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New Zealand Getaway: Things to Do in Auckland

Guest contribution by Brian Carson: Tourism in New Zealand usually revolves around nature. This is a nation that has become known for offering some of the most jaw-dropping sights in the world. And while its mountainous expanses and rolling green hills gained additional fame from the The Lord Of The Rings films, there is so much more…

5 Reasons to Take Your Significant Other to the Alps

Guest contribution by Rebecca Crawford: When it comes to romance in Europe, there are a few things that immediately come to mind. Gondoliers in Venice, riding the London Eye and gazing over Paris from the Eiffel Tower. But there are some often-overlooked destinations that deserve discussion. When it comes to perfect places to bond with…

Reasons Greece Should Be Your Next Vacation

Greece is a wonderful country to visit and we’re excited to be returning again next week! Being a dual Greek and American citizen, I may be a little biased, but nearly 30 million people visited Greece in 2016, which is home to just 11 million residents. Athens is Europe’s oldest city and offers a treasure…

Taiwanese Night Markets: Sites, Smells and History

We first visited Asia together in 2004 and have loved returning several times since. While Europe is wonderful, Asia offers a more diverse cultural experience when you hail from the United States and Australia, respectively. Recently, a Taiwanese Night Market was re-created at the Smithsonian Associates in Washington, DC. Along with rich history, the sites…