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The most fascinating ruins in the world (Destinations)

Colosseum in Italy Colosseum in Italy
One of the greatest works of Roman architecture and probably the world's most renowned ruin is the Roman Colosseum or Coliseum - is an elliptical amphitheater in downtown Rome (Italy), the largest ever built in the Roman Empire.    50,000 seats Colosseum was built for gladiatorial fights and public spectacles. Other public events: the greatest fighting game in the world, hunt animals, executions, famous battles. It is said that the Coliseum over 500,000 people have died and one million wild animals. ...
Palmyra in Syria Palmyra in Syria
The Syrian desert Palmyra is hidden, often described as "bride of the desert." "Oasis", as it is sometimes called, is located near a hot spring called Afga, which makes this place an ideal stop those traveling between Iraq and Al-Sham.    Palmyra, strategic location and prosperity, has attracted the interest of the Romans, who took over the city. Destiny largest kingdom, Palmyra, was better than that of their queen, Zenobia, she was beaten and taken into captivity in Rome, locked in chains ...
Parthenon in Athens, Greece Parthenon in Athens, Greece
  Temple of Athena in Greece, was built in dry Partheon. 5th BC Acropolis hill. This is the most important surviving building of Classical Greece, generally considered to have helped the development of Greece. Its decorative sculptures are considered one of the high points of Greek architecture. Partheon is regarded as a lasting symbol of ancient Greece and Athenian democracy and one of the greatest cultural monuments. Ministry of Culture of Greece currently performing a program of restoration and reconstruction....

The best hotels in Antalya (Turkey - 5-star Hotels)

Alp Pasa Boutique Hotel Alp Pasa Boutique Hotel
Alp Pasa Boutique Hotel has been completely restored and rebuilt with great attention to detail. Hotel offers all the comforts of modern bathrooms and air conditioning naturally. Each room is different, because the originality of details and size, decoration and color. Many rooms have Jacuzzi and others offer canopy bed. In one apartment there is an authentic ornamental fireplace. The hotel has an absolutely fabulous apartment for those wishing to spend their honeymoon at Alp Pasa....
Hotel Rixos Lares Hotel Rixos Lares
Rixos Hotel Lares resort of Antalya is situated on an area of 120,000 sqm right on Lara beach of the Mediterranean Sea. The hotel complex consists of 3 buildings of 8 floors and a main building. Rooms are equipped with all amenities of a 5-star hotel. The available facilities, the hotel will satisfy those who want to relax (pools, SPA, fitness) but also those who want an active holiday (basketball, volleyball, surfing, various sports)....
The Marmara Antalya Hotel The Marmara Antalya Hotel
For your stay in Antalya, The Marmara Antalya Hotel offers comfort and luxury, all only 3 km (1 mile) away from downtown and only 15 km (9 miles) away from the international airport. All 238 rooms at this 5-star hotel are furnished to meet customer needs. Each room includes non-smoking rooms, air conditioning, desk, hair dryer, Internet access, room safe, TV, bath. For each stay of each guest to complete, this hotel in Antalya offers 24 hour room service, elevator, bar / pub, laundry service / dry cleaning, meeting facilities, restaurant, ro...

The most romantic destinations in the world (Destinations)

The Maldives The Maldives
   The Maldives is an island country situated in the Indian Ocean, which includes 26 atolls and 1.195 islets. Crystal waters, wonderful sandy and clean beaches, refreshing palm trees and great holiday resorts… Everything here reminds of absolute beauty and serenity.    Maldives reminds of paradise with its white sand beaches, turquoise lagoons, coral reserves and spectacular sunsets that simply take your breath away. The island is small but boasts fruit trees whose fruits are delicious such a...
Hawaii Hawaii
   Hawaiian archipelago is the dream of every tourist who loves the sun and likes to spend his holiday lying on the beach, enjoying the crystal clear waters, surrounded by Hawaian islands. Once arrived there by plane, there is this feeling like you've already entered a different world, a dream world: warmth (28c - 30C), blue peaceful sky combined with a warm welcome from the inhabitants of these islands and you'll already feel like in a holiday. Here you will spend unforgettable moments in complete relaxation, meditation and yoga, ...
Venice in Italy Venice in Italy
   For most people, Venice is synonymous with romance. Of course there are detractors, but most people love this city, imagining it as a symbol of love, inspired by stories of love sheltered by the walls of buildings shriveled.    But nobody can deny there is something with this place, something that continues to fascinate generations of tourists, lured by fame and the history of the city that floats on water. A small town occupied by water, a lone patch of land situated in the northern Italian ...

