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Discovering Africa

Discovering Africa
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-af... The most famous vacation spot in Tanzania is Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest freestanding mountain in the world. It offers a variety of climbing routes consisting of 3 dormant volcano summits, namely, Shira, Mawenzi, and Kibo, with Uhuru Peak on Kibo being its highest summit. It is situated within the Kilimanjaro National Park which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site offers an array of flora and fauna including leopards, bushbuck, grey duiker, elephants and Cape buffalo. Another wildlife rich area is The Ngorongoro Reserve which is locate in an extinct volcano and offers wonderful game viewing from the rim of the crater.

Discovering Africa

Discovering Africa
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-af... Cape Town offers a truly unique experience with cosmopolitan CBD and wide variety of outlying areas that will appeal to everyone. Within the CBD itself, you can enjoy taking a long hike or cable car ride up the famed Table Mountain, explore the Cape of Goodhope Castle, take a boat ride out to Robben Island, where the renowned ex-president Nelson Mandela was held prisoner, and enjoy the world-class V&A Waterfront. The famous Cape Wine Route is a must where you will find some of the finest wine farms in the world in towns like Stellenbosch and Franschhoek. These places have such a rich history too with interesting museums, history buildings, and plenty of world class restaurants and cafes to frequent.

Discovering Africa

Discovering Africa
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-af... As a woman born and raised in Poland and then living in the United Kingdom (UK), when I told my parents and friends I was going to Africa, they were naturally very confused. I didn’t have roots there, I wasn’t going for school or was I travelling for work, and even more so I had no family in Africa to visit. What’s more, many people close to me thought it was a dangerous, the ever-warring continent. And these misconceptions were part of the reason I decided to visit this mysterious and culturally rich region of the world – AFRICA.

Discovering Africa

Discovering Africa
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-af... Botswana is rich in wildlife and one of the most sparsely populated countries in Africa with 70% of the country being made up of the Kalahari Desert. The best places to visit are the Chobe National Park and the Kgalagadi-Transfrontier National Park, as well as the Central Kalahari Game Reserve, Moremi Game Reserve, where you can see the stunning cascading waterfalls of Moremi Gorge, Mokolodi Game Reserve and more. The ancient rock paintings at Tsoldilo Hills are a must-see on your vacation, and to enjoy some spectacular safari tourism and geographical wonders, visit the Tuli Block to the East where Botswana borders Zimbabwe and South Africa.

Discovering Africa

Discovering Africa
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-af... Some of these activities include: • Walk with the lions – This rare opportunity lets you get close to lions without worrying about being attacked as these lions are rehabilitated and are ready to be reintroduced to the wild. • Bungee jumping at the iconic Victoria Falls Bridge that lets you plunge right into the bottom of Bakota gorge the raging Zambezi River. Perhaps the most remarkable bungee jump site that promises an exhilarating bungee jumping experience you can ever find. It is particularly recommended for adrenaline junkies.

Discovering Africa

Discovering Africa
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-af... Africa boasts a rich history and culture, and of course, the most abundant wildlife that people come from all over the world to admire. Most countries within Africa have numerous game reserves and national parks that offer exciting game viewing including the Big 5, exotic birds, and some of the most unique plant life. For those who are outdoor enthusiasts, Africa is your playground! Even if you are an admitted city slicker, you will find Africa one of the most fascinating places on earth, with many vibrant cities and towns that will appeal to your urban sense of adventure.

Holiday in Europe

Holiday in Europe
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/travel-tips-to... The best known Christmas market in the Alps is organized every year in Trento’s Piazza Fiera. 70 wooden huts selling culinary delights, presents, souvenirs and seasonal decorations just fill the square spreading the pleasant Christmas spirit in the whole area. A great place for a stroll as well as for a shopping adventure, Trento Christmas Market makes a great way of spending your afternoon or evening after a dynamic day filled with outdoor activities.

Discover Europe

Discover Europe
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/travel-tips-to... Transportation and Accommodation Considerations Europe offers a wide range of Hotels, Motels, and Inns. If you are looking for a good deal on quality accommodations, check out travel discount websites. You will find a wide range of various types of accommodations in Europe at great prices. If you want to reduce the amount of planning for your trip, consider an all-inclusive vacation package which can include such travel items as flight, accommodations, car rental, etc, for one lump sum. You can save a lot of money. If you are going to travel to many places in Europe and do not want to rent a car, it is easy to travel by rail.

Barcelona in Spain

Barcelona in Spain
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/travel-tips-to... Because less people are travelling to and within Europe, travel companies are offering much more competitive deals to tempt visitors to use their services. This means you can stay in luxury hotels and get first class travel for the amount of money you might normally spend on a budget holiday, especially in the more severely affected countries. With less tourists around, you also won’t have to fight against so many backpack-laden, camera-wielding foreigners to get a glimpse of the Acropolis or the Sistine Chapel! According to research by The Huffington Post earlier this year tourist attractions in Greece, one of the countries which has been hit worst by economic problems, are still open and busy, but not as crowded as usual.

Cottage in Europe

Cottage in Europe
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/travel-tips-to... Why now is a great time to visit Europe If you’ve always wanted to visit Europe but worried about the expense, now is a great time to make that trip. Due to the economic downturn in Europe, especially in countries such as Greece, Spain, Spain, Italy and Ireland, the exchange rate is in Americans’ favour and you can experience all the tourist attractions and local traditions for a very reasonable price.

European Travel Tips

European Travel Tips
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/travel-tips-to... Locating European Travel Deals If you are like most travelers, it is important to try to save money when traveling. Great resources in locating cheap flights and European vacation packages are: online travel retailer. On a travel booking site – you can review and compare a wide range of cheap flights to Europe as well as all inclusive vacation packages. You can then search and compare to find the right travel deal that meets your travel criteria and budget. Many of these online travel booking sites offer lowest-price guarantees, and others offer price-drop protection. You can start checking airfares a couple of months before the time you want to travel as you can often get a discount for booking early.

