There is only one place in the world where you can sail on a majestic long boat made of reeds to reach an island made of the same reeds and walk, eat or even sleep on it, together with people who have lived there for many generations. Advertisements
The historical medieval center of Siena in Tuscany (Italy) has been declared by UNESCO a World Heritage Site in 1995. The city has a perfectly preserved and unique gothic appearance and many famous historical places are visited by turists from all over the world. These places don’t need an introduction: keep in mind the list below and just… Read More Italy – Siena: famous spots and hidden secrets
I have gazed on the walls of impregnable Babylon along which chariots may race, and on the Zeus by the banks of the Alpheus, I have seen the hanging gardens, and the Colossus of the Helios, the great man made mountains of the lofty pyramids, and the gigantic tomb of Mausolus; but when I saw… Read More Egypt – Ancient Wonders in Cairo
The Yucatan Peninsula’s coastline is a touristic place especially during the high season but nevertheless the beauty and the historical values of some areas is undeniable and I treasure many unforgettable memories of this journey. One above all: the gorgeous island where I escaped during the last days of my trip.
The North Yungas Road, also known as Death Road or Road of Fate, was built in the 1930s during the Chaco War by Paraguayan prisoners and it connects La Paz to Coroico in the Yungas region of Bolivia.