5 things you need to know about Bari

February 06, 2014
The quintessential city of Bari is the capital of the Italian Province of Bari in the Apulia Region along the Adriatic Sea. In so

5 things you need to know about Bologna

February 06, 2014
The city of Bologna is the largest city and capital of Emilia-Romagna Region in Italy. With a population of about 1 million peopl

5 things you need to know about Palermo

February 06, 2014
After reading and watching the movie 'Godfather', you would be convinced that Palermo is a gangland city that is controlled by mo

5 things you need to know about Turin

February 06, 2014
Turin is an important touristy city located in Piedmont Region of Italy. It is nestled on the left bank of Po River and overlooks

5 things you need to know about Naples

February 06, 2014
Naples or 'Napoli' in Italian is the capital of the Italian region of Campania and the third largest municipality in Italy after

5 things you need to know about Milan

February 06, 2014
Of Italy, it is said that the country is the most historical of all - of course with Israel coming a distant second. Of Italian c

5 things you need to know about Genoa

February 06, 2014
The city of Genoa is the capital of Liguria. Its Old Town has been listed by the UNESCO as a World Heritage Site in order to pres

5 things you need to know about Namibia

January 30, 2014
If you asked me to identify one thing I knew about Namibia before researching this piece, I would probably say the Namib Desert,

5 things you need to know about Fiji

January 30, 2014
If one can say of a country being lonely, then Fiji would top the list. Located about 1,100 nautical miles (1,300 miles) northeas

5 things you need to know about Monterey

January 30, 2014
Do you know where California's first theatre, public building, public library, publicly funded school, printing press, and newspa

5 things you need to know about Guadeloupe

January 30, 2014
Guadeloupe is the Antillean Creole name given to a group of Caribbean Islands located in Leeward Islands, in the Lesser Antilles,

5 things you need to know about Arizona

January 30, 2014
Arizona, a state on southwestern region of the United States, is the sixth largest State of the United States and is one of the f

5 things you need to know about Bogota

January 30, 2014
Long before the Spanish Conquistadors arrived in Colombia, before any of the Europeans knew there was a continent known as Americ

5 things you need to know about Oman

January 30, 2014
The Omanis were apt to say that beauty has an address in reference to their country...indeed, their country is the hidden gem of

5 things you need to know about Porto

January 30, 2014
Porto is the second largest city in Portugal after Lisbon. The city and its administrative units is home to about 2 million peopl

5 things you need to know about Pompeii

January 30, 2014
In 79 AD, Mount Vesuvius in Italy erupted and buried the city of Pompeii. Thus came an end to one of the most important trading r

5 things you need to know about Barcelona

January 30, 2014
Unless sports do not interest you at all, you already know that Barcelona is home to the world conquering football club, Barcelon

5 things you need to know about Israel

January 30, 2014
The rhetoric about Israel being an isolated country in the Middle East has been overdone. Most people look at it from the hostili

5 things you need to know about Malta

January 29, 2014
About 50 miles south of Sicily, 176 miles east of Tunisian coast and 207 miles north of Libya lies one of the smallest and most d

15 Reasons to Sail MSC

January 29, 2014
The bowling alley or the multi-screen sports bar? Interactive play on cutting-edge Wii consoles or at the 4D cinema, family fun i