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The “Devils Pool”

The “Devils Pool”

If you’re ever in Zimbabwe, don’t miss the chance to take a swim in The Devil’s Pool, a small lagoon, enclosed by rocks, on the edge of one of the biggest, most beautiful waterfalls in the world, Victoria Falls. Set on Livingstone Island, at a height of 103 meters, Devil’s Pool is definitely one of […]

Why is China worried about Dalai Lama’s visit to Tawang (India)

Why is China worried about Dalai Lama’s visit to Tawang (India)

China expert M Taylor Fravel believes the issue of the Dalai Lama’s visit to Tawang monastery in Arunachal Pradesh (India), in the long-term, will probably not worsen relations between the two countries. “I think it will probably be overblown. Obviously, China is going to protest. I don’t think it will have a long-term effect, but […]

In case you are planning a Vacation.

In case you are planning a Vacation.

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Munich Oktoberfest

Munich Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest is a sixteen-day festival held each year in Munich, Germany during late September (and running to early October). It is one of the most famous events in Germany and the world’s largest fair, with some six million people attending every year, and is an important part of Bavarian culture. Other cities across the world […]

Most over-rated TRAVEL places (specially for Honeymooners)

Most over-rated TRAVEL places (specially for Honeymooners)

According to a report carried out in www.news.com.au, here are the 5 most over-rated ancient and historical sites in the world. 1 . Stonehenge, UK : Famous for its astonishingly huge stones. The summer solstice ceremony held by druids and New Agers confirm it as a cathedral to mystical paganism. Reality: Tourists can’t touch the […]

Egypt’s desert oasis- Sharm El Sheikh

Egypt’s desert oasis- Sharm El Sheikh

What are your first thoughts, when you think of Egypt? A dry place, a desert, Cairo and the pyramids? And on top of that you probably would never heard of Sharm El Sheikh. The simplicity of sun, sea and sand. The luxury of five-star hotels, water sports, shopping and entertainment. This is Sharm el-Sheikh, one […]

Kings of the World and their Royal Residences

Kings of the World and their Royal Residences

Uneasy lies the head that wears the crown” – so goes this age-old proverb. However, it is not just uneasiness in store for a monarch. Emperors globally have enjoyed and continue to enjoy luxurious lifestyles. Some even have 13 brides. The best levels of comfort that money can fetch are in store for the emperors […]

The top Beach Parties you would want to attend

The top Beach Parties you would want to attend

No.10 Full Moon Party Location: Puro Beach, Palma, Mallorca Date: June 7, 2009 Taking its cue from Thailand’s famed full moon parties, Puro Beach’s Full Moon Party draws a sexy bohemian crowd who sprawl on sun-loungers by day and sidle up against one another’s sweaty bodies by night. With a Philippe Starck-inspired interior and a […]

What differentiates Europeans from Americans (Europe and USA)

What differentiates Europeans from Americans (Europe and USA)

The cultural gap across the Atlantic The Western world (i.e. Europe, the Americas, Australia and New Zealand) could be considered as a single “Western civilisation”. ‘Westernness’ could be defined by people who are ethnically or culturally European, in other words people of European descent or speaking a European language as their mother-tongue. Europe itself has […]

The largest swimming pool in the world

The largest swimming pool in the world

Chile has been  awarded the Guinness World Record for the largest swimming pool on the planet. This gigantic lagoon is located in the resort of San Alfonso del Mar in Algarrobo city, on the southern coast of Chile. The Guiness Book of World Records has named it the largest pool in the world. How big […]

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