Located halfway along the coast of Vietnam, Hoi An is famous for its delicious food, excellent tailors and one of Vietnam's most historic old quarters, dating back to the 15th century and marked as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. And beyond its innate appeal, there's another feature which invariably enchants visitors. Every month on the 14rh day of the lunar month and the night of the full moon, people turn off their electric lights and the traditional Hoi An L
"Nepal" interests the world. This single word demonstrates the adoration and warmth around the world. We should expound; the social decent variety of Nepal is as rich as its characteristic and land assorted variety. Troublesome geology is home of various networks. Every people group has its own dialect, social dress, convictions, customs, conventions and celebrations.
No big surprise Nepal is the place where there are celebrations. Relatively consistently is multi-day for festivity in some networ
Also known as Gold country Alaska is an extraordinary location for a great family excursion. What makes Alaska more captivating is great Alaska cruise ships. Despite the way that Besides cruise ships there are many boat tours in Alaska that offer exclusive tours and excursion trips for couples and families. These boats are the best if you want to enjoy the beautiful landscapes of Alaska. On these boats, you can sight lovely bears and other beautiful wildlife creatures that you can’t otherwise.
Alaska is a great destination for a pure family vacation and what makes this vacation more enchanting are the Alaska cruise ships. In spite of the fact that small ship cruise lines in Alaska don't staff their vessels with extraordinary instructors for youthful cruisers, the boats are no less family-inviting. These vessels can enter little narrows and gulfs where visitors can see untamed life on close-by woods shores. These ships are one of the best ways to enjoy the glimpse of Kachemak bay shore
Gurvan Saikhan National Park is located in the southern part of Mongolia. It was set up in the year 1993. At that time its area was a little lesser. Today the area is around 27,000 square km. This area was expanded to its current size in the year 2000. Gobi Gurvan Saikhan National Park is one of the biggest and beautiful National Parks in Mongolia. It is very wide from east to west. It is lesser in width from north to south. It stretches around 380 km from east to west. Its length from north to
Kashan is an ancient city of some 433,000 in north central Iran, some two hours south of capital Teheran, and its name is tied in the minds of Iranians to its carpets, silks and other textiles - but also golab (rosewater), with its annual rosewater festival attracting multitudes every year from May 5th to June 5th, when the fragrance of rose flowers fills the air and leaves everyone drunk on its paradisiacal freshness, making the city a dream-like re-imagination of Camelot. All this is due to t
Situated in the refreshing trade wind breezes of the Leeward Island chain in the West Indies, Nevis remains authentically Caribbean, eschewing the homogenization that has befallen so many other island destinations. This means absolutely no strip development, fast food chains, casinos, or stoplights and only one international brand resort on this 36 square mile island. Nevis's 12,000 residents live in villages where no buildings exceed the height of a palm tree and locally grown and prepared foo
Get your fill of chocolate at Costa Rica’s fourth annual Chocolate Festival in Puerto Viejo on the Southern Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica. Sample chocolate from local artisan producers and top Costa Rica chocolate makers, try pairing chocolate with single malt whiskey or red wine, and attend workshops and fun events all starring chocolate.
Better than trick-or-treating, the Puerto Viejo Chocolate Festival 2015 will be held Halloween weekend, Oct. 30 through Nov. 1,
Nature’s Amber, Golden, and Crimson Leaves of Splendor Beckon Travelers on Tobu Railway – Traveling North from Tokyo’s Asakusa Station – to Nikko and Kinugawa in Tochigi Prefecture
While American domestic travelers marvel at New England’s autumn leaves in shades from saffron to crimson, Japan’s fall foliage also beckons leaf peepers from around Japan itself and across the globe. Japanese culture reveres the changing of the seasons. Plus, the ephemerality of ruby maple and the golden gingko, alon
The Dubai Shopping Festival is now closer than you think. In just a matter of few months, we’ll be at the end of the year, and your beloved DSF will be ready to welcome shoppers from all over the world. Apart from the crazy discounts, there’s one more thing that gets people excited about DSF - the Raffle Draw. It is one of the most participated raffle draws, and with good reasons. Here a 5 awesome things you should know about the DSF Raffle Draw that will make you want to g
It’s the new year, and that means it’s time for Costa Rica’s summer festival season! Known for their gregarious, fun-loving style, Costa Ricans’ enthusiasm is contagious when the country celebrates its numerous fiestas, festivals and horse parades from January to April. Plan your travel to Costa Rica to experience these fun cultural events with rich local traditions, tasty cuisine and vibrant music. Besides the main festivals, every town and community has its own “turno” (a country fair) to enj
The 2015 whale-watching season in Costa Rica gets going every year in August and September in southern Costa Rica. In Uvita Beach, there is a Festival of Whales & Dolphins every year in September. The annual festival marks the peak of the annual migration of southern Pacific Humpback Whales to the Ballena National Marine Park in Costa Rica.
Less than an hour north of the Ballena National Marine Park, Portasol Rainforest & Ocean View Living e
For its fifth year Envision Festival returns to Costa Rica, where thousands of socially conscious people from all over the world gather together to share a magical experience of culture, art, music, yoga, meditation and pure nature.
The 2015 Envision Festival will be held from February 26th to March 1st at Rancho La Merced in Uvita, Costa Rica, next to the Marino Ballena National Park, famous for its beautiful Whale’s Tail sandbar formation.
The festival is known for its great music performances w
What do a little black mare and the Virgin of Guadalupe have to do with Christmas traditions in Costa Rica?
One of the more interesting Christmastime festivals held in Costa Rica is the Festival of “La Yeguita” (the little mare) on December 12. Held annually on the Nicoya Peninsula of Costa Rica, the celebration combines traditional native beliefs and Roman Catholic customs.
According to the University of Costa Rica, the indigenous legend tells about two brothers caught in a machete-fight over a
The annual sea turtle festival on Nov. 15 and 16 at Matapalo Beach, halfway between Manuel Antonio National Park and Dominical on Costa Rica’s Central Pacific Coast, celebrates the Matapalo Sea Turtle Conservation Project and hatching of baby sea turtles. This year’s festival celebrates the project’s 25th anniversary.
Central American rock will shake the streets of downtown San Jose .
For the 6th year running, Costa Rican and other Central American bands will strut their stuff at the annual “Festival Rock el Farolito en el Morazan” at the
Morazan Park. Organized by the Spanish Cultural Center and the Spanish Embassy of Costa Rica, this year’s
is now two days instead of just one.
Festival goers’ can revel in a wide variety of rock music, from Indie to punk, funk, hip hop, electronic and metal by group
GALVESTON ISLAND, Texas (Sept. 27, 2011) —Halloween fun will come alive in historic downtown Galveston with the Saengerfest Mini Monster Bash on Saturday, Oct. 29 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Saengerfest Park, 2302 Strand. The Saengerfest Mini Monster Bash, a family friendly Halloween carnival, offers a costume contest at 3 p.m., assorted games with prizes, and trick or treating at various downtown businesses from 2 to 4 p.m.
Children, ages 11 and under, are invited to dress in their favorite costumes fo
Located in the Andes mountain range of Argentina, Mendoza is a year-round vacation destination. Renowned globally for being the capital of Argentina's wine making industry----especially the renowned Malbecs---Mendoza is also a center for skiing in the higher peaks during July, August, and September. The annual Vendimia wine festival in March is the highlight of the year with festivities for all ages and a spe
If you want to experience the magic of Avatar on earth, Guyana awaits.
Combine a magical experience with the Guyana Jazz Festival in 2012.