Spain, Cuenca – One of the Most Beautiful Medieval Towns
Cuenca offers a beautiful view, overlooking the gorge of the river Huecar. The location of the city has the result of a specific architecture in the form of hanging houses rise on steep rocks.
Germany: Rostock I – Historic Hanseatic City
For a pleasant stroll along the coastal promenade and a touch of history do not look just for the Mediterranean sea. If you like a lighter climate, head to the Baltic Sea. One of the options is the city of Rostock. And today we take a walk in its downtown.
SK: Slovak Paradise – Walk Across Piecky Gorge
Slovakia is full of immense natural wealth, attractive sites that are regularly visited by crowds of tourists from different parts of the world. The Slovak Paradise is undoubtedly one of these key tourist sites. Today we are going to the Piecky Gorge, where we take a beautiful hike in the wild nature.
Greece, Thassos Island – Emerald in the Aegean Sea
The green island of Thassos is situated in Eastern Macedonia. It is green because mountain peaks are covered by pine and olive groves. Its rocky shores are washed by the tranquil Aegean Sea. You will not find any airport or industrial zone. That makes the air here great. Thanks to the marble subsoil, one of the best marbles in the world is mined here.
Italy, Sicily – Trapani: Ancient Fishermen's Port
From continental Italy, we will head to Sicily, a lively and noisy island, where you can hear the salesmen in the markets screaming that their tomatoes are the best ones. On the streets you will hear the locals loudly talking about everything. Even if you have some basics in Italian, it is possible that you often do not understand the local because Sicily speaks with its own dialect.
Lower Austria: Four Tips for Summer Trips in Nature
Vacation is best to take in Summer. It is great to spend it in beautiful mountain environment either you are in a pair or you have family with small children. Lower Austria features over 15 thousand trails – mountain trails or theme trails which are there waiting only for you!
Russia, St. Petersburg: Hermitage - Past Blending with the Presence
One of the most famous museums in the world - the Hermitage - lies on the banks of the Neva River in St. Petersburg. It is a complex of six building. Just after the Louvre in Paris this is the second largest museum in the world. The most famous museum building is the Winter Palace, the place where the Tsar's family lived. The museum was founded in 1764 by the Empress Catherine II the Great (the wife of Peter III), but the public could access them only from 1922 (in 1852 a small part was made available in the so-called New Hermitage).
SK, Learn About Slovakian Castles, Afoot or By Bike
Summer is in full swing and it is the best time for family trips. Medieval castles are among the most popular attractions. Children and adults enjoy this. That's why we were fascinated by a new book that helps you to discover medieval castles from a new perspective.
Italy, Florence – San Lorenzo
The Basilica of San Lorenzo in Florence is one of the most remarkable works of Western architecture. It also includes the New Baptism, the Old Communion, the Princely Chapel and the Medici Library. In addition to their architectural importance, these buildings also contain outstanding artistic treasures.
CZ, SK – Follwing the Traces of Dusan Samuel Jurkovic
This year we are commemorating the 150th anniversary of the birth of the most significant Slovak architects Dusan Samuel Jurkovic. In today's article we will remind you of him by visiting unique buildings made by him and also we will tell you something on his life.
Russia, St Petersburg – The Best in the City
Our stroll in St Petersburg will focus on the important church of St. Isaac and Christ's Resurrection (Savior on the Blood) and we will also stop at the symbol of the October Revolution - the cruiser Aurora.
SK, Mysterious Places in Slovakia
If you like to travel in Slovakia and except for well-known places, you also want to discover the less known places with mystical or mysterious atmosphere, do not miss our article . We will introduce you the new book of Mysterious Places.
Italy, Milan – Duomo
Milan is a city of religious history, as evidenced by the number of saints who have been here during their lives. But its greatest pride is undoubtedly the city center with the cathedral. Il Duomo di Milano can be found on all the pictures of the city, so when you visit Milan you shloud not miss this architectural gem. In the following lines we will go through not only her interior, but we will also visit the roof.
Russia, St Petersburg – Magic of White Nights
A city of history, magnificent buildings and imposing churches, theaters, lifting bridges, beautiful women, and white nights, where you still breathe the history of tzars, even though the city is covered in high rise Soviet-era apartment buildings. That's St. Petersburg. Today, a cosmopolitan city full of colors, tourists and cheerful people. Even though you can inhale the St. Petersburg air after two hours of flight, probably because of the visa restriction and the lengthy bureaucratic procedures, tourists from Bohemia do not go there.
Spain, Ibiza – The Capital of Eivissa and a Trip to Formentera Island
Ibiza is an island in the Balearic archipelago with an area of 571 km². It is the eighth largest island of Spain and together with Formentera Island is the main part of Illes Pitiüses (Pine Islands). Ibiza is an island full of fun, never-ending parties and lively life on both beaches and towns.
Italy, Trieste – Visiting Miramare
They say to learn the secret of happy life, go to Trieste.
Italy, Milan – Parco Sempione and Castello Sforzesco
Not only the busy fashion streets are present in the city, but also the space to relax in the shade of the city parks will offer its visitors Milan. Of a number of parks, do not miss at least the city center. And this is not only because Castello Sforzesco Castle is located here.
USA, Arches National Park – The Gateway to the Land of Red Sandstone
If you see a Utah license plate in the US, it'll probably feature a Delicate Arch icon on it. This famous sandstone can be found in the Arches National Park, about 20 km north of Moab.
SK, Spis – The Most Attractive Region for a Summer Vacation
Spis is one of the regions with the strongest tourist potential in Slovakia, even in Central Europe. That's why we would like to invite you to meet him and at the same time introduce you to a book novelty - a tourist guide of Spis.
Vietnam – Ethnicities, Rice Fields, and Phan Xi Pang
Immediately after arriving at Sa Pa, stay and do not waste your time. With clear visibility, the best choice is to arrange a lift to Phan Xi Pang. It is the longest cableway in the world that uses a three-lane system. Its length is about 6 km and was opened in 2016. It is still being built here. True, for tourists who enjoy the virgin nature with a mountain cottage, it probably will not. Several pagodas, sanctuaries, even a train have been built on top, which will take you to the highest point. The prospects are really good, and the landscape here is on your palm.
Italy, Parma – Delicious Place
Do you like parma ham and parmesan cheese? Now you know that these two delicacies were born in the city of Parma. The nearly two-thousand-year-old town lies between the Apennines and the Padoa plain and is the capital of the north-Italian region of Emilia Romagna.
US, Monument Valley: The Wild West in the Land of the Navajo
On the border of Utah and Arizona is one of the most popular US icons - the Monument Valley. You will see these sandstone rock formations from a distance. The red-orange desert plain around it makes the rocks stand out nicely. When you arrive in this area, do not forget to take a picture of the famous U.S. route 163. You can not leave without a shot of an empty straight road with amazing backgrounds.
SK, Come and Get to Know Slovakia from Above
Do you lile beautiful views of the Tatra countryside? If so, you can look forward to a new publication by Dajama Publishing House, which elaborates on beautiful views from a selection of lookout towers.
Vietnam – Ways to Travel
There are many places how to travel in the country. I have prepared for you a small summary with some recommendations.
CZ: Praha – Jewish Quarter II: Synagogues
Nowadays, there are no buildings in the Jewish quarter of Prague, except for the synagogues and the mysterious Old Jewish Cemetery about which we wrote the last time-. Synagogues belong to the orthodox Prague Jewish community, some of them feature exhibits from the Jewish Museum which you may view as ordinary visitors.
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