Posts Tagged: culture

Visit Cape Town – The City of Diamonds

We have all heard the stories about how important the province of South Africa is when it comes to diamond production. A world leader in the aforementioned endeavour, South Africa is one of the wealthiest African countries. Formerly a stronghold of the British Empire, now a thriving metropolis, Cape Town boasts with a metropolitan population… Read more »

Visit Miami – The Peninsular Paradise

Being the second most populous metropolis in the south-eastern region of the USA, Miami has become somewhat of a world celebrity when it comes to iconic beach-cities. With a metropolitan population of over 5.5 million, Miami is a much-adored paradise resort craved for by many a northern dweller. The city has got its alpha classification… Read more »

Visit Lisbon – The City of Seven Hills

With a metropolitan population of over 2.8 million, Lisbon is both the largest city and the capital of Portugal. Predating most of Europe’s earliest establishments such as London or Rome, Lisbon is the oldest city of Europe and of the world. Its leadership has changed a great deal over the ages but it stands proudly… Read more »

Visit Moscow – The Reverberation of the Tsars

Moscow is both the most populous city and the capital of the Russian Federation with a metropolitan population consisting of almost 17 million inhabitants. Being a cultural, economic and political nucleus, Moscow boasts with being the largest city on the European continent as well. Reaching into numerous top world-lists from “largest by population within city… Read more »

Visit Mauritius – The Home of the Dodo

The Republic of Mauritius is surely one of the greatest destinations in the world when it comes to warm and long summers. In this tropical paradise, higher temperatures are mostly measured in January, with an annual average above 20 degrees Celsius. Surrounded by the Indian Ocean, Mauritius has stunning geographical characteristics due to its volcanic… Read more »

Visit Funchal – The Gift of the Ocean

As we may all know, Funchal is the capital of the Autonomous Region of Madeira, Portugal. Due to its exotic location, the city is very well-trodden by tourists from all over the world. With cruise-lines coming in from all directions, Funchal boasts with a very busy harbour all year long. What’s really interesting is that… Read more »