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Interesting Things to do in Colorado

North America, Travel Blog - Ross French - December 16, 2017

Colorado is one of the most beautiful states in the United States of America. Named after the River Colorado, this states is packed with the Rocky Mountains. Just like the River Colorado carries some Ruddy silt from the mountains, the state also delivers a feeling of Refreshing Happiness to her visitors. Noted for its diverse geography, the city is one of the most popular hiking destinations in the country. Packed with tourist destinations all year round, this state has never disappointed its tourist. If you find the hotels to be too expensive, you can always go for the cheap but high-quality Colorado Rentals.

Fasten your seatbelts and we will take you on a brief ride to the highest altitude state in the USA.

• Museums

Colorado is one of the states in the country housing various types of Museums. If you ever plan to go on a family trip along with your kids never ever miss a Single Museum. The state has been recently funding a lot of Museums which are dedicated to kids. The state houses a wide range of museums including Science Museums, State-of-the-Art Museums and History Museums. Engineers should never miss the Forney Transportation Museum which has a collection of almost everything with wheels. The National Mining Museum is another must visit spot for engineers at Leadville, the richest mining town in America. The Denver Art Museum and the Aspen Art Museum top the list of most visited art museums in the country.

• Hiking

Hiking is the most adventurous activity which could pump your adrenaline. Hiking is the activity which has been known to mould a person’s character within a short span of time. If you ever had an overstressed month and if you are looking for some time to stretch your legs, hiking is your medicine. Colorado has got a lot of picturesque hikes worth visiting. Stacked with Alpine lakes, waterfalls and wildflowers the four pass loop is one of the most beautiful sites to visit in Colorado. The aesthetically appealing La Plata will definitely give you the unforgettable hiking experience with the view from the peak and its refreshing Twin lakes.

• Nightlife

If you are going to Colorado on a business trip or on a bike trip with your adult friends, then you should not miss the state’s crazy nightlife. If you have been churning out quite a lot of cash recently, you could brag about it here. Packed with a lot of nightclubs and bars, this might turn out to be the place where you would meet the person with whom you would be sharing your apartment bed and couch.

If you are a music lover you should pay a visit to the Black box which has got two rooms with bass couch sound. The La Rumba is one of the popular adult Latin Dance Clubs where you could test your dancing skills in Salsa, Bachata. If you are planning for a Collegemates reunion you should try the Beta Nightclub.

Colorado is one of the awesome states in the country where you will get a once in a lifetime chance to rediscover yourself.

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TOP THREE JACKSON HOLE WYOMING HOTELS

Destinations, Travel Guides, Travel Tips - Subhajit Pramanik - December 9, 2017

Jackson Hole, the picturesque valley located in the northwestern region of the U.S. state of Wyoming, is a perfect holiday destination for people looking for an adventurous, outdoorsy getaway. The sublime beauty of this valley has been drawing travelers, skiers, mountaineers since ages. Being in close proximity to the Rocky Mountains and the vast valley, the landscape of Jackson Hole Wyoming is varied and breathtaking. From hiking trails, multiple ski areas, to national parks and many more, this beautiful place has a ton of things to offer to its visitors. That is why thousands of people every year visit this place to spend their vacation. And if you are planning a vacation to this charming place, here are the top three Jackson Hole Wyoming hotels where you can stay during your trip full of adventure.

 

1: The Wort Hotel

 

Located right at the center, The Wort Hotel is one of the best Jackson Hole Wyoming hotels in which you can stay during your adventurous getaway. Due to the prime location of this hotel, most of the tourist attractions in the Jackson Hole Town Square is situated only about a minute’s walk away from this hotel. Staying in this hotels ensures you get to check out the beautiful museums, boutiques and nightlife this place has in store for you. Don’t worry if you are visiting during the ski season, as the hotel provides free shuttle service to Jackson Hole Mountain Ski Resort. The rooms are equipped with all the modern amenities and luxurious furniture. You will also get to enjoy gourmet dishes prepared with local games and regional ingredients. You can expect your holiday to be beautiful if you decide to spend your days in this hotel.

 

2: Inn on The Creek

 

If you want to stay a bit away from the crowd, yet experience the luxury and authenticity provided by the best Jackson Hole Wyoming hotels, the Inn on The Creek may just be the right choice for you. This is one of the best Jackson Hole Wyoming hotels which provides you a look into the laidback attitude of this place. Fire up the barbecue and you can spend a relaxing day in the hotel itself while enjoying the views of the river. There are various outdoor activities available in the nearby area for you to enjoy. Some of the units also feature a private bathroom with a spa tub, where you can wash your tiredness away after a busy day.

 

3. Hotel Jackson

Hotel Jackson is another one of the best Jackson Hole Wyoming hotels which are located right at the center of the action. As usual, the rooms of this hotel is perfect for a luxurious vacation in Jackson Hole. Some of the rooms also have separate sitting areas where you can relax after enjoying an eventful day outside. The hotel offers free shuttle service and also has ski storage and ski equipment which you can rent, which makes it one of the best Jackson Hole Wyoming hotels where you can stay during your trip to Jackson Hole.

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TOP FIVE PLACES TO VISIT IN SWITZERLAND

Destinations, Travel Blog, Travel Guides, Travel Tips - Subhajit Pramanik - December 8, 2017

One of the best places to travel in the world, Switzerland, has been attracting travellers from all over the world for ages. Every year thousands of tourists flock over to the beautiful European country. Picturesque mountains, small medieval towns, crystal clear lakes, snowy peaks and lush green fields make up this country’s varied landscape. You need to travel to the different cities of this varied country, and explore the area to truly appreciate its beauty. You will be spoilt for choices when you embark on your journey to the next Swiss landmark. However, there can be simply too many beautiful places to visit in Switzerland, and travelling to all of them can be a stretch. Here are the top five places to visit in Switzerland, to experience the country in its complete glory.

