Selection of travel articles about places to visit around the world.
Some of my Favourite Travel Articles
Travel Articles - Boca Raton Florida
The city originally grew up around the site of a hotel founded by one Addison Mitzner (a society architect) who planned to turn the area into a playground for the rich and famous and the community which grew up, comprised workers from the hotel, in the early 20th Century the area to the west of the city became a series of pineapple plantations, established by Japanese farmers, but much of this land was confiscated during World War 2 and used as a training ground for B52 bomber crews, the area later became part of the Florida Atlantic University.....more: Boca Raton.
Travel Articles - Lake Worth Florida
The history of Lake Worth Florida goes back to around the turn of the 20th Century, at which time it was known as 'Jewel', possibly taking its name from a post office and dry goods store which was opened in the area. When the railway line from West Palm Beach to Miami was opened, a proposed development area with the name Lucerne was later changed to Lake Worth (as a Lucerne already existed) and the city was officially founded in 1812. The fledgling city however had to deal with an early setback when the town flooded in its first year (1812).....more: Lake Worth Florida.
Travel Articles - West Coast of Ibiza
Ibiza West Coast - The west coast of Ibiza is renowned for its magnificent beaches, many of which are tucked away in isolated coves along a rugged coastline backed by pine laden mountain slopes. Perhaps the most beautiful region of Ibiza, this coastline has a number of small friendly resorts together with the 2nd largest town on the island - Sant Antoni de Portmany (often called San Antonio or simply ‘San An’).
Travel Articles - Ibiza North and East
Ibiza North and East Coast - The most northerly resort on the island is Portinatx, now purely a holiday resort aimed at the lucrative tourist industry, you will find little of the traditional Ibiza here, however it is still one of the most popular resorts on the island and the thousands who flock here each year are attracted by its four fine beaches, the largest of which is S’Arenal Gros, the others being S’Arenal Petit, Sa Torre and Es Portitxol...... more: Ibiza North and East.
Travel Articles - The Douro River, Porto and Port Wine
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Travel Articles - The Corpus Christi Granada
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Viva Las Vegas
Sorry this article about Las Vegas has been removed due to excessive copying by other websites.
Travel Articles - Olympia Greece
As London erupted with the news it was to host the 2012 Games, The Leader goes back to the original home of the Olympic Games............read full article: Olympia Greece.
Travel Articles - Banos de Tus
Fed up with the traffic and the hustle, bustle of Costa Blanca life? Want to see what Spain is really like, and what it has been like for many centuries? Then head inland to Baños de Tus (Your Baths) and learn a little about the true Spanish people and traditions...........read full article: Banos de Tus.
Travel Article - Mallorca - The Artistic Heritage
Armandine Dupin-Dudevant was the real name of the French writer George Sands. She described Mallorca as the most beautiful place she had ever lived. In 1838, she set off from Paris with her two children and her lover, Frederic Chopin, who at this time was suffering from Tuberculosis. The group travelled via Barcelona and Palma to settle in the monastery of Valldemosa..........read full article: Mallorca.
Costa del Azahar Travel Articles
A variety of travel articles covering the area of the Costa del Azahar, in the Valencia region of eastern Spain. Articles cover the major tourist destinations of Valenca, Castellon de la Plana, Peniscola and Benicassim, together with some other interesting towns and resorts......view articles: Costa del Azahar Travel Articles.
Mallorca Travel Articles
On this page you will find extracts from and links to a number of interesting travel articles about places to visit on the holiday island of Mallorca, situated in the Spanish Balearic Islands, off the eastern coast of mainland Spain, there are articles about such places as Alcudia, the capital Palma de Mallorca and the resort of Andratx......view articles: Mallorca Travel Articles.
Minorca Travel Articles
A selection of articles about the holiday island of Minorca, one of the popular Spanish Balearic Islands. Includes the capital Mahon, the former capital Ciutadella and some of the top coastal resorts such as Cala Galdana, Son Bou, Cala n Bosch and Es Castell.......... read articles: Minorca Travel Articles.
A selection of articles about the island of Ibiza, located in the Spanish Balearic Islands off the eastern coast of Spain. Interesting articles about the north and east, Ibiza Town and the west coast of Ibiza, together with some usefulñ links to other related Ibiza pages....... read articles: Ibiza Articles.
Travel Articles - The Sierra de Espuna
South-west of the city of Murcia lies an area of rugged and mountainous countryside known as the Sierra de Espuña. Now a designated Natural Park the Sierra de Espuña is a perfect location for walkers and nature lovers......read full article: Sierra de Espuna.
Activities: Carp Fishing