Watercolor Travel Blog

5 Reasons You Should Visit Kaua’i

“Peaceful, lush, and naturally spectacular: this is Kaua’i.” The Aloha Spirit and Culture From the moment you step off the plane in Kaua’i, you will begin experiencing the “Aloha Spirit.” The Kaua’i natives are some of the happiest and friendliest people in the Islands. This Aloha Spirit is one of sharing kindness, compassion, and peace to everyone, whether you…

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Needed To Fly: The Real ID

The REAL ID Act, passed by Congress in 2005, enacted the 9/11 Commission’s recommendation that the Federal Government “set standards for the issuance of sources of identification, such as driver’s licenses.” The Act established minimum security standards for license issuance and production and prohibits Federal agencies from accepting for certain purposes driver’s licenses and identification cards from states not meeting…

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How to Choose the Perfect River Cruise

Source: Tauck River Cruise The popularity of cruising via river continues to rise. The allure of traveling with only 150 – 200 passengers on a floating boutique hotel, personalized service, gourmet dining, or the ship’s ability to dock right in the heart of the city or town – all key reasons to experience this fascinating style of cruising. But,…

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Our Bucket List Cruises, Part 2

So, we hope that you added a few dream cruises to your Bucket List after reading our first 5 choices. Well, we’ve added 5 more once-in-a-lifetime voyages that will wow you and have you packing! Let’s see which of these make it to your Bucket List! 6. Greek Isles Have you been dreaming of seeing the Acropolis at sunset…

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Our Bucket List Cruises, Part 1

Do you have a dream cruise in mind? I know we have plans for voyages that we would like to take. These cruises are once-in-a-lifetime voyages that we will take us to locations that will wow us and create memorable experiences by land and sea. Are you looking for some unique cruise itineraries to add to your Cruise Bucket…

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Explore Greece’s Hidden Gems

Greece has always been an ideal Mediterranean vacation destination, and certainly, Santorini has always been the shining star, but with over 1,400 islands (230 inhabited), there are lots to choose from, and it can be hard to choose which one to visit first. Hopefully, these eight guidelines will assist with your decision. Best traditional village life:  The island, Naxos…

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