Pages Menu
TwitterRssFacebook
Categories Menu

Posted by on Aug 7, 2017 in Travel USA |

Inside Orlando: Where to Stay

Inside Orlando: Where to Stay

Orlando has an amazing array of attractions, most obviously Universal Studios Florida – and that’s before we even consider how nearby the Walt Disney World Resort is. The broad variety of exciting things to do in Orlando makes a lengthy stay there appealing. However, if you are indeed intent on staying in Orlando for a series of nights, you have many options to narrow down when it comes to choosing accommodation. There are plenty of great options in the area, and which of them you should plump for can depend on your own interests. Below are some of our own favourite accommodation spots and what exactly makes them especially attractive. Rosen Inn at Pointe Orlando International Drive is a part of Orlando where the hotels are especially worth considering. Christopher Elliott, a consumer advocate, has observed in words published by Visit Orlando: “International Drive is undergoing a renaissance right now. It’s now the place where you can get great nightlife, dining and entertainment.” He cited the biggest benefit of...

Read More

Posted by on Jun 11, 2017 in Travel Destinations, Travel North America, Travel USA |

Top Destinations for an Amazing Road Trip in Utah

Top Destinations for an Amazing Road Trip in Utah

There are very few states in the United States that are as beautiful as Utah. From its famous red rocks to its national forests to its sprawling city centers, Utah has it all. There are plenty of great destinations to visit in Utah, and it’s perfect great destinations to visit.  Before setting off, it important to make sure you have a reliable car that has a working air conditioner. It can get hot in the summer, and there’s nothing worse than being stuck in a car with no AC. You also need good insurance that will cover you in case of any collisions. Also make sure you know about a car accident lawyer in the Salt Lake area in case the worse should happen. Better be safe than sorry! Once you’re all packed up and ready to go, try giving these 6 destinations a try. You won’t be disappointed. 1. Uinta Forest The Uinta National Forest is one of the most breathtaking tracts of pure, unadulterated land west of...

Read More

Posted by on Apr 29, 2017 in Travel Destinations, Travel North America, Travel USA |

The Wonders Of Hawaii. Don’t Miss a Thing

The Wonders Of Hawaii. Don’t Miss a Thing

One Of The World’s Most Beautiful Places You know Hawaii. You’ve heard of this wondrous island chain, you’ve listened to the peaceful ukulele music, seen the Hawaiian dancers with their coconuts and gentle dances, fantasized over the warm breezes and the crashing waves, and certainly seen films that emphasize the same. Hawaii is worth a pilgrimage at some point in your life. And the temperate landscape is worth more than just a few days’ stopover. If you really want to get the most out of this beautiful island territory of the United States, you want to spend some real time there. You want to get to know the locals, and find the hidden areas most tourists miss.Whether you are a teacher, manufacturing work, or a disability lawyer, you owe it to yourself to accumulate vacation so you can maximize your time in Hawaii. But you may not have time to see it all; and even if you do have time, picking a direction and striking out that way may...

Read More

Posted by on Jan 22, 2017 in Travel Destinations, Travel North America, Travel USA |

Some of the Best Ways to Explore the Big Apple

Some of the Best Ways to Explore the Big Apple

New York, the Big Apple, is one of the most exciting places to visit as a tourist. It is truly the city that never sleeps. Visitors have more than enough to see and many ways in which to see the attractions. The adventurous tourist can be an intrepid solo traveller and make up their own itinerary. A better way is to use an online ticketing service to buy a tour ticket providing entry to many attractions. Keep in mind that while visiting New York City, you should consider Broadway show tickets as well online. It is certainly the best way to buy show tickets for the many on and off-Broadway hit shows.  Here are five ticketing options: 1. New York City Explorer Pass The Explorer Pass is readily available online. The visitor can choose between 3 and 10 attractions they wish to see from a list of 49. The all-inclusive cost represents up to 50% discount on the gate price. The site also offers Attraction packages, which are focussed...

Read More

Posted by on Oct 25, 2016 in Travel Asia, Travel Brazil, Travel Destinations, Travel England, Travel Europe, Travel Netherlands, Travel North America, Travel South America, Travel Thailand, Travel USA |

Here are 5 Iconic Film Locations You Should Visit Once in your Lifetime

Here are 5 Iconic Film Locations You Should Visit Once in your Lifetime

Have you ever watched a movie and fell in love with a specific filming location? For sure, at one point, it has already happened to you. Whether it is a nice part where the stars are seen hanging out or a beautiful hotel where they slept in the movie, there are many places in films that can automatically awaken the wanderlust within you. Keep on reading and we’ll take a quick look at some of the perfect examples of such places.  Koh Phi Phi Thailand is rich with magnificent beaches, which are considered as amongst the best in the world. If you are a movie buff, on the other hand, one that should not be missed is Koh Phi Phi. On its western side, you can see the famous Maya Bay, which has been the filming location of The Beach, a film starring Leonardo DiCaprio. This tiny island attracts swarm of tourists who are wanting to have a slice of this paradise. Rio de Janeiro The beauty of Brazil’s...

