European Quarter in Brussels – Location of European Parliament

European Quarter Brussels is nicknamed the capital of Europe because of the location of the Park Leopold and NATO. While NATO is located about 30 minutes outside of the city, the European quarter is a substantial area of the city. Housing the European Parliament, Commission, and Council, on any given week day the European Quarter […]

Brussels Airports Guide

TO/FROM the AIRPORT Brussels Airport (BRU): This is the main Brussels airport. The cheapest way to get to/from the Brussels airport is the BUS. The line is number 12 on weekdays and 21 on weekends and nights. A one way ticket to and from the Brussels airport is 4 euro. At peak times, the bus […]

Transportation in Brussels – How To Get Around

Transportation in Brussels The city of Brussels is connected by a great metro/bus/tram system. This system starts working at about 6am and goes until midnight. On the weekends, night buses run until 3am and it’s always worth it to have a schedule/map just in case you are having too much fun to be at home […]

Travel Brussels Belgium W/ Lori

Many people overlook Brussels as well as Belgium in considering places to travel, however Brussels and Belgium should not be overlooked. While you won’t have a checklist of big name things to do in Brussels, it does offer some good culinary treats and a diverse crowd. The Basics How long should you spend in Brussels? […]

Gluten Free Recipes

There is much talk about gluten-free recipes and its impact on health. Gluten-free diets are recommended for those with celiac disease and wheat allergies. Here we will talk about some tasty gluten-free recipes to have you feeling better and healthier. Let’s start with breakfast. One gluten-free recipe is oatmeal. The ingredients are: 1/2 C oil, […]

Yahoo! Maps Web Service

Add geographically relevant content and easily embed rich and interactive maps into your web and desktop applications with Yahoo! Maps APIs. Pick your platform: Flash, Ajax and Map Image APIs Add your relevant content: Yahoo! Local listings, Traffic, Weather, Upcoming events, and even Flickr Photos. Yahoo! Maps APIs support the GeoRSS standard as well so […]

California Carnivores – Check Out These Carnivorous Plants!

Since 1989, California Carnivores has grown and sold the largest variety of carnivorous plants in the United States. From Venus flytraps to American pitcher plants, from sundews to butterworts, bladderworts to tropical pitcher plants, and so much more. All California Carnivores plants are commercially cultivated with perfect specimens for everyone from beginners to experts and […] Pet Airlines & Hotel Info

Traveling with pets? You’ve got a lot of planning to do – it may seem overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be; especially if you go to the right place for help. is your source for pet friendly accommodations and services worldwide. Search the database for pet friend hotels & accommodations Search by Country […] – Pet Friendly Cabins – Pet Friendly Beaches

Since 1992 Pet Friendly has served the various needs of traveling pet owners, offering, among other things, a constantly updated database of over 1,500,000 businesses categorized by countries, states, cities and provinces. Pet Friendly also has information for pet owners on pet friendly amusement parks, beaches, campgrounds, cruises, fishing, restaurants, and tours. Did you know […]

America’s Best & Bizarre Miniature Golf Courses – Mini Putt Putt

I have a confession to make….. I have never understood the fascination with golf. You wander around a park, whacking a little ball too far for you to even really see where it goes, and then you hop in a little car, drive to the next hole, and do it all over again. Pretty boring […]

JiWire Global Wi-Fi Finder – Find WIFI HotSpots In Your City

Wi-Fi is the fastest growing wireless connectivity technology in the world today. And no wonder, because Wi-Fi is everywhere! According to In-Stat, in 2007 there were nearly 300 million Wi-Fi enabled devices shipped and 1 billion are predicted to ship by 2012. Jupiter Research found that more than 20% of the U.S. online population currently […]

Check Out These Home Exchange & House Swap Services

When my parents went to Italy last summer they stayed in a home they had found through a home exchange site. The more I looked into it, the more I thought I was a really neat idea and a great way to see the world and still feel at home. If you don’t know, a […]

Vacation Certificates – Give Away Travel Certificates & Get More Business

There’s no word more pleasing to the consumer’s ear than ‘free.’ Add the word ‘trip’ or ‘vacation’ to it, and I guarantee you’ve perked the ears of many. What better way to attract new business and thank loyal clients than to present them with a Vacation Certificate personalized with your business information on it? Vacation […]

Real Estate Postcards For Marketing

Step outside of the postcard template box and take your real estate business to the next level by designing your own marketing materials using your own images and personalized text. Charlie Macaw Graphics doesn’t make cookie-cutter templates – they have styles. Choose from humorous, stylish, traditional, and just plain crazy designs all aimed to get […]

Real Time Satellite Tracking Via Google Mashup

REAL TIME SATELLITE TRACKING with N2YO is a really neat tool if you’re at all interested in space and the power of satellites. Here is your opportunity to track one or more satellites, and learn all you can about each one. First, check out all the satellites you can track in the different categories on […]

Arrange Your Vacation (Almost) Giving $500.00 Away

ArrangeYourVacation – A contest with a difference! How does winning $500 in a contest sound to you? ArrangeYourVacation, a leading vacation rental portal has announced an exciting contest with simple rules to follow that could fetch you an easy $500. In the two weeks since the contest’s announcement countless numbers of enthusiastic people have participated, […]

Viscape List Of Vacation Real Estate Twitter Profiles

Found this list of Twitter profiles on the Viscape Blog. Check em out! Here are my twitter profiles if you want to add me: – General info about me – New vacation rental listings on my site – Latest updates & news on the Vacation Rental Wonderland site.

How Much Can You Write Off On Food, Hotel And Travel Fees For Business?

Every area has what is known as a maximum per diem rate you can write off for mileage, travel, food, lodging, etc. Check the Office of Allowances web site for details on what foreign and domestic per diem rates are.

Where To Find WIFI Wireless Hot Spots

Here are a couple sites where you can find WIFI Wireless Access Hotspots: WiFinder Wi-Fi-FreeSpot The Wireless Database Project If you know any others please comment & let me know so I can add to this list. Another option to consider is connecting your laptop to your phone via a data cable or Bluetooth. Monthly […]

Vonage Voice Over IP

Several years ago I purchased the Vonage Voice Over IP telephone service and I have never looked back. For $24.99 a month I get unlimited local and long distance calling to the US, Canada, and Puerto Rico, plus FREE calls to land line phones in Italy, France, Spain, UK and Ireland. But that’s only the […]

How To Pass Gas Stations On Your Trip With An Auxiliary Fuel Tank.

When towing a trailer I sometimes get nervous about running out of fuel and end up stopping more often than I need to. I’d sure hate to run out of gas in the middle of the desert or in a snow storm. I decided to have an auxiliary fuel tank installed in my pickup truck […]