My husband Bill and I recently spent two years living in Germany, courtesy of the U.S. Army. We had a wonderful time and would move back again in a heartbeat. While we were living in Europe, we visited over a dozen countries. Back in 1997, I spent a month traveling around Europe by train using a Eurail pass, again, taking in a number of different countries in a very short period of time.
There is a taxi rank directly outside the arrivals area. On average you can expect to pay between twenty five and thirty euro to get from the airport into the city centre. Peak times can often be more expensive. Airport buses are also available into the city which cost between six and seven euro for single tickets. The cheapest option is the Dublin City Bus which costs two euro however this is certainly the slowest way of getting into the city. There is no train service from the airport.
Market Day – Every Wednesday and Sunday is market day in Benidorm. It is your chance to walk away with a whole lot of Spanish goodies at bargain prices. Leather jackets, shoes, table cloths, jewellery, craftworks, and ‘things-with-no-names’ that you may not find anywhere else in Spain can be found on the market stalls. It’s a real experience, and one that many consider unequalled in all of Spain.
Travelling with a smaller group of people, why not rent a 9-seater passenger van with 9 full seats. You are not familiar with driving passenger van, rent two smaller models.
If you buy a Global Eurail pass good for 30 consecutive days and you end up staying in one place for a week without ever taking a train, your pass will lose value. You might consider purchasing a Flexipass, which allows you to use your pass a certain number of times during a certain time period. You might also consider where you’ll be going. If you’re only going to be in Europe for two weeks, you won’t have time to visit 22 countries. You might choose to purchase a Europe Select Pass (used to be called Europass), which allows you to restrict your pass to a 3, 4, or 5 countries. You can save significant money that way.
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As I walked down the jetway, half full of relief and half full of pride and accomplishment, it was as if the record playing “congratulations” in the background had skipped. I spun around thinking I hadn’t heard correctly as the agent said, “I made a mistake. We only had two seats available.” Ugh. I couldn’t believe this was happening. The other passenger was at the end of the jetway and here we were, in limbo, with nowhere to go but back to the terminal. I felt like I was trapped. While he inquired whether one of us wanted to fly solo (NO!), I felt like I had just lost my get-out-of-jail-free card in Monopoly.
When we wanted to go to Maui we had the same issue. We kept calling and soon we got the booking we wanted. Now all we have to do is call the kids and see who can join us this year. We had the same experience when we went to Australia. We have always been more than happy with our accommodations. You may have to work a little harder to get your ideal vacations, but isn’t it worth it for the tiny sum you pay for your timeshare?