Sunday, June 30, 2013

World Best Romantic Place, With Luxury Travel

Got married or planning a marriage, then why not check out these destinations for a romantic gateway.  After all marriages happen once in a lifetime so why not make it memorable!

Top Honeymoon Destinations

A honeymoon is every married couple dream, so why not make it extra special by celebrating it in one of these beautiful destinations:

·         London
·         Paris
·         Verbier
·         New York
·         Singapore
·         Goa
·         Sydney

Pre-book honeymoon Package  

To get the best deal in terms of airfare and accommodation, it is always better to plan such things way ahead. If you plan ahead, then the chance of getting a flight and airfare as per choice and budget is more. Same is the case when it comes towards renting a holiday apartment.

Best time to travel

Though one does not need any particular time to visit a destination especially on one’s honeymoon, there are however a few things that one needs to consider when planning a romantic gateway. If budget is a big constrain then it best go when the airfare and accommodation rates are cheap i.e in the lean and shoulder season.  For when you plan a holiday trip during such season not only do you end up saving considerable amount of money but the chances of visiting a city that is less crowded is much more-something what every lovelorn couple desires.

Therefore, don’t delay, if you have a marriage coming up or are plan to propose to your loved ones, now this right time to plan and book a serviced apartment

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Wimbledon Championship 2013

With the French Open almost coming to an end, tennis fan from all over the world are now focusing on the next mega grand slam tournament of the year – The Wimbledon Championship.  Starting from 24 June and lasting for about two weeks, the championship will see players from over 60 countries using their aces, backhands and forehands for the ultimate prize in tennis history- The Championship.

One of the oldest and prestigious tennis tournaments, The Wimbledon Championship All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club is famous for sticking to its numerous traditions which in turn has given the tournament a distinct character.  All white attire, strawberries and creams, bananas for the players, the royal box and yes even the rains are what make tennis at Wimbledon extra special.

Match Dates and Prize Money

This year ‘The Championship’ will as per tradition will on Monday, the 24th June ad will go o for two weeks culminating with the Gentleman finals on Sunday, the 7th July. A total of £22,560,000 in prize money is at stake for competitors participating at The Championships, 2013 with both Gentlemen's and Ladies' Singles Champions set to receive £1,600,000 each.

Rent a holiday apartment for your stay at Wimbledon

If you are in Wimbledon for the tournament either as a fan or as on entourage of the players, then opt for a serviced apartment that is located close to the venue- All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club. Not only will staying in a holiday rental make it easy for you to reach the venue on time but it will also ease the time you might probably have to spend queuing out or a ticket.

Attractions in close proximity to Wimbledon

If you have some time to spare once the matches are over, why not make your way to see some of these beautiful attractions that are situated not far  from All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club. Some of these Wimbledon Championship 2013 attractions are:

*      Royal Botanic Gardens, also known as Kew Gardens
*      London Wetland Centre
*      Twickenham Rugby Museum & Stadium Tour
*      Wimbledon Common
*      Wimbledon Society Museum of Local History
*      Cannizaro Park
*      Buddhapadipa Temple

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Book your tickets and accommodation- The Paris Air Show is about to take off

Of all the various events happening in Paris during the summer, the Paris Air Show is one such exposition that attracts every flying enthusiast from all over the world. If you are one of those who don’t have any idea as to what it entails, be there to know more.

A not to be missed event in the Paris social calendar, the Paris Air Show is one of the world’s oldest and largest aviation exposition. Held at the Le Bourget exhibition centre, the show now in its 50th year showcases the latest technical advancements and innovations that have been in the aviation and aerospace field. Though largely rated as a commercial event where orders are placed and aircrafts are booked by the military, commercial airlines as well as by the individuals, the event also attracts a sizeable number of local populace and tourists  many of whom come down to the venue to see the breathtaking air displays.

With the event set to attract a large number of visitors, special arrangements have been made to accommodate the various delegates, manufactures , exhibitors, journalists as well as the tourists in various hotels and service apartments located in and nearby Paris. Special care has been taken to ensure that those staying in short stay rentals far from the city are able to reach the venue on time by arranging shuttle services from the bus stops and rail stations to the exhibition ground.

Paris Air Show Dates & Timings

A regular fixture that is held every odd year at the Le Bourget exhibition ground, this year Paris Air Show will be held from 17th June to 23rd June. The event will be opened to the general public only during the last three days from 8.30 am- 6.00 pm.

 Paris Air Show Tickets 

Tickets are available for attending the show. Costing 13.50 Euros, these can be booked online through their official website and are valid for a day only.

So, if you are in Paris during the month of June, you now have a wonderful event to attend to. Just make sure to book your Paris holiday apartments well in advance to avoid last minute rushes.

