The first European settlement of Sydney was in 1788 at Sydney Cove (now known as The Rocks), nearly 20 years after Captain Cook first landed in Botany Bay (20 miles or so south of the CBD). The reason for the move was
Budapest offers a wide array of attractions to the visitor. Soaring churches, stately museums, wide boulevards, excellent food and wine – we enjoyed our visit here. The downtown lacks the quaint winding cobblestoned paths
Seoul is the political, cultural, social and economic center of South Korea. The city is divided into 25 city districts. The international airport is located just outside the city, making a visit is not to be missed. Seoul has too many
Venice is a city like no other. Its unusual setting, floating on a lagoon, makes it one of the world’s most spectacular cities. Its palaces, churches and museums speak of a glorious history that is relived with facility, for save the
Many people who visit New Orleans never really get New Orleans. Sure, they’ll spend a long weekend there reveling in its seamy underbelly, repulsed by and yet attracted to, any number of tacky sex shows or raucous
Ho Chi Minh City, formerly Saigon, is Vietnam’s largest and most exciting city. It was nothing more than a small village a few hundred years ago but then the French came in the mid-19th century and it hasn’t looked back since.
We found Vienna an impressing city to visit, filled with modern conveniences and attractions but blanketed as well with reminders of a great historical and cultural heritage.
Visiting Dubai you will notice a lot of skyscrapers south of Dubai Creek and Old Dubai (Bur Dubai).
The mammoths who roamed what was then a marshland (10000 BC) and the Paiute Indians who first settled here in the 8th C could hardly conceive of this incredible entertainment capitol in the middle of the Mojave Desert that attracts up to 40 million visitors a year.
Barcelona is a port city located on the Mediterranean Sea between the Llobregat and Besos rivers. In 1992, the world turned their attention to Spain’s second largest city when Barcelona hosted the 1992 Summer Olympics.