Mirador Del Rio, Jameous Del Agua and La Cueva de los Verdes - A great day out.
There are many ways to spend the so-long-waited warmer spring days and many nice places to head to.
Whether you're planning a weekend away or spontaneously hitting the road, some of the best lakeside vacation destinations reside within our own National Park system.
Mijares Mexican Restaurant in Pasadena, California is extremely well known for two things, their margaritas and their all you can eat Sunday champaign buffet brunch, both of which are excellent. This restaurant has been around for what seems like forever and has developed a crowd of very loyal patrons.
Every New Year's Day, except when that holiday falls on a Sunday and the Rose Parade is held on January 2nd, millions of viewers around the world enjoy the Rose Parade and think about Pasadena, California. The citizens of Pasadena are justly proud of this spectacular event and the fame it brings their beautiful city, however, there is more to Pasadena than the Rose Parade.
The Grand Canyon National Park is deservedly classed as a World Heritage Site. It has an area of 1,218,375 acres, 1,904 square miles. Most of the park is maintained as wilderness. It can be seen from the moon and is something that everyone should experience at least once in their lifetime. The Grand Canyon lies on the Colorado Plateau in northwest Arizona. The Canyon, carved over millions of years by the Colorado River, is immense. It averages 4,000 feet deep for its en...
In the 19th century Newport RI became a popular summer retreat for the wealthy. They built their magnificent mansions and brought along their extravagant yachts and boats. The legacy of this era abounds throughout Newport even today as you'll discover in this article.
You can prepare holiday plans well in advance to have a worry free vacation. It does not matter whether it is a summer, winter or just a short vacation. The essential thing is that you do not want to pack your worries as well. So, before embarking on a cruise you must not lose your focus. A list of "must haves" for your comfortable travel tour: Crucial Documents like a proof of identity. Usually a driving license suffices travelling within your own country. An oversea...
Making some minor preparations before you go overseas will save you time and effort and give you peace of mind.
Traveling, be it just across state or to another country is always a great experience. To help people enjoy it rather than having an untoward incident such as losing one's passport or other items such as luggage, it is best to be prepared to avoid such things from happening. An essential item for any passenger traveling is the passport. This, aside from cash and the tickets must be nearby at all times preferably in a small handbag or purse for easy accessibility. If it is ...
Travel should be an enjoyable experience. And it can be with just a few minutes of up front planning. These 14 tips will help you maximize your flight experience.
Find the cheapest hiking clothes, and still backpack in style. A few pointers for the frugal backpacker.
Camping outdoors can be an exciting adventure. Camping is a great way for family, friends, and loved ones to have a wonderful outdoor experience. Camping can create unforgettable memories: from exploring the woods to telling ghost stories around the campfire. Now before you go camping, you should be well equipped. Bringing along the right materials is a necessary when camping. Here is some advice about what you should bring along a camp trip:
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Occasionally, there is a magical time when mom, dad and the kids all have nothing on the schedule. In such times, I highly recommend a trip to Georgia for some fun.
Once you begin to know some Hebrew you discover that many Israelis spend most of their time chatting about money and food. This is odd because they end up eating the same things all the time anyway. This isn't a dilemma though as Israeli cuisine is as good as anywhere in the region and, this being the Middle East, eating together is an essential part of their culture. 'He who eats alone, dies alone' is a common proverb.
Getting away to Charity Island offers you the chance to get in touch with nature while relaxing. Unlike other destinations, Charity Island is also a environmentally protected area.
The usual summertime activities can be enjoyed at many Colorado dude ranches, including swimming, hiking, and fishing. During the winter months, guests may find that sledding, sleigh rides, ice-skating, snowmobiling and cross-county skiing are available. The season shouldn?t be a deterrent in choosing to vacation at a Colorado dude ranch, because there?s always something to do.
The tropical northern region of Australia's Northern Territory, known as the Top End, includes the city of Darwin, the town of Katherine, Kakadu National Park and Arnhem Land. The Top End is one of the last great secrets of adventure travel, although word is spreading fast about the magnificent, unspoilt natural beauty found there.
National Geographic magazine recently released an updated version of its top travel lists, and the destinations listed all have the advantages of unparalleled scenery, a developed economy geared towards tourists, and the advantages of careful exploitation, tempered by the fact that they are usually adjacent to more popular destinations in terms of volume.. Here are the final five in the list of the best places to travel to. 6) Rocky Mountain parks, Canada: There are four N...
