Utrecht: Museums and attractions

December 21, 2016 seenplaces 0

Utrecht Like Amsterdam, Utrecht is friendly, hospitable, intimate and creative. Utrecht is easily accesible and has a surprising number of things to explore. You can climb the Dom tower and stroll along the Quadegracht, but there is a lot more! Discover, our art treasures in the Utrecht Museum Quarter, trendy […]

Best 12 attractions of Amsterdam

December 20, 2016 seenplaces 0

Best 12 Attractions of Amsterdam 1.Amsteradm City Tour Depart: daily every 30 minutes from 10.00 am to 5.00 Pm Duration: 1,5-5 hours Welcome to Amsterdam Tourisbus, a unique city tour that takes you to all major landmarks with which Amsterdam is so rich. The Touristbus Amsterdam has a transparent roof that […]

Travel Tip: Take the Roosevelt Island Tramway

December 19, 2016 seenplaces 0

Roosvelt Island Tramway Along with the day’s other 10,000-odd commuters and rubberneckers, why not fly through the air with the greatest of ease on New York City’s amazing Roosevelt Island Tramway? Completed in 1976, this aerial tramway (cableway to Europeans) spans the East River, connecting Manhattan to Roosevelt Island. Each […]

Walking through Manhattan

December 19, 2016 seenplaces 0

Walking Manhattan City, has long disappeared under Lower Manhattan – yet it remains a fascinating part of the great city to explore. But first look from the water – ride the subway to South Ferry and take a free round trip on the Staten Island Ferry (try for one of […]

Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel

December 19, 2016 seenplaces 0

Chesapeake Bay Bridge   There’s a toll to pay, but it’s well worth it for the pleasure of driving along ‘The East Coast’s Scenic Shortcut’ – US Highway 13 across the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel (CBBT) from Virginia’s Eastern Shore at Cape Charles to the mainland at Virginia Beach near Norfolk […]

Impressions from Blue Ridge Parkway

December 19, 2016 seenplaces 0

Everything about Blue Ridge Parkway How can you ignore the USA’s most-visited National Park, which also happens to be the world’s longest and narrowest? Of course you can’t – this 755-km (469-mi) National Parkway and All-American Road must not be missed, running as it does through the famously scenic Blue […]

Shenandoah Valley

December 19, 2016 seenplaces 0

Everything about Shenandoah Valley One of the most historic locations in the eastern USA is the Shenandoah Valley, scene of ferocious conflict in the American Civil War when it was known as ‘The Breadbasket of the Confederacy’. It lies between the Blue Ridge Mountains to the east and the Allegheny Mountains […]

Pacific Crest Trail

December 16, 2016 seenplaces 0

About Pacific Crest Trail   Also known as the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail or simply PCT, this long-distance hiking route is only for the super-fit (and mightily determined!), although some make the going easier by taking to the saddle. The Trail stretches from the Mexican border up into Canada, […]

California State Route 1

December 14, 2016 seenplaces 1

About California State Route 1 Often called Highway 1, this classic West Coast road runs for 1,055 km (655 mi) along much of California’s beautiful Pacific shoreline. It starts in Orange County to the south and ends in Mendocino County to the north. Different sections have different names, including Pacific […]

By Train on Starlight Coast

December 14, 2016 seenplaces 0

About Starlight Coast   Who says the romance of rail travel is dead? It isn’t if you save up your pennies and travel on Amtrak’s Coast Starlight service, connecting Seattle’s King Street Station with Union Station in Los Angeles via Portland, Eugene-Springfield, Klamath Falls, Sacramento, Oakland, the San Francisco Bay […]