Monthly Archives: April 2009

Walking Tour of Chiang Mai, Thailand

                      Walking Tour of Chiang Mai, Thailand Chiang Mai is Thailand’s second largest city and is located in the northern part of the country. The major tourist attractions are found in the Old City, which is surrounded by a … Continue reading

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Walking Tour of Casco Viejo, Panama City, Panama

                         Walking Tour of Casco Viejo, Panama City, Panama Another way to access the Panama Canal is part of a visit to Panama City which is located at the western (southern) terminus of the canal, where it meets the … Continue reading

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Walking Tour of Vilnius, Lithuania

                   Walking Tour of Vilnius, Lithuania Vilnius is the capital and largest city of Lithuania, one of the Baltic States which finally became independent when the Soviet Union split up. Its Old Town, Senamiestis, the largest in Europe, a … Continue reading

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Walking Tour of Riga, Latvia

                    Walking Tour of Riga, Latvia Riga, capital of Latvia, another of the Baltic States recently separated from the Soviet Union, has a pleasant, Medieval, Old Town (Vecriga), which is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. While you are … Continue reading

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Walking Tour of Tallinn, Estonia

                      Walking Tour of Tallinn, Estonia Talinn, Estonia, another Baltic gem and World Heritage Site, has an extremely lovely and pleasant-to-walk Old Town, known as All-Linn.  Spend some time drinking beer in Raekoja Plats, a square with numerous cafes, … Continue reading

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Walking Tour of Strasbourg, France

              Walking Tour of Strasbourg, France In the vicinity of the Alsace is the city of Strasbourg, one of Europe’s most elegant cities.  It was founded in 12 A.D. by the son of Augustus.  The most famous sight in the … Continue reading

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Walking Tour of Monaco

                        Walking Tour of Monaco Ville Monaco, a tiny principality on the French Riviera, is world-famous for its casino (Monte Carlo) and for its royalty and wealthy visitors.  The entire area is positively spotless and totally geared for tourism, … Continue reading

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Walking Tour of Lyon, France

                  Walking Tour of Lyon, France Lyon, France, bills itself as the “gastronomic capital of France” but it has much more than good food to offer the tourist. There are three basic areas of the city which are the … Continue reading

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Walking Tour of Kathmandu, Nepal

              Walking Tour of Kathmandu, Nepal Katmandu, Nepal, boasts seven (7) UNESCO World Heritage Sites within a 20 kilometer (13 mile) radius. Walking the city is an adventure, since the labyrinthine alleyways and courtyards make getting lost likely.  Numerous temples, … Continue reading

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Walking Tour of Old Delhi, India

        Walking Tour of Old Delhi, India   Delhi, India’s capital city, and one of the oldest cities in the world, is a paradox of old and new, of British (for many years, India was part of the British Empire) … Continue reading

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