Budget Travel to Europe part three

Read Part One, then Read Part Two, then read: Part Three of How to Budget Travel to Europe: Tips, Tricks, and Advice From the basics of planning and going to making the most of your holiday Local Transportation Taking a cab or taxi can be fun, a little scary at times and may offer an interesting look at the city. If two or three are travelling together, the price break per person can be a good deal. However, local transportation is cheaper, puts you in touch with the locals, and … [Read more...]

Travel Trends, Tips, and Lists for 2013

Where to Go in 2013 A couple of weeks ago I suggested a few ideas for Rochester Media readers to help plan your vacation time this year. January is the month when many travel experts give you their take on trends and tips. They also love to put out lists. So, I have compiled a collection of advice to add to your vacation planning for 2013. Bad News Peter Greenberg, author and travel news expert, has explained that airfares will rise 8 to 12 percent this year due to airline mergers and … [Read more...]

Travel Trends and Hot Destinations for 2012

We all love to travel. For a while now we’ve been held back by the economy, high gas prices, and unrest around the world. Staycations (or close to home vacations) are nice, but they just don’t seem to cut it anymore. Travelers are on the lookout for new getaways and fresh takes on the classic hot spots; and they feel the need start traveling again. Winter travel is nearly sold out according to Cathy Daldin of Shamrock Travel (248-656-3500) on Main Street in Downtown Rochester. “Travel is up,” … [Read more...]