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Travel Close to Home

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Travel Close to Home

Some of the very best travel values of the year can be found right in your own “back yard” – the Americas. So, if you’re in need of a relaxing tropical escape, want the travel experience of a lifetime exploring one of the world’s most iconic archeological sites, or just prefer to get out immerse yourself in Mother Nature’s grandeur, there so much to explore throughout North, Central, and South America.Keep in mind that the Americas span such a large area of the globe – all the way from the Arctic to the icy fringes of Antarctica – so you really should have a game plan when it comes to choosing where to go.First, decide what type of travel experience... more


Europe, We Missed You!

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Europe, We Missed You!

As avid travelers, we find there are few things in life as exciting as a memorable travel experience – particularly one that exceeds all expectations. And while we’ve traveled to more places around the globe than we could have ever dreamed of, we do find ourselves being drawn back to Europe year after year.  As one of the most popular regions of the world for international travel, Europe continues to shine as a place for virtually every kind of globetrotter, whether you prefer heart-pounding adventure, marveling at history’s most renowned sites, or something in between. And after a couple of turbulent years, 2022 appears to be an exciting turning point for travel in Europe, with a pair of rare, must-see events... more


Getting Fun Going With Entertainment, Fun & Flavor

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Getting Fun Going With Entertainment, Fun & Flavor

You know, it’s hard work making effortlessly fun vacations. That’s why Carnival Cruise Line is looking forward to kicking back with you on Carnival Celebration as they toast to the last 50 years. This new ship sets sail from Miami, FL in November! So please bring that unique Carnival spirit... and know that this ship’s bringing the fun. Just like sister ship Mardi Gras™, Carnival Celebration has six Zones — themed areas that bring together incredible experiences and flavor. And as the second ship ever with BOLT™ —onboard rollercoaster — they’ll make sure it’s every bit as speedy and thrilling. Carnival Celebration also marks the return of innovations like Bonsai Teppanyaki™, RedFrog® Tiki Bar, Family Feud™ Live, Havana Bar™, Seuss at Sea™, Playlist Productions™ and more. Fun Starts At Celebration Central Zone  Celebration Central is... more



Alaska Up Close

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Alaska Up Close

Holland America Line has been exploring Alaska since 1947, and we’re putting that 75 years of expertise into our new “Alaska Up Close” programming – a 360° experience that immerses you in The Great Land in a way that only Holland America Line can deliver.Through authentic experiences on board and ashore that focus on culture, cuisine, and immersive adventures, Alaska Up Close allows you to discover, taste, and experience the real Alaska. You won’t just cruise Glacier Bay, you'll learn about its ecosystem from native tribe members and National Park Rangers. You won’t simply eat seafood, you’ll taste the salmon caught that day and have it prepared by HAL chefs.  Here's what you can look forward to:EXC Talks focus on history... more


Choice is an Extraordinary Fortune

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Choice is an Extraordinary Fortune

What a marvelous thing it is, in today’s world, to have the luxury of choice.The Oxford dictionary defines “choice” as both “an act of choosing between two or more possibilities; something that you can choose,” and “the right to choose or the possibility of choosing.”Reflect for a moment on the last few words: “The possibility of choosing.”We have all experienced situations, to varying degrees, of course, where choice and possibility did not exist. The contrast between those more rigid circumstances, and the extraordinary power of situations where choice is at the heart of our experience, is striking. That feeling of possibility goes hand in hand with freedom – another luxury, to be sure.Perhaps that’s why travel is so exhilarating. Not... more


How Solo Travelers Can Explore With Trafalgar Is Changing

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How Solo Travelers Can Explore With Trafalgar Is Changing

As the world starts to open up after the pandemic, travel demand continues to rise. More and more people are dusting off their bucket lists and planning to get out there and explore the world. If you’re thinking about taking the plunge and jetting off on a solo trip, there’s no better time to do it. Trafalgar is making it easier for solo travelers to return to travel with our new solo traveler offerings like reduced and free single supplements. Want to learn more? Read on to find out why more people are travelling solo and all the improvements you can look forward to when you take your next solo trip with Trafalgar.Who is traveling solo?If you’ve ever traveled solo... more


It's all in the Details! Princess Cruises NEW Royal Class ships – Enchanted Princess and Discovery Princess

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It's all in the Details! Princess Cruises NEW Royal Class ships – Enchanted Princess and Discovery Princess

Welcome to Discovery Princess℠Princess Cruises®With Discovery Princess℠, there’s no limit to the ways you can relax, dine and be entertained. And to get the most out of your vacation, Enchanted Princess℠ is the second Royal Class ship built from the ground up with Princess® MedallionClassTM , which makes cruising even easier and more enjoyable so you can focus on what’s important – connecting with family, friends and world-famous destinations.The biggest news is the Sky Suite, and it’s easy to see why. It features 270-degree panoramic views, the largest balcony at sea at 1,000 square feet, room for five, a dedicated Suite Experience Manager, private Movies Under the Stars® viewings and other VIP amenities.When hunger calls, Discovery Princess℠ answers with over... more


Ready. Set. Vacation.

