Top 10 Best Places to Visit in Mexico

Be it the captivating colonial Morelia, the bustling Mexico City, the quintessentially Indian Oaxaca or the picturesque Guadalajara, each city of Mexico has a personality of its own with its distinct set of sights, sounds, savors and smells. While you are on a trip to the country, you simply cannot…


Angkor Wat - Majestic Views

Built in the early 12th century for King Suryavarman II, Angkor Wat serves as a spectacular example of Hindu architecture. To get a glimpse of this magnificent historical structure, head over to Angkor Archaeological Park, a designated UNESCO World Heritage site located in northern Cambodia.…


Interview with Kate Aasa from Alfons & Isadore

Behind every boutique luxury brand there is a great story. What factors came together to make Alfons & Isadore possible? My husband and I were living in Switzerland at the time and we had been so inspired by the quality of product that was being made there and the real rise in environmentally…


New Orleans Nightlife for the Perfect Night Out

New Orleans Nightlife for the Perfect Night Out

New Orleans is known for its Mardi Gras, an annual two-week Carnival celebration that attracts tourists from all over the world. However, there is tons of nightlife culture outside of this event. New Orleans has a rich musical history, famed cocktails and great restaurants. These things make it…


Top 5 Must-See Museums in New York City

New York is filled with culture. One of the finest places to find it is in the city’s seemingly endless museums. While there are close to 100 museums in New York, some are better than others, especially if you’re only in town for a short visit. Here are five must-see museums in New York City.…


San Antonio

San Antonio, Texas - Charismatic Texan Beauty

Remember the Alamo? Many people actually don’t remember where this saying comes from. However, a trip seeking things to do in San Antonio, Texas gives this saying new meaning and will leave you remembering the Alamo and the entire city. San Antonio is the 7th most populous city in the United States…


Rwenzori Mountains - Snowpeaks Blist in Uganda

Rwenzori Mountains - Snowpeaks Bliss in Uganda

There’s something wild and untamed about Africa, and nowhere is that more apparent than in the lush jungle covered slopes that make up the Rwenzori Mountains in Uganda. Easy is not a word to describe trekking in the Rwenzori Mountains, but for those who are willing to endure the physical effort,…


Kruger National Park - Stunning Wilderness in South Africa

Kruger National Park - Stunning Wilderness in South Africa

South Africa is a country of great charm and beauty that offers thousands of beautiful experiences. Located some 428 km to the North of Johannesburg, the Kruger National Park, with its famous Big Five, is one of the most popular attractions in the country. The Kruger is the South African equivalent…


Top 10 Best Coral Reefs in the World

Ever wondered what creates the ethereal wonderland of coral reefs underwater? Depositions of tan-colored dead coral polyps are the chief artisans of this dream world that houses multicolored fish, lovely sea anemones, beautiful sea stars, weird crabs and mollusks and pretty sea fans. Be it a…


Casco Viejo

Casco Viejo, Panama - Historical Latin Escape

Casco Viejo is an enchanting section of Panama City. Also known as Cascao Antiguo, this historic district dates back to 1673 right after Panama City was almost destroyed. For years, Casco Viejo was abandoned and deemed dangerous. However, after it was designated a World Heritage Site in 1997,…


10 Reasons to Visit Iceland This Year

Iceland presents several beautiful facets in summer. And it is during these months that tourists throng the country of the Northern Lights. But if you are looking for a different experience, a visit in spring (April to June) can be a great idea. Whether you are a nature buff or an avid adventurer,…


Islands of Adventure - Perfect Family Getaway

Islands of Adventure - Perfect Family Getaway

Islands of Adventure is located in Orlando and part of Universal Orlando Resort. The theme park is made up of seven themed “islands” which include the Port of Entry, Marvel Super Hero Island, Toon Lagoon, Jurassic Park, The Wizarding World, and Seuss Landing. In the Port of Entry, you’ll find the…


10 Castles in Wales for History Lovers

Stirring a sense of awe and wonder, Welsh castles emblem the country’s rich heritage. Wales is popularly called the ‘Land of Castles’ and the magnificence of Welsh castles is well-known with each boasting a thrilling past. The moment you step in and stare at the architecture, you’ll be transported…


Cape Hatteras - Peaceful Laid-Back Destination

Cape Hatteras is located on the Outer Banks of North Carolina in the USA. It is a laid-back island that is perfect for those that want a relaxing vacation without being crowded. Seventy-five percent of the Island is in its nearly natural barrier island state. It has impressive sand dunes, white…


Cabarete Surf Camp - Haven for Kitesurfers

Cabarete Surf Camp - Haven for Kitesurfers

Once a farming town, Cabarete has turned into the go-to place for adventure sports in the Dominican Republic. Cabarete is located in the Puerto Plata province of the Dominican Republic. It is here that visitors go to enjoy kitesurfing and windsurfing. Cabarete is one of the ten best places in the…


Savannah - Perfect for a Romantic Stroll

Savannah - Perfect for a Romantic Stroll

Savannah is one of the most romantic cities in the United States. It’s easy to fall in love with the city as yourself wandering the cobblestone streets and stopping by one of the many squares. The city has something to offer everyone. Here’s what to do and where to stay when visiting Savannah.…


La Posada del Angel - Haven of Relaxation in Antigua

La Posada del Angel - Haven of Relaxation in Antigua

The flickering candles line the still hallway of La Posada del Angel. It’s the perfect welcome back after spending a long day exploring the cobblestoned streets of Antigua. The lights lead you to one of the seven rooms of the posada. After unlocking each door with it’s antique key, you’re…


Beirut Tourism - 7 Great Attractions

Beirut Tourism - 7 Great Attractions

Beirut is the capital and largest city in Lebanon. Since it gained independence from France in 1943, it has created its own cultural surge to the world stage. The city enjoys a Mediterranean climate and is filled with great historical architecture, trendy shopping and outgoing citizens. Here are…


Dubai International Boat Show - True Luxury Event

Dubai International Boat Show - True Luxury Event

From March 4-8 2014, Dubai will host its international boat show. The show is in its 23 year and has built a reputation of innovation and become an opportunity to experience luxury. For the 2014 event, 840 international exhibitors from 50 countries will descend upon Dubai for one of the most…


Belize - Best Islands in the Caribbean for Diving

Belize - Best Islands in the Caribbean for Diving

A tiny country snuggled between Mexico to the North and Guatemala to the south on the Caribbean side of Central America, Belize is a true Caribbean gem with a warm and breezy climate year round. The coolest part of the year is from December to May (the wet season) and the hottest from May to…