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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Get wet and wild the Indian way
September 9, 2011 | Adventure Travel | No Comment
Get wet and wild the Indian way
How many times have you wished that you should let yourself loose and go wild and crazy? It is not often that we get a chance to do something like this so while in India make sure you go to the best adventure travels and experience the best of exciting destinations. There are many adventure destinations in India, but the following six adventure travel spots would give you the best time ever. Ladakh With its Buddhist monasteries, grand ranges of mountains, and dry terrain, Ladakh offers to the tourist what any other adventure place couldn’t offer. A pristine locale and adventure and excitement guaranteed, this pace has lovely treks organized with a lot of Para gliding activities for the more adventurous. Lehn in Ladakh is a popular adventure spot and do visit this place and experience the  [...]


H for Honeymoon T for Tips? Some honeymoon tips
September 7, 2011 | Travel Tips | No Comment
H for Honeymoon T for Tips? Some honeymoon tips
So why the honeymoon? In the age of jet set quick matches, and compatibility it is an age of quick honeymoon plans too. The togetherness quotient is so much that the need for a honeymoon is reduced now and people no longer look forward to being together in a faraway place. It has become a way of life for them. Yet if you really plan your honeymoon well it surely would be a nice way to spend time together. So how do you make your honeymoon worthwhile?Let us know some of the honeymoon ideasPlan and Plan wellIt is better to decide on the destination and plan the honeymoon well rather than try to surf something on the Internet and try to surprise your spouse. You, your partner and the travel agent should sit together and try to work something feasible. Then the vacation would lead to some lovely  [...]


Get “Historical” the Indian Way
September 5, 2011 | Historic Destination | No Comment
Get “Historical” the Indian Way
So you do know that the land of spices, and traditions and cultures – India is also the land of history and historical wonders. Indian holidays are a major attraction for those who are adventure lovers and those who really have an  interest to explore places. Thus such Indian holidays make one realize that history is not only dates and events but also a feeling that comes from going to such places. While in India, the top historical places which you must visit are many but you certainly could start with the following : Bodhgaya A spiritual paradise it is the hub of Buddhism and has attracted millions of devotes across the world. This place situated outside the Niranjana is a holy site for the Buddhist and the holiest amongst the centers of pilgrimage in the world. History is proof to how  [...]


Paradise Lost In Adventure
August 31, 2011 | Adventure Travel | No Comment
Paradise Lost In Adventure
Sprays of water, enough excitement and dollops of adventure – Isn’t this you look out for when on an adventure spree? So it is but obvious this kind of challenging activity should be sought for as the ideal getaway and what better sport than river rafting to resort to. Rafting is an exciting outdoor sport that is mainly done with the help of an inflatable boat. One has to navigate an entire river with the help of this boat and the roughness of the water and the unpredictable flow thrills the raft lovers. This is almost a leisure sport today and dates back to the 1970s. sometimes it could be dangerous so caution is the keyword. With the multi layered boat which is very durable the boat comes in different shapes and sizes and one only has to learn to know to maneuver it. In India, river  [...]


The Taj Mahal – A Journey down the Historical Love Lane
August 29, 2011 | Historic Destination | No Comment
The Taj Mahal – A Journey down the Historical Love Lane
Looming over the skies of Agra, the city in Northern India, the River Yamuna witnesses one of the Seven Wonders of the World - the Taj Mahal. Agra, one important Indian historic destination thus enthralls the tourist with its magnificence and grandeur. Existing since the 16th century, this love monument has the tomb of Mumtaz Mahal the Queen of Emperor Shah Jahan. Agra, a part of the Golden Triangle Tour in Indian Tourism. is an important historical Indian destination not only because of the Taj Mahal but because of its historical past too. Well connected with the world the Agra Cantt is the main railway station and Agra the airport nearby. While in Agra, the Taj Mahal automatically becomes an important tourist spot. Festivals of Indian arts, crafts and the culture are held in the month of  [...]


Holi – A Coloured Occasion in India
August 26, 2011 | Festivals | No Comment
Holi – A Coloured Occasion in India
Isn’t it a wonderful custom of celebrating with colors? With greens and blues and pinks donning our body and with only fun, love and warmth to share, it is no wonder that Indians look forward to this festival of colors Holi. Mainly celebrated in India, this spring celebration is also celebrated in Nepal, Sri Lanka, Trinidad, Fiji, Mauritius, Guyana, Malaysia and many other countries. Also known as Dhuli Vandan in Sanskrit, this is celebrated to mark the culmination of winter in India and is followed by the next day Rangapanchami which is the festival of colors. Taking its roots from the legendary story of the demoness Holika burning in a pyre holding Prahlada an Indian legendary hero who was the son of the demon Hiranyakashipu. HIranyakashipu wanted to kill Prahlad and made him sit on a pyre  [...]


