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Things to do in Malaysia

Travel Destination - Eric Anderson - November 16, 2017


Petronas Twin Towers

Petronas Twin Towers is a must to do when you are in Malaysia although you have to remember to book tickets in advance as there’s only a limited number of tickets are available for per day. Petronas Twin Towers is a must to do when you are in Kuala Lumpur. If you want to walk the Sky Bridge and see the observation deck, make sure you book your tickets on online in advance as they sell out fast. Be sure to visit after dusk to get amazing pictures at the base of the towers. If you are a senior citizen take a copy of your passport because they offer them for 50% off entry price.  Night time is the best time for the visit as the lighting both on the towers and the grounds are excellent.

Petronas Twin Towers

Langkawi Sky Cab

The ride to the top (Sky Bridge) is a pretty magnificence. You can see the thick tropical forest, waterfall and the view of Langkawi shoreline are majestic while traveling on Sky Cab. It also stops on the way where you have the option to climb up and enjoys the terrific view. On reaching the top, you’ll have to buy another set of passes for the sky bridge.  The views are breathtaking in Malaysia attractions. There are actually two sky cabs and both the routes are very long and beautiful. It’s highly recommended to try sky cab in Langkawi, its bit expensive but good to the experience.

Langkawi Sky Cab

Sipadan National Park

Sipadan National Park is the gorgeous Malaysian attractions. The place is definitely one of the best dive sites in the world. The name of Sipadan National Park is a simply legendary place for diving with plenty of sharks, turtles, and jackfish as well as loads of others sea species. Sipadan is breathtaking on a clear day, even when the brightness is poor, you can still see sharks and turtles everywhere. Most of the tourist recommended Malaysia tour for the wonderful experience and for your fantastic holidays.

Sipadan National Park

Langkawi Sky Bridge

Sky Bridge in Langkawi is at the top of the Gunung Mat Cincang. You have to first take the cable car to reach the top of the mountain. The ticket costs for MYR 5, if you take the climb down or if you take the funicular, it costs for MYR 15. The Sky Bridge is an engineering marvel. The views from the Langkawi Sky Bridge are breathtaking. You have views of the sea and islands below on one side and of the mountains on the other. The sky bridge is curved and you feel an adrenaline rush walking along it and gazing at the spectacular views below. Make sure that you are going on a clear day or else you may not find the sky bridge or the views obstructed.

Langkawi Sky Bridge

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia is one of the most popular Malaysia attractions and very interesting museum. Visit Islamic Arts Museum for who wants to know more about Islamic history and also to see a lot of old stuff from all times along the history. The scale models of the mosques from various countries were amazing. The shop is a hidden gem with an amazing array of books and souvenirs. It’s a great model of the big mosques from all around the world, examples of early Koranic text/scriptures and a great journey through Islamic history. Definitely, it’s worth for a visit without hesitation.

Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

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Tourist Attractions in Chicago

Travel Destination - Shelia - August 28, 2017

Chicago sightseeing

Chicago is situated in the Midwest. It is a high-spirited metropolitan city comprising of around 3 million people. It is famous for house music, blues, jazz, comedy, shopping, dining, architecture, and fine cultural attractions. Architects such as Louis Sullivan and Frank Lloyd Wright, and artists like Picasso, Mirõ, Dubuffet, and Chagall having left their impressions over here.

This place gives home feels and also known as hubs of Midwest. An attractive city that would blow your mind with its wonderful beauty. There are more than enough Chicago sightseeing places such as world class museum of art and science, sandy beaches, large parks, public art and probably admirable downtown collection of architecture around the world.

Art Institute of Chicago

This museum comprises of thousands of art works. It was opened in 1879 and situated in Chicago’s Grant Park. It is one of the renowned, ancient and largest museums in united states. Around 1.5 million visitors pay a visit to this museum per annum. There is more to see than what you can do in one day.

So if you are planning a visit this city, don’t afford to miss this Chicago tourist attraction. Take out an ample of time for this place. All the art and literature lovers are always crazy to see the arts over here.

Millennium ParkMillennium Park

It is situated in downtown Chicago edged by Michigan avenue. Millennium Park has emerged into one of the most important millennium assignments. It is a 24.5-acre park comprising of class art, music architecture, landscape design, where anything and everything can be experienced from interactional public activities and ice skiing to al fresco dining and classical music presentations.

There is also a serene Lurie Garden which will blow your mind with its serenity. You can enjoy the outdoor gallery and take in a free outdoor show.

Michigan Avenue and the Magnificent Mile

It is one of the most attractive tourist attractions in America. It is a north-south street in Chicago. The magnificent mile is wrapped with a lot of things to do in Chicago, including tourist attractions and more than 50 landmark buildings.

You must enjoy Chicago sightseeing, it’s well-known nightlife and does have a visit to downtown either by bus, boat or trolley. Some of its major tourist attractions are the John Hancock Center, the Wrigley Building, and the Tribune Tower.

Navy Pier

It was opened in 1916 as an amusement park zone and shipping facility. It is now one of the most major tourist attractions in Chicago. It covers 50 acres of distance including gardens, shops, restaurants, concert venues, and parks. This place also has a museum for children. It was reopened in 1995 and since then 180 million visitors have come to enjoy the experiences. All in all, if you want to have an amazing and thrilling experience with children, must come here.

Museum of Science and Industry

It originally is known as the Columbian Museum of Chicago and was founded in 1893. This museum displays the biological and anthropological collections accumulated for the World Columbian Exposition. It was renamed as honor Marshall Field.

This is worth your money for the most part. The mummies and dinosaurs are displayed spectacularly. They had a beautiful gem exhibit. It is a lot to see!

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Can you Earn Money While you Travel?

Travel Destination - Shelia - April 23, 2017

If you are looking to travel for fun and earn some extra cash while on the go, there are several options for that. Whether it is blogging or bartending or sports betting on sites, there are options aplenty. While these jobs will not make you super rich, they can help you fund your trips quite well. Continue Reading

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Minnesota Attractions to Visit

Travel Destination - Shelia - March 25, 2017

Minnesota Attractions

In the Midwestern United States is Minnesota, known for being the Land of 10,000 Lakes. In all actuality, there are considerably a larger number of lakes than that in Minnesota! Plainly, Minnesota is an incredible place for the individuals who appreciate water sports. What’s more, Minnesota is home to various delightful urban areas, grand national parks and a portion of the best shopping openings in the nation. Here is a gander at the Minnesota attractions to visit. Continue Reading

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Vermont not to miss – Explore with Friends

Travel Destination - Shelia - March 14, 2017

Vermont not to miss

Vermont is an express that asks to be shot. The whole state resembles a tremendous picture postcard that is loaded with grand excellence every step of the way, notable structures and towns that are viewed as a portion of the prettiest in the United States. Fall is a joy as the leaves turn their perfect hues. Winter is incredible for skiing and snow exercises. Spring and summer offer a plenty of celebrations and outdoor activities, for example, outdoors and climbing. That is correct, Vermont has it all. Continue Reading

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