Sri Lanka – The Pearl of the Indian Ocean

The ancient Kingdom of Ceylon, now known as Sri Lanka, is still not on the map for many travelers, being almost like a second choice or a travelling extension when visiting India or the Maldives. I used to think of … Continue reading “Sri Lanka – The Pearl of the Indian Ocean”

Mértola – is much more than “a neighbour” of Spain

Mértola is a village of Baixo Alentejo, district of Beja, which is in the center of the Natural Park of the Guadiana River, which separates Portugal from Spain. Previously called Martulah, on the eleventh and twelfth centuries, when it was … Continue reading “Mértola – is much more than “a neighbour” of Spain”

ATLANTIS, the resort that challenges your limits

Created by the South African Sol Kerzner, this five star resort was opened in 1998 on Paradise Island in the Bahamas. But do not worry, because if you can not go to the Bahamas, has always another Atlantis in Dubai. … Continue reading “ATLANTIS, the resort that challenges your limits”

Bohol Beach Club, the hotel for a dream holiday in Panglao

Strengths: – The beach of white and clean sand, hot water, which is only accessible to guests; – The restaurant, which besides being facing the beach, has very good and affordable meals (admittedly are high prices for Filipino standards but … Continue reading “Bohol Beach Club, the hotel for a dream holiday in Panglao”

Snorkelling in Balicasag Marine Sanctuary and Virgin Island

I booked a trip to these islands for 2,000 php (€37.88) for two persons, which allowed us to manage the schedule at our way. At 7 am we were at Alona beach waiting for the boat that would take us … Continue reading “Snorkelling in Balicasag Marine Sanctuary and Virgin Island”