By cooldude | December 10, 2013
Taiwan is regarded as one of the most industrialized and economically prosperous countries. Located in the South East Asia, this region is better and officially known as Republic of China. It is one of the leading countries when it comes to technology. Hence it attracts millions of tourists from all over the world throughout the year. Some of the best places to visit in Taiwan are:
a) Taipei 101: It was before Burj Khalifa in Dubai that Taiwan had the tallest tower in the world. This tower known as Taipei 101 has the honour of having the Leadership in Energy and Environment Design Platinum certification. All the tourist packages offered by renowned operators make sure that you do visit this architectural marvel. Tour to Taiwan is incomplete without the visit to Taipei 101.
b) Speed Rails: Speed metro rails make it faster to travel from one part of the place to the other. You can be free from the traffic on the road. The metro rails are super fast here of about 300 km/hour. They are always on time and hence this place is very tourist friendly.
c) Bunun dance: Like very country has its own traditional dance, Taiwanese people have bunun as their traditional folk dance. This dance symbolizes cultural independence and it had originated from the aborigines of Taiwan. The holiday packages offered in Taiwan lets the tourist get the taste of its culture.
d) National Concert Hall and Museum: This is the main cultural spot with all the orchestra, theater and art galleries. There is a cultural duality with Chinese and Taiwanese culture mixed together. There are Chinese artifacts; and jade stones.
e) Cuisine: The cuisine is very famous for the variety of food that it offers. The delicacies are Fenchihu, nantou and pork geng.
By cooldude | December 6, 2013
Egypt is a land of some of the most charming and glorious monuments, activities and past attractions in the world. Almost all the attractive spots are located around Nile River. Egypt is full of attractive sites such as pyramids, Luxor, red sea, etc.
Pyramid- They are the tombs that were constructed for pharos and their queens to cover them. These pyramids belong to the old and middle kingdom. These are considered as one of the wonders of the world. These pyramids took centuries to be constructed. The great pyramid of Giza is the chief of all the pyramids.
Luxor- It is measured as the top destination travel in Egypt. It is an open museum with well conserved monuments. It exhibits exclusive and unmatched artifacts that are not possible to found in this earth. The favorite tourist hot spot is covered by various monuments and temples.
Sham el sheikh- It is another charming city of Egypt and is located on the southern end of Sinai Peninsula. It is one of the most exceptional diving spots in the globe. Its clear crystal water and sandy beaches will please your eyes. This place is well known for its series of sulphur springs and it is known that it can cure skin disease and rheumatic disorders. This exceptional site is located to the right of the three conserved parks Ras Mohammed Natural Protected Park, St.Katherine National Park and Nabs protected area.
Abu simbel- It is one of the most remarkable and archeological site of Egypt. It is a fraction of UNESCO world heritage site of Nubien Monuments. This is a place of two temples that are engraved out of sandstone cliffs. The great temple of Ramses II exhibits a four seated statue of Ramses II with three other gods.
You cannot miss the captivating site known as city of dead. Here you will find interesting pyramids.
By cooldude | November 17, 2013
A trip to Las Vegas is definitely a dream come true opportunity to you. As a matter of fact, you must count this particular trip to be a jaunt into one of the most spectacular places on earth. Every moment of the trip is going to be a special gift for you. You are definitely going to relish every moment of it for sure. So are you willing to know some interesting details about this exciting trip? Well, then here is a discussion for your kind read through? You can consider as a practical tour guide to you.
• Have an itinerary in mind- Before you are actually going to hit the roads in Las Vegas you should make it a point that you are going to have an itinerary in mind. It is pretty important on your part. So be very meticulous in this aspect.
• Do take power nap- You should know that you are actually going to indulge in some long lasting tours. So make it a point that you are going to remain fresh and alive all throughout the tour. How on earth are you going to do that? It is simple actually. Do take power nap. You bet that it is going to help.
• Check out the free shows- while trotting the streets of Las Vegas you can do something really interesting. You can make it a point that you are going to check out the street shows. These are for free and these are great fun.
You can consider a trip to Las Vegas as a lifetime opportunity for you. As you tend to get involved with this kind of proposition you take a big step. You should know that it is going to be biggest jaunt of your life. So treat this trip especially. Do visit Las Vegas and enjoy a journey of a life time
By cooldude | November 9, 2013
Valencia is one of the most frequented destinations for any tourist aspiring for a great Spanish holiday. The beautiful city is one of the most significant and biggest of Spanish cities, situated in Valencia region at eastern Spain. Valencia has always managed to thrill her visitors with a wealth of attractions and here is a brief on some of them.
