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Exuberant Spring Festivals

Exuberant Spring Festivals

It feels like only yesterday when we were celebrating Christmas and yet Pottsitauny Phil has promised that Spring is already fast approaching. Now is the time to plan your escape to another part of the world this Spring.   Why not take this opportunity to plan a journey to one of the world’s best spring […]

February 10, 2011 | By | Reply More
The Older You Are – The Less You Pay in Costa Rica

The Older You Are – The Less You Pay in Costa Rica

Calling all age conscious vacationers – Costa Rica invites you to pay less the older you are!  Now this is a Costa Rica vacation deal I could grow to love.. This amazing travel deal which is available until November 20th, is called “Your Age Is Your Discount” promotion.  It offers travelers a percentage discount off […]

October 4, 2010 | By | Reply More
Have Beds, Will Travel – A Group Tour Was Never Like This Before!

Have Beds, Will Travel – A Group Tour Was Never Like This Before!

Meet Exploranter, a whole new concept in overland coach travel for those with a free spirit and the ability to sleep with bunk mates.  Move aside Greyhound, Exploranter brings the cushy leather seats, the kitchen, the beds and the shower along for the journey.  Think Winnebego meets tour bus. Based in Sao Paulo Brazil, the […]

November 3, 2009 | By | Reply More
Club Med Jumps On The Discount Bandwagon – $799 pp for 7 Nights!

Club Med Jumps On The Discount Bandwagon – $799 pp for 7 Nights!

Club Med, long known for providing it’s guests with 24 hours of fun, and the first resorts to offer all inclusive vacation pricing, is making a big splash this fall with its “7 day Weekend” promotion.  Stay 7 nights for the price of 3 – that’s $799 per person all-inclusive, whether you’re traveling as a […]

September 22, 2009 | By | Reply More
Lodge-To-Lodge Kayak Adventure in Stunning Belize

Lodge-To-Lodge Kayak Adventure in Stunning Belize

Picture yourself gliding through aquamarine waters, hovering over dramatic coral heads; pausing to watch a giant manta ray swoop by.  Island Expeditions of Belize will have you experiencing Sea Kayaking (Paddling & Sailing), Snorkeling, Fishing, Birding, Photography, and Natural History Interpretation as you paddle from one idyllic cay to the next. Hundreds of picturesque cays […]

August 18, 2009 | By | 3 Replies More
World's Most Luscious Food Markets

World's Most Luscious Food Markets

Local food markets give a glimpse into the soul of a destination.  The crops that local farmers grow and the culinary creations that food artisans produce speak to the history of the location and the traditions of its citizens.  Nothing is more pleasing and engrossing than roaming among the stalls of a neighborhood farmer’s market […]

August 5, 2009 | By | Reply More
Cruise Aboard The Restored Luxury Yacht, Grace

Cruise Aboard The Restored Luxury Yacht, Grace

Just the word “Grace” conjures elegance, distinction and beauty as exemplified by Grace Kelly, Princess of Monaco. Today you can relive some of the royal majesty of those by-gone days aboard the newly restored 145-foot motor yacht Grace.   Originally gifted to Prince Rainier and Grace Kelly as a wedding gift by billionaire Aristotle Onassis, […]

January 26, 2009 | By | Reply More
Safety Card for Travelers to Costa Rica

Safety Card for Travelers to Costa Rica

If you’ll be vacationing in Costa Rica soon, look for a Costa Rica Safety Card distributed at  Juan Santamaria (San Jose) International Airport.  The card, produced by the Costa Rica Tourism Institute, lists a 24 hour hotline to report problems and receive travel tips.  There’s a phone number answered in English and another in Spanish.  […]

January 15, 2009 | By | Reply More
Find Your Inner-Self on a Surfboard!

Find Your Inner-Self on a Surfboard!

