Category - Did You Know

26
Jun

Iconic Cannes

Iconic Cannes, home to one of the most famous film festivals, Cannes is a gem that begs to be explored. Boasting more than 300 days of sunshine per year, Cannes combines two different atmospheres. One is the well-known glamour of La Croisette home to the city’s luxury shops, beaches and Palais des Festival, the other is enchanting Le Suquet, the old city maze of small pedestrian streets, home to classic Mediterranean restaurants and authentic Cote d’Azur vibe.    Where […]

13
Jun

Explore with Lindblad Expeditions

Explore with Lindblad Expeditions. Featured Expedition – the Galapagos Snorkel, hike, kayak, paddleboard, and cruise by Zodiac and encounter animals unafraid of you when you explore with Lindblad Expeditions. Since their first international tourist expedition cruise to the Galápagos Islands in July 1967 with Lars-Eric Lindblad, Lindblad Expeditions has introduced generations of guests to these […]

Where to travel during hurricane season
29
May

Where to travel during Hurricane Season

Where to travel during hurricane season is a question that comes up frequently at this time of year. The hurricane season officially kicks off June 1 and runs until November 30.   As the hurricane band includes the Southern US, most of the Carribean and Mexico, many popular destinations are vulnerable to hurricanes and tropical storms. What is […]

15
May

6 Ways to Travel Sustainably

Use these tips to travel sustainably or better yet put them in practice at home! Say “No” to Plastic Water Bottles (and straws!) Better yet, bring a reusable water flask from home or ask your tour operator or hotel for local recyclable purified water. Your request will send a message that you care about stopping […]

27
Apr

Space Tourism

Space Tourism is getting closer to becoming a reality!  Virgin Galactic lit up the skies above California’s Mojave Desert shortly after 8 AM on April 5, with spacecraft VSS Unity’s first rocket-powered flight. After climbing to roughly 46,500 feet, Unity detached from mother ship Eve, at which point pilots Mark Stucky and Dave Mackay fired its rocket […]

26
Apr

Insider tips on when to book your vacation

Here are our top insider tips on when to book your vacation. Cruise Vacations Cruise lines offer their best prices and bonuses when sailings first open up for sale.  This is of course also when the ship has its full inventory of staterooms available. As mid-size and small ships have far fewer staterooms to choose […]