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Between Los Angeles and Santa Barbara runs the US 101, alternating between rolling hills and stunning sea views. Family activities abound at a midpoint in Ventura County West, making for an excellent three day vacation close to the heart of Los Angeles. This area includes Camarillo, Oxnard, and Ventura.
Choose day trips between wine tasting, old airplanes, classic cars, or whale watching, just to name a few, as well as the tourist-friendly downtown shops and…
Visitors to New York City don’t come for the beaches, certainly. But if you should happen to be in town during the warm weather (say, through September), and…
Added by Jose Balido on May 9, 2015 at 7:30am — No Comments
by Atila Ximenes
Nowhere is nature wilder and more striking than at South America’s southernmost reaches, its dense forests and Andes mountains cinematically spectacular and crammed with wildlife including llamas, pumas, and grey foxes, its beaches and frigid waters teeming…
Added by Iberia Airlines on May 8, 2015 at 8:17am — No Comments
For many people, exploring Southeast Asia might be on their travel list, but Laos is often overlooked in favor of larger neighboring Vietnam and Thailand. Those who take the time to visit, though, soon discover that this country is their equal, with fantastic scenic beauty, welcoming locals, delicious dishes, impressive temples, and many activities such as kayaking, rock climbing, and biking .
With hidden caves, terraced rice paddies, beautiful limestone mountains, imposing…
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San Gimignano is a classic medieval walled hill town in Tuscany with a history dating back to 63 BC. During the Middle Ages, the town was an important center for trade and for pilgrims traveling to or from Rome.
“Tower envy” was the name of the game back in the 11th century, when the original San Gimignano had 72 towers, built by patrician families probably to…
Added by Bob and Janice Kollar on May 4, 2015 at 9:58am — No Comments
Every Tuesday after 6-o’clock mass in the Iglesia de Nossa Senhora do Rosário dos Pretos, all the parishioners pour into the streets of Pelourinho, the historic center of Salvador da Bahia, and the big party, Bênção (blessing), commences. The whole city gets its glad rags on - because Salvador does not live on Carnaval alone! It is…
Added by Iberostar Hotels & Resorts on May 3, 2015 at 9:19pm — No Comments
We love Connecticut. It is a beautiful state that is teeming with interesting tourist attractions. Today we focus on the historic maritime coast of the Constitution State in “Mystic Country.”
The seaside towns and villages of Mystic County run 30 miles along Long Island Sound, starting at the…Continue
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Your next vacation needs to be to the Bocas del Toro Archipelago in Panamá. Easy to get to from North America and Europe via Panama City, or combine with a trip to Costa Rica, Bocas del Toro has everything you could want in a Caribbean vacation – sun, clear turquoise…
Added by Shannon Farley on May 1, 2015 at 7:38am — No Comments