Blarney Castle Ireland

The Magical Blarney Stone & The Gift of Gab  The ritual of kissing the Blarney Stone has been performed by “millions of people”, including “famous statesmen, literary giants and legends of the silver screen” according to the castle keepers. The kiss actually is not an easy task. Kissing the stone, requires you to climb toContinue reading “Blarney Castle Ireland”

Liberty Ships – Small Pieces of History

Above The USS Alstede 1965 Get to Know an Old Liberty Ship There are ships that having been retired (decommissioned) and are now serving as living history museums. Ships like the aircraft carrier Intrepid a Sea, Air & Space Museum in New York City and a number of battleships like the North Carolina and Missouri.Continue reading “Liberty Ships – Small Pieces of History”

TSA – What You Need to Know

After The Sequined Top post we got requests for more detailed info on TSA rules. Also be sure and check out our Immigration FastPass too. The TSA is the United States Transportation Safety Administration and it is currently responsible for inspecting all passengers and items they intend to carry onto all commercial airliners taking off fromContinue reading “TSA – What You Need to Know”

Cruise Life Magazine Vol. 2 No. 1

January 2022 In This Issue Ireland’s Giants Causeway and a Legend Thera Greece and the Death of a Civilization The Port of Grand Caneria Considering Cruise or Travel Insurance More than just destinations but the stories behind the places visited… The Legend Of The Giants Causeway There are many stories in Irish Mythology of adventures,Continue reading “Cruise Life Magazine Vol. 2 No. 1”

TSA Beware That Cute Sequined Top

A Cautionary Tale My wife has a sequined top that she has worn while traveling a few times. There isn’t anything really metallic in the sequins and it has made its way through a number of airport metal detectors. But on a recent trip all hell seemed to break out over this top. While weContinue reading “TSA Beware That Cute Sequined Top”

Best Airports For Connecting Flights

The Worlds Best And Worst Airports For Making Connecting Flights Calculating airport time is always a major part of travel planning. Arriving an hour before your flight can often not be nearly enough time. When booking flights that include connections what’s the minimum time you need to make it to the next departure gate? TryingContinue reading “Best Airports For Connecting Flights”

More Great Florida Attractions

A Number Of Florida Attractions Really Worth Checking Out Florida has always been a popular American vacation destination, especially when winter winds start blowing up north. Today when people think of Florida their thoughts turn to theme parks, beaches and destinations like the Florida Keys. While visiting Florida has a long history, back in theContinue reading “More Great Florida Attractions”

Current News January 12th 2022

CDC Lifts Conditional Sailing Order CDC Allows Conditional Sailing Order To Expire Replaced With A Voluntary Program Effective January 15, 2022, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will allow the Conditional Sailing Order for cruise ships to expire, replaced by a new, voluntary COVID-19 cruise program available to U.S. and foreign-flagged cruise shipsContinue reading “Current News January 12th 2022”

Everyone Loves A Circus!

The circus still lives on – not a modern Cirque du Soleil, but an old fashion Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus style extravaganza! It is appropriately located in America’s circus home town, Sarasota, Florida. The Amazing Howard Bros. Circus is a ¾-inch-to-the-foot scale replica of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus locatedContinue reading “Everyone Loves A Circus!”

Travel Poster Collection Mykonos

Working with The Crafts Mart, an online store, we are making a number of our travel photographs available as high quality prints. These prints are produced using fade resistant inks on museum grade archival, heavy weight paper. Available in different sizes these prints are perfect for framing and are great for decorating to show offContinue reading “Travel Poster Collection Mykonos”