Nicaragua was, at one time, one of the foremost regions in the world for growing and exporting quality coffee beans. Unfortunately, political unrest in the late 1970's forced many growers out of business, or sent them fleeing to other countries. The coffee industry is starting to make a comeback here, however, and coffee aficionados are benefiting in big ways. With a few exceptions, Nicaraguan coffee is mixed for balanced flavor. ... (Read More)
Arts, anthropology, animals, and aerospace, all in one place? Where, you ask? Houston, Texas, is the answer. And it's all here for you to see and visit.
NASA Space Center is probably one of the most popular tourist draws in the Houston area. With its halls of space history and cache of capsules and space suits worn by the astronauts, it is certainly a great attraction. On top of that, Johnson ... (Read More)
If you like to shop, and you're anywhere near the Dallas-Fort Worth area, you are in for a great treat. The DFW metroplex offers dozens of malls and shopping centers to choose from, each completely different from the others. Out of all those choices, a few amazing places stand out that we must share with you.
If you're in Dallas, you absolutely must hit the Galleria. One of the fanciest malls ... (Read More)
Most people that travel get stressed out when they have to fly. There is a lot that is involved when going through a busy airport and many people would rather avoid it. There are several things you can do to make the experience run more smoothly. If you make plans well enough in advance, you should be able to have a flight that is totally stress-free.
Book your flight as soon ... (Read More)
The country of Peru is found along the western coast of South America. It is a vast country culturally, geographically, and topographically. Here are some entertaining facts about this increasingly popular tourist destination:
• There are three distinguishing geographic regions that divide the country – coastal, eastern hills, and the highlands.
• The country has free public education, and all children are expected to attend. The country has a 90% literacy rate.
• The average life ... (Read More)
Many people take vacations to find restoration, take time off work, and enjoy time with their family. Travel agents have picked up on this market and speculate if people are going on vacations, why not use travel certificates to fund the cost of travel expenses. They figure that this is a great way for business to improve sales, and it has caught on as more businesses decide to use travel ... (Read More)