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Nehru Zoological Park – a foretaste of Indian wildlife in their natural habitat

Nehru Zoological Park – a foretaste of…

South Asia’s most teeming nation is a veritable fusion of attractive places, lush landscapes and an ancient culture steeped in history and rituals. Architectural masterpieces of historic dynasties dot various states. India’s rich heritage together with its flourishing bio diversity showcases the beauty of the country. The city of Hyderabad offe…
Discover Karnataka’s Lakelands along the Captivating Kerala Backwaters

Discover Karnataka’s Lakelands along t…

Often called the Asian equivalent of the American Bayou, the Kerala backwaters are an expansive network of intricate waterways that include five lakes, forty rivers and a host of canals that span half the length of its home state. Stretching across over 900km the labyrinth of lakes, rivers, inlets and creeks form a truly magnificent eco system and …
Blue Reef Aquarium Newcastle- a world of wonders

Blue Reef Aquarium Newcastle- a world of…

Positioned just a short drive away from the beautiful Whitley Bay, the impressive Blue Reef Aquarium is ideally located in the North East coastal city of Tynemouth. It is a great place to discover how life goes on under the ocean. The Blue Reef Aquarium is a modern aquarium showcasing marine life in a new and exciting way. It has been designed and …
Festivals in Maldives – Merriment in Male

Festivals in Maldives – Merriment in M…

  No one would think that the decorative specs on the Indian Ocean would on close scrutiny turn out to be such resplendent islands full of tourist attractions. However, that is precisely what the Maldives is like. It has over twenty six tiny atolls or islands, which are governed separately but are a cohesive part of Maldives. Most of the festi…
Medical Tourism – Dental Care & Dentists in Bohput

Medical Tourism – Dental Care …

The Thai island of Koh Samui might have garnered a reputation for its idyllic beaches and pristine oceans, but it is also gaining popularity for another feature that is quite unique; medical tourism! Offering reasonably priced and international standard medical care, Koh Samui and such coastal areas as Bohput are also known for their high standards…
Family Travel to Philippines

Family Travel to Philippines…

The multicultural nation of Philippines presents an ideal destination for a family holiday. The suitable areas for families visiting the country include Boracay Island, Central Visayas and the National Capital Region Cebu. You may visit the most popular beach in Boracay, known as the White Beach which is famed for its spectacular sunsets and pristi…

Auckland Museum – Discovering New Zealand’s Rich Heritage

The Auckland Museum is one of the most significant museums in New Zealand. The museum focuses on the natural history, military history and New Zealand’s past including the historical evidences of the war time struggles of the nation. It also is a very famous and notable structure which showcases the neo-classicist style of architecture which makes it an outstanding addition to the landscape of the city. It stands on the surplus of a dormant volcano which is situated in a massive public park in Auckland.

The museum traces its roots back to 1852 when it was first established based on a cottage of a farmer and is now currently located in the Auckland University. After it was placed in this site it attracted around 708 visitors in the first year itself. Even as the collection began to expand the interest that the people had towards the museum dwindled and it was in a state of neglect till 1869. It was then handed over to the care and management of the Auckland Institute which is an erudite society formed two years back prior to it taking up the management the museum.

This museum is surely a must visit by all the sightseers who are keen on getting to know the history, how the brave warriors fought for their land. A new building was built for the museum in Princes Street, close to the Government House. The new location houses a massive gallery with a metal bordered skylight which is lit at the top. One would certainly be amazed by its intriguing architecture and fine artefacts which means so much to the New Zealand people who are very much linked to the country’s rich cultural heritage. While you are on a vacation a visit to this attraction will be a very useful addition to the memories of your holiday.

Travellers in search of a centrally located Auckland city hotel from which to explore the area and its many attractions including can stay at Copthorne Hotel Auckland City. It also offers a variety of Auckland hotel specials that let you get the most from your stay be it a family holiday, couples retreat or a business trip.

Chandrishan Williams is a travel writer who writes under the pen name, Caleb Falcon. He specializes in writing content based on the many exciting world adventures that await intrepid travellers.

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