The best luxury hotels in the world (5-star Hotels)

Burj Al Arab in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates Burj Al Arab in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates
   Burj al-Arab is the most luxurious hotel in the world. Burj al-Arab is 322 m high, being the second largest building, which is used exclusively as a hotel. Ryugyong Hotel in North Korea holds the record though. Burj al-Arab, or 'Arab Tower "is a symbol of Dubai. It is built on an artificial island and its foundations are moored 45 m below the seabed. It has 60 floors and 18 elevators. Burj al-Arab hotel has 202 suites. The 202 suites, all with two levels, feature bay windows offering breathtaking views of the Persian G...
The Palazzo Resort in Las Vegas, USA The Palazzo Resort in Las Vegas, USA
  A new luxury hotel on Las Vegas Strip, The Palazzo Resort in Las Vegas is ideal for business travellers. It meets all the needs with its spacious meeting rooms, suites well equipped and many places to dine and relax. It opened in December 2007, right next to its sister property, the Venetian Hotel. The project costs about 1.9 billion. This huge hotel has an area of 645 473 m² in total on 50 floors (although the floors 4, 13 and 14 do not exist).      The hotel houses a casino 9 ...
Grand Resort Lagonissi in Athens, Greece Grand Resort Lagonissi in Athens, Greece
This luxurious resort is beautifully situated on a tongue of land on the seaside comfortable and neat rooms and suites offer a relaxing stay, complete with swimming in the many private bays.The vast resort is full of tranquil spots to escape and rejuvenate. The spa complements the beautiful array of leisure activities. Located 40 km from Athens, 15 km from the airport, 15 km from Cape Sounion, on the coast of Apollo, the Grand Resort Lagonissi completely renovated in 2002 is located on a peninsula of 40 hectares. It...

The strangest houses in the world (Cottages)

Stone House, Portugal Stone House, Portugal
The Stone House is located in Nas montanhas de Fafe, Portugal. It was built in 1974 between four large stones found on the site, its resistance being secured  mainly by the two immense stone walls. ...
Fairy chimney houses in Cappadocia, Turkey Fairy chimney houses in Cappadocia, Turkey
  Fairy chimney houses are located in Göreme, a town in Cappadocia, Eastern Anatolia, which is the center of Turkey. Its origin dates back from the Roman period, being carved in rock and it represents now an amazing site with rock-hewn churches and chapels, along with some reminiscences of the underground cities. Thanks to its unique geological formations and archaeological sites in the world, was included in UNESCO in 1985....
Cube Houses, Netherlands Cube Houses, Netherlands
    A cube is a dwelling house in the form of a tilted cube on a pole, also called pile dwelling or tree house. In the seventies cube houses built by the Dutch architect Piet Blom in Helmond and Rotterdam . His basic idea, that is built on columns, so the space under the building can remain open, was inspired by Le Corbusier .    The cube house Blom are three floors: the bottom of the so-called street house with kitchen and living room, in between the sky house with space for study and bedroom, and upper lo...

