Latest Travel Updates About – Japan 2017

1) Photographs that prove Japan is the most beautiful place on Earth right now

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Japan’s spectacular cherry blossom season is in full swing.

Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/asia/japan/galleries/best-places-to-see-flowers-in-japan/

2) Weird and wonderful things about Japan

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Japan is a country renowned for its extremely polite mannerism.

Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/asia/japan/galleries/weird-and-wonderful-things-about-japan/japan-ramen/

3) Images Of Japan

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Japan offers a very wide range of attractions, from historical and cultural treasures to modern and futuristic sights and beautiful forests, mountains and sea coasts. Make your Japan trip memorable with the help of Japan itinerary planner.

4) Map of Japan Tourist Attractions-

5) Memorable Sights

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Backpacking Varanasi: Absorbing Varanasi’s Spirit

Backpacking Varanasi, one of the world’s oldest living cities and the cultural capital of India, is definitely a must-do in Indi. Varanasi is a city on the banks of the Ganges River in the Uttar Pradesh state of North India. Not knowing what to expect apart from the famed ghats, I set out to find…

via Backpacking Varanasi: Absorbing Varanasi’s Spirit — Gamin Traveler

10 Best All Inclusive Resorts In Thailand

Given all the shopping and the attractions to catch a sight of, a vacation in Thailand can really be hectic and exhaustive. So to recover from all the fatigue and to be energized, it is essential that you stay in one of the wonderful looking resorts overlooking the tropical beaches. Incredibly warm with their service and showcasing an absolutely appetizing menu, your vacation in Thailand couldn’t get any better.

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Source: https://www.triphobo.com/blog/all-inclusive-resorts-in-thailand

Seoul Travel Guide and Travel Information

One of the world’s largest metropolitan cities and capital of South Korea, Seoul is also the 9th most visited city. With heavy influence of Korean culture, the several monuments, works of ancient and modern architecture, travelling to Seoul can be an enlightening experience. We will make your work easy and help you with a beginners guide to plan a vacation to Seoul.

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Seoul is a city a with perfect blend of old school charm and modern vibes. With numerous attractions to look forward to, Seoul is a traveller’s paradise. Known for its happening streets, vibrant nightlife and brilliant food culture, you will never get bored of this city.

You can explore the authentic Korean markets which also are every shopper’s paradise. Reasonable prices and some fine quality products are the main reasons why you should shop here and take back home, a good number of gifts for your family, friends and relatives. Seoul has a good mix of indoor markets as well as skyscraper malls like the Doosan Tower. Another major shopping mall which is also a tourist attraction is the futuristically designed Dongdaemun Design Plaza.

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If you have a thing for adventure, head to Lotte World, which happens to be world’s largest the park and the two sections of the park are connected by a monorail and you’ll have some ice-skating options as well.

If you’re gutsy enough, visit the Demilitarized Zone or DMZ which happens to be the most fortified border in the world and is regarded as one of the most scariest place on this planet.

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Soak yourself in Korean culture by sipping various Korean traditional drinks like the Makgeolli. Chin Chin is one of the most prolific bars in Seoul and to be visited at least once during your Seoul trip.

You can also experience the authentic Korean cuisine served at almost every restaurant in Seoul. If you heart theatre, then witness this theatrical wonder which is NANTA.

Also visit Seoul Museum of Chicken Art or the Gahoe Museum to get closer to the Korean arts and culture. Attend the Pentaport Rock festival or the Jisan Valley Rock festival or a 4D movie screening at CGV cinemas in Yongsan.

9 REASONS YOU WON’T TRAVEL WITH YOUR KIDS

Yes, as you begin your travel plans, this question does pop in your mind, what about the kids! So here we are today, discussing this topic. Well, if you are heading towards a holiday this will prove helpful to you. To make your vacation plan a successful one, make sure you take care of your kids’ travel schedules and expenses too. So here are some valid reasons as on why you would not want to travel with your children.

1. You cannot do what you wish to do – So your online travel planner has an entire travel itinerary ready for you. Destination, adventures, cuisine and much more. Be it the terrific mountain climbing or hiking in the mountains, you’re all set for it but sometimes one of you, as a parent will have to take a back seat as your kids are too young to be taken along
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2. It is too expensive – Yes, you just end up spending a huge amount on theme parks, ticketing, baby toys, and most of their after school vacations. Moreover, if you cannot take them to certain places, you need to leave them with the caretakers who again charge too much. To check on other options to travel with kids, you can browse through travel planner websites that’ll give you some options.