Vacation Rental Marketing Plan

Vacation Rental Marketing Plan
howtomarketvacationrentalproperty.pennistonemedia.com/ Growing Your Business Invest in Your Property Description Experienced vacation rental homeowners know that the quality and length of your property description can have a huge impact on your booking performance. Professionally written descriptions perform twice as well as compare to those that are just thrown together.

Holiday Homes

Holiday Homes
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/bed-breakfasts... Whеn buying а holiday home, bе ѕurе tо inspect thе area properly bеfоrе signing аnу papers. 2. Check thе electricity аnd water outlets аѕ thеу mау bе damaged bу thе elements. Thе holiday properties іn popular areas wіll аlwауѕ gеt а good return, but ѕоmеtіmеѕ thе popularity оf аn area саn decrease whеn thеrе іѕ crime оr past natural disasters. 3. Consult wіth thе family thоrоughlу bеfоrе соnѕіdеrіng purchasing a holiday homes аnd mаkе іt clear thаt іt wіll bе thе place оf mоѕt future holidays. Thе nееdѕ оf thе owner wіll stay thе ѕаmе rеgаrdіng space аnd facilities аnd thеrе аrе mаnу places tо choose from. Ideally, thеrе саn bе а house sitter оr tenant minding thе property fоr сеrtаіn times оf thе year оr уоu соuld share ownership оf thе property wіth аnоthеr person tо prevent іt staying closed fоr long periods оf time.

Holiday Homes

Holiday Homes
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/bed-breakfasts... So Before buying а holiday home here are some helpful tips: 1. Check оn thе location аnd proximity tо thе shops, beach, highways аnd businesses. If уоu аrе lооkіng fоr seclusion, mаkе ѕurе іt іѕ а safe area thаt саn bе reached safely іn аll weather conditions. Holiday homes аlѕо stand unoccupied fоr mаnу days оf thе year аnd іt іѕ important tо kеер іt tidy аnd secure tо prevent unwelcome visitors weathers its human or animals Whеn thеrе іѕ food іn а home, thе ants, cockroaches аnd beetles tend tо tаkе оvеr аnd mаnу оf thіѕ type оf property hаvе woodlice аnd beetles.

Holiday Homes

Holiday Homes
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/bed-breakfasts... The main reasons vacationers choose vacation rentals are: Easy Booking Many vacation rental companies’ websites offer fast and secure reservation systems. Many offer immediate online availability and confirmation booking systems Peace of mind More space – No longer the need to cram the entire family into a single hotel room. It can be challenging to sleep, while other members of the family watch TV at night in a single hotel room. It allows you to lie around in your PJ’s all day No daily housekeeping to boot you out

Holiday Homes

Holiday Homes
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/bed-breakfasts... Here is a recommended list of holiday homes tips you should keep in mind in order to make the best choice. It is advisable to decide on the prefer area you like to stay – i.e. do you want to rent vacation properties in a tropical climate, local or international settings? Learn about area you want to visit – travel guides and friends are a good place to start. Consider the following Are you looking for rentals with self-catering amenities? Do they supply bed linen Confirm the size of your group or family before finalizing your stay

Holiday Homes

Holiday Homes
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/bed-breakfasts... How to Manage a Vacation Rental Property Specific and relevant holiday rental details: Before finalizing your vacation rental, gather all relevant details and methods of communication whether it’s by way of email of by other communication methods to reach the care takers if the need arises. Be informed about the facilities and amenities, sleeping arrangements, kitchen gear and other relevant details prior to your arrival. Scouting Do you own home work – by making careful use of online tools like the Google Earth and Maps? Having access and prior knowledge of the location of the vacation rental, in relationship to your activities and major landmarks is critical to planning and cost.

Toronto Travel Guide

Toronto Travel Guide
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/the-complete-t... Orientate Yourself A good start to your Toronto holiday can be to get on the streetcar and tour the galleries, boutiques and restaurants of West Queen West. And for a bird’s eye view over the city, the 553 m high iconic CN Tower’s glass elevator to the top and revolving restaurant can be a great place to catch spectacular sunsets.

Rideau Canal in Ottawa Canada

Rideau Canal in Ottawa Canada
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/ottawa-brief-t... Highlights of the Rideau Canal The Rideau Canal offers tourists boat rides with guided commentaries on the city’s sights and history. A paved bicycle trail runs along the canal for more than 100 miles. Tourists can also enjoy the outdoors in winter. The canal becomes the world’s longest skating rink when it freezes over. During this time, locals and recreational skaters use the canal as a transit way.

Traveling to Canada

Traveling to Canada
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/ottawa-brief-t... Mackenzie King Estate The Gatineau Park is home to Mackenzie King Estate, the beautiful country home of Canada’s 10th Prime Minister, William Lyon McKenzie King. The estate consists of a number of cottages, a tea house, farm house and main buildings and remains a colorful part of Canadian history. The estate had great English gardens, trails including my personal favorite the waterfall trails. You can learn about the famous ruins and even watch films on the life of Mackenzie King. This is great family getaway spot.

Traveling to Canada

Traveling to Canada
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/ottawa-brief-t... Mackenzie King Estate The Gatineau Park is home to Mackenzie King Estate, the beautiful country home of Canada’s 10th Prime Minister, William Lyon McKenzie King. The estate consists of a number of cottages, a tea house, farm house and main buildings and remains a colorful part of Canadian history. The estate had great English gardens, trails including my personal favorite the waterfall trails. You can learn about the famous ruins and even watch films on the life of Mackenzie King. This is great family getaway spot.

