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Destination Travel Guide: Thailand

Top 3 Adventure Activities in Thailand Thailand has adored the world over for being the perfect hedonist destination. Famed for its world-famous beaches, ancient cities, jungles and metropolitan cities, this Asian nation of sixty-five million inhabitants has numerous travel activities for all. Let’s look at the top 3 adventure activities in Thailand. 1. Koh Samui offers a great diving...
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Travel Photo of the Day: Red Rocks of the Outback

The famous Australian Outback is something special. The food here also exceeds that of the American Restaurant chain. Our travel club went on an adventure to Australia back in 2008. Sydney was our favorite city and the Outback was a close second (although they are so different it’s really hard to compare).  Check out the details and colors in the rocks. The two must see places are Uluru...
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A South Africa Safari: The Big 5’s

Top 5 South Africa Animals & Top Five South Africa Accommodations South Africa is a country with vast expanses of unspoiled wilderness teeming with wild animals. The endless planes and gorgeous backdrops for discovering these creatures can make the vacation of a lifetime: a South African safari. Whether you go on safari with family, friends, or a travel group, there are some things you must...
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Travel Photo of the Day: Hot Air Balloon in Turkey!

One of our favorite pictures from our photography travel club’s trip to Turkey last October, 2012!  This central part of Turkey (known as Cappadocia) is full of magical landscapes like this one. The pinnacle rocks are formed from thousands of years of erosion upon the sandstone and make hot air balloon rides a must! The most famous area (where we took our travel club) is known as Devrent...
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Destination Travel Guide: London

Top 3 Travel Recommendations for London London is filled with adventures and activities for everyone, from museums, art exhibits and galleries, to historical monuments and global attractions. In a city filled with up-beat energy and plenty of sights to see, it can get pretty overwhelming and chaotic when planning activities. Here are three simple suggestions for an easier London stay. 1. The...
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The Best Destinations with Cheap Flights in 2012

Summer is one of the most popular times to travel. Everyone at some point in wants to get out of the office or the normal daily routine for a week and enjoy the excitement that an international destination has to offer. Of course, in today’s economic times this may seem like a far off dream. But don’t fret too much; there are some great flight deals for inexpensive travel abroad. Check out...
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Travel Photo of the Day: Learning to Windsurf

Windsurfing is sweet. Our adventure travel club got private lessons on a beautiful lake in Northern California. The lake was perfect for learning and we had just enough wind to get us up and moving but not too much to make it difficult. We were escorted by a house boat and got to luxury camp for 4 days on this all inclusive retreat (some call it glamping)! In addition to the windsurfing we hiked,...
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Destination Travel Guide: Vienna

Highlights of Vienna! For the heart of the classical period and the best of European landscapes, one need go no further than Vienna. Unlike the well-tread Paris and London, Vienna offers authentic European culture with sites that capture some of the great turning points in human history, and it’s not quite so overrun with tourist kitsch.    The to dos… * Visit the Mozarthaus, the...
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Travel Photo of the Day: Blue Mosque at Sunset (Istanbul)

This picture is special. We took it from the roof of our Istanbul hotel during the Turkey trip. What you see is the blue Mosque (left) and neighboring mosques across the Bosphorus Strait (right). The sunset this night was truly spectacular and the roof offered 360 degree views of the entire city and surrounding area. Behind us was a great view of the Hagia Sophia and to the right of this picture...
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