/Online Travel   Magazine

Recent Articles

Pamper Yourself with These Chocolate Spa Treatments

Pamper Yourself with These Chocolate Spa Treatments
February is a great time for chocolate. From Valentine’s Day to National Heart Health Month (dark chocolate is good for the ticker), February has more reasons than one to indulge your sweet tooth. If you want to really pamper yourself, what about a chocolate spa therapy? From massages to body wraps,...
Chicago | Tags: Chicago | chocolate spa therapies | chocolate spa treatments | featuredarticle | | Comments: 0

Celebrate the 2010 Winter Olympics at Squamish, Gateway to the Sea-to-Sky Highway

Celebrate the 2010 Winter Olympics at Squamish, Gateway to the Sea-to-Sky Highway
Squamish,host of the 2010 Winter Games Sea-to-Sky hub, is just minutes away from many of the Olympic venues at Whistler BC.  Squamish welcomes guests to join in the action and fun of the 2010 Winter Olympics.  There’s lots to see and do in Squamish.  From February 12 – 28 the town celebrates...
Vancouver | Tags: 2010 Winter Olympics | Attractions | Events | Family Friendly | featuredarticle | museums | Outdoors & Recreation | Sports & Recreation | | Comments: 0

Poets’ Corner

Poets’ Corner
Paris has its Pantheon, where the bodies of the great are laid to rest. London has no such monument, though if you want to catch up with the greatest and the best, you’ll probably find them in St Paul’s, or Westminster Abbey, or Highgate Cemetery. Or just as likely, at Windsor, or Canterbury...
London | Tags: literary london | top-feature | Westminster abbey | | Comments: 1

Ziplining Away in North Georgia

Ziplining Away in North Georgia
Nearly everywhere you go in the South, whether it’s Branson, Mo., St. Cloud, Fla., or Lansing, WVa., you’ll find a zipline tour. And in April, you’ll be able to take in the North Oconee River and more, in north Georgia at leisurely speeds up to over 30 mph from up high. The North Georgia Canopy...
Road Trips | Tags: Attractions | eco-friendly | Family Friendly | featuredarticle | outdoors | Things to do in Georgia | | Comments: 1

Treat Yourself to a Scandinave Spa Experience During the 2010 Winter Olympics at Whistler

Treat Yourself to a Scandinave Spa Experience During the 2010 Winter Olympics at Whistler
While you’re at Whistler for the 2010 Winter Olympics, why not treat yourself to a luxurious day at the spectacular new Scandinave Spa.  This $9 million facility, located on the edge of Lost Lake and spruce Grove parks overlooking the peak of Mount Sproatt, just opened on February 6, 2010.  It’s...
Vancouver | Tags: 2010 Winter Olympics | Announcements | Attractions | Luxury Spas | Outdoors & Recreation | | Comments: 0

Valentine Treats for the Beast in Your Life

Valentine Treats for the Beast in Your Life
At Woodland Park Zoo Valentine’s Day is not all hearts and flowers.  In fact, it’s herbal bouquets, heart-shaped steaks, hear-shaped ice pops made of fruit juice, honey, strawberries and cranberries, all served up with a big dose of love.  The fun holiday treats for zoo residents are part of special...
Seattle | Tags: valentine's day | zoo | | Comments: 0

Our Picks of the Week: Feb 11 – 15

Our Picks of the Week: Feb 11 – 15
If you are out and about this weekend, it doesn’t haven’t to be all about Valentine’s Day. From free cocktail to more free cocktails to garlic and art, we have you covered. Thursday, Feb 11: Launch party for Tonino Lamborghini energy drink. Anything with Lamborghini’s name on...
South Florida | Tags: coconut grove art festival | garlic fest | jb kitchen & bar | lamborghini | | Comments: 0

Toronto Restaurant Invites Sex In Bathroom

Welllllllll, isn’t that interesting. (insert your own Church Lady voice).  Valentines Day is almost upon us and, here in Toronto things certainly getting HOT HOT HOT aren’ they. Have you ever heard about a place called Mildred’s Temple Kitchen? Well, if you’ve been there or...
On The Road | Tags: church lady | mildred's kitchen | sex in the bathroom | toronto restaurant | toronto star | valentine's day | | Comments: 0

Rio Carnival on a Budget

Rio Carnival on a Budget
Getting Into the Carnival Spirit Budget travelers looking for a cheap holiday in Rio de Janeiro can have their work cut out at the best of times, thanks to spiraling prices and an increasingly strong national currency. And with the arrival of Carnival sending accommodation prices soaring, it can be...
Rio de Janeiro | Tags: budget travel | caipirinhas | carnival in Rio | cheap holidays in Rio | Rio carnival | street parties | | Comments: 0

