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Camel Safari at Red Sea

Camel Safari at Red Sea

Charting a course in the dry and sandy lands of Egypt is a dream of millions but it lack of knowledge about the place and guide makes people cringe form the tour. But the camel safari of Red Sea is an incredible journey that will take you to the deep secrets of the land of Egypt and you can finds the mysteries of the place unfolding as you spend 8 days in your life in the tour name “Camel Safari at Red Sea”. You will have the privilege to see the famous sites of Dahab region and can grab the blissful experience of roaming in the Sinai Desert. You kick of your safari after landing in the Sharm el-Sheikh airport, where the tour operator’s agent will greet you warmly and shall take you to the Coral Coast Hotel, situated at the northern side of the Dahab east side. You can while away  [...]

Sinai safari in Egypt

Sinai safari in Egypt

Egypt is place where people can get the scope to travel back in time and see the golden days of the Pharaohs. The best part of Egypt is that there are several kinds of traveling ways and one of the best ways of traveling is to go for a jeep safari in Sinai Desert. The safari will take you through the St. Catherine's Monastery which has the famous burning bush. You will get the scope in this safari to go to a historical place where Moses received the god’s doctrine of Ten Commandments – Mount Sinai. The trip of Sinai takes a total of 8 days and starts from your arrival at Dahab. The first day includes the arrival in Sharm El-Sheikh airport and then moving to Dahab which is at least 100 km away from the airport area. Guests are taken in to a hotel situated at the seafront of Dahab and  [...]

Trip to River Nile

Trip to River Nile

Known for the storehouse of teeming population of animals and the telltale pyramids of the past Africa’s nook and corner offers a great time for ecotourism. The most treasured part of Africa is supposed to be Egypt as it is filled with the wonders one learns in the history books during childhood. The great river Nile has charted its course through the land of Egypt and floating on the historical river for over a week will be a valuable memoir for any traveler. Floating through the placid water of Nile and halting periodically at significant tourist spots of Egypt will fill this 8 day trip of bat sailing. I bet the 8 day long tour will whisk away and you will look at your watch suspiciously thinking it might have traveled faster than before. The trip is named as “sail the Nile in Style”  [...]

Komodo National Park: Enter the dragon land

Komodo National Park: Enter the dragon land

Mellowing out among the nature’s wonder sand gifts is a heavenly experience as people often feel to go for a green trip. Wildlife reserves and conservation parks are good places to hang out as the trip is full of wonders and at every scene people get awe as the discover something new. And when you are in Komodo National Park, you are sure to get surprises at every stop. The park lies in Wallacea region in Indonesia and has been identified by WWF as a prioritized place for conservation of the environment. The park is in a beautiful place as t is located within the islands of Sumbawa and Flores. This offers the national park plethora of flora and fauna. The park encloses an area of nearly 1,817 sq. km. There are other areas nearby it that will be taken within the boundaries soon, which will  [...]

Antarctic cruise: Journey from New Zealand

Antarctic cruise: Journey from New Zealand

Nestled at the South Pole, Antarctica is the coldest, wildest, driest and windiest destination on Earth, which is obviously not inhabited except for some scientists in the research labs here. So, cruising until here is something of an inherent interest out of curiosity for a majority of the people. The first Antarctic cruise floated in 1966 that with the leader by Lars-Eric took the first group to the continent. And this too, had a purpose behind this – to get extremely inclined for protecting the hypersensitive ecology by exploring Antarctica. This mission is still ongoing even today, but the tourists can cruise to this continent only for four months of the year of which December and January are the peak months. For the travelers, Antarctica is lush with unbelievable beauty amidst adventure  [...]

Cirio de Nazare: The festival of faith and procession

Cirio de Nazare: The festival of faith and procession

Each year Belem is filled with faith, joy, and cheerfulness when the festival of Cirio de Nazare pulls not only the locals, but also the tourists from all across the world. Belem is the key port in Brazil, situated just out of the Amazon and is famous for hosting this largest festival that is dedicated to the Our Lady of Nazareth, Virgin of Nazareth. The faith in worshipping Our Lady of Nazare was first born in Portugal wherein the Mother is believed to have rescued a nobleman as he was just about to fall with his horse into a cliff. Once this story was first told in Belem by the Portuguese, a new miracle took place in which a hunter was unbelievably saved in the Amazonian forest. This devotion to the Nazare Lady is now 200 years old and is certainly the most vital event in the state. Cirio  [...]

