Posts Tagged‘travel’

Top tips for travelling with limited mobility

Travel opens up a wealth of opportunities for those looking to explore a little bit more about the planet that we reside on. We believe that regardless of your age or whether you are living with a disability that the chance to travel should not be limited in any way. While those with limited mobility may face more initial challenges than those travellers that do not have mobility problems, that is not to say that seeing the world is not a possibility. Here are our top tips to help you travel further afield: Use your railcard If you are someone…

A Visit to Sicily’s Hidden Gem

What could be more dramatic or memorable than visiting a town carved into the side of a still-active volcano? Taormina, an up-and-coming popular Sicilian holiday destination, was founded in the 4th century BC at the foot of the volatile Mount Etna – a volcano that actually erupted twice in March of this year. Of course, Taormina has only become a popular tourist resort in the past few years; however, this scenic town has been popular with celebrities and even royalty for centuries. Notable visitors have included Elizabeth Taylor, Oscar Wilde, D.H. Lawrence and Greta Garbo who all fell for this…

Here’s how to travel organised to maximise your trip abroad

You can be unorganised in most areas of your life, but when it comes to traveling, you have to devote your time and energy preparing your stuff and planning. Different destinations will require different levels or organisation. In this article, we’ll talk about creating itineraries, acquiring travel insurance promotions, packing carry-ons, returning to work after your travel, organising travel mementoes and others. Cut your stress down and maximise actual fun by following these simple organising tips. Use a simple travel planning checklist   Whether you’re planning months or a day ahead, making use of a travel planning checklist will help you tremendously, especially if you’re the forgetful kind. 3-6 months ahead: – Contact your travel agent if you’re working with one. Tell them your planned destination, what you…

Things to do on a visit to Ottawa

Headed up to Canada on summer vacation this year? If so, make time to check out Ottawa. As this nation’s capital city, it contains a number of attractions that cut to the heart of what it means to be a Canadian. Below, we’ll go over a few points of interest you’ll want to hit while in the National Capital Region. 1) Tour Parliament Hill Start your time in Canada’s capital by taking a look at where this nation’s laws are debated and codified. Constructed in the Gothic Revival style, the appearance of this federal legislature is worth a visit on…

Visit Top LA Tourist Attractions in Style

If you want to visit Los Angeles, then the best way to really see all the sights is by finding the best limo service Los Angeles (LA) has to offer. Not only does that mean you travel in comfort and style, you will also have a chauffeur at your disposal who knows the area better than anyone else. So what are some of the key things you should go and see? Los Angeles Lakers Getting a ticket to see the Lakers is almost impossible. However, your limo company may have some connections! Who knows, you could end up sitting next…

Seven of the Best Places for a Family Holiday in 2017

Choosing your next family vacation destination can be a tricky task indeed. From snowy wonderlands to tropical getaways, these seven destinations will inspire even the pickiest of kids. Maui, Hawaii One of the most beautiful places for a family vacation is the stunning Hawaiian Island of Maui. It’s famous for its pristine beaches, nature and dramatic scenery with plenty of activities to keep all ages entertained. A stay in Hawaii will come with a hefty price tag, so you may want to consider Asian alternatives if you are travelling on a smaller budget. South African Safari A really fun way…

How to Vacation on The French Riviera

The French Riviera, also known as the Côte d’Azur (The Blue Coast) is the Mediterranean coast of the south of France. This area is known not just for its beauty and sunny skies, but also for its glamorous culture. Accommodation For those looking to fit in with the French stylish and elite, a great way to start is by renting a beautiful coastal villa. Check out vacation rentals in France to see the beautiful homes the region has to offer. Rent a home with a pool, and views of the ocean and you’ll soon be on cloud nine. Timeless Glamor The…

Tips to Get the Most Out Of Your Trip to Delhi

  Delhi is a huge metropolitan area in the North of India, and the sprawling city consists of eleven districts. The city is massive and so bustling that it’s easy for tourists to feel lost, or to leave feeling as if they have learnt very little about the area they stayed in. Here are my tips for getting the most out of your trip to Delhi. Get your Visa Sorted Regardless of your travel plans, getting your visa well sorted is always a good place to start. Lucky for you, the process for obtaining an Indian travel visa is quite…

How to Have a Stress-Free Travel Experience

You’re going on vacation, awesome! Don’t let a stressful travel experience get you down. Here’s how to start your trip off right: Have Your Visa Sorted Customs agents can be intimidating. Don’t let your first experience of your vacation destination be a tense one: get your visa well sorted! Each country will have their own visa policies, but for millions entering The States each year, the ESTA Visa Waiver Program is the simplest way to get your holiday started. The process is easy, and it can be done online at ESTA Gov. Start Out Rested It’s always best to start…