Traveller guide

Jordan, Amman – A City on Seven Hills II
Published: 12.8.2016
Last time we gave you a taste of Jordanian culture. We made a quick glimpse of one of the most liberal cities in the Arab world – Amman. Today we spent there little bit more time.

Germany, Berlin – A Green City
Published: 11.8.2016
Intercultural gardens, nude beach, sheep, birds’ singing, rusty Ferris wheel making squeaking sounds in the wind, grass on the runway of former airport – these are some of many green places in Berlin. Easy-going atmosphere is typical in Berlin. Too bad that many try to do only sightseeing without stepping in Berlin’s green.

SK, Bratislava – New Stary Bridge
Published: 10.8.2016
Across historical center of Bratislava we moved to another landmark after we made a beautiful walk along city walls. Our next point of interest is more than 120 years old. Yet it is new.

Portugal, Sintra – A Romantic City Near Lisbon – VIDEO
Published: 9.8.2016
Just 45 minutes by train from the center of Lisbon there is the city of Sintra. It became famous for its castle, palaces, and many beautiful buildings. Moreover, there is a beautiful nature park Sintra-Cascais, unusual mountains which will lure you to make a trip. Let’s see Sintra together.

Italy, Sicily – Catania, Etna, Taormina
Published: 8.8.2016
The second largest town on Sicily is situated on the slopes of Europe’s highest active volcano, Mount Etna. You can get to Sicily by plane easily. Count with a transfer in Rome or Naples. Perhaps you will be lucky and find a cheap direct flight. Buses ride from the airport to the city center. However, mind that locals don’t know much English. Therefore, take a dictionary with you. And be careful when arriving at night. In the district next to the city center there are high rates of criminality. They will warn you about this at your hotel.

Myanmar: The Country of Many Faces IV – Hsipaw and Bawgyo Festival
Published: 6.8.2016
While travelling across Burma, we travel to Hsipaw in Shan State in the north of the country. Full moon is about to come. In this time a large celebration takes place in Bawgyo. Many Burmese delicacies are sold during this time, and you can experience also some fair rides and fire works.

Jordan, Amman – The City of Seven Hills I
Published: 5.8.2016
Our first part on Jordan is focused on the city of Amman. First, however, we tell you something on Jordan and its culture. Then we move to the city itself and tell you something on Muslim dining etiquette.

Germany, Fichtelberg: Splendid Vista of the Ore Mountains
Published: 4.8.2016
Fichtelberg is 25 kilometers by air from Karlovy Vary. It is the highest mountain in the Ore Mountains but on theirs German side. It is a nice climb where you pass 1000 meters above sea level of altitude and you can see two countries from there.

SK, Bratislava: City Walls
Published: 3.8.2016
Presidential garden was the point of interest we saw last week. Today we see another great place in Bratislava - the city walls. They take you to the Middle Ages for free and also shelter you from the heat of summer.

Portugal, Lisboa – The Oldest City in Western Europe – VIDEO
Published: 2.8.2016
Lisboa is righteously one of the most visited cities in Europe. Yellow trams, hills, cable cars... You can easily get lost in its colorful streets for hours. Washed laundry waves in the wind, you can drink coffee with locals at one of many great cafes and taste local sweet pastry. You can also just set off to the grandiose Ponte 25 de Abril, a red bridge which looks like Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco.

Gibraltar – To See Monkeys in the South of Europe
Published: 1.8.2016
There is a small British enclave in the southernmost tip of Spain (Andalusia region known for the cities of Cordoba and Granada mostly). The earliest finding of human settlement dates back to the Stone Age here. A skull of a Neanthrtal man was found there. Later, armed struggles were led over the this strategic area which was annexed by the United Kingdom eventually.

Great Britain: Edinburgh –The Capital of Scotland
Published: 31.7.2016
Today, we visit one of the four countries creating the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. It is Scotland which is situated in the north of the island. The Atlantic Ocean creates its boundaries on the north and the North Sea in the east.

Myanmar: The Land of Many Facesí III – Teak-Smelling Amarapura
Published: 30.7.2016
Great performance of the sun and the longest teak bridge in the world in the background. This you can see at only one place in the world.

Denmark, Klampenborg – Dyrehavsbakken
Published: 29.7.2016
A while ago we mentioned Dyrehavsbakken, the oldest amusement park in the world. Its name is quite long and hard to pronounce. No wonder then that people call it simply Bakken. It is about 10 minutes by car (20 minutes by train) from Copenhagen.

SK, Bratislava: Presidential Garden
Published: 27.7.2016
Summer is the period of walks and relax. Pools, parks, or mountains are welcomed shelters from the heat. We went to Bratislava's green oases this time. Locals and tourists alike find there refuge among trees and flowers.

Portugal - The Westernmost Country of European Continent – VIDEO
Published: 26.7.2016
Wine, coffee, cliffs, waves. The western-most country of continental Europe is of the sort everybody likes. It belongs to the top 20 most visited countries in the world. There are beautiful beaches including the best surf beaches of all Europe. Nature in the inland is magnificent as wel. Culture is rich and cities are lively and busy. Let's visit Portugal!

Spain, Cordoba – A City of Two Cultures
Published: 25.7.2016
A beautiful city scenting with orange trees is located in Andalusia, south Spain - Cordoba (Córdoba in Spanish). The city is protected by UNESCO. Tourists are lured in for its Arabic architecture originating around the year 1000. The city was an important part of Islamic cutlure back then.

Morocco: African Kingdom
Published: 24.7.2016
This time we leave Europe to visit Africa, Morocco (the Kingdom of Morocco) to be precise. 32 million people live in this country in the north of Africa. It is a beloved sea resort where also many landmarks are located.

Myanmar: The Land of Many Facesí II – Inwa on a Horse Carriage
Published: 23.7.2016
A town where is a water canal, banana trees, remains of wooden cloisters. Curious looks of Burmese children, and a pleasant encounter with farmer Uman.

Netherlands, Kaatsheuvel – Efteling Amusement Park
Published: 22.7.2016
Last week we spent some time in Denmark in the second oldest but one of the most popular amusement parks in Europe - Tivoli. Today we visit the Netherlands. Home to the another popular park - Efteling.

SK: Male Karpaty – Sandberg-Pajstun Geopark
Published: 20.7.2016
The Male Karpaty mountains is a very beautiful mountain range situated in the west of Sloavkia. There are many interesting paleontological and geological localities in the south of the range. The significance of this area led to foundation of a new Slovak geopark - the Sandberg-Pajstun geopark (SAPAG).

Spain, Malaga – City which Lives
Published: 18.7.2016
Malaga (correct Spanish spelling is Málaga) is the second largest city in Andalusia. It is situated on the Mediterranean coastline. It is a center of the famous Costa del Sol resort.

Myanmar: The Land of Many Faces I – Old Times Mandalay
Published: 16.7.2016
Castle gates, gigantic royal palace, wooden teak cloister, world´s largest book, the Iravadi river – welcome to Mandalay.

Denmark, Copenhagen - Tivoli Gardens
Published: 15.7.2016
We have introduced you several of the best European amusement parks. We mentioned Tivoli Gardens as well. It is one of the oldest amusement parks in the world.

SK: Spisska Nova Ves – The Gate to Paradise
Published: 13.7.2016
We visited the town of Master Paul last week – Levoca. We move 11 kilometers to the south to Spisska Nova Ves. This town is considered the gateway to the national park of Slovensky Raj.

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