We start our tour of this charming capital with a visit to the city’s namesake, Wat Phnom. It was the birthplace of Phnom Penh Capital. Then, we continue to visit the Royal Palace built in 1866 by King Norodom. The palace consists of many beautiful temples, especially the Silver Pagoda. Visit the Silver Pagoda so named because of it’s floor that is comprised of 5,000 silver tiles. There is an Emerald Buddha encrusted with 9,584 diamonds. Next, we visit National Museum exhibits hundreds of pieces are housed here including both pre-and post-Angkorian pieces.
If you are a holder of airport lounge access card, you can enjoy business class services Airport lounge at Bali Airport. Wandernesia offers you TG Lounge, the simplistic and pleasant lounge open for everyone. Generally, early morning flight passengers visit the airport lounge to wait for the boarding time or after their trip finished within a long time period. For this reason, TG Lounge becomes the airport lounge in Bali airport that is available for everyone, even for those who are not a business class passenger. Located on the second floor next to JAZ Premier Lounge, TG Lounge is a 24-hours lounge that you can visit at any time. Frequently, it is precisely for a business class passenger of the airline partners. However, if you have a prior reservation, you can access the lounge by showing the voucher/ticket. With the clean interior and well-furnished facilities, you can enjoy the buffet meals served by the chef directly while waiting for your flight.
Picked by the Guardian as one of '15 Modern Classics' books This award-winning, double-sided foldout book takes you on a fascinating journey deep underground. One side of the foldout shows the ground beneath the city, whilst the reverse side shows the ground beneath the countryside. The underground scenes include tunnels and pipes, creatures' burrows, layers of rock, and the planet's molten core, each running seamlessly into the next. Mixing urban and rural settings, covering subjects such as geology , archaeology , and natural history , The Street Beneath My Feet offers children the opportunity to explore their world through a detailed learning experience. And its foldout, laperello (or concertina) style, which extends to 2.5 meters in length , is ideal for spreading out on the floor to pore over for hours . Explore even more of the world with The Skies Above My Eyes (August 2018) and The World Around Me (October 2020), companion books from the Look Closer series .
Grand Canyon West Rim is approximately 4,000 feet above the canyon floor where the Colorado River runs through. First stop Hualapai Ranch then on to scenic Eagle Point with last stop Guano Point. Next, we head to Grand Canyon Western Ranch for lunch with the singing cowboy in a Western styled restaurant. As we head back to your origination, we’ll take a short trip through the Joshua Tree Forest and pictures with a quick stop at Grand Canyon West Art Gallery.
The First thing that may come to your mind does Mumbai have any bit connection to Jews to build an entire tour around it, Yes, it does. Mumbai has been to the home to Jews since the late 18th Century. Once upon a time, there were more than 40,000 Jews living in the city, which have been reduced to 4,000 presently, Though Mumbai still has 8 synagogues.The tour starts with pick up from your hotel, & then our guide would share a brief insight about Jews history with Mumbai. The first point on the itinerary is the Sasson Dock, one of the oldest & largest fish markets on the western coast of India, Built by an influential Baghdadi Jew family. The market is bustling with the fishermen marketing their catch, few locals involved in the preservation of the fish for the export.The first synagogue you would be visiting is Kenneseth Eliyahoo Synagogue; the building has a strong influence from Indian, British & Jewish traditions. It was built in the year 1884, though the building underwent a restoration and renovated structure has been recently opened. The building is exterior & interior are painted with turquoise, giving a very lively feeling. The synagogue contains a number of Torah scrolls, along with silver-cased sefarim (religious books) belonging to the Sassoon family. On the ground floor, there are meetings and school rooms, and a mikveh (immersion pool). Then you will head to David Sasson library, another century-old building in heart of the city, overlooking infamous Kala Goda.Next, you will visit the oldest synagogue in Mumbai, the Shaar Harahamim, or Gate of Mercy Synagogue or Jani Masjid, built in 1796, by Samaji Hasaji Divekar (Samuel Ezekiel Divekar), a Bene Israeli. Masjid is the reference from the neighboorhood its located in; Masjid Bunder. This is the oldest synagogue in Mumbai and built as a Thanksgiving gift to Mumbai after their lives was spared by Mysore king Tipu Sultan.The next stop on the itinerary is Magen David Synagogue, a tall blue building with a Gothic feel that towers over all the other buildings in the area. This is the last of the synagogue on the tour. After exploring the Jews culture, you would be visiting/passing by some of the famous Landmarks of the old town of Mumbai. Here is the list of places • Victoria Terminus (a UNESCO World Heritage site) • Bombay Municipal Building • Dhobi Ghat • Marine Drive • Oval ground • Bombay High court • Bombay University • Flora Fountain
Rome in a Day begins on Piazza Navona, a remarkable and beautiful square where Bernini's Baroque fountains take center stage. Next stop Pantheon, the most spectacular building on earth! Be sure to toss three coins into the clear blue waters of the Trevi Fountain! Let's go back 2,000 years inside the extraordinary Roman Forum, a chocolate box of historical anecdotes, and get priority Colosseum Arena Floor entrance through the Gladiator's Gate! In the afternoon it's all about the Vatican. Amazing art and ancient sculptures will inspire and you will see that the Sistine Chapel is more colourful in real life! From St. Peter's Square get skip-the-line access into St. Peter's Basilica for a final look at man-made magnificence!
