Swiss Rail Travel
An almost forgotten delight of European travel is travelling by train. Almost forgotten, because in this era of jet travel, most North Americans never seek the opportunity to experience the slower-paced delights of journeying by rail, as we usually prefer to seek speed over experience.
The Grandeur of St. Petersburg
Did you catch the opening ceremonies of the Socchi 2014 Olympic Games? It was a truly elegant and awe-inspiring production with moments that reminded me of the grandeur and elegance of Russia’s most beautiful city, St. Petersburg. St Petersburg is the embodiment of Imperial Russia, the time of Pete
Search for the perfect carry-on
..For years I have been searching for the ultimate carry-on bag for airplane travel, it should be not too big, but large enough to accommodate all the essentials of airplane travel. Without success until now.
Have Some Madiera
Travelers have known Madeira as a paradise for more than two centuries. After all, the island's temperatures are warm year-round, the sun shines nearly constantly, and there are plenty of world-class hotels and activities to fit everyone's tastes.
Funchal, the capital of the island of Madeira, is situated some 350 miles from North Africa. Caressed by the warming Gulf Stream, the island has a well-deserved nickname as a “floating garden.”
Day Trips from London: Hever Castle
The UK is like one giant history lesson, waiting to be explored. Can you think of a better way to painlessly absorb some history than following in the path of some of King Henry VIII”S wives?
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