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    Trekking in the Patagonian Andes
    most intensely glaciated 11.30.-0001 DESTINATIONS
    Bariloche, Argentina [ Book Hostels in Bariloche ]
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    The Patagonian Andes have long been a source of mystery and amazement to outsiders. It is a region of natural wonders such as glaciers, volcanoes, cool temperate rainforests and alpine lakes.

    Although it can be shortened considerably at the whim of the elements, the trekking season in the Patagonian Andes lasts a maximum of six months. It begins in mid November and can continue until mid May, by which time the southern winter is beginning to bite. Although each month has its own pa...

  • Photo of Goa the paradise island, Goa

    04.07.2011

    Goa the paradise island
    Smallest state in India

    DESTINATIONS in Goa, India
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    Goa is the smallest state in India located in the southwest on the coast of the Arabian Sea. It is the richest state in India with a GDP over twice that of the country as a whole. Panaji is the state's capital but Vasco de Gama is the largest city. The historic state, especially the city of Margao, still exhibits the cultural influence of the Portu...

  • Photo of Komodo National Park  Indonesia, Negara

    04.03.2011

    Komodo National Park Indonesia
    Komodo dragon largest lizard in the World

    DESTINATIONS in Negara, Indonesia
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    The Komodo dragon is the largest lizard species in the world found in the Indonesian islands of Komodo, Rinca, Flores, and Gili Motang. The Komodo dragon grows to an everage length of 2 to 3 meters and weighing around 70 kilograms. If you want to experience a close encounter with one of these prehistoric animals you must visit the Komodo National P...

  • Photo of Queenstown is extreme sporting capital, Queenstown

    04.01.2011

    Queenstown is extreme sporting capital
    center of tourism adventures

    DESTINATIONS in Queenstown, New Zealand
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    If you're an adrenalin junky and dream about your next big rush, Queenstown is the place to be. It is a resort town in Otago in the south-west of New Zealand's South Island. The town is built around an inlet called Queenstown Bay on Lake Wakatipu. The giant Z-shaped lake was formed by the movement of glaciers. It is the center for adventure touri...

  • Photo of Cherry Blossoms in D.C., Los Angeles

    03.30.2011

    Cherry Blossoms in D.C.
    Magnificent monuments and buildings

    DESTINATIONS in Los Angeles, USA
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    Washington D.C., the capital of the United States and international head-quarters, is a city with a wealth of museums, modern architecture, and prestigious historical monuments. It was Pierre l'Enfant, an engineer of French origins, who drew the city's layout in 1791, inspired by European cities such as Versailles. Today, unlike most other major No...

  • Photo of Dubai: Burj Khalifa, Dubai

    03.24.2011

    Dubai: Burj Khalifa
    Tallest Tower of the World

    DESTINATIONS in Dubai, United arab emirates
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    The construction of Dubai's new urban masterpiece lasted about 64 months. From September 21st 2004 to January 4th 2010, the day it officially opened. The total cost for the project was about US $1,5 billion. The decision to build Burj Khalifa is reportedly based on the government's decision to diversify from an oil based economy to one that is ser...

  • Photo of Caribbeans, perfect place to get away, Santo Domingo

    03.23.2011

    Caribbeans, perfect place to get away
    Bequia Easter Regatta

    DESTINATIONS in Santo Domingo, Santo Domingo
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    Mostly famous for their white sand beaches and beautiful blue waters, but these famous islands are more this. They are surprisingly different-some are with strong culture of music and dance, some have excellent hotels and restaurants, so they are lively. Others are like a dozy island idyll – just with a few palms and just a spit of sand-many of ...

  • Photo of The lovely city of San Jose, San Jose

    03.21.2011

    The lovely city of San Jose
    Capital of Costa Rica

    DESTINATIONS in San Jose, Costa Rica
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    The lovely city of San Jose, is the capital and largest city of Costa Rica. Located in the Central Valley, it is the location of the national government and the focal point of political and economic activity. San Jose is one of the youngest capital cities in Latin America, founded in 1738 by Cabildo de Leon. Today it is a modern city frequently ...

  • Photo of The Cagaloglu Hamami, Istanbul

    03.19.2011

    The Cagaloglu Hamami
    Turkish bath house, Istanbul, Turkey

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    The Cagaloglu Hamami was built in 1741 and is the last hamam to be built after a very long period during the Ottoman Empire. An hamami is a Turkish bath house. It's similar to a spa except with a more ancient traditional practices. If you need to decompress a Turkish bath is just the thing for you! The Cagaloglu was a gift to the city from Sult...

