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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Top 10 atypical festivals
October 7, 2010 | Top 10 | 11 Comments
Top 10 atypical festivals
If you plan to a vacation at certain destination, how exciting it would be if you come to know that your vacation time is going to be full of surprises because of the celebration of a local festival? Festivals are meant only to have fun, a great chance to get out of the daily tensions of working or family life. And that they become quite special for the tourists who will like to participate for the first time on their vacation. Therefore, in this article, you will be introduced to top 10 unusual festivals so that when you go next time at these destinations, you can discover the craze and unlimited fun either for a day or for some days. If you cannot participate, at least, you can still enjoy via the cameras. The Konaki Sumo festival - Japan This is the festival of crying baby. Sound weird?  [...]


Abandon hope, all ye who enter: 10 Ghost Cities you should know about
August 4, 2010 | Top 10 | 9 Comments
Abandon hope, all ye who enter: 10 Ghost Cities you should know about
There is a certain eeriness that is inescapable with abandoned cities, and it has been a theme of moviemakers for decades now. The frightfulness, foreboding and surrealism of it all should repel us really. Instead, it draws us in hook, line and sinker. Sample a list of 10 abandoned cities as we bring to life a topic about the dead. Bodie, California The quintessential and most well-preserved of all ghost towns in the USA, Bodie was booming at one time thanks to the nearby mines that drew droves of opportunistic people. However, all good things must come to an end and the surge of population severely taxed Bodie, and it was never the same again. It started to lose prominence and practicality in residents minds and a raging fire that went through most of the downtown business district was the  [...]


Top Ten: Places for Cultural and Historical significance Top Ten: Places for Cultural and Historical significance
People who love History and glorious olden times, this is for you. And people who think they will this one- don’t dare to miss this, as these ton ten places are in with surprising package of mind blowing destinations which is all though different from romantic beaches and adventure ski resorts. Traveling to these off beat places of discovering those lands that are reverence of great civilizations, great statesman, rebellious revolutions, legendary battles and some great happenings that have shaped the world today as we are living in it will be exciting as you shall be discovering things about life, living, arts, history, traditions, customs, culture and above all humanity. Russia: Russia famous for James Bond movie is much beyond that, an enigma with kind of history and turmoil’s this country  [...]


Ten Places for People Who Misinterpret Adventure as Fun
March 1, 2010 | Top 10 | 24 Comments
Ten Places for People Who Misinterpret Adventure as Fun
Some people like a serene tour through beautiful coasts, while some people like to challenge the pride of nature. If you think you fit in the latter team, here is a list of top ten places, where victory is unheard and adventure is a synonym of death. 10. Antarctica If you think you have mastered every quest, head down south. Antarctica is a place where swimming with seals is fun, but water can freeze your blood. Climbing a peak is entertaining, but the ice can throw you down, 2000 feet down. However, don’t fret because this place also has many professional adventure-providers for novices. This are the best places for top ten adventure vacations. 9. Australian Outback For those you don’t like adventures, this place is a dead, inert area. And if you get this feeling, get out of here because  [...]


Top 10 Cruise Destinations – A Very Intricate Task
February 25, 2010 | Top 10 | 25 Comments
Top 10 Cruise Destinations – A Very Intricate Task
If you are looking for a serene excursion along some of the most beautiful coastlines in the world, this list can probably help you. So, put on your sunscreen and sip a margarita while I take you through a top 10 cruise destinations. 10. Panama Canal This canal is probably world’s most remarkable engineering project ever built. However, it’s not the only reason for suggesting this cruise trip. Two colossal oceans are joined and continents are separated by Panama Canal. The panoramas you will find here are extremely stupefying. However, the humidity and heat here is quite painful, but didn’t I ask you to get your sunscreen along? 9. Aruba If they have Las Vegas, Caribbean has Aruba. With hundreds of luxurious resorts and lavish casinos, Aruba is a place to splurge. However, Aruba is endowed  [...]


Top 10 Travel Destinations In Caribbean
February 22, 2010 | Top 10 | No Comment
Top 10 Travel Destinations In Caribbean
Escape to the warm paradise islands of Caribbean. Caribbean offers more than 35 exceptional destinations with an ample range of tropical islands for each and every type of vacationer. Most of the Caribbean beaches have white glittering sand. The eastern sides of islands’ beaches, facing the Atlantic Ocean, are famous among the surfers as the swells of the sea are fantastic for surfing whereas the islands facing the Caribbean Sea are great for snorkeling, as the water is much calmer. There are many things to do on these islands such as scuba diving, swimming with dolphins, surfing and sailing. Top 10 travel destinations in caribbean, where you can spend excellent vacation are as follow: 10. Aruba Island: Though the Dutch flavored island is not a tropical island of Caribbean but the weather  [...]


