The Best 10 Destinations in Continent of Africa
Mar22

The Best 10 Destinations in Continent of Africa

The continent of Africa offers extraordinary memories to the holidaymaker and tourist. From amazing wildlife in Kenya to the “Seven Wonders of the World” in Egypt, the African continent has clearly gained its reputation as the ideal destination for adventure. if you dare to explore this continent and hope from one destination to the other, I cannot image a better way then flying. Driving the continent may take you forever. In my travels, I did meet some long-term travelers who dared crossing all Africa with a vehicle. If you do chose to fly you can compare airfares online. So here are the best 10 destinations in Africa. 1. Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya If you want to view the Big Five – The Buffalo, Elephant, Leopard, Lion and Rhino – then look no further than the Masai Mara. You can also see the amazing yearly antelope migration. Masai Mara boasts extensive lands characterized by a variety of flora and fauna. The national reserve is a popular destination for tourists longing to have the true feel of the African continent. 2. The Pyramids, Egypt Definitely one of the most identifiable “Seven Wonders of the World”, the Pyramids in Egypt have fascinated many since time immemorial. Plus, the constant fascination in the ostentatious artwork and shaman customs of the age-old society delights millions of tourists each year. The Pyramids of  Egypt 3. Cape Town, South Africa Cape Town is another popular destination for international travellers looking for a memorable holiday. There is plenty to do once you land in Cape Town. The extraordinary landscapes and mountain panorama offer extraordinary experience while the culture will help spruce up the experience for singles, couples, and families. 4. Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania Often called the white peak of the African continent, Mount Kilimanjaro boasts unique volcanoes, offering a true challenge to any trekking lover and it can take you several days to discover the peak of the mountain. 5. Marrakech, Morocco Marrakech, Morocco is one of the first destinations travelers consider for their travel plans. It offers an amazing blend of prehistoric attractions and contemporary experiences. You can discover many incredible buildings in Fez as well as the legendary Roman Relics in Volubilis, to mention but a few. 6. Okavango Delta, Botswana Okavango, Botswana is the biggest transnational delta in the world, which, in contrast to other comparable configurations, drains totally around a basin. 7. Djenne, Mali This is one of the oldest Malian cities and an exciting place with mud houses adorned with amazing colors. Djenne’s Grand Marche is a magnificent market, where traders converge to sell their wares. 8. Unguja, Zanzibar Zanzibar was...

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Travel East Europe While Still Affordable
Feb27

Travel East Europe While Still Affordable

There are a number of cheap travel destinations in different parts of the world. Getting them is a big task especially when you don’t take time and resources available. The internet offers a traveler the best choice as they can compare different cheap destinations with different packages. Choosing the time and place to visit is important as it is the key to getting an affordable travel.Forgotten destinations Apart from the best countries in Europe, there are lesser known destinations that offer good experiences when it comes to traveling. For example Bulgaria is one of the best destinations for cheaper holidays. At $42, a visitor will get at least 10 items including meals. Some of the most attractive destinations that offer clients the best site includes the Archeological museums, museum of history and maritime, the Magura Cave and mosaic museum. In Hungary one can visit the Szeged attractions, Debrecen attractions, Miskolc and the Eger attractions. While near the attractions sites, there are various things that one can sample out. It is while in Hungary that one can sample out different culture like tasting and drinking palinkas, sampling the best restaurants with different cuisines, castle watching in Budapest, various bars in different streets and other traditional cultural experiences. How to find the best travel option that is affordable whether you are traveling to Georgia, Czech Republic or Estonia to sample out the most attractive site, sampling out different cultures among local inhabitants and food, you have to get a cheap accommodation package. First consider the off-season in different destination. Only travel when the number of tourists is small. Here the touring company tries to get as many clients as possible by offering price packages for hotel accommodation, travel destinations and recreational activities like surfing at an affordable rate to visitors. The benefit of choosing a good package is that the visitor is given discounts on hotels, renting cars, flight and any other perks. Avoid buying the package as an individual. Get an exclusive price. This means you buy a whole package at only one price. With an exclusive price, you will get a cheap destination in different parts of countries like an exclusive package in Georgia will give the visitors cheap accommodation in five-star hotels, exclusive access to tourist attractions like the Billy Carter gas museums, new world of Coca Cola and the Howard Finster Gardens.Sometimes when traveling and searching for cheap destinations, take advantages of your age. There are many packages available in different countries like the Czech Republic offering cheaper offers to senior citizens and students. Some of these cheap deals are available to people of certain age limits...

