Visiting Small Towns of France

France is one of the most frequented tourist destinations of the world, visited by over 83 million travelers every year. It is blessed with geographical diversities, offering different amazing experiences during France holidays. Some of the greatest treasures of Europe are hidden in various French cities. It has played an important role in shaping the history of Europe and has been its significant part since late Middle Ages. The country possessed one of the largest colonial empires from the early 19th till 20th century. It is a place of contrasts as it has a large number of cultural places listed in the UNESCO World Heritage List on one hand and Paris – the fashion capital – on the other. This country is a perfect place for people looking for variety in their travel trip. Apart from famous places like French Rivera, Castles of Normandy, Loire Valle, Brittany and Atlantic beaches, the small towns of the country also feature beautiful and interesting attractions.

Most Attractive Small Towns in France

Kaysersberg
Kaysersberg

Kaysersberg, falling in the Alsace region, is popular for its wine trails and is one of the classic stops for visiting historic monuments. The Albert Schweitzer Birthplace and Museum is among the main attractions of this town.

Brantome
Brantome

Brantome is another town across the River Dronne having old and narrow streets. Tourists can visit the Benedictine Abbey, built between cliffs and the river. They can climb the cliff to see Troglodytic, which is the oldest part of the abbey built on the top of it. Featuring a medieval basilica with frescos and Gallo-Roman mosaic floor, the town of Brioude can be visited by tourists. It is a lovely place, which becomes vibrant and lively every Saturday, when a bustling market is organised.

Brioude
Brioude

To see the monolithic church built back in the 11th century, travellers can go to Saint Emilion, almost 35 km from Bordeaux.

Saint Emilion
Saint Emilion

This monolithic is the second largest underground church of the world. Louhans is in the centre of Bresse Bourguignonne, where 15th-century arcades can be seen on either sides of the main streets. The historic Renaissance Pharmacy and Hospital can be a point of interest for history lovers.

 

Le Cateau in Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Le Cateau in Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Le Cateau in Nord-Pas-de-Calais houses a brewery museum and the ancient British post, respectively. Beautiful cobbled streets of the small town add to its beauty. Travellers can visit Loches and its medieval fortress – representing architecture and design of that era.

Camaret-sur-Mer
Camaret-sur-Mer

Camaret-sur-Mer in Brittany has a small fishing port, where tourists can relax and spend their leisure time. Apart from it, 17th-century fortifications and beaches can also be explored by people taking an extensive France tour.

Argentat
Argentat

Argentat is a small and delightful village situated on the banks of Dordogne River in the Limousin region. Travellers can also visit and explore the ancient houses on the quayside. Medieval Cathedral and Archaeological Museum of Saint Paul Trois Châteaux are just a few kilometres from Suze-la-Rousse – a commune is the Drone department with impressive castles.

Suze-la-Rousse
Suze-la-Rousse

Efficient transport system of the country allows tourists to get into these districts quite conveniently.

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The Unparalleled Art and History of Rome

Rome, the ultimate destination for art and history lovers, is also one of the most populated cities of the European Union. Located in the central-west region of the Italian Peninsula, it is the capital of its namesake province as well as Italy. The city has been the home of renowned artists like Raphael, Bramante and Bernini. It is often called The Eternal City, showcasing ancient Roman architecture and culture. Rome tours, which include visits to historical sites representing Baroque and Renaissance architecture, often take tourists back to the ancient times. Rome holds the status of a Global City and many of its historic centres are parts of the World Heritage List of UNESCO. Apart from a plethora of popular sites, the city houses a number of significant museums and churches, which are points of interest for history lovers and spirituality seekers, respectively.

 

The Villa Borghese Museum

 

Villa Borghese Museum-Interiors
Villa Borghese Museum-Interiors

Although it is a small museum near the Pinciana Stop, it features great works by renowned artists.

Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Gian Lorenzo Bernini

This compact museum has over 20 rooms, easily accessible from one to another. A number of sculptures made by Gian Lorenzo Bernini, including the Rape of Proserpina, Apollo and Daphne as well as David can be seen on the ground floor.

Rape of Proserpina
Rape of Proserpina

The upper floor features works of Baroque and Renaissance masters while the Caravaggio Room is full of his works, which include Raphael, Botticelli and David with the Head of Goliath.

