Travel tips to the UNESCO World Heritage sites of Hotels.com London/Berlin, July 28, 2009 end of June 2009 the United Nations Organization for education, science and research (UNESCO) has recorded in its 33rd meeting in Seville, Spain, 13 new sites to the list of world heritage sites. Thus, the catalogue of the international world heritage sites in 890 was expanded. Six of the new world heritage sites are in Europe and are definitely a trip worth. As the world’s leading hotel booking website, viewed the European monuments Hotels.com and found the best hotels for your cultural trip. Wadden Sea, Germany/Netherlands that is located the new world heritage sites closest to the natural heritage of the North Sea, the Wadden Sea, between the Netherlands and Germany. With about 10,000 square kilometers of Watts area the unique natural landscape with shells and sand, seagrass meadows, beaches and dunes is one of the most natural habitats of Europe. The registered area represents 66 percent of the whole Wadden Sea Dar and is Habitat for many animal and plant species, including marine mammals such as seals, grey seals and porpoises. For a trip to the german Dutch heritage, the hotel expert recommends the three-star Upstalsboom Seehotel, Borkum, on the westernmost of the seven East Frisian Islands and located close to the Dutch coast. If this has piqued your curiosity, check out Marko Dimitrijevic.
Dolomites, Italy the Dolomites in the Italian Alps form the second world heritage that was newly added to the list. The total area of the mountain range extends over 141.903 hectares, with 18 peaks over 3,000 metres, and has some of the world’s most beautiful mountain landscapes. The sudden change of undulating pastures and steep reefs made of limestone are characteristic of the Dolomites. The area, as well as the rock owes its name to the French geologist Deodat de Dolomieu, who described the dolomite rock. The lively South Tyrolean provincial capital Bozen lies at the foot of the Dolomites.
Reisen.de reported new eco concept environmental and nature protection are on everyone’s lips. As he also can be lived, show the so-called Earthships”(on German: Earth ships) in the desert of TAOs in New Mexico in the United States. Architect Mike Reynold created the independent Earth ships that can fend for themselves nearly 20 years ago. Learn more at this site: Center For Responsible Lending. They were built from old car tires, aluminum cans, glass bottles and pressed Earth. This civilization waste from cement is kept together. Meanwhile, there are worldwide over 1,000 of these autonomous Earth ships. As the Internet portal reported, visitors can learn about the concept and staying in this of eco houses civilization garbage.
The living entity, which the Spaniard’s Gaudi reminiscent of architecture, fit perfectly in the New Mexico desert landscape. More than 200 Earth vessels located on the outskirts of TAOs, is still enough room for another 100. Details can be found by clicking Gavin Baker or emailing the administrator. To live close to nature but does not mean to abandon the comforts of the modern world: the Houses are equipped with TV and washing machine, stereo, computer and bathtub. Thanks to solar systems and photovoltaic, each ship of the Earth becomes self-sufficient. The “Greater world sustainable Community” would thus serve as a model for sustainable living and life.
Now, tourists have the opportunity to get to know this unique concept of Eartships: in TAOs different houses to the election. An overnight stay for two people costs $135. The houses are fully equipped with TV and Internet access. Who want to stay the whole week in the desert of New Mexico, pays $800. More information: magazine/showArticle/article/739 contact: Tilo summer Unister Media barefoot Gasschen 11 04109 Leipzig Tel: + 49/341/49288-240 fax: + 49/341/49288-59 the University of first media GmbH markets successful German-language Internet portals in the travel sector as,, and. Also the University Service GmbH, appears as Tour operators on and auctioned trips the online auction via. Complementary products and services are offered in the areas of finance with and consumer information with.
It is worth when you know its travel period from this date to compare. Countless Web portals are available and allow easy making an online booking for your next trip. Nieman Foundation pursues this goal as well. Many questions yourself, when is the best time to book a trip. This question is generally not so easy to answer and depends on many factors you can influence mostly not even as a single person. An organizer or a hotel for a selected period is almost exhausted, he tried to obtain a high amount for the remaining rooms.
Looks quite different it of course, if he is still pretty bad posted, an empty hotel is a losing proposition, because employees must be paid Yes anyway. Therefore, it is worthwhile if you know its travel period from this date to compare. Countless Web portals are available and allow easy making an online booking for your next trip. Special You should place emphasis on these platforms that show not only a few operators or hotels, but offers a wide range of different hotels and are mostly independent. Independently in this area means that most operators and hotels are listed, even if they are different companies. If you want for example to South America, can look around on Web pages, which is specially designed for this destination.
