What makes Munnar even more visually appealing is its locations. As Munnar is nestled between the meeting points of three mountain ranges of Kundala, Muthirapuzha and Nallathanni. Munnar also witness a beautiful phenomenon in which a certain type of flower species colors the town blue once in 12 years. Living in a metropolitan can be […]
Ohio was listed as one of the most popular states Americans are moving to in 2016. The cities in the great Midwestern state are beginning to catch the eye millennials that are looking for a place to settle with better housing prices and an exciting economy. One of those cities is Cleveland: a city on the rise. Here are some cool and interesting facts you should know before you decide to make your move to Cleveland, Ohio.
1. No one bats an eye at a little snow. Depending on where you are moving from you might already be used to having a white winter, but if your not then realize that natives in this town and handle the cold with stride.
2. The average commute in this city is 23 minutes or less. For some people used to driving through hoards of traffic every morning and evening this number is probably sounding really good right about now.
3. It’s more diverse than people think. There are 117 different nationalities that call this city home. Visit Slavic Village or Little Italy to get a taste of some
When the weather is hot in summer in many regions around the world, it is usually cold and raining in South Africa. The country also hosts a wonderful mixture of various scopes including an ocean, mountains, forests, deserts, and everything else tourists who travel to South Africa might think of!
Today we will be exploring some of the most popular touristic cities and destinations that grab the attention of tourists who spend their vacations in South Africa.
The City of Johannesburg
Johannesburg is the largest city and the third largest city in terms of population in Africa, after Cairo and Lagos. The city is featured with many shopping centers like Sandton Shopping Center, one of the largest areas that offer many shops and stores. Featured with the Mandela Square, with the statue of the famous leader and struggler, the Mandela Square is popular among many travelers who tour South Africa.
There is also the Golf Reef City that is considered the largest and most popular park in Johannesburg. Guests enjoying their holidays would take a train for a wonderful ride in one of the gold mines that
Los Angeles is located in the Southern California on the West Coast of United States. Los Angeles is one of the most significant places to visit, in every corner you can experience a different culture.
In this guide, I’ve included the 17 things you don’t want to miss, and will take your experience to the next Level!!
1. Down Town
Down Town is the central business district of Los Angeles and home to some of the most outstanding examples of American’s civic architecture.
2. Olvera Street
Is the oldest part of Down Town in Los Angeles and also known as the Mexico town.
3. Union Station
One of the World’s greatest railway stations and the largest railroad passenger terminal in the Western United States. What makes this station famous, is that it has been featured in around 30 movies.
4. The Little Tokyo
The Little Tokyo or J-Town as the locals know it, – is the ultimate destination for some of the city’s best Japanese Restaurants. Also, home to Buda’s temples, galleries,
One of the biggest question (or worry rather) that surrounds the city of Srinagar is that if it is really safe to visit the city due to the border differences and the answer is yes! Yes, it is perfectly safe to travel to Srinagar. There have been no casualties reported on tourist or travellers in Srinagar so why fear? Safety is the biggest concern people face while contemplating on a trip to Srinagar, but with that out of way, you can now start planning a trip. The city is easily approachable by Delhi to Srinagar flights and you can catch the same flight to head back to Delhi after your trip.
Srinagar can be visited at any time of the year depending on your convenience, as summers for a cool and pleasant atmosphere as opposed to the other major cities or snowfalls in the winter. That being said, the monsoon and winters are best to be avoided as along with the monsoons comes the landslides and landslides result to roadblocks, which will cause a huge hindrance to your trip. The
If you are a regular visitor to Vaishno Devi, then also it is not guaranteed that you’d be aware of its deep-rooted history, and the various interesting tales associated with it. So regular or first timer, check out some astonishing facts about the Vaishno Devi shrine that are sure to leave you flabbergasted.
