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Be at ease of bringing your baby to holiday. No denying that it can be stressful sometimes,however do not worry! Below are very useful tips for spending holiday with your baby smoothly so that you can have fun and your baby can enjoy too:
1. First step is to prepare for your baby passport when you decided that you will take your baby to have holiday overseas
2. It is better to travel with baby who is more than 3 months old as baby will not that fragile to the surrounding and the antibody is stronger.
3. Be sure to dress your baby in cloths which are easy to put on and take off. It is better to dress in sleepsuit. Do not worry about changing your baby nappy on plane as most plane have drop-down changing table in the toiler
4. Remember to bring sun hat and sunscreen, especially if your holiday destination is tropical place
5. First aid kit is important to be taken during the holiday. First aid for baby include: baby paracetamol, saline nose drops, antiseptic cream, bandage, insect repellent, rehydration powder, cool pack , teething gel.
6. Take more food in case of delay
7. If the hotel that you are staying at is not childproof, you might want to take your own childproof such as : electric socket cover, rubber door stops etc
8. It is best to feed your baby and put the baby to sleep before board for your journey
9. Some baby might experience uncomfortable during takeoff and landing, it is good to take chew toy to chew on takeoff and landing
11. There are a lot of strollers available on the market. For travelling, it is best to get lighter weight stroller. Lighter weight stroller takes not much room in a car and can even be stored at overhead compartment if you fly.
12. It is popular for parent to take backpack-style baby carrier so that the baby can enjoy sightseeing
13. Take baby favourite toy in the journey. But do not overpack toys as when you reach your holiday destination, there will be more new thing that interest your baby
14. Don’t let your baby to be too cold or too hot. On long journey on car,it is good to stop and take a break for a while. If you travel by plan, take a break by nappy change so that the baby can stretch and kick her leg
15. Ask the hotel that you are staying with if there is any washing machine or you can bring your own detergent and wash your baby cloth. In that way, you do not need to bring a lot of cloth
16. Make sure that your baby is up to date with her vaccination before travelling and check with your doctor if your baby need any additional vaccines for travelling in your holiday destination city/country
One of the best destinations for spring is definitely Thailand. From the climatic point of view the period around the Easter holidays is the hottest time of the year although higher maximum temperatures are reached usually in April.
This combination of warm and dry climate is ideal for those seeking a holiday by the sea, to be lulled by the waves and soak up the sun in turquoise white tropical beaches of Thailand.
But the sea is not the only reason to go on a holiday in Thailand in March.
The nation has extraordinary collections of art, with temples and palaces of great charm combine with a legendary hospitality that make your holiday unforgettable.
Sacred and profane, rites and superstitions, old traditions and modernity co-exist perfectly in Thailand, especially in the capital Bangkok.
Over 2700 km of rugged coastline surrounded by a tropical landscape of extraordinary charm and many islands scattered here and there await tourists eager to exotic vacations at competitive prices.
Besides the beaches, those who travel in Thailand can see several environments and quite different realities: from the heritage of the past, such as the magnificent ruins of Sukhothai, to the quiet country towns hidden in the valleys covered with rice terraces, from the misty highlands of the golden Triangle to the tropical forest of the southern peninsula.
In these areas, despite their calmer rhythms and environmental heritage, there are many traces of modernization and the industrial changes are also visible everywhere in the cities.
Being Thailand one of the most valued by travelers with the best preserved archaeological and artistic evidences of South East Asia, it deserves a visit! You can find many places to stay during your holiday. For example, you can rent a villa in Thailand and, in particular, a villa in Koh Samui.
Stylish, touristic and close to the Big Buddha, Koh Samui offers peace and tranquility and it represents the ideal destination for who is looking for relax. On the island there are many meditation centers, offering alternative and holistic medicine like Yoga, making Ko Samui a perfect place to recharge the batteries.
Amusement parks provide a good family outing and good for relaxation from small children to older people. Amusement park has been a favourite holiday destination and also one of the top family destinations. Do book your hotel deals or discount hotel beforehand to get best hotel deals. And phone card/calling card to call back home as well. Below are the popular amusement park in the world:
Magic Kingdom Park at Walt Disney World
Lake Buena Vista, Florida, USA
Everybody loves Disney. It is a blessing that there is Disney amusement in this world. The most famous Disney Theme/amusement park is Magic Kingdom Park in Florida, USA. There is something for every children, whether its boy or girl. Cinderella Castle, Space mountain rides,pixie dust everywhere in the amusement park, enchanting and magical tales. Magic Kingdom is when the enchanting tales becomes a reality. Reserve your cheap hotel fast, in addition when you travel to florida, do travel to one of the top city in the world and book for new york hotel
Admission fee to this Tivoli garden is not expensive, start at $7 per day. Not only it is an amusement park, but this 1843 built Tivoli Garden is widely use for concert venue. The Copenhagen Jazz festival was held in Tivoli Garden.
