Known For : Statue of Liberty Times Square Empire State Building
An iconic global centre of the world that has inspired the world with its brilliant architecture, movies, and art. Also known as the Big Apple, New York is well-known for its magnificent skyscrapers, Broadway shows and beautiful landmarks, making it the perfect destination for travellers from all over the world.
Best Time: Throughout the year
Known For : Rijksmuseum Van Gogh Museum Vondelpark
The capital city of Netherlands probably has one of the most chilled out vibes across all cities of Europe. If you're travelling to Amsterdam, rest assured, it's going to be one of your most wonderful experiences. The city has everything, from a bustling night life, to picnic parks, to some spectacular museums. You're going to find yourself spoilt for choice!
Best Time: March to October
Known For : Calangute Beach Basilica of Bom Jesus Water Sports in Goa
Lying on the west coast, Goa is one of the smallest states in India known for its brilliant beaches, scrumptious food and Portuguese heritage. Panjim, the capital city located in the centre is well-connected with an international airport and roads and trains run from North to South part of Goa.
Best Time: October to March
Thailand, a dreamy beachside paradise, is a country that has managed to retain its cultural integrity in spite of being a major tourist destination. You can find everything here - from pristine beaches to dense forests, from ancient monasteries to coral reefs, from Buddhist monks to floating markets and finally the fragrant and rich food to treat your taste buds.
Known For : Kheerganga Trek Trekking in Kasol Tosh
A small village in Himachal situated along the banks of the river Parvati, Kasol is a tourist attraction that is rapidly gaining fame as a very popular hub for trekkers, backpackers, and nature lovers. Commonly known as the Amsterdam of India, this quaint little village is resplendent in natural scenic beauty, and is one of the few places in the country that is yet to be ruined by urbanization and commercialization.
Best Time: October to June
Known For : Burj Khalifa Palm Jumeirah Burj Al Arab
Essentially a desert city, Dubai is one of the seven emirates that combines together to form U.A.E. This global city is mainly known for its lavish architecture, incredible skylines and plethora of tourist landmarks making it an ideal vacation spot for vacationers from all around the globe.
Best Time: November to April
Known For : Kilmainham Gaol Phoenix Park National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology
The history, the food, the architecture, the stories, and of course the pubs, Dublin is always among the list of favourite cities of people who've ever been there. Being the capital, Dublin is a major global city. It caters to the requirements of all sorts of tourists and travellers, from pubs to castles, and churches to parks, there is something for everyone here.
Best Time: May to September
Known For : South Beach Little Havana Miami Zoo
Miami is a seaport city famous for its beaches and nightlife. It is situated on the Atlantic ocean side in South Florida. Many big companies and corporate houses have its headquaters in Miami as it is the financial, entertaintment, arts and media hub of the country. Miami is referred to as "Cruise capital of the World" with cruise ships from all over the world docking at Port Miami.
Best Time: March to May
Known For : The Strip Bellagio Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
Las Vegas - a place that in today's date needs absolutely no introduction. Just hearing the name will make you picture the neon sign boards, the iconic hotels and the legendary casinos. For the ultimate, no-limits entertainment trip, there is hardly any place in the world that comes close to Vegas. The city is the epitome of the ultimate party life in the world.
Best Time: September to November (Autumn)
Known For : Freedom Trail Museums Fenway Park
Welcome to the largest city in Massachusetts, the testifier of American Revolution and an international hub for education. Boston is a walkable city accomodating exciting neighborhoods, Red Sox fans, and some vintage streets with cobblestones pavements. Boston takes pride of its rich history, and is counted as one of the oldest cities in America.
Best Time: April to May, October to November
Known For : Buckingham Palace St. Paul's Cathedral London Eye
Standing on the Thames River, London is the capital of England as well as the most populous city in Great Britain. The city is a confluence of the old and the new and is one of the most important tourist destinations in the entire world. It is a city with numerous attractions of all sorts including great architecture and heritage.
Best Time: April to September
Known For : Girona Sagrada Familia Las Ramblas Park Guell
Hans Christian Anderson described Barcelona as the "Paris of Spain" because of its resemblance with the French atmosphere. The city has a beautiful charm and a rich cultural significance. It is the capital city of autonomous community of Catalonia in Spain and the second largest city in Spain.¾
Best Time: May to August
Known For : Eiffel Tower The Louvre Notre Dame
Bonjour Mon Ami! Paris needs no formal introduction - synonymous with culture, architecture, food and fashion. That je ne sais quoi of the French capital makes it the dream destination for many. So would you want to leave Paris 'Before Sunset' or would you take our word and spend a 'Midnight in Paris'?!
Best Time: June to August
Known For : Trou Aux Biches Belle Mare Plage Beach Seven Coloured Earth of Chamarel
Mauritius is the premier holiday destination island on the Indian Ocean. Itês a famous honeymoon location, or for a relaxing trip with your family. The amazing beauty and natural aesthetics of this country will definitely leave you spellbound. Calling Mauritius an island paradise is no overstatement.
