If you’re looking for a culture rich vacation where you can step back in time and admire perfectly preserved landmarks of past eras, then France is the place to go. Apart from being famous as a haven for lovers and romantic souls who like to indulge in good wine, France also hides historical jewels which can be seen in its magnificent fortresses and fortified cities. From Provence to Languedoc, there’s an array of walled cities in every part of France that survived the passage of time and remain almost fully intact, and they are certainly worth a visit.
Here are France’s most beautiful walled cities and fortresses that are definitely worth discovering:
Best Bed and Breakfast Inns for Romantic Tropical Island Getaways
Since much of the United States is currently enduring the cold temps of winter, we’re dreaming of warmer destinations. As we think thoughts about escapes that showcase sunshine and beautiful sandy beaches, it reminded us of inns that are located on tropical islands. Here are a few of our favorites!
13 Best Fishing Spots in Alaska for Catching The Big OneAlaska is known to be the state of adventures.
If you have a particular hobby, then Alaska will attract you. The kind of beauty and wonderful fishing spots makes Alaska the best in the world. You can catch some of the biggest Salmon fishes here. Alaska is located in Extreme North America and shares the maritime boundary with Russia. Apart from its perfect geographical location, Alaska is indeed a Disneyland for Fishing lovers. So, here are the best fishing spots in Alaska that you must visit.
The Algarve on the southern border of Portugal has long been a magnet for vacationers looking to avoid winter’s cold and blustery weather. Its beautiful golden beaches, green golf courses, and laissez faire style of living has made this destination a favorite amongst sun-starved holiday makers from the UK and much of Europe. With the Atlantic ocean gulf stream helping to keep beaches and playgrounds temperate all winter long, coupled with the welcoming spirit of the Portuguese people, and you have an ideal vacation destination waiting to be explored.
Here’s a look at the best of the Algarve and how to plan a wonderful holiday.
Italy is a country that is drenched in history and offers some of the finest food, wine and landscapes found anywhere in the world, and this is before we even touch upon their areas of natural beauty too! With all of this on offer, it makes it difficult to not see Italy as one of the most popular holiday destinations in the whole of Europe. If feeling (and looking) like a beleaguered tourist isn’t your thing, then there are many super-cool ways of injecting a little bit of class and style into your trip. Today we will look at seeing Italy through the eyes of the driver seat of a performance vehicle!
Top Spring Break UK Destinations For Families in 2017
If you are longing for a much needed break and you want to have a great time with your family then spring is a wonderful time to travel. You will not only have longer days to spend more time with your family members but the pleasant weather will allow you to explore the exotic locations that the UK has to offer. Spring time is when nature is at its best, you get to see bumble bees drone in the gardens, beautiful peacock butterflies circle in the air, and birds singing in earnest.
5 Lesser Known Destinations in Uttarakhand
Uttarakhand, often called The Land of Gods, has a lot of serene places to offer and pristine locations still to be unexplored. Uttarakhand is situated in the Northern region of India, and is home to many destiantion that are heavenly and pure and should not be missed by adventurers. This area has far more to offer than the main tourist spots, so let’s stroll down through the rolling hills of this state and discover some of the lesser known wonders of Uttarakhand that are just waiting for you to discover.
The pressure is on to plan a perfectly romantic Valentine’s Day for your love. This year with the big day arriving mid-week, it’s a good time to plan a pre-or-post Valentine’s Day getaway to celebrate your affection, and nowhere sparkles with more excitement than New York City. There are lots of romantic activities and sites to experience in 2017, so let’s take a look at our picks for:
The Most Romantic NYC Treats for 2017.
Essential tips for visiting Houston during Super Bowl LI
The city is well prepared for the return of the Super Bowl with 84,000 hotel rooms, 62,000 parking spaces, 22 miles of rail lines, and 10,000 bars and restaurants. So let’s dig in and help you plan one spectacular visit to the Space City – Houston, Texas!
Set the Stage for Romance! Romantic B&B Getaways Perfect for Valentine’s Day
A stay at a cozy bed and breakfast, the opportunity to explore wintry landscapes, curling up in front of a fire, or even harboring up in a charming suite indulging in breakfast in bed have enough lure on their own, no matter the day. And with Valentine’s Day around the corner, surprising your sweetheart with a B&B getaway makes the experience that much more romantic. We’ve rounded up our top picks for the best B&B Valentine’s Day specials that will make your romantic escape with the one you love memorable.
