May 7th, 2013 by cooldude
Among the things to do in the great city of Amsterdam firstly immerse yourself in its grand history, visit the Amsterdam Historisch museum and bear witness to 8 centuries of social reforms and revolutions associated to some fascinating artifacts. Museum Amstelkring has also a great preserved Catholic church arrangements similar to 17th century work You can also just explore the grandeur of Amsterdam, check the city out from different views and just enjoy the countryside look that mingles completely with urban development.
Travel through the much adored canal ways that keep the sea at bay in such a low lying country. All through the trip encounter the acute sense of hospitality among the locals and enjoy your stay with them in cafes, clubs and restaurants. Also donot forget to experience having raw herring once at Amsterdam.
Amsterdam is a place for peace lovers, eco friendly activists, enjoyment, culture and literary genius. This old city with immense cultural diversity is one of the best places to experience humanity as a whole.
May 3rd, 2013 by cooldude
The Hong Kong Disneyland is one of the places on earth that has unparalleled enjoyment and entertainment stored for all their visitors. The Hong Kong Disneyland is managed by the Hong Kong International Theme Parks and is based on an area of 28 hectares. The park is itself divided into 6 regions of interest.
The Grizzly gulch contains replicas of the old west adventure with runaway mine cars and the gulch geyser. The Toy story land has the Toy soldier boot camp, toy soldier parachute drop, toy soldier barrel of fun and the roller coaster racer. Adventure land is by far the largest and has the jungle river cruise, street performances and Tarzan’s tree house. The main street USA has the connection of USA and Hong Kong with parades of flights of fantasy. Fantasy land has characters like Winnie the pooh, Cinderella, Mickey and Minnie and all the rides associated to them, The Tomorrow land region has on offer a lot of space fantasy. In short this place has on offer an unlimited amount of fun and is sure to stay in your memories forever.
April 29th, 2013 by cooldude
The Panda Lake is one of the most notable attractions in a Chinese tour promising a very panoramic serene getaway for the travelers. The lake is situated in the famous Jiuzhaigou valley which is considered as one of the most significant World Heritage Sites today by UNESCO. It’s a frozen lake.
Many tourists wonder why this frozen lake is named “Panda”- actually, it’s because you will find a great number of endangered panda bears roaming around the lake and hence the name. It has a depth of 14 meters and the water-level here changes largely due to Karst funnels that are linked to underwater river.
Apart from the pandas, you will also find carp-like fishes gathering into the lake. The frozen lake with the vast natural greenery surrounding it surely makes a spectacular sight for all the tourists. No wonder, Panda Lake is always a must visit for every tourist here.
April 27th, 2013 by cooldude
Nature lovers around the world are sure to enjoy the view of Mount Fuji in Japan. This iconic mountain of wrath is actually a dormant volcano with activity in the recent past. The word recent is used to signify recent time span in geological activity scale which is not as recent as one might think.
The view of this dormant volcano may seem scary at first but after climbing it the stunning beauty visible from its slopes are breathtaking. The simply incredible view in the diversity of Mother Nature along the slopes of this dormant volcano is sure to please any nature lover. It has also five lake regions and hot springs in the vicinity where you can enjoy a pleasant stay in one of its many resorts. Climbing expeditions to the peak is also available in the month of July and gives a view of Mount Fuji rarely seen by many. If you are simply not the exercise oriented type you can just enjoy your stay at one of the resorts with a very scenic view of Mount Fuji in the backdrop.
April 25th, 2013 by cooldude
The Chena Hot Springs is a hot spring resort and community located in the Alaska. The resort is famous for the use of the first low temperature geothermal power plant that was built it Alaska. Not only this, the resort is also looking towards research and subsequent use of various alternative sources of energy. The resort already made remarkable progress towards the production and use of vegetable oil and hydrogen for fuel. You can really have an awesome experience once you visit the place and stay in Chena Hot Springs resort.
