Category: Local Events

Take Part in Rabat’s Mawazine Festival of Music

Music makes the world go ’round, and Rabat, Morocco knows how to get things moving with the annual Festival of Music. The capital of Morocco comes alive every year at the annual Mawazine Festival. This gives Rabat the opportunity to celebrate the love of music with people from all over the world, while also promoting

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Djerba: Diamond of the Sea

Djerba is an island that sits in the Mediterranean Sea just off the coast of Tunisia. Known for its sandy white beaches and sparkling aquamarine waters, this little island is a veritable paradise for anyone searching for a relaxing beach getaway. Having had influences from the Greek, Italians, and Spanish throughout its history, it’s easy

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3 Must-See Attractions in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi is often a hot spot for cultural and historical tours, but once you’ve seen it all, there’s only one thing left to do – have fun! Here are 3 places you can entertain yourself for a day in Abu Dhabi. Ferrari World Abu Dhabi Inspired by Ferrari, this amusement park has earned credit

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Hungary’s Pride: The Csabai Sausage Festival

Take some sausage, add a little ingenuity and flare, tie it in with some great wine, and you have the best darn festival in Hungary! The Hungarian Csabai Sausage Festival began in 1997 and has become a delicious annual tradition well-revered as one of the most significant festivals in Hungary. Every year, the crowds get

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Staying Safe While Visiting Israel

The media has managed to paint Israel in a negative light in terms of tourism, but with the proper safety precautions, you can enjoy a visit to Israel without the worry. Travelling to Israel is an experience that everyone should take advantage of at least once in their lifetime. The culture, history, and attractions have

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The Legend of Carthage

Tunisia is a country surrounded in legends, many of which are true. Here is the story of Carthage in Tunisia. Bordering Tunis is the city of Carthage, also known as “The Shining City”. Well protected by its navy at sea and the military on the mountains, its confidence became its undoing when the Romans came in and

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Finding Emergency Service in Croatia

Finding yourself in an emergency situation while in another country can be terrifying if you don’t know where to turn for help. Croatia has a designated emergency service number that can get you the help you need quickly. Anyone in the Americas knows the convenience of dialing three simple digits for emergency service – 9-1-1.

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5 Activities for Children in Jerusalem

Travelling with children is stressful enough – add boredom and you have a perfect recipe for travel disaster. Fortunately, Jerusalem is equipped with many fun and exciting activities for children. Scavenger Hunts A scavenger hunt is a fun way to learn more about Jerusalem and its history, as well as its current culture. The scavenger

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Find Family Fun in Aragón

Aragón has several leisure and theme parks, and even more diverse culture throughout the land. With these kinds of options, it’s no wonder that it is becoming such a popular family vacation spot. Dinosaurs still roam the earth in Aragón, and you can see them in Dinopolis in Teruel. Follow the tunnel back in time to

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Attend the World Music Festival in Sines, Portugal

Appreciate the sounds of the world as you celebrate among many cultures at the World Music Festival in Sines, Portugal. Since 1999, the World Music Festival (Festival Músicas do Mundo, or “FMM”, for short) has been held annually in Sines, Portugal at the end of July by the charming castle that the city is known

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