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Bali is a very popular destination which attracts tourism for its excellent value for money, endless rice fields, beautiful beaches, ancient culture and friendly inhabitants.  Hence all kinds of travelers from backpackers, spiritual yogis, to divers and families with kids. Get ready and pack your...

Majestic grey stone structures in the middle of a Mexican jungle witnessed many Mayan civilisations. A veil of mystery and magic keeps people coming back to see these ancient pearls. One of them is Calakmul, a Biosphere Reserve located 22 miles (35.4 km) from north...

The Maldives has been a popular tourists destination for over 40 years now. Its pristine, white sand beaches and turquoise waters with best marine life on earth is a huge magnet, especially for honeymooners. Everybody can find something interesting to do to make their stay...

Wadi Rum represents an unearthly landscape. People call it The Valley of the Moon. No wonder. It is raw in its beauty, yet magical: filled with yellow and red sand dunes contrasted with the dark colour of the gradient base of the mountains. At night...

The religion holidays in Saudi Arabia differ from those in Catholic Poland. Muslims do not celebrate Christmas, but they celebrate the holy month of Ramadan. It is a challenging time because of the fasting and the hottest temperatures reaching 42 degrees Celsius.What is Ramadan?Ramadan is...

If you are looking for a quiet and ecological friendly holiday, La Digue is the answer! This tiny Island belongs to Seychelles archipelago, and the bicycle is the most common mean of transport there. It is a laid-back destination, with plenty of amazing sunsets, stunningly...

Culinary Adventure in Barcelona, Spain Sometimes, we are dreaming of distant and exotic places but the real beauty is relatively close to us. A place I like to return to over and over again is Spain. This country has it all: the richness of culture, history, architecture, dance, music...

Have you ever thought about action-packed getaway? Here is a hint: northern Thailand. Chiang Mai is one of my favorite cities in Thailand. I only spent three nights in Chiang Mai, but I could have spent more time there. There is so much to do...

One Fabulous Day in LanzaroteI love volcanoes, and I go everywhere, where there is volcanic activity or landscape. In Lanzarote, there was a huge volcanic activity in the 18th century that left volcanic soil all over the island. Therefore, it was awarded by UNESCO and...

Christmas tradition commemorates the birth of Jesus on 25th of December. Americans, like many other people from all over the world, have developed their own Christmas traditions over time.Festive Food [caption id="attachment_38524" align="alignright" width="300"] Christmas pancakes[/caption]Nowadays, it is a blend of religious and nonreligious customs....

Christmas and New Year’s Eve in ThailandBeing ten hours away at Christmas is not the easiest thing to bear. The really hot weather helps a lot, but it is not the same as spending it with your love ones. Additionally, you are well aware that...

If there is any other place in the world that hides the beauty and splendor of nature like the depths of the ocean, then it would be caves. These crevices and cavities created under the earth or within mountains have a good amount of majesty...

Places that surprise: Dubai, United Arab EmiratesRecently, I visited one of the most advertised places on earth, Dubai. I was thinking that nothing can surprise me. But, Dubai appeared to have some big cultural differences. Check this out! Where are all the Emiratis? Emirati nationals...