Where the Elephant God Lands – Ganesh Chaturthi
August 24, 2011 | Festivals | No Comment
Where the Elephant God Lands – Ganesh Chaturthi
It is said that when God takes birth, the world is the carpet and the universe is the witness. Such is the grandeur that is seen during the Indian festival Ganesh Chaturthi. This Hindu festival of the son of the Indian God Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati is celebrated revering the birth of Lord Ganesha the god of  wisdom and fortune. So come the months of August- September and India is replete with celebrations of this festival especially in Western and Southern India. It is also celebrated in the United States, Fiji and Canada apart from nearby Nepal. It is believed that the great Indian leader Chhatrapati Shivaji started this festival and it was the Indian social leader Lokmanya Tilak who converted it into a much publicized festival with a bid to end the gap between Indian communities. Thus  [...]


Four Seasons Hotel, Amman
July 29, 2011 | Hotels | No Comment
Four Seasons Hotel, Amman
Whenever a traveler heads for a trip, he always ensures to check-in at the Four Seasons Hotel, the luxurious hotel based in the heart of Jordan’s Capital. Situated in the proximity of Al Sweifiyah, the posh residential zone of Amman, Four Seasons Hotel offers the finest of comforts and luxuries to discerning business and leisure travelers. Surrounded by hilltops, Four Seasons Hotel comes well replete with 192 well appointed guest rooms & suites, lavish restaurants, multi-speciality spa center, swimming pool, fitness center, spacious meeting rooms and grand ballrooms. Whether it is work or celebration, Four Seasons Hotel is always the first preference of countless business travelers, leisure explorers and global tourists. If you are planning for a short vacation in Amman, then do spend  [...]


Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace, Budapest
July 27, 2011 | Hotels | No Comment
Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace, Budapest
Situated at Roosevelt Ter 5-6, 1051 Budapest, Hungary, Four Seasons Hotel Gresham  Palace blends comfort with ultra modern technology to offer an unmatched hospitality and luxury to countless business travelers and leisure explorers. Nestled in the proximity of Roosevelt Square, Four Seasons  Hotel Gresham Palace is reflection of elegance, tranquility and rejuvenation. If you are a business traveler heading for a business trip at Budapest, then do halt at Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace to enjoy a wide array of opulent amenities offered by the dedicated hotel staff. Located far from the hustle and bustle of city, Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace comes fully furnished with 179 well appointed rooms, in-house dining venue, luxurious spa, high speed internet accessibility, multi-line telephones  [...]


Le Sirenuse Hotel, Italy
July 25, 2011 | Hotels | No Comment
Le Sirenuse Hotel, Italy
Situated at 84017, Positano, Italy, Le Sirenuse Hotel is a wonderful abode where there in no dearth of convenience and every guest happily departs from this place to return again for a convenient trip. Offering the panoramic views of Amalfi Coast to travelers, this delightful hotel offers a fantastic space to business as well as leisure travelers. Located 50 kms from Naples, Le Sirenuse has been felicitated with numerous awards as the best spa hotel in Europe. Recommended and rated as the best leisure hotel by several travel magazines, Le Sirenuse Hotel is a fine oasis of serenity which has been captivating countless travelers and explorers around the globe. Started in 1951, this luxurious hotel of Italy has always focused to take convenience to the next level so that guests are privileged  [...]


Raffles Hotel, Singapore
July 22, 2011 | Hotels | No Comment
Raffles Hotel, Singapore
Raffles, Singapore is more than a hotel. It’s a sanctuary, bliss and a rejuvenating abode for business travelers and leisure explorers to indulge in comfort, serenity and luxury. For more than 120 years, Raffles Hotel is continuing to render exceptional hospitality to innumerable corporate travelers, adventurous explorers and foreign tourists. Situated in the vicinity of lush tropical gardens, Raffles Hotel is a blend of convenience and elegance and radiates tranquility all over the surroundings. If Jamaica Inn Hotel was inspiration for Daphne Du Maurier, then Raffles Hotel has also been used as a backdrop for some novels written by Rudyard Kipling. Planning for a holiday in Singapore? Then enjoy a memorable holiday by halting at Raffles, Singapore. Situated at 1 Beach Road, Raffles, Singapore  [...]