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A Passion for Fashion: 5 Fabulous Shopping Streets in Milan

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 Desiree Michels (August 02, 2017)  Whether you are just passing through on a Milan transfer or you are visiting the city for a longer stay, it would be a wasted opportunity to visit one of the world’s fashion capitals and not stop off for a little retail therapy in its glamorous high-end stores. There are so many beautiful clothing stores and boutiques in the Italian city that the choice can seem quite daunting .. (Destination Tips)

Meet the Galapagos Sea Lion

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 Desiree Michels (July 24, 2017)  Home to some of the world's most unique endemic wildlife species, the Galapagos Islands is a highly sought after destination for keen amateur naturalists and photographers. For those who embark on a Galapagos holiday, encountering the fearless wildlife of the archipelago is a truly fulfilling experience. With its cheeky demeanour and inquisitive nature, one species everyone wants to .. (Destination Tips)

Adrenaline Adventure: 5 of the Toughest Ski Runs in the 3 Valleys

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 Desiree Michels (July 20, 2017)  It claims to be the largest ski area in the world, boasting over 600km of pisted runs. Pro rippers will know exactly where I’m talking about: the Three Valleys. Chalets of all kinds are filling up fast ahead of this winter, so if you want to grab a slice of the action you should be booking now! To get you in the mood, here’s my pick of the 5 toughest runs the Three Valleys .. (Destination Tips)

48 Hours in Munich: Explore the Highlights on a City Break

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 Desiree Michels (July 18, 2017)  Germany’s third largest city easily seems as if it were made for 48-hour trips, and has plenty of exciting activities in store for weekend visitors. With its grand Gothic architecture, leafy parks and gardens, and streets that resemble illustrations of fairy-tale books, a city break in Munich is a fantastic introduction to German – and distinctly Bavarian – culture. In . (Destination Tips)

Accessible City Break Options for Your Italian Holiday

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 Desiree Michels (July 18, 2017)  So, you’re looking for a city break, and you’ve settled on a north Italian holiday. Flying into Milan Malpensa airport? No problem! But how do you take your next step? At Shuttle Direct, we know how hard it can be to choose just one Italian holiday destination, so we’ve put together a list of the top 5 places that are easily reachable from Malpensa airport. Let us .. (Destination Tips)

3 Interesting Cities to Explore on Your German Holiday

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 Desiree Michels (July 18, 2017)  If you could only choose one region in which to spend your German holiday, it would have to be Bavaria. Stunning alpine scenery and local German culture combine to make an unforgettable experience. In Bavaria, the traditional and the modern come together in perfect harmony, and there are plenty of hikes and lakes to swim in, which are ideal for keeping you active. It can be hard to .. (Destination Tips)

Get the Low Down on the Grand Canal

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 Desiree Michels (July 17, 2017)  The beautiful city of Venice enjoys a romance that's hard to rival anywhere else in the world. Even in a country as culturally and historically rich as Italy there's no doubt La Serenissima, built across 117 islands and linked by a network of canals, holds a very special place in people's hearts. The Grand Canal The most famous of all the canals that link the city is the Grand Canal. .. (Destination Tips)

Discover The Fountains of Rome

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 Desiree Michels (July 17, 2017)  In Ancient Rome, water was an enduring motif, symbolic of its life-giving properties, but also admired for its aesthetic value. Water features appeared in the grandest gardens of the Roman Empire, and many of the fountains that decorated the streets of Rome were considered masterpieces in their own right. The sculptors and architects responsible for the city's iconic fountains are .. (Destination Tips)

How to Visit the Vatican with Kids

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 Desiree Michels (July 17, 2017)  For anyone who wants to experience the full glory of the Eternal City, a visit to the Vatican is essential. The centre of the Roman Catholic Church is one of the richest sources of culture, history, and architecture in Europe, and is home to some of the most iconic Renaissance art in the world. For those with children, it may seem like a fairly big challenge to engage in a cultural .. (Destination Tips)

The Enchanting World of Croatia’s Lakes

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 Desiree Michels (January 30, 2017)  One European destination that has become very popular with nature-loving holidaymakers in recent years is Croatia. It is easy to see why, as this fabulous country in Eastern Europe is bursting at the seams with beauty. Here you will find an epic coastline along the Adriatic, gorgeous sandy beaches and thick interior woodland. In addition to this diverse terrain, Croatia also has some of . (Destination Tips)

