We spent two days in Siena, Italy. It was the off season during holy week, so there weren't a lot of people around, but enough that it didn't look like a ghost town. We arrived late in the day, and by the time we found our hotel and got settled in,
A visit to Nova Scotia should be on your list. Thanks to The Planet D for these terrific videos of Nova Scotia. When you go to Nova Scotia, make sure you don't miss the Cabot Trail. The Bay of Fundy is an amazing place, especially when you see it from a kayak. Learn more
It’s a must for every tourist in Rome to throw a coin or two into the Trevi Fountain. Every year, the equivalent of one million euros ends up in it. But what happens to the money? This article was originally posted by DW - Euromaxx. Find a great airfare anywhere in the world. And
Enjoy a secure family network on a grandPad tablet, specifically designed for older adults that are unfamiliar or uncomfortable with technology. Put this lab-tested tech tool on your what-to-buy list: grandPad is a device specially designed to be used by seniors, who often feel left out of our Instagram world. Its
I have a confession to make. I love Rick Steves. And I always have. I don't remember exactly when I first saw his TV show, but I was hooked. He was (and is) my gateway drug because he is living the life I wanted to live. I made a choice
The Easter tradition of dying eggs is practiced by people all over the world, but in Ciocanesti, a small village in Romania's northern region of Bukovina, this tradition has evolved into an art form. Exquisitely hand painted with intricate traditional designs, each of these eggs takes hours to create and
By Noel Kirkpatrick The SKYGLOW Project filmmakers Gavin Heffernan and Harun Mehmedinović are at it again, continuing their time-lapse films of the Grand Canyon, this time from river level. In "Colorado Requiem," Mehmedinović captures the ebbs and flows of monsoon season over the Colorado River. You may be thinking, "Wait. Monsoons? In Arizona?" That's an
Online banking scares a lot of people. And that's understandable, given the news about accounts being hacked and your information being stolen. In my city, I see many people who still write checks for their purchases. And there's nothing wrong with that, except that it's really no safer than using
Find a great airfare to Lima or Cusco. And you'll probably need a place to stay in Peru. There are plenty of things to do in Machu Picchu, and everywhere in Peru. Book tours, attractions, and activities online
From the New York Times: Malta, Where the West Was Born 36 Hours In Malta Watch the skyline of Valletta, Malta's capital city, move from day to night in this time-lapse video. Video by Geoff Tompkinson, Getty Images Soar over Malta's Golden Bay and Riviera Bay through this drone footage of the coastal countryside. Video
Rocky Mountain National Park. ROCKY MOUNTAIN 8K from More Than Just Parks on Vimeo. Watch this full screen. Click on the full screen icon (little arrows thingie) on the bottom right. As part of their More Than Just Parks project, Will and Jim Pattiz spent two years filming in the majestic Colorado mountains. Some
Here's just one more reason you need to visit beautiful Nova Scotia. This gorgeous footage was shot by Andrew Stevenson. Find a great airfare anywhere in the world. And you'll probably need a place to stay. Need to rent a car? Need travel gadgets, clothes, sightseeing tickets, train tickets? Find it all and
My trip to Medellin was a whirlwind. I found a last minute fare on Spirit, and my brother-in-law was in Medellin on business, meaning I had a free place to stay. Unfortunately, I only had a couple of days, so I didn't see everything I wanted. I loved the city. Everything
Nova Scotia has a special place in my heart. I always suggest this beautiful province as a vacation destination whenever I can. I hope this video will tempt you to visit Nova Scotia this year.
Enjoy a short video showing why Paris is such a wonderful place to visit. Found on The Scene.
A lot of thought goes into your luggage when you head out on vacation: what to pack, how to pack it, carry it on or check it. But, once you get to the airport have you ever thought of the journey your bag takes to get to your final destination?
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Thank you to Svein Sjøthun for the video.
My wife and I returned from our second visit to Paris a few months ago and I am going through withdrawals. There is a lot to love about Paris - the history, the sights, the food, the atmosphere - and I would go back any time. If you need a Paris fix,
Malta is at the top of my must see list. Click here to search for air fares to Malta, or anywhere you want to go. Malta is an archipelago in the central Mediterranean, some 80 km (50 mi) south of the Italian island of Sicily across the Malta Channel. Only the three