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Easter Island Heads: Inexplicable ancestors

The Polynesian dialect calls it as Rapa Nui, while the Spanish says it as Isla de Pascua – this is the Easter Island that is a mysterious land of many giant statues. These are rightly called as the Easter Island heads as their faces are comparatively long as compared to their bodies without legs together rendering them colossal in size. Made from sole big stones, these astounding carvings are scattered throughout the island, simply resulting in pulling several million visitors throughout the year. Continue reading “Easter Island Heads: Inexplicable ancestors” »

Beijing attractions

Welcome to the city of Forbidden city! Yes, this is Beijing and is also the capital that is well known for its concentric ring roads just like the mentioned highlight. In this last decade, much has change the shape of the city in contrast to the largest city Shanghai – modern buildings as well as wide boulevards replacing the ancient hutongs as well as single-storey structures. Talking about the people, they are always keen to talk about the present affairs and are also quite humorous. But be aware as not many know English here. Continue reading “Beijing attractions” »

Shanghai tourist attractions for the first timers

For the locals, Shanghai is regarded as the most developed as well as the largest town of China; while the tourists consider it as among the most beautiful cities of the planet. It was recently in the news due to the venue of the 2010 World Expo that witnessed the highest number of visitors. If you want to take the tour of the city, it is necessary for you to know that the Huangpu River has split the city into divisions: Pudong where the Expo was held and Puxi where the famous Bund area lies. So, you can say that Puxi boasts an older ambiance, while Pudong is known for its modern outlook. Continue reading “Shanghai tourist attractions for the first timers” »

California – Live life to the fullest

California is a very famous city all over the world. There are plenty of things to do in California and it all about living life to the fullest. There are plenty of tourist attractions in the city and they will surely make you dizzy. Here is a list of must sees if you are in California as a tourist. Continue reading “California – Live life to the fullest” »

Gunung Mulu National Park – A Natural Wonder

Gunung Mulu National Park is located in Miri, Sarawak in the island of Borneo in Malaysia. It is the biggest national park in the world, and encompasses a total area of 52, 865 ha. The entire expanse of the National Park includes a plethora of species of flora as well as fauna, and includes a superb variety of flora and fauna. Continue reading “Gunung Mulu National Park – A Natural Wonder” »

Windsor Castle is Britains Most Loved Tourist Attraction

Windsor Castle is located just outside of the capital city of London and is the largest and oldest occuiped castle in the world. It is the official residence of Her Majesty the Queen of England and is regularly used by the British Royal Family throughout the year. Continue reading “Windsor Castle is Britains Most Loved Tourist Attraction” »

Great Reasons to Visit Llandudno in North Wales

Llandudno is north Wales premier coastal resort attracting thousands of visitors each year due to its beautiful location and excellent activities. There’s so much to see and do in the town that many visitors come back year after year.

The Great Orme

The Great Orme is Llandudno’s most famous landmark and provides a beautiful backdrop for the town itself. There are some excellent activities on the Great Orme including the Great Orme Copper Mines, and the Great Orme Visitor Centre. Whilst not too high the walk can be quite steep in places so many visitors decide to take advantage of either the The Great Orme Tram or the Great Orme Cable Car to reach the summit. Both offer an excellent attraction and wonderful views on the way. Continue reading “Great Reasons to Visit Llandudno in North Wales” »