Indian celebrates its Independence Day every year on August 15. Also known as ‘I-Day’, this public holiday marks the date when India became an independent country in 1947. This year the day falls on a Monday, serving as an ultimate long-weekend. While India is celebrated for its breath-taking architecture and diverse landscapes, not many are aware of the fact that the country is home to 40 spectacular World Heritage Sites! Agoda, a leading international digital travel platform, has listed out a few ideas for you to plan your three-day vacay to embark upon a historical journey. (Source: Agoda)
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Oman is well known for its stunning landscape, outdoor experiences and adventures. With its miles and miles of desert, one of the adventures includes staying in camps or dwellings surrounded by endless golden sand dunes. Thousand Nights Camp offers a luxurious experience in the middle of the deserts of Wahiba / Sharqiyah sands. The property has standard sheikh tents, as well as the luxurious, and air conditioned Ameer tents. Other amenities include a pool, which is a luxury in the middle of a desert. A couple of nights spent here offer a great getaway from the city life. Watch this video to know more.
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