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The Other Face Of Greece – Ski Resorts!

The Other Face Of Greece – Ski Resorts!

A Quick Guide To The Best Ski Resorts Close to Athens Greece Believe it or not, skiing is a popular activity in Greece! Do not let those brochures and flyers of the deep blue Mediterranean waters fool you into thinking that this is all there is to Greece. You only need to look at the […]

January 24, 2013 | By | Reply More
B&B Getaways To Napa Valley’s Vibrant Mustard Season

B&B Getaways To Napa Valley’s Vibrant Mustard Season

B&B Getaways to Napa Valley Pass “Mustard” With its picturesque rolling hills and sprawling vineyards, Napa Valley is a postcard-perfect destination for travelers. During the Harvest Season in fall, throngs of visitors pour in from all over to revel in celebratory activities including food and wine pairings, concerts and outdoor movies. Once winter rolls in […]

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Antarctica – A Top Bucket List Destination

Antarctica – A Top Bucket List Destination

Most people dream of someday having the means and ability to travel to certain destinations;  their travel wish lists are generally centered around the desire to spend time lounging on pristine beaches of the Tropics, or taking in the sights and sounds of many great cities of the world. I can’t say that the idea […]

January 15, 2013 | By | Reply More
Guide to Planning a Road Trip to the Best Vineyards in Australia

Guide to Planning a Road Trip to the Best Vineyards in Australia

Too often, visitors to Australia see only the main attractions, missing the amazing views of the more rural countryside. One of the best ways to truly experience the sights, sounds, and flavors Australia has to offer, is to go on a vineyard themed road trip across the outback. Over the last decade, Australian wines have […]

December 24, 2012 | By | Reply More
Exploring the Hidden Jewish History of Barcelona

Exploring the Hidden Jewish History of Barcelona

Barcelona ‘Call’ing –  hidden Jewish history next to Las Ramblas The history of Barcelona is closely connected with that of European Jewry and the city’s Call (Catalan for Jewish district) is well preserved. So for anyone interested in tracing the path of their ancestors, or equally those simply interested in history, Barcelona and Catalonia have […]

December 17, 2012 | By | Reply More
5 Out-of-the-Box Gift Getaways For Unique B&B Experiences

5 Out-of-the-Box Gift Getaways For Unique B&B Experiences

Holiday tradition calls for gathering with family and friends and sharing scrumptious foods and sweet treats, eggnog and stories of days gone by. But, what about changing things up a bit and taking your revelry on the road? Holiday getaways to a bed and breakfast can provide a festive twist to your seasonal celebrations. If […]

December 7, 2012 | By | Reply More
Take The Kids On A Fossil Hunting Adventure In Great Britain

Take The Kids On A Fossil Hunting Adventure In Great Britain

Prehistoric Britain – Great places to take the kids fossil hunting If you’re looking for a bit of a different family outing next summer, why not go fossil hunting? The UK is absolutely packed to the rafters with fossils and it isn’t just trained archaeologists that can go hunting for them – you too can […]

November 30, 2012 | By | Reply More
A Guide to the Best Christmas Markets in the UK

A Guide to the Best Christmas Markets in the UK

If you are looking for something unique this Christmas but really don’t fancy slogging it out on Oxford Street, why not enjoy your shopping with some of these magical festive experiences at the best Christmas Markets in the UK. London Southbank This market always offers a festive log cabin experience. Why not take a trip […]

November 26, 2012 | By | Reply More
6 Weird and Wonderful Things To Do in New Zealand

6 Weird and Wonderful Things To Do in New Zealand

Only In New Zealand! – Wonderfully Weird Things to Do I’m one of those oddball guys who enjoy trying the weird and wonderful and this carries over whenever I go on a vacation. I try to stay well clear from the usual tourist traps and head for places which offer unique experiences that I’ll remember […]

November 5, 2012 | By | Reply More
“The Ultimate Driving Experience” – Memorable or Forgetable?

“The Ultimate Driving Experience” – Memorable or Forgetable?

