Archive for September, 2012

Top beaches to visit in New Zealand

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

New Zealand is a beautiful country located in the southern hemisphere. It is one of the most popular destinations in the world among the tourists. The beaches of this country are simply remarkable. One of the most popular beaches in New Zealand is the Hot Water Beach in Coromandel Peninsula.

There are a number of hidden depths in this beach. Another great beach in New Zealand is the Piha Beach located in West Auckland. When it comes to surfing, there is hardly any place as exciting as the Piha Beach. The beach is also ideal for exploration. Another great beach of this area is the Karekare beach located in West Auckland. This beach became very famous after being featured in the hit film of 1993, “The Piano”. Then, the Kaiteriteri Beach located in Nelson is another great destination of this country. The Whale Bay in Raglan is also quite popular.

 

Top 5 weird museums in the world

Thursday, September 20th, 2012

weird museums, historical vacationIf you have this thing for weird and quirky stuff then you can actually take a vacation that includes the weirdest museums in the world. These museums have the strangest things and display, and though they may be weird they enrich your knowledge in their own way. Here is a list of the top five weird museums in the world:

• Cockroach Hall of Fame and Museum: If you have a thing for insects, especially roaches then this museum is a must visit. From a diverse collection of dead and alive roaches, this museum has everything.
• Icelandic Phallological Museum: considered to be the world’s most phallus museum and it has a diverse display of penises that have been preserved in formaldehyde.
• Museum of Holy Souls: This museum has traces of dead souls on display who got stuck on their way to hell or heaven.
• Museum of bad art: this museum is dedicated to the collection and preservation of every bad form of art.
• British Lawnmower Museum: around 200 and more types of lawnmowers that have been used since early times by Brits to keep their lawns in shape.

Affordable weekend trips around UK

Saturday, September 15th, 2012

Travel UK, travel guideIf you are planning to take a short trip around UK you can actually get some good and cheap deals for it. The main airports in UK are the Heathrow airport in London, Manchester airport in Manchester, Belfast International Airport in Northern Ireland, etc. If you want to get good deals then you should book your tickets a month or two before you plan to go. Also get ion touch with some good companies and agencies so that you can take your time and check out the packages and prices.

If you want a cheap flight deal then you can choose not to travel during the holiday season. The rush is too much and thus the prices go up too. You can also choose specific airports which are closer to the destinations you plan to visit in order to save some extra money. Follow these simple tips and you can have an easy and smooth weekend holiday in the UK.

Must visit destination: Brighton

Monday, September 10th, 2012

Attraction in Brighton, travel EnglandYou will see a lot of families in Brighton, which is testament to the fact that it is a safe, clean and when it comes to the seaside, one of the most beautiful areas in England is Brighton. There is a beautiful beach, a marvelous pier, a great sea life along with a theater and a royal palace. All the things that are expected from a typical coastal resort of England are found in Brighton. The ambiance and the natural atmosphere of the area is very nice and pleasing.

The area has a very youthful vibe as it is filled with students of the Sussex University and the Brighton University. The clubs and the bars are filled with the young crowd during the weekends. The area is also loved by older people because of its serene appeal. Therefore, area is highly diverse when it comes to culture. The area is also a residential area which proves that it is also a very safe place to be. Therefore, Brighton could be a great option for you to spend a good time withy your loved ones.

Visiting Lake Taupo

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

Lake Taupo, travel tipsNew Zealand happens to be one of the most beautiful places on earth. The beaches, the culture, the serene surroundings, pleasant weather and the green landscape will take your breath away. One of the most popular hotspots of New Zealand is Lake Taupo. It is the largest lake in New Zealand. If you are into fishing you can enjoy an entire day trout fishing at Lake Taupo. You can even charter a boat for the day top go fishing.

Other activities which you can enjoy her are jet boating and sailing which also can make your entire day very enjoyable. There are guides here as well, if you are not very familiar with how to handle boats. The Wairakei terrace is also known as New Zealand’s Geothermal Wonderland. You can actually enjoy a new experience in the many hot water geysers and warm hot water pools and mud pools in this area.