Travel is a reformer. It enhances and enriches our lives in ways subtle and yet apparent. Travelling gives a new perspective to life. But, quite a few times, our traveling experience isn’t as agreeable as we expect it to be.
The Internet is inundated with businesses of all kinds. Travel business is booming on the digital landscape. The success of a business depends largely upon how the prospective customers are attracted to the glitz and glare of the promotions. In an endeavor to put up an appealing front to the customers, most travel portals are smearing the ethical boundaries.
For a lot of travelers, who book their vacations through the online travel portals, the expectations vs reality contrast are too perceptible. In order to get more bookings and to make more money, travel portals paint too promising a picture of the travel destinations through trick photography and photo editing. The photos are made to appear more beautiful than reality. When the elevated anticipation meets the actuality, the travel experience is bound to be disastrous.
We have made a list of ‘expectations vs reality’ for some of the most visited tourist destinations of the world. Take a look to make sure that you are not up for any harsh surprises.