Are you planning a vacation and don't just want to roll on the beach? How about a little adventure on volcanic islands? Panarea and Stromboli belong with other islands under the Aeolian Islands. They are also known as the Aeolian Islands and are located in the Tyrrhenian Sea. It is located on the northern coast of Sicily in the active volcanic zone between Mount Vesuvius and Mount Etna. These are actually the tops of volcanoes protruding above sea level. They are part of the Italian province of Messina, which belongs to the Autonomous Community of Sicily.
Do you know what the streets and squares of Bratislava looked like 300 years ago? Can you imagine what its inhabitants fed and what life was like at that time in the streets and houses of rich and poor citizens? The new book publication "Bratislava-known-unknown" will show us how and what the city lived in in the 18th century and at the same time allow us to peek into various corners.
In the last article about Ljubljana, we visited Metelkova Street and Dragon Bridge, so we continue to the center. We go along the river Lublanice down towards the square Prešernov trg. France Prešeren (1800–1849) was a romantic poet and also a lawyer. He gradually became the first European-recognized Slovenian writer.
Today we dedicate to small towns in the state of Idaho. The topography of this state is diverse. You will find snowy mountains, wild rivers and deep forests. Only the trips to the cities that we present to you are an experience.
During curfews and restrictions related to the coronavirus pandemic, the focus of tourism shifted to day trips around his home. The inhabitants of towns and villages thus rediscover the beauty of mountains, forests and nature. Today we will take you to northeastern Slovakia, more precisely to the vicinity of the district town of Svidník.
We find ghost towns all over the world, but one of the most interesting ghost islands in the world is located in Japan, near Nagasaki. Hashima or Gunkan-jima (Warship Island) is one of the 505 uninhabited islands belonging to Japan. However, this one is absolutely unique.
Today, we will end our trip in the Banská Bystrica region with a visit to picturesque villages and towns. We will also take you through natural nooks and crannies, technical monuments, and even stop at the symbolic center of Europe.
After the beautiful Austrian spa Bad Blumau we leave the country and head to our destination.
The weather has broken down in the last week and has cooled significantly. So let's go somewhere warm, for example to sunny Florida. About an hour's drive north of Miami you will reach Boynton Beach, home to approximately 80,000 people and another 6 million in the conurbation.
When you say Ireland, everyone thinks a little differently. Most people associate Ireland with a green landscape, untamed nature with grazing sheep, Irish whiskey, but certainly also with the Cliffs of Moher. These are a symbol of Ireland, as are Guinness beer or live Irish music.
There are up to twenty thousand ghost towns all over Italy, yes, it's an incredible number. It is due to frequent earthquakes and landslides, and thus unsatisfactory conditions for agriculture and life. Today we will visit the most famous depopulated cities and learn about their past and present.
This year you are definitely wondering where it would be possible to travel and where to spend a pleasant holiday, preferably by the sea. I have a little inspiration for you. For me, the choice was quite clear, Slovenia won.
The city of Jacksonville was founded in 1860 shortly after gold deposits were found in the area. Within the state of Oregon, Jacksonville holds one championship, the first Chinatown was established here, which was founded by emigrants from San Francisco. This fact only became apparent at the beginning of the new millennium, when broken Chinese bowls, tea cups or Chinese coins were found while working on the road.
When it comes to Canada and national parks, most probably think of the western part of Canada, mostly British Columbia and Alberta. Today, however, we will be talking about the eastern part of Canada, the province of Quebec. Come and be carried away by the untouched nature of the Gaspésie Park.
Since we've walked the Walk of Fame and taken a photo with the words Hollywood, we're heading from the Hollywood hills to the Pacific Ocean and the LA coast this time. If you like swimming or have surfed, these places will be an ideal attraction for you. But that's not all, the entertainment offer is much wider here, so let's visit Malibu and Santa Barbara together.
This time we will take you to the south of central Slovakia, where it covers the largest area of all regions. We will talk about the Banská Bystrica region, whose history as well as monuments are closely connected with the mining past.
The Portuguese trip to Santiga de Compostela became important as early as the 12th century, which is a significant century in the history of Portugal because it meant the country's independence. It is not as frequented as the Spanish routes, the more "pilgrimage" you will have.
Stanley is a mountain town in the state of Idaho, which offers an excellent base for trips to beautiful surroundings. Among other things, to Sawtooth Mountain National Recreation Park, which is probably the most celebrated national park in the state of Idaho, which covers an area of an incredible more than 3,000 square kilometers.
Liptov is one of the most beautiful regions of Slovakia. Many visitors come here not only for trips to nature or thermal springs, but also to admire historical and artistic monuments. It is no coincidence that in this period, when people need positive signals and tips for excursion places, which we hope will be opened soon, the tourist guide to Liptov is published.
Do you prefer peaceful walks on pebble beaches with the soothing sounds of the ocean? Do you want to look into the beautiful Canadian nature? Forillon National Park offers a wide range of experiences by the sea, along the cliffs, but also in the woods. You can even go snorkeling, discovering underwater plants and underwater life. You can even watch whales here. And it's really an experience!
Today we will travel through sunny California to the city of Los Angeles. The city of angels greeted us with gloomy weather, but that did not stop us from thoroughly inspecting it. After well-known places, such as Hollywood or the Walk of Fame, we also moved to explore its outskirts.
The Silver Road (Vía de la Plata) is one of the oldest that heads to Santiago de Compostela. At the same time, it is also infrequent, which is ideal for refining one's own thoughts.
We've been to the Pacific Northwest, Washington, several times, but there are still many places worth mentioning. One of them is Winthrop.
If you find yourself in Los Angeles and you love art and architecture, don't miss a visit to the Getty Museum. The Getty Center was established here in 1997, so it probably won't seem very modern to you anymore, but I still wouldn't miss the tour. This complex of the world's largest private art collection is located on a hill above LA.
After a week, we return to the Žilina region to take you through breathtaking sights. Today we start near Liptovský Mikuláš, in the picturesque village of Svätý Kríž.
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