The end of summer is upon us. And like every year, half of us never got it together enough to go anywhere!
But write off Florida at your own expense. Yes, there is a hurricane season, and it makes Travel Insurance worth the trouble. But frankly, if that dissuades you, well, you might be a little crazy. First of all, you’ve never greater than a 5% chance of having your vacation cancelled due to a hurricane or any inclement weather event. That’s practically the only reason that vacation coverage is always, year after year, so inexpensive. And that’s part of … Read the rest
Is your life seriously lacking adventure? When we get stuck in the day to day motions of our lives- whether it involves taking care of our kids, doing housework, or just working a 9-5 job, it can be very easy to lose track of some of the important things in life, with a sense of adventure being one of them. If you are in need of an adventure, check out these five tips for taking advantage of all of the opportunities for adventure in your own town. You might be surprised to find that you have overlooked some great places … Read the rest
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One trend that has been quickly picking up pace the last few years, is designing for the outdoors. More people than ever have been taking in the fresh air by designing their homes and offices with outdoor friendly amenities. Following this trend, many hotels have made distinct design decisions to incorporate outdoor areas for their guests to enjoy. Whether this is a rooftop deck swimming pool, or a giant outdoor patio with firepits, people can enjoy the outdoors even when traveling.
Now, incorporating outdoor guest areas is one thing. But these five hotels take “outdoor living” to a completely … Read the rest
Just about every single modern sport has some ancient counterpart. Golf is no exception to this rule. Playing golf has changed very little since the 1400’s. Golf was so popular in Britain and Scotland during the 13th and 14th century that King James II and King James IV outlawed the game. However, by the 1500’s, King James IV loved the game so much that the law was rescinded. By the time King James VI, who was a native of Scotland, became king in 1603, golf in its modern form came to England to stay.
Golf has always been considered to … Read the rest
It’s genuinely difficult to communicate the magic of a family cottage holiday in Cornwall to a group that hasn’t experienced it for themselves. The reason being that just as anyone that’s ever been to England’s South West will know, there’s a certain something about the region that’s impossible to put your finger on. It could be the enviably warmer climate, perhaps it’s the award-winning beaches or maybe the cuisine of the local area. If you ask the pros however, they’ll tell you that it’s both none of these things and all of them and more at the same time – … Read the rest
If you are planning to go on holiday to Italy, there are many ways that you could save some money. Here are a few ideas for cutting costs while having a great time in Italy:
One thing you may want to do is get yourself a pass to see all the attractions in a particular destination. The Roma Pass is one such pass, and this will provide you with free entry into many of the major attractions for a couple of days, making it a useful option if you want to see a lot in a short space of time.… Read the rest
With the 2015 Six Nations in full swing, now is the perfect time to start thinking about next year’s tournament.
The dates of all the matches have now been released, so start thinking about getting in early and picking up a ticket to a match to secure your place early.
Whereas in 2015 Ireland, Wales and France all played in Italy, next year it is England’s turn to head to Rome, making this the perfect opportunity to book a holiday to the country using the rugby as the highlight.
Why to get in early
If you are thinking that it … Read the rest