Thursday, June 20, 2013

(Jun 06 - Jun 23) ICC Champions Trophy Schedule 2013 and ICC Champions Trophy Results

Date Match Details Time Venue D/N
GMT IST Your Time Ground City
Jun 06 - Thu India v South Africa, 1st Match, Group B - India Won by 26 runs 09:30 15:00 15:00 Sophia Gardens Cardiff, Wales
Jun 07 - Fri Pakistan v West Indies, 2nd Match, Group B - West Indies beat Pak by 2 Wickets 09:30 15:00 15:00 Kennington Oval London
Jun 08 - Sat England v Australia, 3rd Match, Group A - England won by 48 runs 09:30 15:00 15:00 Edgbaston Birmingham
Jun 09 - Sun New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 4th Match, Group A - New Zealand Won by 1 Wicket 09:30 15:00 15:00 Sophia Gardens Cardiff, Wales
Jun 10 - Mon Pakistan v South Africa, 5th Match, Group B - South Africa won by 67 Runs 12:00 17:30 17:30 Edgbaston Birmingham
Jun 11 - Tue India v West Indies, 6th Match, Group B - India Won by 8 wkts. 09:30 15:00 15:00 Kennington Oval London
Jun 12 - Wed Australia v New Zealand, 7th Match, Group A 09:30 15:00 15:00 Edgbaston Birmingham
Jun 13 - Thu England v Sri Lanka, 8th Match, Group A 12:00 17:30 17:30 Kennington Oval London
Jun 14 - Fri South Africa v West Indies, 9th Match, Group B 09:30 15:00 15:00 Sophia Gardens Cardiff, Wales
Jun 15 - Sat India v Pakistan, 10th Match, Group B 09:30 15:00 15:00 Edgbaston Birmingham
Jun 16 - Sun England v New Zealand, 11th Match, Group A 09:30 15:00 15:00 Sophia Gardens Cardiff, Wales
Jun 17 - Mon Australia v Sri Lanka, 12th Match, Group A 12:00 17:30 17:30 Kennington Oval London
Jun 19 - Wed TBC v TBC, 1st Semi-Final 09:30 15:00 15:00 Kennington Oval London
Jun 20 - Thu TBC v TBC, 2nd Semi-Final 09:30 15:00 15:00 Sophia Gardens Cardiff, Wales
Jun 23 - Sun TBC v TBC, Final 09:30 15:00 15:00 Edgbaston Birmingham
To know more about the ICC Champions Trophy 2013 

Thursday, June 6, 2013

Where to catch the action of the ICC Champions Trophy 2013

The last and final edition of the 7th ICC Champions Trophy is just round the corner and fans from all over the globe are making a beeline to Cardiff, Birmingham and London to support their teams and see their cricketing idols in live action.

The Cricketing Stadiums

A relatively smaller tournament c006Fmpared to the T20 and the Cricket World Cup, the ICC Champions Trophy 2013 will see only 15 matches being played by eight of the top ODI teams at 3 relatively well known cricketing stadiums:

·    Sophia Gardens, Cardiff – The home of Glamorgan County Cricket Club, Sophia Gardens claim to fame lie it being the venue where Australians were defeated by the Bangladeshis in 2005.

·   Edgbaston, Birmingham – The second largest cricketing venue after Lords in the UK that can accommodate around 21000 fans, Edgbaston also happens to be home ground of the Warwickshire Cricket team and the venue where Brian Lara’s scored his world record 501 and where Australia tied with South Africa during the famous 1999 Cricket World Cup semi final considered by many as the greatest in ODI in history.
·         The Kennington Oval, London- One of the famous cricketing grounds of UK; this is where it all began. Oval was the venue of the first ever test in England; where the legend of Ashes was born; where Bradman made his most famous duck and much more firsts. The stadium was established way back in 1875 and has a capacity of 23500. 

Teams & Match Dates

Teams participating in the tournament have been divided into 2 groups of four teams each. The opening match is schedule to be played at Cardiff on June 6th with finals set for June 26th at Birmingham.

Group B: India, Pakistan, South Africa, West Indies 
Group AAustralia, England, New Zealand, Sri Lanka

Renting an Short Stay Service Apartments in London

All three of these stadiums are located not far from the serviced apartments or the holiday rentals that you have rented for this particular short term holiday. While car parking at the venue maybe limited this won’t create much of a problem for those staying in a holiday apartment not far from the venue for you can always walk down to venue or take the nearest tube, train or coach. For fans planning to come down to London, getting a place to stay near Oval is sure shot winner for the Oval tube Station is 200 yards from the ground while Vauxhall station is some 800 yards away. Even Cardiff and Birmingham are well connected by all forms of transport system so, irrespective of where you have rented out an apartment, by availing of the public transport system you can always reach match venue on time.

