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Five Sicilian Food Dishes You Must Try

Welcome to Sicily, the land where every corner whispers tales of culinary marvels! As you roam the streets adorned with vibrant markets and cozy trattorias, your taste buds are in for an unforgettable journey.

Five Sicilian Food Dishes You Must Try2024-05-27T20:10:04+00:00

Crossing the International Date Line

Because the world is round and rotates creating day and night the question becomes: when does the day start and where? To fix a time – and consequently a date – it was decided in 1884 to establish the International Date Line ...

Crossing the International Date Line2024-04-22T17:40:42+00:00

Mykonos | The Island of the Winds

Before it was discovered by tourism in the 1950’s, the island of Mykonos had it rough economically. This island, part of the Cyclades series of Greek islands and islets in the Mediterranean sea, is small, rocky, and dry. The sun shines 80% of the year, a different "wind" blows every season ...

Mykonos | The Island of the Winds2024-03-20T19:30:56+00:00

Bangkok | Temples & Teeming Markets

Bangkok is one of the most visited cities in the world but as a city itself , it is not that old. Despite its relatively young age as cities go (a few centuries), it is a striking contrast of the old and the new.

Bangkok | Temples & Teeming Markets2024-02-14T18:40:11+00:00

10 Lesser Known Cruise Ports of Call

All the “popular” cruise itineraries visit the most “popular” ports of call. It is a question of the hen versus the egg – which came first. Are the more popular ports the result of the cruise offerings based on itineraries? Probably, yes. That is why you see ...

10 Lesser Known Cruise Ports of Call2024-01-26T20:18:10+00:00

Culinary Adventures in Tuscany

Tuscany often feels like a dream come true whether you have long wished to visit this region of Italy or happened upon it during a tour or cruise stop. This is a place that invites you in - to explore, to greet its peoples, to fall under the spell of its history and art, and ...

Culinary Adventures in Tuscany2023-12-28T16:37:20+00:00

3 Fun Festivities in Europe

There are hundreds of festivities celebrated throughout Europe and if you are lucky in the timing of your travels, you may be able to attend one whether by design or by happenstance. For instance, many folks travel ...

3 Fun Festivities in Europe2023-11-21T17:32:19+00:00

Ancient Britain – Sutton Hoo, Stonehenge & Hadrian’s Wall

Even if you are not a history buff, travelling through the Britain is a lesson in times past. You can, of course, visit these lands without exploring their history but in doing so, you may miss out on some amazing “attractions” and regret it later. Here are three ...

Ancient Britain – Sutton Hoo, Stonehenge & Hadrian’s Wall2023-10-23T14:12:29+00:00

The Fountains of Rome

Did you know Rome has more fountains than any other city in the world? There are over two thousand fountains scattered over the city, with fifty standing as major monuments and others varying in size and importance.

The Fountains of Rome2023-09-20T16:00:47+00:00

Gibraltar | Top Five Activities For The Visitor

Gibraltar is the oversea territory of the United Kingdom that sits at the "bottom" of Spain and commands the entrance to the Mediterranean from the Atlantic Ocean.

Gibraltar | Top Five Activities For The Visitor2023-08-24T15:56:56+00:00
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