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Quebec Christmas market

10 of the World’s Most Popular Christmas Markets

Christmas time is made even more special in many parts of the world with Christmas markets. These traditional sites are designed to celebrate the season with ornaments, gifts, entertainments and local delicacies. These are among the most popular Christmas markets in the world. 1. Copenhagen, Denmark Denmark’s Christmas markets are located in the famous amusement park known as Tivoli Gardens. There are Christmas […]

10 of the World’s Most Popular Christmas Markets

Christmas time is made even more special in many parts of the world with Christmas markets. These traditional sites are designed to celebrate the season with ornaments, gifts, entertainments and local delicacies. These are among the most popular Christmas markets in the world. 1. Copenhagen, Denmark Denmark’s Christmas markets are located in the famous amusement park known as Tivoli Gardens. There are Christmas […]

World Tourism Facts and Figures (Infographic)

World Tourism Facts and Figures (Infographic)

Tourism industry is one of the major contributors to the world economy in terms of various factors like employment, gross output, and tax revenue. From 25 million international tourist arrivals in 1950 to 940 million tourist arrivals today, the tourism industry has definitely come a long way. Here are some interesting facts on world tourism, […]

Varadero Cuba

10 Popular Winter Destinations

When the snow starts to fall and the temperatures drop, it’s an ideal time to seek out the sun. These are some of the most popular spots when the winter hits the northern hemisphere. (photo credit: meerling) 1. Orlando, Florida, USA Orlando is an ideal family destination during the winter due to the usually fine weather […]

London England

10 Popular Destinations for 2012

There are thousands of fantastic locations to travel to throughout the world. Depending upon one’s interests and personal choices, the destinations may vary but these 10 are regarded to be some of the most popular throughout the next year. 1. London, England London has always been a popular destination for world travellers. However, it’ll likely be more […]

baggage theft

How to Avoid Baggage Theft

When traveling, your luggage is usually invaluable to you. Without it, you’d likely be lost and in quite a jam. This is why it’s important to take proper precautions with it when you are on trip. There are several things you can do to try and keep your luggage as secure as possible at all […]

7 Top January Destinations

7 Top January Destinations

When Christmas and New Year finally wind down, you will find travelling to be a little easier as most people head back to work or school. Prices often plummet and some great deals can be found for travel to interesting locations. These are some of the best destinations in January: 1. Kalibo, Philippines The annual […]

10 Ridiculous Travel Insurance Claims

Accidents do happen; therefore, it is important to have cheap car insurance. However, sometimes insurance companies deal with claims that are just bizarre that they are impossible to believe. Here are 10 ridiculous and outrageoustravel insurance claims. What were they thinking? 1. There was one man who let his girlfriend drive his motorcycle. She, of course, wrecked […]

Bethlehem Israel

7 Unique Christmas Destinations

Because it’s the holiday season in most of the world and the kids are usually out of school, December and January can be pretty busy travel months. If you are looking to go somewhere that celebrates the Christmas season, these are some of the best popular destinations. 1. Bethlehem, Israel The Christmas story of Jesus’ birth basically takes […]

Guide to International Travel Health Insurance

Medical emergencies can spring up any time and at any place. Traveling abroad in particular can make a person more vulnerable to contracting illnesses or developing serious health problems. Exotic plants and animals, local cuisine and cultural attractions are not the only things that can be experienced by a tourist visiting a foreign country. For that reason, purchasing an international […]