5 of the best art stops in Amsterdam, Holland

Art lovers know that Amsterdam offers opportunities to view some of the most beautiful paintings and works of art in the world. This article by Pontus Silfuerstolpe presents a list of the 5 best museums and cultural centers in Amsterdam for viewing fine art. Fans of both classic and modern art will find details and photos in the article. This article is...

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Listen to the Story of Bill Pickett, A Cowboy Who Broke Broncos and Barriers

This is a great tail of a very strong man. He was a former slave who rose up from many hardships and made a name for himself. He can tackle a bull like no bodies business. He has a signature move that you would have to see to believe. He starts on his horse and he hurls himself onto the back of a big bull. He then does this thing where he bites the bulls lip...

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A Native New Yorker and Professional Tour Guide Shares Insider Tips for First Timers

Beth J. Harpaz, long time New Yorker and current tour guide to the city, shares tips on what to expect when visiting the Big Apple. She provides advice on safety, subways, interesting and free things to see while you’re in town, and recommends neighborhoods to take a stroll through that may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you consider visiting...

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See the Nighttime Acrobatics of Montana’s Flying Squirrels

Watch out for those flying squirrels! Most people would laugh at the thought but in Montana its real! February marks the start of northern flying squirrel matting season. If you are lucky you can spot one of the male flying squirrels escorting a female through the forest. These squirrels can fly at high speeds and also carry things in their mouth while flying. See...

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Africa’s top 5 new camps to visit in 2017

After the blossoming of safari travel in Africa, this post highlight the top five camps to visit in 2017. The list includes Duba Expedition Camp, Little Ruckomechi, Ikuka Camp, Chief’s Camp and Entamanu Camp. These are considered to be some of the most luxurious and nicest camps to visit in Africa. Africa’s top 5 new camps to visit in 2017

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Here’s Why Alaska Airlines Is Keeping Its Generous Frequent Flyer Program

Want to know why Alaskan Airlines is still offering frequent flyers one mile of frequent flyer points for every mile they fly? Then read this article. Other airlines such as American Airlines, Jet Blue Airlines, Virgin Airlines, and Southwest Airlines have changed their reward system based on ticket price rather than miles flown. Alaskan Airlines has left their...

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Saints and Virgins of the Caribbean

Bob Shulman gives a brief history of a group of Caribbean islands named for Roman Catholic saints – now known as the US Virgin Islands. From the times of Columbus, through sales and transfers or power through various European countries (though the islands already had inhabitants), to modern-day tourism, islands like St. Croix and St. Thomas, the islands...

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How Will A Trump Presidency Affect Travel?

On Friday, Jan. 20, Donald Trump will be inaugurated as the 45th president of the United States. Everybody is wondering what decisions he’ll make and how it will affect their respective industries. One travel survey predicted that a million tourists would lose interest in travel should Trump win. The travel industry is also waiting to see how Trump will impact...

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Travel Trends 2017: What Can We Expect from Amusement Parks?

By: Lisa Iannucci It’s all about rides, shows and fun at amusement parks and each year we flock to them to be entertained and enjoy the wildest of roller coaster thrills. What new rides and excitements can we expect at the parks in 2017? “Globally, amusement parks and attractions entertain more than 1 billion people annually, and the key to the industry’s...

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