Category: International Travel

Plan a Warm Winter Getaway This Year

The weather outside is frightful, but the warm winter getaway you are planning will surely be delightful. Instead of bundling up in oversized coats, gloves, and hats you can pack shorts and a bathing suit. Forget about slugging through slush and snow – this year you’ll be building sandcastles instead of […] Read more…

How About Spending Christmas in Paris?

Enjoy Christmas in Paris Paris is a beautiful city any time of year, but at Christmastime it can be magical. A trip to Paris can be a romantic holiday for couples or a fun family vacation. Here are some of the things you can see and take part in during […] Read more…

Hottest Honeymoon Spots by Season

Hottest Honeymoon Spots by Season If you are or will be planning a honeymoon, have a look at these hottest honeymoon spots by season. No matter when you’ll be celebrating, the Knot has some great ideas to help you enjoy every moment. Check out some great places for beaches, thrifty […] Read more…

What if there’s an attack while you’re traveling abroad? Plan ahead with STEP

The world has seen some significant changes over the last few years and there’s likely more to come. Weather instability. Civil unrest. Terrorism. War. During that same time, my sweet little girl (ok, she’s 27, now but that matters not) and I planned our trip to Europe.  It was a […] Read more…

HELP! Tips Needed for Traveling with Special Needs Children

Traveling with special needs children

With Spring Break upon us and summertime just around the corner, this is a great time to think about vacations! Traveling with a child with special needs may require a little more planning, but support and information is out there.  There are so many ways to make the trip easier and […] Read more…

Traveling with Diabetes – Plan Ahead for a Healthy Holiday

traveling with diabetes

Before DH was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes, we didn’t think twice about the way we ate when we were on the road. Breakfast was usually a bacon, egg and cheese biscuit, and lunch was a hamburger combo meal, super-sized. Yes, it was easier, but was also killing us.  We’ve […] Read more…

10 of the Most Luxurious Honeymoon Suites Ever

If a private lanai, your own personal butler service and 17 pillow choices sound like ingredients for your perfect honeymoon, look no further than these sleek hotel honeymoon suites. Full disclosure: They don’t come cheap! Deluxe Overwater Lagoon Suite at Rosewood Mayakoba in Riviera Maya, Mexico The best part of […] Read more…

Niagara Falls – New York or Canada? Plus 8 Awesome Things to Do Nearby

Everyone says Canada is the “best side” of Niagara Falls, but those who live and work in Niagara Falls, New York or have traveled there will tell you otherwise. We’ve been to both. The verdict? You should go to both, too. Niagara Falls, New York What It’s Like Niagara Falls, […] Read more…

10 Best Family Adventure Trips

An hour outside of Calgary, Mount Yamnuska lies in the heart of the U-shaped Kananaskis Valley, surrounded by the jagged snowcapped peaks of the Canadian Rockies. Near the base of mighty Yamnuska, a sheer face of rock continually lures climbers from around the West, including my friend’s family of four. Led […] Read more…

National Geographic Traveler Selects the 2015 Tours of a Lifetime

National Geographic Traveler magazine today announced its annual Tours of a Lifetime selection, now in its 10th year. The 2015 list features 50 of the world’s best guided trips chosen by the editors of National Geographic Traveler. In addition, the editors picked five of their favorite expeditions of a lifetime offered […] Read more…

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