A Table Rendezvous with Italy’s Chef Ottavio Bellesi on The Golden Princess

by Wayne and Judy Bayliff on January 13, 2015 in Practical Travel
A  Table Rendezvous with Italy’s Chef Ottavio Bellesi on The Golden Princess

Outstanding entertainment and incredible dining were the rewards for the guests of Ottavio Bellesi’s Chef’s Table aboard the Golden Princess.

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It’s a Wonderful Life in Wellsboro, Pennsylvania

by Wayne and Judy Bayliff on December 21, 2014 in Practical Travel
It’s a Wonderful Life in Wellsboro, Pennsylvania

Wellsboro, PA reminds us of the quality of life and friendly folks of Bedford Falls in Frank Capra’s classic 1946 Christmas flick, "It’s a Wonderful Life."

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Take The Train to a Fabulous Santa Barbara Car Free Getaway

by Wayne and Judy Bayliff on November 11, 2014 in Practical Travel
Take The Train to a Fabulous Santa Barbara Car Free Getaway

Welcome aboard the Amtrak Coast Starlight. Sit back, relax, and enjoy one of the longest ocean-view train rides in America.

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Snorkeling with The Manta Rays at The Sheraton Kona Resort Keauhou Bay

by Wayne and Judy Bayliff on October 17, 2014 in Practical Travel
Snorkeling with The Manta Rays at The Sheraton Kona Resort Keauhou Bay

Coming face to face with a giant manta ray is the thrill of a lifetime.

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Long Beach, California: The Renaissance is Complete

by Wayne and Judy Bayliff on October 4, 2014 in Africa
Long Beach, California: The Renaissance is Complete

Long Beach, California is a splendid vacation destination. Its outdoor and cultural appeal has been evolving over three decades. The results are noteworthy.

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Travel News: Just South of The Usual – Tips for Enjoying a South America Vacation

by Good Advice Publishing Company on October 4, 2014 in Practical Travel
Travel News: Just South of The Usual – Tips for Enjoying a South America Vacation

The key is to find the right kind of adventure when traveling through South America, while avoiding the wrong kind.

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Travel Advice: Catch a Glimpse of Fall Colors on These Awesome Off-road Trails

by Good Advice Publishing Company on September 6, 2014 in Practical Travel
Travel Advice: Catch a Glimpse of Fall Colors on These Awesome Off-road Trails

(BPT) – The fall months are a great time for families to enjoy the great outdoors with the changing of colors and much cooler temperatures. If you don’t already have a fall escape weekend planned, you might want to consider scheduling one soon.

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Spending Quality Time on The Cannery Row in Monterey, California

by Wayne and Judy Bayliff on August 23, 2014 in Practical Travel
Spending Quality Time on The Cannery Row in Monterey, California

John Steinbeck wrote about hard times on the Cannery Row. Today it is a tourist destination noted for the Monterey Aquarium, fine food, excellent hotels, and of course, superb scenery.

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A Memorable Panama Canal Christmas Cruise Aboard Holland America’s Amsterdam

by Wayne and Judy Bayliff on July 27, 2014 in Practical Travel
A Memorable Panama Canal Christmas Cruise Aboard Holland America’s Amsterdam

The passengers were up at the crack of dawn to watch the ms Amsterdam approach the first lock of the Panama Canal and be tethered to the electric locomotives that guided the ship through the first of three narrow locks.

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