Adventure Travel: Tracking the Mountain Gorilla

2019-04-25T18:18:07+00:00

With so many species of animals threatened by extinction, it may be your dream to see some of these animals in the wild. One threatened group, the mountain gorilla, has inspired strictly-managed tours in the Volcanoes National Park ...

Adventure Travel: Tracking the Mountain Gorilla2019-04-25T18:18:07+00:00

Oberammergau Passion Play

2019-04-17T18:55:30+00:00

If you wish to attend a once-in-ten-year event and enjoy the pastoral scenes of Bavaria in Germany, plan to attend the Passion Play at Oberammergau. What is this famous event all about? Here are some quick facts about this historic play:

Oberammergau Passion Play2019-04-17T18:55:30+00:00

Sunshine and Lemons – The Amalfi Coast

2019-03-25T15:27:33+00:00

Visiting the region around Naples, Italy, either on a tour or by ocean cruise? Make the Amalfi Coast a must destination – even if just a day’s excursion to this exquisite coastal area of scattered seaside towns that stretch between Naples and Solerno ...

Sunshine and Lemons – The Amalfi Coast2019-03-25T15:27:33+00:00

Plitvice Lakes National Park

2019-01-17T20:08:49+00:00

Plitvice Lakes National Park was the first of its kind established in Croatia, and proclaimed as a national park in 1949. Thirty years later the park was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List. If you are like most North Americans...

Plitvice Lakes National Park2019-01-17T20:08:49+00:00

Screeching-In in Newfoundland & Labrador

2018-11-22T15:15:19+00:00

Unique experiences are what may travelers seek with their vacations these days. Some seek adventure; some seek new destinations; and others seek out new cultures.  Being “screeched-in” sounds like a particularly gruesome cultural practice...

Screeching-In in Newfoundland & Labrador2018-11-22T15:15:19+00:00

Athens, Tips & Quick Facts

2018-12-19T17:38:21+00:00

Chances are if you are cruising in the eastern Mediterranean you will either embark or debark in Piraeus, Greece, or visit there as a port of call on your itinerary. Piraeus is the port to Athens and ...

Athens, Tips & Quick Facts2018-12-19T17:38:21+00:00

Luxury Honeymoons

2018-12-19T17:38:03+00:00

Weddings are a special day in everyone’s life. Some of us only have the one, about half of us have two, and some folks make many trips down the aisle. Honeymoons are special too, and since we only experience ...

Luxury Honeymoons2018-12-19T17:38:03+00:00

Romantic Santorini

2019-01-22T19:21:46+00:00

Ask most anyone who has been to Santorini and they will invariably refer to it as the most beautiful vacation spot they have ever visited. “Heaven on earth”, is a frequent comment.

Romantic Santorini2019-01-22T19:21:46+00:00

The Essence of Capri, Italy

2019-05-15T17:44:09+00:00

Dropping by Naples on a cruise? Cruisers who disembark for the day passing through the Stazionne Marittima port terminal have a myriad of options: explore Naples, tour the Amalfi Coast to Sorrento and Amalfi, visit the ruins of Pompeii, take a ferry to Capri,...

The Essence of Capri, Italy2019-05-15T17:44:09+00:00

Turks & Caicos, Caribbean Vacation Destination

2018-12-19T17:40:12+00:00

One of your best bets for continuous sun on your Caribbean vacation is to visit the Turks and Caicos. This group of small islands, situated in the West Indies southeast of the Bahamas, has sunshine 96% of the time. With such an archipelago of sunshine...

Turks & Caicos, Caribbean Vacation Destination2018-12-19T17:40:12+00:00

When in Rome

2018-12-19T17:40:38+00:00

Prepare yourself for an unforgettable experience when in Rome. You will, in all probability, wish to see the usual tourist favorites: the Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain, the Vatican and the Colosseum. This article features fourteen little tips ...

When in Rome2018-12-19T17:40:38+00:00

Mdina, Malta

2018-12-19T17:40:45+00:00

While Valletta in Malta is a spectacular tourist destination and popular cruise port in the Mediterranean, do not hesitate to venture further inland in your exploration of this tiny island. One town you should not miss is the walled city of Mdina.

Mdina, Malta2018-12-19T17:40:45+00:00