Spain II: Tibidabo – Sacred Mountain above Barcelona - VIDEO
Having 512 meters, Tibidabo is the highest summit of the Serra de Collserola. Therefore, you should miss it if you want to enjoy one of the best vistas over Barcelona. Tibidabo is on city’s northwest. You can easily distinguish it for its white temple on the top.
Canada: Whistler – Mountain Village I
Mountain village of Whistler is to be found in western Canada (BC). It is built to the middle of forest surrounded by high mountains. This place used to be possessed by other creatures – black bears. Righteously so they peak into the village. Simply put: Whistler is the land of bears.
Italy: Ischia Island – Place of Many Contrasts
We are leaving the Gulf of Napoli beloved by artists. We are heading to a Mediterranean island which came to existence as a result of volcanic activity in the end of Tertiary. It has been forming for millions of years to the terrain formation we happen to know as Ischia.
China: Studies – When a Friend Comes from Afar
... is that joyful? Already in one of my past articles I quoted the first sentence from Analects by Confucius. To be honest I thought of it very often. Prior my departure to China almost every other person asked me: „When may I arrive? You know I wouldn’t need a guide when you are there...“
SK, Mochovce – Nuclear Power Plant
South of Slovakia boast with beautiful nature and interesting sights. Today we traveled to bit different sight – Mochovce nuclear power plant located between the cities of Nitra and Levice.
Lithuania, Trakai – A Town with Island Castle
Today we go to the southernmost and the largest Baltic country – Lithuania. We will visit the ancient town of Trakai only 28 km away from the capital of Vilnius.
Spain I: Barcelona – Center of Catalonia - VIDEO
Spain’s second largest city, the center of Catalonia, popular destination of digital nomads, and mostly the place from where you bring countless great experiences. Barcelona is very kind to any type of traveler and you can visit it in any season.
Turkey: Pamukkale and Laodikeia
Today I arrive from the historical town of Afrodisias to the small village of Pamukkale often visited by holidaymakers.
Iceland – Meeting on Another Planet XXII
The following two days we are going to spend on a ship and have the last stope at Ejer Bavnehøj, Denmark, where is a tower open whole year.
China: Studies – Learning in China
It hasn’t been so long ago when I boarded the plane to Helsinki. I was thinking how I would spend a night before leaving for Beijing. Suddenly, I realized that my stay in China is coming to an end. It was one of these moments when I felt nostalgia and casted my mind back.
SK, Rohace – An Adventure Long to Remember
After visiting many places we return to nature today. Our steps lead us to beautiful, untamed, and unique Western Tatras, concretely to the Rohace.
CZ, Prague Towers– A Unique Trip
This time we go to the capital of the Czech Republic to make a beautiful walk to see the most popular tourist attractions which would give us another perspectives on the life on the city on the Vltava River.
Turkey: Afrodisias – A Town Devoted to a Goddess
The ancient town of Afrodisias is one of Turkey’s most beautiful place, still not many tourists visit it. I decided I have to visit it...
Iceland – Meeting on Another Planet XXI
After a long time we slept in we woke at 9:30. Night was peaceful only one thing was unpleasant, that is air temperature in couchettes which was more than 30 degrees Celsius. It is not optimal given the combination of air temperature on the deck – too hot in the cabins, too cold outside.
China: Studies - (Not)Useful Jobs
I am of those people who cannot enjoy shopping. Mostly I have this feeling that the time spent finding something could we spent much more efficiently. When I decide to go somewhere shopping I need time.
Morocco, Casablanca – Pompous Mosque and Art Deco
We travel to the north from Senegal to northwestern part of African continent. Our destination is Morocco, the country which covers around half-a-million square kilometers and where live 33 million people.
CZ, Tabor: Pintovka Nature Trail
Forest complex which spans in the southwest and connects to the town center has several tourist trails and the nature trail bearing the same name as the park - Pintovka.
Austria, Klosterneuburg – Majestic Monastery in the Armful of Flowers
Spring is perfect for trips. Therefore, we took our car and set off to cozy town of Klosterneuburg that is only 15 kilometers northwest from Wien. Still far away we could see pompous monastery, or adverts inviting us to see orchid exhibition in the monastery garden.
SK, Cachtice – Castle Veiled in Mystery – VIDEO
Slovakia is a country that is rich in castles, chateaus, and small castles. We could count hundreds of them here. We planned couple of trips for our free time. One of them took us back in time to the middle ages. We saw mysterious Cachticky castle.
Rakousko: Hallstatt – Picturesque Town at the Lake
This picturesque town is part of the UNESCO’s world heritage. You can find it in central Austria, in the area called Salzkammergut. This area is lined with high limestone ridges. There are many beautiful lakes.
Iceland – Meeting on Another Planet XX
The night was freezing yet beautiful. In the morning, sun is shining and it seems it will be the last one we enjoy on the island.
China: Studies - Xiamen V: Artillery Fortress and University
Our trip to see the famous tulou 土楼 was great. A strange van appeared and it was not strange after all. Chinese tourists stepped in and we stepped in as well because they said that the last bus had just left and the van driver would give us better price.
Senegal, Dakar – A Trip to Former French Enclave
After couple of week we spent in Iran now we travel thousands of kilometers westwards, to Senegal, a small African country on the Atlantic Ocean shore.
CZ, Valasske Klobouky: Town of Many Forms – VIDEO
Southeast of Zlin is located a small town of Valasske Klouboky through which flows the river of Kloboucka (Brumlovka). The town is surrounded with the White Carpathians and the Vizovicke Hills. We have heard there is a number of interesting experiences in the town. Therefore, we decided to see it for ourselves.
United Arab Emirates VI: From Al Ain to Ras al Khaimah Emirate
Jeeps were great. First, we were just roaming on the road for half an hour and then headed to the desert. We released some air from the tires so the car wouldn’t jump so much. In a moments notice we were driving down the dunes like we were skiing and not sitting in the car. On dunes’ edges and then up and steeply down… Another dune even higher than the last one.
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