The most amazing castles in the world (Castles)

Peleş Castle, Romania Peleş Castle, Romania
   Peles Castle is a castle in Sinaia, Romania, built between 1873 and 1914. It is considered one of the most beautiful in Romania and Europe. Peles Castle in Sinaia, the summer residence of the kings of Romania, was built at the wish of King Carol I of Romania (1866 - 1914), by Johannes Schultz and architect Karel Liman, and was decorated by famous decorators JD Heymann Hamburg, August Bembi in Mainz and Berhard Ludwig in Vienna.    Peles Castle may be considered the most important historic edifice in Roma...
Castle Howard, England Castle Howard, England
Castle Howard is a great baroque residence located in Yorkshire, England, 40 km from York. This is one of the largest castles in the country. It was built between 1699 and 1712 for Charles Howard, 3rd Earl of Carlisle by John Vanbrugh.  Charles Howard, 3rd Earl of Carlisle, treasurer general of the kingdom approach firstly William Talman, but then commissioned John Vanbrugh, a fellow of his political club, to build his country residence. This is the first realization of Vanbrugh, a gentleman dilettante in architecture and, to co...
Hohenzollern Castle, Germany Hohenzollern Castle, Germany
Hohenzollern Castle is the ancestral seat of the princely family and formerly reigning German Imperial House of Hohenzollern. It is located in Baden-Württemberg, between the towns of Hechingen and Bisingen. The hilltop castle is located on the 855-meter high, isolated and prominent mountain peak of the Hohenzollern. The origin of the castle dates back to the Middle Ages, being built in the 11th century, then completely destroyed in 1423 and reconstructed in 1461. ...

The most beautiful aquariums in the world (Destinations)

Oceanarium in Lisbon, Portugal Oceanarium in Lisbon, Portugal
   Lisbon Oceanarium is a museum of marine biology located at Nations Park in Lisbon, Portugal, built as part of Expo 98.     This flag, designed by the American architect Peter Chermayeff, resembling a carrier and is installed on a pier surrounded by water. It is the second largest oceanarium in the world and contains an impressive collection of species - birds, mammals, fish and other marine life. The habitats chosen for its natural wealth in terms of fauna and flora, were as follows: Antarctic ocean...
The Aquarium of the Western Australia (AQWA) The Aquarium of the Western Australia (AQWA)
   The aquarium can meet all the varieties of marine life inhabiting Western Australia. In a transparent tunnel, you can visit the deep ocean and its many inhabitants, so close that they seem to be close at hand. Sharks, giant stingrays, turtles and countless fish surround you on all sides. The must is to dive together, snorkeling or bottles, in the midst of these sharks as terrifying for those who watch! Whale Watching from September to December....
The Aquarium in Valencia, Spain The Aquarium in Valencia, Spain
   The Oceanogràfic is a complex of approximately 100 000 square meters located in Valencia in Spain, where are represented the various marine habitats.    It was opened December 12, 2002. Designed by architect Felix Candela, lily-shaped, is the largest aquarium in Europe with 110 000 m² and 42 million liters of water....

The best amusement parks in the world (Destinations)

Disneyland, Paris Disneyland, Paris
   Disneyland Paris, formerly Euro Disney Resort and Disneyland Resort Paris is an entertainment complex of Walt Disney Company developed through a European company called Euro Disney SCA (which holds more than a third of the capital), then through Euro Disney Associes (a CNS).      The area covers 19.43 km ² (1 943 ha), thirty two kilometers east of Paris, in the new town of Marne-la-Vallee, mainly on the territory of the village of Chessy. A train station was funded by the French Stat...
Six Flags Magic Mountain, California Six Flags Magic Mountain, California
    Six Flags Magic Mountain is an amusement park company Six Flags, located in Valencia near Santa Clarita, California, a suburb north of Los Angeles.    The park opened May 29, 1971, Memorial Day weekend as the Magic Mountain. The park was owned by the Newhall Land and Farming Company, a development company behind the city of Valencia. The park was purchased in 1979 by Six Flags which Accola his name before that of the park.    The park is perhaps the amusement park known as the ...
Cedar Point Amusement Park in Ohio, USA Cedar Point Amusement Park in Ohio, USA
   Cedar Point is a theme park located in Sandusky, Ohio, United States, on a peninsula on Lake Erie.  The park holds several records -it is the park with the most attractions, 69 different rides. Among them, there are 17 roller coasters including the Top Thrill Dragster, which has set many records (height, speed). The park also has a long white sand beach and two water parks (Soak City and Castaway Bay) two marinas, several hotels and Challenge Park (including attractions such as miniature go-karts, mini golf and others. &nbs...