Archive for the ‘Travel Experience’

  • Travel : The Journey of India
    Travel : The Journey of India
    The International Kite Festival is a major event of the Gujarat Tourism Department and this year the state of Gujarat has decided to do more to attract tourists. The department has organized a Kite Festival not only in Gujarat but also in Mumbai and Delhi too. This was on January 7 and there were around 100 kite enthusiasts from many countries like Ukraine, china, Italy, Switzerland, Cambodia, Spain , UK, Netherlands, South Korea and Malaysia. These people from these countries would then visit Gujarat for the seven kite festivals that are going to be held here with the event concluding on January 13 at Ahmedabad. The message given to all the participants and the tourists is “Chalo Gujarat” meaning “Let us go to Gujarat.” Around five million tourists have visited Gujarat in the last two years, and the government  [...]
    Posted at January 17th, 2013 at 02:01 am
  • Pleasures in the Estancias in the Pampas
    Pleasures in the Estancias in the Pampas
    Enjoy the beautiful land of Argentina and bask in the pleasures of the Pampas here. This is lovely vast stretch of verdant expanse is where the country grazes most of the cattle in this part of the world. The Gauchos are very frequently seen in the pampas and they are the equivalent of cowboys of the West. These gauchos work in the ranches or the estancias which are found scattered all over the Pampas regions of Argentina. These estancias are all open for all tourists to admire and enjoy. They have some of the best 19th century homes in this part of Argentina and tourists love to spend some relaxed nights here. The Pampas is a lovely stretch of grasslands that are found here lying around 600 km from the Buenos Aires city. To live in an estancia here, the tourist waits a lot and is really excited eventually when he does make it to  [...]
    Posted at November 24th, 2012 at 01:11 am
  • Gourmets Delights in Kolkata
    Gourmets Delights in Kolkata
    India is a land of traditional cuisine and Indian cuisine has been an intrigue and of great interest to all tourists coming to this part of the world. Come to this country and enjoy the pleasures of the best kind of gourmand delights. Eastern India has always been a region with the most delicious kind of culinary fare and it is very enchanting to see how over the years the region has come up with the most palatable cuisine here. Kolkata the city of joy, is the gourmet capital of the eastern part of India. People of Kolkata are very experimentative about food, and it has been seen that on an average, people of Kolkata spend half of thier income on quality food. So it is no wonder that the Kolkata have a very sublime taste and they enjoy the finer aspects of life and this extends to the art of fine dining also. The city in its three  [...]
    Posted at February 28th, 2012 at 02:02 am
  • Ajmer Sharif
    Ajmer Sharif
    “Ajmer Sharif” – The place rung a faint familiarity in my mind when I heard it for the first time. A much awaited vacation was in tow and I knew that I have to hunt down for off beat places to visit and unwind from my cluttered schedule. The next thing I found my self doing was doing a google search for Ajmer Sharif. With the images poping up instantly, the one taken in dark caught my attention and a picture was etched in my mind. I knew I am visiting this place. I, being an avid traveler, behold a very rich place for history and architecture embezzled with a touch of literature in my heart. When I read about this place, the quote by Hazrat Khawaja Moinuddin Hasan caught my eye and I was bowled over by the simple wisdom it dripped. Visiting such a great soul’s abode had to give me the peace of mind I was so desperately seeking. I  [...]
    Posted at June 2nd, 2011 at 12:06 am
  • Travel Well Travel Worthy – Know How
    Travel Well Travel Worthy – Know How
    So you have decided on going on a journey and setting out for travel? But have you ever thought that travel could be made more fun with making it more worthwhile ? Now how do you do that? How do we make sure that we not only travel and have pleasure but also make use of it? I have come upon a strategy to make each and every travel of mine pleasurable, memorable and worthwhile. First of all, the point that needs to be pondered on is exactly where to travel and how. It is not needed that one has to travel to far off distances to take a break. Before planning we need to understand exactly why we have to travel. If it is just for a weekend break that we are wanting to travel then a nearby destination would be sufficient. If the nearby destination is accessible without having to book tickets etc then the easier way out is to have a vehicle  [...]
