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The 8 Sights You Don’t Want to Miss in Rome

The 8 Sights You Don’t Want to Miss in Rome

There’s so much to see and so much to do it can be overwhelming. If you only have a day or two, which is a shame, these are your don’t miss sights. The Colosseum Easily Rome’s most recognizable monument, the Colosseum is a must see for sports fans. Started in [...]

7 Amazing Underwater Archeological Finds

7 Amazing Underwater Archeological Finds

The legend of the great “City of Atlantis” has intrigued explorers, thrill seekers and archeologists for decades, spawning several discoveries of real-life ancient underwater empires tucked among the sea’s sandy depths for centuries. Here are 7 mystical underwater archeological digs from around the world.   Heracleion, Egypt It’s still unclear [...]

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 [...]