The ABC Islands of the Caribbean

If you have never heard of the ABC Islands, they are Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao in the Caribbean Sea not far off the north coast of Venezuela. They have a connection to the Netherlands with Aruba and Curacao being constituent countries of the Kingdom of the Netherlands and ...

The ABC Islands of the Caribbean2020-04-28T14:49:00+00:00

The Rich Coast, Costa Rica

Let’s visit Costa Rica that small Central American country sandwiched between Nicaragua on the north and Panama on the south and the two bodies of water: the Pacific Ocean and Caribbean Sea. Do not be fooled into lumping this tourist destination into the same category as all the other countries in the region.

The Rich Coast, Costa Rica2020-02-25T22:05:46+00:00

Paris: 10 Reasons You Must Go

It is difficult to pick out 10 reasons why Paris should be near the top of your bucket list – there are possibly a hundred reasons! But here are our top 10 favorites:

Paris: 10 Reasons You Must Go2020-01-21T18:25:30+00:00

Five Tips for Fiji

Fiji is an island paradise – all 333 islands of it! This archipelago country in the south Pacific is about 4 to 5 hours fly time from Australia and you can more than double that if flying from the United States. Is it worth flying that far and for so long? Most definitely, yes! ...

Five Tips for Fiji2019-11-25T20:18:58+00:00

London Attractions

There are certain cities that everyone should visit at least once in a lifetime. London, England is one of them. A day or two’s sojourn won’t do this place justice though perhaps you will see a few highlights, enough to whet your appetite to return. To get the real flavor of the city ...

London Attractions2019-10-23T19:40:09+00:00

8 Reasons to Visit New Zealand

New Zealand is that country to the south east of Australia. Because both these countries are close together across the Pacific from the west coast of North America, they are often combined in one visit which is a shame. They are entirely different from each other and ...

8 Reasons to Visit New Zealand2019-09-24T14:21:27+00:00

When in Rome | Travel Tips

Prepare yourself for an unforgettable experience when in Rome. You will, in all probability, wish to see the usual tourist favorites: the Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain, the Vatican and the Colosseum. This article features fourteen little tips learned during a recent visit that may enhance your stay in Rome.

When in Rome | Travel Tips2019-08-19T17:54:25+00:00

Swiss Alps & Bavaria | Let’s Cool Off!

It’s that time of year when the heat can be brutal, and we are all thankful for air conditioning. Naturally, as a self-professed warm weather lover, I’m thinking of Jungfraujoch, Switzerland. Yesterday it reached a high of 41 degrees Fahrenheit in Jungfraujoch.

Swiss Alps & Bavaria | Let’s Cool Off!2019-07-22T14:16:00+00:00

Charming Croatia

Croatia lies in a cluster of small countries on the eastern shore of the Adriatic Sea. It not only sports a long coastline, but it extends inland to border the countries of Hungary, Slovenia, and Serbia. For this reason, you can visit Croatia not only on an ocean cruise but also ...

Charming Croatia2019-06-12T15:43:26+00:00

St. Kitts | All That is Sweet

Years ago, the sugar used to sweeten your coffee, tea and baked goods could very well have come from the Caribbean, and specifically from a small volcanic island in the Leeward Islands called St.Kitts. Nowadays ...

St. Kitts | All That is Sweet2019-05-15T17:11:43+00:00