You can do various activities you are in large and extensive geothermal area of the world. You can go for horseback riding, hiking, sled dog cart rides, mountain biking, canoe trips, rafting, fishing, etc. You can also enjoy a relaxing moment in the spa and enjoy a wonderful massage therapy. The hot spring resort also has the Aurora Ice museum with the all year round ice bar in it. It is the world’s largest ice bar.
April 23rd, 2013 by cooldude
The Chimney Rock State park in North Carolina is a must visit for hikers. This wonderful region is dotted with rocky outcrops and mountains that are befitting for any mountain hiking trails. The rock climbing and bald boulder hiking is of world class standards here and offer a simply breathtaking view. The rocky outcrop of the chimney rock mountain is a great symbol of scenic beauty in the entire South East.
The rumbling bald climbing is of free access and new trails are coming up with the help of volunteers from Carolina Climbers collation and friends of Chimney Rock State Park. The park is also acquiring more land to increase the amount of trails and preserve one of the best terrains for rock climbing, hiking, boulder hiking and trekking in the world. The North Carolina Chimney Rock is a part of the National heritage site at Blue Ridge and 25 miles south of Asheville.
April 22nd, 2013 by cooldude
The Altes Rathaus or the Old Town Hall of Bavaria, in Germany is one of the more historically significant structures of Germany. According to the story, it was first documented in the year 1310 which means it could have been originally built even before that. Today, it is used as a building for meetings and discussions for the city council in Munich. The Grand Hall of the Altes Rathaus was apparently built in the year 1392. The hall was later refurnished, reconstructed and repair works were done over the years but the space still remains functional till date.
A structure which is maintained so well and still used, even after 703 years after its first documentation, truly is a spectacular thing to note. Designed by Erasmus Grasse, this spectacular and stunning building was created by the Morris dancers. The building was damaged after the 2nd world war but it was reestablished and repaired after that. The old tunnels were shut down and today it functional as a meeting hall.
April 13th, 2013 by cooldude
If you are planning for a trip these days then Casa Ninamu in Mexico can be the dream destination for you. It is one of the places which provide you the environment in which you can relax and have a good time away from the roller coaster rides of the life. It is a place surrounded by nature all around. You will find a relaxing environment near you.
The resort provides you the rooms with sea facing windows. The villas are built in the middle of the nature with trees surrounded all over. Here I the morning you can witness a group of parrot surrounding your home. It will bring the wild life ear you. Apart from that you can also spend your time relaxing near the swimming pool and having a good time. The bright and colorful interiors is sure to awaken all your senses and will help you in spending a bright time in your vacation. So if you are planning a trip to Mexico then Casa Ninamu is the place for your stay.
March 22nd, 2013 by cooldude
If you have fetish for mystical beauty and love exploring the ancient history, the plan a trip to Angkor Wat on your next holiday. The place holds the ruins of the lost city of Angkor Empire and now it has stone ruins and a massive temple. It is considered as the largest structure that portrays the religious history of human beings.
You can visit Angkor Wat from Cambodia, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Laos and Vietnam. But it is closest to Cambodia and Siem Reap is the nearest town adjacent to Angkor Wat. One day might not be enough to have a look at the entire area. Passes are available at the Archeological park of Angkor Wat on the basis of one day, two days and so on. You will be awestruck on seeing the amazing paintings, towers and master class architecture in the midst of all the ruins. Bayon, Angkor Thom, Phnom Bakheng and Ta Prohm are the main sites which you must visit on the trip.
March 14th, 2013 by cooldude
Kunming is much famous for the evidences of history that belong to this city. If you go southward of Kunming, you can listen to music played in traditional stringed and wooden instruments that are in practice for long. The snow capped mountains of Shingri-La towards the north of Kunming have also got immense historical values.
The word Kunming is derived from the name of a particular tribe that existed in Southwest china in the historic times. This place is believed to be built entirely by the Ming dynasty and many famous geomancer.
Even today if you visit closely, you will definitely come across many historic practices as well as culture and tradition that are prevalent from the time of some ancient emperors or tribes. So, Kunming city is a conglomeration of many rich histories of Southeast Asia. Wang Zhan from Jiangxi is a famous geomancer who is associated with the Kunming from the time when it is born.