Have A Great Enjoyment With Jakarta Tourism!

Jakarta is one of the beautiful places in the world. Millions of visitors come every year to enjoy their vacations. People from all over the world like to visit this beautiful place. Jakarta is the largest city and the capital city of Indonesia. The best time to visit the attraction of Jakarta is May to September. Weather in Jakarta is dry during these months. The place is not far from the equator so the summer season is very hot. The city has well transportation facility so the visitors enjoy the place with any transportation. The people of this place are very nice and well mannered with everyone and they also respect women. Thus, a single woman can also travel in this city freely. They always ready to help the woman. Jakarta tourism has many places to visit you may explore through online itinerary planner.

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The Beautiful Places to Visit-
The Jakarta travel guide includes many famous places along with National museum which  is a beautiful visiting place. The largest square of the world is Lapangan Merdeka. These are located in the Jakarta Post or Central Jakarta district. Along with that President’s Palace and National Museum of Indonesia are also famous.

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Jakarta Tourist Information helps to visit every place in Jakarta. There are many exclusive malls are present to enhance the lifestyle of the people of Jakarta. It includes the Grand Indonesia and Senayan Plaza and also a Senayan city in the famous Asia Africa Street. It also includes Istiqal Mosque and the Jalan Jaksa which is the only Gothic Catholic Church. Gelanggang Olahraga Bung Karno is a sporting stadium which is known as the largest sports stadium in the world. Jakarta Tourist Information also provides the brief knowledge of the place which includes Goldok Area in the district of West Jakarta and well known as China Town of Jakarta. Mangga Besar is famous for the entertainment of red light and nightlife distinct quarter. Along with that the Mall Taman Anggrek is known as the largest shopping mall in Indonesia.

The beautiful Jakarta has Taman Mini Indonesia Indah along with Utan Kayu Art Community and Cibubur Camping ground. Along with that visitors also a enjoy the Fatahillah Museum along with The Ancol Bay Front City. Thousand Islands will attract the visitors to enjoy its location.

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Along with visiting, visitors enjoy the Dufan Theme Park and the Sea World. They also enjoy the art market and Eco parks. People enjoy the beach in the Thousand Island and they also enjoy the resorts of this area. There are many places for enjoying the shopping like various malls and markets like Pasar Pagi Mangga Dua and WTC in Mangga Dua. The Indomart is a famous convenience store where visitors avoid the expensive malls. Visitors also enjoy the Antique shop in Jalon Surabayan where many handicrafts items are sold. Many local items are also purchased by the visitors. There are many restaurants where visitors enjoy the food of Jakarta.

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There are some festivals held in Jakarta like Art and Crafts festivals that is celebrated in the hot month of April and runs for more than a week. The Jakarta festival is also celebrated every year on 22nd June and people celebrate it for more than a month.

Travel website always ready to help the people who want to visit Jakarta and also helps for Transportation, accommodations and visiting the sightseeing of Jakarta.

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The Hidden New Zealand Gem You Have To Visit

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The Catlins region of New Zealand is one of New Zealand’s best kept secrets. It is one of the most beautiful and best places to visit in this amazing country. It has such variety, including stunning waterfalls, amazing wildlife and beautiful beaches. It is also ‘off-the-beaten-track’ and so much quieter than other parts of New Zealand (and given how quiet New Zealand is in general that is really saying something!).

Source: http://www.huffingtonpost.in/entry/why-you-have-to-visit-thi_b_12487090

How to Plan a Trip that Works Best

Well, we all dream of traveling the world or at least a few gems of destinations, so how do you do it? Planning a long holiday can be a tedious and daunting task but if you plan your trip with the properly planned travel itinerary, you can hardly face any hurdles. So, let’s find out the best ways to plan your journeys.

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1. Decide a Destination – Having a vague idea about your travel destination can make you half done for the task. Do a good research about the place you’re going to, check affordable stay options and online deals. Hire a professional and experienced tour planner to help you through the preparations.

