Archive for October, 2012

Top things to do in Santa Monica

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

Santa Monica is the beautiful beachfront city in California with a wealth of attractions for the travelers here. The post here presents a brief on the different things to do in Santa Monica.

First of all, you should hit on to the Santa Monica Pier which hosts Pacific Park- it’s a little yet beautiful amusement park equipped with different attractions like a mini roller coaster, Ferris wheel, a carousel & food court. The Santa Monica Pier also houses an aquarium, trapeze school & many restaurants.

If you are a shopaholic, Main Street is a must visit here which comes up with a fantastic host locally-owned shops. There are good dining and wining destinations as well. Bergamot Station would be an ideal destination for the art lovers here. You will simply love its up-scale art galleries, especially the Santa Monica Art Museum which displays interesting exhibition of contemporary accompanied by complimentary programming.

 

Things to Remember While Travelling With Kids

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

Travelling With KidsWhen the topic of travelling comes to question, what to pack and where to go totally depends on who you’re travelling with.  If you’re travelling with children, then the things you pack, the place you live and travel to should all be chosen on the basis of what’ll be comfortable and required for your kids as they are always the top priority. Make sure that all medical equipment including specific medicines and first aid kit are packed. If your child has any allergies, take anti allergic medicine just in case.

Take more than 3 sets of undergarments for your kids. If your child is young, you should also consider taking some small toys like cars or stuffed animals. You should also consider travelling somewhere which has attractions for children as well so that they have a good time. Try not to include a lot of long travels from one place to another as children might get bored or irritated easily in such long trips.

Enjoy amidst nature at its best in Yellow Stone

Saturday, October 20th, 2012

Travel Yellow Stone, nature travelThe Yellow Stone National Park is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the United States of America. This amazing nature parks located in the Rockies Mountains and has a remarkable variety of flora and fauna. Tourists from every part of the world flock to this famous location to spend some time amidst the bison, bears, wolves and cougars.

The area is also known for the brightly colors geysers and the numerous pools that are scattered all over the place.  The “Old Faithful” is the most famous geyser in this area. The eruptions of the geysers and the vibration of the pools are caused by the huge volcano that lies under the secured granite of the Rockies. The interesting colors of the pools are a result of the volatile chemicals which come from the activities of the volcano. You can engage in other activities like horseback riding, hiking and even river rafting in this area.

Essentials you need to carry when out for camping

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

Camping is a great way to spend your vacation or free time. It may not be a very luxurious trip but it is no doubt very exciting and adventurous. Camping in true sense would mean being completely self sufficient. You cannot simply order pizza in the middle of the night when you are hungry and say that you have been camping. Therefore, you have to be prepared for everything when you are going camping.

The most important thing is the portable cooker. Then, you have to carry the foldable tent as well. Do not forget to carry your flashlights along with spare batteries. Then, it is very important that you take your mosquito repellant with you. Make sure your car is properly oiled and checked before you can leave for camping. If you want to indulge yourself, you will be happy to know that there are powdered beers available in the market these days which just needs to be stirred in the water.

Exotic family travel destinations for you

Friday, October 12th, 2012

One of the best locations for an exotic vacation for your family would be Egypt. There is hardly another place in the world that has to offer so much mysticism and culture. The place is historically very rich and it is the ideal place to go with family. Your kids will be able to learn a lot about the intriguing Egyptian culture and you will have great time as well. Another great destination in this regard is Indonesia.

It is a country known for its remarkable hospitality. The country also holds a reputation for its cultural diversities. Then, you can have a great time with all the beach activities and water sports. It is also a great shopping destination. Mexico can also prove to be a perfect holiday destination for your family. Another nice family destination is India. If you have no problems with the climate, you can have a great in Goa.