Category Archives: Globetrotting

New client…looks good

My new client ClubMed certainly likes my work, lovely photos and scroll to the bottom – yes, all 5000 words! https://www.clubmed.co.uk/l/all-inclusive-holidays

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Planning a Trip to New York City as a First-Time Visitor

Getting to New York City is easy. This exciting city welcomes over 50 million visitors every year. Whether you are arriving from another U.S. state, or making an international trip, flights to New York City are plentiful and cheap. Airport … Continue reading

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What, Where, When, and How on Your Cancún Vacation

Cancún, on the spit of sand between the Nichupté Lagoon and the Pacific Ocean, is a tropical vacation paradise in the Gulf of Mexico. Most tourists stay on the beach in the Hotel Zone, but it’s worth venturing into the … Continue reading

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Six of The Best Luxury Hotels in Stockholm

There are dozens of hotels in Stockholm to choose from, but these six have something extra special to offer, either in location, architecture, or amenities. Photo by Laurel Dubreuil via Trover.com Centrally Located First Hotel Reisen Located on the island … Continue reading

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How to Experience Authentic Stockholm

Stockholm, the historic capital city of Sweden, is spread across an archipelago of islands, making it a fun, water-based city to explore. It offers an authentic Swedish cultural experience if you incorporate local food, museums, and boat trips into your … Continue reading

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Best Honolulu Hotels on Waikiki Beach

Few phrases make the heart beat faster than the words “Waikiki Beach.” Located on the beachfront in Honolulu, Waikiki is famous for its surf break, endless sunshine, and glittering high-rise architecture. Here’s an insider guide to some of the best … Continue reading

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Free Things to Do in San Diego

San Diego is California’s southern-most city. The year-round sunny climate means there are plenty of parks and outdoor spaces hosting events. It’s always worth checking Fest300.com to see what’s on during your planned visit. Finding a cheap flight to San … Continue reading

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Las Vegas: Things to Do Off the Beaten Path

Photo by Eat Sleep Shoot Travel via Trover.com There’s more to Las Vegas than gambling, neon lights, and mega-buffets. You can visit the Old Mormon Fort where the city was first settled, the site of the natural springs which gave … Continue reading

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Discover the Castello Neighborhood in Venice

Photo by MyBagsArePacked via Trover.com To some, Venice represents overpriced attractions and crowds of people everywhere. Those things can all be found in San Marco, it’s true, but the quiet neighborhood of Castello has a history, charm, and culture that is … Continue reading

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Escape the Crowds in the Backwaters of Venice

Escape the Crowds in the Backwaters of Venice Venice is divided into six historic sestieri, each with its own character and hidden gems. Once you’ve taken a trip down the Grand Canal and tired of the crowded attractions around San … Continue reading

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Why You’ll Never Pay Hotel Rack Rates Ever Again

If you’re planning a trip, it’s a good time to check out the excellent deals available through hotel auction websites. The award-winning RoomAuction.com is one of the simplest: 1. Browse their 55,000 hotels worldwide and pick a few hotels you … Continue reading

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Top Art Deco Hotels on South Beach Miami

South Beach (SoBe) was developed in the early 20th century as a winter playground for wealthy northern visitors. Many of the earliest hotels were built in the Art Deco style and had flats roofs, where parties were held during the … Continue reading

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Top 5 Places to Visit in Seattle

Few cities command a more dramatic setting than Seattle, in northwest Washington State. Nestled between Puget Sound and Lake Washington, this attractive city is nicknamed the Emerald City for its evergreen surroundings and national parks. The hilly compact city is … Continue reading

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Affordable Hotels near the Hofburg Vienna

Photo by Rebecca Pattee via Trover.com The Hofburg complex in the heart of Vienna (Wien) was the seat of Austrian rulers for over six centuries, until the wealthy Habsburgs fell from power in 1918. The legacy left by this imperial … Continue reading

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Where to Find Gaudi’s Modernist Architecture in Barcelona

Barcelona’s architecture is outstanding. From the 11th century cathedral to the 21st century Agbar Tower, the city is a showcase of architectural styles, culminating in the modernist movement embraced by Antoni Gaudi. Popular in the Catalan region in the late 19th century, modernism … Continue reading

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Must-See Attractions in the Three Main Districts of Rome

To get the most from a visit to Rome, first-time visitors should plan what they want to see in this breathtaking city. Roman history, fine art, ancient monuments, and glorious palazzi are packed into this hilly city, which is not … Continue reading

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Family Friendly Anaheim Hotels on Disneyland’s Doorstep

Anaheim, CA is a great place to stay for families visiting the area’s theme parks and attractions. Notably, Anaheim is the home of Disneyland, the Angel Stadium, and the Anaheim Convention Center. Those looking for Flights to Anaheim CA have … Continue reading

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Munching in München: Food and Drink in Munich

Photo by Bill Dillard via Trover.com Munich, locally known as München, is the capital of the German state of Bavaria, once a wealthy kingdom in its own right. Best known for its world-famous Oktoberfest, the area produces some outstanding beers … Continue reading

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Downtown Cancún– the Real Mexico!

Many visitors to Cancún think that this beautiful resort only consists of a sandy strip of hotels and shops between the Caribbean Sea and the Nichupté Lagoon. Read on to find out how much they miss by not hopping onto … Continue reading

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Traditional and Cultural Things to Do in Dubai

Photo by Megan Smith via Trover.com If you want to take home more than just a nice suntan and bags of shopping, consider delving deeper into Dubai’s culture with some of the more authentic activities on offer. Tour a mosque, … Continue reading

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