Hemingways is a 74 room resort Hotel overlooking the stunning beach of Watamu Marine Park, 20 miles south of Malindi and 60 miles north of Mombasa. The hotel has a distinctive exclusive, and sophisticated feel about it and is definitely for the more discerning traveller seeking quality, and peace and quiet. You won't find much entertainment in the evenings apart from live lounge music in the restaurant twice a week and a snake charmer on one occasion in the bar. This is...
Taking a cruise to Alaska? No doubt you've read about all the wonderful helicopter tours or float plane adventures you can have on one of the many shore excursions during your cruise. You may also have noted the price of some of these excursions. And, while a helicopter tour is great fun, tacking on several high-priced adventures onto your moderately-priced cruise can quickly add up to one very expensive vacation. Can you have fun shore excursions without over-taxing your ...
Benelux is an economic union of three neighbouring monarchies - Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg. Despite long-standing ties, each country's capital exudes its own unique charms.
If you plan to visit Snowdon in Wales this summer, here is some interesting information about the mountain that you might like to know. Snowdon, in Welsh, is Yr Wyddfa, which means tomb or monument. Legend has it that it is the tomb of Rhita Gawr, an ogre who would kill kings and make cloaks out of their beards. He supposedly met his end when King Arthur climbed to the top of Mount Snowdon and killed him. No one knows who first conquered Snowdon, but ascents of the moun...
You set your mind and you're ready to travel to South America, a magical place of immense beauty where myth and legend continue to walk hand in hand. I've traveled 18 months in South America and can give you some tips on how to prepare yourself for an unforgettable adventure. Common Sense We all hear the unpleasant stories and South America has a fame of being dangerous. I traveled thousands of miles traversing cities, jungles, islands and mountains. I survived 6 weeks...
The Philippines is a country gifted with great beaches. The better known beaches are those found in Boracay and Palawan. Another beach or resorts worth mentioning are those found on the Mindoro's northern part in the province of Oriental Mindoro. The place is called Puerto Galera. It is locate south of Manila (130 kilometers south) and 14 nautical miles from Batangas City. You can go to Puerto Galera from Manila to Batangas using only land routes. When you arrive on Batang...
When traveling it is essential to plan ahead, so when you arrive at your destination, you lessen the chances of being at a loss of what to do. Knowledge gained from other's travels can be invaluable, especially when planning to travel to somewhere you have never been before. The advice on this page is helpful to everyone planning a trip to Costa Rica.
From experience I know that finding accommodation in Australia is a very delicate matter. Once you've saved the money to pay for your flying trip to Australia, you might think that nothing can come to you as a surprise anymore. (Yeah, that's exactly what I thought). In Australia I was confronted with the brutal facts that made me realize that things aren't that simple. 'They do things a little different down there' my grandmother said before I left. Just because they speak...
Traveling abroad was considered to be a luxurious affair for many. But with the expansion of the global economy and electronic flow of money, today everyone can realize their dream to travel to a different continent or country of their dreams. Europe has been always the most sought-after tourist destinations for years. It is the distinctness in culture, historic monuments and people that attract thousands of tourists to these continents. Europe is a continent which stands ...
South America is a continent of extremes, and there is not just one, but thousands of reasons to explore the human and natural wonders of this remarkable landmass.
Many consider Greece the cradle of modern civilization. The historical sites in the country are impressive. Still, Greece also has modern touches making it a good travel destination.
Plan city breaks in Madrid the capital of Spain and one of the hot destination for city breaks or holidays. Madrid is the capital and the largest city in Spain, located on the river Manzanares in the center of the country. Madrid has been presented with a degree of cultural prevalence.
Outlines the characteristics of different ski-in, ski-out accommodations on the slopes at Blackcomb Mountain
Sometime things happen and you need to leave right away. If you have pets, this can cause a major problem. What if no one is available to watch your pet? If you don't want to leave you pet at a shady kennel where most dogs are kept in cages, you can simply take them with you; it's easier than you would ever imagine. Most airlines allow pets. Some airlines even allow your pet to be carried onto the plain if it is small enough to put into a kennel that will easily slide unde...
South America: vast continent of jungles, rain forests and some of the world's most exciting cities. Miles and miles of fabulous beaches, soaring mountains and passionate culture that thrives on music and dance make the region a must for a holiday.
The island of Elba in the Tuscan Archipelago is one of the most popular tourist spots in Italy. The island is a unique combination of history and nature and you can find quaint old villages mingling with modern resorts and hotels on this island.
Taking a trip to a foreign country can be a bit different than a short shuttle flight between two cities. But, with a little pre-planning, you can make the long flight as pleasant as possible.
If you want to experience another facet of Australia, head for Broome, an exotic oasis in the heart of the country's last great wilderness area.