Sacred and Profane Love
Sacred and Profane Love

Tourists can also see Sacred and Profane Love, and the statue of Pauline Bonaparte, which was locked by her husband in a closet after its completion.

Pauline Bonaparte
Pauline Bonaparte

These significant artworks and ancient history make Rome an integral part of packages covering international holidays.

Santa Maria della Vittoria

Santa Maria della Vittoria
Santa Maria della Vittoria

 

Tourists can head towards Santa Maria Della Vittoria to see the masterpiece named Ecstasy of St. Teresa, by Bernini.

Ecstasy of St. Teresa
Ecstasy of St. Teresa

A fine example of Baroque architecture, the interiors of the church are equally stunning. It has been designed in the form of a theatre stage, which focuses on the statue of St. Teresa and the angel, who is about to pierce her with an arrow. It lies near Piazza Barberini and can easily be reached by using public transport. Another church at distance of few minutes, popular for its unique artwork, can be visited by tourists.

Santa Maria della Concezione

 

Santa Maria della Concezione
Santa Maria della Concezione

It is a small church near Piazza Barberini and is a bit grotesque in comparison to other architectural wonders of the city. Amidst some of the oldest churches of the city, lies Santa Maria della Concezione, which may be amusing for many tourists and scary for others. Thousand of human bones forming a geometric structure can be seen just below the crypt, and it is said that it took centuries to collect these bones. This church has been associated with the monastery of Capuchins, and if tell-a-tales are to be believed, these bones belong to monks, who were buried in the basement. Over a period of time, there was no place left and to make room for new ones, the place was disinterested and bones of over 4000 monks were arranged as this art piece. Mystery lovers can visit this place any time between 10 am to 5 pm by paying a nominal entrance fee.

The Delightful Vibrant Culture of Bali

Nothing can match the pleasure of going for an island holiday as it enables people to have a peaceful getaway in the lap of serene nature. There are a number of pristine islands in the world, known for their particular features and attractions. The golden and white sands, pleasing sunlight and clear waters of their beach destinations welcome hundreds of visitors round the year. Considering the country of Indonesia, Bali is among its most famous travel destinations. It is an island province, surrounded by several other smaller islands. Bali tours normally include all its attractions, besides the smaller neighboring ones.

The Coral Triangle
The Coral Triangle

Being a part of the Coral Triangle, it has a rich diversity in its marine life that is a special feature of this place. This region is home to above 500 reef-building coral species – a number comparable to that of the entire Caribbean. The southern part and the some significant towns play a pivotal role when it comes to tourism. A town called Kuta, which is known for its beach, and the suburbs of Seminyak and Legian are other prominent locations, which contribute to the tourism sector of the place. There are a number of other lesser-known towns, which can be explored during a trip to Bali, including Nusa Dua, Jimbaran and Sanur. Known as a cultural melting pot, it has a mixed population, practising a rich tradition, which can be a delight to experience.

People and Culture

The region, which is one of the largest tourist spots in the country, boasts of fine arts including dance forms, paintings, sculpture and metalworking. Tourism here has boosted a lot after travelers have started exploring these aspects of this province. The culture of the province evolved in a span of hundreds of years and its history dates back to around 2000 BC. Due to its increasing popularity in the international tourism circuit, it was chosen to host major events like the 2011 ASEAN Summit and Miss World pageant 2013. Small islands like Menjangan, Nusa Penida and Nusa Ceningan are home to various citizens of Bali. These people practice their culture in cooperation with other ethnic groups, and, hence, mutual respect can be seen here. The communal practices, however, are carried out under the authority of the local community institution named Banjar.

This body, along with the local government, watch over the temple ceremonies, marriages and other art festivals. They also take care of the building and running of roads, schools, health clinics and hospitals in the region. Farming, which is the basic way of survival of people is taken care by another association called Subak. It watches over various aspects of the lives of people like crop production and irrigation system. Equal and fair participation is enabled to each and every member of the society. Another fascinating thing to note about Bali is the artwork done by locals here. Beholding its artistic pieces like paintings and sculptures, people can get a glimpse of the Indonesian art and culture. Vacationers should make sure to add these aspects of this place to their Bali holidays.

