Posts Tagged“travel tips”

Great Ways In Which You Can Travel The World

My buddy Mack Prioleau and I were talking the other day about our travels that we took after college, we both went at different times and different routes but both were similar in terms of the fact that we had next to no money whilst doing so. One thing we noticed most was that in these days of the internet, it has never been easier for people to travel the World and be able to make money whilst they do it. There are so many options which people can take now when it comes to traveling that we wish the…

Why I Decided That Vacation Rentals Were Better Than Hotels

A few years ago I took a vacation with the family down to North Carolina in a beautiful lute peninsula called Outerbanks. This was an entirely new experience for me, in part because I had never visited this region of the States before but more importantly because this would be the first time that I had used a vacation rental. I found a stunning home to rent though vacation rental site Elan Vacations and simply couldn’t resist booking it. In the past I had always opted for a hotel because I just thought that they were easier and honestly, more…

Luxury For Less: How To Save On Five* Hotels In Europe

The time is coming to start to look towards the summer and make the plans for, arguably, the best time of the year – your summer vacation. With so many fantastic destinations offering true luxury and style, there are countless world-class European cities that can provide you with the getaway of your dreams. However, if you’re worried about the expenses of ensuring a five* holiday then you are not alone! As the world continues to go through a period of austerity, many feel like they don’t have enough disposable income to afford the ideal vacation. Fortunately, you only have to…

How to Prepare for Your First Business Trip 

Heading away on business is unlike hitting the road for a vacation or to see family and friends, you are traveling for a purpose and it is important that you travel smart to ensure that you look your best and can be most effective during your time away. You may need to continue working whilst you travel, manage different time zones or meet important people that could further your business success. For these reasons it is important that before you set off, you are fully prepared for your trip. Here are some tips to help you do so. Ditch the…

Partner up with the Best Travelers

Are you thinking about hitting the road for a period of time? If so, having one or more people to accompany you can be a blessing on several fronts. For starters, having company on trips (especially if you’re going outside of your comfort zone) can be just the ticket. Whether you’re traveling across the U.S. or planning to hit countries in Europe or elsewhere, a partner or partners will oftentimes make for a safer and more enjoyable venture. With that in mind; how best to go about picking one or more people to travel with you? In many cases, you…

6 hot tips for first time travellers to Hoi An

Photo by CC user Jmhullot on Wikimedia Commons Have you got a hankering for an Asian holiday? It might be time to pop over to Vietnam and to explore the stunning countryside, the bustling city streets and the numerous incredible food spots. According to Travezl, the best time to Visit Hoi An is during the Spring and Autumn seasons as the rainfall is lighter and the temperatures are milder. So what about if you’re planning a trip to Hoi An in Vietnam and you’ve never been before? Well, never fear – it’s sure to be an exciting time. Just follow these…

Three Reasons Why Niagara Has More to Offer Than the Falls

There’s no doubt about it – Niagara Falls is a tough act to follow for any other attractions in the area, but with 12 million tourists heading there each year, it can’t just be the inspiring Falls alone that keeps them there for days on end, can it? The beautiful area of Niagara has so much to offer tourists and experienced travellers alike, yet many people continue to dismiss the area as a one trick pony. Hopefully, today’s post should convince you otherwise… Hike to your heart’s content Canada is known worldwide for the unparalleled beauty of it scenery. For…

Show Off Your Style Wherever You Go

Whether you are planning a trip close to home this summer or driving or jetting off halfway across the country or even around the world, do it in style without ruining your summertime fun. Okay, you may not be able to afford lifestyles of The Rich and Famous, but you do likely have the money available to get the look and feel you want for your hairstyle. That said knowing where to go for that look can seem taxing at times. Do you have to go visit some expensive stylist in order to get your hair just the way you…

The Best Regions of Costa Rica for Vacation

Costa Rica is one of the most naturally beautiful countries in the World, a land that is broken down into stunning national parks with an evergreen landscape of rainforests, coastal paradises and busy cities. Tens of thousands of holiday-makers head to the Central America country each year for a wide variety of experiences and to sample some of the natural splendour that Costa Rica can offer. If you are planning on a vacation in Costa Rica this year then here are some of the countries’ best areas to see. Poas Volcano One of the most visited National Parks in Costa…

Tips for Never Missing a Flight Again

If you’ve have ever missed a flight before the you will know the gut-wrenching feeling of embarrassment, helplessness and stupidity that it brings on. Regardless of whether the fault was your own through not being prepared or the fault of outside influences the fact of the matter is, being so late for a flight that it leaves without you is something that will cost you time, often money and it is quite simply just an annoyance that nobody wants to deal with. Fortunately we live in a World of technological advancements and have more services at our finger-tips than ever…