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My Holy Trip To Jerusalem

My Holy Trip To Jerusalem

One of the best aspects of traveling, is the opportunity to experience the vibrancy and diversity of local religions, traditions and cultures. Jerusalem provides many such opportunities. Craaaazy, loud and rude! The zen state of mind I reached in Mitzpe Ramon vanished the moment I stepped off the bus and into the holy city they call Jerusalem. Jerusalem is crowded …

36 Ski Resort Employers in USA Hiring Now

36 Ski Resort Employers in USA Hiring Now

Ski resorts are always hiring. Here is a list of 36 Ski Resort Companies that are hiring in the USA. Ski resort jobs often require little or no experience and pay from $25 per hour and upwards. Positions also vary from bellman, hostess entertainer, instructor, child minder, teacher, sales team, chef, mechanic and more so you can definitely find something …

My Hike Trip To Mitzpe Ramon

My Hike Trip To Mitzpe Ramon

On the edge of the Ramon crater, at a height of some 300 meters above it, sits the town of Mitzpe Ramon. This pleasant, quiet town, built in the landscape of the largest of the Negev craters, between paths and cliffs, mountains and springs, has recently become a thriving little tourism town. Mitzpe Ramon was founded in 1951 and it even …

My Trip To Eilat

My Trip To Eilat

They say that all the crazy people all move to Jerusalem and the crazier people move to Eilat. Eilat lays awkwardly in the crack between the borders of Egypt and Jordan. It is Israels southernmost spot and it looks as though it has squeezed itself in between and made just enough space to form a city. I walked the border …

Crossing the Taba, Egypt to Eilat, Israel land Border on foot

Crossing the Taba, Egypt to Eilat, Israel land Border on foot

Since the 2014 Taba bus bombing on a tourist coach, killing 4 – foreigners are crossing the Egypt – Israel border less and less It took about 20 minutes to cross the border from Taba to Eilat and I didn’t pay anything and it was a breeze compared to the nightmare border crossing I did on Africa’s most corrupt border …

Ultimate List of Cheap Airfare Sites

Ultimate List of Cheap Airfare Sites

This is the ultimate list of cheap airfare sites which can save you money for your current and future travel locally, internationally and globally TheFlightDeal.com – curated flight deals for travelers on a budget skiplagged.com – so good at finding cheap flights, they get sued by major airlines matrix.itasoftware.com – search the entire month to see when it’s cheapest to …

Websites For Booking Hotels

Websites For Booking Hotels

List of best online hotel reservation sites around the world. Which site you utilize relies on upon your style of travel, how much ahead of time you are reserving and where you are going. 4HotelsNow.com – Offers worldwide hotel accommodations from luxury to economy style properties. Accommodation Line – Worldwide online hotel reservation with emphasis on European cities. Search by …

List Of Hostel Booking Websites

List Of Hostel Booking Websites

List of Top Hostel Booking Websites Hostels are a great way of travelling as they are often cheap and you can interact, hang out and make friends with fellow guests who are staying at the hostel. hostelworld.com – the two leading hostel booking site since it merged with hostelbookers.com hostelz.com – Offers hostels in more than 54,178 listings in 9,534 cities tripAdvisor …

Travel Deal Sites

Travel Deal Sites

Discover deals from travel webistes which offer discounts and offers hotels (and packages) around the world. jetsetter.com – Hotel deals around the world groupon.com – Deals for hotels and all exclusive holidays/vacations. LastMinuteTravel.com – Last minute travel deals – airfare, hotels, cruises, cars, holidays/vacations. expedia.com – Find last minute holidays deals – Expedia offers special last minute travel deals as well as …

Hospitality Sites for Free Travel Accommodation

Hospitality Sites for Free Travel Accommodation

If you are on a budget, or want to experience a destination like a local you can stay with locals for free in their home. It may be a spare room, couch or a sleeping surface (floor, hammock..) but it a totally free exchange. You can stay for free a day or even for weeks. I host travellers at my …