New 7 Wonders of the World

  1. Christ the Redeemer- An Art Deco statue of Jesus Christ in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, created by Polish-French sculptor Paul Landowski and built by the Brazilian engineer Heitor da Silva Costa, in collaboration with the French engineer Albert Caquot
  2. Taj Mahal – an ivory-white marble mausoleum on the south bank of the Yamuna river in the Indian city of Agra.
  3. Machu Picchu – a 15th-century Inca citadel situated on a mountain ridge 2,430 metres (7,970 ft) above sea level. It is located in the Cusco Region, Urubamba Province, Machupicchu District in Peru, above the Sacred Valley, which is 80 kilometres (50 mi) northwest of Cuzco and through which the Urubamba River flows.
  4. Chichen Itza – also known as the Temple of Kukulcan, is a Mesoamerican step-pyramid that dominates the center of the Chichen Itza archaeological site in the Mexican state of Yucatán.
  5. Colosseum – Built of concrete and sand, it is the largest amphitheatre ever built. The Colosseum is situated just east of the Roman Forum. Construction began under the emperor Vespasian in AD 72, and was completed in AD 80 under his successor and heir Titus.
  6. Great Wall of China – a series of fortifications made of stone, brick, tamped earth, wood, and other materials, generally built along an east-to-west line across the historical northern borders of China to protect the Chinese states and empires against the raids and invasions of the various nomadic groups of the Eurasian Steppe.
  7. Petra – A historical and archaeological city in southern Jordan. The city is famous for its rock-cut architecture and water conduit system. Another name for Petra is the Rose City due to the color of the stone out of which it is carved.

Best Holiday Destinations this 2017

Whether you want a long-haul summer holiday or a short Easter break, here are ten destinations where you’ll get the most bang you get for your travel buck.

Vietnam

Known for its beaches, rivers, Buddhist pagodas and bustling cities.

Indonesia

Made up of thousands of volcanic islands, is home to hundreds of ethnic groups speaking many different languages. It’s known for beaches, volcanoes, Komodo dragons and jungles sheltering elephants, orangutans and tigers

Philippines

A Southeast Asian country in the Western Pacific, comprising more than 7,000 islands.

Bulgaria

A Balkan nation with diverse terrain encompassing Black Sea coastline, a mountainous interior and rivers, including the Danube.

Hungary

Its cityscape is studded with architectural landmarks from Buda’s medieval Castle Hill and grand neoclassical buildings along Pest’s Andrássy Avenue to the 19th-century Chain Bridge.

 

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Greek Islands

The main characteristic of Greece’s morphology and an integral part of the country’s culture and tradition.

Italy’s foot

A home to the Vatican as well as landmark art and ancient ruins.

Nicaragua

A Central American nation known for its dramatic terrain of lakes, volcanoes and beaches.

Portugal

Its location on the Atlantic Ocean has influenced many aspects of its culture: salt cod and grilled sardines are national dishes, the Algarve’s beaches are a major destination and much of the nation’s architecture dates to the 1500s–1800s

Fiji

It’s famed for rugged landscapes, palm-lined beaches and coral reefs with clear lagoons.

Palawan, Philippines

Known all over the world as the Philippine’s last ecological frontier. Home of lofty mountains, unspoilt rainforests and the world’s longest underground

 

Top 5 tips to consider when flying with children

Many people cancel their vacation because of their small children. They think it’s going to be impossible to fly with children. However, with the following advice, you will be able to have a great vacation with your young one.

Sort out your seats

It is better to fly with an airline which lets you pre-book your seats. There are websites which let you pick the seats before flying. The seat you are going to book depends on your need, whether you want to be the first one to get off the plane after landing, or need more leg space, or need to seat near the toilet. With a child having more leg room is an important factor to consider. If possible, it is a good idea to get an additional seat for your toddler.

Do the packing wisely

You should consider things like food spills, sickness, etc. before flying. Make sure that you are ready for any incident. You should remember to take baby wipes, medication, plastic bags, extra clothing, etc. in your hand luggage. You should of inflatable pillow. You can ask for a wheelchair at the airport if you find it difficult to walk with your toddler.

Make sure your luggage is properly secured

Many people write their name and address on the luggage. This will grab attention, and people might break into your house. So, avoid writing these. Put colored ribbons or something to identify your luggage. You can buy a luggage tracker and track your luggage using apps on your mobile device.

Pre-book security fast track and priority boarding

As you are carrying toddler or children, long wait in the queue may annoy them, and they may start crying. To avoid such situation, you should pre-book the security fast track. This option lets you avoid lengthy queues at the security. You can go for priority boarding so that you can get enough room to keep all your hand luggage before the compartments fill up.

Timely feeding

Small children may get uncomfortable due to change in air pressure. You should feed your child when there is no fluctuation in air pressure. You can give your child a lollypop to suck during taking off and landing.

These tips will help you to travel comfortably with your toddler. You won’t have the worst travel experience after all if you follow this advice.