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 ]

Top 5 typical winter traditions in Switzerland

Top 5 typical winter traditions in Switzerland

Many think that Switzerland is shaped and defined by chocolate making, quality watches, cheese farms and alphorn blowing. But the culture of this multilingual country is rooted into the ancient times, it is rich and beautiful. I have put together a top 5 list of the most typical traditions in Switzerland and there is another one, a sixth one practiced throughout the year, you can hear about if you watch the below video by the tourism board  of Switzerland. Enjoy and let me know if you ha... [ read more ]

Easter traditions around the world

Easter traditions around the world

Easter is one of the most important feasts of the year, and it is celebrated according to different traditions all over the world. The eggs, cakes, bread, lamb cannot miss from the tables. But Easter customs slightly differ depending on the country. If you consider traveling to other countries during this period of the year, you should know what to expect. It is important to mention that even the date of Easter different in the orthodox countries, such as Greece. We would like to present ... [ read more ]

The top festivals and events in Ireland in 2013

The top festivals and events in Ireland in 2013

Thinking about visiting Ireland this year? If I were you, I wouldn’t think so much. Do you want to know why? In order to help you make your final decision relating to your journey, below I will present you the top festivals and events of Ireland in 2013. If you love to attend different events on your getaway, Ireland is the place to go! The Gathering Ireland in 2013, Saint Patrick’s Day, the Puck Fair, the Matchmaking Festival and the Belfast Maritime Festival are just five of the bes... [ read more ]

Saint Patrick's Day in Dublin 2013

Saint Patrick’s Day in Dublin 2013

Saint Patrick's Day, everyone's favorite Irish holiday, is coming up and one may wonder - where should I go to celebrate? Well, to Ireland, of course! More precisely to Dublin where the party will be largest and the most events will take place between March 14 and 18. Experience Saint Patrick's Day in Dublin in 2013 and go to the coolest events. Maybe you will have so much fun you will want to stay on for some other events. What events? Watch the little video below and find out for yourse... [ read more ]

Guimaraes - a cultural capital of Europe in 2012

Guimaraes – a cultural capital of Europe in 2012

This Year even the famous New York times is promoting a Portuguese town for a destination. 'Guimaraes is yours as well!' - that is the slogan with which the Hungarian ambassador of Portugal, Antonio J. Mendes invited everyone to visit the town in this year and repeated the recommendation of the prestigious US newspapaer - visit Guimaraes, Europe's cultural capital in 2012. Check out what is waiting for you in Northern Portugal this year and do not hesitate, book the tickets, reserve the ... [ read more ]