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Cities of Turkey- The Aphrodisias

There are a number of scenic locations in the world that are replete with beauty and elegance, but Europe holds a special place among all of them. Comprising some of the most beauteous countries, Europe has a thriving tourism industry with thousands of tourists visiting it every year. Among its historic Anatolian countries, Turkey is a prominent one that adds to the worth of this continent. It has a rich and varied culture, vibrantly displaying various facets of its residents and their lifestyle. A recorded data has revealed that the nation has received more than 31 million tourists in recent years, making Europe tours a popular option among globetrotters. A number of historical sites, which carry the remnants of the bygone era, make it a fascinating destination to visit.

 

Aphrodisias

Aphrodisias
Aphrodisias-Location Map

 

Located in Caria, Aphrodisias is a small and quaint city, which was named after the Greek Goddess Aphrodite.

Goddess Aphrodite
Goddess Aphrodite

This city has been closely associated with the goddess, who has a cult image of the Aphrodite of Aphrodisias. The location, which has a vast history dating back to around 5000 BC, is considered a valuable settlement surviving to see the present day. Aphrodite is worshipped as the goddess of love and beauty; hence, the city named after her and carried her legacy to became a centre for unique art, sculpting and architecture. Its monuments and artefacts found from the excavation work are making it an interesting destination among modern travelers.

History and Monuments

 

During the Roman and Hellenistic periods, the marble quarry present near it was extensively used as marble structures were quite famous among people. Several examples of such statuary pieces are unearthed from here, besides some representations of Aphrodite. During the late antique period, it was known with various name and saw a number of civilizations.

Temple of Aphrodite
Temple of Aphrodite

The most frequented place of this city is the Temple of Aphrodite, which has retained its prominence over the time. Another point to note about it is the fact that it was once a well-known Christian basilica.

Christian basilica
Christian basilica

The plentiful supply of marble proved to be a helping point for architects, who made this impressive structure.

 

After the construction of the temple, the Aphrodisian sculptors became famous and added several examples of their work at the site. Sarcophagi are a unique attraction of this place that are decorated in designs of columns and garlands. People can take the opportunity to see the peopled scrolls, which were actually pilasters with various descriptive figures on them.

Tetrapylon
Tetrapylon

Tetrapylon, or the monumental gateway, leads approachers from one of the main streets of the town to the frontal area of the temple. Although in ruins now, it still stands with pride carrying the charm of its era, in which it was built.

Bouleuterion
Bouleuterion

Bouleuterion, which was used as a council house, is a large and impressive structure. It consists of a superficial stage surrounded by a semicircular auditorium. The ancient arrangements, which are still present at the site, indicate to the fact that it was a significant location used for the purpose of large public gatherings. Nowadays, such quaint destinations are a popular and inclusive parts of several tours of this region.

Its Berlin!

The Federal Republic of Germany forms a part of the influential European Union. Situated in Western-central Europe, this country has been prominent in terms of economy, politics and culture since olden times. The ancient history of this place traces back to the times of classical antiquity, when it was inhabited by several Germanic tribes. Later, it stayed under the reign of powerful kingdoms like the Holy Roman and German Empires. Post the Nazi Regime and World War II, the country was divided into two territories, which were later unified as one in 1990. With a chronicled history of several centuries, this nation attracts historians, heritage lovers and leisure tourists from all over the world. Germany holiday packages pay a great deal of focus on its eventful past, which is replete with tales of mighty empires and historic battles.

The old towns and cities of this country have developed in the last few decades, but have managed to retain their quaint charm. By visiting various destinations in Germany, people can explore its heritage in the best way possible. When talked of historically-significant cities, none can match the charm of Berlin – the national capital and largest city of Germany.

The Unmatchable Charm of Berlin

One of the populous places in the European Union, Berlin is the most significant city and state in Germany. It is a large urban settlement on the bank of River Spree, which carries a historic legacy behind it. The city has been in continuous existence since the ancient ages but finds the first mention in an official documentation from the 13th century. During different periods of its long timeline, it was the capital city of the large Kingdom of Prussia, German Empire, Weimar Republic and Third Reich. When the country was divided post World War II, Berlin was also split into two parts, which were later unified. After the unification took place, it was provided the status of the capital of the nation.

Hosting about 150 foreign embassies along with eminent institutions of culture, media, science, politics and education, Berlin is considered a significant world city. It has a high quality of living, which attracts migrants from different parts of the world owing to ample employment opportunities. Owing to its multitude of tourist attractions and unmatchable vibrancy, it prides in being amongst the top five most-visited destinations in the European Union.

