Croatia: A Classic Destination To Visit
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To experience the overwhelming beauty of nature a trip to Croatia is a must, and the memories of this trip will be etched in your heart for eternity. Behind the overwhelming beauty of Croatia lies a tumultuous history of conquest by Greeks, Romans, Turks, Venetian emperors, to name a few, but mother nature has been kind to the country to overcome all the conquests and still retain its old world charm  [...]

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Milwaukee Art Museum in Wisconsin
June 29, 2011 | Art Museums | No Comment
Milwaukee Art Museum in Wisconsin
Milwaukee Art Museum is situated at Lake Michigan of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. This museum’s authority is known for collecting and preserving art, which they finally put on display for visitors to see. The art works showcased in this art museum inspire and educate the aspiring artists flocking here vividly. Milwaukee Art Museum houses over 20,000 art works and plays host to more than 300,000 visitors every year coming from different corners of the globe. This museum boasts a 120 year old history of collecting artworks. It started first in the year 1988 as the only art gallery in Milwaukee of that era. After existing for more than a century, the Milwaukee Art Museum is now not only one of the highlights of the city of Milwaukee, but also a valuable resource for entire Wisconsin. The museum  [...]


Airport Regulations while Travelling with Children and Babies
June 24, 2011 | Travel Tips | No Comment
Airport Regulations while Travelling with Children and Babies
If you are flying with your child, you need to explain certain things to the little one and as a parent you will have to be careful about the flying regulations. In this article we’ll discuss about airport etiquettes while traveling with an infant or child. 1.  If it is the first flight you child is boarding, explain to him what he will be experiencing during the air travel. 2.  If the airport houses family lane, you must use it while traveling with kids. Majority of the airports in the United States possess family lanes. These family lanes come with additional features that help the families in gathering their belongings. In most family lanes, there will also be some extra space for allowing the children to put on their shoes. 3.  Make sure you ID and tickets are kept in a place  [...]


The Ideal Time of Visiting Venice, Italy
June 22, 2011 | Fascinating Cities | No Comment
The Ideal Time of Visiting Venice, Italy
The Italian city of Venice is still rated among the most alluring travel destinations of the world. The basic setup of this city has remained the same as what it was 600 years ago. Are you planning to tour this romantic city? Then this article will be extremely handy for you as it will offer you information about the climatic conditions of Venice. The summer is probably the worst time for visiting Venice. During the summer months, the weather of this city remains extremely hot and humid. You will come across irritating things like smelly canals, mosquitoes, flies etc. However, if you come to Venice in spring or falls, you will never feel like going back. During these times the average temperature of the city ranges in between 5 and 15° Celsius. The tourist population in Venice is maximum during  [...]


Louis Hotel in Munich, Germany
June 20, 2011 | Hotels | No Comment
Louis Hotel in Munich, Germany
The Louis Hotel is a Design Hotel and probably the first one of its kind to adorn the city of Munich, Germany. The hotel is located right on one of Munich’s most celebrated sights, Viktualienmarkt. The Louis hotel is also only a few minutes away from many other popular places of the city for instance the Maximilianstrasse, Hofbräuhaus, Glockenspiel etc. If you are coming from the airport, you will only need 45 minutes for reaching Louis Hotel. The hotel has 72 guestrooms, each of which is designed perfectly for meeting the needs of the people staying here. The hotel authority have made sure that the guests feel comfortable after coming back to the hotel room after a long day’s travel. Guests can also unwind themselves by spending some time at the gym or in the sauna chamber. The culinary  [...]


How to Control Accommodation Costs and Traveling Expenses during Your Las Vegas Tour?
June 15, 2011 | Travel Tips | No Comment
How to Control Accommodation Costs and Traveling Expenses during Your Las Vegas Tour?
The city of Las Vegas reminds us of casinos, bright lights, concerts and hundreds of other ways of spending a fun time. People traveling to this American city, particularly those belonging to the middle income groups should however have a plan chalked out about how they should spend during their visit to Las Vegas. This will help them in ensuring that they don’t run out of money in the middle of the tour. This article will offer tips to help controlling your expenses while booking flights and hotels and reducing the cost of transportation during your stay in Las Vegas. Getting Best Deals on Flights and Hotel Rooms Contact the hotel directly for booking your room. Before booking hotel rooms inquire about resort fees; otherwise, you may get surprised to see your bill while checking out. A  [...]


