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Who Will Host The 2016 Summer Olympics?

Who Will Host The 2016 Summer Olympics?

“Light the passion Share the dream,” the previous Olympics hosted by Beijing cited this quote and performed gigantic, magnificent and eternal performances that have awe-struck and made a space in the nostalgia. Will the next location be competent enough to preserve the glory of Olympics and touch the heights? Will the next destination give a strong smashing performance? The powers that can be handed over to host the traditional and prestigious 2016 Olympics games include an eclectic list of four places that encompass the names of Madrid, Tokyo, Rio de Janeiro and Chicago. So, which city do you want to host the much-awaited Olympics? Which city do you feel will be proficient to ignite passion in you? Let’s check ahead some crispy descriptions about them… Madrid: This city is known  [...]

Experience New Changes While Your Istanbul Tour

Experience New Changes While Your Istanbul Tour

Istanbul has passed through diverse changes; it is not the same city as I noticed it in my early visit during the late 80’s. During that period, the city was unaccustomed with the passage of tourists that the inhabitants would stop in the middle of street for a hand shake. Surely, it has imbibed varied changes in itself, but it still remains to be a part of one of my favorite European mega-city. Avoid the “East meets West” notion and let’s meander in the streets of Istanbul. While walking in Istanbul, you could erroneously feel that you have toured to Cairo or Damascus or any other great city of Arab world. The aroma of spices flowing in the atmosphere from the heavily rushed markets, the formidable atmosphere set around you while the evening call to prayer is announced and the prepotency  [...]

Ecstasy In Mexico Beaches

Ecstasy In Mexico Beaches

What comes to your mind when you ponder over Mexico? Hearing to the word ‘Mexico,’ suddenly brings forth a postcard scenic image of golden sand, turquoise waters and lush green palms in front of the eyes. Loads of beaches fall in this picture, but however some are merely empty with a small number of palm-thatched eateries and cabanas and others are frequently visited urban beaches. Most of the stunning beaches are set in the Caribbean and Pacific Coasts. Let’s go and visit them, don’t forget to carry your bathers and towel. “Vamos a nadar” I mean let’s go swimming… Playa Del Carmen: This is the hottest spot of Yucatan Peninsula. Playa Del Carmen’s sand is not that powdery stuff alike other Mexican Caribbean beaches and neither its water are cerulean. Still the beaches  [...]

Enjoy Havana Attractions – Part II

Enjoy Havana Attractions – Part II

The intricate descriptions of Havana are inexplicable and the negation too is kind of puzzling, possibly which has made it difficult to describe Havana’s spirit. Still, handful of authors tried their hand for describing it and came out with differing views like the Cuban Intellect Alejo Carpentier have tagged this mysterious land as ‘City of Columns,’ Federico Lorca asserted that the days he spent in Havana were the best days of his lifetime, and Graham Greene said that Havana is a city where ‘Anything was Possible.’ Havana’s magnetism, be it positive or negative, is sufficient enough to mesmerize anyone to tour in. There are many chances of getting lost in the crowded areas. Therefore, take a guide’s assistance and relish fun in Havana’s Vieja. It is an enthralling location  [...]

Best Experience Of Havana Tours – Part- I

Best Experience Of Havana Tours – Part- I

Havana, an isolated and distinct terrain sits calmly in Caribbean and basks glory for being the widest and electrifying city of Caribbean. It possesses an exquisite charm that is sort of transmittable and fills with stimulating energy. It bestows a romantic aroma and serves as a sweet fascination. This is an idyllic destination that is perfect for tourists who are stuck to the daily boring routine. If you don’t trust me then answer my questions, where else can one find the epoch American cars that chases off the Russian Lada Engines, ration stores placed adjacent to the beaming colonial palaces and the revolutionary sloganeering that are sinking down by the rocking night parties? Hmm… tell me, you don’t have the answer, all these characteristics can be best viewed in none else than Havana. Havaneros  [...]

