Monthly Archives: May 2014

Having great time on World Travel

When it comes to choose a place for travel on vacations with friends and/or family, everyone wants to go on a world tour because of the unlimited exposure. However, it is not at all possible for many groups due to lack of vacations. This world is too large and to travel the whole world, you may need many months or may be years depending upon where you want to visit in this world and in how depth you want to explore each destination.

For those, who have a very limited time, for example one month or 45 days can contact a tour and travel agency that offers different world travel packages for different needs of the people. Yes, as already stated this world is too large, we cannot just travel to whole world in just 30 to 45 days therefore, travel agencies design different packages as per their needs. For example, worlds of wonder package will let tourists to visit different countries where these wonders are. In addition to having you visit these wonders the package will include many more destinations that you may want to visit. Like this, each package will have something different to offer and therefore, the cost will also vary.

So, you can select a package as per your budget, vacation timings, and places you want to travel. When you are all done to explore the world, you must also need to do some preparations like gather information about the weather of the places you will be visiting and accordingly prepare your travel bag with required clothes and accessories. For example, if you are coming to India in months of May and June, then you need not to carry winter wears because these days are hot. Likewise, if you are going to Switzerland then you must have winter wear with you because there you will be having cold weather. You can also ask the travel agency about what type of clothes and accessories you should carry with you so that you need not to compromise with your enjoyment.

A Brief Historical Information about Thailand

Located at the center of the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia, Thailand is formerly known as the Kingdom of Thailand. It has a total span of 513,000 Km2 and due to such big area it is the 51st largest country in this world. Apart from the area, it has 65 million people which make it the 20th most populous country in the world.

Bangkok is the capital of Thailand and apart from that, it is the largest city of Thailand, which attracts millions of tourists worldwide. It is not only the capital but also a political, commercial, cultural, and industrial hub of Thailand. Thailand is known for its tourism, manufacturing, and agriculture sectors. With a rapid growth in these sectors, today, it is ranked second in the United Nations Human Development Index.

United Nations Human Development Index majors the quality of life based on life expectancy and income. This is a thing to be proud for Thai people. They have made it and their tourism sector has been playing an important role in this growth.

Thailand is big geography. Its north is cover with mountains and the area is famous as Thai highlands. The largest part in Thai highlands is Thanon Thong Chai Range, which is 8415 ft from the sea level. Where the north is mountainous, the center of Thailand is flat and is covered maximum by Chao Phraya River. The Chao Phraya River gets into the Gulf of Thailand. Andaman Sea is also in Thailand and is considered the most valuable natural resource because of the islands it has. Due to islands like Phuket, Krabi, Ranong, and Trang, it has always been attracting people from all over the world. And, due to this attraction, these island have some of the most beautiful and attractive resorts of this world.

Travel to Korea and get benefited from Tax Refund Policy

If you are planning to travel to Korea this vacation instead of any other part of the world, then this news will make you happy. Korean government has recently announced Tax Redound Policy according to which all taxes applied on hotel stays will be given back to the tourist. This policy is in effect from 1st April 2014. While this is great Travel news for people coming to Korea for vacations from different corners of the world, this policy will not give any benefit to the people who will visit Korea on work visa.

There are certain eligibility criteria to get refund of all taxes applied on your hotel stay bills therefore, you must confirm at hotel if you fall in the list of eligible traveller. If yes, then you must avail this benefit and use the amount you will get as refund for some extra shopping and fun. While you can confirm everything at hotel when you check in, here are a few points that you may want to consider before you travel to Korea.

Benefit of Tax Refund Policy will be given to independent travellers who will visit Korea for vacations and holidays. If you are visiting Korea on a Work Permit / Visa then you are not eligible for the benefits of Tax Refund Policy. Apart from this, if you are an independent traveller but you stay there for more than 6 months then even you will not get benefits of this policy, as this policy is for those who will stay there for less than 6 months. Tax Refund policy will incur initial cost of the hotel, which may include breakfast as well, but extra room charges and extra service and benefits are not covered under the refund policy. You may also confirm tax refund policy and its benefits at the airport before booking a room in a hotel.