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Bremen Event Highlights 2022|
Posted by Oficinas-Turismo on Monday, February 14, 2022 (01:57:40) (193 reads)
To celebrate the start of the new year, we're delighted to give you an overview of lots of the major events that will be held in Bremen in 2022. We hope you will be inspired by new exhibitions, festivals and the maritime flair of the Hanseatic city!
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Slovenia and the magic of autumn|
Posted by Oficinas-Turismo on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 (11:32:08) (4029 reads)
In August, the Telegraph published the list of the 10 world’s best autumn escapes and we were thrilled to hear that the Julian Alps were among them. But the aim of this newsletter is to tell you that there are many other destinations in Slovenia which are more than worth visiting. Golden shades of leaves create this magical, calming feeling, which turns diverse landscapes into magical, almost fairy-tale like places.
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Soča Valley: the largest Hiking Festival in Slovenia (September and October)|
Posted by Oficinas-Turismo on Saturday, September 24, 2016 (00:49:55) (3863 reads)
In September and October, the most beautiful months for hiking, a Hiking Festival is organised annually in the Soča Valley. This is a time when many Slovenians and an increasing number of foreign visitors spend time together on organised hikes and hiking weekends along one of the most beautiful Alpine rivers in the world. A trail through paradise, which is full of pleasures and beautiful views, also runs through western Slovenia. This is the Alpe-Adria Trail, which connects Austria, Slovenia, and Italy, three different cultures and landscapes. On the Slovenian section of the trail and at the Festival, you will see some of the most beautiful corners of the Alps, the emerald River Soča that gave its name to this unique landscape, and you will taste dishes with a rich tradition.
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December news from Slovenia|
Posted by Oficinas-Turismo on Friday, December 11, 2015 (21:17:44) (3152 reads)
The New Year is just around the corner and we are making an overview of the past 12 months. The successful tourist season of 2015 ranked Slovenia among the fastest-growing European tourism markets, and stakeholders are already focused on the international business events that Slovenia will host in 2016.
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Battambang Province. Camboya|
Posted by Yennefer on Wednesday, February 11, 2015 (01:18:14) (4581 reads)
The name Battambang literally means “lost staff”, referring to an episode in Khmer history when King Dambang Kranhoung threw his wooden staff from Angkor and it was said t ohave landed here in Battambang, This commemorated by a huge black statue with a staff on a ceremonial tray, in honour of the staff-throwing king, erected in the center of town.
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Discover Avignon, the beauty of Provence|
Posted by Oficinas-Turismo on Thursday, April 10, 2014 (20:09:38) (3216 reads)
Avignon, for some time capital of Christendom in the Middle Ages, retains the indelible mark of its grandiose destiny : the palais des papes (palace of the popes), the Saint-Benezet brigde, called the « pont d’Avignon » of worldwide fame through its commemoration by the song, and the ramparts constitute an exceptional complex of monuments listed by UNESCO as World Heritage sites. In addition dozens of churches and chapels, all remains of a past rich in history give the city its unique atmosphere.
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Iran Tourism Guide|
Posted by Oficinas_Turismo on Thursday, December 13, 2012 (17:32:41) (46328 reads)
From the 6th century BC until 1935, the country that today is Iran was known as Persia. The name, Iran, derives from an ancient term "a‐eer‐yanem va‐ee‐jo" in Avesta, the holy book of the Zoroastrians, meaning 'the land of the Aeers'.
This term refers to the plateau upon which the Indo‐Iranians, a branch of the Aryans, settled. By the passing of time, the term "Aeer" changed to "Er" and later to "Ir", and so the official name of the country during the Sassanid period (400‐600 AD) was Iranshatr or Iranshahr. "Shatr" or "Shahr" means country, and so, Iranshahr meant "the country of the Nobles".
Iran comprises of a land area of over 1.6 million Sq m (the 17th country in the world by land area).
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Düsseldorf News - Winter is coming...|
Posted by REMO on Monday, October 15, 2012 (16:47:34) (6972 reads)
With a wealth of great events coming up, we can look forward to a truly golden autumn.
Highlights for the coming months include the New Fall Festival, the Gossip concert, and first-class exhibitions of works by Paul Klee and Andreas Gursky. Then from the end of November, we can once again enjoy burnt almonds and mulled wine at the Christmas Market.
We look forward to your visit.
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