Archive for the ‘Family Vacations’ Category

Tips to Enjoy Your Beach Holiday More

Saturday, October 27th, 2012

Beach Holiday, family vacationsIf you and your family enjoy spending time at the beach, then you can do a lot of things together to make your days more interesting. Having outings at the beach with friends and family are a great way to bond and have some fun at the same time. If you’re travelling to any place with a beach, here are a few things which you can do to make your vacation more memorable. At the beach there are many adventure sports which you can try out. This is a great way to enjoy a holiday when you’re with friends.

In some beaches, there are many small amusement parks and fairs where you and your kids can have a lot of fun. You can keep your children engaged for hours and it’s truly a delight to watch your kids have fun. One more thing which you can try is going to the beach early. There is a completely different atmosphere at the beach in the morning sand it’s an experience which you’ll never forget. You can also go for long walks after sunset in the cool beach breeze.

An Account on Backpacking Destinations

Sunday, October 21st, 2012

Backpacking DestinationsIf you’re planning to take a backpacking trip around the world or the country, there are some factors and essentials which play a vital role in your trip. There is no harm in being prepared and organized as backpacking across states and places where you’ve never been before can be a bit tough. There obviously isn’t a way to know every single detail about the place you’re going to but do find out what kind of main medical conditions occur there the most so that you can take the necessary medicines.

You should also have a detailed map and phone number of the local police to stay on the safe side. Keep your load light. After all, you’re backpacking and that means travelling with all our equipment on our backs. Keeping it light will help us explore more. Take your cards and cash both as you never know where you’ll need what.

 

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.

The Devon Riviera: A relaxing family destination

Saturday, May 19th, 2012

Travel Devon, plan a family trip to devonDevon is a very special place for vacationing. The southern part of this area is marvelous. The climate is warm yet comfortable. The area is very popular among the tourists from cold countries. There is nickname of this area-English Riviera. The area has a number of villages and towns of Devon. Some of the popular names among those are Paignton, Torquay, Brixham, Cockington, Babbacombe and St. Marychurch.

There is something special about each little church and town of Devon. The place will never fail to amuse you. There are as many as six villages and towns within the area of the Riviera and Torquay is largest among them. It is the most popular among the families who come to Devon for vacationing.
There are many activities, both outdoor and indoor in the town of Devon that can be suitable for tourists for all age. The other towns and villages are also very famous as holiday resorts.

Spend a family vacation at its best in South Devon

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

South DevonSouth Devon is a beautiful place to visit with your family and friends. The seaside resorts, exotic scenery, historic towns and mild pleasant climate make it an appropriate place to go for a holiday. The major tourist attractions in South Devon that you should definitely visit are

  • Coleton fishacre – it is a place where you can view Arts and Crafts style architecture. It is house to exotic plants.
  • Berry Head National Nature Reserve – it is home to rare endangered species. You can also watch them from visitor’s center through CCTV.
  • Blue Indigo gallery – you can find beautiful jewellery, paintings and mosaics.
  • A la Ronde –
  • National marine aquarium
  • Exeter underground packages
  • Paignton zoo environmental park
  • Pecorama model railway
  • Bicton park botanical gardens
  • Killerton house and gardens
  • Beer Quarry caves
  • Berry Pomeroy castle
  • Greenway
  • Marine house at Beer

Switzerland at its green best

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012

Switzerland travelWhen we think of Switzerland, all that comes to our minds is white snow. But that’s not all. Recently, the EPI has branded Switzerland as the one of the cleanest and greenest places on earth. This has mainly become possible as Switzerland has become strict on pollution checking. Trash disposals are also well handled and people take a lot of care of their environment. Visit Switzerland at its greenest best in the summer months to enjoy the natural grandeur of this place. The people are warm and friendly.

We all know that Swiss chocolate is world famous so do make sure that you taste every kind they have. You can go on bike rides as well to explore the scenic beauties of Switzerland. There are many eco friendly resorts where you can stay and have the finest food and wine. Also they have personalized private spas for your pleasure. Switzerland is a land of remarkable exquisiteness and if you’re planning to pay it a visit, you can be rest assured that you’ll come back with some great memories.

5 most unique destination you can go to

Monday, February 13th, 2012

unique places of travelIf common routine things have never been for you, and if you are terribly bored of visiting places that everyone does, then it’s time to try something unique.

Here is a list of the five most unique places that you can travel all around the world and experience some rare excitement-

The Azores- located in the middle of North Atlantic Ocean; the Azores is a collection of nine volcanoes.
Palm Islands- one of the largest constructions of the world, Palm Islands in located in Dubai and is definitely worth a visit. It resembles the design of the palm tree and is one of the most photographed places of the world.

Madagascar- located in Africa. The place boosts of a unique collection of plants and animals that cannot be se3em in any other part of the world. A perfect heaven for nature lovers.

Cancun Underwater Museum- located in Mexico, it is the largest underwater museum in the world. The museum has been designed in such a way that even underwater divers can view it.

Blue Lagoon- located in Iceland, the Blue lagoon is known as the land of fire and ice by the locals.

Top 5 destination for family vacations

Wednesday, February 1st, 2012

family vacationWhen it comes to top 5 destinations for family vacations, USA should definitely have the topmost priority. With numerous amusement parks, theme parks, water parks, museums and zoos, the United States of America should be your first choice for a wonderful family vacation. Surely your family would have a memorable time. The next destination on the list can be Rome, Italy. This would be one great place where your family especially your children would be having a great time learning various aspects of Medieval History.

When it comes to History, you would want to miss on the Pyramids, would you? So the third destination for a wonderful family vacation can be Egypt. Your children would love exploring ancient History. The fourth choice would be the Caribbean Islands. Your family members would definitely love the relaxed atmosphere, the blue-green sea, the sandy beaches and pinnacolada of the Caribbean. And lastly you can take your family to Switzerland where all of you can together take part in the various activities like skiing, visiting old villages or just tasting the Swiss chocolates.