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Featured Member Blog Posts – September 2019 Archive (20)

A Southern California Wine Council Gathers for an End-of-Summer Review

The lovely tropical garden of two of our members’ home in San Diego was the recent setting of Wine Council’s end of summer review of wines.  We tasted a Pinot gris and a rosé from Cameron Hughes and a Pinot gris and a rosé from Mount Beautiful, plus three Pinot noirs from Talawind Ranch. Each member was assigned a wine to research and was asked to bring an appetizer or dish that would pair well with his or her assigned…


Added by Linda Stewart on September 20, 2019 at 8:32am — No Comments

Spain's Fantastic Catalonia Region at a Glance



Millions of visitors flock to Catalonia in Spain's northeast each year, lured especially by its marvelous beaches and spectacular capital…


Added by David Paul Appell on September 19, 2019 at 12:19am — No Comments

The Philippines' Baguio City an Under-the-Radar Gem


Not for its ambrosial Ube (purple-yam) jam or the warm, English-speaking Igorots (the traditional peoples inhabiting the…


Added by Heena Adwani on September 18, 2019 at 6:22am — No Comments

Why Homestays Are the Best Way for Students to Immerse in Another Culture

If you are a student and you don’t have much money to splash on fancy voyages but you wish to explore other cultures, there is a way – applying for a student exchange program! Apart from an opportunity to study in a different country and meeting new friends, this is a great chance to develop a global perspective and broaden your social…


Added by Chantelle Gallagher on September 17, 2019 at 4:10pm — No Comments

6 Best Indian Travel Bloggers Every Travel Lover Should Follow


There is a big difference between a traveller and a tourist - for one thing, a tourist only views a place, but a…


Added by Rosie Joy on September 16, 2019 at 8:16pm — No Comments

A Heavenly Retreat in Costa Rica

 A Well-needed Heavenly Retreat in Costa Rica

News flash: The lifestyle of a travel TV host isn’t always so glamorous. Yes, I am incredibly blessed and so grateful to have such an exciting and fulfilling job hosting my show Travel Time with Linda, but I must admit my whirlwind turnaround trips can be exhausting. While I try my best to maintain a…


Added by Linda Cooper on September 15, 2019 at 5:48am — No Comments

Canada's Top 5 Bucket-List Musts

Being the world's second largest country by area, Canada is abundant in beautiful landscapes and unique locations for travellers to explore, boasting culturally rich cities and incredible natural wonders, including 15 UNESCO World Heritage Sites (and skiiers/snowboarders take note: it also has the world's longest…


Added by Pooja Joshi on September 14, 2019 at 12:06pm — No Comments

6 of the Best Authentic Dishes to Try in South Africa

Whether they're here on a honeymoon tour or for any other reason, the Rainbow Nation in addition to history, culture, and safaris as well as other ecotourism sweetens visitors' experiences with its own unique cuisine, the legacy of…


Added by Neelam Satyawali on September 13, 2019 at 9:13am — No Comments

Honeymoon Paradise Hawaii at a Glance

There's a good reason why these islands in the middle of the Pacific Ocean are among the world's most popular honeymoon destinations - their romance and exotic tropical beauty are at times nearly overwhelming. With fantastic beaches; luxurious resorts; myriad eco and adventure…

Added by FAB Holidays on September 12, 2019 at 6:28pm — 1 Comment

3 Cool Movies With Beautiful Scenery from Around the World

Movies showcasing dreamy destinations are a delight not only on their own terms but to previews or remember your own travels - not to mention armchair traveling to inspire you for the future. Here's a trio I've watched again recently that made me dream of beautiful Tuscany, Bora Bora, and the U.S. West.



Added by Jeremiah Thomas on September 11, 2019 at 12:40am — No Comments

Exploring the Exciting Adventure Side of Montenegro


As a small country situated on the Adriatic Coast of the Balkans of southeast Europe,…


Added by Mateja on September 10, 2019 at 2:38pm — No Comments

Discover Dubai's Beautiful Parks and Gardens

Dubai, located in the Middle Eastern desert. is not well known for its parks and gardens. So it may come as a surprise that Dubai does in fact have several beautiful parks and gardens located throughout the city, and make a fabulous and inexpensive or free outing. They can also provide a quiet relief for tourists away from the buzz of a typical action…


Added by Kelly Wilson on September 9, 2019 at 6:53am — No Comments

My Life's a Trip: Bucket-List Thailand

It's hard to imagine that through most of its history, the country known as Thailand was called Siam until 1939 - just 80 years ago. Today it remains brimming with bucket-list-worthy experiences.  Traveling for work as a TV host for my show…


Added by Linda Cooper on September 8, 2019 at 10:27am — No Comments

The Unbelievable Marble Caves of Chilean Patagonia

Down in Chile's Patagonia region along its border with Argentina, on a glacier freshwater lake (South America's second largest) called Lago Carrera near the towns of Chile Chico and Puerto Tranquilo are enormous boulders of solid marble,…

Added by FAB Holidays on September 7, 2019 at 5:56pm — No Comments

India's Unique Andaman Islands

In the Bay of Bengal nearly 1,200 kilometers off the coast of India, the Andaman and Nicobar Islands are an archipelago of nearly 600 islands spreading across 800 kilometers, offering a mix of white, sandy beaches, crystal clear water, water sports, ecotourism, and other outdoors…


Added by Andaman Tour Travel on September 6, 2019 at 8:17am — No Comments

Get More Online Hotel Bookings With Effective Digital Marketing

How do you get more online bookings and scale up your hotel revenue?

As simple as the question may sound, as you probably well realize, the answers can be tricky and challenging. And these days, that's where digital marketing comes in. With the boom in both the Internet and the hospitality industry, digital…


Added by Ramada Gurgaon on September 5, 2019 at 3:55pm — No Comments

20 of Prague's Top Attractions


Added by FAB Holidays on September 4, 2019 at 8:51pm — No Comments

The Oregon Coast's Magnificent Overleaf Lodge

Over the last several months we have written about some wonderful places to stay along the scenic California coast (for example, here,…


Added by Page on September 3, 2019 at 9:22am — No Comments

St. Mary's Parish in Jamaica: New Sustainable Tourism Destination?

For our first-ever trip to the Caribbean, my friend Michael, his then-girlfriend, my then-girlfriend, and I rented a cottage on the north coast of Jamaica, about a stone's throw from Ocho Rios and the parish of St. Mary. This was in 1979, and travel to Jamaica was different then. Couples Resorts existed, but there…


Added by Ed Wetschler on September 2, 2019 at 7:30pm — No Comments

Ancient Ephesus: A Bucket-List Destination in Turkey


was a Greek city founded approximately 3,000 years ago in Asia Minor in what is now western Turkey, near a town called Selçuk. A visit here - often during a Mediterranean cruise port call at Kuşadasi - gives the imaginative global…


Added by Page on September 1, 2019 at 5:56pm — No Comments

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