Tivoli garden is both amusement park and beautiful garden. The most enthralling ride is The Demon (60 feet roller coaster with a lot of loops). Nevertheless, there are a lot of other famous ride as well; “Space car”, ‘break dance’, “ Ghsot train”,’Boomerang’. Do not worry, those who bring small children, Tivoli Garden provide attraction too, such as fun house, small rollercoaster” caterpillar”, and fairy tale twined city park
In the park, you can enjoy eating sausage under the shade of the sun under the tree, drink beer in the garden, watch free pantomime theatre, enjoying the flowery scenery and many more
Tokyo Disneyland is the 1st Disneyland theme park to be opened outside United State and it is one of the most successful and most visited theme park in the world. To make visitor to be convenient, nearby Tokyo Disneyland, there are also Disney sea and many hotels is also build in the complex
The famous ride is : “ Big Thunder Mountain” and “ Haunted mine”
7 themed area in Tokyo Disneyland is unique; Westernland, Tomorrowland, The World Bazaar, Adventure land, Fantasy Land, Critter Country, Mickey Toontown.
Said to be one of the biggest marine parks in the world, something for everyone. There are more than 30 attractions and more than 15 rides in “Kids World”, “Marine world” etc. You can even have a view over the surrounding city and South China Sea using the cable car ride when going from the lowland to the headland. In Ocean Park, you can also witness the worls’d 2nd longest outdoor escalator. Of course, there are also roller coasters inside the marine park. And also there are aquarium inside the Ocean Park to provide education and fun for both adult and children.
Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Blackpool Pleasure Beach is a combination of amusement park and beach. The main target is adult, but nevertheless, there is also entertainment for children as well(rides, live entertainment etc). There is thrill-seeker “ Pepsi Max Big One” and “ Valhalla”(pitch black and high speeds) and also you can also find in Blackpool the 1st commercial monorail in the world. This park is the combination of new and old; modern roller coster, traditional wooden rides, old rides, high technology thrill rides, and also there is small family rides.
Indonesia is one of the countries that is rich in soil and also blessed with many type of wave that is heaven for surfer. There are many accommodations in Indonesia, ranging from backpacker hotel, cheap hotel to luxury hotel, depending on your budget. Check also discount hotel deals or hotel deals online or with your travel agency. Discover Indonesia waves, below is the best surfing area in Indonesia.
Here are our top picks and start your surf adventures
Mentawai Islands, Indonesia
Located in west coast of Padang, Mentawai Island is also not far from the well known Lake Toba. Those who have surfed in Metawai will know that Mentawai has the most consistent surf break in the world. Mentawai Island is a favourite for surfer that some surfer who has discovered this island came and still stays at the island. Mentawai is one of the most excellent surf destination in the world; whether you want to stay a couple of days, couple of weeks or even couple of months away from the busy city life and just enjoy surfing. Call back to share your surfing destination using phone card or calling card
The island consists of 4 main island; Sipora, North Pagi, South Pagi, Siberut. The only access to Metawai Island is by charter boats or ferries. And the best month to surf in Mentawai is June- September
Bali- Paradise Island, Island of God, Surfer Paradise, Tropical Paradise- All you can find in Bali. Bali, supported by the fabulous weather throughout the year, is a very good place to surf. Not only those who love to surf can come to Bali, Bali is a perfect holiday for family too, it is just a holiday destination for all ages as there are various activities for children.
Most of the best surfing place include Kuta, Dreamland, Uluwatu, Padang Padang, Bukit Peninsular etc. The best time to visit is between April to November as the wave can be up to 12ft high. For beginner surfer, it is best to surf in Kuta, Balangan, Dreamland Beach.
