Traveling can cost quite a lot of money, the flights and hotel alone will be expensive enough and then of course you will need spending money for your vacation. With this in mind, the idea of luxury travel may seem like something which is out of reach for many. There are however lots of ways in which you can sprinkle a little bit of luxury to your travels or your vacation without it costing the Earth. I recently went with a friend to China and whilst the trip cost us a great deal of money, we were Read more [...]
Nowadays, traveling can be overwhelming. Not because of the financial barriers as much as in the past, but there are just so many options and the constant bombardment you receive via TV, the Internet and print media and add to the confusion about where and when you should go somewhere.
But, believe it or not, some travel agencies still exist to help you weed through all the fluff, and to stay competitive they have some pretty wild deals. What's even cooler is that sites like Groupon have discount Read more [...]
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Unlike the globetrotters that you read about on travel blogs, you have a job that keeps you rooted in your city 95% of the time.
However, that doesn't mean you can't travel more than you do already. While you are limited to a couple of weeks vacation for the most part, you can still take a city break on weekends if you are a quick and efficient traveler.
As far as city breaks go in the United States, there is no better place to go than New Read more [...]
Italy is known around the world for its wine, its culture, and perhaps most importantly, its food. It’s a beautiful country, sure, with a long and interesting history providing it with a large number of impressive constructions and UNESCO World Heritage Sites. But no trip to Italy would be complete without a more than generous sampling of its fantastic cuisine.
We have undertaken the not particularly unenviable task of finding some of the best places to eat in this country, so if you want Read more [...]
Everybody likes to save some money when buying virtually anything, but one place many people try and stretch their green to the maximum is when it comes to booking their next trip. Whether you're looking for a great resort in Mexico hotel or that dream trip to the UK that your significant other has been asking for, saving money is important.
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So bored that watching paint dry actually sounds like something that might appeal to you versus the alternative?
Despite what you might think, there are innumerable things to do at any given moment in the United Kingdom.
With a bit of effort, you can plan a fun afternoon with your friends that will shake you out of your personal doldrums that the same old and tired plans have failed to up to this point.
If you are drawing a blank, the following awesome activities to try in the UK will Read more [...]
It is very important to consider the essentials when packing for any active outdoors trip. No matter what your ability level, it is important to think ahead. Here are some of the essential items you should remember when packing for an adventurous holiday.
First aid kit and being prepared for common injuries
A basic first aid kit should be in every adventurer’s pack. If you are going on a longer expedition that will take you through rougher terrain and further from people and help, you may want Read more [...]
Looking to experience the best urban environments on the planet during your holiday time this year? There are many worthwhile cities to spend time in, but only a few can be considered to be top tier. The best city breaks for 2015 mix modernism, culture, along with just the right amount of exotic spice. Let's get started...
With a rich medieval history, some of Central Europe's best nightlife, and numerous relaxing thermal baths scattered throughout the city, Budapest is one of Read more [...]
The river symbolizes life; out here on the breathtaking Niagara Falls, life simply flows. If the splendid views of the river as it pours thousands of gallons of water on the falls doesn’t awe inspire you, I don’t know what to think of you. Nah, every traveler has their particular tickling spots. Nonetheless, your Niagara Falls tour is a complete package. You can even reach it via an amazing road trip. By the way, don’t forget to bring your ESTA (Electronic System for Travel Authorization) Read more [...]
When on holiday on the Costa del Sol in southern Spain, you are immediately spoiled for choice when it comes to somewhere to get a bite to eat. Whether looking for a small corner café, a “chiringuito” right on the beach, one of the best traditional Spanish restaurants of one of several restaurants offering international cuisine, it is sometimes hard to decide just where to eat.
When you are settled in one of the many Costa del Sol villas with private pool available along the coast, head Read more [...]