Adrenaline to the max! Live the most extreme adventure in Chile

Chile stands for adrenaline! For the fourth consecutive year, the World Travel Awards crowned Chile as the Best Adventure Destination in the World, and we want to challenge you to experience Chile’s extreme adventures for yourself. You must have heard of the diverse geography, privileged nature and sublime landscapes that Chile possesses, where adventures are … Continue reading Adrenaline to the max! Live the most extreme adventure in Chile

Buddhist chanting of Ladakh: recitation of sacred Buddhist texts in the trans-Himalayan Ladakh region, Jammu and Kashmir, India

Inscribed in 2012 (7.COM) on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity In the monasteries and villages of the Ladakh region, Buddhist lamas (priests) chant sacred texts representing the spirit, philosophy and teachings of the Buddha. Two forms of Buddhism are practiced in Ladakh - Mahayana and Vajrayana - and there are … Continue reading Buddhist chanting of Ladakh: recitation of sacred Buddhist texts in the trans-Himalayan Ladakh region, Jammu and Kashmir, India

From sea shells to Lego: The top souvenirs by country

A good vacation can last much longer than just the time we are there. The memories they create can stay with us forever, which is why so many of us choose to remember our time spent on postcards, photos and souvenirs. We all know someone with a fridge full of magnets from distant destinations and … Continue reading From sea shells to Lego: The top souvenirs by country

Place and date of birth of the overwater bungalow

The overwater bungalow is a staple of barefoot luxury resorts around the world — those thatched roof wooden huts are tailor-made romantic hideaways for a permanent “Do Not Disturb” sign. Yet the now quintessential honeymoon accommodation isn’t some folk tradition co-opted by canny hoteliers. Rather, it’s a complete invention — and the first one was … Continue reading Place and date of birth of the overwater bungalow

Squall Tower, a skyscraper that rotates with the wind

When it comes to engineering advances in skyscraper design, unquestionably, most engineers focus on exceeding the building's height record. We also already know the rotating restaurants perched on top of the towers. Hayri Atak Architectural Design Studio went much further by presenting Squall Tower, a turbine-shaped concept of skyscrapers that would be designed to adorn … Continue reading Squall Tower, a skyscraper that rotates with the wind

Rūkada Nātya – traditional drama performed using string puppets in Sri Lanka

Inscribed in 2018 (13.COM) on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity Rūkada Nātya is a type of drama performed using string puppets, traditionally to provide light entertainment and convey moral lessons to village communities. Rūkada Nātya is made up of groups of families belonging to or related to the line known … Continue reading Rūkada Nātya – traditional drama performed using string puppets in Sri Lanka

A list of romantic hotels in Romania

With picturesque cities, stunning views and romantic summer and winter resorts, Romania is an ideal destination for a romantic getaway. Whether you want a pampered relaxed getaway, a holiday in a medieval setting, an elegant stay in a wonderful baroque country or a few days in a quiet village, Romania has everything to have an … Continue reading A list of romantic hotels in Romania

A good beach destination in 2021 will continue to be The Algarve, Portugal

Algarve Region, Portugal, winner in 2020 in the World's Leading Beach Destination category at WTA (World Travel Awards), will continue in 2021 to be one of the top destinations, when we talk about destinations for the beach. https://youtu.be/dSaO-MxL600 It is not at all surprising that the region is a favorite for sun seekers from all … Continue reading A good beach destination in 2021 will continue to be The Algarve, Portugal

Best destinations for beer lovers: brewery tours, tastings and craft brews

Whether you consider yourself a beer expert or just a simple beer lover, drinking a pint (or two) at one of the best beer destinations in the world should be in your travel plans. Enjoy Belgian beer during Brussels beer tours or go to the Heineken Experience in Amsterdam. Some cities are best known for … Continue reading Best destinations for beer lovers: brewery tours, tastings and craft brews

Amazing infinity pools around the world

For your next relaxing getaway, spend copious amounts of time poolside admiring Switzerland’s snow-capped mountains, meadows and valleys, panoramic views of Tanzania’s Serengeti National Park or Bali’s terraced rice paddies. Here we present nine of the best infinity pools around the world, to help you decide where to go next. What exactly is an infinity … Continue reading Amazing infinity pools around the world