Capture 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.
Aruba. One Happy Island.
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.
Hotel Review: Tropicana Las Vegas Casino Resort
Finding the perfect Las Vegas hotel room can difficult. I mean, if you haven't stayed there how do you know exactly what you're getting? For some, it doesn't matter. It's a place to lay your head after a long night of partying. But for others, it's a critical part of having a good vacation or a bad vacation. If that's you, read on.
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.
National Cruise Vacation Week
It's the BIGGEST Cruise Sale of the Year! If you're thinking about a cruise in 2013 or 2014, NOW is the time to book. Virtually every cruise line is offering a sale. Below you'll find discounted deposits, onboard credits, upgrades and reduced rates. But HURRY! Most sales end Sunday, October 27th or sooner. Call 904-446-8687.
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 exlusive WeddingMoons® First Look event. at Sandals Grande Riviera Beach & Villa Golf Resort […]
Fried Termites, Anyone? Seven Travel Destinations Where You Can Find Insects on the Menu
Fried crickets, salted ants, and roasted termites might not be your idea of tasty snacks. But for millions of people around the world insects remain an important source of protein, minerals, and vitamins. Incredibly, insects are eaten in about 80% of the world’s countries. Experts even suggest that they could play a large role in […]
Revel Resort & Casino – The Sexy Side of Atlantic City
Is there such a thing? A reason to go back to Atlantic City? As a guest speaker at a conference, I couldn’t imagine why they’d chosen Atlantic City as the destination of choice. The one and only trip I’d made to Atlantic City was scary for lack of a better word. The rooms were dated, […]
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.
Savor the Flavor of Jamaica’s Mouthwatering Cuisine
Jamaica’s motto is “Out of many, one people.” The saying could also apply to the Jamaican food, for out of the many ethnic groups to populate the area throughout history, one distinctive cuisine has emerged. If you are lucky enough to visit the island of Jamaica and have the chance to sample the local delicacies […]
Westgate Resorts Military Appreciation Offer
Attn: Members of the Military This is one of the best military appreciation offers I’ve seen in a long while. Westgate Resorts wants to THANK YOU for your service with 1,500 FREE 3-Day/2-Night vacations! Call Westgate Resorts at 1-800-887-9312 on November 9, 2012 at 9 a.m. EST First come, first served. Based on availability. Offer […]
5 Things You Must See in Prague
Many people consider Prague the most beautiful city in Europe, if not the world. The stunning architecture leaves you speechless and in awe. Not only is Prague a great city to simply stand and have your breath taken away, it also has a rich history and culture, which is shown in many of its best […]
Afternoon Tea at The Fairmont Empress
For more than a century, afternoon tea has been a high honored tradition. In my opinion, it’s a must when visiting Victoria, B.C. It should include exemplary service, elegant surroundings and most importantly, the most delicious pastries and custom blended teas. The one place that embodies all of those qualities and more is the world renowned […]
The Wagah Border Ceremony: A Tale of Two Countries
I want to share a part of India’s culture that can reduce even the strongest man into a blubbering mass. If you have not seen the Wagah Border ceremony live, you have really missed something in life. Each evening the Indian military, and the Pakistani Rangers step out to the cheers of thousands of spectators. […]
My $38 per night Las Vegas Hotel Room
Airline tickets aren’t the only thing cheaper during the middle of the week. So are Las Vegas hotel rooms. If you’re on a budget, finding a deal isn’t too hard. I found an amazing deal at The Luxor. Each year, I make it a goal to travel to Vegas and check out the hotels. From […]
Airline Fees: Saving you money or costing you a fortune?
I read an article on USA Today a couple of days ago that really made me think about a few things. The article entitled, “Spirit Airlines is proud to be the poster child for extra fees” is Spirit’s take on how it empowers you by charging fees. Spirit Airlines was the first airline to charge […]
Planning your first cruise? Tips and advice from a travel agent
With over 125 cruise ships and countless itineraries, planning your first cruise can be a daunting task. What cruise line or ship should you select? Which islands or ports should you visit? Which ships are better for families and which are best for luxury travelers or even a romantic getaway? What is there to do […]