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It’s a Cold World Out There! Other Bloggers speak
Feb17

It’s a Cold World Out There! Other Bloggers speak

So you want to travel. Great! Most of people who choose destination to travel, will look for the great sunny weather where massive clothes are not required and huge umbrella is not in demand. Most people will pay more to go “in season” to avoid cold temperatures and freeze moments. On the other hand, there are others who will pay even more to have their guts freeze just to enjoy another minute on ice, snow, or mountain pick. Here are few bloggers who share their experiences on cold destinations. This Frozen Hell by www.escapeartistes.com Winter Driving Tips by thevacationgals.com Travel Tips: How to Pack for Family Ski Vacation by  www.theqfamilyadventures.com Fireworks, ice, snow, and polar nights from Northern Sweden by lolaakinmade.com Image courtesy of Vichaya Kiatying-Angsulee at FreeDigitalPhotos.net (Ski Path At...

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6 Great Sites Outside of London
Mar15

6 Great Sites Outside of London

Visiting London is a wonderful experience, with all its beautiful sights. However, there are some great things to do outside of London which can be extremely interesting. Also, getting away from London will allow you to enjoy a cheap stay in some beautiful and historical towns that have so much to offer that you may end up forgetting all about London! You can opt for cheap day trip or hire a car and enjoy a cheap stay in one of many bed and breakfasts that are present all over England. These places are clean, comfortable and convenient on short stays. Hampton Court The beautiful palace was bestowed to the general public by Queen Victoria. It consists of many ornately decorated rooms, medieval kitchens, a maze, a beautiful glass stained chapel, stunning gardens and tennis courts from ancient times. You can even enjoy a boat ride here. The palace is about 5 minutes distance from Hampton Court Station and 30 minutes distance from Waterloo. You can take picnic hamper with you which you can enjoy in the Bushey Park, which is in the neighborhood. Cambridge The beautiful and old university town is made of more than 30 colleges, most of which constructed in the 13th century. While Oxford is definitely older than Cambridge and has a river flowing through, Cambridge offers a more stunning experience. To be able to experience history and tradition of this old town is an experience by itself. It takes just an hour to reach Cambridge by train and there after you are transported to another world altogether. Brighton This beautiful Georgian seaside resort is popular for its meandering lanes. In addition, it has a vibrant gay community, ensuring that something is always happen in the town. It is a wonderful place to shop for jewelry and other knick-knacks that you might be looking to take home as a keepsake of your visit to England. Be sure to take time out to explore the coastline and its famous White Cliffs. You can collect sea shells on the rocky beaches or enjoy some fresh seafood at the numerous budget restaurants dotting the shore. It takes an hour to get to Brighton from Central London and is beautiful destination outside of London for spending half a day. Windsor Castle The castle was restored after a massive fire broke out and after exploring the castle, you can undertake a trip to Stratford-on-Avon, which is very near to Warwick, to check out the birthplace of William Shakespeare. You can even catch a Shakespearean play here. Bath Another interesting town outside London is Bath. This town is famous for its Roman...

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3 Fun Family Destinations in Costa Rica!
Feb07

3 Fun Family Destinations in Costa Rica!

Family travel can be a lot of fun, but it can be expensive. If you are looking for affordable options for family fun in Costa Rica, you’re in luck! There are many affordable budget travel options available in Costa Rica. Here are some fun options to try out with your family on your next vacation to Costa Rica: Museo Nacional de Costa Rica Museo Nacional de Costa Rica is a great and affordable place to make some unforgettable family members while your family learns more about the history of Costa Rica while having fun. Adults pay $8, and students pay only $4! Visit their website at: http://www.museocostarica.go.cr/en_en/visitas/horarios-y-tarifas-de-visitas.html?Itemid=110. You can also contact the Museum at (506) 2257-1433 / (506) 2257-1434, or by emailing informacion@museocostarica.go.cr Selvatura Butterfly Farm and Insect Museum Check Selvatura out at http://www.selvatura.com/Your children will love seeing all of the beautiful species at Selvatura Butterfly Farm, and will bug out over all of the cool insects at the Insect Museum. You will need to contact Selvatura for rates for your family, but if you only visit the Butterfly farm and insect museum, you will not pay much at all! This is a great option for budget travel. You can email info@selvatura.com for more information. The Pacific Coast and the Carribbean Coast Costa Rica has beaches along both the Pacific and Carribbean coastlines that you can explore with your family. On the Pacific side there are more tourist attractions and you will find many more people, but on the Carribbean side your family can have some quality time in a more peaceful setting where you can see live tropical animals enjoying their natural habitat. Many sections of the beach are free to visit. Your family can definitely make some unforgettable family memories there! Image courtesy of domdeen at...

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