Travel & Accommodation Guide
Travel & Lodging - Worldwide Holidays:
Vacation Station offers a choice of vacation venues all over the
world including eco-tourism, hotels, bed & breakfasts, private vacation
rental villas, apartments, condos and castles.
Read interesting travel guides on each region in order to learn
a little about your next holiday or vacation destination. Also browse our
travel articles for valuable information to make an informed choice
prior to travelling.
in the world do you want to go? Choose your destination using
the menus above, or view our current featured destinations
along with a few travel suggestions in our popular
DESTINATION: EUROPE - For a historic & fascinating vacation experience!
to England on a budget: Especially if you are living in crisis-torn
Europe, holidays have become a budget-minded affair. You have to
try your best to save a few euros along the way, but still have a great
time. ... read more.
Islands, Spain - Majorca, the largest of the Balearic Islands,
is so well-known as to be practically synonymous with sun, sea, sand and
summer holidays. Spain is a great destination....
Germany Winter is here and despite the weather, Berlin has an
amazing amount of history and culture, shopping and dining experiences,
plus of course that famous beer!.... read more
ABOUT AFRICA? So many fascinating destinations to choose from for
your next holiday ...
the 'warm heart of Africa' in sunny Malawi!
up the sun at Lake Malawi or take a cruise. The scenery is gorgeous
and the people are really laid-back and friendly! read
Africa - Rainbow Nation
Africa is quite literally a world in one country, with modern cities, beaches,
winelands, deserts and game reserves to choose from! ... read
- fascinating desert environment
between the Kalahari Desert and the South Atlantic Ocean, Namibia is known
for its contrasting landscapes... read more
PLANNING FOR SPRING AND SUMMER 2015 ...
importance of travel insurance
the advent of cheaper flights, bargain travel and cruise options, more
and more people have the opportunity to travel abroad these days. However,
one thing to bear in mind while taking these marvelous jaunts is the necessity
of having the proper travel insurance cover... read
AND ASIAN TRIPS ...
destinations for a family holiday
looking for something different for a holiday break can find some amazing
and unusual destinations all over the U.K. and Europe. Rather than
the same old beach holiday, try something a little out of the ordinary
this year... read
fun in the sun at PortAventura Spain
anyone planning a fun-filled holiday in Spain this year and looking for
some action, PortAventura in Salou on the Costa Dorada just south of Barcelona,
is a must. Port Aventura attracts around 4 million visitors every year
and is, in fact, the most-visited theme park in Spain and the 6th most-visited
in all of Europe.. read more
tips for Rome to save money and time
to famous world cities like Rome, or Roma as it is known in Italian, can
be expensive, unless you know a few insider secrets that can make your
trip not only more affordable, but a lot of fun too. Time is another critical
aspect of your visit. You don't want to spend hours of your days in a queue...
in style in a luxury castle in the U.K.
you always dreamed of living like a King or Queen in a luxury castle?
Well, you can. The U.K. offers several historic castles, often in beautifully
scenic locations and many of them are quite rightfully national treasures...
holidays in Spain are a great choice
is the ideal location for keen golfers to practice their skills and the
country offers some of the best golf courses in the world, along with great
weather, good food and great accommodation... read
rather unusual activities for your holiday in Cyprus
offers so much to the holidaymaker, whether traveling as a family or group,
or on a single’s jaunt. What with its gorgeous sandy beaches, attractive
resorts, shopping, dining and, of course, interesting historic sites you
are spoiled for choice. However, for anyone looking for something just
a little different when on holiday in Cyprus, there are several, rather
more unusual, adventure activities just waiting for you ... read
Cotswolds: An experience of sheer pleasure in the U.K.
lovely Cotswolds offers green fields, pretty lakes, beautiful viewpoints
and some of the quaintest and most attractive villages in the whole of
the U.K. Why travel to foreign climes when there is a perfect destination
right here at home in England? And if traveling from other areas of the
world, the Cotswolds are a treat that you will remember for a lifetime...
