Traveling to Italy? 9 Things You Need to Know Before You Go
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Peggy Tee Whether you are traveling to Italy to seek romance under the Tuscan sun, view 16th century Renaissance art in hushed galleries, eat amazing pasta in trattorias located in cobble-stoned alleyways, or to simply soak up la dolce vita in all its sun soaked intensity, there is no doubt that Italy is justly […]
Travel to Cuba: Where to go and what to do
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A Peek Inside India’s Golden Triangle
[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]It’s true. India’s Golden Triangle is a place unlike any other in the world. You’ll either love it or hate it. I wasn’t sure what side I’d end up on when my Emirates flights went wheels up from Dubai to Delhi. The 3.5-hour flight gave me time to think a little more about what […]
Getting to Know Soweto, South Africa
[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]When you travel to Africa, don’t pass up the chance to visit Soweto, a group of townships in Johannesburg that is best known for once having been home to South Africa’s former President, Nelson Mandela. “Soweto” stands for South Western Township and has a significant place in South Africa’s turbulent past. Soweto’s other claim […]
Staying in the Holiday Spirit at the Airport
[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]The holidays are just around the corner, and we’re sharing our favorite holiday travel tips for keeping in the holiday spirit while braving the airports. The combination of large crowds and travelers’ trying to get to their families in time can result in a harrowing airport experience. But there are things you can do to prevent stressful airport […]
My First Trip to India… and now Dubai
[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]Who knew that a bucket list trip could turn into such a plethora of “things to do before you go”? If you’re following along, this is the second post I’ve written. I wanted to share the enormous amount of preparation needed for a trip of this kind. If you missed my first post, you […]
7 Ways to Choose the Best Airline Seat
[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]When you’re stuck in an economy class seat for four hours or more, it becomes extremely important to choose the best airline seat. Although most airlines assign you a random seat when you purchase your ticket, most of their websites allow you to look at a map of the plane and choose an alternative […]
2015 Carnival in Rio with Azamara Club Cruises
[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/1″][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_column_text]You’re invited to the greatest party on earth…2015 Carnival in Rio! Sit in the stands that line the sambadrome for an unbelievable experience of samba dancers in brilliant plumage and drummers who will rock you to your core (Carnival tickets for added cost). Before Carnival, experience the eastern seaboard between Rio and Buenos Aires. Spend […]
Sandals Resorts Interview with Richard Todd
It’s the perfect vacation with everything included. If you’ve considered an all inclusive resort for your next vacation, Sandals Resorts won’t disappoint.
12 Tips for the First Time Cruiser
[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]I arrived at the port of Miami amongst a congested area of cars, people, security and cruise line staff. I was quickly approached by a member of the cruise line curbside who took my luggage, made sure the correct luggage tags were on the handle and pointed me to the entrance. I remember looking […]
First Trip to India: Getting to Delhi
It's often said that India assaults the senses! You'll love it or hate it. This is one travel agent's account of a trip to India from planning and takeoff to touchdown.
Taking the Stress Out of Family Travel
Anyone who's ever planned a family vacation knows it can be stressful. Here are a few ideas to make your next family trip the most memorable and stress free.
Namibia Photography Tips from Gary Arndt
2014 Travel Photographer of the Year, Gary Arndt has visited all seven continents and over 140 countries and territories around the world. He recently spent some time in Namibia and we managed to get him to sit still long enough to give us his top tips for capturing Namibia on film.
Things to do in Aruba
With ample sunshine and beaches hugging turquoise waters as far as the eye can see, Aruba has become one of the world’s top travel destinations. Featuring seven miles of white sand beaches along its west coast, Aruba offers something most of its visitors truly need: an escape from work doldrums and exposure to some of the world’s most beautiful scenery.
Rome in a Day
Rome wasn’t built in a day and if you’re pushed for time on a trip to the Eternal City, you’re certainly not going to see everything it has to offer in a day. But while there’s plenty to experience in terms of culture, food and ancient history, it’s not impossible to squeeze in the landmark ruins, piazzas and museums of Rome’s capital city in only one day.
Shanghai, The Sprawling City of Neon
Most cities murmur with activity- Shanghai screams it from the edge of every towering building, every neon-blurred billboard and every swarming, labyrinthine street. For those seeking a travel destination that transcends the monotonous grind of the tourist industry and the plethora of money traps, this gargantuan city has everything to offer.
Where to Get Married – The Ultimate Caribbean Wedding
Planning your dream wedding in the Caribbean? Planning your destination wedding and honeymoon can be exciting and overwhelming at the same time. With our help, you can eliminate the “overwhelming” part and enjoy the excitement! We’d like to invite you Sandals Resorts exclusive WeddingMoons® First Look event. at Sandals Grande Riviera Beach & Villa Golf Resort […]
Out in Cape Town
As most people know, it can be tough to find a city that will embrace gays and lesbians as a big part of the city. This is why Cape Town has really grown to be the main get away for those that are looking to truly embody the meaning of equality and enjoyment. Cape Town […]
Namibia: Climbing the Highest Sand Dunes in the World
Namibia, the second-least densely populated country in the world is also one of the newest, and is home to some of the largest sand dunes, the darkest skies, the oldest cultures, the biggest conservation areas in Africa, the world’s last rhinos and the most complex languages on the planet – to name but a few! […]
The Island of Jamaica
From long stretches of white sand beaches to crystal clear turquoise waters and waterfalls, Jamaica is one island you don’t want to miss.