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European Vacation Travel Agencies Raleigh NC

Local resource for European vacation travel agencies in Raleigh. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to vacations in Europe, as well as advice and content on the latest and hottest luxury resorts in Europe where you can schedule your vacation.

Eva Fujimoto
(919) 782-1900
5171 Glenwood Ave Ste 111
Raleigh, NC
Agency
Hickory Beeline Travel
Membership Associations
American Society of Travel Agents
Destinations
Africa, Australia / New Zealand, Canada, Caribbean, Europe-Northern, Europe-Western, Latin America & Mexico, Pacific Islands-Tahiti, Fiji, Bali, etc., South America, U.S. - Alaska, U.S. - Hawaii
Specialities
Adventure Travel, Barge / Canal / RiverCruises, Business Travel, Cruising / Cruise Lines, Destination Weddings, Family Fun, Family Travel, Honeymoon, Luxury Travel, Safari, Scuba Diving, Spa / Fitness
Website
www.hickorybeeline.com

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Brenda Caldwell
(919) 471-4513
610 Saddle Ridge Ave
Durham, NC
Agency
Brenda's Travel, Inc./An Affiliate of Hickory Beeline Travel
Membership Associations
American Society of Travel Agents
Destinations
Africa, Asia-Central Asia, Asia-China, Japan, Korea Mongolia, Middle East, Asia-Southeast Asia, Canada, Caribbean, Central America, Europe-Eastern, Europe-Northern, Europe-Western, U.S. - Alaska, U.S. - Hawaii
Specialities
Adventure Travel, Art & Culture / Music, Cruising / Cruise Lines, Destination Weddings, Disabled / Accessible, Eco-Tourism, Educational, Family Fun, Family Travel, Historical, Honeymoon, Lifestyle / Family / Specialty, Luxury Travel, Minority-African American, Meeting Planning / Events, Religious, Reunions, Safari, Scuba Diving, Senior / Mature Adult, Singles, Spa / Fitness, Student / Youth, Women's Travel
Website
www.brendastravel.com

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Travel Experts
(919) 846-2544
212 Sawmill Road
Raleigh, NC
 
Beechwood Tours Inc
(919) 571-4608
2319 Hales RD
Raleigh, NC
 
Beechwood Tours Inc
(919) 571-1602
3522 Haworth Dr
Raleigh, NC
 
Claire Macdonald
(919) 846-2544
212 Sawmill Rd
Raleigh, NC
Agency
Travel Experts Inc.
Membership Associations
American Society of Travel Agents
Destinations
Europe-Eastern, Europe-Northern
Specialities
Luxury Travel
Website
www.travel-xperts.com

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Prestige Travel/American Express
(919) 787-8083
Carolina Corporate Centre,5400 Glenwood Ave., Ste 200
Raleigh, NC
Services
NO FINANCIAL SERVICES

Travel Leaders
(919) 493-8282
4215 University Drive
Durham, NC
 
AAA Carolinas
(800) 222-4357
2301 Blue Ridge RD
Raleigh, NC
 
AAA Vacations
(919) 832-0543
2301 Blue Ridge RD
Raleigh, NC
 
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Michael Caine Is London’s Favourite Londoner

In an effort to get tourist numbers up, Britain’s Visit London campaign, in association with Virgin Atlantic, has presented an award to actor Michael Caine—Sir Maurice Micklewhite—for being London’s Favourite Londoner. The award was voted on by fellow Londoners and is one of fourteen Visit London awards that are presented. The awards are now in their fifth year.
   Visit London has been more consistent with its marketing than various efforts to brand the country, from the Tony Blair favourite of Cool Britannia in the late 1990s to UK OK earlier this century.
   For Michael Caine fans, the great Academy Award-winning actor does not say in this video, ‘My name is Michael Caine,’ ‘Not a lot of people know that,’ or ‘You’re only supposed to blow the bloody doors off!’

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Stockholm Is Europe’s Frst Green Capital

We were delighted to hear that Stockholm has been named the first European Green Capital by the European Commission.
   Stockholm is one of our favourite cities, and even though it never got congested compared to many European cities, the forward-thinking Swedes still implemented a congestion charge. The city has integrated environmental issues into its budget and operational planning. Some 90 per cent of the population live less than 300 m from green areas that improve the local quality of life, bringing recreation, water purification, noise reduction, and an enhancement of biodiversity and ecology. The city can boast a 25 per cent reduction in per capita carbon dioxide emissions since 1990.
   Below are scenes of Stockholm, comments from Deputy Mayor Ulla Hamilton on the naming of Stockholm as the Europe’s Green Capital of 2010, and everyday Stockholmers talking about their city.

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