Brilliant colors and blazing lights in perpetual motion, dancing, swirling, changing shades every passing moment- no amount of fireworks can compete with this show of nature! That’s the Aurora Borealis for you – the greatest show on Earth. It is one of those rare jaw-dropping sights that you have to see for yourself to believe. Winters are usually the ideal time to catch this spectacular light show.
One usually associates Amsterdam with warm coffee shops, intricate canals, and cobbled streets. However, the city is so much more than the stereotypical art galleries and its much famed rustic charms. Over the years, the city has grown into a modern space that is walking abreast with the changing times without compromising on its cultural heritage.
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Running for the hills might seem like a good idea at first, but not everyone is cut out for the primitive life. Up there in the mountains, you are completely at the mercy of nature. You are cut off from civilization, bereft of even the simplest of luxuries like clean water and electricity.
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Imagine staying up late, all snuggled up with your partner under the covers, being lulled to sleep by the gentle chirruping of crickets outside. There’s a nip in the air, there are mountains surrounding your abode, and you don’t have to wake up for office next morning.
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Though increasingly taking a backseat as a medium for speedy travel, trains continue being the transport mode for the middle-class traveler and won’t go extinct anytime soon. An invention just around 400 years old, people across cultures have been fascinated by them and built tributes to them by constructing beautiful terminals for them. Read on to know about the world’s 15 most beautiful stations.
Five-star luxury hotels and generic beachside resorts are a thing of the past. The millennial traveler is tech-savvy and extremely picky. He is no longer satisfied with a lodging space that is just “homely” or “comfy”.
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The earth is a vast place with many unexplored areas. As someone with an explorer spirit, you might love to venture out into the unknown and experience an adventure every now and then.
We’ve all seen our fair share of elite hotels and five-star resorts. These modern accommodations offer guests an escape from their everyday life into the lap of luxury. However, nothing can quite match the elegance of an actual castle when it comes to pampering guests with the ultimate vacationing experience.
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The Blue Lagoon is a geothermal spa and one of the most visited tourist attractions in Iceland. Starting in 1976 as a wastewater deposit from the adjoining geothermal plant, it has an amazing and amusing history.
Imagine a space that is customized solely for you. The suite is comfy, compact, and cut off from the chaos of cities. That is every introvert’s dream! Yes, Capsule hotels are a thing people, and apparently pretty popular among solo travelers especially in China. You’d find these individual pods all over the city. They range from hostel like lodging to plastic tubs in sci-fi settings!
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The restaurant business has been booming in recent years and simply serving good food will not be sufficient for success in this industry anymore. In a bid to outdo each other, restaurateurs have been coming up with creative concepts to offer customers a truly “fine” dining experience. The most recent happens to be sophisticated restaurants located at sky-high altitudes with aesthetically-pleasing decor that allow you to enjoy gourmet cuisine, away from the hullabaloo of the city, with a breathtaking view.
Over the years, lodging spaces have evolved drastically from generic bedrooms to unconventional accommodations. Today, you’ll find hotels in the unlikeliest of places – in caves, upon trees, inside igloos and now even on airplanes. Hotels and airplanes are a lot more common than we care to admit.
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Santorini is the Thera of the classics, an island in the southern AegeanSea. It is the southernmost Cycladean island where a volcano wiped out the earliest settlements on the area. The resulting caldera is not the only attraction though as it is the Mediterranean society that makes Santorini what it is.
Some hotels proudly flaunt their oversized rooms, and some boast about the spacious balconies with mesmerizing views of the city. It’s almost surprising, then, that for an equally popular hotel in Japan, the USP is ‘only so much space as you practically need’!
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Ireland continues to attract visitors from far and wide with its temperate weather, friendly people, scenic landscapes, and of course, whiskey. Apart from its natural beauty, the country is home to some of the oldest and most historically rich castles in the world. Even better, quite a few of them offer accommodations to visitors to live in an actual castle!
Why a tour agent if one has the right travel app? Whether it be travelling with your partner or going solo, using the right travel app would ensure not only a trouble-free and adventurous trip but would also save A LOT of money in the process. Over the last few years, zillions of travel apps tailor-made for specific needs have entered the market. Below is a list of the 10 best ones you need absolutely need to consider before planning your next trip.
Take a break from your life and plan a trip to the stunning castle resorts of Ireland. Ballyseede Castle in Ireland combines the best of history and luxury, offering guests the perfect retreat into their happily ever after.
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Are you looking for a break? Do you want to escape reality for a while and just bask in solitude? Well, we got the perfect place for you. Somewhere between managing careers and taking care of the kids, the romance and passion fizz out from marriages leaving behind nothing but monotony and stagnancy.
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A visit to Paris, without ever seeing the Eiffel Tower, is a travesty of the worst kind. Ever since it was revealed to the public eye all the way back in the 19th century, this man-made wonder has seen visitors from all over the globe, all of them marveling at this gigantic stature that allows everybody to see Paris from atop.
Lose yourself in the relaxing rocking rhythm of the ocean. Experience it all on the luxurious cabins of the Guntû floating hotel. Fascinated already? Read on to know more about this amazing hotel and reasons why Guntû should be on your bucket list this holiday season.
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