A large portion of Berlin is made up of gleaming lakes, dense forests, verdant parks, expansive gardens and meandering streams, which add an element of immense natural beauty to it. What further adds to the beauty of the entire cityscape is the presence of modern and ancient buildings, each having a different story to narrate. From modern structures and towering skyscrapers to old monuments and historical edifices, this place boasts of a mixed architecture, which is an absolute delight to explore. The history of this city can be understood by visiting these buildings or the several museums, where its remnants are preserved with utmost care. By opting for any of the customized Europe tours to Germany, people can know in detail about this mesmerizing destination.

Caves of Greece – the Finest of Expedition Sites

Greece is a beautiful European nation, located on the famous crossroads of Europe, Africa and Western Asia. The country, which is divided into nine geographic regions, has a number of scenic locations to visit. Cities of Greece charm visitors not only with their natural beauty and landmarks, but also with the rich culture displayed through various things and sites. The country has an interesting history, which compels travellers to discover the origin of its civilisation. Wine lovers are advised to explore the numerous roads, which are full of vineyards and traditionally-built guest houses offering a glimpse of the local culture. There are several mystical deep caves in the nation that add an element of adventure to Greece holidays.

Formation

These caves are formed because of the rich geographical formation and division of the nation, which have resulted in a number of subterranean and underwater regions. More than 8000 caves of different categories have been discovered through explorations conducted by geologists. There are still several unexplored abysses and underwater rivers, which provide an adventurous experience if visited. The reason behind the huge formations is the quantity of limestone, which covers about 65 per cent area of the country. An interesting fact about the caves of Greece is that a number of traces are found from their depths that indicate early human presence and habitation. These include vessels, jewellery, bones and rock paintings, which provide a great deal of help to study the past of human evolution.

History

Various researchers have concluded that these places were used to serve as worshipping sites and later on, housed many churches and monasteries. There are some rare caverns, which were located on steep slopes and used as hermitages by monks. A significant role of these sites can be traced during the freedom struggle of Greece as they served the purpose of workshops, shelters and hideaways for people. It can be said that these caves, which have witnessed a number of eras, have been an important part of the gradual development and evolution of this country.

Some Famous Ones

Cave of the Lake in Achaia
Cave of the Lake in Achaia

One of the most mysterious ones amongst these is the Cave of the Lake in Achaia, which is positioned in the village of Kastriá. It has a variety of exotic natural facets, which are sure to delight any adventure lover. There are numerous formations of stalactite and stalagmite that add to the beauty of its multicolored chambers and enchanting galleries. The unique aspect of this location is the presence of unusual cascading lakes formed in three different level.

Leonidio
Leonidio

Leonidio is another location, which is known for several quaint vases that were found in its excavation, besides bones dating back to hundreds of years.

Paralia Tyrou
Paralia Tyrou

Paralia Tyrou, which lies on the beach of Tigani, is popularly called the cave of lovers due to its scenic beauty. It is quite pleasing to reach this site on a boat, and it attracts thousands of people visiting the place through various Europe tour packages.

Travel the World with Vacations in China

China is the most populated and one of the largest countries of the world that is located in East Asia. Some of the longest rivers flow through the country, which made it one of the important trading destinations of the Silk Route in ancient times. Even today, it is counted among the most influential economies of the world, growing at a rapid pace. Geographical diversity of the nation varies from hot Gobi deserts and subtropical forests to steppes and high mountain ranges. A bucket-full of options ranging from adventurous activities to lazy beaches are the top reasons, which compel tourists to spend holidays in China.

The country is blessed with scenic beauty, featuring stunning landscapes and picturesque sights. It is a paradise for science lovers as they can see the different wonders of science in museums as well as their application in routine life. Apart from experiencing the high-speed ride of some of the fastest metros of the world, tourists can take a round of the miniature world created at the Shenzhen Window of the World. It houses replicas of popular wonders dotted across the globe that include mesmeric sights and historical heritage.

Must-see Creations at the Shenzhen Window of the World

Shenzhen Window of the World
Shenzhen Window of the World

The Eiffel Tower and the Leaning Tower of Pisa can be seen during China holidays, that too in just one day. A perfect arrangement and exact replication of places, buildings and natural wonders are simply surprising. From the Angkor Wat of Cambodia to the Mahamuni Pagoda – located in Mandalay, this park covers every fabulous thing. European culture represented by the Tower of London and brutal scenes of Roman Colosseum make travelers feel that they actually are in those countries. From mysteries of Africa to romantic Venice lakes and Niagara Falls, a visit to this site in China gives an experience of multiple places at one venue. Apart from these significant sites, popular towns and cities have also been replicated; for instance, the skyscrapers of Manhattan showcase the modern city life and civilization.

