What to do on your birthday when you’re in Istanbul? I decided to spend a relaxing day at Adalar, or better said the Prens Adaları (Princes Islands) – a group of islands located 10 kilometers away from the city at the sea of Marmara (coming from the word marble). It is a place to which the inhabitants of Istanbul go if they want to flee from the city to find some relaxation.
The Playa Ancón is a wonderful beach close to Trinidad, Cuba. It offers white sand and clear water – and not as many tourists like for example in Varadero. You can sit under trees and palms and wait for locals selling different kinds of fruits. A small paradise not far from civilization. Continue reading “Playa Ancón”Y
Some people go to foreign countries just to stay within their hotel, enjoy an all-inclusive program and sit most times on the beach. It’s almost equal whether your in Spain, Tunesia or Cuba then. And for tourists of that kind, Varadero is the primary location on Cuba. Continue reading “Varadero (and why I wouldn’t stay there)”Y
If the people of Den Haag, The Netherlands want to get out of the city and enjoy some time at the beach, they go to Scheveningen – only located 6 kilometers afar from the city center of Den Haag. It was once a fishers village and is nowadays the biggest seaside resort of the Netherlands. Continue reading “Off to the beach”Y