Hilton’s New In-Room Gyms

Hilton Hotels’ full-service brands have created a new genre of rooms in which the fitness center is brought into the guest room. With over 11 pieces of fitness equipment located conveniently inside these “Five Feet to Fitness” guest rooms, travelers are free to have private workouts whenever they choose. This type of room is ideal

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Celebrity Building Outdoor Space Onboard

Celebrity Cruises is hoping to change the way travelers view cruising, by emphasizing outdoor space and completely redesigning the cabin experience. Aboard their new Edge-class vessels, floor-to-ceiling windows will roll up like garage doors at the push of a button, leaving just the glass railing between your bed and the ocean. The effect is an

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Tips & Tricks Of Disembarking In Miami

Port of Miami is the world’s busiest cruise port. If you’re an avid cruiser, chances are you have or will disembark here; however, the last thing you want is to ruin a great cruise with a frustrating and stressful morning disembarking from your ship. In order to master cruise disembarkation, here are a few tips

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Croatia Opens Underwater Winery

Not that we needed another reason to visit Croatia with its beautiful beaches, fantastic national parks, and amazing food, but adding the world’s first underwater winery to the list certainly doesn’t hurt. Located off the Peljesac Peninsula, the Edivo Vina Winery is placing its wine in underwater clay jugs (called amphorae) at the bottom of

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Yosemite Introduces Bear Tracking App

In an effort to keep black bears safe, Yosemite National Park has introduced Keep Bears Wild, a tracking system anyone can access. The program will relay the bears’ movements through the park’s 1,100 square miles via GPS collars. Park rangers are hoping the tracker will help motorists exercise caution driving in areas where bears have

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Sailing To Greener Waters

The cruising industry has drawn criticism from environmental protection activists for years; however, the industry’s leading cruise lines are making big investments to make their ships eco-friendlier. Royal Caribbean is spending close to $100-million to retrofit its ships with advanced wastewater treatment technology. Already installed by Norwegian and Celebrity, the technology treats waste water so

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Make the Most of Your Airport Layover

Taipei The idea of layovers is about to become less painful. In Taipei, travelers passing through Taoyuan International Airport, and have a layover of longer than eight hours, can explore the city’s greatest attractions through two tours, visiting the astonishing Zushih Temple, or the Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall and Taipei 101 – the country’s tallest

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5 Memorable Trips to Take with Friends

Montreal For those of you looking for a European vibe that’s not too far from home, Montreal is the perfect destination, combining exciting values with unforgettable memories. Enjoy the charming historic city, where you can appreciate diverse restaurant options, a great selection of night life experiences, and various unique events organized for the city’s 375th

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