UNESCO has been on a mission to find areas of the world that have significant value for the natural environment, or human history. These areas are called “World Heritage Sites” and are accorded a number of protection and conservation protocols, which are intended at preserving these sites, the way they are, so that all of humanity can enjoy them now, and in the generations to come.
Winter is here, and with it, joy and celebration! We don’t know what it is about the latter months of the year, but there are celebrations all across the world! It’s not just Christmas, there are a million other things to celebrate around this time, and you will be surprised by the number of cultures you can explore during this brief period.
Now that Halloween has come to an end, and you have some time before the festival rush begins again, it’s the ideal time for you to plan a new vacation! November is an exciting month- it offers winter wonderlands, and welcome sunny adventures. It’s about great escapades, minus the teeming crowds, and far cheaper destinations as well. Want to travel with your children and make it a family affair?
The Amazon has caught the collective imagination of people for the longest time. It has inspired explorers, discoverers, biologists, anthropologists, marine scientists, authors, artists, and countless other people. It is a diverse area, rich in biodiversity and in culture. While most people go to Brazil to explore the Amazon, Peru offers a quieter alternative route. You can experience the beautiful rainforest by foot or through the river.
Christmas is one of the cheeriest festivals of the entire year. Not only do you get to celebrate time with your family and loved ones, but you also get to enjoy some of the finest foods and drinks. It’s a time to rejoice and celebrate life, and it is always better to do so in a large crowd!
If you mention the word “Peru” to a person, the first image that comes to their mind is going to be of Machu Picchu. Rightfully so: the Machu Picchu ruins are a sight to behold, and was the Holy Grail of numerous Spanish explorers trying to chart the area. It’s a destination that deserves all the hype and sensation, for sure, but those are not the only ruins Peru has to offer.
Peru has been attracting millions of visitors and tourists for years. After all, the country does have a lot to offer. It is a hiker’s dream, and the adventure of a lifetime for history buffs. However, there is one portion of the beautiful Andes that is much less explored- the Central Andes.
There’s magic in the air- and the sound of laughter and music fills us with joy! A thick, beautiful blanket of snow covers the entire city, lulling it to sleep, making everybody crave a steaming cup of hot chocolate. Winters are amazing for those who wish to reconnect with their loved ones, and spend some quality time with family over Christmas break.
With 2017 just around the corner, we decided to share some of the most expensive travel destinations around the world with you. As expected, the list contains traditional heavyweights such as New York City, Singapore and Dubai, but you’d be surprised to know that some South American and African destinations leave many European tourist magnets behind in terms of the amount of money they make you spend.
Normally Nepal is all about Mt. Everest and trekking in the Himalayas. But did you ever pause a moment and think about its river rafting expeditions? Nepal is home to some of the best river rafting tours in the world, and is surely one of the best countries for great white water rafting adventures.