If you fancy a nice getaway, look no further than South Korea's Jeju Island. In this guide, we take a look at the top-10 attractions on Jeju Island and offer some recommendations for getting the most out of your vacation.
South Korea is an East Asian state that forms the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and shares a land border with North Korea. Seoul is operating from 43 cities with populations of over a million people within three hours. The location of Korea between China and Japan was a significant geographical advantage for the country. People of Seoul enjoy shopping in trendy boutiques and drinking in cool cafes and welcoming bars. The people of Seoul are friendly and stylish. The Korean language is the main language of Seoul. The best time to visit Seoul is from March-May, and September–November. Take a look down on this sprawling metropolis of about 10 million people from the top of any of the four guardian mountains in Seoul, and you'll feel the strong pungsu-Jiri (Feng Shui) that has long nurtured and preserved the city.
When fire tore through Notre-Dame Cathedral in the heart of Paris, centuries of history that had survived revolution, two world wars, and natural disasters was swept from existence. It was a reminder that our most precious constructions can vanish before our eyes. Here is a look at 11 of the world's most majestic cathedrals and why you shouldn't wait to see them.
There are many things to do in Seoul like visiting Gyeongbokgung Palace, exploring Hongik University Street, and more. A good plan for exploring and experiencing this city is very necessary. Here is a suggested guide for an amazing 5-day tour that will help you discover and enjoy Seoul to the fullest.
Hawaii is America’s tropical paradise. With lush green landscapes, black volcanic beaches, and world class surf breaks, it’s an all-around ideal destination. We’ve put together this short guide looking at COVID-19 travel requirements and the top-5 best things to do in Hawaii for 2021.
These are 10 incredible natural landscapes to explore in 2020. We’re heading into the mountains, under the sea, near to volcanoes, and to the edge of waterfalls in this fun travel guide. Buckle up as we take you to some exciting travel destinations.
World Heritage Site and top historic destinations for you!
The late Maya Angelou once remarked, “History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again.” It is precisely this fascination with what came before that inspired us to look at the world’s most amazing historic destinations. Temples and monuments to grand empires feature prominently in our list, poignant reminders that no matter how much we think the world around us fixed and constant, time erases all in the end.
See a list of unesco world heritage sites by country.
When traveling in Tokyo, instead of just going to the classic landmarks inside this metropolitan city, you can also consider nearby attractions, including cities, historic sites, scenic spots, and hot springs. The traffic is much lighter in the Kanto region, and it only takes you 1-2 hours by JR to get to many nearby cities. If you go to Hakone, Kamakura, Yokohama and other nearby cities, there is a traffic ticket package that comes with a discount.
Moscow is centered around the Red Square and development radiates out from all around it. As the city center, Red Square is similar to Tiananmen Square in Beijing, the place where the country holds large celebrations and military parades. It’s one of Moscow’s most important landmarks, and has been a witness to Moscow’s history.
Every year in the springtime, it’s cherry blossom season in Japan. Starting out from Okinawa in January, the blooming of cherry blossoms gradually moves northward, and following the cherry blossom blooming trail has become a big tourist event in Japan. Below are Japan’s 10 most famous cherry blossom spots, found in the Kanto, Kansai, and Hokkaido regions.
Barcelona's "other" buildings are every bit as rich in artistic character as the works of Gaudí. The fantastic stained glass roof of Palau de la Música Catalana, the luxurious and exquisite wall reliefs of Casa Amatller, and the lace sculptures of Casa Lleó Morera are all works of art that are well worth seeing.
Russia is a country with the largest land area in the world. It is rich in natural and human resources.Stylish Moscow, magnificent Saint Petersburg, the serene, blue and deep Lake Baikal, and the splendid night sky of Murmansk...... These Russian sceneries are all unique in their own way, and they are all waiting for you to discover them.
With over 400 years of cultural exchange, Macao is the best-preserved historical blended Chinese and western architectural complex in the world and was listed as a world cultural heritage site as a result thereof. Strolling through the Historic Center of Macao, the ancient churches, history museums, and western-style buildings will highlight just how unique this city is from anywhere else on earth.
Antoni Gaudí is undoubtedly one of Spain's most celebrated architects. Abounding with imaginative verve, many of his works, including the Sagrada Família, are listed as World Heritage Sites. These gems are absolutely the first stop on any good tour of Barcelona.
Segovia is just 45 minutes from Madrid by high-speed train. The ancient city, a world heritage site, is home to a famous ancient Roman aqueduct, a fairytale castle, and Spain's most delicious roast suckling pigs and is your best choice for a 1-day tour outside of Madrid.
Maple Raiders - Kyoto Kiyomizu Temple is one of the most ancient and famous temples in Japan. It is listed as one of the three big scenic spots in Kyoto along with Kinkakuji Temple and Nijo Castle. In the autumn, as far as the eye can see, thousands of maple trees fill with flowers. The flowery autumn scene is the best place to enjoy the maples! There is a hanging Qingshui stage in front of the main hall of the Kiyomizu Temple. It is a national treasure-ranked a cultural relic of Japan. Every year during the season of red leaves, Kiyomizu Temple will provide a "Special Nighttime Worship" event for visitors to amuse themselves while watching the maples at night.
Hoi An is located in the central part of Vietnam. It is like an ancient Chinese town that has been well preserved with its ancient buildings from the 16th-18th centuries. The most beautiful time for Hoi An is when the city's lanterns are lit at night. It was once famous for tailoring. It's a great place to come make a set of Ao Dai.
Tuscany is known as the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance and for its beautiful idyllic landscape. Till 2019, the following eight attractions have been listed as world heritage sites: Historic Center of Florence (1982), Piazza dei Miracoli (1987), Historic Center of San Ginignano (1990), Historic Center of Siena (1995), Historic Center of the City of Pienza (1996), Val d’Orcia (2004), Medici Villa and Gardens in Tuscany (2019), and Primeval Beech Forests in the Carpathian Mountains (2019). Next, let's take a look at these world heritage sites!
The castle of Ryukyu Kingdom and Associated Heritage Groups
Cultural heritage: Shuri Castle is one of the must-see attractions to Okinawa, which was once the capital and palace of the Ryukyu Kingdom. Ontake-san inside the castle and neighboring Tamaudun Mausoleum have been listed as the world cultural heritage sites by UNESCO. Date for listing as world cultural heritage site: December, 2000
France, the quintessential travel destination. European old world charm. Rolling hills with vineyards stretching to the horizon. Quaint cafes tucked away in Parisian back alleys. Whether you love culture and history, natural scenery, seaside luxury, or just some heart-stopping mountain thrills, France has it all and more. Come along as we explore this great country. From the port cities on the English Channel to the storied towns on the French Riviera, we will highlight some must-see attractions and recommend ways to best enjoy the wonders on offer across the land.
Game of Thrones is a worldwide cultural phenomenon. The best-selling novels by George R. R. Martin have spawned an incredible following and award-winning television adaption by HBO. Bringing the characters, locations, and stories to life was a massive undertaking. Fortunately, the screenwriters and production team were up to the task. They scoured the globe looking for the best places to incorporate into their visual storytelling. In this travel guide, we explore some of these real-world localities. Often surprising, these accessible destinations would rank high on anyone’s travel list. Come along as we explore the most incredible Game of Thrones film locations to visit in 2019.
Aomori is Japan’s prefecture for all seasons. Set in the northernmost part of Honshu, the largest of Japan’s islands, Aomori is a place for travelers seeking a different experience. The region blends the natural and the urban in surprising ways. Beautiful landscapes and the largest collection of cherry blossoms in all Japan make this an unforgettable destination.