Traveling to Canada

Traveling to Canada
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/ottawa-brief-t... We took the opportunity to the visit two great fall local attractions – the Gatineau Park and Mackenzie King Estate both are located in the Gatineau Park. Our drive started from downtown Ottawa, we drove about 15 minutes on the highway heading north west to a small town named Chelsea in the province of Quebec. From the center town we navigate to a huge parking lot where we grab our running shoe and off we when to a great adventure.

Mexico Holiday

Mexico Holiday
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/10-exciting-th... Mexico’s has a long and interesting list of historical attractions ranging frоm thе ancient ruins оf thе Olmecs, Maya, аnd Aztec, tо thе train routes uѕеd bу thе brash аnd legendary Pancho Villa* – which interestingly rank ѕесоnd to the countries main tourist attraction – to thе amazing beaches оf Cancun, cozumel аnd Alcapulco. Thе reason fоr thіѕ іѕ simple: thе tale оf Mexico’s past, accompanied bу аn overwhelming amount оf historical remnants beautifully preserved, іѕ аѕ romantic, dramatic, аnd complex аѕ іt саn get.

Barbados Travel Photos

Barbados Travel Photos
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/your-bridge-to... Why Barbados? Whether уоu are looking for ѕоmе relaxing time аwау frоm home Barbados has so much to offer. Boosting a list of some of the top all inclusive resorts, vacation rentals and holiday homes you are sure to find a quality pick from many luxurious rentals around this amazing island. In thе world оf today, thе internet hаѕ mаdе іt easy fоr еvеrуоnе tо plan thеіr holidays carefully аnd the search engines wіll show уоu wonderful pictures оf thе beauty thаt Barbados has to offer. If thаt іѕ nоt еnоugh tо satisfy you, уоu саn read оthеr tourists reviews and various travel and leisure magazine about their stay and experience іn Barbados.

Barbados Travel Photos

Barbados Travel Photos
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/your-bridge-to... The city was a key hub for commerce and trade with its harbor packed with trading vessels. The city was also often the first port of call for African ships making the trans-Atlantic journey. Owing to the abundance and prosperity most of the colonial powers viz. England, France, Holland and Spain were at war over the Caribbean islands. The fortification along with western coast of the country reflects the importance of protecting the colonies from invaders.

Barbados Travel Photos

Barbados Travel Photos
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/your-bridge-to... Bridgetown has no dearth of sightseeing options with everything from historic sites to beaches to water activities. Typical of all Caribbean islands Bridgetown too boasts of pristine white beaches and plenty of sunny weather. Brighton Beach is a major attraction that is popular among tourists. The beach offers scuba diving opportunities alongside a beautiful coral reef.Other activities include water sports, jet skiing and more at The Carlisle Bay Marine Park. Bridgetown contains a high concentration of memorials, statues and important monuments honoring moments in history. Step back in time and rediscover Barbados at the Tyrol Cot Heritage Village or be awe struck by the colonial architectural beauty that is the St. Michael’s Cathedral.

Barbados Travel Photos

Barbados Travel Photos
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/your-bridge-to... Bridgetown has no dearth of sightseeing options with everything from historic sites to beaches to water activities. Typical of all Caribbean islands Bridgetown too boasts of pristine white beaches and plenty of sunny weather. Brighton Beach is a major attraction that is popular among tourists. The beach offers scuba diving opportunities alongside a beautiful coral reef. Other activities include water sports, jet skiing and more at The Carlisle Bay Marine Park.

Ottawa Winter Festivals

Ottawa Winter Festivals
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/ottawa-brief-t... Ottawa Winter Festivals Gatineau Park is one of most popular Winterlude spot – bussing with snow- shoeing, cross-country, nature walkers and downhill skiers with more than 250 kilometres of various trails winding through forests and along frozen lakes and river valleys, Gatineau park boasts one of North America’s most popular trail networks. Cross country skiers currently have access to 56 kilometres of compacted and groomed trails including the Fortune Parkway, the Gatineau Parkway and the Champlain Parkway.

Spain

Spain
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/travel-spain-d... Take a sample of the whole country in Pueblo Espanol! If you want to have a sample of all the Spanish regions, go to Pueblo Espanol (Spanish Village). Built in 1929 on the occasion of the International Exposition in Barcelona, this is one of the most important landmarks in Barcelona as it contains all the Spanish architectural styles represented through 117 buildings, streets and squares. It is indeed a guide to the whole Spain. Immersing yourself in this cultural experience is another must among the many things to do in Barcelona.

Spain Travel Pictures

Spain Travel Pictures
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/travel-spain-d... Discovering Spain Spain offers a variety of interests to its tourists. On the coastal provinces, the beaches are plenty and inviting. Spain’s history, culture and lifestyle are all reflected in the architecture of its buildings, monuments, cathedrals and churches found everywhere, in the variety of folk and western classical music and their dances, the museums of art and history, the wineries that made them one of the best old world wine growing countries and so much more. If you decide to visit Spain region-wise, focus on the best regions:

Spain tour

Spain tour
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/travel-spain-d... 10 Spanish Festivals That Tourists Will Love Spain is known throughout the world for its fiestas, or festivals, which year after year fill the calendar with tradition and entertainment. Some of this Mediterranean country’s festivals are well known by tourists, such as the San Fermin bull runs or the religious festivities of Semana Santa (Easter).

Fall Travel Tips

Fall Travel Tips
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/top-10-vacatio... Fall Weekend Getaway Ideas Whether you just want to see the leaves change or enjoy the bloom and color that comes with autumn foliage, there are several fun getaway ideas that you can consider for a perfect fall weekend. From an pacific region to the classic mountain retreat areas, there are so many places that guarantee a relaxed and pleasurable fall weekend. Here are top 7 fall weekend getaway ideas that you can consider. Muskoka – Ontario This is one of the locations in Canada that is famous for its spectacular fall foliage. Spending time here will give you an experience like no other.

