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Complete Travel Guide for Winter Vacations in Dubai

Complete Travel Guide for Winter Vacations in Dubai

Spend this winter in Dubai – There’s tons to see and do!

Dubai’s winter sun is known for its ability to beat the winter blues and get you all set to enjoy one of the most favorite seasons of the year for most travelers. And since winter is nearly upon us, Dubai is the best destination to head to this year. Between its spacious pools, shopping centers, Ski resorts and its futuristic skyline, Dubai is by far the ultimate winter destination. Pack your bags, book your flight and head to the dynamic city of Dubai! Whether you’re a first-time visitor or not, here is your Dubai travel guide this Winter for a vacation well-spent.

September 15, 2017 | By More
5 Easy Weekend Dubai Road Trips

5 Easy Weekend Dubai Road Trips

5 Weekend Road Trips While Traveling in Dubai

Going on a desert safari is one of the most thrilling and adventurous driving experiences you should try when in Dubai. But there’s another kind of adventure that you can experience that doesn’t require any tricky maneuvering skills over a sandy and wild terrain: a road trip.

August 30, 2017 | By More
6 Most Luxurious Hotels Of Morocco

6 Most Luxurious Hotels Of Morocco

Luxury Hotel of Morocco

Like many breathtaking places in the world, Morocco attracts tourists from all over the world because of it’s diversity of landscapes, waterfalls, beaches, climate and culture. Moreover, because of it’s geographical location in the Mediterranean basin, it has dramatic natural reserves. And to accommodate the visitors from all around the world, Morocco has a growing number of unique luxury accommodations known as riads.

June 6, 2017 | By More
Where To Find The Best Surfing Worldwide

Where To Find The Best Surfing Worldwide

Top Spots For The Best Surfing Experiences Across The Globe

The song might say ‘Surfin USA’, but around the world there are a lot of incredible beaches and coves that offer great waves that you won’t find anywhere else. If you want to catch the wave of a lifetime then get out of the house and go get them. There are some great waves on the other side of the world just waiting for you and some of these top surfing hotspots are a good place to start searching.

April 14, 2017 | By More
10 African Countries Where Americans Can Visit ‘Visa Free’

10 African Countries Where Americans Can Visit ‘Visa Free’

10 African Countries Americans Can Visit Without a Special Entry Visa.

It is important to be knowledgeable about the entry requirements of a country you plan to visit. Unfortunately, due to a lack of planning, it is quite common for American citizens to incur unforeseen expenses as a result of carrying insufficient documentation. This can completely spoil travel plans, so it is best to be prepared. Luckily, It is important for instance, to check to be sure that your passport is valid for 6 months past the dates of your travel and that you have several blank pages available for stamps. Africa is a continent that offers the opportunity for Americans to visit several of its countries on a visa-free basis. Here’s a look at the African countries that do not require Americans to have special visas.

March 29, 2017 | By More
Top Desert Trekking Adventures in Morocco

Top Desert Trekking Adventures in Morocco

The Best Deserts Trekking Experience in Morocco

The deserts of Morocco are amazingly warm and great for trekking. But ironically, most of the best areas are far from the vast stretches of sand dunes where you may only discover “the golden sand”. When one speaks of the desert, one has in mind images of immense sand dunes, as far as the eye can see, and mirages.

March 23, 2017 | By More
Essential Car Rent Tips for Israel

Essential Car Rent Tips for Israel

Getting around in Israel is a lot easier if you rent a car – especially if you intend to explore some of the more remote regions. Generally it isn’t too hard to rent a car at any of the airports or major cities, but there are a few tips that could go a long way to making it more convenient:

March 20, 2017 | By More
Give The Gift of Multi-Generational Travel This Year

Give The Gift of Multi-Generational Travel This Year

Give a gift of multi-general travel this year for the holidays ahead. It’s a gift your family will remember for generations!