2. Plan a Trip Duration- It’s important to know the length of your trip as that would help you plan your finances in a more practical way. Start saving money well in advance and check through travel deals. For more exciting holiday packages you may also check through some online travel planner websites they constantly keep updating fresh offers every season.

3. Decide a Mode of Transport – Be it the road ways, airways or waterways you need to decide upon the mode of transport and plan your savings accordingly. In most cases, to save money mainly tourists opt for waterways, as it is cheaper, faster and super exciting. As a traveler, you should be constantly experimenting with your travels and the road to your journey should be even more exciting every time you make vacation plans.

4. Start Saving Now – It’s never too late, rather better late than never. Start saving early for your trip, as this will help you gauge your expenses in relation to the amount in your bank account. Make a list of things you’d carry on your journey, create an itinerary template and stick to it. Keep some extra cash handy, or try to spend less than your margin, this will help you be financially safe in a new country. It’s better to have some cash at the time of emergencies, if they arise.

5. Enjoy your Trip –

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Let go off all the worries and you’d be the happiest person, plan a road trip or just a sightseeing journey across the streets and go exploring the gems. There’s nothing like a fulfilling holiday and a carefree journey. Learn new languages, meet new people, art culture and foods are also one of the most interesting stuff to look forward to, in a journey.

6. Keep Travel Apps Handy- Whenever you visit a new place, it is possible that you might get somewhere unknown and will need help to relocate yourself, some smart travel apps other than Google maps, will come to your rescue here. Other general itinerary planner apps to guide you through the location. Browse internet, read articles to find out which ones are the best.

7. Check Last Minute Deals – Travel planners will often keep updating you with the best and hot deals of the seasons, so don’t forget to check them at the very last moment too. Holiday and tour packages come with a plethora of added benefits and complementary goodies. As a smart traveler, you should be able to avail all these benefits and arm yourself with tricks on how to plan trips that work the best.

8. Do your Bookings – Last but not the least, your stay and flight bookings need to be done well in advance to avoid last minute hassles. Be an efficient traveler and plan a trip according to your needs and desires. Remember, pre-planning is the key to a successful holiday and you can never goof up anywhere if you have a fool proof plan ready before you take off.

We hope these tips will help you have a most unforgettable journey of your life and the most smartly planned too. To save money on your bookings, you may check through a couple of couponing sites which offer attractive discounts on international and domestic holiday packages, flight and hotel bookings, transportation, etc. It is always a good idea to travel at least once a year, if you are a solo traveler opt for non seasonal days as the places are less crowded then.

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Here’s why Traveling Should Be Your Top Priority This 2016

No matter how many years pass by, the resolution list we make every year always has ‘travel’ as one of the ‘must to do’ thing. Though we relentlessly plan our holidays and try to manage the finances, somehow the plans remain only on the papers. For people seeking a break from their daily routine, traveling is the best stress buster but for a passionate traveler, it is a driving force, a sole reason to breathe. So how about catching hold of your trip planner and making your vacation bucket list like a pro traveler?

Well, we give you all possible reasons as on why you must travel this 2016!

1. To Explore Festivals Worldwide –

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It’s certain that you might have decided to visit a particular place, a trillion times in your mind in the last gone year. Some of your mates must have traveled or you might have read some really fascinating things about that country/ city.  Like for instance the super exciting seasonal festivals that take place every year, attract most of the tourists. Events like La Tomatina festival in Spain , Dubai Shopping Festival and various international film festivals make up for a good reason to travel rigorously.

2. To Tick off places from your Travel Bucket List –

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There are goals and then, there are travel goals. Some people dream to travel all over the world at a very tender age and by the time they hit their 30s there’s hardly anything that they’ve explored. Don’t let this happen to you. Go for it and make a move, things will fall in place automatically. If you ever dreamt of spending a week at a peaceful beach or really had the urge to try paragliding or scuba diving, go, try some travel hacks, get adventurous and just do it! The best way to give a good start to your year is by indulging in the activities you love the most.

