Bucket List: Must-See Sites Around the World

Great Barrier Reef

In addition to the beautiful coral, the Great Barrier Reef in Australia offers fishing, scuba diving, snorkeling and sightseeing via boat or helicopter. The area also offers a great diversity of marine life.

Coliseum in Rome

This ancient amphitheater illustrates Roman architecture and offers a glimpse into history. During the time of the gladiators, it accommodated 50,000 spectators at one time.

Eiffel Tower

The tallest building in Paris, the Eiffel Tower hosts almost seven million visitors a year. In addition Read the rest of this entry »

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Las Vegas: Big City with the Lights Always On

Seated in the heart of the Mojave Desert, Las Vegas is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the United States. Millions of visitors annually make their way to this incredible oasis, which is home to many casinos, entertainment venues and restaurants. Often referred to by its nickname “Sin City,” Las Vegas is a spectacular destination for a vacation unlike any other on Earth.

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Traveling the World: One Stop at a Time

When you travel, take my advice. Take your time. Schedule your itinerary to give yourself plenty of time. Remember, most likely you have never been to your destination before. Regardless of what information you find on the Internet, when you get to your destination you will make your own discoveries.

If you find that your interest in one particular stop on your trip is completed, you can always adjust your itinerary to move on to your next stop. Normally there are always Read the rest of this entry »

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Living in Ohio – The Cleveland Experience

Visiting Cleveland, Ohio is one thing, but have you ever given any thought to living in the Forest City. If for whatever reason you are actually thinking of doing more than just passing through Cleveland on your travels, you are going to want to do some research.

Cleveland ranks 11th overall in terms of crime and danger and below are just a few ways you can improve your odds when living in this exciting town:

1.) Home security system. It’s pretty easy to find decent Home Security in Cleveland and if you do your homework, you could find a really decent system with 24/7 monitoring.

2.) Don’t dawdle downtown. There may be a lot of exciting things to see in downtown Cleveland, but you aren’t going to want to stick around after hours. There is an exceptionally high homeless population and you don’t want to find yourself at the center of it.

3.) Have some transportation. Whether you’re visiting or you’re a resident, you want to make sure you have a set of wheels. The free trolley in some areas of the town only runs at certain hours and you don’t want to be caught without transportation in the poorer parts of the city.

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Love & Romance: Great Honeymoon Destinations

Choosing the perfect honeymoon destination can sometimes be quite the challenge. The best honeymoon getaways are fun, affordable, and romantic. Here are a few great honeymoon destinations.

Maui

In Maui, couples can explore lush jungles, tour rugged volcanoes, or hike a scenic trail at the Waianapanapa State Park. Romantics will enjoy the island’s stunning beaches and luxurious spas. Maui is a great honeymoon getaway for the adventurous couple.

Paris

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Riding Camels in Egypt for the First Time

Your first time riding a camel in Egypt can be quite scary but it is actually fun once you have the opportunity. Did you know that when camels first made their way into Africa, they were actually 3 ft high? Since then, it has continued to grow taller and taller. 20,000 years ago, the camel made its way into the world and eventually turned into two different species.

Stopping in Asia first was the one hump camel that eventually turned into the two hump camel later. In the Middle East, the one hump camel is referred to as the Read the rest of this entry »

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Romance Your Spouse with a Trip to Paris

Paris, the city of love, is the perfect place to add a little romance to any marriage. Typical hot spots in Paris to visit include the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, and the Arc de Triomphe. While these are attractions are not to be missed, there is much more to Paris be enjoyed.

A great way to get the romance started is to add a royal touch to the trip. There are a number of chateaus just outside of Paris that can be booked for short stays. These small castles are the best way to Read the rest of this entry »

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Exploring Inside Venice – The Floating City

There is only one Venice, a city that exudes charm and romance on Italy’s Adriatic Coast. This, however, doesn’t prevent other cities with canal systems from comparing themselves to this magical city. Amsterdam, for example, is known as the “Venice of the North,” while Birmingham, a British city that has more miles of canals, is known as the “Venice of England.” On the other side of the world, Suzhou, famous for its silks and gardens, is known Read the rest of this entry »

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Heading to the Beach in Barbados

Get ready for crystal blue waters and soft white sands on your family vacation to the stunning beaches of Barbados. Nestled in the Lesser Antilles of the Caribbean Sea, Barbados is one of the most popular islands for an exotic getaway. With its stunning coastline and diverse water sports, you’ll be spending plenty of time in the ocean, so pack your bathing suit and lots of sunscreen. Activities like body surfing, snorkeling and swimming are just a few of the kid-friendly options for hours of fun on the Read the rest of this entry »

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