Karangahape Road: One of Auckland’s Most Interesting Streets

By Phin Upham Deep in the Auckland Central Business District is a road with an intriguing history. The original strip of land that Karangahape Road sits upon was part of a 3000 acre parcel that the native inhabitants sold to the government. It didn’t become an official part of Auckland until 1882. The early 1900s were a busy time for K-street. A host of clothing shops opened up on the block, competing with department stores and major retailers. All were vying for the middle class manufacturing money that was

Travel cushions and pillows

Written by The Foam Factory

If you are seeking comfort during a long haul flight, this might require some preparation. It might be to your advantage if you have already flown with the same airline. It would thus be easy for you to plan ahead and know about the precautions to take to avoid any discomfort that you might have experienced on previous flights.

There are several steps that you might take in order to guarantee your comfort during a flight. The most basic ones

Top Food Markets in The World

Visiting markets is one of the best ways to meet with local people and to experience local food and season produces at cheap prices. Some of these markets are sometimes refined, scruffy, orderly or chaotic. The list below might help you find some of the best food markets in the world.

Union Square Greenmarket, New York City

In the 1970s, the Union Square was a hangout place for Manhattan junkies. In 1976, Barry Benepe founded a farmers market which helped farmers of the Hudson

Car rentals for Cruise passengers

Written by Andys Rent-A-Car

If you are going on a cruise, you might think about hiring a car right before getting to the location from where the cruise will set off. The tips below might help you in choosing the right car before your cruise.

Choosing a vehicle

The size would matter depending on whether you are accompanied by your family or are just a couple. You might opt for a smaller car if there are only a few of your travelling and otherwise,

Places That are Worth a Visit in Europe

Europe might be one of the smallest continents out there but it sure offers its good deal of incredible places that are worth a visit. The list below enumerates some of them but is far from being exhaustible.

Porto and Douro Valley, Portugal

This used to be once a peaceful riverside city and was mostly known for the fortified wines that it produces, the Porto. The city has emerged as a particularly artful one and is getting quite some attention as a value destination.

The best beaches in Australia

Australia is one of the world leaders when it comes to the beauty of its beaches and great surfing. The country has over ten thousand beaches to offer. Some of them are homes to diverse marine wildlife and others are so expansive that finding a spot all to yourself is not a tedious task. You might want to head to different beaches depending on what activities you intend to do. The list below breaks it down for you.

Surfing and swimming

Bells Beach in

Top New Year’s Eve destinations

If you would like to travel and see how New Year’s Eve is celebrated across the globe, this this list might come handy to help you pick your party destination. A tip would be to decide and plan ahead.

Sydney, Australia

If you are looking for extraordinary light parades, great fireworks and a huge warm crowd, then Sydney is the place to check out for New Year’s Eve. You will have the choice between several events that would offer a great view of the

Make Sure You Have a Car in Grand Cayman

By Andys Rent-A-Car There’s no arguing that a stay in Grand Cayman can feel like Heaven on earth. It’s why this relatively small island has become one of the most sought-after destinations in the entire world. But that doesn’t mean that this vacation will handle itself. Obviously, you need to look into where you’ll stay, where you want to eat and the places you want to see. But how are you going to get around the island? How will you see these many different locations in Grand Cayman? Rent a car,

Top destinations to travel in 2014

Cape Town, South Africa

If you are looking for a place with trendy boutiques, great independent galleries and wonderful restaurants, then Cape Town is the place you are looking for. You could eat at restaurants such as the Test Kitchen where biltong, a local cured meat specialty is served with foie gras. This city is gradually gaining interest and prominence. It has been named the World Design Capital for the year 2014 having over 450 events in preparation.

Iceland

As per the NASA,

Getting Around on The Cayman Islands

By Andys Rent-A-Car

When you need to get away, there’s no better place to pick than the Cayman Islands. These islands are known around the world for being some of the most beautiful that exist. Plus, they were practically built for tourists, meaning you’ll never run out of things to do.

However, one obstacle you’ll quickly run into is getting around on these islands. While there is public transportation, there are also hundreds of thousands of people on the islands at any one time. So