Posts Tagged“travel destinations”

You work hard for your vacation so it only makes sense that you don’t want to spend it standing in lines or battling crowds to get to the next place of interest. There are so many places to visit in this world that aren’t commonly visited by tourists. Here is where to go for a unique holiday in 2017. Colombia Columbia is a beautiful country that has many different things for visitors to explore. Visit the capital city of Bogota and be sure to check out the district of Usequén where you can see traditional architecture, attractions, fabulous restaurants, and…

Mainstream publications sometimes label Iceland heli skiing as “adventure travel”, which could bring to mind arduous logistics and harrowing physical challenges that may not end well. The great news about this adventure is that it’s mainly a state of mind and remarkably easy to access. Iceland is certainly off the beaten path, but it’s still possible to depart from a major airport and be skiing the same afternoon. Adventure in a New Way of Life The heli skiing in Iceland is different from the classic Canadian experience that started the trend. Iceland mountains were formed by volcanic activity, which make…

Let’s get the ball rolling for your next summer holiday by checking out 5 of the best ways for you to find the location of your dream holiday. Somewhere you can relax and enjoy your precious time. Think about the details of what makes the perfect holiday you or your family. Ask yourself what you want to gain – weight from great food? an all-over tan? peace and quiet? adventure and activities? cultural discoveries? 1. Holiday Group Consider who is actually going on the holiday. Are you traveling solo, with a friend and partner, a group or family? Solo travelers…

Island trips are high on the vacation list of travelers around the world. It’s hard not to relax when you’re sitting on the beach in a lounger sipping on a tropical drink watching the waves roll in. In the U.S. travelers spend millions on island vacations. The beach is the top destination for summer vacationers, and not surprisingly, swimming/water sports is one of the top summer vacation activities. Each island offers a unique experience all its own. Some islands in the southern region of the United States are high-energy hot spots that attract visitors from all over the world while…

Mumbai, formerly called Bombay, is a densely populated, bustling city on the West coast of India. Here are some tips to help you plan your trip: Get Your Visa Sorted As always when traveling internationally, the first thing you’ll want to take care of is your visa. Luckily, India is a country that doesn’t ask its visitors to jump through too many hoops. In most cases, you can even get your visa for India. Once your visa is sorted, you’ll feel good, and you’ll be able to focus on the more exciting parts of planning your trip! Book Your Hotel……

When you ask someone about their travel plans, the majority will have a vacation bucket list that they may or may not get to experience. For some, this may include traveling to exotic parts of the world on their own. For others, it means creating a place where you can spend some quality time with your family. For those looking for the latter, there are plenty of great places that are family friendly, so be sure to check out the following five vacations to do as a family. 1. Disney World Obviously, this makes the list. It doesn’t matter how old…

China Travel Outlook 2016

The places we travel, the way we get there, and what we do once we are there is constantly changing. The world tourism outlook for 2016 will be different than previous years. Here are a few things to look for in the coming new year. Maybe you can theme to your list of things to try this 2016. Locations China is hot this year. With a rising middle class and better transportation than ever before, more and more people are visiting Asia’s largest nation. 2016 will be a big year for Chinese tourism with the opening of China’s first Disney park, Shanghai’s…

A lot of us have dreams of retirement being all play and no work. We imagine endless sunny days spending time on our favorite hobbies and with our favorite loved ones. However retirement can also be a daunting thing to think about. Will you have saved enough money? Where will you live? Will retirement be the vacation from life you had hoped it would be? Well you’re in luck. We did our research and found 5 of the cheapest (and coolest!) places to consider for your retirement. So even if your savings aren’t quite where you hoped, you still have…

The continent of Europe is one just waiting to be explored. From France on down to Italy and from Portugal all the way up into Russia there are so many things to see and do. When planning a trip around Europe there are several different options available to you to help you explore the land. Here are a few great ways to explore Europe. Driving Start up your engine, grab an atlas and you are ready to head off on your adventure. When driving across Europe you will find that there are a ton of amazing places to explore wherever…

Ponta Delgada is located on Sao Miguel Island, the largest island in the Azores. It became the capital of the Azores island chains in the 16th century, and thus, you can expect a lot of historical buildings and structures scattered all over the place. Some of these structures, like the Portas de Cidade (a three arched monument in the square) are remains of an earlier structure – in this case, the entrance gates to the city. However, there are still some historical structures that managed to survive until today, as well as some interesting natural wonders that can be enjoyed.…