Posts Tagged‘Museums’

Why London is the Only Place You Should be Heading to This Autumn

Rarely a year or season goes by where London is not one of the most desirable locations to spend a long weekend or even a little longer to enjoy the incredible array of art, culture and attractions that one of the World’s most famous cities has to offer and this Autumn is no different. The Autumn season looks set to be incredible with some of the events that London is putting on as part of its ‘Season of Culture’ and if you haven’t got it in your plans to head to the big city yet, then here are some reasons why you can’t afford to miss…

One of The Coolest Museums in The World: Museo Soumaya in Mexico City!

Given Mexico City’s size, you can be pretty sure there are its fair share of museums, and great ones at that. But, it seems the only places you see mentioned in the guidebooks are the older ones as they don’t get updated that frequently. But, if you venture a little bit outside the main core of the city, you’ll find plenty more, and one such museum that is most definitely worth the trip is Museo Soumaya. Located in Nuevo Polanco (the western part of the upscale neighborhood of Polanco), you can reach the Soumaya Museum by taxi or Uber in…

The Best Attractions in Singapore

old and new singapore

Singapore may be a small country but it has a plethora of sights, sounds, and experiences for tourists to enjoy. In fact, most travellers who have been there don’t mind its miniscule size. It makes getting around easier and transportation cheaper. It’s one of the few places in the world where the majority of tourist attractions are so close to each other that you can explore all of them by foot in a matter of days. Your first stop-over should be to the Singapore Zoo. It’s one of the top tourist attractions in Singapore. Thousands of animals call it home…

Top Tourist Attractions in London on a Budget

From Madame Tussaud’s to the London Eye, here are the top tourist attractions in London other than the Big Ben Clock Tower. Most of these attractions are free, so add on a stay at one of the quality budget hotels in London, and you’ve got yourself a financially feasible holiday in one of the most expensive cities in the world! Madame Tussaud’s. Meet famous personalities like Shakespeare or Prince William and his wife, Kate Middleton; in waxy flesh of course. Life-sized wax sculptures of these famous people are on display at this museum. British Museum. The British Museum has a…

Top 5 Tourist Attractions in Birmingham

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Birmingham, England is one of the UK’s largest cities has a number of attractions and activities for tourists to do. Whether you would like to explore art galleries, take part in breathtaking, heart pumping action or relax on a leisurely canal cruise, Birmingham is a wonderful destination to visit. The ibis Styles Birmingham Centre is one of the cheap hotels that can be booked in the city. Below are some of the top 5 tourist attractions in Birmingham to visit during your stay. Thinktank Planetarium This contemporary museum has ten galleries that will immerse you in science. Find out how…

Top Tourist Attractions In the Czech Republic

The top tourist attractions in the Czech Republic are numerous. Nightlife is one of the popular lures that travellers find very hard to resist. Its low-budget costs are coupled with a wide array of establishments that offer unadulterated fun for party animals. As far as nightlife is concerned there is never a shortage of options in terms of quality (fun factor) and quantity (financial). Another good motivation for visiting the Czech Republic is its broad availability of activities for patrons of outdoor adventures. The Czech Republic boasts itself of its impressive geography. Nature has even endowed it with a venerated…

Top Tourist Attractions In Belgium

The top tourist attractions in Belgium rarely cross people’s minds because when they think of visiting Europe, they automatically want to go to France, Italy or the United Kingdom. What most people fail to recognize is that there are tons of other countries in the continent that provide as much diversity and fun as the aforementioned, maybe even more. Belgium is a small federal state found in Western Europe with a long history of colonization by strong kingdoms including the French and the Germans. But in spite of its tumultuous past, it does offer visitors a lot of beautiful and…

Exploring the city of Bilbao

Located in the northern Basque Country, the city is known for its Guggenheim Museum, a large building designed by Frank Gehry and guarded by a large puppy made from flowers. Visitors who visit the city can take a walk around the city’s Old Town, filled with ancient cathedrals and churches, before heading out for some traditional pintxos in one of the city’s many bars. The Guggenheim Museum The Guggenheim Museum, designed by Frank Gehry, is one of the city’s main landmarks. This large, metal structure is located on the banks of the river and is considered to be one of…