Holi, the Festival of Colors, is held in many parts of India in the month of March to celebrate the triumph of good over evil. Festivities usually begin the night before Holi with a bonfire. People gather around the fire and celebrate Prahlad’s victory over Holika, a demon who was burnt alive despite being immune to fire.
If you’re trying to explore the very best of old-world Europe without ever leaving the Indian subcontinent, all you have to do is visit Himachal Pradesh, the nature and adventure capital of India. Famous for its stunning river valleys, majestic peaks and breathtaking natural beauty, Himachal Pradesh has begun to attract tourists from all parts of the world with its rafting, skiing, paragliding and trekking adventures as well as its untouched serene beauty and remote locations.
Tourism has been growing at a considerable rate in India, and the exchange rate doesn’t hurt either. The cost factor aside, what makes India so incredibly unique is its blend of daunting, eye-opening, stimulating, shocking, moving and beautiful sights.
The chilly weather is finally starting to give way to the warm season, and it couldn’t happen at a better time. After all, what could be worse than celebrating the day of love with chattering teeth and frozen bones! You don’t need an excuse to travel, but Valentine’s Day is as good as any. Continue reading Top Destinations for Valentine’s Day in 2016
The best stories can often be found in the most exciting of destinations. Each year, the world of travel introduces us to new destinations, developing nations opening their borders to tourism and new hotels, attractions and restaurants worth exploring.
Some destinations never fizzle away. No matter how many times you visit, they always have something to make you feel speechless, excited, breathless, constantly longing for more. It is impossible to leave out those cities destinations this coveted list.
Hiking, river rafting, trekking, mountain climbing, we have our preferences when it comes to getting that adrenaline rush. In the year 2015, Bookmundi was focused on adventure activities which offered some of the best rushes on the planet.
The year 2015 might have been very exciting for everyone associated with the travel industry, but the going certainly wasn’t easy. Countless obstacles had to be overcome, thought-patterns had to be changed and traveler habits needed adapting.