One of America’s number one tourist and vacation destination is Washington, DC. People flock to the U.S. capital by the millions every year, all year long. And yet, this Potomac River City is compact city, with not much room to wiggle. However, it is conveniently located to two other historic states: Maryland and Virginia, both of which can be easily reached by cab, car or train.
This vacation destination is defined by buildings and monuments that are imposing neoclassical and rich with history that built this country. A must see are the iconic ones here the federal government is housed in 3 different branches and locations. And the museums and various venues for the performing-arts will leave you in awe. Continue reading
Singapore is a city located on its own island city just south of Malaysia. This tropical climate is known today as a vacation spot that can’t be missed. As a global financial center it has developed a multicultural population, bringing people from all around the world. They have established businesses here that have created an eclectic fare on the streets with hawker centers on Maxwell Road and Tiong Bahru.
Those who come here for the first time may have misconception of what to expect in the way of accommodations for their stay. No longer just grass huts, there are many top grade hotels that offer all the amenities that you would find anywhere else. You can have a quiet vacation or one that is right in the midst of all the activities that Singapore has to offer. Continue reading
Are you ready for a vacation in Mexico? Within the Riviera Maya, you’ll find Playa del Carmen and where a lot of cruise ships dock for a day. A popular place for tourist not just for the beach and sun but the Mexican theme park, Xcaret Eco Park, an “eco-archaeological park” too.
In Playa del Carmen, you will notice a significant Argentinian, Canadian and European influence as well as many American, European and South American businesses. And it isn’t just a tourist town either, those who are backpacking to find themselves or their place in the world have found it here too. Continue reading
Everyone knows that going to Orlando on vacation is one of the most popular spots in the country. It is the land of all things Disney, beautiful beaches, Disney, warm weather and more Disney. Yes, Disney is one of the biggest attractions that bring families and even adults year round. Even most of the Orlando hotels are Disney themed. However, after you have been to Disney a time or two or three or more, you’re pretty much done with it.
So when the time comes to plan your next Orlando trip, take a look at some of the non-Disney things there are to do. Just starting with the beach alone gives you countless things to do and see. And what makes this a great place to vacation is there are Orlando hotels that aren’t Disney themed and just as close to the other non-Disney activities and things to see. Continue reading
Are you looking for a different place to vacation this year? Maybe something that has a history but is exciting and new too? Tokyo, Japan is just the answer. It offers a bustling mix of tradition along with ultramodern that is perfect getaway for two or a family with kids.
The anime shops, cherry trees, neon-lit skyscrapers and beautiful temples make for a wonderful place to vacation today. Not only are there historical sites and beautiful new creations, but the food in Tokyo is to be enjoyed. There are public gardens that are sprawled around the Imperial Palace and the monumental towering gates of the opulent Meiji Shinto Shrine have to be seen to be believed. Continue reading