What you need to know about - senior citizens travelWritten by Mansi gupta
Are you drained of sitting at home, doing babysitting of your grandchildren? Have your dreams to explore world not turned to reality? Are your eyes longing to capture grandeur of world around you? If yes, don’t detain yourself from discovering world. Your age should not be an impediment in living your life to fullest.
When it comes to traveling, a horde of choices are available for senior citizens too. From opting a perfect destination that lives up to their tastes to mode to travel and place to cuddle, all lie at their discretion.
·The destination- For those who enjoy basking in glory of sun at beaches, locations like Hawaii Islands, Bahamas and like are ideal holiday spots. The connoisseurs of art and architecture can move to cities like Barcelona, New Orleans etc. that are swarming with masterpieces of eminent painters and architects. Evergreen places like Switzerland, Germany and so forth are never meant to be overlooked.
·The Decisive Factor The determination of a destination is directly proportional to factors like budget, mode to transport, climatic conditions and food.
Most of senior citizens prefer and desire to travel according to their pockets. Since youth bids goodbye at this age, potential to earn more takes a backseat. The expenditure is by and large made from savings that mushroom a little. Keeping in mind state of affairs of senior citizens, numerous travel agencies offer discount packages that can be availed in peak as well as off season.
If you propose to make a trip within periphery of your country, costs incurred will be significantly minimized. For instance, you can accomplish your destination by traveling via a bus, a rented car or a train. The fare will be relatively low as compared to outlay on air tickets. But bear in mind that money is not prior to life. If distance is a bit too long and you haven’t got muscle to sit for long (in a train or bus) take a flight. Your health always precedes your wealth.
What you need to know about – Barcelona travelWritten by Mansi gupta
Welcome to home of 1888 World’s Fair and 1992 Olympics, capital of Catalan region-a culture branded for its unique amalgam of Spanish and French mode of cooking. Known for its affluent culture and heritage, city of Barcelona nestled on shore of Mediterranean is of profoundly entrenched in past.
The Spectacular Art and Architecture Holidaying at Barcelona will treat your eyes with some of worlds finest and out of ordinary archaic architecture that stands unrivaled and unsullied till date. It is work of superlative Spaniard architect Antonio Gaudi. Gaudi’s exclusive masterpiece work can be sighted at church of Sagrada Familia , six storey apartment of Casa Batlo, Casa Mila also known as ‘The Quarry’-the multi family private residence that gives impression of surging around self same corner, Casa Vicens-the summer villa outside Barcelona that is a perfect blend of traditional and innovative designs and last but not least Park Guell an urban setting project, a magnum opus of this genius.
To intensify magnificence of Barcelona, what waits ahead is outstanding and exquisite work of Picasso. Picasso’s distinguished concerto is put on view at Museu Picasso where wing of museum parades Picasso’s take on Valazquez’s famous ‘Las Meninas’. The MNAC i.e. Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya displays an exotic collection of work during Gothic and Renaissance era along with numerous other stupendous things like coins, medals, sculpture and carvings etc. but this is not all. A plethora of 20th century art and sculpture by prominent Joan Miro, Botero, Basquiat and Motherwell can be treasured at MACBA – Mueseu d’ Art Contemporani de Barcelona and Museu Fundacio Joan Miro museums.
Something more about Barcelona The months of June and July flicker with celebration of Fest de Grec-Barcelona arts festival, October and November have onus for international film festival and May is swarming with all grand prix aficionados. You may choose any of these seasons and even apart from these to marvel at exquisiteness of Barcelona. The accommodations are conveniently available suiting to your pocket. There are some good hotels at Sur Diagonal, Eixample, Barri Gotic etc. and luxury villas t spoil your self on countryside. Barcelona on streets of Spain has not scaled heights demographically. The thin population of les than two million, city permits you to liberally roam around everywhere without much hurly burly.