Archive for the ‘Destination Tips’ Category

Wildlife Adventures in Cape Town

Big 5 Adventures • Aquila Private Game Reserve The Four Star Aquila Private Game Reserve is located in the Little Karoo where you can experience the famous Big Five which includes the lion, elephant, buffalo, elephant and leopard. The reserve is a 10,000 hectare conservancy and offers a wide range of safaris including horseback, quad […]

Guide to Westminster Abbey and Other London’s Top Attractions

Westminster Abbey is probably one of the most famous abbeys in the world, known for hosting the famous Royal weddings over the years. The abbey was originally called the Collegiate Church of St Peter at Westminster and is a spectacular Gothic abbey and the most notable religious building in the United Kingdom. You may be […]

Exploring the Tower of London – What You Need to Know

The Tower of London is one of the most popular London tourist attractions, welcoming millions of visitors through the doors each and every year. The Tower of London was originally called Her Majesty’s Royal Palace and Fortress of the Tower of London. This popular tourist attraction is set in the heart of London just on […]

Money Saving Tips When Visiting London

  Whether you are planning a national holiday to London or you are booking your dream international adventure with a few days in the capital city, you will find that it can be on the expensive side. Even those living and working in London feel the pinch from time to time, so when working to a […]

A Travelogue on Southern Ireland

Introduction Ireland is a picturesque place known the world over. This country is a member of the European Union that earns its major exchequer from tourism related activities. The beautiful countryside has vast tracts of green fields dotted by small habitations or villages. This is a regular feature when one sets out of Dublin, its […]

Africa Makes, The World Takes – Let’s Save What Remains

“The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our stars, but in ourselves.” -William Shakespeare A memoir, like a photo, is a snapshot of the past. Though we live in the present, where we came from reminds us of who we are and how we got here. Where we are going remains in the stars. For […]

Nice Beaches: Sun and Splendour

Going for a tour anywhere is a lot of fun. Vacation is that time when we finally get to be free from the yoke of incessant work and get to ‘stretch ourselves’- both figuratively and literally. We remember those days from school when we used to relentlessly yearn for holidays to arrive so that we […]

Hawaii Highlights

I recently spent 10 days in Hawaii with my husband and our two year old son. The holiday was the perfect blend of beaches, food, scenery, relaxation and adventure. We spent three nights staying at Waikiki on Oahu Island and a week on Kauai Island at Poipu beach. A friend asked me if Hawaii was […]

USA Rest Stops App – When You Gotta Go

Well, you know what they say, “There’s an app for that”! Check out the USA Rest Stops App from iTunes. This app will point you to the nearest rest area. You can select to find a rest stop on your current route or just have it point you to the nearest one on any route. […]

Nature and History Beckon Tourists to Sri Lanka

Introduction Formerly known as Ceylon, Sri Lanka is a tear-shaped island-country situated south of the Indian peninsula. The island is well-known in the international tourist circuit for its lovely beaches, lush vegetation, monuments and cash-crop plantations. Moreover, the people of the country are known for their hospitality and love for the foreigners visiting their country. […]