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Greek Island holidays still top favourite Mediterranean holiday destinations

Greek holiday destinations have topped the list as the preferred places to visit. Greek islands were listed as the four of five top places to visit, in a list of 20 most popular destinations in the Mediterranean. A research done by the travel metasearch engine, which was focusing on the hotels Trivago, and looking for the most popular destination in the Mediterranean, and basing its research on user comments, the first place was taken by Imerovigli on the island of Santorini, Greece. The destination came first with a vote of 85%. The second slot was taken by the traditional settlement of Fira, [ ... ]

Tropea in Calabria Southern Italy

Tropea is one of the most beautiful towns in Calabria lies along the south Tyrrhenian coast. The coastline ( The Tyrrenian Coast ) from Pizzo Calabro to Nicotera is full of beaches, they are present receptive structures capable of offering excellent standards of hospitality. The Calabrian region is an integral part of the Mediterranean Sea. Tropea is a municipality located within the province of Vibo Valentia, in Calabria (southern Italy). The town is a famous bathing place, situated on a reef, in the gulf of St. Euphemia connected with the mainland by a narrow strip in the Tyrrhenian Sea, toward the [ ... ]

10 Awesome Things to Do in Miami

For those looking to plan an exciting vacation, heading to Florida to visit Miami and Fort Lauderdale is a great option. Located about 30 minutes apart from one another, these destinations allow you to explore the country’s largest subtropical wilderness, lounge on the beach, interact with wildlife, shop, wander through lush gardens, learn about native culture and more. To help you plan an exciting Florida itinerary, here are the top awesome things to do in Miami and Fort Lauderdale. Visiting the Everglades is a quintessential Miami experience. The Everglades National Park is the country’s largest subtropical wilderness at 1,508,538 acres (610,484 hectares). [ ... ]

7 Ways to Experience the Best of Sicily

Mention Sicily and what usually comes to mind is ‘Godfather’ Marlon Brando growling, ‘I’m gonna make him an offer he can’t refuse.’ But Sicily is much more than the mob, and the notion of ‘family’ extends well beyond the Costa Nostra—it might even include you. Here are 7 reasons why a visit to Sicily may be hard for you to refuse: 1. Fascinating Cities If you take the overnight ferry from Naples to Palermo (an ideal way to travel to Sicily and an adventure in itself), your boat will glide into Palermo, providing a first glimpse of Sicily as the sun rises [ ... ]

Best Beaches in Venice

The beaches here not as good as the best ones in Sardinia but they are lovely and amongst some of the best in all of Northern Italy. After a day filled with swimming in the sea and lying on the sand, painstaking research to say the least the Venice Beach guide has been developed and features the best there is in Veneto. Alberoni is the last of the Lido beaches. Lido has many beaches but this is the best. Nothing spectacular, but a pleasant enough place and free as well. It does not quite look like the place to stake a [ ... ]

Car Hire Savings Tips

1. Don’t forget the extras: In general, you can safely buy by price, even through opaque sites, but make sure your price comparisons include all the extras, taxes, and fees. 2. Bigger companies provide more support: Renting from a small, independent company can be cheap, but a multinational network is a big help if something goes wrong. If possible, rent from a company that does business in your home country in case you have a subsequent dispute. 3. Don’t skimp on comfort: Make sure to rent a car that is truly big enough for your travel party. You have to rent [ ... ]

Getting Rid of the Travel Bug

It’s a terrible bug, the travel bag: it is highly contagious and the only way anyone can cure it is to find the cheapest flights out of the country as quickly as possible. No time can be wasted on idle chit chat with a boring old travel agent, who’d probably spend three quarters of your precious lunch break talking about his or her grandchildren and what they might have for dinner when they get home. No, whether you are looking for flights to London or other low cost flights further afield, sometimes all of us just have to get away. Thank heavens for [ ... ]