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The Best Types of Vacation for Your Family This Winter Holiday

This year’s winter school vacation will present a great opportunity for families to take a trip together. But with so many choices of where to go, which vacations should a family focus on to have fun and excitement together? Here are a few of the best choices for you and your family to consider. Theme Park A theme park is perhaps the one type of family vacation where you can’t go wrong. Every kid loves to go to a theme park and have fun and excitement for a few days. To make a great vacation out of it, choose one…

Common Sense Safety Tips For When You Travel

Traveling even to the store can be frightening and exciting at the same time. It does not really matter what your destination is as you always have to think about safety. Umberto de Pretto, Secretary General of IRU, gives us some essential, common sense safety tips that will make anyone’s journey a lot happier and safer. Sensibly Select Ground Transportation Whenever you want to take a bus or a taxi, you want to be sure that you check companies in order to be sure that the chosen transportation mode is as safe as it should be. It is always a…

Jonah Engler on How to Avoid Tourist Scams

There are tourist scams that take place all over the world, ranging in their severity. The problem is that tourists appear like naive folk, and they are painted as targets by the scammers, who think that they do not know any better. This does not just happen in far flung corners of the world however, and here in New York we see our fair share of scams which are just waiting for the right tourist. The scams here may at times be more sophisticated, but the result is the same. We caught up with tourism guide Jonah Engler on the…

Prague or Budapest: Where do You Go from Vienna

Prague, Vienna, and Budapest are three of the most popular tourist destinations in Central Europe. The most common route that tourists take when exploring these three beautiful cities is to start in Budapest, move to Vienna, and then to Prague. They are easily connected and several transportation options are available, so moving around won’t be such a hassle. But if you’ve decided to start your trip in Vienna, then this guide is for you. Here you will find a number of ways to travel from Vienna to Prague and Vienna to Budapest to help you decide which route you must…

5 Tips For Going To Mexico With Kids

Going on a vacation to Mexico is something that a lot of Americans do. Since it’s so close to home and often has excellent deals which suit a family’s budget, it makes a fantastic choice. Mexico is known for its stunning beaches, flavorful food, and culture which has a zest for life. It can be one of the best places to go with your family as long as you know the right tips. Here are some of the best pieces of advice for booking a trip to Mexico with little ones. Find Accommodation With a Pool Although you will hopefully…

Melissa Volitich – How to Find The Cheapest Flights 

I absolutely love to travel and alongside my companion Melissa Volitich we have visited over 30 countries. The biggest challenge with traveling is the same for us all, having enough money, and so you must take appropriate action to ensure that you are looking at the best way to make your money stretch as far as possible. One of the biggest expenses which you will have when traveling is flights, but if you are smart, you can find ways in which to make sure that you bag the cheapest flights available. Before you take your next vacation, try these tips…

Top 5 Destinations to visit in the USA

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The United States of America is home to over 323 million people and is the fourth largest country in the world. As a result, the USA offers a copious amount of locations and activities to see and do. From the desert to golden coastlines to lush green pastures. As well as the amazing scenery the USA also has an abundance of nature, this country truly has it all. Due to the fact that there is so much on offer, we have narrowed down the top 5 destinations for you. Obtain your ESTA travel visa and your good to go! California…

Hunting down the best beaches in Asia: a guide

Asia has many things which makes this continent attractive to travelers, but the quality of its beaches is arguably its greatest asset. Even if you are visiting the region on business, you owe it to yourself to find a way to work one of its paradise beaches into your schedule. While most of the beaches mentioned in this article are located well away from the serviced apartment in Singapore, Tokyo and Hong Kong where you spend most of your productive time in Asia, remember that we all need a break from our routine sometimes. If your time in your monthly…

Shaun Benderson on Shopping, Culture, and Art in Phoenix

Shaun Benderson loves Phoenix, AZ, the state’s capital. Some 1.5 million people live here, so it can be said that the city is always alive. It also has a whole lot to offer in terms of culture, arts, nightlife, retail, and more. Unfortunately, visitors are more likely to go to Florida, heading towards Tampa Bay or Sarasota, if they are on vacation. But Benderson believes that Phoenix has just as much, if not more, to offer, particularly for those who enjoy arts and culture. Phoenix Through the Eyes of Shaun Benderson It seems as if, every day, a new art…