Month: January 2017

The One Castle Everybody Knows

Every castle is beautiful and interesting in its own way. There are thousands of them all around the globe, but there is one castle in the World that almost everybody recognizes, the Neuschwanstein Castle. But why does everybody know it (you as well, even if you don’t realize it yet) and what is the history behind it? On today’s blog we will answer those questions!   First things first.   The Neuschwanstein is located in the Hohenschwangau district of the Schwangau commune in Bavaria, Germany. Created in the 1869 as an idealized medieval castle for the bavarian king Ludwig II it definitely was a goal reached. The project of three architects – Christian Jank, Eduard Riedel and Georg von Dollmann turned into reality was more then the king Ludwig has expected. Unfortunately he couldn’t enjoy the castle, since he died a few months before its completion.   While the king was known for being shy and seeking a hideaway in his dream castle, the building itself has opened its doors to the public soon after …

The Most Beautiful French Cities

  It is undoubtful that France is a beautiful country, but just how beautiful is it? Today we will showcase a few of its most amazing cities and hopefully give you an inspiration for your next trip! Let’s go.   Paris We couldn’t make such list and not include The City of Lights. Paris is the most visited city in the World for a reason and the reason is how beautiful and vibrant it is. With such incredible buildings as the Eiffel Tower, the Notre Dame Cathedral or the Louvre you keep on falling in love with it. With many beautiful parks, the Champs Elysees, the museums and galleries and of course the amazing restaurants not only will you never get bored, but you will also keep discovering more reasons to keep on coming back.                Lyon The third largest city in France is for many the most beautiful one. It has the soul that many cities lack. Its historical center has been added to the UNESCO World Heritage …

Best Winter Destinations For The Snow Lovers

Last week we spoke about perfect destinations for all of you who enjoy the sun and warmth, so today we wanted to address those of you who enjoy the snow and like the cold. So here are some of the best destinations for all of you winter lovers!   New York There are few places as charming as New York during Winter. With snow covering the streets the Big Apple becomes somehow more accessible. The Central Park, Times Square, Empire State Building, they all look so much more beautiful this time of the year. So put on your hat and gloves and enjoy your walk through The City.   Oslo The capital and the largest city of Norway is simply a perfect Winter destination. While it is definitely very, very cold it is also absolutely stunning. Located between the Oslofjord and hundreds of square kilometres of forests it is not only a home of beautiful nature but also some incredible architecture and great restaurants and bars. You won’t even feel the cold while exploring it! …

Best Destinations To Keep You Warm In January

January to many is a month of snow and very little sun, but in many places around the World it is the warmest month with wonderful weather and perfect conditions for travelling, so today we will talk about some of the best warm destinations for Winter escapes!   The Carribean January is actually the busiest month in this part of the globe. And while the prices may be a little high, it is definitely worth it to splurge a little to see the white beaches, crystal clear water and incredible atmophere of the Carribean!   Colombia As the best month in terms of weather January makes visiting Colombia even better than it already would have been, with very warm, but not overly hot mornings and incredibly pleasent evenings. There is also nearly zero rainfall so you will be as comfortable as ever!   Argentina While January is slightly hotter in Argentina then in other countries on our list we simply had to include this beautiful country on our list. With plenty wonderful cities to explore …