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Things To Do In Bohol Island, Philippines

Things To Do In Bohol Island, Philippines

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The island of Bohol in the Philippines is best known for its unique natural attractions. Aside from its Chocolate Hills and the tarsier, however, Bohol also boasts of pristine white sand beaches, diving sites, waterfalls, old churches, and caves. Chocolate Hills and Panglao Island in Bohol One of the famous tourist attractions in mainland Bohol is the Chocolate Hills. It is actually a group of grass-covered limestone hills that turn chocolate brown during summer, hence its name. The conical-shaped hills are dispersed in high concentration in the towns of Batuan, Carmen, and Sagbayan, and the viewing decks in Carmen and the Sagbayan Peak offer an unobstructed view of these natural wonders. Southwest of the island of Bohol lies Panglao Island, a haven for divers and beach bums a...
Guide To Winter Cycling for Road Cyclists

Guide To Winter Cycling for Road Cyclists

Sports, Travel
Road cycling in the harsh winter months can be miserable and also dangerous; ice, snow and rain can make road surfaces treacherous so many riders opt to stay off the bike, losing fitness and piling on the pounds. But there are many ways to maintain cycle fitness when it’s cold and wet outside. This article offers some tips on how to stay cycling fit and fully prepared for the cycling season once good weather returns. Indoor Cycle Training Many keen road cyclists opt to keep on cycling by using an indoor bike trainer rather than going to a gym. With prices starting from as little as $150, riders can simply lock the rear wheel into the cycle trainer and pedal away using interval training techniques to boost fitness levels. More expensive cycle trainers come with a complete ra
Gokarna – Karnataka’s Favourite Seaside Town

Gokarna – Karnataka’s Favourite Seaside Town

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Mini-Goa would be too convenient a term to describe Gokarna with. This town on Karnataka’s Arabian Sea coast has its own unique legacy and its beaches are becoming a not-so-well-kept secret, attracting backpackers and tourists from all over the world. Many travellers do not like the compromise of cabs and buses and are instead renting self drive cars. The 500-km route between Bangalore and Gokarna is a scenic one, cutting through captivating and wild landscapes. Beaches and Trekking The beaches of Gokarna are surrounded by hillocks, and a hike up one of these will reward the climber with stunning panoramic views. Kudle Beach enjoys a quaint setting and is more tourist-oriented compared to the main Gokarna beach – which caters to more pilgrims. From Kudle, one can climb across one
Why Visit Little Town Of Lakeview In Michigan

Why Visit Little Town Of Lakeview In Michigan

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The quiet little town of Lakeview, Michigan is approximately 50 miles North East of Grand Rapids, Michigan. The town is alongside beautiful TownLine Lake. It is a very small town whose focal point is of course, the lake. Many of the locals have homes on the lake that they enjoy Spring, Summer and Fall and then head South for the Winter. One really lovely thing about Town Line Lake is that it uncluttered, with the homes being nicely spaced apart and not a congested patch of homes like so many other little lakes throughout Michigan. The neighbors all know each other and it is a very warm and friendly town. Located on one side of the lake, off Hillman Road is the United Methodist Campground for both rv’s and tents. Although it is owned and run by the United Methodist Church the campgro
What Is Mountain Cedar Allergies; How To Counter It

What Is Mountain Cedar Allergies; How To Counter It

Health, Home & Garden, Travel
Mountain Cedar trees create allergy problems for thousands of people each winter. However, there are some things one can do to help eliminate the symptoms and keep reactions to a minimum. Some of the normal symptoms of mountain cedar allergies are an itchy, runny nose, sneezing, nasal blockage, excess tearing and itchy eyes. There also may be an irritating cough and headache. The allergy is at its peak from December through March when the male cedar tree is producing pollen and it is dispersed in the air. It is only the male tree that causes the problem as they female tree produces berries and not the reddish brown cones that disperse the pollen. Those living near mountain cedar trees will often say that you can tell when cedar's reach their peak for exposure as a white smoke can...
How to Make the Most of Your car Racing-Themed Vacation

How to Make the Most of Your car Racing-Themed Vacation

Automobiles, Travel
As a devoted fan of car racing and travel, you would love nothing more than combining your two passions into one huge adventure. You enjoy visiting race tracks and seeing where some of your favorite drivers zip around the track at top speeds, and you like a wide variety of racing, from NASCAR to Formula One. Recently, your boss granted you enough time off to plan a dream cross-country road trip devoted to racing. In order for you and your sweetie to get the most out of this amazing opportunity, check out the following ideas: Upgrade Your Ride If you have room in the budget, you might want to consider treating yourself to a sporty car for your race-themed road trip. For example, if you have always dreamed of owning a Chevrolet Camaro, now is a great time to turn this goal into reality...