the best time to visit the Taj is right when it opens for public at 6 AM. The sunrise will make this architectural marvel slowly change color and light up clear as a crystal.
The Great Wall of China is rightfully called one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Over 2000 years ago this defensive wall was built out of stone and dirt. This wall unified all existing fortifications into one large defense system against invasions
In the Northern part of Bali there are some beautiful lakes to be discovered. Those are easily reached from the village of Ubud for instance by scooter. There are a lot of trips you can book to these lakes as well.
When you are in Bangkok you should visit the Royal Palace in the historic hart of Bangkok. Get a glimpse of the beautiful temples that can be found on this site.
Barcelona breathes Gaudi, not in the least because of his unfinished lifework, La Sagrada Família. In 1883, Gaudi was commissioned to work on the architecture of the expiatory church, which he did until his death in 1926.
Every year, you ask yourself what you will do during New Year’s Eve. With which friends do you want to celebrate it with and which party is the best? Do it different this year and celebrate New Year in the bustling Berlin where you have the coolest p
When you visit Berlin you will see street art everywhere. On screens, facades, doorways and on walls. But you can also find street art at places you don’t expect it. The corners of houses, bridge piers and the roadside become canvases for art that of
Fez is the third largest city of Morocco, with a population of approximately 1 million, but in this particulary case size doesn’t matter. When you wander around the medina of Fès-el-Bali (Old Fez) you step back in time for at least one hundred years.
One great spot in particular is Ha Long Bay, which lies in the northeast of Vietnam and is a UNESCO World Heritage site. The area covers about 1500 km2 and features impressive limestone pillars and thousands of isles. According to legend, these isles
If you visit the Dead Sea you should take advantage of a nearby wonder. Hammamat Ma'in is a series of hot springs and waterfalls with biblical connections, situated between Madaba and the Dead Sea.
The charming Vietnamese capital has aged in a beautiful way. It is a combination of beautiful colonial architecture that has been preserved and modern developments. The city's past is not forgotten and you can see that at places such as Ho Chi Minh's
The ornate, historic Hoi An is the most atmospheric and most beautiful city in Vietnam. It was once an important port. This is reflected in the grand architecture and the beautiful surroundings. The nice thing of Hoi An is the fact that you don’t hav
Huay Xai is a small town in northwestern Laos. It is the capital of Bokeo province and is located along the Mekong River, which forms the border between Laos and Thailand. There isn't much to do in this town, just outside the city you will find the G
The Imperial Forbidden city: it has a certain ring to it, right? The city of Huế lies in central Vietnam, right on the former border between North- and South-Vietnam. Some its famous monuments are declared UNESCO World Heritage, and they sure l
In Java you can find great food on every street corner. It’s not only Indonesian cuisine, but you can also eat Japanese, Indian or other Asian meals. Every part of Java has his own specialties that you can enjoy.
The atmosphere in Luang Prabang is very relaxed. Thanks to the small size of the cosy city centre of Luang Prabang everything you need and wish is just a minutes walk away.
The Inca Empire sure has left some magnificent heritage. 2430 Metres above sea-level stands the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu. It’s situated in almost otherworldly environment, in the middle of a tropical mountain forest nearby the Amazon river.
Marrakesh is bewitching, from the moment you arrive you will feel like you are in an other world. It is called the Red City, and it is not hard to figuere out why. The city walls and buildings are covered with natural red ochre pigment, but that does
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Snorkel your way through the Indian Ocean alongside turtles and reef sharks: at Menjangan Island, in the north of Bali, it’s possible. The Mimpi Resort is the official diving/snorkeling resort, but you can also book with local organisations which wil
Paris, maybe the first destination you will think of when you hear the word ‘love’. Climbing the Eiffel Tower and enjoying the beautiful scenery what Paris has to offer are typical examples of activities you can do. But what about dancing the tango n
Several scenes from the Hollywood blockbuster Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade were filmed in Petra.
Petra is one of the 7 new world wonders! It is a rock-cut city situated in a valley running from the Dead Sea to the Gulf of Aqaba
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It’s one of the most iconic images of Brazil (and Rio de Janeiro in particular): Christ the Redeemer. The art-deco statue is 30 metres tall, weighs approximately 635 tonnes and is one of the New Seven Wonders of the World as of july 2007. The statue
The Foro Romano was in the ancient times the centre of Rome. On the mountain Palatino and the other mounds in Rome are built the first settlements in the 10th century before Christ. Nowadays excavation sites from the ancient times are to be seen here
It’s one of those miraculous pieces of architecture you can hardly imagine to exist, The Colosseum in Rome. Luckily for us, the amphitheatre still holds its ground at Piazza del Colosseo in the beating heart of the Italian capital.
Considered one of the most beautiful regions in Vietnam, Sapa is a popular spot for backpackers. Colourful markets, terrace rice fields and mountain ranges; Sapa offers you all kinds of things. The best time to visit is from October to April, outside
Angkor Wat is a mysterious place in the middle of the jungle. There are several complexes which can be visited. You can rent a bicycle to see the whole complex by yourself or you can hire a driver who gets you to all the beautiful temples
Tam Coc and the Ninh Binh area is a stunningly beautiful region of Vietnam. It is also known as the
The Todra Gorge is one of the most spectacular canyons in the world and a visit is a sublime experience. It is located on the east side of the High Atlas Mountain Range, where a 300 meter fault splits the orange limestone in two.
Bali has a little village called Ubud, here you will find a forest full of monkey's called the Monkey Forest. The beautiful green forest is accesible for everybody.
Ubud is quiet little village on the island of Bali. This village is less touristic and therefor a great place to relax. There are a lot of Spa hotels where you can get yourself treated.
In Eat, Pray Love, Julia Roberts cycles past the most beautiful spots in Bali. You can experience a part of her journey too, by booking a special bike cruise in Ubud.
Varanasi is known as the Athens of India, which should tell you all you need to know about whether or not you should visit this North Indian city. Did we mention it’s also the favourite city of the Hindu god Shiva?
Austria's capital has it all: world class architecture and museums, rich history, vibrant nightlife and more than a few sights for all lovers of art, sports and music. Vienna is Austria’s primary city, as well as its cultural, economic and political
In China, many architectural heritage transformed into neon-lit areas. When you visit the 'Terracotta Army' you find yourself in another world. The Chinese have preserved the 9099 terracotta figures in a good state.
In Yucatán Mexico lies one of the new seven world wonders, Chichén Itzá. It was one of the most important Mayan cities, It’s situated near the Chicxulub crater, which was formed by the asteroid impact that –according to generally accepted theory- cau