30th Annual NATJA Award Winners

The North American Travel Journalists Association (NATJA) recently turned 30 years old. The mission of the organization is “to provide educational and networking opportunities to help members succeed in the evolving multi-platform journalism environment and travel industry with an emphasis on diversity, equity, inclusion and accessibility.” NATJA has handed out travel awards for the past…

Why You Should Stay at a Maasai Lodge in Tanzania

Tanzania is one of the most popular destinations in Africa for many excellent reasons. Home to Serengeti National Park, along with a host of other amazing parks like Ngorongoro Conservation Area, it is one of the best countries in Africa for a safari. For those seeking a different type of adventure, Mount Kilimanjaro is Africa’s…

Great Greek Restaurants in the USA

Kali orexi – bon appetite in Greek! Delicious flavors and hospitable service make Mediterranean cuisine a favorite of many. I’m made many trips to Greece as my father was born there. We also live in Tarpon Springs, Florida, home to the largest per capita Greek American population in the country. We love visiting delicious Greek…

Local Tips For Visiting Tarpon Springs, Florida

By Alex Kallimanis: Just 30 miles northwest of Tampa, Tarpon Springs has the largest per capita Greek American population of any town in the USA. Around 25% of some 29,000 Tarpon residents are of Greek descent. An abundance of excellent Greek restaurants, bakeries, fresh seafood, craft breweries, boutique shops and festivals makes Tarpon Springs a…

Belgium and Netherlands Tour: Breweries, History & Food

  Three months ago we announced that I was organizing a small group tour through Belgium and the Netherlands. We’re very excited to say that spots have been sold and we’ve officially green lighted the September 13th-19th, 2015 tour, and there are still limited spots open for interested people from around the world! When we…