Tag: City

  • A Town Named La Rochelle

    A Town Named La Rochelle – La Rochelle is a city in South-West France on the Bay of Biscay, a part of the Atlantic Ocean. It is an unspoilt and historic seaside town and it is also a good base to use for visits to the Bordeaux wine country or to Cognac. La Rochelle’s weather […]

  • Floods Hit Singapore

    The Singaporean Government is relooking Singapore’s drainage systems and building codes in the wake of the year’s worst flood. On Sunday, an intense bout of rainfall washed out retailers in Tanglin Mall and caused a traffic snarl along Bukit Timah Road. A real bad days for tourists in Singapore.

  • Amsterdam Coolest Concept Stores

    By Yuli Linssen Kaminitz, guest blogger from EasyToBook.com In the last couple of years, a new trend in the retail shopping field have entered our lives and since then it refuses to go away. As you could probably already figured out from the header, we are talking about concept stores. So what is a concept […]

  • Seven Healthiest Cities In The World

    Many cities around the world are great places to live because of availability of recreation and high life expectancy rates. Countries that have high physician-patient ratios tend to be healthier than those with fewer physicians. Low infant mortality rates and rates of disease are important to the health of a city, but there are many […]

  • Why Calgary is Better than Edmonton

    Calgary is the biggest city in Alberta, Canada. The city is located in the southern part of the province, about 50mi (80km) east of the Canadian Rocky Mountains. The City of Calgary had a 2006 population of 988,193 and it is still growing. Calgary is the 3rd largest municipality in Canada, and largest in Alberta.

  • Win a Trip to Any 7 Cities with HostelBookers

    HostelBookers, the budget accommodation specialist, is celebrating its 7th birthday by giving customers the opportunity to win a trip for two to 7 cities of their choice plus £1,000 each to cover travel expenses.

  • Why You Should Choose Calgary As Your Next Holiday Destination

    Calgary, the largest city in Alberta, Canada, has a rich history. It is nestled in an area of foothills and prairie, approximately 80 km (50 mi) east of the Canadian Rockies. The Calgary area’s first known inhabitants were pre-Clovis people. Evidence of these people has been traced back 11,000 years.