Monthly Archives: January 2014

UK Couple Fined For Taking Kids Out Of School For Vacation

I am a strong believer in the practical education a vacation offers. I still remember most of the information I learned while on island tours as a kid. And while we didn't miss a...

Carnival Cruise Lines Announces ‘Carnival LIVE Concert Series’

One of the most unique elements of cruising is the variety, and caliber of entertainment most cruise lines offer their guests.  From broadway productions and water shows to illusionists and circus acts, cruise lines...

Universal Orlando Resort Reveals More Details About The Wizarding World of Harry Potter –...

This Summer Universal Orlando will debut the second phase of their incredibly popular Wizarding World of Harry Potter.  While details about the much anticipated Diagon Alley have been slim, that all changed today! Universal Orlando...

Best and Worst Airlines of 2013

With winter weather throughout most of the country, travelers are dealing with cancelled flights and flight delays. But according to this year’s analysis of overall flight service, this is nothing new. In fact, the...

Polaroid to Release Their Socialmatic Camera This Fall

I am a photo-a-holic!  Is that even a word?  It must be because it is what I am.  I take more photos and video than should be humanly allowed. I want to capture every...

Beauty is Abound at The 30th Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival in China

Today it is -40 degrees so it is hard for me to endorse a spectacular 'cold' destination.  But just one glance at the lights and beauty of China's Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival...

Featured Review ~ Westin Southfield Detroit

Looking for a family-friendly, conveniently located hotel for our recent weekend getaway to explore, dine, shop and rejuvenate pre-holiday hustle and bustle took us to the elegant Westin Southfield hotel in Southfield Michigan.  Chosen...

Orlando Gears Up For A Big 2014!

Every year Orlando welcomes 50 million visitors from all over the United States as well as internationally including Canada, the U.K. and Brazil.  A hotspot for families, the city is home to Universal Orlando,...

Jet Capsule ~ The Cutest Little Yacht On The Water

Luxury meets convenience with Jet Capsule's adorable water vessel.  Just 7 Meters (23Ft) long and 3.50 Meters (13Ft) wide, this boat can be configured in 4 ways to suit the owners preference. Spec 'A' leaves...