10 Gorgeous Paradises on Earth
February 18, 2010 | Top 10 | 20 Comments
10 Gorgeous Paradises on Earth
Every individual craves to get a glimpse of places that represent paradise; whether it’s expansive, untouched countryside or stretchy white sand beach. I guess paradise, for everyone, is nothing but finding a place far away from bustle, with gorgeous landscapes, and mind-numbing experience. 10. Isla Vieques, Puerto Rico Finding paradise is quite easy if you are in Puerto Rico. Move six miles off the coast and enter the beautiful land of Isla Vieques, where unblemished vegetation, immaculate white sandy beaches, and rolling hills are your only companions. Now we know why US Navy stayed so long on this gorgeous terrain. 9. Fernando de Noronha, Brazil It’s a known fact that as soon as you impose a ban for people to enter a particular place, it’s significance increases. Fernando de Noronha  [...]


10 Most Powerful and Astonishing Waterfalls Around the World
February 15, 2010 | Top 10 | 24 Comments
10 Most Powerful and Astonishing Waterfalls Around the World
Some wonders of natural world are truly revitalizing. They exhibit beauty and pride of nature, challenging all the structures ever made by man. Among such magnificent wonders are natural waterfalls. Every second, the gushing water spurts millions of tons of water, which finally merges with the ocean. The panorama of these cascading waterfalls is quite elegant, and hence, millions of people from every corner of the world are attracted towards it. However, to witness the true essence of nature, we recommend this list of top ten waterfalls around the world. They are mighty, they are glorious, and they are impressive. 1.    Gullfoss, Iceland Also known as ‘the Golden Falls’, Gullfoss waterfall is a remarkable double cascade with an altitude of 32 meter, perfectly positioned on White River.  [...]


Top 10 Roller Coasters in America
February 11, 2010 | Top 10 | 7 Comments
Top 10 Roller Coasters in America
Few structures can take you to a height higher than Statue of Liberty, drop you down faster than in sky diving, and endow you with an unforgettable memory. There are few roller coasters in the USA that perfectly embraces this definition. Although there are numerous roller coasters in America, let’s have a look at the 10 scariest and best ones. Steel Roller Coasters Kingda Ka in Six Flags Great Adventure, New Jersey The tallest point of this roller coaster is 456 feet (tallest in USA) and the speed of plunge is 128 miles per hour (fastest in USA). You will probably reach the end point in a blink of an eye. Okay, may be not. It takes 50.6 seconds to be precise. However, the level of anxiety, fear, and enthrallment that’s generated in these 50 seconds will make your heart thump for another  [...]


Top 10 Romantic Travel Destinations In The World
February 8, 2010 | Top 10 | 7 Comments
Top 10 Romantic Travel Destinations In The World
Had a Break-up? Time to Celebrate There are numerous romantic places around the world for couples to spend the awaiting Valentine’s Day. However, it gets quite difficult for singles to hang out and hook up with someone as most of the sexy lasses are engaged, especially for this day. My suggestion is don’t fret at all because here is the list of top ten romantic travel destinations around the world tailor-made for bachelors. The happiest person, according to me, is Hugh Hefner and the best place to hang out on Valentine’s Day is the Play Boy Mansion. Okay, I admit it’s not a feasible option for most of us. That’s why this place is ranked 10th by me. If you can, however, try and manage to get in, it would be your best Valentine’s Day ever. I am sure you wouldn’t miss your ex a bit.  [...]


10 Wild Festivals for Wild People Around the World
February 1, 2010 | Festivals , Top 10 | 17 Comments
10 Wild Festivals for Wild People Around the World
People are sick of traveling to same, dull destination over and over again. It’s time to ditch your regular vacation and indulge in some fun activities that takes place around the world. Choose your pick. Rank 10 – All-star Fiesta in Cancun, Mexico More than anything else, you will notice bare flesh. This is admittedly the best place if you are looking for some booze and boobs. Some of the few popular events that take place here are eye-popping fashion shows, celebrity basketball and record-releases. This is a five-day haven for people seeking fun and wild things. And there are over 10,000 people who indulge in this event every year. If this event entices you, log on to www.allstarfiesta.com Rank 9 – Fantasy Fest in Key West, USA Youk will immediately tag other fests as ‘innocent’  [...]