Tuesday, 27 June, 2017

Travel

Johannesburg National Boat Show

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The OFFICIAL Johannesburg National Boat, Dive & Leisure Expo at the Coca-Cola dome on the 7-9 September 2012 Africa’s No. 1 Boat, Dive & Leisure Show The excitement starts here! If you’re into boats, scuba diving, fishing, watersports – in fact, anything to do with having a fantastic time on, in, or under the water –  the OFFICIAL Johannesburg National ... Read More »

Spring day – a visit to Kirstenbosch Gardens

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Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden is acclaimed as one of the great botanic gardens of the world. Few gardens can match the sheer grandeur of the setting of Kirstenbosch, against the eastern slopes of Cape Town’s Table Mountain. Kirstenbosch was established in 1913 to promote, conserve and display the extraordinarily rich and diverse flora of southern Africa, and was the first ... Read More »

Rajasthan

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The land of warriors, gorgeous women, royal elegance and vibrant colours. Majestic forts rise from the sands, and ornate palaces throb with a romantic charm, celebrated in song by throaty ballad singers Wild coloured tie-dyes and handcrafts speak of rare beauty – the swarthy damsel with her unforgettable jingling saunter and haunting eyes. There is a certain magic about travelling ... Read More »

COLOURFUL CULTURAL CAPE

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Some of the great traditions, such as the Indian and African traditions, have their roots in thousands of years of heritage and culture, that have been adapted and evolved to suit South Africa’s people, whilst others have been born from South Africa itself, like the ‘Cape Coloured’ traditions and culture. For decades, specific cultural events have been attended by a ... Read More »

A dream destination for holiday makers

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DUBAI HAS BEEN DEFYING the negative trends that marred the global tourism industry and economy due to its ambition to excel and make a name for itself on the world map. Its recipe for success: visionary leadership, bold and innovative approach of conducting business, timely execution of giant projects, unfaltering commitment to quality and a fi rm resolve to march ... Read More »

PERSONS OF INDIAN ORIGIN

THIS YEAR IS BEING celebrated as the 150th Anniversary of the arrival of Indians into the country from India. Each one of us belongs to a family. Our family is part of a family-tree from where we can trace our ancestors but this tracing remains limited to the past 150 years. Do we as people of Indian origin share common ... Read More »

Doha – Award winning airline, amazing destination

THE AWARD-WINNING FIVE star Middle Eastern airline, Qatar Airlines, has so far launched four new routes from its Doha hub this year – Bengaluru (Bangalore), Copenhagen, Ankara and Tokyo – with a further three, Barcelona, Sao Paulo and Buenos Aires set to begin this month.Supported by the arrival of more than one new aircraft a month, including the airline’s first ... Read More »

Kashmir – Paradise on Earth

    SET LIKE A JEWELLED crown on the map of India, Kashmir is a multi-faceted diamond, changing its hues with the seasons – always extravagantly beautiful. Two major Himalayan ranges, the Great Himalayan Range and the Pir Panjal, surround the landscape from the north and south respectively. They are the source of great rivers, which flow down into the ... Read More »

A walk on Vilakazi Street

the people on Vilakazi Street in Soweto, south of Johannesburg, seem to walk with an air of grace, which tells you there’s something special about it. The vibrant, tourist-swarmed neighbourhood is the only one of its type in the world – home to two Nobel Peace Prize winners.   The first thing you see when you turn onto the street ... Read More »

India Travel

Day 01 / Arrival Mumbai and connect directly to Delhi from the local airport. Upon arrival in India, you will be taken directly via shuttle to the local airport to leave to Delhi. Arrive in Delhi, meet the travel assistant at the airport & transfer to hotel. Night stay in Delhi. Day 02 / Delhi – Agra – Jaipur ( ... Read More »