The Perfect Combination In White Water Rafting

Posted on October 9, 2016 By

95One of the best ways for people to enjoy an adventure that keeps them close to nature is whitewater rafting. The thought of struggling against the challenges provided by Mother Nature is enough to send adrenaline coursing through the veins of every adventure junkie. The good news is that nowadays it is not just a sport for those who love the taste of danger, but even for common people who want to have an exciting holiday adventure. Such trips provide you with a good way to interact with your family and friends, who also share your interest in adventure sports.

The best time to undertake such trips is during the months of May to October as the weather is ideal and the facilities are best suited in such times to give a good experience to the vacationer. Many companies provide a lot of facilities to visitors with the aim of making their vacation a roaring success. There are even training sessions available, so that they can be aware of what to do and what not to do. Rafting can be a great source of entertainment and relaxation, with a lot of guides available to help you carry out the task.

Nature has always been difficult to constrain and this is evident in the unpredictability of the course. Weather conditions can change, leading to greater challenges for the rafter, which further increases the excitement quotient of such rafting. These trips are good for both, the body and the mind, as regular rafters come out much stronger, both physically and mentally, after the experience.

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Advantages Of Curriculum Linked School Trips

Posted on October 5, 2016 By

94Most of us are familiar with what has become a childhood ritual – School trips! That’s right, taking children for school trips like amusement parks, farms, factories, nature centers and other outdoor activities contributes some of the key elements in their learning process. Several researches have documented that school field trips to a great extent, contribute to their cognitive skills and environmental concepts. Moreover, children get a positive attitude towards their environmental science and have better perception when it comes to acquisition of knowledge and skill.

Furthermore, field trips can stimulate a natural interest in nature related concepts or give them a bigger picture of what they want to do when they grow up. Although, almost schools indulge in school trips once in a while, most parents and teachers overlook the amazing benefits that come with these school trips and the impact it has on children’s education.

Here Are Some Excellent Advantages Of Conducting Curriculum Linked School Trips:

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Outdoor Activities & Field Trips For Learning

Posted on October 1, 2016 By

93Preschoolers, toddlers and young children are always learning. When they observe, touch, see and smell – they are learning. It is a never ending part of their young lives. This ‘learning’ fact is a big reason why it is important for children to experience new things and new environments.

As parents and teachers there are a variety of places or activities that we can provide our kids for our kids to learn from.

Field trips or nature walks create wonderful outdoor activities for children and preschoolers to learn new things. Field trips and nature walks etc do not have to be a hassle but can be simple places where children can observe and learn new things.

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A Trip Into Nature – Jim Corbett National Park

Posted on September 29, 2016 By

92Jim Corbett is the oldest and widely known national park of India. It was named after Jim Corbett who was a renounced hunter who played an important part in its establishment in 1936. The park was the first sanctuary that is associated with Project Tiger initiative.

The park offers a variety of activities including tiger safari, resort stays and wildlife exploration. The area has been expanded to an area of more than five hundred square kilometres consisting of swamps, hills, river basins, grasslands and forests. The park has more than 70000 visitors annually. The forest has many exotic varieties of fauna and flora.

Reaching There:

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5 Road Trips That You Must Make in India Once in Your Lifetime

Posted on September 25, 2016 By

91Introduction

It doesn’t really matter what you do or how old you are. As a matter of fact, everyone deserves a little fresh air and nice panoramic view of nature from time to time. We can all use a road trip to shed old skin and live a life with little stress. This will help us to forget our troubles, which in turn will rejuvenate the mind. While watching the nature in its true form and splendour, you can even forget the vagaries of life in the city life and take home some fond memories about the place. For this, we need to go to a trip that has beautiful natural settings on either side of the road. Here is a list of some impressively beautiful places and routes you should all take once in your lifetime!

1. Pamban Bridge: It is a cantilever bridge that connects Pamban on Rameswaram Island to Indian mainland. Basically, it is a bridge connecting the island to Tamil Nadu in South India. One needs to travel along this road on a bike to get mesmerized by the surrounding blue waters and sea breeze. People get lost in the vastness of the blue surrounding them.

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