September 8, 2016 Travel Advisor 3Comment

Blessed with Majestic mountains, splashing rivers, challenging terrains, Glistening ocean and other natural marvels, India has become an idle center for Adventure Sports. Travel Advisor summarizes here the 10 adrenaline-packed adventure sports and most stunning destinations to try them in India. Skiing With large range of mountains in north India that are filled with snow, the region has become one of the best places for snow sport like skiing, ice skating & snowboarding. Some of the best places where you can explore these are: Gulmarg & Pahalgam, Kashmir–Manali, Himachal Pradesh–Munsiyari & Auli, Uttarakhand–Yumthang Valley, Sikkim Skydive The adrenaline rush you…

September 2, 2016 Swati Mitra 3Comment

I’ll be honest, tower of London was not on my priority when I got a chance to visit London on a short official tour. But when I googled the whereabouts of Kohinoor diamond, and located it to be in Tower of London it suddenly became my no.1 place to visit. Well, who doesn’t want to see Kohinoor!!!! We, Indians, are brought up hearing the story of Kohinoor. True to its name which means mountain of light, it’s one of the biggest and brightest. And it carries a prolonged history behind it. It is unarguably the most famous diamond in the…

August 27, 2016 Swati Mitra 3Comment

If you want to explore how Royals live, Windsor castle is one of the best place to visit around London. Windsor is the oldest and largest occupied castle in the world, Founded by William the conqueror in the 11th Century, Spread across 13 hectares, it is located 23 miles away from Heathrow airport and is one of the most popular historical destinations around London. Home of 39 monarchs for almost 1000 years, it’s an official residence of Her Majesty The Queen, who spends most of her private weekends here. Getting There: Trains leave approx. every half hour from Paddington Station…

August 13, 2016 Ankhi Das Mukherjee 7Comment

Here, I sit down to pen my trip journals to help you to plan yours’. I hope it inspires you to take some time off your mundane affairs, unwind and embark…GO EXPLORE……THE WORLD IS WAITING!! Singapore is an independent city-state that got its independence from the British in 1965 and is now one of the leading economic centre’s in shipping and banking. In recent years it is fast emerging as one of South Asia’s most sought after travel destination for office conferences, leisure travels, family trips as it caters to all your urban comforts safety and adventurous at one go….

July 31, 2016 Anirban Mitra 1Comment

Sayulita Mexico has been a special destination for me during my Mexico visit. Not a popular beach destination for tourist outside the country, Sayulita brings you closure to Mexico and the local people. One of my close Mexican friend had suggested this place to me which made me visit 3 times during my 2+ years stay in Mexico. I remember the first time when I visited with 4 friends it was 12:30 AM at night we reached. As it was a remote place it took us lot of time without GPS to reach. To our luck we did not book…

July 4, 2016 Travel Advisor 2Comment

Rajasthan, Means, ‘Land of the Kings’. True to its name, the place stands as a symbol of Palaces, Forts, Sand and Desert, Fair, Festival, Food and culture. Let us take a look on the top 10 attractions that you must see in Rajasthan. 1. Umaid Bhavan, Jodhpur  This is one of the world’s largest private residences. Spread over 26 acres, it comprises of 347 rooms. While part of the palace is still occupied by the royal family, Some part of it serves as a museum and heritage hotel, pampering guests with exquisite delights. The building of this palace has an…

July 3, 2016 Travel Advisor

Kerala India is popularly known as Gods Own Country. Tourist places in Kerala are mesmerizing and are a mix of rich cultural heritage, beautiful beaches, forest, hill stations and a relaxing paradise. Enjoy the local cuisine and Ayurveda massages and get rejuvenated. Don’t forget to take a trip on the Kerala backwaters and stay in a houseboat. Places to visit in Kerala includes the below top 10 attractions: 1. Stay in a House boat   2. Enjoy Backwaters – Kochi, Poovar, Alappuzha and Kollam, Kumarakom, Kozhikode   Video – Poovar Backwaters 3. Munnar- Famous hill station located 1600 m above the…

July 1, 2016 Travel Advisor 1Comment

One of most amazing structures on earth has been the tall and strong buildings witnessing the modern engineering techniques. Travel Advisor showcases here the top 10 tallest buildings around the world that are worth the visit. 10 – International Commerce Center, Hongkong It is a 108-storey, 484 meters commercial skyscraper completed in 2010. A five-star hotel occupies top 6 floors with the world’s highest swimming pool and bar located on the top floor   9 – Shanghai World Financial Center, China It is 101-storey and 492 meters high. The most distinctive feature in the design is the trapezoid aperture at…

June 4, 2016 Travel Advisor 3Comment

Laxmi Vilas Palace Located in Gujarat, India, Laxmi Vilas Palace is the largest private dwelling, which is 4 times the size of Buckingham palace. Built in 1890, by Maharaja Sayaji rao the third, its named after his wife, Laxmi Bai. With 170 rooms, it took twelve years and 180 thousand Pounds to build it, making it the costliest palace of its times. A good blend, of both local and foreign materials and workmanship, was used in the construction of the palace. Red sandstone from Agra, blue trapstone from Poona and marbles of Rajasthan and Italy. The palace front & main…