Read More

Posted by on Sep 28, 2016 in Travel Destinations, Travel North America, Travel USA, World Culture and History |

Do You Recognize These 5 Famous American Landmarks?

Do You Recognize These 5 Famous American Landmarks?

Of course, the answer to the aforementioned question is almost certainly “yes”, given how deeply certain American landmarks have become etched on the minds of those around the world who may have never even set foot in the land of the free. However, it’s always fascinating to revisit the stories of these iconic structures of which many of us may not even know the finer details, no matter how ubiquitous they may be on tourist postcards. Mount Rushmore National Memorial The granite of Mount Rushmore in South Dakota will always be synonymous with the carved faces of four of the United States’ most celebrated presidents: George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln. Construction of the memorial commenced in 1927 and didn’t end until October 1941. Even that was premature, given the initial hope – dashed by a shortage of funding – to depict each president down to the waist. Smithsonian.com has an article taking a more detailed look at the Mount Rushmore monument’s creation. The White House...

Read More

Posted by on Jul 14, 2016 in Travel Destinations, Travel North America, Travel USA |

Four Things to Do with Kids in North Carolina

Four Things to Do with Kids in North Carolina

One of the best things about North Carolina is that the state is packed with endless opportunities for family fun. Whether you were raised in North Carolina yourself, are raising your family there or simply want to choose an ideal location for an awesome family vacation, North Carolina is one of the best places to take your little ones with so many different things for the whole family to see and do. We’ve put together some of the best family-friendly activities that you can do to make great memories in North Carolina. See the Wild Horses The Outer Banks of North Carolina are home to the amazing Corolla Wild Horses, and seeing them in person is an absolutely awesome experience. If you’re staying in one of the many Outer Banks vacation rentals you might get lucky and see the herds travelling along the beach, or you can book guided tours and excursions where you’re guaranteed a look. Although the horses are wild and petting them is definitely not advisable,...

Read More

Posted by on May 4, 2016 in Travel Destinations, Travel North America, Travel USA |

Why ESTA is the Best Way to Get a US Visa

Why ESTA is the Best Way to Get a US Visa

If you are planning to visit the USA,there are certain important aspects that should be considered for an extravagant stay at USA. You must obviously consider matters such as accommodation,food and transportation. In addition to these aspects, the most important thing is to get a US visa through a trustworthy source. Many people have concerns regarding the reliability of the source that offers them a US visa. If you are interested in visiting the USA, you must consider a reliable source for getting an authentic visa. Among several sites, the United States Visa Waiver Program has recommended ESTAS.NET. According to the Visa Waiver Program  is a great and trustworthy source for getting a US visa. Due to efficient,professional and reliable services of the Electronic System for Travel Authorization, thousands of people around the world are benefiting from the website in getting a reliable visa. The site is very helpful and you can easily get a reliable visa using this website. There are certainreasons for ESTAS.NET as being the onlyreliable...

Read More

Posted by on Jan 7, 2016 in Travel Destinations, Travel North America, Travel USA |

Batter Up! FlightHub’s US Baseball Park Tour

Batter Up! FlightHub’s US Baseball Park Tour

Baseball, America’s most famous pastime. While the game is played by players and managed by coaches, the parks truly have a life of their own at times. With some cities featuring museums to the game dating back decades, these magnificent stadiums represent more than just a sport in their home cities, but a history and a generational passion for the game. FlightHub recognizes this and has helped many customers either visit a city for a baseball trip or take part in a diehard stadium tour. I asked that FlightHub review some of its more popular baseball-centric destinations so I could compile a list of some America’s most famous baseball shrines. Related post:  Few Ideas for Exploring Miami on a Budget Wrigley Field – Chicago  Perhaps America’s most famous ballpark according to FlightHub, Wrigley Field was originally constructed in 1914 as the home of The Chicago Federal League’s Chicago Whales baseball team and was originally called Weeghman Park. It’s most famous, and current, tenant is the Chicago Cubs. The Cubs...

Read More

Posted by on Oct 20, 2015 in Travel Destinations, Travel North America, Travel USA |

5 Fascinating Cities in the USA for a Complete Holiday

5 Fascinating Cities in the USA for a Complete Holiday

The United States has been for many years the dream getaway for millions of travellers from all around the world.  It’s also a vast country so there’s plenty of places to choose from when it comes to where to visit and these are 5 cities that shouldn’t be missed.  Of course these cities are not the only ones and the options of city hopping holidays to the USA are endless. It is important to understand though what kind of holiday is right for you and your family before putting any itinerary together. Our 5 favourite cities to visit are New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago, and last but not least, the city of the cowboy, Houston. So here’s why we love them so much: New York New York is one of the most popular cities in the world known for its exciting and vibrant atmosphere. It is the capital city of the globalized world and a melting pot that contains various cultures, flavors, and styles. It is sometimes known as, “The...

