This historic English town is one of the most popular and famous settlements in the country, and the main reason for this worldwide recognition is that it was the home town of one of the world's most famous playwrights, William Shakespeare. However, one of the common misconceptions that people will have when they visit the [...]
About Michael HodsonI took off in December of 2008 to circle the planet with no reservations and without leaving the ground. Sixteen months later, I succeeded. My permanent travels have just continued from there.
The Canary Islands are officially a part of Spain, and therefore are ideal for European visitors, although their location off the coast of Africa means that the islands also have the amazing climate that draws so many people to the area. Because of their volcanic history, many beaches around the island are black sand beaches, [...]
History is one of the biggest driving forces for tourism, and there are few historic sights that can fire the imagination and inspire people to visit a destination as much as an impressive castle. The high walls and the defensive fortifications were once a very formidable challenge for any foreigners trying to reach the people [...]