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.
To explore the eternally beautiful city of Rome is a dream for people across the globe. It holds a charm which makes you want to return to witness its charisma again, and again. Undoubtedly, it is an important spot for tourism in Europe, and has imbibed cosmopolitanism and modernity into its celebrated history.
When it comes to luxury, you can’t imagine some of the wonders on offer till you actually experience them. They happen to be among the best tributes to mankind by mankind. Here is a list of the top 10 luxurious hotels spread across the world offering different kinds of luxury that would often be beyond your wildest dreams.
Nestled high up in the Peruvian Andes is Cusco, the capital of the Inca Empire. Even though most tourists use Cusco as a starting point for their trip to Machu Picchu, the city is well-worth a visit in itself. Lovers of history and architecture will find plenty to keep them occupied at Cusco.
We all need a break from our busy schedules at some point, and what better way to spend your free time than to go on holiday. However, you won’t be able to experience the new sights and sounds unless you have comfortable accommodations. Now, “comfortable” for most people means finding a decent room at budget prices. But for the uber rich, money is no concern. They are more interested in the amenities available at the hotel and the quality of service. And the hotels featured below are offer guests some of the most luxurious services imaginable for the right price:
The Canary Islands in Spain have long been a popular holiday destination, with many heading there to enjoy the year-round sun. But what many tourists don’t know is that every island is different, each with its own sparkling personality. And one of the best-kept secrets of the Canary Islands is Tenerife. Colorful and family-friendly, Tenerife has a little something for everyone, from fancy nightclubs and shopping malls to peaceful fishing communities and parks. Throw some whales and dolphins into the mix, and Tenerife sounds like the perfect Instagram-worthy vacation spot. To truly appreciate all the beauty of this island, however, decent accommodations are a must. Check out a list of the best hotels in Tenerife.
With rapid urbanization, cities have become the most important points of human existence. Sites of the biggest human activities, a country’s prestige depends on the functioning of its cities. Here is a list of the top 10 largest cities in the world in terms of population that showcase the best and the worst of human achievements.
Imagine a scenario when you’ve just missed the last train and are stuck all alone on the streets of Tokyo. What to do? Simple book a sleeping pod at the compact capsule rooms! Capsule hotels are fast becoming a convenient option for most urban dwellers who want a cheap yet comfortable hotel to crash in for the night. An accessible, affordable and practical accommodation, these hotels are quite popular among tourists as well. However, for all its minimalism, capsule hotels can be a unique experience for solo travelers.
Michael Held wrote in his autobiography, “Don’t grow up too quickly, lest you forget how much you love the beach.” There is something about a beach that can bring out the child in you. The waves, the salty smell of water, the conch shells are all meant to make you happy.
Over the years, Dubai has become a city of dreams, and offering almost everything in the world as it does, it is not difficult to see why. So why not live the royal dream for a few days in this city of dreams? Here are the 15 best hotels in the largest city of the UAE where you can get the taste of the life of the kings from the Arabian Nights.
It has long been established that people can be, well, people, and come up with things that are unusual, to say the least. Here are some restaurants which have gone on to become world class mentions not only for the food offered but also for the unique experience they offer. After all, cultures all over the world have established that having food is not just about eating, but also about looking at the world in a particular way. So here is a list of some of the weirdest restaurants which you should definitely pay a visit to when you are nearby.
A honeymoon by the beach is a fantasy as old as romance, and what better way to realize it than by dancing under the stars on the silver beaches in Maldives?