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The Ljubljana Festival is the main summer festival in Slovenia, and one of the oldest in Ljubljana. Its origins go back to the first Tourist Week, organised by the Ljubljana Tourist Society in 1952. Though back then it was only a local tourist event featuring folklore, sport and economic activities, it has since developed into a renowned international summer event which offers its ever-growing number of local and foreign visitors a variety of music, theatre and dance performances by leading arti...
Bangkok is the capital city of Thailand and the largest urban area in the country. Known in Thai as Krung Thep Maha Nakhon meaning “city of angels” for short. The traditional Thai name for Bangkok is over 20 words long and holds the Guinnes Book of World Records for the longest name of a place. Bangkok is split into seperate areas of land by...
If you like jamming your heart to the greatest dj's on the planet, you'll fall in love with Miami's Ultra Music Festival. The annual electronic outdoor music festival occurs in March during the Winter Music Conference. Originally a one day festival at the end of the conference from 1999 to 2006, it has expanded to 2 days over the past years due to ...
Marrakech gave its name to Marocco, and though it is no longer the capital, and its prestige has several times increased and plummeted over the past thousand years under different rulers, the "Southern Perl" - as it is often called - is still located on an amazing spot. The Medina was founded in the 11th century, and its walls built in 1126-1127....
MARATHON OF ROME 2010 - ROMA FUN Held annually in March, when nice days exceed hot days and the herds of tourists haven’t arrived yet, Rome Marathon attracts more and more runners each year. On March 21 2010, when the last version of Rome Marathon – or to be exact, Maratona di Roma – took place, more than 15,000 runners showed up. Ethiopian ...
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...
March is the time for Berimors, a film festival for children - or more precisely, of films for children.The event also features an animation workshop for aspiring motion artists. Mid-March is also when the International Festival of Animation Films, Bimini, takes place in Riga. The festival is the only festival of animation in Latvia, and also th...
Festival of Kadampa Buddhism - late January, quite recently introduced in Portugal, this event offers an insight into meditation and everything involved with Kadampa Buddhism. International Festival of Classic Guitar - February / March, a celebration of the classic guitar, with various performances of traditional Portuguese guitar music. Ki...
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...
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 ...
There are varying opinions as to the origin of Valentine's Day. Some experts state that it originated from St. Valentine, a Roman who was martyred for refusing to give up Christianity. He died on February 14, 269 A.D., the same day that had been devoted to love lotteries. Legend also says that St. Valentine left a farewell note for the jailer's dau...
With donkeys as the main mean of transportation and only five cars on the island, Lamu represents more than exoticism. It’s hard to find words to explain how this place is incredibly charming. Lamu is a Muslim city located on the Kenyan coast in the Indian Ocean. The streets are old, small, smelly, and dirty: quaint in one word. Careful where ...
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 ...
Hong Kong is an amazing meld of cultural influences from both the East and the West, where ancientness and modernity meet where ever you go. The area around Hong Kong is also a lush landskape, and there are countless things to see. On the islands of Hong Kong, Kowloon, the New Territories, and those that surround the area, you will discover the m...
Wheather it's your first time or the fiftieth in New-York City, you will always find it to be the perfect destination for a long week-end. Between the main monuments, the shows on Broadway, and the lesser-known museums such as the Lower State Tenemant museum, you will never get bored. The city of New York will undoubtedly brand you with its uniqu...
When he came up the stairs, he asked us if there was a place to park his bicycle. We, ofcourse thought it was simply just a bike and asked him to lock it upat the balcony near our reception desk, until he started bringing up the 2nd, 3rd and 4th heavy bags, we knew there was something more. Mark Delval, an athletic man from france, one day decid...
Prague is without a doubt one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, and its centre is part of the world heritage. As you walk through the labyrinthine streets, you will discover auantities of shops, hostels, cafés, restaurants and art galeries. If you stroll through the streets of the Old Town, Josefov, or Mala Strana you will realise of the a...
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...
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