Christmas time was always considered magical, and eventually Christmas took on a nearly fairy tale atmosphere. And that meant that romantic souls would work to achieve the perfect Christmas ambience. And as we all know, some places have that already... so which are those splendid Christmas destinations? The answers are right below.
When you say bread, you probably refer to the version you are used to at home. I experienced the difference perfectly while living in Australia. Australia, you might ask, how different can it be? And yet, bread from home was simply a different item compared to the ubiquitous Australian toast bread. And furthermore there is the question of the form of the loaf. Now, what are all the other shapes, like flat bread? See what people refer to as bread in different parts of the world.
The world is a place of constant change. All kinds of monumental creations are experiencing the irreversible ravages of time. This is sometimes, unfortunately, speeded up by the actions of people. Today we will visit a few monuments that, for various reasons, have started vanishing a little faster that they should have.
On our way through Europe’s University cities we stop next in Graz, Austria – a city with a population of neraly 300 000 that is historically a university town, nowadays hosting nearly 60 000 students. Apart from the opportunity to study, Graz has a lot to offer including: best preserved town centre (listed in UNESCO), a European Capital of Culture in 2003, and a City of Culinary Delights. No doubt, those who study in Graz will never get bored. Check out our gallery of interesting places to visit.
It has been three weeks since we last published our tips for festivals. This time we have carefully picked five very affordable music festivals of different genres from various pockets of the world. Do not miss the best.
With this article we are closing the tour through individual countries. Our last trip will take place in one of the most stunning places, in terms of natural beauty, in the world - visit Iceland with us.
One of the last trips that will feature an individual country will take us to Australia - the smallest continent in the world, where the distances are often greater than the distances separating the largest countries in Europe. Seventy percent of Australia’s area is covered with deserts or semi-deserts, which is why the greatest part of the Australian population lives in the cities on the coasts. The country's magnificent scenery attracts millions of tourists every year.
Now that we are in winter, it is more important than ever to stay strong and healthy. In the next two articles we will focus on two important vitamins that, especially in winter, people too often lack. The first of them is vitamin C. What to eat or drink in order to absorb the right quantity of this important vitamin?
Named one of the UNESCO world heritage sites only in 1996, the city of Salzburg was made famous long before then with the film The Sound of Music in 1965 which was inspired by the true story of the von Trapp family. This fabulous city was relatively less known before then.