The 50 Most Beautiful Places in the World Part 1

Let these gorgeous destinations inspire you to travel more. From national parks to extraordinary beaches, these travel spots are sure to please. Our planet is home to an endless number of gorgeous landscapes, ranging from scenic white sand beaches to jaw-dropping mountain ranges. Let this list of destinations inspire you to see more of the […]

30 Top Wellness Retreats Part 3

AQUA DOME – Tirol Therme Längenfeld: Längenfeld, Austria The whole family can enjoy some rest and relaxation at AQUA DOME – Tirol Therme Längenfeld, a futuristic Alpine resort with outdoor salt, sulphur and massage pools. Children ages 3 and older can spend time in supervised playrooms in addition to thermal baths and saunas designed especially […]

River Cruising in France with Viva Cruises

Hello Again Everyone, As the Holiday Season rapidly approached, I was excited to know that I was about to experience my first ever river cruise and sure enough, my wife and I recently returned home having experienced a wonderful few days on the river Rhone in France with the up-and-coming new player in the river […]

30 Top Wellness Retreats Part 2

Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel: Machu Picchu Pueblo, Peru Combine a bucket list trip to UNESCO World Heritage-listed Machu Picchu with a restorative stay at the Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel for a truly unforgettable vacation. At an elevation of 6,627 feet above sea level, this boutique hotel features 83 casitas that dot the terraced […]

30 Top Wellness Retreats Part 1

Rejuvenate your mind, body and spirit at one of these relaxation-focused properties.7 From sunrise hikes to healing baths to yoga and meditation, these resorts offer ample ways to focus on your overall well-being. As Americans continue to pay more attention to their personal wellness, they’re seeking fitness amenities, detoxes and stress relief on vacation. According […]

Bath – and from sea water to fresh water…!

Hello Again Everyone, Well the festive holiday season is fast approaching once again and here in the UK the weather has already turned decidedly wet and wintery, although we have had no sign of any snow – yet…!! However with the shops and streets decorated for Christmas and our minds turning towards shopping for those […]

5 Ways Cruise Lines Are Becoming More Environmentally Friendly

Industry considers impact as it looks to the future. TOURISM IS TYPICALLY perceived as having a positive economic impact on a region, with visitors spending money on hotels, restaurants, souvenirs and attractions. Travelers can also bring notoriety to lesser-known destinations, creating additional opportunities for future tourism. However, this kind of growth can become a strain […]

11 Unique and Quirky Cruise Destinations

Venture off the beaten path for an authentic cruising experience. Tap into your adventurous side during a cruise to one of these under-the-radar locations. Though cruising is often associated with vacation hot spots like the Caribbean and Mexico, cruise lines are expanding their itinerary options to include unconventional destinations. To help you decide which far-flung […]

Inspired by Paul Gauguin Cruises!

Hello Again Everyone, Hopefully you will have read my previous two Blogs about my fabulous recent cruise in French Polynesia with Paul Gauguin Cruises. I’m sure you already know that Paul Gauguin was a famous French artist who spent his later years living and painting in French Polynesia and who is credited with “revolutionising portrait […]

How to Get to Machu Picchu: Tours and Tips for Visiting

Here is everything you need to know to plan a trip to Machu Picchu. MACHU PICCHU IS THOUGHT to be one of the largest and most impressive Incan cities of its time. Today a UNESCO World Heritage Site with expansive ruins open to visitors, it sits high on a peak in the Peruvian Andes and […]