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BAHAMAS

28 Mar

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Archipelago of over 700 islands, the Bahamas extend over 1,000 kilometers southeast of Florida. Only a few islands are inhabited. These islands offer stunning scenery of sandy beaches and turquoise waters.

Bahamas, we all dream a little … You can see the most beautiful coral in the world, the beaches and seabed have contributed to the image of the heavenly islands.

The seabed is a giant aquarium where diving enthusiasts can explore the fascinating species: sharks, massive corals, etc.. An ideal destination for people who are looking for luxury and relaxation and diving enthusiasts.

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Swim with dolphins, get married on a beach, discover the beauty of the underwater or local festivals, here all dreams are possible … Discover a paradise on earth.

It is possible to do many water sports on the island, surfing, windsurfing and water-skiing.

Come discover the Bahamian cuisine which is known for its exotic and healthy recipes.

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In the Bahamas, fish and seafood are the basis of the gastronomic tradition. You will have on your tables different rice, salads and products unique to the Caribbean.

Unique desserts like the floating island coconut, tart Coconut or dishes like plantain soup or curry and cake of all kinds. A unique culinary experience. Let yourself be charmed by the nightlife and ambiance Caribbean  Bahamas has many places to have some fun … you can go dancing, drinking traditional rum in a pub, go to the casino … The Bahamas are like a paradise on earth where you will never be bored….

Have an unforgettable holiday in The Bahamas with family, friends and lovers!

 

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KOH TAO

26 Mar

Located in the Gulf of Thailand not far from Koh Phangan in the middle of the Gulf of Siam, Koh Tao, or Turtle Island is a destination of paradise.

Beach, coconut, and warm clear waters, Koh Tao has something for everyone. The lonely traveler who will be able to meet people, to families who can discover the pleasures of the sea to their children, Koh Tao has many things to offer …

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The Turtle Island will undoubtedly delight all lovers of diving, discover and practice diving,  and immerse yourself in a turquoise blue water with coral, anemones and giant multicolored fish.

Although Koh Tao is known as a haven for scuba divers all over the world, there are also many other things to do and keep you busy.

Koh Tao also invite you to relax on deserted beaches and enjoy life which is pretty relaxed, here is relaxing, perfect for a wonderful holiday in Thailand.

You can enjoy walks in a unique scenery, as in the beautiful bay of Hat Sai Daeng. This beach is ideal for a moment of intimacy in a magical scenery.

If you love the adventure, the island offers many activitees. You can try rock climbing, sailing and even paintball. Koh Tao is mainly composed of mountains, let’s go hiking through the rainforest you will be rewarded with fantastic views of the sunset …

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The nightlife is also present as soon as the sun goes down. There are plenty of places to eat and restaurants to suit all tastes, Thai, French, Korean, Indian, Italian, Mexican or even an Irish pub! One thing not to miss is the famous Lady-Boy Boy cabaret where you can even dance and sing if you want to. Many bars along the main beaches where you can lie on cushions under the stars, sipping your favorite cocktail. For the more energetic, there are also clubs where you can dance until the sun rises again …

Koh Tao is a perfect island to spend time with your family,  friends or lovers…

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COSTA DEL SOL

20 Mar

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Unavoidable Spanish destination, the Costa del Sol is known for its seaside activities. The mild climate, with sunshine over 300 days a year, high temperatures, but mild night, and a varied geography with beaches and mountains are some of the strengths of this southern region of Spain.

Stay in Costa del Sol : beaches and water activities

It is impossible to stay in Costa del Sol without spend some unique moments on its most beautiful beaches.

The coastline stretches 160 kilometers with about 130 beaches. Then discover those of Ancha, Algarrobo, of Hondo Arryo or Bahia Dorada. In addition to relaxation, you will appreciate the atmosphere of beach bars and restaurants, the nightlife or the various water activities. On the coast there are also a dozen marinas. Thus, any kind of cruises and water crossings are possible.costa-del-sol

 Other activities to do in Costa del Sol

The Costa del Sol is a golfer’s paradise with more than 70 courses. For example Cabopino Golf Marbella, a 18-hole course, located close to the Mediterranean Sea and Gibraltar.

