Destination Guides

Articles and tools to explore for various destinations.


Museum Travel Tips

Dec 10th, 2014 Special Interest/Seasonal Travel, Travel Tips

Any travel guide will tell you it’s best do some advance research to maximize your time en route. We’ve put together a museum travel checklist filled with tips for skipping the lines, getting discounts or free admission, avoiding crowds and making viewing more enjoyable for yourself and “museum-challenged” traveling companions. Advance Reservations Required If you’ve… Read More

Tropical Resort Guide

Dec 2nd, 2014 Destination Guides, Special Interest/Seasonal Travel

After (or during) a long winter, escaping to a tropical resort sounds just right. Hawaii, Mexico and the Caribbean are some great vacation ideas for a week or two, or even for weekend getaways. But when we think of tropical vacations, we also have to include some more distant favorites, from Brazil to Vietnam, Costa… Read More

Destination: Vienna

Nov 6th, 2014 Destination Guides, Europe

In winter, Austria’s magnificent baroque capital is outfitted in regal splendor that fits its status as the 100-year-old center of the imperial Hapsburg Empire. Winter is the season for Christmas markets, ball gowns, waltz music and sparkling shop windows. Bundle up as we wander through Vienna’s emerging art markets, hidden opera passageways, porcelain and antique… Read More