In Sri Lanka, tea is the national drink. Well it has to be! Every day almost every nationality in the world will sip a liquid that was made from leaves grown here in the mysterious hills of Sri Lanka. I made the trip to the valleys and hills at Haputale in Sri Lanka to the impressive Dambatenne Tea Factory, opened by Thomas Lipton over 100 years ago. It is currently a source of tea for Scottish based company Lipton Tea amongst other worldwide tea companies and distributors. All the tea is grown locally here in the gorgeous mountains and valleys of Sri Lanka’s inland region.
On my travels round the globe I have tried many and various food types and will be detailing them regularly. In this report, I take you to Peru where I tried Guinea Pig! Also known as Cui.
Soweto is an incredible township and I have to say – head there and see it!! Not only is it one of the most famous townships in South Africa but it has a lot of history and more importantly things to see and do. Top 5s are difficult but I’m going to try! I’ve had to narrow it down but here goes…
Don’t you just love cities lit up at night? Great for relaxing, admiring and photographing. Here’s a snapshot of my top 5 cities for night views from my jaunts round the globe.
Despite a claim by Paddy’s pub in Cuzco in Peru,it remains that the world’s highest Irish pub is the Wild Rover in La Paz, Bolivia. I visited there to relax away from the madness of La Paz!
So to China again – the world’s most populated country!! Now, when you think of World Heritage Sites in China you must mean The Great Wall, The Forbidden Palace, The Terracotta Warriors, etc…?? No, sorry, not today and not for this travelling Northern Irishman. China was the first Asian country I ever visited and my flirting love affair with it’s land of endless possibilities continues…so here I bring you 3 very unknown and unusual UNESCO World Heritage Sites in China which I have visited recently.
China is a must see country and I have become aware that a few travellers have found it difficult to obtain a visa, so I’m stepping in to tell you an easy way to get it – get yourself to Hong Kong. I will be heading to China again very soon and have recently had no problems getting my Chinese visas in Hong Kong. It borders China for a start!
A short distance from Miami sits a smaller city, a city which lists over eighty four thousand residents. Although, those actually residing within the boundaries of Boca Raton only count for a small percentage of those counted during the 2013 census.
With the rise in the economy, life demands more and haste measures while traveling. Fortunately, new technology has made our lives simpler. The demands in life make it harder for us to be patient. The introduction of Athens airport taxi has made traveling to be more enjoyable.
Learning how to ride a horse is a great endeavor. It is a very free feeling and gives you a sense of calm and reassurance that this huge beast underneath you has your back. Try to find one that is well-trained so you do not have a bad experience and not want to ride anymore. If you are wondering about horse boarding white lake had several options.
When traveling on vacation, there is always a need to make sure that one finds the best accommodation possible. Haida Gwaii Hotels provides vacationers with a number of accommodation options. It however is important for the client to make sure that he considers various factors before booking a room at a hotel.
People who wish to go to the airport are advised to hire car services. Firms that provide these services can easily be located, but it is still recommended to undertake a comprehensive search. This is simply because not all operators are trustworthy. When in need of Denver airport car service, it is recommended to search online.