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Budapest, Hungary - Tips For Travellers Podcast 183

Tips For Travellers

Release Date: 04/13/2015

6 Cruises To Steer Well Clear Of (Podcast) show art 6 Cruises To Steer Well Clear Of (Podcast)

Tips For Travellers

6 cruises to avoid and steer clear of, when you plan to cruise again. Don't waste your money on any of these 6 cruises I am going to warn you about. When choosing a cruise to go on, you need to pick one where you will have the greatest chance of having an incredible experience, for all the right reasons.

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Cruises You Must Book Far In Advance (Podcast) show art Cruises You Must Book Far In Advance (Podcast)

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There are 9 cruises that you need to book way in advance to avoid disappointment later. Do not end up kicking yourself later by not moving fast and early enough to book any of these 9 cruises

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Cruising and Vaccine Questions (Podcast) show art Cruising and Vaccine Questions (Podcast)

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What is the latest on cruising and vaccines? Cruising vaccinations is a hot , and divisive, topic. Will you need to have a vaccine to cruise? What about people who do not want to be vaccinated to go cruising? There are 6 key questions that you should be asking and need to know about when it comes to cruising and vaccination. I explore what you should really be asking, what we know and what the answers are - and those that are still uncertain

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9 Ways You Could Be Banned As Cruises Resumes (Podacst) show art 9 Ways You Could Be Banned As Cruises Resumes (Podacst)

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Discover the 9 ways you can be banned from cruising. Cruise lines ban a surprisingly large number of people from cruising. And you will be surprised at how you too may be unwittingly, and easily, added to that cruise ban list. A cruise ban list that has also just longer due post-pandemic cruising rules.

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Why Cruising Is Not Being Unfairly Treated (Podcast) show art Why Cruising Is Not Being Unfairly Treated (Podcast)

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I explore why cruises have, and are, being treated differently to other travel? And look at if there really is a double standard, if cruising is being treated unfairly, or just about right based on what cruises and cruising is and is not. And why it may help cruising return and bounce back

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What To Do If Your CRUISE IS CANCELLED From Here On ? (Podcast) show art What To Do If Your CRUISE IS CANCELLED From Here On ? (Podcast)

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What should you be doing if one of this year, or next, cruises gets cancelled from here onwards? I discuss what you now need to consider and what you should be doing based on whether you have just paid deposit or the final balance. Things have changed and steps you may have taken with booking a cruise is different from just a few months, or even weeks ago.

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Want To Cruise In 2021? Why You May Be Going About It The Wrong Way! (Podcast) show art Want To Cruise In 2021? Why You May Be Going About It The Wrong Way! (Podcast)

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Do you want to cruise in 2021? I explore why you may be going about it in totally the wrong way. I discuss what I am doing to escape the on-going cycle of cruise booking, cruise cancellations, getting cancelled cruise refunds or cruise future cruise credit, and how you can ensure that you can go cruising in 2021 and be able to guarantee you will be on the first cruises that run when cruising resumes

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7 Reasons You Should Forget 2021 Cruises And Plan 2022 (Podcast) show art 7 Reasons You Should Forget 2021 Cruises And Plan 2022 (Podcast)

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Discover the 7 reasons you should be looking at 2022 and not 2021 cruises, including the surprising news that the cruise lines agree with this too! In this episode of Tips For Travellers, I look at why booking 2022 cruising vacations (or even 2023 cruises) and avoiding committing to 2021 right now and waiting, no matter how eager you are to go cruising, is your best bet by far.

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CHANGES TO CRUISING Staying Forever, And Which Will Not? (Podcast) show art CHANGES TO CRUISING Staying Forever, And Which Will Not? (Podcast)

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Has the pandemic taken the “fun” out of cruising forever? I explore which of the 13 big changes cruise lines have made to be able to resume cruising around the world, are here to stay. And which changes will be dropped as the risks from the pandemic eases., and answer the question - will the changes being made to cruising take the fun out of cruising for ever.

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Royal Caribbean Cruise Line: 5 Need-To-Knows And Watch-Outs (Podcast) show art Royal Caribbean Cruise Line: 5 Need-To-Knows And Watch-Outs (Podcast)

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Royal Caribbean is the world’s second largest cruise line (based on number of passengers). I explore what you need to know and some key watch outs if you are considering cruising with Royal Caribbean. I discuss things like what a Royal Caribbean resort cruise ships is like, what their best and worst features are, who they are best for, what sorts of cruise cabins and suites you can expect, their destinations and ports and more. The most important things you need to know about Royal Caribbean cruises

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Gary Bembridge of Tips for Travellers shares observations, tips and advice on must-see and must-do sights and attractions for visitors for visitors to Budapest in Hungary.

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Budapest is a gorgeous feast of grand buildings. It looks like it has stood grandly for an eternity. Both sides of rive Danube that run through the city are UNESCO World Heritage sites due to the stunning buildings. Even more remarkable when you discover that most of city, including the huge and impressive palace high on the hill overlooking the river, was destroyed in World War II and has been recreated.

This show covers among other topics:

  • Observations
  • History
  • General tips for visitors
  • Best time to go
  • Getting there and getting around
  • Must-do things to see and do including:
    • Hero's Square
    • Museum of Fine Art
    • City Park
    • Houses of Parliament
    • House of Terror
    • Central Market Hall
    • St. Stephen's Hall
    • Baths
    • Castle Hill
    • Buda Castle
    • Matthias Church
    • Fisherman Bastion