Category Archives: Europe

Holidays in Europe, travel tips, curiosities and best cities to visit in Europe.

5 months summer in Malaga, a long term holiday in Spain

Yes, it is true that the months of May, September or October have nothing to do with the months of June, July and August, when the sun hits the beaches right from early morning until late afternoon.

While it is true that autumn is just around the corner, here we still do not have to keep the summer clothes in the closet. And on a beautiful day like today, with blue sky and warm sun, we can enjoy beautiful days on the beach. Continue reading

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Costa del Sol facts, a popular destination in Spain

The popular Costa del Sol, considered one of the major tourist areas worldwide, is covering 160 kilometres of coastline in Malaga, southern Spain. Malaga city is situated in its centre, serving as the imaginary line between the eastern and the western Costa del Sol.
Costa del Sol

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Two of the best beaches in the world are Spanish

Australia nude beach

The beach of Las Catedrales in Galicia and Illetas beach in Balearic Islands, have been awarded, sixth and twelfth place respectively worldwide. They have also won awards at European level, with the beach of the Cathedrals being the second best beach in Europe and the fourth is the beach of Illetas. Continue reading | 1 Comment

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Several remains of Pompeii in Italy will be exposed in the British Museum

pompeiiDozens of items recovered from the wreckage of the Roman cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum, buried by the Vesuvius volcano the year 79 after the common age, will leave Italy for the first time the next spring in 2013, those items will be exposed in the British Museum in London. Continue reading

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Caves of Nerja in Malaga, Spain

nerja caves paintingsLocated on the Mediterranean coast, in the province of Malaga at the southern of Spain, we can find the Nerja Caves, a valuable heritage place visited by thousands of tourists every year. It is located one kilometer far from the village of Maro in Nerja town (Malaga) and has a length of 4,283 meters. This location is one of the most important archaeological sites of the prehistoric times.

History of discovery

This cave of Nerja, is found by the begining of January 12, 1959 by a group of explorers. Continue reading to know more at blog.holidaysresources.com Continue reading

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Top 5 destinations in Spain to visit

Spain mapSpain is a country where there are many things to do and places to visit, the gastronomy of some cities already justifies a visit to many of the destinations. It is possible that the reader may want to add their favorite cities or in some cases disagree with our list…which I really doubt, and I say I would doubt it because every city and town of the peninsula worth the visit, no matter in which order

Continue reading to discover our favorite Spanish destinations and to start planning your visit. We will welcome your ideas! Continue reading | 2 Comments

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Is British food that bad?

Although the TV chefs Gordon Ramsay and Jamie Oliver are British, although the the best restaurants in the world awarded by the Restaurant Awards magazine are from London, United Kingdom is not usually identified with good food.

When we think of British food we rather think of a high calorie diet, little variety, or things like fried chips or breakfast with eggs, sausage, bacon and beans. Continue reading | 1 Comment

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Charming medieval Spanish cities

Holidays in Spain is a continuous trip with vestiges of the Middle Ages, possibly the most enigmatic and compelling time in our history. Some are castles, dark Romanesque churches, mysterious Gothic cathedrals and the numerous medieval legends that still remain alive in Spain.

Avila city wall
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Alcohol fountain being built in Georgia, Europe

Georgia, the country (not the American state), is a very unusual holiday destination. But for those who have traveled half the world can be a place to visit. This is a different place, with very affordable prices and surprising findings.
As example a fountain from where will flow ‘chacha‘, the national liquor of Georgia. The city council of Batumi is building the fountain as a new tourist attraction in this city. Continue reading

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Tenerife in Spain, a route through the scenes of ‘Wrath of the Titans’

A city being part of a movie set has always an added advertising. The peculiarities of the Canary Islands have been used a few times to be the landscape of many movies that needed a “different place” to be filmed, the last case is of ‘Wrath of the Titans’.

Some scenes of the film were shot at the Cliffs of the Giants, one of the most spectacular sceneries on Tenerife. Continue reading

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