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Month: September 2011

Great New English Sweet Shop in Spain

Great New English Sweet Shop in Spain

You really must visit this great new English sweet shop if you’re in the south east corner of Spain. It’s the new venture of Wendy Brown formerly from Barnham in West Sussex UK, who is also a well known Shiatsu practitioner.         In her shop you’ll find the old style “sweets in a jar” with a wide range of delicious sweets and candies. And if you’re in the mood, or have an ache or pain that needs…

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Confessions of an Oktoberfest Waiter

Confessions of an Oktoberfest Waiter

We are almost a week into Oktoberfest in Munich, Germany and MSNBC offers this interesting inside look at the festivities, from the perspective of the Oktoberfest waiter. Surprisingly, the author confesses that most servers actually really enjoy American tourists. Read more – http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/44582167/ns/travel-destination_travel/#.Tn4WKOzIuSo traveljunkies– worldwide adventure travel & activities directory and . . . traveljunkies is a search engine, like Google only smaller. .

Massive Cruise Sale

Massive Cruise Sale

MSC Cruises has just launched a massive sale ahead of National Cruise Week (18-25 September), with prices starting from £349, exclusively for Travelzoo subscribers. -5-night Venice-Malaga taster, cruise only … £349 -Easter Med cruise w/Naples & Sicily … £659 -Med & Adriatic inc Greek isles in May … £699 -Italy, Spain & France w/free Balcony Cabin upgrade … £699 -9-nt Venice, Rhodes & Haifa winter-sun cruise … £749 -No-fly Summer France & Spain w/free cabin upgrade … £849 -Emirates cruise…

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World’s 12 worst tourist traps

World’s 12 worst tourist traps

We’ve all experienced tourst traps. Those heavily advertised attractions that turn out to be bland misrepresentations of the places we’re supposed to be seeing. Expensive time eaters that leave us with lighter wallets and a taste of burnt coffee in our mouths. So which are the world’s worst tourist traps? Read More  –  http://www.cnngo.com/explorations/life/15-worlds-worst-tourist-traps-077541 . traveljunkies– worldwide adventure travel & activities directory and . . . traveljunkies is a search engine, like Google only smaller. .

12 Tips for Eating Well in Italy on a Backpacker’s Budget

12 Tips for Eating Well in Italy on a Backpacker’s Budget

Italia! The land of pizza napoletana, lasagna, Parmigiano-Reggiano, proscuitto, Nebbiolo, gelato, cannolo, limoncello and some of the world’s best espresso. But how can you eat without breaking the bank? … Read more … http://www.vagabondish.com/eating-italy-backpacker-budget-travel/ Cliff Chapman traveljunkies– worldwide adventure travel & activities directory and . . . traveljunkies is a search engine, like Google only smaller.