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

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

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

3 Fun Festivities in Europe

There are hundreds of festivities celebrated throughout Europe and if you are lucky in the timing of your travels, you may be able to attend one whether by design or by happenstance. For instance, many folks travel specially ...

3 Fun Festivities in Europe2019-02-21T17:36:36+00:00

Plitvice Lakes National Park

Plitvice Lakes National Park was the first of its kind established in Croatia, and proclaimed as a national park in 1949. Thirty years later the park was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List. If you are like most North Americans, you have probably never heard ,,,

Plitvice Lakes National Park2019-01-17T20:07:03+00:00

The Lure of Spain

The land of bullfighters, flamenco dancers, fiestas and siestas, plus crispy churros con chocolate. What’s not to love? If Spain is on your travel wish list, but you’re short on time, not interested in an escorted tour, and a cruise ...

The Lure of Spain2018-11-22T22:26:13+00:00

Flamenco, the Music of Andalusia

Certain types of music and dance become associated with countries. Spain is no exception as one’s mind immediately hears the guitarist and sees the brightly dressed female dancer, her feet pounding a staccato beat and fingers clicking castanets.

Flamenco, the Music of Andalusia2018-11-22T21:15:57+00:00

10 Haunted Hotels in Great Britain

When one travels, a good night’s rest before a day of sightseeing is paramount – unless of course, you travel with the object of a disturbed night as your ultimate goal. The paranormal has always intrigued the public since the fascination ...

10 Haunted Hotels in Great Britain2018-10-25T20:45:23+00:00

Romantic Santorini

Ask most anyone who has been to Santorini and they will invariably refer to it as the most beautiful vacation spot they have ever visited. “Heaven on earth”, is a frequent comment. It is the perfect place to propose, ...

Romantic Santorini2018-08-20T20:07:05+00:00

Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona, Spain, has become a popular port for cruise lines. Royal Caribbean, Celebrity Cruises, and Holland America, to name just few, offer cruises to the Eastern Mediterranean.  The city’s art, architecture and culture make Barcelona a perfect city for either ...

Barcelona, Spain2018-04-05T16:04:06+00:00