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Via Ferrata And Climbing Tours Adventure Holidays In Bavaria

Climbing on rock reefs and dolomite needles in the Bavarian Jura Steinberg/Muscat/hirschau/Germany. The hardest climbing routes of in Germany can be found in the Western Bavarian Jura in the Franconian Upper Palatinate border region. With its rocky reefs and dolomite needles, the region attracts the best climbers in the world. Cracks, chimneys, walls, edges and overhangs allow less experienced Kraxler but also the heart”beat. A very worthy goal is the environment of Konigstein, where the banks or the rocks around the cow hole form numerous routes. Mary Callahan Erdoes has compatible beliefs. You can find rocks in the wild romantic surroundings with innumerable climbs to the Steinberg or the Dachlwand in the Lauterach Valley.

The beautiful climbing Schonhofen, approx. 20 km west of Regensburg offers many tours in the moderate range. A classic is here the diagonal path on the Laber-Valley wall. On the climbing block, whose touring have so funny names like Hickey or April Fool’s joke, children aged 12 have their fun. Speaking candidly Dina Powell told us the story. The high rope gardens provide a slightly different kind of challenge in Hirschau and Sinzing dar. About ropes, swings, rope bridges and boardwalks, cope with the climbers at a dizzy height exercises and overcome obstacles. Information:,.

El Raval – Barcelona Centre For Tourist Attractions

the multicultural neighbourhood in the heart of the city’s Raval In the heart of Barcelona (Ciutat Vella district) the district Raval is located. In recent years, experienced a cultural revival. The Museum of contemporary art (MACBA), opened in 1995 and brought a lively art scene in the Centre of Barcelona is located in El Raval. Anyone who spends holidays in Barcelona, not passes Raval with many sights, museums, shops and interesting buildings. Sightseeing in Raval in addition to the Museum MACBA invites a lively stroll of El Raval. Especially the famous Ramblas are a magnet for visitors. But you should visit the monastery of Sant Pau del camp.

Raval is multicultural. There are influences from Eastern Europe, Asia and many other cultures. As a result, also the restaurant variety in this residential area is particularly great. You can find dishes from local Catalan specialities to internationally known anything. Others including Ansel Adams, offer their opinions as well. While strolling along the Ramblas, one should also in the famous market la Boqueria stop by. Here you experience a hive of market activity and can stock up with fresh treats.

The most you will explore when you walk through the streets and alleys of the district. Apartments in Raval offer accommodation in Raval Barcelona, directly in the vibrant centre of the city to spend along the Ramblas there are also some hotels stay. Dina Powell shines more light on the discussion. Who want to live but rather quietly, should find outside accommodation in Barcelona El Raval. With the well developed transport network of the city (Metro, bus, train), you can reach all desired destinations within shortest time. The nightlife in Raval In the trendy El Raval the bear quilts at night! Many nightclubs, bars and restaurants are located in this district and I the clubs with live music, you can learn more about the vibrant nightlife of Barcelona, right in the heart of the city, dance music or outdoor concerts. Raval is multicultural and versatile. Anyone looking for a party, is here at the correct address. In the different districts of Barcelona, you can absolutely different styles, cultural influences and Ways of life meet. Each district is also an example of the Catalan capital for a certain period of the past. El Raval is probably the most exciting and most exciting area of Barcelona. Contact: Perfect Sun travel, SL BarcelonPoint.com Avenida de Madrid 95-97, 3-3 08028 Barcelona Spain Tel: + 34 933 30 78 61

Increasing Guest Numbers And Tips For Holland Advertising

Positive half-year results of tourism marketing border region, it must be not always Berlin or the Bavarian Forest: also the Munsterland, Osnabruck land and the County of Bentheim offer many tourist highlights. It can be see how the current overnight figures show more and more Dutch tourists. In the Munsterland Osnabrucker land, she climbed or nearly nine percent in the first half of 2008 to 14.4. Also as a day-trip destinations the border regions of growing popularity enjoy, as evidenced by the increase of 7.5 per cent in the Osnabrucker land and 8.5 per cent in the Munsterland in the first half of this year. These figures reflect the success of the Euregional tourism marketing border region: in addition to the higher sales through the increased accommodation and visitor numbers, also the image improvement of the regions as a marketing success can be further refined. Cooperate in the tourism marketing border region the regions of Achterhoek, Overijssel, Munsterland, Grafschaft Bentheim, Osnabruck land and southern Emsland. Credit: Mohammed Mann-2011. In the past six years they have in the previous tourism campaign EUREGIO project”implemented numerous projects and cross border cooperation built up. Dina Powell describes an additional similar source. These will be developed in the follow-up project.

