Carry-on to Kenya: Follow me on my extraordinary journey Pt. 2

Carry-on to Kenya: Follow me on my extraordinary journey Pt. 2

I am a carry-on convert.  When traveling, I try to only bring carry-ons and avoid checking bags wherever possible, and my upcoming trip to Kenya is no exception. However, African safaris are unlike your average garden variety European trip, and packing for them pose...
Meet Icon of the Seas – the newest ship on the block

Meet Icon of the Seas – the newest ship on the block

Royal Caribbean has revealed its newest ship, and it is a game changer in the world of cruising.  Meet the Icon of the Seas – the first Icon class ship and the largest, boldest, most innovative ship ever built. Sailing from Miami beginning January 28, 2024, it...
5 U.S. Towns that Look Straight Out of a Storybook

5 U.S. Towns that Look Straight Out of a Storybook

I know I’ve often talked about places in Europe that are magical and straight out of a storybook.  However, if you don’t want to travel that far and are looking for a quick, but magical getaway closer to home, the United States is full of destinations that look like...
Destinations for Perpetual Summer

Destinations for Perpetual Summer

Doesn’t it seem like summer just picked up and left without so much as saying goodbye?  She didn’t even leave us any evidence that she was here for 3 months.  Not a very good houseguest, I would say.  But that’s ok. If you are still craving that nice hot weather, and...
Best Safaris to See the Big 5 and Why You Should Take One

Best Safaris to See the Big 5 and Why You Should Take One

Have you every dreamed of seeing the Big 5* or the Great Migration** in a place other than at Disney’s Animal Kingdom? Do you love both travel and wildlife and want to combine the two into an unforgettable trip? If the answer is yes, then consider an African safari as...