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Going on a cruise can be an exciting experience, but far too many travelers make simple mistakes that take away from the experience. Experienced travelers share what mistakes to avoid on your next ocean voyage.

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Jan Robinson | Budget Travel Talk

July 17, 2019

Ten Reasons to drive north from Townsville to Lucinda

The City of Townsville North Queensland sits snugly inside Cape Cleveland, in the lee of Magnetic Island Australia. We were both born in Townsville and until a year ago it was our home base. Townsville gets 320 days of sunshine a year and has an enviable outdoor lifestyle. We loved that we could go fishing, […]

Veronica James | Gypsy Nester

July 17, 2019

A Fiberglass Menagerie – the Mecca of Roadside Ginormous Stuff

Nothing lifts the spirits while traveling through America quite like the sight of a fiberglass colossus looming in the distance. On a summertime roadtrip, through the shimmering  heat from the highway, a form begins to take shape… CONTINUE READING >>  The post A Fiberglass Menagerie – the Mecca of Roadside Ginormous Stuff appeared first on […]

David and Linda Aksomitis | Guide 2 Travel

July 17, 2019

New Zealand Travel Ideas — 6 Extraordinary Adventures

Discover the wonders of New Zealand with these New Zealand travel ideas. You’ll find 6 extraordinary adventures from glowworm caves to sightseeing cruises. The post New Zealand Travel Ideas — 6 Extraordinary Adventures appeared first on

Ellen and Ted Kortan | Earth Vagabonds

July 17, 2019

Medical tourism: Vbeam treatment, skin cancer screening in Chiang Mai

Great test and treatment results at a fraction of the cost back home.

Geoff Moore | The Travel Trunk

July 17, 2019

The UK’s Largest Free Seafood Festival

The UK’s largest free seafood festival has just completed another outstanding and busy weekend of  great dining and drinking. Leading the sponsorship for the event is one of England’s top sparkling wine producers from Sussex, the award winning vineyard of… The post The UK’s Largest Free Seafood Festival appeared first on The Travel Trunk.

Donna Hull | My Itchy Travel Feet

July 17, 2019

Explore Vietnam on a Mekong Delta Shore Excursion

Updated 07.16.2019:  On a Mekong Delta shore excursion, Alan and I discovered a touristy experience that’s usually not our cup of tea. I can’t say it’s my most favorite Asia cruise excursion, but I did appreciate the introduction to life along the Mekong River, prime people watching and an interesting way to spend the day […]

Patti Morrow | Luggage and Lipstick

July 17, 2019

10 Most Instagrammable Places in Tongli, China

I’d never heard of Tongli before stepping foot in the 1100-year-old, world’s oldest water town.  Now, I’d be hard-press to name a more visually stunning, charming place in all of China.  Sure, I still love the neon glitz of Shanghai’s Bund, but the spectacular, Instagrammable places in Tongli inevitably etched their beauty on my memory. […]

Keith and Tina Paul | Retire Early and Travel

July 17, 2019

The Spice Island | Why Grenada is a Great Destination for Food Lovers

The Caribbean is best known for its pretty beaches. But Grenada, known as the Spice Island, has far more to offer, especially to those of us who love chocolate, spices and tropical fruit, delicious food, lush green rain forests, and some of the most welcoming people in the world. Read on to discover the best Grenada […]

Tam Warner Minton | Travels with Tam

July 17, 2019

A Guide to the Best Tourist Spots in Spectacular Barcelona Spain! I have always wanted to explore Barcelona, but haven’t yet made it to Spain! When a chance to publish this article came along, I grabbed it. Enjoy the best tourist spots in Barcelona…it is certainly on my bucket list! The post A Guide to the Best Tourist Spots in Spectacular Barcelona Spain! appeared first […]

Kathy Marris | 50 Shades of Age

July 17, 2019

Beware of Affordable Holiday Packages

Beware of affordable holiday packages! From our recent experience with the “cheap as chips” travel agency, TripADeal on a 14 day Sri Lanka/Maldives trip there is absolutely no flexibility. Once you’ve booked and paid there is no flexibility and no changes can be made. It doesn’t matter if you’ve moved interstate, had a death in the… […]

Rebecca Forstadt Olkowski | Baby Boomster

July 17, 2019

Echo Park Lake: A City Oasis for Urbanites Near Downtown LA

Located just west of Downtown Los Angeles is Echo Park. It’s an artistic and diverse community where bohemians and hipsters commiserate in gentrified coffee shops, hang out in cozy bars or shop in far-out boutiques. It also has a rough side, with its share of immigrants, homeless, and colorful characters. But one place everyone can […]

Donna Hull | My Itchy Travel Feet

July 16, 2019

Weekend Nature Escapes near Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa is known as one of the top spots where luxury travel and active travel converge. Whether its a relaxing beach break you’re after or a once-in-a-lifetime South African safari, this beautiful area of the world has just about everything. But, there’s even more to Cape Town than what’s on the beaten […]

Inka Piegsa Quischotte | Glamour Granny Travels

July 16, 2019

Castles in the sand in Jordan

My trip to Jordan was only for four days and already a few years ago, but it’s definitely on my agenda for a return visit. I didn’t have a chance to send the night in Wadi Rum, but, thanks to my driver, I got to see sights I wouldn’t otherwise have known about. In particular…castles. […]

Julie Fox | Julie Dawn Fox in Portugal

July 16, 2019

Protected: How You Change Lives Simply By Planning Your Portugal Trip

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Lea Cramer | Fine Dining and Discourse

July 16, 2019

I need a vacation!

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