The Costa del Sol is also a perfect destination with several cultural monuments (Daimalos Minaret, The Arabic Bathhouses in Ronda…) and museums, including the Museum for the marine environment and the Roman baths Center.

Between two ballads, take a break to discover the local culinary specialties. The cuisine of the province of Malaga has several unavoidable dishes such as rice stew with cod or the Bienmesabe, a delicious dessert.bouillon de riz a la morue

Costa del Sol: a place that never sleeps

It is impossible to spend a holiday in Spain without partying. The Costa del Sol reflects the fiesta of the province of Malaga and has many places to have fun, especially at night. To dance, there are several nightclubs; Sala Gold, Toulouse Club and Sala Wengé are some examples that are among the most popular. There are also bars and modern restaurants. Arte Lounge Club attracts many clubbers with its cozy and warm atmosphere. Do not miss the Café del Sol.

For a night less conventional, visit Bioparc Fuengirola and the Centro de Ocio in Plaza Mayor. There are also cultural events nights on the Costa del Sol as: Festival de la Luna Mora, todos los dias Flamenco, Jazz Night Noches … etc.ClassiqueFlamenco

On the beach or in the countryside, on the coast or in the hinterland, day or night, you will find everything you need for an unforgettable stay.

 

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MARRAKECH

12 Mar

Marrakech is a city in Morocco, in the interior, at the base of the Atlas Mountains, Marrakech is known as the Pearl of the South and Red city.

Marrakech is one of the destinations that make you dream…

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So open your eyes and let yourself be carried away by the colors, the smells, the undeniable charm of Marrakech, this bewitching and fascinating city!

The vast Jemaa el fna worth the trip. The souks both colorful and noisy, are probably the richest, diverse, and fascinating of the country.

Thousand small crafts and artisans rub shoulders…

Potters are always happy to show off their knack to visitors and invite them to tea with mint.

You can also enjoy sumptuous oriental rugs, which are among the most beautiful in Morocco. Excellent quality, they are still the best effect in a living room or entry.

Go shopping at the spice market of Mellah, the old Jewish quarter. Each trader will tell you with pleasure how to reproduce the recipes of Morocco.

Do not miss the industrial zone of Sidi Ghanem which is a center of activities dedicated to creation: decoration, accessories, design, ceramics, linens, candles, luminaries…

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Activities:

You can take one of the many carriages in the city to get to the Palmeraie of Marrakech where a walk is unavoidable.

The Majorelle Garden is famous for the variety of plants that are gathered and its Art Deco design.

In the hinterland, you can visit the Ourika Valley to go hiking.

Take time to relax…

Place of relaxation and socializing, the hammam is a ritual well-being unavoidable in Morocco:

Often richly decorated, there reigns a relaxing atmosphere. Black soap scrub, wrap or ghasoul henna, massages with essential oils are among the treatments offered.

Natural products carefully selected to ensure a unique dimension to care.

Let yourself be charmed by the show permanent and unique animation and take the time to taste a typical dish in the Jemaa el Fna. You will find many restaurants offering traditional dishes of tasty Moroccan food.

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You can also treat yourself an ice cream, a pastry or a cool drink in establishments located in Gueliz, the modern part of Marrakech!

The luxury shops await you in Gueliz. Here you can really indulge yourself, and spoiled your loved ones with local or foreign productions. Cartier, Dior, Chopard, Kenzo, Lanvin, Louis Vuitton … Marrakech is henceforth one of the world capitals shopping

The red city blend prestigious past and contemporary dynamism. Marrakech is a city full of life and ardor, which each facet reveals the dynamism.

Do not wait any longer and come to discover this fascinating city…

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MYKONOS ISLAND

4 Mar

Mykonos is the most typical Greek island and is located in the north of the Cyclades in the southern Aegean Sea.

