Europe has dozens of wonderful, history-rich locations that deserve a traveler’s time, resources and attention, but some of them have a certain something to them that makes them stand out, either due to their cultural advantages, or their incredible entertainment venues.
Rome’s strong point is definitely the overwhelming resource of architectural wonders. Most of them let you grasp at the glory of a larger than life empire and browse through the world’s main artistic periods just by walking down the street or driving around, using a cheap car rental, a common service in Rome (although most Romans nowadays will prefer the scooter or motorcycle to walk about town, as Rome is incredibly crowded during tourim periods – which account for most part of the year). …
Well guys, the title pretty much says it all, but let me give you a bit of depth and background story to the subject at hands. We’ve actually been cooking this new design for quite a while and to be frank, we’re more excited then ever about our soon-to-be major change in TravelGrove’s look and feel. Why? Well, Travelgrove’s our home and we’re hoping some of you guys will feel at home here (or at least feel like you’re staying in a 5-star guest house) and when you spend so much time in one place, you want to make your habitat as pretty as possible. In our “real life” homes we decorate, hang pictures on the wall and sprinkle the place with plants to cheer up the mood. In our virtual home, we have a much harder time, because the setting needs to be decorated pixel by pixel. …
San Diego’s bold statement of being “America’s finest city” might seem like an exaggeration at first, but to some extent it’s quite possibly the simple truth. The city actually got this nickname due to mostly two things: the incredible hospitality of its people (and anyone that ever set foot in that area will know that it’s not a simple urban myth) and its equally incredible climate. Now, I’m thinking, if you’re ever going to visit San Diego, be it for business or pleasure, you’ll be aiming to get a bit of both of its advantages. …
Howdy, fellow travelers!
In the past few months, you might recall we organized several contests where you could win some cool gadgetry, but this time we’re ready to take things up a notch. During the months of April and May, we’re going to hold a “most active Travelgrove member” type of contest and offer a sleek iPod Nano reward to he or she that proves to be an energetic contributor to our community. …