RSSAll Entries in the "Travel Tips & News" Category

How To Make Travel Easy?

How To Make Travel Easy?

  You may travel to any country but the basic rules for travelling are the same and you may follow these tips to have a memorable holiday. 1. Ensure to make a check list of all the things you intend to carry for your trip and pack your baggage keeping in mind your baggage weight allowances, as airlines tend to charge very high rates for excess baggage, and when you are done with your packing, keep the check list with your travel documents, which you may need if your baggage is lost and you need to claim insurance. 2. Carry all your medication papers, medicines, details of your health insurance policy and names and addresses of all the people to be contacted in case of any emergency. 3. Normally casual attires are ideal for a travel, but pack few formal clothes as dining places are  [...]

Guidelines To Travel With Ease

Guidelines To Travel With Ease

Travelling may seem to intimidate most people while there are yet others who would jump up with joy, put on their shoes and set forth. With proper care and some basic travel tips you can ensure that your travel is smooth and hassle free. Medical travel insurance. It is imperative to get a medical insurance cover in case you are hospitalised or need medical assistance while travel. Make copies of all your important travel documents like passport, visa, and store them electronically like in form of email or in your phone and keep the hard copies in your bag. Read important details about your destination, like the climate, currency, mode of transport, languages spoken. When going through the airport security, avoid lines that contain people who lack travel sense, or avoid  [...]

Election Tourism: A Creative and Innovative Idea

Election Tourism: A Creative and Innovative Idea

Have you ever heard of election tourism? If no, then take a trip to India and be a part of the election tourism. The drama, the thrill, the excitement of the crowds, the colourful bantering between the political leaders, the hustle bustle of the election campaign, and you can be a part of all this by visiting the state of Gujarat, which goes to poll soon. The Gujratis are known for their business acumen and are smooth operators when it comes to taking chances to make money and now have decided to milk the coming elections. Tour operators have poll tourism for foreigners and have added tourist attractions like Gir forest or Kutch of Rann or Sun temple in Someshwar. Some 32 operators have joined hands to bring election tourism to Gujarat and tourists from countries like UK, Ukraine,  [...]

Latest on Travel News

Latest on Travel News

Travel across the world and enjoy the latest on travel news. Starting from 4th to 16th September 2012, The Broadway Week Fall starts where you would get  two for one ticket to many popular shows in Broadway. This is the fourth time, this is going to be held, and Broadway Week would offer an extra incentive. You would get a free desert with a ticket stub from a production house that is participating in the Week. The Theatre District has more than 25 restaurants which would give the best dessert deal. You have the Abboccato Ristorante, The E&E Gill House, Db Bistro Moderne, Glass House Tavern, La Silhoutte, The Lambs Club and the Oceana are all the good restaurants here. Tickets for sale for the Broadway Week are already on and the participants this season would be inclusive of some  [...]

Travel Attractions at the Rainforest Hotels

Travel Attractions at the Rainforest Hotels

Come to the beautiful land of Kerala, God's own country and bask in the ambience of a great land filled with the ideal kinds of tour attractions. Come to the lovely Rainforest hotel here and enjoy the lovely ambience and the beautiful surroundings. This is the best way one can unwind in the beautiful locales of fascinating Kerala. The Rainforest boutique resort is situated in these beautiful settings of Kerala and is like a blessing from Mother Nature. With the misty sprays of the majestic Athirapally Waterfalls at Chalakudy in Kerala, offering the ideal scenic sights and with the pleasures of the wilderness seeping into your psyche, the simple travel delights are a great way of offering ideal tour memories. As the 80 foot high waterfall rumbles down the region, the exotic inhabitation of birds  [...]

