The Hypogeum of Hal Saflieni

The Hypogeum of Hal Saflieni
One of Malta’s most popular UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the Hypogeum of Hal Saflieni is an underground prehistoric burial site that was first discovered during construction work in 1902. Consisting of three distinct levels that each feature rock-cut burial chambers, this...

Exploring Malta’s 7000 Year History

View of Valletta
Being located right in the center of the Mediterranean, Malta has an incredibly rich and colorful past. From Valletta to Gozo, here are some of the best spots to visit if you want to truly immerse yourself in exploring Malta’s 7000 year history. Valletta The capital city of...

Hop On Over to Malta’s Sister Islands

A trip to Malta would not be complete without a visit to her sister islands, Gozo and Comino. Both of these are only a short ferry ride away from the island of Malta, and, with an abundance of beauty on each, both islands are considered to be incredible natural treasures. Comino...

Best Day Trips from Mexico City

While Mexico City may seem to have it all, a break from the hustle and bustle of the city is sometimes necessary. Whether you want to immerse yourself in history or soak up some art, these are some of the best day trips that you can take from Mexico City. Teotihuacan Located...

A Walk Through the Mestizo District

The City of Vigan
Located in the city of Vigan on the west coast of Luzon island, the historic Mestizo District, also known as Calle Crisologo, stands out for the way in which it manages to beautifully merge Chinese and Spanish aesthetics. A designated UNESCO World Heritage Site, taking a walk...

Getting to Know Puebla City

Puebla city
Surrounded by snow-capped mountains and fiery volcanoes, the Mexican city of Puebla was founded in 1531, and while it may have evolved over the years, its historic and cultural heart remains beautifully intact. From the city’s incredible array of historic monuments and...

Ancient Island of Sardinia

Sardinia is one of Europe’s most ancient lands, and, while there may not be many traces of this left, has been inhabited since the Paleolithic period. Sardinia gave birth to a number of unique cultures and traditions, and while these may have ended up merging over time,...

Canals of Amsterdam

Amsterdam canals
Over a quarter of Amsterdam consists of canals and harbours, making it the most water-filled city in the world. In addition to giving the city a picturesque medieval quality, the waterways are also used for transportation, ferrying around over 3 million passengers each year. The...

Top 10 Luxury Destinations in Australia

With so much diversity, Australia is a country that can appeal to just about everyone, from budget travelers wanting to explore the outback to holidaymakers who are looking for a relaxing beach vacation. For those of you who want to be truly pampered while taking in all of the...