3. They are too young – Get away from this myth, babies are the best to travel along as they are easy to handle and feed with just a diaper to take care of. Most people hesitate to travel with kids, but mind you this is their only age to learn the public etiquettes and travel essentials. A good tour planner will help in hassle free travels.
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4. You think they’ll drive you crazy – Again, well they are kids and they are obviously going to be their energetic best, as they are otherwise too, so how does it stop them from accompanying you to journeys. That’s when your parenting skills come handy. Teach them public behavior, table etiquettes and much more. Grab this opportunity to groom them. Let them carry their baggage themselves if they are old enough. An itinerary planner app has all the information on traveling with kids with some exciting tips and hacks.

5. They are in school – Well, who cares if they bunk some days? We are not talking about missing the exams and all but once a while is good. Moreover, travel too, teaches a lot of practical realities of the world and life that helps them grow as a person. Make sure you plan your trip during their vacations. Everything’s fine then!
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6. They won’t remember anyway – Yes, definitely they won’t be aware of the lovely cuddles and snuggles you gave them when they were born, but does that mean you don’t do it all? Let them be of any age, travel or any other adventure is going to make a positive impact on their perception and behavior. There are many free trip planner apps that will help you with tips on managing kids on travel.
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7. Too much luggage – Well, this too can be sorted out. Teach your kids to be independent, let them take care of their belongings and pack bags according to their requirement. The learning begins from here and builds them for their brighter tomorrow. Sit with them to make an iternary template so that they know how long the holiday is and what all they need to take along.

8. Their health will be affected – Traveling across only keeps them fit and prepares their body for all kinds of climatic conditions and cuisines. What’s more? Uneven weather conditions also helps build their immune system for good. So let the grill begin, let them taste life to the fullest!

9. They won’t sustain long flight hours – Of course they won’t have all that patience to make through the long haul flights but it’s your job to keep them occupied and entertained. Make them read books, solve puzzles, write their school poems or strike conversations with people around. This will groom their mind and improve their interpersonal skills too. This way you can also work towards their concentration and learning abilities.

Visit These Destinations Now If You Missed Them in the Holiday Season

We often postpone our visits to awesome places just thinking about the seasonal tourist crowd and never ending rush of travelers. But very few of them understand the thrill and excitement behind traveling off-season; which is why we have listed down some of the destinations that are better to be visited during non-seasonal days. So, don’t you fret if you have missed out on traveling to your favorite locations in the holiday season, it’s always a good idea to travel on ‘other’ days.

You may plan your trip with the help of trip planner .

Check out the destinations in India as well as abroad. We’ve also shared some smart travel tips to help you have a fabulous journey >>

1. Malshej –

Picture One of the top most advantages of traveling off-season is, slashed rates, less tourist crowd and ample of stay options and flight ticket availability. These are the main things which need to be taken care of while planning a holiday. Malshej is a beautiful tourist spot filled with a lush green landscape and breathtaking scenery. Malshej ghat situated in the Sahyadri mountain ranges is a traveler’s delight during winters. Most of the times, people prefer visiting this place during monsoon weekends. It’s also a quick getaway spot for Mumbai-Pune locals.

2. Vietnam –

Picture Already a rare holiday destination of Southeast Asia, Vietnam offers an enchanting experience. It’s a super affordable backpacker friendly spot with less tourist crowd most of the times of the year. However, some of the areas are famous amongst the travelers, hence tourists often flock in Hanoi, to visit the top attractions like the Hanoi Opera House, Vietnamese churches and world renowned National Museum of Vietnamese History. The best and cheapest stay point can be Sofitel Legend Metropole in Hanoi. Try out a travel hack here, book your tickets a good 4 months in advance and save like never before. The costs are already lowest.

3. Goa –

Picture Well, it’s an every beach lovers’ destination but due to the heavy tourist crowd almost all the time of the year, leaves us disappointed. This is why we suggest, June is best month to visit Goa. The hot sunny beaches and part places are buzzing mostly during winters. This is when the SunBurn festival also takes place along with Christmas and NYE celebrations. Post this; Goa is a cute little silent small town. You may enjoy home stays then, when you travel off-season. Shop endlessly and relax on the open, less-crowded beaches!