Get Set for Adventure on an Easter Family Break in Åre

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 Desiree Michels (January 23, 2017)  Sweden is a magical winter wonderland for adults and children alike. The mythology and fairy tales associated with the fabled Lapland region have intrigued and mesmerised audiences for centuries. The country’s beautiful landscape truly lives up to all it is imagined to be and families will treasure the memories created on their adventures there together. Easter is an excellent .. (Destination Tips)

3 Exciting Destinations for a Family Winter Adventure Holiday

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 Desiree Michels (January 23, 2017)  Wondering where to take the family during this year’s Easter break? Sometimes an adventure holiday is just what a family needs to re-energize them for tackling the rest of the upcoming school or work year. The best Easter break destinations are in fact a little off the beaten trail, offering smaller crowds and more exciting and unique activities. This year families are heading to .. (Destination Tips)

Switzerland's Most Romantic Towns and Cities

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 Desiree Michels (January 23, 2017)  With its beautiful mountain landscapes, crystal blue lakes and enchanting castles, Switzerland has always been considered a romantic destination. However the towns of Lucerne, Montreux and St Moritz also deserve recognition for their suitability as the ultimate in romantic getaways. Whether you choose to snuggle up together before a roaring log fire and enjoy the stunning views out of .. (Destination Tips)

Jabalpur City An Ancient Land

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 Uday Patel (January 23, 2017)  The origin of the name is under much conjecture. An ancient Hindu sage preached here at the banks of River Narmada. His name was Jabali Rishi and hence the town was named as Jabalpur. For centuries the destination was ruled by the Gond Kings of tribal descent. The Kulchuri dynasty ruled Jabalpur, this was much before the Gonds, and have left tell tale signatures on many ancient .. (Destination Tips)

Raipur in Chhattisgarh Tourist Destinations

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 Uday Patel (January 23, 2017)  Albeit an erstwhile part of Madhya Pradesh, Raipur is now a bustling capital of Chhattisgarh State. Carved out of MP the state is a scenic paradise teeming with forests, natural places and quaint hamlets. Not very far from its sister city Bilaspur the capital along with Bhilai forms a network of industrial establishment. Fast emerging as a leading economy the State excels as tourist .. (Destination Tips)

Jomsom Muktinath Trek- Facts and Overview

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 Ramesh Luintel (January 20, 2017)  Jomsom Muktinath Trekking is a traditional delicate experience trek, settled between the compelling Dhaulagiri and Nilgiri mountains on the fringe of upper Mustang, famously known as the Himlayan Shangri-La. A standout amongst the most antiquated exchange courses in the Trans-Himalayan circuit for exchanging salt in those days goes through intriguing towns, neighborhood individuals .. (Destination Tips)

Birding in Remote Forests of Eastern Himalayas

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 Uday Patel (December 31, 2016)  Birding in India is like experiencing a paradise. And if the destinations are in Eastern Himalayas then nothing like. The country is home to thirteen percent of species containing more than two thousand avian along with sub species. Eastern Himalayas lie in the remote corner with most popular states being Sikkim, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, West Bengal, Manipur and Nagaland. Some of the .. (Destination Tips)

Ranthambhore a Vacation to Remember

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 Uday Patel (December 29, 2016)  Your family vacations are generally spent in places, which are highly popular amongst the general populace. True, these places are gloriously beautiful, offering many attractions that permit you to store wonderful memories for the future. However, do you have to do the same thing year after year? No, you do not! Try something different for a change this year. Plan to hobnob with the .. (Destination Tips)

Birding Prospects in Western India

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 Uday Patel (December 22, 2016)  Western India chiefly Gujarat is a diverse region with varied ecosystems. It has affinity with the Ethiopian Zoo Geographical region hence exhibits avifauna that is unique. Not a popular tourism destination some years ago the paradigm is changing. Paradoxically an industrial state little weight age is accorded to wilderness, nevertheless it survives and at some places it thrives. The .. (Destination Tips)

Tilicho Lake- World's Highest Lake

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 Ramesh Luintel (November 25, 2016)  Tilicho Lake at 4920m gathers the frigid soften of the whole northern slants of Annapurna and Thorong Peak. The lake sits at the foot of the broad icy mass arrangement of the considerable hindrance, the most astounding purpose of which is Tilicho Peak (7134m). It is guaranteed to be the most noteworthy lake on the planet. The ice sheets end in a vertical mass of ice 70m high that .. (Destination Tips)

