Exploring the Natural Habitats of Elephants – An Unforgettable Experience in Thailand

Love anything to do with elephants, the largest mammal on earth? Then read onto find out what exploring the natural habitats of these intelligent animals in Thailand would consist of.

Elephant Learning Experience

With this experience, visitors can learn more about the elephant’s behaviour, biology, and conservation which is guaranteed to be a highly educational experience, especially for kids. One can also get to watch them play and frolic in the bathing areas in places such as Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort, which is a quite a popular elephant camp in Thailand.

Sponsor an Elephant

Help make a significant difference in the lives of these gentle giants by sponsoring an elephant. There are many foundations which are set up primarily for elephants that cannot fend for themselves in the wild, whether through abuse or circumstances.

Engage in a Yoga Session Surrounded by Elephants

Get the chance to calm and free your mind as you explore the lush forest trails alongside majestic elephants. After which one can enjoy a rejuvenating personalised yoga experience among lush paddy fields.

Picnic with Elephants

Take along a delicious hamper packed with delicious gourmet delights, along with a rug and settle down among plush greenery in a secluded spot and enjoy some quiet time amidst nature while herds of elephants munch quietly on their own leafy snacks.

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Open House: Exploring a Space with Modern Architecture – Dine, Shop and Read!

Bangkok is truly an interesting place to visit, offering a myriad of experiences. Irrespective of your preferences you will find interesting places to visit like the ‘Open House’. Do read on!

About

The Open House in Bangkok is a fit-for-all place designed to serve everybody’s tastes. Located in the Central Embassy complex 50 metres above the city, this sophisticated shopping mall covers an area of 7,000 sqm. It features a well-planned assortment of cafes, restaurants, a bookshop and plenty of space to relax and read. Special events like book signings and culinary workshops attract many tourists from all around the world to this fascinating place.

Design

This shopping mall has gained recognition the world over for its stunning architectural design. It has been by Tokyo-based Klein Dytham Architecture. As you move forward along the spaces you’ll witness beautiful timber framework patters of the towers. Mirrored panels on the ceiling are built in a way to break down the immensity of the ceiling. The Art Tower adds extra beauty to the place with trees planted on the top of it.

Location

If on a holiday, those wanting to head over to the Open House could take advantage of the town’s numerous accommodation facilities. If you are residing at a service apartment in Bangkok the likes of Anantara Baan Rajprasong Bangkok Serviced Suites, it’s just a 10-minute drive to the Open House.

Things to do

Wouldn’t it be fun to go through the pages of your favourite book, savour artisanal dishes or to buy catchy garments and flashy accessories? You’ll not come across a better place in Bangkok than the Open House where you can have everything under one roof.

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Holiday Seasons in the Maldives – The best place to be during the Holiday Seasons!

It’s always holiday season whenever you visit the islands of Maldives, but the tropical paradise boasts different attractions and offers different experiences to its visitors during the international holiday seasons you chose to visit here. Read on to know more about these Holiday seasons in the Maldives.

Easter

Bringing your kids to the Maldives during Easter is one of the best things you could do to make them cherish a vacation of their lifetime. Easter bunnies, Easter eggs and your accommodations decorated to your preference are some of the exciting things you could experience when you are here during Easter.

Christmas

Resort properties usually go to their extremes to make their guests happy during holiday seasons. Christmas holiday season is one of the busiest seasons of Maldives. It is also the most colourful. Even though it never snows in the Maldives all inclusive Maldives resort properties offer their guests the best vacation experience one could ever enjoy during Christmas.

Image Credit - Kandolhu Maldives

Image Credit – Kandolhu Maldives

Things to remember

Remember that most of the travellers visit the Maldives during holiday seasons and it could get pretty crowded during this time of the year, so it is recommended that you plan your stay prior to your arrival. Look out for special offers when booking your stay as almost all the resort properties the likes of Kandolhu Maldives offer exclusive deals and offers which will allow you to enjoy more while saving some extra bucks.

What to expect

If you are visiting the Maldives during the holiday season most of the resorts will have arranged exclusive holiday-themed events for you and for your loved ones to enjoy and if you bring your kids along resorts offer special discounts and events for them to enjoy a happy vacation.

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Yachting in Abu Dhabi – Ahoy there Sailor!

If sailing aboard a luxury yacht is your thing, then read on to find how it works in Abu Dhabi, one of the most exciting cosmopolitan cities in the world!

