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 […]

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 […]

Visit South Carolina

29 June 2017 admin Leave a comment Travel Tips & Advice

The state of South Carolina is full of vibrant culture, beautiful beaches, expert-caliber golf courses and so much more. Southern hospitality is ingrained in every city, small town and front porch. Locals welcome tourists with open arms and a glass of sweet tea. The views along the coast are breathtaking — from Myrtle Beach to […]

Take a Trip to the Southern States

26 June 2017 admin Leave a comment Travel Tips & Advice

Little Rock, Arkansas   To Begin your journey, go to Little Rock, the quaint capital of Arkansas. You can fly into Little Rock’s Clinton National Airport (although you may also arrive through a nearby international airport like the one in Memphis, Tennessee) and rent a car before setting out to explore the city. Hop on […]

Native American Culture (Cont.)

19 June 2017 admin Leave a comment Travel Tips & Advice

Cherokee Heritage Centre – Tahlequah, Oklahoma In the foothills of Oklahoma’s Ozark Mountains lies the 18-hectare Cherokee Heritage Centre, dedicated to preserving the culture and artifacts of the Cherokee tribe. Walk through Diligwa, a living history exhibit that depicts a 1710 Cherokee village and allows visitors to experience craft-making demonstrations, storytelling in addition to daily life […]

Native American Culture

14 June 2017 admin Leave a comment Travel Tips & Advice

Across the United States, an effort is continually made to preserve and share the storied and often tragic history of Native Americans in North America. Indigenous cultures on the continent have thrived for thousands of years, and visitors have the opportunity to learn about them by viewing exhibits, visiting living history museums, attending events, exploring […]