Budapest, Hungary – What to do in Budapest?

I was pleasantly surprised by Budapest, Hungary. There are so many historical landmarks within this city. The 2 mainre are 2 areas in Budapest which are separated by the Danube river. The land on the east side of the river is called Buda, and the west side of the river is Pest, creating Budapest. The cities became united in 1873, making the new name of the capital Budapest. At one point the Celts (people of the Iron Age) settled in Budapest, it was than later occupied by the Romans and then much later ruled by the Turks. Afterter the Ottoman Empire, the … [ Read more ]

Phuket, Thailand – What to see and things to do

Phuket, Thailand. I’ve lost track of how many times I’ve been. Personally, I enjoy Thailand because of it’s beautiful beaches, cheap scooter/motorbike rentals, daily foot massages, dining and fitness facilities. Phuket is Thailand’s largest island located in the south. There are 32 small islands off the coast of Phuket. The land is mostly mountainous with a mountain range in the west of the island, from the north to south and the west coast has several sandy beaches, whereas east coast beaches are often muddy. Gorgeous landscape for motorbiking in. You’re riding up in the mountains then dropping down Oceanside. The … [ Read more ]

Where To Stay In Dubai When Traveling for Business

There are so many areas to stay in Dubai! Where should I stay??  Dubai Creek? Deira? Downtown Dubai?? Al Barsha near the Mall of the Emirates?  Barsha Heights, Dubai Internet City, Dubai Media City, Dubai Marina, Jebel Ali Free Zone, Bur Dubai and The World Trade Center…. It’s a long list! Below is a recommended summary of hotels located in the areas listed above. Keep in mind, it can be relatively easy to get around in Dubai since taxis are quite cheap and the Dubai Metro is a great way of commuting. 1. Sofitel Dubai Downtown (5 Star Hotel) The … [ Read more ]