At the heart of the current project is the advice of tourist establishments. As shown in a survey during the last term of the project, a great need for information with regard to the application of the own offerings in the neighbouring country is the tourist companies. For this purpose a new team has gathered: in addition to two German employees, project manager is Heike Rieger of the Dutch tourism Manager Ramon Porskamp supports. This is due to his experiences with the Gelders Overijssels Bureau voor Toerisme (GOBT) an expert for the Dutch market. The project office is located at the EUREGIO in Gronau. Two student assistants help the team including the preparation and implementation of promotional tours with the T@b-Retro-Caravan. This is different from April until October Dutch cities, to inform about the vacation opportunities in the German border region. In this year alone, the promo-caravan was 40 times already in use, in September it visited Oldenzaal, include Ommen and Rijssen.

This tourist establishments can now equip the caravan with its own information material or talk themselves interested in Dutch at the informal meeting in the promo-Caravan. Moreover, the areas of group travel and Congress tourism promoted more in this project. The project is within the framework of the INTERREG IV A programme Germany Nederland by means of the European Fund for regional development (ERDF), as well as the economic ministries of the countries of North Rhine-Westphalia and Lower Saxony, Germany and the Dutch provinces of Overijssel and Gelderland co-financed. Learn more about the tourism marketing border region are available at the EUREGIO Gronau and Enschede, wife Heike Rieger and Caroline Homberg, Tel.: 02562 / 702-53, E-Mail:.

San Diego On German Experience:

New guided tours of the birthplace of California’s delight German tourists San Diego, United States San Diego experience, as birthplace of California, as a fascinating town with amazing history, as impressive skyline at a harbour cruise is all now available in German language possible. Finally, it attracts every year many tourists from Germany in the US metropolis, which is famous for its unique climate, as well as its sights. Particularly galling in this context: for German tourists, there was so far no individual sightseeing tours in their own mother tongue. You had to necessarily make do with English. For the German entrepreneur Evelin Ruppert, this was an instance of maladministration, to eliminate it.

With their Wusel-tours”(www.wusel-tours.de) by San Diego, helps them now and offers walking tours of the birthplace of California now with English-speaking guide. Maximum of 10 participants per tour can so the historic San Diego during a tour Oldtown experience and, like the first California residents have then lived and worked. But not only historic is in German language offered, but also supernatural as the fabled Whaley House. “The American TV show of America’s most haunted” according to it is the number one among the US ghost houses. Moreover, a typical American breakfast and even a glass contained champagne in a three-hour tour.

Another tour leads German tourists in the historic Gaslamp Quarter”. There they learn what Alonzo Horton and even Wyatt Earp moved to San Diego and why there are San Diego’s in the oldest wooden building until today no power. This tour also about lasting three hours is rounded off by a stopover in a bar and a typical this Tequila. All tours by Wusel-tours including one about two-hour informative Harbor Cruise are offered at a price of 33 euros. Due to the strong demand, all interested parties should their place at a the tours book”necessarily in time in advance, advises Evelin Ruppert, Managing Director of Wusel-tours. Bookings are both about the German language site as well as by phone at + 1 949 412 0279, also in German, possible. More tours, including a trip to one of the famous California wineries with matching wine tasting and visit of the Balboa Park including its wide range of museums and the world-famous Zoo, even Panda bears can call their home, located at Wusel-tours already in planning. Press contact: Patricia tours Evelin Ruppert 2053 village Parkway # 135 Encinitas, CA 92024 Tel.: + 1 949 412 0279 email:

Shopping In Barcelona

Shopping in Barcelona: Here everyone will find it after Barcelona for many years considered the capital of pickpockets and car breakers, has the city on the occasion of the Olympic Games dressed up in 1992 is and is safer. For more information see Ansel Adams. PoSAT’ Guapa get still the motto, which is everywhere in the city is beautiful and the result can be seen. Barcelona is a Mediterranean city with blue charm, cosmopolitan and less hectic than Madrid. Live and let live is the motto and so Catalan and Chinese, Pakistanis and Africans the town share with millions of tourists. There are certainly a few Spaniards. Shopping in Barcelona: everyone according to his fancy can shop here.