Thinking about traveling to Spain? Spain - located in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula - continues to be one of the most popular tourist attractions and vacation spots just as much today as it has always been in the past. Maybe you're wondering about where to visit in Spain... Maybe you want to learn more about its history and experience its tremendous influence in European art... Whatever your reasons for wanting to visit are, you're certainly bound to enjoy the rich culture, customs, and history of this country once you've arrived there.
The first point you will need to consider is where you want to spend your vacation in Spain? Are you someone who prefers to be in the heart of things, say living in a town, or are you someone who would prefer privacy and tranquility, therefore you may decide to rent a vacation home in the country you may even wish to rent a holiday house in the mountains, or villa by the lakes or on the Coast.
The pet monkey named Joyng bit through her leash and romped through the fronds of the palm trees, celebrating her freedom. She paused occasionally to heave a coconut down at the sweat-soaked baseball cap of her frantic owner, who was chasing wildly after her and, in the Terengganu dialect which Joyng knew, beseeching her to come down. Such is life in tropic Malaya's resorts--better known to Europeans (especially Germans) than Americans. Guests enjoy the sun, sandy beaches, sw...
What do you do upon realizing it's been more than a year since your last dive trip, and you're itching to get wet again? After kicking yourself of course? Well the obvious answer is to drop what you're doing and go diving. So I took my own advice and have just returned from St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands, where my son and I pretty much dived our brains out for about a week. We also ate some great food, saw much of the island, and chilled out on our balcony overlooki...
Worthless to say, in Rome you will feel you are in the heart of the Italian cuisine where everything from a simple pizza to a dish of spaghetti, meat balls or parmesan aubergines are advertised and cooked everywhere.
The other benefit of learning to control your golf club with the top 3 fingers of the BOSS hand at the transition point to the downswing is controlling the 'FAT' shot. The fat shot is the one where you stick the club head into the ground before it touches the golf ball, sending it trickling mere feet from where you're standing.
The Cayman Islands are overseas territory of the United Kingdom in the eastern Caribbean Sea. The islands are comprised of Grand Cayman, Cayman Brac, and Little Cayman. First visited and discovered by Christopher Columbus May 10, 1503 during his fourth and final voyage to the New World. After Colombus the first recorded English speaking visitor to the islands was Sir Francis Drake. This was in 1586. It is Francis Drake who named the islands
Flashbooking is becoming a recognized source of information and services for who loves creating a trip by him/herself and book bed nights securely online, this issue: free travel guide of Cagliari city of Italy
Barcelona apartments have the advantage of offering you enough space so that everybody has there 'personal area' and you do not have to worry about packing four people into one hotel room, sharing just one bathroom ( all apartments have one full and one half bath ) and dividing up the wardrobe space. You can choose the amount of bedrooms and how you want the beds to be distributed: two doubles, a single, bunk beds, double beds or sofa bed to have even more room. You needn'...
JJ Steak House, which is fairly pricey for a Pasadena area restaurant is inexpensive when compared to comparable restaurants in Chicago, Los Angeles and New York. There is an old saying, You get what you pay for, however in this case, with JJ Steak House you get more than you pay for.
Central Australia is located in the heart of the Australian continent, and is home of the most significant icons of Australian culture.
Dive Centres Specialise Snorkelling Scuba Diving Education - Quickly and Easily!
In Rome you do not have to miss the famous 'pizza al taglio': basically in Rome you can live with it! And it will help you a lot to save monay expecially if you are a traveller on a budget.
For a couple of days the London trendiest neighbourhood, Notting Hill, celebrates an extravagantly Carnival party. For this year the incriminated dates you need to write down are 24th and 25th of August.
If you are going on holiday in North Wales you may well wish to ascend to the summit of Snowdon, either on foot or by the Snowdon Mountain Railway. This article gives you interesting information about the mountain, railway and the buildings on the summit.
Fall foliage scenic drives in Connecticut include the Long Island Sound coastal routes, and the Litchfield Hills in Northwestern Connecticut. These areas offer dramatic scenic drives any season, but for me, the trip that comes alive in the fall is nestled in eastern Connecticut's "Quiet Corner" and you can read all about it here.
The best camping tip you can get is to abide by the Boy Scout motto and 'be prepared.' There are all sorts of things that can happen on a camping trip so expect the unexpected. Make lists of items that you should bring and pack all the essential equipment. Take into consideration the area where you will be, any rules for the camping site, weather conditions, safety and fun.
Taking your kids camping the first time can be a daunting task, if you're not well prepared. But a well prepared camping trip with your kids can be a great joy for everyone involved. Here are a few considerations and preparations you should make before leaving home. First of all, choose an easily accessible location. You may want to choose a camping spot that is accessible by vehicle if your kids are relatively young. If you want to hike in to the camping spot, keep the di...
Las Vegas is home to a wide variety of casinos but the most popular, The MGM Grand, provides outstanding service to its guests.
Rome is a city that requires no introduction. The name alone invokes images of leaf-crowned emperors, mythical gods and majestic architecture.
The city of Tampa is situated on the western coast of the state of Florida in the USA. With a thriving commercial seaport and many waterfront areas, Tampa is also close to a number of notable beaches, such as Clearwater and St. Pete. Located across from St. Petersburg and within easy reach of Orlando, the city has much to offer visitors, including many historic sites, family attractions and major sporting venues.
Some people simply overlook boat insurance. They think that nothing bad is going to happen, when in reality, bad things often happen involving boats!
One of the most exciting experiences that someone can take is that of an African safari. Filled with wide open spaces, fresh air, and surrounded by the beauty of nature. But African safaris require a lot of preparation and money. If you're looking for a way to avoid the hassle of getting a passport, getting extra immunizations, and dealing with all the other details of a safari, then you need to look closer to home and find similar experiences. Thanks to theme parks, thoug...
If, like me, you have always marvelled at the grace and beauty of our aquatic friends, the dolphin, then top of your 'must do' list when visiting Florida has to be to swim with these remarkable mammals.
There are some major disagreements on what the place of a Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) is among renters
What if you get lost in the wilderness without sufficient clothing? What do you do? Make your own survival clothing.
Most people, while hiking or walking, don't even think about the possibility of getting lost. Unfortunately this can lead to trouble. You are usually safe as long as you stick to established trails. But too often, complacency can get you into trouble. You decide to take a shortcut across the trail switchbacks. You wander just a little ways off the trail to see a bird a little better. All it takes is a momentary lapse of judgment and you can be lost. Don't let this happe...
As an outdoor enthusiast you will at some point make a decision to learn how to navigate in the backcountry. Whether you use a map, compass, GPS receiver or all three, there are
You hear about the Kruger National Park from all over the world and you cannot help to wonder what you are missing out on. Now is your opportunity to experience it all. Choosing a visit to South-Africa, Mpumalanga province, which means 'The place where the sun rises' and home to the Kruger National Park, is a great choice for an unforgettable experience. This province has so much to offer and a great variety of visitor attractions, as well as interesting towns and a great variety of private game lodges and accommodation facilities. The most fascinating attraction in this province which is well worth visiting over and over again is the Kruger National Park
Visit Chester and discover a delightful cultural mix that evolves when a 21st century city has been shaped by 2,000 years of history. Within the city walls Chester combines five star luxuries, exclusive stores, excellent dining and a vibrant nightlife with attractions such as a Roman Amphitheatre and Gothic Cathedral.
Going on vacation with your loved ones can be an exciting and a fun experience for everyone. There are many possibilities when it comes to spending your vacation at sea. There is a cruise holiday that will suit everyone.You might ask yourself, 'Where do I start?' Well, the first step is to figure out where you want to go. This might be the hardest step in planning your vacation but once you get past it, everything is a breeze.
As alternative energy sources gain more popularity, companies expand their applications. Self contained solar panels lights are now being used on docks.
Are you interested in going on a fun filled hiking adventure? If you are, you are definitely not alone. In the United States, a large number of individuals enjoy hiking, often whenever they get the chance to do so.
Travel report of a western Caribbean cruise aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise ship.
Taking the advice of well-traveled cruisers is the best thing for first time cruise passengers to do. After all, why not learn from someone else's mistakes or mishaps? Of course, you will still have a few of your own, but that is what makes your first cruising experience memorable. You've got your cruise booked and are counting the days until you set sail. However, there are a few things for you to do before you even start to think about packing. Check with the cruise lin...
Travelers who expect to be greeted by lone standing relics of ancient Greece will be awestruck by the sprawling urban metropolis of today's Athens. The capital city is an explorer's paradise as historic gems are embedded within the modern day melee and cultural nuances of a turbulent past are written between the lines of concrete and the sparkling blue Aegean Sea.
Overview of Toronto, the largest and most multicultural city in Canada.
Well, living on a Cruise Ship is catching on. Quite a few couples are now subscribing to world cruises and it is affecting the Cruise Ship industry. In 2006 the Holland America Line is experiencing a 20 percent increase in the number of cruises longer than 12 days. For 2007, the demand for world cruises for Cunard is so great the company is having two world cruises, including the Queen Mary 2's first voyage around the world, an 80-day journey. Silversea Cruises, a...
Holland America's Signature of Excellence program is just about completed. What does this mean for vacationers who choose Holland as their cruise line?