Sunday, 31 July 2016

How to Get Schengen Visa

European Union
Europe is the best tourist destination in the world. It is on top of every travelers’ bucket list. Travelling around Europe is very convenient and easy. Distances are short and Rail/Road networks are efficient enough to keep you entertained. As you know that 28 Countries in Europe are part of European Union, you can travel between them with just one visa. Though United Kingdom and Ireland don’t come under this common visa. The Schengen visa allows you to travel freely between 25 countries. These countries signed the Schengen Agreement in 1985, which led to abolishing of Border controls within participating Nations. Hence, people could travel freely within these countries. This not only led to increase in employment opportunities, but also increased the flow of tourists to the region. Getting Schengen Visa is as challenging as getting UK visa. There are a few things which you need to keep in mind before applying for Schengen Visa. In this Blog, we will first give you a list of participating countries, and then share tips for getting a Tourist Schengen Visa. Please note information provided in this blog is as per June 2016, and may/may not change by the time you read the Blog.

Thursday, 28 July 2016

Solo Travel: An Exciting Experience

Travel is a fun and exciting experience. Usually people travel with their family or friends, or may be with Business colleagues. Some people are now adding more spice to their Travels by travelling alone. Solo Travelers are increasing day by day. Earlier people used to travel alone only on official trips, but now we also have them on Holidays. When you think about Solo Travelling, it sounds very scary and challenging. People have now started taking up this challenge. The biggest advantage of Solo Traveling is that you are all by yourself. You can roam wherever you want, whenever you want. This is the time where you don’t make any compromises, and do whatever you wish to. Frankly, this is when you spend time with yourself and get to know yourself better. Many Solo Travelers say that it feels scary at first, but then it feels very exciting.  In this blog, we will discuss some Tips and Suggestions for Solo Travelers. These are important to enhance your experiences and keep you safe.

Sunday, 24 July 2016

The Artistic City of Vienna

The Giant Wheel - Prater
Vienna is the capital of Austria in central Europe.  It’s an ancient Fortress city surrounded by the Alps. With an artistic and historic culture, Vienna happens to be one of the most beautiful cities in the world.  In recent years, new ideas and Philosophies have dominated the city. Monuments and Buildings depict ancient art and architecture. Popularly known as Ancient Royal city, Vienna is also the Music capital of the world. Vienna is full of Artistic Buildings, Beautiful Monuments, Impressive Museums, Quiet Streets and a Bustling CafĂ© Culture. This Blend of Modern Lifestyle and History has made Vienna one of the most sought after places for tourists. Earlier Vienna was a part of Europe Tour, but now tourists plan special trips to enjoy its beauty. Austria is one of the most Alpine Nation of the world; Vienna is a beautiful starting point to it.

Wednesday, 20 July 2016

US Capital City: Washington DC

Washington DC is situated on the East Coast of the United States. The city has an area of just under 70 square miles.  It may be a small capital city, but surely packs a lot in it.  Washington was founded as the Nation’s Capital in 1791. As soon as you land here, you get a sense of the power and History that this Metropolis represents.  The city attracts millions of visitors all around the year. Most of them may be for Work, Business or Politics. Besides them, a large number of tourists are also landing into Washington. Tourists club Washington with their visit to other famous US cities like New York, Atlanta, Miami, Orlando and Buffalo/Niagara. Washington’s close proximity to these cities makes it more attractive to Tourists. Just like any other Cosmopolitan city, Washington is full of multi-cultured people and diverse Traditions. A Long History, Beautiful Buildings, Scenic Monuments and a diverse culture has helped Washington in attracting Tourists from all around the world.

Sunday, 17 July 2016

How to Pack Clothes for Travel

Luggage with clothes1
Clothes are the biggest contents of your Travel Bag. They are the most essential commodity and take 90% of your Luggage space. Carrying too many clothes not only makes your Bag heavy, but also makes it difficult for you to manage. Hence, we need to pack minimum clothing with maximum utility. Many travelers are unable to do this. They end up either running out of clothes, or increasing their Luggage Weight. In this blog, we will share few tips which will help you in maximum utilization of your clothes, without any extra weight.

Wednesday, 13 July 2016

How to Get UK Visa

UK Flag
United Kingdom has gained popularity as a Tourist Destination in recent years. Millions of people now travel to different parts of the UK every year. The growing demand for Business and Leisure has led to a large number of Visitor Visa Applications. Getting a UK Visa is considered difficult after US Visa. It is always second to US Visa when it comes to difficulty level. UK Visa may be difficult, but a few things will make it easy.  In this blog, we will tell you about things you should make sure before applying for UK Visa. Please note that the information specified in this Blog is for UK Visitor’s Visa only. The information is as per June 2016. Rules may/may not change by the time you read the blog.

Monday, 11 July 2016

Guide to Canadian Capital : Ottawa

Parliament Hill
Canada’s capital Ottawa is located in the valley along the Ottawa River in the Province of Ontario.  It is the 4th largest city in Canada and attracts over 7 million visitors each year.  Come to Ottawa to celebrate its quality of life, to explore its waterways and to enjoy its cultural attractions. This modern centre for Technology and Science still has a deep appreciation for ceremony and History.  For years,  Ottawa was being outshined by is neighbours- Toronto and Montreal, but now things have changed. Ottawa is now a young and prosperous city with appetite for good food, drinks and culture.

Wednesday, 6 July 2016

How to Manage Money while Travelling

US Dollar notes
When you are in a foreign land, money is your biggest support. It helps you in paying for excursions, sightseeing and food. Money also helps you in coping with unexpected contingencies like medical emergency, theft, unplanned bookings, etc. Hence, it is important for Travelers to take care and manage their Money properly. Money Management when travelling within the country is easy, but Money Management abroad is difficult. In this blog, we will talk about Money Management while travelling abroad. These things will not only help you while abroad, but also within your Home country.

Sunday, 3 July 2016

The Exciting City of Shanghai

Shanghai skyline
Shanghai has been called a lot of things over the years. It’s been called Pearl of the Orient and Paris of the East. Whatever you call it, Shanghai is Exciting.  Shanghai is a fast paced city and centre for Business, Finance and Enterprise. With foreign Nationals from all over the world, it is an International city in China.  With a population of 25 million people, Shanghai is the largest city in the world. A powerhouse to the Chinese economy, the city is full of skyscrapers, Beautiful sights and Luxury shopping. Though Shanghai is famous as a Business and Financial Hub, it is slowly gaining popularity as a tourist destination as well.