The safari begins in Nairobi and then proceeds to Tsavo West and Tsavo East National Parks via Amboseli. You will explore the Amboseli National Park on the floor of the Mount Kilimanjaro on game viewing drives and possible mountain peak views. Discover the Tsavo West with its hilly scenic landscapes including a visit to the Mzima springs to view hippos and crocodiles. Proceed to the open plains of the Tsavo East for relaxed game viewing drives. Game viewing drives in search of wildlife, sightseeing, and cultural encounters fill up the safari days. You will have the opportunity to visit an amazing wilderness, catch a glimpse of the Big Five, take in the view of Mount Kilimanjaro, visit with a Masai tribe, and enjoy a sweet ending next to the Kenyan Coast. Connect with nature through this amazing wildlife adventures!
Today, 8:00am meet your personal guide and driver and begin your tour of this charming capital with a visit the Royal Palace built in 1866 by King Norodom. See the different structures of this pagoda-style compound and stroll in its beautiful garden. Visit the Silver Pagoda so named because of its floor that is comprised of 5,000 silver tiles. Continue to the nearby National Museum. Built in 1917 it is an exceptional example of traditional architecture and is exclusively devoted to preserving and displaying Khmer art and sculptures. Hundreds of pieces are housed here including both pre-and post-Angkorian pieces. Next, you’ll continue to the city's namesake, Wat Phnom.Lunch at Romdeng Restaurant.After lunch, drive to the Killing Fields of Choeung Ek (16 km south of Phnom Penh). Return to Phnom Penh. Visit the notorious Tuol Sleng Museum. In 1975 Tuol Svay Prey High School was taken over by Pol Pot's security forces and turned into a prison known as Security Prison 21 (S-21).
After breakfast we venture onward to the beautiful and intimate Lake Manyara National Park for game viewing. The park is famous for its magnificent array of bird life and its impressively large elephant population. Soda Lake, located on the floor of the Rift Valley and next to a strikingly dramatic escarpment, attracts the breathtakingly elegant and delicate flamingos and pelicans, as well as countless species of hornbills, kingfishers, and the eye-catchingly peculiar hamerkop. The park is also home to olive baboon, velvet monkey, giraffe, hippo, African buffalo, impala, and pride of lions. We will find the best spot for us to have lunch. After lunch we make our way back to where you will overnight.
Are you a budding barista or a coffee enthusiast wanting to take your skills to the next level? Get ready to reach new stages of coffee-making expertise and Learn Latte Art at Winchester School of Coffee for one. With the help of industry professionals, you’ll be focusing on the importance of milk, building on techniques in order to add that ‘wow’ factor to your coffee! Learn how to steam milk to perfection, the best way to pour, how to etch with a pen, and how to create latte art patterns, such as the heart. It’s all about practice here, and you’ll come away with plenty of newfound knowledge to make café-quality coffee. What's Included? Learn Latte Art at Winchester School of Coffee - choose from Beginner or Advanced class Work with industry professionals Improve your microfoam and milk skills Learn how to steam, pour, etch and create coffee art Experience gift pack Cancellation indemnity What happens on the day? Your class starts promptly at 10.00, so make sure to allow plenty of time for arrival and parking. You’ll meet the industry professionals who’ll be taking your class, and be shown to the dedicated training space. Learn all the techniques needed to take your milk skills to the next stage, including steaming, troubleshooting, pouring, etching and, of course, the latte art! Your day will include loads of practice, so you’ll be sure to come away finding your skills have much improved. Participant guidelines Minimum age: 16 (under 18 years an adult must be present on site) Accompanying adults can use the café facilities downstairs The experience content, equipment used and restrictions may vary Availability The experience is available on every other Saturday from 10.00 to 12.00. Exclusions may apply. We recommend you book at least four weeks in advance to ensure that dates are available. All bookings are subject to availability. Please allow 2 hours for the full experience. Please do allow plenty of time for arrival and parking. Parking on Saturdays is round the back of the Foundry and you can enter through the loading bay doors. The café will be open on the ground floor. What should I wear? You are advised to dress comfortably. What about insurance? The centres contracted with us hold public liability insurance. We also hold contingency liability cover. You will not be liable for accidental damage to equipment, except where damage has been caused as a result of recklessness or wilful negligence. A cancellation indemnity, subject to terms, is included with every voucher. How it works All you have to do is pay for the experience you wish to purchase and we’ll send a voucher and booking information to you or directly to the recipient, then you just need to check the info and book your experience. Locations Hampshire - WinchesterPlease Note: If you’re purchasing a NEW Experience you will be entitled to the validity stated within this description. If/when you are within 3 months of the voucher expiry date and there are still restrictions in place, Virgin Experience Days are offering free extensions to allow the customer to use at a later date. They are reviewing this regularly in line with Government advice and updates.
Enjoy a pick-up service, avoid the crowded roads and travel to the Pyramids of Giza. If you are staying in Cairo, it is only a short drive before the Pyramids of Giza are in view. Your bus will park as close as possible. Watch the oldest wonder of the Old World and the only that still remains. The three pyramids of Giza; Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinos have not been affected by time or natural catastrophes.Your next stop is the Egyptian Museum, home to more than 120,000 rare artifacts from the Three Kingdoms. Here, you have two full floors with 107 halls to visit. While the ground floor holds large statutes, the second contains small statues, jewelry, papyrus, the mummies and the world’s most extensive collection of the boy King, Tutankhamun. Take your time discovering his shining items and discover all that the museum has to offer.
The mighty Russian capital illuminated is a memorable sight. Magnificent golden cupolas of Orthodox churches stand next to grand palaces and imposing Stalinist façades on the banks of the Moskva River. Hear stories and explore Moscow with a local guide. Visit an exclusive height and see incredibly stunning views that open from anywhere in Europe's highest located observation deck - 85th floor of OKO Tower in Moscow city.• Guaranteed skip-the-line entrance