It is Time to Visit Rome, Italy

     From the days of Romulus and Remus to the once powerful Roman Empire where Christians and others were lead to their death by single gladiatorial combat or by being torn apart by lions and tigers. Come see the sites where Peter was crucified upside down, where Julius Caesar was stabbed to death, and the Vatican.  Rome’s rich history has something for everyone.  Do not miss the opportunity to visit and explore the Coliseum, the Borghese Gallery and the Sistine Chapel.  There are more than 3,100 great things to see – so put Italy or your list of places to visit.       There is not a shortage of great tours […]

Visit New Zealand – Travel

Visit New Zealand – Travel

     The South Island of New Zealand is a beautiful, unpretentious and scenic vacation spot.  It is not the cheapest place in the world to visit but  if you want to have a great vacation it is well worth the cost and you will have a fantastic adventure for your money.  There are many great places to visit is this pristine, sparsely populated part of the world.  New Zealand is especially nice for nature lovers since it is fraught with beautiful forests, high mountains, ancient glaciers,  areas that are barren and arid as well as some places with beautiful, serene lakes.   Some of the wonderful sites to see in New […]

Seven great places to Visit

      Come see what the world has for you! Come visit the home of the great artist, Salvador Dali.  Barcelona, Spain is full of Spanish culture and many great places to visit like the Gothic Quarter and the Basilica of The Sagrada Familia.  In all there are more than 2,000 great things to see and do.  Come visit Spain and have the time of your life.       Book now! Lisbon, Portugal, boasts of many great museums with a rich history and culture of the Portuguese. There are more than 1,000 things to see and do, so do not miss the Lisbon Ocean-aquarium or the Museo da Fundacao Calouste Gulbenkian.    […]

Let’s Visit Paris, France

 From the beaches of Normandy to the Louvre Museum, there is something for everyone in France. There are more than 2,500 things to see and do in France. The many sidewalk cafes, au chocolat can alone, fill your day. Then there are the many popular Paris day trips to choose from. Visit Musee d’Orsay, Pont Alexandre III, Sainte-Chapelle, Mont-Saint-Michel and many other historical sites. The Louvre Museum is arguably the best museum in the world.      Paris is a bustling city with lots of nightlife, an abundance of historical landmarks, exquisite food and just about any kind of activity one may be looking to find. The many great concerts, […]

Travel – London, United Kingdom

     London is a great place to travel with many things to see and do.  History was made in England.  Enjoy the many available tours – see the crown jewels and Buckingham Palace.  There are literally thousands of historical things to see and do in England, such as the British Museum, Churchill’s War Rooms, Stonehenge, Hyde Park as well as the changing of the guard – to mention a few.      There are tours for almost everything and the guides are well versed in British history.  The London taxi drivers are also a great source of historical information.  Come see where so much history was made and experience a little […]

Japan – A Great Place to Visit

Japan – A Great Place to Visit

    Tokyo is the largest city in Japan and one of the biggest cities in the world.   Nevertheless, it is a great city to visit.  The Japanese have one of the highest living standards in the world as well as traditions and a culture that has developed over a thousand years.          The Japanese have a long history of isolationism which explains their strong national unity.  However, the people are outwardly friendly and often will go out of their way to be helpful to visitors.  With one of the lowest crime rates in the word, Japan is not only safe but is blessed with seasonal beauty.  There are many […]

Come to the Philippines

Come to the Philippines

Come to the Philippines There are more than 7,100 islands in the Philippines.  With allot of famous places to visit, the Philippines is loaded with historical sites, such as Corregidor, Bataan and many older Spanish occupation era destinations.     The capitol of Manila is very active and has many shopping malls, some of which rival the large malls in the United States.  The water front promenade along Rojas Street is a popular place for couples and families to stroll in the evenings.  Intramuros is an historical area in Manila proper which boasts of much history dating back to the 16th century and the  site of Fort Santiago, a military prison.  […]

Why You Should Visit Thailand

Thailand is an inexpensive, vibrant country with many cultural and historical places to visit. The night life has something for everyone and some places never sleep. There are hotels for under $20 a night and the food is both inexpensive, healthy and great tasting for the most part. For the thrifty minded traveler it is very possible to live in Thailand for under $20 a day, which includes both food and accommodations. The weather in Thailand is mostly warm all year round but there are months when one can expect rain to go with the heat. With some of the best beaches in the world, Thailand boasts of warm, clear […]

Cambodia – A friendly Inexpensive Place to Retire

Phnom Penh is a friendly, energetic and bustling city. The Capitol City of Cambodia has a population just over 1.5 million with females slightly outnumbering males. Phnom Penh is very safe and welcomes westerners with open arms. With many historical sites to visit and plenty of night life, Phnom Penh has plenty of things to keep one busy. Nice, comfortable apartments can be rented for between $150 and $250 a month. With little effort you can find a place to live that suits your life style and your pocket book. Many Westerners retire to Cambodia on their Social Security pension of about $1,000 a month. The Cambodia residence processing procedure […]