For years, the Brits have stayed home in the comfort of their own country during their summer holidays however there has been an increased tendency in Brits staying the UK during their winter holidays! With many dry slopes available in the UK, as well as outdoor slopes, many are staying at home to hit the pistes!
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Environmental awareness is a constantly raising trend among today’s travellers worldwide. For example, TUI statistics of 2010 investigated that 74 percent of German travellers prefer to stay in an environmental friendly hotel rather than a low-price guesthouse. But why staying in a hotel at all if you can do more to contribute to your environment? The trend towards volunteering abroad is raising about 20 percent each year and is especially popular among young travellers.
Although it may not have been in the tourism limelight quite as much as its smaller neighbour Dubai, the United Arab Emirate’s largest Emirate, Abu Dhabi is quickly becoming a major tourist destination. Abu Dhabi has developed at an incredible rate over the past 30 years, emerging from a beautiful desert, sparsely populated by nomadic tribes and a few small villages, into a modern luxurious region, with a host of superb tourist facilities. » Weiterlesen: Abu Dhabi Attracting More Tourists
If you are looking for an affordable European getaway, a trip to France just might be the right solution for you! The country still maintains it’s top position of being one of the most visited countries in the world with Paris being the number one tourist destination worldwide. Millions of tourists flock to the country every year – but what is it about the France that is so appealing?
In order to ensure a certain level of security and peace of mind when travelling abroad, it is essential to make sure that travel insurance is in place before departure. By considering the range of insurance companies that provide travel insurance, it makes it possible to find an appropriate policy regardless of the type of travel you are undertaking.
Travel insurance polices provide cover for a range of different risks, and the type required will depend on the nature of your trip. This will determine the likelihood of a risk occurring. It is well advised for someone going on a skiing trip to take out a comprehensive travel insurance policy that will cover any hospital bills in the event of an accident on the slopes, for example.
As every year the world famous travel magazin Lonely Planet nominated the ten most popular destinations in the category “Individual Travel“ - with some surprise winners.
The micronation of Andalusia is located in southern Spain and enjoys a certain level of autonomy within the country. Although part of the Spanish mainland, Andalusia is looked upon as a seperate nation that even has its own capital, the beautiful and culture rich city of Seville. There’s something in Andalusia for everyone which makes it the ideal holiday destination. It boasts a beautiful and extensive coastline as well as scenic snow topped mountain peaks. Perfect for skiing!
Late October and it’s that time of year again. Halloween and a cohort of interestingly dressed monsters, skeletons and witches make their way through the streets in search of sweets. Caringly carved pumpkins, toffee apples and a briskness in the air herald the start of the winter season.
Winter is often considered to be the season of indulgence during which the fire blazes, the wooden logs crackle and those who can’t face the outdoors retreat under a cosy blanket while ensuring that there is no danger of the hot chocolate supplies running out. As Baudelaire said in his famous poem Les Fleurs du mal when the low heavy sky weighs like a lid / Upon the spirit aching for the light. This ‘light’ that we crave during the winter time is never as far away as it may seem. » Weiterlesen: This winter, keep warm and study!
France is the second largest country in Europe. A very large territory with so many different landscapes and varied cuisine. The ideal for tourism. Without any surprise, France is the destination number one. Quick explanation.
Paris is certainly in the first place. Paris is the capital of the country, but it is so much more than just an administrative city. Paris is romantic. Paris is beautiful. Paris is the city of love. Each of the twenty districts, called „arrondissement“, is unique. For example, the 13th District is all about China because there are many Chinese restaurants and shops. » Weiterlesen: Nice France
Who has never dreamed to stand, alone, with your lovely pair or in family on a deserted island to enjoy great views away from a suffocating mass tourism?
In Indonesia, we can’t say there is a lack of island … With 17,500 islands and only 6,000 inhabited, your stay in the largest archipelago of the world could be a dream come true. Here are four reasons to fly half the globe, towards Indonesia.
First, the sea. Of course, Islands imply water. And not just any water. Pacific is doing its best to offer you amysing spots, swimming in enjoyable blue water and impressive sports. » Weiterlesen: Island hopping