Archive for April, 2012

The best of Canterbury for you

Monday, April 30th, 2012

best of CanterburyCanterbury is the historic English cathedral city in United Kingdom. It is truly a beautiful place to visit. The city is peaceful and would be cherished by the art lovers. The places for you to visit in Canterbury are

  • Canterbury Cathedral – this is the place you cannot afford to miss. It is a historic place, as it is the first Church of England. It is designed in gothic style. It was built back in 597.
  • West Gate Museum – it is a history museum. Lovely place to visit for the history lovers.
  • Museum of Canterbury – it is another history museum just .2 km away from the city.
  • Howletts Wild Animal Park – the park is a house to many rare endangered species.
  • St. Augustine’s Abbey – it is a historic site.
  • Westgate gardens
  • Roman museum
  • Canterbury Norman Castle
  • Tor Spa Retreat
  • Dane John Gardens

 

Travel Europe

Thursday, April 26th, 2012

Are you planning to go backpacking across Europe with your friends? Well, who from US does not have this dream? Europe has something mystical and magical about it and with so many places that you can visit in this continent, it is natural to get quite overwhelmed. Therefore, it is essential to figure out the places in Europe that you want to visit, especially if you are not planning a very long trip. Here are a few popular European holiday destinations that you should try to visit.

hostels in pragueBarcelona is one of the places that must definitely feature on your European diaries. Barcelona manifests a wonderful synergy between the Spanish and Catalan culture and is rich in tradition. Barcelona has it all; Gaudi architecture, nice sunny beaches and a happening night life. Barcelona offers gourmet delights like tapas and fine wine. You must also travel to Paris, which arguably is the best city in the world. Paris is a picturesque city with the old world charm. Paris is also home to renowned museums like the Musee d’Orsay and Louvre. The monuments Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe and churches like the Notre Dame and Sacre-Coeur are some of the top draws of Paris. Don’t forget to hit Prague either, the biggest city and capital of Czech Republic. The Czech capital features a beautiful synthesis of unique culture with rich history and is famous for its wonderful museums, romantic river cruises, the prestigious Prague Castle etc. It’s good to inform that there are a great range of hostels in Prague for the tourists here at different parts of the city. The Prague travelers are at liberty to choose from a grand luxurious set up to a trendy chic setting or else a comfortable quite resort given the variety of hostels here with awesome reception.

You should try and visit Lisbon as well. The reason behind the popularity of Lisbon among American backpackers is the economical cost of holidaying in Lisbon. The top attractions of Lisbon include museums, gothic cathedrals, quaint shops and shopping at Chiado. The best thing about Lisbon is most of the allures in this city are free. Berlin should be one of your European stopovers as well. Berlin juxtaposes rich history and urban charm and this makes Berlin really interesting. No European trip is complete without visiting London. London has scores of places that you must see and tons of activities that you should indulge in. Other cities worth visiting are Budapest, Rome, Zurich, Cannes and Crete.

Attraction majestic Johannesburg offers

Sunday, April 22nd, 2012

Travel Johannesburg, travel tipsJohannesburg, located in South Africa is the largest city of South Africa and is also considered to be the wealthiest city of Africa. Although, Johannesburg is a modern metropolitan city, you can still get a feel of the African Safari by visiting the Johannesburg Lion Park. This park is home to lions, leopards, cheetahs, giraffes, ostriches and antelopes. If you are not keen about visiting this Lion Park then you can think about visiting the Johannesburg Zoo to see these animals and more being kept in captivity.

Those who have a penchant for adventure can think about visiting the Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden, a great picnic area for the tourists and the visitors. You can also think of opting for the hot air balloon safari that will give you an aerial view of Johannesburg. Last of all you can think about visiting the South African Gold Reef City located in Johannesburg.

Top five reasons to visit Cairo

Thursday, April 12th, 2012

Cairo travel, Cairo tourIn our childhood while studying history you must have been interested about the procedure of mummification, how the mummies look and all that. But then you were not always able to get the answer of all these. But now here is a chance for you to make your dream come true and end all your enquiries. You can make a visit to the city of Cairo. It is a wonderful city to visit. The weather though a bit hot at the day time is not too comfortable during the night.

There is a lot of things to see for you other the history of the pharaohs, tombs, mummies, etc. The huge desert there along with the lovely oasis is places worth visiting. A drive in an SUV across the desert is a memory which is ever cherished. If you go to Cairo, it is for sure that you will have memories of your trip throughout your life.

Attractions in Florida

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012

Attractions in Florida, travel to FloridaFlorida is the land of fun, sunshine and tropical extravaganza.  There are many water theme parks, ocean-ariums, historical buildings, long beaches, and beach drives to explore. The world famous Ripley’s franchise is present here in Florida. The Foundation for Youth is also enjoyed by many travelers and residents as well. This is a marine escapade with a package of water parks, underwater creature show and museum tours. Florida has a great history and that is why some parts of the city still have semi-restored ancient buildings. The 1930 Depression Era monuments are still intact as well.

You can enjoy a lot of activities in Florida like exciting horseback rides, local festivals and exciting nightlife in some of the finest pubs and clubs. Have the time of your life in the Dolphin Adventure of Marine land. The dolphins are well trained and have their own shows where you can see how intelligent, smart and playful they are, visitors are also sometimes allowed to interact with the dolphins.