Adventures at Matheran Hill Station
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Matheran is a Hill Station located near Mumbai, Karjat.   It is located 800 meters above sea level in the Jambol Forest of Maharashtra.  It was found by Hugh Poynts Malet in May 1850.  It spreads over an area of 8 square kilometers in Sahyadri Mountains.  It is one of the best places to spend a two-day holiday if you are in Mumbai or in the vicinity of Mumbai or its suburbs.  To reach Matheran,  [...]

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World’s Most Dreadful Destinations
November 4, 2009 | Travel Destinations | One Comment
World’s Most Dreadful Destinations
If you didn’t get an opportunity to take a break for a pleasant tour, then you are missing lots of things bestowed by God. Possibly, this is the perfect time to move to your friendly travel agent. Check which destinations he has kept in his store for you, and keep in mind a very significant thing. If your travel agent is forcibly handing you packages of the below mentioned destinations, then it is the appropriate time for seeking a new travel agent. 1. Africa Most of the African countries are good places for touring as they render great opportunities for exploring safari than any other countries. Visiting places such as Rwanda, Somalia, Sierra Leone, Congo, Liberia, Uganda, Nigeria… (the list is too long) will take you for an unusual experience in hot waters before you could say lions,  [...]


Cairo: Pyramids And Beyond
November 3, 2009 | Fascinating Cities | No Comment
Cairo: Pyramids And Beyond
If you are a lover of history, an archaeologist, if you understand and appreciate architecture or if you are just a travel enthusiast, Cairo is the place for you. Location This capital city of Egypt, also known as the mother of all cities by Egyptians, is situated along the River Nile. Cairo is located in the Northern Egypt. It starts immediately south of the point where the river Nile branches into its delta region.  It is to the south of Mediterranean Sea by 165 kilometers and to the west of Gulf of Suez and Suez Canal by 75 kilometer. With a total area of 214 square kilometers, it is the largest city in Egypt. Cairo International Airport is located 22km (14 miles) northeast of central Cairo. From London, it takes approximately 5 hours to reach Cairo by flight. It is 11 hours from New York,  [...]


Citadels To Pyramids: Touring Cairo
November 3, 2009 | Fascinating Cities | No Comment
Citadels To Pyramids: Touring Cairo
The iconic attractions for tourists in Cairo are of course the Pyramids of Giza and the statue of Sphinx. But of course, there is much more to Cairo than this. If you keep aside the heavy traffic and the hustle-bustle of an urban city life that Cairo has, the city is a tourist’s delight. There are Museums reflecting the rich cultural heritage of the past and there are pyramids talking of a different life of the dead. There are cultural centers where the life of city thrives and flourishes and there is the city of dead. Here are some must visit places of Cairo 1.The Egyptian Museum of Antiquities Located near Midan Tahir, or Central Square almost in the center of the city is The Egyptian Museum of Antiquities.  The collection was first assembled by Auguste Mariette, the French archaeologists.  [...]


Best Asian Cities
November 3, 2009 | Travel Destinations | 3 Comments
Best Asian Cities
Looking forward to some new and unusual destinations? Want to break the chain of regular and repetitive sights? Come travel to Far East, it is an idyllic spot worth visiting. Thinking what is so special about it? For clarifying these kinds of thoughts, you should personally go ahead and check these spots. Far East is a mind-blowing treasure enriched with diverse cultures and traditions, even one can spot how far the Western Civilization has influenced the foreign countries. I have brought into limelight 10 exotic spots, and believe me, these are marvelous ones reflecting a great fusion of ancient culture and modern societies. These spots are predominantly the most influential examples of old thoughts and new rhetoric. Actually, these cities are exhibitions of the ultimate results of frequent  [...]


Best Spots Worth Visiting In Australia
November 2, 2009 | Travel Destinations | One Comment
Best Spots Worth Visiting In Australia
While I landed in the land of Australia following the craze of Player’s Racing Team, I thought to utilize my visit in a good way finding answers to why have tourists fallen in love with this land? So, as I head in this diverse land filled with scenic natural sights and sounds, and a unique location where hustling life comes in peace with tranquility and rasping noises of wildlife, come along with me to discover exciting places in Australia. 1. Queensland Proffering Gold Coast and Surfer’s Paradise, Queensland is truly a rich retreat for the tourists. Also referred as the “Sunshine State on the Continent,” Queensland lengthy strip from Brisbane to Cairns are enough to spell-bind anyone. Also, Queensland serves as the spot of Honda Indy 300 which is held on the streets of Surfer’s Paradise.  [...]


Gazing The Magnificent European Gems
November 2, 2009 | Travel Destinations | No Comment
Gazing The Magnificent European Gems
Even though, there is a plethora of exciting destinations in Europe, hearing the name of European continent, juggles up the names of metropolitan centers like Paris, London, Madrid, Berlin and the list is never-ending filled with other such metropolitan centers. Ultimately, all these spots take us on a ride of the regular hustle and bustle of routine lives, skipping the exceptional European gems. Make sure that another time you go to your travel agent; you ask him to suggest some hidden treasures of that country which will enable you to tour to the best part of the country and render you with an out-of-the-world feeling. Below I have mentioned 10 destinations which are few examples of European hidden gems. 1. Florence, Italy Situated in the Tuscany region, Florence is the most enchanting and  [...]


Best Backpacking Destinations
November 1, 2009 | Travel Destinations | No Comment
Best Backpacking Destinations
Accumulating your stuffs in a bag is a common experience which almost most of us go through, however even after being a communal experience, it senses to be a distinct one. Over the passage of time, this legitimate practice has grown into a customary behavior which is followed widely across the world. While the usual destination preference has always been revolving over the European continent, the same haven’t diminished over the period of time. But today it’s the time to break the older cuffs and free yourself for exploring the rest of the top destinations worldwide. Below I have mentioned a mixture of regions, so just pack your knapsacks, hold them on your back, and place your money belt over your waist band. Don’t forget to wish your office goodbye, carry passport, and after that get  [...]