Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
Aberdeen is Scotland's third most populous city and the United Kingdom's 37th most populous area. The city has several nicknames, such as Granite City, Grey City and Silver City with the Golden Sands. In the 1970s the discovery of North Sea Oil generated another nickname which is the Oil Capital of Europe or the Energy Capital of Europe. Aberdeen has a sandy coastline and a marine climate. Also, there are two universities in the city; the University of Aberdeen and the Robert Gordon University. The oil industry as well as Aberdeen's seaport, which is the largest in the north-east of Scotland, have transformed the city's traditional industries. Also, one of the busiest commercial heliports in the world is located in Aberdeen. The Aberdeen International Youth Festival is one of the most attracting events since 1979, as the most talented young performing arts companies participate.
Douglas (Isle of Man)
In Douglas serves as the Island's main hub of business finance, legal services, shipping, transport, shopping and entertainment.
Douglas is the capital and largest town of the Isle of Man, with a population of 28,939 people 2011. It is located at the mouth of the River Douglas, and a sweeping bay of two miles.The town serves as the Island's main hub for business, finance, legal servises, shipping, trasport, shopping and entertamaint of course.Tourists staying in Douglas should think about where they want to be.The south side is close to town,steam realway, buses and sea terminal.The north side leaves behind the noise of town and is closer to the Manx Electric Railway.Douglas is also the start and finish point for the Isle of Man TT which is the biggest classic roadracing event in the world.Douglas as is home to eight o f the seventeen football clubs that compete in the Isle of Man football League.
Dublin is the capital of Ireland and has great cultural tradition. Many great writers come from here. In Dublin there are many museums, theaters and nightclubs, with traditional Irish music.The city has also many green areas, like the Phoenix Park, the largest in town. Other attractions include the imposing castle of Dublin, the library and art gallery Chester Beatty and the medieval district.
Inverness/Loch Ness Scotland
Inverness and Loch Ness are inextricably linked,particularly for tourists and few tourists visit Inverness without also having a tour around Loch Ness plus it is close enough to cycle there.Inverness modern shopping centreholidaymakers and locals alike from all over the northern highlands take advantage of the excellent shopping,clubs and restaurants which have opened up in recent years,since Inverness city centre has modernised and blossomed.Travellers and holiday makers will find the compact city centre and the friendly unhurried pace makes Inverness a streess fee destination with a quality of life that is hard to beat anywhere in the world.
Kirkwall, United Kingdom
Kirkwall is the capital and administrative center of Orkney. It was founded around 1035 by the Vikings and the original city is one of the best preserved examples of an ancient Norwegian town. Its name comes from the old Norwegian dialect which means "church-Bay" and refers to a very old church.Explore the main street, visit the shops with the unique handicrafts and the cozy cafe.
The city of Almeria is Andalucia's most eastern capital. Years ago, it was not as well known by tourists as other capitals like Malaga, Sevillle, or Granada. However, that has changed drastically in the last while with its growth as a major holiday area.Almeria holds a great deal of charm and is steeped in history.Almería is both a historical and modern city. Located on the coast, it has some spectacular historical, medieval buildings alongside some very modern ones. A coastal town, Almeria is the perfect place to discover on foot, where monuments like the Cathedral, the Alcazaba castle, the Cable Ingres or the convent of the Puras make up the testimony of a rich history that continues to be present for the local people.
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Liverpool is a city and metropolitan borough of Merseyside, England, United Kingdom along the eastern side of the Mersey Estuary. It is the fourth most populous British city, and third most populous in England, with a 2011 population of 466,400 and is at the centre of a wider urban area, the Liverpool City Region, which has a population of around 2 million people.Liverpool is noted for its rich architectural heritage and is home to many buildings regarded as amongst the greatest examples of their respective styles in the world. Liverpool is also well known for its strong sporting identity. The city is home of two Premier League football clubs, Liverpool F.C. and Everton F.C.
Edinburgh (Leith), United Kingdom
Leith Walk and it's community are vibrant and full of energy !
Leith has long been regarded as Edinburgh's port.Leith is an alligation of lively eating and drinking spots with creativity and cultural diversity.The most charming way into the port is to follow the Water of Leith Walkway from the city and emerge into the picturesque Shore area which is filled up with bistros, stylish bars, traditional pubs and first-rate restaurants.There,you can also discover excellent galleries.Visitors can also have a nice time fishing along most of the length of the port and walk or cycle along the Leith Walkway.
Oban, United Kingdom
Oban is definetely breath-taking and combines the beautiful sceneries with history and modern activities too.
Oban is a picturesque resort town in Scotland.The area around Oban is rich with attractions for tourists.The visitors will be amazed by the dramatic scenery of the coast and mountains and they will have the opportunity to get in touch with the history of the local castles and of the ancient religious sites.Here, sailing is very popular.Be sure that you will experience the spectacular wreck diving! Fantastic Victorian architecture is everywhere in Oban.Also, the McCaig´s tower is the symbol of the town that offers the tourists magnificent views.
Oslo, the capital of Vikings, is full of mystery and beauty. Don't miss the dragon statues in the Vigkelant Museum of Sculpture, the very interesting artworks of the artist Edvard Mounch and the amazing Olsofiorden . Learn about the feats of those sefareres in three Maritime museums, the famous Viking Maritime Museum, the Fram Museum and the Kon Tiki Museum, which honors the late Thor Chaierntal who crossed the ocean with a boat of reeds. Visit Xarl Johann Gata street, with great shops, itinerant musicians and vendors.
Although Stockholm consists of 14 islands, you will easily reach every corner of this capital city thanks to the 50 picturesque bridges. The city of the Nobel Prize has parks, museums and palaces - the most famous of all is the huge Royal Palace with 608 rooms. You can enjoy the beauty of Stockholm by land, going for a walk in Old Town, which is full of boutiques, outdoor cafes, historic buildings and interesting sights or rent a sailboat or motorboat to explore Stockholm by water.