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Top 3 Places to Visit with kids

Thursday, April 30th, 2015

While travelling with your kids, the simple trick to get them interested is picking up the right destinations which offer them with the activities of their tastes, likes and interests. Here are some top pick up for you to visit with your kids.

New York City

Newyork hall of scienceNew York is such a place which attracts a lot of people by its beauty and pleasantries. New York site seeing would be incomplete without seeing the great Statue of liberty, Empire state building and Ellis Island immigration museum. The museum is a real attraction to the kids as it has the models of dinosaurs and colossal blue whale model. The empire State building is such famous that it has been viewed in many of movies making it a place of enormous interest for visitors. It’s a representation of New York City since 1931. Other interesting activities to do is New York sky ride which is an exciting helicopter tour. You can also have a visit to Madame Tassaud’s wax museum. One of the interesting place to visit is also time square central park and The Big Apple is just a piece to love. How can we forget Nigara falls while visiting New York. It’s a must visitable place.

Philadelphia

Philadalphia placesPhiladelphia consists of many kid friendly places which give fun, educational knowledge, scary experiences and much more. Starting from the visit to the fabulas independence hall which awaits adventures for you. Then you can have a philadelphia’s ghost tours with the spirits of America’s founding fathers. It’s really scary. For having another haunted experience you can visit graveyards namely St. peter’s cemetery and have a meet with Benjamin Franklin who is said to have been roaming city streets after his death. After giving some scary adventures to your kids you can have some knowledgeable visit to world class science museum  and Philadelphia museum of art. Then for having some kiddish fun you can explore places like please touch museum which offers you with activities like interactive exhibit zones along with a restored 100 year old carousel. Teenagers can lay and pretend amid Alice’s wonderland and can also have river adventures. Also take a visit to liberty bell centre, Philadelphia zoo and long wood gardens.

London

Coca-Cola london eyeKids have an attraction towards London as it is associated with mystery and discovery. One of the reasons of this attraction is due to literature and films. We can take names of Sherlock Holmes, peter pan and some young wizards. Kid’s attraction in London is its famous river Thames Which was polluted before but now it is fresh and lively with beautiful fishes and tour boats. The famous museum that grabs kids attention are British Museums, Natural history museum, Science Museum, Victoria and Albert Museum and Royal Museum Greenwich. Tower of London is very famous and must explorable place of London where you can gaze at the 23578 gems which are known as crown jewels. You can have a tour of Yeoman warder which depicts you some haunted stories from the tower’s history which will scare you off. It depicts the story of 6 ravens who made this tower their home and according to the legends, their presence assures the continuityof the kingdom. There is still something you might want to see but that need courage and bravery. Only the brave kid can explore the most iconic of the prisons where the interactive prisoners exhibit about the people, lived there and also died there.  Coca-cola London Eye is also one of the kids favorite as it takes you to a remarkable height and let you see some of the amazing breath taking views from its capsule.

A thrilling tour to Mauritius!!

Friday, November 8th, 2013

tour to MauritiusOne of the most favorite holiday destinations for most families in the world is undoubtedly Mauritius. It is famous for its scenic beaches. Its rich cultural heritage along with the outstanding views will fill your heart with joy and amazement. It has many islands such as Agalega, Cargados Carajos Shoals being some of them.

The most famous spots that attract most of the tourists across the world are its finest beaches with its ultramarine blue waters and green surrounding is the center of attraction for nature lovers. The stunning contrast between the blue sea and the white sand makes it look more attractive. The exciting water sports are a specialty in Mauritius. This place also has few wildlife parks and sanctuaries that is the home to a wide variety of rare species of plants and animals. Some of the wildlife parks are namely La Vanille Crocodile Park, Black River Gorges National Park, and Domaine du Chasseur. This land is surrounded by coral reefs. The Casela Bird and Natural Park has a wide variety of bird species. Bicycling through the natural park is another important sport that you should not miss. Taking photographs while you are on a safari ride is very interesting.

There are also a few museums in Mauritius. The blue penny museum deserves a visit as it has a wide collection of antique pieces, art works, collection of rare coins pictures from history and much more. The place where you live in Mauritius should be such that it leaves an ever lasting impression on your mind and soul. Mauritius is also known for its classic restaurants and villas. The services and comfort provided there is praise worthy. The beach side villas are perfect place to make your holiday even more exciting. Reservations of these villas can be done in advance.

A guided tour in Iceland

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

tour in IcelandHave you been thinking of going on a vacation with your close pals for quite some time now? Well, if your answer is in the affirmative, then get packing for Iceland. The countryside of Iceland is truly unique and its uniqueness lies in the fact that it is always changing. An ice hockey field today might become a lake tomorrow and a waterfall that is a icy trickle today may be a gushing stream the next week. The fjords can be dotted with tiny islands or they can be jammed with medium or large sized floating ice sculptures. If you want to explore this unique beauty of nature, then you must book a trip to Iceland.

If you are wondering how you should chalk out the itinerary for the Iceland trip, then the first thing that you should do is book the six days tour known as the Glaciers, Geysers & Waterfall Tours. This is one of the most popular escorted tours in Iceland and will enable you to see all the natural wonders that this land is home to. This tour includes visits to the national parks situated on the southern shores and you will also be able to explore the Skaftafell, which is undoubtedly a sight to behold. It is a huge protected area where there are volcanoes, extensive plains and one of the biggest attractions of Skaftafell in the Vatnajokull, the largest piece of ice mass you will probably get to see if you do not visit the Antarctic or Arctic. With Iceland being the largest icecap in the European continent, you will also be able to witness the glacial spurs which are nothing less than dramatic.

