Tag: travel

Three Summer Travel Trends You Need to Know

As the summer months approach with promises of beautiful weather, vibrant nature, and roaming wildlife, the prospect of travel grows bright. When spring melts winter’s ice, wanderlust drives travelers the world over to expand their horizons, both literally and figuratively. This coming season seems more exciting than ever, with oil prices dropping to the lowest they’ve been since 2009 and… Read more →

Norwegian Adventure

With so many places of incredible beauty in the world, it can be difficult to pin down just one destination to visit when going on vacation. In Europe alone, there can seem to be nearly innumerable options, be you looking for more of a Mediterranean adventure or more of a trip through Mother Nature, one can find anything and everything… Read more →

A Weekend to Remember in Tuscany

Anyone who has ever watched Under the Tuscan Sun is predisposed to love Tuscany. I confess to loving the film and after having the pleasure of spending a long weekend in Tuscany I can state that the area lived up to my very high expectations. The trip from Rome was three hours by car. The limo driver went out of… Read more →

A Trip to Pompeii

    I found myself with a free day in Rome and fortunate enough to be able to arrange a trip to Pompeii. Pompeii is only a few hours by car from Rome and is easily done in a day. Traveling through the countryside is extremely enjoyable. The views are simply magnificent and the landscape is dotted with monasteries, castles… Read more →

The Best of Italy’s Ancient Capital: Rome

Colosseum Constructed in 80 AD, the most iconic, beautifully arched amphitheater has marked Rome as one of the most precious historic marvels of the ancient world. A representation of both ancient and modern Roman culture, this site is located at the very heart of the city’s historic center, with other sites such as the Piazza Venezia, the Roman Forum and… Read more →

Springing into Philadelphia This Season

Chinese Lantern Festival Although Chinese New Year has technically past, this hasn’t stopped Philadelphia from embracing the various cultural practices that continue to make this holiday such an essential part of its tradition. To further embrace the Chinese culture, even long after the New Year celebrations have past, the Chinese Lantern Festival will allow to experience the stunning, glowing lanterns… Read more →

How to Prepare for Air Travel

Once you have booked your flight, made the necessary travel arrangements and realized you have packed all that you can on your trip, there comes a time when you start to dread the flight that will lead you to your destination. Although many children find airplanes to be quite fun, for many teenagers and adults alike, it can be an… Read more →

The Advantages of Group Travel

More choices When traveling with a group of people, some may think it could be difficult to agree on a famous restaurant to dine in or the best day trip to take, but it’s important to remember that this type of stimulation is perfect for travel. Collaborating with others and gaining a better understanding of the area around with the… Read more →

Hiking the Grand Canyon

Easily one of the U.S.’s national treasures located in the western portion of the country, it can be daunting to figure out how to exactly take advantage of a certain amount of time at the wondrous Grand Canyon park. In an ideal world, you would need at least a week to familiarize yourself with the most intricate crevices or hidden caves… Read more →