May 142015
 
Ban Gioc Waterfall among top 15 most amazing waterfalls in the world

Ban Gioc Waterfall in Vietnam’s northern Cao Bang Province has been listed among top 15 most amazing waterfalls in the world, according to Thrillist-a leading US food, drink and travel website. “Trickling majestically down the rocks, Ban Gioc Waterfall only drops a measly 98ft, but is super awesome looking, so size doesn’t really matter” said the Thrillist. Rounding on the list include Victoria Falls on Zambezi River at the border of Zimbabwe and Zambia, Ventisquero Falls of Chile, Pearl Shoal Waterfall of China, Sutherland Falls […]

May 062015
 
Son Doong cave among world’s top 15 unbelievable places

Boredpanda also stressed that the following destinations span practically every continent on Earth, so viewers can experience fantastic sites no matter where they live. Son Doong Cave is located in the UNESCO-recognized Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park in Quang Binh Province, Vietnam. The mouth of Son Doong was first discovered by Ho Khanh, a resident of Son Trach Commune, Bo Trach District, in 1991. In 2009 he acted as a guide for an expedition by the British Cave Research Association led by Howard Limbert and […]

Apr 282015
 
Romania remains 12th largest wine producer in the world

Romania remains the twelfth largest wine producer in the world and the sixth largest in Europe, despite a 20% drop in production in 2014, according to International Organization of Vine and Wine (OIV). Romania’s wine production went down to 4.09 million hectoliters last year, from 5.11 million hectoliters in 2013, because of bad weather and summer floods in some parts of the country. The total wine production worldwide declined by 4% last year, to 279 million hectoliters. France was the world’s largest wine producer last […]

Hilton Head Island ranks among world’s top islands

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Nov 252014
 
Hilton Head Island ranks among world’s top islands

The 1,182 best travel experiences in the world. Hilton Head Island was ranked #27 on the world’s best list. Other top islands selected include Bora Bora, Santorini, Greece and Oahu. With more than 2.5 million visitors a year, the island’s recent resort renaissance and its over $400 million investment in many island resorts offer travelers a myriad of renewed vacation options. The Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards are the longest-running and most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry and are commonly known […]

Delhi University enters in world’s top 100 universities

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Mar 062014
 
Delhi University enters in world’s top 100 universities

Four Indian institutes, including Delhi University, have made it to a list of top 100 varsities in the world for undergraduate studies in the year 2014. IIT-Bombay, IIT-Delhi and IIT-Kanpur are the other three on the list. According to the report, Delhi University, which has started a slew of new initiatives, including the Four-Year Undergraduate Programme (FYUP), in recent years, has moved two positions up on the list from 99 to 97. The top three ranks have however been bagged by American universities, with Harvard […]