Fingal’s Cave, Staffa, Scotland Fingal’s Cave is a lava cave in the sea on the Scottisch island of Staffa. The cave has a particular pattern: a kind of horizontal columns. This is the result of crystallization of lava by accelerated cooling (probably due to the … Continue reading PIN OF THE WEEK
English Tourism Week is kicking off this weekend! The national event from national tourist board VisitEngland starts this Saturday March 14th till March 22nd, 2015 The tourism industry is one of the largest in the UK so it’s time to celebrate! Enjoy many national events and … Continue reading English Tourism Week!
It’s almost spring time! Which means theme parcs season! Many attraction parcs will open their doors for you. Bobbejaanland theme park in Belgium has a brand new attraction ready for your to explore this spring! ‘’The Forbidden Caves’’ take a trip through the mystical rainforests … Continue reading The Forbidden Caves!
El Teide National Park, Tenerife, The Canary Islands. Mount Teide is the highest point in Spain and the largest volcano on Tenerife. (The Canary Islands) The volcano can be reached by cable car Teleférico del Teide The cable car takes you directly to the highest … Continue reading PIN OF THE WEEK
This weekend is all about a night at the museum!
Belgium and the Netherlands are opening their doors until midnight.
During the Museum Night Fever in Brussel you can visit 23 Museums participate in workshops and watch artistique performances.
The museums participating in the Museum Night Fever event include:
Rotterdam comes with the Museum Nacht (night) 010
a lot of cultural institutions and 25 museums will open their doors. You can visit more than 65 exhibitions and watch musical performances. Or meet your favourite artist while they give you a tour through Rotterdam.
The museums participating in the Museum Nacht 010 event include:
- Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen
- Chabot Museum
- Natural History Museum Rotterdam
- Dutch Photomuseum
Also Germany is having a Museum Night the upcoming week on Saturday 14 March from 19:00 till 02:00 in Stuttgart more than 90 museums will open up during the night.
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Are you a real dare-devil and not afraid of a little bit of adrenaline through your body? Lucky you! Cause this month we have compiled the perfect TOP 5 of extreme sport activities that you can find on Digitourist !
1. Wing Walking (United Kingdom)
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Oh no.. wait it’s you on TOP OF A PLANE! Ever dreamed of being between the clouds , flying above the city? Are you a bit of an adrenaline junkie? Then maybe Wing Walking is exactly what you need! Fly on top of a authentic vintage Boeing Stearman biplane. With a highly experienced pilot who will take you through a pulse-pounding series of thrilling aerobatic manoeuvres, including low-level flypasts and a heart-stopping 500ft dive. And it’s only 20 minutes from central London. (View on map)
If you want to be as tough as James Bond in his movie ‘Goldeneye’, this jump is definitely something for you. He jumped right of the Verzasca dam and you can do this too. So pick up your courage and jump downwards towards the Vogorno lake. (View on map)
3. Zip-Line (Italy)
Are you ready for a breathtaking backdrop, fastened to a cable 100 meters high, sliding speedily towards the valley, with the wind in your hair? San Vigilio gives you the opportunity , with the biggest Zip-Line of Europe! In between an oasis of unspoiled nature, you can experience a unique and unforgettable emotion facing a vertical drop of 400 meters over 3 kilometers long. (View on map)
The Olympic Bobsleigh Track of la Plagne at La Plagne Ski Resort is the place to be for dare devils. Do you want to experience the ultimate sensation of rafting down in a official Olympic Bobsleigh? Try out one of the many sleighs at La Plagne The BOB RAFT & SPEED LUGE, challenge your friends to race in real Bobsleigh at BOB RACING ! Or will you go for the OLYMPIC EXPERIENCE (on request) professionally dressed in uniform together with world champion Bruno Mingeon. You will receive a diploma from the champion himself together with a video of the ride of your dreams To memorize this incredible experience. (View on map)
It’s cold, it’s scary … and it’s AMAZING!
This is the highest rope bridge of Europe. The Titlis Cliff Walk for those who are not afraid of height, cause this bridge is on a height of 3041 Meters and hangs above the huge cliffs of Switzerland. Don’t look down but enjoy the beautiful view all over Swiss Alps. The 500 Meters long bridge is the latest addition to the attractions at Engelberg, which include spectacular ski and snowboard runs. (View on map)