Diving enthusiasts will be in for a treat this summer as the Bolongo Bay Beach Resort in the US Virgin Islands launches a fantastic Stay and Dive package.
The package is available for scuba diving holidays booked between 1st May and 31st August, 2012 and visitors can choose from a room-only or an all inclusive plan.
Divers will be able to enjoy scuba diving adventures with the fantastic package which includes a five-night stay in an ocean view room for two, two six-dive passes with the onsite St Thomas Diving Club, complimentary rental of scuba diving gear, and a complimentary cruise on the resorts 53-foot catamaran, Heavenly Days, with a choice of a half-day Swim with the Turtles snorkelling trip or the Sunset Harbour Cocktail Cruise.
During scuba diving holidays at the Caribbean diving resort, guests can also enjoy watersports including kayaking, sailing, paddle boarding, snorkelling, windsurfing, and exhilarating Hobie Cat rides.
The family-run Bolongo Bay Beach Resort on the island of St Thomas is a great place to learn how to scuba dive or discover the underwater world and the Caribbean Sea’s crystal clear waters.
The hotel has 62 rooms equipped with modern amenities including cable TV, an in-room safe, air conditioning, refrigerator, microwave, telephone and a coffee maker.
Facilities at the resort include a freshwater pool with swim-up bar, two beachfront restaurants, a fitness suite, tennis, basketball and beach volleyball amenities, and the PADI 5-star training facility – St Thomas Diving Club.
The Stay and Dive package costs $1,731 for room-only or $2,870 for the All Inclusive plan which includes premium drinks and a la carte dining.
The US Virgin Islands are a group of islands in the Caribbean with three main islands including St Thomas, St Croix, and St John.
While scuba diving in the Caribbean, divers can explore sunken wrecks, colourful coral reefs, underwater caves and walls. Visitors can swim alongside a cornucopia of spectacular marine species including octopus, seahorses, moray eels, Caribbean lobsters, spotted eagle rays and hawksbill, green, and leatherback turtles.
Popular diving sites in the US Virgin Islands include the Wit Shoal II, Coki Beach, Cow and Calf, Tektite, Carvel Rock, Cane Bay and Frederiksted Pier.
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The article basically revolves around the latest happenings of a developing firm and an investment firm looking to capitalize on the growing market for rental apartments in the Boston area especially.
There was a crowd packed inside the Project Place meeting room Thursday night to sit in and listen to the details of the National Developments revised plan to turn the former Boston Herald building into “Ink Block”. It is rumoured to be a $125 million mixed-use project that would encapsulate a total of 471 apartments, a supermarket, more restaurants and a mini-park. Around a quarter of the potential 471 apartments to be built will be made available for rent. This move is widely interpreted by many as a stepping stone for the firm to take advantage in rise in demand for Apartments for Rent Boston especially, as the city itself has a strong drawing power for apartment seekers mostly due to job opportunities in the area.
When interviewed, the architect remarked that although the building is in the planning stages right now, there are plans in place to make pedestrian connections so as to improve the overall street-scape of the area. Once approved by the Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA), National Development will begin the construction of four apartment buildings on the 6.2-acre site. Under the proposal the project would be built in phases and the firm would build a nine-storey, five-storey, and two eight-story buildings in total. The existing Herald building would be demolished; with the below-ground parking reserved for apartment dwellers.
The projects architect also said they intend to provide an “urban solution”, which basically involves the building of wide sidewalks and planting of trees. Additionally, stores would be built along the length of Harrison Avenue and Traveler Street. The purpose for such a move is so that it will make the streets much livelier and increase the human traffic flow. This would effectively create a connection between the South End and the Mass in Boston.
On the other hand, a Bahrain-based alternative investment firm has recently announced to the media of its plans to spend $250m this year to buy properties in the United States for its Gulf clients. When interviewed by the media on Sunday, the head of the investment firm told reporters that they have spent close to $200m the previous year to purchase properties that they have identified situated in areas such as Miami, Boston and Los Angeles.
The firm is also focusing on buying apartments to take advantage of lower home ownership and preference for rentals in the US, especially in the Boston area. Other than that, the firm is planning on buying offices close to hospitals and is active in the Texas area. The chief of staff at the investment firm remarked that the US currently represents 50% of the global real-estate market today, and is one of the best options around when diversifying your investments.
