Category Archives: North America Guides

What to see on a weekend to NYC

  Photo by CC user skeeze on Pixabay Unlike the globetrotters that you read about on travel blogs, you have a job that keeps you rooted in your city 95% of the time. However, that doesn't mean you can't travel more than you do already. While you are limited to a couple of weeks vacation for the most part, you can still take a city break on weekends if you are a quick and efficient traveler. As far as city breaks go in the United States, there is no better place to go than New Read more [...]

The Best City Breaks for 2015

Looking to experience the best urban environments on the planet during your holiday time this year? There are many worthwhile cities to spend time in, but only a few can be considered to be top tier. The best city breaks for 2015 mix modernism, culture, along with just the right amount of exotic spice. Let's get started... 1) Budapest With a rich medieval history, some of Central Europe's best nightlife, and numerous relaxing thermal baths scattered throughout the city, Budapest is one of Read more [...]

The Niagara Falls Adventure

The river symbolizes life; out here on the breathtaking Niagara Falls, life simply flows. If the splendid views of the river as it pours thousands of gallons of water on the falls doesn’t awe inspire you, I don’t know what to think of you. Nah, every traveler has their particular tickling spots. Nonetheless, your Niagara Falls tour is a complete package. You can even reach it via an amazing road trip. By the way, don’t forget to bring your ESTA (Electronic System for Travel Authorization) Read more [...]

Five Great Vegas Attractions

Vegas, the world-renowned city nestled in the Las Vegas Valley, deep within the heart of Nevada's desert landscape, is a place many of us have thought about visiting before. Exciting nightlife, a huge number and variety of attractions, sights and entertainments, plus the casinos; Las Vegas has it all, even for those that prefer to stay away from the city's main export, gambling. With so much to see and do, we thought we'd provide our two cents on the five best attractions in Vegas! Bellagio Read more [...]

Three best winter golf courses in America

If a blizzard hasn't hit you yet wherever you are, the cold certainly has. Winter is here to stay, and like most unwanted house guests, it is set to linger around for the long haul. Wouldn't you rather be hefting a bag of clubs across your back than another shovel full of snow over your shoulder, then perhaps a golf holiday to America would interest you? Rather than pretend enduring winter for six long months is something of a badge of honor, why not admit that you could use a break, and indulge Read more [...]

Family Holidays With A Twist

TERRIFIC TURKEY Turkey offers an intriguing blend of cultures, being the place where the East meets the West it has endured numerous civilizations and the result is the endless ancient ruins that dot the country. It boasts of white sandy beaches, bustling bazaars, incredible architecture and lively family friendly resorts. Antalya resort is a family favorite with beaches, golf courses, ancient sites and waterfalls. Dalaman or otherwise known as the Turquoise coast is home to secluded coves, Read more [...]

Top Things To Do in California on Your Next Vacation!

When you think of the top things to do in California, you’d often think about the iconic Disneyland theme park.  But there’s more to California than touring Mickey Mouse’s magical kingdom, or searching for the tanned beauties further popularized by Katy Perry’s pop hit.  While yes, the usual suspects: Disneyland, Hollywood and Alcatraz Islands are some of the biggest lures in California, there’s definitely some of the underrated sights that are worth noting and visiting when you’re Read more [...]

The Best American Downtowns After Dark

When the sun sets on America, the hard working people of this industrious nation play even harder.  Especially on a Friday or Saturday night, many cities across the United States come alive, as fancy lounges and dive bars alike fill up with workers looking to blow off steam. Of course, some places are better than others, as certain centres become ghost towns at 6pm, while more vibrant metropolises buzz around the clock.  As a long-term slow traveler, you are looking for a place that will rock Read more [...]

The Best Water Parks in Orlando

Being situated deep in the American South, and with exposure to the subtropical Gulf of Mexico , Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean Sea, the weather is almost always warm in the Sunshine State.  While state locals may be acclimated to all the heat, northerners here on vacation find the weather here to be summer like no matter when they visit. As such, when you are based in Orlando, you might want to take a day to frolic in the refreshing attractions of a quality water park, so long as it boasts enough Read more [...]

The Best Hotels on The Strip in Las Vegas

Las Vegas, or Sin City, is a metropolis like no other. Originally a small town on the vast Nevada frontier, Las Vegas is now one of the hottest destinations in the entire world. Only in Vegas can a visitor experience the wonders of Venice, see the majesty of the Great Pyramid, and take a ride to the top of the Eiffel Tower all on one city block. A visit to such a fabulous city deserves a stay in a one of a kind hotel, and these are the best hotels on the Strip. The Bellagio Hotel: This fabulous Read more [...]