Visiting the Central Norway

Visiting the Central Norway

Preoccupied by the fjords and the long road to Nordkapp, few tourists are tempted to explore central Norway. The Norwegians know better. This great chunk of land, trapped between Sweden and the fjords, boasts some of the country’s finest scenery, with the forested dales that trail north and west from Oslo heralding the region’s mountain passes and rearing peaks. And among much else, it’s here, within shouting distance of the country’s principal train line and the E6 – long the main line of communication between Oslo, Trondheim and the north…

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Useful Car Rental Apps for your next ride

Useful Car Rental Apps for your next ride

ZipCar Zipcar is membership based, and is available in many cities across the US. Once you have a Zipcard in your hand, you can use the app to book whatever kind of car you need for any occasion. The fee to be a Zipcar member is low at only $6 a month and fare rates vary starting at around $8-10 per hour. Zipcar pickups and dropoffs can be found near many large cities. They’re pretty much do-it-yourself, which means you can come and go as you please, without the annoying…

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Popular Destinations All over the World

Popular Destinations All over the World

Kathmandu, Nepal Sadly devastated by the recent earthquake, the city of Kathmandu has long been a favourite for the adventurous traveller. While they are still picking up the pieces given the current crisis, now might be the perfect time to visit in a capacity where you can give back on an active and engaging trip away from home. Barcelona, Spain The capital of Catalonia is also the capital of GREAT food and captivating architecture. Gaudi’s legacy is to be seen throughout the city, so be sure to take the time…

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Vacation Exercise Tips

Vacation Exercise Tips

Going on vacation is a necessity to get away from the rigors of our hectic everyday life. I just recently took a week long vacation and it was an amazing and refreshing break from the daily gring.  This time I rented a car and just drove. I managed to visit a few cities along the coast and even spent a night in a campground to break up the monotony of staying in hotels.  But, the fact remains that vacations are rather expensive now-a-days and its hard to find time or…

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Honeymoon in paradise: Solomon Islands

Honeymoon in paradise: Solomon Islands

After the whirlwind of a wedding, the special time set aside for a honeymoon is the perfect way to unwind with the love of your life. The typical relaxing getaways have been tried and tested, but the rising trend of adventure and stepping out of one’s comfort zone is on the rise. In New Zealand, with the tranquillity of the Pacific right on our back doorstep, one doesn’t have to look far to find true holiday bliss. How many words have been used to describe the Pacific Islands? Paradise, serenity,…

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