Mexico Holiday Break

Mexico Holiday Break
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/10-exciting-th... Discover Mexico’s natural wonders – Although the Grand Canyon is popular you can be sure to discover some of the natural wonders that are less popular despite being unique and breathtaking. These include the Copper Canyon, Mount Orizaba that is a volcanic mountain and other small wonders like Hierve el Agua natural rock formations.

London Travel Guide

London Travel Guide
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-lo... When people think of the UK they often think that there’s London and then the rest is just country side. But, whilst London is no doubt one of the world’s best cities, the UK has so much more to offer. There are a number of cities that have become extremely popular over the past few years, one of which is the Northern city of Leeds. Leeds, born out of the roaring wool trade and then the industrial revolution has a rich history and heritage, which accounts for some of the fabulous architecture. Today it is one of the biggest cities in the UK, with well over half a million people living in the city.

Travel to Mexico

Travel to Mexico
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/10-exciting-th... Visit art galleries – If you appreciate art then you will enjoy visiting galleries for close views of carvings, paintings as well as murals done by renowned Mexican artists like Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo.In particular, San Miguel de Allende offers an eclectic mixture of art aficionados and artists not only Mexico but also other parts of the world. Guadalajara is also not be left out as it is known as a thriving contemporary art scene.

The Adventure of Canada Wonderland (2)

The Adventure of Canada Wonderland (2)
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/the-complete-t... Canada Wonderland is one of the must-visit places that offer a wide range of fun activities for the whole family. It is the country’s first and largest theme park that is in North Toronto. It is home more than 200 attractions among them roller coasters, a collection or rides and a water parks. Canada’s Wonderland seats on 330-acre and is owned by Cedar Fair. This park is the second most visited within the Cedar Fair Chain and receives millions of visitors every year, with the number standing at 3.58 million in 2013. The best time to visit this park is between September and May when it is opens its doors daily. In November, this family park only opens on weekends.

Travel Guide Toronto

Travel Guide Toronto
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/the-complete-t... Shopping & Dining Tourists to Toronto will enjoy wine from Niagara wineries, and plenty of local and international fare in new and old bistros, burger joints and fusion restaurants. Yorkville, the University District and Chinatown are among some of the most interesting districts to enjoy food in. There are also several farmer’s markets in the area, and the two most popular of these are the St Lawrence Market and Riverdale Farm. Shopping can be done in almost every district, but the best places to shop are at Yonge Street, Bloor Street, Yorkville, Kensington Market, Chinatown, Pacific Mall, Scarborough and the underground PATH system.

Europe Travel Packages

Europe Travel Packages
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-lo... - By coaches – For those looking for frugal means to travel between Europe and London, coaches are the ideal choice. Traveling by these also offers a chance to enjoy the stunning country side views, most reaching the largest station Victoria Coach in the city. While National Express Coaches easily connect the whole length and breadth of England, covering more than 1200 destinations in its run, Private Coach Companies link to other small towns and cities within Great Britain.

Rideau Canal in Ottawa

Rideau Canal in Ottawa
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/ottawa-brief-t... - Rideau Canal is one of the must see places for tourists in Ottawa. This is because it consists of 47 lock stations as well as beautiful rivers and lakes that are connected to each other by canals. In addition, it offers a scenic view that has rightly earned it the title of a visitors’ paradise. Moreover, it is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site, a Canadian Heritage River and National Historic Site of Canada. This canal was built at a time when Canada was afraid of a potential attack from the United States and stretches over a distance of 125 miles from Ottawa to Kingston. You can visit this oldest canal in the history of North America by car, boat, on foot or by bicycle. Using a boat is perhaps the best option because it lets you get the entire ambiance of the entire region. Driving is also interesting because you get to go through numerous scenic roads that wind through the centre of Old Ontario.

Top Vacation Locations in Canada

Top Vacation Locations in Canada
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/top-10-vacatio... - Thanksgiving Day, a holiday in Canada, is celebrated on the second Monday of October each year. The Thanksgiving tradition, observed since 1957, is aimed at giving people an opportunity to give thanks for the past year’s good harvest as well as other blessings. However this has changed over the years, with many households focusing on getting together for a dinner where they eat a large turkey. Thus, turkey stuffing, pumpkin pie and apple cider are all symbols of every Thanksgiving celebration. This year, the Thanksgiving holiday will be on Monday, October 13.

Attraction in Spain

Attraction in Spain
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/travel-spain-d... - Wine Tasting Day Trips from Barcelona The Spanish wine is worldwide famous for its taste and quality. Be the host of one of the Spanish traditional wineries and taste their products! You can combine this experience with a historical exploration of Barcelona’s neighboring areas. In the 10th century castle Oller del Mas you will feel like descending in the past while sipping a glass of wine and enjoying the peaceful countryside scenery. You want to play golf? There is such an option as well. You want to visit 2 wineries in one day? You can do that too, and you will also visit the ancient Monastery of Scala Dei.

Holiday Phtos from Barbados Caribbean

Holiday Phtos from Barbados Caribbean
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/your-bridge-to... - Cool Runnings - offer catamaran trips around the coast of the island, stopping off to swim with turtles, go snorkelling around a ship wreck and sample the local speciality; flying fish. There are cruises every Wednesday; one in the morning and one in the afternoon allowing you to watch the sunset from the Caribbean Sea. Barbados has plenty to offer every visitor, especially those who arrive by cruise ship. Having moored up in and explored, historic Bridgetown, the rest of the island is your oyster, whether you choose to drive across it, sample the beaches or take to the sea.

African Vacations

African Vacations
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/top-ten-travel... - This destination has personal charm as it is a melting pot of many cultures. Kampala has amazing climate that makes it worth visiting at any time of the year. This city has various sights and sounds that include Lake Victoria where you can enjoy a boat ride, fishing and some delicious fish meal by the sidelines of the lake.

