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Tribal Drumbeats and More at Ati-Atihan Festival

Tribal Drumbeats and More at Ati-Atihan Festival

If there is one country whose calendar of events is filled with festivals, it would be the Philippines. Music and dance has been a part of its culture filled with rituals from harvesting, planting, marriage, birth, and even death. Witnessing these festivals is a great reason to fly to the Philippines. If you are to pick one event, join the festivities of the Ati-Atihan Festival known as the “ Mother of All Festivals”. Philippines’ Mother Festival This jovial event is held every third Sunday of January, in time for the feast of the Holy Child Jesus called, Santo Niño, in … Continued
Banff Snowdays: Add Excitement to Your Winter Days

Banff Snowdays: Add Excitement to Your Winter Days

Winter doesn’t have to be gloomy and cold. You surely know the various winter sports and activites to bit the winter blues, or various destinations with their own unique winter attractions. If you happen to be in Canada or planning to spend the holidays in the country, check out Banff Snowdays and you will experience the joy with snow! Come to Canada at any time from January 8 to February 9 and celebrate the season with the annual SnowDays at Banff National Park! If money and time isn’t an issue, why not stay for the whole month instead? Canada’s Winter … Continued
Harbin Ice Festival: Creating a Magical World of Ice

Harbin Ice Festival: Creating a Magical World of Ice

The largest ice and snow festival all happens in China – where else! Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival beats other ice festivals with their gigantic ice and snow sculptures of famous landmarks, personalities, and other creations. For more than 30 years, the ice festival is a positive adaptation to the region’s frigid winter temperature. In recent years as it gains more global popularity, snow and ice sculptors the entire world participate and compete at China’s top ice and snow festival. As early as December 28, the festival is launched with the formal opening occurring on the 5th day … Continued
Times Square New Year’s Eve – New York

Times Square New Year’s Eve – New York

Every major city in the world seems to have their own one of a kind New Year’s Eve party and celebration. From Paris to Tokyo, cities have their own way of meeting the New Year and bidding goodbye to the current year with a bang but nothing compared to New Year’s Eve celebration in New York. Doesn’t even come as a surprise? New York City, the most beautiful and stunning concrete jungle in the world, America’s pride and home to the most culturally-diverse community. In fact, New York started this extravaganza on ringing the New Year. This posh celebration dates … Continued
A Festive Holiday at the Budapest Christmas Fair 2015

A Festive Holiday at the Budapest Christmas Fair 2015

Are you thinking of a great way to celebrate your Christmas overseas? Then consider coming to the Budapest Christmas Fair 2015 at the Vörösmarty Square. Enjoy the festive event from November 27 this year to January 1 next year. You can even explore stunning sights and sounds in as early as November 13! Budapest’s Festive Square   http://theonlinetraveljournal.com/budapest-christmas-fair/ The Square is strategically located in the middle of the city, and you won’t surely miss it! Especially with the various delectable products offered in the area, you could even just use your nose to follow the rich fragrance brought about by … Continued
5 of the World’s Underwater Hotels and Accommodations

5 of the World’s Underwater Hotels and Accommodations

The beauty of the underwater world has captivated humans with snorkeling and diving as top activities among travelers. To wake up with the stunning view of marine animals and reefs or to observe them without getting wet or while laying on your comfy beds, these are one of the reasons why the inclination of property developers to offer underwater hotels and guest rooms. Interested to know accommodations that let you “live” underwater? Take your pick at these underwater hotels and lodgings. Jules Undersea Lodge   http://www.cnn.com/ Proud to be the first underwater hotel in the world, this unique lodging at … Continued
Jukkasjarvi’s Ice Hotel: The World’s Unique Accommodation

Jukkasjarvi’s Ice Hotel: The World’s Unique Accommodation

For the past 25 years, the Ice Hotel of Sweden has captivated the world, giving the most surreal experience worth keeping for more than a lifetime. In a small town of Jukkasjärvi, in the Swedish Lapland, just 120 miles from the Arctic Circle, is the world-famous Ice Hotel. Building Ice and Snow While tropical destination offers solace to those who want to escape winter, there are some like Sweden that attracts tourists who love to spend fun-filled winter activities from sledding to enjoying chilly nights over a campfire. The town of Jukkasjärvi is one of them and a must-visit. The … Continued
Top Romantic Island Getaways to Visit

Top Romantic Island Getaways to Visit

ROMANTIC ISLAND GETAWAY Are you planning to bring your partner into different romantic island getaways? If your answer is yes, then you are lucky enough to find the best island getaways that will surely give you the excitement that you want to feel with your partner. Here are some of the best romantic island getaways that are highly recommended by many lovers out there who were able to experience real romantic sceneries with each other. Hawaii   http://modifylifestyle.com/ Hawaii is one of the most visited places of many lovers. The Island seems to be one of the perfect places where … Continued
The best Exotic vacations spots in Asia you’ll never want to miss

The best Exotic vacations spots in Asia you’ll never want to miss

There is a famous adage, Life’s a beach and that’s where the sheer beauty of Asia actually steps in. After a careful research, this article aims to uncover the most exotic vacations spots in Asia. All you have to do is to choose which actually cover your needs. Let’s get it on- the finest exotic spots in Asia! Lombok, Bali   http://www.intrepidtravel.com/ Lombok is known for its secluded and virgin coast line that rewards tourist with a spectacular view of the rich palm coves and jaw-dropping cliffs. There are also impressive Balinese Hindu temples that you would never see in … Continued
Top Five Road Trips Across Asia

Top Five Road Trips Across Asia

A road trip is the manifestation of the saying “It’s the journey, not the destination”. It is a test of endurance, and self-reliance, and more often than not, people become better because of the road trips they take. Asia, being the largest and most diverse continent on the planet, offers some exhilarating cross country road trips to travelers. The top five are: 1. Leh- Manali (India) The Leh-Manali highway is one of the most iconic road trips on the Himalayas, which goes through the famous destinations Leh and Manali. Although you need to be on a bike to truly experience … Continued