Cambodia, Angkor Thom: Angkor Wat in the Morning
When our alarm set off at four a.m. it took us some time to realize where we were, especially after the strenuous day before. Siem Reap is a small town visited by tourist in large numbers thanks to its Angkor Wat temple complex as well as other temples. The town was still asleep when we hopped on our rented bikes to ride to our next adventure.
Venezuela, Caracas – A City on the Caribbean I
We stay in Americas one more time. This time we, however, move further north, to Venezuela. Many of you know Venezuela for her dictator Hugo Chávez. Or that Venezuela is one of the biggest oil producers.
CZ: Máj Outlook - A Place Great for Instagram Pics
A place popular not only for beautiful views, falls into the box of places "trips around Prague". If you are a little "instafriendly", you have certainly seen the prospect of May with many users. It is one of the most popular and most visited places, mostly people come here in spring, summer, but in the autumn it is beautifully colored and in winter there is also nice, just be careful to slip.
Mascarene Islands, Rodrigues: Wild Beauty in the Indian Ocean
In case you like kite surfing, diving, octopus, fishing, and exploring new places untouched by mass tourism then you will love this place.
USA, Florida: Everglades National Park – Home for Crocodilles
The Everglades National Park is situated down in Florida's south which sees high tourist traffic. We are no exception. The entire area is listed in UNESCO's World Heritage Site list. This park is at low altitude. Vast marshalnds which cover most of park's area are typical for this region. Home in there are aligators and crocodilles for which marshlands is a natural habitat.
SK, Novohrad Region: Filakovo Town on Slovakian Border with Hungary
Today we move together to Novohrad region. We visit the most interesting nooks of this small town. Also we walk around a beautiful ruin of Filakovsky Castle.
Austria, Wolfsthal: Town on Borderline – VIDEO
In 1083, the Austrian village of Wolfsthal is mentioned for the first time in the donation deed of Bishop Gottweig of Passau as part of the parish of Hainburg. Later it became an estate, under which the now independent municipalities of Berg and Hundsheim fell. Today we will take a walk through the history of this border village, but also through its extraordinary sights.
Cambodia, Angkor Thom: By Bike Through Jungle At Night
You can buy tickets valid in entire Angkor Wat with different duration. Me decided for a three-day ticket. We did want to enjoy all the temples in slow pace. The first two days we explored surrounding temples and we left Angkor Wat itself for the last day.
Chile: Easter Island - a mysterious paradise
Easter Island, well known thanks to its stone statues, is situated 3220 kilometres distant, in southwest direction from Galapagos Islands, and 3600 kilometres in west direction from Valparaiso in Chile. This country annexed the island in 1888. Easter Island could be reached by air from Chile.
CZ, Svatý Jan pod Skalou – A Trip to the Heart of the Bohemian Karst – VIDEO
The Bohemian Karst offers countless possibilities for beautiful trips - whether on foot, by bike or by boat. One of the most popular destinations is the village in the heart of the protected landscape area - Svatý Jan pod Skalou. Let's go to it together from the nearby village of Srbsko.
Tanzania, Zanzibar: Kizimkazi, Jozani Forest – Cruise with Dolphines and Jozani Primaveal Forest
Kizimkazi is a small village in Zanzibar, where dolphins are found in the bay. It lies in the southern part of the island, some 50 km (31mi) from the capital city. Dolphin watching and the opportunity to swim with them is a great tourist attraction, which the locals are well aware of. So we are also tempted.
USA, Miami – A Big City on the Shores of Florida
Miami is a big city with all what comes with it – a vast airport, traffic jam on its multiplelane highways, skyscrapers, city parks, coeastline with beautiful beaches, museums, restaurants, etc.
Hungary: Town of Mosonmagyaróvár II
In the last part, we were talking about the history of the town in a beautiful area of the Lower Danube. Today we will talk more about historic sights and town’s icons and also we will focus on tourist industry. Many tourists from far visit Mosonmagyaróvár each year.
Cambodia, Angkor Wat: Through Jungle by Bike
It is almost unthinkable to see Cambodia and not to see Angkor Wat the famous temple which is the symbol of the country present also on the national flag.
Chile: From Coyhaique to Argentina and on the Route 40 Back to Chile on the Route 40
We conclude our journey across Carretera Austral at the town of Coyhaique. We leave Puerto Aysén and enjoy amazing nature with amazing vistas. The Río Simpson river is our company for almost the entire journey. By the way, the rivers flows across Reserva Nacional Río Simpson nature reserve.
CZ, Kutna Hora: St Barbora's Church – A Sister of St Vitus Cathedral - VIDEO
There are only a few cathedrals in the Czech Republic that can compete with Prague in their beauty. The Gothic temple of St. Barbora is one of them, the circumstances of the creation are, moreover, absolutely unique. Let's take a look at the cathedral now and then in the pictures and videos.
Tanzania, Zanzibar: Prison Island – Giant Tortoise and Spice Farm
Our next trip is to visit Prison Island or Changuu Island. We come here with a small boat from the capital. The name Prison Island can be translated as a prison island, which is somewhat misleading. The prison has never been here before. The island served only as a temporary residence for disobedient slaves.
USA, Florida: Orlando – Amusement Park
The Florida city of Orlando is clearly one of the world's most visited destinations. Tens of millions of people come here every year. The most interesting in this city are local amusement parks. We have already taken you to some of them - Islands of Adventure, Walt Disney World or Universal Studios Orlando.
Hungary: Town of Mosonmagyaróvár I.
On a confluence of the Mošonský Dunaj and the River Litava, not far from Slovak borders, there is a beautiful town with houses built mostly in baroque or classicist style. The name of the town is Mosonmagyaróvár and it was founded in 1939 when settlements Moson and Magyaróvár merged.
SR, Marianka: The Way of the Cross - VIDEO
On Good Friday, Christians commemorate the day of the passion, crucifixion and death of Jesus Christ. In Roman Catholic churches, as the only day of the year, no Holy Mass is celebrated, and the altars are without church vestments.
Lithuania: The Hill of Crosses – A Place of Hopes and Memories
"Magica locus" - a magic place or a place of hopes of memories too. This fact is testified by thousands of crosses aiming to the sky. It will impress you with its shinning aura and you will feel you are at the right place. At place you will find peace.
Chile: Puerto Varas, La Arena and Boat Ride to Pumalin National Park
Puerto Varas was another stop on our journey along Chile. It is as popular as the town of Pucón. Puerto Varas is very well maintained. There are many stores selling sporting clothes and sporting goods. We crossed the main street and reached Lago Llanquihue. The vistas are impressive from here. We even spotted two volcanoes – Osorno and Calbuco. Osorno volcano rises above water. It is of a perfect shape.
Tanzania, Zanzibar: Stone Town – Former Slave Dock
If you visit Zanzibar, do not miss its capital, Stone Town, with its rich history. It was also put on the UNESCO list.
USA, Idaho – Boise: Gold Rush
Potato State. While in the second part of Idaho, we mentioned the alternative name of this state but did not explain it.
Hungary: King's Town Of Szekesfehervar
Szekesfehervar: this town with approx. 100 000 inhabitants (on the way to Balaton Lake) has its extraordinary position in Hungarian's history, as a place where the Hungarian Kings were crowned. As fas as its modern contemporaneity is concerned, well known marks, such as Videoton or Ikarus, are connected with this locality.
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