In our weekly accounts of places to go we like to call attention to small corners, areas that, because of their beauty, quietness and originality make the visit of tourists something they will never forget, and Sintra should be in the list.
This is a town about 30 kilometers west of Lisbon, the capital. It has about 33,000 inhabitants in the historic area, though the inhabited region ... Continue reading Sintra, Portugal's jewel
For better or worse, the end of holidays is slowly getting close for many of our readers and users. Others may have not left home yet but they may already wonder how will they face the end of their relaxing weeks. For all of them we have written this post where we intend to help face those sad days back to normal rhythm, the routine.
Th... Continue reading Back from holidays, how to make it more bearable?
In summer there is more than just sun and beach tourism. More and more tourists venture to visit one of the many theme parks all over the world which are to make their visitors enjoy.
That is why just last year the 25 best references of this kind of shows received no more and no less than 214.7 million visitors, 4.3% more than the previous year. Clearly amusement companies as Walt Disney, Merlin En... Continue reading Five theme parks in the world not to be missed
Last week we talked about a different look to the great country of Brazil, a nation that due to its great dimensions offers visitors a multitude of different options depending on individual likes. Indeed, Brazil is much more than football and we are willing to prove it with this series of posts.
If Jericoacoara and surrounds was a ma... Continue reading Brazil, much more than football (part II)
Few days ago we talked about Jet Lag. We explained the origin of the term and also the phenomenon itself, but mostly we discussed five main symptoms to recognize this syndrome of the traveller. And nothing better than knowing these effects of Jet Lag to realize that this is not just a curiosity used as an excuse by some businessmen, it is a serious problem that can spoil the best of the plans.
While ... Continue reading 5 ways to minimize the effects of Jet Lag
Jet Lag is that dreaded enemy of the traveller, it is the phenomenon that occurs when travelling to a place in a totally different time zone from which we are accustomed. Our body is a system of habits , customs , and it needs time to adapt to any changes in its environment. Just think about what happens after a sleepless night ... our body will catch up with us as it is used to some hours of rest, and as a resul... Continue reading Five ways to recognize Jet Lag
Located in the county of New Mexico (USA ), we find what is perhaps the most beautiful cave seen by the human eye: [Lechuguilla Cave](http://www.resurgentsoftware.com/Lech.html). It was discovered in 1986 by a group of scouts and after several years of expeditions it was discovered that it occupied 196 km of galleries full of amazing mineral formations.
It is difficult to imagine what the f... Continue reading Lechuguilla Cave
One of the places on earth with the best sceneries is the region of Tuscany. Anchored in the northwest of Italy it is a land that equally combines rural landscape with history and culture. Famous for films like Life Is Beautiful or Under the Tuscan Sun , the area has been able to exploit the fame gained by offering visitors a unique and unforgettable experience . Moreover, precisely because of its rural nature fu... Continue reading How to visit Tuscany by car
When you think of Brazil it will quickly come to your mind the endless beaches of Rio , the joyous celebrations that give colour to the streets of its cities , or overflowing football stadiums. Everything is cheerful and beautiful in this great country of South America. So it is choking when cheking its low level of international tourism, a trend that is about to end .
Indeed, accordi... Continue reading Do you travel? What about Brazil?
Renting or not renting a car? That is one of the dilemma any tourist faces when planning a trip abroad. Maybe in our family or circle of friends there are some against the idea of renting a car abroad, perhaps because of some past experience or because they are not accustomed to the simple process of getting a rental car . However, in this post we will show that there are more factors in favour than against, with... Continue reading 5 reasons to rent a car when travelling abroad