The possible destinations are endless. This is a big and beautiful world that we live in and more and more of it is being opened up for our generations to explore. Areas of the world that were not accessible for exploration for numerous reasons are now open and inviting everyone to visit. This page is by no means meant to be an all inclusive list, but it is intended to spark interest, thought and ideas. If there is an area of this world that has always intrigued you, drop us a note and let us explore what is available in terms of transportation, cuisine and accommodations. We will customize your perfect explorative excursion of a lifetime. As travel advisors, we invest the same amount of time into planning YOUR vacation as we would into ours. As always, there is no cost to you for our services as we are paid by our travel partners. Below is a list of destinations in our great big world and some information about each to invoke the mind.
The white sand beaches and crystal clear waters of Cancun, Mexico draw more than 2 million tourists each year. Cancun sits in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo on the Yucatan Peninsula. Guests visiting Cancun spend their vacations lounging by the beach, exploring ancient ruins, taking advantage of resort spa facilities or exploring wildlife both above and below the water, all while surrounded by Mexican culture and hospitality.
Greece is a country in southeastern Europe with thousands of islands throughout the Aegean and Ionian seas. Influential in ancient times, it’s often called the cradle of Western civilization. Athens, its capital, retains landmarks including the 5th-century B.C. Acropolis citadel with the Parthenon temple. Greece is also known for its beaches, from the black sands of Santorini to the party resorts of Mykonos.
Hawaii, a U.S. state, is an isolated volcanic archipelago in the Central Pacific. Its islands are renowned for their rugged landscapes of cliffs, waterfalls, tropical foliage and beaches with gold, red, black and even green sands. Of the 6 main islands, Oahu has Hawaii’s biggest city and capital, Honolulu, home to crescent Waikiki Beach and Pearl Harbor’s WWII memorials.
London, the capital of England and the United Kingdom, is a 21st-century city with history stretching back to Roman times. At its centre stand the imposing Houses of Parliament, the iconic ‘Big Ben’ clock tower and Westminster Abbey, site of British monarch coronations. Across the Thames River, the London Eye observation wheel provides panoramic views of the South Bank cultural complex, and the entire city.
Paris, France’s capital, is a major European city and a global center for art, fashion, gastronomy and culture. Its 19th-century cityscape is crisscrossed by wide boulevards and the River Seine. Beyond such landmarks as the Eiffel Tower and the 12th-century, Gothic Notre-Dame cathedral, the city is known for its cafe culture and designer boutiques along the Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré.
Prague, capital city of the Czech Republic, is bisected by the Vltava River. Nicknamed “the City of a Hundred Spires,” it’s known for its Old Town Square, the heart of its historic core, with colorful baroque buildings, Gothic churches and the medieval Astronomical Clock, which gives an animated hourly show. Completed in 1402, pedestrian Charles Bridge is lined with statues of Catholic saints.
Rome, Italy’s capital, is a sprawling, cosmopolitan city with nearly 3,000 years of globally influential art, architecture and culture on display. Ancient ruins such as the Forum and the Colosseum evoke the power of the former Roman Empire. Vatican City, headquarters of the Roman Catholic Church, has St. Peter’s Basilica and the Vatican Museums, which house masterpieces such as Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel frescoes.