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Travel Tips of the Week: March 24, 2014

Going to the Sun Road

A Wildlife Safari In British Columbia By Jean Strauber, Travel Editor I just received the 2014 Globus: Every Journey Tells A Story brochure.  The first thing I do is look for new escorted tours.  This year, Globus describes two:  The 10-Day  Discover Glacier National Park, Hells Canyon and Washington Wine Country Panorama; and the 10-Day […]

April 7th, 2014 | Posted in Travel Tips of the Week | Read More »

Travel Tips of the Week: March 18, 2014

Ireland Tour

Experience The Best of Ireland By Jean Strauber, Travel Editor With St. Patrick’s Day and all its reminders of Ireland, many of us, whether or not we’re of Irish descent,  develop a yen to visit the “ol’ sod.”  This week’s Travel Tips of the Week bring you information about one such tour,  the Trafalgar Tours […]

March 18th, 2014 | Posted in Travel Tips of the Week | Read More »

Travel Tips of the Week: March 10, 2014

Solvang, California

– Velkommen Til Solvang – By Jean Strauber, Travel Editor “Velkommen til Solvang!”  Welcome to Solvang (Danish for ‘sunny field’) is one of the most charming and beautiful cities in California. Located in the Santa Ynez Valley, it was founded in 1911 by a small group of Danish teachers. With its lovely shops, fine restaurants, […]

March 11th, 2014 | Posted in Travel Tips of the Week | Read More »

Celebrate Next New Year In Vienna

Vienna, Austria

By Jean Strauber, Travel Editor Herzerl Tours is offering a seven-day luxury once-in-a-lifetime experience from December 27, 2014 to January 3, 2015. If you’ve ever had a dream to celebrate a very special New Year’s Eve in royal splendor, this one-week “imperial” adventure in Vienna will be for you. Here is the itinerary: DAY 2-  […]

February 17th, 2014 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Travel Tips of the Week | Read More »

Something New From Trafalgar Tours

Trafalgar Tours

By Jean Strauber, Travel Editor Trafalgar Tours has launched something new for the discriminating traveler. Their new ‘Taste of America’ program invites guests to learn about food specific to a destination, as well as indulge in some of the continent’s most delicious dishes. “Gourmet travel is a rapidly expanding market with more and more Americans […]

October 3rd, 2012 | Posted in Travel Tips of the Week | Read More »

Things To Do Over Carmaggedon Weekend (Part II)

Caraggedon Part II

By Jean Strauber, Travel Editor As I promised, here are more suggestions of things to do over Carmegeddon Weekend Part II. VISIT LOS ENCINO STATE PARK When was the last time you visited Los Encino Park located in Encino? This historic landmark is open from Wednesday through Sundays from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. Admission […]

September 18th, 2012 | Posted in Travel Tips of the Week | Read More »

A Fall 2012 Visit To Cuba

Bay of Pigs

By Jean Strauber, Travel Editor The president and CEO of Friendly Plane, Kevin Callaghan has announced their Fall 2012 visit to Cuba. The cost per person is $3,395, plus $500 estimated charter airfare from Miami. Here’s the itinerary: Day 1: Arrival in Miami and make your way to the Crowne Plaza Hotel. Later, when everyone […]

July 16th, 2012 | Posted in Travel Tips of the Week | Read More »

Border Protection Releases Tips For Travelers

CBP

CBP Reminds Travelers What to ‘Know Before You Go’  How to Speed Through CBP Processing    LOS ANGELES— Summer is one of the busiest international travel times in the U.S. and with the start of the travel season this Memorial Day, U.S. Customs and Border Protection is reminding travelers of some important tips.  With increasing passenger volumes […]

May 24th, 2012 | Posted in Travel Tips of the Week | Read More »

Touring Utah’s Beautfiul Canyonlands

Utah Canyonlands

By Jean Strauber, Travel Editor In 2004 I had the real pleasure of visiting the Utah towns of Moab, Price and Vernal on a Canyonlands, Dinosaurs and Outlaws tour. We gasped at the beauty of Arches National Park, oohed and aahed at the petroglyphs and pictographs etched so many hundreds and thousands of years ago, […]

May 15th, 2012 | Posted in Travel Tips of the Week | Read More »

A “Top Secret” UFO Discovery Tour of Arizona and Nevada

UFO and Area 51 Tours

By Jean Strabuer, Travel Editor Top Secret Tours has scheduled a second UFO Discovery Tour of Arizona and Nevada. Departing April 13-21, 2012 this tour includes the following: DAY 1 Arrive in Albuquerque International Sunport Airport and travel to Petroglyph National Monument. Archaeologists have estimated there may be over 25,000 petroglyph images (an example is […]

April 13th, 2012 | Posted in Travel Tips of the Week | Read More »

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