TRAVEL STORIES


12 Reasons Why You Should Use a Travel Agent

Why you should use a travel agent instead of DIY

When airlines and hotels introduced online booking, travel agents were expected to go the way of the milkman. However, as technology and the global economy makes the world smaller and smaller, the role of the travel agent has never been more robust. We’ll touch on many of the ways a travel agent can provide you […]

Thursday, July 18th, 2019


Game of Thrones: Winter is Gone but the Journey Lives On

Northern Ireland home to many of the Game of Thrones locations

Our watch may have ended, but Game of Thrones is still a cultural phenomenon and a springboard for unique travel opportunities. Superfans shouldn’t miss out on a grand tour of Westeros and Essos; that is to say, filming locations for the massive international production. From the deserts north of Qarth to Wildling country north of […]

Tuesday, June 25th, 2019


Nicaragua: Beautiful, Profound and Enlightening

Nicaragua vacation

What makes travel to Nicaragua so special? It has everything there is to love about Central America – rainforests, volcanoes, beaches, islands, agriculture, surfing, nightlife, architecture and culture. Situated on both the Pacific and Caribbean Sea, Nicaragua is blossoming as a welcoming tourist destination where you will find the best of the region’s adventures without […]

Thursday, May 30th, 2019


Galapagos Islands: Experience the Enchantment

Shutterstock Galapagos

A visit to the Galapagos Islands is like a visit to a distant living planet. The ecosystems, made world-famous by the studies of Charles Darwin, are not only unique within all the world, but unique from island to island. Here you can walk right up to massive tortoises, marine iguanas, sea lions, and prehistoric birds, […]

Friday, May 17th, 2019


5 Reasons to Travel Central America
in the Green Season

La Paz Waterfall Costa Rica

The “Green Season” is Central American lingo for the rainy season. In tropical countries, such as Belize, Panama, Costa Rica and Nicaragua, this covers the months of May through October which also happens to be peak travel time on many northern hemisphere calendars. If the term rainy season has you running for the nearest desert, […]

Friday, May 10th, 2019


Guatemala: Discover the Wonder

Guatemala lake sunset

Believe everything you’ve heard and then some – Guatemala will thrill all visitors with its natural diversity, culture, beauty and adventure. Time and again, it captivates travelers of all tastes and interests. Discover the wonder of what Guatemala has in store for you… ANTIGUA No visit is complete without a stopover in Antigua, a 16th-century […]

Friday, May 3rd, 2019


Osa Peninsula: Your Journey Off Costa Rica’s Beaten Path

Trek in Costa Rica

Ecotourists and nature lovers flock to Costa Rica, but relatively few make it to the Osa Peninsula on the southern Pacific coast.  Dubbed “biologically intense” by National Geographic, the Osa Peninsula is the most biodiverse region of the country. Here you can relax on hidden beaches and test yourself against one of the world’s great […]

Friday, April 26th, 2019


Destination Spotlight: The Bay Islands of Honduras

snorkel

The Bay Islands have shot to the top of travel bucket lists worldwide. This tropical paradise has something unique to offer travelers of all tastes. Locally known as las Islas de la Baha, the Bay Islands consists of three major islands located between 25,000 and 50,000 kilometers off the northern coast, situated within the second […]

Thursday, April 4th, 2019


It’s Festival Season: Calendar of Events in Central America

Festivals Central America

A party is never far away in Central America. From Catholic mysteries to indigenous celebrations to modern-day festivals, Central Americans celebrate in style with a color and flavor all their own. You can catch a major cultural event – sometimes more than one – almost any time of year you visit. You may not even […]

Thursday, April 4th, 2019