Where to Go in London

Nowadays, a lot of promo flight deals could be availed through the internet, with just a few clicks on the computer. Many are attracted with the low prices that they impulsively but it without a clear thought about what to see and do in that wondrous land of Queen Elizabeth and Harry Potter.

But worries have no place when you have settled the deal because if you do not know where you are supposed to go to, here is an array of suggestions:

1) Borough Market
Borough Market photo by London-Attractions.infophoto by London-Attractions.info

There is no way you could appreciate London without trying its delicacies; and there is no better place in the city to go for these delicacies than the Borough Market. Brimming with stores selling different kind of culinary treats and easy grabs, it is one of the best attractions to visit.

2) Houses of Parliament

Houses of Parliamentphoto by Tourist-Information.uk

London is basically known for its Gothic architectures, and the Houses of Parliament is undoubtedly one of its greatest examples. Officially known as the Palace of Westminster, it boasts of different structures that are so beautiful you just have to stand and take a picture with it as the background.

3) Westminster Abbey

Westminster Abbey photo by Westminster-Abbey.org

One of the most important icons in the city is the Westminster Abbey. This Gothic church sits next to the Palace of Westminster, and is actually known as the Collegiate Church of St. Peter at Westminster. It is the venue for many coronations and burials of English monarchs.

4) Museum of London

Museum of Londonphoto by Love-London-Museums

To know more about this spectacular city, you need to visit the Museum of London. As one of the best of its kind, this place would transport you back to the times when the city was just an ordinary metropolis. Artifacts from the ancient times, as well as exhibits and galleries depicting the stories of yesterday, are all displayed.

5) London Eye

The London Eye

photo by BritainExpress

A huge Ferris wheel, it is; but for many people, it is a window to the soul of London. Standing 443 feet-tall, it has oval capsules that have glass walls to provide people with spectacular views of the city. Basically, it is not just an amusement ride. It is an observation wheel.

6) Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palacephoto by Tourist-Information

See the magnificent palace where the Queen resides. Astound yourself with the remarkable palace guards. Lay eyes on the most impressive symbol of London’s heritage. Visit the Buckingham Palace and take a picture of yourself. It’s definitely going to be worth it.

7) London Bridge

London Bridgephoto by Wikipedia

Yes, there really is a London Bridge and it is not falling down, as how the old nursery rhyme literally suggested. It is one of the most important icons in the city, and should be visited.

8) Tower Bridge and Thames River

Tower Bridge and Thames Riverphoto by ListofImages

There is no better water/structure spectacle in London than this. Stunning (particularly at night), the Tower Bridge is a suspension bridge that has become an icon of London.

The city is densely commercialized so it is a breeze to find a lodge, restaurant or bar, or shopping mall to complete your tour and thereby maximize your air tickets to London. Don’t waste the opportunity. Not everybody is given the chance to explore this stunning city.


Top Island Destinations for the Summer Season

As summer fast approaches, more and more people are figuring out where to go to for the season to have fun. Air tickets to different destinations are now being sold in promotions and package deals to attract vacationers from all over the world to enjoy the heat of the sun while drenched in the coldness of the ocean water.  Just the same, the various destinations are now preparing for the influx of thousands of travelers who wish to create memorable summer memories.

There are many options as to where to spend the season. The top 10 are as follows:

Boracay Island, Philippines

Boracay Island, PhilippinesHome to a long stretch of powdery white beach, Boracay Island in the Philippines is a tempting paradise that appeals to millions of summer lovers from all across the globe. It is a notable island regarded as the 2012 World’s Best Island Getaway of Travel + Leisure Magazine. It is a densely commercialized area so lodging, dining, shopping and entertainment facilities are available; yet the nature is still spectacular.

Bali, Indonesia

Bali, IndonesiaThe island of Bali is hailed as a premier summer capital in Indonesia because of the numerous beaches it gives home to. People will surely enjoy basking under the tropical sun while plunging into the tranquil ocean water, or fall in love with the island’s culture that features different aspects which translate to immeasurable fun-filled experience. Bali is known as the “Islands of the Gods” and there’s nothing there that could NOT prove that. Cheap flights to Bali are often sold out because of these features.

Galápagos Islands,Ecuador

Galápagos Islands, EcuadorLocated off the coast of Ecuador in the Pacific Ocean, the Galápagos Island is a pristine destination for many travelers who wish to enjoy the summer. It is a popular place for fun and enjoyment. Families and friends come to the island to make memories that could last a lifetime. There are 13 major islands, each flaunting unique characteristics that are basically focused on the marvelous nature.

Santorini, Greece

Santorini, Greece

One of the most romantic places in the world is Santorini, Greece. Originally known as Thera, this island is a great option for those who wish to have a unique summer vacation this year. Surrounded by the Aegean Sea, there are several resorts in the area. However, it offers more than swimming. Santorini is a place where myth and facts, and culture and dreams unite together to create an astounding spectacle.

Maui, Hawaii

Maui, Hawaii
People who are into extreme water sports are impossible to not know or hear about Maui Island in Hawaii. As the second largest island in the state, it offers infinite opportunities for total excitement. Kayaking and canoeing are the top activities; but it does not end there, of course. Other things people can do when in Maui Island are hiking, mountain biking, and snorkeling.

Definitely, there are more to choose from but above are the top options. Summer is fast approaching so trips should now be on the plans! For cheap air tickets to different places, check out online air ticketing sites like AirTicketonSale.

Hong Kong Disneyland’s Grizzly Gulch: Setting New Standards on Fun and Excitement

Hong Kong Disneyland's Grizzly Gulch

Grizzly Gulch is the newest attraction of Hong Kong Disneyland. It is the largest part of the largest themed area in the park which has been open to public since mid-July this year. This attraction is basically described as an area where people can experience the Wild West plus all the fun and adventures. It features interactive water features and more entertainment components to guarantee the satisfaction of the park’s guests.

Grizzly Gulch Coaster
The main attraction in Grizzly Gulch is the multi-directional coaster ride which traverses the whole area. Designed to exude the mining feel, people will surely get thrilled as the ride surges forward, retreat fast, or make sudden turns that could make hearts and stomachs flip with undeniable fun.
In order to cater to the long list of necessities of the guests, the Grizzly Gulch also features the Lucky Nugget Saloon which would allow people to stuff themselves with good food after a very tiring yet adventurous experience around the park. For further entertainment and excitement, there is the Grizzly Gulch Welcome Wagon Show which offers spectacular presentations and productions.

Like in any other themed areas of Hong Kong Disneyland, this attraction also features characters in costumes who are just roaming around the park, waving at kids and posing for people who wish to take pictures with them.

To complete the experience, the area also features Bear Necessities, a store from where anyone could buy nice souvenirs to give to friends and families.

Grizzly Gulch Hong Kong Disneyland
Hong Kong Disneyland has undoubtedly stepped into a greater milestone with the opening of the Grizzly Gulch. Along with Toy Story Land (opened last year) and the Mystic Point (to be opened on 2013), this fantastic amusement park is indeed set to bring fun and excitement to a whole different level.

Following the opening of Grizzly Gulch, it is expected that more and more people will avail cheap flights to Hong Kong to visit the attraction. No problem on that, though, since purchasing air tickets may be done in a matter of few seconds online.

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