This St. Patrick's Day, we are taking you to a city which is boasts of having the densest concentration of historical edifices! If you are a history buff, Valletta is sure to steal your heart! This is the place for you to get away from the noise and take a stroll to admire the forts, monuments, limestone buildings and churches, essentially a walk in the past!
If you are planning a vacation in Japan, you just have to include Osaka in your travel list. There are so many places to see in Osaka, so make sure you don't make a hasty tour. Your family will have innumerable fun things to do in Osaka and life will never be boring while you are visiting the city. Your little ones will have a gala time too as there are plenty of interesting things to do for kids in Osaka.
Are you planning for a peaceful holiday without going through the long and complicated process of securing visas? You can book your holiday this year for the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis this time around and enjoy your vacation in one of the most exotic visa free countries. Check out some of the fun things to do in St. Kitts and Nevis during your trip.
Niyati Dubey, our wonderful and well-traveled contributor is back and this time it is a place she has called home for quite some time- Nairobi! And with the humongous information we got from her on Nairobi, we decided to do an entire series dedicated to this vibrant city. Nairobi dazzles visitors with its beautiful and natural wildlife habitats, stunning attractions and amazing things to do. So, it was but natural for us to cover the wonderful wildlife and national parks of Nairobi in the first edition of the Nairobi Series. Read on to find out the best tourist attractions in Nairobi for the animal lovers.
Nives Cavrić, a well-traveled bubbly blogger promised to give us a piece that would show Croatia in a different light. Well she succeeded at it and how! Join her as she takes us to a wonderful city in the heart of Croatia- the capital city Zagreb!
The world’s smallest sovereign state, Vatican City is a country built on rich history. Apart from being the holiest destination for Roman Catholics worldwide, Vatican City serves as the hub of art and architecture. From St. Peter’s Basilica to Sistine Chapel, the beauty of Vatican will leave you spellbound. A walk amongst the greatest treasures of Vatican is going to give you an other-worldly feel. Every single place and edifice within the city (or should we say country) precincts is impeccably maintained. Whether you are a devout Christian or belong to other religion, this is a destination that everyone must see for its glorification of god and its people alike!
‘Good things come in small packages’ and Belize proves this saying right. Not larger than New Hampshire or Israel, Belize may be small but it is filled with adventure that matches the best in the world and vibrant culture that mesmerizes you. With Mayan ruins peppered throughout the country, the second largest barrier reef in the world, wildlife reserves, cave adventures and picturesque beaches along the Caribbean Sea, it did amaze us when most of the people gave us clueless looks when we mentioned Belize to them! Well to those with no clue about Belize and for those who have been aching to go there, we recommend this place 100%! This Central American country should definitely be on your travel bucket list!
Just because it is winter, does not mean that the world cannot be a hot and sultry experience. We are taking you to a city which chills to sub zeroes during winters but the heat and seduction never leave here! We are talking about the most liberal city in the world- Amsterdam! A place where sex is worshipped, hash browns are on the menu and travelers are always thronging the scene.
When you think about historical cities around the world, we’re sure London would feature near the top of your list. From its most famous sights including the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben, to the lesser known historical places, like ancient Roman ruins and Shakespearean theaters, which are equally fascinating. Join us as we share with you the 10 best historical spots in London that are an absolute must when you are here next time!
Thousands of adventurers and mountaineers throng the Himalayas every year and not all of them come here to challenge Mt. Everest because there is so much more to explore here. Hiking on the Himalayan trails can be best described as therapeutic. There is a sense of serenity about them and calmness that travelers on these roads soak in while negotiating this stunning region in the Indian sub-continent. Here, we bring five trails that define the true Himalayan experience and some of them do not need you to be a mountain climber or an avid trekker.
The mystery and seduction of Middle East come alive in Iran, a country that is perhaps the most unexplored in this region. Slowly, it has woken up to the world and welcoming it with open arms to explore the treasures hidden in the vast sandy desert and snowy mountains. This is our second offering in a series we are doing on this incredible country.Join us on an incredible sea, sand and snow tour of Iran that will leave you speechless.
