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Hot New Places to Visit

Published on July 19, 2010 By Lauren D. Collins

There are a number of new places popping up around the world that are quickly becoming travel hot spots. Jose Ignacio, Uruguay for example.  This is a tiny beach pueblo on the southern coast of Uruguay.  This just may become the next Punta del Este. What about Trieste, Italy – Many Italia aficionados have been […]

Top Destinations for 2010 and the Decade to Come

Published on March 9, 2010 By Lauren D. Collins

Travel has become more economical than in recent years.  So, if you’re planning to see the world, now may be the best time.  In fact, in 2010 and much of the rest of the new decade here are some of the best places you may want to consider: Concierge.com’s It List: Marrakesh, Kyrgyzstan, Vancouver, Burma, […]

Top Travel Picks for 2010

Published on March 5, 2010 By Lauren D. Collins

Planning a trip this year?  Lonely Planet recently picked the top countries to visit in 2010: United States Canada South Africa Mexico Thailand Cuba Italy Philippines Brazil Costa Rica Link to this post!

Best Travel Spots in the South

Published on March 3, 2010 By Lauren D. Collins

Southern Living Magazine recently published a list of the best travel destinations in the South of the USA.  Here are some of the best: Best Live Music Venue in Louisiana – House of Blues, New Orleans Best Crab Cake in Maryland – The Crab Claw Restaurant, St. Michaels Best Drive in West Virginia – New […]

Salvador Carnival 2010 – The World’s biggest Party

Published on August 26, 2009 By openhouse

Salvador Carnival has entered the guiness records as the biggest street party in the planet. To welcome visitors from all over the world the artists at the Open House Barra. Onice accommodations together with great parties with shows and free drinks (shows include Capoeira, Pro Dancers, and more). Besides, there are funny contests where winners get […]

Visiting Avoca, in Wicklow County Ireland

Published on January 9, 2009 By Lauren D. Collins

Avoca is a small village near Arklow in County Wicklow, Ireland, where Avoca Handweavers, the well known clothing manufacturing and retail business, first started out. The picturesque village of Avoca itself is the fictional home of the BBC’s Ballykissangel. The Avoca brand has fast become a real success story and the company now employs around […]

Top 10 Eco-Friendly Travel Landmarks in the USA

Published on December 21, 2008 By Lauren D. Collins

Interested in Eco-Friendly Travel? Here are some of the top green tourist destinations in the USA, courtesy of “Travel – Leisure Magazine”. These landmarks were chosen because they implement a variety of eco-friendly strategies, such as photovoltaic panels, green roofs and wind turbines. 1. San Francisco’s California Academy of Sciences, which has a living roof […]

Visiting Boston on a Budget

Published on November 16, 2008 By Luis R. Hernandez

Boston is the cradle of patriotism, the site of Paul Revere’s historic ride and home to the USS Constitution. The combination of old and new, historic and trendy, gives Boston its personality – and provides limitless opportunities for a visit that doesn’t require help from one of the city’s leaders in venture capital. For more […]

Haunted Boston

Published on November 16, 2008 By Luis R. Hernandez

Visit Haunted Boston. Some of the most intriguing figures in the nation are spending their eternal rest in the Boston area. Just one free visit to the Old Granary Burying Ground provides a history lesson for the thousands who come each year to see the graves of noted patriots John Hancock, John Adams and Robert […]

Cool Off in Florida’s Natural Spring Waters

Published on August 16, 2008 By travelexpert

There’s nothing more invigorating than a dip in a cool, blue spring on a sultry summer day. And there’s no shortage of springs in north Florida, which has one of the highest concentrations of first-magnitude freshwater springs in the world. Why not combine a trip to one of Florida’s natural springs with your stay in […]