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Germany is a beautiful country and has plenty of fantastic tourist attractions. Visitors from all over the world travel to Germany to see architectural treasures and fascinating places of natural beauty. The most popular destination is Berlin, one of the most fascinating capitals in Europe. Many of Germany’s other major cities have proud histories as independent city states or as capitals of kingdoms in their own right.
With globalisation and greater affluence, an increasing number of Indian residents travel to Germany for business & leisure purposes. One of the most important things that an international tourist requires in his bag along with other items is a communication device. As roaming charges in Germany are very high, various telecom companies have come up with country-specific Germany SIM card for all Indians travelling to Germany. These cards save you from paying huge incoming call charges and help you make your all international calls at normal call rates.
In India, there are numerous companies that provide international mobile solution for frequent travellers. So if you are planning to visit Germany, don’t forget to buy a country-specific SIM card for Germany. You can contact companies like Matrix Cellular and get your Germany SIM card before departure. Matrix Cellularis one of the leading names of the Indian telecom industry. The country-specific SIM cards offered by the company allow all those travelling to Germany to access seamless connectivity throughout Germany.
Benefits of using Matrix Germany SIM cards
Whether you’re visiting the Brandenburg Gate or sailing down the Danube on a river cruise you can enjoy the following benefits with a Matrix German SIM card:
Post paid connection
Pre activated mobile number
Free incoming calls
Significant savings compared to using International Roaming
No need to worry about topping up prepaid cards or calling cardsNowadays, the company also provides country-specific Germany data cards for internet access while travelling Germany. This new data roaming service is specially tailored for business and leisure travellers looking for cost efficient data solutions. Under this new service, travellers can get a data card (dongle) on rent with a Matrix SIM card and data plan.
Matrix Data Cards have made it very convenient for you to connect to your email and internet as well as use video calling at mobile broadband speeds. Plug in to use the fastest available connection with mobile broadband speeds of upto 3.6 Mbps and avail the following benefits:
Convenient: freedom to connect; anytime, anywhere
Cost-effective: Economical than using Indian data cards in Germany
Various data packages to choose from
Avoid the hassle of finding to Wi-Fi zones in Germany
Excellent network connectivity
Billing in Indian RupeesCellular device compatibility
In order to use a Germany SIM card, one needs to have an unlocked cell phone. If you don’t have a global phone/unlocked device then you can rent the handset also. For this you may be required to deposit a security amount which is refunded when you return the handset.
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Fishing is a hobby suitable for everyone. You’ll see that aside from adults, children are trained at very young age to fish and bond with their families. And since Alaska is one of the best places to fish, many fishers are looking for the best Sitka Alaska lodge options suitable for their budget and group size if it’s a family activity. Sitka is one of the best locations for fishing in the area because of its water plus weather conducive to fishing. Because of its popularity, you’ll also find lots of lodge options that perfect for every need and with additional service you can enjoy while in the area. Here are some of the things you can expect by staying in their lodges. Quality accommodations for ever fisherman The top priority of these fishers is to find the best accommodation for their budget. Since it will serve as their vacation, they look for the most comfortable place where they can stay for days. In order to preserve the serenity of the area, most of these lodges built a smaller number of rooms unlike what regular hotels have. But aside from regular yet beautiful rooms or rest houses, they also offer luxury accommodations suitable for people who want to spend their money on accommodations with picturesque views and larger room sizes. Spa As mentioned above, these fishing trips to Alaska can be considered as vacation. Hence, they may also want to experience some pampering while in the area so these companies offer spa services like massage and other spa treatments. This will help you get comfort after fighting that large halibut that you’re deeming to catch. Relaxation is something you can obtain from this location. Gastronomic experience Didn’t able to catch that halibut and other fish species? You can try that the next day but for now, you can enjoy their restaurants that offer seafood dishes made from fresh fish caught daily. Now, you’ll be able to experience these meals prepared by gourmet chefs only for their guests. This will motivate you more to catch these fishes by tasting them through these restaurants. Superb fishing experience Of course, the main aim of you traveling to Alaska is to fish. Hence, you must get all the best services and equipment to help you fulfill this mission. They have updated boats with different equipment that will enhance your fishing experience especially it’s raining. Rain gears will be available for you to use for this type of scenario. Without a doubt, a Sitka Alaska lodge can offer you more than fishing because of their accommodation options. You can look and book them online for better value since you can compare their services and amenities.
