Posts Tagged ‘ UNESCO ’

Going to Ecuador? Eight things travellers should know first

Oct 28th, 2018 | By

Here are eight things you should know before you go



What’s hot: October 2017

Sep 30th, 2017 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world right now



Where now for Syrian tourism?

Feb 21st, 2017 | By
Tetrapylon

In the latest copy of the UNESCO publication, World Heritage, there is a story about Palmyra and the effect on Syrian heritage that has taken place due to the warfare in the country.



Co-o-logne

Dec 4th, 2016 | By

Paul Wojnicki reveals why Cologne is possibly Germany’s coolest city…



Argentina: in the footsteps of Che Guevara

Nov 17th, 2016 | By

Walk in Che’s footsteps



Spotlight on Uruguay, South America’s little hidden gem

Mar 27th, 2016 | By

Long overshadowed by its giant neighbours, Brazil and Argentina, Uruguay is finally getting the attention it deserves says Kaye Holland



The year that was

Dec 28th, 2015 | By

It’s been a busy year of travelling and it’s time to take stock. Here Just About Travel contributor and travel enthusiast, Kaye Holland, shares some of her favourite 2015 travel destinations



Best day trip from Buenos Aires: Colonia del Sacramento

Jun 3rd, 2015 | By

When the bustle of Buenos Aires gets to much – as it will – escape the hustle by retreating to Colonia del Sacramento, a characterful town that’s resistant to bright lights and late nights



Santiago made simple

May 31st, 2015 | By

Santiago has become a city worth stopping in rather than just using as a transit hub on the way to Torres del Paine and Patagonia in the south of Chile or San Pedro de Atacama – aka the driest desert in the world – in the north. Just About Travel shows you the way to go…



Spectacular Sri Lanka

Dec 26th, 2014 | By

The low-down on six Sri Lankan stops that you really mustn’t miss



Time out in Tel Aviv

Oct 14th, 2014 | By

Kaye Holland takes time out in Tel Aviv aka the Miami of the Med



What’s hot: August 2014

Aug 1st, 2014 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world. This month it’s good news for Turkey and anyone planning a trip to the Big Apple but Oxford Street should be avoided



Paris, je t’aime

Jul 16th, 2014 | By

In the week that France celebrates Bastille Day, Kaye Holland has the inside story on France’s high energy capital: Paris



Here is a Mexico you need to know: part two

May 5th, 2013 | By

You’ve probably heard of Cancun, Mexico’s number one tourism destination. But don’t miss out on a visit to the gloriously beautiful and fascinating Riviera Maya



A warm hearted welcome awaits in Bosnia & Herzegovina

Apr 27th, 2013 | By

There are few remaining secret destinations in Europe still to be discovered by the leisure traveller, yet just a few hours from London is a new, highly affordable holiday choice – Bosnia and Herzegovina. CD-Traveller shows you the way to go



Pubs, puffins and punting all make VisitEngland’s bucketlist!

Apr 23rd, 2013 | By

The world’s largest greenhouses and its best mountain biking routes, a first edition of Shakespeare’s sonnets and Europe’s first international dark sky reserve all help make up VisitEngland’s ‘101 things to do before you go abroad’, revealed today to mark St George’s Day



Southwest Florida: an ecological oasis

Mar 4th, 2013 | By

Irene Middleman Thomas discovers an unspoiled corner of Florida



Lovely Ljubljana: explore Slovenia’s capital

Feb 24th, 2013 | By

Ljubljana may be difficult to spell, but Slovenia’s charming capital is oh so easy to love



Magnificent New Mexico!

Feb 14th, 2013 | By

New Mexico offers powder snow, sunshine galore, and bargain prices – along with heritage and gastronomy. Why ski anywhere else, says Irene Middleman Thomas



Kyoto culture in the spring

Jan 29th, 2013 | By

Many people consider that spring is the best time to visit Japan. Why? Because of the cherry blossom



Sharing not selling

Jan 7th, 2013 | By

You won’t see massive promotions about Ecuador as it has decided that it doesn’t want to super-sell its resources just share them. It has adopted a policy called “conscious tourism”



French fancy: part two

Jan 3rd, 2013 | By

Kaye Holland is seduced by the sleek sophistication of Montreal and the old world charm of Quebec City in Quebec – aka the most surprising destination in North America



Borneo: land of exotic beauty

Nov 27th, 2012 | By

Patricia Cleveland-Peck is bitten by the beautiful scenery and exotic wildlife of Borneo. Read her report, exclusively on CD-Travelelr



Ever spent the night in jail?

Nov 2nd, 2012 | By

I’m hoping – as law abiding CD-Traveller readers – that your answer to the above is a resounding no, however that is exactly what I did when in Ottawa – the capital of Canada’s Ontario region – last month



Fab 50: celebrating 50 years of the Beatles

Aug 16th, 2012 | By

2012 marks 50 years since the release of Love Me Do, the song that catapulted The Beatles into fame and adoration. Running 22 – 28 August, the International Beatle Week Festival 2012 will celebrate this pivotal anniversary with a schedule of events, live gigs, exhibitions, sightseeing tours and more in the boys’ home town of Liverpool



Rhine and dine

Aug 12th, 2012 | By

Kaye makes for Frankfurt Rhine Main and finds that this region in western Germany has shaken off its staid, serious reputation and returned to winning ways



Letter from France: July 2012

Jul 17th, 2012 | By

Whether you’re a novice or seasoned traveller, France will steal your heart. Each month, Frederic – our French correspondent – gives us the low-down on what to see and do across the channel



Letter from France: June 2012

Jun 27th, 2012 | By

Whether you’re a novice or seasoned traveller, France will steal your heart. Each month, Frederic – our French correspondent – gives us the low-down on what to see and do across the channel