Croatia

5 Paradise Beaches less than 30 mins from Palma de Mallorca

Summer has arrived, the weather has started to improve and the beach days and coming back around. Mallorca has over 200 different beaches and coves …

Spain

Island hopping in Greece’s Dodecanese

Rhodes and Kos are the Dodecanese’s big names, but this new island-hopping trip focuses on the archipelago’s smaller gems, where visitors may have the gorgeous beaches to themselves<p>There is a blueness of sea that seems feasible only via Photoshop or an Instagram filter, but which is made real …

Beaches

Top 10 foods to try in Croatia

The diverse regions and foreign influences over the centuries have left their mark on Croatian cuisine. Our local food writer Kristin Vuković has put …

Restaurants

São Miguel East Tour in The Azores

Discover the East half of São Miguel island, including Furnas, Vila Franca do Campo, Nordeste, tea plantations and more!Observe the volcanic fumaroles in action, enjoy tremendous views over Furnas lake and town, be impressed by the cliffs and waterfalls of Nordeste (East coast) and learn how …

Travel

Best Pršut in Croatia Awards Held

The Best Pršut in Croatia Awards have been held on the opening day of Days of Croatian Pršut at hotel D-Resort in Šibenik on the Dalmatian coast.<p>The …

The Oscars

Americae Nova Descriptio, 1663.No Great Lakes, not much of a St...

<i>Americae Nova Descriptio</i>, 1663.<b></b><br>No Great Lakes, not much of a St Lawrence, but you do get California as an island and two sea monsters.

Geography

Spain: 13 injured as ferry slams into port in Canary Islands

MADRID - Spanish authorities say 13 passengers aboard a ferry have been injured when the boat slammed into a breakwater in a port on the Canary …

Spain

Radisson Blu Klaipeda, Lithuania Club Carlson Category 2 reward stay

Klaipeda is a Baltic seaport city on the coast of Lithuania. The area is known for summer tourism along the sand and forested Curonian Spit, a UNESCO …

Hotels

Discover Zagreb in 7 easy steps

<i>Are you planning to visit Croatia? You should not skip Zagreb. The country’s capital is a simple and magnificent city, full of stories, fun, and full</i> …

Travel

Croatia anti-fascists, Serbs gather at WWII death camp site

Croatian anti-fascists and Serb minority groups on Saturday held a commemoration ceremony at the site of a notorious World War II death camp, …

Holocaust

Where to Get the Best Burek in Town?

By Iva Ralica<p>If you are visiting the Croatian capital and you are looking for a burek fix, you will not be short on places to satisfy your …

Travel

9 Reasons to Visit Rio de Janeiro

1. Ipanema and Leblon, Rio de Janeiro<p>Urban Rio’s most beautiful, fashionable and secure beaches – Ipanema and its extension farther south, Leblon – …

Paralympics

BBC Film Documentary About Croatia’s Lovebirds Klepetan & Malena

Klepetan and Malena’s story going out to the world via the BBC (photo credit: Ivica Galović/PIXSELL)British public service broadcaster the BBC will …

Documentaries

Diving for Vino: Croatia Opens Its First Underwater Winery

For fans of both vino and scuba diving, it’s time to update the bucket list. In a seemingly bizarre move that seems to fulfill a request that no one …

Wine

Beyond the beaches: exploring The Gambia

Justifiably famous for its beaches, the smallest country on the African continent has plenty more to offer than just being a suitably gorgeous place to bask in some winter sun.<p>In some cases, you need not even leave The Gambia’s sandy shores to soak up some sensational cultural experiences, while …

Adventure Travel

Bratislava will be for free again

10:00 (Michael’s Gate, Michalská 22) Symbolic unsealing of the City Gates Michael’s Gate – Opening of tourist season in Bratislava, with Tostabur, …

London

Paint, pies and cool radio: Mark About Town tours Stony Plain

CBC listeners started their morning with a big helping of live radio, local history and handmade pie<p>The CBC morning show took a tour of the town …

British Columbia

Best Wines to Match with Mali Ston Oysters Judged

Best wines to pair with Mali Ston OystersSo what wine goes best with oysters?An event in the home of oysters in Croatia yesterday was held to find …

Oysters

Why Is Majorca So Popular With Tourists?

It’s common knowledge that the lovely island of Mallorca is one of the most popular holiday destinations in Europe. But just what is it that makes …

Travel

This Secret European Island is Reopening to the Public

From the Caribbean to Polynesia, island destinations always make for a good getaway – but only when their beaches aren't overrun with tourists. And …

Travel

Charter: 5 Mediterranean Gems

Charter one of the most popular yachting destinations on one of these five options.<p>Feadship launched <i>Joy</i> in 2016, making her one of the newest …

Yachts

20 pictures that will convince you to put Montenegro on your travel bucket list

Whether it was Croatia's EU entry in 2013, 'Game of Thrones' or Yacht Week, Croatia has become a certified tourist hotspot. Pictures of Dubrovnik's …

Travel

Wendi Deng Murdoch's Friendship with Ivanka Trump - Wendi Deng and Ivanka Trump

Turns out President Harry Truman never actually said, “If you want a friend in Washington, get a dog," but that doesn't make the sentiment any less …

Ivanka Trump

Croatia Travel Guide: 6 Essential Things to Do in Split From 'Below Deck Mediterranean'

Prepare to set sail with the crew of<i>Below Deck Mediterranean</i> as they pull into the port of Split, Croatia for Season 2. The city has plenty to enjoy …

Travel

Silent Siófok: Hungary's 'summer capital' without the crowds – in pictures

Famous for its beaches and nightlife, Hungary’s favourite holiday destination empties out in the colder months, leaving it a bleak ghost town. Former resident Marietta Varga captures a surreal urban landscape devoid of people<p>Born in 1992, Marietta Varga (@mattivarga) grew up in the Hungarian city …

Ghost Towns

Tracing angels' footsteps in ancient Ethiopia

As a stranger draws near, priest Mesganaw Tarkgn whips on an embroidered cape and raises an ancient cross in a picture-perfect pose. He is used to …

Africa

Dive with a difference: Here’s why you should visit Croatia’s underwater winery

If a visit to an ordinary vineyard isn’t exciting enough for you, take a trip to Croatia’s Pelješac peninsula, where you can dive into the Adriatic …

Wine

Pula: 10 Things to Check Out

The historic Pula Arena (photo: Pula Tourist Board)By Iva RalicaIstria offers beautiful scenery, beaches and activities to enjoy. This time we will …

Rome

Windsurfing Festival - Sara Flowe - Fastest woman on the East Coast

<b>Sara Flowe was the first woman to cross the finish line in Monday's 20K long distance races. With 177 sailors on one start line for an exhilarating</b> …

Sailing