You can enjoy both urban and natural attractions in this mega-metropolis. Perusing the designer stores on the commercial Orchard road or the bustling stalls in Little India will showcase the city’s fast pace. And at the other end of the spectrum, Gardens by the Bay and the Singapore Botanic Gardens will provide a breath of fresh air. If you want a playground for both adults and kids, head to Sentosa – an island that hosts Universal Studios Singapore, golf courses, beaches and luxury resorts. To complete your trip, say farewell to the city from the top of the Singapore Flyer (think London Eye) or in iconic Merlion Park on Marina Bay. How we rank things to do.
Gardens by the Bay
If you’re looking for a taste of nature without the trek, Gardens by the Bay is your urban jungle. The attraction is conveniently based in Marina Bay and features a wide of variety of enticing things to do and see that seamlessly mix Mother Nature with recognized landmark of the park, features 18 « supertree » that support the OCBC Skyway, a 419-foot-long aerial walkway that affords views of both the surrounding gardens, as well as Marina Bay.
In the nearby seashell-shaped facilities, visitors will find the highly lawded Flower Dome and Cloud Forest. The Flower Dome is the largest greenhouse in the world and showcases numerous types of plants and flowers grouped by country. Expect to find tulips next to replicas of Dutch architecture and Birds of Paradise flowers in the South African Garden. The Cloud Forest- a crowd favorite-features a 114-foot-tall mini mountain that plays host to the world’s tallest indoor waterfall, which visitors can observe via the aerial Cloud Walk or Tree Top Walk.
And that’s just a few of the activities available on-site. Visitors say this park does not disappoint but keep in mind that attraction have separate admission fees. It’s free to walk around the outdoor gardens, including the Far East Organization Children’s Garden, but to access the OCBC Skyway in the Supertree Grove and the conservatories, which include the Flower Dome and Cloud Forest there are additional fees. To get to Gardens by the Bay, get off at the Bayfront MRT Station. The park is open from 5 a.m. to 2 a.m. daily, but hours vary for the different attractions within.
Scotland is a country on the northern part of the island of Great Britain. It has more than 790 islands, including the Shetlands Islands, the Orkney Islands and the Hebrides. About 100,000 people live on the islands.
The country’s total population is about 5,3 million.
The Kingdom of Scotland was founded around 843 AD, as an independent sovereign state. In 1603, the King of Scotland, James VI, also became the King of England and the King of Ireland. This created a union of the three countries.
Then, in 1707, Scotland became part of the new Kingdom of Great Britain, along with England. Today, it is part of the United Kingdom, which also includes Wales and Northern Ireland.
It’s a beautiful day in Scotland. You look out at the lakes and forests and mountains. You probably think that the geology of this country, on the northern part of the island of Great Britain, is a result of billions of yearsof natural development. However, according to Scottish mythology, it is in fact the creation of a great goddess named Cailleach Bheara, or Bheur, or simply Beira.
A great goddess
Ben Nevis mountain panorama
Scotland has a rich history of mythology. It is based on the existence of divine and magical entities.
However, there’s only one road with the historical signifiance and renown of US Route 66. Also known as the Will Rogers Highway, the Main Street of America and the Mother Road, this famous road was established in 1926 as one of the country’s original highways. It was 2,448 miles long and went between Chicago, Illinois, and Santa Monica, California. (Cliquer sur les photos pour les agrandir thank you)
What are you waiting for, just visit Ghana and have yourself some fun.
La capitale du GHANA est ACCRA
Ghana was ranked second on the list of countries with the most nutritive foods and that’s a fact. The country can boast of a lot of nutritive foods on it’s daily menu. Most of the country’s food are high in carbohydrates butmainly natural with no artificial additives. You might want to try your hands on Waakye, Red Red, Yaka Yaka, TZ, Fufu, etc. and your life will never be the same.
Ghana is made up of diverse cultures but they all blend in unisson withoutany conflicts. The country holds each and everyone’s culture in high esteem and a conservative country, the culture of the people have beenreserved for so long it talks a lot about the people. The tradition and history of each tribe in Ghana, has been transferred orally over generations.
Emerging from a period of uncertainty for tourists, Zimbabweis one of the most underrated countries that Africa has to offer with a plethora of gems ready to be explored. Here we give the low down on why Zimbabweshould be where you head to next…