Pages Navigation Menu

Gamla Stan: Stockholm’s Old Town

Posted by

Visitors and locals alike enjoy strolling along the cobblestone lanes of the pedestrian-friendly Old Town, Gamla Stan. This well-preserved medieval city center is a living museum where you can shop, stop for lunch or a fika, dine in a Michelin star restaurant, bask in royal splendor at the Royal Palace or simply enjoy the sights.

Read More

Djurgården: Stockholm’s playground

Posted by

Djurgården is a place filled with green spaces that is an escape from the city. It is a place to dine, to visit some of the city’s top museums, or to find thrills at an amusement park.

Read More

Stockholm, Sweden

Posted by

This city of fourteen islands connected by 57 bridges is found on the east coast of Sweden where the fresh water of Lake Mälaren flows into the salt water of the Baltic Sea.

Read More

Québec City: Live the history

Posted by

As the most European and oldest colonial city in North America, the capital of the province of Québec exudes an Old World charm and a continental flair that attracts millions of visitors a year.

Read More

Bergen, Norway

Posted by

Historic Bergen is a charming historic city and hub for seeing the spectacular fjorder (fjords), fjellet (mountains) and fosser (waterfalls) for which Norway is renowned.

Read More

Viking Ocean Cruises: Viking Homelands Cruise from Bergen to Stockholm

Posted by

Viking Ocean Cruises offers a Viking Homelands cruise between Bergen, Norway’s charming former Hanseatic town and gateway to the fjords, and Stockholm, Sweden’s grand capital city of 14-islands linked by 57 bridges.

Read More

Viking Ocean Cruises’ Viking Jupiter

Posted by

We booked our Viking Ocean Cruise for all that it is. We loved it for what it is not. Here’s why.

Read More

Quebec City’s Augustinian Monastery continues its legacy of healing with holistic health programs

Posted by

Le Monastére des Augustines’ has an holistic health program that includes healthy organic food, yoga and meditation, dance therapy, and massage.

Read More

Charlevoix: life inside a crater

Posted by

As part of the French-speaking province of Quebec, Charlevoix is an easy getaway with a European ambience.

Read More

An art lover’s perfect day in Amsterdam

Posted by

There are over 70 museums in Amsterdam, and our tour began at Museumplein, or Museum Square, which includes the Rijksmuseum and the Van Gogh Museum.

Read More

The flavors of North Carolina: Chapel Hill

Posted by

People in Chapel Hill, North Carolina call it “the southern part of heaven.” This vibrant university town with a wide range of educational, sports, and cultural resources also has has an abundance of restaurants, craft beverages and shops.

Read More

The St. Anthony Hotel: The Queen of San Antonio

Posted by

Whenever we travel, especially to a city we haven’t experienced before, we look for hotels that are part of the area’s history. That was just what we found at the St. Anthony Hotel in San Antonio, Texas.

Read More

San Diego, California

Posted by

San Diego was more than a place to relax before our cruise to Hawaii. So much more that we added more time after our voyage…

Read More

Holland America’s 17-Day Circle Hawaii cruise: paradise lost and found

Posted by

We dreamed about basking in tropical sunshine under gently swaying palm trees, walking along black sand beaches, exploring volcanoes and coral reefs, and hiking to thundering waterfalls.

Read More

Four sides of Switzerland: a microcosm of European cultures

Posted by

Switzerland was named the #1 country in the world for the third year in a row by U. S. News and World Report.

Read More

The Chautauqua Harbor Hotel, Celoron, New York

Posted by

The Chautauqua Harbor Hotel opened on the shores of Chautauqua Lake with a rustic wood and stone accented theme that fits right in with its natural setting.

Read More

Forge & Vine, Groton, Massachusetts

Posted by

Forge & Vine opened in October 2018, adding a sizzling new dining destination to Groton’s fine dining scene. This signature restaurant of the inn was named for a former blacksmith shop and is in a new freestanding building adjacent to the inn.

Read More

The Groton Inn, Groton, Massachusetts

Posted by

You might spot a horse drawn carriage awaiting a happy couple when you approach the Groton Inn. This newly rebuilt property has maintained its reputation as a popular choice for social and corporate events.

Read More

Watkins Glen: Gateway to the Finger Lakes

Posted by

Watkins Glen is in New York’s Finger Lakes region, a year-round vacation destination known for outdoor recreation. 

Read More

Clayton, New York, and the Thousand Islands

Posted by

Sightseeing excursions cruise the St. Lawrence River past the summer “castles” of the Thousand Islands.

Read More

Pin It on Pinterest