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How To Find Cheap Cruise Deals?

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One of the most popular questions from cruisers would be “How to find cheap cruise deals?” For those first-timers, it can a long and tiring process of finding cheap cruise deals. Unfortunately, we do not have the definite answer to your question. This is because cruise deals vary from one seller to another. Sometimes, if you’re lucky enough, you might ... Read More »

Rail Travel Tips, advantages and disadvantages

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Rail travel is one of the best (and most eco-friendly) ways to get around the world. Almost every large city in the world is serviced by at least one railway line, along with countless local and commuter services. Most of today’s trains still have historic names such as the Trans-Siberian Express or Sunset Limited, Blue Train or Orient Express and ... Read More »

Tips For Getting Last-Minute Cruising Deals

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Even though we’re hoping for the day when the travelers are allowed to show up at the dock with luggage in their hands and allowed to negotiate their ways on-board for last-minute cruising deals, we might actually need to wait for a little bit more for that time to finally come. Just in case you do not know, the law ... Read More »

What to consider before you cruise South America

There are two itineraries that exist for South American cruises — Amazon river or round-the-horn. Amazon trips call in ports like Santarem, the village of Boca da Valeria, Recife, Montevido and Rio de Janeiro. Round-the-horn voyages call in Buenos Aires, Puerto Madryn, Punta Arenas, Ushuaia, Puerto Montt, Valparaiso and sometimes Port Stanley in the Falkland Islands. Temperatures change constantly on ... Read More »

5 Airports in the UK that Offer Airport Parking

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Driving to the airport and using airport parking is undoubtedly one among the most convenient ways to travel to and from the airport nowadays. The UK airport parking lots are often very close to the main terminals and you can book airport parking online. Even when these parking lots aren’t located immediately next to the terminals, the airports provide shuttle rides ... Read More »

The Best Airports in the World

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Very recently, I met a friend who has been covering the airports in the world since 2006. As an avid traveler and frequent flyer, I was quite intrigued by his knowledge base on the terminals, facilities and other amenities provided by airports in most major cities across the globe. He shared an interesting list released by Airports Council International (Montreal ... Read More »

Stay Healthy and Fit on a Road Trip

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Road trip! These two little words can either escalate your enthusiasm and spirits in anticipation of your forthcoming travel plans or provide you with a deep sinking feeling of apprehension and dread. Incorporation of some easy strategies can transform your road trip into a fun filled activity and keep you healthy too-making you plan your next road trip pretty soon. ... Read More »

Exciting Adventures by Cruise Ships

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Want to experience the delights of floating hotels complete with shuffle-boarding and show tunes? Think beyond the conventional accommodation facilities that have lured you to their not-so-scenic terrains and hop on to one of these intriguing cruises for the vacation of a lifetime. Taking you to some of the most beautiful corners of the world, the style and elegance offered ... Read More »

Getting Around Tokyo-the Easy Way

Tokyo’s benchmarked public-transport system is the best way of moving and around the thriving metropolis. In most cases, you will find that the places worth visiting are located within comfortable walking distances from a Japan Railways (JR) station or subway. If at all you find that a rail network does not ferry to your desired location, then head for a ... Read More »

Japan’s Shinkansen ‘bullet train’-50 years in the Making!

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Shinkansen-this wasn’t the planet’s first high-speed train. However, when ‘the bullet train‘ first made its appearance in 1964, its futuristic, sleek design as well as the to-the-second punctuality made people sit up and take notice of Japan’s railways-making it the envy of the world. Even after fifty odd years having chugged by, train travel in the nation remains to be ... Read More »