Best Time: July to October (winter)
Known For : Berlin Wall Memorial and Documentation Centre Reichstag Brandenburg Tor
Berlin is all things exuberant and vibrant. It is extravagant, yet affordable; cosmopolitan and forward, yet steeped in rich history. The morbid days of Cold War and a city divided by the Wall are long forgotten and the reunified capital beats fast as the heart of Germany. Berlin was the stage to some events that not only shaped world history but were revolutionary in itself - headquartered by the Nazis, bombed by the Allied forces, partitioned and reunited, only recently.
Best Time: May to September
Known For : Schloss Nymphenburg Deutsche Museum Olympia Park
Munich today is the technology capital, that values quality of life over and above all other aspects. Nevertheless the Bavarian city retains a medieval charm. It's a city that guilelessly blends modernity and tradition. The chic and the fashionable co exist with Lederhosen (Leather pants), rustic beer halls and wursts.
Best Time: March to May
Known For : Puerta del Sol Plaza Mayor Plaza de la Villa
The capital city of Spain, Madrid is most popular for its cultural and artistic heritage. It also has the liveliest nightlife in the world. It is a cosmopolitan city which is the main centre of business as well as the seat of the government. It is also the political centre of Spain. Located in the centre of the Iberian Peninsula, Madrid is the largest city in Spain.
Best Time: March to early October
The island state of Malta is located in the Mediterranean Sea and falls south of the Italian island of Sicily. Temples, fortresses, sandy beaches, cliffs, and jutted coves is what makes this small island nation worth visiting, coupled with thrilling activities like scuba diving, snorkelling, and a long and fascinating history going back to the days before Christ.
Best Time: April to June
Known For : St. MarkÍs Square Academia Gallery Ca'Rezzonico
A city located in north east Italy and the capital of the Veneto region. It is known for its beautiful settings, artwork and a predominantly Venetian Gothic architecture. A beautiful city known for its interconnected canals and its gondola rides. Equal measures of romance and culture makes this city beautiful and breathtaking.
Best Time: April to November
Known For : Space Needle Woodland Park Zoo Museum Of Flight
Seattle is the largest city in both the¾state¾of¾Washington¾and the¾Pacific Northwestregion of North America. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the third largest port in North America in terms of container handling as of 2015. Seattle's climate is classified as oceanic or temperate marine, with cool, wet winters and warm, relatively dry summers.
Best Time: September to November
Known For : Solang Valley Rohtang Pass Adventure Activities in Manali
Nestled in between the snow-capped slopes of the Pir Panjal and the Dhauladhar ranges, Manali is one of the most popular hill stations in the country. With jaw-dropping views, lush green forests, sprawling meadows carpeted with flowers, gushing blue streams, a perpetual fairy-tale like mist lingering in the air, and a persistent fragrance of pines and freshness - Manali has been blessed with extraordinary scenic beauty.
Best Time: October to June
Known For : Sydney Opera House Darling Harbour Bondi Beach
Sydney is a lovely Australian city, with a hot summer sun and loads of places to make the most of it. Beautiful gardens, iconic monuments, famous localities and the best beaches to get a tan on, a short trip to Sydney will have your travel bug well satisfied. This Australian city with a major colonial history today is one of the most developed and prosperous lands in the country.
Best Time: December to February.
Known For : Kamalabari Satra Dakhinpat Satra Garmur
Majuli is a lush green environment-friendly, pristine and pollution free fresh water island in the river Brahmaputra, just 20 km from the Jorhat city. With a total area of 1250 sq. km, Majuli is the world's largest river island and it attracts tourists from all over the world. Among one of the most surreal places in India, Majuli is also a strong contender for a place in UNESCO's World Heritage Sites.
Best Time: July to March
The Chadar Trek or The Frozen River Expedition is one of the most unique and challenging treks in India. The 6-day chadar trek across the frozen Zanskar River in Ladakh takes place during the latter part of January till the end of February or sometimes even in the first week of March, depending on the weather.
Known For : Houseboats Alappuzha Beach Backwaters in Alleppey
Officially called Alappuzha, Alleppey is a city in the South Indian state of Kerala. Bordering the Laccadive Sea, it is known for its wide network of interlinking, palm-fringed canals called backwaters and rejuvenating Ayurvedic resorts. Allepey is also popular for its Houseboat cruises that pass through the serene backwaters, where you can catch glimpses of green paddy fields, choir making activities, beautiful avifauna and witness the life of locals in Kerala.
Best Time: June to March
Known For : Scuba Diving In Andaman Havelock Island Radhanagar Beach
Replete with picturesque shimmering beaches, lagoons of turquoise blue waters and a bit of history, Andaman & Nicobar Islands is a little slice of paradise tucked around 1,400 km away from the east coast of India. The union territory comprises a total of 572 islands, only 37 of which are inhabited and a few are open to the tourists.
Best Time: October to Jun
Known For : Pangong Lake Magnetic Hill Leh Palace
A land like no other with superabundance of attractions to visit and phantasmagoric and fabulous landscapes, amazing people and culture, Ladakh is truly a heaven on Earth. Bounded by two of the world's mightiest mountain ranges, the Great Himalaya and the Karakoram, it lies athwart two other, the Ladakh range and the Zanskar range.
Best Time: Jun to Sep