Port of Call ~ St. Thomas

Located 40 miles east of San Juan,  St. Thomas is 32 square miles (13 miles long and 4 miles wide), with a population of about 52,000 people. The US Virgin Islands(50 in total) have...

Port of Call ~ Cozumel

Famous for its incredibly blue waters, Cozumel is rich in history dating back to AD 300 when the Mayans settled there.   Located 12 miles off the coast of the Yucatan Peninsula, Cozumel is 29...

Tips For Making A Vacation Photo Book

I will admit that I am one of 'those' people who doesn't stop taking photos while on vacation. In fact I managed to snap more than 1,000 photos in just 7 days on our...

AAA Offers Tips For Holiday Roadtrippers

In just a few days more than 80 million will  take to the roads for year-end holiday travel. It is estimated, however, that more than 1.2 million motorists will become stranded between December 19,...

10 Must Have Items For Parents Traveling With a Baby!

Whether you are headed to your parent's house, the cottage or to the Caribbean, there is a certain amount of planning that goes into traveling with a baby. Thankfully those who have come before...

Your Vacation Starts Where the Rubber Meets the Road

I’ve been on my fair share of road trips.  They are a part of every summer for our family.  The best advice I can offer a newbie, is to go to sleep and when...

Understanding the Effects of Culture Shock

Some animals operate on instinct, one hundred percent.  Take the aligator, for example.  They are born ready.  They don’t need parents to supervise them, they don’t need to learn anything specialised, they just hatch...

The Taj Experience

When you see the Taj Mahal for the first time, there is an immediate sense of awe that grips you. Because you might have seen a hundred pictures of the monument, but the digital...

Traveling This Winter? AARP has Tips to Stay Safe on the Road

The holidays mean food, family, and friends for many it also means long trips through snow, sleet, ice, and fog.  No matter how many years of driving experience you have under your belt, these...

Ten Tips to Save Money on Your Next Car Rental

There are plenty of expenses to consider, when planning a vacation. Airfare, accommodation, and ground transportation all take a big bite out of the budget. If you’re planning to rent a car, to get...

Traveling Asia with Kids – Hong Kong

Hong Kong is a wonderland packed with fun and adventure for children of all ages. It’s much more than skyscrapers, shopping streets and Jackie Chan.

Travel Links Around The Web!

While this was a busy week for travel news the biggest story was undoubtedly Malaysia airlines decision to ban infants from their first class flights on A380 planes. Chief executive Tengku Azmil Zahruddin attempted...