You will love the Valencia beaches and two of the most exciting of these are Cabiñal-Areanas and La Malvarrosa. Both of them allow the visitors to indulge themselves in a wide range of antics such as swimming, sun bathing, rollerblading etc.- the best time to enjoy these beaches is from April to October. If you are planning for relaxation and tranquility amidst a breathtaking scenic view, Pinedo beach is the destination for you. Pinedo is a sure delight with its golden dunes & rich vegetation that presents you the perfect ambience to relish after your long busy months. The beach also allows to take part in different aquatic adventures like wind surfing, sailing, yachting and dinghy sailing.
You should not miss out on Valencia countryside as well. Embellished with beautiful mountains, gorges, canyons and hot springs, the countryside shines just like the jewel of eastern Spain. The hot springs, especially, are one of major tourist draws here and these keep on steaming at 770 all through the year. These springs are in a beautiful lagoon where one can opt for snorkeling and swimming,
Don’t forget to check out on Bellas Artes Museum. It’s one of the most celebrated museums across Spain where you find the rich Spanish culture and history coming together, manifested by iconic Spaniard artists from 16th century– such as Luca Giorand, Juan Leal, Alanso Cano, Augustin Esteve and Thomas Yepes. The museum hosts not only paintings but artifacts & sculptures as well.
By cooldude | November 1, 2013
The article here tells you about the paradise places for ultimate shopaholics, especially those who totally believe in the 4 magical words- Shop Till You Drop. Shopping is like a healing therapy for those who love shopping and can go on shopping forever. The places mentioned in this article are like heaven for these people. These have become mesmerizing tourist destinations not only for the kind of places they are but for the charm they create for shopping.
Known for its exotic traditional jewellery this place attracts tourists from around the globe every month of the year. This island country has a number of designer boutiques and shopping malls overflowing with famous brands making it even more attractive to the shopaholics.
This Middle Eastern city is filled with the joys of shopping. With top brands like Prada, Gucci, YSL, Louis Vuitton and many more this city is sure handling its business well enough and making profits at a very high rate. The electronics from top brands are also available here making Dubai an even more famous and sought after tourist destination. ‘Sheeshas’ are the famous handmade Arabian souvenirs quite famous among the shopaholic tourists visiting this city.
The French capital is capable to cater to any need of the person. Whether it is clothes or shoes or handbags this city has it all and a very amazing collection not to mention. This shopper’s paradise is one of the ultimate shopping destinations. World class perfume scents are also available here.
Dotted with the most amazing flea markets and wonderful boutiques open to all kinds of bargaining, Tokyo is not left too far behind as far as shopping is concerned. It is a hub for every kind of gizmos and gadgets too at affordable and bargain able prices.
By cooldude | October 25, 2013
If you want to visit one of the most interesting and exciting countries in the world Jordan is the place for you to be in. Not only does it have a very rich culture but it has many historical significances as well as the natural scenic beauty. Dead Sea is one of the major tourist attractions at Jordan not only among the locals from the country but people from all around the globe come to visit this country because of the lake. The sea is a lake surrounded by the west bank Jordan and Israel.
One of the very uncommon things about this lake is that Inspite of it being a lake which clearly means it is inland water, it is salty to taste. There is no life in or around these waters because of its very high salinity and mineral content. No plant growth or water animal gives it a very deserted feeling resulting in the name ‘dead sea’. But every con has a pro to substitute it for. The waters of the Dead Sea have very unnaturally high healing powers. Any skin disease or rheumatic conditioned patient will feel comforted in this water. The mud too has healing properties of its own thus making this lake and the place a wonder and a major tourist attraction; one of its kind.
With mind blowing scenery around the lake and perfect weather to match up with it, Dead Sea is one of the ideal international tourist destination. One unbelievable thing about its waters is that you will never drown in it scientific reasons obviously apply here- very high salinity. There are monasteries for pilgrims who come here specially to get baptized and hot water springs for tourists who have come here for relaxing thus making this place an ideal destination for holiday.
By cooldude | October 13, 2013
Singapore as we know it is a wonderful place situated in the southeast part of Asia. It is slowly becoming the top choice for holiday destination all around the globe. If you have a tight budget then you can plan your trip accordingly and if you have a grand budget then too Singapore still stays there as a viable option. This country gives us a brilliant travel experience, one with bewildering shopping, intoxicating nightlife and unparalleled sightseeing. Singapore has a diverse and rich culture and cosmopolitan atmosphere is gaining fame day by day all around the world as a varied and vastly populated and famous holiday spot.
Once you’re there in Singapore there are a lot of amazing things to look out for and do. This place is such that it can be visited with family, with your partner for a romantic holiday or with your adventure friends wanting some more adventure. Singapore gives it all to everyone. People who are interested in history can go to the museums and check out the pieces and collection there. Some of the famous places with history in them being- The National Museum, Singapore Art Museum, Asian civilisation Museum and many more. For people not so much interested in history there are a handful of other things too involve yourself with. Singapore is overflowing with places like fun parks, dolphin lagoons and botanical gardens.
