Holidays in California – 5 of the Lesser Known Places You Must Visit

If you’ve been to California more than once, chances are you have explored most of its well-known tourist destinations. We are talking about the likes of San Francisco, Disneyland, Los Angeles and San Diego. But we all know there is a lot more to California!  We will take you through some of the ‘not-so well-known’ tourist gems of California that surely deserve a visit from you! Hearst Castle While the grand mansions in Malibu are the finest historical attractions in California to explore, there is Hearst Castle in Cambria that has its own historical significance that attracts travellers. Designed by Continue Reading »

5 of the Most Popular Ashrams in India

Aside from diverse historical legacies and overwhelming natural beauty, India is a land popular among travellers who are in pursuit of spirituality, solace and bliss. The country is blessed with many ashrams (a spiritual/religious hermitage), where thousands come to rejuvenate, heal their mind and soul, and discover the undiscovered about body, life and universe. Read on and learn about some of the most popular ashrams of India. The Art of Living Ashram Intern, Bangalore Founded by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar in 1982, the Art of Living ashram is one of the largest humanitarian and educational centres all across the globe. Continue Reading »

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Jordan

Jordan is a land of World Heritage Sites, delightful desert landscapes and friendly towns, several of them fast emerging as red-hot tourist destinations. Here are five specific reasons to book holiday packages to Jordan. Petra – one of the 7 new wonders of the world Located in the south-western desert of Jordan, Petra is a popular historical and archaeological city delighting visitors with its breathtaking splendour and terrific ruins. Also known as “Rose City” due to its structures carved out of sandstones, Petra is one of the most beautiful wonders of the world to discover. Listed a UNESCO World Heritage Continue Reading »

Top-rated 5 Attractions in Mexico

Mexico, with its diverse range of pristine beaches, ancient archaeological sites and beautiful colonial cities, has become one of the world’s most fascinating travel destinations. If you are planning a trip to the country anytime soon, you need to know about some of Mexico’s most famous tourist attractions. Palacio Nacional Palacio Nacional, the National Palace, is a government building dating back to the age of the Aztecs and reflects the rich history of Mexico. Featuring red tezontle facade and designed from a blend of different old materials, it is unsurprisingly a big delight for the history buffs. Inside the building Continue Reading »

8 of the Best Islands in the Maldives

Comprising of over 1,000 coral islands, 26 ring shaped atolls and many tiny islets, the Maldives is the beautiful holiday paradise of the Indian Ocean. Most loved for its beaches, corals, blue lagoons, warm hospitality and a rich cultural charm, this island destination promises spectacular experiences for all. Here is a list of the islands that tourists must visit while on their holidays to Maldives. Malé Famed for its stunning architectural wonders which include old monuments, mosques and contemporary buildings, Malé is the beautiful capital city of the Maldives. Home to some prominent structures and complexes dating back to the Continue Reading »

5 Most Popular Attractions in Chile

Regarded as a natural wonderland as its features some of the most diverse landscapes on the planet, Chile has become a popular tourist spot in South America, primarily among nature lovers and wildlife enthusiasts. From the world’s driest place, the Atacam Desert to the mystifying ancient statues of Easter Island, the country has many exquisite offerings to delight visitors. Here’s a list of a few of them. Easter Island Famed for its 887 extant monumental statues called moai, this Chilean island is one of the most isolated islands on earth lying thousands of miles off the coast, roughly halfway to Continue Reading »

Top World Festivals You Don’t Want To Miss

A celebration is the best window to the culture of a place. But some celebrations and festivals go beyond and actually become an iconic symbol that come to represent that culture and the people. Below is a list of worldwide festivals that are not restricted to a single country or culture but have transcended into global phenomena, tempting all travellers to experience them at least once in their lifetime! Mardi Gras Referred to as ‘Fat Tuesday’, ‘Pancake Tuesday’ and ‘Shrove Tuesday’, Mardi Gras is one of the most celebrated festivals across the world. Characterised by parades and parties, the event Continue Reading »

Visit Top Wineries in South Africa

One of the largest producers of wine in the world, South Africa remains a dream holiday destination for wine lovers. Once you are here, it could be a rewarding experience to tour some of the country’s most famous wineries. Read on to know more. Jordan Wine Estate, Stellenbosch Producing great wines for over 300 years, Jordan Wine Estate is one of the oldest wineries in South Africa. Chameleon Sauvignon Blanc – Chardonnay, Chameleon Rosé, Chameleon Cabernet – Merlot and Chameleon No Added Sulphur Merlot are few of the most popular wines produced here. Also, there’s a restaurant and bakery within Continue Reading »

Singapore Holidays – Top Experiences in the City

A melting pot of diverse cultures and traditions, Singapore is an ideal city break destination in the Fareast. A perfect place for adventure enthusiasts, foodies and cultural explorers, this beautiful city-state boasts an exciting range of things for people to experience and enjoy. Those of you heading to Singapore, here is a list of top things you can explore here. Attractions Iconic colonial buildings, magnificent Chinese shophouses, splendid theme parks, and interesting museums – there is so much to see in the terrific city that sightseers will be spoilt for choice. Gardens by Bay, the Universal Studios, Merlion Park, ArtScience Continue Reading »

5 Natural Wonders in Meghalaya One Must Visit

Known to be the abode of clouds, Meghalaya is a mesmerising tranquil land of rich natural beauty in North East of India. With its looming mountains, captivating caves, cascading waterfalls, rustling pines and fresh air, this beautiful Indian state draws the attention of several nature lovers from across the world. Take a look at the region’s top draws. Ward’s Lake Lying in the heart of the capital city, Shillong, Ward’s Lake is an artificial lake set amidst well-maintained lush botanical garden and bordered with pavement of sand stone and rowed flowerbeds. With cobble-stoned paths, exhilarating water fountains, a bridge and Continue Reading »