Pure bliss: Cruising on the Amazon River with Delfin 1.
Amazon River cruising didn’t sound all that appealing when my friend Nina first mentioned it to me. In fact, just the words “Amazon River” conjured up visions of someone in…
The Costa Concordia sinking off the coast of Italy
This week has made many travelers wonder if cruises are a safe vacation option.
Of course, industry officials are saying “yes,” while the media is re-capping stories of passengers who disappeared…
The World is a floating community of 165 luxury apartments. Photo: courtesy The World.
Cruise ships are fun for families and provide many conveniences, but – in my opinion – they don’t really qualify as Authentic Luxury Travel. The ports…
I’ve already touted the advantages of hotels that are actually at airports when you have an early-morning flight, but I also want to suggest that if you have a car, the wisest solution may be to drive to a hotel…
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What you’ve done becomes the judge of what you’re going to do – especially in other people’s minds. When you’re traveling, you are what you are right there and then. People don’t have your past to hold against you. No yesterdays on the road.
William Least Heat Moon
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