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Sheraton Bijao Beach Resort

on 07/10/2014 in Panama
Get your creative juices running and think of some idyllic beach side luxury destination. Yeah, dream on and imagine of how you would spend your vacation in such a destination if you were to get a chance...now snap out of it and come back to us. Such a destination exists. Its name is Sheraton Bijao Beach Resort. The resort features...

Memories Grand Bahama Beach and Casino

on 07/11/2014 in The Bahamas
The Memories Grand Bahama Beach and Casino is nestled on the beautifully palmed Grand Bahama Island. If there is a place that can be referred to as paradise on the good old planet earth, it would be this island. It boasts pristine white sand beaches, turquoise crystal clear water, ample wildlife and tropical weather. Apart from its natural beauty, the...

Viñales Valley

on 06/18/2014 in Cuba
For centuries, traditional methods of agriculture have prevailed in the Vinales Valley. Most notable is the traditional methods of tobacco growing that have remained unchanged for several centuries. The outstanding Karst landscape blends well with the vernacular styles of architecture, crafts, and music. The Vinales Valley is home to a series of caves on the slopes and hillocks that were...

Garrison Border Town of Elvas and its Fortifications

on 05/29/2014 in Portugal
The Fortified City of Elvas traces its roots to the Arab period. It is one of the cities that were upgraded during Christian up until the 16th century. From the medieval military architectural period, the only monument that remains is the castle and 2 walls popularly known as ‘Muslim Walls’. From the 17th century a third medieval wall was installed...

Historic Centre of San Gimignano

on 05/09/2014 in Italy
San Gimignano is located in the Italian region of Tuscany, about 56 kilometers from the city of Florence. It was an important relay point for the pilgrims that were head to Rome on Via Francigena. The Historic center is home to 72 tower houses that symbolize the wealth and power of the Patrician families that controlled the town. Unfortunately, of...

Strasbourg – Grande île you gotta go here

on 04/09/2014 in France
The Grande Ile of Strasbourg is an outstanding example of domestic architecture in the Rhine Valley in the 15th and 16th century. It showcases the eastwards movement of Gothic art in areas that were not within the core of the Gothic movement. This unique ensemble was so much influential to the Germanic countries that its influence can be divided into...

5 amazing restaurants in Lille

on 03/25/2014 in Lille
Lille is a northern France city that is located on the French-Belgium border. I am reliably informed that it is the last French frontier to the north and if you want to enjoy a little bit of Belgium influence on French cuisine, it is the place to go. Thus said, you are well advised to try out the following top-rated...

Kakadu National Park you gotta go here

on 03/28/2014 in Australia
Whether you love history or not, the fact that an ecosystem has survived over 40,000 years of natural selection is bound to elicit some awe in you. This is exactly how the story of Kakadu National Park begins. Excavations on archaeological sites reveal stone tools, rock paintings and other Stone Age tools that can astound even the most cynical traveler....

Things to do when on an adventure tour in the Berchtesgarden

on 03/03/2014 in Germany
Germans names are hard to pronounce for the average English speaker. They have several consonants following each other, making them sound funny in the Anglo-Saxon word formation. Berchtesgarden might be hard to pronounce, but the town's beauty is characteristic of anything 'made in Germany' - it is stylish, sensible, and carefully choreographed. This Bavarian town is almost surreal...and in this...

Best Burger joints in Beijing

on 02/24/2014 in Beijing
Beijing is the capital of the People's Republic of China and one of the most powerful cities in the world today - both politically and economically. The Chinese are becoming more and more globalized if the number of the burger joints within their capital city is anything to go by. They have acquired a taste for the ever popular American...

A brief history of London

on 02/11/2014 in London
The following is a chronology of how the city of London, capital of the United Kingdom with a GDP of over US$750 came to be. 4500BC - Although the evidence is not very concrete as to warrant mention is scientific data, there is reason to believe the area where the present day city of London occupies was occupied in 4500...

5 things you need to know about Prague

on 01/31/2014 in Prague
Prague is the historical capital of the Bohemia and the present day capital of the Czech Republic. The city is located along the banks of Vltava River in the northwest of the country. It is home to 1.3 million people while its metropolitan area is home to over 2 million people. Its climate is temperate Oceania and thus experiences warm...