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What Does a $500 Million Cruise Ship Reno Look Like?

River or Ocean Cruises

When you're investing half a BILLION dollars in a fleet-wide renovation, you're entitled to call it a 'Revolution'. Celebrity Cruises is under...

6 Year-Round Festivals That Give You a Reason to Celebrate in Barbados

Barbados, Local Events

After winning the NBA championship, legend Kawhi Leonard toasted his huge win with a trip to Barbados. But you don't have to be a basketball hero t...

Where Every Gaming Teen Wants to Travel This Summer

Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Local Events

If your family has a teen who spends time immersed in electronic games, take heart! We've discovered the perfect summer holiday everyone in your fa...

Legendary Athens Riviera Reborn with the Launch of the First Four Seasons in Greece

Attiki, Greece, Sea & Sand

It's an exclusive stretch of the Greek coast just 20 minutes south of the capital. In the 60's, this exclusive spot on the Athens Riviera w...

Video: The Only Place in the World with 3 Real Viking Ships

Oslo, Norway, Culture & History

It's the best place in the world to discover your inner Viking! Scandinavia's seagoing warriors have re-captured the world's imagination. But ...

How to Stay Cyber Safe with a VPN when you Travel

Before your trip

Cyber security is on everyone's minds these days, and travelers in particular can be vulnerable when they are on public wifi networks.Even in your ...

What You Need to Know to Hike or Bike Europe's Most Famous Pilgrimage Trail

Spain, Outdoor Activities

It's been a physical test of spirituality since the Middle Ages.  And more recently, Christian pilgrims have been joined by active travel enth...

This European Wine Festival Only Happens 4 Times a Century - And It's This Summer

Switzerland, Local Events

For oenophiles (and everyday wine lovers like you and me), it's a once in a generation opportunity to celebrate the wines of a country you might no...

British Airways Celebrates 100 Years in the Skies - And You Might Not Believe How

Great Britain, United Kingdom, Transportation

Can you believe there's been a whole century of commercial airline flight? We all know about the Wright brothers' historic flight in 1903, and...

Put America's Oldest Cities On Your Travel Bucket List

North America, Anywhere, Culture & History

You don't have to be a history buff to make a point of visiting the oldest cities in the U.S.Since the establishment of European settlements in wha...

Happy 4th of July and Canada Day! Celebrating Neighbors and Staycations

North America, Anywhere, Awesome Travel Stuff

If you've ever taken a cruise or traveled to Alaska, you may recognize this place. From sea level in Skagway, Alaska, the White Pass & Yuk...

6 Ways to Cruise Rivers and Waterways Close to Home This Year

North America, Anywhere, River or Ocean Cruises

It's no secret that river and small ship cruising is one of travel's biggest trends. What may still be an open secret is the boom in cruising on th...

Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula: It's Not All Cancun

Mexico, Cultural Exchanges

It’s no surprise Mexico is one of the most visited countries in the world. 35 UNESCO World Heritage sites, friendly people, sunshine, tacos, ...

Canada's National Cocktail Turns 50 - And Here Are 4 Great Places to Drink It

Canada, Canada, Dining

It's as Canadian as maple syrup. The Caesar is Canada's national cocktail. Created in a hotel bar in Calgary in 1969, it's been the only-in-Canada ...

The World's First Underwater Ride Share: Now You Can Take a 'ScUber' in Australia's Great Barrier Reef

Queensland, Outdoor Activities

Forget about 'surge' pricing on an Uber ride – how about 'submarine' pricing? Hailing a 'ScUber' in Australia...

Castles, Gardens and Battlefields: The Historic Isles are Calling

Culture & History

You don’t have to be a history buff to be intrigued by the traces of the past that linger everywhere in England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Roman...

50 Years Since John Lennon's Bed-in for Peace: Video Inside that Hotel Suite Today

Montreal, Quebec, Culture & History

It was a week at the end of May 1969 that became an iconic, unforgettable moment of 60's counter-culture and protests against the Vietnam War. ...

5 Alaska Shore Excursions That Will Make You Book an Oceania Cruise Now

Alaska, River or Ocean Cruises

Cool-weather Alaska is one of the hottest cruising destinations. It's in our own backyard, with pristine and inspiring natural wonders, and a saili...

What's your Favorite Experience at the Juno Beach Centre? Reasons to Visit Canada's DDay Landing Beach During its 75th Anniversary Year

Normandy, France, Culture & History

Everyone experiences travel differently, and this may be most true of historic sites. Standing on the spot where history was made is a profound exp...

A Uniworld River Cruise in the Bordeaux Wine Region

Bordeaux, France, River or Ocean Cruises

It's a wine-lover's dream river cruise! The world famous wine region of Bordeaux is home to some of the most famous wines and chateaux, grands...

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