LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
Behold: Nothing shines quite as brightly as the neon glow of the Las Vegas skyline thanks to the Bellagio Hotel and Casino’s iconic fountains and “borrowed” national treasures.
(via Las Vegas Skyline : Daily Escape : Travel Channel)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
With moats and defensive walls aplenty, Hikone Castle once housed a regal feudal lord or two. On the shores of Lake Biwa, Japan’s largest lake, this splendid example of Edo Period architecture (circa 17th century), is one of only 4 castles designated as a Japanese national treasure.
(via Hikone Castle : Daily Escape : Travel Channel)
Day 6 of Travel Channel’s 31 Days of Spring: Most romantic places to watch the sunset!
Spring Fling 2014: 31 Days of Travel Ideas
After what has seemed like the longest winter ever – the snow is still melting for some of us — it’s finally the first day of spring and Travel Channel is celebrating with 31 days of travel ideas.
Two World War II memorials dot the rugged cliffs at Pointe-de Pen Hir, a stunning headland in Brittany, on France’s Crozon peninsula.
(via Pointe de Pen-Hir : Daily Escape : Travel Channel)
The Benedictine abbey of Santa Maria de Montserrat stands an impressive 4,000 feet above a valley floor, perched high into the hilltop and visible for miles around.
(via Santa Maria de Montserrat : Daily Escape : Travel Channel)
If you want take a stroll past one of Madrid’s best known landmarks, do so in the evening, when the brilliant gate and Neoclassical monument in the city center is dramatically lit against the night sky.
(via Alcalá Gate : Daily Escape : Travel Channel)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA Call it the ultimate pool party. Ensconced in the immense Mandalay Bay’ Resort’s 11-acre aquatic playground, Daylight Beach Club encircles a sexy pool.
(via Daylight Beach Club : Daily Escape : Travel Channel)
Heading to Kauai? Don’t forget to pack your hiking boots. You’ll want to don them to trek the undulating trails of Waimea Canyon, known as the Grand Canyon of the Pacific.
(via Waimea Canyon State Park : Daily Escape : Travel Channel)
PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC
Mozart loved Prague — and so will you. A city of 100 spires, 7 hills and an endless expanse of gold-tinged cobblestones, Prague boasts an ancient castle, red-roofed architecture (in styles from Gothic to Baroque), an Old Jewish Quarter and the Vltava River, which intersects the storied burg.
(via Hotel Paris : Daily Escape : Travel Channel)