Monthly Archives: April 2014

Backroads – Explore the World Actively

  A trip with Backroads (one of my Virtuoso Active and Speciality Travel, or VAST) partners is a special thing. For one thing,  Backroads is the #1 active travel company in the world. They’ve been arranging active trips for 35 … Continue reading

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Disney’s Wilderness Lodge – Close to the Magic, Yet a World Apart

Disney’s Wilderness Lodge is a great resort, just a short boat (or bus) ride from Magic Kingdom.  It is a wonderful little resort, with nuances and touches all of its own. There are the cool totem poles, and the whole … Continue reading

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Adventure Travel – Hard, Soft, and Specialized

Adventure travel is on the rise.  But there are all kinds of itineraries, and all kinds of style of travel. Which one is right for you?  Well, perhaps some distinctions might help. Hard (or extreme) adventure trips generally require some … Continue reading

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Disney’s Beach Club – Great Family Vacation Fun

Disney’s Beach Club is a fantastic spot for family fun. Where else can everyone ride a sunken pirate ship water slide, laze around a lazy river, enjoy the kitchen sink ice cream dessert, have breakfast with Donald Duck and Mickey … Continue reading

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