8 things to do if you’ re visiting Barcelona for the first time…

Barcelona, the capital of Catalonia, is considered one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. A lively city , where the old and the new mingle in a unique way. Barcelona is hard to be described in just eight things but these eight things suggested here are a good start. 1. Τake an afternoon walk around…

Seborga – Discover the village that claims independence

#uniquedestinations Seborga is a small town in the region of Liguria in Italy, near the French border. It has 300 inhabitants and its main economic activities are tourism and agriculture. In the early 1960s, Giorgio Carbone, then head of the village’s flower-growers co-operative, began promoting the idea that Seborga should retain its historic independence as…

Shandon Bells – Ring the bells of a historic church

#uniquedestinations The Church of St Anne is a church located in the Shandon district of Cork in Ireland and its famous for its bell tower and bells, known as Shandon Bells. Cork is the second largest city in the country and has an important cultural and musical tradition. The church is considered the most important ecclesiastical…

Atlantic Ocean Road – Drive on Europe’s most beautiful road

#uniquestinations With this new article  we are going to introduce a new category in our blog named “Unique Destinations”. On our first post we will refer to the famous  Atlantic Ocean Road in Norway. Located in the midwest part of the Norwegian coast, the Atlantic Ocean Road (Atlanterhavsvegen in Norwegian) is one of the most scenic drives…

7 reasons why you should visit Marseille …

Marseille is the second-largest city of France, its main commercial port and the most significant city of the historical province of Provence. Marseille was originally founded circa 600 BC as the Greek colony of Massalia and became the preeminent Greek polis in the region of southern Gaul. As a big trading center and the gate of France to Africa…

4 must-do day trips from Lisbon (…except Sintra)

Following our article about Lisbon, we are going to suggest four memorable day trips which can be easily done by car. We excluded Sintra, with the beautiful and fairytale Palacio Nacional da Pena, because it is a world famous town and every traveller visiting Lisbon has it already in his/her itinerary. So, hire a car…

Palacio da Pena (by AirDroneView)

The magic Palace of Pena in Sintra. A once-in-lifetime experience … … and the funny ride on our way up the palace with nothing magic about it … Related post : 4 must-do day trips from Lisbon (except Sintra) 8 things to do if you’ re visiting Lisbon for the first time

8 things to do if you’ re visiting Lisbon for the first time …

Lisbon is a beautiful city. Bathed in the sunlight and the breeze of Atlantic Ocean, it is a city of many faces and secrets. Old, new, tradition, innovation, happiness, nostalgia, sadness, culture, fun, taste all are blended in a unique way that creates a unique city. Here are 8 things you must do if you…

Lisbon (Fado Route)

To know Lisbon is to feel Fado … Related post : 8 things to do if you’ re visiting Lisbon for the first time