Jasper National Park

Destination of the Month

Jasper National Park

Ever thought about watching the Northern Lights from a UNESCO World Heritage site? This park is the largest of Canada's Rocky Mountain Parks, spanning 10,878 square kilometres (4200 square miles) of broad valleys, rugged mountains, glaciers, forests, etc.

Darmstadt

Off the Beaten Path

Darmstadt

No plans yet for Halloween? What about a visit to Castle Frankenstein! This hilltop castle is located near Darmstadt in Mühltal. The castle is first mentioned in the records in the year 948, and initial construction of the castle ruins remaining today began in the 13th century.

Swedish Cuisine

Cuisine of the Month

Swedish Cuisine

Swedish cuisine is mostly meat or fish with potatoes. Besides the ubiquitous potatoes, modern Swedish cuisine is to a great extent based on bread.

Melsztyn Castle Ruins

Landmark of the Month

Melsztyn Castle Ruins

In October we always have more interest in spooky stories and haunted places. What is your favorite? Have you heard of the haunted Castle Ruins of Melsztyn (Poland)?

Tamil

Language of the Month

Tamil

Spoken predominantly by Tamils in India, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, and Singapore, it has smaller communities of speakers in many other countries throughout the world, including Reunion.

Travel with caution

Event of the Month

Travel with caution

With restrictions being lifted in various countries, just check what rules apply in the location you wish to visit and the restrictions in your own country upon return. Follow the rules, wear the masks and enjoy!

Coronavirus Outbreak Situation

Coronavirus Outbreak

Coronavirus Outbreak Situation

With the increase in numbers of the coronavirus worldwide, and the fast changing information about the virus, we will share the most current information with you, so you can take this into consideration when making your travel plans.

  • Jasper National Park
  • Darmstadt
  • Swedish Cuisine
  • Melsztyn Castle Ruins
  • Tamil
  • Travel with caution
  • Coronavirus Outbreak Situation
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