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California Fires and Mudslides – Oh My

California is one of the most beautiful places on earth.

California is known for its beautiful beaches, lakes, deserts and magnificent mountains. However, with all the beauty, comes the potential for major disasters, including fires and mudslides. Continue reading

World’s Best Islands – Top 10 Islands Overall + Top 5 Islands of the Caribbean, Hawaii, Europe, Asia, South Pacific…

Tropical Islands of the Caribbean © LoveToEatAndTravel.com

Tropical Islands of the Caribbean © LoveToEatAndTravel.com

Escape to Paradise! Travel & Leisure’s “World Best Awards 2012” results are in for the World’s Best Islands. They include the Top 10 Best Overall Islands, plus the Top 5 Islands of the Caribbean, Bermuda and the Bahamas; Hawaii; Europe; Asia; Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific.

Are any of these islands a favorite of yours? Or perhaps one of two you’d like to add to your Bucket List?

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Top 10 World’s Most Visited Tourist Attractions – Are Your Favorites Among Them?

Niagara Falls - view from Canadian side

Check out the “Top 10 World’s Most Visited Tourist Attractions” according to a recent survey by Travel + Leisure magazine before planning your next vacation or weekend getaway. You may be surprised to see what made the list – I know we were!
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Top 10 Reasons to Visit Atlantis in the Bahamas – Bring Out the Kid in You!

Bring out the kid in you! Wait til you ride the “Leap of Faith” Mayan Temple Water Slide – it’s 6-stories high! And the new Power Tower water slide is almost twice as high as that one.

Check out our Top 10 Reasons to visit the Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island – it’s one of the most FUN and thrilling destinations we’ve ever visited.

Anyone been there recently – what did you think of it?

Top 10 Reasons to Visit Atlantis


GO Cards and Explorer Passes: Save Your Family Time and Money on Top Attractions & City Tours on Your Next Vacation

GO Cards and Explorer Passes: Save Your Family Time and Money on Top Attractions & City Tours!

GO Cards are available in America’s Top Vacation Destinations:
Boston, San Francisco, Chicago, San Diego, Seattle, Los Angeles, Miami, Orlando, Toronto, Blue Ridge, Maui and Oahu… and GO USA cards too!

Get UNLIMITED General Admission to Top Attractions for One Low Price. Plus a FREE Full-Color Guidebook and Exclusive Savings of up to 20% on Shopping and Dining.

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Monterey Coast Updates – Monarch Butterflies at Butterfly Sanctuary, Fun Coastal Trails, 17-Mile Drive and New InterContinental Hotel

Monterey is one of California’s most popular destinations – and one of our favorite Bay Area getaways. Its world-famous Monterey Peninsula offers unparalleled coastal and Pacific Ocean views, especially on fog-free sunny days.

If you like the outdoors, there are a lot of things to do for FREE! Enjoy scenic walking, hiking and biking trails along the spectacular Monterey Peninsula, Pacific Grove, Carmel-by-the-Sea, and the Big Sur coastline. Bring the kids to see beautiful Monarch Butterflies in Pacific Grove and the barking Sea Lions at Fisherman’s Wharf. Stroll along historic Cannery Row. Visit nearby Carmel and enjoy browsing through the shops and art galleries or walk along the beautiful white sandy beach.

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