Travel with pets – what you need to know Oct14

Travel with pets ...

When Fido is your co-pilot, there are some things you’ll want to keep in mind as you make travel plans.  This handy infographic may give you some thoughts on the do’s and don’t do’s of travel with your four-legged friends.  There are also some wonderful factoids here...

Xcaret – an all-inclusive park for all-encompassing enjoyment Jan30

Xcaret – an all-inclusive park for all-encompassin...

Heading to the Riviera Maya in Mexico, is always a winning decision, but to really appreciate all it has to offer, you need to experience Xcaret. Good news – there are actually seven Experiencias Xcaret parks to enjoy.  Bad news – where do you start? Experiencias Xcaret For seniors, this was a perfect vacation destination. The main park, simply called Xcaret (pronounced loosely like: esssssh-car’-et), was the first in a now growing line of parks.  No roller coasters, no death defying rides, just beautiful things to see and ways to relax. Xcaret is an all-inclusive, eco-archeological park just 35 miles south of Cancun’s airport, and is...

The beautiful animals of Xcaret Nov21

The beautiful animal...

Playa del Carmen is a popular vacation destination on the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico with a number of cruise ships stopping here each year. Ferries also make routine crossings from here to Cozumel. One of the most popular tourist attractions just south of town is Xcaret, an...

Why safari in Zimbabwe?  Why do it now? Oct12

Why safari in Zimbabwe? Why do it now?

The sixth annual Saganai Travel and Tourism Africa Fair just concluded today in Harare, Zimbabwe. What does that mean to you?  Reiterated in this afternoon’s press briefing and in recent political appointments, Zimbabwe is making a huge push to increase tourism. They are rolling out the red carpet and they want you…NOW! The safari pieces are coming together After successfully co-hosting the latest General Assembly session of the United Nations World Tourist Organization in August and now successfully wrapping up the Sanganai show in October, all eyes are focused on all the “World of Wonders” that Zimbabwe offers the tourist. United Nations...

Outdoor adventures i...

While many people equate South Dakota with Mount Rushmore and the Badlands, there’s a whole lot more there if you saunter over to the southeast side of the state.  Sioux Falls is the state’s largest city and just a one-day drive from Chicago, St. Louis, Winnepeg or Denver.   Central to...