Travel List

7 Practical Travel Gizmos for Your Next Car Excursion

MP3 players are handy, but how do you recharge them in the car? And how do you top up your rechargeable batteries? Can you heat the baby’s bottle when you are miles from civilization? Read on and you’ll find answers to these questions. Travel by vehicle poses distinctive problems that you can solve with a little advance groundwork and a few practical gadgets. This article describes several of these gadgets. A search that you can…

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Travel Tips

How to Find Cheap Hotels

Let’s face it — lodging is not cheap. Often the most expensive part of your vacation is the hotel room. Some people do not try to find cheap hotels. They have nightmares of roach infested quarters, with dirty sheets, wrinkled comforters, and the wrong kind of cable television. But in reality there are many cheap hotels that have everything you need, and none of the things that you want to avoid. Here are some great…

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Destinations

The Country Of The Sun

While I’m sure you’re aware of the land of the free, it’s a pretty common phrase, have you ever heard of the land of the sun? Well, you may not have, but then again you probably have at some point. The Costa del Sol, whose name means ‘Coast of the sun’, has recently become rather well known as an excellent destination, both for holidays and retirement. If you are planning on buying a holiday home,…

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Destinations

Costa Rica: a wonder unvailed!

A jewel in the heart of Central America, Costa Rica is known as one of the leading R&R destinations. Once thought of as literally having precious gems and metals in its mines, Costa Rica was called “rich coast” by the first Spanish settlers in the 1500’s. Now, Costa Rica is precious, since it’s the kind of place that offers exciting adventure and awesome view of nature at its best. Nestled between the Caribbean Sea and…

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Destinations

Vacationing In Tahoe

A popular vacation destination year round, make Tahoe your next vacation getaway. Located on the borders of California and Nevada, Tahoe is home to the deep crystal blue Lake Tahoe, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and entertainment ranging from galleries, museums, golf courses and casinos. A Tahoe vacation provides the perfect setting for family, friends and couples to have an assortment of relaxation and entertainment. Make the most out of your getaway and stay in a…

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Travel List, Travel Tips

Lightweight Backpacks – Some Ideas

How light is light? Lightweight backpacks weigh less than three pounds, a standard I just invented. There are good packs under three pounds for almost all types of trips. My own Golite backpack weighs just 14 ounces, and has a capacity of 2900 cubic inches, plus 1000 more in the extension collar. It’s more comfortable than any frame pack I’ve used, but then I don’t carry more than 20 pounds in it. The mesh outer…

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Other

Does Your Travel Insurance Cover You Against Terrorism?

If you slip and fall on the steps of the Basilica, chances are that your travel insurance coupled with your health insurance will cover the bill and reduce the inconvenience. If your home is burgled while you’re abroad and you need to return home quickly, the right travel cover will reimburse you part of the cost of your aborted holiday and pay for your return trip home. But until recently, if you incurred a loss…

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Destinations

Travel to Machu Picchu

One of the most visited sites in the world today by travelers is Machu Picchu. It is located in Cuzco, Peru in the high Andes Mountains. It is approximately 724 miles away from Lima, the Peruvian capital. A typical trip by land on a bus takes about 20 hours. One could also take a flight and arrive there in a heartbeat of one hour. The starting point usually begins in Lima. The ruins sit surrounded…

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Culture and religion, North America

Orlando – The Haven City for Tourists

Did you ever sit down with your family to plan your next vacation and then realize that you just couldn’t find that special somewhere where the parents and the kids, and perhaps another relative or 2, could all find something interesting to do? And on top of that, maybe you’ve been to all the interesting places within your travel budget anyway? Well then you probably haven’t been to Orlando, Florida. Otherwise you’d realize that even…

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Other

ZMEtravel launched!

After some long preparations we, the staff here at ZMEtravel, have finally launched this marvelous blog. We hope we can share to you our experience in the field of travel and leisure, and guide you to your potential vacation spot. Reviews and articles on a variety of travel locations, from the most common to the most exotic, all and much more will be available for your reading pleasure here.……

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