History & Culture
6 March 2019 / 5 minutes to read
When Cherry Blossoms in Japan: Interesting Facts and the Best Places to Enjoy the View
In Japan, there is a national tradition, which involves admiring cherry blossoms - hanami ("flower watching"). The history of hanami began at the imperial court, when the nobles spent all day long under the flowering trees, chatting and writing poetry.
18 February 2019 / 7 minutes to read
The other Side of Brussels: Notes on the Traveler’s Knee
Belgium is modestly hiding in the shadow of popular European capitals. Well, it shouldn't. Where else can you read comics on the walls, buy a shocking souvenir and try waffles, that just melt in your mouth?
4 February 2019 / 3 minutes to read
How many wings a plane has and what color a black box is: interesting facts about flights
What do you know about airplanes? Travellizy team gathered the most interesting facts, that you probably had no idea about. This knowledge will be useful for you in the journey.
21 January 2019 / 4 minutes to read
How is the spirit of winter in hot countries created, where snow has never been seen
Ukitiro Nakaya, a Japanese physicist considered snow to be a celestial letter written in secret hieroglyphs. The classic winter in our mind is snow, ice, sled and skates.
20 December 2018 / 3 minutes to read
Must-See: the most beautiful Christmas markets in Europe
On Christmas Eve, ancient European cities are permeated with a fairy-tale atmosphere. But Christmas markets are traditionally considered to be the holiday’s epicenter. The streets are decorated with welcoming garlands, shopping stalls are filled with souvenirs, and the magic aromas of roasted meat, sausages and bakery are in the air. Christmas markets become a place for musicians’ performances, street carnivals and fun.
9 December 2018 / 3 minutes to read
Three Christmas Tales of Austria
The most wonderful time in Austria comes approximately four weeks before Christmas. In every home, special preparations for a quiet, and at the same time the most important holiday of the year, begin. Sentimental and filled with deep symbolism traditions are passed from generation to generation and come to life even in big cities. Austria cherishes its Christmas tales.
4 December 2018 / 4 minutes to read
Santas in Different Parts of the World
''A kid lives somewhere in each adult” that is what thought the Italian filmmaker Federico Fellini. The very truth of the words especially is felt on pre-Christmas days, these days even the deep-rooted cynics wait for some miracle. Adults and kids all over the world start thinking about gifts, Christmas Tree and soon visit of the Main Magician. Though, his name is not always Santa Claus.
24 September 2018 / 4 minutes to read
12 most beautiful destinations with autumn nature
Though most may associate autumn with the death of foliage and end of summertime, here is a list of places that beg to differ because the real beauty of these places truly comes alive during autumn time. Among the vividly coloured leaves and beautiful shedding trees, these sites are every autumn lover’s dream! So next time you hit the road in autumn, make sure to give these places a visit.
20 September 2018 / 6 minutes to read
Five ways to become a New You while Travelling
Have you been feeling like that proverbial hamster that goes round and round on the hamster wheel, but in reality, reaches nowhere. If yes, it poetically means that your spirit has been shrivelling up and you have been turning a deaf ear to its desperate pleas:
4 September 2018 / 5 minutes to read
12 Most Beautiful Beaches in The World
Therapeutic walks in the sand, invigorating sunshine, and the calming sound of the waters! Whether one wants to unwind from a hectic routine or immerse themselves in all the fun activities that nature has to offer, it’s no wonder that beaches rank very high as the go-to vacation spots. So, here’s a list of 12 of the most beautiful beaches in the world, to help you out with choosing your next vacation spot!
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