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Travel pleasures in the World Shakespeare Festival

Travel pleasures in the World Shakespeare Festival

The World Shakespeare Festival is an event that is held in memory of the greatest playwright in the world William Shakespeare. This is produced by the Royal Shakespeare Company. It has collaborated with the leading United Kingdom and other international arts organizations. It is a major international event which is produced by the Shakespeare Globe. The World Shakespeare Festival is actually part of the Cultural Olympiad and would feature in the London 2012 festival. The British Council is in support of some of the international partnerships that are related to the education programmes. Two Roses for Richard III This would be in the Courtyard Theatre from May 7 to May 12 at Stratford upon Avon. Again from May 18 to May 23 it would be in Roundhouse in London. This production Two Roses  [...]

Pleasures of Kenya tours and Travel Guide

Pleasures of Kenya tours and Travel Guide

Come to the continent of Africa and enjoy the tours to this part of the world. Some of the regions of Africa are very hot and give the most intriguing delights. With the kind of ambience and the most beautiful surroundings in this part of the world, experience the best of tour pleasures and enjoy coming here to this lovely vegetated land. The extreme temperature here generates extreme winds and this is the reason there are wind farms in Africa. Amongst the many wind turbines that are found in the African region and Kenya is one such land where you would get to see such wind turbines. There are more than 365 huge turbines in Kenya and they are all installed in the desert regions around Lake Tukrana in the northern part of Kenya. This has in fact created the biggest African wind farm. It  [...]

The Travel Photographer of the Year Award

The Travel Photographer of the Year Award

While on the buzz of travel news, there are many events and activities that are happening across the world which are related to tourism and travel. The premier travel photography awards are one such event that is particularly appealing to the tourist when he is touring around the world. The Premier Travel Photography Awards is a contest that is organized by the photographers for the photographers. It is open to all the photographers across the world from all countries. The photographers could be professional, amateur; they could be an expert or a beginner. They could be old, they could be young, the fact remains that there are categories that fulfils everybody's requirements. The photography experts judge the photo entries and then give away prizes to the deserving candidate. The supportive  [...]

Memorable Experiences at Malshej Ghat

Memorable Experiences at Malshej Ghat

The Western Ghats are the most fascinating terrain in the state of Maharashtra in India. Amongst the many landscapes and interesting natural features in this part of the world, there is one lovely blessing of Mother Nature where every person in and around Mumbai in Maharashtra surely visits. This is the region of the Malshej Ghat. Ensconced in the lovely rugged terrain of the Western Ghats, this is a lovely paradise in the beautiful surroundings of the district of Pune. Come here in the months of September and August, and get enchanted by the lovely manner in which the entire area gets a shade of green and is covered with the best ambience of the monsoons. Very famous for its beautiful mist covered mountain, this is a lovely locale to be in just for enjoying the cascades and to feel  [...]

Small steps big differences – Harihareshwar

Small steps big differences – Harihareshwar

Yes, sometimes some small decisions that we make, go a long way to changing our life in a big way. Such small steps that we take towards making bigger causes enrich our lives and we feel fulfilled. A visit to Harihareshwar is one such journey that one undertakes with small ideas of a tour in mind but It ultimately makes great differences to our daily routine. This seas shore locale in the state of Maharashtra in India lies along the coast of the Konkan in the state. This is popular for its serene ambience, lovely scenic beauty and a virgin expanse of land and water. It is known by the other name of Dakshin Kashi and has great spiritual importance amongst the Hindus. There is a temple here and the presiding deity is the Indian god Shiva. Many people come to Harihareshwar specially to see  [...]

Haridwar – Heavenly Entrance

Haridwar – Heavenly Entrance

If you ever felt you could go to God, and could walk on the path to the Supreme Power then go to Haridwar the Gateway to God. Haridwar means the Gateway to God. Hari means God and Dwar signifies Gate. This pristine religious pilgrim spot in Uttarakhand, is a great Hindu pilgrim destination. Indian culture and tradition is seen at its best here. Haridwar also is known by the names of Mayapuri, Kapilsthan, and Gangadwar etc. Haridwar is the place where the holy River Ganga is said to descend down, and crosses before she gurgles down to  the other town. Haridwar is the place where the Char Dham journey of India begins. The Char Dham journey includes Kedarnath, Badrinath, Yamunotri and Gangotri. It is believed that any person who takes a holy dip in the River Ganga here attains salvation.   [...]

