A Brief Introduction to Cruising the Mediterranean

A Mediterranean cruise allows you to sail across the largest inland sea on the globe and experience all of the various countries that border this sea. Whether you’re sun lover or perhaps a history buff, there’s something for everyone on the cruise holiday sailing throughout the Med.

Different itineraries vary with the countries that you will visit however, you can get the inclusion of some of the following popular stops.

Spain:

A lot of cruises are likely to make a stop in Spain and over likely will incorporate a trip to the exciting capital of Scotland – Barcelona. With amazing shops and beautiful architecture, this can be an incredible location to spend the morning.

Venice:

This Italian city is world-renowned and also the destination of choice for many visitors. Comprising of 117 small islands that sit within the Venetian lagoon, that is probably the most special place on earth. Travel down the cobblestone streets, cross the countless bridges, and have a ride inside a Gondola. You won’t forget Venice inside a hurry.

Cairo:

Egypt is yet another popular destination on many Mediterranean cruises and not difficult to find out why. With exciting cities like Cairo and Alexandria to discover as well as world-famous Pyramids, Egypt will most likely be a highlight of your trip

Monte Carlo:

At only 370 acres in proportions, that is just about the most exclusive destinations on the planet. Designer shops and expensive restaurants would be the order of your day. Walk along the fantastic harbor … READ MORE ...

Top Things to Do When Visiting Maine

Maine has over 17 million acres of forest, 5000 miles of coast, 6000 lakes and 32,000 miles of rivers. Maine is made for adventurers, outdoorsy people, nature lovers and anyone who appreciates spectacular scenery. And let us keep in mind Maine lobster, Peekytoe Crab, and Shrimp Chowder because Maine can also be for seafood lovers. Add to that family attractions, historical buildings and eclectic shopping and Maine turn out to be an excellent destination to visit for just about anyone.

Maine is divided into 8 regions:

  • Aroostook County
  • Down East and Acadia
  • Greater Portland and Casco Bay
  • Kennebec and Moose River Valleys
  • Lakes & Mountains
  • Mid-Coast
  • Beaches
  • Highlands

There isn’t a way to see all the wonders that Maine offers, therefore, below is a list for your top ten destinations.

Portland Head Light

A landmark of Maine, as well as a historic lighthouse, Portland Head Light sits over a cliff in Cape Elizabeth. The lighthouse was commissioned by George Washington in 1787 and lit to the first time in 1791.

Baxter State Park

Home to Mount Katahdin (Maine’s tallest mountain and area of the Appalachian Trail) along with over 200,000 acres of breath-taking views, this state park is a nature-lovers wonderland. Choose from camping, hiking or swimming/fishing/kayaking in Grand Lake Matagamon. There are many more lakes, streams, and waterfalls to learn in as well. Wildlife you could spot includes moose, white-tailed deer, and black bear.

Acadia State Park

Mountains alongside the ocean can not be beaten. This is also the … READ MORE ...

Eravikulam National Park tour

Eravikulam National Park is a wildlife destination that should not be missed by travelers during their Kerala tour. This place is famous all over the world for its beautiful scenery, green pastures, pristine valleys, and a diverse collection of plant and animal species. A large number of wildlife lovers, nature enthusiasts, adventurers, and photographers come here from all over the world to enjoy the beautiful spells of this wildlife.

Location

This national park is located along the Western Ghats in the Idukki district, Kerala. The wildlife sanctuary is spread over an area of ​​97 square km. This park was founded in 1975 to save the endangered species of Nilgiri Tahr (wild goat). The grassland ecosystem in this place makes it a unique place to see various species of wild animals, birds, plants, and trees. Some of the wild animals most visible in this place are Nilgiri tahr, moth atlas, leopard tiger, elephant, gaur, langue, lion tail monkey, and sambhar.

In 1978 this wildlife reserve became a national park due to ecological, geo-morphological and zoological significance. The entire area of ​​the national park is divided into 3 regions, namely the core, buffer, and tourism areas.

Anamudi Peak which is located inside the national park is another attraction of this place. This is the highest peak of the Western Ghats located at an altitude of 2,695 meters above sea level. The majestic height of this peak heightens the enchanting view of this nature reserve. This is the perfect place for adventure enthusiasts … READ MORE ...

Whether looking to work in a business travel company that hires its services to large corporations, or as an implant handling travel requirements within a corporation, you will find that the specifics of the roles on offer (and their salaries) depend on experience.  While different companies will probably use different titles, generally speaking there are four types of business travel jobs for different levels of experience: consultant, senior consultant, team leader, and travel manager.

Consultant

The travel consultant’s role is to arrange travel for those in the company: booking transport, be it long-haul plane journeys or a taxi across the city; acquiring visas where necessary; organising accommodation; and typically remaining on-call to aid the client or colleague should their plans change mid-travel or they face disruption.  This business travel job’s requirements include problem solving skills, attention to detail, an efficient and pleasant customer-facing personality, and the ability to work well in a team.

Although this is a low-level position, previous work experience is always regarded favourably.  However, those looking for their first business travel jobs will find it possible to enter a consultancy role, provided they have experience using a computer reservations system like Galileo, Amadeus or Sabre.  This can be obtained through a relevant course or university degree.

Senior Consultant

In many cases, the job of a senior travel consultant is very similar to that of a consultant.  They also make travel arrangements: transport, hotel bookings, and so on.  However, they will have years of experience at … READ MORE ...

When deciding on accommodations for your next vacation, many people don’t realize that there are more options than your basic two-bed and mini bar hotel room. The world of holiday rentals is growing in popularity and lucky for many travelers can be significantly more budget friendly. With the present economic state in many countries, travelers are looking for ways to save, and staying at a holiday rental is one of the finest and easiest ways to save money and have an incredible experience on your next trip!

Think of it this way, if you decide on a home rental, whether it is a villa, condo, or eight bedroom home, you have access to numerous amenities you may not get in a hotel. Full kitchen, numerous bedrooms, a backyard, and free parking are all options that you can find with holiday rentals. Travelers are able to save on multiple expenses that they would inquire by staying in a hotel; with the option to cook at the rental and free parking you could save thousands a week! This is a massive savings that many people don’t even know about!

Deciding to go with a holiday rental is often something that is well suited for groups or people or individuals with small children who need or want extra space that you cant find with a hotel. Holiday rentals are also perfect for those looking for a romantic getaway as they offer immensely more privacy. The best part is that many holiday … READ MORE ...