This Friday we will take you to Hilton Head Island, which is one of the relatively new holiday discoveries in the USA. It was connected to the mainland by a bridge only in the mid-1950s, and in the last decade the local population has experienced a population boom as the island's population has doubled. Today, more than two and a half million tourists a year on this promontory of the South Carolina coast.
Embark on a new book guide to the current spas of Slovakia. You will get acquainted not only with the spa itself, treatment or rehabilitation programs, but you will also get to know the spa from the point of view of interesting tourist destinations for health tourism.
In the western foothills of the Roháče Mountains, you will find the village of Zuberec in a picturesque valley. In addition to trips to the mountains, it also attracts the extensive open-air museum of the Orava Village Museum and the Brest Cave. Let's go here together and look into the history of the Orava region.
The capital of Bulgaria lies at the foot of the Vitosha Mountains and near the Serbian border. Sofia is the largest city in the country and you will find many places worth visiting. It is a cosmopolitan city where many cultural events take place throughout the year.
Liptov is one of the most beautiful and most popular tourist regions in Slovakia. If you want to spend pleasant moments here, enjoy nature, but also culture, we recommend choosing perhaps the most comfortable accommodation in the whole region, which is also affordable!
Turquoise blue lagoons, freshwater lakes, crystal clear sea and rich underwater life full of colorful fish, but also shipwrecks from World War II. All this and much more awaits you on Corona, an island north of Palawan.
The most romantic city in South Carolina. That's what people like to call the charming Beaufort. For example, the city offers beautiful 18th century architecture.
Head to the 25 most beautiful castles in western Slovakia, their overview is brought to you by a new tourist guide from the family publishing house Dajama. The book Castles for Children is another engaging publication in the edition Trips with Children, which will introduce you not only to Slovak medieval gems.
Slovenia's third highest mountain is definitely worth a visit. Just thanks to the fact that you can drive up to two thousand meters and you can enjoy unforgettable views even longer.
Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation, in the past also the Swiss Confederation, is a smaller landlocked country in Central Europe. It lies between Lake Constance, Lake Geneva, the Rhine and the Alps. The state consists of a total of 26 cantons. In the past, this area was home to many families and nobles, who have left us many beautiful and well-preserved castles and chateaux. And believe me, some are like a fairy tale!
When they say the Philippines, most are reminiscent of paradise beaches lined with coconut groves. But Bohol Island is a perfect example of how the country offers more than just beaches. Here you will find lush green forests, symmetrical hills, the smallest primates in the world and incredible underwater life.
Today we visit the idyllic southern city of Savannah, which boasts old villas, parks with fountains and tall trees. This relatively small town has a charming charm and a relaxed atmosphere. Savannah lies on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean at the mouth of the Savannah River, just on the border with South Carolina.
80 meters high and 30 meters wide. So big is the window in the rock above the Vršič saddle in the Slovenian Alps. Directly through it there is quite a demanding ferrata, but you can also get up the classic trekking route, which we will now set off together.
Greek Kefalonia is the largest island in the Ionian Sea, located between Lefkada and Zakynthos. People come here mainly for beautiful beaches and peace, because it is not so touristy yet. The capital is Argostoli, which is also worth a visit. We stay in Lixouri and there is a ferry every 30 minutes between Lixouri and Argostoli. One trip costs less than 3 euros and takes 20 minutes.
We continue to travel around the United States, today we look at the Arkansas city of Little Rock, which lies in the heart of this southern state. The city is located along the Arkansas River and was founded in 1820, shortly after the establishment of Arkansas territory. From the beginning, Little Rock has been the capital of the state, which, 200 years after its founding, has been a popular excursion destination for families, where a lot can be done.
The town located in the Hradec Králové region on the river Kněžná is associated with several historically significant names. The author of the novel There Were Five of Them comes here - the writer Karel Poláček, the composer Jiří Rychnovský, Magdalena Dobromila Rettigová wrote the famous Domestic Cookbook here and the Kolowrat family owns and manages one of the largest Baroque complexes in Bohemia - the Kolowrat Castle.
135 kilometers long, beautifully blue and clean, with lots of canyons and rapids and mainly surrounded by breathtaking scenery. This is the Slovenian river Soča. In today's part of the Slovenian series, we will look at a unique place where the river springs.
Wondering if you will end up heading out to sea? Would you like to fly to Crete? This island is so famous that we will not talk about it now. But while you're here, we know of a great day trip. That you don't want to walk around the sights in the awful heat? Be calm, this trip will absolutely captivate you. We set off to Chrissi Island.
Pag is the fifth largest island in all of Croatia. It is famous in the world for lace, Pag cheese, white wine, salt and especially the beaches and its nightlife. It differs from mainland Croatia in that it retains its rural character. Although this has changed in recent years and the island is visited mainly by young people interested in enjoying party life on the famous beach Zrce.
Today we will continue to explore Beaumont, Texas. The second part starts unusually, in a kind of alligator zoo Gator Country Adventure Park, where more than 600 alligators live. One of the inhabitants is also Velký Al, which is about 90. The local community also includes Velký Tex, which has grown to a size of 4.5 meters in captivity and weighs almost half a ton.
Recently, a practical book re-edition of tourist guides with a backpack around Slovakia from the family publishing house Dajama saw the light of day. In addition to attractive tourist destinations, it also brings tourist maps.
Today we will look at one of the most popular and most beautiful Slovenian places. Slovenia's largest lake lies in a beautiful valley, is surrounded by high mountains and offers many opportunities for exploring.
Lefkada is said to be a pearl in the Ionian Sea and to have just the most beautiful beaches in all of Greece. The name Lefkada dates back to ancient Greece and was derived from the bright white cliffs at the southernmost tip of the island. And we will take a closer look at this gem together today.
After visiting Corpus Christi, we will drive to Beaumont in the northeast today. Beaumont's history is closely linked to oil production. The incident from 1901, when there was a huge explosion of an oil well, is still in memory. Today's Beaumont is surrounded by oil wells, but the city is strongly focused on protecting its natural resources, such as the Big Thicket National Preserve and the Cattail Marsh Wetland.
The most amazing historical monument of the town of Pezinok is undoubtedly the Pezinok chateau. It was built at the turn of the 13th and 14th centuries as a water castle. And despite several reconstructions, the original appearance of the castle has been preserved. Thanks to this, the Pezinok chateau can be described as an impressive and unique building.
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