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A phobia for heights…

A phobia for heights…

An adage goes: ‘virgins don’t perch in a hospital labour room’. Naturally, everyone in a birth labor bears a form of discomfort. The painful scream is usually disturbing and it echoes through any available egress. Naturally, that is an acceptable ‘joyful pain’ to give birth successfully.  Sometime ago… onboard a Virgin Atlantic airline, far from a labour room and there were no labour pangs or pains. And by the way, no childbirths but storms in the clouds! Each time the plane hit a patch of clouds or wind storms, there were horrendous screams from frightened passengers. While some of them handled it well, … Continued
Be Spontaneous With A Surprise Holiday

Be Spontaneous With A Surprise Holiday

The concept of a ‘surprise’ holiday may sound unpleasant to some people. Maybe it is, but if you desire for something a little spontaneous and fun, then a surprise holiday might just work for you. The ‘surprise’ aspect of a surprise holiday does not only come from a sudden decision to go on holiday, but rather the destination. You can still book the time off work, hire a dog sitter and get your passport and… click on www.rontravels.com/attractions, …and off you go on holidays! Here’s where the surprise element comes in: the “attractions” page reveals the list of great destinations in … Continued
Hostels or Hotels for You?

Hostels or Hotels for You?

When going on vacation, the cost of accommodation while you are away is one of the biggest drains on your budget. It would seem that no matter where you go in the world, hotels are always expensive accommodations – leaving you less money for your welfare and recreation. Yet most of us believe that hotels are clean, enjoyable places to stay. We book ourselves in, despite the usual high costs. On the flip side, the word ‘hostel’ is one that triggers terrifying images – and not just because of the horror film of the same name. Hostels have become synonymous … Continued
Online Travel Agents vs. High Street Travel Agents

Online Travel Agents vs. High Street Travel Agents

Once upon a time, when people wanted to book a holiday they went to see the travel agent. Usually found on a high street with heavy pedestrian traffic, the travel agent was the start of vacation dreams for several decades – until a new, flashier kid arrived on the block. With the advent of the Internet age, life for travel agents and holiday makers changed forever. Now, we can go online and find the best deals to suit us, all without paying a hefty arrangement fee to a travel agent. It’s simple, easy and can be done from the comfort … Continued