May 4th, 2013
The Touchstone Wildlife and Art Museum is one of the most famous museums locates in Haughton. This museum has around 1000 mounted animals that belonged to various different species and were from different parts of the world. The museum makes use of the taxidermy art or technology for preserving the animals. By taxidermy you can create a near realistic natural habitat of the animals. This allows future study when the animals actually don’t exist.
During your visit to the museum, you will come across many animals which have extinct long ago. You can also experience the natural habitat of the animals.
You can also see various memorabilia from the world war, civil war in America etc. There are many Indo-American artifacts in this museum as well. If you want to take some souvenir of the museum, you can go to the museum gift shop where various things are available. So, before you visit USA the next time, make sure you visit the Touchstone Wildlife and Art Museum. Do a proper research about the museum so that you don’t miss out anything.
April 25th, 2013
The Biosphere in Montreal is a museum located in Montreal. It is dedicated completely towards the environment and contains various changes and things related to the environment. The museum building is actually an enclosed structure made of steel and acrylic cells.
The dome shaped museum has a diameter of 250 feet and a very complex system of shades is used to maintain the temperature within the museum constant and at a particular level. If you visit the biosphere museum in Montreal then you will have access to four themed platforms.
It is very unfortunate to know that in the year 1976, the museum caught while it was undergoing some structural renovation. While the internal steel truss structure remained undamaged, the external transparent acrylic bubble was completely destroyed.
Moreover every year during the winter, thick layers of ice used to cover up the whole museum. But in spite of these, the museum is still running.
April 15th, 2013
Are you planning to visit Paris with your partner soon? Well, Paris is without doubt the most romantic city in the world and you will have a blast there but how about doing something different during the trip? Besides, visiting all the famous must-see places of Paris and doing all the romantic stuff, why not take the haunted tour of Paris?
There are several haunted tours that are organized in Paris and you can take your pick from them. One of the most popular one is the Mysteries of Paris Tour which was introduced in 2010. It is all about exploring the dark side of Paris and this tour will give you the opportunity to witness the mysteries and legends of Paris. During the tour you will be guided by an expert storyteller who will bring all things supernatural to life. In this two hours tour you will learn about Theatre of the Vampires, Bastille mummies, Knights Templar, vampires, serial killers, Eiffel Tower ghost and a lot more!
March 19th, 2013
Milieu is a term used for environment in French. Madrid has a vast culture and a great history behind it. The city provides a good amount entertainment to its visitors. Here you can find many different good hotels and great food. The cuisine of Madrid is pretty much inspired by Spanish cuisine and you can also find international cuisines in various restaurants.
The city has beautiful monuments and they are worth visiting. If you are a historic freak then the city offers you numerous museums to visit. You could enjoy visiting them and have a good time in history. The night culture of Madrid is also famous as you can go clubbing or partying anywhere in town. There are many places known for its scenic beauty in and around Madrid. If you are a football crazy person then Madrid is the place meant for you. The city’s love for its club Real Madrid is overwhelming. Visiting the stadium to watch a match will be priceless for you. So go ahead and explore the Milieu of Madrid.
March 10th, 2013
Paris is a hot tourist destination with places like Eiffel Tower or Louvre as the major tourist attractions. But, the rich history of the city lie at the most fascinating underground destinations. The Sewers or popularly known as Musee des Egouts’ is one such amazing place full of mesmerizing scenarios that will take your heart away. You will feel as if you are strolling along the city and only difference is that you are underground.
All the sewers have been marked with the street or lane name which is just above making the place an underground counterpart. The Sewer Museum was built during the time of Napolean as a part of political and cultural revolution. The Les Miserables hero, Jean Valjean’s painting is also there who escaped through the tunnels once. You can tour the sewer canals and have a look at the various early techniques of managing sewer used in the past. The historical sewers keep inspiring new ideas for better sewer systems.
February 28th, 2013
Life is an adventure and the planet in which we live is vast for us. There are thousands of places to explore and have adventures and soak in cultures and traditions of various places, enjoy the climates of different regions and of course experience world food cuisines. The fun of travelling is that you never know what to expect. So here are 2 unusual places you must go to at least once in your life. The Vale da Lua in Brazil is one of the most stunning places of the world. This place is also called the “Valley Of The Moon” because of the unusual texture of the rocks there which look like pieces of land and rocks from the moon. It is near to Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park.
If you are into creepy things, then do pay a visit to La Isla de la Munecas or the “Island Of The Dolls” in Central America. You will find the place strewn with decapitated or rotting ugly and creepy dolls hung from trees and buildings in the memory of a little girl who died at an early age. The dolls are menacing enough in the day and the eerie feeling is worse in the darkness.
January 27th, 2013
A perfect way to see Europe is by train. For those who love train journeys enjoy Budapest by train is perfect idea. The trains have a charm about them and the slow movement of it allows the tourists to take in the beauty one by one. There are loads of sightseeing’s in Budapest but there are some which will make direct appeal to the train lovers.
The Hungarian Railway museum is a perfect destination. The museum gives a feeling of the bygone eras. The museum holds special attractions for the children. For adults too there are options where they are drive the steam engines all by themselves. The café attached to the Museum is rightly names as MAV nostalgia Ltd. It is a perfect spot after a tiresome day.
People get a totally different feeling when they explore Europe by train. The railways stations are as beautiful as all the other destinations. The architecture of the stations is notable.
January 18th, 2013
The Grand Canyon is situated in the state of Arizona. Its canyon is carved by the age old flow of the Colarado River. Researches show that the canyon is at least 17 million years old. The canyon runs around 277 miles and at some points its around 18 miles wide, the features suggest that this is a great canyon in this world.
This canyon attracts around five million visitors per year. Some of the great tourist activities and attractions are:
• Camping is allowed inside the Kaibab national forest.
• Hiking up and down the canyon are great activities but are restricted in some places.
• You can fly around in a helicopter guided tour.
• You can visit the glass bottomed Grand Canyon skywalk.
• Lipan viewpoint provides a view of the Unkar creek in the inner canyon.
• Other viewpoints are Toroweap and the Guano point.
January 8th, 2013
Nevada is a beautiful place to roam around and quite relaxing place for the tourists throughout the world who want a memorable trip for a lifetime. There are many popular tourist destinations in Nevada but some of the best of all are as follows: Vegas, Henderson, Reno. As they say Vegas is the city that never sleeps and truly it is so! You can eat, drink gamble and make merry like never before. There are number of luxurious hotels, bars , restaurants and casinos in Vegas.
Boulder city is a great place to visit with nature’s beauty and great attraction for the people. Reno is an wonderful destination to discover the bog blue sky. Henderson is famous for its shopping destinations, restaurants and beautiful places. Thus whatever the place is, the state of Nevada has it all. Just pack your bags, set a date and set off to a destination of a lifetime.
December 11th, 2012
Pisa is undoubtedly known for its leaning tower but this is just one of the attractions that the visitors can find there. The place is being developed as a hot tourist spot which attracts visitors from all parts of the world. If you ever happen to plan your trip to Pisa then you must take care of the basic things which you would need there. Pisa offers high class hospitality services to the visitors from various parts of the world. As the season remains open all through the year so finding place can be quite interesting.
You can get resorts, villas, and apartments apart from hotels and tourists guest houses in Pisa which are developed with the finest services and facilities. Most of these resorts and other places for stay are loaded with great services. They promise the best stay for the visitors along with the best food for them. These places have professional chefs who are capable of catering all sorts of menus varying from one country to another.