Adventures at Matheran Hill Station
March 13, 2013 – 12:05 am | No Comment
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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Lost and Found in Lagos – Portugal
September 2, 2010 | Travel Destinations | 10 Comments
Lost and Found in Lagos – Portugal
Spain may emerge as a snooty neighbor who sort of dominates over the picturesque Portugal, but even then the place doesn’t hold back from attracting a million travelers each year. Much like a proud feather in the cap of Europe, Portugal boasts a winding historic past and came to be discovered in the 15th century when Portuguese were on their way to find a route to hit the Indian shores. It is during that search for an access to Indian territories that marked the discovery of Portugal. A perfect vacation in the historic and archaic city would begin from cobblestone streets that meander in to the nooks where significant monuments and architectural styles vivid in the construction of the buildings paddle one back in nostalgia. The best way to explore the city is by hiring a bike on an hour basis  [...]

Casablanca: Relishing the Unconventionality
September 1, 2010 | Travel Destinations | 10 Comments
Casablanca: Relishing the Unconventionality
A wise man said: ‘My favorite destination is the place I’ve never been earlier.’ For those who find a life in the unconventionalities of monotony can definitely look forward to Casablanca. Not a tourist destination in the literal sense, but it is the fast pace along with a rich cultural heritage that sets the place apart. A lot of travelers embarking the Casablanca lands treat the place simply as a stop-over haven in between their flights or trains; however, Casablanca certainly deserves its due attention. Though, it is admitted that Casablanca may not be as exotic and vibrant as the many other cities of Morocco; but being the economic hub along with being the cultural epicenter, a trip to Casablanca is sure to be unique in its own right. Not entirely a vacation spot, but to spectacle  [...]