Lombok and Sumbawa
Near to Bali and most of the beaches and surfing spot is still not as crowded as Bali. The best wave in Lombok is called Desert Point, said to be “Incredibly long rides, tubing perfectly over very shallow coral reef”. Other best beach to surf is Perigi Beach called by Tokyo Point or Bumbang Bay, Batulawang, Giligolong, Dondon and Terasak
Nias is well known for the best waves breaking off Lagudri bay which the hollow, deep waves range from 3 to 15 feet and also there is perfect left reef break that works good over 4 foot. Nias can be said to be one of most unique areas in the world. The best time to go is June – October
G-Land, Plengkung Beach of Banyuwangi
Located in Banyuwangi, its has perfect wave for surfers, said to be the jewel for surfer. It has 4 distinctive break; Kong’s, Money tree,Speedy, Launch Pad. And for more relax wave; Tiger tracks. G-land might be a hard destination to get to, but its worth it
As Indonesia has hundreds of small island that might not yet been discovered, come and explore Indonesia,you never know that you might discover another paradise for surfer in Indonesia.
2010 and 2011 is not a very good financial year Get the best deal on limited/ tight budget. However, plan your holiday carefully, look for discount/special rate on airlines, discount hotel, hotel deals, cheap phone card or calling card. To accommodate with the not good financial year, many travel industry offer many cheap hotel and holiday package so that one can still spent their holiday in budget!
Below is the top 5 most visited destination in 2011
Barcelona; the city of fashion, Valencia; the city of sport and Madrid; the city full of good restaurant & great nightlife, all you can see in Spain. That is why Spain has become one of the most visited countries in the world. In addition to the above, Spain is also famous for the beach in Canary Island, Catalonia, Balearic Islag of Mallorca, Ibiza etc and Spain in also reach of culture in Palma, Seville.
If you still have budget to spent, explore Spain by using luxury railway ; Transcantabrico, La Robla.
As it is not included in Euro, Turkey has one of the cheapest destinations in travelling in Europe. The accommodation is ranging from 3 star to 5 star, look for the hotel deals or discount hotel to spent less. In Turkey, you can witness beautiful, unspoiled beach and nightlife too. If you have extra cash on hand, you can explore Turkey on a magical gullet cruise
3. South America
Tourist going to South America, especially Brazil will continue to grow, as it has been honoured to be the host for 2016 Olympic Games and 2014 FIFA World cup. Explore Brazil before the crowd; Rio de Janeiro for the sun, the famous beach, enjoying lots of famous Brazilian food and Brazilian night life
Whether its for family holiday, honeymoon, shopping, sightseeing, nightlife, all you can find in USA. There are also a lot of budgets or cheap hotel in USA. Starting from family holiday in Disneyworld & Disneyland, sightseeing Niagara Waterfall, shopping for big brand such as Coach, Nike etc, honeymoon in Hawaii, nightlife in Las Vegas, all you can find in USA. From elegant holiday to cheap holiday, all in USA
5. France (Paris)
Said to be the most romantic city in the world, is the city of light, Paris. Paris has been a popular destination for travellers around the world, especially for honeymooner. With Disneyland now open in Paris, the popularity is rising for family holiday too. The city is full of good sightseeing, historical, and popular night clubs.
However it is not easy to be on budget in Paris, but there is still a lot of cheap hotel and cheap & yet delicious Parisian dining. When you are in Paris, do not forget to enjoy the dining experience
That time of year has come again, where you ask yourselves the same question over and over again: “what beach should we go to this year?”.
Well the choices are infinite, millions of beaches worldwide are waiting for you to enjoy bathing in beautiful waters and getting tanned in the sizzling sun.
If you’re looking for some suggestions about sea holiday, you’ll find infinite blogs and websites online dedicated to find the best beaches out there.
For example, there’s a Travel and Holiday Tips blog that has a sea section where you’ll find the World’s Best Beaches for the occurring year, giving you all the updated information you need.
The site lists gorgeous, by the water locations where you can really have a blast, from the Turkish seas in Bodrum, the splendid beaches in France, to the clear waters of the Sorrentine Peninsula and Naples in southern Italy, this blog surely offers you a vast, updated, and complete choice of the best beaches known to man.
Stop by and scroll down the numerous pages of beach resorts and water locations. Wait no longer and choose your destination for this year’s Summer extravaganza!
Do you want to travel to Belgium, Brussels and to experience real Western Europe? Brabant, which is north-east of Brussels and is bordered by France and the province of Liege. Brabant is about 100 km north of Brussels. Some vacationers, that come to Belgium and book hotels or coastal resorts fly to the airport of Brussels on one of the many low cost carriers and make your way to Amsterdam or Liege. This may be a cheaper option if you are trying to make money out of your holiday booking their own flights and holidays direct stretching.
