I am concerned with spending a couple of months in Europe in September-November 2010. I’m not sure whether I will buy a mini camper van or a automobile or depend on buses and trains. Or maybe rent an condominium in a cool city for six-8 weeks. I funds again packed by means of Europe in 1987 and did a lengthy car camping trip through France within the mid-Nineteen Nineties. I would really like the journey to be economical (ie below 3K per 30 days) however I’m not up for the dorm hostel expertise. For instance, no dorms however I’m comfortable with sleeping on the ground of he ferry from Crete to Athens.
For those that arrive at their destination without reservations, there are hotel booking providers obtainable at most main train stations and airports. These reserving providers can normally discover you a place to remain, even if town could be very crowded. For this service, they normally cost a small price, either a set price or a share of the room cost.
Everyone who has traveled has a minimum of one or two horror tales to inform. From dropping a pockets or having it stolen, to spending a bit an excessive amount of on the roulette wheel, every seasoned traveler has skilled their share of vacation issues. The secret is to take these journey issues in stride, and never let them damage your lengthy planned vacation.
There is an enormous difference in the price of living within the eurozone despite the fact that they share the identical currency. It is widespread in clothing outlets for instance to see all the flags on the again of the label exhibiting all of them on the similar value aside from Spain and Portugal where it prices 10 -15% less as a result of in the event that they did not nobody would purchase it.
Eastern Europe is by far the most cost effective but also (in my humble opinion) has the least to offer. Croatia is just not as low-cost because it was 5 years in the past because it sadly became a bit ‘trendy’. Having mentioned that a nice journey is a circular path from Italy into Slovenia, Croatia, the again to Italy by way of the ferry from Dubrovnik which is an incredible city. You can add on Austria and Hungary as a northern extension or go to Greece from the southern half.