RSSCategory: Good To Know

Warm Up Your Weekend with Jazz-On-The-Vine at the Long Island Winterfest 2013

Warm Up Your Weekend with Jazz-On-The-Vine at the Long Island Winterfest 2013

Winter snowstorms getting you down?   Why warm up with a little hot jazz and wine at Long Island’s 6th Annual Winterfest. For 6 consecutive weekends from February 16 to March 24, 2013, the East End of Long Island comes alive with the sound of exceptional Jazz performances enjoyed in the tasting rooms of area […]

March 8, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Costa Rica: The Complete Guide by James Kaiser is a Must For Anyone Seeking Pura Vida

Costa Rica: The Complete Guide by James Kaiser is a Must For Anyone Seeking Pura Vida

Costa Rica: The Complete Guide – Book Review Whether you are currently planning a trip to Costa Rica or it’s on your someday list, you will love reading the latest travel guide written by James Kaiser.  James is a writer and photographer of exceptional talent and his new guide book brings Pura Vida (the pure […]

March 4, 2013 | By | Reply More
Most Popular US Cities For St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations

Most Popular US Cities For St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations

Can you guess the most popular cities in the United States for St. Patrick’s Day celebrations? Well without question, nowhere on earth could possibly compare with Dublin on St. Patrick’s Day for authenticity.  This year will be particularly vibrant with “The Gathering“, Ireland’s year-long heritage celebration that will stage events and festivities throughout the  2013.  […]

February 28, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
A Visitor’s Guide to the Striking Art of Kuala Lumpur

A Visitor’s Guide to the Striking Art of Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur, part Chinatown and part Bollywood, is one of the fastest-growing metropolitan regions in Malaysia and a popular hub for culture and art. When you visit this federal capital, you will want to have a little background in Malaysian art to see why Kuala Lumpur could be a great choice for your next trip […]

February 18, 2013 | By | Reply More
How To Avoid Theft and Outsmart Pickpockets and Soundrels in Europe

How To Avoid Theft and Outsmart Pickpockets and Soundrels in Europe

Practical advice to avoid theft and outsmart pickpockets and scoundrels while traveling in Europe. So you’re on your romantic weekend break to Paris with your partner and everything’s going so well you can’t believe your luck. You go to an ice cream parlor to treat yourself, but as you reach into your back pocket, you […]

February 11, 2013 | By | Reply More
Stepping Out in Sydney – Calendar of Cultural Events for 2013

Stepping Out in Sydney – Calendar of Cultural Events for 2013

Sydney 2013 Cultural Calendar credit: Linh_rOm In the past decade, Australia has emerged as one of the most important cultural hubs and economic powerhouses on the globe. It now plays host to some of the largest and most highly esteemed social events of the year, and has become a popular destination for travelers eager to […]

January 30, 2013 | By | Reply More
Guide To Visiting Las Vegas With Kids

Guide To Visiting Las Vegas With Kids

Travel Tips for parents planning to travel to Las Vegas with their children So you’re traveling to Las Vegas… and with kids! I have some amazing tips on traveling to Las Vegas for parents. First of all, select where you are staying carefully. Las Vegas has some of the world’s best hotels. I always suggest […]

January 28, 2013 | By | Reply More
Prevent A Break-In, Ten Essential Tips When Leaving Home

Prevent A Break-In, Ten Essential Tips When Leaving Home

Ten Essential Tips For Preventing Break-ins When Leaving Your House Everything is packed; the luggage is in the trunk; everyone is in the taxi en route to the airport and all tickets and passports are with you – the holiday you were waiting for has finally come. Half way through to the airport the usual […]

January 23, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Where To Shop in Singapore – Top Spots For Amazing Bargains

Where To Shop in Singapore – Top Spots For Amazing Bargains

Wondering where to shop in Singapore?  Asian countries as shoppers heavens – offering extreme deals and a shopping experience like no other. But in my opinion, nowhere screams retail therapy like Singapore.  It’s a mecca of consumerism, complete with boutique lined streets, futuristic entertainment malls, vintage markets, and easy to get lost in shopping centers. […]

January 16, 2013 | By | Reply More
5 Brilliant Family Days-Out in Cheshire England