1: Bhairo Nath, who pursued Mata Vaishno Devi and insisted her continuously to wed him, was really sent by Gorakh Nath, who was a Mahayogi. Gorakh Nath had a dream of the discussion between Lord Rama and Vaishnavi and driven by interest to know more about Vaishnavi, the Mahayogi sent his most trusted disciple Bhairo Nath, to gather information about the Goddess.
2. Earlier, the main access route to Vaishno Devi was a rough way which had to be voyaged completely on foot. There were also a couple of flight of stairs, but those were even more risky than the road, with the stairs being broken and without railings. Contrary to the hassles in those days that devotees used to go through, today, even helicopters ferry
Why are the millennials moving to San Jose, California? Well let me tell you!
This lovely city is located just below the Bay Area and often times played second fiddle to the popularity of San Francisco. Now with the tech industry booming, San Jose has cemented its place on the map and it’s a metropolitan and highly sophisticated place to live. Here are a few fun things you might not have know about this city that will make you want to make your way over to San Jose.
1. San Jose actually is known as the ‘capitol’ of Silicon Valley as it’s the biggest city in this booming tech region. Think Apple, HP, Google and so many more!
2. San Jose is not so little after all. The metro population is actually 1.8 million.
3. The average paycheck for 22-35 years olds is $79,331 a year. Not too bad indeed!
4. In general the city gets 301 days of sunny weather. Because mountains on three sides surround the city it keeps the downtown protected from getting too much rain or fog, unlike San Francisco just a little to
If you are someone flying down to Ahmedabad for the first time, from the northern part of India, or abroad, and are a hopeless non-veg foodie, then do not just go by what everyone says about this city.
Ahmedabad, definitely has the right and joyful options where you can dig in your favourite kebabs and biryanis, with the perfect taste, and feel. Read ahead to know where —
1. La Bella
Although a sorry-looking eatery, La Bella holds some charming astonishments for you. Stroll down the Old City streets to reach La Bella, which is owned and run by the stunning, old Ms Lobo. Pork Chilly Fry, Chicken Curry, Mutton, Fish Fry, etc. embellish the menu here. The cook cum partner of Ms Lobo, Anna, will announce proudly of this menu in a single breath. You can’t have enough of what Anna and La Bella will dole out for you here, so take enough money for repeated orders. Also, carry paper money only, since La Bella doesn’t acknowledge card payments, for this spot has great food offerings sans any ornamentations, like you find in the normal
Because Varanasi is the main pilgrimage site in India and one of the oldest cities, Hindu festivals take place almost the whole year around. Not only is the city a major pilgrimage site, it is also one of those places which have become a center for education for the Hindus, mainly owing the religious and spiritual realm. People come here to gain spiritual enlightenment and learn some lessons of their faith from their priests and holy men. Apart from the common Delhi to Varanasi flightsused by tourists and seasonal travellers, most devotees visit the holy city by trains from other parts of the country during the festive seasons. Mentioned below are some of the top festivals celebrated in the city.
Celebrated on the birthday of Hanuman, this festival is one of the most important festivals for Hindus all over India and especially in Varanasi. In the Hindu Mythology, Hanuman is known for being a symbol of power and strength. He was also a one of the most loyal devotee of Lord Rama and obeys he is told to do by Lord Rama. Hanuman
To know what to do in Florence during summer you must be familiar with the things to do that this Italian city provides. The main thing to do in Florence is to visit the monuments and works of art in the historic city center in any season.
Florence is one of the most visited cities in Italy. The beauty of this city is seen in the world as the cradle of the Renaissance. The importance and the beauty of the many works of art in Florence is also the object of attention of UNESCO, the world organization responsible for safeguarding the heritage of the world. Florence is one of the cities in the world nominated by UNESCO heritage of the humanity just for the artistic inheritance.
Those who visit Florence in the summer have the opportunity to do many other things in addition to the classic tours dedicated to the artistic heritage. The beautiful season and warm climate allows organizing itineraries in nature.
