La Albufera park is the best place for residents of Valencia to take friends and family when they come to visit. It’s 11 km outside of the city and has a magnificent vantage point (La caste del Pescador – the fisherman’s hut) on the
The Monasterio de Piedra Natural Park is the most visited private park in Europe. After entering the park (13.50 Euros) we enter a world of nature in the middle of a dry region in the south of Aragón.
During the route, perfectly
This tremendous and impressive glacier is found in Los Glaciares National Park, near El Calafate in Patagonia. It's a spectacular sight and also incredible moving. The park has boat trips and hikes over the ice. Don't forget to bring
Named, through history, as the “Pirate Coast”, this name comes from the maritime incursions of the Berbers and pirates that arrived at the coasts to get fresh water and rest in the calm villages before going back to the sea.
This is a must stop for all of you who are visiting Tenerife.
Since I was staying at the Costa Adeje, south of the island, I traveled from south to north along the TF-21 road in a rented car, from Vilaflor to Icod de los Vinos,
Have you ever been in Mars? Would you like to discover a place full of volcanoes named “Land of Fire” in an island with true charm and closer than you would imagine?
If you are attracted to the idea then the only thing you have to
It is very hard to describe what the Ordesa y Monte Perdido National Park means. The most comfortable choice to enter Ordesa is through Torla, a beautiful town located next to Puerto de Cotefablo. In order to preserve the nature and
In the Aragon Pyrenees you can find the valley of Benasque, a regular place to ski. In summer it’s a highly recommended destination for lovers of nature.
Its gastronomy is great, specially beef and lamb, to eat with the wines from
Aside from being one of Croatia's most famous national parks, Plitvice Lakes National Park is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The entry fee is 13 euros and there are discounts for students and small groups. We got there thinking
There are many interesting spots in Cuenca. The city itself is lovely, and so is the Ventano del Diablo, the source of the Cuervo River and, of course, the Enchanted City: its best kept secret. It consists of a group of really
If you want to experience a truly natural place, the Tayrona National Park is ideal. It's set between the mountains and the sea and the wildlife is tremendous. The park rangers give good advice and make sure to bring extra batteries
Yosemite is one of the most famous U.S. national parks, so make sure to reserve your spot early! The ideal time to go is in spring or early summer when the falls are at their peak. It's a spectacular show of water, sound, and the
From the Parador de Cazorla begin many hiking paths that are not very well signaled but that can be an alternative to those that, like us, arrive at the Parador and are not too eager to take the car again to get to another interesting
I'd been told that the Torres de Paine National Park was one of the most beautiful of the world and I went there fully expecting the spectacular. What I didn't realize, though, was the beauty to be found in the small details of this
The Pao de Azucar, compared to the view from the Corcovado, is not as high or as spectacular, but it is more conveniently accessible, has fewer lines, and is cheaper than el Cristo Redentor. I was there on December 31st, which is
I can’t say much more about Las Tablas de Daimiel that hasn’t already been said here… I really wanted to go and it didn’t let me down. Now that it’s full of water and life, rain was even forecasted for the day we visited (and a few
I have little more to add to the information that has already been provided by other people that have visited this place. I just want to add that these gaps follow a cycle of rising and falling water and there is usually a period of
This national park is one of the most spectacular in Kenya thanks to its size and the sheer variety of animals it houses. We spend two and a half days here and saw just about everything (although the cheetahs and leopards evaded us).
This experience’s title is in the form of a question because a film called ‘The Light at the Edge of the World’ was recorded in this area in 1971 with Kirk Douglas, Yul Brynner, Fernando Rey and Massimo Ranieri. It was based on the
There are impressive places in Spain, such as Las Bardenas Reales, a semi-desert landscape that reminds one of westerners. Here is where movies such as Airbag, and James Bond were filmed, for example.
In this natural park and
The Monfragüe National Park, located in the province of Cáceres, became a national park in 2007.
Its 17 thousand hectares of treasures, forests, oaks and bushes house a great variety of birds and animals that live in freedom and
Sometimes something beautiful takes longer than expected to move us. This is what happened in front of the spectacular Ebro Delta National Park. You have to have your mind and heart open to take in all off its strange and profound
These magical forests, declared natural park in the nineties, are the result of the equilibrium between the natural evolution and the mainteinance of the ground’s characteristics, the climate and orientation. They form the largest and
You can spend hours here admiring the scenery and hiking the paths. The cuisine of Bages, Barcelona, the Pyrenees, the beach... everything is within a few kilometres, so its a great place to spend a dream vacation. You won't have time
Lençóis means "sheet" in Portuguese, and it's a pretty adequate name...it's a desert with an endless number of what appear to be white sheets on the horizon, with whiter sand and bluer skies than I've ever seen in my life. The most
I have been lots of times in Gran Canaria, but this is the first time that we visit the inner part of the island. We went to the small town of San Nicolás and continued on the road of Las Presas. It was such a spectacle, with ravines
Most of the travelers who come to Pamukkale do so to see the Travertine Pools. Although access to the pools and the baths are banned, it is thought that approaching them and wandering through the limestone formations to admire the
Spectacular landscape, where you can observe the strength of the sea, over the magma that has become stone…
The waves and its strength allow the water to climb up to the surface, taking advantage of the holes and cavities of the
On our trip through Asturias we decided to include a visit to the Picos de Europa, Covadonga and specifically the lakes . Covadonga is a natural landscape where a camera is a must, you can visit the Sanctuary very easily at mid-day
On the Italian Riviera in Liguria, Italy, there are 5 very special little towns that were built by their inhabitants to be perfectly integrated into the landscape. Today, building in the area isn't allowed because it's a UNESCO World