With the winter chill bearing down on the Northern hemisphere, does Europe still work as a holiday destination? After all, it does get exceptionally, bone-chillingly, teeth-chatteringly cold. Besides, the trees have shed all their leaves, the skies are grey, it gets dark by 4pm, and everywhere you look, you see people bundled-up in thick black coats, scarves and mittens. Well, agreed that Europe in winter is a far cry from what it is in summer but if you are a budget traveler, there is no better time of the year to visit this spectacular continent. Here's why
Unless you belong to country with a strong currency and are visiting a third world country for your travels, there are always going to be moments when you might give up doing an activity you had in mind due to lack of funds. When it comes to Europe, going around the continent is an expensive proposition for most of us who aren't Europeans. Thus, if you're planning a trip to Europe as a youngster or backpacker you can ensure that you have a ball of a time with a little bit of planning. Follow this five tips and you'll surely squeeze out every Euro you spend to the maximum
In continuation to the first part of our series(check here), DP Travel tells you, how you can easily plan an amazing adventure and vacation across the beautiful lands of Europe. Submit Your Visa Application: Once you have collected all the required documents and filled up the visa application form, submit it at the embassy or the appropriate VFS center. Do Remember to carry 2-3 photocopies of the first page of your passport in addition to all the other required documents. [...]
On September, 2004, at the Transport Dam watering hole in Kruger National Park, South Africa, during a Safari Holiday guided by Frank Watts, something spectacular happened. Members of the safari holiday group which also included an amateur photographer David Budzinski, witnessed something in front of their eyes which no one had ever imagined in their wildest dreams. What Frank Watts, David Budzinski and other members of the tour witnessed in 2004 was later uploaded on YouTube in 2007 under the title "Battle At Kruger". It went on to become one of YouTube's earliest viral video sensations with more than 66 million views and 79 thousand comments as of September 2011.
One of the continents in the world which has striking landscapes, varied flora and fauna, tremendous cultural diversity and beautiful people is South America. However, try and find out how many people you know who have visited this continent and the odds are that the numbers will be strikingly low. Despite the fact that there are many countries worth visiting in South America which are build for travel that excites, thrills and challenges, you will rarely ever find a newly married couple choosing Colombia, Chile or Peru as their honeymoon destination. South America along with various parts of north and central Africa are actually meant only for real travelers.