20 August 2009

Discover Philippines through Bohol

Bohol is a province island in the Philippines in the region Central Visayas which attract tourists because of its beaches and resorts. The most famous beach in Bohol is Alona Beach, with white and fine sands, perfect to watch dolphins playing in the sunset.

Bohol's attractions are the clear waters and white sandy beaches, the Chocolate Hills, old churches, historic towers and an interesting fauna (the tarsier, the butterflies at the Conservation Centre) and flora (explore the Mahogany Forest). The province is also known as the "cave country" with about 30 caves (or boho) which you can explore during your stay in Bohol.

Best time to go to Bohol is during the northeast monsoon season around November to April. From May up to July, expect more humidity and warmth.

07 August 2009

The city that has it all: Bologna

If you want to go to a place with a rich history feeling surrounding you then Bologna is the right destination for you. They have a medieval centre where you get to find lots of beautiful churches and interesting buildings (in Baroque or Renaissance style). There are great museums around the city centre you might be interested in or you might want to visit oldest university in the Western world.

The best time for a holiday in Bologna is the summer (around July to August) and you can enjoy their great nightlife especially in Parco Cavaioni where there are open air disco nights.

Aside from the great construction and sceneries, Bologna is also a great place where you could try delicious food. You should try the tortellini. Bolognese pasta originated here so get ready to eat the best pasta dish you have ever had. Also try the special salamis or the special hams that are common sight in Bologna.

Whatever your reason to visit Bologna, you will definitely enjoy your stay in this city.