Gauging Live Laboratory In Appalachian Trail

Gauging Live Laboratory In Appalachian Trail

An adventurous retreat for the adventure enthusiasts, the Appalachian Trail is a mind-boggling marvel that is surely proficient to win hearts of many. It is a comprehensive and wide-ranging spot which offers for diverse fun and frolic activities. So, backpack your stuff and come with me on the nature trail to explore some never seen before things and also to know various species up close and personally. Basically, the Appalachian Trail is a 2200 miles trek that passes through varied natural surroundings like undulating mountains, laurel pastoral lands and dense forests that stretches from Georgia to Maine. It is a wide array of scenic natural beauty and fun experience in the authentic natural characteristics. The authentic natural habitat shelters an all-embracing wildlife comprising of  [...]

Autumn In Florida

Autumn In Florida

Excursion in Florida which is also renowned as “Sunshine State” on the threshold of autumn brings around the atmosphere of woodsmoke and plummeting leaves, however this cannot be the only thing that is expected in autumn, it also depends on the fact that where you are visiting. In the Gulf Coast of Florida, I did not witness much seasons except the perpetual monsoon and dry seasons. Over here, it is a roller coaster ride of diminishing things that are continuously changing or developing old and older by the rising time. This place experiences a lesser amount of falling and dying, over the modern revamped spots like the Highway 41, same as the proliferating numbers of elderly women leaning on the warmth beaches. Moving ahead, for exploring the terrain, similar things were lying on so  [...]

Glimpse Of Inca Dove In Arid Locales

Glimpse Of Inca Dove In Arid Locales

Columbina Inca dove is little and long tailed dove with dark scaly pattern allover the body. It is a very beautiful bird and its flight is worth a watch, when it flies, it flaunts its rusty red wing feathers and white outer tail feathers. During its flight, it reflects reddish blaze and has other distinct features comprising of fish like pattern on the breast, head and over the black feathers. Basically, it is tiny and measures 7 to 9 inches. Columbina Inca has a distinctive lifespan of 2 to 3 years, and however it is limited up to arid and semi-arid regions because it cannot endure for long in cold habitats. Mostly, you can get its view in the urban regions between United States and Costa Rica. Also, mostly it is spotted in Washington County alongside St. George area. While it is fleeing,  [...]

Chasing European Streets: An Experience Of First Timer

Chasing European Streets: An Experience Of First Timer

This time we thought to spend our vacations in a different manner and making our trip some unusual and an extraordinary experience one. Therefore, we went ahead for chasing trails in spectacular Europe wherein we drove over 5000 kilometers passing through 5 European countries. I discovered that driving here facilitates for numerous benefits than driving in the home streets in North America. Actually, I believe that everyone maintains and follows certain rules. Below are some descriptions of my enchanting experiences in Europe. 1. No Passing on the Right: I found that this rule is totally restricted in each and every country where I have paid my visit. If you get hold of the police, while you are excitingly chasing a vehicle by being on the right path of the highway, then surely you will  [...]

Laurel Pastoral Lands Oaef Harley Farms In Pescadero

Laurel Pastoral Lands Oaef Harley Farms In Pescadero

Envisage a trip in laurel greenery where you get an idyllic stay in the verdure of scenic nature. Just imagine, you get to step inside a rustic Harley farm during the spring and also a chance to hold the immature baby goats. What a different moment it will be for you? You will be away from the regular tensions of life far beyond the hustle and bustle of routine life. And not only is this, adding spice to the delicacy is that you get to head in the milking areas, inside the culinary where the milk is pasteurized in huge steel containers and the formed curds are left to get dried. The same old cheese that you were eating in habitual shape, here appears to be varied and now you are offered cheese lavishly in diverse shapes like lip-smacking round, heaps and which is festooned with home-produced  [...]

Travel To Kathmandu: The Tainted City Of Asia

Travel To Kathmandu: The Tainted City Of Asia

Have you travel to Kathmandu in a desire of spending delighting holidays with your family members? But be cautious, before you take a dip in the holy waters of the River Bagmati, pay attention and be very circumspect as this river can take you in the cuffs of epidemic diseases. This sanctified river is no less than excrement of waste thrash. Nepal’s most popular premiere destination, Kathmandu entices millions of tourists from the entire globe. However, today it is no longer in a good stable condition as most of its area seems no less than a sewage drain and it’s sacred River Bagmati has transformed into a major location for dumping the waste materials. Also the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development’s Bidya Banmali Pradhan says “Parks are being destroyed, and  [...]

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