Pergamon Is One Of The Most Fascinating Ancient Cities In Turkey

The landmark of the ruins of Pergamon is the 10,000 seating theatre on a steep hill below the Acropolis. The seats of the theatre are still excellently preserved and are ideal for a short break. A covered staircase leads above the theatre, near the Athena Sanctuary, to the seat ranks. ‘Gymnasium’ stands on the southern […]

Alyeska Snowboarding Travel, Resort information

Alyeska ski resort is located 65kms southeast of Anchorage and is well connected by road. Most people fly to Anchorage International Airport and hire a car, while the Alyeska Prince Hotel has package holidays available including free transportation from the airport. Anchorage International Airport is served by many major airlines, but if you are flying […]

Alta Snowboarding Travel ,Resort Information

SKI AND SNOWBOARDING INFORMATION FOR ALTA, USA Alta is a snowboard-free ski resort; however, for skiers, it boasts incredible powder runs at the top of the mountain and good beginner runs towards the bottom. There are 54 pistes running down a respectable 616-metre vertical, a terrain park, and excellent facilities. Alta has two base stations […]

Lech / Zürs Snowboarding Travel ,Resort Information

Lech/Zürs ski resort is located close to the German border in the region of Vorarlberg and is accessible from the airports of Innsbruck, Zürich, Friedrichshafen and Munich. Trains and/or buses run from these airports to the resorts. Driving or taking the train from the UK is also popular. Innsbruck Airport is the closest provincial airport; […]

3 Day Paraguay Trip

We flew into Asuncion, Paraguay from Bolivia. Entering Bolivia we encountered our first body search going through airport security. Every person going through security was taken into a room and the door was shut behind them. I was not too anxious for this, with visions of cavity searches ahead. The other surprising thing was that […]