One of my favourite places in the Lake District is the beautiful little town of Ambleside. Nestled on the northern tip of lake Windermere, this place has everything you need to dust away the cobwebs and enjoy some quality me time. Whether you want to spend your time relaxing in a fancy hotel spa, to rambling around the many beautiful walking routes on offer, the area has something for everyone.
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Only 14km from the city of Krakow you will find one of Poland’s most visited attractions, the Wieliczka Salt Mine. Be amazed at the sheer scale of the place as well as the amazing detail in the chambers that include chapels with altarpieces and figures, while others are adorned with statues and monuments, there is even an underground lake. The following article tells you everything you need to know to make the most of a trip to this interesting and unusual tourist attraction!
Krakow is the second largest city in Poland and one of its oldest with parts dating back to the 7th century. It’s easy to see why tourists flock to this beautiful city, The historic centre is filled with colourful streets all leading off the huge main square Rynek Glówny, it has an abundance of amazing budget friendly restaurants and so many historic sights.
The Lake District in England is one of the UK’s most popular tourist destinations. It’s easy to see why, picturesque lakes surrounded by rolling hills, mountains and forests, as well as charming villages and an abundance of wildlife. Windermere is the star attraction, being the largest lake in England measuring ten and a half miles long, is it renowned for its multitude of water sports, outdoor activities and beautiful rural walking trails. The following post will give you what I think the perfect 3 day itinerary to get the best out of a first time visit to this beautiful part of the world!
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Wroclaw is one of Poland’s most beautiful cities. The city in recent years has started to grow its international profile drawing in thousands of visitors each day that flock to see the cities beautiful architecture, picturesque squares, historic cathedrals and warm hospitality.
However the city has another attraction not like any other I’ve ever seen. It’s the hundreds of tiny gnomes or dwarfs that you can find dotted all over the city! These Wroclaw Gnomes or Krasnales as they are called locally have become a tourist attraction themselves with more and more popping up around the city each year!
Wroclaw is such a beautiful city that you could really spend days just wandering around getting lost in its cobbled streets, checking out all the fabulous architecture. I myself found the city a wonderful place to slowly wander exploring all its side streets and checking out many of its amazing churches and historic buildings as well as keeping an eye out for Wroclaw’s most famous attraction, the hundreds of little bronze gnomes scatted around the city! However the city has so much more to offer, here’s my recommendations for the best things to do in Wroclaw, Poland.
Chania is located about 7 Km east of Souda Bay, on the north coast of Crete. The area is mostly known for its military installations with both Hellenic and NATO bases positioned on its Akrotiri peninsula. However, the area is increasingly being seen as a popular tourist destination with many people wanting to explore the areas rich heritage and ancient historical sites.
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Ephesus was an ancient port city whose well-preserved ruins are in modern-day Turkey. The city was once considered the most important Greek city and the most important trading centre in the Mediterranean region. Check out why a visit to the ancient city of Ephesus is a must!
Herculaneum is a fascinating site, overshadowed by Pompeii to its south, Herculaneum is lesser visited, yet its said it offers a far better insight into Roman life in 79 AD than Pompeii. This post will include everything you need to know before visiting Herculaneum including tours, tickets, useful tips and the best way to get there.
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Located in Liverpool’s incredible World Heritage waterfront, the Albert Dock Liverpool is one of the areas most visited tourist attractions. The site features the largest collection of grade I listed buildings in England and as was made a UNESCO World Heritage site along with other areas of Liverpool in 2004.
Can you see Venice in 24 hours? Ideally, I would say no, you need to spend at least a few days in Venice to make the most of this beautiful city. However if short on time like I was, then this guide to 24 hours in Venice is just what you need.
For many people, Thailand is seen as an exotic dream location. Magazines are filled with images showcasing the countries endless opportunities to experience the hospitality, culture and historic sights of this beautiful country; although mostly from 5 star boutique resorts and Spa’s. However Thailand is also a very budget friendly country which can be enjoyed even with the smallest of budgets! This 3 week Thailand Itinerary guide will show you how you can enjoy the best of Thailand without blowing the budget!
Rio de Janeiro is probably one of the best known tourist destinations in South America. If you’re looking for some inspiration on how to spend a week in Rio de Janeiro then look no further. This guide will give you all you need to know to make the best out of trip to this iconic city.
Angkor Wat Archeological Park is an enormous temple complex situated just outside the Cambodian city of Siem Reap. It is thought to be the biggest religious complex in the world.