10 overrated Tourist Attractions

10 overrated Tourist Attractions

First of all we call them ‘tourist traps’: heavily advertised but mostly overpriced unattractive places. Hyped for whatever reason they turn you down right from the moment you set foot in it. Likewise a look under the hood does not make things better. Most of these tourist traps are notoriously dirty and overcrowded. Here are ten perfect examples …

Top 10 Impressive Waterfalls

top 10 impressive waterfalls

The majority of them you will never be able to visit, because some are located in countries inaccessible for tourists (such as Venezuela). Others are freaking far away (Chile, New Zealand). And some are found in quite chilly areas (Iceland). So consider yourself lucky if you already made it to at least one of the following top 10 most impressive waterfalls on earth …

Top 5 Worlds Oldest Hotels

Top 5 worlds oldest hotels Japan

Prostitution might probably be the oldest ongoing profession in the world. Hence somebody had to rent out beds. Most of the world’s longest-running hotels are located in Japan, where hotels did welcome pleasure seeking Samurai fighters in the 7th century AD. But there are also some equally historic hotels outside the land of the rising sun …

If you’re going to San Francisco

If you're going to San Francisco. Photo by The Travelling Chili.

First of all: in our opinion San Francisco is not one of the most amazing cities on earth. If you have ever been to Prague, Paris, Amsterdam, Venice or Florence you know why. But within the United States, SF is a front runner. That we must admit. Still, don’t expect too much if you’re going to San Francisco …

11 Places Straight Out Of Fairytales

11 places straight out of fairytales

The following video clip is food for the senses. Some are just nice to watch via pictures. Others might be worth a mini vacation: Rakotz Bridge in Kromlau (Germany), Angel Oak in Charleston (US), Red Flute Cave in Guilin (China), Hohenzollern Castle in Bisingen (Germany), Tunnel of Love in Klevan (Ukraine), Hallstadt (Austria), Lake Reschen in South Tyrol (Italy), Hallerbos Forest in Halle (Belgium), the City Palace in Jaipur (India), Angkor’s Ta Prohm Temple (Cambodia), and the St. Basil’s Cathedral in Moscow (Russia) …

Top 10 Inner Cities 2019

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The amount of historic inner cities still being fully in tact is low. Most city councils sacrifice their old architecture in order to to keep pace with the economic needs of their region. Still, against all odds some cities successfully resist this desire to destroy history for the sake of money …