April arrives later this week. Summer vacations start just a few months from now. Many are actively investigating summer vacation plans, while others are finalizing their travel plans. There are, of course, many ways to lower one’s costs of vacation and increase their enjoyment too, but there are also many important measures vacationers can and […]
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[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KbefJ7lGKaQ[/youtube] Aulani makes the ‘Muppets Most Wanted’ vacation destination In the latest Muppets movie, “Muppets Most Wanted,” the group is headed to various destinations around the world. The Aulani resort in Hawai`i is their most wanted destination as seen in the above promotion.
I’m not sure what to expect from Siberia — pine and birch forests with an occasional gulag, perhaps — but I’ll soon be experiencing the real thing as my train rolls out of Moscow’s Kazan station and heads east, rattling through a series of switches and out onto the main line. It’s the start of […]
Just as the queasiness in my stomach from the continuous onslaught of curves and cutbacks along the narrow uphill road began to subside, we rounded yet another 180-degree bend. The first waterfall with whipped cream waters dripping down deep creviced cleavages appeared by the roadside, its beauty washing away all my remaining reservations. The first […]
Germany has long been the home of many of the fairy tales we heard when growing up. The Brothers Grimm centered almost all of their tales in Germany. Hansel and Grettle, Puss in Boots, Rapunzle, Sleeping Beauty, the Pied Piper, Cinderella, the Frog Prince and Little Red Riding Hood all took place in Germany. And […]