4. Florida –

Picture Tourists often gather during summers in this Sunshine beach State. Even when many other holiday destination cities like Orlando are usually crowded, Florida is still a solo traveler’s delight during summers. You can freely go and have your merry time on the beach, sun bathing on the hot sands without jostling for towel space on the sands.  Book a stay at the Seagate Hotel & Spa. Their special offer room packages for Weekday Summers start at just $200 each night. It includes a special welcome amenity, 2 comp fitness classes and a $50 resort credit.

Now that you know where to spend your off-season holidays, make sure you plan your itineraries like a pro and have a fantastic vacation. Share your travel stories with others and help in creating great experiences. Hire a trip planner if you’re about to visit any of these destinations for the first time. It’s better to be well prepared! Also, don’t forget to check the hotel and flight rates online. Most of the e-travel portals offer attractive deals and discounts on early bookings, make sure you save huge on your travels!

10 Things to do in Genting Highlands Malaysia

You can’t have enough of Genting Highlands. This City of Entertainment, perched on the top of the mountain is one of the major tourist attractions in Malaysia that pulls a lot of crowd every year. One big attraction in Genting is the cool weather. Because of the 2,000m altitude, Malaysians like to visit just to enjoy the ‘European’ weather that envelops this place. This official capital of gambling has a number of things to do in Genting that will keep you busy throughout. With a number of Genting tourist attractions it might become difficult for you to shortlist your itinerary so you can take help from travel planner. Let us tell you how you can prioritise:

1. The Visitors’ Galleria

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A place where you will discover how this fully integrated family holiday resort became a reality because of one man’s dream and determination. Take a walk down memory lane and get to know the history of Genting highlands Resort and the Founder’s Vision.

2. Outdoor Theme Park

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Genting Outdoor Theme Park is one of Malaysia’s premiere centres for wholesome family entertainment. Once you’re in Genting Highlands, be prepared to experience exciting, thrilling and sky-high rides in their theme park. Some of the attractions are Space Shot, Corkscrew, Pirate Ship, Astro Fighter, Cyclone, Flying Coaster, Dinosaur Land, Flying Dragon, Turbo Drop, Gun Simulator, Rolling Thunder Mine Train, Grand Prix Fan Kart, Matahari and many more.

3. Casinos in Genting

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One of the most coveted things to do in Genting Highlands! There are several big casinos around Genting and only those above 21 years of age can enter. Patrons wearing sunglasses, hats, slippers, short pants, sandals and sports attire are not permitted into Casino de Genting. Cameras and backpacks are also not allowed inside; they have a locker rental at the entrance of the casinos.

4. Indoor Theme Park

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This Indoor Theme Park is for the young ones. It is part of the Genting Theme Park Complex and is located inside the older part of First World Plaza. To be able to ride the attractions here, you must have an all day pass ticket that you can purchase at the ticket counter of the outdoor theme park. Inside this indoor theme park, you can find six themed areas from around the world. Each of this area features unique rides with theme from Champs Elysee (France), Venice (Italy), Times Square & Universal Walk (America) and Genting Walk (Malaysia). The indoor theme park is a fantasy land full of fun and adventure with numerous exciting video arcade games.

5. Snow World

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Resort World Genting brings winter to your doorstep. Snow World is one of the largest snow attractions in Malaysia. Come and experience the most magical season of all at Snow World and bring home the fondest memories of winter!

6. Sky Venture

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Genting Sky Venture is a state of the art sky diving wind tunnel that gives ordinary people the chance to feel the thrill and sensation of jumping out of an airplane and freefalling through the sky just like a skydiver. You will experience the ultimate skydiving simulator fly in winds up to 193 km/hr in the one and only wind tunnel in Asia.

7. Genting Skyway Scale

Scale greater heights when you ride on the Genting Skyway! Linking from its Main Station at Gohtong Jaya to Highlands Hotel, the Genting Skyway offers a very convenient, high-tech super smooth and safe ride up to the resort city.

8. Shopping on Highlands

The First World Plaza has got to be the coolest, if not highest shopping destination in Malaysia. There are more than 60 Retail and 70 F&B outlets plus attractions for all ages. You don’t have to wait to plan a personal or family vacation.

