Travel Articles


Buda Is Budapest

Each side of Budapest is different and unique.  Buda is Budapest with hills; the Pest side is flat.  Each part of this city offers its own surprises.  In Buda, you'll see Castle Hill and Gellert Hill on your city map.  You can...

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15 Jan 2013 | 09:53 AM

Traffic Laws Abroad

You need to know about traffic laws abroad if you plan to rent a car.  You might be reading road signs in a foreign language and that could get you lost or confused or you might break the speed limit and get a fine. Things are made worse...

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8 Nov 2012 | 03:55 AM

Short-term Voluntourism

I can hear you wondering:  just what is short-term voluntourism?  Volunteer vacations are becoming so popular that the travel industry has coined a word for this kind of tourism.  Now you can search the web for voluntourism and...

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8 Nov 2012 | 02:25 AM

Funny Travel Problems - Be Flexible, It Can Lead To Adventures

Funny travel problems?  Well, the way we look at it, you might as well think of them as funny.  When you travel, conditions can change as you're on the road, and that may lead to changes in your itinerary.  If you don't think...

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28 Oct 2012 | 11:35 AM

Vegas on a Budget

‘Vegas on a budget’ may sound like a misnomer. Surely there’s no way to stick to a budget in the Entertainment Capital of the World? In fact, sticking to a budget can be done anywhere, if you have the willpower, though...

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28 Oct 2012 | 10:38 AM