What To Do In Český Krumlov The Fairy Tale Town

Castle Tower in Cesky Krumlov
I had read so much about Cesky Krumlov and not all of it was good. If I had based my decision on what I had read I probably wouldn't have visited. I would have missed seeing a town as pretty as any in a fairy tale. Researching what to do in Cesky Krumlov was not particularly inspiring either, but once I...

Victoria Falls Travel Guide – The Smoke That Thunders

Victoria Falls
Victoria Falls is the natural border between Zimbabwe and Zambia. It is also one of the 7 Natural Wonders of the World and my Victoria Falls travel guide will show you how to make the most of your visit. The falls are neither the highest, nor the widest, but they are the largest due to the sheer volume of water, estimated...

Visiting the Diocletian Palace Is A Window To The Past

Diocletian Palace Split,
Visiting the Diocletian Palace in Split is one the highlights and should not be missed when you visit the city. It is a fascinating place to explore. It is also listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site as it is one of the best-preserved monuments of Roman architecture in the world. What’s the best part of the Diocletian Palace? If...

Bratislava Travel Guide : The Highlights

Bratislava
If you have seen either of the movies “Euro Trip” or “Hostel" you will most definitely have the wrong impression of Bratislava. I can assure you that it is totally safe and nothing at all like it is portrayed.  Bratislava is laid back and the town oozes old world charm. It really should be included in your Eastern European...

Zagreb In One Day : The Sights In A Nutshell

Zagreb
Zagreb, Croatia's capital city, is not a destination that is on a travellers “must see” list. Most people head to Croatia to spend time at the coast. It is understandable as the coastal cities are really beautiful. I discovered that the town is easy to get around and you can see the main sights of  Zagreb in one day without too...

Milan In One Day : The Ultimate Guide

Spires
Milan was not a destination that I thought of visiting. A friend of mine moved to the city a while ago so it was a great excuse to visit and catch up and I discovered just how easy it was to see Milan in one day. The first thing that surprised me about the city was that part of it...

Tips for visiting the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul

Interior of the dome
Istanbul has been on my bucket list for ages. In my mind's eye I conjured up exotic images of the ancient spice route, fragrant food and colourful bazaars. I had heard mixed reports about the political stability in city, but when a friend, who lives there invited me to visit I jumped at the opportunity and besides visiting the...

Guide To Visiting Herculaneum : Pompeii’s Little Sister

Herculaneum
Not many people have heard about Herculaneum, but everyone knows about Pompeii. My guide to visiting Herculaneum shows you just how easy it is to enjoy this stunning archaeological site right on Naples doorstep. Herculaneum or Ercolano as it was also known is just a few kilometres away from Naples at the western base of Mt. Vesuvius. It was destroyed...

How To Visit Venice In 3 Days Easily

Venice
There was so much that I wanted to do that I doubted that it would be possible to visit Venice in 3 days, but I was mistaken. We arrived in Venice late, on a foggy evening in December convinced that we would see nothing much with the fog set in. Finding our way from the vaporetto stop at St...

South Africa Bucket List Trip

Kalk Bay
An Insider's Guide to a South Africa Bucket List Trip   South Africa is a land of contrasts. It has a diversity of cultures and the land itself echoes this. The fishing villages dotted on the coast, the semi-desert of the Karoo, the majesty of the Drakensberg Mountains, the breathtaking scenery and The mother city, Cape Town will all help to...

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