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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…

Ferrymead Heritage Park – Embark on a Journey to the History of New Zealand


Ferrymead Heritage Park in Christchurch features an Edwardian township of early 1900s, complete with houses, a church, jail, school house, railway station and a picture theatre as well as an interesting array of heritage and museum collections. Located in Heathcote Valley at the site of the very first public railway in New Zealand, the heritage park was formerly known as a historical park.

On every weekend and during public holidays and school holidays, much admired tram rides are provided at regular intervals in the park. A genuine time warp, a visit to the township provides everyone including children of all ages, some excitement. The fascinating details of the post office, blacksmiths and cooperage, the bakery, the horse and cart and cobblers, all add to the charisma of the place. Its museums include Hall of Flame (fire engines), Rural History, Hall of Wheels and more.

Home to over 20 volunteer groups and societies, who are usually open on event days and Sundays, the park provides an abundance of exciting and educational programmes. Aiming at the primary and secondary school children, a wide range of multi-sensory learning opportunities are offered in addition to a comprehensive programme catering to all students. Another exclusive feature is the expertise of on-site technical specialists.

An ideal destination for an end-of-year trip, the park makes it possible for the visiting students to dress in clothing of the era, take part in role plays while experiencing the lifestyle of the past. They can also communicate with the experts in their field, learn the etiquette of the past and participate in more enriching and enjoyable learning experiences. Student can also reflecting on and discuss the differences, similarities, improvements and deteriorations of New Zealand society. All in all, the park brings an absolutely wonderful experience for the young and old alike, transporting them to the olden times of the beautiful New Zealand.

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