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Loch Ness in January

What to do in Loch Ness in January

Posted at:5 January, 2016 in Travel Tips

Planning on heading into the Highlands this January?  It’s not only the Monster you should be looking out for, but also some on these great events in Loch Ness in January! Burns Night January is the top Haggis munching month of the year… culminating in Burn’s Night on 25th January. On this date we celebrate our […]

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Rotterdam International Film Festival (IFFR) 2016

Posted at:29 December, 2015 in City guide,Festivals

From the 27th of January 2016 till the 7th of February 2016 is TIGER TIME again! Rotterdam is getting ready for its 45th annual Rotterdam International Film Festival. Try out the coolest FILM FESTIVAL in the Netherlands! IFFR (International Film Festival Rotterdam) is a 10 day Film Festival from the 27th of January till the 7th […]

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Money off beds in December and January in Cardiff

Posted at:14 December, 2015 in Special Events

Check out this deal for money off in December and January in Cardiff!

The High Atlas Mountains.

Tour of Morocco

Posted at:7 October, 2015 in Ambassador Blog

Sept 20 At 06:30, my phone alarm warned me that I had not slept enough.  ‘No rest for the wicked!’ they say… …I was in Equity Point’s reception by 06:50 and just after 07:00, seven of us were in a van for a tour of Morocco.  We would be visiting the High Atlas Mountains, and […]

On the way home for the day.

Equity Point Hostel in Marrakech Medina

Posted at:5 October, 2015 in Ambassador Blog

Sept 18 I went to check into my flight, through Air Morroc that would take me from Brussels to Marrakech… …As I got to the front desk the ladies behind the counter asked me if I had a return ticket.  I told them I was going to come back in five days.  A blonde lady […]

The camel seems to be giving its owner the silent treatment.

Abraham Tours: Fantastic Tours of Israel

Posted at:1 October, 2015 in Ambassador Blog

Sept 14: Tours of Israel I was up at 06:10 to get ready for a 07:00 tour of Masada, Ein Gedi, and the Dead Sea, organized through Abraham Tours (http://abrahamtours.com/)… …I had a quick Abraham Hostel breakfast, chased it down with some peaches, and I was on the bus by 06:59 with 11 others to […]

Now, that is funny.  It would be funny anywhere, but it is in Abraham Hostel in Jerusalem.

Abraham Hostel in Jerusalem

Posted at:29 September, 2015 in Ambassador Blog

Sept 12 (cont’d) The Pegasus flight out of Istanbul was about half full… …I was seated on the plane next to Rotem from Israel who was flying from Italy home and had a stopover in Istanbul.  I picked on her for a while.  She did not know what to make of me at first, but I […]

The Blue Mosque.

Hush Lounge Hostel in Kadikoy Istanbul

Posted at:25 September, 2015 in Ambassador Blog

Sept 10 It was a short flight from Athens to Istanbul.  Aegean Airlines fed me on the plane.  Awesome… …It has been a long time since I have not been on a budget airliner advertising perfumes and alcohol over the airplane intercom, so it was a real treat to have food delivered!  I seemed like […]

This is the view of Acropolis from the rooftop bar of AthenStyle.  Yea, I know....

AthenStyle Athens Hostel near the Acropolis

Posted at:15 September, 2015 in Ambassador Blog

Sept 7 I passed through airport security and headed for my RyanAir flight… …When I went to my assigned seat, a girl from Greece studying in London was right next to me.  She was on her way home to see her family.  We had a chat and she and informed me that Greece is about […]

Temple Bar.  Your ride home after to many Guinness.

Avalon House Cheap Hostel in Dublin

Posted at:11 September, 2015 in Ambassador Blog

Sept 3 My alarm went off at 04:31 to let me know that three and a half hours of sleep were clearly not enough… …but that I need to get moving anyhow!  So, I threw myself in the shower in an attempt to wake up as I was still very much asleep even though to […]

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