Visiting the Royal Museums Greenwich

Visiting the Royal Museums Greenwich

The united Kingdom, and especially the area of London is filled with amazing and breathtaking museums of history, nature, arts and so on. Royal Museums Greenwich is a group of four places that are must see attractions in London that consist of the Cutty Sark sailing ship, the Queen's House, the Royal Observatory and the National Maritime Museum. They do not belong to the free museums of London, but are worthy of a visit nonetheless. As their name shows, all four are located in Greenwich -... [ read more ]

Amazing beaches you have to visit in 2014

Amazing beaches you have to visit in 2014

Some people prefer beaches with white sand and and palm trees, others find the wild beauty of waves rocking on steep cliffs fascinating and there is also the surreal beauty of sea shores that look like the end of the world... These amazing beaches are real wonders that many people want to see every year. Some of these places are rather scary, many people died in shipwrecks at rocky shores, but they still inspire admiration. Let's see which are the beaches you have to visit in 2014 if you ... [ read more ]

Lakes with the clearest water on Earth

Lakes with the clearest water on Earth

There are so few places left on this planet that are not affected - in different levels - by pollution and the activities of humans in general and those that are actually intact should be very well taken care of to be preserved to our grandchildren. But, you can also go and visit the lakes with the clearest water for instance and admire their ancient beauty! These are some of the clearest waters left on Earth so if you happen to visit you should be very careful not to get anything in the... [ read more ]

Islands and beaches you must visit in 2014

Islands and beaches you must visit in 2014

Certainly there are many many beautiful islands on the planet one is more charming and/or exotic than the other and everyone has got their favorites. Here come mine, islands and beaches you must visit next year if you have the opportunity. The list is not complete, I would have loved to add some more beaches and islands, like Sao Tome and Principe, Palau or the Cook Islands, but this time there was only room for these jewels... If you have you own favorites and wish to read more about the... [ read more ]

The pitfalls of all-inclusive vacations

The pitfalls of all-inclusive vacations

It is very important that before you hit a destination and choose a resort or hotel offering all-inclusive services, you should definitely inquire about what more exactly is included in that package. This is necessary because such a holiday might have a series of pitfalls that can make your trip very unpleasant. You will find a small collection of the pitfalls of all-inclusive holidays and some tips on how to avoid them. If you have had problems with such a vacation, share your experience... [ read more ]

Some trendy travel destinations for 2014

Some trendy travel destinations for 2014

The world's most well known travel guide, Lonely Planet, provides us with a list of top destinations for every year. This time I would like to share with you my favorites from this list of trendy travel destinations for 2014. All choices are definitely justifiable, but some are more surprising than others. So do you have any particular favorites from this list? Or would you have other suggestions for must-see 2014 destinations? Let us know about any ideas in the comment section. Getting ... [ read more ]

Top reasons to visit the eclectic Hong Kong

Top reasons to visit the eclectic Hong Kong

Hong Kong is known for being one of the most diverse and colorful metropolis on earth partly due to it combining elements of the traditional Chinese way of life with the absolutely modern 21st century atmosphere the city has got since it started to boom in the middle of the 20th century. There are plenty of reasons to visit this eclectic city, here are some of the most obvious ones that would make any globe trotter start packing their suitcase in an instant and hop on a flight to China. ... [ read more ]

Bucket list items for great travel stories

Bucket list items for great travel stories

Everyone I know has got some kind of bucket list - including myself. For some it is a list of the meals they want to try, for others it is the craziest things they want to do, but for most it is made up of amazing places they want to visit. Here are my top bucket list items I think will make great travel stories for my grandchildren one day. Do you have your own tales? Do not hesitate to add the list to the comment section, maybe later they will serve as a topic for another article. In t... [ read more ]

The most beautiful affordable islands in the world

The most beautiful affordable islands in the world

When we think of our dream vacation, we often imagine a paradise island. Set against the scenic background of a palm-fringed, sandy beach, surrounded by crystal clear water - it really does sound nice, does it no? But why not make your dream come true? There are loads of beautiful islands in exotic places that are actually rather affordable travel destinations. We collected some of the most amazing islands with the most breathtaking beaches in the world that are also relatively cheap. Whi... [ read more ]

The best must-see festivals in Spain

The best must-see festivals in Spain

The list of why we love Spain is nearly endless. The Mediterranean country's many wonders include the beaches, the monuments of the Spain's history from both the Christian and Islamic times, the amazing national parks of the Pyrenees - and not only - and much more. But we also love this pearl of the Iberian peninsula because of its amazing and definitely must-see festivals, like bull races, very well illustrated in the below video. So which one is your favorite festival in Spain? Is it fu... [ read more ]