Lake Urmia may soon be no more.
Congratulations! You’re in Iranian West Azerbaijan.
This was just a cool New York Times Daily 360 on the popular tourist spot of Santorini.
Anyone who goes to Slovenia and ventures outside the capital has to visit Lake Bled. It’s like the thing to do.
Portugal’s Douro River Valley is one of Europe’s most scenic spots. It’s also one of the best places to sample the country’s wine and local cuisine.
For some clean air and scenic views, you really can’t go wrong with the Austrian village of Hallstatt.
Vernazza is a WOW!
The small Italian town of Manfredonia lies on Italy’s Adriatic coast, about 35 minutes northeast of the city of Foggia.
Giannutri is the smallest and most southern of the inhabited islands of the Tuscan Archipelago in the Tyrrhenian Sea.
The Khamseh nomads of northeastern Fars province, Iran.
When it comes to touring Iran, Maragheh is one of those cities that is off the beaten path. However, this does not make it any less interesting than other, more well-known parts of the country, especially in the Azeri provinces of Iran. Though an ancient [Read more…]
Nestled in the Alborz mountains and visible from the Iranian capital of Tehran (that is on a clear day) is the majestic Mt. Damavand. At just over 5,670 meters in height, Mt. Damavand is the tallest mountain in the Middle East. Of course, it’s more [Read more…]
Located in the rocky hills of Iran’s West Azerbaijan province is the old city of Maku. Though small, Maku is a good rest stop if you’re traveling through the region. There are also a few cool things to see here should you have a few [Read more…]
Just off the northern tip of Germany in the Friesian Archipelago is the 38-square-mile island of Sylt. The island is host to sandy dunes and dotted with 12 villages containing trendy restaurants, boutique shops and even a casino. Essentially, Sylt is the place where European [Read more…]
The Sans Souci (also known as “Sanssouci”) is the marvelous one-story, several-hundred room summer palace of King Friedrich II, commonly known as Frederick the Great, of Prussia. Located in the city of Potsdam just southwest of Berlin, Sans Souci, meaning “without care” was the place [Read more…]