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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400Grand Canyon South Rim is home to the official National Park. It's a huge, majestic place, and the best way to see it is by helicopter. In this article I list my Top 3 South Rim flights. The National Park covers a lot of ground, and that's why taking a helicopter tour is the best way to see a large portion of it during a single trip. The longer tour that gives you 50 minutes of air time actually flies over 75 percent of the whole park. The tour begins in Tusayan and then flies over to the remote wilderness area of the North Rim and includes a leg to the eastern edge of the park.
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400The July 4th vacation weekend break is on its way. If you are going to Nevada and you would like to do a coach excursion to the Grand Canyon, it is recommended to reserve it now or it will likely be sold-out. Discover ways to get your seat before they are all gone. Look at this article.
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400Vegas helicopters fly directly to the West Rim, which means that you'll fly over the Hoover Dam and Lake Mead on your way out there. This is a great addition to the flyover that you will enjoy at the Canyon, and there's still much more adventure for those that are willing. One of the biggest benefits of taking a West Rim flight is that you can land at the Canyon. You can choose to land at the top of the rim, the bottom, or even both.
Fri, 03 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400Are you thinking of heading to Las Vegas for a helicopter tour to the Grand Canyon? You won't find a better adventure, but even so, there are some things you can do to make sure that your trip goes ahead smoothly and according to plan. To ensure that you get the most out of your trip, I've put together these 5 simple tips that you can follow when you're organizing your next vacation.
Wed, 25 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Memorial Day Holiday is on its way so if you're planning to do a Las Vegas bus trip to the Grand Canyon, I suggest that you book it real soon. Get more information why... Tours operate pretty much all year round, and they will be running on a regular schedule for Memorial Day. Bus tours depart early once a day from The Strip and give you a full day of travel before returning to Las Vegas around 9 p.m.
Mon, 23 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Memorial Day is around the corner. And if you plan on taking an air tour from Las Vegas or Grand Canyon during that time, book it now as flights sell out. There are tours at the West Rim from Vegas, and the South Rim from the town of Tusayan in Arizona. Tours from South Rim are all-air while landing tours are exclusively available from Vegas to the West Rim, and you can pick if you like to go to the top or bottom of the National Park.
Sat, 21 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Going to the Grand Canyon this Memorial Day holiday? Then you've got to do an airplane tour. With flights leaving from Las Vegas and South Rim, you're bound to find the adventure you are looking for. Vegas is closest to the West Rim, but you can also tour the South Rim from the town of Tusayan in Arizona. From Tusayan you can take the flight directly, or if you're in Vegas, you can choose to fly to the West or South.
Sat, 14 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Memorial Day holiday is fast approaching. If you're going to Vegas, yes, you'll want to do a Grand Canyon helicopter tour. Vegas tours come in two varieties. There are flyover tours, and then there are landing tours. Whichever option you choose, you will follow the same route on the way out to the Grand Canyon.
Fri, 13 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Memorial Day holiday weekend will soon be here. If you are planning to do a Grand Canyon helicopter tour from Las Vegas, NV, or South Rim, AZ, you need to consider booking your flight now. Read this article and learn why. You can use your credit card and book your helicopter tour online for the most convenience. Paying for your tour online confirms your seats and even better, you get to use the Internet rate for the lowest possible price on your tour.
Thu, 14 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Do something cool this Spring Break holiday! Take a Grand Canyon rafting tour. These adventures take you on an exciting float down the Colorado River past some of the Canyon's most fascinating landscapes. All tours of the South Rim take off from the airport in Tusayan, Arizona, which is near the main gates of the National Park. You can book a basic tour or upgrade to the deluxe version.
Sun, 10 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Spring Break is here and now's the time to fly Grand Canyon. You can take a helicopter tour of the South or West Rim. Vegas is fairly close to the West Rim, so tour helicopters can fly there directly. If you want to take a helicopter ride at the South Rim in Arizona, there's a connecting airplane flight from Las Vegas. Read this article...
Wed, 06 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Headed to Las Vegas for Spring Break holiday. Then you must try a Vegas airplane tour to the Grand Canyon. Read this article and find out why these tours are so popular that they sell out a week in advance. When you fly from Vegas, you're not just limited to the nearby West Rim. Touring the South Rim is an option too, all you have to do is fly to Tusayan in Arizona to begin the tour. It would take hours to drive to the South Rim from Vegas, but you can fly there in about an hour.
Fri, 01 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Are you waiting for Spring Break to hurry and get here so you can go to Vegas? Or maybe you're just thinking about it? At this stage, you'll have to come up with a plan if you want to beat the March-April rush. The West Rim of the Canyon is 125 miles east of Vegas and because of its proximity I can assure you it's going to be popular during Spring Break. While you can choose from a variety of tours, you should consider a bus tour because you'll see lots of scenic views and have the chance for some adventure.
