The Vacation Blogger
If you're going on vacation in Florida, then you might want to check out some of these often forgotten, weird and haunted places where the unexplained is waiting to greet you!
Scotland's Outer Hebrides can be rainy, remote and cold – yet their inhabitants rank as the happiest people in the UK. What is their secret?
An exclusive refuge for East Coast millionaires in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, Jekyll is a 4000-year-old barrier island with 10 miles of beaches. For 56 winters, between 1886 and 1942, America's rich and famous faithfully traveled south to Jekyll Island.
Two hours from Little Rock in Murfreesboro, Arkansas, you can dig for diamonds and keep all the gems you find. Situated on a 37-acre plowed field that tops an ancient volcanic pipe producing precious gems and minerals, the park is the only place in the world where you can search and keep all your found treasure.
The Finger Lakes region is New York state's version of Napa Valley—except more ‘secret' and less crowded. Perhaps a little chillier too! The region is based around lakes formed by glaciers, which resemble fingers.The Finger Lakes region is New York state's version of Napa Valley—except more ‘secret' and less crowded. Perhaps a little chillier too! The region is based around lakes formed by glaciers, which resemble fingers.
When the heat of the summer starts to get you down, the best solution is to head for the hills. And the absolute best high ground is the Smoky Mountains town of Gatlinburg.
While the Sunshine State has no shortage of popular beaches full of beautiful people (sometimes you want to enjoy the soft sand sans blaring music, fruity drinks, or the sight of anybody wearing a Speedo. Well, guess what? Florida's got plenty of those beaches too.
Year-round attractions, endless white beaches, and constant warm weather make Florida an ideal vacation spot practically all year long. Stray off the path a few miles, and you might glimpse a bit of the Florida of old, including cigar makers and mermaids.
Although the mere possibility of a pirate attack on a cruise ship makes us shiver, it's still far more common that they'll set sights on the more lucrative cargo industry, as they have done in the past. Or is this true?
Some truly unique Florida destinations that you probably didn't know existed but will definitely be on your radar now.
The U.S Virgin Islands are steeped in an enthralling history that tells tales of British colonists, Dutch sugarcane tycoons, European power struggles and – perhaps best of all – pirates.
The Champlain Islands in Vermont float under the vacation radar, making it the perfect destination for those folks looking for a laid-back vacation getaway with plenty to do.
Celebrate the legendary Star Wars saga and its characters in an event of galactic proportions during select 7- Night Disney cruises in the Caribbean. It's a once-in-a-lifetime experience that will thrill all the younglings, Padawans and Jedi Masters in your family
The number of visitors to the UK rose by 3.5 million in June, up 7% from June 2016, according to official figures. The number of visitors from North America shot up a staggering 34%.
Seatttle, WA, is calling. Will you answer?
See life float by like a light sea breeze in Cape Coral.
This fall, the streets of Universal Studios Florida come alive with all-new hordes of horrifying mutants, monsters and maniacs. Not for the faint of heart!
Its increasingly a cheaper option to travel with a friend's family or your extended relations. The number of guests can reduce the cost of the holiday for everyone concerned, however you have to survive a week or two of close proximity. Here are 6 tips on how to survive and actually enjoy the time you spend with another family group.
Some parts of Mexico that don't appear in the glossy travel brochures portray some majestic landscapes and the true culture of traditional Mexican people.
Orlando may be famous for Disney World, but just north of this Florida city there's a whole other world for those who wish to explore it. The historic town of Winter Park is a stately haven for those who like their downtime a little more on the grown-up side — or just want to unwind from a trip to the Magic Kingdom.