Category: Attractions

Sendai Cherry Blossom

Sakuras in Sendai, an experience of a lifetime

As winter steps away, spring transforms Japan's cherry blossoms into a blushing vision Japan’s simple beauty captured in a blossoming flower As winter steps away, spring transforms Japan's cherry blossoms…

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The Equestrian statue of Genghis Khan at Tsonjin Boldog near Ulaanbaatar

Battlegrounds Asia: Then & Now

Asian history is rich and diverse, tracing its roots and stories to the early days of man’s explorative spirit. From distinct cultural sites to national parks and pristine landscapes Witnessing…

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The Last Supper

World of Leonardo da Vinci, 500 years past

“Art is never finished, only abandoned,” Leonardo da Vinci once spoke, but when he abandoned his art, he made sure they were in their utmost supreme form. Exploring Milan, the…

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Lausanne’s Aquatis, photo by Aquatis Aquarium-Vivarium Lausanne

A fresh look at freshwater Aquatis

Lausanne’s Aquatis opened in 2018 as Europe’s largest freshwater aquarium and vivarium, boasting more than 10000 fish and 100 reptiles from all around the world. Lausanne’s Aquatis – Europe’s largest…

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View of Cape Town

Design Destination Cape Town

For its burgeoning creative output, diverse voices and inspiring natural beauty, the mother city - recently named a UNESCO city of design – has established itself as one of the…

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Bread for sale in Jerusalem’s Machne Yehuda Market

Exploring Tel Aviv & Jerusalem through food

As I stand under the baking sun among the rubble of what used to be a parking lot opposite the City of David visitor centre, I can just about piece…

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The spacious Lagoon Suite offers great privacy if you’re traveling with family

Relive the time of emperors and dynasties

Scholars have waxed lyrical about Hangzhou’s West Lake for centuries, and with good reason. There are few landmarks in China that have received the kind of adoration and acclaim from…

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Rome's famed Colosseum is just one of the attractions on the interactive map

This interactive map makes stepping into Rome’s past a reality

You know the saying: when in Rome, do as the Romans do. Tour operator Citalia takes the adage to a whole new level: they’ve put together a detailed interactive map…

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The restorted Juanqinzhai theater room is a testament to the lavish styles of the time

Forbidden City’s elusive Qianlong Palace gears up for its first-ever public unveiling

China’s storied Forbidden City in Beijing is as beautiful as it is elusive. The City served as the former Imperial Palace through numerous dynasties China continues its reclamation of past…

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Akureyri transforms into a veritable winter wonderland in Dec

Christmas with a twist

Ah, Christmas - the most wonderful time of the year indeed, a time that encourages reflection after another fulfilling year, and a time to bond with the people closest to…

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