Italy is famous for its food, history and culture, but it’s also got great beaches. If you want to relax, try these stretches of sand in the south of the country.
Cala Brandinchi in Sardinia looks more like a Caribbean beach than a European one, with crystal clear waters and white sand. It’s 700 meters long, so there is plenty of room for everyone, and it’s definitely worth the trip.
Torre Pali beach in Puglia is home to the ruins of a watch tower that give this stretch of sand its name. Golden sand, turquoise waters and a charming harbor only add to the beauty.
Scala Dei Turchi
Scala Dei Turchi in Sicily is a white cliff with a set of natural steps leading to the sand below. You’ll have to be fairly fit to get up and down, but it’s a must-see if you’re on the island.
Marina di Cetara
Marina di Cetara is one of the best beaches on the famed Amalfi Coast. The sand is within easy walking distance of the town, with plenty of restaurants, bars and cafés for refreshments, and the views are great.
Tropea beach in Calabria is right underneath the clifftop town of the same name, which looks like it might topple into the water at any moment. Relax on the beach then climb to Santa Maria dell’Isola church for amazing views.
Asian countries are known for street food. From pad Thai in Bangkok to pho and dumplings in Vietnam, it wouldn’t be a trip to Asia without sampling some of the food cooked right outside your hotel’s doors. Before sampling this world-famous style of cuisine, brush up on the following tips to ensure you don’t commit a culinary faux pas.
Mana is the life force Tahitians believe connects all things. Feel the mana for yourself on a visit to the islands of Tahiti, and sample some of these activities as you connect with the breathtaking nature of the South Pacific. Fly Air France from the United States to Tahiti in the most convenient and comfortable way and let your holiday start on board.
My husband and I arrived to Kenwood Inn & Spa about an hour before check-in time and luckily our room was ready. The front desk attendant asked if we need assistance with our luggage, then escorted us to our room. Along the way, she pointed out the rooms past the lobby where the daily complimentary breakfast is served, as well as complimentary wine tastings. I enjoyed a glass of welcome Champagne as we made our way to the room.
TritonWear is an innovative IoT product that’s bringing elite sport analytics to everyday swimmers. The affordable and user-friendly technology was created by a Toronto startup and is aimed at swimmers looking to increase their speed and overall skill. The TritonWear platform, which includes both the wearable and the app, helps swimmers pinpoint weaknesses and reduce injury risk.
Dining is an art, and now that applies to both on the ground and at 35,000 feet thanks to Hainan Airlines’ “Hai Chef” Inflight Artistic Chinese cuisine series, a collaboration with Dong Zhenxiang, a Chinese culinary master also known as Dadong.