arrive and revive. German Version / Deutsche Version:

Climate Change Melting Austrian Alps

By the end of the century, Austria's average temperatures could soar by 3.5 percent, the report states. However, the World Wildlife Fund has warned winter holiday-makers aren't the only ones who could soon feel the heat. “Glacier recession has led to …
Read more on teleSUR English

Ski Saalbach: resort guide

Saalbach is more convenient than most Austrian villages, with lifts into three sectors of the slopes starting close to the traffic-free village centre; the result, if staying centrally, is near to an ideal blend of Austrian charm with French …

Singers set date for Fall Song Fest

As Oktoberfest is really a Bavarian or Austrian holiday, there's good reason for the Freedom Singers to include some of their favorite Viennese melodies in their forthcoming program. They love the lilt of “Merry Widow Waltz” and the elegance of “Vienna …

Missa In Illo Tempore for 6 voices, a-capella: Kyrie

Price: $ 0.99

Ibiza is a beautiful island and it’s not hard to see why Ibiza is one of the top summer hot spots for British tourists. Although famous for its clubbing, the…
Video Rating: 5 / 5

National Liquor Days Are a Joke

Since 1995 the president can proclaim holidays, but most are created by “national organizations that use their observances for public outreach and to plan specific events.” The holidays make it in Chase's guide “based on the authority of the …
Read more on Daily Beast

Stories for the Holidays

When I opened Lesli Koppelman Ross's book "The Lifetime Guide to the Jewish Holidays" (full disclosure: she is a dear friend), I found to my delight that in her treatment of each holiday's observance, she includes a section on stories for the occasion …
Read more on Sun Sentinel

Spain city breaks: Barcelona knows the art of a good weekend

Catalonians live for the weekend, which means that a Friday or Saturday night out lasts well into the following day – and beyond. For some peace and quiet in the mornings, the lofty Hotel Arts on the seafront keeps you away from the throng, but is …
Read more on Daily Mail

Rick Steves' Snapshot Sevilla, Granada & Southern Spain (Rick Steves Snapshot)
You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really need to know when traveling in Sevilla, Granada, and Southern Spain.

In this compact guide, Rick Steves covers the best of Granada, Sevilla, Córdoba, Andalucía, and Spain’s souther


Video displaying an awesome holiday in Algarve, Portugal in July 2011.
Video Rating: 4 / 5

Madeira's origins: a happy accident

Port and sherry lovers are quick converts to this Portuguese delicacy. … These wines are all wonderful for the holiday season and have myriad flavors, including cinnamon, maple syrup, citrus, wood and cloves, along with firm acidity and maritime …
Read more on U-T San Diego

Luxembourg teenager killed in holiday car crash

A teenage girl from Luxembourg has died in a road traffic collision while on holiday in Portugal, the Portuguese press has reported. According to the Portuguese daily Correio da Manhã, the 16-year-old Portuguese national, who had been living in …
Read more on Luxemburger Wort – English Edition

How to save money when booking your holiday

A recent survey by the Post Office suggested that Bulgaria is the cheapest destination for Brits, followed by Turkey, the Costa Del Sol, the Costa Blanca, the Algarve in Portugal and Cyprus. Prices in these destinations can be less than a fifth of …
Read more on Aol Money

Izmir video – holidays in Turkey, pictures, beaches, weather, guide, tips, map. Alanya, Antalya, Belek, Bodrum, Cesme, Fethiye, …
Video Rating: 0 / 5

Should I rescue a stray cat on holiday?

With the British love of pets, and holidaymakers becoming attached to stray cats on islands in Spain and resorts in Turkey too, controls on bringing animals back into the UK are strict. For entry … Read our full guide to your animals on holiday · Win …

Why travel is better with a professional guide

My forthcoming novel, Nightingale, is far more powerful because I found a superior guide for Turkey, whose specialty is Gallipoli. He is not only intimate with the battlefields but his anecdotes were gold; he could speak with authority from Anzac or …
Read more on The Daily Telegraph

Find out what to do in Lakitira on a award winning Mark Warner holiday. British Travel Awards – Best Medium All Inclusive Holiday Company 2013. British Trave…

Greece Holiday Guides

German tabloid mocks UK tourists

David Barnish, 47, was awarded compensation last week for a holiday in Greece which he argued had been spoilt by the number of German tourists and the fact that all the activities were organised in the German language. Bild points out that Germans will …
Read more on Malta Independent Online