Whilst most holidaymakers will make a beeline for the bustling Turkish resorts of Bodrum, Marmaris and Kusadasi there is so much more to see of this Aegean nation, that doesn’t involve lazing on a beach or partying until late. We have put together a small guide to highlight some of the best 5 things to see and do in Turkey which don’t involve a beach!
The underwater life has always fascinated people, with its corals, plants, millions of colors and many fish species. And once you've discovered the beauty of the underwater life, you'll be hooked for life. With so many amazing diving sites around the world, its hard to chose just ten, but here's our list.
Stag dos aren’t all about drinking beer and leering over strippers – stag dos now take in all kinds of activities.
There are many amazing sites worth visiting all over the world, each of them with its own history. The older they are, the most interesting and unbelievable. There are somewhere around 800 World Heritage Sites, and they are all outstanding and important, but here's a list with the top 10.
There's so much to do in Barcelona, it's a great city for exploring, with a huge choice of things to do and visit. It's hard to choose from the many activities, but if time allows you to, try to do as many of the things we're proposing. From the narrow streets of the Gothic Quarter to the incredible view offered by Tibidabo Mountain, here some of the things you shouldn't miss out on.
Artistic and beautiful, modern architecture has reached new heights. More than creative, sometimes truly unbelievable, this modern buildings give cities a new face, a new functionality. You'll find them all over the world, but here are ten cities where you'll be stunned by the architect's creations.
Fountains have always been used to embellish the outdoor space. From the beautiful Fontaines de la Concorde in Paris to the very modern Crown Fountain in Chicago, they continue to attract millions of tourists with their spectacular light and water shows, or just with their unique design. Check out our list and see how many you recognize.
A city with many things to do and many to visit, a sightseer's paradise. The most touristy things to start your visit with are the works of famous artist Antonio Gaudi, and there are quite a few in Barcelona. Go up Monjuic Mountain and feast your eyes with other two main attractions in Barcelona: Monjuic Magic Fountain and Poble Espanyol. If museums are not your cup of tea, there's something for you too; maybe you'll enjoy the Aquarium or Camp Nou.
Swimming with these beautiful creatures in the blue waters of the ocean is an incredible experience. Just imagine swimming side by side with a pod of dolphins, which are know to be very sociable. If you visit one of the places on our list, you can make your dream come true.
If you're having palpitations every time you pass by a shopping street, you'll feel in your own element in either one of these cities. From the high quality silk and jewelry you'll find in Bangkok, to the famous Fifth Avenue in New York and the place where celeb get their clothes, Los Angeles, each of these ten places is a shopper's paradise.
National parks are spread all over the world, and they are the perfect place to watch nature in action. There are 113,000 national parks across the planet, which take 12.9% of the Earth’s landmass. It's impossible to visit all of them in a lifetime, but do visit as many as you can. It's not easy to chose just ten of them, but without further ado, here is our list.
If you've tried it once, you'll definitely try it again and again, because surfing is addictive. Anyone who's tried it, knows it. Surfer addicts are always in the look for the best waves, the best places where they can conquer a great force of nature. Great beaches with great waves are spread all over the world, starting with the Gold Coast of Australia, a true surfers' paradise. Check out our list and start planning your next adventure.
The greatest sea creature, roaming from the ocean is an incredible sight to see, maybe even the greatest show on Earth. Whales can be spotted all year long, and our list will help you find the best place to go, summer or winter.
What wine aficionado doesn't dream of visiting as many of these world famous wine regions? Walking around the vineyards, enjoying a relaxing atmosphere and tasting some of the best wine in the world, right where it's produced. From the famous France regions, with enchanting chateaus, to the vineyards of Tuscany and California's famous Napa Valley, you'll find it all here. And there's still enough time to plan your visit for this year's harvest season.
A fjord is an narrow arm of the sea, with steep sides, carved by glacial activity. Some of the longest and most beautiful fjords are in Norway, being even a symbol of the country, but they can be found in various places, all over the world. Fjordland National Park in New Zealand is also home to some famous fjords, like Milford Sound and Doubtful Sound. Other destinations were fjords can be seen are Alaska and Greenland, where impressive glaciers can be spotted. No matter which one you'll chose to visit, it's going to be spectacular.
Want to try something different for your next adventure? You should definitely consider hiking some of the world's most beautiful glaciers. There are opportunities for beginners, and the more experienced hikers can even try ice climbing on the glacier's walls. Exploring the landscape from an helicopter is also another option. From the countless glaciers in Antarctica to the more famous on Mount Kilimanjaro, each and every one will offer you a unique experience.