3. To meet new people/culture –

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Learning never stops and you can never get enough of traveling. The world is huge and endless. On every trip, you unknowingly learn a lot of things. For example, food culture, the lifestyle of people from various places, languages, fashion trends, economical status of a particular city and most importantly, the geography of that place. What’s more? You can then even share your expert travel tips with your buddies and colleagues. There’s nothing like exploring the unseen and marveling at the beauty of it. Did you read about the mysterious Bermuda triangles the other day? go, try to discover what it is. Have you been day dreaming about the beautiful Maldives? Go plan a quick trip there. ‘Now’ is the only right time to do it!

4. For Upcoming Summer Vacations –

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Now that the chilling winters have gone by its that time of the year when we’re all excited to hit the beaches and have a good sun bath. There’s going to be a tremendous tourist crowd as summers is the best holiday season. So gear up and start planning your summer vacations right away and make sure to choose the best possible locations.

Most of the people are under impression that traveling incurs a lot of expenses but it is not always. For instance, if you book your hotel and flight tickets well in advance, you can save huge. Also while you book your tickets, make sure you check the couponing sites for best deals and discounts. Most of the e-travel portals have attractive discounts throughout the year.

So, take out that map and plan your journey, now!

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7 Best Hill Stations in India

There is a certain charm about snowy hills and cool breeze that make your cheeks red and eyes glow hold. It’s a beautiful feeling to wake up in the morning to the sight of snow-capped mountains, hot coffee and white ground. Here’s a list of 7 best hill stations in India, that you just cannot miss.

1. Kausani: Hidden Hill Station in Uttarakhand

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Best time to visit Kausani: Between March and May
How to reach: Nearest Train station is Kathgodam from where you can take a taxi for Kausani (64 kms).

2. Darjeeling : The Prettiest Hill Station in India

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Best time to visit Darjeeling: This place is at its pleasant best, cool and dry in the summers, between the months of April to June.
How to reach:
Bagdogra Airport is the nearest airport to Darjeeling. Flights run directly from Delhi, Guwahati and Kolkata to Darjeeling.

3. Dehradun:

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Best time to visit Dehradun: The place looks and feels best between July to September.
How to reach: 
The capital city of Dehradun has its very own airport. It’s called the Jolly Grant Airport. It’s connected to quite a few major cities of the country.

4. Ponmudi, Kerala: Mornings, Tea Gardens:

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Best time to visit: Between October and April
How to reach
: Trains from Kochi to Ponmudi (176 kms).

5. Ooty: Most Popular Hill Station in India

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Best time to visit Ooty:Ooty is celebrated all through the year but the best time to visit is between the months of April to June and September to November.
How to reach:
Coimbatore has the nearest airport to Ooty, which is well connected to the other major Indian cities too. A flight from Bangalore Airport is also preferable as it is highly accessible too.

6. Gangtok: Famous Hill Station in India from Eastern Himalayan Range

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Best time to visit Gangtok: The most suitable time to visit Gangtok is between October to June. It’s a pleasant time when the sun doesn’t hurt much, the weather is cool and the place feels soothing. Winters, thus, are the best time to visit Gangtok.
How to reach:
The nearest airport to Gangtok is in Bagdogra, West Bengal. A two hour road journey from there, drops you to Gangtok.

7. Nainital: Most famous Hill Station in Indians and International Visitors

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Best time to visit Nainital: This gold of a place is full with tourists throughout the year. The best time to visit is between the months of March to June.
How to reach:
Nainital lags behind when it comes to air connectivity. The nearest airport is at a distance of 65 km at Pantnagar. Most of the air traffic include private flights, few commercial flights are operational here.

