Travelogger

The Three Most Captivating Natural Caves in the World


Natural caves have always been among the most captivating contributions of nature to the beauty of the world. Some are more interesting than others because of the story behind them. Never the less, every cave is an opportunity to better understand a place and how things evolve in the natural world.

cave

 

How to Travel for Free While Doing Volunteer Work


Are you one of those who seek to travel the world while helping others? For many, it is a way  of life. Some pay to be part of the so-called volunteer tourism while others get to travel for free by simply agreeing to do volunteer work under specific organizations.

volunteer

 

Top Winter Snow Holiday Destinations


While most people will be leaving the icy weather for warmer places, many will be coming for winter snow holidays. This is especially exciting for those who do not experience winter in their own place. Not to worry since there are many worthwhile winter sites to go to.
Whistler, Canada

Canada_Vancouver_Whistler_Skiers_41b574d4139d45c28b4959caf5918e42

Image Source

Whistler is located in the Coast Mountains of British Columbia. It is a resort town about two hours north of Vancouver. It is a premier tourist destination all year-round but especially so during winter.

The two great mountains in the area comprise its main attraction offering spectacular opportunities for skiing, snowboarding, hiking, mountain biking, plus facilities for golfing, shopping, and entertainment. Suitable accommodation is not wanting. It hosted the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games which helped established its reputation as a world-class destination whatever …

The Top Three Island Destinations in the World


Pictures of an island evoke so much mystery and beauty that it would be hard to resist if given the chance to travel to one. Some island destinations have managed to ingrain their attraction in the public’s consciousness. There are so many to choose from all over the world but there at least three that would usually end up in any one’s top three personal list of island destinations.
Galapagos Islands

galapagos islands

 

Three Most Impressive Museums in the World


In common parlance, museums are buildings or institutions that house important collections and objects of varying nature and interest. While all contain the most significant items related to a theme, place, person, or period, some have managed to come out more impressive than others. Travelers are naturally drawn to visit the most impressive ones considering that it is impossible to visit all.
The Acropolis Museum – Athens, Greece

Excavations_under_the_Acropolis_Museum_8

 

Image source

The Acropolis Museum comes out as one of the most impressive, considering the fact that it literally affords a view of an actual archaeological site including the ruins of a part of early Roman and Byzantine Athens. The existing museum is a new one which opened its doors to visitors in 2009. The first museum which was built in 1874 on the Acropolis was closed after the …

Three Reasons Why You Should Consider Going Around the World


Traveling around the world seems to be an unattainable dream for many. Primarily because of the cost involved as well as the time required, some would probably resign to just maintaining it as a dream. Be that as it may, there are three main reasons why we should consider going around the world in spite of the limitations.

travel around world

5 Travel Destinations that You Should Include in Your Bucket List


In the eyes of both frequent and infrequent traveler, images of far-away travel destinations inspire the desire to personally experience what they offer. Beauty that is precisely captured in photos beckons. There are at least five travel destinations which can easily capture any one’s imagination and be included in personal bucket lists.
Swiss Alps

swiss alpsImage Source

This is the portion of the Alps Mountain Range located in Switzerland. Switzerland shares the Alps with other countries including France, Italy, Australia, and Liechtenstein. The snow-covered mountain ranges evoke serenity and majesty that is seldom seem in any other setting. The Swiss alps is especially known as a travel destination where visitors can enjoy hiking, mountaineering, and skiing.
Paris

paris

Image Source 

Paris has always …

Travel Photo Blogs


Bloggers usually provide personal accounts of their experiences through words.  Most travel bloggers usually allow exceptionally beautiful photographs to talk for them instead.  Such is the wonderful offering of travel photo blogs.

It is easy to understand why they opt to do this.  Describing a place can be very difficult to do purely in words.  A photograph can speak a thousand words by itself , being able to describe without exhausting words in the dictionary but with a single or a number of carefully chosen shots that show the place in its best angle.  It is a story provided by a sequence of photographs.

A travel photo blog can take readers to places which may  not be possible to reach physically at the time of reading.  Others use it to visualize planned trips to the place, using the presented travel post as …

Halal Travel Destinations


Halal is an Arabic term which pertains to objects or actions which are permissible to use or take part of according to Islamic Law. The term also refers to food that Muslims can eat. Not many people are familiar with this and Muslim culture in general unless they share the same religion or have experienced life in Muslim countries.

The numbers of Halal conscious consumers are rapidly increasing which is why many of them look for Halal friendly holidays which they can enjoy. Trips like these make them feel at ease, because they do not have to worry about having to deal with situations which are not in line with their faith.  Halal travel destinations are not just exclusive to OIC countries. Some places on the list are not members, but they do have a large population of Muslims, so …

Top Five Places I Want To See Before I Die


paris05day7017smallI don’t think I am going to die soon. Well, I certainly hope not. I have places to go, things to do. I did run across an article at the Huffington Post about dream destinations. It is not a new idea – people write all sorts of lists about things they want to do and places they want to go to before they die. I thought I’d have mine in black and white as well. So here goes.

1. Paris – I have always wanted to go to France. My fascination with this country began in grade school when I won a book titled “Let’s Travel to France” in a raffle draw. The rest, as they say, is history.
2. Israel – This is another place that was very much part of my childhood. Bible …