Sat, 19 Mar 2016 00:00:00 -0400Let's do something awesome for Spring Break like take a Grand Canyon airplane tour! Flights depart from Las Vegas and Arizona and offer travelers the chance to fly over the Canyon or land on top. The airplanes that depart from Vegas follow a flight path that goes over the Hoover Dam and Lake Mead on the way to the Canyon. There are flyover and landing tours available, with the air-only option being the most affordable. Learn more. Read this article.
Fri, 16 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Everybody knows that Jim Corbett National Park is the biggest National Park in India. It spreads around 1218.56sq.km to explore its wildlife and nature. There is always a question in the visitors mind that why wildlife safari is compulsory to visit the park and can we take jungle trekking to visit the park and the answer is no. The Corbett Tiger Reserve is very strict about its rule; visitors are not allowed to take jungle trekking inside the tiger reserve area.
Thu, 15 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400India is a diverse nation and is famous globally not only for the historical monuments and the pilgrim centers but also for its exceptional wildlife found only in few nations of the world. India is perfectly described as the attractive wildlife habitat and the estimates say the country has 80 wildlife reserves also called as national parks. Apart from this the country has 441 wildlife sanctuaries. This makes India one of the most attractive wildlife destinations in the world.
Tue, 13 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Trekking is the most adventurous activity one can ever experience. It is a test of bravery, stamina and courage. Himalayan ranges are famous for wonderful and courageous trekking. You can find the ranges from India (Ladakh, Sikkim, Garhwal), Nepal and Bhutan and the trekking experience in all these mentioned places are amazing.
Tue, 13 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400South African National Parks (SANParks) has established the new Garden Route National Park as part of its long-term strategy to expand official conservation areas from 6 per cent to 8 per cent of the country's total land area. The diverse biomes in the Garden Route include indigenous forests, the Knysna estuary, the Wilderness lake areas, marine protected areas, lowland fynbos and mountain catchment areas of national importance.
Fri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Mountaineering is one of the most sought prime attractions of Nepal. The Mountains of Nepal have stood as irresistible landmarks for the world's adventurers since Nepal opened its doors to visitors in the 1950s. Nepal has the largest share of the highest peaks in the world. Out of 14 peaks over 8000m known as the eight-thou sanders, eight of them lie in the Nepal Himalaya.
Tue, 06 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Camping with the family can be a great vacation idea. It is rare to see families enjoying time together anymore, the kids are usually doing their own thing while the parents do theirs. Camping is a way to get away from your normal everyday lives and spend some quality time together.
Tue, 06 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400With all the stresses that happen in our daily lives, we definitely deserve to have at least some whiff of fresh air. We surely want to have a certain time when we will be far away from the smell and sounds of the city, from all the pressures at home and the kids' assignments that need to be done. And as far as relaxation is concerned, many families have opted to spend their weekends on a camping trip.
Tue, 06 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400A camping escapade is a fun and fruitful outdoor experience you and your family can embark on. If it's just your first time to set out on a camping trip, then, you're so lucky because you're on the right page. Initially, you need to plan your trip. You must set the location, get to know the weather, prepare your foods plus your camping gear, particularly your family tents. Beginners will usually commit camping mistakes so before your camping trip turn into a catastrophe, here are some common mistakes you should avoid.
Tue, 06 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Perhaps the only thing worse than having your camping experience ruined by bad weather or an invasion of bugs is buying the wrong kind of tent that will have your friends and family eager to face Mother Nature instead of staying inside your ill-informed purchase.
Mon, 05 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400If you are someone who loves adventure and can handle a backpacking trip, there are many backpacking routes in Kota Kinabalu, the capital city of Sabah, a Malaysian state. Kota Kinabalu is located on the island of Borneo and is ideally located with all the right connections to leading resorts and hotels, whether you are traveling on a budget or you don't have a limit. For backpackers in Kota Kinabalu, there are some awesome trails that you can take across the island that will lead through amazing scenery that allows you to explore the nature and beauty of the island. Overall, the island will provide you with an adventure, whether you are traveling across the whole island, or staying in Kota Kinabalu.
Mon, 05 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Mount Kinabalu is located on the island of Borneo and is protected as Kinabalu National Park. It is the 4th tallest mountain in the Malay Archipelago and is one of the largest biologically diverse sites in the world. On Mt Kinabalu, you can find 4500 species of plant, 326 species of birds, and over 100 mammals. Besides the largest plant in the world, the Rafflesia, there are many other interesting and rare plants to be found such as dwarf shrubs, mosses, lichens, liverworts, ferns and many different orchids.