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5 Boardwalks to Visit on Your Next Beach Getaway

Best Destinations - Amanda - February 15, 2018

If you head straight for the boardwalk when you find yourself in a beach town, you’re not alone. From Ferris wheels to souvenir shops, boardwalks are filled with exciting things to enjoy. For many of us, they’re also nostalgic reminders of summer adventures and family vacations.

Boardwalks across the country tend to hold a few things in common, but that doesn’t mean they’re all the same. A few stand out from the crowd as truly spectacular attractions. To show you what we mean, here are five examples. Continue Reading

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A Weekend Trip Just for the Girls on Sanibel Island

Best Destinations - Amanda - February 15, 2018

If you’re planning a weekend trip just for the girls, book your trip to Sanibel Island, Florida. Sanibel offers luxury accommodations, beach activities, and a lively nightlife scene that even the most discerning travelers will love. Continue Reading

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5 Fun Winter Destinations to Visit with Kids

Best Destinations, Getting Lost - Amanda - January 17, 2018

Winter Destinations to Visit with Kids

It’s nearly every child’s dream to experience snow at some point in their lifetime. Whether it’s because of watching their favorite films or the idea of building a snowman, many a child wants to experience the joy of playing in white powder. Whether you decide to road trip in an RV rental or book some flights, you may be looking for ways to make their dream come true. Continue Reading

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Thailand Travel Guide- Ensure Your Tour to This Famous Place.

Best Destinations - Eric Anderson - January 6, 2018

Thailand is a place filled with a mix of modern and old ruins making a famous place for tourists to enjoy. Thailand destinations are visited by people all around the world making it a popular destination in Southeast Asia. The beaches here are much known throughout the world and Island also makes a good impression to take part in visiting Thailand destinations.

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As Thailand destinations have a number of visiting and popular places, a small list to make help you while deciding the holiday destination ideas are given below:

Ayuthaya

This old fascinating park is also one of the UNESCO world heritage sites. Thailand destinations offer you a great freedom to see the beautiful and fascinating palaces, Buddha statues, and temples. There is a major tourist attraction which is the overgrown Buddha Head behind the temple. Ayutthaya kingdom was also known as Siam kingdom.

This head is also the iconic image of Ayuthaya and there are also some other places to visit they are WatPhrasisanphet, Watchaiwatthanaram, and watPhra ram temple.

 Floating market

A damnoensaduak floating market as the name says it is a market alongside a stream with people swarming in a long – tail boats purchasing and enjoying. It is one of its kind with a new experience in purchasing.

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There are various items like food, clothing, and souvenirs to purchase and also it is best to go to market around 6 to 6:30 am where you can enjoy the breakfast. Coconut pancakes, spring rolls, stir-fried dishes, and noodles are some dishes. Souvenir shops are also available in these Thailand destinations.

Elephant Nature Park

This park is one of the famous and tourist attracted Thailand destinations. This was established with the motive of rescuing for injured and elderly elephants, later it became a most visiting Thailand destination. The elephants are made to roam free, feed and bathe so people can get the amazing view of the natural habitat of an elephant.

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Tourist can also bathe the elephants which makes it a wonderful place to be visited along with family or friends.

 Khao Yai national park

One of the UNESCO world heritage and also third largest national park in the Thailand destinations which makes it the oldest. This place has a variety of flora and fauna which has a unique beauty for the nature lovers.

Asian elephants, giant hornbill, and white-handed gibbons are some of the major attraction in this park.

This place also offers hiking and trekking so it is best to have a guide. Many hotels and restaurants are present outside the park.

Thailand Islands

This place makes an attractive place for the tourist in the Thailand destinations mainly because of its party atmosphere and beautiful beaches. There are also a large number of resorts built along the coast surrounded by an abundance of tropical plant life along with rain forests. The nights can be enjoyed with lots of fun and dance in these famous Thailand destinations.

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Thailand destinations are filled with attractive places for the photography enthusiast and travel freaks.

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Experience a Maharaja style stay at Fort Jadhavgadh Heritage Hotel, Pune

Best Destinations, Travel Tips - Amanda - January 4, 2018

Westerners and many of the elite Indians would like to be pampered as a king whenever they stay in palatial hotels and resorts that are not far away from big cities. There is one such vacation destination option in fort jadhavgadh on the outskirts of Pune, the second biggest city in the state of Maharashtra, India and a four hours ride from Mumbai, the economic capital of India. It was a fort once, built for the kings of Marathas and now converted into a palatial heritage hotel where you will breathe the air of royal Marathas while staying in any one of the kingly accommodations and experience the true royal hospitality extended to the guests.

Location of Jadhavgadh

Map link: https://www.google.com/maps/@18.395688,74.002549,15z?hl=en-US

It is right on the Hadapsar-Saswad road and is 22 km from Pune City.

Before we look at the various types of accommodations in the fort turned resort, let us look at all the amenities of the hotel.

Amenities:

The hotel offers every modern0day amenities that we are used to that include Internet, restaurant, emergency medical service, and more,

Special hospitalities:

A modern spa where you get several kinds of body treatments such as tissue massage, Thai body massage, and hot stone massage to name a few.

Different types of accommodation

The staying options in Fort Jadhavgadh are starting from Maharaja Suite to royal tents.

Maharaja suite

Obviously, the most expensive, the Maharaja suite will match all your expectations. The view of the countryside and the distant hills from this top floor suite is said to be panoramic. The bathroom is fitted with a couple bathtub which means it can easily accommodate a couple. A true royal facility indeed!

Maharani suite

The royal spouse of the king must have originally stayed at this location because whoever stays in the Maharani suite can directly enter the spa for a personal pampering. The bathroom comes with a steam room.

Museum suite

It is situated one floor above the internal museum. The specialty of this museum suite is the free-standing bathtub in the bathroom.

Varsh suite

Ah, this is a superb facility in Fort Jadhavgadh heritage hotel. I think the rain shower room is one of a kind in India if not the world.

The rain shower room is actually an open-to-sky bathing area. The guests can enjoy a hot or cold shower while looking up the blue sky or gazing at the moon and stars depending on the time of the shower. Chhavni- Royal Tent

Sure it is a tent made of white fabric but look at the image below.

Wow! What a spacious looking tent. It is aptly named as ‘royal tent’. I could see a small wash basin too inside the tent..

Neem forest cottages

The 4 air-conditioned cottages are built amidst the Neem trees whose air is said to be medicinal.

Food

To satisfy your hunger and quench your thirst, there are several restaurants and bar. The ‘Aangan’ is an open-air dining area that serves authentic Maharashtra food and the Kund is a poolside bar

Conclusion:

Fort Jadhavgadh hotel is an ideal royal holiday resort near Mumbai and very close to Pune.

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