Arabian Wildlife Center – UAE’s Only Indoor Sanctuary

When the hotter winds start blowing in the UAE, travelers inside the country put away their walking shoes and hope for the summer months to pass soon so they can head outdoors again. But the Arabian Wildlife Center doesn’t need winter months for visitors to get outdoors and see wildlife up close because this place is the only indoor zoo in UAE that boasts endangered … Continue reading Arabian Wildlife Center – UAE’s Only Indoor Sanctuary

Top 4 Best Adventurous Things to do in Maldives

Relaxing Maldives is synonyms with honeymoon and romantic getaways. But these pristine waters hold much more than a couple’s ideal trip. With emerald green trees and azure blue waters that meet an equally blue sky, the Maldives is your go to-spot for some adventure with wildlife and to spend some quality time with nature. So if you are wondering what to do in Maldives other … Continue reading Top 4 Best Adventurous Things to do in Maldives

Top Places to See in Mysore – A City of Rich History & The Land of a Freedom Fighter

If a trip to India is on your list then a visit without stopping by at Mysore would be incomplete. A land of rich history, an old kingdom ruled by a fierce freedom fighter, and a huge, dazzling castle with intricate works from all over the world are just a few of the Mysore attractions you’ll love. Holding some of the most famous monuments in … Continue reading Top Places to See in Mysore – A City of Rich History & The Land of a Freedom Fighter

Ancient Mayan City of Chichen Itza: Witness Mayan Magic, & A Culture of Blood Sacrifices

An ancient civilization of power, precise calculations, ceremonial architectures, and culture of gods and sacrifices – that’s what the Mayans were known for and that’s what you will see at the famous Mayan ruins of Chichén Itzá. The name Chichen means “from the mouth of the well” referring to the cenote found in the city and Itza was the name of the tribe that ruled over the place. … Continue reading Ancient Mayan City of Chichen Itza: Witness Mayan Magic, & A Culture of Blood Sacrifices

Visit Urbino: A Town Untouched By Modernity

Sitting quietly and tucked between hills of central Italy, Urbino is one of the most ancient places in Italy that has gone untouched by many tourists. A city that still remains exactly as it was during its time in the Renaissance era. The same beige bricked buildings, street roads made for horse-carts, old stairways, houses, walls, and windows that were built in the 15th century … Continue reading Visit Urbino: A Town Untouched By Modernity

Al Rafisah Dam – Boating, Hiking, and an Archeological Site

A blue lake that sits cozily between the tall stretch of dark brown Khorfakkan mountains, Al Rafisah Dam is one of the must-visit places in UAE that satisfies your nature cravings. This dam, a man-made Khorfakkan lake, was built in the 1980s and gathers water from wadis around the area. It only opened up to the public lately with a number of new and really … Continue reading Al Rafisah Dam – Boating, Hiking, and an Archeological Site

1200 Happy Stone Statues Surround Otagi Nenbutsu ji Temple

Whimsical, fairytale-ish, and a spiritual environment that looks like it gave inspiration to the stone trolls in the Frozen animation movie, the Otagi Nenbutsu ji Temple is one of the most underrated places in Kyoto and is unlike the usually serious and solemn Buddhist temples in Japan or anywhere else for that matter. Instead, you will be surrounded by thousands of happy and amusing faces … Continue reading 1200 Happy Stone Statues Surround Otagi Nenbutsu ji Temple

UAE Flower Farm: A Garden Between The Mountains

A field of lavenders, marigolds, and vivid colors spreads across the area, making the UAE Flower Farm (or RAK Flower Farm) one of the most beautiful green places in UAE where nature lovers and garden enthusiasts can feast their eyes with an abundant array of flora. Although it’s called RAK Flower Farm, this beautiful UAE flower garden is located in Masafi. Follow the route map … Continue reading UAE Flower Farm: A Garden Between The Mountains

7 Essential Hiking Gear for Beginners

One of the most fun activities to do for nature-lovers, walkers, and outdoor explorers, hiking is a popular sport for most travelers. It’s where walking meets adventure and an experience that brings plenty of stories to tell. If you aren’t one of the proud hikers yet but would love to get started on the trail, but don’t know exactly what to have for hiking, here … Continue reading 7 Essential Hiking Gear for Beginners

The Mangrove Trail in Kalba: What to Expect & Things to Do

A fascinating area with a patch of forest that’s been inhabiting the deserts of UAE for 300 years, the Kalba mangroves are finally open to visitors after the place has been closed down for a decade. The mangrove forest emerged from a creek and is situated in the midst of an azure lagoon that shines with the reflection of the sunlight. The mangroves are home … Continue reading The Mangrove Trail in Kalba: What to Expect & Things to Do