Top Landmarks in Montreal

Montreal Quebec, Canada is a city steeped in history with a history of human inhabitants that stretches back approximately 8,000 years. Montreal became a very important port city and was known around the world. It’s no surprise that the city of Montreal established some very noteworthy landmarks that are popular with tourists and locals alike.

Visiting Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria

The Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria Germany is one of the most famous castles in the world and an incredible architectural structure that would make any princess swoon with envy.

World’s Greatest Bullet Trains

For Americans, bullet-trains are an anomaly.  They’re common in the western-world, awesome, and hi-tech.  However, unless an American has traveled overseas, they’ve likely never seen one, let alone experienced the thrill of riding via high-speed rail.  Below, are listed a number of these high-speed rail services, as well as a few actual bullet trains that […]

Top Landmarks in San Diego

San Diego is a city that’s known for its tourist attractions just as much as it’s known for its wonderful weather. Trying to winnow down your selections of historic landmarks is difficult but we’ve culled together a list of the top landmarks in San Diego for you and your family to visit.

Weekend Getaways in New Orleans

There is just something about the city of New Orleans that you can’t find anywhere else in the world. With traditions from around the globe come together to meld into a very unique style that’s all New Orleans it’s an experience not to be forgotten. If you’re lucky enough to head to New Orleans for […]

Family Attractions at Niagara Falls

Romantic honeymoon location, Niagara Falls doesn’t usually come to mind as the first place to take your family vacation, but it’s actually a wonderful place for a family trip. The area is not simply waterfalls but many other excursions packed into one tourist Mecca, there’s even a learning experience or two. The falls themselves get […]

Family Attractions in London

Sometimes keeping kids occupied on vacation is difficult, especially when your vacation is in a foreign country. But a trip to London with the family is one that is sure to be fun for everyone as there is so much to see and do. Use our handpicked family fun guide below to find the best […]

Weekend Getaways to Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls is one of those perfect places to plan a weekend getaway. The region is full of natural wonder and beauty, exciting tourist excursions, world class animal attractions, museums and art galleries and a place to get married if you want to turn your weekend getaway to Niagara Falls into a magnificent life changing […]

Ice Hotels from Sweden, Quebec, and Finland

Ice hotels represent one of the most unique travel experiences you can have, as many of the hotels have to be rebuilt from scratch every year. Sleeping in real fur blankets on bed carved from blocks of ice might not be for everyone, but it is an experience you will never forget.

Visiting the Pyramids at Giza

Many people from around the world go to Egypt each year to visit the Pyramids at Giza. Located west of the city area of Cairo sits the Giza Plateau, in a valley near the famous Pyramids. These pyramids display the ancient civilization of Egypt at its best, along with the famous Sphinx.

Family Attractions in San Francisco

San Francisco is definitely a city worthy of stealing your heart, it has a little bit of something for everyone and it’s a great place for a family to explore and share everyone’s interests.

Museums in Los Angeles

At first you may not think of Los Angeles as a place to visit if you want to bone up on your history and explore a large variety of museums, but remember this city is steeped in its own history and reveres its stars in ways that perhaps no other city does. Los Angeles is […]

Sightseeing in Athens

Athens is a city with an almost unbelievable history, having been considered a magical city at one time full of gods and goddesses and actually worshiped. It has been called the birthplace of civilization and where democracy was born. A trip to Athens Greece will fill your mind, body and soul with overwhelming touches of […]

22 Train Stations from Across the Globe

In today’s modern world with airplanes jetting around the globe, sometimes we forget how travel got its big start. Cross country trains and railroads were one of the first big steps in making travel accessible to everyone. Major metropolises like New York City built enormous railway terminals like Grand Central Station and Pennsylvania Station to […]

Buildings of Snow and Ice

Ice.  It is quite literally the greenest building material on Earth.  Pure solid water.  What other type of building dissolves harmlessly back into our rivers when it is no longer needed?  But it doesn’t stop there.  When one says “green” and “environmentally friendly”, all to often the word that hides just below the surface is […]

How to Plan a Family Cruise Vacation

Family vacations used to mean a camping trip or a Disney vacation but today that’s changed and people are looking for more extravagant vacations to take with their families. The cruise industry realized this pretty early on and began tailoring some of their events and even whole cruises to accommodate families with children. The cruises […]

21 Not so Spooky Castles

Castles … they remain a modern day link to Kings, Queens, and Knights of the past. Sometimes if the castle was the home of historical figures like Count Dracula they can even be quite spooky. Below are 20 castles that showcase a wide variety of styles from across the globe, and one that locals believe […]

Romantic Destinations in Paris

Paris is known as the city of love and it’s often a romantic destination for lovers looking to take their relationship to a new level or to rekindle an old flame. But once you arrive in Paris where do you go to actually experience the romance?

Best Places to Dive with Sharks

Sharks.  They are one of the few animals on Earth, which man still fears.  They are a credit to evolution (or creation if you swing that way), as they are the perfect aquatic hunting machine.  They can track blood for miles.  They can sense the rhythm of a wounded or dying creature trying to swim.  […]

Weekend Getaways in San Francisco

San Francisco is one of those incredible destinations that is loaded with activities for a variety of interests, activity levels and personality types. This is why it’s a perfect city to escape to for a weekend.  You can pick and choose and fill a weekend with one specific activity that you love, or you can […]