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Ready. Set. Vacation.

If the last couple years have taught us anything, it’s that sharing quality time with loved ones is the most important thing in our lives. Material objects aren’t as important as they once were, nor the nose-to-the-grindstone, 9-to5 to acquire them. Today, it’s about better time management, richer life experiences, and keeping our loved ones close by our sides. It’s also about getting back to what’s most meaningful in our lives – and for many of us that includes gathering the gang together for another unforgettable family vacation, but with a twist.Today, family vacations aren’t just about grabbing your spouse or partner and any kids you may have, and heading off to seek new adventures. It’s about bringing along grandma... more


Adventure And Fun Await In Paradise!

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Adventure And Fun Await In Paradise!

If unforgettable is what you're seeking, then Puerto Rico is your destination! There is no better place to experience mesmerizing sights, unique flavors, vibrant culture, and thrilling adventures than Puerto Rico. The heart and soul of the Caribbean is packed with sun-kissed and full of life experiences from urban spots to rainforest getaways and – of course, hundreds of beaches to explore. And the best part? Accessibility to the Island has never been easier, with direct flights from domestic locations and few travel restrictions.A place where the old world intertwines with the new and it all blends with nature as the backdrop, you're bound to find one-of-a-kind experiences everywhere you turn. From its rich history to astonishing views and everything... more


A 3-Hour Flight Home Turned Into 3 Days…Why You REALLY Need A Travel Advisor

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A 3-Hour Flight Home Turned Into 3 Days…Why You REALLY Need A Travel Advisor

Full disclosure – I have been touting the benefits of working with travel advisors for the past 20 years – their advice, hands-on support, expertise and travel perks. You might think I’m a bit jaded, but my recent travel experience only solidifies the point.On my return from a cruise conference in Fort Lauderdale I awoke Saturday morning to find Delta had cancelled my return flight to NY and rebooked me Sunday morning. No way was I staying an extra day, so I ran to the airport to try to get on earlier flight. Little did I know major storms were brewing in the southeast US which wreaked havoc on flights. In addition, Royal Caribbean had just disembarked thousands of passengers... more


Sombreros And Piñatas: A Toast To Cinco De Mayo

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Sombreros And Piñatas: A Toast To Cinco De Mayo

If there’s anything we love just as much as travel, it’s a great party. Combine the two and you know you’re in for the time of your life! So it’s no surprise that Cinco de Mayo has evolved into one of our favorite times of year for exploring Mexico’s rich culture and endless treasures.Along with some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, Mexico also has 1,800 fascinating archaeological sites waiting to be explored. And as luck would have it, this time of year also brings out some incredible travel values where you too can share in the celebration all while soaking up plenty of sun, fun, and laid-back vibes. Whether you’re looking for an uplifting adventure abroad or close... more


Feel The Love On Ten Pumping Adventures

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Feel The Love On Ten Pumping Adventures

The heart wants what it wants — and for many travellers that’s the chance to fall in love whether it be with your travelling companion, your chosen destination, or the charming people you meet along the way. Facing new challenges together builds greater connections and travel is basically a string of fresh hurdles in a beautiful destination. Learn to make arancini together in Southern Sicily! Catch your first Costa Rican wave with cool new travel buddies! Reconnect in Bali with the person you love most. (Um, that’s you!) All you need to do now is take our hand as G Adventures guides you through our favourite places to feel and spread love around the world.For that first big adventure together... more


Savor The Beauty of Hawaii

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Savor The Beauty of Hawaii

Delta Vacations knows Hawaii!Each of Hawaii's islands — Island of Hawaii, Kauai, Maui and Oahu — has its own distinct personality, adventures, activities, sights and amazing places to stay. MauiMaui is truly an enchanted paradise. A dormant volcano, endless tropical beaches, supreme golf options, fantastic shopping, and lush, vibrant rainforests make Maui a genuine jewel in the Pacific. The accommodations are just as varied as the landscapes. Choose from charming condominiums with all the comforts of home, to high-end luxurious resorts, with no service or amenity left out. Photo by Derek Baumgartner on UnsplashIsland of Hawaii/Kona, HawaiiTwice the size of all other Hawaiian islands combined, this island of adventure offers experiences found nowhere else on Earth. Stroll along striking black- and green-sand... more



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