See Whats happening in Europe
Europe is a vast continent with many exciting places to see. For many, visiting the continent is a once in a lifetime experience. Making the most of your vacation is worth all the effort you put into planning each stop. If you interested in architectural wonders, there is no shortage of places to see in Europe. Here are a few of the more spectacular places to visit.
England – With a storied history that stretches back centuries, no trip to Europe would be complete with a stay here. From the palaces of royalty such as Buckingham Palace, Windsor Castle and Hampton Court Palace to the Roman baths in once Roman city of Bath, England, the diversity and beauty of the architecture will stay with you for a lifetime. While you’re there, you may want to schedule a visit to Stonehenge, one of the architectural wonders of the world. Look for cheap hotels in London.
Italy – Another culture with a long history and the architecture to back it up is Italy. From the artistic wealth of the Vatican More >
Public transport is something that is very needed when travelling another country. Usually tourists like us have no idea about the places and cities and getting around without public transport can be really hard. However, luckily, Europe has a wonderful public transport system with the underground Tube.
What is the underground tube?
The tube is like an underground train that is literally connected all over the major cities of Europe. London and Paris’s metro are especially great and cover great distances. There are many stops it takes – each about a minute or two away covering the entire city. There are also many different routes that you can take to get through places when travelling. It is fairly new technology that is advancing rapidly and has lots of potential in the future.
The Tube system is so popular that many people in Europe don’t even really own cars. The underground tube basically can take you to any place that you may ever desire visiting. It is a great syst
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It’s time again for the Summer Olympics and this time they are in London, a city rich with history and character. If you are planning a trip to London to see the games, you’ll want to take some time to get familiar with is being offered, when it’s being held and how that could affect your travel plans.
The games will be spread among new venues, existing and historic facilities, and temporary facilities that will be repurposed or moved after the games. Some of the locations are familiar such as Hyde Park and Stratford. The games open on July 27, 2012 and continue until August 12, 2012.
In order to arrange your travel plans to make the most of the events, it would be helpful to know when each sport is being played. Below is a listing of major games and the dates they will be played.
- Events being held the first week of the games include archery, canoe slalom, cycling road, diving, fencing, gymnastics artistic, judo, shooting, swimming and weightlifting
- Events being held in the second More >
France is truly beautiful to visit, but there are still so many things that can cost just a bit too much. This is the reason why you really need to learn how to save money during your trip. Lasting a week in France isn’t all that tough, but you may experience some difficulties regarding your money. However, this is the reason why you really need to consider following these tips, as it can help you to really save a lot of money in the long run. With these tips, you can enjoy France at its best without spending so much money.
How to spend a week in France without burning a hole in your pocket
-Visit during peak seasons
Usually when you visit during a certain time of the year, you’ll be able to pay for things with a smaller pay. The truth is that flights and hotels are so much cheaper when you visit during non peak times. Some people visit during Christmas, so it’s only normal for everything to be more expensive. Try visiting before Thanksgiving, as things are always much cheaper before More >
The primary concern or first issue at hand, when starting out on travel is the issue of money and the best and most reasonable ways to convert, spend and save money without having to lose out on the experience of travelling and all the local attractions. Travelling to a foreign country and coming back without experiencing a maximum percentage if not all that the country has to offer in terms of attractions, sights, food and wine and local travel is a waste of money and time. That being said, paying due attention to the budget and having emergency money on hand is also extremely crucial. As such, most travelers may struggle initially to find a balance between spending and saving when starting out on their travels primarily because they may not understand the costs involved and the various unforeseen contingencies that may arise. As such, those travelling from the states to European countries need to familiarize themselves with Euro to Dollar Conversion when travelling and also the More >
Europe is a great place for public transport. The bus and train systems are really excellent. When planning a cheap European vacation, use Europe’s trains to get from one country to another.
The Eurail is Europe’s fastest and most cost effective trains. Tourists can really use the train to their benefit because the train in the best way to experience Europe. Travelling from country to country does not have to be a hassle, and with the Eurail, getting from one destination to the next.
Another advantage of the Eurail for tourists is that the Eurail drops you off at the city Centre of the country so you do not need to take extra transport just to get to the main places in the city. It is very easy for tourists to navigate around Europe with the train because of the wide range of cheap European destinations it covers. The train will drop you off right next to many hotels, restaurants, shops and more.
Why Eurail over Plane, Car or Taxi?
First, the Eurail is located strategically More >
The Summer Olympics, a sporting event that people look forward to that only happens every 4 years. And this year it is in Europe. More specifically, London! They are specifically said to take place for July 27th through August 12th. This is the third time that London will be holding the prestigious summer Olympic games.
With that being said, traveling to London over the summer this time of year will really be quite expensive and booked with all sorts of tourists and travelers, all hoping to see a little bit of the games. Even if going to the games is not in your itinerary, getting around from place to place will be hard enough.
One tip that will help ensure that you are getting the best rates and the best accommodations would be booking your tickets now. Make sure that you are all reserved and ready to go before all the hotels and other places are all filled up with Summer Olympics’ crowds. London, as it is, already has a limited amount of space, and with the crowds, it will be More >