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Travel to Sweden

Sweden is located in the north of Europe and varieties the jap section of the Scandinavian Peninsula. Only two countries border Sweden – Norway lies west of its borders with Finland to the northeast.

Sweden is an superb put for a weekend break and has lots of areas to check out – below are some of the very best.

Gothenburg: is a city on the west coastline of Sweden, in the province Vastergotland and is the 2nd largest city after Stockholm. There are lots of fantastic areas to check out in this stunning city, with the most well-liked located in the south of the city termed the Archipelago. These are a group of island within the city borders that and you can travel to them by boat.

Gothenburg also features the largest amusement park in Scandinavia, termed the Liseberg, situated in the central section of the city. Not significantly absent from the Liseberg is the Science discovery centre termed the Universeum.

When travelling all around Gothenburg the tram is pretty effective and is the largest light-weight rail in northern Europe. Other indicates of transport via the city include things like a great bus services and the ferry.

Gothenburg has lots of fine artwork museums and also has a new opera residence. Its botanical garden is viewed as to be just one of the very best in Europe.

Stockholm: is the cash of Sweden and is also the largest city. Found on the east coastline of Sweden, Stockholm is the house to the Swedish governing administration and the Swedish Royal Spouse and children.
The central section of the city is composed of fourteen islands and has its possess countrywide park.

Although there are lots of issues to do in this fantastic city, you can not escape from the lots of museums. …

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Car Rentals In Las Vegas Were Not Always Significant

I did not know anything about car rentals in Las Vegas when I was driving through on my way to Los Angeles in 1957. But I did learn something about Roulette. Black can come up, and it did, 8 times in a row. However I was betting on red. That was unfortunate. But I had stopped betting on red after the fourth time. Now that was fortunate.

I did learn about car rentals in Vegas about 1980. I was with Alamo Rent A Car and dealing with a Milwaukee tour operator who was including an Alamo car in their Orlando charter package, The package included air travel, hotel and a car rental. I don’t usually mention names but because these people were the most professional that I dealt with over the years I feel compelled. Those days their name was Funway Holidays which was changed to Funjet Holidays in the 90s. They also had a few charter flights into Las Vegas and that is when I learned about car rentals.

Those days charter operators didn’t rent cars and Funway was a large mover of people as well as smaller operators into Vegas. I have no idea of the percentage of tourists that the operators brought into the area compared to the total number of visitors. But the number had to be significant. I would also suspect that people who visited Vegas on their own did not rent cars en mass since they were bent on gambling. Can I assume that car rentals in Vegas at that time was not a big deal?

The charter operators had to get people to their hotels so usually their charter package price included air travel, hotel stay and bus transfers. Typically advertised prices were per person, double occupancy. The net cost to the charter …

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