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 Vinod Saraswat (October 12, 2016)  Honeymoon is a celebration time for couples who are madly in love and are starting their new life. It’s a time to lose themselves in each other’s arm to feel love. Honeymoon is special, unique and romantic. It is a time to allow each other to fall in love in the midst of attractions. It is an once-in-a-lifetime experience which you can feel forever. So if you are wishing an .. (Destination Tips)

Travelling to the North East of India was Never this Easy

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 Pankaj Kumar (October 07, 2016)  Northeast of India is a place one can not miss out on. There are several destinations to explore and each of them offers an experience in itself. Also, now travel on EMI and forget all the hassle of last minute planning. There is often a controversy about the existence of magic on the planet and the answers have always varied from person to person. However, when the word travel is .. (Destination Tips)

Brexit, Rising Prices and Ski Travel Insurance

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 Desiree Michels (September 15, 2016)  For many, the very real prospect of rising ski holiday prices is now on the horizon following the Brexit vote. It’s also going to re-focus attention on ski travel insurance. Brexit Fallout It’s still far too soon to say, with any great clarity, just what the final longer-term impact of the recent Brexit vote will be. In fact, at the time of writing, many politicians still .. (Destination Tips)

The Distribution of Jaguars in the Wild

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 Desiree Michels (September 09, 2016)  Despite being an apex predator and the largest wild cat endemic to the Americas, Panthera onca, the Jaguar, has lost more than 50% of its historic range due to loss and fragmentation of habitat and human encroachment. Its conservation status now stands as ‘near threatened. ’ While without a doubt the safest and most successful way to encounter Panthera onca in the wild is .. (Destination Tips)

El Jefe – The USA's Only Known Jaguar

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 Desiree Michels (September 09, 2016)  Able to survive in a diverse variety of habitats, the Jaguar's domain once stretched from Argentina, in the far south of the Americas, right up to Arizona in the USA. With vast tracts of habitat decimated or fragmented due to deforestation, today, although Panthera onca is still king, it's a realm that's much reduced. For those who want a personal encounter with the magnificent big cat, . (Destination Tips)

El Jefe – The USA's Only Known Jaguar

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 Desiree Michels (September 09, 2016)  Able to survive in a diverse variety of habitats, the Jaguar's domain once stretched from Argentina, in the far south of the Americas, right up to Arizona in the USA. With vast tracts of habitat decimated or fragmented due to deforestation, today, although Panthera onca is still king, it's a realm that's much reduced. For those who want a personal encounter with the magnificent big cat, . (Destination Tips)

The Greatest Threats to the Jaguar's Survival

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 Desiree Michels (September 08, 2016)  The majestic Panthera onca, the Jaguar, once ruled supreme throughout South and Central America and up into the southern states of the USA. Today, however, 90% of the big cat's surviving population is restricted to the Amazon Basin. The highest density is found in the diverse habitat of the Brazilian Pantanal and this vast wetland area is the ideal place to observe the animal in its .. (Destination Tips)

The Secretive Life of Panthera onca

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 Desiree Michels (September 08, 2016)  While dedicated Jaguar holidays afford participants the privileged opportunity of a face-to-face encounter with the magnificent Panthera onca, due to their extreme secrecy and solitary nature there is much we have yet to discover about them. An Ongoing Study Conservationists have been studying the big cat with some intensity since the 1970s, when it became obvious that due to loss of .. (Destination Tips)

Understanding the Life Cycle of the Jaguar

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 Desiree Michels (September 08, 2016)  A Jaguar safari to the lush habitat of the Brazilian Pantanal will take wildlife lovers into prime habitat in which to gain a glimpse into the life and behaviour of this magnificent big cat. While, due to its infamous elusiveness, less is understood about this particular big cat than many others, through the use of innovative technology (like digital camera traps) and painstaking .. (Destination Tips)

Tips for Photographing Jaguars in the Wild

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 Desiree Michels (September 07, 2016)  Dedicated wildlife holidays not only offer the chance to observe the world's most exotic animals in their natural habitat, they are also the perfect opportunity to commit what are often once-in-a-lifetime experiences to permanent memory through photographs. For those with a particular interest in big cats, a Jaguar safari to the tropical wetland environment of the Brazilian Pantanal .. (Destination Tips)

