I am not a big fan of the winter season. It’s freaking cold, nights are long and the ambiance is really dull. Besides, I am T-shirt and shorts kind of girl so, I won’t trade it in for thick coats and woolly hats. In fact, this is another reason (or excuse) I escape the winters in France. I don’t mind traveling across the world to search for the sun and go somewhere exotic. So, if you’re like me, read on to find out what are my recommendations to get your well-deserved sunny escapades.
Chiang Mai is a thrill seeker’s dream. From trekking to ATV to zip lining to white water rafting, there are tons of activities for adrenaline junkies. So, after days of temple hopping and series of massages, I was ready to embark on an adrenaline-pumping adventure myself.
Is visiting an elephant camp ethical? Should I visit one? The ethics of elephant tourism are shrouded in controversy, much like the ethics of visiting the Long neck tribe. Several visitors travel to Chiang Mai, Thailand to experience personal encounters with the elephants. However, not all may visit in an ethical manner.
Spain is a sought-after haven for retirees blending European luxuries, summery climate, and prolific coastlines. On top of that, its most attractive character is primarily the low cost of living without the compromise. In other words, Spain has the essential ingredients for a perfect retirement.
I walked many, many miles spending as much time above ground as possible to get a real sense of distance and how the pieces of London fit together. There are just plenty of things to see and do. But as a first timer, there are a couple of sights you must not miss. So here are top things to do in London in your first week.
After one month of backpacking around Indochina, I had been longing to sleep on a cozy bed without the unnecessary noise from my dorm mates. Fortunately, a wonderful reward awaited in Bangkok – 2 nights in Sathorn Vista, one of Marriott’s Executive apartments!
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If you have the diving bug, then a big part of any break that you go on will be the chance to strap on the scuba gear and get in the water. Luckily, if you are planning on visiting the coast of Costa del Sol anytime soon, you will find plenty of places that are excellent diving spots as well as some lovely accommodation, restaurants, and things to do in the brief few hours that you are not exploring the undersea landscape. Read on to find out more.
Considering Thailand is one of my favorite countries, I lost count as to how many times I’ve been over to this beautiful nation. Flying over to its capital is almost inevitable as Bangkok is the main entry and exit point to the rest of Thailand. Almost every visit, I would always find myself in Pratunam or Watergate as this is where my husband do his business affairs. Alighting at the long tail boat, there is that one piece of eye candy that catches our attention – the Amari Watergate Bangkok. It sits so perfectly in the very heart of the business and shopping district of Bangkok that it is literally a few steps away to where my husband conducts business and the airport train. Its prime location alone has convinced us to book a stay before flying back to Paris.
China is not only one of the world’s largest countries, but with a population of more than a billion people, it’s definitely the most populated. You could easily come to the conclusion that there is nowhere to visit in China that would allow you to get your own headspace. However, it is all part of the experience. So, to get a real feel of China’s hustle and bustle, here are 3 important cities in this enormous country you need to visit.
Albeit of it being an offbeat attraction, Tagaytay is one of the best places to visit in the magnificent islands of Philippines. For avid wanderlusters, it is a popular destination since it is situated very close to Manila as well.