2010 Corsica

Travel destination – Ile Rousse L’Île-Rousse was founded in 1758 by Pasquale Paoli to create a port that would not be in the hands of the Genoese like Calvi. As Italian was until 1848 the administrative language of Corsica, the town was originally named Isola Rossa (Red Island) from the ochre colour of a rocky…

2010 France

Travel destination – Chamonix Chamonix Mont Blanc, in keeping with its reputation as the “Death Sports Capital Of The World”, is also the location of historic land mark events. The very First Winter Olympics in 1924, was hosted right here in the Valley. Comments It has been a dream for a long time to do…

2010 Greece

Travel destination – Agistri – Aegina Agistri along with Aegina and the neighboring islands consisted of the Kingdom of Aegina of the mythical King Aeakos. Comments This year we wanted to visit 2, for us, rather unknown greek islands; Agistri and Aegina. Only an hour by boat from Athens and you find unspoild islands where life…

2010 Sweden

Travel destination – Mölle – Kullen Forests cover over 50% of Sweden, there are also around 100,000 lakes and over 24,000 islands throughout the country. Sweden’s right to public access laws allows these areas to be fully accessible by the public. Comments We were supposed to spend 10 days in the Irish sea on a…

2009 Belgium

Travel destination – Brussels Since the end of the Second World War, Brussels has been the political capital of Europe. The city is home to EU institutions, North Atlantic Treaty Organization headquarters, international organizations, politicians, diplomats and civil servants. It is also the capital of European Union and Belgium. Below are some interesting facts about…