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Why You Should Visit Belfast.

20 Dec

Belfast is a vibrant Northern Ireland city with historical landmarks and stunning scenery that attracts people from different parts of the world. Trouble time is gone for this city. Belfast is now rebuilding after 30 years of conflict between the Catholics that wanted to be enjoined with the Republic of Ireland and Protestants that wanted to continue their allegiance for the United Kingdom.

Here are some of the reasons to travel to Belfast:

The Titanic Visitor Centre

The Titanic building boasts of the rich ship building history. The Titanic was actually built in the docks of the city. Two Wolff and Harland cranes, called Goliath and Samson, dominate the skyline of this city. Nevertheless, the Titanic Building is the place to go if you want to learn about the ship. Additionally, Belfast museum received an award for being the Leading Tourist Attraction in Europe and another award for the Leading Tourist Attraction in the globe from the World Tourism Awards.

The Troubles Tour

When you travel to Belfast, you get an opportunity to go on a troubles tour. Taxi drivers can take you through the neighbourhoods that were racked by the violence that characterized this city some decades ago. During the tour, you can make stops at the Belfast murals that commemorate the major events of the struggle. The infamous fence known as the Peace Wall is a key highlight of the tour. This wall separates Protestants and Catholic neighbourhoods. It’s surprising that the gated openings on this wall are always locked at night. Nevertheless, this city has come a long way since the end of The Troubles in 1998.

Game of Thrones

If you are a fan of television shows, you already know about Game of Thrones. This television show was filmed at the Titanic Studios in Belfast. Many people travel to Belfast to visit the filming locations of this series near Belfast. Some of the recognizable sights from this show include glens, castles, and the ‘Dothraki Sea’. Majority of the locations for this film highlight the amazing Antrim Coast. This is among the best coastal drives globally. This coastal road hugs the Atlantic Ocean and the Irish Sea with thrilling views. These include the excellent view of Scotland that is 11 miles

away at the closest point. There is also the Veering inland. Colourful sheep dominate this scenery and they are splashed with amazing pastel colors. Generally, these are the major reasons to visit Belfast. Consider traveling to this destination if you are looking for your next vacation destination.

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Top Places to See in the East

28 Nov

Travelling has becoming a popular leisure activity for many people of all ages around the world. Today when people go on holiday or taking time off from work the first they that comes to their mind as a relaxing non boring way to spend their time off is to go exploring new cities, countries, and even different continent that have a world of new experiences, foods, cultures and exciting experiences to offer.

South Africa

If you are looking to escape to a country that offers amazing luxurious holiday experiences then South Africa is just the right spot for you. This country offers its tourist the most amazing wildlife and scenery the continent has to offer. With the extensive number of traveller highlights such as game reserves, national parks and tantalizing coastlines this country has to offer, you are sure to be kept well entertained and busy throughout your stay here. Those of you who are new to the country may like to begin your exploration expedition from Cape Town and make your way through the Garden Route to the Wine lands, Port Elisabeth Cost region and finally the East Cape safari region. There are a number of sites online that offer guides and travel suggestions on African safari for free


This country that is broadly unknown for its 26 Million Muslim population typically encompasses an original Asian Holiday spot that features bustling cities with sky scrapers to lush fields and history, authentic Chinese cuisine and of course beautiful historic site with amazing architecture dating back thousands of years. Without prior experience or knowledge of Chinese, finding your way round this country can be a bit difficult without a local operator that doubles up as both a travel guide and translator. Ensuing you get a travel guide or assistant that can translate Chinese for you goes a long way in helping you to free up your time so that you can focus all your efforts to enjoying exploration expedition of one of the oldest civilizations in the world.


This country is one of the most popular travel destinations in South East Asia with millions of travellers all over the world making their way here to enjoy its renowned hospitality, natural beauty and Buddhist temples. Thailand much like most other countries is a diverse travel destination that offers a variety of enjoyable spots, activities and cuisines to explore. Whatever your tastes may be this country is sure to offer you something that you will enjoy. The most advisable time to visit this travel destination is during early February to late March as this time period generally offers the most idea whether to enjoy the beautiful beaches. There are numerous sites online that offer travel Thailand for free guides which can be quite handy when planning your vacation.

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Desirable Locations to Visit & Enjoy

11 Nov

If travelling is your passion and you keep on looking for some exciting as well as adventurous places to go for your coming vacations then you should see the following six famous travel destinations.

