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Oklahoma: 7 Must-See Attractions You Need To Visit In The Cherokee State

Oklahoma is known as the “land rush” state. It’s an area that is rich with history and is the home of the Native American Cherokee tribe. If you’re planning on seeing what America has to offer, there is much to see and do in the state of Oklahoma. For a start, you could begin your road trip by traveling along the historic Route 66. You could also take a drive along the picturesque Talimena Drive. It’s a 54-mile scenic drive that takes you along the ridge of the Ouachita Mountains. Of course, you will want to take in some of the many other attractions that Oklahoma has to offer. The following are seven must-see places that you should add to your itinerary: Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum The sad truth about Oklahoma City is that it’s often notable for the 1995 bombing that claimed 168 lives. As a lasting tribute to those that died, the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum got set up. It offers visitors the chance to learn more about how …

6 Things You Have To Do While In Cuba

The Caribbean Island of Cuba makes a fantastic place for a post-summer getaway. It’s wonderfully tropical, has an array of sandy beaches, and plenty to see and do. It might be a somewhat underrated travel destination, but it should be at the top of every traveler’s destination list. Purely because of how beautiful a place it is. If you’re going to take a trip to Cuba, it’s important to get the planning right. There’s no better way to experience this amazing place than in style. That’s why, if you’re going to take a trip to Cuba, it’s a good idea to take a look at the luxury Cuban holidays that are on offer, so that you can experience this amazing country in style. Because it has so much to offer, many travelers aren’t sure where to start when they arrive on the island. So to help you plan the most amazing trip below is a list of six things you have to do while you’re sunning it up in Cuba. Visit Havana It would be …

5 Less Well-Known Places You Need To Visit In America!

Millions of people visit the US every year to go to popular places such as New York, Vegas, and Florida, but some real gems are less well-known places to visit. Here are 5 less well-known places you need to visit in America. Wyoming One top place in America you may not have heard about is Wyoming. It’s a stunning state which is full of mountains. It’s also home to several national parks that are a must-see if you love nature. Yellowstone National Park to the north of the area has some amazing rivers and canyons. You can also visit Grand Teton National Park, which is great for hiking and fishing. You will be able to spot some elk, bears and eagles, and as this article reveals, the awe-inspiring landscape is something you don’t want to miss. Oklahoma City Another less well-known place in America you need to visit is Oklahoma City. It’s full of history that you will want to find out more about. You can visit the Oklahoma City National Memorial, which is dedicated to …

Living life to the fullest in Queenstown

Photo: Queenstown Harbour by Paul Balfe Looking like a small town from afar, Queenstown or Tāhuna in its Māori name is a complete show-off given its surrounding indigo heights that are framed around by the meandering curves of Lake Wakatipu. The small New Zealand city wears its Global Adventure Capital badge proudly by offering every visitor extreme sports and activities they can try here. Last year, Queenstown remained to be the number of regional centre in the country as international traveller expenditure made a record-breaking 25% surge. Perhaps, it has helped that the city is known for the Lord Of The Rings territory, where a number of film-related tours are offered to visitors. Photo: Gondola and Luge Track in Queenstown, NZ by Morgan Burke Whether you are visiting the small NZ city for a while or for good, here are some ways on how you can make the most of your stay in this adventure packed destination. Plan where to stay There are plenty of great choices for accommodation in the popular city of New Zealand. In fact, Queenstown …

Holidaying In England: What Are The Best Things To Do In The North?

When people think of their ideal holiday destinations in Europe, they often think of France, Spain or Switzerland. Where European holidays are concerned, these are the giants of the game. In fact, the thought of spending a bit of time in Paris is pretty appealing. Still, there is one destination that should also be on that list: England. Okay, London might get a lot of tourism and have some great sights, but what about the rest of the country? What about the North of England? Maybe it isn’t as glamorous, but it is certainly full of character and amazing things to do. Hiking The North of England is where some of the best trails are situated. Up North, as they like to say up North, is where you will find the beautiful Lake District and The Cairngorms, the biggest national park in Britain. Needless to say, the walking and hiking opportunities are second to none. Plus, once you have finished you can go for a ‘cheeky pint’ in a homely pub and enjoy the atmosphere …

VEGAS: Bellagio Conservatory

Some of you have asked me what to do & see in Vegas. I would definitely put the Bellagio Conservatory on your list. The photos above are from my 1st trip to Vegas which was during Labor Day Weekend. The slideshow bellow was from my last trip to Vegas back in February 2012 right after the Chinese New Year. I probably have more photos of the Conservatory from another Vegas trip, but my Vegas photos are organized the Hangover way. The entrance is free & the conservatory is located inside the beautiful & elegant Bellagio hotel. Here is a schedule of Themes for this year at the Conservatory: Chinese New Year  Jan 9 – Mar 1 Spring Celebration  March 20 – May 11 Summer Garden  May 15 – Sept 7 Autumn Harvest  Sept 18 – Nov 30 Winter Holiday  Dec 4 – Jan 8, 2016