Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor

26 July 2017 admin Leave a comment Travel Tips & Advice

To many visitors, Oahu conjures up images of Mai Tais, dramatic sunsets and sandy beaches. However, it’s also home to one of America’s most iconic and historic sites, Pearl Harbor. And that is home to Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor. As “America’s Aviation Battlefield,” the museum provides a stunning visual narrative of aviation’s role in […]

Witness a Solar Eclipse

26 July 2017 admin Leave a comment Travel Tips & Advice

On Aug. 21, 2017 the moon will pass between the sun and the Earth. If you are in the right place at the right time, you will get to see a total solar eclipse — when the moon will completely blot out the sun’s light for two minutes or more. This is the only time […]

Halloween in America

20 July 2017 admin Leave a comment Travel Tips & Advice

Every Oct. 31, people across the U.S. dress up in spooky costumes, throw parties and wander door-to-door for candy to celebrate Halloween. Historically, the harvest moon holiday commemorated spirits of the dead. Over time, it has become a more light-hearted event that nods toward the supernatural, with carved pumpkins, ghostly decorations, other worldly costumes and […]

Sarasota, Florida

17 July 2017 admin Leave a comment Travel Tips & Advice

Take the kids to Sarasota, Florida, 370 kilometres northwest of Miami, Florida, where the shallow waters make it easy to learn to swim and float in the ocean. Named the best beach in the USA by TripAdvisor in 2015, Siesta Key is known for its white sand beaches of pure quartz and its year-round fishing, […]

Orange Beach, Alabama

17 July 2017 admin Leave a comment Travel Tips & Advice

Home to one of the world’s biggest artificial fishing reefs, Alabama’s Orange Beach (about 300 kilometres east of New Orleans, Louisiana) is a popular destination to spot dolphins off the shores of its white sand beaches. Book a ride on a glass-bottom boat tour or rent snorkeling gear for a look at the dolphins playing […]

Islands of Hawaii

13 July 2017 admin Leave a comment Travel Tips & Advice

With hundreds of isles in the Hawaiian Archipelago, the main islands at its southern end (excluding Niihau and Kahoolawe) are populated and offer a variety of experiences.   There are the famed Big Island volcanoes, but you’ll also love snorkeling the waters of Honaunau Bay near Puʻuhonua o Hōnaunau National Historical Park, an ancient refuge […]

Update on Travel Warnings

11 July 2017 admin Leave a comment Travel Warnings

·        On 28 June 2017, the US Government announced its intention to implement enhanced security measures for all commercial flights to the United States, including enhanced screening of passengers and electronic devices, in addition to heightened security standards for aircraft and airports. ·        Since January 2017, US authorities have been more actively pursuing, detaining and […]

Destination: Colorado

5 July 2017 admin Leave a comment Travel Tips & Advice

Whether you’re looking to ski the world-famous Rocky Mountains, explore the many cities and towns or enjoy its breathtaking natural beauty, you’ll find your perfect adventure in Colorado. With four distinct seasons, 300 days of annual sunshine and great vacation values, now is the perfect time to plan your holiday. From vast prairie grasslands to […]

Atlanta, Georgia

3 July 2017 admin Leave a comment Travel Tips & Advice

Atlanta has both a storied history and a progressive streak that continues to shape its future. With the world’s busiest airport and three interstates running through the centre of the city, it’s easy to get to a place where Southern hospitality remains a way of life. Expect to be greeted by smiles and slow Southern […]