How to Book Your First Cruise Vacation

Word Count: 767 Summary: Booking your first cruise vacation is not as hard as you might have thought. Check out how to plan, what to do and what not to for an unforgettable vacation on the high seas. Keywords: cruise, cruises, cruise vacation, Cruise deals, CheapoAir.com, travel sites, cheap flights, hotels Article Body: Perhaps you’ve saved every dime for this day and now it’s time to book that long awaited cruise vacation. Naturally, you’re a bit edgy because this is your first time. You have probably sought advice from peers and travel agents. Seeking recommendation from friends and agents is a good idea, but this is only a starting point for your research. You can’t rely entirely on this information. …

Living In Siberia – Lenin’s Revenge

Word Count: 336 Summary: In 1999, I moved to Chita, a city in Siberia, Russia to teach for a year. After seven days of planes, trains and, well, more trains, I was ready to experience Chita in all its glory. Keywords: siberia, russia, chita, lenin, russia travel, montezuma, montezuma’s revenge Article Body: In 1999, I moved to Chita, a city in Siberia, Russia to teach for a year. After seven days of planes, trains and, well, more trains, I was ready to experience Chita in all its glory. Day 1 – Lenin’s Revenge Riding on a train for three plus days does weird things to your equilibrium. You tend to develop a natural compensation for the swaying. Unfortunately, your body …

Holidaying in Leicester

Word Count: 492 Summary: Perched on the banks of the River Soar and edging the English National Forest, Leicester is a thriving, progressive city with a vibrant immigrant population. Keywords: UK, Hotels,Accommodation, Cheap, Leicester Article Body: Perched on the banks of the River Soar and edging the English National Forest, Leicester is a thriving, progressive city with a vibrant immigrant population. Now the largest city in the East Midlands, Leicester is one of the oldest cities in England with a history going back to pre-Roman times. Once inhabited by Celtic tribes, Leicester became a settlement on the Roman road and the remains of Roman baths can be seen today. The city was later a major centre during the industrial revolution …

A Cheap Cruise? You Can Find One!

Wow! There are some fantastic cheap cruise options around and lots of people who’ve never cruised before are now dipping their toe in the ocean and finding out that the water’s very warm indeed. In some cases, a cheap cruise can be less expensive than the same length of time in a hotel in a resort town when you consider the cost of meals, accommodation, transportation, entertainment and sundry expenses. Once you’re on board the ship, your budget is very easy to manage. You’ve paid for nearly everything up front and you can economize as much or as little as you want. Thus, the draw of exotic locations and pampering at sea is becoming more of a reality for people …