Wednesday, July 27, 2016

10 World Cheapest Travel Destinations

Many considerations about choosing a travel destination, cheap cost be one of them

Kecak Dance, Uluwatu, Bali

Travel to the cheap location's become one of the main considerations of the tourists, generally they will think about it, at least one of the charges into consideration before a decision is taken.

You could be like tourist places are wonderful, outstanding natural which is able to enchant you, maybe the local culture, their typical cuisine, friendliness of its people makes you want to get there, but when it comes to cost, you'll think again.

As is done on a survey of TripAdvisor through the study of TripIndex Cities in the form of annual research from TNS company based in London, give us some facts about low cost tourist region in the world.

Coffee Shops in Vienna, Austria

Certainly some of the reasons given for this study, citing the sites CNN Indonesia, for example, a cost comparison for a trip for three nights for two people. At the 20 popular tourist cities between June and September to find the most affordable prices in the summer.

You certainly want to know about the 10 cheapest cities of world tourist destination, as presented in the following paragraphs.

1. Hanoi, Vietnam
2. Mumbai, India
3. Cape Town, South Africa
4. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
5. Bangkok, Thailand

6. Moscow, Russia
7. Bali, Indonesia
8. Madrid, Spain
9. Berlin, Germany
10. Vienna, Austria

As written on the site, that the study helped calculate the price for three nights in a four star hotel, three attractions, lunch and dinner during the trip, as well as daily transportation cost.

Ultimately the decision to choose a desire to go, wherever it is the purpose of you, back to each individual traveler. Certainly.

(Source A Khoiri - CNN Indonesia, Independent, TripAdvisor /Images M Paath Djojonegoro)

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Travelers' Visits Who 'Troublesome' Italia

The visit of the tourists on the one hand created trouble for the locals

Cinque Terre

Tourism in Italy did make a lot of tourists set the country where the pizza place of origin is included in the list of mandatory visit, even for those who've been there always comes the desire to come back.

Italy gives charm for tourists from around the world are hard to say, so well known that on the one hand cause numerous problems for the country.

Citing articles on a lifestyle website, CNN Indonesia, said that the influx of foreign tourists in recent years to several tourist destinations in Italy is endangered.

Undoubtedly, the presence of so many tourists, crowded and crammed in various tourist sites. Excerpt from the sites Lonely Planet mentions various tourist location, from Rome to Capri, Florence to Venice and Pompeii to the Cinque Terre, all experienced similar problems. The increase in the number of tourists by five percent in Venice at this season, slightly higher Florence, Capri rises to nine percent, and the Cinque Terre National Park reached 20 percent.


Let's say you were there, would have agreed to see the hubbub of the various tourist sites, especially when it is the holiday season.

The Local reports from the site that the tourist area suffocated under a soaring number of tourists, local governments and concerned citizens be worried about the preservation of the cultural heritage of the country as well as their environment.

Of course this affects more widespread, even involving the Italian Tourism Organization, Enit and Italian Culture Minister who immediately submit proposals to restrict the access of tourists and attract the tourist tax in various tourist destinations.

Indeed, the advancement of tourism on the one hand so missed, on the other hand the need for a regulation, such as the Mayor of Venice Luigi Brugnaro apply the rules so citizens become more comfortable in their own town to provide exclusive access to ride the vaporetti (water bus).

(Source CA Setyanti - CNN Indonesia, Lonely Planet, The Local /Images S Lee)

Monday, July 25, 2016

Are You Afraid Traveling by Plane?

One in six adults suffering from aviophobia or aerophobia

Garuda flight to Bali

Fear while on a plane seems to be a uniqueness to some people, even according to an article from the travel columnist James Wysong, on the NBC News sites that this phenomenon which occurs in one out of six adults.

As written by a female journalist on KompasTravel sites, citing the article, that the columnist had met with a man carrying a large backpack, which may surprise you, because chances are he carries a parachute placed under the seat.

Terrific, isn't it? Maybe you will wonder whether it is so afraid of that passengers? Do not be embarrassed, because 35 percent of cabin crew, including flight attendants and pilots are also experiencing the same fears.

For example a source that can create fear, like at a certain height, strange noises, crowded situations, or even terrorism.

Okay, let's see some useful tips.

Choose a seat in the front cabin. Because of the turbulence will be more pronounced if you are sitting in the rear.

Take (or choose) the large-bodied aircraft. The larger the airplane, the shock was more minimal.

Think of turbulence such as damaged roads. Have you been in an ugly street car ride? Well, as it happens. All will pass, do not worry.

Watching a movie. A great way to divert attention, also in other ways such as reading a book, or listening to music while close your eyes and open your mind with many other things.