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The Marco Ocean Beach Resort in Florida, has received the West Coast Florida 2012 Best of Weddings by the Knot, the leading online wedding planning website in the United States.
The awards were voted for by brides who have hosted their destination weddings at the idyllic beachfront resort.
We are honoured to have been selected especially since the votes are coming from the brides. The resort is a perfect place for a romantic beach wedding, commented Robert Fesik, the General Manager of the Marco Ocean Beach Resort.
The Four-Diamond, all-suite resort offers breathtaking views overlooking the Gulf of Mexico and four miles of pristine white sandy beaches.
Brides and grooms planning tropical weddings in Florida can choose from picturesque settings for the ceremony including the soft sandy beach, a covered terrace, or a grand ballroom. The resort caters for weddings of all sizes, from 10 guests up to 150 guests.
There are a range of wedding packages to choose from and the resort is offering a special reduced package for couples planning weddings in Florida this summer.
The package offers a ceremony at the reduced rate of $250; complimentary Gulf View Suite for the bride and groom on the evening of the wedding; discounted room rates for wedding guests; complimentary pre-ceremony lemonade and sparkling water; four-tray hors d oeuvres, a four-hour premium bar, salad and entres; and 10% off spa treatments for the bridal party.
The package is available for weddings booked between 1st June and 30th September, 2012.
The luxury resort is perfect for romantic beach weddings and couples can enjoy a wide selection of upscale facilities including a rooftop pool, whirlpool spa and sundeck; the Marco Beach Ocean Resort Spa with a wide range of rejuvenating treatments within eight treatments rooms, steam rooms and a sauna; a modern fitness centre; and an array of gourmet restaurants that offer a choice of international cuisine and sophisticated bars and lounges that provide a relaxing environment for cocktails.
Brides and grooms getting married abroad at the Florida resort can enjoy a variety of activities such as golf at the championship golf course in Fiddler’s Creek; tennis at a nearby complex; boat and fishing trips; tours to local attractions such as the Florida Everglades, Big Cypress National Preserve; and shopping at boutiques and galleries in nearby Naples.
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Searching for apartments in London? Worry no more your search ends here. Read this article and know everything that you wanted to know about apartments in London but did not know where to look for them. There is a long list of London accommodation equipped with the best-in-class luxury and comfort in a price range suiting your pocket.
Most of these Apartments in London are fully furnished and come with satellite television, air conditioning, luxury well-equipped kitchens and other elements of luxury and comfort that you can think of. Thoroughly serviced and cleaned at regular basis, these London serviced apartments are in the best of locations and ensure physical proximity to shops, malls and recreation centres. Catering to the needs of tourists and business travellers alike, these London serviced apartments would indeed become the ideal choice for many.
Starting from studios and one bedroom to spacious family suites equipped with all luxuries, these apartments in London come as self-sufficient homes and ready-to-move-in. These London apartments ensure all the contemporary amenities like designer living spaces and trendy bathrooms. Get the feel of Italy or the ambience of some traditional European city while sitting in one of these London apartments. Towels and linen, toiletries, tea, coffee, sugar, fruits and milk you get all in many of these self-sufficient homes. The luxurious ones also include the sophisticated showers, Jacuzzi bath and rooms with marble floors. Depending upon your needs and stay periods, these London apartments are offered both on long-term and short-term basis. The payment modes much like London hotels are user friendly and do take into account the convenience of customers.
Most of these apartments in London or hotel rooms however, prefer payments in UK Pounds. But they also accept Euros and US Dollars. The rates are typically based on nightly basis, but they also occur on pro-rated basis depending on longer or shorter stays. The rates follow the market standards and fluctuate according to the rule of demand and supply. Most of the London apartments ask for the payment at least thirty days in advance. The check-out time for most of these apartments is 11am while usually 2:00pm is the check-in time for a London accommodation. Another point of caution is that all apartments or London hotels do not offer a 24 Hour facility for Check-In. So do a slight research by visiting sites such as www.londonchoice.com before actually getting in into these London apartments. Plan your official visit or holiday in a manner that suits these timings.
