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 ]

The best small towns in the USA for culture vultures

The best small towns in the USA for culture vultures

There are so many things for which you can adore or hate small towns, but allow me to talk about the 'adore' part of the deal today. You can love the people, the green grass, the fact that everyone knows everyone, the charming local pub and many other things - I love small towns for all of the above... But this time let's see which are the best small towns in the USA for culture vultures. The below towns are not only adorable, but they are also significant from some cultural point of vie... [ read more ]

Top 7 most original modern churches in the world

Top 7 most original modern churches in the world

Our world is blessed with many gorgeous and unusual buildings thanks to the great number of original architects of all times. From all the buildings of the world we have chosen the churches and monasteries. We already presented some simple charming and grand majestic uncommon old churches and cathedrals, and today we would like to enlist some modern churches from all over the world. Our list of the top 7 most original modern churches in the world contains buildings from France, the Uni... [ read more ]

Top 10 most original old churches in the world

Top 10 most original old churches in the world

We could speak of many gorgeous architectural buildings in the world, but today we would like to present ten very interesting old churches. Some of them are really old and simple, others are beautifully decorate, some of them are small an others are one of the highest churches in the world. Of course, this list is based on a personal opinion, there are probably many other churches that could have a place among the top original churches. Our list of the top 10 most original churches in the... [ read more ]

Top World Heritage Sites in the United Kingdom

Top World Heritage Sites in the United Kingdom

The UK is a country of so many cultures as well as natural beauties, so no wonder there are quite a number of World Heritage Sites in there. You have probably heard about many of them, like Stonehenge, the Westminster Abbey, Canterbury Abbey or the Tower of London. However, as usual, there are less known sites that are at least as amazing as their popular companions. So accept Jamie Oliver's invitation to Great Britain and let us discover the top World Heritage Sites in the United Kingdom... [ read more ]

Top 3 friendliest countries in the world

Top 3 friendliest countries in the world

Naturally, everyone has got their favorite and least favorite countries and nations based on their own experiences or things they have read or heard from friends. I am no exception, so I've put together all the factors I could and here are the top 3 friendliest countries in the world. I love all the below countries but would be happy to hear your thoughts about them and other places and peoples you prefer. Because maybe budget and sunshine rank higher when you choose your next destination... [ read more ]

Most disappointing tourist attractions in the world

Most disappointing tourist attractions in the world

Most people dream for a lifetime to get to one or other of the most famous attractions, but those who have already been there, often say they did not get when they expected. I do know the feeling unfortunately and have learned the lesson about all that glitters... According to a research conducted on British tourists by the famous newspaper, The Telegraph's online version, behold the most disappointing tourist attractions in the world - please note that I do not mean to offend anyone's ... [ read more ]

Must-see destinations in Switzerland

Must-see destinations in Switzerland

It is probably the ski resorts and the largest cities, like Geneva or Zurich that attract most visitors to Switzerland, but there are other must-see destinations in the country. Check out my top 3 Swiss cities and go on a nice vacation. Believe me - and the below video - every effort will be made to create a relaxing vacation for you, while you are in Switzerland. You should take care of your watch, though! ;)   Basel Giving home to nearly 200,000 people, Basel is the third la... [ read more ]

Top 5 ugliest buildings in the world

Top 5 ugliest buildings in the world

A few posts ago I have already started to explore the 'ugly' side of tourism with the - supposedly - ugliest capital cities in the world. Today, allow me to present the top 5 ugliest buildings in the world as a tribute to human tastelessness. Take a look at the buildings and let me know if you agree - or don't - with me about putting them on this list. Also, please let me know what other structures would you list in an ugly buildings top 5 or 10, maybe I will get back on the topic of anti... [ read more ]

Top 5 ugliest capital cities in the world

Top 5 ugliest capital cities in the world

There are a lot of beautiful cities in the world, they always say about capital cities how wonderful they are and how you have to see them. But let's take a look at the bigger picture: there are many cities - well known ones - that are not dominated by parks, amazing old buildings and luxury hotels. Here are the top 5 ugliest capital cities in the world; these are less attractive but nonetheless are they worth a visit for two reasons. On one hand you can see how people live in some places... [ read more ]