Encountering Travel’s Creepy Guys

Anyone familiar with WordPress may recognize their Daily Post, a daily prompt bloggers and writers can use for inspiration. This week, one such prompt was simply Creepy. The idea is to share a picture of something you find creepy that … read more


#Travel140: Always Pack a Sweater, Guys!

#Travel140 #TravelTip: Always ack a Sweater! Even in summer. Even for guys. You never know when you’ll need it, and you’ll always be glad you have it. This week’s tip is for the guys from a guy who learned from … read more

Travel Sweeps

Choose to Win Your Holland America Cruise

It seems that many travelers fall into two camps when it comes to cruising. There is a large and devoted cadre of cruisers who swear it’s the best way to take a vacation. But there are a great many who … read more

Travel To Do List

Around the World Luxury Cruise Itinerary

Travel To Do: Around the World Luxury Cruise

We have heard stories our entire lives of adventurous sailors who charted courses around the world. Christopher Columbus sailing to the New World. James Cook “discovering” Polynesia. Marco Polo introducing Europeans to the Orient. For some, it is just history … read more

Travel News

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Amtrak Train Days Offer a Reason to Ride

Here’s a little something to tuck away for later, when thoughts turn to late-summer getaways, fall excursions, and family holiday travels: Take the train. We love train travel because it feels a little luxurious: You get to take your time … read more


Banner: A Closer Look at the Courtyard Cadillac Hotel

A Closer Look at the Courtyard Cadillac Hotel

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then here’s an entire short story about our visit to the Courtyard Cadillac Hotel in Miami Beach. For more of the story, see our detailed review. Chapter One: The Room Let’s face … read more