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A Day In Dublin

Hopefully, you will have more than one day to enjoy Dublin, but if you only have a day, you need to plan ahead to make sure that you choose the very best things to see and do? Here is a suggested itinerary to guide you during your 24 hours in Dublin, Ireland.

A Day in Dublin – What to Do?

I visited Dublin while attending the TBEX Travel Bloggers Conference a couple of weeks ago and I absolutely loved this city! It’s quite big, but easy to get around (even on foot) and I found lots of great places for sightseeing, but also to relax and get some work done. Would love to go back to explore more.

dublinHere are some of my suggestions on things to do if you’re only in Dublin for 1 day:

Morning
Start your day with the amazing little ‘Keoghs Cafe‘ (1 Continue reading ...

International Places to Help You Relax

With the lifestyles getting more and more hectic, relaxation is often something gets ignored – even though we know how important it is. Vacations often turn out as hectic as daily life. However, like this article points out, we need to relax and get away from the busy lights and noisy traffic – we need to take a break!

This article will take us to the 10 of the most relaxing spots in the universe! Let’s read on…

Top 10 Relaxing Spots In The World

Relaxation is not something everyone can afford these days. Just as food and nourishment are necessary for personal growth, so are rest and leisure. You want to go on holiday and you want to relax, you don’t want the hustle of the tourist destinations but you don’t want to be so secluded that you feel like you’re on a real life ‘Lost’ island. Peace and … Continue reading ...

Islands, Islands, and More Islands!

Looking for some island getaways? I’m sure you want some suggestions. So here we are.

You know you want to have a relaxing vacation. Well these islands will give you that chance. Check these islands out and choose one for your next getaway.

Islands We Love (And So Do You)

By Irene Schneider and Ondine Cohane, Adam H. Graham, Kate Maxwell, Beata Santora

great islandsGreat islands from around the world, as determined by Condé Nast Traveler readers in 2010

We start with four islands that have it all.

Bali, Bora Bora, the Maldives, and Maui emerge, year after year, with scores at or near 90 in our Readers’ Choice Survey (which is now live year-round at cntraveler.com/vote). All four exhibit everything that’s idyllic about islands: lush palm trees tilting on superb beaches, horizons where infinite water meets infinite sky, tropical green interiors or tranquil blue lagoons, and extraordinary hotels on world-class … Continue reading ...

Stuff To Ask For While On a Plane

Have you ever wondered if you should bother the flight attendant for a water refill? Perhaps you wanted to ask to ask for water or a pillow or whatever, but felt that you didn’t want to impose.

To put an end to all our what-ifs, read further and find out the 10 things we can  and should ask for while on the plane.

10 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Ask for on a Plane

by Christine Sarkis

(Photo: Smiling Flight Attendants and Pilot via Shutterstock)

(Photo: Smiling Flight Attendants and Pilot via Shutterstock)

From shrinking seats to ever-dwindling in-flight amenities, the airline industry really earns its tightfisted reputation. But if you know what to ask for, you’ll find that in-flight offerings are not quite as stingy as they seem. We asked author and former flight attendant Beth Blair for her tips on the free extras and services only available to those who know to ask.

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What To See In Cambodia

Are you planning a cruise to Southeast Asia? I’ll bet that Cambodia will be one of the stops – and you won’t be sorry. Get to know this amazing country with the help of this article.

Top Five Sites To See In Cambodia On An Asian Cruise

If you’re looking to stray from the beaten path on an Asian cruise vacation, you might want to think about booking a trip that calls in beautiful and exciting Angkor Wat, Cambodia. Docking at the nation’s sole deepwater port at Sihanoukville, you’ll have access to many of Cambodia’s ancient temples, incredible jungles, pristine beaches and exciting excursions. Here are some of the must-see destinations to explore on your Cambodian vacation.

Angkor Wat Temple, Cambodia

Angkor Wat Temple, Cambodia

The Ruins of Angkor
Considered one of the most significant archeological sites in all of Asia, the ruins of Angkor date back to the reign of the Khmer … Continue reading ...