Was nicknamed “Little Venice Greek” thanks to the small bay in Mykonos where you can see beautiful Venetian houses built on the water.

With its white houses with blue shutters, its authentic alley, windmills Mykonos has a real power of seduction.

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It annually attracts thousands of visitors. The island is known for its lively nights and festive atmosphere where reigns joy and good humor.

The culinary talents of Greece have nothing to envy to other countries. At Mykonos, you will enjoy the restaurants dishes of seafood…

The international gourmet cuisine has a prominent place on the island.You will found all cuisines, from souvlaki and gyros to the Italian pasta or pizza, pancakes, haute cuisine restaurants or fish taverns. Local dishes are served in cafeterias and taverns along the promenade or just in front of the fish market.

You should taste local specialties: the “Louza Loukaniko” (a kind of sausage) and “Kopanisti” (fresh cheese goat pepper).

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After a good meal you can enjoy concerts performances in the city animated or stop in one of the glamorous bars to taste the local wine and ouzo.

The “beach parties” are organized throughout the summer as well as in the trendy night club most frequented by European and international celebrities.

For lovers of Greek music (Ellinadika) the most popular bar is Giuzel, east of Akti Kambani.

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Activities

Mykonos is an amazing island, very modern and dynamic, you can apreciate both the festive and traditional charm of the island. Many water sports are available on the island, waterskiing, sailing, windsurfing and diving. If you are visiting the land, do not hesitate to schedule horse riding (riding is a sport very common on the island).

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Mykonos is known for its sandy beaches and crystal clear waters whitch are all around the island. They are numerous and all covered with sand. The most famous beaches of Mykonos are those located in the southern part of the island. Beaches like “Paradise” or “Super Paradise” are among the most famous in Greece.

Some beaches like Panormos or Agios Sostis are quiet so you can enjoy the sun and the landscape in all tranquility.

It will takes you half an hour by boat to join the famous historic sanctuary of Delos, birthplace of Apollo and Artemis. You can explore the ancient temples, villas with their mosaic floors, the famous lions of Delos, the amphitheater and much more. The island of Delos was one of the greatest cultural centers throughout Greece.

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You can also go to the discovery of the culture of the island of Mykonos, past agricultural  museum, exhibitions of traditional life in the House of Lena and folk museum.

There is also the Church of Paraportiani, the oldest church in Mykonos (16th century). The architecture is unique, the church is composed of five churches on two levels.

With your family, partner or friends discover the beauty of the island and let yourself becharmed by the festivity and local entertainment.

 

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KOH SAMUI

25 Feb

Located in the Gulf of Thailand on the east coast, Koh Samui is a haven of peace.

With its 247 km2, it is the third largest island in the country. A multitude of small islands surrounding it which is very nice to make excursions by boat or diving! Tropical vegetation, luxuriant and ubiquitous palm trees, turquoise water and many diving spots make it a perfect place for sports …

Koh Samui is also the perfect place to rest: spa, massages, endlessly beaches. It is also possible to come with your family: the island is full of parks and activities to delight children..

Here are several things to see and do:

Cascades Namuang:

Cascades “Na Muang” is located 10 km south of Nathon. there are two waterfalls – Na Muang which reaches a height of 18 meters and is accessible by car, and Na Muang two, which reaches a height of 80 meters and which is accessed after a 30-minute walk. These are the most beautiful waterfalls of the island.9573828-na-muang-2-cascade-koh-samui-thailande1

Secrets of Garden Buddhas:

The secret garden of Buddhas is hidden in the mountains of Samui. You can see several statues, temples and waterfalls.Secrets of Garden Buddhas

Big Buddha:

The Big Buddha is located on … Big Buddha Beach (between Ban Rak and Plai Leam actually), north of Koh Samui.thailand-kosamui-bigbuddhabeach-dd

 Wat Plai Laem:

Leaving the Big Buddha temple, a few hundred yards away is another equally magnificent temple, Wat Plai Laem. You will find beautiful statutes of Buddha. This temple is surrounded by water (an artificial pond).wat plai

Aquarium and Tiger Zoo Samui:

Located in Hua Thanon, the aquarium has many local species of coral fish, huge catfish and several sharks. You will also find tigers and leopards, parrots, hawks, eagles, sea ..