    Posted at May 24th, 2011 at 04:05 am
  • Tips for cruise trips
    Tips for cruise trips
    The cruise trips are outstanding as you ride on the waves with a world of amenities that you get in a hotel. It is much different from moving in catamaran of a simple boat. But there are several mistakes people commit while selecting a cruise. In most of the cases, people seem more interested in the destination rather than on the cruise. The quality of the ship thus offered has least chance of being good and even it if it found good then you are really lucky. But hinging on luck cannot be a standard means to find a cruise and paying heed to the cruise quality will open up the variety of cruises that are offered to the travelers. The cruises vary greatly in terms of the atmosphere and amenities purveyed to their travelers. Some of them have party bird style while others are too shabby. The first task of booking a cruise journey is  [...]
    Posted at May 16th, 2011 at 12:05 am
  • Tips for traveling with pets
    Tips for traveling with pets
    My best friend living in Missouri has missed a lot of opportunity to go for tours and the reason being his pet Chizo. A golden retriever who is his constant companion and in any case he is not ready to leave him in crèche and leave for a trip. This is not just the case with my friend and many more Americans face the same obligation to leave the dearest family member at home a go for a fun trip abroad. When the best friend of a man cannot accompany him in any tour, the man finds it extremely tough to be happy in the trip. The first tip to take your pet along are to acclimate it in the weather, where you will move. For that it is good to take your pet for walk and keeping it fit always, any experts offer a piece of advice which has helped million where it is said to take pets for multiple short tours first and then once it gets the  [...]
    Posted at May 13th, 2011 at 01:05 am
  • Tips on camping
    Tips on camping
    The camping techniques makes the whole idea of travel great and in most cases camping turns out to be the soul of the journey especially when you are going for an adventure trip in the wild life reserve. However, the camping technique has a lot o effect on making the trip good or bad.  In many cases wrong camping can bungle the whole journey experience in a minute. Traditionally, camping was thought to be an activity exclusively for the summer season. But now with the advance tentage equipments companies ahs become an all the year round activity. Campers always look out for the weather to decide the camping timing and despite all the measures of timing taken there can be time when weather can become gruesome enough without any prior notice. Hence, weather conditions are the first in the list of camping advice. Now bad weather can  [...]
    Posted at May 12th, 2011 at 12:05 am
  • Around the world in Search of Chocolate – II
    Around the world in Search of Chocolate – II
    The love for chocolates has never receded despite new and better candies making a niche in the market of sweets. The long legacy of chocolates cannot be described within a single post and I had to come up with new post for the discovery of hot chocolate spots around the world. In my last post I have been telling a lot about the Ghana, Belgium and Venezuela and how they have made a sweet history with chocolates. In this post t I will take you to other nations of the world and cities also which are famous for giving new edge to the mouth watering sweet one can ever taste- chocolate. Southern Belize was discovered the pod years ago which had the seeds of cacao and today cacao growers in Belize have made anew brand in chocolate with Green & Black’s chocolate. The Maya God bars of this brand of chocolate are based o the ancient  [...]
    Posted at May 11th, 2011 at 12:05 am
  • Around the world in search of chocolates – I
    Around the world in search of chocolates – I
    The chocolate lovers cannot quench their lust of having chocolate and a gourmet for chocolate will like to taste different form of chocolates. If you are a real chocolate freak then you may embark on a choco journey to entice your taste buds with exotic flavors of chocolates in different countries. You may happen to land up for your business purpose at these places, which are famous for its chocolate recipes. You may miss out these delicacies in the humdrum if your business trip and hence just have a look at the list of chocolate spots. The love of chocolate is noteworthy among the Belgians and they treat chocolate at equal stature of beer. Belgium is not just known for making it, the Belgians have developed quaint recipes and have innovated new flavors of chocolate. Especially the people of Flanders have gained prominence as famous  [...]
    Posted at May 10th, 2011 at 12:05 am