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HOW TO TRAVEL BY TRAIN IN EUROPE

Europe Train Travel Tours

Want to know the easiest and best way to travel in Europe — Trains! #1: Why Should I Take the Train? The European rail system is very reliable and an excellent method for experiencing Europe. Trains go from city center to city center, as well as to small, intimate villages.  Taking the train from the city centers can actually…

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BUCKET LIST DESTINATIONS — PART 1

See The Eiffel Tower

What’s on your bucket list? Take note — these locations may soon be at the top of your list! #1:  Tahiti The island of Tahiti, the largest in the Windward Group of French Polynesia, is located in the South Pacific and is only an 8 hour flight from Los Angeles.  It is also halfway to Australia from Los Angeles…

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FROM HERE TO ALOHA

Travel To Hawaii

Ready to dance the Hula and experience the Aloha spirit? Let’s discover your perfect Island Paradise! #1:  Kaua’i: Known as the “Garden Isle”, Kaua’i is the perfect spot to relax and experience nature! Its  soaring cliffs, tropical rainforests, golden sands,  and breathtaking canyons set the stage for a relaxing escape from a hurried life.  A helicopter tour is the…

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TOP FIVE REASONS TO EXPERIENCE THE MAGIC OF RIVER CRUISING

River Cruising

Wondering how River Cruising is different than Ocean Cruising? #1:  Travel the Intimate Way Instead of sharing your vacation with 3,000 other travelers on an ocean liner, how about setting sail with less than 150 travelers on a River Cruise?  The mere number of passengers lends the river cruise a particularly intimate feel — vacationers end their days chatting…

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ITALY’S STUNNING SEVEN

Travel To Italy

Seven cities in Italy that you just can’t miss! #1:  Cinque Terre The Cinque Terre, (CHEEN|KWEH TEHR|REH), is located along the rugged coast of the Italian Riviera. The region consists of five small fishing villages along the Ligurian Sea — Riomaggiore, Manarola, Cornelia, Vernazza, and Monterosso. The five towns are close enough that you could stroll from one to…

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THE BENEFITS OF GROUP TRAVEL

Group Travel Packages

Why travel alone?  Remember the saying, “The More, The Merrier!”  Learn why Group Travel can enhance your journeys! ​                                                                 Benefits of Group Travel ​ 1. Cost: Traveling…

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OUR TOP FIVE DESTINATIONS FOR 2016

Incredible Icelandic Waterfall

There are many destinations around the world but these 5 travel hotspots are the hottest of 2016.  #1: Australia:  Australia is about the size of the United States and is made up of 7 states/territories. Anytime is a great time to go Down Under, but remember that the seasons are opposite of those in the states. A Passport is required…

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HOW TO TAKE GREAT PHOTOS WHILE TRAVELING

Cell Phone Vacation Photos

Have you ever returned from paradise with hundreds of pictures that don’t seem to do it justice? ​Maybe these 5 tips on taking better photos will help paint the picture for your friends and better represent the experiences you had while traveling. #1: Frame Your Photos:  A clever way to give interest to your photos is to frame your…

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HOW TO PACK FOR A CRUISE

Cruise Ship

Don’t let that last minute panic set in and forget to bring something—here’s a quick guide for things to pack when going on a cruise: #1: Clothing:  Your location and length of cruise will determine how many articles of clothing and what to take.  Determine how many formal nights, and use the same attire each night with a slight…

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