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  • Travel To Greece Islands
    Travel To Greece Islands
    Greece, located at the southern end of Europe, despite its marked small shape, is a rich amalgamation of cross cultural societies, awe inspiring past and exciting picture perfect locations. One can simply be spellbound by the great variations one can find, right from pristine olive plantations, centuries old historical sites, gorgeous beaches and picturesque mountain ranges. Greece has an extensive coastline spanning thousands of kilometers with half the length found around the 1400 islands of which 169 are occupied, Crete, being the largest of them all, known for its olive plantation. One can undertake several adventure activities like parasailing, surfing, deep sea diving in these well equipped beaches, many of whom have been honored with the Blue Flag award for their state-of-the-art facilities and effective management of their  [...]
    Posted at May 15th, 2009 at 01:05 am
  • Tikal…Place Of The Remembered Voices
    Tikal…Place Of The Remembered Voices
    The city is the largest known city of the Mayan Civilization and is located in Northern Guatemala. It was one of the major cultural and population centers and is also the largest excavated site in the Americas. The city remained a mystery for centuries after it was abandoned by the Maya in the 10th century and the city was lost in the jungles. The city consists of thousands of ancient structures and decades of archaeological work only a fraction has been excavated. The Mayan civilization created magnificent temples and excelled in the arts, astronomy and culture.The main surviving buildings in the city are the six large Mesoamerican step pyramids. One gets to enjoy the panoramic views of the city from the top of the pyramids. These pyramids are over 60 meters in height and support a temple structure on the top. Temple of the Great  [...]
    Posted at May 14th, 2009 at 10:05 am
  • The Lost City of the Incas… Machu Picchu
    The Lost City of the Incas… Machu Picchu
    A city built in the classical Inca style, which bring to life the heritage and the past of the Inca civilization. The city is an absolute masterpiece of architecture and a unique testimony to the Inca civilization. The lost city is located at an altitude of 2,430 meters on the ridge of the mount Machu Picchu in the Andes mountain range in Peru. One get astonished with the quality of architecture in the city with blocks of stones cut in precise shapes to fit in to form structures without mortar. It is this quality of mason work that has made this city to stand the testament of time. There has always been a question mark on how the Incas moved enormous blocks of stones on such inclined slops of the mountain to reach the city. There are about 140 structures including residence blocks, Intihuatana, the Temple of the Sun, the Room of  [...]
    Posted at May 13th, 2009 at 09:05 pm
  • New Zealand Comprising Of Beautiful Wonders (worth seeing)
    New Zealand Comprising Of Beautiful Wonders (worth seeing)
    White Island: It is an active volcano which is name by Captain Cook who always thought it to be covered with white clouds and therefore it got its name as ‘White Island’. It is located at the Bay of Plenty which is headed toward the north of the island. This island was also a location for sulfur mining which resulted in a great disaster because of a massive volcanic eruption. To visit this place helicopter and boat trips are available which leave daily from Whakatane. Milford Sound: It’s a fjord where number of boat tour operations takes place which are operated from Harbor. Many trips are made to this wonderful place which leaves from Queenstown as it is nearest to Milford. Milford is also famous for hiking and tracking and is most popular around the world. It has limitations for the hikers that are not  [...]
    Posted at May 4th, 2009 at 04:05 am
  • Gracious Australia
    Gracious Australia
    Australia is a beautiful island with nature’s gifted wonders. If you ever plan to visit Australia not seeing its beautiful wonders will be a complete waste of the trip. Kakadu National Park: It is a place where you will find rarest of wildlife species. It’s a place worth seeing and you will enjoy your trip seeing the saltwater crocodiles and animals like kangaroos and wallabies. It also consists of some of the rock carvings carved by the aboriginals of this place. The rock carvings are worth seeing and are simply awesome. Some of the carvings are even 20,000 years old and they are remarkably stunning. Uluru/Kata Tjuta: Well you may get confuse what is it, well Uluru is most commonly known as Ayer’s Rock world wide. It is due the rich iron content which makes it appear as if it’s changing its color. It is brighter  [...]