 Hin Ta – Hin Yai:

These rock formations are known as the “Grandfather and Grandmother rocks”. This site is a popular attraction for locals as well as tourists because of their strong resemblance to the male and female genitalia.538369649_812a507dd3

Butterfly Garden

In the southwest of the island, visit the Butterfly Garden. You will discover some butterfly species most spectacular on earth. There are also other interesting things to see like a beehive, or an insect museum where you can see colorful and strange insects in Thailand but also in other countries. This garden is located in the southeast of the island, near the beautiful beach of Laem Set.IMG_1963

Snake Farm

The shows have snakes living in Samui, one of the most venomous species and frightening encountered throughout Asia. You will also see centipedes and scorpions, and of course the famous show of Thai Fight Coqs.Le program is both instructive and entertaining, in a typical Thai style. A good time for the whole family

Naga Pearl Farm:

Discover the culture of pearls. A boat ride of 30 minutes from the pier “Ban Thong Krut” will take you to Koh Matsum and Naga Pearl Farm.Après studying pearl cultivation, enjoy a Thai meal then spend the afternoon the white sand beach.

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Point of view “Best Mountain”

A little further south of Nathon Town on the west coast, there are “Best Mountain View Point”, peaking at 467 m. and if the weather permits, you can enjoy a beautiful aerial view of Phangan Island. samui_view7

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IBIZA

18 Feb

Ibiza is a Spanish island in the Balearic Islands in the Mediterranean Sea
The main towns of the island are Ibiza, San Antonio and Santa Eulalia.
Every season, you’ll discover a different and unusual Ibiza. Intense light and mild temperatures remain constant throughout the year.

Here are several things to see and do on the island of Ibiza:

Hippy markets

Visiting a hippy market is a compulsory. You will find many items of clothing, silk, leather handmade, costume jewelry…

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The Salines

Tes Salines are undoubtedly one of the most beautiful landscapes of Ibiza. Ponds still produce salt. To go to the beaches of the Salinas, you will cross the salt ponds and can enjoy exceptional landscape. One of the best time to go there is  at sunset.

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Cross cobbled streets to reach the Cathedral Square, enjoy views of Luego and once nightfall, visit the harbor area.

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Visit villages

Discover the small villages of white lime. The most interesting are Santa Inés de Corona, San Mateo, San Agustín and especially San Juan. The center of Santa Gertrudis worth a visit.

Formentera

The small island of Formentera, the Pitiusa Menor is an hour of Ibiza, half an hour if you take the fast boat from Ibiza.
In Formentera, the sea is everywhere, no matter where you are. Its soft sandy beaches are exceptional. If you want to visit the island quickly, the best is to move by motorbike or by car.

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Sunsets of Ibiza

The sunsets are impressive throughout the San Antonio and San Jose.
In Sant Antoni, the sunsets are renowned worldwide. This place was called the Sunset and there are many bars with terraces to enjoy.

In San Jose, you can also see very beautiful sunsets in Cala Conta, one of the best beaches of Ibiza, the water is very proper, you will find many restaurants and huts.

Nights in Ibiza are known worldwide. Not only for trendy establishments and discos, but also for the countless activities that can be performed once the night: street markets, terraces, outdoor cultural events, concerts …

The nightlife route starts in the area of ​​the port of Ibiza or in the West End of San Antonio, in walking through the Juan Carlos I and the tourist area of ​​Platja d’en Bossa, to finish in the giant clubs.
In the Island, arriving annually the world’s most famous DJs.
The night never ends in this island. The After hours opening their doors to six in the morning and close in the afternoon, but the party continu in the music bars on the beach.

Endless nights, an unlimited supply of leisure facilities, beautiful beaches, beautiful landscapes … Ibiza has everything you need for a great holiday with friends or family.

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