C&K’s Best Travel Blogs Of 2017
2017 has been a great year for us, at Cox & Kings! Having travelled far and near, our bloggers have managed to jot down some of their best travel stories for you. A few articles seem to have made their way into the hearts of a majority of our readers, falling right onto the list of our Best Travel Blogs of 2017!
Our Best Travel Blogs & Travel Articles of 2017
With travel guides ranging from the most travelled destinations, some of the most unexplored, offbeat destinations clubbed with personal experiences, insider tips and much more. The following list of articles have won hearts and views, making their way into the hearts of a majority of our readers. Take a look at the list of our Best Travel Blogs of 2017 !
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Goa is definitely a ‘Has-It-All’ holiday destination; it has a lot more to it than just the famous beaches and party hubs, that it’s widely known for. When in Goa, one can enjoy the Portuguese heritage in all its beauty, and much on the local cuisine, packed with flavours to die for! The age-old establishments, quaint paddy fields, calm rivers, idyllic sunsets, beautiful monsoons and down-to-earth locals all combine to make this the best holiday destination. Here is a list of the most authentic souvenirs that you can find only in Goa, just so you can take home a bit of this place with you.
You must have heard of Holi – The Festival Of Colors, right? But did you know that there are various types of Holi, like the Lathmar Holi, the Phoolon-Wali Holi and the Widow’s Holi, celebrated in India – each with a significance of its own? Every ‘type’ of Holi has a legend behind it and is celebrated differently. If you would like to uncover the tales behind the festivals, and learn where you can best experience them, here’s a complete guide to feed you in!
Be it an added touch of luxury on the shores of Malaysia or an indulgent tryst with wildlife in Australia; every beach has something unique to offer. Enjoy floating in the saline waters of the Dead Sea or party all night on the beaches of Goa or showcase your artistic side at the Sitges Beach in Spain. Find your calling in the listing below and see which beach holiday suits you the best!
Flights delays – we’ve all been there at some point in our lives. Although they are caused due to deteriorating weather conditions or a technical issue, sometimes flight delays can be caused by bizarre reasons that could be beyond our imagination. Here’s a hilarious article by Rashmi, as she lists some of the weirdest reasons that caused major flight delays, route diversions and even near-death experiences! Next time your flight is delayed, we’re pretty sure you’ll be expecting a bizarre story behind it!
Having striven hard through the years, every senior citizen deserves an exuberant vacation – one that is safe, subtle and serene! However, with varying landscapes, climates, cuisines and other issues, India can be difficult to explore. That is why, it is important to choose the right travel destination in case you have senior citizens on board. Here’s a quick round-up of the things to keep in mind when choosing the the right destination for the older generation.
The Amarnath Yatra is one of the most sacred though equally dangerous treks in India. Legend has it that the ‘Amar Katha’ was revealed by Lord Shiva to his beloved wife Parvati in the Amarnath caves; the secret of his immortality has given this place a high religious significance. Planning to embark on this journey, read about the best pilgrimage routes, facilities provided to pilgrims, handy tips and everything else you need to know about the Amarnath Yatra.
Who could better describe a honeymoon destination than a couple itself? Check out Revati & Charles Victor’s photo story about Mauritius and see why they love it so much! Join them on their romantic journey through Mauritius, and get clued in on details like where to go, what to buy, what to eat and where to stay in this intriguing read.
So, what’s your take on our list of the best travel blogs? Love one of our blogs and think we should feature it in Cox & Kings’ top travel articles for 2017? Let us know in the comments below!