Whoever would have thought that the most beautiful palaces in the world would actually be built on lagoons? Who would believe you if you told them that a city’s main thoroughfare is actually a canal? Venice is just one of those cities that dreams are made of. Venetian architecture and its glorious beauty is famous throughout the world. If you’re planning to take a trip to the most romantic city on the planet, here are just some of the things to do in Venice.
Located between the majestic Himalaya Mountains and the fascinating Indian jungles, Nepal is a land where things like yaks, yetis, mountain peaks and hidden monasteries appear to be seemingly common. Ever since the country opened its borders to foreigners, it emerged as an enchanting destination for hikers and trekkers of all types, many venturing to the famous Everest Base Camp. Its rugged trails proved unparalleled trekking opportunities while the appeal of climbing Mount Everest was more than enough to attract mountain climbers from all over the planet.
Over the years, Nepal has also managed to invent itself into a popular travel destination. Its rich natural beauty, historic attractions and vast cultural heritage has proven to be the perfect mix between the ancient and the modern, slow paced lifestyles and frantic city life. No wonder then that Nepal is featured high on the list of travel trends for 2016 and beyond.
Just for the anxious ones, Nepal’s earthquake did not destroy the country, although it was almost portrayed that way in the various medias. Old monuments were laid down and many local villages suffered, however, many monuments, buildings etc remains 100% intact and almost all trekking routes have already opened up again.
Fairy-tale castles, sun-kissed beaches, picturesque cities and enchanting vineyards – everything that you could possibly want in a holiday is simply waiting for you in Portugal.
Aaah. Peru. Where do we even begin? The heart of the Great Inca Empire. The Land of the Incas. Home to the world famous Machu Picchu. Not interested? How about sheer natural beauty in the form of the Great Amazon, exotic jungles or breathtaking peaks. Still need inspiration? What about fascinating walking trails. A rich and varied gastronomy. Resurgent cities.
Irrespective of where your interests lie, Peru always manages to entertain you with all sorts of sights and attractions that are sure to transform you into one of the most influential travel personalities on social media. Provided you manage to come back to reality and remember to click photographs! While the options are just about endless when it comes to things to do in Peru, we have managed to shortlist a few that become a part of most traveler itineraries in the country.
Very few cities in the world can mix old world charms with a modern day atmosphere and present it with the panache that Amsterdam does on a day-to-day basis. Most tourists fall in love with those early morning Prinsengracht walks, but the city has so much going on for it. Whether it’s a drink in its countless bars and nightclubs or a meal in restaurants that still use candles for lighting, whether it’s riding a bike, checking out the artistic masterpieces or exploring historic 17th century architecture, Amsterdam is always more than you can possibly imagine. And irrespective of what you like to see or do, you’re always bound to end up by one of the main canals that run through the city. Here are some of the top things to do in Amsterdam.
Shanghai is the largest city by population in the world, with a staggering 24 million permanent residents. Located in the Yangtze River Delta in East China, Shanghai has, for centuries, been a major administrative, shipping, and trading centre. But the city really came into its own in the 19th Century, when it was recognised as an incredible location for international trade.
A city steeped in history, and one very much at the heart of global affairs, Shanghai is, today, an extremely popular tourist destination, offering some of the best attractions that China has to offer. So, here’s a list of the top ten things to do in Shanghai. Enjoy!
Hong Kong is an incredibly diverse, fascinating, and even paradoxical place. As rural as it is urban, and with as many temples as it has skyscrapers, Hong Kong – which is actually made up of over 200 islands – is a unique blend of Western and Eastern cultures. No wonder then, that it’s very hard to decide the things to do in Hong Kong from the myriad of possibilities.
The distinctive character of Hong Kong is perhaps best encapsulated by its impressive collection of world records and achievements. For example, it consumes more than triple the annual global average amount of tea; has the world’s most affordable Michelin star dishes, at less that $2; oversaw the sale of the most expensive bottle of wine ever ($232,692); uses Feng Shui to dictate the appearance of and positioning of many of its building; and is home to the world’s Largest Permanent Light and Sound Show, “A Symphony of Lights”.
But with so much to see and do, we’ve listed the top ten things to do in Hong Kong that no visitor can afford to miss.
There are times when we need a little help to make our dates amazing. A good cuisine and proper service certainly helps, but if the place itself has a romantic vibe, we can actually enjoy the perfect setting for one of the best experiences. If you’re searching for some dinner destination inspiration, this list of the most romantic restaurants around the world could certainly come in handy.
In one of our earlier posts, we stressed the importance of luxuries and man-made comforts in making a destination romantic. After all, with our modern day lifestyles, it seems to be impossible to imagine a vacation without those Facebook updates and Instagram selfies, irrespective of how romantic things might seem to be! That being said, there are a few romantic natural attractions around the world which make you forget all about luxury through their surreal beauty and other-worldly sights. When Mother Nature is at her splendid best, nothing man-made even comes close!
Thinking about where to take your loved one this year? There’s a good chance that the first thing that comes to your mind is a romantic beach in an incredibly romantic destination. The world is full of exotic romantic beaches that offer paradise-like settings and are perfect for those searching for a destination to rekindle their romance, so you can always find something in all corners of the planet. Whether it’s a honeymoon or a romantic getaway, these romantic beaches offer an exciting adventure and get you in the mood to love.