Calais Attractions, Shopping, Nightlife and Travel Information

Calais Attractions, Shopping, Nightlife and Travel Information

Calais Travel Guide

Calais is known for major cross channel ferry port. It is one of the beautiful cities in Nord Pas de Calais region of France and located across the English Channel. It is the favorite tourist destination for travelers coming for day trip, as it will take hardly 1hr to reach France from London through Ferry route. Being the closest point to London, its culture is similar to both UK and France.

Top Attractions

Calais is fully packed with everything for which tourist are looking for. It offers array of tourist places like cultural attractions, religious places, museums, monuments, sun kissed beaches, sparkling nightlife and great shopping areas. I would suggest you to make your first visit to Bell Tower, which is watchtower originally constructed in 13th Century. Initially, it is treated as lighthouse in the 19th Century. If you love to roam around beaches, then its sun-kissed beaches are the perfect place for your enjoyment. If you want to catch the glimpse of breathtaking beauty of Calais, then make must visit to Phare de Calais, which was built in 1848. If you can reach its top, then you can see the amazing Calais city. it has 270 step spiral staircase.

Calais Nightlife

Calais is fully packed with bountiful restaurants, cafes, bars, nightclubs, discos, theatres and Operas to make your evening full of enjoyment.

  • Top Bars/Clubs in Calais
  • Au Bureau Pub
  • Au Theatre ce Soir
  • Le Bar a Vins
  • London Bridge pub
  • Calais Shopping

Calais has great shopping areas and centres, where you can get products at cheaper rate than UK. Rue Royale, Calais’ is one of the famous shopping streets in Calais. You will find big showrooms, malls, bars, cafes and restaurants. The Living Centr is another famous shopping street in Calais.

Calais Travel Information

You can reach port city within one hour through high-speed Eurostar train. You simply need to take Chunnel train ( Eurostar) from London’s St Pancras International train station and arrive Calais International train station in record time of 1hr.

Trains are the most convenient and comfortable way to reach your destinations in Europe. I always travel by train in Europe, as you can also catch the stunning beauty of countryside. Eurostar is my favorite traveling option due to its thrilling speed of 186mph, punctuality rate (95%), great food, short check in process and excellent on-board facilities. You can also reach to Calais port by ferry. Calais port is gateway from UK to France.… Read More

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Famous Sightseeing Destinations in Rajasthan

Famous Sightseeing Destinations in Rajasthan

‘Padharo Sa’ (Welcome) to Royal Rajasthan, a land of attractions, a land of glories, a land that resonates Indian culture and heritage. With a myriad of destinations, the state seduces the travelers. Holidaying, heritage tour, pilgrimage tour, cultural trip or honeymoon – you objective may vary but the charm of the state remains the same. People love sightseeing in the exotic lands of Rajasthan. Sightseeing options in here are many. It just depends on your taste and preferences.

Forts and Palaces of Rajasthan:

The state is dotted with many monumental resplendence. Each region has its possessions to be proud of. The forts and palaces not only exhibit the lavish lifestyle of the emperors of Mewar but also depict their sense of perfection of fine arts and architecture. These structures have been heavily embellished with murals, frescoes, engravings, carvings, miniature paintings, chandeliers and other decorative pieces for the interiors. The architecture of these edifices is a blend of Mughal and Rajput styles. Some of the forts and palaces worth visiting are City Palace Jaipur and Udaipur, Hawa Mahal, Jal Mahal, Nahargarh fort, Amber fort, Jantar Mantar, Lake Palace, Chittorgarh fort, Mehrangrah fort, Jaisalmer fort, Umaid Bhawan Palace, Pushkar Brahma temple, Salim Singh ki Haveli, Patwo ki Haveli, Nathmal ki Haveli, Musi Maharani ki Chattri etc.

Thar Desert Safari Tour:

The docile Thar welcomes the guests with beautiful views. Even travelers love to unravel the charm of Thar. Cale Safaris and Desert safaris are a hot attraction of Rajasthan. Camping under starlit night in the deluxe tents has fascinated one and all. Excursions to the adjoining villages of desert and having a homestay there is also much endeared activity of tourists. Discover the heritage and culture of rural life and Rajasthan on your sightseeing trip of desert.

Wildlife Sanctuaries and National Parks in Rajasthan :

Surprisingly the state of Rajasthan has housed some fabulous Wildlife Sanctuaries and National Parks. Jungle Safaris are much sought after by the visitors. The parks ans sanctuaries have been a home to domestic and non indigenous species of flora and fauna. Some famous destinations where you can enjoy wildlife sightseeing are Ranthambore, Sariska and Bharatpur. Some of these were the hunting reserves of the Maharajas. While other parks as Desert National Park and Sanctuaries in Western Rajasthan have been established to preserve the endangered and rare species.

Temples and Religious Places in Rajasthan:

Rajasthan is no short of temples and pilgrimage centers. These sites are a place to offer your prayer, to seek blessings, to find the spiritual you and to feel divinity. The fairs and festivals held at these places are a place of great attraction for tourists. The temples are an abode of divine bliss and specimen of great architecture. Pat your homage at Brahma temple, Eklingi Temple, Karni Mata Temple, Kaila Devi Temple, Shrinathji Temple, Birla Temple, Govind devji Temple, Galta Temple, Ossain Temples, Jain Temples and Dargah at Ajmer Sharif.… Read More

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