Holidays are a great time for many families to get together and relax, and with pressure on many parents todayhttp://onlywire.com/r/85836524
Thursday, 31 May 2012
But should you take a holiday in Greece at the moment considering the austerity protests and strikes, and will the local people welcome those with disposable income enjoying a vacation while the local population are suffering bad economic times?
It depends upon where you're from according to one blog - would you visit if you're from Germany after the recent flag burning in Athens for example? To see who might be welcome and who might not visit this blog
And if you're not sure where you want to go this year there is background information on Tenerife, Lanzarote, Gran Canaria and Majorca if you visit their main site for European travel information.
Wednesday, 30 May 2012
In a recession you might expect holiday destinations to see a drop in the number of tourists visiting, but there's also a shift in Europe of where those who are still taking holidays are heading to.
Last year Egypt, Morocco and Tunisia all saw a fall in visitors due to the Arab Spring, while this year those destinations are still seen as volatile but have added Greece to the list because of the Euro crises, with strikes and protests not mixing well with a relaxed holiday atmosphere.
So despite the recession some islands like Tenerife are doing well, to read more about what's happening in the world of travel visit this blog
And there's more comment and news about travel at this Google Plus
Saturday, 26 May 2012
Thursday, 24 May 2012
Tuesday, 22 May 2012
At a time when household budgets are under pressure and less holidays abroad are being taken by families, how are somehttp://onlywire.com/r/84265048
Monday, 21 May 2012
The connection between famous composer Frederic Chopin and Valldemosa in Majorca is well-known to locals. However,http://onlywire.com/r/84096627
A week or two in the Seychelles until recently was seen by many couples planning their wedding as the ultimate destination for their honeymoonhttp://onlywire.com/r/83929986
Sunday, 20 May 2012
The majority of people living in the UK and Europe would associate Tenerife with a week or two's sunshine holidayhttp://www.tribunemap.com/blog/?p=112
Wednesday, 16 May 2012
Monday, 14 May 2012
Sunday, 13 May 2012
If you're visiting Europe in the winter time, and want to escape the cold northern European winters for a week or two of sunshine, the Canary Islandshttp://www.creativeeverything.com/Top%20Travel%20Destinations1.htm#Islands