Can a Solicitor Cover You When Something Goes Wrong Abroad?
The ease of travel opportunities that have resulted from increasing travel opportunities have meant that it is easier than ever before to form friends and have foreign interests in countries all across the globe. With such opportunities come added issues such as the risk into running into an international legal issue. With language barrier and other complications getting in the way of problems that can occur abroad, it is important to consider what will happen in the case of an international legal problem. Some solicitors are better able than others to help with legal issues that arise overseas.
Colorado Cream: Best Ski Resorts in Colorado and which mountain is best for you.
For many winter sports enthusiasts, Colorado has become synonymous with great skiing. The state’s ideal location within the Rocky Mountain region makes it a hotspot for snow lovers, and several ski resorts have earned outstanding reputations among locals and tourists alike. Here is a list of the best ski resorts in the great state of Colorado and what they offer different types of skiers and snowboarders. Make some of these your next winter destination this year with these resort ideas.
Why Italy is in love with their Vespa mopeds.
One of the most iconic modes of transport in Italy is the Vespa moped. Meaning ‘wasp’ in Italian, the Vespa has evolved from a single model motor scooter manufactured in Pontedera, Italy in 1946 to a full line of scooters. After World War II, Italy had its aircraft industry seriously restricted in both capability and capacity, and with the disastrous state of the roads, meaning a lack of development of automobiles, the country was looking for a modern transport option which they were in urgent need of. This is where the Vespa came in.
China Trip Report – What we learned, what we wish we had known, and why we’d go again. Three Cities, Two Weeks, and One Amazing Trip!
After accepting an invitation from friends, my wife and I finally packed our bags this past October and travelled to China. We decided to visit three cities requiring multiple plane rides and a four hour journey by bullet train, that would have us seeing the Cliff-Notes version of China’s east coast. We’d start south in Guangzhou visiting our friends, then fly to Shanghai, and end our journey by taking the train north to Beijing. We saw a little bit of everything, collecting photos and memories all along the way to last a lifetime.
How to Camp in Letchworth State Park and Discover the Grand Canyon of the East
You think New York is one big concrete jungle that makes you mad with the hurly-burly of the city life. But the Big Apple has something huge to offer – camping to one of the greatest escapes you’ll ever have: Letchworth State Park. There’s no better place than famed Letchworth State Park which is known as the “Grand Canyon of the East,” and considered by many as having one of the most incredible scenery in the eastern states.
Hungry for an adventure? Discover the best restaurants in Batam with Radisson Golf & Convention Centre Batam’s essential city food guide.
Afforded with a dynamic offering of local and international cuisine despite its small size, the tropical island of Batam is an excellent destination for travellers looking to experience Indonesia’s regional delicacies. From fresh seafood and spicy sambals to aromatic soups and stir-fries, this friendly island province is a food lover’s paradise. Ready to discover some of Indonesia’s most sought after culinary delights? Follow our Batam food guide for the inside scoop on the city’s best restaurants.
Places That Your Kids Would Love Visiting in Saint Louis
The Mound City – is what the city of Saint Louis is called due to the large number of earthworks within the city’s boundaries. It is actually the largest metropolitan area in the state of Missouri which is apparently the 19th largest state in the United States. While the city offers lots of earthwork mounds, it also offers many tourist’s spots and attractions especially for kids who would really enjoy a visit here.
The holiday season is a magical time of year that brings joy to families everywhere, but with that joy comes some form of stress. This year, take advantage of some home-away-from-home hospitality and spend the holidays at a cozy bed and breakfast. From delicious 6-course dinners to sleigh rides in the snow and city light tours, these four B&Bs are offering guests the ultimate festive experiences and packages for you to share with your loved ones.
Brecon Beacons vs Wye Valley Activities – All The Adventure You Can Handle! The Brecon Beacons and Wye Valley are two stunning areas less than 20 miles from one another. Each has its own distinct geographical beauty, but both are hugely popular tourist destinations perfect for getting outdoors.
Brecon Beacons National Park is a grassy, heather-clad mountainous region situated just above South Wales’ historic coal mining region. This dramatic landscape, shaped by glaciers in the last Ice Age, was designated a national park in 1957. Here you’ll find South Wales’ highest peak, Pen y Fan, and a whole host of cracking outdoor activities reign supreme. In contrast, the Wye Valley is condensed to 58 miles of the River Wye to form some spectacular limestone gorge landscapes and dense ravine woodlands.