Feb 102016
 
Top 5 Family-Friendly Latin American Destinations

If you want to take your entire family somewhere exciting and adventurous, Latin America is a perfect destination to go. The region is filled with wonderful tourist spots that are family-friendly and will provide you with the relaxation, adventure or bonding time that you need. 1. Playa del Carmen, Mexico The pristine beaches in this tourist destination should be included in a family getaway in Latin America. Lonely Planet said tourists can also experience the beauty of the resorts in Riviera Maya. But that’s not […]

Feb 102016
 
Top 5 Most Beautiful Resorts in the World

Many travellers argue that if a place is easily reached by a nonstop flight, it’s not worth stopping there. The real pleasures lie after the journey continues — another puddle jumper, a long drive, or a hike. The best remote luxury lodges pull off remarkable feats of style, service, and pleasure in the middle of nowhere, here are a few that should be on every adventure traveller‘s bucket list. Desroches Island Resort, Seychelles Some 930 miles to the east of mainland Africa are the 115 […]

Feb 042016
 
World's Top Destinations For Romance

More than 14‚000 people living in 195 different countries about their satisfaction with their romantic relationships. Most satisfied with their romantic relationship are people living in Latin American and Asian countries. Ecuador tops the list‚ followed by Costa Rica‚ Malta‚ Israel‚ and the Philippines. The Top 10 Countries to Find Love: 1. Ecuador “Ecuador is the best destination to spend your life together. Expats in Ecuador are also among the least likely to be in a long-distance relationship. With leisure options ranked positively by 94% […]

Feb 042016
 
Top 10 Places to Retire in the World

Countries all over the world are offering friendly, good-value cities, beaches, highland retreats, historic colonial enclaves and lakeside getaways, making it hard for a person to choose the place of his retirement home. Not merely cheapest of accommodation, food and health cost, people who tend to retire look for a safe, stable and friendly country with the government somewhat paying for their retirement. In fact, International Living’s Annual Global Retirement Index 2016 has released a list of places to help navigate the best destinations for […]

Feb 032016
 
Coast names in world's most affordable winter holiday destinations

THE Sunshine Coast region has been named in the world’s most affordable winter holiday destinations for Europeans. United Kingdom holiday rentals wesbite Holidaylettings.co.uk released the results of its 24 Most Affordable Places To Chase the Winter Sun survey, with the Sunshine Coast coming in at No.15. Heading the list was Cape Verde while Goa and Penang were also included. Contributed By Sonia Narula

Feb 032016
 
America, New Zealand and Canada become world’s most generous nations: Report

America has been named as the world’s most generous nation in the world, where its citizens give the most to charity, according to a new report. The USA, New Zealand and Canada have the highest rate of charitable donations as a percentage gross domestic product (GDP), the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) found. The UK had the fourth highest rate of charitable donations in a study of 24 nations and topped all other EU countries that were looked at. Contributed By Sonia Narula

Jan 302016
 
Brain Size Proven to be an Indication of Intelligence: Study

Researchers prove that animals with brain size proportional to their bodies were better at problem solving. It has been a long standing debate that brain size effects intelligence. The one specific detail of the argument implies that the brain size of the animal should be proportionate to their body size and structure. This is a great improvement in determining different factors of intelligence among animals and how to enhance and improve that intelligence. Contributed By Sonia Narula

Jan 302016
 
Top 5 Most Expensive Wines in the World

Wine has been a staple drink for mankind since 4100b.c. Almost everyone can enjoy a good red or white and even the least refined pallets will notice the differences from different vineyards. This list won’t have any of those wines you’d find at your average liquor store though. Four of the five wines on this list were made prior to 1950, one as old as the 1870s. Without further adieu, here’s the top Five most expensive wines in the world. #5 Chateau Margaux, $225,000 Chateau […]

Jan 292016
 
Amsterda lands in 27th on world's top tourist destinations

Amsterdam made it to 27th place in Euromonitor’s Top 100 City Destinations Ranking, 2014 edition, which was released on Thursday. The rankings look at international tourist arrivals and overnight stays in cities in 57 countries. The city of Amsterdam continues to build on its foundations as a tolerant and progressive city to ensure tourism remains a growing industry. Amsterdam has shown a strong year-on-year growth in the number of international tourists since 2009. The Dutch capital attracted 5.7 million visitors in 2014, a 10 percent […]

Jan 292016
 
Hong Kong tops as world's most visited city, London second

London has leap-frogged Bangkok and Singapore to be named the second most visited city in the world. Nearly 17.4 million foreigners visited the UK capital in 2014, an increase of 3.6 per cent on the previous year, according to research by travel analysts Euromonito. Hong Kong however, which hosted 27.7 million visitors in 2014, representing an increase of 8.2 per cent, retained top spot in the 100-strong list for the sixth consecutive year. Contributed By Sonia Narula

Jan 272016
 
Top 5 Most Expensive Vodkas in the World

Every year American’s consume 396,000,000 liters of Vodka. This is nothing compared to Russia’s 2,073,000,000 liters. Yes, that’s two billion. With the B. From Bottles of cheap spirits like Popov up to premium manufactures like Grey Goose, it has a 26.6% share of the American spirit market, making it the most widely sold spirit in the United states. Today we’re going to profile the top 10 most expensive Vodkas in the world. We aren’t saying these are the 5 best vodka’s in the world, but […]

Jan 252016
 
Top 5 Deadliest Animals in the World

Check out five scary critters that you’ll want to stay far, far away from if you ever encounter them in the wild. You might be surprised by what you find out! Number Five: Elephants. Elephants are big animals, and despite their generally gentle nature, they are also incredibly deadly. Elephants use up to five tons of fighting weight and kill more than 500 people every single year. They behave aggressively when they are scared or trying to defend their calves. Number Four: Crocodiles. Crocodiles are […]

Jan 252016
 
Auckland becomes world's ninth most expensive city

Auckland’s housing affordability has worsened, with the city climbing from the world’s ninth most expensive city to fifth in a year. The annual Demographia survey, released today, compares prices to incomes in 367 cities. Auckland is one of the worst in the world due to extremely high house prices coupled with moderate wages. With a median price of $748,700, and a $77,500 median income, Auckland has a house price-wage multiple of of 9.7. Any more than 3 is classified as unaffordable by the report’s authors. […]

Jan 212016
 
France ranks world’s top cultural trendsetter

When it comes to offering cultural influence around the globe France was ranked top dog, followed by Italy, in the new study from US News & World Report. “It is difficult to overstate the influence France has on the world, both in the past and today,” reads the report. France is one of the world’s oldest countries, and its reach extends around the globe through science, politics, economics and perhaps above all, culture. Contributed By Sonia Narula