Articles with tag: mediterranean & west europe cruises

London has a great many interesting museums, so it is impossible to see them all in just one day! While planning this trip, I had initially decided to not to visit any of the museums and focus solely on the beauty of the city as I walked through the quaint streets and grand capital. However, I...
The day before we left to go home, it was warm and mild. During the morning, I wandered through the center of London , taking photos of the beautiful morning scenery. After 10 a.m. I arrived at Waterloo Station and bought a ticket to Salisbury, 80 miles (130 kilometers) west of ...
One weekend we decided to take a short trip to  Istanbul . We walked through the Old City, visited famous St.Sophia Cathedral of the ancient Constantinople ( Hagia Sophia ), wandered around the old mosques, made a boat tour on Bosphorus, tasted kebabs and fresh sea fish. I will just...
The following images depict a walk through  Barcelona. Football and Catholicism are the two main religions in Spain and Catalonia. Without underrating the temple of Barcelona, there is also the football temple " Nou Camp" stadium, home to the Catalan club; the biggest stadium...
Spain is made up of several beautiful cities, including Madrid and Toledo, Malaga and on the coast of Gibraltar and  Barcelona . Also, the capital of Catalonia is a jewel of the country. Below, the Spanish version of the  Arc de Triomph  that divides two...
Tower Bridge is one of the iconic symbols of  London . Designed by Sir Horace Jones, this striking example of Victorian architecture was built in 1894. In the second half of the 19th century, due to increased equestrian and pedestrian traffic in the East End port area, the question...
The Thames is the main waterway and symbol of  London , as the Seine is to Paris or the Neva for Peter. There are more than 30 bridges in London that cross the Thames, 12 of them are located in the central part of the city. The facades of many city sights face the river;...
The lights in the distance represent the city of  Barcelona:  Arriving at the port of Barcelona in the early hours, just before dawn. The sunrise is beautiful: The docking port of Barcelona. Montjuic Hill at sunrise: Besides cruise liners, numerous ferries...
Soon after William the Conqueror became King, he built a fortress to protect  London from the estuary of the River Thames. In 1097 the stone White Tower was completed, which stands today in the middle of the whole complex; other monuments were built over the centuries.  The Tower of...
The city center of  London  is one of the greenest in the world. There are a lot of shady gardens and parks, many of which were laid out in the Middle Ages. Every garden and park has its own unique charm. Londoners and tourists like to visit parks for sports activities, concerts or just...

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