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5 Best Places To Visit In South America

5 Best Places To Visit In South America

Jan 30, 2014

South America is a stunning place to visit, either for pleasure, tour, or just to visit, there is a lot of places to visit admire be it, the cities, the jungle, beaches and even historical nature, there is something for everyone. South America still has the traditional culture and also the modern culture to which is occupied with people with diverse culture. The following is 5 of the best places to visit in South America: Amazon Rainforest The Amazon is must visit destination for travelers who love animals, you will be able to see a variety of animals such as parrots, monkeys, macaws, and the rare pink dolphin and also indigenous trees from the forest with a unique ecosystem, if you plan to take some time on the tour, you can stay at the lodges located and build in the forest, there is also a cruise through the amazon waters, with special cruise ship.(image by Nguyen Ngoc Chinh). Be sure to enjoy this unforgettable visit and stay in the Amazon Rainforest The Galapagos Islands The islands found in Ecuador, is the ultimate animal paradise, and the last unspoiled and unpolluted place on earth, this is a perfect destination to visit while in South America, Galapagos is the home for the sea lions and the penguins, not in the movies but a place where you can get a chance to get closer to the animals, Swimming with the turtles and the penguin will be a memorable experience you will never forget. Costa Rica Termed as the special jewel, is a perfect South America travel destination, there is a lot to do, a visit to the volcano national parks and water falls Garden at Laz Paz, as well as hike through the rain forest inland to the Tile ran Highland, If you are a fan of cruise of rafting, Rio Sarapiqui is also a perfect spot, Costa Rica appeal to many by offering night life activities and entertainment, from bars, single bars, Discos, Casinos, the best clubs in Jaco, San Jose, Puerto Viejo where you can enjoy a laid back vibe, great natural and organic food restaurants. On a relaxed day, you can spend time on...

Visit Melaca – 5 Great Attractions in Melaca, Malaysia

Visit Melaca – 5 Great Attractions in Melaca, Malaysia

Jan 27, 2014

State-Of Melaka (Malacca) is among the smaller states in Malaysia that has no high hills or the very best beaches. But, it significantly compensates for all this by its rich history and wealth of tourist attractions. Here is a quick summary of the top 5 attractions of Melaka that you shouldn’t miss   1. Melaka Zoo Melaka Zoo is found in Ayer Keroh which is about 13 miles from Melaka. It’s the 2nd largest zoo in Malaysia. The zoo ‘s total area is about 54 hectares. It has in its possession more than 1,200 animals from over 200 varieties. Melaka Zoo opened its doors to the general public in 1963. The main attractions in Melaka Zoo ‘s are Malayan Gaur, Serow and the Malayan Tiger. This is an open zoo that maintains its natural green surroundings on its own. Apart from being a major tourist attraction, Melaka Zoo is also a center for wildlife research and conservation. (image by different countries, differen needs). 2. Taman Mini Malaysia & Mini ASEAN, Ayer Keroh Taman Mini Malaysia national park is situated at a distance of few kilometres from Melaka, near Ayer Keroh. If classic architecture and life-style interests you, then this can be a great spot for you to explore. Each of the houses present here feature the architectural style of the 13 states of Malaysia and its products of arts and crafts. Lifestyle of each state is also depicted. Inside each home, you’ll find a variety of traditional items from each state or region. Life- like figures dressed in traditional costumes are also present to represent the costumes and culture of specific states. Other attractions in the park include classic activities and shows that happen on regular basis. A visit to this park will certainly help you discover all Malaysian architecture and history. And it is a pleasant break from the hustle and bustle of nearby cities of Melaka. 3. Melaka River Cruise Water from Melaka river was the lifeline for the city of Melaka in days when people from all over the world came to Melaka for trade. Some of the construction of that time still stands gracefully by the water. Old villages mixed...