Africa Travel Guide

Africa Travel Guide
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-af... - Major Attractions Unlike many national parks, the Kilimanjaro national park does not have too many attractions. This is partly due to the nature of the climatic conditions that are mostly influenced by the presence of the mountain. Among the top attractions within this park are: • Mount Kilimanjaro that is also the main attraction and has three peaks namely Kibo, Mawenzi and Shira • Kilimanjaro • Lush forests namely evergreen forests and tropical rain forests • Lovely waterfalls • Lake Chala, a beautiful spot that is inhabited by crocodiles

African Travel Guide

African Travel Guide
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-af... - The Kilimanjaro National Park charges an entry fee for both children and adults. This goes towards the management of the park. On average children aged between 5 and 15 years pay $ 10 while adults are charges $ 10 per day and is payable in US dollar. There is also a $ 50 fee per person for every night as well as a rescue fee of $ 20 if you are trekking on the mountain. Regardless of the route you take, you also need to pay a camping fee of $ 50 per night. The park fee is usually included in the quote given by different trekking operators. Porter and guide fee are taken care of by trekking companies. One of the important things to keep in mind is that you can only go up the Kilimanjaro Mountain with a guide that is licensed, usually through a tour company.

Discover the Caribbean Islands

Discover the Caribbean Islands
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/top-10-vacatio... - Discover New Places - New Zealand Most people are shocked to learn that New Zealand has a very active and vibrant yachting scene. However, it is not so far-fetched for New Zealand to be a perfect destination to charter yachts from. During summer, when its winter in the Northern hemisphere, New Zealand experiences some of the best weather in the world and the conditions are perfect for a cruise around the South Pacific. Just like Hawaii, New Zealand can be used as a base to go out and explore the Polynesian islands and indulge in a bit of scuba diving or snorkeling from the comfort of your own private yacht. With most of the yacht rentals in the area originating from Australia, renters can find amazing deals from New Zealand cities that will allow you to rent much bigger yachts for the same cost.

Africa Travel Tips

Africa Travel Tips
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-af... - Tanzania’s Kilimanjaro National Park is one of the top tourist destinations in East Africa that you need to include in your bucket list. Interestingly, a large percentage of visitors to this park are not driven by the wildlife but a chance to get to the majestic snowcapped peak of Africa’s highest mountain, Kilimanjaro that stands at 5896m. The best time to visit this park that is home to the volcanic mountain that has seven iconic summits is between during the dry season usually between June and October. The park also has a rainforest that hosts a range of wildlife species that include monkeys, leopards, buffaloes, eland and elephants among others. Bird watchers can also get a treat at the Kilimanjaro National Park.

1000 Island Travel

1000 Island Travel
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/top-10-vacatio... - Although the Great Lakes are commonly known for sailing and fishing, the network of lakes also features many great locations for scuba diving. Hundreds of shipwrecks dot the maps, and the Great Lakes area is a perfect place to dive. Scuba diving is not just for reefs, and any diver worth his salt knows that the adventure and thrill that comes from diving fresh water lakes is second to none. In addition to being exciting and challenging, the sites are not typically as crowded as many other diving locations on the coasts or near the sea. The sites in the Great Lakes area also offer a look into the rich American past. If you are an experienced diver, or an intrepid novice looking to improve your skill, these locations offer what you are looking for. Let us look at a few sites in the Great Lakes and remember to always research your dive, be prepared, and keep your equipment checked and ready.

Discover Toronto

Discover Toronto
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/the-complete-t... Canada Wonderland Canada Wonderland is one of the must-visit places that offer a wide range of fun activities for the whole family. It is the country’s first and largest theme park that is in North Toronto. It is home more than 200 attractions among them roller coasters, a collection or rides and a water parks. Canada’s Wonderland seats on 330-acre and is owned by Cedar Fair. This park is the second most visited within the Cedar Fair Chain and receives millions of visitors every year, with the number standing at 3.58 million in 2013. The best time to visit this park is between September and May when it is opens its doors daily. In November, this family park only opens on weekends

Discover Jamaica Caribbean

Discover Jamaica Caribbean
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/top-10-vacatio... Discover Negril in Jamaica Caribbean - Jamaica is one of the best places in the Caribbean where you can experience true adventure, enjoy memorable scenery and simply cool off. It is an ideal holiday destination that has so much to offer such as magnificent waterfalls with tranquil blue water pools beneath, to blue mountain peaks among other amazing attractions. Here are some of the places and activities that you can explore while in Jamaica. • Ocho Rios Dolphin Encounter – Get to swim with a dolphin for half hour in the deep. This fun experience is preceded by a briefing and introduction from expert trainers. You will definitely be awed and inspired by the beauty and profound intelligence of the dolphins

Rwanda Holiday Pictures

Rwanda Holiday Pictures
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/top-ten-travel... - Kigali – Undoubtedly a central attraction in Rwanda because of its rich historical background. This 100 year old city has erased the genocide history and bounced back to be a safe and friendly capital surrounded by major tourist sites such as the Virunga hills, Kaciyiru hill, Muslim quarter and the genocide memorial site that are its main attractions.

Travel to London

Travel to London
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-lo... - Get an Oyster Card To get the most out of London you’ll want to do a bit of travelling – there’s something to see in every corner of the city! Getting around by car is near on impossible though (unless you enjoy spending hours sat in traffic). The bus or tube it is. When you consider that a journey on the tube costs £4.30 at minimum, travel costs can soon add up. If you’re planning to go on the bus or tube at least three times during your stay (and who isn’t?), buy an Oyster card from the ticket office instead, it costs £3 but then you’ll get tube and bus journeys at a massive discount! Sign Up to Voucher Sites There are loads of voucher sites out there such as Groupon and Living Social that offer daily deals on everything from meals out to spa days and theme park tickets. You’ll need to make a reservation for most deals once you’ve bought the voucher, so sign up well in advance of your holiday and keep an …

Discover Jamaica Caribbean

Discover Jamaica Caribbean
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/top-10-vacatio... - Yeh – you can say that with lots of places with typical qualities it makes listing the top 10 vacation spots very hard. Caribbean vacation rentals are popular dream of many in US and Europe. Much to do in Jamaica. Virtually there is no limit for enjoyment from sleeping on the beach to hiking the mountains, or exploring the under-water worlds or just playing Golf. Seven Miles Beach, Blue Mountain National Park, Dunn’s River Falls & Park, Blue Lagoon, and Montego Bay Golf Courses are the selected picks.