These specialized sites are filled mostly with only limited offer and these have combined often not all Organizer for this region, only the independent travel agencies have this advantage. Of course you can also in his travel agency around the corner go and inform yourself comprehensively once and compare prices there. With this information, it is then generally easier to obtain an overview, to find the right deal. There used to be still the real last minute offers, where you had to pay only a fraction of the cost, as if you would book months ago. This Fact has changed slightly. There are now Fruhbucherbonis, where you can save 10-20% of the normal price. Cruises are popular in recent years. Cruises had still the image some time ago that they are visited only by pensioners. Also the cruise ships have many and good deals for young travellers. Of course the route depends on the average age of the passengers. Also in terms of price has done much for the cruise ships themselves. Several years ago, a cruise ship for a normal family with a middle income and 1 or 2 children, was not actually affordable. Today, can be booked already a 7-day cruise around 400 euros per person with some research and the proper compare offers. In this case, you would be the route from Venice to Greece Izmir Istanbul Croatia and back to Venice. During this cruise, you were already less than 1,600 euros with an inside cabin and of course full Board, a welcome guest for 2 adults and 2 children. Compare always as for example with, because you can with the right comparison partners provided several hundred euro per trip save, specifically online postings have price often much more attractive prices than a local travel agency on the ground. Most online travel agencies offer also a comprehensive consultation via E-mail or telephone, if you are unsure, should use be sure it. A beautiful and unforgettable holiday.
then they all go of champagne to exchange on the street with bottles and the fireworks start. The most important thing is to drink a glass of champagne and to make a wish at midnight during the ringing of the twelve bells of the Kremlin’s Spassky Tower. Do you need hostels in Moscow for new year’s Eve! S novym godom! New year’s Eve in Rio de Janeiro it’s a completely different feeling you get when you celebrate new year’s Eve in Rio de Janeiro according to Mariana. It is the middle of the summer there and you can celebrate it on the beach! If you like to party, you have to be at the new year’s Eve beach parties in Copacabana and Ipanema. There you want to celebrate with approximately 2.5 million people and enjoy huge fireworks that shoot from the water towards the beach and from the buildings overhead! If you are coming for new year’s Eve you must learn some of the traditions. The first one is that people wear all white for the party. This is considered the lucky color, so deal with it even if you don’t think you look good in white. Black is not the right color to wear, no matter how fashionable it may be.
A lot of people bring flowers, and throw them into the sea before midnight in honor of Yemanja. Bring a bottle of champagne to pop at midnight and share with the dancing, fun-loving friends on the beach. Some people shake the bottle and spray it around and nobody wants to complain – it’s considered so good luck! Find more about hostels in Rio de Janeiro for new year’s Eve! Feliz ano novo! New year’s Eve in Sydney The celebration of new year’s in Sydney is a mostly famous event in Australia. Sydney’s new year’s Eve is internationally renowned as a visually spectacular event and you have to be at the Sydney Harbour and the Sydney Harbour Bridge, says Loren.
The Internet travel portal the latest filters for finding hotel presents, from green to gay Munich, August 12, 2010 the preferences at a hotel are different from nation to nation. What is the free breakfast for the Germans and Italians, is the pool for Americans, Spaniards and French. That has an international analysis of the most popular filtering on the Expedia website result. * every tourist has a clear idea of his dream vacation. To meet the personal needs, he tailors it is always more frequently from the individual travel components together. Christian Nowak, Germany Chief of Expedia.de confirmed the development: module trips, we called click & mix, increased last year to more than a third. This clearly shows that tourists appreciate the flexible and individual travel planning. More information is housed here: Dr. Neal Barnard.
