A Mediterranean cruise allows you to sail across the largest inland sea on the globe and experience all of the various countries that border this sea. Whether you’re sun lover or perhaps a history buff, there’s something for everyone on the cruise holiday sailing throughout the Med.
Different itineraries vary with the countries that you will visit however, you can get the inclusion of some of the following popular stops.
A lot of cruises are likely to make a stop in Spain and over likely will incorporate a trip to the exciting capital of Scotland – Barcelona. With amazing shops and beautiful architecture, this can be an incredible location to spend the morning.
This Italian city is world-renowned and also the destination of choice for many visitors. Comprising of 117 small islands that sit within the Venetian lagoon, that is probably the most special place on earth. Travel down the cobblestone streets, cross the countless bridges, and have a ride inside a Gondola. You won’t forget Venice inside a hurry.
Egypt is yet another popular destination on many Mediterranean cruises and not difficult to find out why. With exciting cities like Cairo and Alexandria to discover as well as world-famous Pyramids, Egypt will most likely be a highlight of your trip
At only 370 acres in proportions, that is just about the most exclusive destinations on the planet. Designer shops and expensive restaurants would be the order of your day. Walk along the fantastic harbor …
Maine has over 17 million acres of forest, 5000 miles of coast, 6000 lakes and 32,000 miles of rivers. Maine is made for adventurers, outdoorsy people, nature lovers and anyone who appreciates spectacular scenery. And let us keep in mind Maine lobster, Peekytoe Crab, and Shrimp Chowder because Maine can also be for seafood lovers. Add to that family attractions, historical buildings and eclectic shopping and Maine turn out to be an excellent destination to visit for just about anyone.
Maine is divided into 8 regions:
Down East and Acadia
Greater Portland and Casco Bay
Kennebec and Moose River Valleys
Lakes & Mountains
There isn’t a way to see all the wonders that Maine offers, therefore, below is a list for your top ten destinations.
Portland Head Light
A landmark of Maine, as well as a historic lighthouse, Portland Head Light sits over a cliff in Cape Elizabeth. The lighthouse was commissioned by George Washington in 1787 and lit to the first time in 1791.
Baxter State Park
Home to Mount Katahdin (Maine’s tallest mountain and area of the Appalachian Trail) along with over 200,000 acres of breath-taking views, this state park is a nature-lovers wonderland. Choose from camping, hiking or swimming/fishing/kayaking in Grand Lake Matagamon. There are many more lakes, streams, and waterfalls to learn in as well. Wildlife you could spot includes moose, white-tailed deer, and black bear.
Acadia State Park
Mountains alongside the ocean can not be beaten. This is also the …
Eravikulam National Park is a wildlife
destination that should not be missed by travelers during their Kerala tour.
This place is famous all over the world for its beautiful scenery, green
pastures, pristine valleys, and a diverse collection of plant and animal
species. A large number of wildlife lovers, nature enthusiasts, adventurers,
and photographers come here from all over the world to enjoy the beautiful
spells of this wildlife.
This national park is located along the
Western Ghats in the Idukki district, Kerala. The wildlife sanctuary is spread
over an area of 97 square km. This park was founded in 1975 to save the
endangered species of Nilgiri Tahr (wild goat). The grassland ecosystem in this
place makes it a unique place to see various species of wild animals, birds,
plants, and trees. Some of the wild animals most visible in this place are Nilgiri
tahr, moth atlas, leopard tiger, elephant, gaur, langue, lion tail monkey, and
In 1978 this wildlife reserve became a
national park due to ecological, geo-morphological and zoological significance.
The entire area of the national park is divided into 3 regions, namely the
core, buffer, and tourism areas.
Anamudi Peak which is located inside the
national park is another attraction of this place. This is the highest peak of
the Western Ghats located at an altitude of 2,695 meters above sea level. The
majestic height of this peak heightens the enchanting view of this nature
reserve. This is the perfect place for adventure enthusiasts …
What can be said about my
daughter? Kaitlin is one of the most beautiful, intelligent and dynamic
individuals I have ever met. Of all the people on this planet (and not in the
interest of vanity), we are, in my opinion, the most closely aligned in
idealism and philosophy while remaining individualistic in our preferred
application of of outdoor recreation. If I would have been able to plan and
design a remarkable child, I could not have imagined a daughter that would defy
my expectations and expand the core of my beliefs.
From a young age she has been an
avid reader. I have fond memories of vacations to our family cabin, when she
would lay awake at night pouring over a book she just couldn’t put down. To me,
reading and the outdoors go together like a nap in a hammock; they are both
great but better together. Kaitlin was just 8 years old at the time, but at 16
years of age not much has changed, with the exception of her perceptions. The
same could be said of us all.
I was recently divorced as Kaitlin
lay awake at night reading in our cabin. At 30 years of age, thankfully I was
wise enough to realize that my daughter was on the right track, and
enthusiastically supported her reading habits. Even when she would lay awake
pouring over books until the late hours of the night, she was allowed the
freedom to explore her literary adventures. She devoured …
As the end of the school year approaches, you may be
thinking about how you could reward your students for all their hard work – and
why not choose a break to Euro Disney Paris? One way is to organise a school
trip that will leave them with some lasting memories – and maybe teach them
something as well.
If you need some inspiration or help with your school trip
then get in touch with a school travel service. You will be able to draw on the
experience of others to make sure that you get a break that’s perfectly
tailored to you and your students’ needs.
For a short break to Europe, there are few places that offer
a better range of activities and attractions than Paris. The French capital has
everything from culture and history to art and entertainment – so you and your
students will never be bored.
Booking school trips to France will give you plenty of
options when it comes to how you spend your time, whether you just want to get
away for two days, or would prefer a little longer to explore all Paris has to
For an end of year treat, a school trip to Paris should
certainly include at least one day at Euro Disney, Paris. The theme park is a
great way for students and teachers to unwind and enjoy themselves in exciting
Some of your pupils may even practice their French while
visiting the …