Cruising to Alaska is an adventure of a lifetime. Take a helicopter tour and land on a glacier, see wildlife, native Indian dancers and more!
Here's a comprehensive discussion of all the best wineries in both Napa and Sonoma California that also offer great shopping. It's the perfect way to please a crowd with varying levels of interest and stamina when it comes to wine.
Japan is a mix of east and west. Modern conveniences exist side by side with teahouses. Shrines and temples exist throughout the country and the bullet trains make traveling easy from one part of the country to another.
Orcas and humpback whales have been sighted in increasing numbers in 2012 - 2013. We have sighted, documented and photographed seventeen orcas and ten humpbacks already this month. Call Bill Beard's For Information & Reservations
Cruising downtstream on the Yangtze River, the third largest river in the world and going through the ship locks is not to be missed when visiting China. See the spectacular scenery along the river and don't forget to taste the Peking Duck!
Few travelers know that a tiny insect, native to Oaxaca, impacted the world economy for close to 200 years, after the Spanish first arrived in Mexico: the strong natural red dye from the cochineal or cochinilla, a bug living off the nopal cactus.
Costa Rica Scuba Diving & Adventure Vacation Packages Since 1970. All inclusive and breakfast packages. 3, ,4 & five star beach resorts for divers & non-divers. Packages that fit your budget. Call Bill Beard's For Information & Reservations
Sanibel Island has white powdery, beaches, lots of seashells, beautiful natural wildlife and foliage. It is a perfect island of tranquility. By Phyllis and Arvin Steinberg
Exploring Minnesota's Boundary Waters Wilderness, a million acres in northeastern Minnesota spotted with lakes and bordering Ontario and its Quetico Provincial Park.
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