Tag Archives: History

Family Holidays With A Twist

TERRIFIC TURKEY Turkey offers an intriguing blend of cultures, being the place where the East meets the West it has endured numerous civilizations and the result is the endless ancient ruins that dot the country. It boasts of white sandy beaches, bustling bazaars, incredible architecture and lively family friendly resorts. Antalya resort is a family favorite with beaches, golf courses, ancient sites and waterfalls. Dalaman or otherwise known as the Turquoise coast is home to secluded coves, Read more [...]

7 Architectural Landmarks In Portugal

  If we sum up European attractions, it’s all about history and architecture. The continent has the most interesting architectural landmarks in the world and the same could be said of Portugal which is part of Western Europe. Often built centuries earlier, the best European architecture ranges from simple to extravagant and sometimes, they could be odd and eccentric. Portugal has more than a handful of these structures as attractions. If you can’t afford to see them all, you might as well make Read more [...]

Top Reasons To Visit Rome

Despite its popularity, some tourists still find themselves wondering about the top reasons to visit Rome. You shouldn't be ashamed of it too. Finding the next big travel destination can be challenging, even for a seasoned traveler. Rome or the "Eternal City" as it was dubbed during ancient times is the largest city and capital of Italy. It occupies a portion of the Italian Peninsula and is part of the region of Lazio. The following reasons should help you decide why you should consider visiting Read more [...]

Top Tourist Attractions In Egypt

The top tourist attractions in Egypt have long been one of the major foundations of its economy. And ever since relics of its colorful past has been dug up and restored, as many as 12.8 million a year people have come to visit the state, thereby providing it with revenues of up to $11 billion annually. Today, 12% of the workforce of the country is employed through tourism, serving in hotels, restaurants, recreational facilities as well as tourism agencies. And there are also those that are involved Read more [...]

Top Destinations In Olinda

The top destinations in Olinda make this city not only an ideal place for retirement but also as an interesting holiday destination in Brazil and South America.  The city is steeped in history, being one of the oldest cities in Brazil and its city centre has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage site. In addition to historical infrastructures, Olinda is also home to numerous art studios. Here are some of the top destinations in Olinda: Historical centre.  Olinda’s historic centre has Read more [...]