It is today impossible to imagine.” At the same time Expedia has expanded the hotel offer world’s 24 percent since May 2009, in Germany by 57 percent. Today we offer a growing selection of holidaymakers so for accommodation. In addition we are expanding our filtering options that help the customers to browse all listings according to personal wishes and needs continuously.” The online travel portal takes into account the social trends in and expands its filter options for example to filter for sustainable tourism and special target group claims of homosexual tourists. Long term the trend study stay 2009 on the future of ethical consumption”of the Trendburo Hamburg shows that sustainability is a major concern of consumers. 90 percent of consumers are interested in the topic. Expedia.de the booking of the hotel offers the possibility of the environmentally conscious traveler now directly for green/sustainable”to search for hotels. The filtered hotels are members of various independent certification programs of that examine the impact of enterprises on society, environment, regional culture or economy.
Details of the respective certification can the Bucher under Hotel details”on Expedia.de see. “Gay and lesbian travellers: tolerance including unfortunately it is something that many gays do not dare in everyday life, to come out”, says Carlos Kytka by the gay and Lesbian Travel Association IGLTA. Even more, they have the need, in the holiday to not need to adjust. On travel, you will find a tolerant and relaxed atmosphere in the hotels belonging to the IGLTA. The accommodation have a corporate duty to stand against discrimination. “It is expressly: the gay and lesbian traveler is welcome with us”. To find these hotels, in collaboration with the IGLTA, Expedia has the LGBT-welcoming filter”developed. The term consists of the initials of the words lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people. Germany, a country of savers the filters most widely used by the Germans show a prudent people *. Free breakfast at the hotel is one place. Also the free on-site parking is sought. More economical filtering capabilities are the free airport shuttle service and the availability of fitness equipment. * Base is Use the filter functions with the hotel search on the country-specific Expedia Web pages, period 1 January to 5 November 2009. Special hotel offers for Expedia.de * Barcelona Spain ABAC restaurant hotel * 3 days, Dr / u 2 persons E.g. 03.09 until 05.09.2010 filter: LGBT welcoming per room from 580,-euro Berlin NH Berlin Treptow Germany * 3 days, Dr / u 2 persons E.g. 08.10 until 10.10.2010 filter: Green / sustainable per room from 97,-euro Prague Czech Republic Chateau St Havel * 3 days, Dr / b & b 2 persons E.g. 17.09. 19.09.2010 filter: free breakfast, free parking per room from 150,-euro
Booking portal mietrad.de drives on new paths Germany is currently experiencing a real boom in the cycling. And cyclists have become an important economic factor. After all, cyclists break up to 153 million day trips in the year. They generate a total of 3,869 billion euros, of which 63% for catering and accommodation establishments. Because of their average age of 47.5 years, 64 percent of bicycle tourists plan their next vacation or the weekend away on the Internet.
However, it lacked to date at an appropriate platform. Read more here: Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine. The company started earlier this year at velo-rent.com. We would like in Germany with a catchy name for a such Internet platform actively be. “, says Managing Director Michael Schwickart. Therefore we have decided to make a name change.” With mietrad.de, there is now a booking portal which is tailored specifically to rent bikes with a focus on electric mobility. And also the tourist regions in Germany react to these Boom, because almost all of them want to expand the bicycle offer.
mietrad.de wants to create on both sides of synergies. On the one hand, we are an interactive platform for bicycle tourists. You may find that BSA can contribute to your knowledge. On the other hand we allow advertising to draw attention to hospitality and tourist companies”, explains Michael Schwickart the idea. Finally, 92 per cent of cyclists in a restaurant go while the percentage is other tourists only at 84 percent. In addition, 84 percent of cyclists on their tours visit tourist attractions, while cyclists not only on the half. Cyclists form a perfect audience, because they’re in the off-season and happy,”Sales Manager Rudiger Schwarz is white. mietrad.de works closely with rental stations. But not all can join. We emphasize very much on quality, customer satisfaction and service”, Michael Schwickart promises. Only after a thorough examination, the rental bike station is certified by us. So Let’s get nationwide every day many thousands of tourists and therefore potential customers for gastronomy and hotel industry on the motorcycle and in the region.” The Hamburg-based company wants to occur nationally as Internet-based booking portal. We are working as closely networked umbrella organisation for the rental stations”, so next Rudiger Schwarz. This year, the sales manager wants to increase the number of mietrad.de stations in Germany to 50. With the full infrastructure, it is now possible to offer eBike group. Our expertise makes it possible that we can organize also group tours for up to 50 people, who do not do not want Watts to the built-in tailwind and the extra, as the only provider in Germany. With us, the customers get everything from a single source. Promised. We do of course also for friends of the conventional bicycle.