11 things you’ll love about Kraków

Welcome back to Poland. I've written about Gdansk and Warsaw earlier. Today, we're heading south, to Krakow. Like Warsaw, Krakow's Historic Centre is a World Heritage site, to be specially preserved for future generations. Here's UNESCO's take: The historic centre of Cracow, the [...]

2019-03-26T13:42:26+01:0010 March 2017|11 things, Magic of Cities, Poland, UNESCO World Heritage|

11 things you’ll love about Almaty

I’ve been in Almaty nearly a week now, and I’ve enjoyed myself tremendously here. The city is beautifully located at the foot of the Zailiyskiy Alatau Mountains (or the Tian-Shan Mountains, their better known Chinese name), it’s summer, the weather is lovely (even the occasional [...]

2018-04-09T17:43:41+01:006 July 2016|11 things, Kazakhstan, Magic of Cities|

12 Instagrams of Pyongyang

You know I like to visit the world's curious places. Here on Sophie's World we've presented a few cities and regions by Instagram - many of them a wee bit off the beaten track, such as Sofia, San Remo, Dar es Salaam, Tbilisi or Arctic [...]

2016-11-02T15:18:57+01:0016 September 2015|Magic of Cities, North Korea, Quirky corners, Travel photos|

11 things you’ll love about Dubai

Curious about dashing Dubai? Well, here's a nice little list for you of things to do in the most famous city of the United Arab Emirates. 1. Travel from the past to the future in an abra A not-to-be-missed experience in Dubai is crossing Al Khor (the Creek) [...]

2019-06-12T12:08:04+01:0025 March 2015|11 things, Dubai, Magic of Cities, UAE|
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