Category - Did You Know

3
Jan

Top 6 Reasons to Cruise

Different Destinations  Explore multiple locations with the added perk of only having to unpack once! Cruising is a convenient way to visit multiple destinations without the hassle of moving to different hotels, passing through various airports and figuring out what to do when you get there. Plus, you have the options for destination oriented meals, often sourced locally at some truly […]

24
Dec

The World’s Best New Year’s Eve Celebrations

These NYE parties make global headlines for over-the-top pageantry. Sydney, Australia More than a million people gather every year to witness Sydney’s New Year’s Eve celebrations, and the party starts early: Several free vantage points open as early as 8 a.m. The official festivities kick off at 6:50 p.m. with a display of spraying water […]

23
Dec

Trending Destinations to Escape This Winter

A new year, a new you… Travel planning for the new year can seem daunting so why not explore new destinations on roads less traveled? With 2020 coming up, check out some of our HOT destinations to consider for your next vacation. Barbados Barbados is renowned for their fun events throughout the year. Check out Festive Fridays […]

22
Nov

TV Tourism

TV shows can transport us to amazing destinations right from the comfort of our own homes but visiting them in real life can be just as magical. From castles in the United Kingdom to actual outer space, let’s explore travel options for the television fanatics we all secretly (or not so secretly) we really are.  Game of Thrones  This show on HBO was both […]

15
Nov

Spitsbergen, Svalbard: The Realm of the Polar Bear

The Svalbard archipelago is made of up four large mountainous islands and hundreds of smaller ones. Spitsbergen is the largest island located halfway between Norway and the North Pole. Remote and untouched, it was a staging point for many expeditions to the North Pole.  It is a wildlife playground, with the majestic polar bear at […]

15
Nov

What to Expect on Your First African Safari

We get it, going on an African Safari can be a bit intimidating at first.  A luxury African safari is at or near the top of most traveller’s wish list, but the ins and outs of actually going on safari may seem a little vague. Micato’s safari specialists are adept at transforming your perhaps hazy safari […]