With its first civilization going back to 2500 BCE, India is a virtual treasure trove of cultural and historical attractions. The myriad arts, crafts, people, cuisines and topography of the land create a kaleidoscope of color and energy that has always attracted people from all over the world. more

India has played host to people from different parts of the world since 2500 BCE when the highly urbanized Indus Valley Civilization attracted foreign traders and artisans keen to do business with the local populace. Later with the spread of colonialism, many Europeans found trading, working and more

A love of seeing new places and embarking on new journeys often lies at the heart of major life decisions for many people. Such individuals love traveling more than anything else. If you are one of them, what better way to make good your passion that by opting for careers which will actually pay more

Cities which rank among the top tourist attractions in the world usually boast of a mix of scenic beauty, rich heritage and vibrant living culture. Such cities offer its visitors a wide range of delights and many things to do over the span of several days. Here are then five cities from across more

October is a month marked by festivals and celebrations in many parts of the world. It could be because the weather is balanced between the warmth of summers and the chill of winters or it could be because of the harvest season which forms the basis of many folk festivals. If you are planning to more

September is a great month to travel and almost every part of the world has something nice to offer. In the southern continents, winter is on its way out while in the northern countries, you can still take in the last of warm summer days. So if you are planning to get away this September, here more

The best part about holidaying in April is that you get to witness the burst of spring colors, sounds and fragrances. Then again the South of Europe starts to get warm around this time which makes it an ideal destination before the summer crowds take over. So if you are planning to go on a more

February is a good time to catch up on some skiing if you have missed out winter sports in the previous months. On the other hand if you like your holidays to be balmy and exotic, tropical beaches are a good bet. Above all, this is the month of love and so pack your bags, book your flight and more

July is a great time to take off to holiday spots across the world. Many towns host fiestas and parades during this time of the year while others showcase perennial natural or historic attractions. Wherever you go, it is one big, long party of fun, food and celebrations. So go through these ten more

The heydays of summer make one of the best holiday seasons. Places like Northern Europe have long warm days and midnight sun while the mountains in many parts of the world offer a respite from rising temperatures. So check out the following places as you pack your bags and shoot off an more

March is one of the best times to set out on a holiday – no matter which part of the world. It that time of the year when spring has started making tentative appearances in the colder climes while the weather is still cool and fresh in the tropical regions. So before you rush to your more

May is one of the most popular months to go on a holiday. And with good reason too – the weather is warm and sunny without the humidity of late summer. Roses are in full bloom everywhere and it is a great time for outdoor activities. So if you have your annual vacation planned for May, more

No sooner than the Christmas-New Year celebrations are over, than one begins to dread the prospect of going back to work and a life of monotony. However if you wish to keep up the spirit of celebration, how about taking off on a vacation in January? Here are some great destinations, varying from more

Tropical beaches make some of the best November holiday destinations – as do cities either in the heart of northern or southern continents before the depth of winter or peak of summer sets in. So if you are thinking of taking a vacation this November, consider the following ten holiday more

August is the busiest vacation time on the Continent since the schools are closed down for the summer break and almost all places are basking in the warmth of late summer. Thus hotel prices tend to be high in this month as flights are likely to get booked quickly. However there are many other more

December is one of the busiest holiday seasons of the year – whether for families who wish to be together for Christmas or  revelers flying out ring in the New Year at the hottest party spots in the world. So if your vacation is scheduled for December this year, here are some of the more