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When you think of countries to visit in Europe, Wales may not be one that comes to mind. However, it recently became one of my favorites after spending time there as part of a European getaway I took with my husband.


This small country, part of the United Kingdom, is j...

Properties throughout the world are seeking ways to enhance their sustainability efforts. Whether that be through minimizing their footprint on the ground (using local materials in building, minimizing waste, etc.), employing area residents or educating visitors about...

Going to Africa had been on our bucket list for years. It was always our hope to take our two sons (now adults) with us and enjoy the wildlife and culture this truly foreign land promised to offer. We finally got our chance this past August, when we visited the amazing...

September 27, 2018

If there was ever a country on Earth that should be awarded for feeling like you’re on a different planet, Iceland should win it hands down! I just returned from spending 10 days on this amazing island, and easily felt like I could have used 10 more!

Iceland is a Nordi...

September 27, 2018

For many Americans, Vietnam drums up a mix of emotions and curiosity. The country is a unique blend of bustling cities, expansive tropical lowlands, rice fields, and hundreds of rivers and canals.

It’s a relatively small country, with a narrow profile that borders China...

August 29, 2018

Here are the most popular fall and holiday travel destinations for Americans based on future bookings (as reported by the Virtuoso Network):


1.    Italy
2.    France
3.    South Africa
4.    Israel
5.    Germany
6....

August 29, 2018

The Pacific Ocean is home to thousands of islands. However, none of them compare in unique wildlife and varied landscapes to the Galapagos Islands off Ecuador. Jim and I were fortunate to take our kids Andrew and Abby to the islands and expose them to aspects of nature...

August 29, 2018

Meet Benny. Benny is a hip-hop artist, social entrepreneur, community activist, farmer and bee-keeper, and humble leader. Benny is also a dreamer and a do-er which is how and why he started Northern Uganda Hiphop Culture (NUHC) to empower young people in his community...

Traveling internationally together has created many special moments and memories for me and my three kids, 18, 16 and 14 years old.  So, when we had the chance to go to Southeast Asia, we wanted to experience as much of this far away, mysterious region as we could...

Located north of England, Scotland is one of the most scenic destinations in Europe with its rolling hills, dramatic coastline, and rushing waterfalls. Each part of Scotland holds its own unique characteristics. Discover the charm within the fisherman’s villages, adven...

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