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15 worth-the-visit places in Greece that are not Athens or the islands

Greece is a very popular travel destinations. Especially the historic Athens and the paradise-like islands with the typical blue and white houses attract travellers from all over the world. But this country offers so much more than the capital and the wonderful beaches of…

April 28, 2017

Wanderful Madeira

„Madeira“ – means simply wood. And you can find lots of wood on the island, normally in form of many, many trees. I wanted to dive into the wonderfully natural world of this island and so, took my hiking shoes and searched for the…

April 13, 2017
Delicacies & Recipes

A rota do peixe – Portugals fish road

Rota do peixe means in Portuguese “the road of the fish”. This initiative came from the APTECE (Associaçao Portuguesa de Turismo de Culinária e Economia – the Portuguese association for tourism of cuisine and economy), whose goal it is to promote the Portuguese gastronomy…

April 4, 2017

Secret spots in Madrid part II

We continue our guide for you. The secretplaces team made it its task to find the most amazing and enchanting places in the Spanish capital for you, always on the search to present you some exquisite places in Madrid. We taste the best dishes…

March 10, 2017

Secret spots in Madrid

  The gorgeous Spanish capital bubbles over with art in- and outside of its various galleries and is well-known for its gastronomy and nightlife. Here reigns a special atmosphere, starting at the grand facades of the Gran Vía leading to the corners of the…

March 9, 2017

Marrakech – a city guide

Marrakech, the city of four colours, is impressive and a must for travellers from all over the world. Although tourism is now an inherent part of Morocco, it may be useful to gather some information about habits and customs of the culture, before travelling.…

August 18, 2016

The best terraces in Lisbon

The best terraces in Lisbon Where else in the world can you enjoy such beautiful views, as in the city on 7 hills. Those who already visited Lisbon or are just about to visit it, the Miradouros (viewpoints) will not stay a mystery for…

July 8, 2016
Fascination Destination

Festa della Lavanda – Assisi

Every year during three weekends in June and July, the idyllic town Castelnuovo di Assisi invites you to the Festa della Lavanda, the lavender festival. The festival, spread over 5 hectares of delightfully scented fields, allows visitors admire not only the blossoming lavender, but…

May 17, 2016

8 tips to book flights at the best rate

1: Do airlines raise fares while you search? Keep your searches top secret. You may have noticed that flight prices increase if you retrieve data repeatedly. Thus airlines try to insist you to book quickly before prices get even higher. The truth is that…

May 16, 2016

Andalusia – as fascinating as ever – a round trip

It is a funny feeling when driving along the southern coast of Andalusia near Salobreña. In front of us the bright sunlight is reflected in myriads of small diamonds from the Mediterranean Sea. In the background the majestic snow covered mountain tops of the…

March 16, 2016
Delicacies & Recipes

Probably the best ham in the world

Not even an hour has passed after leaving Seville but as we turn off the main road another enchanted world comes into view. It is still early morning and the sun has yet to dissipate the mist as we drive down the winding mountain…

January 8, 2016