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Your Guide to a Self-Drive Holiday in Dubai

Choosing to rent a car during your business trip or holiday in Dubai is a great way to explore Dubai and the rest of the United Arab Emirates at your own pace. However, you want to make sure you are well…


Added by Nancy Ahuja on February 11, 2016 at 10:59am — No Comments

Flagstaff, Arizona - Positively Surprising!


Added by Maureen Blevins on February 10, 2016 at 2:15pm — No Comments

The TAMAR Sea Turtle Project of Bahia, Brazil

The TAMAR Sea Turtle Project
was founded in the 1980s, although it all began in the 70s when some students who loved oceanography documented the mistreatment of sea turtles on Brazilian beaches by some people, and it has grown since to form the large organization it represents today.

Praia do Forte, in Bahia, is the…


Added by Iberostar Hotels & Resorts on February 9, 2016 at 10:39am — No Comments

6 of the World's Choicest Chinatowns

恭喜發財 (That's Kung hei fat choy! to you). As hundreds of millions ring in the Year of the Monkey for Chinese New Year (aka Lunar New Year) today, I'm reminded of one of the Chinese diaspora's great gifts to travelers across the planet:…


Added by Jose Balido on February 8, 2016 at 11:01am — No Comments

Dude Ranches USA: Where To Saddle Up in 2016

There will be even more reasons to ranch this year, properties across the U.S. West catering to the wannabe cowhand and the luxury city slicker.…


Added by Sam Ward on February 7, 2016 at 10:34pm — No Comments

Carnival! A Thrilla in Barranquilla, Colombia

There’s a stereotype in Colombia that the country’s fourth-largest city, a bustling but somewhat nondescript bit of business on the Caribbean coast about an hour east of Cartagena, is…


Added by David Paul Appell on February 6, 2016 at 5:40pm — No Comments

What Does It Takes to be Sustainable in Ecotourism? A Park in Costa Rica Shows the Way

It’s not always easy to be eco-friendly or sustainable when running a business, especially in a country like Costa Rica, which sets the bar high for ecotourism.


Costa Rica essentially pioneered the flourishing ecotourism trend nearly…


Added by Shannon Farley on February 5, 2016 at 9:10am — No Comments

England's 'Route 66': the A66 in Cumbria

We often hear about the fabled Route 66 in the United States; the latest offering I’ve seen is the excellent TV series describing comedian Billy Connolly’s ride along it. In England, we also have our ‘Route 66’ … nothing like as long, but maybe one day, someone will make a TV programme about it?…


Added by Keith Kellett on February 4, 2016 at 8:09am — No Comments

Oh, Là Là! Bordeaux by River Cruise

Grand Cru, Medoc, St Émilion, Bordeaux Left and Right Banks - all terms of which I was aware, but wanted much more information. That’s the beauty of a river cruise with wine as its main topic (and the wine isn’t bad…


Added by Linda Milks on February 3, 2016 at 11:12am — 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 February 2, 2016 at 11:26pm — No Comments

Panama Paradises


Added by Iberia Airlines on February 1, 2016 at 9:14pm — No Comments

'Wonder 500': Fine Products From Japan on Exhibit for the First Time in USA

It was exciting to stop by the Wonder 500™ Project exhibition pop-up at Exhibition Hall (4-16 West 43rd Street) to experience Japan in New York City! …


Added by Marian Goldberg on January 31, 2016 at 4:56pm — No Comments

Positively NOLA: New Orleans' French Quarter

Welcome to the French Quarter!

As I wandered the streets of the Vieux Carré…


Added by Maureen Blevins on January 30, 2016 at 10:43am — No Comments

On Lake Garda, the Poet & the Dictator Who Shaped the Destiny of Italy


Villa of Gabriele D’Annunzio

A Surprise Discovery in Gardone Rivera

We selected the town of Gardone Rivera, on the shores of Lake Garda, because of its proximity to the Sirmione Peninsula and the archaeological site of well preserved Roman ruins.

We usually plan some “open…


Added by Bob and Janice Kollar on January 29, 2016 at 12:02pm — No Comments

Beverly Hills' Lawry's Prime Rib: The Taste Is in the Silver Cart

My dining extravaganza began with a spinning salad as dressing was poured from high above and the bowl spun in a mesmeric rotation. I tried to finish my salad until being distracted by the silver cart brought tableside and loaded with slow roasted prime rib roasts. 

Lawry’s The Prime Rib…


Added by M'Liss Hinshaw on January 28, 2016 at 2:59pm — No Comments

Diving and Spear Fishing for a Fresh Ceviche Lunch in Puerto Vallarta

Diving in Colomitos Cove

For the last decade, I have been fortunate enough to live a dual life, residing both in California and in Mexico. Puerto Vallarta is where I call home during the winter months, as well as part of the summer.



Added by Nicholas Kontis on January 27, 2016 at 4:12pm — No Comments

Costa Rica's Summer Season of Festivals 2016 Begins!

It’s the new year, and that means it’s time for Costa Rica’s summer festival season! Known for their gregarious, fun-loving style, Costa Ricans’ enthusiasm is contagious when the country celebrates its numerous fiestas, festivals and horse parades from January to April. Plan your travel to Costa…


Added by Shannon Farley on January 26, 2016 at 8:30am — No Comments

Tunisia - Fab Beaches, Fascinating Deserts, Intriguing Ruins

Tunisia, North Africa…


Added by Iberostar Hotels & Resorts on January 25, 2016 at 9:45am — No Comments

Romantic Getaway to the Best Lighthouse B&B on the Oregon Coast

We had heard so many fascinating stories about lighthouses along the scenic Oregon coast that we decided to make a road trip from San Francisco to visit one. Here's what we did.…


Added by Page on January 24, 2016 at 11:30pm — No Comments

8 Wonderful Weekend Getaways From New York City

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New York is the city that never sleeps, a vibrant, bustling town where it is always possible to grab a drink and swap stories with your friends. Millions of tourists flock to New York every year to soak up the atmosphere and see the plethora of world famous…


Added by John Morgan on January 23, 2016 at 1:02pm — No Comments

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