We’ve found a terrific and unique Costa Rican adventure designed especially for women that combines the peacefulness of yoga with the exhilaration of surfing in a gorgeous beachfront setting.  Dive into the waves, dive into the rainforest, dive into luxurious villas , dive into your inner rhythms, and emerge with a new outlook on life. […]

December 16, 2008 | By | Reply More
Find Vacation Spots That Are HOT All Winter Long

Find Vacation Spots That Are HOT All Winter Long

“I want to vacation someplace where it’s HOT this winter, where should I go?”  How many times have I been asked this question? – more than I can count!  Well, there’s finally a great website that answers – Where’s Hot When – or even warm or rainy, all in a brightly colored topo map.  (Oh […]

November 13, 2008 | By More
A Bullring Becomes One of World's Most Beautiful Hotels!

A Bullring Becomes One of World's Most Beautiful Hotels!

Download Ravel’s ‘Bolero’ onto your ipod and head off to Zacatecas Mexico to experience the hauntingly beautiful Quinta Real Zacatecas Hotel – a once in a lifetime architectural experience. Located in central Mexico between Durango to the North and Guadalajara to the South, Zacatecas is ringed by magnificent mountains and has charming narrow streets undulating […]

August 13, 2008 | By | Reply More
Fly Free to the Caribbean with Sandals – But Book Fast!

Fly Free to the Caribbean with Sandals – But Book Fast!

It’s not often that a offer as good as this one comes along – Sandals Resorts are offering to fly you for free to one their Caribbean Resorts and give you up 30% off their standard room rates as well. Wow, forget the staycation and all the airline bad news, Sandals will fly you away […]

July 23, 2008 | By | Reply More
Find Your Perfect Beach Vacation – Automatically

Find Your Perfect Beach Vacation – Automatically

What’s your definition of an ideal beach? It’s a bit different for each of us. For me it’s a long stretch of fine sand that curves to a distant point (not so soft that your foot sinks in and your can’t walk well – sure I’m choosy, this is my fantasy!). The waves should be […]

April 9, 2008 | By | Reply More
10 Ways to Save Money On Board a Cruiseship

10 Ways to Save Money On Board a Cruiseship

You’ll need these money saving tips while on board your next cruise because we all know the cruise reservation price is just the beginning! The cruise lines are hoping you’ll spend twice your initial expenditure on fine wines, pool side drinks, shore excursions, at the gift shop and in the casino. It’s all about finding […]

April 1, 2008 | By | 7 Replies More
Where to Find Blissfully Child-Free, Adults Only Caribbean Resorts

Where to Find Blissfully Child-Free, Adults Only Caribbean Resorts

Now that winter school vacation week is half over, and your little darlings and bouncing off the walls, your thoughts are probably turning to a quiet getaway for just you and your spouse. Or perhaps you’re planning a honeymoon, and prefer to be at an adults only resort. Or dare I say, maybe you’re just […]

February 20, 2008 | By | Reply More
6 Reasons Everyone is Heading to Buenos Aires

6 Reasons Everyone is Heading to Buenos Aires

1)  The city sizzles! It’s a fun, sophisticated city, often called the Paris of South America 2)  Prices are low, Low, LOW – The US dollar is still king 3)   Temperatures are hot, Hot, HOT – 80’s all winter! 4)  Shopping is divine – supple leathers being the greatest bargain 5)  Dining is superb […]

January 22, 2008 | By | Reply More
How To Find Lowest Priced Caribbean Vacations

How To Find Lowest Priced Caribbean Vacations

Fly me away for some sun and fun! Everyone loves to find a great deal on their next vacation. Whether you know which Caribbean island you want to scoot off to, or you’re just scanning for a great deal, here are the top online sites for finding deals on Caribbean vacations. Follow these 5 steps […]

January 14, 2008 | By | 2 Replies More
The Cheapest Winter Weeks For Caribbean Travel

The Cheapest Winter Weeks For Caribbean Travel

The cheapest prices for winter travel to the Caribbean fall on weeks that are traditionally the coldest of the winter. Wow, almost a no-brainer that those are the weeks you should plan your beach escape, right! Here’s the catch – we’re all so stressed out by the holidays, we don’t focus on our winter vacation […]

December 11, 2007 | By | Reply More