Archive | Take a Trip

Ruins of Hamilton Family Plantation

Nevis: An island Hamilton would be proud of

A few years ago, the fact that an island was the birthplace of Alexander Hamilton would have elicited little excitement.

Read the full story

Posted in Take a Trip0 Comments

Stalcup lowhouse

Savannah Comes to Life Through Stories, History

Savannah may conjure thoughts of John Berendt’s 1994 book and subsequent movie, Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, about a murder that took place in the Mercer-Williams House.

Read the full story

Posted in Travel & Leisure, Take a Trip0 Comments

horseshoe

Taking A Gamble On Las Vegas Without Placing A Bet

It’s nearly impossible to stay at a Las Vegas hotel, eat at one or see a show without going through a casino, but the gambling Mecca offers other sure-thing ways to have fun.

Read the full story

Posted in Features, Take a Trip0 Comments

Dailyindulgence

Exploring Venice: Tour Co. Lets You Go Native

Walking home to our apartment in Venice, we share a wave through the window with the owner of Baba, our local osteria (café). Leaving for a day of sightseeing, a cup of my favorite pistachio gelato awaits me despite the early morning hour.

Read the full story

Posted in Features, Take a Trip0 Comments

Floating mountains grace the sky while exotic plants fill the colorful landscape inside Pandora - The World of AVATAR, opening May 27, 2017, at Disney's Animal Kingdom. Pandora - The World of AVATAR will bring a variety of new experiences to the park, including a family-friendly attraction called Na'vi River Journey and new food & beverage and merchandise locations. Disney's Animal Kingdom is one of four theme parks at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. (Matt Stroshane, photographer)

Pandora And Guardians Of Galaxy Premier At Disney

Disney theme parks have a big summer ahead of them with major new attractions based on two movies, one about the Marvel Comics superheroes from Guardians of the Galaxy and the other about the lush alien world of Pandora from the James Cameron film Avatar.

Read the full story

Posted in Take a Trip0 Comments

Mongolia Erdene Zuu Monastery

Mongolia: Horses, Sand Dunes And Stargazing

You can go hours, even days, without seeing another human while traveling through Mongolia’s countryside.

Read the full story

Posted in Take a Trip0 Comments