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Palma De Mallorca, Majorca - Tips For Travellers Podcast 190

Tips For Travellers

Release Date: 06/01/2015

Sneaking Alcohol On A Cruise show art Sneaking Alcohol On A Cruise

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I am not suggesting, or recommending, you should sneak booze on your next next cruising vacation as you could, in worst case, risk being refused boarding if caught. However despite this, there are cruisers who use surprising and unusual techniques to smuggle alcohol on to a cruise ship to avoid having to buy drinks on board. In this video I explore the different ways that people are using to sneak their alcohol onto their cruise ship.

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5 Ways A European Hotel Barge Cruise Is Better Than A River Cruise show art 5 Ways A European Hotel Barge Cruise Is Better Than A River Cruise

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Is a hotel barge cruise better than a river cruise in Europe? I explore 5 times, and types of travellers, where a European barge hotel cruise is likely to be the best way to cruise through Europe. River cruising in Europe has become very popular, but less travellers know there is an alternative way to cruise the European Waterways - hotel barges that cruise the canals and rivers of Europe. Discover if they are a better option for your European vacation

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How can you get free things on your next cruise, and get much more bang for your cruising bucks? I discuss the 6 main areas of cruise freebies that are available, if you go and ask for them or seek them out. They are not things that cruise brochures and websites usually reveal, or talk about. I tell you the things to focus on and how to get as many free things as you possibly can, including drinks, special food, gifts, spa treatments, better and improved cabins and more.

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What are the best European river cruise lines? I discuss the 6, based on my numerous river cruises through Europe that I recommend that you consider for your first or next river cruise in Europe. I review and discuss lines ranging from premium to more value, and those in between. These are the 6 best river cruise lines to consider. Which one sounds right and best for you?

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Should you cruise to Iceland? If you want to visit Iceland what are the pros and cons of cruising over doing a land-based visit. There are many good things about taking a cruise, and I explore the 6 best pros of cruising to Iceland before looking at the 3 top things you need to consider that may make a land-based trip a better option for you.

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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 Palma De Mallorca in Majorca.

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Palma is a magnets for the well-heeled and rich as well as mass tourists looking for a good value beach holiday. Located on Majorca, one of the Spanish Bealric islands in the Mediterranean off the coast of Spain, it is a handy few hours flight from most of Europe and growing as a stop on cruise itineraries. While it is not rich in museums, and attractions there is a good mix of outdoor activities, good food and enough diversions to make it a perfect holiday vacation or port of call on a cruise

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:
    • Castle Bellver
    • Bull Ring
    • Pearl Factories
    • Palma Cathedral
    • Almudaina Palace
    • Barrio Gotico
    • Dragons Caves
    • Marineland
    • Catamaran tour
    • Beaches

This episode is supported by "DK Eyewitness Travel: Cruise Guide to Europe and the Mediterranean". For more and to buy the guide click here