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Top 5 Paris Attractions to visit during your Short Term Vacations

Let’s say that you are in Paris  for a day or two and have some time to spare which you want to spend visiting some of the city’s amazing attractions, what would it be? Would you opt for a city tour that takes you through some of the Paris well known attractions or  one that lets you discover the city’s many hidden jewels? The choice is yours though if I were you I would opt to for a chance to discover what the city hides in its ambit in addition to its other popular attractions like the Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, Champs Elyess, Louvre, Granier Palais, Musee Rodin etc.
If its gems that you seek, then given below are a few of Paris’s top 5 attraction that you must visit during your short term visit. These attractions include:

·         The Statue of Liberty - New York may have one but Paris has 3! And if you are wondering where then head off to the Jardin du Luxembourg, Pont de Grenelle and the Musée des Arts et Métiers .While the one at Jardin du Luxembourg acted as the model for the New York Statue, Musée des Arts et Métiers has the one made from the original plaster and the Pont de Grenelle- well that just got featured in a movie starring Nicolas Cage (National Treasure: Book of Secrets)

·         Flame of Liberty - Though many associate it as a memorial for Princess Diana given its location near the Pont de l'Alma tunnel, where the Princess died, this gold-leaf-covered replica of the Statue of Liberty flame is yet another symbol of the long lasting Franco-American friendship.

·         Catacombs of Paris - Every city has its secrets and so does Paris. If you want to know what, then head off to the Catacombs of Paris lying underneath the city.

·         Wallace Fountains - A symbol of Paris, you will find these beautiful fountains scattered every nook and corner of the city.

·         Le Mur Des Je T'aime - Feeling romantic and want to make this holiday special? Then how about saying ‘I Love You’ to your beloved in 250 languages in a place known to be perfect for those in love.

However, no stay in Paris is complete until unless you have stayed in a cosy serviced apartments in Paris. If you are in Paris for a short holiday, then these holiday apartments are the best. Not only are they easy on the pocket but their location in every arrondisement in Paris makes them an ideal accommodation option for those wishing to explore Paris and its attractions of their own.


This winter you should plan a most exclusive tour to Paris with your family or loved ones and feel the beauty and ambience of European culture and tradition. Paris is a city of beauty, landmarks, entertainment, fashion, business and economy. The city holds a unique position in the heart of tourists and gives the best experience with a great tour. During a holiday, accommodation is a big issue and that is why, it is very important that you must rent out Paris short term lets and make your stay and tour comfortable and easy. For a traveler, the option of short-term lets apartment rental is an ideal choice.

Whenever the name Paris comes in mind, the flashes of panoramic view of the architecture, shopping malls, and night life comes to the mind. Today, the internet has become so popular that it is wise to research the details of the place beforehand. Therefore, looking for information on the Paris short term lets would allow you to enjoy your holiday to the maximum. There are architectural marvels here like the Eiffel Tower and the Arc de Triomphe where you should definitely plan a visit during your break.

Innumerable Paris short term lets services are made available to you during your stay. The apartments are available according to the number of guests with furnished rooms, classic services and at preferred locations so that when you come to Paris you do not face any problem and enjoy the luxury of a relaxing break.

Monday, June 3, 2013

Enjoy a fun Field Day this Saturday

Now in its 7th edition, the outdoor music festival-Field Day is all set to rock the quaint neighbourhood of Tower Hamlets and London as a whole on Saturday 25th May. An totally new concept, this one day event combines the village fete mentality with that of music. More than 70 artists and rock bands from different genres of music have confirmed their participation and given by the past success of the event, it is estimated that around thousands of music fans will be making a beeline to Victoria Park - the event venue to see the favourite music star in action.

Rent a Holiday Apartment for the Event

With the event becoming a regular fixture on the London social scene, it is but obvious that many music enthusiasts including tourists will not just be interested in attending the event and but will prefer to rent out a holiday rental for the same in order to be close to the venue.  And considering that the event will be taking place at Victoria Park in the borough of Tower Hamlets, it makes ample sense to rent one of the few cosy serviced apartments located in the vicinity.

Getting to the Venue of Field Day 2013

One of London’s oldest public parks, the Victoria Park will be hosting the event and while cars are strict no-no given the limited parking option, one can make ample use of the city public transport system to get to the Field Day 2013 venue.

     If coming by tube - The nearest Tube stations to Victoria Park are: Mile End (District and Central lines), Bow Road (District Line), Stratford (Jubilee Line), Bow Church (DLR) and Bethnal Green (Central line).
   If coming by Rail -The nearest Overground rail stations to Victoria Park are: Hackney Wick (East London line), Cambridge Heath (National Rail) and Bethnal Green (National Rail).

·         If coming by Bus – Take bus routes: 8, 277, 309, 339, 388, D3, D6, S2  to get to the park. 

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