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Way up in the Andes, Ecuador’s capital city – the word’s highest official capital – is something muy especial indeed, its bustling modern precincts surrounding a historic old town dating back to 1543 that is…
Added by David Paul Appell on October 30, 2016 at 9:31am — No Comments
The laid-back pace of Chincoteague Island, Virginia is perfect for visitors who want to turn off their engines, hang loose, and soak up the stunning beauty of the surroundings. But for vacationers who, after they’ve appropriately chilled out, begin itching for stuff to do, there’s…Continue
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“My mother is Riki Opolski, the famous Israeli,” said Adam Opolski when we met him in the streamlined and sparkling spa on the ground floor of…
Added by Harvey frommer on October 28, 2016 at 6:04pm — No Comments
My birthday is this month and I turned 50, so wanting to do something I always I want to do I headed over the Munich, Germany for the famous Oktoberfest. Contrary to what you might think, it starts in mid September and goes into the first week of October.
It was part of a larger trip that I will write about another time. We got into Munich on the Friday…Continue
Added by Robert Walsh on October 27, 2016 at 8:02am — No Comments
As traveling with pets has become increasingly common, the hospitality industry is warming up to furry guests. More and more hotels and restaurants are opening their doors to pooches. (NOTE: Delta has tightened policies and other airlines are prohibiting animals in the passenger cabin). In addition, several movers have entered the travel and tourism arena,…
Added by Linda Wilson on October 26, 2016 at 6:26pm — No Comments
Sri Lanka's political and business capital, on the island country's west coast, is blessed with a rich colonial heritage is a fine blend of races, religions and cultures, as well as colonial and contemporary architecture. Its streets are packed with three-wheel motorised vehicles called tuks-tuks, which can be convenient to get around…
Added by Mariya Marth on October 25, 2016 at 6:24am — No Comments
Australia's biggest city truly comes alive during springtime (and remember, those of your in the northern hemisphere, that's your autumn!). From fantastic music festivals and extraordinary exhibitions to refreshing feasts and popular rooftop bars, you can indulge in the beauty of Sydney’s most amazing scenes, vibrant nightlife and appealing outdoor…
Added by Sophie Andersen on October 24, 2016 at 7:31am — No Comments
Clustered within the Aegean and Ionian seas, 227 of Greece's 6,000 islands are inhabited and a few of these support some impressive wineries. Thanks to a wide-ranging Mediterranean climate with sundrenched days, deep blue seas, and mountainous terrain with challenging…Continue
Added by Steve Mirsky on October 23, 2016 at 1:31pm — No Comments
The next time you are in Honolulu, make it a point to experience this unique site. Take a short drive up the Pali (Cliff) Highway to one of Hawaii’s most scenic points – the Nuuanu Pali Lookout.
This vantage point oversees Oahu’s lush and panoramic windward coast. The location was…Continue
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From awe-inspiring nature to the joy of slowing down, discovering magic and finding gratitude, a visit to Santa Teresa, Costa Rica just might alter your life forever.
You’ll change your relationship with nature. In Santa Teresa, nature is center stage and everywhere. Walk down amazingly beautiful beaches where…Continue
Added by Shannon Farley on October 21, 2016 at 12:17pm — No Comments
Located an hour north of San Diego and a few minutes more than that south of Los Angeles, Temecula Valley wine country just keeps getting better, with mature vineyards and beautiful places to enjoy. On my recent visit, I was impressed by how much the area had grown since my visit 20 years ago. Upscale wineries that rival Napa and Sonoma and…Continue
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Lucca is a captivating walled medieval city located in Tuscany, one of Italy’s most visited regions. The exploration of a destination city can be either measured in hours or in days - day tripper versus slow traveler. And we encourage the latter whenever possible… so stop and smell the pizza!
The Day Tripper’s View of Lucca…
Added by Bob and Janice Kollar on October 16, 2016 at 7:30pm — No Comments
Chile offers a broad spectrum of varietals produced in eight regions across 600 miles of vastly diverse terroir, running the gamut from coastal highlands to craggy Andean plateaus 13,000 feet or more above sea…Continue
Added by Steve Mirsky on October 15, 2016 at 4:00pm — No Comments
The Mayan Riviera, right in the Mexican Caribbean, is not only to be enjoyed during the daytime, with the huge beaches, the bright sunshine and all the water sports and parks. The Mayan Riviera has a wide variety of nightlife for the most demanding partygoers.
On the Mayan Riviera you will find small discotheques and bars in towns…Continue
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Originally, the Temple of Débod stood in Egypt, on the right bank of the River Nile, and was dedicated to the god Amun and the goddess Isis. At the beginning of the 20th Century, it was decided, for water conservation purposes, to dam the river at Aswan, downstream of the temple.
Unfortunately, some important ancient monuments would…Continue
Added by Keith Kellett on October 13, 2016 at 3:30am — No Comments
In case you didn't already know it, Puerto Rico is a commonwealth territory of the United Sates. While Spanish is the official language, just about everyone knows some English, so you should be fine if you don't speak any.
As you can imagine the area is tropical, with temperatures nearing 90 degrees year round. There is minimal change in water temperature…Continue
Added by Robert Walsh on October 12, 2016 at 5:30pm — No Comments
Guanacaste is one of the most popular provinces in Costa Rica, especially its beaches. But if you’re willing to go exploring, you can still find many beautiful and incredible off-the-beaten-path places to enjoy. These secret travel destinations offer beautiful sights, and interesting and unforgettable experiences.
Added by Shannon Farley on October 11, 2016 at 8:43am — No Comments