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Eating out is one of the big attractions of Morocco. Morocco's traditional, elaborate haute cuisine dishes are excellent, healthy and good value for money.
Australia has always been a popular destination for tourists from all over the globe. But in recent years, the tourism industry has risen tremendously. A lot of the credit for this goes to the Summer Olympics that were held in Sydney in 2000. Since then, tourism revenues in Australia reach an impressive $10 billion each year. So what makes Australia such a popular tourist destination? Most of the tourists head to Australia to experience the world-famous Great Barrier Re...
Flashbooking guides have been written for giving the essential information about the most visited cities in the world this issue ischia guide.
A discount travel package allows you to visit your favorite destinations at lower than normal rates.
Many people approach Car Rental as a lowest-price-possible contest rather than to concentrate on the value of the deal they eventually would get, in terms of what type of car, what's included (air conditioning, automatic gear shift etc') as well as what type of service they are buying. Don't get us wrong, we don't like to pay higher prices more than you do. We do recommend to shop around and check the various rates available, especially when it's so easy to do it via the Internet.
Are you planning on taking a camping trip in the near future? If this is your first time going camping, you will need to get camping gear to take with you, as you may not already own it. While your first impulse may be to head on down to your local sports store, did you know that you have another option as well?
Are you interested in going hiking? Whether you would like spend one day hiking or five days, you will need to find a hiking park to visit and a hiking trial to hike. Although you can choose to go on any hiking trial that you want, you may want to take the time to find and choose the best one.
I've just got back from Lugansk, where I was meeting some pen pals of mine. And I must say I know all about Lugansk! So let me tell you about this wonderful city.
When you travel to Spain consider renting a car to make your trip a more enjoyable one. When you rent a car you are free to explore the countryside and the towns at your leisure without checking bus times and schedules. Even when you include the high cost of European fuel prices, you may actually be able to save money renting a car on your trip. Car rental can be cheaper for a group of tw or more people. For a one person renting a car during your holidays can sometime...
Are you planning your cheap holidays to Eilat? Then you know that the Red Sea is the one place to spend a great deal of your time. Many people have not heard about Dolphin Reef. It is spectacular and untouched by the rest of world. This area has become known for swimming with the dolphins and having fun. The water is warm and the dolphins are playful. The Gulf of Eilat is the well-known diving area in Eilat. There is nothing like it anywhere else. The coral is bright with col...
A great time that you have on cruise ship for sure deserves to be preserved for future memory. We all know by now that the best tool for that is a digital camera. However, proper use of digital camera is not something that everyone is familiar with. What camera is perfect for me? How to get best of it? What needs to be considered when taking camera on cruise?
Mijares Mexican Restaurant in Pasadena, California is extremely well known for two things, their margaritas and their all you can eat Sunday champaign buffet brunch, both of which are excellent. This restaurant has been around for what seems like forever and has developed a crowd of very loyal patrons.
Every New Year's Day, except when that holiday falls on a Sunday and the Rose Parade is held on January 2nd, millions of viewers around the world enjoy the Rose Parade and think about Pasadena, California. The citizens of Pasadena are justly proud of this spectacular event and the fame it brings their beautiful city, however, there is more to Pasadena than the Rose Parade.
Find the cheapest hiking clothes, and still backpack in style. A few pointers for the frugal backpacker.
This flea market is worth the price of admission. There are bargins galore and the people watching entertainment factor alone is worth the price. You will see people from all walks of life, dressed in every imaginable way, speaking numerous languages all scurrying from vendor to vendor searching for the best bargins.
The Malaysian state of Sabah, located at the northeast corner of the island of Borneo, is well positioned to offer a unique tropical island vacation flavor with a difference. In fact..., with a very big difference. There is more to Sabah than the sunny tropical weather, beautiful white sandy beaches, tropical island setting, clear crystal waters, and rich ocean and marine life. Unlike the Caribbean islands or most tropical island vacation destinations in the world, S...
If you are looking to take a relaxing vacation with your family, loved one or simply by yourself for some peace and quiet, a cruise is definitely one of your top options. If this is going to be your first cruise, there are a number of issues that you need to define to help you with your planning.
What do you get with a bareboat charter?
The first point you will need to consider is where you want to spend your vacation in Spain? Are you someone who prefers to be in the heart of things, say living in a town, or are you someone who would prefer privacy and tranquility, therefore you may decide to rent a vacation home in the country you may even wish to rent a holiday house in the mountains, or villa by the lakes or on the Coast.
The mountains of Winter Park, CO are a powder filled haven for the spring break skier or snowboarder. Ranked in the top 3 snowy spring break destinations, Winter Park is full of activities for families and students alike. Lodging information is provided.
