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Staying in Shape For Travel  

The last time I took an extended trip I visited a European city whose layout required a lot of extended walking or riding on local transit systems.  It was pleasant for the initial day or so, but I quickly realized how badly out of shape I was.  When I returned home I promised myself that before I went on my next journey I was going to get in better condition so I wouldn’t have to soak each day after walking to see the sights.   That determination led me to take advantage of a Groupon Read more [...]

Tips for Your Trip to Paris

Paris is one of the very top tourist destinations in the world. Over 32 million people visit the greater Paris region each year. In 2014, visitors to Paris spent 17 billion dollars in the city. For the lucky ones that are joining the millions of tourists in the city, here are some tips to make your trip a success. Where to stay A great tip for visitors to the French capital is to bypass the hotels in favor of a rented home in the city. Vacation rentals in France range from trendy lofts, Read more [...]

Best Places to Visit in Bandung

best places to visit bandung The capitol of East Java, Bandung is not to be missed. Nicknamed "The Paris of Java" by the Dutch and later called "The Flower City" for its abundance of flora; Bandung is a beautiful city, known for its relatively cold weather and a variety of sites to see and places to visit. Here are some of the  best places to visit in Bandung. Factory Outlets The factory outlets in Bandung are nothing like those you see on the outskirts of large American towns. These are actually outlets for actual Read more [...]

The Famous Neighbourhood of Fitzrovia

Fitzrovia is referred to as the urban village. It has a profound bohemian history. The neighbourhood is an area in Central London close to London's West End. It is nestled between Bloomsbury and Marylebone. Fitzrovia is characterised by activities in areas like retail, business, education and healthcare activities. The neighbourhood is home to charming streets and is lined with Edwardian-era apartments, Neoclassical mansions and warehouses. Fitzrovia is where you can find a wide range of media Read more [...]

Tips for saving money while traveling in the digital age

One of the common myths (or excuses) about traveling is the cost but where there is a will there is a way and with today's latest technology, saving money on the go is easier than ever before. So take a look at some tips for saving money while traveling in the digital age. Research Your Plane Tickets and be Flexible With literally thousands of websites to search for flights it can be confusing where to start but if saving money is your primary concern I recommend a site that allows for flexible Read more [...]