As for other things, if you want to experience china and their culture then there is this place called china town where you feel like you’ve just walked inside china. There is this place which gives you the complete feeling of being in India too. This feel comes with the shops of spices, fortune tellers, jasmine flowers and Hindu temples located here.
One place you definitely should visit when in Singapore is the Sentosa islands.
By cooldude | October 5, 2013
In order to enjoy the true beauty of nature you must visit the hill stations located in India. The hill stations in this country are mesmerizingly beautiful and turn out to be a paradise for those who love travelling and nature. If you want a break from your hectic life and want to undertake an adventure trip then you must visit one of the hill stations situated in India. You will be able to enjoy your trip to any of the hill station without any worry because the trip will be safe as well as affordable. Here is a list of the famous hill stations in India. Select any one from this list and plan your hill station trip.
• Shimla: This capital city of Himachal Pradesh is surrounded on all sides with green meadows, blissful climate and snow-covered mountains. Shimla is a perfect place for adventure sport lovers.
• Darjeeling: In this hill station you will witness a perfect blend of green forests, picturesque beauty and lavish hills. Darjeeling is located in the state of West Bengal and one can see the stunning sights of Mount Kanchenjunga from this town. You must take the toy-train ride to roam around the town.
• Manali: Another hill station situated in Himachal Pradesh is Manali. It is a very popular honeymoon destination.
• Munnar: Located in Kerala, Munnar has beautiful woods, exotic fauna and flora, winding lanes and misty hills to offer to the tourists.
• Nainital: This is most startling and compelling hill station located in Uttarakhand. Nainital is called the lake city of Uttarakhand and this hill station is surrounded by gorgeous mountains.
• Mussoorie: Mussoorie is famous not only among nature lovers but also the honeymooners.
• Srinagar: Srinagar is a delight for the tourists because of the relaxing houseboats and lovely lakes found here.
By cooldude | September 21, 2013
Are you planning a vacation soon but worried about the soaring flight fares? Well, it’s true that flight fares have got really expensive today but there are ways how you can actually land up with some fantastic cheap deals. The flight occupies a fair share of your travel budget and a cut down here would mean an amazing budget-friendly tour for you. The article here is a short brief on how to find affordable deals on flights.
First of all, you must know that flight fares rise the most during the peak season. Thus, you will have some really expensive deals during Christmas, New Year, Easter or some special carnival that draw in a huge number of tourists from all over. Thus one of the best ways to assure cheap flight deals is to plan your holiday in the off season. As the off-season implies lack of traveling, the airlines lower down the cost on fares and a reservation this time can get some excellent savings. Another great way to find affordable deals is early reservation. Yes, in most of the cases, the airlines are ready to offer amazing discounts if you book at least 3 months earlier.
On one hand you have early booking fetching you cheap deals, on another hand you have the coveted last minute deals. Actually, the airlines come up with very low flight deals at the last moment if the passenger seats are staring empty. The affordable deals at the last moment save the airlines from the agony of flying a vacant plane. Besides, you should mind the days while looking for the cheap deal. It’s especially vital if you are planning a shirt tour. Always remember that weekends (Friday-Sunday) will come up with expensive deals while the other days (from Monday-Thursday) can offer cheaper deals.
By cooldude | September 14, 2013
A visit to Jordan gives you the opportunity to explore the most interesting country in the world which is packed with ancient history, mesmerizing natural wonders and fascinating culture. When you do plan for a holiday in Jordan, you must make it a point to visit Dead Sea as it is one of the most well-known tourist destinations in Jordan. It is basically a lake surrounded by West Bank, Israel and Jordan. Dead Sea is popular not only among the international visitors but also among the local inhabitants of Jordan.
The water present in the Dead Sea contains very high quantity mineral and salt content because of which no plant or marine animal can survive in it. Due to this the lake is called Dead Sea. However, the water of Dead Sea has many healing properties. If you are suffering from some rheumatic conditions or skin problems then you can surely find relief in the waters of Dead Sea. The mud also has healing features along with the water.
When you visit Dead Sea and get into the water, you will actually be able to sit upright or float in the water because of the large content of salt. The climatic conditions of the region are also perfect which makes it an ideal holiday destination. The sights around the lake are stunning and enchanting.
Many tourists undertake a pilgrimage to the Dead Sea in order to get themselves baptized in the waters of River Jordan. There are many monasteries located here and you can stop by the Ma’in Hot Springs to get refreshed for a day or two.
You can get hold of good quality resorts and hotels in the region. There are luxury resorts as well as the budget-friendly ones situated here. You have to pick the resort or hotel that will suit your budget.