2014 Travel Trends to Watch Many have already planned their 2014 getaways, and the numbers are in: cruises continue to gain top marks among American travelers and niche destinations such as New Zealand, Australia, and Peru have spiked in popularity. Procrastinators take notes—you may still be able to plan that winter 2014 vacation yet. According … [Read more...]

Enjoy an Alaskan Cruise In July, my husband and I traveled to Alaska on a Princess Cruise Lines cruise tour. The land portion started in Anchorage and we flew there a couple of days ahead to spend some time in that city. We went to a conservation center where we saw the wildlife (bears, moose, caribou) that we would see later in our trip, actually … [Read more...]

Discover European River Cruising Enjoy the beauty of Europe and embark on a tourist’s dream, a river cruise. River cruising is the latest and greatest way to travel throughout Europe. These cruises allow you to unpack your suitcase just once, letting you spend more time exploring. Although river cruises are clearly limited to the rivers, tourists … [Read more...]

Planning a Wedding or Honeymoon? You Can Have a Fabulous Honeymoon 1. Start planning at least six, preferably ten, months in advance.  2. Ask friends and family for suggestions re: a destination and recommendations for resorts there.  3. Look for travel agents who have travelled to the destinations you are considering. 4. Choose one of these … [Read more...]