Turku

Photo of Turku in the night

Big, beautiful Turku Turku is a very big city in Finland, with almost 200.000 population, lying on the southwest coast, where river Aura (Aurajoki in Finish language) is finding it’s way to the sea. City grew on an old settlement, first being mentioned in the 13th century. Later it was also a capital of Grand Duchy of Finland but only for few years and after that, they moved it to the Helsinki. Turku stayed important trading center and never lost its old soul.Big, beautiful Turku Explore the wonderful Turku The Turku…

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Vilnius

Vilnius Castle

Architectural wonderland Located in southeast of Lithuania is the country’s biggest city and capital Vilnius. Vilnius is a beautiful city surrounded with hills. It hosts over half million inhabitants and has sustained a series of fires and wars in its rich history. The first mentioning of the city goes back to the early 14th century when Duke Gediminas tried to convince many people from Germany to make a life here, promising lower taxes and other perks. Vilnius is nothing short of an architectural museum with many buildings that tell of…

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Klaipėda

Stroll down the memory lane Holding the 3rd place as one of the largest cities of Lithuania, Klaipeda is a city with a rich history that goes well back into the past. It is located on the west coast of Lithuania and has long enjoyed being one of the most important Prussian ports. Actually, the city has long history and was once under Prussian then German and Russian command. In ancient times, Klaipėda was adored for its timber making industry and still today you can see many old buildings that…

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Brussels

Center of European culture Brussels is a capital of the Kingdom of Belgium, a small country, lying on the west of the European continent. This is an amazing city with very rich history, many museums, important religious objects, sport arenas and seat of countless political institutions. What Washington means for USA, Brussels means for Europe. Here is a seat of European parliament and the main headquarters of NATO alliance, also of many other important institutions and organizations like World Customs Organization. City is a good host for many politicians arriving…

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Uruguay

Love and color everywhere Sandwiched between Argentina to the east, Rio Grande do Sul to the north and hugged by the Atlantic Ocean to the south, Uruguay is a vibrant Latin America country. Uruguay has been for a long time a favorite country for many immigrants as it boasts rich nature, beautiful weather and plentiful beaches where you can take advantage of just that. Explore the wild uruguay Uruguay has been on the map since the 15th century when it was discovered by Spanish and has also been under their…

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Peru

A glance into the past Peru is an amazing tourist destination, where you can discover the knowledge and remains of and 8.000 years old civilization. The fantastic heritage of the Inca’s is the magnet for the millions visitors which want to meet in person their successors. But Peru is not only a story about Inca’s history. It is also an important South America’s country, full of high peaks in the Andes mountain range, almost 2.500 kilometers of coast on Pacific Ocean and other fascinating attractions made by mother nature like…

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Lithuania

Photo of an old street in Vilnius, Lithuania

Historic gem of Europe Lithuania is a secret treasure in Europe north eastern part. It’s the largest of 3 Baltic states which became NATO and EU member in 2004. It is one of the oldest Baltic countries and way first mentioned almost 1000 years ago. With its incredible landscape and many historical buildings that survived through the ages, Lithuania is a pearl for tourists from all parts of the world. Natural landscape is extremely well preserved with rivers, lakes, forests, hills and even sand dunes that make you enjoy each…

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Cyprus

A tourist resort Protarast in Cyprus

Unspoiled beauty If you arrived on Cyprus, it’s time to go out in nature and explore the island. It’s size is around 9.000 square kilometers and it is politically divided on southern (free state, Republic of Cyprus) and northern Cyprus (controlled by Turkey). As it is one of the great European summer destinations, the summer time is when the most crowds are gathering. Amazing array of water sports is available, like snorkeling, scuba diving, paddle surfing, windsurfing, sailing, fishing and many more. Fishing and sailing are also popular in less…

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Mauritius

Photo of Mauritius coast on a beautiful day

All about nature Some of the best points for summer outdoor activities are well hidden inside Indian Ocean and surely one of them is the island of Mauritius. The Mauritius lies east from Reunion and direct flights are available from Saint-Denis airport. While the two islands of Reunion and Mauritius can be compared by size the population of Mauritius is a bit larger then on Reunion Island, exceeding 1.3 millions of people living here. There are also more summer leisure places available and more hotels to stay in. But politically…

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Bulgaria

Veliko Turnovo in Bulgaria

Jewel of Europe Bulgaria is one of East European ex-communist countries. It is quite large, measuring 111.000 square kilometers in size, which is about the same size as Cuba and just a bit smaller then Greece. Bulgaria is home to around 7.5 million inhabitants which makes it one of the middle sized European countries. After the fall of the Berlin Wall, Bulgaria started to open politically and economically towards the west. This also and finally gives it an opportunity to show its natural and architectural beauties and culture to tourists. Bulgaria has…

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Madagascar

Image of sunset settling over Madagascar

Beauty rediscovered If there’s a place on this plane that’s even forgotten by god, but at the same time so beautifully unique and amazing its flora and fauna, then this has to be the city of Madagascar. Every year it is visited by an increasing number of tourists, mostly from France, Spain and Germany, but this is not by far a tourist destination like the nearby Mauritius, Reunion or if you look a bit to the north Seychelles. Madagascar is huge island, east from Africa continent, on the far south…

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