International Travel Blog Posts

Gediminas tower, Vilnius and view of town

Gediminas is a historic tower in the heart of Vilnius city, capital of Lithuania. This tower is visible from some distance and out of curiosity I went up to it. Reaching the foot of Gediminas tower requires climbing a tiny hill and is good exercise.
by enidhi India on Jan 19, 2016

Christ’s Resurrection Church, Kaunas, Lithuania

Christ’s Resurrection Church is a very modern looking church I spotted in Kaunas. It is super tall and looked majestic. I tried going inside and take a look, but a wedding ceremony was in progress, so didn’t go inside. If you manage to go inside,...
by enidhi India on Jan 19, 2016

Royal Palace Amsterdam, National Monument, Dam Square, People

Dam Square is Amsterdam's city centre- similar to Tahrir square in Egypt or India Gate in Delhi. Most of Amsterdam's must visit attractions are within walking distance from this place. Dam Square itself is walkable from Amsterdam Central. After arri...
by enidhi India on Dec 25, 2015

De Nieuwe Kerk (The New Church) Amsterdam

The New Church, located in Dam Square, Amsterdam.  After hanging around Dam square for sometime, I went inside paying entry fee. Free WiFi was available. This church is currently being used more as an exhibition space than a church. It is not a very...
by enidhi India on Dec 25, 2015

Details of my weekend trip to Bergen,Norway

I am done about writing all attractions I visited in Bergen, Norway. This post provides some details about my trip planning, how I spent 2 days and things I missed. Writing this post as it will be useful for those planning  a visit to Norway. I p...
by enidhi India on Dec 22, 2015

Dubai – The Mesmerizing land of Fun and Joy

Dubai is a man-made wonder on earth. Once known for its rich oil reserves, Dubai is now re-positioning itself as a hub for global travellers and an important tourist destination. Some of the major Dubai attractions which are superhit with tourists a...
by enidhi India on Dec 10, 2015

Bergen Havn (Port of Bergen), Norway

Just like we own cars, most European households in towns closer to ocean would be owning a boat or two. Netherlands, Norway etc are best examples. At Bergen, I spent a few minutes walking around Bergen Havn or Port of Bergen. It is possible to rent a...
by enidhi India on Nov 30, 2015

14th Century Monument-Karnan tower, Helsingborg, Sweden!

Karnan is a tower in the heart of Helsingborg city. It is from the medieval times (14th century) and tells lots of stories. Karnan tower is part of a larger fortress, but except fortress entrance and this tower rest of the mighty constructions were d...
by enidhi India on Nov 29, 2015

Kaunas, Lithuania-Cheapest place in Europe for Balloon Ride

I am not aware of any other place in Earth where you can have a balloon ride for 99 Euros. It is possible only in Kaunas, Lithuania. In my post "Why Lithuania is an ideal weekend destination in Europe" one of the reasons were cheap balloon...
by enidhi India on Nov 28, 2015

Nice Red building-Uspenski Cathedral, Helsinki

Uspenski Cathedral in Helsinki was a bright building located on a rock, visible from a distance. I was waiting for ferry to go to Soumenlinna Island, I had about 15 minutes to spare. When I looked around this building caught my attention. So I walked...
by enidhi India on Nov 26, 2015

Bergen Must visit-Mount Floyen-city view, greenery and more!

Mount Floyen is a hill adjacent to heart of Bergen city. Floyen is not as high as Mount Ulriken, but is vast in area, cheaper to climb and closer to city. So it gets more crowd. On my Day 1 in Bergen, after checking into Piano Hostel at about 11.30...
by enidhi India on Nov 25, 2015

Cold underground bunkers of Helsingor Castle that motivated soldiers to war!

The beautiful castle in Helsignor, Denmark, known as Kronborg is one of Denmark's most popular monuments. This castle is also known as Hamlet's Castle as this castle is described in Shakesphere's Hamlet. There're lots of stories about this castle-ab...
by enidhi India on Nov 18, 2015

Tourism Malaysia Wins 2 Awards at Taipei Travel Fair 2015

TAIPEI, 9 November 2015: Tourism Malaysia received the Best Performance Group Award and Best Booth Design Award for National Tourism Organisation (NTO) at the 23rd Taipei International Travel Fair 2015 (TITF 2015), which is the largest travel fair i...
by Malaysia Travel News on Nov 12, 2015

How to Choose the Right Cruise Holiday!

Australians have welcomed the cruise holiday with open arms. More and more Aussies are booking all inclusive cruising holidays. This style of holiday has a wide appeal to travellers, as every budget and demographic is well catered for by the various...
by Gourmet Getaways on Nov 5, 2015

6 Places to get elevated view of Copenhagen, DK

What are the places in Copenhagen that can give you best areal view of the city? Did this thought ever occur to you? If you fancy clicking photo of Denmark's capital from a height, what are the spots you can go to? Below is my compilation of 6 such p...
by enidhi India on Nov 3, 2015

Mannekken Pis, Brussels and his girlfriend Jeanneke Pis!

Back to Belgium after a series of posts from Switzerland, Norway and Finland. For no apparent reason, this little statue of a boy is made a famous tourist attraction in Brussels, Belgium. Almost everyone who visits Brussels will stop by at Mannekken...
by enidhi India on Oct 30, 2015

Short Visit: Scenic town of Voss near Bergen, Norway

Deciding to visit Voss was not best of the decision. I could have tried Norway in a Nutshell full day trip instead of just visiting Voss, if only I could plan better. I should have taken the train till Myrdal and visit FLAM train. Flamsbana or the F...
by enidhi India on Oct 28, 2015

Beyond Copenhagen-Frederiksborg Castle, Hillerod, Denmark

Majority of people visiting Denmark return after visiting few attractions in Copenhagen city. There are many attractions just outside city limits that is worth a visit. In a series of posts, under "Beyond Copenhagen" title, I will share inf...
by enidhi India on Oct 23, 2015

Copenhagen Public transport:Understanding the Zone system

When we travel in public transportation, we either buy a pass that gives unlimited rides for a day or two, or we specify a destination and buy a ticket. BMTC and other city bus services have a concept of stage to decide ticket price, but passengers w...
by enidhi India on Oct 22, 2015

Lithuanian Aviation Museum, Kaunas

On my second day in Kaunas, after getting up to Aleksoto viewpoint, I walked further to an Aviation Museum, because map showed that there is a museum related to aviation. (Map also showed there is a museum related to automobile, but when I went close...
by enidhi India on Oct 21, 2015
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