Remember those beautiful old movies with characters traveling in beautiful and luxurious trains with an outstanding view from their suits? Only a famous film adaptation of Agatha Christie’s “Murder on the Orient Express” alone is worth a million mentions.
Imagine the cobbled medieval streets, decorated with hundreds of luminous Christmas lights; aroma of freshly brewed mulled wine; decorative deer, nutcrackers and Santa Clauses looking out from the shop windows and cafes and, of course, fluffy snowflakes spinning in the air to the holiday music.
Sky-high building, apartments, shopping centers and flyovers are a common sight in most modern metro cities. However, every once in a while, we come across a building that towers over everything else.
So, what makes a country rich? The GDP, i.e. the gross domestic product and the per capita income are the two fundamental criteria taken to calculate the economic prosperity of a nation. Let us look at the top 20 richest countries in the world in 2018 ranked in order of their per capita income.
Okay, let’s be clear: free hotels do not exist. But the hotel’s “free accommodation” does! If you are doing a lot of traveling, scoring another free hotel stay in one of your favorite hotel chains will not only reduce the expenses for your trip but remain a pleasant bonus.
While there are the Oscars, Emmys, Grammys and other prestigious awards just waiting to be whisked away by the best of the best in the coveted entertainment industry, there are also awards specially designated for airways.
Let your mind drift to the most exotic locations around the world. From tropical rainforests to snowy mountain retreats – there is no dearth of travel destinations around the world. Here is a list of 25 such best places to travelin the world where you can spend your leisure days and rejuvenate.
The famous writer Agatha Christie said that life during a journey is a dream in its purest form. However, as it often happens, without money one cannot bring this dream to a reality. So what if one can combine traveling and job together to get an unforgettable mix of emotions for a minimal price?
We rarely pay attention to staircases and consider them just as a part of our road or building. But the truth is, some ladders can leave as bright memories as those places to which they lead. And when it comes to world’s scariest ladders, not everyone would dare to make it through without the nerves of steel.
The Earth is our home and we love it. We can never get bored of its beauty and all the things it offers us. However, the Earth can be a mysterious and scary place too. For many years, places such as the Bermuda Triangle have kept people wondering what it is that makes it so inexplicable, dangerous, scary, and fascinating – all at the same time.
Time travel has been one of the most popular tropes in contemporary science fiction ever since H.G. Wells’ The Time Machine was published. Once considered a trivial category of pulp literature meant only for children who could not tell the difference between science and wishful thinking, the genre has since managed to carve out a niche readership for itself.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Hotels can be found everywhere – trees, mountains, under the sea, and now even under the ground. And this is nothing new. You would be surprised to know that many of them have been around for half a century. Nowadays, they come in a wide range of styles and budgets.