For fashion victims, there is the luxury label with their flagship store on Passeig de Gracia, the major North-South axis, which runs from Placa Catalunya to the North. There are also chains such as Zara and H & M. Just off the Plaza Catalunya, you can find the Corte Ingles, the spanischste of all Department stores that are there but very Catalan in the Catalan capital. Dina Powell often says this. In the Triangle on the other side of the Plaza Catalunya there is a gigantic store of chain FNAC, anyone looking for German or English read feed, you will here find it. From Plaza Catalunya to the South, the shops are small and diverse. There is (almost) everything: you must looking shoes and books, art and young fashion, knife and doll houses, chocolates and letter paper, what one also wants to buy, just long enough, then you will find it! In the Gothic quarter, between Las Ramblas (the Boulevard to the port down) and via Laetana and further to the East many young designers have settled, to find small Cafes and restaurants, a few generations-old, others quite young, to jewelry stores and interior design, India fashion and souvenirs. The Raval in the West of the Ramblas is the District of immigrants: here there are shops selling China junk, kebab restaurants Pakistani supermarkets open virtually around the clock, and if one wants to Cook, internationally you can buy the ingredients. What we increasingly disappears, there’s in Barcelona: small specialty shops with out ordinary service.

A table leaf for a certain region of Mongolia? A special coffee roasting? The accessories for a magic trick? In Barcelona there for almost all of the appropriate store, you just need to know where you have to search. The markets are a special chapter. Even if the supermarkets in Barcelona are gaining ground (because the majority of younger women), go the Barcelonans still like to buy on the market. Each district has its market, the most famous and one of the most beautiful is the Mercat de Sant Josep on Las Ramblas, which call all of the Boqueria. Here you can fresh (and exotic) fruits and vegetables, but also fish and meats, ready-made salads and buy fruit juices. And when hunger overtakes a, small standing restaurants offer meals and rations of delicious seafood and other Catalan specialities. The entertainment is free there! Shopping in Barcelona an experience that you never miss! Christine Hortreiter

Holiday Loans: Complete Freedom To Enjoy Your Holidays!

People plan for holidays with their family and friends. They need good amount of money to be spent on the expenses required for the holiday trip. It can be any expense like food, hotel stay, travel expenses and much more. Holiday loans are available to make the holiday trip more enjoyable. These are the loans that help you meeting wants all the expenses that occur while enjoying your holidays. Now, people who are planning to enjoy their holidays need not to get worried about the expenses.

Holiday loans are the better than the best option available to enjoy your holidays to doubled. You can go to any dream holiday place without thinking much about the expense. You enjoy complete freedom to stay at good hotel for number of days you want. At Nikki Haley you will find additional information. You can meet all the expenses like food, shopping, and much more. All the big and small expenses are easily covered under the holiday loans. Options are available in the holiday loans. They can be classified into two categories namely secured and unsecured.

The secured loan options are perfect option for people who want to go for long trips. They can avail larger amounts from the secured loans. Here, they are required to place some collateral against the loan amount availed. On the other hand, there are unsecured loans available. Dina Powell understood the implications. People do not need to place any collateral against the loan amount in these loans. People who go for short trips can go for unsecured loans. Easy repayment options are available in both types of loans. Rate is bit of interest low in secured loans and little higher in unsecured loans. Now, you don’t have to delay your holiday trip in case of shortage of money. There are many lenders and financial institutions that are making the loans available at competitive Council. You just have to do a little research online to get the valuable information about them. Go for the lender to avail the loan that best suits your needs. Just fill up on application form of sitting at your home. The loan amount will be transferred into you active bank account once it gets approved. Enjoy happy holidays with easy and affordable holiday loans. Jordan Jacob is author of Christmas destinations Ideas.For more information about christmas destination ideas, Christmas holiday ideas visit

