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Tips for Choosing a Restaurant on Vacation

I love to travel. But when you head out the door, you are leaving behind the familiarity of home. And that can mean you’re rolling the dice when it comes to eating out. At home, you’ve got a reliable list of restaurants that you’ve tested out, and an even more reliable list of establishments to avoid. When you’re on vacation, you have no such experience to fall back on. But that doesn’t mean you have to...

Brussels Attractions: 3 Spots for a Real Belgium Experience

Brussels is the beautiful Belgian capital that is home to over 1.8 million inhabitants as of the most recent census. Holding a huge part of the Belgian culture intact, one can expect a lot of genuine Brussels experiences during a visit to the city. Mini-Europe: The European Union in one Spot Mini-Europe is one of the Brussels attractions that make a trip to the city worthwhile. As the name suggests, there is more...

Would You Pay More for a “Digital Detox” Vacation?

Vacation packages are being offered at St. Vincent and the Grenadines where no digital devices are allowed. No cell phone, no laptop, no Kindle. You’re forced to actually interact with your significant other and family members instead of a screen. Some resorts are even pulling phones, TVs and any other electronics out of hotel rooms. Is this just a matter of trying to separate gadget-junkies from their gear for...

City Spotlight: Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts

This upscale destination is the epitome of the small New England coastal town, with historic lighthouses, sand dunes, quaint shops and cute cottages throughout each of the little towns that all have a place in the art, film and music that the region inspires. Anyone looking for a laid-back beach vacation would do well to hop a ferry and head to Martha’s Vineyard. Getting There Martha’s Vineyard is an island off...

How Can You Extend Your Vacation Stay?

As the cold weather drags on, an extended trip to warmer climates often becomes more and more appealing. Of course, as the rental fees begin to stack up, an extended stay become less and less likely. There is one other option for people who aspire to regularly escape the cold and dreary for the warm and fun, and that is an affordable vacation home. Mexico has some of the most popular tourist destinations in the...

Top 5 Most-Visited Museums

When you’re travelng, you want to sample the culture, history and art of the new place you’re exploring. There’s truly no better place to do that than a museum, and you’re bound to get more than just a taste of local life when you go there. These five houses of culture see more than 5 million annual visitors each, so there must be something worth looking at. Who are we to disagree? Most Popular Museums in...

Niseko, Japan Places in Top Ten of the Best Ski Resorts Worldwide

For those who love snow sports, and also enjoy experiencing luxurious, yet quaint, villages set up to accommodate skiers, you will absolutely love Niseko, Japan. Niseko is approximately 50 miles from Sapporo, Japan, in a mountainous region that gets heavy snowfall each year. Mount Yotei is the area’s largest inactive volcano, which has remained dormant since before the time of Christ. Mount Niseko is famous...

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