Watch as YouTube user, BackPacker Steve, documents an entire year of traveling around the world in this short 3-minute video. Between Europe, Asia and South America, Steve visited 15 countries including Montenegro, Italy, Sri Lanka, England and Germany.
There is no better way of seeing Europe than by train. The combination of romance, relaxation, and scenery are unbeatable compared to any other method of transportation. Here are a few tips from our expert Travel Consultants to make the most out of your train trips while abroad and to travel the rails with confidence!
Debuting on B777-300ER planes by the end of this year, United Airlines is unveiling a new long-haul seat called United Polaris, named after the North Star. Instead of selecting a seat that was already on the market, United was adamant about designing a custom-designed, exclusive-to-United seat. To invent the seat, United partnered with Acumen, the
Eurostar has completely redesigned its high speed train for the first time in its 22 years of existence. For over two decades, the train has offered an easy and comfortable alternative to travel by air or sea, connecting London with Paris and Brussels for travelers. In addition to all stations being upgraded, new amenities have
Uniworld recently made some exciting announcements! If you’re a golfer, you’ll love to hear that the Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection is adding new golf excursions to its Paris & Normandy 2017 itinerary, aboard the new Joie de Vivre, which will debut in March 2017. Uniworld’s exclusive “Go Active” golf program will bring guests to
Oceania Cruises’ newest addition, Sirena, is the elegant sister ship to charming Regatta, Insignia, and Nautica. It embodies the most treasured elements of Oceania Cruises’ celebrated fleet, and features a few highlights all her own. Including the introduction of two fresh culinary experience and a brand new specialty restaurant. Experience diverse and destination-rich itineraries, appealing
The summer travel season has begun in earnest and with it comes a soaring increase in wait times at passenger security checkpoints nationwide. Not surprisingly, the traveling public’s outcry over the shortcomings of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) was swift and heavy, most notably with the creation of the “ihatethewait” hashtag that blanketed social media
A new 700-room hotel is coming to Disneyland in 2021 – the first new hotel in almost two decades. The new hotel is currently being referred to as 1401 Disneyland Drive and will break ground in 2018. 1401 Disneyland Drive plans to be a AAA four-diamond level hotel, which will offer guests advantages like exclusive
It seems like the travel industry has an obsession with all things “smart.” There are, of course, smartphones, smart watches, smart hotel rooms, and smart seat-back entertainment sets. New to the smart space is the smart suitcase, and multiple brands and technology companies have partnered together to create an even better experience for travelers. Samsonite
Beginning in 2017, Delta Air Lines will add an upgraded premium-economy cabin on its new Airbus A350 wide body aircraft. The new premium economy seats will be distinctly different from current seats; the seats will include extra legroom, a steeper recline, and an increased width, as well as new leg rests and other seat upgrades.