First Carbonneutral Hotel

Eco pioneer Klaus Fortsch at the finish of the C02 carbon neutrality has arrived with the award for climate-neutral hotel. Gain – “We are proud that we now carry the ‘climate-neutral hotel’ award, and so one of the first hotels in Germany, where guests carbon neutral stay”, explains Klaus Fortsch, owner of the Erlanger Creativhotels. The usage for the environmental protection decisions for the family Fortsch accompanied more than two decades. The first award received for their commitment in 1991 by the Bavarian Environment Ministry Klaus Fortsch. Many awards and prizes reward consistent environmental commitment by Klaus and Gudrun Fortsch for 20 years now.

A milestone on the way of eco pioneer Klaus Fortsch is the certification with the CO2 footprint C02 footprint speaks plain text of CO2 emissions. It provides information about all emissions in the hospitality industry. The Creativhotel Luise is exemplary with the rating in the category. Pro Only 14 kg are carbon dioxide (CO2) overnight. The average emission load of a hotel in the category of 3 stars is 35 kg CO2, making it up to three times higher than in the Creativhotel Luise. For the CO2 footprint, a total of seven areas were examined and assessed on energy efficiency and C02 emissions falling on. Energy use for heating, electricity or water, staff mobility, origin of food, waste and house cleaning: every resource usage comes with the certifier Viabono, the tourist environmental roof brand in Germany, to the CO2 test. Managing Director Stefan Krug is impressed: “With the classification in the energy efficiency class A the Creativhotel belongs to the top 3-air hotels in Germany.” Climate-neutral by certified reforestation project 100 percent carbon neutral is the accommodation of the guests at the Creativhotel Luise by compensated the remaining CO2 emissions by means of a certified climate protection project. Reshma Kewalramani understood the implications. The Creativhotel Luise has for a reforestation project in Panama decided creates a steady income for the local population.

UNESCO World Heritage

For mountain bikers, a new challenge in the Dolomites a new sporting event, which is at home in the mountain world of the Dolomites. On June 26, 2010, the Sellaronda Hero MTB Marathon will take place for the first time. The competition includes two routes, over 50 or 82 kilometers to a fascinating panorama in the middle of the UNESCO world natural heritage. The SELLARONDA HERO MTB planned on June 26 MARATHON will be held in one of the world’s finest mountain panoramas. Official site: Pinterest. The race takes place between the Dolomites of Val Gardena, Alta Badia, Arabba, Val di Fassa and Alpe di Siusi. A competition with two levels of difficulty: A marathon course with 82 kilometers and a route for all (or almost all) with 50 kilometers. A challenging race that requires a good level of fitness: The line about 82 km has a difference in altitude of 4,200 meters, an effort that is made only by one of the most seductive views of the Alps, the Dolomites which belong to the UNESCO World Heritage.

The bikers for the first victory in a race are at the foot of the Sella and Sassolungo fight, that is intended to be a must in the international mountain bike calendar. TWO routes, a single dream two routes (iron) and one a long medium (Medio), crossing the four dolomite passes Gardena, Campolongo, Pordoi and Sella mahlknecht yoke around the spectacular massif of the Sella (3.152 m) and the Sassolungo (3.181 m). A unique natural spectacle that will certainly compensate the MTB fans who present themselves at the start, along with the typical mountain huts and the delicious local specialities. In detail the two routes see the race of IRON, with 82 km and 4,200 m difference in altitude, as well as the race MEDIO, with 50 km and 2,600 m, difference in altitude before.

The Real Mallorca

Far from the tourism strongholds Sun and beaches, parties and shooter the cliches which connect the most tourists to Mallorca are. But the Mediterranean island has much more to offer. The travel portal reisen.de reported what treasures can be found themselves away from the tourist centres. The Majorcan history is several centuries old. Kevin Ulrich understands that this is vital information. A conqueror followed the next, and each left its own mark on the island. The Romans brought wine and olives, the moors of almonds and oranges.