Conventional gifts can be overrated, and rather than offer gadgets, flowers or toys to the kids, why not take them on a trip? If you’re not in the mood to spend Christmas at home, pack your bags and head out on an adventure. Or put together a package of maps and information on a vacation spot where you can all spend time together. The world is your oyster! Pick a destination that best matches with your family’s preferences, and have the time of your life enjoying time together in a new destination. Make plans in advance so that you don’t spend a fortune on accommodation and flights, and check out the following destinations.

December 16, 2016 | By More
Family Beach Vacations in Zanzibar – Unforgettable

Family Beach Vacations in Zanzibar – Unforgettable

Holidays for Families in Zanzibar

Zanzibar is home to some of the most beautiful, idyllic destinations on the continent of Africa. With turquoise waters, soft white sands beaches and mouth-watering local food , there are many simple reasons to be attracted to this serene archipelago.

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Located off the coast of Tanzania, the top attractions include magnificent beaches like Paje, Kiwengwa and Nungwi. Beaches of Zanzibar provide the best tourist experiences with stunning palm trees, tropical blue seas and best accommodation facilities.

September 19, 2016 | By More
Africa’s Big 5 Safari Animals and Where To See Them

Africa’s Big 5 Safari Animals and Where To See Them

The Big 5 Animals To See While On African Safari

The “Big 5” is a term often used synonymously with African Safaris by most tour operators as a lure to attract safari and wildlife enthusiasts. And, why shouldn’t they be! An African safari is on almost everyone’s bucket list. Anyone who has ever dreamt of visiting the land of vast landscapes, plush greenery, and of course these wildly renowned beasts hopes to go on an African Safari one day. Before we get into planning details, let’s get a quick introduction to the Big 5 Animals to see while on African Safari.

August 10, 2016 | By More
Family Friendly Wine Farms and Activities in South Africa

Family Friendly Wine Farms and Activities in South Africa

Don’t leave the kids behind…. Visit South Africa with your family and plan a getaway in the Franschhoek Valley with child friendly Wine Farms and activities.

I clearly remember the first time I drove to the Franschhoek Valley. We were driving on the Helshoogte Pass from Stellenbosch and I was in awe: the entire valley, so green and lush, surrounded by stark and imposing yet beautiful mountain ranges, under a clear blue sky opened itself up to me and I was, simply put, mesmerized. I fell in love and Franschhoek, with its fields of lavender, awe-inspiring wine farms and quaint little French-inspired village, has since become my holiday destination of choice.

July 14, 2016 | By More
Top Holy Land Sites For Christian Travelers to Israel

Top Holy Land Sites For Christian Travelers to Israel

Top Tour Sites for Catholics and Christians When Visiting Israel.

When speaking about Catholic Israel tours, the first thing we have to understand is that many places and historic sites in the Holy Land are equally important for all three major monotheistic religions – Christianity, Judaism and Islam. It is not something that should confuse you because this country is a true meeting point of different cultures, traditions and religions. And that’s why it is not unusual to see people from different creeds going to pilgrimage and visiting the exact same places.

July 8, 2016 | By More
3 Destinations To Savor The Simple Life and Leave The Modern World Behind

3 Destinations To Savor The Simple Life and Leave The Modern World Behind

Leave the Modern World Behind When You Visit These 3 Countries

For people living in the United States, Canada, Europe, and other major developed regions of the world, it’s easy to forget that not all of humanity lives with the ubiquitous innovations of the 21st century. There are plenty of places that the internet doesn’t extend, where cars cannot drive down city streets, and where electricity is considered a recent luxury if it is available at all. These pre-modern standards of living don’t mean that these nations are backward – in fact, this sort of living is one of the most exciting things that a traveler can experience. If you’re looking for a simpler way of life, if only for a holiday, then here are three nations where life is a little simpler and slower than it is in your part of the world.

