Tag Archives: Off the Beaten Path

Towns of Unusual Construction Materials

Middelburg Housing (Unusual Construction Materials)

Every now and then, I stumble upon a town almost entirely made from the same, unusual construction materials. I’m not talking about just wood or concrete. Here are some of the most interesting towns in the world when it comes to what they’re made of. Middelburg, Netherlands Middelburg was the first city I traveled to which surprised me by it’s …

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How to Find the Gold Cave on the Isle of Skye

Gold Cave on the Isle of Skye

The gold cave on the Isle of Skye is one of the most secluded and unknown spots on the island. It isn’t on Google Earth, and most locals have never heard about. It might not be as spectacular as Fingal’s Cave on the Isle of Staffa, but because it’s so hard to find, it’s also practically empty. In fact, I’m willing …

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