A few kilometers from the historic center of Florence there are hills where everyone can go for beautiful walks. Where the beauty of
Hill stations are the best respite to a tiring long spell of monotonous schedule. It rejuvenates your body and soul giving you the breath of fresh air you have been long needing. India has a host pristine hill stations in the edges of all its boundaries. These hill stations are not located in the central region of the country but mostly along the edge of its boundary. Each region has its fair share of hill stations. One of the top hill stations in the southern region is the lovely hill station of Ooty. Ooty’s beauty has been spoken off far and wide and people visit this hill station from everywhere. Since the time of the British rule, to this day, Ooty has always been one of the most desired summer resort for India.
So what should you expect from Ooty? Well if you have been planning a vacation to this place since a long time, you will probably have an idea of what to expect and what to do during your time there, but there are many people who are
Brighton, the beautiful seafront city in England is simply wonderful with vibrant culture, night life, and eclectic food. This small city was architecture very beautifully in the time of Prince Regent. You can still discover this historical architecture living in the city. This city has not only have beaches, marina, and peer to visit, but has the historical beauty to explore. You can also enjoy the water activities with friends and family.
A beer glass, beach relaxation, nightlife, music, and mouth-watering food- this is all about the Brighton. Restaurants in Brighton are specially famous around the world to offer tourists worldwide varieties of food. Visitors don’t need to go at a specific region to taste the native food. All can be found in this seafront city which is crowded with hundreds of restaurants, pubs, and cafés.
You can admire the beauty of Royal Pavilion here and can also explore the history and culture more closely visiting Brighton Museum and Art Gallery. On the other side, you have several scenic places to traverse here, including Brighton Peer, Madeira Drive, Brighton Wheel, etc.
The beaches of this city
Charming attractions, spunky nightlife and stunning architecture are some of the attributes of the city nicknamed “Hong Kong on the Hudson” New York City. Situated by the southern tip of the State of New York, the vibrant city is the epicenter of the New York metropolitan area, amongst the most populated urban agglomerations in the world.
New York City holds a weighty impact on commerce, media, finance, art, research, fashion, technology, entertainment and education, hence it’s fast pace justifying the term “New York minute”. Dubbed as the financial and cultural capital of the world, New York City is the most populous city in the United States.
Top Attractions to explore in the Cosmopolitan
The striking metropolitan of New York City offers a number of sightseeing and touring opportunities for you to savor. The major ones include Central Park, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum, Top of the Rock Observation Deck, Manhattan Skyline, Manhattan Skyline, The High Line, Grand Central Terminal, Frick Collection, Empire State Building, Bryant Park, Bryant Park, Ground Zero Museum Workshop,
Luscious scenery, gorgeous architecture and alluring greenery are some of the features of the capital city of the U.S. state of Arizona, Phoenix. With a population of over 1.5 million residents, the stunning city is the sixth most populous city in the country and also the most populous state capital. It also happens to be the only state capital in the nation with over a population of a million.
To make your trip to the beauteous city even more savoring, you can try and find some cheap airline tickets to Phoenix.
Top Tourist Points to explore in Phoenix
The charming city of Phoenix offers such wide range of points of interests that almost everybody can find something to their admiration. The art and history buffs will find a lot to their delight with numerous affluent spots in offerings such as Musical Instrument Museum, Heard Museum, Children’s Museum of Phoenix, Phoenix Art Museum, Wrigley Mansion, Hall of Flame Museum of Firefighting, Wells Fargo History Museum and Orpheum Theater.
The nature romantics can adore the enticing scenes with Desert Botanical Garden, Camelback Mountain, South Mountain Park, Piestewa Peak,
I’m from South America, I speak English and Spanish, I lived a while in Tampa (USA), and came to Mojacar 17 years ago to never leave.
As a citizen of Mojacar, I see people arriving each year from many countries with the intention to retire here or start a new life either alone or with their families, working for others or opening their own businesses. Many do very well, others have problems or adjustment difficulties due to the lack of information they had about Mojacar before coming.
