Category Archives for "Adventures"

5 Best Weekend Ski Resorts in Europe

The European ski season is right around the corner. It gives you a chance to completely enjoy your short break with a ski weekend in one of the best ski resorts in Europe. A short and quick 3-4 day trip to the Alps can be rejuvenating and exhilarating. Moreover, it gives you a far better topic for Monday morning gossip than a trip to your local supermarket.

However, before you pick your ski destination, there are some important things you need to consider.

For instance, you need to gather information about the nearest airport, services provided near the airport, late international flights and so on. You also need to consider accommodation for three nights, instead of the usual six or seven. Considering all these factors, we have compiled a list of Top 5 weekend ski resorts in Europe.Continue reading

Female Traveler? Top Five Places To Go Solo

All year round, women seek a place to travel and venture out on their own; a place away from their daily life, demands of friends, family and work. They want for once to forget about wearing make-up, truly be themselves and enjoy an experience of their life time. Well, some women prefer to travel in small groups but at times, you just want to do it completely alone.

There are many places I would recommend for such a tour but even before I give you the good news, always adhere to the basic safety principles of traveling. Keep your valuables in different places (your wallet, pockets, hotel safe), and always maintain a copy of your passport in case its stolen or lost. Above all, appear confident and sure of things and you will go along way in averting danger.Continue reading

Touring Southern Italy: 10 True, Italian Towns Outside of Tourist Hotspots

Looking to experience a true taste of Italy?

Cross Rome and Milan off your list and head south to Italy’s “heel” – Puglia.

Still largely untouched by tourists, Puglia boasts beautiful coastlines, rich history and some of the best cuisine in all of Italy.

When you are looking to take the off-beaten path, be sure to visit these 10 towns on your next trip to Italy:

Alberobello

Alberobello is perhaps most famous for its trulli constructions. These charming limestone structures feature a conical roof and date back to the 14th century. The town is now considered a UNESCO world heritage site and features more than 1,500 trulli. Today, these buildings are used for lodging, shops and restaurants.Continue reading

Heading To Phuket? Here’s What You Need To Pack

Along Thailand’s Krabi and Phang Nga regions lies the exquisite island of Phuket. The place has constantly found a place among the list of top travel destinations of the World owing to sound mode of transport system, serene location, great Thailand cuisine, plethora of bays and variety of other factors. In case you are a traveler and want to unwind yourself after a hectic year in this Thai island, here is what to expect from the place. Have a look.Continue reading

Top 8 Breathtaking Natural Wonders You CAN’T Miss

From acres of raw jungle, huge volcanic craters, stretches of deserted sand dunes: Mother Nature amazing works is beyond our imagination. Nature has some of the amazing sites to enjoy and have a great time. Below are the top eight places to visit and experience the amazing work of nature and what nature has to offer.

1. Great Barrier Reef in Australia

This is the largest coral reef in the world and stretches over 2,600 kilometers. It can be seen from outer space. The reef supports an assortment of marine life and has been a world heritage since 1981. A trip to Australia between November and May would be ideal when the summer temperatures are good and the aquatic life is at its most active.Continue reading