A TripAdvisor review is not just seen as a helpful tool, it is often heavily relied upon by many travellers choosing between hotels, attractions and other businesses that are lucky enough – or in many cases unlucky enough – to receive an entry. The problem is that these reviews can be easily misinterpreted, because of the purpose behind them, and they aren't always designed to be helpful.
When Western tourists travel to China, they often do so because of the country's ancient history and the many cultural experiences that will await them but it seems that the differences between the East and West extend even further into our attitudes to tourism and the expectations of a holiday. Chinese travellers are heading abroad more readily than before and, while doing so, are exhibiting some noticeable trends and dispelling a few misconceptions. The following five examples show interesting contrasts in the desires and level of preparation behind Western and Chinese holidays as well as the style of the trip chosen and spending habits.
From Brazil to the Maldives, many countries around the world are battling to become must-visit top honeymoon destination 2014. However, with so much choice, newlyweds can be a bit overwhelmed when it comes to deciding on a country, city, or resort. It all depends of course upon individual tastes. Perhaps you want a quiet beach retreat or an action-packed activity trip? A trek through the mountains or a serene spa break? Below is a quick guide to some of the locations tipped to be hot this year.
Once one of the financial capitals of Europe, today Antwerp is known for its thriving port, its vibrant artistic community and its traditional role as Europe's diamond market. If you're planning a visit to the city, here are some things you shouldn't miss.
If you think you have seen everything and you are bored with typical tourist destinations, you will surely want to check the top 7 world’s weirdest guided tours. These offbeat tours are anything but normal and can make you see countries and cities with different eyes. From alien crop circles to the locations where notorious criminals lived each destination is remarkable and fascinating. Brought to your by Tourism-Review.com.
People traveling by subway every day to work know very well how annoying it is when crowds of other passengers are pushing and struggling to get where they need. Sometimes however you have no other option but go through the crowded stations. Tourism-review.com presents the list of the most crowded subway stations around the world.
Many world cities are known for their bike-friendly policies, excellent roads, scenic beauty and good infrastructure to encourage cyclists. Some of the best cities for riding bikes can be found in Asia. Explore top five Asian cities perfect for a bike ride. Brought to you by Tourism-review.com.
Holidays are meant to be a relaxing experience where precious time spent with your friends or partner helps you to unwind and to remember who you really are. But some holidays end up horribly stressful with packed tourist destinations mimicking the worst of British culture, making you wish you stayed at home. You can get away from it all by taking an amazing cruise from somebody like Cruise1st or Thomson, long haul flight or just backpacking and winging it as you go! These five beautiful holiday destinations are perfect for escaping the crowd and finding your own little piece of paradise:
Everybody has their own idea of a perfect holiday, and for many this involves sun, sand and relaxation. For others, it involves precisely the opposite, and time away from work or school is spent going on adventures, exploring new places and being active. For those who would rather climb a mountain or take part in water sports than sunbathe on a beach, Easyvoyage brings 10 holiday ideas that will provide you with adventure, adrenaline and lots of lasting memories.
The ultimate step for any travel fan is to take the leap into living abroad, but often being far away from home, especially when you’re alone, can be lonely and stressful. Whether you’re moving for love, work or just seeking a new adventure, here are some top tips for becoming an expat.