A Travel guide to Toronto Canada

A Travel guide to Toronto Canada
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/the-complete-t... - Introducing the city of Toronto Toronto is large, vibrant, multi-cultural with a renowned food scene, urban yet eco-friendly, culturally thriving with urban pleasures and plenty of parks that provide green spaces throughout the city. It is Canada’s largest city and has a friendly population which makes the city easy to like.

Travel to the UK

Travel to the UK
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-lo... - Ah London, that great British capital – one of the most famous and most economically important capitals in the world! As anyone who’s taken a trip to the city will know, it’s a fantastic place that’s well worth a visit. From the thriving hubbub of tourists and shoppers on Oxford Street to the famous (or should I say, infamous) West End, full of arty, theatre-going types, down to the quieter, relaxed Hyde Park – there is something for everyone to love about London! There’s so much to see and do that you could never be bored, even my friends who’ve lived there for years are discovering cool new places on a weekly basis.

Travel to London

Travel to London
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-lo... - What’s better is that the night buses in London cover the hours when the London Tube is not operational, giving tourist the perfect way to enjoy the nightlife this city has to offer. By Taxi: An easy way to travel within the city, a ride in London’s iconic black cab is worth experiencing. Though the fares are metered, this is a costlier way to travel as compared to buses and tubes, but if definitely more convenient and luxurious. By Local Trains: Where the Tube doesn’t take you, London local trains will. These crisscross the whole city and you can use Travel cards and Oyster Cards to pay for your journey. By Bike: For those who would love to see London and its many delights up close, hiring a bicycle could be the perfect choice. A brilliant way to travel around the city in good weather, London’s public bicycle scheme offers first 30 minutes free, giving tourists the ideal way to enjoy shorter journeys.

Africa Travel Guides and Tips

Africa Travel Guides and Tips
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-af... - Egypt This amazing land with its gigantic pyramid and ancient Sphinx structures is the most unique country in Africa, and one of the most unique in the world. It provides visitors with a completely different view of Africa, being more Arabic in culture than the rest of the continent. With both extreme desert and lush river areas along the Nile and Red Sea, Egypt is a fascinating, magical place that is a must on any African trip.

Travel to Turkey

Travel to Turkey
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/holidaying-in-... Turkey – The New Kid on the Holiday Block For the past thirty years or more, the holiday hot-spots of Spain, Italy and Greece have welcomed millions of visitors from the United Kingdom, many of them attracted primarily by the stunning climate. When you live in a relatively gloomy country, the chance to spend a week or two on a sun-kissed beach with very little to worry about is always going to be a highly tempting prospect. In recent years, however, another nation has become a hugely popular destination, and it’s one which is developing an extremely lucrative tourism industry. Turkey has more than 7,000 kilometres of coastline, and is home to several stunning holiday locations. And of course, the country has a superb climate, with decidedly hot temperatures waiting to welcome visitors during the summer months.

Travelling to Toronto Canada

Travelling to Toronto Canada
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/the-complete-t... - Toronto Canada - It’s a great place for dining, shopping, relaxing and exploring its many attractions including Toronto Islands, CN Tower, the Royal Ontario Museum and the Art Gallery of Ontario. The seasons also play an important role in the lives of locals. The weather changes are dramatic. Windy April is hardly a spring that the locals head out to enjoy. July however is a lively month, though humid, with overflowing patios, packed pubs and parks filled with locals who enjoy the warm weather along the lake shore late into the night. While the red maples of October lend the city a festive air, though locals don’t particularly look forward to the winter. The peak of winter in February sees the city covered in inhospitable snow, and locals taking the underground pathways, or hiding in cozy pubs and coffee shops. That is, if they’re not enjoying a game of hockey.

Africa Holiday Photos

Africa Holiday Photos
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-af... - Namibia, known as the Land of the Brave, is was a colony of Germany, only receiving their independence in 1990. It boasts one of the harshest environments in Africa with huge stretches of uninhabitable coastal beach areas, and sand dunes, where many people enjoy going on sand boarding and quad biking tours. The Namib and Kalahari Deserts are found here as Namibia is the country in Sub-Saharan African with the least amount of rainfall.

Mexico Holiday

Mexico Holiday
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/10-exciting-th... - Relax on the sandy Pacific and Caribbean beaches – Enjoy the cool breeze from the sea, swim or simply go surfing. Notably, Playa Norte beach that is tucked away on Isla Mujeres off the coast of Cancun that is celebrated for its warm shallow water and white sand is a great way to kick off your vacation will leave you totally satisfied. Engage in water sports – With the coastline stretching over 6,000 miles you can be sure to enjoy a range of water sports like snorkeling, diving, sport fishing, sailing as well as surfing. Moreover, you have the advantage of choosing between the three major water bodies namely unrestrained pacific, the sea of Cortes that is warm and the azure Caribbean.

