Only 60 km (37 miles) from Vienna , Bratislava is in all respects an “old” European city, has a beautifully reconstructed Old Town (Stare Mesto) and Hapsburg Baroque architecture, which helps counteract the communist legacy city. Its location on the border with Austria and its proximity to Hungary and the Czech Republic has a direct relationship with its turbulent political past, but like other cities where different cultures converge, Bratislava is the result of a fascinating mix of architecture, wine
Few cities evoke images of sheer excess as Las Vegas. Located in the middle of the arid Mojave Desert, at the southern tip of Nevada, Las Vegas is an oasis of life, energy and money, a city whose raison d’être is entertainment. With very warm temperatures during summer and moderate winters, the city is visited throughout the year. Despite having just over one million inhabitants, the airport is the ninth busiest in the world and its facilities spend
It is hard to believe that Dubai today a major tourist destination and one of the major players in the global economy, was less than a century little more than a desert wasteland, home to Bedouins and a group of settlers around the creek, a natural seawater inlet that currently occupies the center of the city. At the time when Europe was embarking on WWI, Dubai did not even running water or roads and the main mode of transportation was
The image of the capital crime and drugs in America, which gave him the 80’s TV series Miami Vice , has now been transformed into a thriving metropolis which has been dubbed the “Casablanca of America,” the ” Magic City “and most recently, as” America’s Millennium “. All these names symbolize what really characterizes the rest of Miami American cities-their identity as multicultural center. Miami is the gateway to South America and Central America and is the
New York is a city of superlatives. In addition to world financial center and shopping mecca, boasts renowned restaurants, architectural masterpieces and museums and galleries that make it one of the largest cultural centers in the world. The epicenter of New York life has been and is still largely the island of Manhattan, which is surrounded by four distinct districts, the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island, all with their own character and attractions.
Negril is a small but very beautiful beach and resorts in the area of the Jamaican rural community called Westmoreland and Hanover. Its total populated according to the latest census is about 3000 people. The beach is just one and half hour drive away from the Sir Donald Sangster International Airport near the Montego Bay beach Jamaica. However Westmoreland is the rural community located on the south of the island.
Around Nubia, especially southern Egypt, there is a tourist complex that should be visited. On that sandy soil, stands two massive rock temples named Abu Simbel. Other note to find it is around a western bank of Lake Nasser, average 230 km southwest of Aswan. One reason you should come there is that Abu Simbel constitute one of UNESCO World Heritage Site with another calls as “Nubian Monument”.