Avoid caffeinated beverages. Such as coffee and tea will make your heart beat faster and not be able to rest, sleep.

Drink mineral water. Flights can lead to dehydration, or perhaps try a glass of wine. Avoid drinking alcohol, little may be, but do not go overboard.

Breathe regularly. Of course this is good, stay calm, and make yourself in comfort in flight. Cheer up.

Flights should walk as you're in the car running, calm your heart, and all will be well underway. Travel trips should be able encouraging for you and your traveling companions, especially family members.

(Source S Anindiati Nursastri - KompasTravel, NBC News /Image Garuda Indonesia)

Saturday, July 23, 2016

Free Ice Cream when Smart in Mathematics

James Karagiannis of Buffalo New York offered for children who are good at math

Venchi Ice Cream - illustration

Ways of marketing promotion is always in the mind of every person who liked the method of sale, many ways present through imagination and it happened to someone in Buffallo, New York.

He has been known as 'Ice Creamcycle Dude' that has a unique way to attract customers. So says an article in the Daily Meal, Karagiannis, 36, offers free ice cream for children who can answer questions in mathematics and history that he proposed.

Even the method of introduction is becoming more widespread, such as children get a bonus if they are willing to dispose of waste in place. Additional course various other flavors of ice cream. And, for children who are less precise answer, do not worry, so as not to upset the children buy at a discount, ice cream for $ 1. Fair enough, isn't it?

Marketing methods like this certainly gained widespread attention for parents, his ice cream outlets are immediately got a good name, such as the articles at the site Business Insider, a positive personal project.

Excerpts from the site goes on to say that Karagiannis perform simple marketing ploy and a good education at the same time, he also did not hesitate to raise funds through voluntary donations from local residents, in order to continue to provide ice cream.

As he wrote the status updates on the social media site Facebook, "Giving is a good thing to do, but I prefer to give the lesson behind it."

Doing business at the same time spreading the good of the community around him, he also said to share the environment with a better way and instill moral values ​​was good also in children.

Until one day they become adults better, the ice cream is only a means.

(Source L Kertopati - CNN Indonesia, Daily Meal, Business Insider /Image Stevi Lee)

Friday, July 22, 2016

Turtles Bother Flight Schedules at New York Airports

A group of turtles crossing the runway

Flights delayed at New York airport, would be upsetting to anyone, even if you are preparing to start your tour in the mainland United States or other destinations.

However delays flight schedule always brings a sense of disappointment, confusion, annoyance become one in your head, for sure.

This time a nice story, at once funny, because of delays in the plane about to take off at John F. Kennedy Airport, New York, whereas in the passenger cabin is already preparing to fly into the blue sky.

They found a warning, citing an article in Lonely Planet, the plane had to postpone, for a turtle crossing a runway. Haha. :))

That's great, isn't it?

The news is interesting, because that's the case, dozens of turtles on the type of diamondback terrapin (Malaclemys terrapin) often migrate down the runway one of the busiest in the world, as the beginning of their annual ritual before mating.

Further news said that a saltwater marshes near their habitat in Jamaica Bay into a destination, they are the turtles want to carry out the marriage. Mating occurs in June and July, then cross the runway 4L to lay eggs in the sand.

Although this impair its flight, but some positive steps done, The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has employed a dedicated team to study the migratory habits of this group of turtles.

Of all done so that all happy, turtles can continue to perform marriages and lay eggs, they are protected from the runway, and still ensure the comfort of the airline staff and passengers.

Anyone who was at the airport of New York, certainly can understand, regardless it disrupt air travel, you sort were on a sightseeing trip can be aware of them, the turtles need to be protected, on the other hand aviation safety may also progressing well.

(Source A Khoiri - CNN Indonesia, Lonely Planet /Image L Priyanti)

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Choosing a Restaurant based on the Pokémon

The selection of the Pokémon GO gamer when they go to a restaurant

Pokémon gathering

Madness of the Pokémon GO game has become epidemic in most countries in the world, everyone wants to be part of this game, Pokémon monster hunting.

Come on, keep looking and defeat the enemy in the virtual world, you will be able to deal with it.

But. The presence of this game makes many people moved, creations present in the minds of entrepreneurs, many creative opportunities for profit. There are many ways, as written in the lifestyle website, CNN Indonesia, some restaurant creates a unique food Pokémon and Pokéball shaped, also they invite gathered to search for that virtual monsters.