Travel to Africa

Travel to Africa
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-af... - Tour of City Bowl Cape Town, South Africa The City Bowl is a part of Cape Town in South Africa. It is a natural amphitheatre-shaped area bordered by Table Bay and defined by the mountains of Signal Hill, Lion’s Head, Table Mountain and Devil’s Peak. The adventurous soul within me was completely satisfied with the picturesque vistas of Table Mountain and the City Bowl that I saw from Signal Hill. What’s more, I visited a few beaches in the area, ranging from Clifton 4th beach to Boulders Beach. I highly recommend visiting the beaches because the water in South Africa is uncommonly warm! Some other things I did in Cape Town was visit the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, take pictures of city hall, and take a day to go wine tasting in the Cape Winelands. Guided Vacations After enjoying Cape Town, I decided to indulge myself in a very typical touristy activity in Africa- I went on a safari. My guide info…

Mexico Day of the Dead

Mexico Day of the Dead
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/10-exciting-th... - Origin of the Day of the Dead Celebrations The day of the dead is believed to have originated from Aztec festival that was dedicated to goddess Mictecacihuatl as well as the indigenous observances that date back to thousands of years ago. It is a blend of Spanish catholic beliefs and pre-Hispanic indigenous beliefs. In fact, this day coincides with All Souls’ Day and All Saints’ Day in the Catholic calendar.

Day of the Dead in Mexico Caribbean

Day of the Dead in Mexico Caribbean
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/10-exciting-th... Reasons for Celebrating Day of the Dead Day of the Dead is time of joyous celebrations and festivities to show commitment and love to the dead hence people invest a lot of money and time in making this day a success. Preparations for the festivities of this day often begin early. Ironically, there are those that celebrate this day out of fear. This is mainly because of the folk tales that are rampant on what will happen should someone neglect their ancestors on this day. For instance, when a spirit comes then finds paltry offerings or that an altar was not built for them they feel angry and sad especially when other spirits have bountiful of offerings. In addition, spirits that are neglected may seek revenge on their living folk. This may be through illness or death soon after this holiday.

Discover South Africa

Discover South Africa
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-af... South Africa’s other top vacation spots include UShaka Marine World and the Wild Coast found in Kwa-Zulu Natal along the East Coast, as well as the magnificent Drakensberg Mountain Range flanked by the beautiful lush, green rolling hills of Lesoto, a Kingdom fully surrounded by South Africa, The Cradle of Humankind in the central Gauteng Province, and the gorgeous beginnings of the Kalahari Desert in the North West. There is so much to do and see in South Africa, that you would need an entire vacation dedicated to exploring this wonderful country. However, there are plenty of other amazing vacation spots in Africa to enjoy. Along the borders of South Africa, you will find Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Namibia, and Botswana, all of which offer numerous exciting vacation hotspots and attractions.

Travelling to Africa

Travelling to Africa
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-af... - Cape Town offers a truly unique experience with cosmopolitan CBD and wide variety of outlying areas that will appeal to everyone. Within the CBD itself, you can enjoy taking a long hike or cable car ride up the famed Table Mountain, explore the Cape of Goodhope Castle, take a boat ride out to Robben Island, where the renowned ex-president Nelson Mandela was held prisoner, and enjoy the world-class V&A Waterfront. The famous Cape Wine Route is a must where you will find some of the finest wine farms in the world in towns like Stellenbosch and Franschhoek. These places have such a rich history too with interesting museums, history buildings, and plenty of world class restaurants and cafes to frequent.

Summer to Africa

Summer to Africa
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-af... - My Trips to Discover the Real Africa - Guided Vacations After enjoying Cape Town, I decided to indulge myself in a very typical touristy activity in Africa- I went on a safari. My guide informed me that safari meant ‘to journey’ in Swahili and I thought that was very beautiful. I travelled to Kruger National Park in South Africa (which claims to have the highest diversity of wildlife in Africa). I will, say this, of the ‘Big 5’ I saw elephants, a rhinoceros, lions, and buffalo. No leopards for me! Still, the experience was unparalleled. Seeing the animals in a natural setting, away from the cages and fences of zoos made me think of a more peaceful and organic period of our world’s history. I truly felt that I was one with the earth.

Barcelona in Spain

Barcelona in Spain
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/travel-spain-d... - Things to do in Barcelona With so many things to do, Barcelona is the perfect choice for a city break. Situated on the Mediterranean coast, 160 km from the Pyrenees, Catalonia’s capital is the 2nd largest city and one of the most important cultural centers in Spain. With increasing air traffic, it has become one of the favorite tourist destinations for those who want to combine entertainment with cultural activities. Indeed, this modern and dynamic urban conglomerate satisfies the most varied tastes and the most sophisticated desires. Attractive beaches, world class museums, flamenco, many shopping opportunities, lots of things to do, a vibrant nightlife, perfectly preserved Gothic architecture, open air Art Nouveau expositions, and football are just a few reasons to visit Barcelona, the city of the famous Picasso and Ghaudi.

Barcelona in Spain

Barcelona in Spain
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/travel-spain-d... - Having a walk along Barrio Gotico’s streets is one of the most interesting things to do in Barcelona. Located in the close proximity of Barcelona’s historic center, Parc de la Ciutadella is the perfect spot for a fun family day. While the adults will appreciate the sightseeing opportunities this 19th century garden offers, there are plenty of things to do for the little ones as well. Get up in the morning and join the Gothic Quarter Walking Tour leaving from the Turisme de Barcelona Information office every morning at 9:30. A professional English speaking guide will offer you plenty of insight information about Barcelona’s landmarks, the area’s past, the best dining and shopping spots in the neighborhood as well as about the less known, yet very interesting things to do in the city.

Water fall Zambia Africa

Water fall Zambia Africa
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-af... - Zambia in Africa Visit the Victoria Falls World Heritage National monument site that is part of the Mosi-oa-Tunya National Park. This site gives you a perfect view point to watch the waters glide through the rocks. You can also take a hair raising walk across the footbridge through the mist to the knife edge. You will be treated to a magnificent view of the abyss below. • Take a thrilling journey to Livingstone island where you will bathe in the infinity pool known as the Devil’s pool that is at the edge of the raging falls. You can dive into the pool and then thrust your head over the edge for an astonishing view of the 100m drop. You can also swim or walk to access it when the water is low. • Go on a rafting adventure on the Zambezi River and brave the exhilarating rapids in the company of a rafting instructor. Other activities that you can engage in include going on scenic helicopter flights, goi…

Africa Holiday

Africa Holiday
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/discovering-af... - Planning that perfect African holiday - For those who are outdoor enthusiasts, Africa is your playground! Even if you are an admitted city slicker, you will find Africa one of the most fascinating places on earth, with many vibrant cities and towns that will appeal to your urban sense of adventure. So, let’s have a look at the top amazing vacation spots in Africa that should include in your travel itinerary, when you embark on your journey.

