The skies light up in celebration no matter where you are in the world. The New Year festivities are popular no matter whether you are in US, Paris, Berlin, Toronto, the UAE, Singapore or any other place on the globe. Different cultures and traditions mark the celebrations of New Year in several unique and exciting ways. The wonderful experience of experiencing new cultures and backgrounds across various locations is a perfect excuse to travel to your favorite location. So pack your bags and set off to your dream destination to enjoy the festivities of the New Year.
The New Year’s Eve
People enjoy the festivities late on the New Year’s eve until wee hours on New Year’s day in almost every location across the globe. So whether you wish to indulge in the celebrations at New York City’s Times Square or in London’s Trafalgar Square, you would be greeted with happy, cheerful, and a bustling crowd around who are always in high spirits.
Best Places to enjoy the festivities of New Year
- The US
One of the classic celebrations in the USA takes place in the city of New York. The festivities are unique right from the ball drop in Times Square to special international multi-cuisine buffets prepared exclusively from the best celebrity chefs in the city. Be a part of the traditional celebrations which include taking a toast with a glass of champagne and creating ripples with a loud countdown at midnight with your friends and loved ones. There are several themed and wild parties thrown at many locations in the US which continue till wee hours in the morning. Some of the best locations to celebrate the new year in the US are Los Angeles, Las Vegas, California, Miami beach, Sacramento, and much more. Browse for various locations in the city to enjoy a scrumptious brunch on the New Year served in major restaurants in various cities of the US.
Experience the best of the USA
A tour, let it be adventurous, leisure or honeymoon, can give you the expected thrill and pleasure only if you do some kind of legwork for its preparation, as a single wrong step can ruin the fun quotient of your trip. Planning for a great holiday? Here are a few necessary guidelines that help you to derive the best out of your dream travel.
10 Essential Travel Tips
1. As the first step, keep ready all your documents that are relevant for a hassle-free travel, such as flight ticket, passport, ID and significant membership card. Most countries entail visitors to have a valid passport to gain entry to their favorite holiday spot. However, there are also countries that permit entry with minimal documents like birth certificate or driver’s license.
2. No matter how meticulously you plan your holiday, it should not be necessarily a bed of roses and hence you cannot neglect the chances of the appearance of a bush of thorns in the path of your dream vacation. Make sure that you carry the contact details of your close friends, family and acquaintances. Also, be polite and friendly with locals, as they could be your source of rescue in an unfortunate situation. Continue reading
One of the best ways to pull in your journey through the historic sites, picturesque villages, and mind blowing beauty of some of the most majestic spots on the planet is to catch a trip on board the world’s most remarkable trains. What’s more interesting about rail journey is that it is quite inexpensive and mostly comes with an array of astounding amenities and free benefits. Here is a list of trains that whizzes you along the extraordinary rail routes across America, Europe, Asia, and beyond in the most sumptuous way.
A travel fanatic would be always on the look-out of where to explore next. From must-visit travel sites and buzzy entertainment spots to tranquil retreat, laidback beach destinations, and up and coming destinations, we’ve compiled here a list of Holiday Destinations, though not in a specific order, to add to your travel wish-list and ensure that you don’t miss out on your next vacation. After all, 2014 promises to be an astounding year to tour some of the far-reaching, enchanting spots.
1. Sri Lanka
Glorious beaches, escalating waves, hazy mountains, mighty elephants, friendly people, and warm smile– all sum up a visit to Sri Lanka. Take a trip to UNESCO World Heritage sites including Sigiriya’s Rock Fort, explore the stunning mountainous landscape of the country’s central hills, indulge in water activities at some of the world-renowned Sri Lankan beaches like Negombo, Galle, Kalpitiya and Jaffna, and most of all, spot a variety of rare and interesting plants and animals that its incredible as well as diverse ecosystem shelters.
2. Kerala, India
Being home to an astonishing range of attractions, from Vagamon blanketed with serene meadows, Thrissur that is famed for its cultural attractions, and Thiruvananthapuram – the capital city to Kumarakom – a haven for nature lovers, Wayanad that is drenched in natural beauty and Munnar with its exquisite location at an altitude of about 1600 meters above sea level and bounded by lush green mountains, Kerala definitely merits the title, ‘God’s Own Country.’ Continue reading