Timeshares Surprisingly, timeshare has been in existence as a concept since the 1960s. A ski resort owner in France decided that owning a set amount of time in a resort each year was a much more practical way to have a holiday than renting. Over time his idea became popular, and the timeshare concept has steadily grown in popularity ever since, particularly in the USA. Why do people buy and use timeshare? When you buy a timeshare, you become owner a tiny part of the pro...
Every year many people from Europe and other parts of the world travel to the beautiful region of Murcia in Spain for their vacations, and taking a holiday in this area has become far more affordable thanks to the ease of finding flights to Murcia at a price that won't overstretch the budget. This is a destination that is perfect for a break in both the summer and the winter months, thanks to its agreeable climates throughout the year, and whatever time of the year you decide...
What do you do upon realizing it's been more than a year since your last dive trip, and you're itching to get wet again? After kicking yourself of course? Well the obvious answer is to drop what you're doing and go diving. So I took my own advice and have just returned from St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands, where my son and I pretty much dived our brains out for about a week. We also ate some great food, saw much of the island, and chilled out on our balcony overlooki...
Flashbooking is becoming a recognized source of information and services for who loves creating a trip by him/herself and book bed nights securely online, this issue: free travel guide of Cagliari city of Italy
From the adventure lover to the historically inclined tourist, everyone has something to do in Greece. It has places that are frozen in a different time zone altogether. At the same time, it has places that have the exuberance and the vibrancy of today.
With over 5.8 million visitors in 2005 and occupancy rate in excess of 83% Dubai is fast becoming one of the world's premier tourist destinations in the world with tourism business reaching unprecedented levels.
Don't you like going through your vacations photos? We all take pictures when we go on a vacation. It is a great way to perpetuate the experience and remember it for years to come. However sometimes taking pictures is not smooth. Unexpected problems pop up such as running out of film, running out of battery or just forgetting the camera in the hotel. In this article we will provide a few easy to follow tips that will help you in carrying your camera and taking pictures.
France has been described as the market of Europe and the names of the products speak for themselves - Chanel, Cartier, Yves Saint Laurent...Here's a look at the shopping scene in Paris and Nice.
For a couple of days the London trendiest neighbourhood, Notting Hill, celebrates an extravagantly Carnival party. For this year the incriminated dates you need to write down are 24th and 25th of August.
If you are going on holiday in North Wales you may well wish to ascend to the summit of Snowdon, either on foot or by the Snowdon Mountain Railway. This article gives you interesting information about the mountain, railway and the buildings on the summit.
There are so many decisions that go into choosing a vacation destination. When it involves more than just you and your friend or significant other, it seems to get even more complicated. Short and even family vacations should not drive you to drink or pulling all your hair out. These are just a few tips to help you make your choice a little less stressful.
Read about few top holiday destinations, how to get there at the low cost cheap flights from London and Birmingham airports. Learn about what makes those cities famous as they are.
Rome is a city that requires no introduction. The name alone invokes images of leaf-crowned emperors, mythical gods and majestic architecture.
As alternative energy sources gain more popularity, companies expand their applications. Self contained solar panels lights are now being used on docks.
For three, five, seven or however many days, the ship's cabin will be your second home. Depending on your plans for rest and relaxation, you might want to give some thought to your choice of cabins. If you plan to be on the go, go, go and partake of all the ship has to offer, then pay for the cheapest cabin rate. After all, you will only be in your cabin to sleep and change your clothes. However, if you need to be alone and plan to huddle in your cabin at times, reconsider yo...
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When planning your next vacation, it is important to compare the prices between an all-inclusive vacation package and independently booking your airfare, hotels, and events.
It is always nice to see how the other half lives, take for instance there is the Life of Luxury: the George Hamilton way. This is a TV show which looks at the lives of the Super Rich in which the first episode looks at the PlayBoy Mansion, a collection of multi-million dollar homes, hip-hop half-billion dollar empires and some queens of shopping. Tom Delay's Life of Luxury over the last six years: Public documents reviewed by The Associated Press document his 48 visits to golf clubs and resorts; 100 flights aboard private company planes; 200 stays at hotels, many world-class; and 500 meals at restaurants, some averaging nearly $200 for a dinner for two. Not all paid for by Tom Delay.
Getting cheap airline tickets can be time consuming. To help save you time, we've compiled a few tips for helping you with the time consuming parts of finding the best deals possable for your airline tickets.
One common goal for people all over the world is trying to find ways to save money on flying. It is common knowledge that flying is a particularly expensive way of traveling, yet it is one of the most common, safest, and fastest method available in the world today. Unless you travel frequently for business purposes and your company pays all your airfares, it is you that will have to worry about the costs of flying. There are a wide range of things you could do to reduce the a...