Online, world travel guides are coming into their own. While they may never beat a solid guidebook that you can dog ear and mark up as you travel the world, they are becoming more valuable for research pre-departure. Thanks to the minimal resources required to create a travel guide online (no publishers, distributors, materials, etc.) we will continue to see more pop up as the world gets smaller. However, as the quantity of world travel guides increases, the need for quality, dependable information becomes more scarce. Here are the most authoritative spots online to help you prepare your next big adventure:Travelfish.org. If you are looking for intelligence on Southeast Asia, look no further than Travelfish (even Lonely Planet, creator of the classic "Southeast Asia on a Shoestring" acknowledges their hard hitting advice). They provide detailed information about all of Southeast Asia, with a focus on Laos, Cambodia, Thailand and Vietnam, with additional sections on Singapore and the … [Read more...] about Online World Travel Guides – The Top 4
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When planning a trip to Madrid, one of the best ways to enjoy it and keep it all organized, is through the use of Madrid travel guides. These guides have a purpose both when planning, and when you are already in the city.Before traveling, they can give you an overview of the city facilities, roads, available accommodations and such. And once you are in the city, they can be life and time savers allowing to quickly find what you are looking for thanks to the in-depth guides and maps.Printed Madrid Travel GuidesThese guides have the convenience of being easily portable. I recommend to anyone traveling to Madrid to get a printed pocket guide that comes with a map. It is essential that you carry it anywhere, and I like to see it as a user guide to Madrid.Want something to eat? Open your little book. Need to find directions for that fancy club? Again your little Madrid travel guide is there for you. Hard to find a decent hotel? Well... you get my point.Online Madrid Travel GuidesOnline … [Read more...] about Madrid Travel Guides to Get the Most Out of Madrid!
1. Eyewitness Guide Book to IrelandNobody should go to Ireland without a copy of the Eyewitness Guide Book to Ireland. After comparing numerous Ireland travel guides, this one quickly rose to the top of our favorites. It's easy to read, it's bursting at the seams with information you actually want to know, and it contains more photos than any other Ireland travel guide we've seen. Readers will learn about everything from the history of Ireland to the inside scoop on of all the popular tourist attractions. The only disadvantage we found is the steep price tag (we paid around $40 for it).2. Rick Steves Ireland 2007Many travelers choose Rick Steve's Ireland travel guide as their "bible" during their stay on the Emerald Isle. What makes this book so satisfying is its heartfelt, conversational writing style. It's written from the eyes of a fellow traveler who understands what it's like to travel with both high expectations and a low budget. It's also a relatively small book, which means it … [Read more...] about Ireland Travel Guides
Sofia is the capital and largest city of the Republic of Bulgaria, with a population of 1,246,791 the Capital Municipality.For the Sofia travel guide Flashbooking staff efforts concentrate on making it simple to read dividing the Sofia centre in different districts with their relevant amenities.It is located in western Bulgaria, at the foot of the mountain massif Vitosha, and is the administrative, cultural, and economic centre of the country.Sofia has a reasonable stock of budget accommodation, but facilities in the cheaper hotels are pretty basic, and you will find yourself paying more here than elsewhere in the country for a decent place to stay.One of the oldest capital cities in Europe, the history of Sofia dates back to the 8th century BC, when Thracians established a settlement there.Sofia is renown for its open and friendly international people, art museums and Art Galleries, the sea, the movida and cheap lodgings, classic itineraries and a lot more to make a visit worth … [Read more...] about Travel In Bulgaria – Sofia – Free Travel Guide
Choosing a place for a holiday has never been easy for avid travelers and vacationers. This is as true for a family vacation as is for a group vacation. Most of us want to make the most of our vacations. Some of us look for adventure whereas others prefer a place which has lot of scenic beauty. Some like to holiday at a place which has some history behind it coupled with some fun and frolic. But if you want all these from one location, then Aspen Colorado is the place that you are looking for.Aspen is one of the world's largest and most famous ski resorts. Cuddled in the higher ranges of Rocky Mountains, it is 200 miles southwest of Denver and 130 miles northeast of Grand Junction, In Aspen you will find all that you are looking for in a vacation with family or friends. Snow capped mountains, ski resorts, forests, festivals, Victorian architecture, music, arts and a historical background.Obviously you would want to access the best travel guides before you make up your mind to holiday … [Read more...] about A Travellers Guide To Aspen Colorado