Travelling Around Spain

Travelling Around Spain
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/travel-spain-d... - Spain Travel Photos - Have a walk in the Old Town! A good starting point to discover this city is the complex and eclectic old town (La Ciutat Vella) and the Gothic Quarter (Barrio Gotico) – Barcelona’s medieval core. Along the winding streets of the city’s Old Quarter, you will find many of Barelona’s landmarks, among which the historic the buildings surrounding Plaça del Rei. Built in the mid 19th century by Francesc Daniel Molina, this Italian-style market is surrounded by tall palm trees and decorated with iron lamps, while its heart is held by the Fountain of Three Graces.

Travelling to Spain

Travelling to Spain
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/travel-spain-d... - Valencia in Spain Lots of sunshine and sandy beaches thrown in with the best paella in Spain and some interesting architectural delights are what you would find here. Spain offers a variety of interests to its tourists. On the coastal provinces, the beaches are plenty and inviting. Spain’s history, culture and lifestyle are all reflected in the architecture of its buildings, monuments, cathedrals and churches found everywhere, in the variety of folk and western classical music and their dances, the museums of art and history, the wineries that made them one of the best old world wine growing countries and so much more.

Discovering Canada Capital City

Discovering Canada Capital City
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/ottawa-brief-t... - Ottawa Vacation The Canadian Museum of Civilization in riverside Gatineau provides a look at the human history of Canada and its multicultural population. Exhibits include permanent galleries housing prehistoric tools, textiles and weapons of 16th century Ottawa as well as prominent Canadian public figures from its long history. It also hosts several special exhibitions from time to time. Other museums that are worth a visit include the Canadian War Museum, the Canadian Museum of Nature, Canadian Agricultural Museum and the Diefenbunker or Canada’s Cold War Museum. Visitors can take one of several guided walking tours available in the city for a closer and more personal look at the major attractions and some off-beat sights known to locals alone.

Discovering Canada Capital City

Discovering Canada Capital City
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/ottawa-brief-t... - Ottawa Taxis are easy to find and plentiful. There is also plenty of parking space available at the major attractions, so you can drive in without worry. The city’s public transit run by OC Transpo includes the O-Train light rail and the Transitway bus rapid transit systems. Downtown is also very compact, so it’s easy to walk around in. Streets are pedestrian friendly and most attractions are located close to one another. You can also rent a bicycle and ride along the city’s over 170 km bicycle-friendly paths.

Dinner in Turkey

Dinner in Turkey
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/holidaying-in-... - Family Dinner - We feel very privileged to get this insight into their lives and it will long remain a highlight of Istanbul. We recommend this to everyone. Afterwards we walk the cobbled back-streets of the area with the guide and drop into a local tea house. While drinking tea, sampling a waterpipe, playing backgammon and enjoying views over the Marmara Sea, we discuss Turkey and its quest for membership of the European Union. I conclude that while many in Istanbul see a future in Europe, much of the rest of the country and the government is reluctant to give up the culture of its Eastern roots. Ps If I was a singer my song wouls be " This country is on fire !!" Turkey Rock !!

Vacationing in Turkey

Vacationing in Turkey
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/holidaying-in-... - The Turquoise Coast as it is popularly known is the other name for the Turkish Riviera. It has the heady combination of beautiful weather, warm sea, and a coastline that stretches beyond the horizon along the Mediterranean and Aegean seas. The architectural and natural beauty of this place attracts many tourists every year to soak in the sun and sights. It is believed that during the Roman era, Marc Anthony had presented the Turkish Riviera as the most beautiful wedding gift to Cleopatra. Ps Turkey is hot !! It is in the top 10 places I visited - awesome food,culture, beauty and lots and lots of things to do A must visit for all avid traveler.

Holiday to Turkey

Holiday to Turkey
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/holidaying-in-... - Are you looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of your work and routine and set off on a holiday that would inspire you with a land rich in its history, diverse in its culture and modern in its outlook. Imagine yourself walking through the bustling streets of a country that is probably one of the oldest inhabited regions on the globe. As per historians, the Anatolian Peninsula that holds most of modern Turkey today is the place where the earliest human settlements existed. Aya Sofya, Istanbul I look around. Within sight are mosques, churches, palaces, Roman ruins, markets and amazing views over the Bosporus. This was the centre of the world and capital of both Christian and Islamic empires for some 1600 years and it shows. We start by paying homage to all the marvellous sights of old Istanbul.

Christmas in Europe

Christmas in Europe
vacationrentalsexperts.pennistonemedia.com/travel-tips-to... - A concept born in the 14th century in Germany, Christmas markets are a long tradition in Europe and have gradually extended to the American territory as well. Starting the last days of November, most European towns begin adorning their streets and squares with seasonal decorations and colorful lights. Small wooden huts or simple stalls make their appearance and all sorts of products are traded, to the delight of the youngest and of the oldest. Valkenburg, Netherlands Xmas marketA truly magical atmosphere is waiting for you in Valkenburg. Spending the winter holidays in this charming Dutch town means attending Christmas parades twice a week (on Wednesday and Saturday evenings), visiting the beautiful castle of Valkenburg aan de Geul and making your Christmas shopping in a unique setting. Reaching its 29th edition in 2015, the Valkenburg Christmas market is organized in a cave (Velvet Cave). During your vi…