Even an article from Business Insider, said the role of cyberspace in popularizing the game, that the major impact for restaurants in the United States, especially culinary entrepreneurs, such as L'inizio Pizza Bar, Long Island or a beer manufacturer, Actual Brewing Company. They know the wishes of the players, they want to eat (or drink) in a place where the monsters present from the virtual world around a restaurant.

A pattern develops, culinary entrepreneurs simply create a tweet or status updates on a social media site pages, and wait for the invasion of the gamers, they seek out and hunt Pokémon monsters in their restaurant!

How will it affect the tourists who also were in a tourist destination, come and join immediately hunt there, and try some of the specialties of a restaurant.

And the consumer with you immediately come by itself, in droves. The monster hunters come and eat.

(Source CA Setyanti - CNN Indonesia, Business Insider /Image Cyclonebiskit at Wikipedia)

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

100 World's Best Airport 2016

Best in the world in 2016 with the award of "World Airport Awards"

Changi Airport, Singapore

The best airport in the world has always been one of the curiosity of many tourists who were in a tourist location, there is little question of whether the airport where they arrived was one of the best?

Skytrax rating agency issued a list of 100 best airports in the world, citing the official website of the World Airport Awards, the period the survey was conducted from June 2015 until February 2016 and covers 550 airports worldwide.

We know that most of the tourists in the world had stopped there, the award for best airport in 2016 in the "World Airport Awards" through a survey to 13.25 million passengers around the world with the background of the respondents came from 106 countries.

1 Singapore Changi Airport
2 Incheon International Airport
3 Munich Airport
4 Tokyo Haneda International Airport
5 Hong Kong International Airport
6 Centrair Airport
7 Zurich Airport
8 London Heathrow Airport
9 Kansai International Airport
10 Hamad Doha Airport

11 Narita International Airport
12 Frankfurt Airport
13 Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
14 Vancouver Airport
15 Helsinki Airport
16 Beijing Capital Airport
17 Brisbane Airport
18 Copenhagen Airport
19 Cologne/Bonn Airport
20 Taiwan Taoyuan Airport

21 Auckland Airport
22 Cape Town Airport
23 Sydney Airport
24 Kuala Lumpur International Airport
25 Melbourne Airport
26 Dubai Airport
27 Barcelona Airport
28 Denver Airport
29 Vienna Airport
30 Johannesburg International Airport

31 Madrid-Barajas Airport
32 Cincinnati/Kentucky Airport
33 Paris CDG Airport
34 Shanghai Hongqiao Airport
35 Durban Airport
36 Bangkok Suvarnabhummi International Airport
37 San Francisco Airport
38 Abu Dhabi Airport
39 Dusseldorf Airport
40 Hamburg Airport

41 London City Airport
42 Gimpo International Airport
43 Hartsfield-Jackson Airport
44 Toronto Pearson Airport
45 Gatwick Airport
46 Bogota El Dorado Airport
47 Bahrain Airport
48 Xi'an Airport
49 Lima Airport
50 Chengdu Airport

51 Christchurch Airport
52 Haikou Meilan Airport
53 Moscow Domodedovo International Airport
54 Seattle-Tacoma Airport
55 Gold Coast Airport
56 Oslo Airport
57 Lisbon Airport
58 Dallas Fort Worth International Airport
59 New York JFK Airport
60 Athens International Airport

61 Halifax Stanfield Airport
62 Quito International Airport
63 Jakarta Soekarno-Hatta International Airport
64 Mumbai International Airport
65 Guayaquil Airport
66 Delhi International Airport
67 Stockholm Arlanda Airport
68 Hyderabad Airport
69 Adelaide Airport
70 Porto Airport

71 Houston George Bush Airport
72 Keflavik International Airport
73 Perth Airport
74 Bengaluru Airport
75 Minneapolis St Paul Airport
76 Budapest International Airport
77 Shenzhen Airport
78 Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport
79 Billund Airport
80 Dublin Airport

81 Sanya Phoenix Airport
82 Hanoi Noi Bai Airport
83 Brussels Airport
84 Nice Airport
85 Guangzhou Airport
86 Panama Tocumen Airport
87 Birmingham Airport
88 Montréal International Airport
89 Detroit Airport
90 Manchester Airport

91 Los Angeles Airport
92 Malta International Airport
93 Prague Airport
94 Muscat International Airport
95 Stansted Airport
96 Geneva International Airport
97 Boston Logan Airport
98 Fukuoka Airport
99 Luxembourg Airport
100 Kazan International Airport

Interesting survey of Skytrax which gives lots of hints and descriptions for the tourists about the airports in the world, is based on experience of travelers at the airport starting from when shopping at the airport until the affairs of the immigration department.

(Source Kompas Travel, Skytrax /Image M Kretyawan)