Giddy anticipation was the best way to describe the mood aboard. Passengers shared stories of their past whale sightings: thrilling moments when a humpback breached, an orca spyhopped or a grey simply flashed a tail fluke. One woman from Saskatchewan had never seen a whale in the wild: “It’s something I’ve dreamed of.” Read on for details on some great places for whale watching in North America.
People retiring today are spending less time at home and more in foreign countries-in the Americas, Europe and even Africa.
As you explore the lush beauty that Thailand has to offer, take a moment to indulge in relaxing massages with exotic oils and revitializing steam baths at the Amanpuri resort in Thailand.
Packing for a winter vacation requires a different strategy than packing for a summer one – and more than swapping out shorts for sweaters. We asked two travel experts for beyond-the-obvious suggestions on what to take and what to leave at home. Here’s what they had to say:
Do you love to travel? Do you love to explore and immerse yourself in unknown cultures? Are you a tourist at heart? If you prefer to be a tourist off the beaten path, here are a few tips to get the most out of your next trip.