When you think travel and tourism in Brussels, think chocolates, art museums, heritage sites, beer bars, cafes, restaurants, street art, fashion, music concerts, parks, and the list could be endless! Historically a Dutch-speaking city, French is the dominant language in Brussels today. The city is becoming more multilingual with migrants and expats coming in and giving it a very cosmopolitan vibe. In just about all aspects, you can be spoilt for choice in this city, so we have put together the best of options for you- some really famous and others still waking up to the world!
Move over Shanghai, Beijing and even Macau! China, as vast the country is, has a treasure trough to offer to travelers. This time we collaborated with Asia full of life to get a slice of a lesser known place- Nanjing. This dazzling city has important landmarks from the history of China within its precincts. Though there is a lot to see and experience, our collaborators stuck to six. Yes! these are their best picks....from the most complex architectural castle to a unique bookstore. It is all here!
If it is the rich culture and heritage of India that you want to dig then Jaipur, the Capital city of Rajasthan in India is your destination. This vibrant city is a brilliant amalgam of everything Indian- spectacular palaces, well preserved towering forts, ethnic bazaar, vibrant culture, spicy but absolutely mouth-watering cuisine and a welcoming atmosphere. Here we are giving you top attractions in Jaipur, things to do, places to eat at and just about everything you need to know when packing bags to visit the Pink City of India!
Kolkata, the City of joy does live up to its reputation in every way. It is common to find people here celebrating some occasion perched up on open vehicles all year round. For people who live in or visit this beautiful city, there are quite a number of options. In this article, we will take you on a boat ride around the ghats (river bank) of this city. Then we will explore the famous markets to shop in Kolkata. Even if you are not the shopping-type, the markets in this part of the world are a great way to observe local culture All this excitement is sure to make you hungry, so we will with an insight to the famous street food culture in Kolkata! With this last one we have covered all things to do in Kolkata....and it took three-part series to cover it all and we loved every bit of it!
Thessaloniki, the second largest city in Greece and the capital of Macedonian region, defines Greek history. It is a port city famous for its exotic landscapes, romantic nightscapes, well-maintained architecture, a potpourri of cultures and religions, heritage sites and very friendly people. Here we tell you why this city needs to be on your bucket list. Read on.
This place is in the air this season, thanks to Olympics and this is precisely why we decided to cover this world famous destination. What we found is a treasure trough for the wanderlust in us! We always knew that Rio has this pulsating aura about it yet doing this piece with our activity partner Viator was an eye opener. Rio is a huge city with lush green forests at the edge teeming with wildlife here. In this piece, we are not only giving you a peek into top things to do in Rio but also the best tours available for the travellers who come here!
Yes you heard it right- we are talking about world’s smallest active volcano and perhaps the most complex one too. And to top it all it is a geological wonder! Imagine a volcano within a lake within a volcano within a lake! Complex YES…… Beautiful? Stunningly So!!
When it comes to Europe, most of the travelers and tourists never look beyond Rome, London, Paris, Istanbul, Prague and similar popular destinations. Well it is time for a change and I am taking you on a discovery of a new experience at Bucharest. Glimpses of must-see spots within the city, great places to have a conversation over drinks, party places, landmarks of Bucharest and information on how to get to each of these twelve destinations- I am giving it all away as you read on so prepare your backpacks and let’s go. And before we start DO NOT FORGET to watch the awesome video of Bucharest in the end!
Papua New Guinea (PNG) is a delightful experience for travelers who are looking for a lot of adventure in a rustic setting. Vast dense jungles, pristine beaches, rich wild life, lofty mountain peaks at over 13,000 feet and a whole lot of local potpourri to immerse in! So here are our top picks on places to explore and activities to do that will give you a true local flavor and a glimpse of this absolutely mystifying place!