Colosseum entrance – tickets, entry gates, entry times

Colosseum entrance

Are you holidaying in Rome and planning to visit the Colosseum?  All visitors entering the attraction must buy entrance tickets, which thankfully are not very costly.  Entry to the Roman Forum and Palatine Hill are included with the Colosseum entrance ticket at no extra cost.  And since the ticket is valid for more than one … Read more

View from Passion facade tower at Sagrada Familia

View from Passion facade tower

Of the three facades that architect Antoni Gaudi had planned for Sagrada Familia Cathedral, two – the Passion facade and the Nativity facade – are complete. The Glory facade, which represents Christ’s eternal glory, is yet to be completed. The Passion facade faces the west and represents the suffering of Christ during his crucifixion.  While … Read more

How to go from Park Guell to Sagrada Familia

Park Guell to Sagrada Familia

Most tourists in Barcelona visit both Sagrada Familia and Park Guell on the same day. Barcelona experts say it is best to start with Park Guell in the morning and go to Sagrada Familia in the evening. If you think otherwise, you can check out how to go from Sagrada Familia to Park Guell. Park Guell … Read more

View from Nativity facade tower at Sagrada Familia

View from Nativity facade tower

You can enjoy two views from the Nativity facade tower of Sagrada Familia, and both are equally stunning. First, you will see Gaudi’s intricate sculptures on the Nativity facade. Gaudi took a particular interest in these sculptures, and it shows. The second reason to go up is the fantastic view of Barcelona’s Eastern side, the … Read more

How to go from Sagrada Familia to Park Guell

Sagrada Familia to Park Guell

Many Gaudi fans visiting Barcelona choose to visit both Sagrada Familia and Park Guell on the same day. They prefer to start their day at the under-construction church and then go from Sagrada Familia to Park Guell. Sagrada Familia and Park Guell in one day If you manage your time at each attraction well, you … Read more

Cancun Mexico weather – best time to visit Cancun

Cancun weather

If you love the sun, Cancun in Mexico is a year-round vacation destination for you. Out of the 365 days in a year, Cancun, Mexico, receives sunshine on approximately 250 days. However, certain times of the year are better for a holiday in Cancun, Mexico, than others. For instance, during the summer months, the weather … Read more

Best river cruises in India for families and kids

River cruises in India

The rivers and backwaters of India have started attracting tourists from the World over. Indian river cruising has started booming in the last decade or so. So much so that the Indian tourism industry is trying to come up with interesting river cruise packages every year. Some prefer to sail gently along watching the greenery … Read more