Green is the first thing that people associate with Ireland. Green plains and hills dominate the landscapes scattered with castles before ending abruptly at chiselled oceanside cliffs. Then, at the end of the day, when the rays of the setting sun pierce through the clouds and shimmer on the horizon, you will quickly understand why this paradise is known as the Emerald Island.
Peru, the centre of the Inca Empire, preserves a number of traces of this legendary civilization. The best-known and most spectacular Inca site is definitely Machu Picchu. Beyond this unique treasure, Peru offers a whole panoply of other attractions, namely Lake Titicaca, Colca Canyon, and colourful markets.
Hong Kong bills itself as a region unique in the world with a happy mixture of Eastern and Western flagrance. It is one of the world’s greatest financial centres, on par with New York and London. Despite its definitively modern, urban style, Hong Kong offers surprising attractions and natural wonders that are sure to move you.
The Great North is a little-known world, a hostile land ruled by ice and cold. Go above the Arctic Circle to meet the rare inhabitants and the animals who populate this immense territory. You will see how these men and women still live in symbiosis with nature as their ancestors have done for centuries.
Madagascar is a synonym for biodiversity and is one of the richest regions on the planet in terms of fauna and flora, with a host of endemic species, including the famous lemurs. Culture and traditions are also deeply rooted in the hearts of Malagasies, who scorn the difficulties of day-to-day life and always wear their brightest smiles.
The United States is home to a highway that has captured imaginations for nearly a century and is part of American folklore. Its name: Route 66! Take an unusual “road trip” on board an old 1976 AMC Matador Brougham station wagon and you too will be singing “Get your kicks on Route 66”!
Corsica springs from the Mediterranean like a jewel from the sea. Its picturesque shorelines and translucent bays are hypnotizing. The cliff-top and mountain-top villages fiercely protect their old-fashioned charm with traditional songs, dances and language. In Corsica, the traces of the past blend beautifully with the present, adding to the magic of this island of splendours.
Thailand is overflowing with beauties of all sorts. Its beaches and islands are something to dream about, with their heavenly colours. Thailand’s historical and cultural sites are just as appealing. The many temples and statues in honour of Buddha are impressive both for their size and for their fine detailing. In short, Thailand fully deserves its title as Asia’s Paradise!