Albertina: The Celebrated Art Museum of Vienna
June 13, 2011 | Art Museums | No Comment
Albertina: The Celebrated Art Museum of Vienna
Albertina is an art museum located at Vienna’s Innere Stadt or First District. This print room of this museum is rated among the largest and the most significant ones of this world. The print room houses around 1million old master print materials and 65,000 drawings. Other than that, the collection of the print room also includes several contemporary graphic works, architectural drawings and photographs. The Monet to Picasso is one of the 2 permanent collections owned by the Albertina. Under this title, the museum showcases a vast collection of paintings belonging to the age of Modernism. This collection primarily contains works from Batliner Collection. The Monet of Picasso includes a wide range of art work ranging from German Expressionism to Fauvism and Impressionism. You will also come  [...]


Hotel de Crillon, Paris
June 10, 2011 | Hotels | No Comment
Hotel de Crillon, Paris
Hotel de Crillon is rated among the best luxury hotels in Paris. It was built during the 18th century and is commonly designated as a fascinating historical monument of the city. Hotel de Crillon is located in Paris’s renowned Place De La Concorde. You will need to only take a few steps to reach this hotel from majority of the premium museums in the city of Paris. The hotel is situated within easily accessible distance from the major sights in the city, which makes it an excellent choice for tourists. The interior of the mythical Hotel de Crillon is done following the style of Louis XV. It houses as much as 147 suites and guest rooms. There are Presidential apartments along with specially appointed Leonard Bernstein and Louis XV suites. The Leonard Bernstein suit covers a total area of 250sq.m.  [...]


Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam
June 8, 2011 | Art Museums | No Comment
Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam
If you are in Amsterdam, Netherlands, you should never miss visiting the Van Gogh Museum; more so if you are a lover of art. This museum primarily features works of famous Dutch painter, Vincent van Gogh; however, you will also get to see paintings of contemporaries of Van Gogh. No other place on this earth boasts such a wealthy collection of Van Gogh’s drawings and paintings as this one. The drawings and painting displayed at this museum will offer you the opportunity of understanding the pathway of Vincent’s development as an artist. On the other hand, you will also be able to compare his works with the works of his contemporaries. The paintings of Van Gogh displayed at this museum are arranged chronologically into 5 periods. Each of these 5 periods represents different phases of the  [...]


Knowing the Climate of the Travel Destination Is Extremely Important
June 6, 2011 | Travel Tips | No Comment
Knowing the Climate of the Travel Destination Is Extremely Important
Often we travel to destinations that have different climatic conditions than the place where we originally live in. A thorough research on the climate of the place we are planning to visit will help us in avoiding frustrations and we’ll also be able to use up maximum part of our tour without worrying about how to arrange suitable clothes, accessories etc. Let us assume that you have planned to spend your next vacation in Ireland. We all know that Ireland is a country boasting the reputation of constant rains. However, on performing a research on the climate of Ireland, you will know that east coast of the country experiences only around half of rainy days experienced by west coast. On the contrary, the West Indian island of Trinidad sees the rainy season extend from the month of June till  [...]


Visiting Ghana and Nigeria during Yam
June 1, 2011 | Festivals | No Comment
Visiting Ghana and Nigeria during Yam
Yam festival is an African festival held in the month of August or September i.e. during the end of monsoon. Yam festival is primarily a festival of Nigeria and Ghana. The natives Nigeria and Ghana also often refer this festival as Iriji and Homowo respectively. In Ghana, Yam festival is celebrated in a number of rural areas. If you visit a village of Ghana during Yam, you will find women digging up yams and carrying them home. You will come across women with baskets filled with yams on their head lined up across the village roads. Everyone wants to be the part of a family yielding the highest amount of crops. The responsibility of preparing the feast belongs to the young girls and women of the village. On the other hand, the best yams are carried by a little boy when inner time comes; behind  [...]