June 17, 2016 | By More
13 Iconic Monuments Cloaked in Mystery

13 Iconic Monuments Cloaked in Mystery

13 Historic Monuments Where Mystery Prevails

The world is a rich and wonderful place that’s full of surprises. Mysteries can be found in the most unexpected corners of the Earth – and many of them are left unsolved despite centuries of speculation.
Here are 13 mysterious historical monuments, from those well-loved in pop culture, to lesser known curiosities from ancient times, all waiting for your exploration:

June 13, 2016 | By More
Traveler’s Guide to Dubai – Local Customs and Expectations

Traveler’s Guide to Dubai – Local Customs and Expectations

The United Arab Emirates values hospitality and welcomes visitors with luxurious beaches, awe-inspiring architecture, flavorsome dishes, and rewarding historical sites. Dubai, the most sophisticated and progressive state of the UAE, is a wonderful place to experience the magic of a mysterious culture, but travelers must be aware of local customs and traditions. While all may appear to be glitz and glitter, travelers must be aware of local conservative customs of the area.

With this guide of practical advise about the lifestyles in Dubai, you will have a wonderful journey without offending any local moralities.

April 18, 2016 | By More
Which Region of Africa Is Right For Your Journey?

Which Region of Africa Is Right For Your Journey?

Unique natural beauty and traditional cultures define the Regions of Africa

Africa is a massive continent, made up of over fifty countries. There is a huge variety of things to do, from the more obvious choices such as a wildlife safari to visiting Cape Town and experiencing the sights and sounds of the city from the plateau at the top of Table Mountain. However, many visitors return to Africa as they become enthralled by the culture, traditions and the beautiful landscape. Visiting Africa is truly an amazing experience and one that you will remember for the rest if your life. The following suggestions will help you to get the most out of any trip you plan:

April 11, 2016 | By More
Mugs and Coffee Traditions From Across The Globe

Mugs and Coffee Traditions From Across The Globe

Mugs and Coffee Traditions vary all cross the world and make a fascinating study of our coffee drinking customs.

Everything gets better with coffee. It doesn’t ask questions, it understands, especially during mornings when we’re not even sure how to face the world. Coffee is that one thing that we have in common with the rest of the world. For coffee lovers out there, cups and mugs are the best travel souvenirs. These tokens represent a culture more uniquely and deeply than refrigerator magnets and key chains can ever do.

March 30, 2016 | By More
Port Elizabeth, Unknown Jewel of the Sunshine Coast, South Africa

Port Elizabeth, Unknown Jewel of the Sunshine Coast, South Africa

Port Elizabeth: The Eastern Cape’s Unknown Jewel

Port Elizabeth on the Sunshine Coast of South Africa is often overshadowed by its far more popular sister, Cape Town. Called both the Friendly City and the Windy City, a lot of Port Elizabeth’s best attractions make it onto ‘Top 10’ lists, but the truly amazing gems are relatively well guarded secrets that most tourists stumble across by accident. And when a friend recently mentioned that they were planning a vacation there, I started browsing through old photos and made a list of my personal ‘Port Elizabeth Must Do’s’ which I’ll be sharing with you all.

December 7, 2015 | By More
Safety Tips For Women Traveling To Dubai

Safety Tips For Women Traveling To Dubai

Important Safety Tips for Women Traveling to Dubai .

Dubai is a beautiful destination which travel enthusiasts aspire to visit at least once in their lifetime. This wonderful city beats any place in the Mid-East in terms of its luxury offerings. Whether you wish to enjoy great sightseeing or love art and culture, want to indulge in varied entertainment and fun or relish finest gastronomy and shopping, Dubai never fails to impress. On top of all these, Dubai is an advanced and mostly crime-free city, making it one of the most incredible destinations to travel and explore as a female solo traveler. That said, there are certain things that you should necessarily know before and during your visit to Dubai.

November 6, 2015 | By More
Unforgettable Adventures in Exotic Morocco

Unforgettable Adventures in Exotic Morocco

How To Make The Most of Your Adventure to Exotic Morocco. Morocco proudly stands as one of the most sought-after exotic getaway destinations in the world, thanks to its year-round warm weather, surfer-friendly coastlines, colourful traditions and diverse panoramas.

Many of Morocco’s visitors stay within the limits of Marrakech, or the popular city of Casablanca, but there are many other cities and landscapes you can visit in Morocco that remind you of the country’s ancient allure. From the cinematically impressive Ouarzazte to the museums in Fez here’s how to make the most of an adventure in Morocco.

October 28, 2015 | By More