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Where to stay in Rome?

All of us, traveling on my own, trying to settle down so that it is as close as possible to reach the famous sights of a country. However, very often in this location have to pay twice as much. But it is not necessary to settle so close, the main thing – to let the places you could easily get. In this paper, we pay attention to Rome, or rather the places where you can settle tourist.

Rome

Rome

We will start with the fact that remember where most desire our (and our) fellow – this area of ​​the Colosseum, Venice, the Roman Forum, the Spanish Steps and Trevi Fountain area and the Pantheon. They are all in the heart of Rome, therefore, here are the most expensive rooms in hotels, “biting” prices for rental housing and restaurants, as well as a huge number of tourists (even develops a feeling that they are not guests here, and the Romans). more »

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How to rent a house in Thailand? Part 2.

Thus, from the last part of the article, you learned about all the pitfalls of the rental process in Thailand. It’s time to find out, how is it to rent a house in the country. And it can be done in three ways: through a local newspaper, through a local real estate agency or through independent research. Consider each of these methods in more detail.

Search rental housing through the local newspaper
As the name implies, the essence of this method is to purchase a local newspaper there and finding the best one for life. For example, in Phuket – a newspaper «PhuketGazette» (she, by the way, there is even an electronic version, though ads in the paper and electronic versions are different).

Newspaper «PhuketGazette»

Newspaper «PhuketGazette»

    Pros:

  • can be found pretty cheap housing options which agency you in your life does not offer
    Cons:

  • possible translation difficulties and finding most of these ads
  • many ads are no pictures, so go to the countryside still have something on, so that this method can be well combined with independent local search

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Sightseeing tram in Vienna

We are confident with any city in the world can be found on their own, just need to want it. And in Vienna for this all conditions. That there is only a visiting card of the city – sightseeing tram. About him now will be discussed.

Normal and sightseeing trams

Normal and sightseeing trams

Sightseeing tram in Vienna, on it you will see the words «RingTram» 25 minutes will show you all the main attractions of this great city: and the Vienna State Opera and City Hall, and City Theatre, and the Houses of Parliament, and the Prater amusement park, and the Hofburg Imperial Palace, and the Stock Exchange, and the embankment of the Danube. At the same time on any of these stops can get, and then continue your hike. more »

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How to rent a house in Thailand? Part 1.

Independent travel planning, every tourist almost immediately faced with the question of finding housing. Quite often it is easily solved – the reservation for your selected hotel. However, not all countries located in the hotel justified, but somewhere they all are relatively rare. No matter why you have decided to have her own, even if rental housing in Thailand, we will tell you how to do it. However, before we proceed to the issue, I would like to tell you some of the nuances that are directly related to it.

Apartment rentals in Thailand

Apartment rentals in Thailand

So, all rental housing in Thailand is divided into two large groups: those with long-term leases (longterm) and short (shortterm). Under the long term here means the period from six months. And by the way is this “longterm” are usually much cheaper “shortterm”. more »

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