Andrew Wharton

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Oceania Exclusive Offer - Just For You!

River or Ocean Cruises

Our exclusive offer, just for our clients... enjoy prepaid gratuities on any of these sailings!

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The Travel Insurance That's Trending Post-COVID

Before your trip

Planning travel is fun, and it even gives us a mental health boost by giving us the pleasant anticipation of experiences we love. As the world begins to open again, it’s...

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6 Iconic Road Trips to Rediscover Europe While Luxury Hotel-Hopping

Luxury

As travel restarts, for many travelers, Europe is calling. We have a lot of catching up to do, and to celebrate the true spirit of travel, luxury hotel chain Four...

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How to Meet Coastal Florida's 'Gentle Giants'

Outdoor Activities

 Some call them ‘sea cows.’ They belong to the family of marine mammals called ‘Sirenia’, after the ‘Sirens’ of Greek mythology: mermaid-style creatures whose irresistible beauty lured sailors to their...

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Get the First Sneak Peek at 3 New Caribbean, Luxury All-Inclusive Resorts

Sea & Sand

Three new resort destinations for the vacation of your dreams in paradise are coming to life in Jamaica. Groundbreaking has begun on a nearly half-billion dollar project that will put...

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Get a Sneak Peek At The First-Ever Disney Cruise Line Funnel Suite

River or Ocean Cruises

Wait until you see this luxurious addition to the brand new Disney Wish. A Tower Suite where dreams really do come true!

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10 Reasons to Visit Columbia on Your Next Trip to Latin America

Culture & History Colombia

Colombia is reborn. Named after the 15th century explorer of the Americas, Colombia stands out as the only nation in South America with coastlines on both the Pacific Ocean and the...

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5 Ways to Explore this Country’s Desert From the Traditional to the Extreme

Adventure Qatar

If you missed your dose of exotic scenery and culture – or even winter sports adrenaline this year, one country’s desert can feed your travel imagination. The Qatar peninsula juts...

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Celebrating World Cocktail Day with a Travel-Inspired Cocktail... or Two

Nightlife

What’s not to love about May 13th? World Cocktail day has two of my favorite words: world, and cocktail. For those of us who love to travel… and love to...

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Riding the Rails AND the Waves in the Latest Travel Trend

Luxury

There’s a phrase in travel: ‘Multi-modal’. Think of ‘planes, trains and automobiles,’ where you complete your trip via a number of different types of transportation. Multi-modal travel is not new. But one...

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Spring Gardens, Tropical-Style in Costa Rica

Outdoor Activities

'Spring flowers’ takes on new meaning in the tropics. With Costa Rica’s epic biodiversity and commitment to conservation, lush, green landscapes are a given any time you visit. But some...

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Get Into the Spirit of the 'Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports'

Sports Kentucky, Kentucky

Spring brings longer days, warmer weather…and the thunder of hooves as horse racing begins in North America and Europe. On this side of the pond, there’s no better way to get...

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A Twist on 'April Showers' at This Country's New Year Celebrations

Local Events Thailand

Many modern holiday celebrations put an irreverent twist on their historic – and often more solemn -traditions. Thailand’s Songkran may be one of the most extreme examples of that phenomenon....

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Signs of Spring - Worth Traveling For

Local Events

Spring may be the most hopeful season. There is nothing more uplifting than seeing Nature reborn every Spring. It’s like an assurance that life will get better again, no matter...

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First, Fully Digital Hotel to Open in Northern Europe

Hotels London, United Kingdom

It’s in the heart of one of the most historic neighborhoods in London. But this hotel has become a symbol of the future of travel.ibis Styles London Gloucester Road is...

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Meet the Stingray Whisperer of the Bahamas

Outdoor Activities The Bahamas

They are the laid back cousin of sharks, majestically pre-historic looking, and spellbinding in footage ‘flying’ through the ocean on ‘wings’. Stingrays are not as dangerous as their name implies,...

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Cruise Ships: New, Improved, and Coming Soon

River or Ocean Cruises

The latest designs, innovations, and features, in a sparkling white cruise ship gliding over the waves. If that’s not enough to get you excited about taking a cruise on a...

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'Astro' Travel Will Have You 'Seeing Stars'

Adventure

International Dark Sky Week, held during the week of the new moon each April, calls for people worldwide to turn out their lights and take in the beauty of the...

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One Trail Walk Takes You Across the 2 Highest New Suspension Bridges

Adventure

The Golden Skybridge features not one, but two expansive suspension bridges connected by forested trails – right at the edge of two legendary mountain ranges.Visitors embark on a 3k (nearly...

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The 'Happiest Place on Earth' Becomes the 'Sweetest' with New M&M's Experiential Store

Shopping Orlando, Florida

Everyone with a sweet tooth has a reason to celebrate the newest store opening at Disney Springs in the heart of Walt Disney World Resort in Florida.The M&M’s store is...

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Yes, You Can Cruise Again - This Summer! Here's How.

River or Ocean Cruises

No sailing in American or Canadian waters yet? No problem! That’s what at least three cruise lines – so far - are saying.Plus, some other lines confirming they’re able to start cruising...

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4 Top Reasons to Make a Vacation Rental Your Next Holiday - Plus Booking Tips

Awesome Travel Stuff

Vacation rentals were the fastest growing type of holiday accommodation even before the pandemic. With types of rental homes ranging from urban apartments to beach villas, farmhouses to ski chalets...

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3rd 'Lady Ship' Announced for New Cruise Company on International Women's Day

River or Ocean Cruises

Cruise lovers haven’t even had a chance to sail aboard the first ship on this new – and much anticipated – cruise line. The Scarlet Lady launched a year ago just...

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World's Longest River Cruise Set for 2023

River or Ocean Cruises

46 nights. 7 rivers. 14 countries. You’ve heard of ocean ‘World Cruises’. This is the first of its kind for river cruising and may be the start of a whole new...

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