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Top Reasons To Visit Kosovo

There are plenty of top reasons to visit Kosovo and its attractions are among them. Kosovo is a newly born country which gained de facto independence on 2008 after a lengthy dispute with Serbia. The country is part of South East Europe and has plenty of wonderful sights to offer. Pristina. It is the capital and truthfully, no trip to any country would be complete unless you visit its capital city. Kosovo is no exception. As the country’s capital, Pristina is a major cultural and historical Read more [...]

Top Tourist Attractions In Senegal

The wide array of top tourist attractions in Senegal will surprise any unsuspecting traveler. Senegal, a country in West Africa bordered by Mauritania, Mali, Guinea, and Guinea-Bissau, offers an explosion of sights and sounds. It teems with culture, history, and nature, much like any other place in Africa, and is well worth a visit. 1. Lac Rose. The pink-tinged lake is indeed a remarkable sight. It owes its color to the high content of minerals and salts in the water. The elevated salt content Read more [...]

How to enjoy the ultimate Moroccan holiday in Marrakech

Marrakech is a vibrant and amazing city to visit, with this Moroccan destination providing an excellent introduction to what this beautiful and fascinating country has to offer. There are certain sights and experiences you shouldn’t miss - we’ve put together a list of a few of the essentials for a true Moroccan holiday. Visit the medina One of the things that is characteristic not just of Moroccan cities, but those in North Africa generally, is the bustling medinas. These are the beating Read more [...]

Visiting The Top Tourist Attractions In Bosnia

The top tourist attractions in Bosnia and Herzegovina are one and the same since they refer to the European country in the Balkan Peninsula. However, tourists usually just call it Bosnia. Like many parts of Europe, it has many historical treasures. The country also boasts natural wonders tucked in its mountains. Stari Most is a 2004 reconstruction of the 16th century Ottoman bridge that was destroyed in 1993 during the Croat-Bosniak War. It is considered to be one of the finest examples of Read more [...]

On the trail of Dracula: exploring Romania’s Transylvanian Alps

Romania - and more specifically Transylvania - has long been associated with the Dracula legend. Stories of vampires inhabiting isolated castles tucked away in the mountains won’t be far from your mind - and there are even places you can visit that are very reminiscent of the setting for the spooky tale. However, you’ll find the hospitality you receive while you’re in Romania will be warm and welcoming, while the scenery will be totally breathtaking. There are many great hikes you can Read more [...]

The Best of Chile

My time in the undiscovered gem of Chile was by far one of my favourite experiences of South America, offering a wealth of cultural charm and natural beauty. It’s been a couple of years since I discovered this beautiful nation but I always think about going back. Here are some of the highlights that represent the best of Chile: Atacama Desert The Atacama Desert is one of the highest and driest deserts in the world, living in the rain shadow of Chile's coastal range. The region is vast, Read more [...]

Top Destinations In Israel

The top destinations in Israel are an interesting mix of history, religion and natural attractions.  Blessed with a long coastline facing the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea, Israel is an often overlooked tourist attraction in the Middle East and is actually in the continent of Asia. It is part of the Holy Land, so expect to see a lot of historical landmarks and sights in the country.  But it’s also an economically developed country, with vibrant cities and towns. Here are some of the top Read more [...]