Archive for February, 2010

What makes Vail, Colorado a unique ski –resort?

Friday, February 26th, 2010


Vail, Colorado is a unique ski resort since it is enjoys snow fields all year round. Located in eagle country in the United States, the Vail Ski-resort that was opened in 1962 has been getting better over the years. There has been an introduction of advanced outdoor sports and it is the biggest mountain skiing resort in the entire Unites States. It is the only ski-resort that has its own television network that broadcasts the daily events of the mountain skiing resort.

Vail town has grown because of the skiing activities. The ski-resort designed is borrowed from the Bavarian village in Germany. It gives the sprawling ice field a beautiful look. It has two terrain parks with the longest terrain being the Riva ridge that measures 4 miles. An entire 5200 acres of skiing terrain serves as a unique and favorite training spot for the world’s big names in the world of skiing.

Tips On Hotel Safety

Sunday, February 21st, 2010


Before you embarking on a journey, it is important to have copies of all relevant documents. Keep a close eye on your luggage as this easily gets stolen or misplaced. Have them labeled for easy identification. Women are very vulnerable hence it is important that they sign up as Mr. and Mrs. should they be travelling alone.
In the event you may need to use your credit card, make sure that the card given back to you is yours and not someone else’s. Inform the receptionists not to give any information such as name and room number to anyone. Make sure that when handing the room key, he should do it personally rather than announce it to the whole lobby. When you get to your room, ensure that the locks function properly and look out for emergency exits. While you are in the elevator and someone suspicious walks in, exit as fast as possible.

Travel Tips for the Internet Generation

Tuesday, February 16th, 2010


The internet generation travelers have many options of internet connection as they travel. This is especially so because of the introduction of Wi-Fi networks which can be available in the coffee shops as well as in the airplane. But due to the unreliability of these public areas if you are addicted to internet it is important that you have a laptop which is convenient.

Online storage space is also ideal as you get to store the files that are important to you. In case you lose your laptop then there is no risk of losing this important information. Online bookmarking is ideal as it gives you an option to copy all of your favorite book marks and you will access them no matter where you are located. You can even book mark the information that you will be using as you travel. Do not forget the laptops accessories like the power adapters.

Take a Relaxing Holiday in Asturias

Friday, February 12th, 2010


Asturias is one of the middle age Spanish kingdoms located on the northern side of Spain. It borders the Cantabrian Sea and its capital, Oviedo, is home to the Asturias traditions, culture and art. When you feel the need to relax, you can visit the Asturias kingdom and enjoy viewing various art master pieces from the renowned Spanish artists.

In the evenings, you are treated to traditional Spanish cuisine while you enjoy cool Spanish tunes played by a Spanish live band. Asturias is a great romantic destination since Spain is believed to be one of the world’s most romantic destinations. An ideal honeymoon destination and for the religious people, there are the San Miguel de Lillo and the Santa Maria del Naranco which are early roman churches. You can visit the Picos de Europa national park or the highest peak in Asturias which is the molar shaped Naranjo Del Burnes.