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!
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.
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.