– An essential stop on your Costa del Sol, Spain tour (Photo Essay)
up on the hillside above the seaside resorts of Fuengirola and Mijas Costa,
whitewashed houses gleam in the sunlight, all the while gazing down on
to the Mediterranean Sea below... read
a grand adventure at Disneyland Paris
fans can have a great time on a visit to Paris - located in Marne-la-Vallée,
a town situated 20 miles east of the centre of the City of Light, Disneyland
Paris is the most visited of all attractions in France, and indeed Europe...
a tour around fascinating China
a holiday with a difference, China offers incredible vistas, remarkable
architecture and great cities. There many great things to see and do in
this unique country... read more
the Tokaido Shinkansen on Japan’s famous ‘Bullet Train’ (Photo essay)
anyone wanting to see the sights of Japan at absolute speed and in style,
the famous Bullet Train is definitely the way to go. Dubbed the "Bullet
Train" due to the trains' speed and appearance, the train service was first
started back in 1964 with the Tokaido Shinkansen... read
brief introduction to magical Morocco and its culture
on the northwestern tip of Africa, Morocco is a unique location and is,
in many ways, a country apart from the rest of the continent. This exotic
destination is separated from other African countries by the stunning and
beautiful Atlas Mountains and the endless sands of the Sahara desert, with
lush valleys and fascinating cities in between... read
ON A CRUISE ...
an adventure trip to the Peruvian Amazon
adventurous? How about heading off to the Peruvian portion of the
mighty Amazon, for an experience of a lifetime? A huge area of fascinating
Peru is dedicated to the Amazon, including lush tropical rainforest – a
vast jungle which is probably the most bio-diverse region on Earth... read
Rica for the perfect eco-tourism destination
a holiday with an eco-tourism theme is a satisfying and worthwhile trip.
Not only do you visit the most amazing environments, but you know that
your destination is caring for our planet Costa Rica is one of the
best choices when it comes to eco-tourism... read
SKI BREAKS ...
benefits of accumulating Cruise Miles towards your next holiday
knows about air miles and how beneficial they can be when accumulated,
giving access to free flights and other benefits, but did you know there
is a similar scheme for those who prefer to take the more leisurely cruise
option... read more
pleasures of cruising down the rivers of Europe
ahead for spring and summer holidays while it is still winter normally
brings to mind instantly scenes of sun, sand and sea. However, this
year it’s time to try something a little different.... read
for this summer's European river cruise
it is still fairly chilly on the Costa del Sol in Spain, spring and summer
are on the way and I really need to get down to planning my European river
cruise. Prague has come to mind ... read
Ski Holiday in Austria - The White Paradise
experienced sliding on the ice with the skis on your feet? There must be
a very exciting feeling running through your veins as you swish through
the beautiful white velvety snow. Skiing is considered as a winter sport,
but for me, it is an extension of one's personality and lifestyle. Austria
offers an innumerable downhill and steep cross country tracks to accelerate
the adventure that you are looking for.. read
Type of Accommodation Should I Choose on My Skiing Holiday?
the power of online travel portals such as MountVacation, those perfect
slopes are literally only a click away. Still, it is just as important
to appreciate that you will also be presented with a number of options
in terms of accommodation... read
off the beaten path in fascinating Oman
you are looking for a Middle Eastern destination with a difference, Oman
is a fascinating and welcoming country, just waiting to be explored.
While up until 1970, the country was considered to be under-developed and
not really available to the outside world, both education and tourism have
taken off in Oman, making it an ideal and exciting location to visit...
of the more unusual attractions in Australia
travelling Australia there are many fascinating places to see and things
to do. What with the Great Barrier Reef, exciting modern cities like Sydney,
the endless Outback there are many great places to visit, but there is
a more unusual side to Australia too... read
destinations to visit in New Zealand
lovers of the more unusual spots, New Zealand certainly has its fair share
of weird and wonderful places to visit, from the tragedy of Farewell Spit,
to the strange Devil’s Bath, artistic toilets and so much more between...
YOUR WAY AROUND THE WORLD ...