10 Fast Facts About the Jaguar

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 Desiree Michels (September 07, 2016)  A professionally organised Jaguar watching tour through the wetland habitat of the Brazilian Pantanal is the only safe way to encounter the big cat in the wild. On both day and night drives, participants can enter the secretive world of Panthera onca and enjoy a privileged opportunity to observe it in its natural environment. While more extensive research will reveal some fascinating .. (Destination Tips)

North East India – The Mystical Land of the Mountains

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 Pankaj Kumar (August 26, 2016)  There are various destinations to experience and astonish you in North East India. Various websites offer tour packages and it is a good option to buy one. They take you to all the places worth a visit and make sure that you experience most of that. It is said, if you want to delve deeper into your soul, you have to at least once in your lifetime, visit north east India. The place in .. (Destination Tips)

Why the Rainforests Need Jaguars

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 Desiree Michels (August 26, 2016)  For anyone planning to head to the Brazilian Pantanal on a Jaguar safari with a view to observing the big cat in its natural habitat, understanding its role within the rainforest eco-system can make the experience all the more fulfilling. The Apex Predator of the Jungle As the apex predator of its South American habitat, Panthera onca plays a pivotal role in maintaining the delicate .. (Destination Tips)

Tourist Attractions in South Africa

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 Surender Bora (August 19, 2016)  Imbued with a sense of serenity South Africa is a nation which offers some of the most eye-catching destinations for spending your holidays. The places here are enveloped with a unique mixture of unforeseen beautiful landscape and a colonial cultural past. South Africa also houses many communities from across the world like Europeans, Indians etc. Since the beginnings of time, the name .. (Destination Tips)

Best Things to do in London

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 Maria Han (August 17, 2016)  The best destination to explore during your European tours is London. The ancient stone architecture juxtaposes the modern skyscrapers, thus making the city skyline a unique blend of old and new. The city is thriving through centuries on both sides of the River Thames where the Millennium Bridge connects these banks magically. Millennium Bridge is a suspension steel bridge built on the . (Destination Tips)

Budget Travel To Kanha National Park in India

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 Uday Patel (August 17, 2016)  Kanha National Park is home to the rare and endangered tiger in India. Situated in Madhya Pradesh in Mandla District the park is three hours drive from Jabalpur Airport. More than hundred tigers survive here. The tiger reserves is also home to many mammals, birds, reptiles and insects. The park is open to tourism. As per NTCA guideline twenty percent of the core area is reserved for .. (Destination Tips)

Making Most Of Your Stay in Kanha National Park

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 Uday Patel (August 16, 2016)  The magical home of the tigers, Kanha National Park is a biodiversity hub. It is most popular tourist destination in India. A tiger reserve it is home to more than hundred tigers and as many leopards. The most charming and attractive big cats survives and breed here thanks to active conservation. The park is home to many other animals besides the big cats. The animals that survive here .. (Destination Tips)

India Travel What to Expect?

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 Uday Patel (August 11, 2016)  Though some International tourists travel in India independently many prefer package tours. Most of those traveling in groups are usually first timers with not much time and resource for bookings. I always suggest first timers to travel this way. Package tours are organized and conducted by the landing agent (tour operator) India. The itinerary and some preferences may be at the behest .. (Destination Tips)

Birding in Chambal River : Wildlife Sanctuary

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 Uday Patel (August 06, 2016)  Birding North India The five thousand plus sq. km river stretches across three states before submerging at Prachnanada in Uttar Pradesh. The origin of the river is in Madhya Pradesh at Mhow Township near Indore City. The river intersects Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh. The sanctuary lies in between the three states and encapsulates an area of 960 sq. km. The sanctuary is a . (Destination Tips)

4 Tips To Get Your Perfect Last-Minute Flights

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 Anubhav Yadav (July 12, 2016)  Finding the cheapest airline tickets online can take weeks of research, if not months. From finding the right airline to deciding on where to take off from, every detail is pertinent to finding the best airfare deals. But, what if you didn't have time on your side when making that buy? Suppose a sudden, or urgent, circumstance calls for you to fly across the country or world; what .. (Destination Tips)

You will surely fall in love with Sri Lanka by visiting there

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 Surender Bora (July 11, 2016)  Sri Lanka is an island in the Indian Ocean, just south of India. You will definitely find it to be an amazingly varied country with everything you could want from a destination. This is a land of striking islands and contains 8 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The beautiful coast and beaches and the plenty of activities are here that Sri Lanka has to offer to entice the visitors. It is so .. (Destination Tips)

The Fascinating Singapore - Why Should Choose Singapore Holiday?

