Some of the top things to see and do in Tuscany

Tuscany is region in central Italy with Florence (Firenze) its capital and beating heart of this famous region. Florence is home to some of the world’s most recognizable art and architecture, and it is the cradle of the Renaissance. With so many visitors coming to see the famous art and picturesque villages, finding luxury accommodations […] Read more »

Why Should You Let Something as Trivial as Money Stop You From Exploring the World?

There’s nothing quite like seeing the world. From a weekend on a secluded beach, right through to a month of backpacking your way through three different countries. It’s sad to say, however, that many would-be explorers never get to see such sights because they let a relatively limited budget get in the way. If this […] Read more »

5 Of the Most Awe-Inspiring Hindu Temples

The construction of the world’s first Hindu temples started approximately 2,000 years ago in India. Today, there are over 900 million followers of the Hindu religion, and these temples play an important role their culture and society. Most of the temples are open to tourists, and many have become popular vacation destinations because of their […] Read more »

Delighting in Santa Fe’s Culture

It’s the oldest town in the Southwest, but Santa Fe offers a tremendous assortment of modern sights and attractions intermingled with the historic sites for travelers to explore. Although visitors love to dive into the many cultural destinations on an extended stay, it’s possible to enjoy the best of the city in a single day. […] Read more »

4 Reasons to Visit the Roman Catacombs

In ancient Rome, burial within the city walls was forbidden. The pagan culture of the second and third centuries preferred cremation, despite the objections of the Christian minority. As land for graveyards was scarce, the Christians of the day cultivated a sense of community away from the public eye by digging burial tunnels into the soft volcanic […] Read more »

Fabulous Boutique Stays Across Arizona

Home to the Grand Canyon and major cities like Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona is a destination that’s hard to pass up. Nature lovers everywhere will be enamored by the majestic scenery, and those travelers looking for some exciting nightlife won’t be disappointed either. Here is a list of five boutique hotels in Arizona that are […] Read more »

The Best Places to Stay in St Louis, MO

While not traditionally thought of as a vacation destination, St. Louis is filled with a plethora of attractions to keep every type of travelers entertained. From the world-famous Gateway Arch to the Missouri Botanical Garden to the St. Louis Zoo, you’ll find something for everyone here. With so many activities to keep you busy, it […] Read more »

Food on the Fly: Successful Self-Catering

Picture yourself at lunch in Paris, sitting at a sidewalk café, eating salade niçoise and gazing at the Eiffel Tower in the distance. Perfection, non? Doesn’t get much better than that. Unless, of course, you were dining in the shadow of the Eiffel Tower. This is the magic of self-catering. Skipping the restaurant meals in […] Read more »