Archive for the 'travel tools' Category

Stagecoach Travel

Monday, December 6th, 2010

Talk about alternate travel options the stagecoach was just the way to do just that before the advent of railway transport (and everything which followed). For those trivia buffs, the term “stage” in the name of the mode of travel refers to the distance between stations along a route with the coach traveling in “stages” [...]

Top three GPS products

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

With so many navigation systems on the market, choosing one can be overwhelming. Most GPS products fulfill the same basic travel needs: however, it doesn’t mean they provide the same quality. We’ve compared the systems from different brands and made a list of the three most recommended navigators.Magellan RoadMate 1700The longest running company, Magellan has [...]

The travel apps

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010

Don’t have a GPS? Forgot your guide book? No worries, with today’s technology, there’s plenty of alternatives to finding your way around. If you have an iPhone or an iPod Touch, we’ve listed three of our favorite map and travel apps.Google MapsLocate your favorite eateries and stores, obtain directions, and get zoomed in images of [...]