Today we head to sunny California and head to the San Joaquin Valley, which is located in the central area of the state.
In connection with Scotland, everyone will surely recall the fierce people fighting for independence throughout the history of this wild country, be it the Norman and Viking raiders, or the English and Irish usurpers. For the first time, however, the Romans attempted to penetrate the area at that time inhabited by the wild tribes of the Picts and the quieter Britons under the command of Agricola. However, they soon found that the land was not profitable enough for the long-term stay of the soldiers, so they decided to leave the north of Great Britain again and leave the newly built roads, fortresses and ramparts lying fallow.
After a short break we return to England, more precisely to the county of Oxfordshire, where we visit one of the most famous university cities in the world - Oxford. This 160,000 center of education offers almost forty dormitories, amazing history, monuments, personalities and, last but not least, its noble atmosphere.
Spanish cathedrals are among the most impressive of all of Europe. Neither Malaga was left behind, and between 1528 and 1782 the majestic Incarnation Cathedral grew up here, which we will now look into together.
Boracay is often mentioned as the most beautiful island in the Philippines. It is only 7 kilometers long and a wide kilometer, so you can easily walk on foot. Living on this island is a dream of every Filipino, because unlike the other islands, there is wealth, luxury and a very good life thanks to massive tourism.
In Nepal, we went through many familiar treks together, such as Everest base camp or around Annnapurna. Are you looking for something new now? Don't you want to go to Nepal, because the treks already seem to be too sophisticated? Then sharpen and focus your attention towards the Tibetan plateau, where you will find the forbidden Kingdom of Mustang, known as the “mini Tibet of Nepal”. This Nepalese part offers a breathtaking landscape and it seems almost unbelievable that something like this exists on earth. You could hold out for hours and days.
We will visit Alabama Small Town today for the last time. To give you as many tips as possible, let's look at several at once.
The Hogwarts School of Magic is located somewhere in the Highlands, so it's no wonder the landscape is literally interwoven with references to Harry Potter books. J. K. Rowling, who wrote the books, was inspired mainly in the streets of Edinburgh, where she lived at that time. On every corner you can find some unobtrusive reminder from the books, be it street names that look strangely reminiscent of the names of the key characters, or the places where the books themselves were written.
Today we will visit the alpine valley of Stubaital, which is located in the Austrian state of Tyrol, more precisely near the city of Innsbruck. More than 35 km long valley offers several top ski resorts, colorful winter adventures and interesting events.
Right on the famous Costa del Sol in Andalusia, Spain, lies one of Europe's oldest cities, Malaga. The formation of the Phoenicians, Romans, Arabs and Spaniards. That's why countless sights await you. In the article and video, we'll take you to the most interesting.
Philippines is an island state and is one of the most popular exotic destinations in Southeast Asia. However, few archipelago is as colorful as the Philippines. On more than 7000 islands you will find beautiful beaches, rice fields, waterfalls and experience unforgettable diving and snorkeling. However, the reputation of the Catholic Philippines is strongly damaged by organized Muslim groups that kidnap tourists and demand ransom for them.
Do you like retro? If so, we will take you today to Trnava and the High Tatras before 1989. At the same time, we will wander through Bratislava, both through the eyes of children and through the eyes of Matej Bel.
Luang Namtha, a city nestled in the northwest of Laos, is a hidden gem that slowly gets into the subconscious of travelers. It is surrounded by lush mountains dotted with ethnic villages. A hidden paradise for nature lovers, which is definitely worth a visit during your travels in Laos. People come here for an authentic Lao culture experience.
Last week we went through a small town Guntersville and our tip for today's day is the town of Fairhope.
This time we set out on the ski hills, cabins and cable cars to Styria. We will talk about the news of this season, sports, relaxation and cultural events.
Last week we looked at the sights and the historic city center. However, Lviv also travels to culture, food and a busy nightlife. Let's at least part of it “taste”.
South of Brisbane, Queensland, is the sixth largest city on the continent - Gold Coast. You'll feel a bit like in Las Vegas, USA. In translation Golden Coast is a very popular destination especially among young people. This vibrant city is full of fun, laughter and of course golden sunrays.
Today, together with us, you will set out on one of the most popular trips in the Dominican Republic, namely the tropical Caribbean island of Saona, which belongs to the del Este National Park. It is about an hour's drive from Punta Cana, the rest of the way by speedboat. You can also choose Czech guides who have lived here for several years. The trip is all inclusive, so the price inherently includes the possibility of consuming local rum, soft drinks and meals throughout the day.
Today we will walk you through the Alabama countryside, a typical Southern countryside where you will hear true American country music, taste true American barbecue and see important historical landmarks. Although large cities like Birmingham and Montgomery are undoubtedly very interesting and popular with tourists, only in the small town you will find authentic Alabama.
Near the borders of Poland and Ukraine lies one of the most visited places of the country, the city of Lviv. You will find a well-preserved historic center under UNESCO protection and plenty of cultural activities. Let us now go to Lviv together.
The state of Queensland in the northeast of Australia is known for its Great Barrier Reef. Therefore, there are also a large number of tourists, especially diving and snorkeling lovers. Its southern part around Brisbane is a bit neglected by tourists but very popular with Australians.
We have good news for all lovers of good reading and beautiful photos. Two amazing books have been introduced to the bookstore counters, which will take you to the Middle Ages and reveal the secrets of Slovak natural corners.
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.
Today we will stay in Montgomery, where in the previous episode we looked mainly at monuments related to the fight for human rights.
Last week we walked through the student town of Eton and today we head to Windsor. Perhaps the most sought-after landmark of the city, which is also its dominant, is Windsor Castle of the same name.
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