Top 5 Books that Make You Want to Travel


Reading a good book can do many things, including creating a bad case of wanderlust. Ethnic cookbooks, in particular, have that very power over me. But here is my list of five perhaps oddball books, among maybe five thousand, that have made me want to travel. River Town: Two Years …

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India Travel: Historical Red Fort of Agra


The Northern part of India is full of Mogul historical monuments. Agra is one such city that is full of such vital historical monuments. We were able to visit Agra recently during January 2009 to meet our relatives staying at Agra and hence, got the opportunity to see the famous …

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How to Prepare a Homeopathic Travel Kit


This is a guide to making your own homeopathic travel kit. But first, for those who don’t know, an explanation of what homeopathy is and what is so great about it. What is Homeopathy? Homeopathy is the second most common system of medicine in the world. It works under the …

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Trondheim, Norway: An Inexpensive Travel Guide


Trondheim is the third largest city in Norway, a former capital of Norway and the home of the biggest church in Norway. The city is more than 1000 years old, and used to go under the name Nidaros. The city is thus rich of history, and a well worth destination …

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Traveling Italy with Just a Rail Pass and a Backpack


Seeing Italy by train is the best way to do it and much more humane than renting a car or taking little flights. You won’t have to worry about navigating unfamiliar highways, waiting in line to pay tolls, or parking in Italy’s cities. Similarly, taking an Italian train is much …

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No Joy of Flying? Air Travel in the U.S. Today


Air travel has become more expensive of late. Carriers are struggling with the high cost of jet fuel as well as the net effects of a slowing economy which impacts the demand for travel services. This year many airlines introduced additional fees for economy-fare passengers, including ones for checked luggage, …

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How to Make Online Travel Brochures


Given Rising Postal Costs, Design Your Travel Brochure for Internet Transmission and Save a Bundle Thanks to the Internet, travel-savvy companies are using myriad desktop publishing techniques to create files that transmit easily and download fast, yet they never skimp on the rich detail and color that distinguishes a travel …

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