‘Europe’

Tenerife, an island with landscapes ‘not of this planet’

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We often think of Tenerife and its fine beaches, but we shouldn’t make the mistake of just settling for that. Of course the beaches are great but there is a lot more to this island. Tenerife has extraordinarily beautiful landscapes that are unique in the world; a multiple, particularly visible landscape that is a priceless resource, both for those who live there and for the millions of tourists visiting the island ach year. It’s not that way by chance.   We can’t speak of the landscape of Tenerife but of a mosaic of incredible landscapes—as if it were a miniature…

Enjoy diving also in winter

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  If you are a fan of diving, winter should not hinder you from practicing your hobby. And you don’t have to travel to distant paradises, because right here in the Mediterranean we have wonderful places for enjoying the best marine flora and fauna.   The Pollensa bay, on the northern coast of the island of Mallorca, is one of the most beautiful places in the Mediterranean Sea, where the Romans founded the first city of the archipelago and where you can thoroughly enjoy the experience of diving in turquoise hued waters with remarkable visibility. Whether you like scuba diving…

A great way to end the year in Madrid

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  There are many different ways to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Madrid, but surely the most famous and crowded option takes place at the Puerta del Sol. Madrid, the capital of Spain, is full of all kinds of restaurants and places of historical importance, and it is famous for the traditional New Year’s Eve where people of all ages gather at the Puerta del Sol to welcome the New Year. The clock of the Post House of the Puerta del Sol signals the start of the new year. As the twelve gongs sound off a big golden ball starts…

Christmas shopping at Budapest’s flea markets

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Soon we’ll start thinking about Christmas decorations, the menu for Christmas Eve and the gifts that Santa Claus or the Three Wise Men will leave us. The best place to go Christmas shopping is at any of the flea markets found in towns and cities all over the world.   Christmas shopping is an excellent excuse for traveling and this time we would like to propose a getaway to Budapest so that you can take in the atmosphere and especially the excellent flea markets you will find there. Christmas in Hungary is the most important festivity of the year, largely…

8 reasons to enjoy Christmas in Madrid

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  We would like to suggest that you spend Christmas in Madrid. The capital of Spain has a lot of interesting things to offer and here goes a list. It’s up to you to choose because you won’t be able to do everything: · Huge nativities: There are nativities on display at the Palace of Cibeles, the Casa de la Villa, Museum of St. Isidore and the Museum of History of Madrid. · Very original Christmas flea markets: From among all the flea markets (there are so many that we can’t list them all here), there is one that has…

Traveling in Spain is a safe bet

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    If you take a few days off in December, we recommend a getaway to Spain—you won’t find a better destination. December 6th and 8th are holidays in Spain and we have a few interesting proposals for these dates Madrid is the perfect destination thanks to its rich culture, the excellent food offer and the lively atmosphere during day and night. The capital of Spain is perfect for art lovers, with dazzling museums that are within walking distance from each other: the Prado, the Reina Sofía and the Thyssen-Bornemisza. The historical center, with its charming buildings and monuments, should…

There’s a lot to Mallorca also in fall

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  If anyone thinks there’s nothing to Mallorca beyond summer, the sun and the beach, they’re terribly wrong. Of course, Mallorca is the island of the sun and of summer, but it is also a magic, warm, welcoming place that is ideal for a getaway from routine, disconnecting from work and blending in with nature any time of the year, but especially in the fall. One of the best parts for enjoying Mallorca in fall, when temperatures are still pleasant and nature is waiting for us to enjoy it, is the north coast. Cyclists know that Mallorca is the ideal…

The Spanish Paradise for golf lovers

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  Malaga is a Paradise for golf lovers. Thanks to over 70 golf courses, the Costa del Sol is also known as the Costa del Golf. It is where golf began in Spain and the area in Western Europe with the highest density of golf courses. The fantastic sunny, dry climate, professionalism and experience in courses that are well cared for make this region the foremost European destination for those wishing to play this sport. Malaga also has surprising landscapes, with some of the best beaches in Spain and an extensive cultural, gastronomic and entertainment offer to suit every taste.…

Greece has islands to suit every taste

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  Culture, art and customs are combined in an unforgettable landscape of crystal-clear waters and never-ending blue hues that will become imprinted in the memory of those visiting these islands.  Each and every one of the Greek Islands has a peculiar architecture, mythology and hospitality that will make visitors fall in love with this land. With over a million people, the Greek Islands can be divided in a number of archipelagos: the Cyclades, Dodecanese, Ionian, Sporades, North Aegean and those in the Saronic Gulf. Altogether they make up a mosaic of 2,000 islands, of which only around 200 are inhabited.…

Get to know the many appeals of Hungary!

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  Hungary is a unique place for art, culture, spas and gastronomy. The landscapes range from the lush forests of Lake Balaton to the extensive Puszta, the name of the great Hungarian plains, plus valleys with vineyards and the volcanic mountain range known as Mátra in the north. Hungary is filled with beautiful cities and charming little towns, and of course the ‘Pearl of the Danube’, Budapest, a city included on the World Heritage List. The ancient Magyar empire has a lot to offer you, and here we list a few of the possibilities on the sporting scene: Water activities.…