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Madrid Royal Palace

Madrid Royal Palace

Madrid Royal Palace (Palacio Real) is the official seat of the Spanish King. It is the place where the high officialities and state visits take place, though the real residence of the Spanish royal family [more…]

Paris Gallieni Bus Station

Paris Gallieni Bus Station

Gallieni is the main bus station in Paris for Eurolines and many other international and long-distance buses. Paris Gallieni Bus Station Location It is located in Bagnolet in the eastern part of the city. The [more…]

Ayagaures

Ayagaures

Ayagaures is a small town and valley in south Gran Canaria, close to Maspalomas. The place is popular for hiking and is a nice day trip from Maspalomas or Playa del Inglés – best done [more…]

Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace

There’s no need to introduce Buckingham Palace, the official seat of the British Queen. Buckingham Palace Gates This is the central front gate, leading from the Buckingham Palace to Victoria Memorial, The Mall and Trafalgar [more…]

Speakers’ Corner in Hyde Park

Speakers’ Corner in Hyde Park

In general, a speakers’ corner is a place in public, where free public speaking and discussions are allowed. A speakers’ corner is not a feature specific only to London – you can find speakers’ corners [more…]

Saint Gervais Saint Protais

Saint Gervais Saint Protais

Saint Gervais Saint Protais Church The Church of Saint Gervais and Saint Protais (L’Eglise St-Gervais-St-Protais) is among the oldest churches in Paris. A church at this place was mentioned to exist as early as 4th [more…]

Rue de Lobau

Rue de Lobau

Rue de Lobau is the street behind Hotel de Ville, which connects Quai de l’Hotel de Ville (Hotel de Ville Embankment) with Rue de Rivoli. Bicycle Stands in Rue de Lobau Rue de Lobau is [more…]

Sean O’Casey Bridge

Sean O’Casey Bridge

Seán O’Casey Bridge is a pedestrian bridge in Dublin city centre. It crosses the River Liffey approximately 300 metres to the east from the Custom House and connects City Quay (south bank) with Custom House [more…]

Warsaw Metro

Warsaw Metro

Warsaw has a relatively small and young metro network, compared to most other European capitals. The underground system consists of two lines, with the second opened only in 2015. The first line (M1) runs approximately [more…]

Calle Bailen

Calle Bailen

Calle de Bailén is a street in Madrid city centre that goes from Plaza de España (in the north) to the Basilica of San Francisco el Grande (in the south). In its the middle section, [more…]

Plaza de Oriente

Plaza de Oriente

Plaza de Oriente is the square in front of Madrid Royal Palace and as its neighbourhood would suggest, it is a very beautiful place. There are gardens on two sides of the square: Jardines del [more…]

Jeanie Johnston Ship

Jeanie Johnston Ship

The Jeanie Johnston was a legendary ship that sailed many times between Ireland and North America in the 19th century (between 1848 and 1858), carrying Irish emigrants who were escaping the poverty and famine that [more…]

Prague Zizkov District

Zizkov occupies a hill of the same name, overlooking Prague’s historical centre in the east. Therefore it offers wonderful views of the city, and also an atmosphere that is quite different from the main tourist [more…]

Prague Zizkov TV Tower: Location and Directions

Zizkov Television Tower is the highest structure of Prague’s skyline. You can see it from almost any part of the city – not only thanks to its 216 metres of height, but also because it [more…]

Prague Vinohrady District

Vinohrady, which literally means vineyards in Czech, is a district in Prague, situated on a hill overlooking the historical centre of Prague in the east. It starts just behind the National Museum at the top [more…]

Metro Stations in Prague Old Town

Old Town is directly accessible from two out of Prague’s three metro lines. Line A (green) runs directly through the middle of Old Town, while line B runs approximately along the Old Town’s south-eastern border. [more…]

Prague Old Town (Stare Mesto)

Old Town (Stare mesto in Czech) is the oldest part of Prague and the main (though not the only) tourist area. It is situated on the right bank of the Vltava river. Interesting Places in [more…]

Piccadilly Circus Tube Station

Piccadilly Circus Tube Station

Piccadilly Circus is one of the best tube stations for access to London West End. It is located directly at Piccadilly Circus (a busy square). Piccadilly Circus Tube Lines There are two underground lines serving [more…]

Madrid Atocha Train Station

Atocha station, also known as Madrid Puerta de Atocha, is the main train station of Madrid, serving high speed AVE trains as well as regional and commuter trains. The station is located at Plaza del [more…]

Hotels near Atocha Train Station

The area around Atocha station is a popular place to stay in Madrid. Concentration of hotels is particularly high to the north-west (Calle de Atocha) and north (Paseo del Prado) of the station. All categories [more…]

Prague Holešovice Train Station

Holešovice train station, or Nadrazi Holešovice in Czech, is the second most important railway station in Prague, after Prague central station (Hlavní nádraží). It is located in the northern part of Prague’s greater city centre [more…]

What Country Is Aberystwyth In?

Aberystwyth is located in Wales, which is part of the United Kingdom. If you are thinking the name Aberystwyth doesn’t sound very English, you are right. It is a Welsh name. Aberystwyth is about 180 [more…]

Aberystwyth Name Meaning

Aberystwyth is a city on the west coast of Wales, which is part of the United Kingdom. It is particularly known as a university town. Aberystwyth is a Welsh name and consists of two parts: [more…]

Where to Stay in Aberystwyth

Aberystwyth is a relatively small town (population 16,000) and if you stay somewhere in the city itself (not the surrounding villages), it is generally all walking distance – it takes about 10 minues to walk [more…]