October 26, 2014

Asheville Offers Art Scene, Microbrew Circuit

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medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; Adorning the mountains of North Carolina with a hip urban vibe, noteworthy art scene and a growing circuit of artisan microbreweries is the city of Asheville. Phenomenal food and well-preserved historical buildings are also part of the travel itinerary for this particular tourist destination. Here’s how to make the most of [...]

Rooted Buddha

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medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This giant head from an ancient Buddha statue has remained upright while the roots of a banyan tree have grown up around it. It’s one of the many unique photo opportunities at your disposal during a visit to the ancient city of Ayutthaya, Thailand.

Precious Moments Peruvian Style

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medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This young girl was photographed playing on the floating islands of Uros, on Lake Titicaca between the nations of Bolivia and Peru. Her colorful clothing and reed play area are typical of this indigenous group.

Penny-Pinching Tips for Visiting Florida’s Palm Beaches

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medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; The Palm Beaches represent one of the largest residential concentrations of wealth in the world. A popular destination for shopping celebrities, political fundraisers and bejeweled billionaires, Palm Beach and West Palm Beach make a vacation pairing most penny pinchers wouldn’t dream of adding to their itinerary. Believe it or not, bargains [...]

Postcard from Pisa

medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The piazza in the town of Pisa, Italy is one of the most picturesque in the world. It is a popular day trip for visitors to this romantic European country.

Blue Moroccan Doors

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medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); These matching blue doors were photographed in the African wildlife exhibit area of Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo, which offers a number of fun photo ops for travel photography enthusiasts honing their craft.

Bahai Gardens and Shrine

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medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This scenic shot was taken in the Bahai Gardens, which is one of the most popular things to do in Haifa, Israel. The location offers a commanding view of the Mediterranean, and a peaceful place from which to contemplate your exploration of this part of Israel.

Colorful Cottages of St. Kitts

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medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This colorful cottages are located on the Caribbean island of St. Kitts, known for its UNESCO-honored fort, batiks and decadent Guava cheese.

Explore RV Travel for Less

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medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; While many dream of hitting the open road with their family in a bus-sized recreational vehicle, the thought of the gas bill and loan payments as high as a traditional mortgage can dampen the enthusiasm of actually giving it a go. If you’re willing to think outside the box with regards [...]

Cool Travel Gifts for Dads and Grads

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medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; Let’s face it. New college students typically live in small spaces with a limited number of belongings. And man bags? They can only hold so much. This makes compact, business and adventure travel gifts perfect for the dads and grads on your gift list. Here are some of my top choices [...]

Photo Feature: Hilton Head, South Carolina

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medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); For a beachy getaway in North America, try Hilton Head, South Carolina. Family friendly, great for Rover and filled with fun things to do for the whole family, this is a vacation destination sought after by many. Golf, kayaking, sand and surf are all on the [...]

Making the Most of Theme Parks Requires More than Energy

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medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; Getting up at the crack of dawn and standing in line after line to access fried foods, photo ops and amusement rides might seem like a good idea for your first theme park visit. Try it for a day with screaming toddlers however, and you may find you feel differently. From [...]

5 Savvy Ways to Soak up Local Culture

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medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; Hitting the highlights and attractions is all well and good, but for those who want an actual sense of the place they’re visiting it pays to take the time to pick up the local vibe. Here are five fab ways to soak up local culture. Festivals: We love seeing the sights [...]

Photo Feature: Winter Mountain Vista

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medianet_width=’300′; medianet_height= ’250′; medianet_crid=’270296581′; When travelers want a great ski vacation, they head for mountains similar to the one shown in this photo. Locations like this are also fantastic for winter destination weddings and snowshoeing. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});