Showcase the World Travel Blog

Vacation tips, tricks, and stories from around the globe

  No longer the domain of retirees, river cruising has come into its own as the “it” way to explore, thanks to modern and comfortable ships and unpack-once ease. Many cruise lines even offer sailings designed just for families, with special room configurations and enriching activities designed to engage the entire family.  I truly believe […]

  The idea of cruising may not appeal to you if all you think is that they hit the same ports which have the same jewelry and t-shirt shops, and are herded onto buses like cattle to experience the same excursions. You want a more intimate, authentic experience that explores a multi-city destination or region.  […]

  If you have been following me for any length of time you probably know how much my trips to EPCOT as a child have inspired my love of travel. How meeting the international cast members and hearing them talk about their native lands had me wanting to visit them.  One of my favorite destinations […]