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Viking River Cruises: 12 More River Vessels for 2015

Viking River Cruises fleet will expand to 64 river vessels in 2015. To learn about this company’s remarkable growth, read on…

National Park Week 2014

National Park Week: 9 Great Days, 9 Great Ways to Celebrate

FREE entrance to all 401 National Parks this weekend, plus much more. Read on…

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Top Ocean and River Cruise Destinations

River cruising has jumped into the #4 spot on the list. To see the other destinations, read on…

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Sunny Travel Escapes 2014

Sun-Filled Travel Escapes for 2014

Our 40-page digital catalog features scores of sunny destinations to warm your bones, and enjoy the lap of luxury. Read on…

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Is the Best Travel Search Engine Your Local Travel Agent?

According to a recent New York Times article, “Nearly every time, travel agents bested the Internet big boys on both price and service.” Read on…

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Solo Travelers: No Single Supplement on River Cruise Fares

We have 70 different river cruises available with NO single supplement charge. Read on…


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Childhood Reflections of Michigan’s Mackinac Bridge

Completed in 1957, the Mackinac Bridge is 5 miles long, and is currently the world’s fifth largest suspension bridge. Read on…

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The Inner Call of my Pure Michigan Roots

While we love traveling the world, there is no place that simply feels like home then when we’re staring at Lake Michigan from atop a 500′ bluff.

Wine Country Travel Guide

Napa Valley and Paso Robles Wine Country Travel Guides

Yabba-Dabba Do! It’s time to celebrate the annual California wine harvest! Let’s take our shoes off and have some grape-stomping fun. Read on…

Somberly Photographing the 9/11 Memorial in New York City

Somberly Photographing the 9/11 Memorial in New York City

While photographing this site, I found myself fighting to keep from convulsing into outright cries of gut-wrenching agony. Read on…