Activities to Get You Closer to Nature during Family Holidays

Activities to Get You Closer to Nature during Family Holidays

As a working mum, I'm usually much busier than I'd like to be and often spending quality time with my kids is limited to the weekends. During our family holidays we usually choose camping trips in Europe. Last week I was talking to some of the other parents as we waited for the kids outside the school gates, and given that it was a grey, rainy day, we got onto the subject of holidays. When I mentioned that camping is our top choice for family holidays, everyone wanted to learn more. One of the big questions was “How do you keep the kids entertained?”. Actually, we've found that bored kids are the last thing we have to worry about on our family holidays. We always choose campsites which have plenty of interesting activities to try out and a good variety of facilities (a swimming pool  [...]

Tips for Purchasing Travel Insurance

Tips for Purchasing Travel Insurance

When one plans a trip, there are a lot of arrangements that must be made prior to departure. These would include airline reservations, hotel reservations, securing transportation and more. However, there is one important consideration that should be included in the planning of any trip, one that any forget. This would be making sure you have some sort of travel insurance. After all, all of these plans you’re making could easily fall apart due to an unforeseen event. Having travel insurance can provide reimbursement if any money is lost. Before purchasing travel insurance, check to see if you already have some coverage. Sometimes you may have already gotten some when you took out other kinds of insurance. Also, credit cards sometimes provide it if you’ve used the card to pay for certain  [...]

News in Travel and Tourism

News in Travel and Tourism

Karnataka There is lot of news regarding travel and tourism in this part of India. Learn more about this place and get the best news around in this region. The Karnataka Government has now planned to set up a wine park dedicated to the tourists in the northern part of the state in Bijapur. A total area of around 150 acres that has been selected for the project. There would be a wine park that will boost the efforts that are being made towards grapes processing for research and foundation of wine. This was confirmed by the Minister of Agriculture. The state government has reserved around 140 acres in the village of Toravi in the district of Bijapur and this region in the basin of River Krishna is great for the cultivation of seedless grapes. The project will be under the supervision of the  [...]

Visit India Tipped with Ideas ?

Visit India Tipped with Ideas ?

Things to remember while on an Indian trip for the first time. So you are all set to go but what are you supposed to remember and how do you prepare to go to a land that you have never visited? You have heard and you have read about the place. How do you prepare then? Let us learn how? Choosing the route This is a very important thing to do while in India. The trip has to be such that the itineraries are properly booked and you know the destination well. Make sure that you start in the capital city of Delhi then go to Agra to see the Taj Mahal then of course the Pink City Jaipur. Then go and shop at the lovely markets at Delhi. This is called the Golden Triangle Tour. So this is very important. If you want beaches then go to Goa, if trekking then go to Himachal Pradesh, if it is yoga  [...]

Going on a Car Tour with Kids: Some Guidelines

Going on a Car Tour with Kids: Some Guidelines

Are you planning to go on to a travel destination on a car and have kids with you? Then following the guidelines provided below will help you in enjoying your time in the car to the fullest. Make sure that you have enough time in hand for the rest stops. After every 2 hours of driving, you must take a break. This will make your kids feel relaxed. You should take one specially packed bag or backpack for each of the kids traveling with you. The must-take items include stickers, activity sets, crayons, toys and books. You can also add other items that keep your child busy and happy. You must know that your kids love snacking. You may stop them from having too many snacks when they are at home; but when you are going for a vacation remove those restrictions. Allow them to have plenty  [...]

Storms in Europe and the Slugging Travel

Storms in Europe and the Slugging Travel

The festive as well as the holiday season has already arrived. People have set plans for visiting places across the globe, and the travel bags are ready to be packed. Some have already spoken to their cousins and relatives, in other countries, of coming over for the festive holiday week. And what is this? The snow falls heavy on all the plans and breaks them like glass, without sound. Europe is laden with snow, carried in storms, and people have been jailed in their homes, without actual locks on the doors. The snow on the roads and on top of houses has worked instead of locks and chains, to bind people to their homes, in Europe. Those who are already out of houses, on the airports, have been facing conditions even worse. They could neither pass through the plan of traveling to other parts  [...]

Page 1 of 212