Matamoros

Matamoros

Post Views: 376 Matamoros, officially known as Heroica Matamoros is a city in the northeastern Mexican state of Tamaulipas. The shores of River Rio Grande (which is also famous by the name of Rio Bravo amongst the locals of Mexico) are also located next to the city of Matamoros. The nearby Gulf Coast and the …

East Timor

East Timor

Post Views: 364 With many unexplored natural treasure and magnificent views this country is a “must visit” to every nature lover and off track adventurer. East Timor is not the most popular tourist destination in the region. However, the country, which by will of the history happened to be the place of collision of different …

New Orleans

New Orleans

Post Views: 339 New Orleans is known for its European-style architecture, mouth-watering Creole cuisine and all-around mysticism. And as its backbone is music: Jazz, blues, rock ‘n’ roll and Zydeco tunes ooze from every city crevice. But for many, the main reason to visit is Mardi Gras, an over-the-top party with Carnaval traits, such as …

Saint John’s

Saint John’s

Post Views: 315 A British colony from 1583, an important centre of transatlantic trade and fishing during the 18th and 19th centuries, a member of the Canadian Confederation since 1949, and a modern energy mecca, St. John’s wins fans with its eclectic mix of tradition and modernity. Walk through the steep neighbourhoods with the Jellybean …

Madeira Island

Madeira Island

Post Views: 344 Madeira is an archipelago in tropical areas of the Atlantic Ocean 310 miles from the coast of Africa (it’s further north, closer to Europe than Lanzarotte of The Canary Islands). Madeira is the main and largest island of the four-island Madeira archipelago. Porto Santo is the second populated island. Desertas and Selvagens …

Mayotte

Mayotte

Post Views: 301 The French island of Mayotte sits on the Indian Ocean in East Africa and it is tucked somewhere in between Mozambique and Madagascar. Mayotte became a French overseas territory in 1843 when it was ceded alongside the Comoros islands. Even after the Comoros decided to vote for independence, Mayotte on the other …

New Caledonia

New Caledonia

Post Views: 300 New Caledonia is one of the oases in the heart of the Pacific Ocean. Here you can find deserted beaches of golden sand beaches and lush mangrove forests, the bright lights of night clubs and casinos, the breathtaking underwater world of coral reefs with rich marine flora and fauna, a colorful blend …

Istanbul

Istanbul

Post Views: 310 Istanbul’s location, which straddles Europe and Asia across the river Bosphorous, made the city a significant centre of culture and trade throughout history. Today, visitors can discover the city’s unique history through the century’s old art and architecture that still survives and characterises Istanbul. Bridging East and West – Europe and Asia …

Anchorage

Anchorage

Post Views: 324 Anchorage is an impressive tourism destination and offers all the comforts and attractions of a modern tourist city in America, with an appealing mixture of old and new. With continual investment and an impressive infrastructure, highlights in Anchorage include excellent restaurants, top museums, a small and charming zoo, and the outstanding Alaska …

Cabo Verde

Cabo Verde

Post Views: 321 The Republic of Cabo Verde is West African state in the Atlantic Ocean. It is situated 620 kilometres away from the African Coast. The administrative centre of the state is Praia. Jutting up from the Atlantic, some 500km west of Senegal, this stunning island chain has a captivating blend of mountains, beaches …

Reunion island

Reunion island

Post Views: 356 Dramatic volcanic peaks and lush tropical wilderness, with a French identity and a rich melting pot of cultures, beautiful La Réunion is quite unlike its neighbours. In fact it’s more like a glorious scaled down Hawaii or an epic real-life Jurassic Park backdrop. There’s still the chance to relax in coastal hotels, …

Kiribati

Kiribati

Post Views: 364 Kiribati (pronounced Kiribas) is an independent republic within the Commonwealth of Nations, located in the central Pacific Ocean, about 4,000 km (about 2,500 mi) southwest of Hawaii. It is part of the division of the Pacific islands that is known as Micronesia. Kiribati consists of 33 coral islands divided among three island …

Cayman Islands

Cayman Islands

Post Views: 304 The charming Cayman Islands continue to be a coveted Caribbean getaway for both adventurous and more immobile travelers. Cayman is an undeniably cosmopolitan place – nearly half the population is from somewhere else – but its rich local culture is alive and well, especially in Bodden Town, East End and Cayman Brac. …

Spitsbergen

Spitsbergen

Post Views: 302 The island of Spitsbergen is the archipelago’s largest – and is home to its only town. The frontier-like Longyearbyen is doubly cut off: firstly in its remoteness, and secondly because it is surrounded by polar bears, meaning anyone venturing beyond its boundaries must bring with them a rifle – or an armed …

Socotra Island

Socotra Island

Post Views: 367 Socotra Island, a very less known name of the world’s most beautiful place on earth. Fewer number of people knows about the place and among them some are naturalists and researchers. It has a very interesting historic background and due to its association with yamen, it has a very rich Arabic culture. …