Abu Dhabi Sailing and Yacht Club

Claiming its own pristine 100-meter- stretch of beach, on the Corniche Breakwater, and an array of facilities, the Royal Yacht Association is an accredited club which can be easily reached from many an exclusive resort in Abu Dhabi including the likes of Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Al Yamm Villa Resort.

Yachting and Other Water Sports

In addition to the offered boat rentals and RYA courses, the club also offers guests kayaking, rowing packages and stand-up paddle boarding to engage in.

Things to See

Feast your eyes on panoramic views of the city occupied with modern cutting-edge skyscrapers and architectural marvels during the cruise. Other sites you will take in on the yachting sessions include the Lulu Island, the Emirates Palace and Heritage Villages. You will also be accompanied by pods of playful dolphins!

Safety

Safety is considered to be of utmost importance. The skippers will provide you with a life jacket before you board the top of the line vessel. You will also be required to listen to a safety briefing before starting off.

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Diving in Phuket: Exploring the World Below – A Great Underwater Adventure

If you are looking for a tropical climate and love to scuba dive, then why don’t you plan your escape in Phuket for a fun-filled holiday? Know these facts prior to your travel plans.

About

Being the largest island in Thailand, Phuket has everything you expect from a scuba diving holiday. You’ll find many dive spots depending on your taste. Koh Racha Yai, Koh Racha Noi, Anemone Reef are some of the popular dive sites. If you wish to swim with underwater marine creatures, there will be no other perfect choice other than the dive sites in Phuket.

The best time

Even though Phuket is an all year destination for scuba diving, the best time to visit this place would be from November to April. The sea is calm, the weather is perfect and there will be less rainfall. From May to October, there will be a greater possibility of having thunderstorms occasionally. For experienced divers, both these seasons would be perfect because there is always something exciting to discover.

Accommodation

If you are on holiday, a good way to indulge in an exhilarating scuba diving experience would be to first make a booking at any of the beachfront luxury hotels Phuket has to offer. One such option that you will come across would be Anantara Layan Phuket Resort which offers some of the most stunning dive sites in the island.

Shark Point

Do you like to swim with a Leopard Shark? Head over to Shark Point to catch a glimpse of the amazing marine life like colourful reef fish, Bambook Sharks, schooling fish, soft corals and more!

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Why You’re Going to Love Doha – City of Grandeur and Splendour!

Impressive skyline fast cars and a luxurious lifestyle this what you’ll get to see when you are in Dubai. It is a country of billionaires and highlife and hub of one of Asia’s most dynamic economies. Read on to know reasons as to why you’re going to love this city when you visit it.

Dubai is one of the best shopping destinations in the world

The Qataris loved to shop and the habit is instilled in their blood. Doha is filled with expansive malls and boutique shops, and you can find almost anything ranging from branded goods to artefacts in Dubai.

It is an emerging metropolis

The city is developing at an astonishing speed. Skyscrapers expansive complexes residential apartments all are being built at a rate you can only imagine. The city has been also selected as the venue to host the football world cup in 2022 and in order to accommodate and impress the guest who arrive here several development projects have been commenced and are being preceded at an astounding pace.

Dubai is a cultural hub

Qataris distinctive culture and traditions are valued across the cities of the great nation and Doha is of no exception. Many cultural events and festivals are celebrated in a grand and traditional way upon visiting Dubai at the right time you can witness these events and you will definitely overjoy by witnessing them.

Plenty of sunshine and plenty of activities to engage in

The Sunkissed land is full of surprises and visitors can enjoy a plethora of outdoor activities when they visit here. You can engage in Desert safaris, go for sailing kayaking and even golf. If you don’t like the sun very much you can indulge yourself in luxurious comforts by staying at a Doha hotel the likes of Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara which will also be a fun thing to do.

 

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The Magnificent River of Chao Phraya – ”The River of Kings”

Named by King Rama the First, the Chao Phraya River is Bangkok’s lifeblood. Today it’s a juxtaposition of the many facets of Thai life and culture while also being a booming tourist hub!

Take a Stroll Along the Phra Arthit Road

Running parallel to the mighty river, this road stretches from Thammasat University and Phra Sumen Fort. Lively bars, cute cafés and a myriad of shops line the street. The ideal time to pay a visit would be during the evenings, with its lively carnival-like atmosphere.

Visit the Pak Khlong Flower Market

Bursting in a riot of colour, the exotic Pak Khlong Flower Market is one of the most pleasant attractions to visit during the early mornings. Here visitors can find the freshest flowers, vegetables, and fruits for fantastic wholesale prices!

