York is a city of story, with two thousand years of history, full of curiosities and charms. We are north of Yorkshire (England), which is county capital.Today we are left with five must York museums chosen from its cultural offerings. » Read more
“Good night, captain speaking. I welcome you on board and wish you a good flight. At this moment we are flying at 8,000 meters above the Atlantic Ocean and … ” ” … If you look out the window you will see that we are crossing the Andes flying at 9,800 meters high …”
These dialogues are invented but quite similar to what we hear in most international flights. Have you discovered the difference? In one sentence the word “is used altitude” and the other “high”. It is just one example, to define what is the difference between altitude and height.
While both words can be used but in the tourism and aviation language are not the same. » Read more
We must accept that sometimes suffer a ‘excess innovation”, providing additional objects that simply do not need it functions, however it is interesting to see what happens by the creative minds of the people, because in the end the best products market came as experiments.
Today we have a good example of this, as someone has happened to transform a backpack personal vehicle, but we also have added features to connect and control it using a smartphone, charging devices and even listen to music, go, a box technological tools focused on an innocent and practical backpack. » Read more
Traveling to New York with budget low cost can be a real drama. The fact is that if we do not control the budget, can bring us disgust. But there is cheap stuff in New York. It’s more … there are a lot of experiences that we can live completely free!
Roosevelt Island cable car
Whether to implement that of “what matters is not the destination but the journey’, the cable car Roosevelt Island is the perfect example. In Roosevelt Island there is nothing to do, but the way to get on a cable car 70 that crosses the East Rivermore than 70 meters high, making the unique experience. So, you know, to see the Big Apple from the heights, you need not be left hundreds of dollars on a helicopter ride. The trip is free with MetroCard (card city transport) and costs the same as a single ticket for the bus or subway, if we do not have the card. » Read more
Tired of seeing the same bags when you wait in train stations or airports? Do you bellboys buses seem the saddest and repetitive world? Is the trunk of your car asks you a little more originality whenever enfilades the road? Do not worry that today we bring you the perfect proposal, not only to breathe new life into your travels, but also to solve other problems.
It called Floatti and is a suitcase (or a draft suitcase yet), which, in addition to carrying our clothes and belongings to and fro, offers some extras that models from other brands or have been raised so far: there time of the “smartsuitcases“? » Read more
If you have the very great fortune to travel to New York this coming Easter, surely at some point you have consulted a map with the most famous city districts: Upper East Side, Upper West Side, Midtown … In each, every corner of New York, there are hundreds of places that are worth knowing. And besides, hundreds of dishes worth trying. Today I’ll show seven of the most popular districts of the city, ideal for visiting them at lunchtime. » Read more
They are not only places of passage, sometimes train stations become monuments, works of art that appeal to travelers, transforming simple passenger curious observer. Having seen the most beautiful stations in the world, we stop at the 11 stations of Spain’s most beautiful train.
When the movement of travelers should pause to dwell on the details, when architecture becomes the protagonist, we face fine stations that lead us to different corners of the Spanish geography, from Bilbao to Jerez, through Madrid, Zamora, Almería.
Many of these stations are classified as “historical Seasons”, as they are emblematic buildings framed within the so-called Spanish Historical Heritage. » Read more
Hong Kong leads the ranking of cities that receive more international tourists with 27.8 million for the sixth consecutive year, which is followed by London (17.38) and Singapore (17.08), but the list drawn up by the company market research consultancy Euromonitor International recently showed that – based on data from 2014 includes 97 other cities around the world to complete the Top 100. » Read more
For lovers of trains, there are some places of worship in which to enter the world of locomotives, wagons, routes and reviewers. A passionate and curious travel by this mode of transport, railway museums teach us anecdotes, stories and operation of a vehicle often used to move without stopping to think about their origins or the rich heritage involved.
But the trains have a long history, ancient steam locomotives to modern high-speed trains and some train travel show us unforgettable landscapes and interiors all passengers exclusive values. Today we stop at five museums Railroad for travel lovers. » Read more