Source: http://www.triphobo.com/blog/best-hill-stations-in-india-part-1

Things to do in London During Summer 2016

Bundled up with unique experiences, London is always ready to welcome visitors in a new way with an open arm, especially in the month of summer. Usually the city is drenched with an un alarmed downpour for most part of the year; the summer, on the other hand brings a pleasant change. The sunlight brightens up the face of the city and brings a ‘sepia-tinted’ glow on its iced landscapes. As the temperature rises up, the city has many activities and things to do in summer for individuals belonging to every age group. Starting from games and summer safari to open air events and dining places, London has everything on its palate. Check out some ideas to make your summer vacation through trip planner.

#1 How about Summer Sports –

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How about warming up your body with some games? Sounds interesting, right? Lots of smaller parks like Greenwich Park have courts where you can enjoy a game of tennis. Else head on to a horse riding course in Richmond Park or Hyde Park! Don’t worry if you are a novice, there are different management levels to help you out.

Swimming is another option to consider. In this pleasant summer, take a dip into the cool waters of Hampstead Heath ponds and swim as long as you wish.

#2 Visit Buckingham Palace –

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Visit London in summer and it lets you take a glimpse into the lifestyle of the royal family living inside the Buckingham Palace. The palace serves as both residence and office of Her Majesty the Queen Elizabeth II. Take a tour into the 19 rooms of the royal palace that display royal collections of paintings by Rembrandt, Rubens and Canaletto.

If you are lucky, you might see the Changing the Guard or Guard Mounting ceremony.

#3 Go for Lazy Brunches –

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Nothing goes better with London summer than a perfect lazy brunch. Explore different flavors and it will also save time in deciding upon separate eateries for breakfast and lunch. Lots of rooftop bars like Rooftop Romance and a beer garden like The Albion in N1 are all set to fill up your appetite. If budget is your concern, there are Farmer’s markets, sprouting all over the city in summer. Pick freshly baked buns or breads, English cheese and colorful fruits and your picnic basket is ready. Nothing can be as mesmerizing as enjoying picnic in any of the small parks of London like Hyde Park or Greenwich Park. Make sure you apply sunscreen and carry a picnic blanket to spread over the lush green grass to sit upon.

Else, attend the Taste of London festival, held in Regent’s Park in summer. The festival takes place for five days in summer and turns the entire park into a ‘foodie wonderland’.  Nearly 40 best restaurants around London come up and showcase some of their exclusive cuisines. This year, they are planning to bring flavors from all around the world. This festival is said to be one of the important things to do in London for foodies. So, what you are waiting for?

#4 Enjoy Outdoor Performances –   

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In summer, especially in June, London has a huge list of outdoor events and things to do.  As the sun sets down and turns the sky into a golden color, the whole city gets decked up for outdoor entertainment like an open air theatre, street performance and open air film shows. Regent’s Park open air theatre, Covent Garden and Rooftop film club are places to look forward to for the events.

Else try something different like Hot Tub Cinema. Just put on your bikini and get into the hot tub. You can either go solo or with friends. The waiters will be there to serve you.

#5 Enjoy the Nightlife –
A trip to London is absolutely incomplete unless you get the flavor of their night life. With lots of pubs and clubs spread all over the city, you have different kind of options to enjoy the night life of London. And if it is summer, you cannot miss out events like the live jazz performance of Pavilion Café in Greenwich Park and Summer Series at Somerset House.

Apart from this, the Hyde Park has become a common platform for many stars from all around the globe to perform in front of nearly thousand people in the event named British Summer Time Hyde Park. It is a one-day music festival. According to the ‘hush hush’ news going around, stars like Taylor Swift, Beck and Paul Weller might perform this year. So, grab the tickets before it’s too late.

#6 London Street Shopping –

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Leaving London without shopping is a serious crime (not legally of course!). Being the second heaven in the world of fashion, London has some of the best streets for shopping. Right from clothing to antiques, foods and drinks, the city has every option open for you. So, when you are jotting down your list of ‘things to do’ in London in this summer, add the names of the streets like Borough Market, Portbello Road Market, Camden Market, Carnaby Street, Covent Garden.

So, what you are waiting for? In this summer, visit this beautiful city that goes beyond any convention!

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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.