Archive for March, 2012
Majorca is an island located off the coast of Spain in the Mediterranean Sea and is one of the Balearic Islands. It has a beautiful mountainous north and fertile flatlands in the south. The south also offers landscapes of olive and almond groves. Being Spain’s most popular island, it is built-up along certain coastal regions. With this being said, there are still ample chances for visitors to explore untouched locations, sites and attractions. Visiting Majorca and it’s ever growing greenery, lovely beaches, and vast and lush interior is just like residing in a paradise. (more…)
When headed out for a vacation, there is always one member of the family that gets left out. Your pet has to stay at home, stay with a friend, or even stay at the dreaded kennel when the rest of the family is enjoying a vacation. This tends to cause a lot of stress for the owner as well as the pet. Is it possible to travel and bring your pet along for the ride? This depends on a few things. Review the following tips and decide for yourself if bringing your pet on your next vacation is worth it. (more…)
When traveling to a different country, it can be confusing to know how to carry around money. Do you stash cash in different places on your body and in your suitcase? Do you bring travelers checks? Do you bring credit cards? After all, the fear of getting your money stolen is constantly at the forefront of your mind while on vacation. Here are some tips to protect your wallet while on vacation.
What is the definition of a hidden gem? Is it secluded, is it majestic, is it mesmerizing? If we’re talking about all of these points, then we are talking about Jade Mountain in St. Lucia. This resort rises above 600 acre of beach front. It’s stunning and unusual architecture by owner Nick Troubetzkoy made his vision (of building in harmony with Caribbean nature) a reality. The beauty of Jade Mountain truly is something to be seen. (more…)
The popularity of cruises for a vacation is soaring and there are many great reasons why. (more…)
With March Break just around the corner, many Canadians are looking for last minute deals to Caribbean ‘hot spots’ to escape to. Whether you’re traveling with friends and looking to party, seeking out a quite all inclusive, or looking for a family destination, the Caribbean has something for every type of traveler at this time of the year. Here are some popular choices for those looking for nightlife, those who want to relax, and those who are bringing the whole family. (more…)
In the picturesque town of Alba, in Italy’s northwestern Piedmont region, there are few more enticing destinations when it comes to wine tasting. Piedmont is known world-wide for its rare white truffles, velvety red Barolo and Barbaresco wines and delicious fruit. Settled in pre-Roman times by Celtic and Ligurian tribes, Alba has many signs of Rome’s intervention in its city gates and slabs of marble used on later buildings. The town is sprinkled with lovely castles, medieval palaces and towers, and many churches.
Whether you are having a destination wedding, renewing your vows, escaping for a breathtaking honey moon, or are simply in need of a romantic getaway, more and more Caribbean resorts are accommodating travelers who are looking for a romantic vacation. Resorts are including spa packages, honeymoon packages, and privately located bungalows and cabanas.
Among many Caribbean locations, here are some of the most romantic hotels and resorts to choose from: