Our Oia Accommodation at the Aegeas Traditional Houses

Oia Accommodation Review - Aegeas Traditional Houses: After a month-long frantic travel schedule around Spain and Turkey, Santorini was our R&R stop for a week. During our last Santorini holiday we stayed in Fira and visited Oia to catch its famous sunset. This time around, we chose Oia as … [Read more...]

Currency for Estonia: The Euro

Currency for Estonia (EUR) : Estonia has a New Currency as of January 1, 2011: Estonia became the 17th member of the Euro-zone on January 1, 2011 and so from this date the Euro replaced the Kroon as the currency for Estonia. Estonia's eight Euro coins (1, 2, 5, 10, 20 and 50 cent, €1 and €2) … [Read more...]

Hand Luggage Allowance on British Carriers

Size and Weight Limits for Hand Luggage on British Carriers: Airlines, especially the budget airlines are merciless when it comes to charging for your luggage.  Although most have a luggage allowance of 20 kg for check-in bags, many now raise revenue by charging a fee for checking in your luggage … [Read more...]

Alveston Manor Hotel – Stratford-upon-Avon

Review of Our Stay at the Alveston Manor Hotel : Our hotel in Stratford-upon-Avon was the Macdonald Alveston Manor Hotel which is about a 10 minute walk from the centre of  Stratford-upon-Avon. This hotel is set in beautiful grounds and has a restful feel about it. Our room was a nice size, but … [Read more...]

Treliska Guest House – St. Ives

A Review of Treliska Guest House in St. Ives: St. Ives offers a good range of hotels, guest houses and B&Bs and for our stay in this town we wanted a place that was in the town centre.  Treliska's website was one of the few that caught my attention and it gave good vibes. The breakfast menu … [Read more...]

Killarney Towers Hotel & Leisure Centre – Killarney

A Review of Killarney Towers Hotel & Leisure Centre : Killarney Towers Hotel is a three-storey modern hotel in the heart of Killarney city. It is very convenient to the many restaurants, pubs in town and the shopping area. We had a triple room so there was plenty of space to spread out, quite … [Read more...]