Carpathian hiking trip, Romania

Carpathian Hiking Trip, Romania

Europe

Basic travel information Romania is an excellent destination for active travel. The Carpathian Mountains separate the Transylvania region from the southern parts of Romania. On a Carpathian hiking trip, we hiked in beautiful mountain scenery and got to know the interesting history of Transylvania and the rest of Romania, as well as the picturesque natural […]

Cinque Terre Hiking Trip

Cinque Terre Hiking Trip

Europe

Basic travel information The stunning scenery of the north-west coast of Italy, the idyllic small villages and the vineyards of the mountain slopes invite you to hike in the Cinque Terre region of Liguria. The Italian Ligurian coast between the cities of La Spezia and Genoa was still known in the 19th century as an […]

France Music

France Music and Culture

Europe

CULTURE: MUSIC. FROM THE ORIGINS TO THE ARS ANTIQUA The first evidence of musical expressions in the French region dates back to ancient times, but only with the development of Gallican chant did an autonomy from the Roman tradition begin to emerge. When, towards the end of the century. VIII, Pepin the Short and then […]

Sweden's Prehistory

Sweden’s Prehistory

Europe

Sweden’s prehistory is regarded as the time from the first people came to the country and up to the Viking age. Stone age Older Stone Age The oldest traces of human activity in Sweden are from the late Paleolithic site of Segebro outside Malmö in Skåne. The finds are 11,000-12,000 years old. The archaeological material […]

Geography of Asia

Geography of Asia

Asia

HISTORY OF ASIA ” The cradle of civilization ” is said to be in Asia. Around 1.8 million years ago, the Homo Erectus lived in Asia, as evidenced by finds from China and India. The Homo Erectus is said to have come from Africa to Asia and was later replaced by the Homo Sapiens, who […]

European Expansionism in Middle East

European Expansionism in Middle East

Asia

While the largest Asian countries knew this evolution, the Portuguese and Spanish geographical explorations began at the end of the century. XV paved the way for European expansionism in Asia which, however, until the century. XIX, had an essentially commercial character. The succession of hegemony of the Portuguese, then of the Dutch and finally of […]

Asia Modern History

Asia Modern History

Asia

Since the beginning of the 16th century, the Islamic area was ruled by the Safavids in Persia (Iran, history), the Mughals in India and the Ottoman Empire (Turkey, history); The latter also seized large parts of southern Europe and was not finally prevented from advancing further into Central Europe until the Battle of Kahlenberg near […]

Europe Energy

Europe Energy

Europe

The most important European electricity producers are – in that order – Russia, Germany, France, Great Britain, Spain and Italy. In the combination of the primary energies used for electricity generation, there are in some cases significant differences between the European countries. While the energy mix is ​​relatively different in countries such as Germany, Spain […]

Travel to Asia

Travel to Asia

Asia

Join Tourist Travel and experience the real Asia Asia offers unique experiences in amazing surroundings. Our strongest starting point in Asia is in Nepal, Tibet, Bhutan, India, China and Uzbekistan, and from here we offer a wealth of opportunities. We travel with a Danish tour guide or at tailor-made, individually arranged events. This is true […]

Scotland Geography

Europe

Interesting details The geography of Scotland is very varied. In general, it is divided into the flat lowlands in the south and the mountainous highlands in the north and west of the country. The gentle curves of the Highlands bear witness to the last inland freezing of Europe. Scotland’s highest mountain, Ben Nevis, is also the […]

Ciudad Perdida

Travel to Colombia

South America

Experience trekking, the Caribbean Sea and the Andes on a trip to Colombia A trip to the South American country of Colombia can, with its location next to the Caribbean Sea, among other things offer delicious sandy beaches. On your journey you will also have the opportunity to experience the Andes Mountains that stretch across […]

Plant Extractivism in Brazil

Plant Extractivism in Brazil

South America

The great variety of vegetal formations in Brazil favors vegetal extractivism , which consists in the collection of products not cultivated directly from nature, exploited with little technology or with rudimentary techniques and equipment. There are several products of vegetal extraction in Brazil, which vary from region to region. Some of the most characteristic are […]

Spain travel guide 2

Spain Travel Guide

Europe

Spain quick facts Capital: Madrid Form of government: Parliamentary hereditary monarchy Population: 46,438,422 General emergency call: 112 Emergency fire brigade: 085 Country code: +34 Electric voltage: 230 V. The Spaniards are open, sociable people and take every opportunity to enjoy the outdoors and the sun. The cozy chat with neighbors and acquaintances on the street […]

England travel guide 1

United Kingdom Travel Guide

Europe

England quick facts Capital: London State form: constitutional monarchy Population: 66,650,000 (2019) Police emergency number: 112 Emergency ambulance: 999 Country code: +44 Electric voltage: 240 volts The British are a bunch of their own: They are very polite, have a fixed time for their afternoon tea , drive on the left and are known for […]

England travel guide 3

England Overview

Europe

Society & everyday life in England Religion The majority of the UK’s population are Christians at around 59 percent. Over 14 million inhabitants (approx. 25.1 percent) also stated that they did not belong to any religion. Most of the Christians feel they belong to the Anglican Church, around 11 million people belong to other Protestant […]

Spain travel guide 1

Spain Overview

Europe

Society & everyday life in Spain Religion Religious freedom prevails in Spain. However, 90% of the population are baptized Roman Catholics. The church is particularly important in rural areas. In the cities, faith has taken a back seat, and faith is only lived out at major celebrations such as Easter, Christmas or at weddings. On […]

Rio Grande do Norte Geography

Rio Grande do Norte Geography

South America

Thanks to its privileged geographical situation – located on the South American coast closest to Europe – Rio Grande do Norte has always had a unique strategic importance. As the 16th century Portuguese said, “it is the closest land that exists in Brazil”. According to health-beauty-guides.com, the state of Rio Grande do Norte, in the […]

Climate and weather in Brazil

Climate and weather in Brazil

South America

The extreme expansion in the southern hemisphere leads to different climatic zones in Brazil . Most of the regions and areas have a tropical and subtropical climate . In addition, the seasons in Brazil are opposite to those in Europe. Means: If summer is with us, the Brazilians have winter time and vice versa. Roughly, the closer you get to the equator, the […]

Cape Verde Sights

Best Travel Time for Cape Verde

Africa

Climate in Cape Verde The climate in Cape Verde is so mild and dry all year round that the Cape Verde Islands are often called “the islands of eternal summer”. The archipelago with nine inhabited islands in the Atlantic belongs to the African island state Cape Verde . All year round, the Republic of Cabo […]

Best time to go fishing in the Seychelles

Climate in the Seychelles

Africa

The Republic of Seychelles is made up of around 115 islands in the Indian Ocean . They are divided into Inner and Outer Islands. Many people use the short form Seychelles to designate the island state. The location near the equator gives the islands a lot of sunshine. The average temperatures in the year are 24 to 30 degrees Celsius. Due to the […]

TRANSILVANIAN DESTINATIONS

TRANSILVANIA DESTINATIONS

Europe

In the spa town of Baile Felix, you can spend a pampering holiday cheaply. Cluj-Napoca has a Central European soul Cluj-Napoca is the center of Transylvania, which exudes a Central European urban atmosphere. Street cafes and historic buildings overlap into a lively shopping center, which now also shows a lot of tourists. The main attractions […]