Historical Paphos – Culture, Religion and Lifestyle in Paphos

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The birthplace of Greek goddess Aphrodite, Paphos is a place where ancient history combines with modern facilities to give you a complete holiday package. Standing on the Southwestern tip of Cyprus, one of the most naturally beautiful countries in the world, Paphos has a character that lies much deeper than the fabulous resorts, the beautiful natural scenery and the vast Mediterranean Sea stretching out in front of it.

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Which are the best places to visit in Thailand?

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Have you ever wonder which are the best places to visit in Thailand? Thailand is considered to be a sparkling jewel in the crown of Southeast Asia.

It is a holiday paradise that welcomes travelers with open arms regardless of their budget. Thailand is ideal for the backpacker as well as those who are looking at splurging.

Thailand is located right at the center of Southeast Asia and is aptly referred to as the heart of this continent. Read on to find out the 7 most interesting places to visit in Thailand.

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Bangkok – Expect the unexpected at Bangkok, the capital of Thailand. This city has a mystical air about it as if it is trying to tell you a secret. The city is known for its famous and some infamous attractions.

As you step foot into Bangkok you may be overwhelmed with the crowd and the chaos. Roam the streets and sample the fresh street food that Thailand is so famous for.

Visit the various temples and get a feel of the faith and religion of the people. Explore the Khaosan Road, a short street that offers the visitors hotel accommodations, dance clubs and bars. The street comes to life after sun down.

Koh Samui – Koh Samui is the second largest and most beautiful island in Thailand. This island is the ultimate party destination and the Full Moon party held here is a highly anticipated event.

The island during the day is a great place to relax and unwind on the white velvety sand. The crystal clear water is warm and inviting.

Phuket – Travel in the south west direction to reach Phuket. This island is a great place to explore the gorgeous outdoors of Thailand. If visitors wish to indulge in a bit of sightseeing then this is the right place to go to.

Phuket has some of the beautiful sun kissed beaches with mesmerizing vistas. Visitors can also explore the underwater aquarium, feed hungry crocodiles at the crocodile farm and visit the enchanting butterfly garden.

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What are the top tourist attractions in Sydney?

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Have you ever wonder what are the most popular attractions in Sydney? For many people planning to travel this year, Australia is an ever-popular point of interest. Australia is an English speaking culture, which is often thought of as more of a wilderness-based experience for travellers.

But travellers do not have to spend their vacations trekking through endless wilderness. There are many popular attractions available for tourists in Sydney, Australia.

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The Best Places to Stay In Edinburgh

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Edinburgh is a wonderful city which sees history blend perfectly with the modern world as you are constantly reminded of the past with Edinburgh Castle looming above the city and Georgian style buildings dominate everywhere you go.

The city attracts tourists from all around the world who come to experience the rich heritage the city has to offer as well as the cultural variety of the many museums, pubs, clubs restaurants and galleries throughout the city.

Edinburgh is the home of the largest arts festival in the world the Edinburgh Fringe and artists, performers and tourists swell the city every August. There really is an abundance of things to see and do in this unique city and this article will help you find the perfect place to stay while you are there.

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The Most Awesome Places to Rock Climb in the World

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There are few sports which call for greater use of an individual’s strength, balance, agility and endurance than rock-climbing. Many climbers claim it is the ultimate personal challenge with the two ‘D’s – discipline and danger – constantly held in balance by the physical strength and mental concentration of the climber.

It’s also a sport which has seen a huge surge of interest in recent years and, notwithstanding the fact that some training and equipment is necessary, it offers a personal challenge that can be met in every corner of every continent – in fact, anywhere that plays host to hills, mountains or cliffs.

But where are the best, the most challenging and the most scenic rock-climbing sites to be found? Here we make five suggestions that we think are worth tackling ….

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