Keep in mind that Spain has a unique, singular and own culture, and should never be compared with the country of origin, because all you get is to see everything black. You have to go to Spain with an open mind and a readiness to integrate into a lively and rich culture in all aspects.
From my point of view, the crisis has affected the standard of living in Spain, especially in big cities, however, in terms of quality of life, I do not know any better country than Spain to live in, and I’ve traveled a lot. Mojacar
Dazzling theme parks, luscious views, enchanting greenery, stunning architecture and lively streets are some of the features of the city nicknamed “The Theme Park Capital of the World”, Orlando.
The fountain at Lake Eola is the symbol of the beautiful city and is amongst the premier tourist destinations in the world. It draws over 60 million visitors annually on an average. Its primary commercial airport, Orlando International Airport (MCO) is the thirteenth busiest airport in the country and the 29th busiest in the worldwide. It is also amongst the busiest American cities for conventions and conferences. Orlando has been listed as a “Gamma−” level of world-city in the World Cities Study Group’s inventory. It also ranks as the fourth most popular city in America on the basis of where people want to live as per a 2009 Pew Research Center study.
Points of Interests
Orlando is most famous for its number of glitzy and spunky theme parks, which are the major attractions for the visitors in the city. The most prominent ones include The Wizarding
Whether you are visiting London for business or pleasure, it is always worthwhile taking some time to explore the famous sights and attractions this capital city has to offer. London is one of the top tourist destinations in the world and welcomes millions of visitors each year.
There are so many top sights that you need to see when visiting London. An opportunity to soak up the history and culture in the city, but also enjoy some of the beautiful views and experiences it provides. When looking for a city break, London guarantees not to disappoint.
The great thing when visiting London is you will find that you can get to anywhere with ease. The public transport system is fantastic, which means even when staying on the outskirts of the city centre, you can easily access everything you want to see and more.
Some of the sights you will not want to miss includes:
Buckingham Palace dates back to 1837 and is probably the most famous palace in the United Kingdom. Here is where visitors get to experience the changing of the guards, a popular and
Barbican Avenue Gallery
The Barbican Avenue Gallery is home to some of the major exhibitions in London. This is a leading gallery which showcases masterpieces from international artists from around the world. The gallery provides a changing programme, making it a top choice to explore every time you visit the capital city.
The Barbican Avenue Gallery showcases fine art, photography and design. It is always advisable to phone in advance to confirm admission fees. The gallery is open from Saturday to Wednesday from 10am to 6pm and on Thursdays and Fridays from 10am to 9pm.
The National Gallery is ideally located in the popular and famous Trafalgar Square. This gallery is home to more than two thousand Western European masterpieces ranging from the thirteenth to the nineteenth century. It is here where you can enjoy the beautiful fine art from Van Gogh and da Vinci, to name a few.
The National Gallery is set in a beautiful building with free admission. They are open seven days a week for added convenience from 10am to 6pm and from 10am to 9pm on Fridays.
National Portrait Gallery
The National Portrait
Greenwich provides visitors with views, heritage and attractions. This beautiful London borough is only minutes from Canary Wharf and the perfect place to explore when staying in the capital city.
This South East London area is set on the river and is one of the five Dockland boroughs which is rich in maritime history. This area is rich in Georgian and Victorian architecture complete with a covered market. The area is also a World Heritage Site and is accessible via rail, road or bus from Canary Wharf.
This is a fantastic day out whether you are in London on business or for leisure. To truly experience all the city has to offer, you need to experience the beauty of Greenwich and the great sights and attractions it provides.
Things to do and not to miss
The Royal Observatory is an absolute must when visiting Greenwich. This observatory is located in the famous Greenwich Park and dates back to 1676. It is Britain’s first state-funded scientific institution which has a planetarium on the side. This is a very