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Stompin' at Another Swell Savoy, in Magical Madeira

by Myrna Katz Frommer & Harvey Frommer

Coming out of the snowiest March in New England history, imagine what a pleasure it was to disembark from a plane on a morning that felt like the middle of June, swiftly…


Added by Harvey frommer on August 29, 2016 at 3:17pm — No Comments

29 of Mexico's Most Magnificent Beaches


Added by Jose Balido on August 28, 2016 at 10:00pm — No Comments

Tenerife's Top 10 Terrific Restaurants

Whether you´re going to the Canary Islands on a family holiday or en tete a tete with your loved one, here is a list of the best restaurants in Tenerife both parties can enjoy. Canarian food is…


Added by Iberostar Hotels & Resorts on August 27, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments

A Dsipatch from the Annual "Krewe De Crazy Life" Trip to Jamaica's Hedonism II Resort

Every June I'm involved in a a…


Added by Ann, TS on August 26, 2016 at 1:00pm — 1 Comment

The Bicycles of Burano

We’d been to see … or rather, been importunately dragged into … a glass factory on the Venetian island of Murano, to see the glass being made. Certainly, the demonstration was impressive, but we didn’t buy any. It was a bit on the expensive side, and we couldn’t be certain of getting it home in one…


Added by Keith Kellett on August 24, 2016 at 5:00am — No Comments

The Classic Mekong Redefined

There can be no tapestry of river life as fascinating and varied as the River Mekong. Indeed there can be no more striking a cultural contrast as that between the bustling Vietnam delta and the tranquility of Cambodia. Pandaw's…


Added by Sandra & John Scott on August 23, 2016 at 8:30am — No Comments

Rotterdam a Dynamic Dutch Treat


Added by David Paul Appell on August 22, 2016 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Sitka, Alaska: Land of Contrast

Steeped in history and culture, and surrounded by picturesque forested islands, towering mountains, a distant volcano, and soaring eagles – Sitka is what most tourists imagine when they think of Alaska’s natural wonders.

Founded by Russian explorers in the 18th century, this town (once…


Added by Page on August 21, 2016 at 7:16am — No Comments

Top 5 Honeymoon Destinations in India

The day has come when you have selected your wedding trousseau, fixed the venue for grand reception and drawn up the list to invite guest for the big day. After all these preparations, what is next in the list is choosing a honeymoon destination - the trip of…


Added by Ana Smith on August 20, 2016 at 5:19pm — No Comments

Welcome to Hue, Vietnam's Imperial City

Set on the banks of poetic Perfume River and backed by Ngu Binh Mountain, Hue is truly a “natural beauty icon” of Vietnam. The little city was once a capital, the seat of Nguyen Dynasty more than a century ago. Unfortunately, a large part of its majesty - royal palaces, elegant temples, formidable fortress and gateways - was destroyed by wars.

Despite its eventful and complicated history, Hue remains a peaceful and scenic city, rich in nature and…


Added by Hue Ecolodge on August 19, 2016 at 7:10pm — No Comments

Still Puttin' on the Ritz at the London Ritz Hotel

by Myra and Harvey Frommer

We will always remember it as the spring when it rained without end in New York, while…

Added by Harvey frommer on August 18, 2016 at 3:43pm — No Comments

Ibiza in its Summer Splendor


Added by Jose Balido on August 17, 2016 at 4:29pm — No Comments

A Few Key Water Safety & Health Tips


Added by Iberia Airlines on August 15, 2016 at 6:51pm — No Comments

The Colonnade: Boston's Homegrown Luxury Hotel

The Back Bay neighborhood is home to so much of what makes Boston a world-class city. You're a quick walk from legendary Fenway Park, the seemingly endless blocks of Newbury Street's boutique shopping, the Skywalk Observatory atop Prudential Center, stunning emerald ribbons of parkland…


Added by Steve Mirsky on August 14, 2016 at 8:39am — No Comments

A Manhattan Night on the Town, 1930's Style

by our man about town Timothy Flapp

From the outside, it looked like any ordinary Second Avenue club.…


Added by Daniel Asa Rose on August 13, 2016 at 7:38am — No Comments

Praia do Forte - Beach Bonanza in Bahia, Brazil


Now especially in the spotlight because of the Rio Olympics, Brazil is of course known for its splendid beaches not just in Rio de Janeiro but all along its enormous Atlantic coast. Resort distination Praia do Forte is a perfect example, featuring beaches with white sand and crystal clear waters surrounded by coconut…


Added by Iberostar Hotels & Resorts on August 11, 2016 at 9:11am — No Comments

Sudan: Pyramids - and Peace - in Paradise

photo: Martchan 

Feet bare, the woman scurried across the desert and up to the jeep as we were about to depart. Smiling, proffering a…


Added by J. Thalia Cunningham on August 10, 2016 at 2:03pm — No Comments

57 Top Spots for Snorkeling/Diving in Europe & the Americas


Added by Max Pesling on August 9, 2016 at 10:10pm — No Comments

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