Another place that you will visit during the guided tours is the Jökulsárlón Glacial Lagoon which is also located in Skaftafell and is breathtakingly beautiful.

Enjoy an unforgettable Spanish holiday in Barcelona

Friday, October 4th, 2013

Spanish holiday in BarcelonaAre you planning a trip to Barcelona? That’s simply fantastic as the gorgeous and versatile Catalonia capital is one of the most amazing tourist sites of the world. The Spanish city draws in umpteen numbers of visitors every year- given its favorable weather throughout the year, warm reception, surrounding mountains, spectacular beaches, sumptuous cuisine as well as an electrifying nightlife. The article here is a short note on some of the must visit attractions in Barcelona.

Barcelona is famous for its soccer enthusiasts and hosts the largest sporting arena in Europe- Camp Nou. The magnanimous stadium looks simply breathtaking with enormous caliber of accommodating 99,000 spectators. No tour of Barcelona can be complete without a hit across Camp Nou. Then, there is Parc Guell, the most celebrated of Gaudi’s master pieces. The fairytale architecture of the building is truly mesmerizing and will make feel like taking a trip to some magical land. It houses the legendary Salamnder sculpture & other structures and building fabricated by the iconic Spanish architect. The Parc Guell, is, in fact, one of the must visits when you are on a romantic holiday in the Catalonia capital.

Sargada Familia is another master-piece by Antoni Gaudi. It’s a majestic basilica which is unfinished yet, since its inception in the year 1882. It’s supposed to get completed by the year 2026. The glorious interior and exterior of Sargada Familia draws in several visitors throughout the yea

As mentioned earlier, the city is famous for its gorgeous beaches of which the most popular is Barceloneta. Barcelona has been lately voted as best of beach cities across the world by the National Geographic team. There are altogether 7 beaches in city but if want to relish the Barcelona beach culture at its best, Barceloneta is the most viable option for you.

Enjoying a family vacation in the Bahamas

Saturday, August 24th, 2013

vacation in the BahamasIf you want to take your family to a great vacation and are looking for a wonderful destination then here is some help. Take your family to the Bahamas, situated to the east of the Florida coast. Bahamas is home to the third largest barrier reef across the world and it also boasts of the world’s largest underwater cave system. It is one of the most beautiful tourist destinations in the world and it is here that you best to see nature at its very best. The untainted and virgin beauty of the Bahamas will leave you awestruck. Bahamas will also give your family the opportunity to indulge in a plethora of activities and you will never feel bored.

One activity that you must absolutely get involved in during your stay in the Bahamas is snorkeling. The island offers thrilling experiences to its visitors and snorkeling is definitely one of them. The key snorkeling destinations in the Bahamas include Grand Bahamas Island, Long Island, Sticking Island, Paradise Island, San Salvador and Elbow Cow and the underwater caves and coral reefs at these locations will offer memories that you will cherish throughout your life. When the conditions are favorable you can snorkel and also swim with pods of dolphins.

If you love fishing then Bahamas will offer you are lot of opportunity. Some of the locations in the Bahamas where you can enjoy fishing are Green Turtle Cay, Treasure Cay, Kamalane Cay, Grand Bahama, Abaco Inn among others. Each of these destinations is organized and along with fishing you can enjoy sailing as well. There are also a lot of places that you can see in Bahamas and some of the places that you can visit include Zoo and Conversation Center and the Ardastra Gardens. You will definitely have a wonderful time at this exciting island.

Marvelous Melbourne holidays

Friday, June 14th, 2013

Melbourne holidaysMelbourne, the major metropolitan of Australia is also the lifeline of the country. The city is a great tourist hub for many reasons. Some people come here for the beauty, some for the freshness, and some for the food. Visit the place and find your own unique reason. It is an exceptional city for taking pleasure. Here you will find an eclectic mix of a laid back as well as a busy city hub. It is perfect for enjoying the Victorian architecture, the various parks and gardens along with the cultural exhibits.

On your visit to Melbourne, ensure to keep a lot of time in your hand, as the number of attractions that Melbourne has to offer, it surely becomes difficult to cover them all in a short span of time. Being the cultural capital of Australia, it has the finest stalk of theaters, festivals, and top notch restaurants. Include all this in your itinerary to make the most of your time.

Take a trip to the Touchstone Wildlife and Art Museum

Saturday, May 4th, 2013

Touchstone WildlifeThe 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.

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.

The Mediterranean gem: north Cyprus

Sunday, March 25th, 2012

Mediterranean gem, travel to Turkey The self declared state of North Cyprus is recognized by none but Turkey and is also known as the “Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus”. Also commonly referred to as the Mediterranean gem, it is located on the northeastern part of the Cyprus Island. North Cyprus is fast becoming a hot tourist destination for people all over the world. With a wide variety of activities to do and numerous things to see and places to visit, it caters to everyone. One of the greatest attractions of north Cyprus is the “Five finger mountain”. It runs parallel to the north coast and was formed millions of years ago with the total mountain range stretching over 175kms.

Another great attraction of north Cyprus is the “Buffavento Castle”. Buffeted by the winds as the name implies, it stands at an altitude of 3100 feet and is inaccessible. Wildlife includes the green turtle and the loggerhead turtle that are found on the north Cyprus beaches. With flights connecting north Cyprus, it is an easily approachable destination and one that you will cherish for a long time to come.