A thrilling tour to Mauritius!!

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

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

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.

The best packing tips

September 5th, 2013

packing tipsAre you about to set off for a holiday anytime soon? That’s amazing- holidays always promise great experiences unforgettable memories and of course, a very refreshed mind. However, you must take care to ensure a proper holiday packing to confirm a hassle free vacation. In case you want suggestions follow the article below.
Let’s start with the bags. If you want to enjoy a hassle free sojourn, you must be strict about your number of bags. If you are going alone, one big suitcase is enough along with 2 small handbags- one for food and other for personal essentials.

• Be careful about the clothing and shoes. If you are going out in a mountainous area, it’s needless to mention that you would need warm clothes and long boots. Shorts and casual tops are perfect for beachwear. When it comes to shoes, sneaker would be fine along with a pair of sandals.
• Then, yes, don’t forget to carry the necessary personal essentials like sunglass, lotions and toiletries.
• You must not forget to carry a map on the place of visit. You might be touring with a guide but a map study on your own will enable you to understand the place better.
• Get something for entertainment in your free time. If books are taking up a lot of space, count on Kindle. If you want a minimalist packing, just pack up the laptop- however, don’t forget to stuff it up with your favorite movies and tracks beforehand.
• You have to carry a small first aid box and some medicines as well. Request your physician on the medicines to take along.
• The other packing essentials include pocket-knife, scissors, rope, torch and of course, the camera. Its best if you can proceed with a draft of items to be packed before you actually set out to pack.

Enjoying a family vacation in the Bahamas

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.

What not to miss on your Laos vacation?

June 24th, 2013

Holiday in Laos, travel destinationLaos is a landlocked mountainous country in South Eastern Asia enriched with many heritage sites, Buddhist temples and plenty of other attractions. A Laos tour is always memorable and here is a list of attractions which you must not miss out on the trip.

Luang Prabang, the archaic Laos city is a must visit here which is also declared as a World Heritage Spot by UNESCO. The little town, surrounded by the majestic mountains and cascading waterfalls is said to be the hub of Laotian culture featuring 33 temples. Then you have Pha That Luang, the significant most monument of the region. T5he famous Buddha stupa features several terraces each of which represents varied stages of the Buddhist enlightenment.

Vang Vieng, the beautiful riverside town of Laos is appreciated for its trendy hospitality. The town is well packed with many great restaurants, bars, internet cafes & guest houses. However, the major attraction of the place is its very dramatic Karst-hill stretch

Marvelous Melbourne holidays

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.

Top three romantic destinations for your honeymoon

June 4th, 2013

romantic destinationsHoneymoon is that special trip after the marriage where the newly married couple knows each other and a bond of love is created. While deciding up of the trip you must select the perfect romantic destination. Here is the list of three best destinations known for the warmth it offers to the couple of all ages.

  • Paris is also known as the city of love. This place with its historical monuments and great atmosphere is a perfect destination for any couple visiting the place. The kiss near the Eifel tower is a dream for many couples as described in various novels.
  • Venice is a city on water. The magical boat ride makes it more romantic and this historical city is the place where many couples find love in a new way. The silent water movement right under your room is sure to create a romantic environment in your room.
  • Switzerland is for those couples who find adventure and hills a lot. The famous Alps will surely take your breath away and the winter sports will give you an excellent experience to enjoy with your mate.

So select the best destination for your honeymoon so that you can the best trip with your partner.

Take a trip to the Touchstone Wildlife and Art Museum

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.

The biosphere of Montréal: through fire and ice

April 25th, 2013

biosphere of Montréal, travel tipsThe 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.