Las Vegas – It is also known as “in City” as it is famous for gambling and similar stuff but besides being an adult playground, this city has some other things to offer as well. You can also plan a family vacation to this location as there are quite a number of family friendly hotels, resorts, and other exciting activities. Besides these things, this area is also famous for having the largest man-made lake of U. S. Called Lake Mead. So while on the vacations to Las Vegas, you have more options and places to see other than casinos and bars.

Hawaii – Hawaii holidays can both be relaxing and adventurous as there are amazing beaches with clear blue waters. It is a state having numerous islands. Hawaii itself is known to be Big Island while others are known as Molokai, Maui, Lanai, Kauai, and Oahu. With these six islands there are about 80 beaches with different level of water and different water games to enjoy. Among the various games includes water sailing, sailplane rides, etc.

France – While France is a world’s famous destination for travellers and especially for honeymooners. The famous Eiffel Tower in Paris is one of the main attractions of the tourists and couples. Also there are some historical places like museums, monuments and art galleries which reflect the cultural side of France. There are two twin cities Lyon and Marseille which also reflects the historical as well as the modern side of the country.

Rome, Italy – It is known to be the historical as well as one of the most beautiful places in the world. There are dozens of old historical sites like churches, palaces, museums, monuments, fountains etc. Also the Italian cuisine is very famous and you can enjoy scrumptious food in Italy.

Montego Bay, Jamaica – Montego Bay is the second largest city of Jamaica and is quite a popular travel destination. There are many beautiful pristine beaches and clear blue waters with a lot of enjoyable activities which all tourists must enjoy. Snorkelling in Jamaica is one of the best things to enjoy there as the fish would swim next to you and you must have an underwater camera with you as there you would find a lot of opportunities and scenes to capture.

Lloret De Mar, Spain – If you are planning your next vacation to Spain then you should consider going to a tourist town Lloret de Mar in Spain which is along the Costa Brava coastline. It is known for its beautiful beaches with all kinds of beach activities like parasailing, snorkelling, boating, water skiing, surfing etc. And with numerous bars and nightclubs, you will not find a moment to get bored.

Vital Information On Travelling

09 Nov

If you’re a well-seasoned and avid traveller, then you likely know that there are some tricks and tips that can help you save a significant amount of money when travelling by air. But when it comes to the most popular travel destinations in the U.S. and around the world, the costs of flights are often higher because the airlines know that there are lots of warm bodies to fill empty seats. Let’s look at how you can save on your airfare, whether you’re travelling to sunny Miami, Florida or to action-packed Paris, France.

Plan early and book your flight early: The number one way to find savings on airfare is to book earlier than the average traveller. Most people book their flight to popular travel destinations around two weeks or so in advance. But the fact of the matter is that the most savings to be realized is on cheap flights that are booked two months or longer before your scheduled departure date. These are known as early traveller specials, and the farther out you book your next flight, the cheaper that flight will be.

Look for special airfare deals: they are abundant when you take the time to really dig in and look around. For example, if you’re planning a trip to New York, New York for seven days, then you might consider searching for a vacation package that covers not only your flight to the Big Apple, but also includes your hotel accommodations, meals at the hotel’s restaurant, rental car expenses, and tickets to see some of New York’s best shows and attractions. The vacation package bundled deal can be an affordable way to travel, especially if you are travelling as a couple, family, or group. You can save hundreds if not thousands by booking a vacation bundled deal and even more if you book the package early.

Use price comparison web sites: There are some wonderful travel websites out there that will do all of the legwork for you when you are searching for cheap flights. You’ll simply need to know your itinerary; punch it in and let the web site find the best deals for you. You can also search by budget by entering the amount that you want to pay for your fare – and the web site will only pull up the flights that are within your price range.

Get alerted to special deals on cheap flights via email: If you know that you want to travel to a particular location but are unsure of when you might be going, then you should register with a few travel websites to get email alerts. When a good deal springs up, the web site will let you know via email so that you can act promptly.

Pack lightly to save big: Once you have found a cheap flight to your intended destination, don’t inflate the price by packing too much for your trip. Airlines have begun to charge excess baggage fees for checking in and transporting your luggage with you. Pack as lightly as possible, and stuff everything you can into your carryon bag. Try to bring only one suitcase, and if you’re only staying a few days, then consider bringing everything in your carry on to make sure that your cheap flight remains cheap.