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Hotels in St. Ives, Cambridgeshire, UK

Hotels in St. Ives, Cambridgeshire, UK

The beach near St. Ives.waves on the beach near st ives image by Gail Oswald from Fotolia.comNamed after the Persian bishop, Saint Ivo, the town of St. Ives, in Cambridgeshire, England, lies on the shores of the River Great Ouse. It sits about 70 miles north of London, while 15 miles.........[Read More]
Luxury Hotels in Coastal UK

Luxury Hotels in Coastal UK

The Cornish coast offers spectacular seaviews.cornish coast image by David Paris from Fotolia.comFlanked by the waters of the Atlantic Ocean and the North Sea, the United Kingdom is surrounded by over 9,000 miles of shoreline. Pebble and sand beaches abound, and rolling seas provide the.........[Read More]
How to spend a day in Dingle, Ireland

How to spend a day in Dingle, Ireland

Millions of tourists visit Ireland each year---many of which kiss the Blarney stone and wind their way through Dublin's narrow streets. To experience both of these Irish charms is a gift but to miss out on the extreme beauty and delights of Dingle, Ireland, is a misfortune.Nestled on the southwest c......[Read More]
Wheelchair Accessible Accommodations in London, England

Wheelchair Accessible Accommodations in London, England

London is an ancient city dating back to the second century.London image by Ripa from Fotolia.comLondon is the largest and most populated city in the United Kingdom and is recognized globally for its leadership in the arts, fashion, music and entertainment. Within the city are many hotel.........[Read More]
Hotels in Bodmin, Cornwall, UK

Hotels in Bodmin, Cornwall, UK

The Cornish coast draws vacationers to the area.St Ives, Cornwall image by salty from Fotolia.comBodmin is a small town near England's south coast. It has a rich religious history and was sited in the Doomsday census book in 1089 as Cornwall's center of religion. Its main attractions for.........[Read More]
Hotels in Thornton-Cleveleys, United Kingdom

Hotels in Thornton-Cleveleys, United Kingdom

Thornton-Cleveleys is an area located in Lancashire, England.england flag.the flag of england. image by L. Shat from Fotolia.comThornton-Cleveleys is an area located in Lancashire, England. Comprised of the adjacent towns of coastal Cleveleys and inland Thornton, the area sits in the.........[Read More]
London Attractions & Museums

London Attractions & Museums

Tower Bridgelondon bridge image by Adkok from Fotolia.comClose to 15 million tourists visit London every year, and there's a good reason why London is year after year one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. Whether you're interested in art or history, sports or science,.........[Read More]
Hotels in Royal Leamington Spa, UK

Hotels in Royal Leamington Spa, UK

Royal Leamington Spa is located in Warwickshire, near Stratford Upon Avon.royal leamington spa warwickshire image by david hughes from Fotolia.comIn the 1800's, Royal Leamington Spa's fame came from the restorative properties of the mineral springs. Two hundred years later, the city,.........[Read More]
Cheap Hotels in Coventry, U.K.

Cheap Hotels in Coventry, U.K.

Coventry is in the heart of England.map of uk/ united kingdom and ireland/ eira image by L. Shat from Fotolia.comCoventry is located in the heart of England and is popular for its old architecture, stunning natural beauty and canal and river tours. It has several affordable hotels that.........[Read More]
Bicycle Tours in New England

Bicycle Tours in New England

Traveling through New England can be a fantastic trip via any means, but a bike trip is a special opportunity to experience the beauty of the New England states up close and personal. Whether it's a spring bike trip through the Berkshires, a summer bike trip through Connecticut or a fall.........[Read More]
Hotels in Gunwharf Quay, UK

Hotels in Gunwharf Quay, UK

Gunwharf Quay has varying lodging options for area guests.quay image by Vitezslav Halamka from Fotolia.comOffering 95 designer outlets, 30 bars and restaurants and bowling alleys, movie theaters and clubs, the Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth area is a popular destination for tourists and.........[Read More]
How to Apply for a Work Permit in the UK

How to Apply for a Work Permit in the UK

Securing a work permit in the United Kingdom is predicated on receiving a job offer from a UK employer that is willing to sponsor you. The UK Border Agency no longer issues work permits to foreign workers (with the exception of Bulgarian and Romanian nationals). Today, your employer must apply for a......[Read More]
Parts of a Carriage

Parts of a Carriage

You may have ridden in a horse-drawn carriage on a romantic outing or sightseeing tour. If not, you've probably seen a buggy in a movie or on TV. Carriages were a primary form of transportation in the United States in the 1800's and early 1900's, before the "horseless carriage" (or car) replaced the......[Read More]
Castle Ruins in Ireland

Castle Ruins in Ireland

Irish castlescastle. acre castle in israel image by L. Shat from Fotolia.comIreland is a wonderful country that offers visitors a variety of things to see and do. No matter what part of Ireland you visit, you're sure to see rolling, green hills with ancient castle ruins. If you're a fan.........[Read More]
Hotels in Dublin Near the Airport

Hotels in Dublin Near the Airport

Visit historic vessels in Dublin's Docklands area.Dublin image by momesso from Fotolia.comMost travelers who fly to Ireland make their arrival at Dublin International Airport, the busiest airport on the Emerald Isle. This airport serves the Greater Dublin area and provides flights to.........[Read More]
Hotels in St. Mere, Eglise

Hotels in St. Mere, Eglise

The shores of Sainte Mère Eglise in France are an indelible part of American military history. Home to "Utah Beach" where the D-Day invasion was launched, the modern Sainte Mère caters to American tourists with annual celebrations on the 6th of June. Whether you're a World War II histo......[Read More]
Backpacking Tours of Ireland

Backpacking Tours of Ireland

Backpacking gives travelers a unique perspective.woman with a backpack image by forca from Fotolia.comTravelers have long been fascinated by Ireland and its culture and beauty. Tourists visit Ireland and spend time in hotels, hostels, bed and breakfasts. They see the country in a variety.........[Read More]
Ficus Exasperata and the Newcastle Disease Virus

Ficus Exasperata and the Newcastle Disease Virus

A severe avian virus first appeared in Java, Indonesia and Newcastle-on-Tyne, England in the 1920s. Dubbed the Newcastle disease virus, this pathogen caused severe harm to agricultural poultry species by attacking respiratory, intestinal and neurological systems, resulting in death. This virus remai......[Read More]
How to Travel to Ireland on a Budget

How to Travel to Ireland on a Budget

Ireland is an island in the northern Atlantic Ocean. Divided between the independent Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland (which is officially part of Great Britain), the island is home to approximately 4,156,119 people (as of 2008). Known for its St. Patrick's Cathedral, Guinness beer and natio......[Read More]
Self Catering Cottages in West Cornwall, UK

Self Catering Cottages in West Cornwall, UK

Sandy beach in West CornwallSt Ives, Cornwall image by salty from Fotolia.comWest Cornwall is a popular holiday destination attracting surfers, sailors, artists and tourists keen to visit such landmarks as Land's End and St Michael's Mount or historical sites such as the tin mines. It is.........[Read More]