Category Archives: The Traveling Tortuga

4 Things to Remember When Taking Your Elderly Relatives on Holiday

For many people, they will avoid taking their elderly relatives or friends on holiday since it can cause a lot of bother and stress. There are many things to consider, and unless you have the patience and can deal with the challenges that will arise, it can become very different. Here are the main things to think about when you take elderly people on holiday. Don't take other people It's okay to take one or two other people, especially if they're going to help you out with everything that Read more [...]

Places You Mustn’t Miss On a Trip To Tuscany

Aside from Rome, the most popular place to travel in Italy is throughout the region of Tuscany, I myself came here some 5 years ago and have returned 4 times since, staying a little longer each time. There is so much to fall in love with throughout this region, the art, the wine, the scenery the luxury accommodations in Tuscany that give you the perfect place to stay whilst you explore. It's hard to put my finger on exactly what I love most about Tuscany, in all honesty I think it is because no region Read more [...]

Wellness services don’t have to cost an arm and a leg with Groupon

Wellness services like massages, facials and yoga classes are often seen as a bit of a luxury by some people, and with good reason too. They're expensive, and it means we can't always afford to enjoy them every time we want too. Well, there's good news if that sounds at all like you. Those who're having trouble justifying  the cost of such luxury treatments should check out the new offers on Groupon's Health, Wellness and Beauty pages. There's amazing discounts to be had on everything from manicures Read more [...]

The Many Charming Tourist Attractions In Stoke on Trent, England

The top tourist attractions in Stoke on Trent will make you want to explore England even more. Stoke-on-Trent is a municipality in England which lies between Manchester and Birmingham. Traditionally speaking, Stoke-on-Trent is known for its flourishing business in pottery, therefore earning its moniker as The Potteries and was even given the title as the ‘World Capital of Ceramics’ owing to its rich heritage in pottery. The city takes pride for its many pottery visitor centers, engaging excursions Read more [...]

Knowing The Best Time To Visit Austria

You know why it’s important to know the best time to visit Austria? It will help you plan out your itinerary and scratch out activities which may not be appropriate for the season. In addition, it will help you plan out your wardrobe for your holiday in the country. So what’s the best time to visit Austria? The truth is, there’s no bad time to go to Austria. Each season offers something unique and fun for visitors. But the best time to visit Austria will often depend on what you Read more [...]

Top Tourist Attractions In Egypt

The top tourist attractions in Egypt have long been one of the major foundations of its economy. And ever since relics of its colorful past has been dug up and restored, as many as 12.8 million a year people have come to visit the state, thereby providing it with revenues of up to $11 billion annually. Today, 12% of the workforce of the country is employed through tourism, serving in hotels, restaurants, recreational facilities as well as tourism agencies. And there are also those that are involved Read more [...]

Travel Escapes: Warsaw, Poland!

Warsaw, Poland is a very interesting city in the heart of central Europe. Its modern skyline, unique cuisine, amazing nightlife and historical heritage all swirl to make an awesome destination for  a few days. Read on why you should consider Warsaw, Poland for your next travel escape! Eat Restaurant: Fukier, Rynek Starego Maista 27, Warsaw, Poland Opening Times: 9am-10pm Tel: +48 228311013 Whilst the name is somewhat unfortunate, Fukier is a gem in Warsaw’s culinary crown and a Read more [...]