Bern

The historic, old town of Bern is the capital of Switzerland, and also undoubtedly the favourite Swiss city of many travellers. The city is small and built around a crook in the Aare River. The city traces back to the 12th century, and the visuals speak for it. This beautiful small city has a lot of medieval architectures preserved in the Altstadt (Old Town). The cobblestoned streets, the medieval buildings, and the closeness to the mountains make this city one of the best places to visit in Switzerland. Make sure you try some the delectable food, chocolate and Swiss ice cream than you find here.

Basel

The Swiss city of Basel is worth staying for the luxurious experience it provides. Set near the Rhine River, this beautiful city will present you an array of delectable food and a choice of activities to choose from. You’ll find an extremely diverse cuisine in this city. The historic city also has a number of museums, zoo and cathedrals which make this city one of the must-check-out places to visit in Switzerland.

Saas-fee

Dubbed the ‘Pearl of the Alps’, the small little town of Saas-Fee is one of the many quaint little towns which you should explore during your Swiss travel days. Surrounded by thirteen of the Alpine four-thousanders, this extremely beautiful town is located in an impressive valley. A stay in Saas-Fee will guaranty you of some impressive views of the surrounding mountains and the land down below. This beautiful mountain town is also popular for various activities like skiing, snowboarding, sledging and skating. It is one of those places to visit in Switzerland where you can explore the real mountain life.

Interlaken

Interlaken is undoubtedly one of the best places to visit in Switzerland for adventure and mountain related sports. So if you are one of the adrenalin junkies, then this place should be your number one priority. Situated in the lap of the mountains, this beautiful town is also a must visit for backpackers.

Zurich

Zurich is most probably the absolute must places to visit in Switzerland for any traveller visiting this beautiful country. The cosmopolitan city of Zurich is full of energy with its throbbing nightlife, the line of bars and restaurants and lively people. The city is set beside the Lake Zurich while the mountains act as a backdrop. The city is well-known for its art. It is the city from where the Dadaist movement originated, and there are over 50 museums which celebrate the form through various exhibitions and events throughout the city.

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8 Thrill-Seeker Activities You Can Do In Australia

Australia, Travel Blog - Ross French - December 8, 2017

Australia has so much to offer adventure seekers. Once you’ve spent time chilling out on the white, sandy beaches, surfing the waves, and drinking delicious wines and beers, there’s loads of exciting activities that will get the adrenalin pumping. We’ve put together a list of some of the best thrill-seeking adventures around.

Finding Exciting Activities in Australia

If you’re open to adventure, keen on a one of a kind jet flight experience, and looking for other unforgettable things to do down under, here’s our go-to list for chasing the thrills.

  1. Skydiving over the beach

Is skydiving on your bucket list? Why not let your first time be in Australia? Mission Beach is by far one of the most popular places to skydive in the country, with amazing views stretching over the beaches of far north Queensland. Other great locations to skydive include Byron Bay, Wollongong Beach, and Darwin.

  1. Paragliding over the Royal National Park in Sydney

If you want to try out paragliding, head over to Stanwell Park, a stunning, very scenic beach-side town complete with massive cliffs from which to launch. The area lies a little north of Wollongong and to the south of Royal National Park.

  1. Tandem Hang-gliding

If you really want to do something unforgettable that gets the heart pumping, you should definitely try hang gliding – it’s not as difficult as it may look. Try hang gliding over Wollongong with your bestie.

  1. Scuba Diving the Great Barrier Reef

If you’d prefer to be in the water, then scuba diving is the way to go. Bring your friends to see and experience the sensational Great Barrier Reef in Queensland, the largest reef in the world that stretches pretty much all the way down the east coast.

  1. Hop Aboard a Jet Boat

Have you ever experienced the thrill and rush of jet boating? The good news is that there are several popular destinations throughout the country, like Cairns, Sydney Harbour, Sunshine Coast, and Gold Coast where you can experience a sightseeing thrill-ride like no other.

  1. Bungee Jumping

Head over to Cairns with your nearest and dearest for some mind-blowing bungee jumping. There are plenty of bungee jumping companies in Cairns and that means loads of amazing bungee jumping opportunities.

  1. Try Zorbing

Ever heard of zorbing? It’s a really fun activity for the young at heart and kiddies, too. If you’re looking for a fun place, check out Surfer’s Paradise, the perfect sport to organize a zorbing adventure. All you have to do is climb into a giant hamster ball and get ready to have fun rolling down a hill.

  1. How about Zip Lining?

Soar through the Australian treetops and have fun with the entire family in Belgrave. Zip lining is a challenging yet fun adventure for the family to experience together.

With so many thrilling things to do in Australia, don’t forget to book a jet flight adventure to experience a whole other view of the stunning country.

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CENTRAL AMERICA TRAVEL GUIDE

Central America - Eric Anderson - December 7, 2017

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Central America, the mass of land connecting Mexico to South America, is a mesmerizing place jeweled with pristine beaches, beautiful islands, lush rainforests, magnificent volcanos and lively people. Surrounded by both the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, the seven countries of Central America boast some of the most beautiful beaches and surfing waves in the whole world. Due to the regions disturbed history, the countries were avoided by most of the regular travelers for a long time. Only the true nomads and intrepid travelers knew to relish the untouched beauty of these secret lands. However, the secret has been out for the past few years, and tourism in the Central American countries have been booming since then. Our Central America Travel Guide will help you plan your trip to Central America, discussing the budget, food, places to see and things to do in these picturesque countries.

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