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17 secrets that endear Big Ben to us

Neither Clock Tower, nor Elizabeth Tower. For us it will always be the ‘Big Ben’. Being over a century and a half old, the tower remains shiny and proud for the thousands of tourists and Londoners that pass every day by it. At the top it shows us the probably most famous clock in the world, and most photographed too, […]

What Happens to French Ski Chalets in the Summer?

Hundreds of thousands of people flock to French ski chalets during the winter months, but have you ever wondered what happens to them outside of ski season? Unlike the snow they don’t simply melt away until next year, instead they stay situated in the depths of the Alps among its pristine mountains. If you’re more […]

Top 5 Destinations for Culture and Excitement

As intrepid adventurers know, you can hop on a train or plane and explore a city in a weekend, or even better a long weekend. Even places that you’ve been to before show a new side time after time, with a little bit of planning and research. So where and what’s hot right now? Here’s […]

Hotel not Hotel in Amsterdam | A hotel that tries not to look like a hotel

Hotels with themed rooms are more and more popular, such as the Madonna Inn, probably the tackiest hotel that has ever existed. But in the case of Hotel not Hotel, located in Amsterdam, this concept is developed one step further: we are not only at themed rooms, but rooms that pretend not to be rooms! That is, it is a hotel that does […]

A glance at the world Through my Sunglasses!

The world is endlessly and undoubtedly beautiful, so professionals from all around the world everyday try to capture it in photographs using different advanced techniques and camera filters. However, who would have thought that sunglasses could work, not to protect from the sunlight but as a filter to enhance the image and provide a new […]

Palavas-les-Flots | the beach of Montpellier

Today we are taking you to the very south of France, to one of the most beautiful cities of Provence and which boasts, with good reason, of having 300 days of sunlight a year: Montpellier, with a climate that is completely owed to the Mediterranean, which is one step far. More concretely, it is 11 kilometers away, being the beaches of La Grande […]

Cruising California: The Top Scenic Drives in Los Angeles

California dreaming. When you visit this state, you’re going to be tempted to race through the mountainous roads – hugging every corner and flooring it on the straight-aways. But, don’t go driving down just any road. Here are some of the most exiting scenic drives along the Pacific coast. The San Gabriel Canyon Road Websites, […]

Salt Mountain | A geographical treasure in Cardona

A few days ago we visited the charming medieval town of Cardona and saw one of the great natural attractions of the area: the Salt Mountain. This is a unique natural phenomenon in the world, in which nature is still acting and modifying the environment breathing life into it. Its 120 meters long tour are just the beginning of a […]

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