Read More

Posted by on Aug 5, 2015 in Accommodations, Budget Travel, Extreme Travel, Family Travel, Food and Travel, Money and Travel, Outdoor Nature Travel, Travel and Health, Travel USA |

3 Great Reasons Ocean City Is the Perfect Destination for Your Next Family Vacation

3 Great Reasons Ocean City Is the Perfect Destination for Your Next Family Vacation

Taking your family on vacation doesn’t have to put a dent in your budget or your fun. If you’re staying local in the states and looking for an affordable, comfortable and beautiful spot the entire family can enjoy, consider Ocean City, Maryland. Ocean City may have never been on your sight list before, but here are 3 great reasons why it’s actually the perfect destination for your next family vacation. The “Ocean” in Ocean City Who wouldn’t want to visit a place that tells you exactly what it is? The white sandy beach in Ocean City stretches 10 miles long and it’s all free, fresh water from the Atlantic Ocean. Since the water is such an important aspect of the city, there’s always numerous water sports and activities available. Spend your mornings running around and building sand castle with the kids and when they fall asleep at night, you and your significant other can enjoy the beautiful sunset right off the ocean. ( Image by m01229 ) Family Friendly Hotels Whenever...

Read More

Posted by on May 12, 2015 in Travel Destinations, Travel North America, Travel USA, World Culture and History |

Soaking Up the Culture of Vegas

Soaking Up the Culture of Vegas

Feel like a spot of culture? Want the heat of the desert and a good helping of spectacle and drama? Then why not head for Las Vegas, the glittering city in Nevada where the lights never go out. It may not seem an obvious choice for a vacation steeped in culture, but Las Vegas isn’t all bling and neon – scratch the surface and you’ll find the kind of hidden gems that will satisfy even the most world-weary traveler. Yes, there are enough casinos lined up along The Strip to keep the keenest high rollers happy, but gambling here isn’t compulsory. If you want to step away from the roulette wheel, other cultural gems await your attention.    Amazing art Perhaps unsurprisingly, Las Vegas delivers the goods when it comes to art. Whatever you want to see, whether it’s impressionists, grand masters or modernist works – you’ll find it here. Modern art buffs should take a peek at the University of Las Vegas campus to check out the exhibits...

Read More

Posted by on Apr 18, 2015 in Travel Central America, Travel Costa Rica, Travel Destinations, Travel North America, Travel USA |

Top Destinations for the Thrill Seekers

Top Destinations for the Thrill Seekers

Sure, many folks decide to go on vacation for a bit of R&R, but for more adventurous types, the perfect getaway involves stepping out of their comfort zone and pushing the limits. If you’re ready to scare the hell out of yourself, here is our list of the top adventures for thrill seekers. Be careful – your stomach will drop, and it will be awesome. Grand Canyon  The Grand Canyon is one of the most impressive natural wonders of the world. Spanning 277 miles in length and 18 miles in width, the canyon’s deepest point is 6,000 vertical feet, from rim to river. Whether you decide to hike through the breathtaking terrain, ride a mule along the red rocks, white water raft the Colorado River or enjoy the breathtaking views from a helicopter, the Grand Canyon is a must-see for all thrill seekers. For the daring, take a stroll along the Skywalk, a see-through bridge that projects about 70 feet from the canyon’s rim and features 270 degree views. ...

Read More

Posted by on Dec 7, 2014 in Budget Travel, Only The Best, Travel Destinations, Travel North America, Travel Resources, Travel Style, Travel Tips, Travel USA |

Few Ideas for Exploring Miami on a Budget

Few Ideas for Exploring Miami on a Budget

Miami certainly isn’t the cheapest city in the USA, especially for backpackers – but there are ways of seeing the best of this fabulous destination without breaking the bank. Here are some of the best tips for seeing Miami inexpensively. Visit the city’s free gardens Miami’s gardens are relatively unknown to tourists, but offer a great way to get away from the city heat and bustle – and many of them are completely free to visit. Among the best is the Miami Beach Botanical Garden, right in the middle of South Beach but with a restful atmosphere and plenty of winding paths to explore. Alternatively, you could make for the enormous Crandon Park Gardens, which sprawl across 200 lush, green acres. The only charge is for parking, so if you’re making your own way there, you’ll pay nothing at all.(Image by Adelaide Spence) Search out discounts and special offers Several of the city’s museums offer free admission at specified times: the Lowe Art Museum is free on the first Tuesday of each month,...

Read More

Posted by on Nov 24, 2014 in Family Travel, Travel North America, Travel USA |

5 Great Reasons to Take Your Kids to Disney World Resort

5 Great Reasons to Take Your Kids to Disney World Resort

A family vacation on the horizon? Among many great destinations around the world, you can never go wrong by selecting the Disney Resorts.  The Disney World Resorts is surely an experience that you and your family will remember and cherish forever. It is the stuff that dreams are made of, quite literally. There are great times to be had by parents and children, young and old alike. Each of the four theme parks and two water parks have a different profile and different ways to entertain yourself, great food, shopping and fun for all. To assure the best possible experience for your entire family, purchasing Disney World resort tickets in advance is a crucial step that will assure that you have access to the park since there are capacity limitations and sometimes the parks can be sold out. Also, you will save time and maybe even save money by making your purchase online instead of at the park itself. Visit your favorite Disney characters You grew up with Disney characters...

Read More