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Top Chefs Helm Dinner in the Sky at Casa Velas in Puerto Vallarta

It all started in Belgium when culinary communications agency Hakuna Matata partnered with The Fun Group, an amusement park ride installer to offer the first Dinner in the Sky in 2006.…


Added by Steve Mirsky on February 23, 2017 at 12:26pm — No Comments

6 Top Cool Experiences in Brooklyn, New York City

My kinda town, New York City is - and unlike many other Manhattanites (ashemedly including myself, back in the day), I do not fetishize my home borough these days. Yet when it comes to the tourism and much else in the Big Apple, fuhgeddaboutit – Manhattan remains the proverbial…


Added by Max Pesling on February 23, 2017 at 10:33am — No Comments

Extending a Travel Insurance: All you Need to Know!

We all insure our houses, our health, our possessions and our car, so, why are one in four people travelling abroad without travel insurance?

We all think it won't happen to us, but accidents on holiday happen daily - some of these are life threatening, and the cost of medical bills can be extortionate. Many travellers don't know what travel insurance is for, or what it covers, and some mistakenly think that the UK government will pay medical costs if they are taken ill abroad. Travel…


Added by mary yohanan on February 23, 2017 at 8:04am — No Comments

AMA Animal Rescue is inviting you to a benefit in NYC, on May 4, 2017, which takes a journey of 1920’s Paris!

AMA Animal Rescue’s Midnight in Paris

May 4, 2017 @ 7 - 11…


Added by Debbie Rodriguez on February 22, 2017 at 11:30pm — No Comments

Safely Experiencing the Favelas (Slums) of Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro
 famously boasts one of the most spectacular natural settings of any major world city, a charismatic interplay of ocean with dramatic plunging hills (the most dramatic and reknowned, of course, being Sugarloaf and Corcovado). And though much of Rio has a prosperous…


Added by David Paul Appell on February 22, 2017 at 11:24pm — No Comments

The Museum of Modern Art hosts The Armory Party in NYC, a benefit event celebrating the opening of The Armory Show & Armory Arts Week, on March 1, 2017

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 / NYC

The Museum of Modern Art hosts The Armory Party, a…


Added by Debbie Rodriguez on February 22, 2017 at 10:22pm — No Comments

An Astonishing Egyptian Temple in...Madrid??

During my first visit to Madrid way back in 1978, strolling out near my family’s hotel near Plaza de España, I was gobsmacked to suddenly spy, of all things, an ancient Egyptian temple – right on downtown Calle Ferraz, on a platform in a reflecting pool of…


Added by David Paul Appell on February 22, 2017 at 8:08pm — No Comments

The Top 3 Countries You Should Visit In Africa

                           photo: freeimages

Africa is a continent that is incredibly vast and packed with diverse experiences to last a lifetime. No matter what you feel like doing, be it lazing at a beach with gigantic mountains surrounding you or gaping at herds of elephants, lions, and buffaloes, it has something of…


Added by Jeniffer Page on February 22, 2017 at 1:31pm — 1 Comment

A Fez in Morocco That Fits Beautifully

As a Westerner, this country at the western end of North Africa remains one of the most memorable I have ever visited, due in no small part to its “Imperial Cities” – …


Added by David Paul Appell on February 22, 2017 at 12:58pm — No Comments

Ways to Save Huge on International Flights

Cheap worldwide flights are each voyagers dream. All things considered, most worldwide flights keep running in the high hundreds to a huge number of dollars, so any investment funds are a gigantic reward. No wayfarer…


Added by James Smith on February 22, 2017 at 7:00am — No Comments

5 Spectacular Spa Towns of the Czech Republic

“I walk on, once again, down these corridors, through these halls, these galleries, in this structure of another century, this enormous, luxurious, baroque hotel…”

That line, from French director Alain Resnais’ 1961 film…


Added by David Paul Appell on February 21, 2017 at 10:42am — No Comments

In Cuba, Papa Hemingway's Got a Brand New Bag - of Visitors

Heady days in Cuba! Now that after all these decades the dam has finally broken – relations between Cuba and the USA nearly normalized, travel restrictions relaxed, and a flood of new air routes, hotels, and other Cuban…


Added by David Paul Appell on February 21, 2017 at 10:15am — No Comments

Why Norway's Capital Oslo Is a Real Prize

Perhaps best known as the venue of the annual Nobel Peace Prize (awarded each December 10), this gracious, attractive city (pop. 942,000/metro 1.7 million) has been voted one of the world’s most “liveable”, with a marvelous menu of historic/cultural sites, dining, and more. But today’s Norwegians in my…


Added by David Paul Appell on February 21, 2017 at 9:48am — No Comments

Finding Sanctuary Just a Half Block from Times Square

Take a right from Times Square's Father Duffy Square down West 47th Street for a short stroll and to your right, an early-20th-century hotel completely transformed into a four-star…


Added by Steve Mirsky on February 21, 2017 at 9:12am — No Comments

A Fungus Among Us! Truffles Rising in Northeast Spain

Highly coveted as far back as ancient Egypt, Greece, and Rome, the mushrooms known as black truffles remain a major object of desire of foodies and gourmets across the globe. But while many think of them as typical of Italy and France, most of the world’s supply of the…


Added by David Paul Appell on February 20, 2017 at 8:25pm — No Comments

6 Havana Restaurants Worth Trying

If you are lucky enough to visit the striking Cuban capital Havana, we’d like to recommend a few nice places where you can have lunch or dinner:

Paladar El Rincón de Elegguá

Here you will find many chicken, pork or fish-based dishes. It is a very well located restaurant, which…


Added by Iberostar Hotels & Resorts on February 20, 2017 at 6:49pm — No Comments

The Coasts of Morocco

The extensive coastline of Morocco offers a great variety of options along their 3,500 kilometers. It’s hard to choose among its many beaches, because you’ll always have to leave out something. It has beaches washed by the waters of the Atlantic and many others facing the Mediterranean, beaches suited for families and modern ones with a chill out…


Added by Iberostar Hotels & Resorts on February 20, 2017 at 3:14pm — No Comments

Brazil's 'Friars' Island'

Ilha dos Frades
 is an island named after a pair Franciscan friars, the sole survivors of a nearby shipwreck. A mere six kilometers long, this island shaped like a star with fifteen tips has all the ingredients of a perfect tropical paradise. Ilha dos Frades (Island of the…


Added by Iberostar Hotels & Resorts on February 20, 2017 at 11:27am — No Comments

5 Top Excursions From Sydney

The magnificent "City of Harbours," with its awe-inspiring skyline, miles-long sandy beaches, high-end shopping; can truly be said to offer a little bit of everything for everyone’s individual taste. Nevertheless, there comes the time when this almost five million people megalopolis feels just a bit overwhelming. But where to escape?…


Added by Sophie Andersen on February 20, 2017 at 11:21am — No Comments

The new, easy way to get a Dubai visa

Dubai, with it’s year-round sun, endless beaches, and world-famous attractions and malls, is one of the most popular tourist destinations worldwide.

But it can be tough to get a Dubai visa.

It’s either long-winded, expensive, or involves lots of time booking hotels, compiling documentation, or even visiting agencies for checking or processing of paperwork.

Imagine if there was a simpler, faster, more efficient way to get a Dubai visa?…


Added by Simon Hopes on February 20, 2017 at 2:54am — No Comments

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