  • Photo of Fez,  The Athens of the West, Fez

    03.13.2011

    Fez, The Athens of the West
    Moroccos Second Largest City

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    Fez, or Fes, is the capital of the Fès-Boulemane region and the second largest city in Morocco with a population of about 1 million people. Fez,also the former capital of Morocco, is one of the country's four “imperial cities”, the others being Rabat, Marrakech, and Meknes. The Fes el Bali, the oldest walled part of Fez, is a UNESCO World ...

  • Photo of Extreme Sporting Capital, Queenstown

    03.05.2011

    Extreme Sporting Capital
    Queenstown – New Zealand

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    If you're an adrenalin junky and dream about your next big rush, Queenstown is the place to be. It is a resort town in Otago in the south-west of New Zealand's South Island. The town is built around an inlet called Queenstown Bay on Lake Wakatipu. The giant Z-shaped lake was formed by the movement of glaciers. It is the center for adventure touri...

  • Photo of Krakow Poland's Historic Destination , Krakow

    02.26.2011

    Krakow Poland's Historic Destination
    Second Largest City In Poland

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    Krakow is one of the oldest places in Poland and the country's second largest city. It has a population of over 750,000 people and it's history dates back to the 7th century. Krakow is located along the Vistula River in the Lesser Poland region. It is currently one of the leading centres of Polish academic, cultural and artistic life and is one ...

  • Photo of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo

    02.10.2011

    Sao Paulo
    Italian, Japanese or Arabic influences

    DESTINATIONS in Sao Paulo, Brazil
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    The main financial hub in the country, São Paulo is also Brazil's most cosmopolitan city, with top-rate nightlife and restaurants and impressive cultural and arts scenes. Most of the wealthiest people in Brazil live here—and the rest of them drop by at least once a year to shop for clothes, shoes, accessories, luxury items, and anything else tha...

  • Photo of Stockholm Venice of the North, Stockholm

    02.07.2011

    Stockholm Venice of the North
    Fourteen islands called Stockholm archipelago

    DESTINATIONS in Stockholm, Sweden
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    The largest and the capital city of Sweden, known for its beauty, its buildings and architecture, its abundant clean and open water, and its many parks and the central that consist of fourteen islands called Stockholm archipelago. It is the site of the national Swedish government, the Riksdag (parliament), and the official residence of the Swedi...

  • Photo of Lay Back in Melbourne, Melbourne

    02.02.2011

    Lay Back in Melbourne
    Different cultural communities and atmosphere

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    Melbourne is one of the only cities in Australia to have been founded by free colonists, after Sydney Bay and the area around it were populated by prisoners sent from England, in the 1800's for the most part. Later in 1901 the city became the capital of Australia before Canberra was founded and stole its place. Melbourne has kept many of its ...

  • Photo of South America's Montevideo, Montevideo

    01.30.2011

    South America's Montevideo
    Montevideo Hostels

    DESTINATIONS in Montevideo, Uruguay
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    Montevideo is a place of unique character, a rich culture is astonishing diversity. Owing to its position as the capital of Uruguay, it is one of the major South-American cities, and has a substantial population of roughly 1,400,000. It was founded in 1724 as a strategic fortress, and then became a defense bastion against Spanish and Portugese ...

  • Photo of Armenian Stonehenge , Yerevan

    01.24.2011

    Armenian Stonehenge
    Joke or Reality? Armenian Stonehenge . The Oldest in the World

    DESTINATIONS in Yerevan, Armenia
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    What if somebody tells you that the oldest Stonehenge is in Armenia and it is 3500 years older than the British Stonehenge, older than Karnak in France and Newgrenge in Ireland? Would you believe this? The Stonehenge monument of Armenia is located some 200 km (124 miles) away from Yerevan. It consists of over 223 shaped stones, 84 of them have...

  • Photo of Cape Town is a city of culture, Cape Town

    01.17.2011

    Cape Town is a city of culture
    Two oceans meet on the coast of the Cape

    DESTINATIONS in Cape Town, South Africa
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    Cape Town city centre sits between Table Bay and Table Mountain in the City Bowl which also includes the area to the north of Table Mountain and east of Signal Hill. In terms of natural attractions, Cape Town sits atop of most tourist locations. City Bowl has museums, historical places outdoor marke at Green Market square, the Bo-Kaap (Cape Mala...

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