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Quebec City

Quebec City

Quebec City The sight of winding cobblestone streets and towering cathedrals; the sound of French pleasantries and tourists’ “Oohs;” the smell of fresh-baked bread and pungent cheese; the taste of creamy cafe lattes and buttery croissants. All your senses agree: You’re in France. But they’re wrong: You’re in Québec. Québec City – the capital of the Canadian province, Québec – dwelled in the shadow of its neighbor, Montreal, for a long time, but the 2008 celebration of its 400th birthday catapulted Québec City back into the spotlight. Since then, travelers have flocked here to experience this UNESCO World Heritage site’s charm for themselves. As … Continued
Grey Glacier in Torres del Paine National Park, Chile

Grey Glacier in Torres del Paine National Park, Chile

Grey Glacier on Grey Lake in Torres del Paine National Park, Chile Grey Glacier is a glacier in the Southern Patagonian Ice Field, just west of the Cordillera del Paine. It flows southward into the lake of the same name. Before dividing in two at its front end, the glacier is 6 kilometers wide and over 30 meters high. Grey Lake is one of numerous glacial lakes cut into the landscape of the southern portion of Patagonia in Chile. Ice from Grey Glacier not only feeds the lake’s waters as it melts, but often clogs Grey Lake with icebergs sloughed … Continued
Last minute Holiday Travel Deals

Last minute Holiday Travel Deals

Last Minute Holiday Travel Looking for Last Minute Holiday Travel?  You have come to the right site.   Guruescape.com Last-minute hotel deals Sometimes life throws you a curveball and you can’t always plan ahead for it. Whether you’re booking a getaway on a whim or needing a place to rest during an unexpected event.  Guruescape.Com is here to accommodate you with our breadth of choice. We offer last-minute hotel deals, so you can score major discounts and create the ideal trip without planning months in advance.  Our cheap hotel encourage you to follow your sudden travel impulses and save money at the same time. … Continued
Sagano Bamboo Forest in Arashiyama, Kyoto, Japan

Sagano Bamboo Forest in Arashiyama, Kyoto, Japan

Sagano Bamboo Forest in Arashiyama, Kyoto, Japan Arashiyama is a district on the western outskirts of Kyoto, Japan. It also refers to the mountain across the Ōi River, which forms a backdrop to the district. Arashiyama is a nationally designated Historic Site and Place of Scenic Beauty.   Although visitors to this place may feel like they’re a world away, they’re actually only a stone’s throw from urban hustle and bustle. Just beyond the western edge of Kyoto, Japan, lies the district of Arashiyama. The area is well known for beautiful natural scenery and attractions, including the Sagano Bamboo Forest. … Continued
Avenue of the Giants in Northern California

Avenue of the Giants in Northern California

Avenue of the Giants The Avenue of the Giants is a scenic highway in Northern California, United States, running through Humboldt Redwoods State Park. It is an old alignment of U.S. Route 101, and continues to be maintained by the state as State Route 254. The soaring forests are a hint of what this part of the world looked like before 1848. That’s when gold was discovered in the region, bringing miners and loggers to an area where it’s believed there were 2 million acres of old-growth redwood forests. Today, just 4 percent of that total remains, with much of … Continued
Tian Tan Buddha

Tian Tan Buddha

  Tian Tan Buddha, also known as the Big Buddha, is a large bronze statue of Buddha Shakyamuni, completed in 1993, and located at Ngong Ping, Lantau Island, in Hong Kong. The statue is sited near Po Lin Monastery and symbolises the harmonious relationship between man and nature, people and faith. It is a major centre of Buddhism in Hong Kong, and is also a popular tourist attraction.   The statue is named Tian Tan Buddha because its base is a model of the Altar of Heaven or Earthly Mount of Tian Tan, the Temple of Heaven in Beijing. One … Continued
Crown Point at Columbia River Gorge, Oregon

Crown Point at Columbia River Gorge, Oregon

Crown Point Columbia River Gorge Oregon In 1805, the Lewis and Clark Expedition arrived near this spot. Believing they had finally reached the Pacific, William Clark wrote in his journal “Ocian [sic] in View! O the joy.” But this is the Crown Point Columbia River Gorge and estuary, and it would be another 17 days before they made camp at the Pacific coast. If you retrace the famous expedition’s steps along the Columbia, make sure to spend some time in the Crown Point Scenic Corridor, an Oregon state park, seen here on the right side of the photo.   The park … Continued
Norrbotten County, Sweden

Norrbotten County, Sweden

Norrbotten County, Sweden is the northernmost county of Sweden. It borders Västerbotten County to the southwest, the Gulf of Bothnia to the southeast. It also borders the counties of Nordland and Troms in Norway to the northwest, and Lapland Province in Finland to the northeast. The name “Norrbotten” is also used for a province of the same name. Norrbotten province covers only the eastern part of Norrbotten County in Sweden – the inland mostly belongs to the Swedish Lapland province (Lappland). The northern part of Norrbotten lies within the Arctic Circle. And on its mountaintops you’ll find plenty of places in the snow to pitch your tent. The snow is deep even in April, which is when the photographer here made the trek up Nallo … Continued
Reed Flute Cave, Guilin, China

Reed Flute Cave, Guilin, China

  The Reed Flute Cave also known as the “the Palace of Natural Arts” is a landmark and tourist attraction in Guilin, China. It is a natural limestone cave with multicolored lighting and has been one of Guilin, China most interesting attractions for over 1200 years. It is over 180 million years old. The cave got its name from the type of reed growing outside, which can be made into flutes. Reed Flute Cave is filled with a large number of stalactites, stalagmites and other rock formations. Inside, there are more than 70 inscriptions written in ink, which can be … Continued
Mount Grinnell, Montana’s Glacier National Park

Mount Grinnell, Montana’s Glacier National Park

  Mount Grinnell is a peak located in the heart of Glacier National Park in the U.S. state of Montana near Mount Gould and Mount Wilbur. It is named after George Bird Grinnell. Guruescape.com is a leading hotel & travel price comparison site. We use advanced search technology to find the best prices from hundreds of travel suppliers. You can find the best rates on hotel rooms, flights, rental cars and activities. You could save hundreds on you next vacation by booking with us. WHY CHOOSE US? Find the lowest hotel rates Search over 200k hotels Search hundreds of airlines Best prices for your next cruise Save money on your rental car