Brabant is the capital of the province and is a beautiful and diverse county, the beautiful Liege is a favorite choice for an apartment when house is included. In addition, a flat landscape, lush, where the houses in Brussels, the perfect base for cycling, hiking and outdoor activities are on holiday. The other big attraction is its proximity to the Pyrenees (about half hour), where you can ski and snowboard all year round.
The climate in the province of Brabant is generally mild throughout the year with many days of sunshine and rain, not much, makes it an ideal place to stay in Brussels, Apartment to rent for a peaceful rest. The coast is usually a few degrees warmer than inland, but more often than not a breeze. The average annual temperature is a pleasant 23 ° C, but in August, temperatures up to 40 ° C. Brabant sensual is the perfect destination and book a villa or apartment to rent in Brussels throughout the year thanks to its temperate climate.
If you decide to get a booking for holiday apartments in Brussels to make the city will find that there are many attractions for the whole family. The city is not very large and is easy to explore on foot. History lovers will enjoy visiting museums and old buildings like the old Jewish quarter, Arab baths and the cathedral. Other things I want to see and experience the botanical gardens for nature lovers and many bars and restaurants for those who rent apartments in Brussels select a night of eating and cooking LAUNCHcast
For those who begin to buy houses in Brussels, there are many shops in the city. The city is huge with a walk and shop windows in the city much more enjoyable. There are many new stores in the Eixample district and new areas of Palau Guell and Brabant Montilivi. Things, it is important to the traditional products of Brabant, “xuixo pie, sausage, black mud occurred, the arts and metal artworks by local artists.
If you are looking for holiday apartments in Brussels, Flemish is the prospect of a Happy Meal in the city. London book has many restaurants, not to mention a table can be very busy, specially on Saturday night. Lunch Brabant city of Spaniards tend to maintain standards early (around 21:00) to draft night to pay.
After dinner and before the wind the way home in Brussels, why not try a number of Brabant nightlife. This small country has an option to Liege and the selection is what “influenced by the large number of students at the University of the city. There is a big club DJ scene playing regularly with well known throughout the years. Withal, there are jazz clubs and theaters, Sala La Planeta, offers a good selection of events.
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Yoga, you don’t have to be a Yogi to practise yoga! Everybody can do yoga and go to yoga retreat. If you ever practise yoga before, an hour or 2 might lead to want more, a yoga retreat is a good choice. Yoga retreat comes from the traditional yoga to luxury ecotourism yoga. Find a time in your busy daily schedule and plan your yoga trip. Search for your accommodation carefully. And if you are lucky, you can find cheap hotel, discount hotel or hotel deals for your selected yoga retreat accommodation. You will be surprised after your yoga retreat vacation that you will find the ultimate relaxation!
As Yoga has become more popular these days, the number of people who is practising yoga is also growing. Yoga not only can bring relaxation, awaken your energy that lies within and bring revitalization, but also is said to improve circulation, lower blood pressure and also decrease migraine or head tension.
At the same time, hotels or accommodations that also provide Yoga practise has been growing too!
Below are the best yoga retreat places in the world:
Fairmont Orchid on Hawaii
Famous for its ‘Spa Without Walls’, now Fairmont Orchid is also add to its list “ Flo-yo” (Floating Yoga). Flo- yo connects body and mind while balancing above the Hawaii’s water. Its a fun workout too, incorporating both body and mind with beautiful and tranquil surrounding. Flo-yo is a new level of yoga!
Jangala Retreat, Iquitos, Peru
Imagine having your Yoga holiday in the middle of Amazon Rainforest! Not only the Yoga retreat is fantastic, the food is fresh and healthy too! Eating vegetable and fruits from locally grown produce and fresh fish from the river, its Heaven on earth
Sivananda Ashram Yoga Retreat, Nassau, Bahamas
This is a right place for Yoga lover. Located in one of the most romantic place in the world, you will Wake up early in the morning, and meditate till dawn. In addition, you will also do chanting until tea time and have vegetarian meal. Spent your yoga away from the bustling city life in the place that is surrounded by clear blue water, white sand and charming palm trees; Sivananda Ashram Yoga Retreat
Jatoba Terra Prana Lar Yoga, Sao Paulo, Sao Carlos (Brazil)
Jatoba Terra Prana Lar Yoga in Brazil has many yoga activites; Partner yoga, Karma yoga, silent walks, scared dances, mantras, meditation, zen shiatsu and many more. Its truly a yoga holiday! The place also provides vegetarian meals with homemade bread, cheese and yogurt. The place also provide program to help its guest to connect to mother eart.
