January 08, 2009
The second edition of Fodor's 1001 Smart Travel Tips, which went on sale in April, 2008, is a book I wished I had many years ago because it has almost every tip in it that I learned through trial and .
August 21, 2008
When people travel around, they risk anything. They may encounter violence, crime and many other things. It can happen everywhere especially when the person is not even aware of it. This is why it is .
July 07, 2008
Have you bought a Eurail pass, but are clueless about how to use it? Or are you confused about the railroad systems in Europe and which one goes where? If so, then the Eurail Traveler's Guide is for ..
June 26, 2008
Always place importance on your hotel booking because you will not be able to enjoy your vacation if you do not get a good night's sleep in a nice hotel. Imagine traveling and having the worst hotel ..
June 04, 2008
Once you have decided to take a summer vacation, there are a number of things that you then need to consider. The main one is how you are going to book your vacation. Making Your Vacation ..
April 27, 2008
Breathtaking fountains, gloomy Coliseum, the magnificent Saint Peter's Basilica, ruins of the Roman Forum. . . Oh, no, this is not the complete list of things worth seeing in the Eternal city! ..
April 03, 2008
Every year on April, 21, Rome is celebrating its birthday. On this day the doors of numerous museums and archeological sights are open to public, and the streets, richly decorated with flowers, are ..
March 24, 2008
Geneva. Cuisine and wine. The name Geneva is the synonym to internationalism, conferences and high living standards. One of the cantons of Geneva is the third largest wine region in Switzerland, ..
March 13, 2008
The acquaintance with France begins, of course, in Paris. All the most Europe-shocking innovations took place there, all the creative ambitions of the geniuses were realized in the French capital. If .
March 11, 2008
Brugge is the city in Belgium and the administrative centre of West Flanders. Its the pride and the joy of the whole Flanders. Founded in the 13th century, its was known for its textile premises. ..
March 10, 2008
Hamburg is one of the top German travel destinations which, therefore, has lots of things to see. But there is one place which is known not only in the city, but also outside Germany. The place is ..
March 05, 2008
If you're planning on a trip to Madrid, Spain, you won't want to miss a chance to tour the newest museum in Madrid, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza. The name may baffle and confuse you, but there is nothing .
March 02, 2008
Padua, or Padova, is a very old city. It grew from a small fishing village to become one of the main cities of the Veneti region. It is also the motherland for one of the oldest European universities .
February 21, 2008
Many couples and families are looking to take a great summer vacation. These are very popular these days and many are getting serious about it. When the time comes to plan your summer trip you will ..
February 11, 2008
I've always dreamed to go to Italy. Luckily, dreams do come true. One day my boyfriend and I went to the travel agency and purchased 2 tourist vouchers. To. The. Wonderful. Italy. I was beside myself .
January 24, 2008
Rome in winter is no less interesting than in summer. Besides there's no sticky heat which is a characteristic feature of the summer Rome. When chilly outside it's much nicer to drop in at a café ..
January 22, 2008
People have many stereotypes. Especially towards the other nations. Some of them are not merely stereotypes but the very truth, while the other are a complete falsehood. Before going to Paris and ..
December 24, 2007
Paris is considered to be a symbol of a grand and luxurious life. Parisians go shopping not necessarily to buy anything. It's a kind of a nice pastime. Parisians adore to go to the boutiques, to ..
December 24, 2007
We spent a week-end in Paris. We passed a half of the country to get to the city and were extremely surprised by the emptiness around: the fields are gathered in and not a single soul around. . . our .
December 19, 2007
Since the ancient times Rome has been the center of the world trade. Best masters and craftsmen brought here their artworks and goods such as gold, furs, wine and slaves to meet the demands of the ..
December 18, 2007
I'm an offbeat tourist. I try not to do as the other tourists do and not to go where the others go. I do not try to show-off or something like that. I just leave many places that are considered to be .
December 13, 2007
If you're planning a trip to Madrid, Spain then don't miss the “must see" Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza. It's not only a must for art lovers but even if you have reservations about mulling around a ..
December 09, 2007
I decided to share my impressions about the trip to Rome as my emotions still linger. . . The decision to go to Italy was made shortly before the journey, so we didn't have much time to prepare for ..
December 06, 2007
It's common knowledge that the French are gourmets and aesthetes. That's why it's absolutely impossible to go even to the baker's in trunks and slippers or chew your morning roll in a subway. Unless ..
December 04, 2007
One summer my friend and I decided to go to Italy during the summer holidays. Having read information about the tours we decided to do without travel agencies. We didn't want to stick to strict ..