Sure you’ve heard about the Colosseum, perhaps seen the Vatican Museums and dreamed of visiting the Eiffel Tower. However, new attractions and futuristic wonders also come up from time to time, competing with these heavyweights for the traveler’s attention. 2015 was one such year.
When you’ve done everything – right from swimming with the sharks in South Africa to climbing the Sydney Harbor Bridge in Australia, from trekking the mighty Himalayas in Nepal to exploring those Incan wonders of Peru, you often wonder – what’s next?
For centuries, some of the attractions on this list forbade visitors from entering their boundaries. However, as empires fell into disarray and democracy took over, countries started opening their borders to international visitors, thereby kick starting an era of travel that saw attractions once hidden from view, opening their gates and attracting millions of visitors each year.
The world is full of places to see and explore and we hardly ever have enough time on our hands to see it all. In most cases, we’re stuck to our desks, clicking the same old hours, ticking off days, working the same jobs, waiting for that time of the year when we go for our solitary vacation – that one shining jewel in an otherwise uninspiring year.
With 2015 finally coming to a close, it is that time of the year when we review everything new and exciting that it gave us. The world of travel vastly benefited from the year as a number of destinations took over mainstream travel and caught the traveler’s eye. Continue reading Destinations Which Took Over Mainstream Travel in 2015
The joy of visiting new destinations and the excitement that travel brings makes sure that people keep searching for seductive and alluring destinations year after year. Some are made immortal by their rich history or incredible nature, but others managed to leap out of oblivion and catch the public eye. 2015 was one such year.
There are all kinds of things that can leave you breathless in so many ways. Adventure activities are a popular way to get your adrenaline rush, but visiting the world’s best viewpoints also offers an adrenaline-pumping adventure that never ceases to amaze you and leave you speechless.
There are bars that exist to serve drinks to the general public and then there are bars that transform each cocktail into works of art. Bookmundi examines the best bars around the world, as voted by Drinks International, an organization that releases an annual list of the best bars in the world.
Sip a flavorful Rioja and you start dreaming of those sun-kissed hills of Spain. Look at a bottle of a great Cabernet Sauvignon and you immediately imagine the exciting wine tours of Napa Valley.