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4 Last-Minute Olympics Accommodation Ideas
British Isles / Budget Travel / Hotels & Accommodations / Olympics / Travel News

4 Last-Minute Olympics Accommodation Ideas

Some events are called “once-in-a-lifetime” for a reason. The Olympics are a little over three weeks away, but it’s still possible to experience the 2012 Games. And you can do… Read More…

Olympics 2012: Could London Lose Money from the Games?
British Isles / Europe / Hotels & Accommodations / Olympics / Travel News / Travel Tools

Olympics 2012: Could London Lose Money from the Games?

The spotlight is on London this summer, but some of the most interesting information comes when you crunch the numbers behind the Olympic Games. We asked Elena Strapkova to weigh… Read More…

Travel Tip: Free & Affordable 2012 Olympic Events
Adventure Travel & Sports / British Isles / Budget Travel / Culture / Olympics / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Free & Affordable 2012 Olympic Events

Think Olympic tickets are too expensive to be within reach? Think again. There are actually a number of free and cheap ways to experience the Games in London…if you know… Read More…

Travel Tip: Olympics 2012 Travel
Adventure Travel & Sports / British Isles / Europe / Olympics / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Olympics 2012 Travel

Say you score tickets to the Olympic Games in London this summer. That’s great news, but are you prepared to deal with finding a place to stay? I’ve got some… Read More…

Video Travel Tip: Olympic Planning
British Isles / France & Belgium / Olympics / Video Travel Tips / Videos

Video Travel Tip: Olympic Planning

The Summer Olympics 2012 in London are just around the corner, and it’s already time to start planning if you want to go to the prestigious games. It’s not always… Read More…

Travel Tip: 2012 Paralympics Tickets
Accessible Travel / British Isles / Olympics / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: 2012 Paralympics Tickets

Sure, all the buzz is about the Summer Games in London next year. But tickets are also going on sale for the Paralympic Games, which will take place the week… Read More…

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Travel Tip: Planning For The Summer Olympics

Now that Royal Wedding fever has cooled off, London is heating up for the 2012 Olympics. But even with high demand for tickets and expensive airfare, that doesn’t mean you’re… Read More…

London Summer Olympics 2012: Facts For Travelers
Adventure Travel & Sports / British Isles / Luxury Travel / Olympics / Travel News

London Summer Olympics 2012: Facts For Travelers

London Summer Olympics 2012: Facts For Travelers With Royal Wedding fever safely behind us, London is now gearing up for the 2012 Summer Olympic Games. Is it possible to score… Read More…

London Olympics 2012 Travel: Tickets, Accommodations, Transportation, Resources
Accessible Travel / Adventure Travel & Sports / British Isles / Olympics / Travel News

London Olympics 2012 Travel: Tickets, Accommodations, Transportation, Resources

Traveling to the Olympics is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. To ensure you have a gold medal time, start planning your trip now. Dena Braun-Rochwerger, The Fit Globetrotter, rounds up everything you… Read More…

Barcelona Art & Architecture Guide and Barcelona Hotels
Culture / Europe / Olympics / Spain & Portugal

Barcelona Art & Architecture Guide and Barcelona Hotels

Irvina Lew first visited Barcelona, Spain, during the 1992 Summer Olympics, and returned on another sporting mission: the announcement of an international sailing race between New York and Spain. In… Read More…

Olympics News, Arizona Nature & Arizona Travel Secrets – Hour 3 – PGW Radio
Olympics / USA / West

Olympics News, Arizona Nature & Arizona Travel Secrets – Hour 3 – PGW Radio

On Saturday, February 20, 2010, Peter was broadcasting from The Phoenician in Scottsdale, Arizona. Featured guests from this hour include: Mike Killeen, Olympic reporter for CTV, breaking down the top… Read More…

Vancouver 2010 Blog: Final Days in Vancouver
Adventure Travel & Sports / Airlines & Airports / Canada / Olympics / Winter Sports

Vancouver 2010 Blog: Final Days in Vancouver

It’s our final two days in Vancouver, which didn’t seem possible. We just got here! But that’s always the way it is. You arrive and relish the fact there are… Read More…

Vancouver 2010 Blog: Olympics Mittens & Olympics Souvenirs
Canada / Olympics / Shopping

Vancouver 2010 Blog: Olympics Mittens & Olympics Souvenirs

While standing in a long, long line to enter the Olympic superstore, Theresa Corigliano questions her sanity and ruminates on the hot-ticket tchotchkes of the 2010 Games. Yes, I want… Read More…

Vancouver 2010 Olympics Blog: Olympics Security, Currency & Access
Canada / Olympics

Vancouver 2010 Olympics Blog: Olympics Security, Currency & Access

In her next Olympic blog, Theresa Corigliano encounters the oddities of a heavily secured host city, and discovers a new kind of currency that only comes out at the Games…. Read More…