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travel review from Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine
updated 18 hours ago
Shevchenko Park is located on the street bearing the same name. The street is one of the oldest city streets and was always considered a recreation area. Shevchenko Street has been known since the seventeenth century, when it led to …
travel review from Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine
updated 19 hours ago
“Stometrivka”, also called “Sotka”, is one of the interesting places of Ivano-Frankivsk which you are unlikely to miss. It is the main pedestrian zone. The locals call it simply "the one hundred meters run distance”. This pedestrian zone is a …
travel review from Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine
updated 19 hours ago
We visited several other interesting places in the city. 1) Adam Mickievicz Square has never changed its name since its inception in the 1870's. Its original purpose was a market place for the sale of fish, vegetables, fruits and other …
travel review from Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine
updated 19 hours ago
Sheptytsky Square is considered to be the spiritual and cultural center of the city. Holy Resurection Cathedral of the Greek Catholic Church is nearby. The former Roman Catholic Cathedral – Virgin Mary’s Cathedral – is located in Sheptytsky Square. This …
travel review from Dijon, France
updated 1 day ago
I have been drinking for a long number of years and, before anyone starts on me I know it is not clever and I certainly do not advise anyone to drink the way I do. However, it has led me …
travel review from Dijon, France
updated 1 day ago
It is true to say that I do not like places of refreshment attached to transport hubs as they are almost invariably overpriced, soulless and with pretty indifferent staff who know that apart from a few regular commuters the chances …
travel blog from Xi'an, China
updated 1 day ago
Xi’an Unexpectedly, one of the most impressive archeological site I’ve visited. I highly recommend XiAn to travelers who love to see ruins with deep-rooted history, I think the terracotta warriors are at par, or even more interesting than the Great …
travel blog from Schwepnitz, Germany
updated 1 day ago
After our visit in Pulsnitz, which was mainly for gingerbread shopping, we arrived in Schwepnitz quite late in the afternoon. We parked in the centre and were greeted by an oversized wooden nutcracker figure and a nice pyramid - a …
travel blog from Makarska, Croatia
updated 1 day ago
One of the delights I find in traveling with a tour is that while you may know the general itinerary in advance, nearly every day there is a stop for lunch or visit to a place which comes as an …
travel review from Torrechiara, Italy
updated 1 day ago
The Torrechiara castle is located on a rocky top. It dominates the small hamlet of Torrechiara which is part of Langhirano. It was built between 1448 and 1460 on the remains of previous fortifications. A count; Pier Maria II de …
travel review from Caldonazzo, Italy
updated 1 day ago
This market is one of the nicest event in my village. Twice a year a group called Gruppo Missionario runs a nice charity market. One of these events is usually held around december 8th. Here you can find various things …
travel review from Xi'an, China
updated 1 day ago
(+)The location is just steps away from the train station. Minutes away from the Muslim Quarter. Receptionist named Ashley, she's genuinely nice, pleasant, and helpful...speaks English perfectly. You can also arrange for airport pick-up and return with the Hostel. English …
travel blog from Polokwane, South Africa
updated 1 day ago
We arrived early in the morning in Johannesburg. After clearing the immigration and collect our luggage, we head down to Herz car rental to collect our car. I declined to drive since we just have a long flight journal, and I …
travel review from Dijon, France
updated 1 day ago
I suppose it was almost inevitable really. I had started the day in Nancy with a couple of beers followed by a trip to Dijon and a most wonderful day of sightseeing (see separate tips on this journal entry and …
travel review from Split, Croatia
updated 1 day ago
Recently I have found an article in a daily magazine: Tomorrow begins Advent in Split, the longest and richest ever! As Split is the warmest Croatian big city with max.average temperature of 11°C in December, it was an invitation for …
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