Go Green with the Savannah

Go Green with the Savannah

So you decide to take a break and get into the pristine locales of greenery. You scour the Internet and try deciding which is the best way to make your trip constructive from all fronts. Being a very aware citizen you also don’t want to damage environment further. So you decide to indulge in some ecotourism. Eco tourism is a way of visiting place and getting  yourself more aware of the ecological balance in the world. Of the many places in the world, Trinidad and Tobago comes across as a great place for eco tourism. Just lying around 10 miles from Venezuela, this beautiful region has the best kind of flora and fauna and is said to have been a part of Venezuela but got separated some 11,000 years back. This offshoot of the Ice Age is a beautiful region of mountain ranges and hills with  [...]

When the World has Eight Wonders

When the World has Eight Wonders

Meaning Eight Ganeshas, Ashtavinayak, symbolizes the Hindu god of prosperity. The Ashtavinayak journey is very special to the Hindus in India and all devotees look forward to going to this pilgrimage. Located in Maharashtra state in India, the Ashtavinayak temples are in a particular sequence and they have the eight different idols of the elephant God Ganesha. Expanding over eight temples the Asthavinayak journey is one that has to be experienced to be understood exactly what it is all about. There are temples in Maharashtra but the Ganesh temples near Pune are more popular. Let us know the destinations one by one Mayureshwar : The most important of the Ashtavinayak temples, this temple was built with black stone and. The four minarets in this temple give the feeling of being inside a  [...]

Eternal Bliss Ecstasy Guaranteed

Eternal Bliss Ecstasy Guaranteed

Ecstasy is very relative and is something which is felt from the heart. And what better way to get ecstasy than visiting a religious place. You are taken to a land far beyond and totally out of our imagination. This is actual pilgrimage and to experience this you should visit the land of religion and culture – India. When you visit the religious places in India, then Vaishno Devi in Northern part of India comes across as a must see destination. This pristine locale and virgin surrounding in the land of temples India, is a major attraction. With the lovely background of the snow clad mountains, and the cold surrounding the temple at Vaishno Devi is considered an ultimate spot. Once you get the Yatra slip you are registered, otherwise you wouldn’t be able to get past the check post  [...]

Pangong – The Ladakh way of Getting Amazed

Pangong – The Ladakh way of Getting Amazed

Ever wanted to be amazed in excitement or in travel? Destination India gives you this and more. Feel amazingly dizzy at great heights and with heights of adventure. As high as 14,000 and above feet you can reach a place which is partly in Tibet and partly in India. This scenic extravaganza is a must visit for those who seek to be amazed in their destinations and get sucked into their own plans. Ladakh – The land of quiet beauty and silent charm is also the land of the Pangong Tso or Pangong Lake, which lies in the stretch of Himalayan ranges and is an endorheic lake. Ladakhan charm exudes out of the lake as the saline waters of the lake are seen to completely freeze during winter. Situated in Ladakh, this lake is gaining a lot of importance internationally as this region is being found  [...]

Mini Touring with Maxi Benefits – An Indian Extravaganza

Mini Touring with Maxi Benefits – An Indian Extravaganza

Have you ever been laden with a long weekend and then realize that it has gone by and you never exploited it to your benefit? If you say yes to the question, then get exited to know about mini destinations. When we talk about mini tours, then the Golden Triangle Tour in India is the first that comes to mind. The five day Golden Triangle tour gives you the best yet does not eat up into your time. Beginning at Delhi where the tour representative takes you to the hotel.  Delhi was at strategic advantage in the past and the present. On the second day, you would head towards Jaipur which is around 562km from Delhi and is a five hour drive. Before that a tour of the capital of India is completed where we can see the Humayun’s tomb, Qutub Minar which is the tallest amongst the brick minarets,  [...]

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