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6 Important Tips for Travelers to Brazil

While Brazil is a major metropolitan city, its infrastructure is not necessarily user friendly - as many discovered during the recent Summer Olympics. However, this does not mean your trip needs to be…


Added by lauren quinn on September 21, 2017 at 5:12am — No Comments

The (Big) Game's Afoot at South Africa's Kruger Park


The word “park” for many many conjure up civilized, groomed lawns, flowerbeds, and patches of dappled woods. But…


Added by David Paul Appell on September 20, 2017 at 10:47am — No Comments

Artist Lyora Pisarro, Descendant of French Impressionist Camille, Is Her Own Woman

               Performance piece by Lyora Pissarro 

Camille Pissarro's powerful artistic influence can be felt in the paintings of his great-great granddaughter



Added by Rita Payne Media on September 19, 2017 at 6:25am — No Comments

Creating Cuisine in Sayulita on Mexico's Riviera Nayarit

What is it about Sayulita on the Mexico's…


Added by Bob and Janice Kollar on September 18, 2017 at 2:46am — No Comments

Letter From Tudela, Spain: Rediscovered Jewish Heritage

An hour south of Pamplona where Ernest Hemingway famously (and tens of thousands after him) ran with the bulls, Tudela, the second largest city in the region of Navarre after Pamplona, is a metropolis of many distinctions, not least among them a Jewish history of majestic…


Added by Harvey frommer on September 17, 2017 at 7:30pm — No Comments

Tasting Newport Beach, California's Pacific Wine & Food Classic

Light and airy with a heavenly taste that stole my heart at the Pacific Wine and Food Classic in Newport Beach this past August 19.  Oh yes, there was plenty of wine and food, but these beauties put the event in a new dimension.

Walking over the bridge to the Newport Dunes…


Added by M'Liss Hinshaw on September 16, 2017 at 8:11am — No Comments

8 Must-Do Events in Sydney This Season

Another of the reasons I love living in Sydney is that there are events here all year round, many of them free to attend. If you are visiting the city this spring, there are some events on the calendar that you just can’t miss. You will have a fantastic time if you schedule your trip around one of these, though make sure you book your tickets in advance so…


Added by Amy Sky Piper on September 15, 2017 at 11:38pm — No Comments

3 Appealing Hill Stations Near Bangalore, India

Bangalore is one of the biggest metropolitan cities in India. It boasts top-notch education institutions and a thriving IT sector, which attracts people from all over the country and the world. The ‘bustling Silicon valley of India’ has made a name for itself as a great destination for work purposes, but that isn’t all that the capital of Karnataka state has to offer.

Bangalore is located in proximity to some of the best hill stations…


Added by Savaari Car Rentals on September 14, 2017 at 9:10pm — No Comments

Portugal's Algarve: Must-Visit Sights


Algarve is the southernmost…


Added by Tom Collins on September 13, 2017 at 1:12pm — No Comments

6 Fun Water Adventures in Guanacaste, Costa Rica


Costa Rica Tubing Tours on Rio Negro

There’s nothing like a day of exciting fun bouncing and splashing…


Added by Shannon Farley on September 12, 2017 at 11:32am — No Comments

My Hanoi Street Food Tour

CIAT International Center for Tropical Agriculture

It was the first time I visited Hanoi, Vietnam’s capital city. It’s chaotic,…


Added by Helen Tran on September 11, 2017 at 6:30pm — 1 Comment

Malaysia's Amazing Langkawi Sky Bridge

Without any doubt, Sky Bridge is the most interesting place in this archipelago of 104 islands in the Andaman Sea, some 30 kilometers off the coast of northwestern Malaysia. In general, Langkawi has few attractions apart from its famous beaches, duty-free…


Added by Iness Greener on September 10, 2017 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Irma's Destruction on St. Martin through Locals' Eyes


To help the north Caribbean help itself in the wake of Hurricane Irma, see the Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association's Caribbean Tourism Recovery Fund or the Caribbean…


Added by Ed Wetschler on September 9, 2017 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Marriott Rejuvenates a Historic Treasure in Syracuse, New York

There are times when staying at a historic hotel goes beyond being ensconced in solid construction and ornate architecture that can never be replicated in today's world. At Marriott Syracuse Downtown, a grand…


Added by Steve Mirsky on September 8, 2017 at 12:04pm — No Comments

Seville: Spain's Unforgettable City of Orange Trees


In spring, they say, the fragrance of orange…


Added by Harvey frommer on September 7, 2017 at 6:30am — No Comments

Three Cheers for Algiers!

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Quick, what’s Africa’s largest country? If you said CongoLibya, or South Africa, well, yes, they’re certainly up there, but the…


Added by Max Pesling on September 6, 2017 at 9:11am — No Comments

How to Make the Most of a Museum Trip

Museums are a gateway to a country’s history, architecture, and culture. Most countries have several museums that house artifacts, paintings, and other things sourced over a long period of time. These items are put on display so that people studying them would have able to learn about the ancient times. However, not everyone knows how to make the most of a museum trip and come back with the best…


Added by Rosy Dovey on September 5, 2017 at 10:10am — No Comments

My First Time in Iceland


My solo travels have mostly taken me throughout North America; but this last trip stretched my independence and my endurance. I was originally intrigued when…


Added by maryann virack on September 4, 2017 at 11:19am — No Comments

Tobu Railway Takes You to Japan’s Best Fall Foliage in Tokyo & North to Tochigi Prefecture

Nature’s Amber, Golden, and Crimson Leaves of Splendor Beckon Travelers on Tobu Railway – Traveling North from Tokyo’s Asakusa Station – 
to Nikko and Kinugawa in Tochigi Prefecture

While American domestic travelers marvel at New England’s autumn leaves in shades from saffron to crimson, Japan’s fall foliage also beckons leaf peepers from around Japan itself and across the globe. Japanese culture…


Added by Marian Goldberg on September 3, 2017 at 3:38pm — No Comments

A Toast to a European Beer Powerhouse: the Czech Republic!


Ach, du liebe!
It’s that sudsy time of year again, as Germany’s…


Added by David Paul Appell on September 2, 2017 at 8:30am — No Comments

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