9. Chin Swee Caves Temple

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Explore this grand religious site located on a sharp, rocky slope near the peak of Resorts World Genting. Remember to visit the iconic nine-storey pagoda lit by lamps, the Sky Terrace and the 15-meter high Buddha in the temple.

10. Delicious food at such a height

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Entice your taste buds with glorious seafood and other culinary delights at 3,000 feet above sea level. Be amazed at the yummy fare on offer such as the exquisite Steamed Wild Patin with Homemade Sauce and Durian Tarts at Yik Kee Restaurant. Walk off your repast by taking in the sights about town.

How to Book the Cheapest Summer Holiday Flights

Travel season often creates havoc among the tourists specifically when the struggle is to get the best deals and discounts. Every online travel portal and discount couponing sites are flooded with offers and relevant flight, hotel booking coupons. But the dilemma is how you would pick up the best among these.

If you want to be smart and skilled traveler, you need to get your hands on these simple tricks and cheap flight booking hacks

1. Go for Budget Airlines-

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They generally open their doors for the super cheap air tickets and summer holiday deals for travelers. Check out each and every budget airline that you know and start comparing prices. You can even compare air fares online for various budget airlines and then pick up the best deal. How easy is that?

2. Set a Time Period –

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Summer means those specific 4-5 months that you know you are going to be traveling.  So, rather than guessing, make a final date of arrival and departure. Book your tickets a good 3 months well in advance. They normally tend to give you added discounts and best rates if pre-booked. You get done with your hotel and flight bookings in the most affordable way and what’s more? You even avoid those last minute panic attacks.

3. Grab Discounts –

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As mentioned previously, there is a plethora of couponing sites and e-travel portals that give you amazing summer holiday deals and offers on flight and hotel bookings. Make use of them. Run a detailed search for best hotel prices, flight fares, seasonal deals, bonanza discount offers etc. A smart traveler not just excels at traveling but also at saving huge monies on road.

4. Travel Credit Cards –

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These cards help you travel with ease spend and save both at the same time and also provide reward points for the certain miles you cover. The best part is, the brownie points and the rewards that you earn on each trip can be saved and used for a luxurious expensive trip.  However, please look into the terms and conditions of the bank you get the cards from. They might differ. But either ways a travel credit card helps you save money on flight and hotel bookings.

5. Fly Economy –

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It not required to book elite class every time you travel. At times for holidays you can try flying economy and thus save those extra bucks for your trip. Also, some budget airlines provide on flight added services during holiday and vacation times. Don’t miss out on this fun.

6. Use your Earlier Bonus Points –

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If you have gathered or have absolutely ignored the brownie points you earned on your online purchases and travel, sit and calculate how much profit they might fetch you. Redeem all the coupons you have, use them for booking your hotel and flights. It will be silly to just leave them unused and spend a bomb over e-booking. Online portals usually keep having seasonal sales and special holiday packages during summer. Make sure you pick up best deals on your favorite airline and save huge!

So if you’re planning a vacation anytime soon this summer, try out these hacks and tricks to make the most of your itinerary. Also, don’t forget to keep checking the deals and discounts online. A well planned journey leads to great memories and you discover a new you every time you travel.  Be careful when you book your holiday through trip planners, cross check the rates with other companies as well and only then buy the package. Happy journey!

Pack Your Bags To Get Set For Los Angeles Day Trip During Summer

Los Angeles is the greatest populated city in the United States of California. Los Angeles is famed for holding out summer Olympics twice. It is a technically and economically developing country paving way for many more countries. It marks to be an entertaining capital with 300 museums with the best weather. The best time to visit Los Angeles is during the summer which runs between June to September. There is more to enjoy with hiking and biking trails, water play, and golf courses which are never to be missed out.