    Posted at April 29th, 2009 at 07:04 am
  • Gracious Philippines And Its Wonders
    Gracious Philippines And Its Wonders
    Rice Terraces of Banaue Rice Terraces of Banaue are located in central Luzon and have been carved by local lfugao people. This carving is one of the greatest attractions of Philippines and is over 3,000 years old. The work is still going on as terraces are even made today. If the carving are made to end there is a possibility of them stretching 14,000 miles. These are included in UNESCO World Heritage site in the year 1995 and are also on the endangered list of 2001. Rice Terraces of Banaue are worth seeing. Tubbataha Reef: Tubbataha does not consist of any human settlement. Tubbataha Reef is located in the middle of Sulu Sea. To visit this beautiful reef you need to make a boat trip which comprises of 92 miles from the city of Puerto Princessa. This beautiful reef covers an area of 968 km² and more than 300 coral species and 400  [...]
    Posted at April 27th, 2009 at 11:04 pm
  • Gracious Egypt Gifted With 7 Wonders
    Gracious Egypt Gifted With 7 Wonders
    Pyramids: Egypt comprises of pyramids, Giza Complex and many other worth seeing sights which one would love to see. In 5 century B.C Herodotus included Pyramids and the Giza Complex as one of the wonders of Egypt. Pyramids are even older than the temples you will ever find in here. Pyramids form the Upper Kingdom and were actually the tombs. Funeral boat of Khufu is also found here. The Native Egyptians for you to see the Pyramids make you buy the camel rides in order to see them. Pyramids are worth seeing comprising of such a great architecture which is still not being understood yet. St. Catherine’s Monastery: Sr.Catherine’s Monastery is believed to be the oldest Christian Monastery of the world, constructed on the orders of Emperor Justinian. Monastery is run by Greek Orthodox Church and consists of ancient 120 icons of ancient  [...]
    Posted at April 27th, 2009 at 06:04 am
  • Making The Most Of Having An Enjoyable ‘Earth Day’
    Making The Most Of Having An Enjoyable ‘Earth Day’
    Earth Day is rated in my top 10 list of enjoyable days I spend with other community members in my area as we learn in an interesting way of many different things we can do to help our environment. There are numerous different neighborhoods, communities, and cities that spend a large amount of time in planning some fun and exciting activities where individuals and families alike can take part in and have a fabulous time learning how you can also do your part in helping the community that you live in. You can still take advantage of this day even though the area you live in does not provide activities and events to take part in. You and your entire family can take advantage of some beneficial time spent together as you perform a variety of worthwhile tasks that can help a great deal to clean up the earth and make it a more enjoyable  [...]
    Posted at April 26th, 2009 at 09:04 pm
  • Should Dubai Be The Choice For Your Next Family Vacation?
    Should Dubai Be The Choice For Your Next Family Vacation?
    The answer of whether or not the area of Dubai would be the perfect spot to travel on your long awaited family vacation is going to greatly depend on exactly what types of fun and exciting adventures that each of your family members expect to enjoy while they are traveling away from home. If browsing around and shopping happens to be an activity that is high on your list of enjoyable things to do, then Dubai is certainly the beautiful area that you will want to visit. The large amount of growth that has occurred over the last several years throughout this amazing area is certainly something that is simply very hard to believe. Because of the tremendous amount of construction that has occurred, it has benefited a large number of shopping lovers who demand the very best. You will certainly have no problems in being able to find what  [...]
    Posted at April 26th, 2009 at 08:04 am
  • Amazing Areas You Must See When Visiting Egypt
    Amazing Areas You Must See When Visiting Egypt
    If you are tossing around the idea of taking your family members on a long awaited grand family vacation to the beautiful area of Egypt, then be prepared because each one of you are certainly in for one of the most unforgettable times of your life. Held within the beauty and the wonder of Egypt, you will find that there are several spectacular areas that you will want to take your family on an adventurous sight seeing tour. Generally you can bet that the very first sight that most everyone can hardly wait to visit are the Great Pyramids, and for very good reason. Built back in the 5th Century BC, these breathtaking pyramids can easily put you in awe at the mere sight of them and the puzzling way in which they were built. The well-known and popular Nile River is of course another breathtakingly beautiful sight that is continuously  [...]
    Posted at April 25th, 2009 at 02:04 am