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Yangtze River Travel Guide

Civilizations flourish along and around rivers. This was true of the Nile in Africa, the Amazon of South America, and couldn’t be truer of the Yangtze traversing China. The world’s third longest river winds a distance of 3,964 miles through eleven provinces and cities, virtually dividing China into North and South.  Cruising along will bring […]

Bali Travel Guide

Nestled on the western part of the Indian Ocean is an Indonesian province that has withstood decades of tourism expansion yet still maintained its intrinsic character, lushness, and incomparable splendor. Bali gorgeous beaches, which lead inland to hillsides etched with verdant rice paddies; forests, which are lined with ancient temples; and centuries-old shrines, which speak […]

Sydney Travel Guide

Quick Navigation Best Time to VisitClimateThings to Do1) Swim, windsurf, and surf 2) Take a ferry ride 3) Watch a movie in open air4) Root for a team in the local sports scene5) Explore the gardens, wildlife, and zoosTop Attractions1) Sydney Harbor Bridge2) Sydney Harbor National Park3) Sydney Opera House4) Royal Botanic Gardens5) The Beaches 6) Taronga Zoo7) […]

Pyramids of Giza Travel Guide

Quick Navigation A Brief HistoryBest Time to VisitGetting To and Around1)  Plane2)  Car3) Metro4) Walking Tours5) Bus6) CamelWhat to Do1)  Join the Pyramid of Giza Tour2)  Camel- and Horse-Back Riding3) Belly-dancing4) Shopping5) Take up Cooking Lessons6) Pyramids Sound and Light Show7) Caliche RideTop Attractions1)  The Great Sphinx2)   The Al-Tannoura Egyptian Heritage Dance Troupe3)  Gezira Island4) […]

Goa Travel Guide

Despite its unremarkable size, Goa is packed to the brim with miniature charms that radiate a compelling allure. This diminutive yet opulent Indian state–just 1,429 square miles in size, with a modest population of approximately 1.5 million–is the interface where crowded cityscapes of urban India succumb to the dominance of coconut groves; the bustle of […]

Pisa Travel Guide

While the name “Pisa” instantly and inevitably conjures up a mental image of the Leaning Tower, the place is not just about that poor-postured bell tower. It is a beautiful city in Tuscany that showcases a medieval charm that transcends centuries of rich cultural and architectural heritage.A vacation to Pisa deserves a stimulating journey through […]

Budapest Travel Guide

Quick Navigation Best Time to GoGetting AroundSpecial Events1) Budapest Spring Festival2) Sziged Summer Festival3) “Budafest” Summer Opera and Ballet Festival4) Island Festival5) Budapest Art WeekThings to Do1) Take a dip in Budapest’s best baths.3) Take a stroll from Andrassy Ave to Heroes’ Square and understand why Budapest is dubbed the Paris of the East.4) Explore Óbuda, the […]

Paris Travel Information

Quick Navigation When to VisitGetting around ParisTop Attractions1) The Louvre2) Eiffel Tower3) Arc de Triomphe4) Chateau de Versailles5) Notre Dame Cathedral6) Musee d’Orsay7) Seine River8) Pere-Lachaise CemeteryParis’ Top Restaurants1) Le Meurice2) L’Astrance3) Huitrerie Regis4) Maceo5) SpringShopping Galore1) Avenue des Champs Elysees2) Faubourg Saint-Honore3) Boulevard Haussman4) The Marais5) Paris Flea MarketsWhere to Stay in Paris1) Absolute […]

Tuscany Travel Guide

Tuscany is one the few places in the world where, up to this day, a perfect blend of culture and tradition can be found, owing to the many generations that have preserved it for even up to several centuries later. The epiphany that Tuscany is a quintessence of romance, charm, culinary delight, and of course, […]