At first, travel may seem like a rather ecologically unfriendly pursuit. After all, traveling any distance requires you to burn fossil fuels, which increases your carbon footprint. However, there are many things you can do to be more eco-friendly during your travels.
Airplanes are one of the least environmentally-friendly ways to travel, but […]
With the help of more than 40 employee volunteers, Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa raised the walls on a Habitat for Humanity home in Bonita Springs, Fla. on Sept. 23, 2013. Hyatt has a long-standing relationship with Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties in Florida and has pledged 440 hours […]
We’ve all heard it before: There’s no such thing as a free lunch. But if you do the proper planning before your next vacation there may be such a thing as a free personalized tour.
A view of buildings in Nantes, France. (Photo Credit: Werner Kunz)
The Global Greeter Network is a worldwide […]
If you’re vacationing in the south of France, Marseille is a must-see city. Located in the Mediterranean coast, Marseille has the feel of an old port town while holding the title of the largest city in France – after Paris of course.
Marseille has a hilly landscape which means that many streets terminate […]
We know all about the VIP pool party, but what about a VIP party of one? The new wet trend in travel is the added luxury of a private hotel pool. Whether it’s a plunge pool on a villa terrace or a presidential suite jacuzzi — hotels and resorts are offering globetrotters the ultimate […]
(Photo Credit: Southeastern Expeditions)
The breeze in your face, splashes of warm water, and the thrill of adventure is what you get when you go whitewater rafting. I have gone multiple times on these daring trips with family and friends. And although there are many opportunities to go whitewater rafting throughout the southeastern […]
Bare Feet™ with Mickela Mallozzi and Children of St. Jude Target House
This September is National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and after being touched by the stories and lives of the children and families at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Expedia has crafted three great ways for the travel loving community of the […]
(Photo Credit: Ritz-Carlton Berlin)
Hotels from the Ritz-Carlton brand are known for their beautiful open spaces, world class dining, experiences that are synonymous with luxury, thoughtful amenities and prime locations around world. Sustainability is not one of the first descriptions that comes to mind — until now.
The Ritz-Carlton Berlin has become the […]
The largest Travel and Adventure Show series in America launches the 2013 tour with the motto of “Dream It. Plan It. Book It.” Beginning in Dallas then heading to Chicago, Santa Clara, Los Angeles, Washington, D.C. and San Diego, the tour is your one-stop destination to discover authentic travel experiences, see the latest in […]
Travel Peru by horseback! (Photo Credit: senoracak)
If you’ve been dreaming of a trip to Peru, but want to immerse yourself in the environment in an unforgettable way, why not see the area while traveling by Mustang? No, I’m not talking about the car, but traveling the country mounted on a horse!