Explore the Westerner Quarter

The old westerner quarter harking back to the colonial era is lined with crumbling facades of European architecture and charming antique shops. All of which, boasts of a unique old-world charm that is reminiscent of a bygone era.

Take in the Sights of the River Life Aboard a Vessel

The best way to take in the all the exotic sights that are centred around the river such as the magnificent temples is to book a Chao Phraya river cruise in Bangkok including the likes of Anantara Cruises. Interested parties can choose to do so either during the day or in the evenings.

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Image Credit: Anantara Cruises

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Factors You Must Consider Before Buying a Luxury Villa – A Personal Space to Relax in Style

Buying your very own villa or holiday home, nestled someplace beautiful is a dream many people have. Here are a few tips to make that dream a reality.

It’s all in the Details

When visiting a potential property make sure to investigate every crook and canny to spot any issues such as rodent and termite infestations, rotting floorboards and roofing issues. Make sure to check the garden spaces, garages, rooms and basements. Also inquiring about the locality would prove to be a good idea.

Stick to a Budget

Many southeast Asian countries and regions such as Thailand and Malaysia have many villas for sale for interested buyers. Many Phuket luxury villas for sale including the likes of Infinite Luxury have different properties to suit different budgets.

Take your Own Sweet Time

Liaising with real estate and property agents can be a bit overwhelming especially when they keep constantly pitching the property you’re interested in. Do remember not to be pressured by them and to take your time when making the deal.

Work on your Negotiation Skills

Negotiation play a big part when it comes to real estate and if your good at it, your investment will bring you great satisfaction. Being well versed in the facts surrounding your property, being in on the latest property trends to establishing a good rapport with your agent, will be of great help when it comes to cutting a good deal.

 

 

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Provo Golf Club -Putting on a paradise island

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History
The golf course has been around for 20 years now, but definitely, do not show any sign of wear or tear. The par 72 course is perfectly manicured and has every authentic quality of the Caribbean.

Location
Turks & Caicos is made up of 40 islands and cays, of which only 8 have inhabitants. This luxury golf club is on the island of Providenciales, which is a popular tourist location. The island houses a wide range of eateries, resorts, and attractions; it attracts people of all ages. This 38-mile island is surrounded by white sand beaches and has some of the most luxurious hotels and villas in the world, one of such hotels being COMO Parrot Cay, Turks & Caicos.

Going inside
Regardless of what Caribbean luxury resort you stay at, having a golf course to land a hole in one completes the picture of an ultimate sophistication in a vacation. Adding to the luxury status is the fact that the tee markers in the Provo Golf Club are made from the island’s own conch shells.

Opening hours
The Provo Golf Club is open every day, from 7am until sunset. If you’re an amateur looking to experience golf, no worries, they also have basic golf lessons and you can rent yourself some golf clubs too.

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Explore Island Paradise Langkawi-Revel In Beauty And Adventure

Langkawi’s beauty will take your breath away and aqua sports and other outdoor activities will get you on an adrenaline high.

Langkawi Archipelago and how to get there

 

Langkawi is a 99 island archipelago off the coast of Kedah, Malaysia and has been dubbed as the Jewel of Kedah.

Ferry services operate from the mainland ports of Kuala Kedah and Kuala Perlis and the Thai port Satun. There are also flights to Langkawi from Kuala Lumpur, Penang and Singapore. Langkawi has some of the best hotels &resorts in Malaysia and if you are looking for luxury, peace and tranquility then Berjaya Hotels and Resorts would suit you.

Cable Car and Sky Bridge

The cable car will take you to the summit of Mount Mat Cincang, the second highest peak in Langkawi. Watch stunning panoramas unfold .The Sky Bridge is the longest, bending skybridge in the world.

Aqua Sports

Snorkeling, scuba diving and other aqua sports can be indulged to your heart’s content in Langkawi.

Mangroves and rain forests

The Langkawi mangroves are a unique eco system rich and varied in flora and fauna. The rainforests offer interesting trekking.

Aquarium and the 3d Art Gallery

The Langkawi Underwater World is Malaysia’s largest aquarium and has a 15 meter walk through underwater tunnel. The Art gallery is fully interactive.

Legend

The legend of Masuri , a young girl who died cursing seven generations of Langkawi people is closely interwoven in the archipelago’s culture.

Duty Free Shopping

Langkawi is great for duty free shopping.

 

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