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Romantic Balkans Towns for Couples Trips

Last updated on January 24th, 2023 at 05:17 pmThe Balkan nations offer idyllic slices of historic European beauty. Pristine coastlines, rugged mountains, medieval towns, delicious cuisine and hospitable locals highlight the region. It’s also generally a less expensive area compared to most of western and northern Europe. Dubrovnik, Kotor, Budva and Mostar are some of…

Alex waving atop the Kriva Cuprija bridge in Mostar, Bosnia Herzegovina

Greek Spa Towns for a Fantastic Thermal Vacation

Last updated on January 20th, 2023 at 04:31 pmThe cradle of western civilization, Greece is an idyllic destination for beautiful beaches, an excellent culinary scene and inspiring history. Set amongst gorgeous landscapes, it’s also a fantastic country for natural thermal spas and springs. Bathing in thermal waters is both relaxing and rejuvenating, making it ideal…

Great I-95 Road Trip Stops from Orlando to Boston

Last updated on January 4th, 2023 at 12:22 amAmong the highlights of an I-95 road trip along the east coast of the US is the Atlantic coast of Florida, Georgia’s Barrier Islands, Savannah and Washington, DC, among other destinations. The distance from Orlando to Boston is 1,285 miles and google estimates 20 hours and 40…

Eastern Mangroves Play Important Role in Combating Climate Change in Abu Dhabi

Last updated on December 20th, 2022 at 06:05 pmAs the world’s climate changes, experts have said that mangroves have an increasinglyimportant role to play as carbon sinks and as protection against changes to sea levels. While mangroves are threatened by human activity — UNESCO said that they are disappearingup to five times as fast as…

lush mangroves with a blue sky reflecting off the water

Great Rainforest Hikes Around the World

Last updated on December 6th, 2022 at 05:45 pmClimb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop away from you like the leaves of Autumn. – John…

Costa Del Sol’s Charming Vacation Destinations

Last updated on January 20th, 2023 at 04:40 pmCosta del Sol translates to “Coast of the Sun” in Spanish. The popular vacation destination comprises coastal towns and communities in Andalusia. Sandy beaches, year-round sunshine, vibrant towns and delicious Andalusian cuisine make it a fantastic vacation destination. In June, I spent 12 days in Andalusia while…

Kavala, Greece: A Historic Seaside Spa Town

Considered the “Monaco of Greece,” Kavala is ideal for a beachside getaway. Scenic mountains surround the strikingly beautiful historic seaside town. A variety of restaurants offer excellent seafood, meat, vegetarian and traditional Greek dishes, a hallmark of visiting a foodie nation. Trendy cafes and bars offer happening reprieves to pass the time over refreshing drinks,…

View of the Aegean Sea and city of Kavala from the top of the Kavala Acropolis