Affordable Car Rental in England – Renting a car in the U.K. can sometimes seem like a daunting process. It’s easy to worry about getting ripped off or being oversold. Because of this, you might decide to skip renting a car altogether, which can end up leading to a more stressful and complicated trip than necessary. Affordable Car Rental in England Whether you live in the UK or are visiting on holiday, read on, and we’ll show you the best money saving tips that you need to know when it comes to renting a car anywhere in the U.K. Compare Services Online Nowadays, it’s easier than ever to check prices of multiple car rental companies at the same time. By using UK no 1 comparison services, you can compare over 500 suppliers at the click of a button and save significantly. Keep in mind that many times when you pay … Read more
Staying in Shape While Travelling – If you are a fan of fitness and are always on the move because of work or leisure, then there are some activities you can perform to keep fit ahead of arriving at your destination. If you happen to be enthusiastic about working out, you will find the drive and commitment necessary comparable to running a profitable company. If you wonder about whether it is possible to travel the world and still maintain a healthy body, you should be reassured that you do not have to compromise your fitness to travel. Getting More Exercise on Your Holiday Staying in Shape While Travelling the World Here are some tips on how to stay in shape by fitting in workouts and utilizing all available options while travelling by air, land or water. Review of the Best Travel Yoga Mats Always Travel Prepared Most people who travel … Read more
Least Crowded National Parks, There is much to see and explore in our mighty United States, and visiting national parks tops my list. My top five picks among the least crowded US national parks are no less worthy of visiting than the big Y’s: Yosemite and Yellowstone. They are simply more remote than the top US national parks, perhaps smaller, or in some cases, vastly larger and often harder to access. What does this mean for the adventurous traveler? Jasper National Park ~ A Place to See Incredible Wildlife Plenty of unspoiled landscape, unmarred views, and lots of room to roam. The Best of the Least Crowded National Parks Lake Clark National Park and Preserve, Alaska Lake Clark National Park is teaming with volcanoes, waterfalls, rivers, and glaciers. While most visitors come in the summer months when ranger headquarters are staffed, it is open year-round. Top activities include kayaking the … Read more
Learn all about hypermiling with this extreme guide. We are taking advantage of a long holiday weekend by hitting the road. Our plan is to drive to New York from our home base in Washington, D.C. With gas prices still so high, I’m especially eager to do whatever I can to improve my gas mileage for the drive up to New York (we’re driving instead of $1 busing because we’re taking our dog) via Extreme Hypermiling. So, I spent (way too much) time perusing my way around the internet, reading every article I could find on the subject of “Extreme Hypermiling” For those of you unfamiliar with the term, Wikipedia says: “Extreme Hypermiling are drivers who exceed the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimated fuel efficiency on their vehicles by modifying their driving habits. The term ‘hypermiler’ originated from hybrid vehicle driving clubs and Wayne Gerdes [who coined the … Read more
Partly because my last book review post Eat, Pray, Love Quotes was well received and partly because selfishly I want to have my notes from this book in one place for a reference I pulled together my favorite quotes from In Defense of Food…. But I contend that most of what we’re consuming today is no longer, strickly speaking, food at all, and how we’re consuming it — in the car, in frongt of the TV, and increasingly, alone– is not really eating, at least not in the sense that civilization has long understood the term.” “But who knos what else is going on deep in the soul of the carrot.