Interesting Facts Mumbai India

Mumbai-India

Mumbai India     1. Mumbai India stands as the 7th most populated city in the world and the most populated city in India with an estimated population of 23 million people and growing. 2. Mumbai India was originally a cluster of seven islands — Colaba, Bombay Island, Parel, Mahim, Worli, Little Colaba and Mazagoan. The islands were inhabited by the Kolis, a tribe of fisherman. The seven islands were joined together through land reclamation… Read More »

India – Places to Visit

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  Jaipur India   Nicknamed “The Pink City” because of the stucco of the buildings. Spend your days exploring City Palace, Hawa Mahal, Amber and Jaigarh forts. You will find unique souvenirs by heading to the bazaars.     Mumbai (Bombay)   With a million people, quiet moments can be found in Mumbai. Enjoy Chowpatty Beach and the markets are known for bargain spices or souvenirs. Take a guided tour of Dharavi – made famous… Read More »

Travel Packing Tips

Carry On Luggage

Travel Packing Tips     It doesn’t matter where you are traveling to, your on-board packing list should be the same Keep it light and only pack the essentials Travel Documents – the most important • Passport • Boarding pass • Flight itinerary • Copies of transfers on arrival • Copies of accommodation on arrival • Have the address of where you will be staying on hand for immigration forms and your airport transfer. Be… Read More »

Bali – What You Need to Know

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In Bali you can expect a tropical, warm and humid climate all year around with two main distinctive seasons: Dry Season and Rainy Season. Bali’s central mountains are much cooler. There you will find much more rainfall than in the coastal areas.     Best Time to Visit Bali The best time to visit Bali depends mainly on the weather and on high and low seasons. This will affect the overall price for accommodation. High… Read More »

Three Family Friendly Caribbean Destinations for School Holidays

Caribbean-Living

The school holidays are only weeks away. This year, like so many others, many families will be at the airport getting ready to board a plane to escape the cold weather. They are heading to destinations where the sun will warm (defrost) their body and they can enjoy water sports on the beaches. Simply put, they are getting ready for summer. There are many wonderful destinations where you can do this. In this article we… Read More »

IHG signs InterContinental Bordeaux – Le Grand Hotel France

IHG Intercontinental Hotels Group

InterContinental Hotels Group has signed InterContinental Bordeaux – Le Grand Hotel, France. Opening later this year, the hotel will be IHG’s sixth InterContinental Hotels & Resorts property in France, cementing its position as the largest luxury hotel brand in Europe. The historic 130-room property will be converted from the current Grand Hôtel de Bordeaux & Spa over the coming months. The Gordon Ramsay Group will oversee the hotel’s food and beverage offering. The hotel meets… Read More »

5 Things Not to Do in Las Vegas

5 Things Not to Do in Las Vegas

Question – Have you ever been on a holiday and couldn’t wait to get home? This happens a lot in Las Vegas. Far more than it should. If you follow these 5 simple rules your holiday in Las Vegas should be perfect : 1) Don’t Pick the Wrong Hotel People select the wrong hotel when they travel to Las Vegas. When choosing your hotel consider what you will be doing when you get there. Are… Read More »