Archive for July, 2011

Getting travel insurance in England

Saturday, July 30th, 2011

It is fun and exciting feeling to travel in a foreign country; though it may be frightening also to go less prepared. It is important to get a protection if you need an emergency. It is most convenient if you travel with travel insurance especially designed in the country you are going. Travel insurance in England covers a lot of benefits such as protection of baggage in case it is stolen or lost. In addition to that, if you cause inadvertently an accident on other people, a personal liability covers everything. However, unlike any other insurance, backpacking travel insurance in England is not covered when you need to cancel a flight. You may need an extra policy once you resume your flight. It may also cover various sports and activities. Safest travel should be a number one priority, and every good thing does follow. Have a stress free trip and a quality peace of mind.

Getting international travel insurance

Saturday, July 23rd, 2011

Most people enjoy traveling abroad, but there are some risks involved in the trips. This means that you should never travel without international travel insurance which can be of great help in case you find yourself in trouble in a foreign country. Getting international travel insurance helps you to remain calm and at peace while traveling. You will not be thinking of financial losses once you get good travel insurance cover. The travel insurance should compensate you if you are delayed during the trip. Cancellations can also cause you financial loss and you need to be compensated. To most people, travel insurance is about medical expenses. This is also good for you because you get health care without delay and the bills are cleared for you. Make things easy by getting insurance cover. Do not take risk thinking that everything will be fine, it’s better to be safe than sorry.

Four Seasons Beach Resort at Jimbaran beach in Bali

Saturday, July 23rd, 2011

One of Bali’s best beaches is the Jimbaran Beach which stretches out for 5 miles. It starts at the Ngurah Rai International airport and ends at the glamorous Four Seasons resort. Jimbaran is a very low profile place and you will not find many activities here. For this you have to go to the Kuta-Legian area. There you can party till the late night. This makes Jimbaran the ideal spot for those travellers who love to escape from it all and for those who want to spend quality time together on a honeymoon.

There’s the above mentioned Four Season Resort, the Intercontinental Bali, the Puri Jimbaran Resort and the Keraton all with direct access to the beach. The most expensive but also most luxurious of the four is the Four Seasons with private swimming pools, fine architecture, unique outdoor living room, lovely service and one of the best views on the bay.

The best holiday resorts of Turkey

Saturday, July 23rd, 2011

Turkey is where you will find a perfect blend of eastern and western culture and it is this feature that makes turkey an unique holiday destination. Irrespective of the future of Turkey, it is one of the greatest holiday destinations owing to its natural beauty and rich culture. For those who want to enjoy their vacation to the most and have a relaxing stay while their visit in Turkey, Marmaris is the place that you would be looking for. Marmaris has an unique European touch to its design and culture and has been maintained in such a way to give the European tourists a taste of their home. Icmeler is nearby to the Marmaris resort. There are many things that you can do while your stay in Marmaris such as sunbathing, boat trip or exploring the huge Marmaris resort itself.

The ancient history, the magical beaches and the unique cuisine makes Turkey the perfect holiday destination for your family.

The cheap clothes and hotels of Bangkok’s Pratunam market

Saturday, July 23rd, 2011

Pratunam district is located in central Bangkok, next to much costlier shopping malls found in Siam and Chidlom. The Pratunam’s Market and Malls is where local Thais prefer to shop for designer clothing and accessories at cheaper prices. Pratunam Market is a wholesale clothing sales and distribution center. It’s where local Thai clothing retailers come to buy shirts, jeans, t-shirts and everything else in between to stock their stores. With so many visitors in Pratunam there are many hotels of all budget ranges, from cheap 2 star hotels to all out 4 star luxury accommodations although Pratunam is mostly known for very cheap budget hotels with clean rooms and friendly service. Bangkok is a big city with lots to do from sightseeing to nightlife partying. But if your intention is to shop to your heart’s content while staying at a cheap budget hotel than Pratunam is exactly the right place for you.

