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America’s Most Iconic Drives

America’s Most Iconic Drives

Looking to plan a road trip this summer? Well look no further. These popular routes cruise through some of America’s most magnificent landscapes, shorelines, mountains and meadows. So whether you drive your clunker or rent some hot-wheels, you’ll sure have that car-commercial experience, you, the road and classic America. Going-to-the-Sun [...]

World’s Scariest Hikes

World’s Scariest Hikes

Adventure seekers get ready for the hike of your life. If you have been looking for an extreme adventure, look for no further than you, nature and one scary trail. This is no walk in the park type of hike, but yet a stimulating exploration for your mind, body and [...]

Best Film Locations from 2012

Best Film Locations from 2012

The opening title comes on. The camera pans past wide landscapes with hills and beautiful building. Sometimes the more spectacular things you’ll see are on the silver screen, but that doesn’t have to be all they are. Ever since the Lord of the Rings movies enticed fans and wanderlust travelers [...]

10 Things You Won’t Find in the U.K. or Europe

10 Things You Won’t Find in the U.K. or Europe

Yes it’s different; heck in some countries they drive on the wrong side of the road and some don’t even speak English. Money, Money, Money You won’t find a Dollar, a Quarter, or a Penny. You will find a Pound, a Franc and a Euro. Great Britain and Switzerland still [...]

7 Most Luxurious Cities in the World

7 Most Luxurious Cities in the World

Luxury, something most humans dream of, is an idea where waking up at mid-morning in a king size, down-feathered mattress covered in 1500 thread count Egyptian cotton sheets, drinking lattes in the afternoon and martinis at night is a life worth living. But note life with a touch of class [...]

6 Places to Visit in Brazil

6 Places to Visit in Brazil

By Carolyn Dean  Staff Writer The largest country in South America, Brazil beholds a nourishing tropical climate, powerful economy, and most importantly a robust, intimate culture that will ruffle your feathers and entice your senses. While visiting this pearl there are some must see places that will fulfill your appetite and [...]

6 Places to Visit in Cuba

6 Places to Visit in Cuba

By Carolyn Dean Staff Writer Cuba is a beautiful and robust country that has been condemned by Washington since 1962 when the United States emplaced a trade and travel embargo restricting US citizens from travelling to and from the country.  Recently in 2011 President Obama modified the embargo for Americans [...]

What’s so Great About the Great Barrier Reef?

What’s so Great About the Great Barrier Reef?

The Great Barrier Reef is globally famous. You already know that it’s the world’s largest reef system (I hope), but is there anything else special that goes on down there off the coast of Australia? Other than crocodile wrestling of course. Imagine a place with the combined life of rush hour traffic in [...]

Six Places to see in the Emirates

Six Places to see in the Emirates

Usually when one thinks of the Middle East they’ll think of war, terror, oil, and maybe more mobs. What some may not be as aware of is that there is much more culture, history and warmth there than you may expect. If you’ve never been to the United Arab Emirates [...]

Best Beach Hut Vacations

Best Beach Hut Vacations

The world is comprised of various magnificent beaches, which restores mind and rejuvenates bodies. For the ultimate sun, sand and sea vacation, beach goers can stay footsteps away from the shoreline in a beach hut. Beach fanatics can vacation in tiki-style “boxes” to luxurious huts to best suit the pocket [...]