60-Minute Ultimate Driving Experience Trip Report: Extreme Excitement or Ultimate Disappointment? The old adage, “if it is too good to be true, it usually is” certainly applied to the 60-Minute Ferrari Super Car Driving Experience offered by Groupon.   Looking for the perfect gift for my husband I quickly hit the purchase button.   Unfortunately, the entire […]

November 2, 2012 | By | Reply More
Discover Umbria – The Beauty of Tuscany Without The Crowds

Discover Umbria – The Beauty of Tuscany Without The Crowds

Known as ‘the green heart of Italy’ Umbria is less trodden than its much talked about neighbour, Tuscany.  Yet Umbria offers a relaxing alternative without the crowds and expensive tourist prices with an equally impressive array of rich cultural and historical centres, edible treasures and natural spectacles.  Discover Umbria as a great destination for lovers […]

October 29, 2012 | By | Reply More
Coober Pedy – Opal Capital of the World and Gem Of The Outback

Coober Pedy – Opal Capital of the World and Gem Of The Outback

Have you ever wondered where opals come from and how an opal is mined?  The South Australian Outback town of Coober Pedy is surely one of the country’s most unusual destinations on the planet.  Known as the ‘Opal Capital of the World’, there are much more than ‘gems’ to discover in this curious, quirky and […]

October 23, 2012 | By | Reply More
Spooky Road Trip Destinations for Halloween Lovers

Spooky Road Trip Destinations for Halloween Lovers

My family and I make an annual family vacation revolving around Halloween. My love for the holiday rubbed off on my husband and, in turn, our children. Packing up the car and heading out on the open road has quickly become a favorite family tradition. We’ve had many great adventures, saved money by traveling smart, […]

October 22, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Discover Seductive, Secluded, Salento Italy

Discover Seductive, Secluded, Salento Italy

Discover the charm and beauty of Salento – Italy’s less touristy vacation destination Salento is the southernmost region in Italy’s fashionable boot and is loved by Italians for its beautiful weather, long sandy beaches, delicious food, charming classical towns and vibrant festivals.  As it’s only in recent years that the region has been discovered by […]

October 16, 2012 | By | Reply More
America’s Top Native American Sites – A Fascinating Family Vacation Choice

America’s Top Native American Sites – A Fascinating Family Vacation Choice

Travel to Native American Sites And Experience Their Rich Cultural History Why Travel to Native American Sites? Because Native Americans serve as caretakers for the land, a vacation to Native Indian sites provides visitors with the chance to relax and connect with the earth. In the midst of tranquility, anyone can unwind and enjoy a […]

October 11, 2012 | By | Reply More
Costa Del Sol – Spain’s Ideal Destination For Couples of All Ages

Costa Del Sol – Spain’s Ideal Destination For Couples of All Ages

Costa Del Sol – The Ideal Destination For Couples Every year for as long as I can remember my partner and I have responded to the question of where we’ll be heading on our summer holidays in the same way. It’s the Costa Del Sol for us! You might well wonder why we don’t push […]

October 10, 2012 | By | Reply More
Guide To Finding Spectacular Fishing In British Columbia

Guide To Finding Spectacular Fishing In British Columbia

Guide To Spectacular Fishing in British Columbia I’ve always thought fishing is about much more than just catching fish. Don’t get me wrong, there’s no denying that a good fight with a Chinook salmon is always one of the highlights of the trip for anyone that knows the sport. However, any real angler that lands […]

October 8, 2012 | By | Reply More
America’s Top Camping Destinations – Perfect For Fall Travels

America’s Top Camping Destinations – Perfect For Fall Travels

Pitch Your Tent at one of America’s Top Camping Destinations If you’ve ever considered taking advantage of touring the United States and were thinking about doing some camping while you’re travelling around then you are in for a real treat.   Take our unique vistas, for instance, the United States has some the world’s most beautiful […]

October 3, 2012 | By | Reply More
Thailand’s Infamous Full Moon Party – Buckets of Fun

Thailand’s Infamous Full Moon Party – Buckets of Fun

One of the world’s most famous nights of booze, music, and tripping-the-light-fantastic is the Full Moon Party in Thailand’s Koh Pangan island— specifically in the crescent-shaped Haad Rin beach, which coincides, quite obviously, with the month’s most beautiful and mesmerizing full moon. How they got the party started It all started with a bunch of […]

September 25, 2012 | By | Reply More
Exploring Easter Island and Discovering Its Many Mysteries

Exploring Easter Island and Discovering Its Many Mysteries

Exploring Easter Island with its dramatic stone statues has drawn curious world travelers to its shores for centuries. Easter Island History On Easter Sunday in 1722, a Dutch explorer by the name of Admiral Jacob Roggeveen made landfall on an uncharted island in the Southeast Pacific. The story of Roggeveen’s arrival on Easter Island––called Rapa […]

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