One of the largest ports in the world (it is ranked 15th by World Shipping
Council) Antwerp is famous for being the largest center for diamonds in the world.
It is also an unexpectedly quirky and fun city.
With amazing natural beauty, Illinois' southwest region is the perfect
fall destination. But with its fascinating history and the intrigue of mysterious paranormal activity
Alton is haunting destination any time of year
It would take 8 to 10 hours just to drive the Creole Nature Trail without stops, but with only one day available, I could cover only a portion of the trail, experiencing some of the free as well as fee-based attractions.
Best of the Creole Nature Trail
Journey slowly to Europe's highest railway station some 11,000 feet above sea level where breathtaking views and snow-capped mountains await. But that's only the beginning of
your Alpine adventure.
Baton Rouge is not only the state capital but good food capital as well. There are fascinating places to visit (including both the new
and old State Capitals) but what you really need to do is to
eat your way through and around the city.
It is said that Alexander Alexander the Great had a dream in which he recalled the lines from Homer's Iliad of 'an island, Pharos, by the surging sea.' Alexander had come to Egypt to drive out the Persians and to him, this
dream was an omen.
Read more about Alexander's Famous City and the Library at Alexandria
From Arizona to Wisconsin: Sea to Shining Sea
Exploring the Fabled and Diverse Orient and More
Paradise in the Atlantic
Sophistication, Charm, History
Gorgeous Landscapes, and Cosmopolitan Cities
Mexico Will Surprise You
Central and South America
From the Heat of the Equator to the Chill of Antarctica
Egypt and the Middle East
Dolphins in Oman to New Testament in Israel
Temples of the Nile and safaris in the Bush
Off the Beaten Path