Archive for September, 2012

Packing for a camping getaway

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

camping getaway, travel guideGoing on a camping trip is one of the best ways of enjoying yourself and getting away from the hustle and bustle of the city once in a while. Camping is a necessity for every adventure junkie and also for a nature lover. However going on a camp also means going away from some basic necessities that we are so used to.

It is therefore of extreme importance that you pack in all the things that are and might be required. Personal hygiene is the first thing to take care of and always pack in extra soaps, detergents, antiseptic hand wash and towels. Carrying comfortable clothes that cover you up are the best. Also pack in hats, caps, shades and handkerchiefs. Another important thing that should be packed in is medicines. Make sure that you carry a first aid box that is well equipped to handle emergencies. Packing in quick food is also important.

Visiting the Pittsburgh Zoo

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

A trip to Pittsburgh is always incomplete without a visit to the famous Pittsburgh Zoo. The zoo covers an area of around 77 acres along with an aquarium & features an eclectic range of fauna comprising of more than 475 species. The Pittsburgh Zoo is recognized as one among the most favorite zoos in entire country.


The best part of the Pittsburgh Zoo is that it hosts around two thousand animals from all across the world. The zoo is designed with a naturalistic environ where the visitors can interact with an extensive wildlife. You will love the “Arctic Fishing Village” with its polar bears, sea otters, playful penguins, monstrous sharks and a colorful stable of fish. The “African Savannah” zone presents giraffes or elephants wandering over desert plains.

The Zoo also hosts some kid shows like “elephant baths” which go around all through the day and are sure to delight visitors of any age, kids and adults alike.

Bay of Islands: A fairytale destination

Thursday, September 20th, 2012

Bay of Islands, travel tipsIf you have been planning your vacation this year and looking ahead for a destination that will take you away from all the dust and stress of everyday life then settle for nothing less then a fairytale destination. If a perfect fairy tale destination is what you seek then Bay of Islands is the place to be. If you are an ocean loving person then you will never want to leave the Bay of Islands once you have set your foot on it. Considered to be one of the best fairytale destinations in the world, Bay of Islands definitely features in every traveler’s wish list.

From a breathtaking landscape and natural beauty, there are innumerable water sports to choose from. You will need a couple of days to try out everything that is there for the tourists to enjoy! Bay of Islands also boosts of a different and unique cuisine that is as fabulous as the place itself and definitely worth trying out.

Travelling across Bangkok

Friday, September 14th, 2012

Travel Bangkok, travel tipsIf you are planning to travel to Bangkok, then you should prepare yourself for a trip of varied experiences. Bangkok is a wonderful place to travel and explore since it has a diverse culture, exotic cuisine, perfect blend of natural beauty and advanced city life as well. There are also many religious destination and there. Bangkok is also famous for its malls, boutiques and of course the street wise shopping destinations.

If you are planning to get good deals on clothes, accessories and home décor items, the best place to shop would be the street shops in Bangkok. The clothes which are sold here are very fashionable yet extremely affordable. You can also bargain them for lower prices. This is the beauty of shopping off the streets in Bangkok. The largest gold monument, the great gold Buddha monument is present in Bangkok itself. You can also find several shrines and temples around that area which reflects the ancient and beautiful culture of Bangkok.

Destination to cherish: Sydney

Saturday, September 8th, 2012

Travel Australia, attraction in SydneyAustralia is known to have one of the best tourist facilities in the world. Australia boosts of the rarest of animals, birds, plants and trees and the landscape is breathtaking. If you are not a nature lover and want to experience Australia as a trendy and happening place then visit Sydney in your next vacation.

Sydney is the place to be if you love the hustle and bustle of daily life, if huge and swanky shopping malls excite you and the corporate landscape speaks volumes of the city life of Australia. If you are an ocean lover then you will love Sydney all the more as the Sydney harbor is one of the most exciting harbors in the world. Here you can take a cruise on one of the luxury liners and even fish if you want to!

Australians are known for their warm and friendly behavior and you are sure to have the best time mingling with the locals and trying out different cuisines in Sydney.