Home » Archives by category » European Destinations

The Northern Lights-Aurora Borealis

The Northern Lights-Aurora Borealis

The Northern Lights – Aurora Borealis – Places of Interest in Norway     Although this is not a place it well deserves a mention here as one of the world’s most amazing sights. Watch nature put on her spectacular, theatrical show.The words ‘Aurora borealis’come from the Roman goddess of Dawn ‘Aurora’ and the greek name for […]

Hans Christian Anderson Museum, Denmark

Hans Christian Anderson Museum, Denmark

Denmark Hans Christian Anderson Museum, Denmark The Hans Christian Andersen Museum is operated by the Ugly Duckling Foundation, a non profit organization established to foster public understanding and enjoyment of Hans Christian Andersen and his work. Hans Christian Andersen (Danish pronunciation: [ˈhaˀns ˈkʁæsdjan ˈɑnɐsn̩], referred to using the initials H. C. Andersen in Denmark and the rest […]

Kinderdijk, The Netherlands

Kinderdijk, The Netherlands

Places of Interest in The Netherlands   Kinderdijk Information Guide Kinderdijk is a village in the Netherlands, belonging to the municipality of Nieuw-Lekkerland, in the province South Holland, about 15 km east of Rotterdam. Kinderdijk is situated in a polder at the confluence of the Lek and Noord rivers. To drain the polder, a system of 19 windmills was built around 1740. This group of mills is the largest concentration of old […]

Bobbio, Emilia Romagna, Italy

Bobbio, Emilia Romagna, Italy

Cities in Italy Cities in Emilia Romagna – Bobbio Driving south out of Piacenza and heading down towards Genoa through the mountains of Emilio Romagna, ones passes through stunningly beautiful scenery and lovely villages unspoilt by tourism. One of these little gems is Bobbio, surrounded by a mountainous backdrop and bordered on one side by the […]

A Travellers guide to Visiting Munich, Germany

A Travellers guide to Visiting Munich, Germany

Munich Information Guide, Germany Munich Travel Guide – City Map Munich Introduction In Munich, it’s the mix that makes the message. Old meets new, past meets present and future, the modern blends harmoniously with the traditional, bits and bytes with beer, business and leisure. For the visitor, there is never any shortage of sights to see […]

Ibiza, The Island with the Perfect Holiday for Singles and Families

Ibiza, The Island with the Perfect Holiday for Singles and Families

Ibiza, Spain Ibiza Tourism Guide Introduction In 654 BC Phoenician settlers founded a port in the Balearic Islands, as Ibossim (from the Phoenician iboshim dedicated to the god of the music and dance Bes).It was later known to Romans as “Ebusus.” The Greeks, who came to Ibiza during the time of the Phoenicians, were the […]

The Cinque Terre “The Five Lands” Liguria, Italy

The Cinque Terre “The Five Lands” Liguria, Italy

Cinque Terre Cinque Terre, Liguria, Italy The Cinque Terre is a rugged portion of coast on the Italian Riviera. It is in the Liguria region of Italy, to the west of the city of La Spezia. “The Five Lands” is composed of five villages: Monterosso al Mare,Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola, and Riomaggiore. The coastline, the five […]

Verona – Romantic city of ‘Romeo and Juliet’ in the Veneto region of Italy

Verona – Romantic city of ‘Romeo and Juliet’ in the Veneto region of Italy

Verona, Italy Verona The beautiful and romantic city of Verona is situated in the Veneto region of northern Italy and is famous for it’s setting as Shakespeare’s tragedy of Romeo and Juliet and millions of visitors flock to see the Balcony on which Juliet was said to call out to her lover, earning Verona the […]

Lanzarote, the Canary Island with 100km of Beaches

Lanzarote, the Canary Island with 100km of Beaches

Lanzarote, Spain

Freudenstadt – Information and Travel guide to the German City

Freudenstadt – Information and Travel guide to the German City
Page 1 of 212
Reviews

USA Tour 2012

An RV Tour of some of the National and State Parks in the USA 26th April – 15th June 2012 Sent in by Joan & Malcolm, UK The beginning of the tour was late at night when we arrived at the hotel in Portland, Oregon. Our taxi driver warned us not to walk out in […]