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 Surender Bora (June 20, 2016)  There were times when people have to think about going on a holiday abroad. But in this era of internet everything looks very easy and simple. There are many queries which come in your mind while going abroad like, what will be the cost of the package? Whether it will be safe to book a package online? With the emergence of various travel agencies and companies on the internet that .. (Destination Tips)

Amalfi and Sorrento Coast towns: a combination of colors and tradition

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 Teresa Desposito (June 17, 2016)  Choosing to visit Sorrento and the Amalfi Coast means to satisfy the desire to discover some of the most beautiful spots of the Italian peninsula; these places are known throughout the world and loved by the VIP that decide to spend their holidays here. Among the most beautiful locations of the Amalfi Coast we must certainly remember Nerano, the perfect place for lovers of relaxation .. (Destination Tips)

Focus on these 5 great cities during your first trip to Europe

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 Vinod Saraswat (June 08, 2016)  Recently, one of my friends who have never visited Europe asked me to suggest for a first trip. Only then it occurs to me that I really think it is important to write about the great cities, even though they are the most expensive. In other words, cheapest word might encourage people to go. People should visit the Europe once in their life and people who visit continue to go back. I .. (Destination Tips)

Complete Your Day Trip at Victoria Peak Situated in Hong Kong

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 Surender Bora (June 03, 2016)  The Victoria peak is one of the famous destinations in Hong Kong and when you arrive at this point, you will see the full city-view along with the Victoria Harbor and musical lighting play. You can take a bus or a tram to reach this place, and you can find additional adventures including Hong Kong Disneyland package, restaurants, and sea-side views and multi-cuisine dishes in Hong Kong. . (Destination Tips)

Fly away home of wilderness in Rajasthan

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 Vinod Saraswat (June 03, 2016)  Are you planning to go on an adventurous tour in the middle of the rocky scenery and backwoods of Rajasthan? Then, ensure that you make it a point to list five sites to visit in Best Rajasthan wildlife tour packages plan. Keep reading to explore these four wonderful travel sites you haven’t visit before. Bakaula - When you are visiting to Rajasthan to witness its stately forts, .. (Destination Tips)

Our First International Pleasure Trip: Thailand

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 Anubhav Yadav (May 26, 2016)  Me and my group of friends were travel freaks since high school days. We had already discovered half of our country(India) by the final year of our graduation. Rafting & rock climbing in Uttarakhand, trekking in the Himalayas, Rajasthan, Southern India( Kerala, Karnatak) and many other places had been covered. We used to avail the concessional student railway pass and travel. Staying .. (Destination Tips)

Grand Canyon Helicopter Tours' New Memorial Holiday Deals

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 Justine Moriarity (May 18, 2016)  Grand Canyon Helicopter Tours’ announces the pre-release of special promotional pricing on select flights from Las Vegas, NV, and South Rim, AZ. Vegas Special From Las Vegas, the special will be the all-air tour. This awesome tour will go over Lake Mead, Hoover Dam, Fortification Hill, the Colorado River and the Canyon before making an exciting return back to town. If you are .. (Destination Tips)

The Undiscovered Beauty of Hong Kong’s Central

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 Surender Bora (April 14, 2016)  Hong Kong is definitely one of the most spectacular cities in the world and also one of the most popular tourist attractions. Every tourist who plans a visit to the city should have Central included in their Hong Kong holiday packages. Here in this article, highlighted are locations of Hong Kong’s Central and its importance from tourist’s point of view. 1. Statue Square: .. (Destination Tips)

Traveling to Dubai, Don’t miss out these things to do in Atlantis, the Palm

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 Surender Bora (March 21, 2016)  Atlantis, the Palm is an exceptionally created hotel resort on the man made Jumeirah island in Dubai. The resort was opened to the public on 24 Sept, 2008. The magnificent architecture of this resort was made possible by the joint efforts of Istithmar PSJC and Kerzner International Limited. There is a total of 1539 rooms and the building consists of two towers which are linked by a .. (Destination Tips)




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