November 28, 2014

All Inclusive Vacations – Myths and Truths

  For the intrepid traveler, the thought of an all inclusive holiday may not be the most appealing.… [read more]

All Inclusive Vacations – Myths and Truths All Inclusive Vacations - Myths and Truths

Five things to do in Snowdonia, Wales

  Heading to Wales for a bit of a getaway? The Snowdonia National Park is home to some of Britain’s… [read more]

Five things to do in Snowdonia, Wales Five things to do in Snowdonia, Wales

Magical Myanmar

  While the tourism boycott was in place, Myanmar remained off limits to most travelers. Since… [read more]

Magical Myanmar Magical Myanmar

Complicated Cambodia

  Before the Khmer Rouge, Cambodia had so much to offer travelers who visited Indochina. Its warm… [read more]

Complicated Cambodia Complicated Cambodia

Five Destinations that Represent Ultimate Luxury

  Whether you’re looking for the most exclusive beach resort, a refined city break with the world’s… [read more]

Five Destinations that Represent Ultimate Luxury Five Destinations that Represent Ultimate Luxury

Five Christmas Travel Destinations

  Traveling the world is surely one of the most inspiring and exciting things you can do in life.… [read more]

Five Christmas Travel Destinations Five Christmas Travel Destinations

Skydiving over Oahu’s North Shore

  My bucket list is full of places to visit and things to try, but I have to say that skydiving… [read more]

Skydiving over Oahu’s North Shore Skydiving over Oahu's North Shore

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All Inclusive Vacations – Myths and Truths

  For the intrepid traveler, the thought of an all inclusive holiday may not be the most appealing. A pre-planned vacation, with all meals included, and the confines of your chosen resort – where’s the sense of adventure, right? But the truth is, not every all inclusive vacation package is as predictable as that. In fact, an all inclusive deal is a very cost effective way of getting the most luxurious accommodation in the most exclusive destinations. For luxury seekers and travelers with … [Read More]

Snowdonia

Five things to do in Snowdonia, Wales

  Heading to Wales for a bit of a getaway? The Snowdonia National Park is home to some of Britain’s most spectacular landscapes, with rolling mountain vistas, a plethora of walking opportunities and places to be explored; it’s the ultimate destination if you need some time away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Snowdonia’s not all quaint stone-built villages and countryside, however; it’s also Wales’ activity capital – water sports, railways, heritage sites and golfing to name … [Read More]

Burma

Magical Myanmar

  While the tourism boycott was in place, Myanmar remained off limits to most travelers. Since the boycott's removal, it is fast becoming a destination of choice for discerning tourists. Here are just a few reasons why Myanmar is becoming so popular.   Mandalay At first sight, you may think Mandalay has little to offer, with its dreary architecture - but delve a little further and you will discover beautiful pagodas, Buddhist temples and mosques. The still impressive Royal … [Read More]

Cambodia

Complicated Cambodia

  Before the Khmer Rouge, Cambodia had so much to offer travelers who visited Indochina. Its warm and welcoming people, together with its rich heritage, made it a wonderful, if uncommon destination; but political events of the twentieth century rendered the country war-torn and unwelcoming to visitors. But what about today's Cambodia? Has it cast off its tortuous past enough to make it a choice destination? Fortunately, the answer to that is yes.   Temples Galore Cambodia is a land … [Read More]

Dubai

Five Destinations that Represent Ultimate Luxury

  Whether you’re looking for the most exclusive beach resort, a refined city break with the world’s most acclaimed restaurants, or a spa destination unmatched by any other, we’re here to help you plan your pampering holiday - here are our top 5 destinations for the ultimate luxury.   1. Dubai  Dubai may be a manmade city without the rich history of Rome, Barcelona or London, but it’s dripping in luxury and boasts the finest of absolutely everything; the best designer shopping … [Read More]

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Five Christmas Travel Destinations

  Traveling the world is surely one of the most inspiring and exciting things you can do in life. Hopping from city to city, tasting the national dishes and delicacies – however weird or nasty – of each country, and learning about so many new cultures along the way. But one of the biggest benefits of being a globe trotter is the freedom to go wherever, whenever, even at Christmas. If you’ve never been lucky enough to experience a true white Christmas, here are some amazing destinations … [Read More]

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Skydiving over Oahu’s North Shore

  My bucket list is full of places to visit and things to try, but I have to say that skydiving has always been at the top of it.  While the thought of jumping out of a perfectly good airplane might seem a little crazy, the feeling of freefall is something that has long intrigued me.  What is it like?  Do you feel like you’re falling? flying? or both?     I had often heard that skydiving feels more like you’re floating in air than actually falling and I would agree.  For … [Read More]

Everglades

Airboat Tour through the Everglades

  The Everglades are a natural region of tropical wetlands found in the southern portion of Florida.  The primary feature of the Everglades is the sawgrass prairie which is often referred to as the “river of grass.”     The best way to explore this river of grass is by airboat.  Having a flat-bottomed design in conjunction with no operating parts below the waterline make it ideal for skimming the surface of shallow swamps and marshes.     There are a number of … [Read More]

Barefoot Cay

Barefoot Cay Resort – Roatan

  If you are looking for a quick getaway not too far from the United States, check out the beautiful island of Roatan.  Located just off the northern coast of mainland Honduras, this island has beautiful beaches and some of the best diving in the world.     You will find a variety of hotels on Roatan with the majority located near the very touristy area known as the West End.  However, if it's peace and relaxation that you are seeking, I highly recommend staying at … [Read More]