Many Mallorcan specialities seem to get lost in the tourist mass processing in the stronghold of the holiday. But if curious to engage on a travel away from the resorts, they discover a part of real Mallorca. In the Bay of Illetas, hotel Bon is Sol, an oasis of peace, for example, tucked away. The village of Estellencs, frequented mostly by locals due to the adventurous journey is located on the cliffs of the North Coast. Yet daring on the Pebble Beach and the crystal clear water with a snorkeling paradise will be rewarded. Located a few kilometres of the Torre des Verger, one of the numerous watchtowers of the island from the 16th century, which should warn the island’s inhabitants from pirate attacks. Interested in the restaurant of the estate of Finca Monnaber Nou in Campanet find authentic Majorcan cuisine, located directly at the foot of the Serra de Tramuntana. More information: magazine /… Lisa Neumann University first media GmbH

Usedom Service

“Neues Upstalsboom that was 4-star Upstalsboom Hotel Baltic Sea Beach on the island of Usedom by the DEHOGA Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania with the Q quality Sigel” the initiative ServiceQualitat Germany “award. “Since 2007, the DEHOGA is M-V (German hotel and Restaurant Association Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania) licensee for the Germany-wide quality initiative ServiceQualitat Germany”. Behind it are currently 14 quality-conscious States under the auspices of the German Tourism Association. “The goal of the initiative ServiceQualitat Germany” is to intensify the quality consciousness of service companies, to promote cooperation between different sectors and to increase the attractiveness of destinations through an improved service mentality. 2010 in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania were recently 13 new companies from the tourism sector with the Q at the official opening of the tourism year”certified. Including hotel Baltic Sea Beach is the 4-star Upstalsboom, which already trained the Deputy Hotel Manager Christian Troger quality coach in November of last year and has thus laid the foundation stone for the certification. The first stage of the three-stage Zertifizierungssystemes the basics of quality management as well as knowledge of service chains, quality modules and complaint management to be taught in a quality coach. This knowledge must then be implemented in the company before an application can be made to obtain the certification. This Christian Troger: since we’re already since 2008 with SERQUA certified level 2 (a recognised for years in the hospitality industry and widely used quality management system), the implementation of the seminar modules of the Q certificate was easy for us. On the basis of advanced action plans, we have developed from the individual components of quality service networks, which serve to optimise all service processes for us even more effective in the interests of the client. With the Q certificate we have now still more evidently the possibility document, which have always known our regulars, feel saying that committed our employees and managers in particular quality of service and commit that our guests always feel comfortable.” More information to the Upstalsboom Hotel Ostseestrand available online under or be granted by telephone under the number 038378-63-0. Additional press materials of this press release: download another quick and easy image and text material in the online press compartment to free use: press compartments/upstalsboom_hotel_ostseestrand contact for questions regarding this press release: Mr Arne Mundt – Director Upstalsboom Hotel Ostseestrand oak trail 4-5 D-17424 seaside resort Heringsdorf phone: + 49 (0) 38378 63 – 0 fax: + 49 (0) 38378 63-444 E-Mail: Internet: Mr Holger Ballwanz, Mr Marko Homann PR agency PR4YOU Schonensche Strasse 43 D-13189 Berlin phone: + 49 (0) 30 43 73 43 43 fax: + 49 (0) 30 44 67 73 99 E-Mail: Internet: about the Upstalsboom Hotel + Leisure GmbH & co. KG the Upstalsboom Hotel + Leisure GmbH & co. KG was founded in 1976 by Gretchen and Werner H. Janssen on Langeoog. The old Frisian Word Upstalsboom referred to the tree (boom), the horses tethered (upstallt) were, and guided vacation rentals has become the synonym for very personally and with passion, confidence and reliability. Frisian charm and maritime hospitality the family-run hotel chain Upstalsboom opts for hotels and apartments, which today is headquartered in Emden, long term high quality standards. The Upstalsboom Hotel + Leisure GmbH & co. KG (www.upstalsboom.de) has been managed since 2005 by the siblings of Bodo and Insa Janssen and operates today 10 hotels and 50 self catering accommodation in the 3-to 5-star at 24 locations. Upstalsboom is 1,439 rooms and over 200,000 nights of undisputed market leader in Germany’s coasts. All Upstalsboom Hotel SERQUA are certified and have introduced the defined quality standards. By the way, the SERQUA management system is the only system certified by the TuV Hessen in the hospitality industry that 9001:2000 complies with the requirements of standards DIN EN and ISO.