The vacationer’s paradise of Mexico

Saturday, July 23rd, 2011

Mexico is an extremely large vacationer’s paradise which includes several places to look at the sights and several activities to actually take part in. The beaches of Mexico are some of the best and most beautiful in whole world as the Mexico’s coastlines are straddling Pacific Ocean, Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea. Though a large portion of tourist destinations are really beach resorts, there are several archeological sites which draws many visitors annually; along with magnificent jungles and some ecological parks. There is water sport activities available as you may go snorkeling, surfing, scuba diving, whale watching and several other interesting activities. Mexico’s great history has placed some archeological gems over the country map and its inhabitants. Some of the different cultures that have left a mark are Aztec, the Maya, Toltec, Zapotec and Olmec. Most of the people of Mexico are descendents of one or the above mentioned civilizations. Some other sites are Ek Balam, El Tajin, Teotihuacan and several others which are easily accessible via tours.

Visit the dream island of Aruba

Saturday, July 23rd, 2011

Aruba, a beautiful island, located just 27 km north of Venezuela is a place where serenity meets comfort. If you have wished for the beautiful landscape pictures and paintings of beaches, then you should visit Aruba to see these pictures really. You can go to any part of this beautiful island and you will find perfect picturesque locations. It is a place to relax, to go for vacation or just sit around and watch the sun set. One of the most attractive locations of Aruba is its spectacular and over whelming beaches. On some beaches you can go for surfing, swimming or just sit down and relax. If you are tired after a long time spent in water, there are restaurants and beach bars to refresh you. Some of the popular beaches here are the Baby Beach, Havana Beach, Rogers Beach, Druif Beach and the Palm Beach among others.

Things to do while holidaying in Whitby

Saturday, July 23rd, 2011

The most perfect seaside resorts with a heart of history pinned down on a deep valley located on the North of Yorkshire coast is Whitby. This is the place where the film Dracula was shot Some of the most special and amazing attractions of Whitby or the must watch locations of Whitby are such as the 199 stone steps that gives the tourists a wonderful view of the entire Whitby harbor. At the top of the steps is the St Mary’s Church which adds to the beauty. Then there is a photograph of Henry Freeman in the then-new cork flotation jacket. Whitby is one of our most perfect seaside resorts. Some more attractions are the annual Musicport, which promotes live music and music education through Whitby and its surrounding area, Henrietta Street lined with a series of terraced cottages. The Moors Centre, Captain Cook Memorial Museum and The Lighthouse are some of the special attractions of Whitby.

Places to visit on a holiday in Vietnam

Saturday, July 23rd, 2011

The eastern most country on the peninsula of Southeast Asia is Vietnam. As a result of its unique natural beauty and its favorable geographical location, it has become one of the most famous tourist destinations worldwide. Do son, Ha long, Vung Tau are some of the names of the beautiful beaches that this country boasts of. There are almost 20 such beaches that are worth visiting. The Dalat city tourist resort is the best place that you can stay while your visit in this country. National parks such as Cuc Phuong, Cat Ba are worth visiting because of their rich flora and fauna. You can also visit the bird sanctuaries while your stay in this country. Some of the famous bird sanctuaries to name are Minh Hai and Tam Nong. Some places such as Ha Long Bayis, Sapais, Sam Son Beach, Bich Dong (Blue Cave), Cuc Phuong National Parkhas the Dan Dan grotto, the Ancient Men Cave, hot springs, and dracontomelum, Hoi An, Huehas are some beautiful ancient towns that you can visit while your stay in Vietnam.

A perfect holiday destination of Kota Kinabalu in Malaysia

Saturday, July 23rd, 2011

The capital of the state Sabah in Malaysia is Kota Kinabalu which got the name from the great Mount Kinabalu which is very famous around this region. It is a major tourist destination. It serves as a gateway for travelers going to beautiful places like Sabah and Borneo. The Kinabalu National Park has a number of tourist attractions. A numerous number of paradise islands having white sand beaches along with amazing coral reefs is a main attraction there. The tropical rainforest has a great diversity in flora and fauna.

Located immediately next to the airport you would find huge verdant golf courses and also some first-class holiday resorts along with reputed spas. One must be sure to include a visit to the Tun Mustapha that is a landmark of the Sabah state. Tunkul Abdul Rahman Park is a magical marine park that has 5 exotic and breathtaking islands including Mautik, Gaya, Manukan, Sulung and Sapi. All these islands consist of fine sandy beaches and crystal clear waters. However the best place for honeymooners and couples that are looking out for romantic escapades is Pulau Gaya.