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Visiting Casinos in India

Visiting Casinos in India

Today, when partaking on a holiday, many travelers like to visit venues that offer their favourite pastime. For many, gambling is a consideration when choosing their destination. For this reason, many travelers are now opting for holidays in India, visiting some of their many casinos. The Chances Casino, which is the oldest and largest land based casino in Goa, is one such destination. The casino is situated within the scenic Vainguinim Valley which provides for a breathtaking backdrop to enjoy one’s favourite casino games. Like other Indian casinos, players must play an entry fee of 500 rupees. Visitors to the Chances Casino will find varied casino games being offered. These include American Roulette, Mini Baccarat, Blackjack and slot machines. Their game offerings provide a nice range  [...]

Some interesting Trivia about Australia

Some interesting Trivia about Australia

Australia is a land of wonders and has a distinct identity in the field of technology, development, economy and tourism as well. It has a rich culture and a weather which is a tourist’s delight. Here is some interesting trivia about Australia. 1. The town of hay, a thriving agricultural community in NSW, had an internment camp for thousands of POWs during the World War II. 2. The Cornish and Welish immigrants were once part of the back bone of a booming copper industry at Burra, 154 km from Adelaide. 3. At the Naracoorte caves, South Australia’s only world heritage site, you will find fossils and recreations of mega Fuana. 4. It is easy to spot koala by looking for droppings below a gum tree rather than craning to peer in to the branches. 5. If you walk too close to a trundling echidna  [...]

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,  [...]

Reveal In The Mysteries Of Meghma

Reveal In The Mysteries Of Meghma

Destiny had bought me into the lap of a wonderful Himalayan tour. A few years ago, I was completely an epitome of urbanism with no time to enjoy the small marvels of the world. Cut throat competition and long working hours coupled with the mandatory travel time had indeed taken a toll on me, until one day my dearest uncle put his foot down and decided that it was high time to send me on a holiday far from the crowd. He wanted me to reveal in the small pleasures of nature and enjoy the rejuvenating experience in the lap of Mother Nature. He also wanted me to observe the astute livings of the Lamas and see the look of peace and bliss on their radiant faces. My bags were packed and I was reluctant to leave wondering what I would do far from a city where I had led most of my life. The destination  [...]

Jejuri: The Abode of The Lord Khandoba

Jejuri: The Abode of The Lord Khandoba

Maharashtra is a place where you will find many religious spots. People here have a devotional bent of mind and you can explore many places which have a rich religious significance. Jejuri is one such spot. On every Monday, thousands flock to the shrine of Khandoba, a mini destination and abode of Lord Khandoba which is located at Jejuri, quite near to Pune. The devotees from all over India throng the Khandoba temple to shower their Lord with brilliant yellow flowers to make his abode into ‘Sonyachi’- which means into golden or Jejuri. When you approach the foot hill at Jejuri near Pune, you will find a cluster of kiosks lined up with ritual articles, flowers, coconuts and snacks and humming with activity, and you are all set to climb the steps to Gadkot, the fortified temple above.  [...]

Kashmir: The Land Of Beauty

Kashmir: The Land Of Beauty

The Kashmir valley is blooming again this season, not just with flowers but with visitors. Srinagar- the abode of the god, the heaven on the earth- is being visited by the travellers after a gap of few years, with militancy and terrorism on the all time low. There is a popular saying in the local language, "Gar bar-ru-e-zamin ast; hamin ast, hamin ast, hamin asto". This means - if there is a paradise on earth, it is here, it is here, it is here. The sun rising and  setting over the expanse of the Dal lake dotted by Shikaras and house boats, fringed by mountain tops glinting with their residual snow, the game preserve of Dachigam with its rainbow trout culture farms and the imperious Himalayas Hangul (deer), grazing at distance, and this sight you will enjoy over a meal of Kashmiri Wazwan  [...]

Cape Town: The Marvel of Africa

Cape Town: The Marvel of Africa

The thrill that on feels on witnessing the cool, wild and blue Atlantic Ocean merging at a point with the warm, quiet and green Indian Ocean is something you experience once in a life time. It was a windy morning and when our flight landed at the Cape Town South Africa’s oldest city, located at the northern end of the scenically beautiful cape peninsula with its splendid coast line, majestic mountains, golden sandy beaches, and legendary wine estates. The Cape Town has a rich and a varied heritage, with numerous people from diverse culture who have made cape town their abode. Cape town is affectionately known as the ‘Mother City’ a reflection of its status, as it is the oldest city of south Africa, however it is a warm city always welcoming visitors, and it is a well maintained,  [...]

Eco Tourism Resorts Near Mumbai

Eco Tourism Resorts Near Mumbai

Mumbai is a place that can never get exhausted with options to enjoy. There are innumerable ways in which one can enjoy here in the city and many ways ho you can take back a valuable travel kitty. Eco tourism resorts in Mumbai and around it are very famous amongst tourists. Get to know the best of them. Nature trails and camping are very popular in the Dabhosa Waterfall Resort which is a lovely resort with activity oriented activities. Located off the Jawhar Silvassa Road this is one waterfall that is one of the highest in the state of Maharashtra and is amongst the few that are perennial. This is a resort that has 10 rooms and 12 dormitories. It also has a dining area and also gives services of laundry, too. the accommodation includes a bunk house , a valley view room and a waterfall view  [...]

Methods and Achievements of Nature Conservation

Methods and Achievements of Nature Conservation

Nature conservation is a way of safeguarding the main ares of natural biodiversity and keeping in mind that the measures would reduce the damage done to environment. These damages are mostly due to human activities and are of great importance to the whole world. the nature reserves that have been established have made it easier to safeguard the most important portions of water and land with the help of required programmes. There are around 150 nature reserves here and conservation within and outside these areas is mainly achieved by providing the right advice on use of land and by appropriate planning. The efficiency of these measures is totally dependent on the scientific information from research and surveys. This has brought about a need for total research which has resulted in understanding  [...]

Travel Tales from Namibia

Travel Tales from Namibia

Visit Africa and enjoy the pleasures of being in Namibia the land of ecstatic pleasures and great tour delights. This is a perfect way to start your self tours in Africa. Namibia is a country that has great geographical variety. It has a greater part of the Kalahari Desert and lies in the eastern part of the country. The north has the Etosha Pan which is an awe inspiring game rich area and has a great variety of species. The Namib Desert and the Skeleton Coast are found along the western sea side. The sand dunes here are said to be one of the largest in the entire world. Namibia is a captivating land and its sense of space is really unbelievable. Namibia is one of the most favoured destinations in Africa and there are long distances that are covered here. Travels here are really very  [...]

Wild Tales from Laguna Del Tigre National park

Wild Tales from Laguna Del Tigre National park

Lying on the northwestern part of Peten there are many wetlands that are a part of Central America. It has the best population of scarlet macaws and Guatemala is surely a place to visit. These are being protected through the conservation efforts at a biological research station. The Biotop Laguna Del Tigre Rio Escodido has two biological stations that are open to all the researchers. Travellers coming here enjoy the tours here and the Scarlet Macaw Trail is a very popular tour here in this part of the world. the tour is reasonably priced and the duration of the trip can be adjusted as per our preferences. Hikes are also a major part of the visitors here and the sight of the lovely forest lands are a major delight to all the tourists coming here. Local scientists here work to take care  [...]

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