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Comparing The Most Popular Cheap Hotel Booking Sites: My Review (July, 2017)

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The online hotel booking business is huge, and there is a constant stream of new sites all claiming to be the best.

It’s all very well being able to save money, but if you have to spend several hours searching different sites then it may feel like it wasn’t worth the saving.

With this in mind, I have completed an analysis of the most popular sites available as of July 2017.

There are lots of factors that people need to consider when choosing a meta search engine, and I’ve tried to cover all of those with a range of searches and result criteria so that we can see if different services work best for different needs.Continue Reading

8 Best Manhattan Hotels For All Types Of Travelers

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When planning a trip to New York everything has to be perfect. Whether it’s a first visit or you’ve been so often that you’re practically a New Yorker, every trip is special.

Arguably the most important aspect of the trip will be the place you choose to call home while you’re there.

Visitors to New York City are as diverse and varied as those who live there, so everyone has a different idea of what makes the ideal hotel.

Let’s see if we can find one that might match your taste.Continue Reading

7 Of the World’s Most Amazing Underwater Hotels

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These seven astounding destination hotels have excelled themselves with imagination and ingenuity to deliver unique underwater experiences that will not be easily forgotten.

From extravagant luxury to artistic eccentricity, there is an underwater hotel experience to suit any intrepid explorer’s tastes.

There are so many things that can go wrong with a vacation, but if you choose to stay at one of these incredible underwater hotels you can at least be sure that the accommodation will be perfect.Continue Reading

The 12 Best Alternative Honeymoon Destination Ideas for 2017

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We are all hoping that our next vacation will be the trip of a lifetime, but our honeymoon is one particular experience that is expected to be head and shoulders above the rest.

That can be a lot of pressure on just one holiday and with the entire world to choose from it can be very hard to decide where it will be, especially with all the other wedding-related choices that are being made.  Continue Reading

The 7 Most Outstanding Tree House Hotels in the World

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There is no one who hasn’t dreamed of staying in a treehouse at some point in their lives.

These dreams were often born in childhood as we pored over tales of Rivendell in Middle Earth or followed the adventures of Robinson Crusoe.

There were only two types of kids at school: the ones who had treehouses and the ones who wanted treehouses, but these aspirations seem to fade in adulthood.

This can be attributed in part to the tourism industry that has been keeping us focused on beach resorts, plush hotels and WiFi facilities but also to the growing pressures of modern day life making us forget about the beauty of nature that is there for us all to enjoy.Continue Reading

Comparing the Most Popular Cheap Airline Ticket Websites: My Review (July, 2017)

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I have written and read many articles claiming that a lack of money should be no obstacle to travel and there are countless hints and tips on making budget trips, but one costly aspect of seeing the world is almost unavoidable…flights.

There is so much to consider when choosing your flight and it seems that an equal amount of considerations need to be given when choosing your flight comparison site.

The site needs to be easy and pleasant to use, it needs to come up with the best prices, there needs to be a clear display of results so that all factors can be considered, and there need to be useful search options that are relevant to individual travelers while not making the process too complex. Continue Reading

15 Most Inspiring Instagram Travel Accounts to Follow in 2017

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Instagram is perfect for travel blogs and it has something for everyone.

Whether you’re looking for a virtual escape from the daily grind, trying to find inspiration for your next vacation or considering quitting the rat race to satiate your wanderlust permanently, you will find it here.

This is a list of some of the most motivational travelers who are showing us, one image at a time, that the world we live in needs to be seen to be believed.Continue Reading

7 Best Luxury Hotels in Portugal For Summer

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Portugal has long been the hidden jewel in Southern Europe’s crown.

It is often overlooked for its more popular neighbors France, Spain and Italy, but this is changing.

The world is now discovering this wonderful and vivacious country that lies along the west coast of the Iberian Peninsula facing the dramatic waves of the Atlantic Ocean.Continue Reading

Top 10 US Cities And Towns To Celebrate The 4th Of July

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No matter where we come from, when we hear the words ‘The Fourth of July’ we all have the same images in our mind: a sea of red, white and blue, parades, hot dogs, fireworks, barbecues, family, music, festivals, eating contests, flags and ice cold beers with friends.

Anywhere in the USA is a magical place to be at this time of year, but some towns and cities go the extra mile to celebrate Independence Day and should be sought out by anyone who enjoys revelries and visual spectacles that will stay with them forever.

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Free Things to Do in The 6 Most Expensive Cities of the World

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When the travel company Hoppa released its list of worldwide holiday destinations ranked by price I wasn’t surprised to see the usual suspects at the top of the list.

They calculated the prices by getting an average of the price of a hotel, food, drinks, entertainment and taxis, but they didn’t take into account any of the things you can do for free…so I set about investigating and have listed my five favorite options for some of the top ranking cities.

Don’t write off these prestigious destinations just yet, as there is definitely a way to enjoy them on a budget.Continue Reading