Travel is always something to look forward to. There’s the adventure and excitement of discovering a new place or the comfort and anticipation of going back to a place you know and love. For many of us though, there is a down side when we have to leave a furry family member behind. There’s … More 10 Ways to Safely Travel With Your Pet This Summer
I know for some of us every day is Margarita Day, but whoever designates these things has officially named February 22nd as the day to indulge in Mexico’s favorite cocktail. The traditional Margarita was invented in 1937 and mainly consists of triple sec, tequila and lime or lemon juice, but as you can see from … More It’s National Margarita Day!
By Lisa Arcella If you’ve ever looked at one of those incredible photographs of a surfer sailing through the pipeline, you were probably looking at one of Tom Servais’ shots. It’s a job most people would envy. Instead of going to an office, every time he’s ready to go to work Servais grabs a hat, puts on … More Tom Servais reveals the best places in the world to catch a perfect wave
One of the first thoughts that crosses nearly everyone’s mind when they first step onto Bermuda soil is, “Why didn’t I come here sooner?” Mark Twain visited in 1867 and wrote: “Bermuda is the right country for a jaded man to “loaf” in. There are no harassments; the deep peace and quiet of the country … More The Sweet Smell of Bermuda
The air is chilly and the leaves are falling. It’s the perfect time of year to start planning for…summer camp! We’re not talking about that place where you slept with mosquitos and a dozen goofy 12-year-olds when you were a kid. The SummerCamp hotel is a beautiful resort overlooking the harbor and located … More Are You Ready For The Summer?
Is there anyone who hasn’t looked at a photo of the iconic overwater bungalows in Tahiti or Bora Bora with a sigh and thought, ‘One day?’ Now thanks to Karisma Hotels & Resorts, that day could happen much closer to home. The hotel chain has just opened gorgeous overwater luxury villas to Mexico’s Riviera Maya. … More An Over The Water Luxury Retreat in Mexico is the Ultimate Romantic Getaway
Those of you who have been following this blog (thank you) may have noticed that I haven’t posted in a little while. I took a break after a personal tragedy. My husband Hugh Degnen, without warning, suddenly died of a heart attack. My healthy husband, went out for a run and never … More When A Destination Evokes a Memory
Let’s face it, we are a selfie obsessed culture at the moment–especially when we are traveling. Any time you go anywhere you need to share your adventure with friends and family. And its a very good thing to document all the interesting places we’ve been to and loved. Sometimes those pictures can even … More Take a Picture, Change a Life?
Lough Erne resort in the Fermanagh Lakelands of Ireland, about a two-hour drive north from the Dublin Airport offers just about everything you would expect from a high-end property including a helipad to land your helicopter in style. Set on a stunning lake, there are water sports, fishing and horseback riding among its many activities. There’s … More Taking in a little bit of Thailand on a journey through Ireland
It would be fairly impossible for any traveler to label one spot as their favorite location on the planet. Most of us have many travel experiences that live on and on as happy memories. But if someone asked me for a top 10 list, I know that Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary would be somewhere near … More Getting Up Close and Personal With Koalas and Kangaroos