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With its characteristic canals (UNESCO World Heritage) surrounded by narrow, low and crooked 17th-century houses, Amsterdam is, without a doubt, one of the most charming capital cities in Europe. With a rich cultural life and a wide range of entertainment, Amsterdam is a full-scale city which has managed to retain its small-town feel. Amsterdam is also a real treat for art-lovers. Amsterdam is home to over 50 museums, many of them famous across the globe. Highlights include the Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum and the Stedelijk Museum. For the visitors who have already seen the beautiful canals pioneered the Jordaan and got the hang of our never-ending nightlife..there is plenty more to experience and explore. The Amsterdam Metropolitan Area offers a great variety of surprising and unusual attractions and landscapes.
Antwerp, a busy pocket-sized metropolis, has something for everyone. The city is an inspiring source of culture thanks to its impressive architecture and magnificent museums and churches. Fashionistas can explore the stores of Antwerp’s designers, whose stylish creations are revered all over the world. And foodies and people with a passion for life in general will enjoy the warm welcome of Antwerp’s cafés and restaurants. A visit to Antwerp should definitely include the new museum MAS, the world famous Cathedral of Our Lady and the Rubens House, the home of Antwerp’s most famous ambassador.
The majestic "City of Sails" is surrounded by water, which defines its sparkling appeal. The magnificent harbour is reminiscent of other famous waterside cities, but with its own unique charm. The site of the 2000 & 2003 America’s Cup, Auckland has a rich maritime history. Auckland is relatively small geographically, which makes it a pleasure to explore on foot. It has a dynamic population that makes it a cosmopolitan, sophisticated city, with an easy, friendly and comfortable feel to it.
The urban atmosphere of Denpasar, Bali’s bustling capital city and business and administrative hub, contrasts sharply with the serene Hindu temples, green terraced rice fields and superb sandy beaches nearby. Denpasar is a cosmopolitan, modern city that has grown rapidly in the past three decades and in many ways it has more in common with other Indonesian regional capitals than with its island hinterland. Nevertheless, it is worth a visit, even if you prefer to stay in one of the resort areas nearby rather than in the city itself.
Dynamisk, eksotisk og kosmopolitisk, Bangkok er en av Sørøstasias mest levende og elskede reisemål. Som en by av kontraster lokker dette kulturelle episenteret og shoppingparadiset millioner av reisende hvert år til de mange markeder, luksushotell, fantastiske natur og fristende matretter. Her smelter det gamle og moderne sammen, og Bangkoks gyllne templer og skyskrapere i verdensklasse venter. Prøv å slappe av i det frenetiske tempoet mens du nyter severdigheter, shopper og kjører tuk-tuk rundt i byen for å få med deg Bangkoks ville og fartsfylte natteliv.
Beijing betyr «den store byen», og navnet kunne ikke passet bedre på den enorme byen som fremdeles er i vekst. Hovedstaden får stadig høyere bygninger, nye restauranter og nattklubber, men har likevel beholdt sin individuelle sjarm. Små tehus i bakgårdene, tradisjonelle stoffbutikker, gamle tempel og støyende gaterestauranter gjør denne byen så spesiell.
Velkommen til Berlin, Tysklands hovedstad, som med en enorm og utrolig historie, samt de dynamiske forandringene siden murens fall, har en spesiell utstråling og fascinerende tiltrekningskraft. Få andre europeiske hovedsteder har forandret seg så mye de siste årene. Naturligvis vitner de berømte severdighetene og landemerkene som Brandenburger Tor, Reichtag og East Side Gallery fremdeles om byens historie, men i dag presenteres Berlin som en ung og dynamisk metropol i hjertet av Europa. Oppdag byens mangfold, nyt tiden din i Berlin!
Long known for its “old world” charm, from the historic Faneuil Hall to the Freedom Trail that celebrates Boston’s preeminent role in the American Revolution. Boston has come a long way towards staking its claim in the 21st century. With the completion of the “Big Dig,” which buried Boston’s vast network of highways underground, Boston has hit the new century running. Attractions span the old and the new including the JFK and Boston Public Libraries, the Boston Children’s Museum, the New England Aquarium, Boston’s beautiful Public Gardens and her extraordinary Museum of Fine Art and Museum of Science. With a collection of parks set to take the place of the ungainly elevated highways, the years to come promise to see Boston only grow more beautiful.
Welcome to the World Heritage City of Bruges! It is only fair to say that the places that stir all your senses and that creep under your skin are extremely rare. These are the places that pluck your heartstrings, yet whose secrets you can’t unlock completely. Bruges happens to be such a unique place. Cultural and artistic, cosmopolitan, unashamedly Burgundian, mysteriously medieval, and a Unesco World Heritage site to boot. Strolling along Bruges’ alleys, picturesque canals and verdant ramparts you cannot but fall hopelessly in love with her elegant mysteriousness.
People have been flocking to Cairns in search of treasure since the first gold rush. However, today prospectors come to mine the abundance of natural and environmental treasures that surround the city. With the tropical rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef in close proximity, Cairns attracts a young and intrepid crowd that adds to the vibrancy of this lively and welcoming city.