During Festival Season

Vibrancy of the park increases to a great extent during the festive season. Indian Cultural Week and Cherry Festival are held annually, apart from different programs run by the park during holidays. Pop Music Festival celebrated on the China National Day is perhaps the favorite event of the younger generation. However, International Beer Festival attracts a lot of tourists from different age groups. Tourists actively participate in Christmas and New Year celebration held in the park. The fun activities do not end here as it has several delights for adventure lovers also.

Adventure Escapades

People can polish their skill of hunting in the Archery Field by practicing in the thick woods or test their navigation skills in the Colorado River. Traversing lush green forest in a cable car or skiing at the Alpine Ski Run can be an unforgettable experience for travelers. Apart from this highly creative amusement park, the country houses a number of other spiritual, serene and adventurous spots, which can be visited during the tour.

William Gillette Estate of Connecticut in USA

The United States of America is called the powerhouse of the modern world. From industrial to economic growth, the country has managed to stay ahead of other nations. From the 20th century, the country has been a central figure in the political scenario of the world. Cities like Los Angeles and New York are ultimate stops for music and film industries, making them popular among art lovers. State policies emphasizing on the freedom of people of the country make USA holiday unforgettable and fun-filled. The organized transport system, markets and stores of the country make a trip to the USA easy and chaos-free. Places like San Francisco, Chicago, Connecticut and Washington DC are full of historical sites, museums and beautiful natural parks, which can be visited by tourists.

Gillette Castle State Park
Gillette Castle State Park

The castle-turned-park named Gillette Castle State Park is one of the prominent tourist destinations, exhibiting the history of the region amidst a pleasing environment.

 

Lavish State Park

 

Located in East Haddam of Connecticut, the site comprises a museum and historic castle. Apart from sightseeing and theatrical performances, tourists can try hiking as well. A well-planned trip is needed to learn about such places, which are often missed in international packages. The William Gillette Estate is also called the Seventh Sister as it is built on the southernmost hill of the Seven Sisters chain hills. Stretched across 180 acres of land, the estate was constructed in 1914 by William Gillette. The state government took over the property, leaving the mansion as Gillette Castle State Park in 1943, after William died without leaving any nominee. After decades, it was added in the list of the National Register of Historic Places. Splendid interiors and ingenious architecture of this place are stunning, except for the unusual doorknobs and surveillance cameras. They were used to monitor public rooms from the master bedroom and remain quite a mystery even today. A railroad track was designed to give a ride to visitors coming to the castle. It was later purchased by Lake Compounce – the amusement destination – to assist visitors around the region. However, now it has been added back in the collection of the Gillette Park.

 

This site is easy to reach as all the states of the country are well-connected through different means of transport, be it air, road or train. It may take some time to thoroughly visit the place, but the craftsmanship and scenic views are capable of surprising people. William Gillette himself was fond of art, which has influenced the decoration of this place. He personalized this place as per his needs and interest. Glasses to see every visitor, cameras to observe people in different rooms of the mansion and self doorknobs are good examples of it. Apart from acting in plays, he also has written two books and around 13 plays. Among all the performances, the portrayal of Sherlock Holmes was his most popular act.

Delving into the Wildlife of South Africa

South Africa is a multiethnic nation that lies in the southernmost part of Africa – the expansive continent surrounded by different water bodies. The country is known for a number of reasons, which include its sprawling coastline, bustling cities, impressive wildlife and active association with sports. While Pretoria serves as its executive capital, Bloemfontein and Cape Town are its judicial and legislative capitals, respectively. This populous country has several other famous cities, which are popular for their various aspects. Durban and Port Elizabeth are the ultimate destinations for nightlife and beach lovers, whereas Kimberley and Polokwane are known for their natural marvels. History aficionados are sure to love the city of Pietermaritzburg, which has a special colonial impact and scenic countrysides. Amongst these destinations, one place that steals hearts with its vibrancy and plethora of delights is Johannesburg – the largest city of the country in terms of population. South Africa holidays are considered incomplete without a visit to this bustling city, which is the financial and entertainment centre of this African nation.