For those who are with children, Jatoba Terra Prana Lar Yoga also offers program for children.
Shreyas Yoga Retreat, Karnataka, Banglore(India)
Experience authentic traditional Yoga in exclusive hotel in Bangalore, India.In Shreyas, you will also be served organic food that is grown locally and freshly handpicked from the hotel’s 20 acres field. It is a small exclusive hotel with just 14 rooms and accommodate up to 25 people.
Other than the places above, there are still a lot of good Yoga retreat places for your holiday around the world such as Black Turtle Eco Lodge (Costa Rica), Yachana Eco Lodge (Ecuador), Ard Nahoo Health Farm(Ireland), The farm Sanctuary(New York), Willka T’ika Garden Guesthouse (Peru). Wuinta da Calma Holistic Retreat Centre (Portugal), The Ashtanga Yoga Retreat (Spain), Yoga on Skyros Island.
The first thing to do when selecting the Yoga retreat place to go is to know where is the Yoga location that you would like to go. After knowing the location, the next step is to select which yoga program that you would like to practise, the climate in which you would like to practice your yoga, and the food that you are comfortable with. You would want your yoga holiday to be as comfortable as possible! Enjoy your getaway, reviving and self-searching yoga!
Considered a top tourist destination, the Spanish island of Tenerife offers a wealth of enticing and exciting opportunities to keep visitors entertained and wishing they had more time to spend here. One of the reasons people cite for going to Tenerife is the great year-round weather that dominates this region. This island experiences spring-like temperatures throughout the year, thanks to the Passat winds from the northeast and the cooler ocean currents from the north.
Another outstanding reason for visiting Tenerife, especially in February, is the carnival celebrated throughout the island for about three weeks. Considered second only to Rio de Janeiro’s, this festival outdoes itself for flamboyant costumes, decorations and riotous celebrations. The competitions provide further excitement starting with the Carnival Queens selection, although the most popular may be the Drag Queen of Carnival competition, which places more emphasis on performance.
Tenerife is blessed with amazing beaches, including golden and black sand beaches. There are even nudist beaches for those with fewer inhibitions. Considered a work of art, Lago Martianez in Puerto de la Cruz is a fine example of coastal transformation, with its series of seawater pools for bathing and sunning, complemented with original sculptures and gardens.
There is no end to the list of outdoor activities for the more adventurous visitors. Among the more popular sports are paragliding, mountain biking, kite surfing and the Sky Park Tenerife, which features a 60-meter bungee jump. Also available are the Aqualand Costa Adeje Water Park, underwater submarine safaris and the Parque Las Aguilas Jungle Park.
This volcanic mountain stands at 3717.91 meters (12,198 feet), making it the highest mountain on Spanish territory and the third largest volcano in the world, which last erupted in 1909. Now a national park, the summit boasts a path that takes hikers past the “eggs of Teide” (black volcanic rocks), across an old lava flow, past a path that goes to an old commercial ice cave and on up to the crater’s rim. But the incredible view from the top makes it all worthwhile. From there visitors can look down 2000 meters onto Tenerife’s famous cloud seas caused by an almost permanent inversion layer. If there is not too much haze, the rest of the Canary Islands may be seen peeking out of the cloud layer.
Venice – One of the most romantic and enchanting places in the world and also in Italy. You can’t find city like venice in any city in the world; romantic, mysterious, and beautiful . For those who is seeking to experience the romance combine with cultural experience, you should travel to venice. Venice has always been city of inspiration that attract film maker, artist, musician.
The old authentic building, the canals, palaces, squares, churches and the bridge add to the romantic Venice atmosphere. It is unforgettable experience for honeymooner or even for romantic getaway. Some said that in Venice, you can feel the revival of bonding with your loves one. Thats why Venice is voted to be one of the best travel destination for honeymooners.
You can travel all year round to Venice. The best time to travel is the summer time (May to June), however even though travelling in fall and winter season, you can also enjoy the beauty of Venice. The cheapest season to travel to Venice is September to April, there is a lot of hotel deals, cheap hotel and hotel offering various offers.
If you are not on tight budget , travelling to Venice in the season of Venice’s annual Carnival celebration(celebration that takes place over 10 days) is quite authentic. The Cities come alive during festival, with people wearing exquisite mask and costume. If you do visit the annual Carnival celebration, do share your experience on travel blog online which use good web hosting provider
Walking in Venice, one can easily get lost, but that’s the fun of it! Wandering the city, you might be surprised on what you might discover in the city.