Posts Tagged ‘destination’

Maldives, truly paradise

Maldives, truly paradise

Maldives, truly paradise

A remote island with white sandy beaches, turquoise sea and a lot of palm trees is maybe only a dream destination for those who did not heard about Maldives. This island nation located in the Indian Ocean at about 400 kilometers south-west of India has all the characteristics of a true paradise.

The state is made of twenty-six atolls that consist of 1,192 islands from which only 200 are inhabited. The tourism developed in the last three decades and is mostly based on luxury resorts located on remote islands. (more…)

Australia, the destination you should not miss

Australia, the destination you should not miss

Australia, the destination you should not miss

Located in the Southern Hemisphere between the Indian Ocean and Pacific Ocean, Australia is the smallest continent. The country is so diverse welcoming the travelers throughout the whole year. Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne and Perth are the main cities and also most populated areas in the county.

Although the capital is Canberra, Sydney is the largest city in Australia. The main attractions of Sydney include the Opera House, famous for its exceptional architecture, the Sydney Harbor and the Royal Botanic Gardens. Besides the cultural attractions, Sydney also has superb beaches, stylish bars and an attractive night life. (more…)

Best summer destinations

Best summer destinations

Best summer destinations

Scandinavia – the Scandinavian countries (Denmark, Norway and Sweden) are rather difficult to visit in the winter but they are the perfect destination during summer. The Nordic countries have a nice cooler summer than the rest of the Europe so it can also be the best choice when it comes comfortable summer conditions.

Argentina – is the newest “must to visit” destination in Latin America. Buenos Aires is famous for night life, tango and wine and lately is considered among the best cities to go for study in Sothern Hemisphere. Patagonia is a good destination for winter sports from mid-June to late September. (more…)

Top ten European weekend destinations

Top ten European weekend destinations

Top ten European weekend destinations

The economic crisis that affected the whole world in the past few years also put a mark on the travel industry. The number of tourists has decreased for all types of destinations just as the funds available for vacations.

Under these economic circumstances many individuals compromise and change the one-week or two-week holiday with one or two weekend vacations. The weekend destinations should be close so the traveling time to get there to be as short as possible. This is the main reason that makes the European continent very attractive for weekend city breaks. (more…)

Top ten most visited cities in the world

Top ten most visited cities in the world

Top ten most visited cities in the world

The tourism is one of the most affected industries by the global financial crisis. The number of tourists and the money collected were both decreased comparing to the previous years.

However, there are some destinations that will always attract a large number of tourists. Among these destinations we can find the top ten most visited cities in the world.

10. Shanghai, China attracts more than 6 million tourists each year. Dating back from the 6th century, Shanghai has now a population of more than 19 million people, being the most crowded city of China. (more…)