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Ngorongoro

The Great Animal Migration – Highlight of the Tanzanian Safaris

Tanzania is another African nation that’s ideal to explore by taking a safari. The country is filled with spectacular scenery and wildlife and its climate makes at an excellent destination all year round. If you’re lucky enough to visit during the great migration between late July and September you may be able to witness close […]

Exploring the Fascinating Islands of the American Samoa

One of the least known American territories is American Samoa, which lies to the south of the equator in the Southwest Pacific Ocean. It’s made up of five highly eroded, rugged volcanic islands along with two coral atolls. The total area of land is about 76 square miles. One of the best ways to explore thisfascinating part of the world is to visit theNational […]

tuscany vineyards

5 Best Wine Destinations of the World

Over the past several years one of the most popular types of trips has been to some of the world’s top wine-making areas. Many people love to take tours of wineries and their surrounding regions. These are some of the most popular and interesting ones in the world. 1. Champagne, France Everybody has heard of this […]

Vacation Tips for Traveling Alone

Whether by choice or not you may betraveling by yourself. It can be hard not to see it as a negative. You should look at it as a self-indulgence where you’re able to do exactly what you want to do and when you want to do it. You don’t have to sit down with someone else […]

The Wine Cradle Called British Columbia

The Wine Cradle Called British Columbia

The large part of the vineyards from British Columbia lies within the Okanagan Valley although a small wine culture is also spread in the Cowichan Valley inside the Vancouver Island. The wine cellars of British Columbia offer a large assortment of excellent wines many of them carrying names awarded in international competitions. When you plan a trip […]

Cow Chip Throwing Championships Qualify for One of America’s Oddest Festivals

Cow Chip Throwing Championships Qualify for One of America’s Oddest Festivals

There are some pretty strange events and festivals held all over the world and it’s getting more and more difficult to select which one’s the oddest. However, the week-long, annual World Cow Chip Throwing Championships in Beaver County, Oklahoma must be near the top of the list. This year’s event takes place between April 9th and 16th and it […]

Bargain Shopping

Bargain Shopping Destinations for the World Traveler

Shopping when traveling or on vacation does not have to be limited to souvenirs or small keepsakes for friends and family. Nor do you have to go bust buying expensive gifts for yourself and your loved ones. Shopping can be a bargain if you know where to let your hair loose. Here are a few […]

The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival Is Second to None

The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival Is Second to None

The annual New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival will be taking place between April 29th and May 8that the city’s Fair Grounds Race Course. The festival attracts many popular international headline performers each year with the concerts taking place over 2 weekends at the fair grounds and several other locations in the city on 12 different stages. There […]

The Top 7 Islands in French Polynesia

The Top 7 Islands in French Polynesia

The French Polynesian region in the South Pacific Ocean is one of the most beautiful on the planet. There are many spectacular islands to visit that offer breathtaking scenery and views. These are among the best of them. 1. Bora Bora This is one of the world’s most famous tropical islands. From the air, it looks like an […]

Kenyan Safaris Offer Several Wildlife Reserves

Kenyan Safaris Offer Several Wildlife Reserves

There are several safaris to take in Africa and it’s hard to choose which country to go visit when planning one because there are so many excellent options. However, you may want to consider a safari adventure in the wilds of Kenya. One of the most spectacular places to check out is the Masai Mara National Reserve. This is generally […]