Best Known Tourist Attractions in Kandy, Sri Lanka

Established by Vikramabahu III of Gampola during his reign, Kandy is an ancient Sri Lankan city. Located in the south central part of the island, the city features some of the ancient Buddhist temples and shrines dating back to 18th century. Designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1988, Kandy is an apt destination to explore Buddhist culture and tradition. Here are some of the most well-known tourist attractions of the city. Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic Located close to Udawattakele Sanctuary, The Temple of Sacred Tooth Relic is one of the most prominent shrines in Sri Lanka. Continue Reading »

Enjoy Top Travel Experiences on Holidays to Bali

Bali, an Indonesian island, is one of the most beautiful places in the Far East and people travel here from different parts of the world to experience the adventures that this place has to offer. Besides being a spectacular coastal location for a splendid holiday, Bali is one of the places where you can indulge in a number of fun and interesting things every single day. Have a look at what Bali has in store for you! Into the wild Bali offers amazing opportunities for exploring wildlife. There are a number of zoos and national parks here where you can Continue Reading »

Singapore’s Best Festivals and Celebrations

Home to numerous tribes and ethnic groups, Singapore’s event calendar is packed with celebrations and festivals. It is these festivities and celebrations that allow visitors to experience the rich culture and the way of life here. For those of you looking to enjoy these festivities, here is the list. Thaipusam Thaipusam is a popular Hindu festival. Generally lasting for 2 days, the holiday is celebrated in honour of Lord Subramaniam (also known as Lord Murugan) who represents power and is considered the destroyer of evil. On the festival eve a royal chariot procession starts from Sri Thendayuthapani Temple up till Continue Reading »

5 Reasons Everyone Loves San Diego!

A golfer’s haven, a surfer’s dream and a nature-lover’s paradise, San Diego lures with its perfect weather and the promise of a holiday of a lifetime. Why else do you think Bill Gates, the richest man in the world for quite some time now, chose to own a couple of homes here? He even gifted a 229 acre equestrian estate in the city to his daughter! Looking for more reasons to visit San Diego? We’ll give you five. Breathtaking Beaches Surfing, swimming and sunsets – count on San Diego for some of your finest memories of all three. The city Continue Reading »

Shopping in Dubai – Check out Some of the Most Popular Souks in the Emirate!

Shopping in Dubai can be best enjoyed at one of those traditional souks and shopping complexes spread across the city, offering a flavour of authentic Arabic culture along with a wide range of products from across the region. For those of you hunting for a unique shopping experience, here is a list of some of the most popular souks in Dubai! Gold Souk For most people in the world, Dubai is the city of gold! Located in the heart of Deira, Gold Souk is Dubai’s most famous and visited souk. The popular market comprises of over 3000 gold merchants and Continue Reading »

A Layover Can Be Great Fun At These Airports!

If reading a book to kill time is not your piece of cake, a long layover can be a tedious exercise. This is the last thing you want when out on a leisure tour for fun. That’s why it is desirable to plan a tour while you are “in-transit” to your destination. You need to learn about the amusements and tours that are offered at the airport where you will be in for a long layover. Some airports offer a free city tour to its major attractions. Let’s learn about some airports that offer the best layover experience in the Continue Reading »

Holidays in India 2017 – Upcoming Festivals in February and March

India, the land of varied cultures, traditions and beliefs, hosts numerous festivals and events during the spring season (February to April). For travellers who are arriving in the country in February-March, here are some of the most popular festivals which they can be a part of! Maha Shivaratri Maha Shivaratri is a major Hindu festival observed in the honour of Lord Shiva – the Destroyer or Transformer. Merrymaking begins at dawn and continues till late night. Temples are decorated with lights, and devotees offer night long prayers to the lord. Ujjain, one of the largest cities in the Indian state Continue Reading »

Adelaide Fringe 2017 is Here, Get Ready to Explore and Enjoy!

South Australia’s cosmopolitan coastal capital, Adelaide is all set to host to the Adelaide Fringe Festival – the biggest annual arts festival in Southern Hemisphere. In the festival, well-known artists from around the world take part and perform at multiple venues. The essential details regarding the Adelaide Fringe 2017 have been shared below: Date 17th February to 19th March Venues Adelaide Fringe Festival takes place at over 400 venues across Adelaide’s CBD and suburbs. The regional centre of Port Augusta for Desert Fringe, Fringe in Mount Gambier and Fringe in Whyalla hosts it too. How to Get the Tickets The Continue Reading »

A Look at Some of the Reasons Why You Should Visit Malaysia

Malaysia is one of the most enchanting holiday destinations in the Fareast. The country has a vibrant atmosphere and thrives on its unrivalled amalgamation of the modern ideas and traditional ethos. As a tourist, there is a lot you can do in the country; here is just a fleeting overview of it all. Malay Food The Malaysian cuisine is predominated by seafood and rice. This is the staple food of the locals and there are a number of variations of the same that you can try while you are holidaying in the country. Nasi Lemak (rice dish cooked in coconut Continue Reading »

Celebrate the St. Patrick’s Day in Chicago!

St. Patrick’s Day, held on 17th March, is one of the most popular religious festivals celebrated in the United States. The occasion marks the death anniversary of the foremost patron saint of Ireland, St. Patrick. While several American cities host terrific festivities on the day, Chicago celebrates the festival with greater zeal and enthusiasm. Read on to know more about this international festival and how it is celebrated in the “Windy City”! About the Festival St. Patrick’s Day is held on 17th of March every year. Also known as ‘Day of the Festival of the Patrick’, the festival is celebrated Continue Reading »