 

Johannesburg is counted amongst the 50 largest urban agglomerations across the globe and earns immense fame for its variety of tourist delights. Historical museums, mine-themed parks, art venues and shopping destinations adorn the cityscape of Johannesburg. It also hosts a renowned World Heritage Site that lies in its outskirts. One of the biggest attractions in this destination is its namesake zoo, which is spread across a large tract of land, which measures about 200 acres. Any world tour package taking people to this country and city is usually inclusive of a visit to this famous zoo.

 

Exploring the Animal Kingdom

 

Located in the northern suburbs of the metropolis, the Johannesburg Zoo is a famous tourist attraction and wildlife zone. It was founded in 1904, on a tract of land donated for the purpose of public recreation. This internationally-accredited zoo houses more than 320 fauna species, with a total of about 2000 animals in all. It is dedicated towards the conservation of animals along with the enrichment, husbandry and medication of these species. Tours, excursions and various events are organized by the administration for students as well as other visitors. Special night excursions are organized for enthusiasts, so as to let them explore the wildlife in the dark. There are also modern exhibits and educational centers within its precincts, where people can gather additional information about the African wildlife. A nominal entrance fee is charged from visitors coming on an exploration of this famous wildlife spot.

 

Johannesburg Zoo is counted as one of the few places, where white lions are protected and bred. It is extensively involved in the breeding program of Siberian tigers, which are marked as endangered. Wattled crane, scimitar oryx, black and white ruffed lemur and white rhino are the top endangered species, which are successfully protected and kept here. People can also see brown bear, African hippo, Nile crocodile, puff adder, caracal, giraffe and cheetah in the premises of this wildlife establishment.

Witnessing the Evolution of Life at Wadi Al-Hitan

Egypt, a famous transcontinental country, is one of the most populated nations across the world. The history of Egypt dates back to almost 10 millennium BC, since when it has witnessed the gradual emergence of the modern civilization. This country is the ultimate stop for travelers with varied interests as it houses several sightseeing spots, adventure sports venues and historical sites. The diverse geography provides travelers with an opportunity to see two different topographies – tropical and desert – during their Egypt holidays. Apart from popular destinations like Valley of Kings, art galleries and Pyramids of Giza, this place houses an immensely-significant paleontological site of the world.

 

A World Heritage Site

 

Wadi Al-Hitan
Wadi Al-Hitan

Wadi Al-Hitan, situated in the Western Desert of the country, is commonly known as the Whale Valley. It has secured various secrets of evolution, deep within multiple layers of sand. This site was discovered long back but did not receive due attention due to the difficult accessibility. Fossils of whales have been found at this site, revealing mysteries of their evolution from a land animal to an aquatic species. The different stages of evolution have been studied by researching these remnants. These deserts feature some special preservation quality as the quality as well quantity of the various fossils found here is considered above par. It is said that scientists even got a chance to study the food particles stored in the stomach of a whale. The unique materials and paleontological remains found at this site help in reconstructing a centuries-old environment. Changes in whales during different stages of time have been regarded as one of the ways to unravel the puzzle of evolution. UNESCO recently added this place to the list of World Heritage Sites as it provides resources to get into the depth of the origin and evolution of life.

 

Special Attractions for Adventure Lovers

 

This country is full of such sites and plethora of adventurous activities, giving tourists a wide range options to choose from. The rich heritage and culture of Egypt can be seen in its museums or by visiting the old hamlets. However, those having an adventurous streak can go for activities like camel riding or scuba diving. Cruising across River Nile is among the most popular activities preferred by tourists during their Egypt tour. Picturesque views of the green vegetation on the bank along with Egyptian flora and fauna form a paradise for photography lovers. This excursion can take up to eight days and is done on a wooden boat, dahabiya or felucca.

 

Diving in the Red Sea is another adventurous and interesting sport, which is amongst the various choices of visitors coming to the country. Stunning coral reefs and diverse marine life can be seen under the deep waters of the sea. Snorkelling in Sharm el-Sheikh is an activity for travelers who are not fond of extreme adventure. The colorful world inside the water can be seen by simple snorkelling tools or a glass-bottomed boat. Desert safari trips are also absolute adventure that can be opted by tourists under proper guidance. Camps, bonfires and traditional performances are special attractions of such trips.