Pages Menu
Categories Menu

Posted on Mar 28, 2017 |

What to Consider While Planning a Family Trip?

What to Consider While Planning a Family Trip?

“When you travel with children you are giving them something that can never be taken away… Experience, exposure and a way of life” [Pamela T. Chandler] The above lines sufficiently describe the significance of family vacations. Family trips are beneficial as they provide the opportunity to bond with family members along with exposure to a different culture, history and people. This has become all the more important in the present stressful life in which we are rarely able to find time for each other. Apart from that, travelling can prove to be a source of practical knowledge for our children which will remain with them throughout their lives. However, planning a vacation is never easy. This is especially true in case of a family trip where the interests of all the individuals are to be weighed equally. Here is a checklist of things one should do while planning a trip overseas with spouse and children: Choose the appropriate location Choosing a particular place can be the most difficult task....

Read More

Posted on Mar 12, 2017 |

Best Non-Touristic Things to do in Barcelona:

Best Non-Touristic Things to do in Barcelona:

Barcelona has become a tourist capital on a worldwide level, and locals but also tourists feel it. For this reason in this article I propose some authentic places to discover in Barcelona that are off the tourist route. I have seen a nice study held by Ok apartment Barcelona where they asked 850 expats about mass tourism. Mass tourism of Barcelona In OK Apartment Barcelona we wanted to know what were the thoughts about the worst of Barcelona by the expats that have been living more than three months. We interviewed 850 people in the streets and the most recurrent answer about the worst of Barcelona was “mass tourism”. There are some opinions of the neighbors of Barcelona: Excessive mass tourism” / “Too much tourism all-year / “Selling the “BCN brand” has made the city into a theme park” / “Many tourists. Too many promotors.” / “Tourists come and look at the city as their own”, / “Misbehaving tourists” Everyone who has been living in Barcelona for a moment...

Read More

Posted on Nov 8, 2016 |

Top Activities for a Family Holiday in Dubai

Top Activities for a Family Holiday in Dubai

The smooth emirate of Dubai is much more than simply marvelousness and fabulousness holiday. It is with no doubt a continually growing safe holiday destination for families, from children to teenagers offering any activity you have in mind! An airlift over this Middle-Eastern city? Check. Travels over the ridges? Check. Close experiences with 80 year old turtles? Check. Whether you need to get a dousing at a water stop, toboggan down an incline at Ski Dubai or open your children’s eyes to trading at a zest scented souk, below are the finest activities you won’t miss. Dubai is a perfect holiday goal for families, with amusement parks, shorelines, Friday simple breakfasts and more to keep everybody upbeat. Here are six things that first-time parents ought not to miss while on holiday in Dubai. 1. Aquaventure Waterpark Children and grown-ups alike are ensured an adrenaline surge at Aquaventure Waterpark at Atlantis, The Palm. Got an adrenaline junkie in the family? Overcome vacationers ought to look at the record-breaking rides, one of...

Read More

Posted on Oct 22, 2016 |

Some of the Best Places to Retire in Australia

Some of the Best Places to Retire in Australia

The retirement part of anyone’s life is supposed to be a relaxing time free of worries and what a better way to enjoy some great places in Australia. You don’t need to be the most travelled person to know that Australia has plenty of awesome places to retire and great food. However, how do you limit the options? Well, that will depend on how you want your retirement life to be like. If you country settings, a Victorian town is perfect for you. If like having fun on the beach, retire in coastal towns. But regardless, there are endless places in Australia to visit when you retire!  Here is a list of some of the perfect places for you: 1. Hunter Valley Hunter Valley might seem like a very obvious choice – the quaint country environment, the vineyards, the wine – each of these make the place amazing. However, it’s also so close to Newcastle and Sydney (NSW’s main hubs). House prices are gradually rising in Hunter Valley as...

Read More

Posted on Oct 11, 2016 |

6 Breathtaking Gardens in France

6 Breathtaking Gardens in France

If you enjoy the fragrance, vibrant colors and great outdoors of exotic plants and ponds full of a multiple fish varieties, you will surely be in for a treat when you visit France. Flights from London to Paris are affordable and this offers you a great chance to experience a once in a lifetime trip to France. Not only does the country offer an amazing outdoor nature, but also has endless breathtaking gardens all around. Amazing design, layouts and superb aesthetics leave tourists breathless as they explore any of the following six breathtaking gardens in France:  Versailles Probably the most famous garden in the world, Versailles was designed by André Notré and was built for Louis XIV. Vast amounts of soil had to be dug out to lay out the canal, flowerbeds, the fountains and the Orangerie, where previously only marshes, grasslands and woods were. The trees were transported by cart from every French province and thousands of men took part in this huge enterprise. Jardin des Tuileries The...

Read More