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Delhi is the largest metropolitan city of North India. The capital is known for its world class accommodation facilities and warm Indian hospitality. Delhi has some of the best luxury hotels in India. Not just luxury hotels but the city offers accommodations that suit the needs of both luxury seeking and budget travelers.
Delhi has a plethora of budget hotels, family owned guest houses and Bed and Breakfast Inns that suit the pockets of leisure travelers who are on a shoe string budget. Bed and Breakfast Inns gained popularity in the city during the Commonwealth Games of 2010.
These Delhi Inns provide overnight accommodation for visitors in separate bedrooms in a family residence. Most of the B&B’s are located in residential localities. These perfect locations help the visitors to get the feel of the place and enjoy the local atmosphere. The visitors can also taste unadulterated local cuisine.
Delhi Inns also offer fair value for money and are comparatively cheaper than luxury hotels. The services and amenities provided by these Inns are at par with their luxury counterparts. These Delhi Inns also offer 24 hour medical service s and also accept credit cards.
Some of the good Delhi Inns also offer transportation to the tourist landmarks in the city and airport. Children are usually accepted without extra charge. A budget traveler can stay at B&B establishments And avail their comforts at economy. An up market tourist may also avail the luxury of the residence along with traditional warm Indian hospitality.
A budget traveler can be a student backpacker, young couples and senior citizens. Most travelers who are financially capable of spending more on accommodation stay in B&B’s as they prefer to savor the local environment which is not possible by preferring luxury accommodations. They prefer a home away from home atmosphere.
There are certain Delhi Inns situated in older royal residences that have been refurbished for the benefit of travelers. A visitor can therefore relate to the history of the place where he stays.
Delhi B&B Inns also hold a lot of benefits for the hosts as well. The owners of these Delhi Inns can make considerable profit by investing in these establishments. The Indian Tourist Board considerably promotes the development of B&B Inns as tourism is the major source of foreign currency revenue.
These Delhi Inns can be regarded as either primary or secondary sources of income and gives rise to entrepreneurship. Though B&B Inns are perceived as offering low cost accommodations, but some of them offer superior facilities comparable to luxury hotels.
The citizens o f Delhi can make profits by accepting foreign nationals as their guests and earn foreign currency revenue that is generally non taxable.
Our Hotel is Renowned Name When It Comes to Budget Hotels in Delhi. In Budget Hotels in Paharganj Our Highly Regarded Safety And Security Policies Have Given Us The Name of Safe of One of The Accommodation in Delhi.
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Athens Airport Hotels – Hotel Medusa
The seafront 3(***)star Hotel MEDUSA is located in Artemida, a popular Athens Airport Hotel on the East Coast of Attica washed by the Southern Eboan Gulf, 25 km East of Athens, only 6km from Athens International Airport and 3,5km from the new Exhibition & conference centre “Metropolitan Expo”. The hotel is open all year round and provides 12 twin bedded and 2 four bedded rooms (most of them with sea-view), providing all necessary amenities for our guests.
Take Advantage of our 2010 Special Offer
From 1st January 2010 – 31st March 2010 45 per night when you stay at least 2 nights!
For the summer period of 2010 we do have special rates, which you can find at Hotel Medusa’s page here.
Price includes a delicious breakfast but no transfer from/to Athens International airport.
Welcome to Medusa Hotel! Always Here to Offer You The Best Short or Long-Term, Vacation Experience!
If you are seeking to escape from the daily routine and constant strain, Hotel Medusa is the right place for you. Discover a little paradise in the area of Artemis (Loutsa): an idyllic hotel, which is the boast of this locality… You don’t want to lose this unique sunrise from the view of your room in front of the sea!
You will never be hungry here. Noon and night, our delicious dishes are waiting for you to taste them. We can take orders for people who have a special diet (vegetarians, children etc.).
Your coffee or beverage can be accompanied by one of the delicious, delectable desserts of our menu.
Hotel Medusa can also offer his 380 square meter restaurant accommodation for parties, seminars and special events during the whole year. Due to our very close distance from Athens International Airport, we can host almost any event you wish.
Upon request, we can always host your event really nice that fits your needs.
Hotel Medusa is the ideal destination for every season of the year and an opportunity for you to discover the beauty of Attica.
We are looking forward to seeing you…here in our nice family hotel.