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Los Angeles day trips are numerous for people to explore. Tourists require spending a full day at Irvine’s great park. This park comprises of the great art gallery, the biggest north lawn, gorgeous community gardens, field for soccer lovers, and a grand visitors centre. The next day trip can be planned for a perfect day out at Glendale, where wine bars, bike rides can be enjoyed by Exploring more adventures and enjoyment of dinner with Jazz. Glendale’s walk of fame is marked for the forest lawn cemetery which portrays the resting place for famous celebrities like Michael Jackson, Sammy Davis Jr and many more

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Things to do in Los Angeles are numerous owing to the time you offer to spend. Venice Beach which also refers to the ‘Kooky Mecca of California’ is a spot for all tourists. It’s a favourite place for writers, body builders, and skateboarders who enjoy their choice of responsibility. It’s a great place for all to hang out when set out for Los Angeles. Hollywood sights are another best place for film lovers where you can walk to watch 2,400 figures of the entertainment world recorded with pink terrazzo and gold lettering.

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Los Angeles sightseeing has numerous places to enjoy and explore. Los Angeles county museum of art is a place which portrays a collection of history and geography, Griffith park which is famed as one of the largest park in urban, California science centre, which presents science exhibits with several galleries. Westwood memorial park is a minor cemetery with graves of the Hollywood stars. El capital theatre is a historic milestone with striking architecture.

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Los Angeles tourist attractions includes the Malibu attractions which is famous and for ocean side hotels, restaurant’s, beaches, sea side entertainments, bars and many more. Number of amusement parks is famed in Los Angeles where a number of visitors step in for two popular theme parks. Disney land an important and must see park for all visitors, Universal studios is the second most popular park.

Los Angeles is a world class destination for shopping as well; it’s a place to be visited at least once in life time. When planned for trip to Los Angeles sightseeing at apt time, and to have a hassle free travel with knowledge about hotels, accommodations, shopping, travel, sightseeing and many more Los Angeles travel guide Triphobo.com can help you out.

7 Preparations You Need To Make Before Your Miami Vacation

Exotic holiday locations! Nothing can be more exciting than heading towards your favorite beach holiday and that too if it’s Miami, icing on the cake. While there are ample of things to do in Miami, we tell you the top most preparations that are a must if you’re heading to Miami for a good long vacation!

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1. Plan a Summer Vacation – Beach holidays are well spent and enjoyed during summers. Get soaked into the morning sun, relax at the beach, enjoy the water sports and show some skin while you stun in that sexy bikini!

2. Organize Carefully – Book your hotel stay near by the locations you wish to visit, traveling too far for sightseeing and then returning miles back to the hotel is not a good idea. At the same time keep your documents and important tour papers in place.

3. Be a Smart Traveler- If you wish to save monies on the go, we suggest stepping in to any of the hotels at Kendall, they’re known to be the best in terms of service and rates. Also, talk to your trip planner and check if he has any beneficial deals and discounts on hotels near Miami.

4. Ensure Safety – Investigate the safety and security of the area you’ll be staying. Some parts of the town are known to be unsafe for tourist visits. Make sure you check the State Department’s website for travel warnings and important alerts.

5. Set Priorities – Before embarking on any vacation, put a habit of setting priorities. What do you exactly want to see or do on your trip? Is there anything you can skip or let go? Your priority might be visiting the Metrozoo or maybe exploring the Florida Everglades, so stick to the plan.

6. Try Alternate Means of Transport- When you are in a new country or city, travel like a local. You’re likely to explore great places and save huge on your transport as well. Download the apps which give you details about bus and train schedules. Avoid spending money on private cabs.

7. Set A Budget – You just can’t go spending carelessly wherever you stumble upon. Sit down and calculate your finances, check your bank balance, currency rates. Analyze how much you will possibly afford spending each day. Curb that urge to spend. Proceed thoughtfully and save huge.

The city is well known for its luxurious beach side resorts and South Florida locations. Most tourists gather here during fall season to enjoy the blissful weather. If you are fond of water adventures do try out river rafting and scuba diving under expert supervision. These happening destinations and activities have been the favorites with most of the new visitors. They’ve been ranked as the best Miami tourist attraction spots.

Exotic holidays can be ‘once in a lifetime affair’ which is why we help you make the most of it. Also don’t forget to shop for those unique souvenirs and gifts for your loved ones. Almost every place has its own special market area where you could find some super cool things to pick up. Try the local dishes and go beyond the obvious. A well-planned holiday trip will only give you a sense of satisfaction without exhausting you the end f the journey.

With a proper travel itinerary in place, you leave very little room for last minute havoc. So, follow these simple pre-vacation tips and have a happy journey. We are coming up with more such useful and handy tips to make your exotic vacations a total win-win!