Taj Mahal, a must watch for every traveler

October 29, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Travel Tips

If you are visiting India, you cannot miss out on visiting Taj Mahal. Taj Mahal is one of the Seven Wonders of the World and it is a must-see. Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan fell in love with the beautiful Anjumanand Banu Begum, later known as Mumtaz Mahal and made her his third wife. After Mumtaz Mahal passed away while giving birth to their 14th child, Shah Jahan ordered the construction of the majestic Taj Mahal in her memory. Hence, the Taj Mahal is considered to be the most popular symbol of love and people from all over world come to see it.

The architecture of Taj Mahal is dazzling and from the main getaway you will be able to see the mosque. In fact, the architecture along with the decorations and furniture makes Taj Mahal a sight to behold. It will be really great if you can visit Taj Mahal on a moonlit night.

An account on visiting Netherlands during the tulip season

October 25, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Travel Tips

If you want to holiday in Netherlands, make sure that you go there in the month of April. April is the season of tulips in Netherlands and visiting the tulip fields during this time is an experience that you will never forget. The tulip fields basically become seas of red, yellow, orange and pink and the sight will surely take your breath away! You must definitely visit the Keukenhof which is a farmer’s field and also a spring garden.

The best tulip growing in Netherlands is undoubtedly Sassenhiem and it will be a once in a lifetime experience. If you want to witness the blooming of the tulips, you must visit the fields in early April. And if you want to see the fields after the tulips have bloomed fully, then you must visit the fields in late April or early May. So, get your Netherlands tickets for April or May.

What to do when in Taupo, New Zealand

October 21, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Travel Tips

One of the best activities in Taupo is trout fishing. The rivers and the lakes are crystal clear and it is a pleasurable experience to go fishing in these waters. You can take a guide as well in order to know the best areas to find the fishes.

Another great thing to do in this area is jet boarding. You could go for an exciting and fast ride with a speed boat on the Waikato River. It is going to be a very exciting trip through the waterfalls and the rapids. You should also pay a visit to the Wairakei Terrace. It is called the geothermal wonderland and you will get a combination of mud pools and hot water geysers that are situated on beautiful terraces. You should not miss the Tongariro National park and Mt Ruapehu. This is the perfect place for the skiers. It is also a great place for you if you are into hiking.

Abu Dhabi holiday destinations

October 17, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Travel Tips

Over the years Abu Dhabi has become an extremely renowned holiday spot and if you were thinking of going on a vacation then Abu Dhabi can be a very good choice. With almost 200 islands along its coast, Abu Dhabi has a lot to offer to its tourists and you can be rest assured that you will not be disappointed. Some of the top attractions of Abu Dhabi are Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi Corniche, Emirates Palace, Jebel Hafeet and Al Ain camel market.

The culture and heritage of Abu Dhabi is extremely rich and here you will be able to experience Arabia’s Islamic traditions. The rich local heritage and international influences are juxtaposed in Abu Dhabi and this has created something very unique. You must also visit the popular heritage village and the Hili archeological garden. You must also try out the sinfully delicious cuisine of Abu Dhabi.

Places to visit in Devon

October 13, 2012  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Travel Tips

Devon is a fantastic place and there are a lot of things to do and a lot of things to see in this vacation spot. It is an ideal place to spend some good time with your family or friends. One of the best spots in Devon is the Cockington Court. The place has nice and cozy holiday cottages to stay and serves as a great place for a nice family picnic.

Another lovely place to visit while in Devon is the Jurassic Park. The place has a lot to offer when it comes to nature and history. It is a culturally rich spot with grand natural beauty. The walks along the coast are something you would hardly forget. Another lovely spot is the Agatha Christie Mile. This is the trail along which Agatha Christie would take her walks when she would seek inspiration to write her novels. Another great destination would be the Torrey Abbey.