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The Outstanding Street Art of Krakow

Krakow, “The City of Kings”. Once a capital of Poland, now its cultural centre, is known for the gorgeous castle, gothic and baroque churches, fascinating museums, and the 13th-century main square voted the best public space in the World. It is typically associated with old buildings and stories of the past. However, Krakow is way more than just a dream destination for the history geeks. Something many people do not expect is its vibrant street art scene.

Monaco

My name is Carlo, Monte Carlo

There is a special moment in one of the best-known Bond movies, GoldenEye. The passionate kiss between Pierce Brosnan and Serena Gordon transitions into the fabulous panorama of Monte Carlo. This small piece of the world, due to its wealth, seems as unrealistic as the length of the life of the immortal Agent 007 himself.

A trip to the Central Asia

It may not be the most famous destination in the World, but Central Asia has a certain charm that makes it worth traveling to.   This region of the World was once an important part of the Silk Road, where the roads between Europe and Asia met, as well as a home to many nomadic tribes.   While it is not the wealthiest region on Earth, and its landscapes are rather rough, it is a very interesting spot on the map of the World.   It is formed by five former Soviet states – Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan, and lays between the Caspian Sea, China, Russia, and Afghanistan.   Kazakhstan   While 88% of the country is located in Asia, 12% is in fact in Europe. It borders five countries and has access to the world’s largest lake – the Caspian Sea.   The western and central parts of the country are lowlands. The northern part is occupied by the Turgay Plateau, cut by the alley of the Turgay Gate. On the eastern …

Los Angeles – a guide to the City of Angels

The City of Angels is definitely one of the most extraordinary locations in the USA. While many people discredit it by saying it is too crowded, with never-ending traffic (on some days it is actually true) and too hot to function (sometimes that can also be true), it is important not to forget about all the amazing sides of LA that make it more than worthy to be on your bucket list!   Some basic facts Los Angeles is the most populous city in California and the second most populous city in the United States. It covers an area of 1302 km². The location of Los Angeles is extremely attractive, providing access to the Pacific Ocean and hilly terrain. The area of the city is considered to be the most ethnically diverse American city. The city is divided into 80 districts and settlements.   The City of Los Angeles vs the Los Angeles County Los Angeles is the county seat of the Los Angeles County. Throughout the history, the boundaries of the city have become …

World’s most beautiful ruins

Often we focus too much on the “now”, forgetting about the past and what it gave us. So today we will take you on a journey to the past and show you some of the most beautiful ruins in the World! Pyramids of Giza, Egypt Still to this day they are a source of many wild theories since people simply can’t believe that our ancestors could erect such incredible and big monuments thousands of years ago. Once used as graves for the monarchy nowadays they are a symbol of Egypt.     Machu Picchu, Peru These ruins are on nearly every traveler’s “to see” list. Located 2090-2400 meters above the sea level they are not easy to get to, but the effort pays off since the view of the ancient city will take your breath away.     Ta Prohm, Cambodia It is the modern name of one of the temples located in the Angkor Wat complex near Siem Reap, Cambodia. Built around XII century not only is it a part of the UNESCO World Heritage …

Best places in the World to watch a sunset

Most travelers make sure to include watching the sunset at a new destination in their plans. It is always a special experience that can make every trip better. Today we will introduce you to some of the best places in the World to admire it! Angkor Wat, Cambodia This temple complex in Cambodia and the largest religious monument in the world is already mesmerizing on its own, but during the sunset, it gets a certain glow that makes the site simply magical.     Grand Canyon, USA As one of the World’s biggest natural wonders, the Grand Canyon is most certainly one of the most impressive places on Earth. It becomes especially breathtaking during the sunset, when its colors change to dark orange, making it that much more beautiful.     The Serengeti, Tanzania It is almost as if you are now playing a role in the brand new Lion King movie. The views are incredible and wild animals roaming the area make it feel almost surreal.       Santorini, Greece One of the …

Singapore – a guide to the Lion City

Singapore is undoubtedly one of the most unusual cities in the world. This state-city in Southeast Asia is one of the smallest yet wealthiest and most modern countries in the world, a financial center of the region.   It is an extraordinary mix of cultures as well as modernity with tradition. Ethnic, cultural and linguistic diversity of the country is not only a fact but also a legal status of Singapore, whose inhabitants use four official languages: English, Malay, Mandarin and Tamil. However, despite such diversity, everything here is in harmony with its surroundings. It is perfectly composed little world, full of wonders.     The symbol of the city is a lion, who not only spits out his mouth in the center of the city, but also forms part of its name (singa means lion in Malay, pura means the city).     Singapore is a very small island nation located at the southern tip of the Malay Peninsula. The archipelago is surrounded by the Singapore Strait water that connects the Malakka Strait with …

Why you should visit Australia this summer

In the southern hemisphere, between Indian and Pacific oceans, there is a land like no other. The smallest continent yet the 6th largest country in the World. A land of dangerous creatures and breathtaking views. Today we will take a closer look at Australia. The cities   Sydney Often thought to be the capital of the country (the actual capital is Canberra) it is instead the largest and best-known city in Australia. The most recognizable building and symbol of the city is the Sydney Opera House, but it has so much more to offer. The old town of The Rocks, the tallest building of the city, the Sydney Tower, from which you can admire the beautiful panorama of the city, and many, many more make it simply perfect destination for any traveller.     Melbourne A former capital of the country, the city is a traditional center of Australian business, home to many local businesses and the country’s main industrial hub. It is also considered to be the best living city in the world!   …

Best destinations in Europe for the water sports enthusiasts

While many tourists want to enjoy calm and relaxing vacation, many like to spend them as actively as possible. For those of you who instead of lying on the beach would like to dive into the water and enjoy the thrill of the water sports, we made a list of some of the best destinations in Europe for the water sports enthusiasts.   WINDSURFING     Lefkada, Greece   Spot recognized as one of the best in the world. In the morning, before the wind starts to blow hard, flat water creates the perfect environment for learning for the beginners. In the afternoon the direction of the wind is changing making it perfect for the more advanced windsurfers. Lefkada is also a great place for active holidays. In addition to windsurfing, diving, other beach and water sports, and even paragliding can be practiced there.   Sardegna, Italy Sardinia is a beautiful place on its own, with  wonderful culture, excellent cuisine and proximity to the most attractive monuments of the south of Europe. It is a …