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Amazing Cave on Vietnam's Amazing Halong Bay

Situated in the centre of the UNESCO World Heritage area, Sung Sot or “Amazing Cave” is on Bo Hòn Island,…


Added by Indochina Sails on June 27, 2016 at 11:21am — No Comments

Washington DC's Wonderful Willard Hotel: An American Treasure


by Myrna Katz Frommer and…


Added by Harvey frommer on June 26, 2016 at 7:16am — No Comments

Vacation Like a San Francisco Sea Lion: Head for the Coast of Oregon

The famous San Francisco sea lions that occupy prime dock space on Pier 39 first appeared there shortly after the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake. Then in 2009, they mysteriously disappeared for three months. Where did they go? 

Oregonians believe that the celebrity sea lions…


Added by Page on June 24, 2016 at 7:39am — No Comments

5 Insider Tips for Planning Your Perfect Costa Rica Vacation

Costa Rica is one of the hottest holiday destinations of 2016, but planning a vacation to Costa Rica can be overwhelming given the seemingly endless choices of what to do, and where to go and stay. A simple Google search for “Costa Rica vacations” yields close to 78 million…


Added by Shannon Farley on June 23, 2016 at 10:19am — No Comments

Santorini's Nea Kamini Volcano

Most cruise ships sailing the Aegean Sea call at the island Santorini. Although none of the harbours can accommodate larger ships, and they have to anchor, and transfer their passengers ashore by tender, it is nonetheless quite popular.

Santorini owes its crescent shape and steep cliffs to a…


Added by Keith Kellett on June 22, 2016 at 1:43pm — No Comments

The Bopping Bellavista Neighbourhood of Santiago, Chile

by Cristóbal Ramírez

The hopping, happening district of Chile's capital between the Mapocho River and San Cristóbal Hill these days throbs with both colour and young people eager to take on the world. Back in the 17th and 18th…


Added by Iberia Airlines on June 21, 2016 at 4:30pm — No Comments

To Konstanz, Germany - Both Under & Over the Alps



Our “ultimate European road trip,” started in Suttgart, Germanyafter we picked up our brand-new…


Added by Bob and Janice Kollar on June 20, 2016 at 10:30pm — No Comments

Dominican Baseball Hits a 'Jonrón'



Added by David Paul Appell on June 19, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments

Dublin’s Top 10 Spots for Dinner

As the capital of Ireland, amazing Dublin has won the hearts of many visitors, impressing with its mysterious castles and palaces, stunning nature, and beautiful landscapes. …


Added by Lily Berns on June 18, 2016 at 11:00pm — No Comments

6 of London's Best Located 5-Star Hotels

Five Star Hotels in London

Best for a Night Out: The Savoy

If you want to book a special hotel for a big night out, you will no doubt need it to be near the West End, where the city's best restaurants, clubs, theatres and pubs are located. Where better to rest your head then than the fabulous Savoy, possibly the most famous hotel in London and located conveniently just a stone's throw from Covent Garden, along The Strand?

Best for Museums: The Gore Hotel



Added by mary yohanan on June 17, 2016 at 10:03am — No Comments

The Amazing Hilton Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv - Hilton Pool LOBBY

by Myrna Katz Frommer and Harvey Frommer

It seems like this hotel has always been there. And in many ways this is a statement closer to the truth than one might imagine. Construction work was launched on September 13, 1962, just a few years after the founding of Israel itself.…


Added by Harvey frommer on June 16, 2016 at 6:13am — 1 Comment

Barefoot Riviera Maya: Puerto Morelos

Forty minutes south of Cancún, Puerto Morelos is the main port of the Mexican state of Quintana Roo. This might suggest industrial activity, with large cargo ships and other features that would not make…


Added by Iberostar Hotels & Resorts on June 15, 2016 at 7:37am — No Comments

Tasting Affordable California White, Red and Rosé Wines


A table full of good wines to sample along with creative food pairings isn’t a bad way to spend a Sunday afternoon. Luckily, I was part of the Occasional Wine Council blessed with this task.




Added by Linda Milks on June 14, 2016 at 2:16pm — No Comments

Costa Rica - Up-and-Coming Culinary Travel Destination?

You always hear about Costa Rica’s amazing beauty. The fabulous uncrowded beaches. The exciting volcanoes. The thrilling adventures like zip lining and whitewater rafting. The wildlife … rainforest … and the warm, tropical climate.

What you don’t often hear about is…


Added by Shannon Farley on June 13, 2016 at 1:44pm — No Comments

Mexico City's Coyoacán: Art, Rock, Leon & Frida


Added by Iberia Airlines on June 12, 2016 at 8:23am — No Comments

Oregon Wine Country's Allison Inn & Spa

I'm sitting in the alcove of the bar that is attached to one of the fanciest and best-regarded restaurants in town, watching the champagne cork on the floor, and thinking pungent thoughts about service. To wit, what constitutes good service? Should we always expect it in a place that claims to have it on every…


Added by Jim Gullo on June 11, 2016 at 11:04am — No Comments

Fun in Funchal, Madeira

Many people may recognise the name of this Atlantic island of Portugal more as the classic sweet wine it produces than as a destination. But on the other hand, at least a million Brits, Germans, other Europeans, and sundry travelers per year do well appreciate the charms…


Added by Jose Balido on June 10, 2016 at 10:00am — No Comments

York, England & Its Medieval Magnificence

Now is the winter of our discontent/Made glorious summer by this sun of York.

— William Shakespeare, Richard III

For visitors to England, when it comes to cities London often (and…


Added by David Paul Appell on June 9, 2016 at 1:52pm — No Comments

Greek Cyprus: Gorgeous Beaches But Dirty Cities

The island of Cyprus seems to be a perfect place to spend some time lying on the beach and forgetting about all of your problems. And that is something we all need from time to time - just a peaceful rest on the seashore. Cyprus can offer a quiet family vacation options - Larnaka, Limassol - but…


Added by Martha Simons on June 8, 2016 at 9:00pm — No Comments

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