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Coloured Canyon

Coloured Canyon on the Sinai Peninsula

The Coloured Canyon is a unique natural formed landscape in the southern part of the Sinai Peninsula. The canyon is an attraction both for hikers as well as for day-trippers, as can be seen in...

Ulrichstein

Hiking around Ulrichstein

Ulrichstein is located in Vogelsberg in close proximity to the Taufstein and Hoherodskopf. The Vogelsberg is a low mountain range in Hesse and is considered the largest enclosed basalt massif in Europe. Due to its proximity...

Isla Mujeres

Isla Mujeres near the Yucatan Peninsula

Isla Mujeres is an island on the Mexican Caribbean coast. Translated the name means Island of Women. There are several hotels on Isla Mujeres. But there are also many day-trippers from neighboring Cancun here, as can...

Bali

Bali on the Greek island of Crete

With the term Bali is generally associated the island in Indonesia, but there is still another Bali in Europe. On the north coast of the Greek island of Crete, the small fishing village of Bali...

Nabq Bay

Nabq Bay on the Straits of Tiran

The Nabq Bay is a very wide and shallow bay on the Straits of Tiran, which connects the Gulf of Aqaba and the Red Sea. The bay in the south of the Sinai Peninsula allows...

Imeri Gramvousa

Imeri Gramvousa northwest of Crete

Gramvousa is a peninsula on the north-western tip of Crete. Along the peninsula there are some of the most beautiful beaches in Greece. So Gramvousa is also often compared to some dream beaches of the Caribbean....

Rio Secreto

Rio Secreto in Quintana Roo

Rio Secreto is an underground river as part of the cenotes on the Yucatan Peninsula. The cenotes are a vast system of interconnected underwater caves. Rio Secreto near Playa del Carmen is indisputably one of...

Isla Contoy

Isla Contoy near the Yucatan Peninsula

Isla Contoy is a small uninhabited island off the coast of Yucatan. It is located about 30 km north of Cancun. The island is about 8 km long, but only a maximum of 500 m wide....

Spreewald

Winter in the Spreewald

The Spreewald is a Biosphere Reserve in Brandenburg. On an extensive network of channels and creeks the Spree flows through the Spreewald. This unique landscape is not only from spring to autumn a magnet for...

Cancun

Cancun on the Yucatan Peninsula

Cancun is located on the Yucatan Peninsula in the state of Quintana Roo directly on the Mexican Caribbean. The Yucatan Peninsula separates the Gulf of Mexico from the Caribbean. On the peninsula there are still two...