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Caribbean Sailing Chapter Three

  It is a beautiful morning, the sun is just beginning to rise and the sea gulls are circling overhead calling to each other “I think this is the boat that will feed us!” The water is calm and the …read more...
by Carefree Travel on Feb 11, 2014

Why you really get sick on planes – and how to prevent it

If you’re about to fly somewhere for Christmas, you’re probably dreading the possibility that you’ll catch a bug along the way. And with good reason: Many people come down with something nasty in the days following an airplane fligh...
by Carefree Travel on Dec 13, 2013

Ask in Advance to Have Hotel Safe and Parking Fees Taken Off Your Bill

I’ve had this happen to me before and it can add up!  This article, from Lifehacker, helps to bring items to mind for traveling. We’ve railed against outrageous hotel fees before, but if you don’t have the luxury of switching ̷...
by Carefree Travel on Oct 14, 2013

Autumn Travel Getaways to the English Lake District

Entry #2875, September 30, 2013 Autumn is finally here and it’s the best time to travel through Europe. Looking for an exciting fall travel destination? The English Lake District offers...The post Autumn Travel Getaways to the English Lake Dist...
by Stagetecture on Sep 30, 2013

Right by the beach: great places to stay on the world’s loveliest islands

This is the time of the year my thoughts drift southward to the “islands”.  When I say “islands” I am referring to the Caribbean, but the “island dream” reaches much farther than that.  Let’s just say, R...
by Carefree Travel on Sep 29, 2013

Top 10 Fall Foliage Destinations

Nothing – not sweaters, not the smell of fireplaces, not pumpkin patches, and not apple picking – says “fall” like the blazing red, glimmering gold, and burnt-orange leaves that cover trees and crunch underfoot during the autumn month...
by Carefree Travel on Sep 23, 2013

Top 10 Fall Foliage Destinations – Yahoo Travel

Nothing – not sweaters, not the smell of fireplaces, not pumpkin patches, and not apple picking – says “fall” like the blazing red, glimmering gold, and burnt-orange leaves that cover trees and crunch underfoot during the autumn month...
by Carefree Travel on Sep 23, 2013

Liostasi Ios Hotel & SPA, Ios Island, Cyclades, Greece

 Chic design comes together with the beauty of nature at Liostasi Ios Hotel & Spa, an enchanting boutique hotel.  Refinement and charm characterize the luxury Ios sea view rooms and suites of the fairytale Liostasi hotel. The luxury se...

Kristiania Lech Ski Hotel, Austria

Kristiania Lech is a stylish 4-star superior hotel in Austria, situated very close to the ski lifts in the area and offering panoramic views of the Alps. With a population of just under 1500, Lech is known worldwide for its outstanding ski s...

Get 40,000 Bonus Miles or More When You Sign Up for the US Airways Dividend Miles Premier World Master Card from Barclay’s Bank

With the weekend coming soon and the Fourth of July holiday next week, millions of Americans are waiting eagerly to travel to favorite vacation spots and new destinations worldwide. Staying loyal to out unending passion for frequent flyer mile promot...

Zest Air Launches Flights To Kota Kinabalu, Kuala Lumpur and Bacolod

May 10, 2013 is a historic day for Zest Air as they launched three (3) new flight routes to give people more choices to book a cheap plane ticket to any of their chosen destination.  New routes included Manila to Kota Kinabalu, Manila to Kuala Lumpu...
by Earthlingorgeous on May 12, 2013

Guest Post: Vanuatu the Luxury Destination by Danny Duric

Vanuatu the Luxury Travel Destination If you’re searching for a unique holiday experience, Vanuatu is hard to beat. Once voted the happiest place on earth, it is easy to see why this island is a small heaven on earth. The … Continue readi...
by SKEdaddle on Apr 28, 2013

Discover Ancient Relics Found at Taklamakan Desert China

Chinese archaeologists are now carrying excavations in the Taklamakan Desert in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. The desert is the world’s second largest shifting sand desert, covering an area of about 330,000 square ki...
by Chinatravel on Apr 2, 2013

Explore the Mesmerizing Nanxi River in Zhejiang China

The Nanxi River, a State-level scenic spot, is 23 km from Wenzhou city. The river has 36 bends and 72 beaches, with a drainage area of 2,429 sq m. Running from north to south, the Nanxi River first flows into the Oujiang River and finally empties int...
by Chinatravel on Mar 31, 2013

Discover the Lofty Qilian Mountain in China

The average elevation of Qilian Mountain is between 4,000-5,000 meters. The large, wide glacial landforms made by the Alpine snow are magnificent and spectacular. The altitude at 4,000 meters is called the "snow line" for obvious reasons. Generally s...
by Chinatravel on Mar 28, 2013

Popular China Travel Destinations for Spring

Spring, a season that everything comes back to life again after the harsh winter, is the right time for you to see the thriving nature and enjoy outdoor activities.Spring in China, from February to April, is a good time to travel throughout the count...
by Chinatravel on Mar 28, 2013

Recommended Destinations of China Travel in Spring

Just as there is a paradise in Heaven, there are Suzhou and Hangzhou on earth. This is an old saying which describes the lasting charms of the two cities. The spring weather of the two cities is usually good and the temperature swings are rather smal...
by Chinatravel on Mar 28, 2013

The Attractive Touming Mengke Glacier in Gansu China

The Touming Mengke Glacier, the largest valley glacier in the Qilian Range, is l0,1 kilometers long and covers an area of 21.9 square kilometers. It can be found in Laohu Valley on the northern slope of Daxue Mountain in Subei County. Gansu Province.
by Chinatravel on Mar 26, 2013

Active Travel Destinations for a Healthy Getaway

Happening vacation for many people means relaxing and abandoning the routine of everyday life. For people who want to stay in shape and be active throughout their vacation, there are some destinations that could be better than others. Spring Break is...
by Physictourism on Mar 25, 2013

Discover Shanghai Tourism Festival China

Shanghai Tourism Festival is an important tourist festivity which is jointly sponsored by Shanghai Municipal People's Government, Tourism Administrative Commission, Shanghai Municipal Economic Commission and Shanghai Municipal Culture, Broadcasting,...
by Chinatravel on Mar 25, 2013
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