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Hong Kong Is World’s Number One Top Travel Destination

Hong Kong is the world’s most-visited city for international travelers, thanks to a growing influx of visitors from mainland China, according to a new study. Hong Kong drew 23.8 million visitors in 2012, outpacing Singapore (21.3 million) and Bangkok (15.8 million), market-research firm Euromonitor said in its “Top 100 City Destinations Ranking” report released this […]

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Top 100 City Destinations Ranking

Most visited Cities   Euromonitor International has released the Top City Destinations Ranking, covering 100 of the world’s leading cities in terms of international tourist arrivals. Continued economic growth helped these cities collectively experience a gain of 6.6% in 2012, outpacing the 4.2% growth of overall international arrivals. Within the top 10, six cities are […]

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Bangkok Bikeride

A bike ride through Bangkok provides the perfect way to explore Bangkok and combines sightseeing with activity and fun. The surrounding areas of Bangkok are full of hidden gems and a bike ride across Bangkok is on of the best ways to explore. There are many Touroperator for Bicycle Tours. Here you can book a […]

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Best sights to visit in Hanoi Vietnam

Hanoi is very busy and full of life with a fascinating mix of old and new Vietnam with Chinese and French influences and the oldest existing city in Southeast Asia. Hanoi is changing quickly but still retains a strong sense of identity with a lot of things to see. From the architecture of the Old […]

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Iceland, 10 Top Places to Visit!

Iceland is one of the most spectakular natural sites on the planet. It is a land of massive white glaciers and black sands, blue hot springs, raw lava fields, and green valleys. This North Atlantic island offers insight into the wild power of nature. The Blue Lagoon The Blue Lagoon is Iceland’s famous geothermal spa […]

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State of Hidalgo, Mexico

Situated in central Mexico with a temperate climate, Hidalgo has many natural areas and towns with an impressive cultural heritage. In this state, you can visit Real del Monte, an old mining town that has picturesque houses and buildings with red tile roofs (Part of the Tourism Secretariat’s Magical Towns of Mexico program), and some […]

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Iguazu Falls Argentina/Brazil

Iguazu Falls This splendid array of waterfalls is located in Southern Brasil in the state of Parana on the border between Brasil and  Argentina. The Iguazu River rises near the city of Curitiba and flows through Brazil. Below its confluence with the San Antonio River, the Iguazu River forms the boundary between Argentina and Brazil.   Certainly, the Iguazu […]

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Buenos Aires, Argentina

Buenos Aires, a seductive port city stretches south-to-north along the Rio de la Plata, has been the gateway to Argentina for centuries. Incredible food, fresh young designers, and a thriving cultural scene… All these Buenos Aires has! Buenos Aires is often called the “Paris of South America,” for its soaring architecture and rich European heritage. […]

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Book Things to Do Worldwide!

Choose from 10,000 sightseeing tours and activities in over 500 destinations. Tours, things to do, sightseeing tours, day trips and more from Viator, an Lonely Planet recommended Partner. Find and book city tours, helicopter tours, day trips, show tickets, sightseeing day tours, popular activities and things to do in hundreds of destinations worldwide, plus unbiased […]

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Mu Ko Ang Thong National Marine Park, Surat Thani, Thailand

Mu Ko Ang Thong National Marine Park, Surat Thani, Thailand Ang Thong (translates as “golden bowl”) National Marine Park is an archipelago in the gulf of Thailand, Surat Thani province and consists 42 small islands featuring tropical rainforests, hidden lagoons and sandy beaches. This breathtaking group of islands located just a few miles away to […]

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Koh Lan/Larn (Coral Island), Chonburi, Thailand

Koh Lan/Larn (Coral Island) is located 9km west from Pattaya and offers tourists beautiful sandy beaches, clear water, breathtaking landscape and stunning sunset. It has six popular beaches with a decidedly “touristic day-trip” flavour, offering banana boat rides, jet-skiing, parasailing, and the like. Also available from and around Ko Laan are various underwater activities such […]

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Need a hotel in Barcelona?

Try ‘Backpackers House BCN’ it is really ok if you are just staying for a few nights. It is cheap and nothing special but you can always meet some new friends there. They have free breakfast & internet, free bedsheets and free luggage storage. The staff there is very nice and friendly. At least they […]

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Provinces in Thailand

Central and East: • Ang Thong • Bangkok • Chai Nat • Chachoengsao • Chanthaburi • Chonburi • Kanchanaburi • Lopburi • Nakhon Nayok • Nakhon Pathom • Nonthaburi • Pathum Thani • Phetchaburi • Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya • Prachinburi • Prachuap Khiri Khan • Ratchaburi • Samut Prakan • Samut Sakhon • Samut […]

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Horrortour Kilim Geoforest Park, Langkawi, Malaysia

Abstecher nach Langkawi in Malaysia… Unser erster Eindruck war “Hmmm schön hier… evtl. mal paar Tage länger bleiben…” Haben dann nachmittags eine Mangroventour im Kilim Geoforest Park unternommen, was wir besser nicht gemacht hätten !!! Als auf dem Rückweg ca 10km vor Langkawi der Motor ausging und der Skipper meinte “No Gasoline” hielten wirs ja […]

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Geheimtipp: Deutscher Friedhof Campo Santo Teutonico im Vatikan und vatikanische Mensa

Hier ein kleiner brauchbarer Geheimtipp: Wer den Vatikan besucht und die Schweizergardisten an der Wache Largo Paolo VI. auf Deutsch anspricht und sagt dass man zum Campo Santo Teutonico wolle, den winkt die Wache einfach durch. Wichtig ist das man vormittags dort ist, da der Friedhof um 12 Uhr schließt. Dieser kleine Friedhof liegt ca. […]

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Traveling by train from Bangkok

Bangkok’s main train station, Hualamphong Station, is centrally located. Trains departing daily to many destinations in Thailand. For overnight journeys, tickets should be bought at least a day in advance. There is a luggage storrage office at the train station. It is also possible to travel overland from Bangkok into Malaysia, there is a train […]

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Taxifahrer in Bangkok und ihre Tricks !

Taxis in Thailand sind im Gegensatz zu Deutschland eine äussert preiswerte Angelegenheit. Die knapp 160 km von Bangkok nach Pattaya kann man (wenn man gut verhandelt und das Taxameter ausgestellt lässt)  für 800Baht (ca 20€)  fahren. Autobahngebühren gehen in Thailand meist Extra, es sei denn, das etwas anderes vereinbart wurde. Mit eingeschaltetem Taxameter käme die […]