6 Great Attractions To Visit In Jordan

6 Great Attractions To Visit In Jordan

Jan 26, 2014

Jordan sits on the East bank of the famous Jordan River. Surrounded by Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Syria and Israel, It is regarded as one of the nations with a rich history. Treasury, one of its best sites, ranks among the Seven Wonders of the World. It has beautiful cities like the Roman city of Jeresah, Amman among others. River Jordan has a rich biblical history and you will definitely love to be there. Visiting Jordan for the first time will give you a reason to be there once again. The Treasury at Petra. This is one of the magnificent sites of Jordan. It is a monument erected at the ancient Petra. It was ranked among the Seven Wonders of the World. The carving was in honor of Nabataean King during the first century. The artistic designs full of scale and grandeur will remind you of the historical Alexandria. You will love the sight of amazingly colored rocks, the breathtaking tombs and carved facades.(image by NakedTim). Red desert of Wadi Rum This wonderful desert valley will offer you the amazing sights of Arabia. The amazingly shaped mountains that elegantly emanates from the red desert are responsible for its beauty. You will be reminded of the ancient merchant caravans as you enter the valley on a camel back. The rum valley used to be travel route of the merchants as they traded between the Indies and the Mediterranean. The red Desert of Wadi rum is one place you will love to visit. Roman City of Jerash This is one of the well-maintained ancient cities of Jerash. Its fame dates back to Hellenistic times coupled with her golden age in the second and third centuries. Emperor Hadrin visited the city during his times. As a modern visitor, you will love the well-fashioned theaters, an amazing Triumphal Arch, Gladiatorial, a hippodrome and breathtaking ancient streets. You will enjoy the lively horse racing. The Dead Sea As eluded by the name, the Dead Sea contains salt ten times more than the Mediterranean. You can hardly sink deep into the water due to the heaviness. It is ranked among the oldest spas in the world. Queen Cleopatra visited it during...

Honeymoon Vacation In Malaysia

Honeymoon Vacation In Malaysia

Jan 25, 2014

Traveling to beautiful places is a great thing to do as newlyweds. You get to relax after a time of working to save up and planning for your wedding. You also get to know your other half better by being free to get intimate as you both explore a new and exotic land as well as each other. Malaysia is famous for its amazingly modern-engineered landscapes and cities, its vacation spots, and tourist attractions; combined with its preserved cultures, traditions, wildlife and cuisine, these and many more are what make it a reason to be chosen as the perfect romantic honeymoon getaway destination. Enjoy the luxurious hotel you are staying in as much as you can This is your time to sleep around especially on your day of arrival. Malaysian hotels and resorts look so fancy you would not expect a lot of them to be in your budget range. Do everything as a couple; slack off with your love, order room service, take massages and showers together, swim in the pool/beach and never include your work during your honeymoon. Explore the busy city of Kuala Lumpur Now that you have recharged from relaxing at the hotel, head out to the city. There are so many buildings and parks to check out. Visit museums, temples and taste their traditional cuisine; feel the culture of Malaysia in your experience; go to famous parts of the city like Little India, Chinatown and Bukit Bintang.(image by Khalzuri Yazid). Go wild and free at Taman Negara – National Park Visiting this old tropical rainforest will make you feel like you have travelled to the far past. Besides exploring on your feet and looking for hides, you can even fish, take a boat ride, explore the rainforest at night, take selfies with wildlife and more. Time travel to old cities There are old cities in Malaysia preserved other the years; one of these famous cities is Melaka with its unmoved relics. Another old city is Penang with a preserved traditional cuisine, and also, Kuching where any kind of cat is loved deeply.(image by Jothmen). Take the climb on Mount Kinabalu in East Malaysia This kind of adventure will make...

Top 5 Luxury Hotels in Malaysia

Top 5 Luxury Hotels in Malaysia

Jan 23, 2014

 Malaysia is known for its unique culture, tradition and natural beauty. This country is one of the best in the world when it comes to offering hospitality to international tourists. It is home for some of the finest 5-star luxury hotels on the planets there are around 109 such hotels scattered across the country. Here, we present you the top 5 of them. 1. The Danna Langkawi, Lamgkawi:   The Danna Langkawi is located in the Langkawi, an archipelago of 104 islands situated near the coast of north-western Malaysia. Considered to the best luxury hotel in Malaysia, it is built in the middle of the natural beauty. If offers spectacular views of the white sands beach, lush green hills and the Marina Bay. The hotel building reflects the British colonial design, and the hotel’s amenities are excellent. The personnel here are very friendly and promptly respond to your needs. Some of the features of this hotel are business center, lounge, restaurant, suites, kids activities and swimming pool.(image by Mark Lebbell). 2. Four Seasons Resort, Langkawi: The Four Seasons Resort is located in the Langkawi archipelago of the Andaman Sea. The hotel’s located is a very serene spot close to nature. In fact, the popular mangroves in the Kilim Karst Geoforest Park can be reached in a few minutes by boat from here. The hotel is built in traditional Malaysian design with acres of beach-front gardens, palms, restaurants and lotus ponds. Most of the hotel’s guests love exploring the UNESCO-protected mangroves on boat. 3. The Majestic Malacca, Melaka: The Majestic Malacca hotel is located in the historical city of Malacca in Malaysia. This central building of the hotel was originally a serene mansion which dates back to 1920s; the remaining structure is built to perfectly blend in with the original architecture; it has 54 rooms and suites. The interiors are filled with plenty of antiques, artworks and teak fittings. The hotel chefs perfected the Nyonya cuisine which is one of the main attractions here. The Spa Village and the location on the river bank offering great views further add to the pleasant experience while staying here. 4. Shangri-La Hotel, Kaula Lumpur: Kaula Lampur is the...