5 Brilliant Family Days-Out in Cheshire England

Looking for family-friendly days out that suit everyone isn’t always easy. Leaving kids to sit around the house all day at the weekend or during school holidays isn’t great either. If you are looking for days out the whole family can enjoy, the north west of England has a good number of places they will […]

January 14, 2013 | By | Reply More
New York Hotels That Excelled During Sandy’s Aftermath

New York Hotels That Excelled During Sandy’s Aftermath

Choice Hotels Ascends to New Heights When Hurricane Sandy struck, no one believed there would be such devastation. True heroes rose during that time and the travel industry was put to the test.  Fleeing residents were welcomed to local hotels and exceptions were made everywhere, from accepting pets to making school lunches.  I found myself […]

January 13, 2013 | By | Reply More
Romance, Hong Kong Style

Romance, Hong Kong Style

Most people don’t think of Hong Kong as an especially romantic destination. Many travelers are more likely to book flights to Hong Kong for business, where they will spend several days sequestered in an office without much time to explore the city’s attractions. Even those who have visited Hong Kong might be surprised to learn […]

January 7, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Los Angeles Nightlife Safety Guide for Tourists

Los Angeles Nightlife Safety Guide for Tourists

One of the best things about Los Angeles is the night life. People from around the world flock to Tinsel town to visit the bars, clubs and restaurants that have been made famous on Hollywood films. However, whenever you’re out in a new city – particularly if you are drinking – it is important to […]

January 3, 2013 | By | Reply More
Tips For Navigating New Year’s Eve in New York

Tips For Navigating New Year’s Eve in New York

For millions of people, New Year’s Eve means hanging out at home, watching the ball drop in New York’s Times Square to ring in the New Year. And while for some, catching the festivities on TV at home is plenty, for thousands more, there is nothing quite like being there. Getting there, though, is not […]

December 28, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
5 Travel Photography Tips To Improve Your Travel Photos

5 Travel Photography Tips To Improve Your Travel Photos

Do you love taking photos, but just can’t seem to get your pictures to match that vision you had for it or the true essence of what your trying to capture? I had the same problem, I love taking photos, but every time I would be showing friends pictures of my travels, I found my […]

December 18, 2012 | By | Reply More
Survival Guide For Visiting Disney With A Baby

Survival Guide For Visiting Disney With A Baby

My Disney Survival Guide for Parents with Babies I know lots of parents worry about bringing their baby to Disney, thinking of it as an amusement parks for young children, but Disney does a great job catering to the smallest guests, making it a trip the whole family can enjoy. Attractions Disney is full of […]

December 10, 2012 | By | Reply More
The World’s Most Beautiful Vineyards

The World’s Most Beautiful Vineyards

The World’s Five Most Beautiful Vineyards   A holiday to a wine resort is one sure-fire way of guaranteeing a good time. Wine inexplicably tastes better when you’re drinking it whilst admiring the vines that created it. Of course, with good wine, comes good food and luxurious accommodation. And then there’s the educational aspect of […]

December 3, 2012 | By | Reply More
Five Christmas Gifts To Take On A Plane

Five Christmas Gifts To Take On A Plane

Five Christmas Gifts to Take On a Plane Christmas is already quite a hassle for anyone who’s buying presents for their beloved ones, but what if you also have to bring those gifts to another destination? Then things become a bit harder… Here are the 3 things that will define what you can take on […]

November 29, 2012 | By | Reply More
Sunny Sorrento – A Perfect Base to Explore Southern Italy

Sunny Sorrento – A Perfect Base to Explore Southern Italy

Sorrento makes a perfect base to explore the beauty of southern Italy.  Here are the top 5 places to easily visit from Sorrento. The world is a smaller and more accessible place these days and we are reaching more destinations with ease. It’s intriguing to experience another culture, try a different dish, sip on local […]

November 27, 2012 | By | Reply More
Photo Etiquette – 12 Practical Tips For Travelers

Photo Etiquette – 12 Practical Tips For Travelers

A great picture is the best souvenir you can bring back from your travels to someone at home. No other souvenir can spell the culture of your travel destination as eloquently as a photo can. However, you cannot just go around snapping pictures of everything you see; there’s a certain photo etiquette that you should […]

November 14, 2012 | By | Reply More