2, Artemidos Avenue, GR-190 16,Artemis,Greece
el: +30 697 4733083
Fax: +30 22940-85.403
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Glasgow is now one of the leading cities in United Kingdom to do business, shop and dine that’s why millions of people visit this city every year. Dhr.com offers a wide range of hotels in Glasgow ranging from economy to luxury hotels. Get up to 70% discount on selected hotels at Dhr.com so make sure to check out the big sale to avail of great discounts. For those who are planning to visit Glasgow for the first time, it is best to find a hotel that has the perfect location and accommodation to have a hassle-free stay. Dhr.com highly recommends Thistle Hotel Glasgow which is located right in the heart of Glasgow and near the main business and shopping districts. This 4-star hotel has been in operation for almost 28 years now and has proven to be one of the leading hotels in the city center. Tourists would find convenience in their sightseeing as Thistle Hotel Glasgow is surrounded by some of the main attractions in Scotland including the Kelvin Grove Art Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art, Royal Concert Hall, The Pavilion Theatre, Princes Square and Hampden Park. Businessmen can easily attend conventions at the nearby SECC Glasgow and City Chambers while shopaholics can shop all they want at the streets of Argyle, Buchanan and Sauchiehall. For those who want to explore more of Glasgow, there are several railway stations near the hotel such as the Glasgow Central Station and Glasgow Queen Street railway station. There are 300 glamorous rooms and suites available at Thistle Hotel Glasgow which are newly-refurbished and features hues of brown, burgundy, fuchsia and red, modern furnishings and the latest amenities including flat screen TV with free view, direct dial phone, work desk, air-conditioning, mini bar, coffee/tea maker, in-room safe, hairdryer, ironing set and trouser press. There are also 17 fully-equipped meeting rooms and a Grand Ballroom which can accommodate up to 1,500 guests perfect for bigger events such as wedding and corporate parties. Guests of Thistle Hotel Glasgow have the privilege to use the amenities of the prestigious Otium Health & Leisure Club which consists of state-of-the-art gym equipments, indoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, steam room and sun bed. After a long day of sightseeing and working, guests of Thistle Hotel Glasgow can choose to indulge in authentic British and European cuisine at Annlann Restaurant, have a drink and light snack at Cabin Bar or dine comfortably right in their own room anytime they want.
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Based on the idyllic Thai island of Koh Samui, Samui Holiday Villa Rental is a leading online gateway to villa and holiday rentals in a truly tropical paradise setting surrounded by mountainous jungles, coconut groves, fine, white sands and sparkling seas.
Offering various types of self-catering properties to suit all budgets and tastes, Samui Holiday Villa Rental’s portfolio of holiday rentals includes villas on the beach, hill-top villas with panoramic sea and island views, sea view properties, apartments and villa resorts around shared pools. The appropriately named ‘Exclusive Collection’ is a collection of truly luxurious rental properties which includes some of the most indulgent and opulent villas available for rent in all of SE Asia.
In addition to its extensive property portfolio, the company also offers an array of holiday rental services including villas chefs, car rentals, minibus taxis and concierge services. Villa chefs can be organized to cook your meals in the comfort of your chosen rental property or catering services organized for BBQs and parties. Pick up your car rental at the airport or choose to have it delivered to your accommodation. Concierge services offer day-trips and excursions that can be booked on your behalf with minibus transfer directly from your villa.
Samui Holiday Villa Rental also offers its own luxury, sea view villa for holiday rental. Peerapat Villa is a four bedroom villa located in Bangrak in the hustle and bustle of Koh Samuis popular northeast. The villa boasts stunning sea and island views, a private swimming pool and spacious tropical gardens with the convenience of being located only 1.0 km from Bangrak Beach and only 5-10 minutes drive to neighboring areas of Chaweng, Bophut and Choeng Mon. The villa is built over two levels with spacious covered patios, floor to ceiling windows to maximize the views and folding, sliding doors which allow both exterior and interior living to blend together perfectly. Equipped with two, larger master bedrooms and two guest bedrooms, Peerapat Villa sleeps up to eight guests in complete comfort and is just perfect for groups of friends or families with children looking for that perfect tropical retreat.
If youre looking for more online information on Koh Samui holiday rentals then check out the Flash interactive Koh Samui map on the websites homepage and the truly interactive Villa Map and Guide which allows you to browse all holiday rental properties by location with full villa information for each individual property only a click away.
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