Pulau Pramuka – Amazing for diving

Pulau Pramuka – Amazing for diving

All the backpackers who come to Indonesia are very well-versed with the amazing holiday destinations such as Jakarta, Bandung, and Bali. However, this time, I as one of them planned for a less familiar holiday spot – Pulau Pramuka. Surprisingly, there is so much here to see and do on this island, which kept me thinking as to why this has not yet become a famous vacation retreat. However, I spent my full time in diving. Pulau Pramuka is among the closest, biggest, and most inhabited islands in Indonesia. On Saturday early morning, I visited the ODY office at 7 and was on time to leave for the Ancol Marina from where we will begin our journey to this island. ODY offers its own port and resort for an intimate diving experience. With me, there were some more six people all of whom were from  [...]

Cinque Terre: Scenic hiking trip

Cinque Terre: Scenic hiking trip

Regarded as one of the Italy’s treasures, Cinque Terre is a rocky coastal area adorning the Italian Riviera’s Liguria region. It is the home of ‘Five Lands’ that encompasses five famous hamlets namely, Vernazza, Monterosso al Mare, Manarola, Corniglia, and Riomaggiore. These villages, shoreline, and the flanking hillsides now belong to the Cinque Terre National Park. This World Heritage site is remarkable for its natural beauty and the settlements that people have made over centuries along with terraces upon the steep and rocky landscape ending on the cliffs projecting into the sea. Upon a look, it might look scary, but it is a pure fun! Undoubtedly, Cinque Terre is the very famous destination on the tourist map. Although the villages are connected by trains and boats, tourists like  [...]

Mexican cave diving in the famous Yucatan

Mexican cave diving in the famous Yucatan

Looking for some challenging adventure in the waters of Mexico? Then, it is none other than cave diving – the most dangerous and exciting on Earth! Mexican cave diving is just matchless because of its opportunity to see its indigenous marine species that are not found anywhere else on the planet. Considered one of the world’s best experiences, the diving here is of two types namely, the cave diving and cavern diving, which also are the unique types of cenote diving. A cenote refers to a fresh water body linked to the underwater caverns as well as other cenotes. A round hole in ground is a standard cenote seen all across Mexico. Now, a cavern diving refers to dive near to the cave entrance and being under the sunlight; while a cave diving involves swimming in the cave where there is no sunlight.  [...]

Jomsom Trek: Part of Annapurna circuit

Jomsom Trek: Part of Annapurna circuit

Belonging to the famous Annapurna circuit trek, the Jomsom trek is one of the most taken up hiking adventures that takes one through the Kali Gandaki River’s valley from Pokhara to the most sacred destination of Muktinath. This latter spot is a pilgrimage destination on the Tibetan plateau for both Hindus and Buddhist. Not rising over 3800 m and taking you via its highest elevation point of 5400 m Thorung La, this trek is comparatively easy and is known for its wonderfully diverse experience. The Jomsom trek is certainly a great chance to explore the charm as well as witness of the Annapurna. It is 8 to 10 days trek that begins from the Pokhara city in north and then meanders via the Poon Hill as well as the Dhaulagiri icefall offering each hiker the delightful vistas of the mountains.  [...]

Kailash trek through Simikot: Adventurous and exciting

Kailash trek through Simikot: Adventurous and exciting

Soaring until 6714 m, Mount Kailash is the most sacred pilgrimage destination for more than one religious cult. It is not only the dream of Hindus, but is also a desire of the Jains, Buddhists, and Bonpos to trek Mount Kailash. For Hindus, it is the home of Lord Shiva, Jains consider it to be the spot from where their first apostle Lord Rishabhdeva was liberated, and Buddhists consider it to be the site which Buddha magically visited in 5th century B.C leaving footprints on the rocks of Kora surrounding Kailash. Surprisingly, this sacred mountain believed to be the centre of the universe was formed 50 millions years ago, even before the Himalayas. It is a remotely notable peak in western Tibet, which is the most worshipped by over thousands of people annually. The only way to reach here  [...]

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