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A Day Well Spent on a Horseback Tour of Kauai

After fourty minutes of driving my GPS directed to me to turn on a dirt road, painted the infamous Hawaiian red. It was then that I realized two things. One, I was very near the coast. Two, I had surely arrived at CJM Country Stables as the wooden fence line …

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Waimea Plantation Cottages offer a relaxing escape in Kauai

In the 1800’s a young man by the name of Hans Peter Fayé traveled from his native Norway to settle on the island of Kauai. In addition to sugar, Fayé also owned a copra (used to extract coconut oil) plantation. It is on 30 of those acres that Waimea Plantation Cottages reside today. …


Flying High with the Wings Over Houston Airshow

Are you looking for a family event that is new and exciting, as well as educational? And maybe even charitable? Check out the Wings Over Houston Airshow coming this November. It is one of the largest non-profit civic events in Houston with all proceeds going to sponsorship in the Wings …

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Cruise Holidays: Plan Ahead for Your Ocean Adventure

Taking a cruise across the world’s oceans to far-flung destinations has become highly popular. Transatlantic cruises are as glamorous as you’d imagine and for a few weeks you can relax and follow the sun around the world. Ports of call can include spots such as Miami, Florida or further afield …


12 Interesting Facts about Mauritius

Mauritius is a favorite destination among travelers, whether you’re looking for adventure, luxury and pampering, or cheap holidays on an exotic island. Known worldwide for its white beaches and pristine waters, the country is unique in so many ways! Here are a few interesting facts you might not know about Mauritius. …

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5 Tips to Keep Your Cool While Traveling with Kids

With the Christmas holidays fast approaching, now is the time when many parents are planning a much-needed break away with their family to decompress from a busy year. While the thought of traveling for hours on end with restless children, or of hearing the phrase “I’m bored” a hundred times, …

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13 Incredible Castles You Can Stay In for a Royal Vacation

Who doesn’t want to spend a vacation living like true royalty? All over the world guests can spend the night in Castles that have stood through centuries of war, invasions, and a lineage of heirs. Built to house former Kings and Queens, these beautiful Castles can be toured and stayed …

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Explore the Wild Side of The Living Desert Zoo & Gardens

When was the last time you saw baby Jaguar cubs in person? Or peered up at a family of giraffes? How about enjoyed a safari trip in the desert? Not recently? Well, California’s Living Desert Zoo and Gardens in Palm Desert offers up close, guided tours and much more than …

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Knott’s Scary Farm Is Back to Haunt For More

As September rounds to a close, nothing welcomes the fall season quite like the start of Halloween festivities. Bobbing for apples and carving pumpkins are plenty fun in their own right, but those looking for more frightful fare can be sure Southern California is already scaring up its collection of …


The Wyndham at Anaheim Garden Grove

I’ve spent many a conference week in and around the Anaheim Convention Center in Orange County California, so I when I had the opportunity to stay a night at the Wyndham at Anaheim Garden Grove, I expected more of the same: vanilla and boring, catering to either the convention center …