Little Italy’s Carnevale

Little Italy’s Carnevale
Little Italy’s throughout the United States have symbolized the tremendous contributions Italians have made to this country. Unfortunately, many of these historically established business districts are disappearing before our eyes. These Little Italy’s are either...
San Diego | Tags: Announcements | Attractions | Events | Family Friendly | | Comments: 0

Carnevale Di Venezia at Epcot’s Italy Pavilion

Carnevale Di Venezia at Epcot’s Italy Pavilion
Carnevale Di Venezia, translates to Carnival of Venice, and is an annual festival held in Venice, Italy running prior to the beginning of  Lent.  The Italy Pavilion in Epcot, hosts it’s own Carnevale which began on February 8, and will run for two weeks until the day before Ash Wednesday also...
Disney | Tags: Carnival of Venice | Epcot | Fat Tuesday | featuredarticle | Italy Pavilion | Tutto Italia | | Comments: 1

Kimpton Hotels: Eco-friendly Luxury in San Francisco

Kimpton Hotels: Eco-friendly Luxury in San Francisco
Want luxury while being conscious of your environmental impact?  In a “green” city like San Francisco, it’s fairly easy to find a “green” hotel, but one that doesn’t sacrifice style or quality is a bit tougher.  While researching green hotels in San Francisco with...
San Francisco | Tags: eco-friendly hotels | Kimpton | | Comments: 0

The DC Heart Ball Helps Find a Cure for Heart Disease

The DC Heart Ball Helps Find a Cure for Heart Disease
The annual DC Heart Ball is one of Washington, DC’s premier black-tie social events.  The 2009 Heart Ball national campaign raised over $51 million to support the American Heart Association (AHA) and this year’s event in the District is expected to raise over $2 million. The money raised will support...
Washington DC | Tags: Events | fundraiser | gala | parties | | Comments: 0

Come to Kumeu for a Beer, Wine & Food Fest

Come to Kumeu for a Beer, Wine & Food Fest
Auckland’s Fruit Bowl district will be holding its 8th Annual Beer, Wine, and Food Festival on 13 February, 11:00-6:00pm, at the Kumeu Showgrounds. The festival is set to feature some of Kumeu’s success stories in cuisine, wine, and boutique beer. All at the Kumeu showground’s laid-back...
Auckland | Tags: beer | festival | food | Kumeu | wine | | Comments: 0

Can I Still Buy Tickets to the Games?

Can I Still Buy Tickets to the Games?
Were you unlucky in the Olympic ticket lotto?  Don’t worry, if you don’t care what you see, anything will do to get  you into an event for the 2010 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, there are still plenty of affordable seats available for late comers. Check with the official Olympic...
Vancouver | Tags: 2010 Winter Olympics | Announcements | Attractions | Events | featuredarticle | Travel Tips - General Information | venues | | Comments: 0

Autumn Leaves Sydney Accommodation Deals Give You More

Autumn Leaves Sydney Accommodation Deals Give You More
There’s plenty going on in Sydney this autumn, including the Sydney Royal Easter Show, the Sydney Autumn Carnival, and the Sydney Comedy Festival. Some of the city’s most popular hotels are offering great Autumn Leaves specials to entice you to enjoy that special getaway. Participating hotels include...
Sydney | Tags: accommodation | autumn | featuredarticle | specials | | Comments: 0

Avenida Alvear, A Very Elegant Street…

Avenida Alvear, A Very Elegant Street…
While visiting Buenos Aires, if you ever get the urge to walk among the rich but not so famous there is a street that I reckon you might like to cover Avenida Alvear. It is one of the most upper class streets to be found in the city. Beginning at the barrio de la Recoleta, right at the Alvear memorial,...
Buenos Aires | Tags: architecture | avenida alvear | Buenos Aires | recoleta | Shopping | | Comments: 2

Dining Around New Orleans

Dining Around New Orleans
Shrimp Arnaud’s at Arnaud’s Remoulde (map). Oysters at Acme Oyster House (map). Pommes de Terre Soufflés (puffed potatoes) at Antoine’s. (map; Yes, I know Antoine’s is known for other dishes, but this happens to be my favorite.) Dining around New Orleans, there’s no experience like...
Road Trips | Tags: culinary travel | Dining out in New Orleans | Eating out in New Orleans | New Orleans | New Orleans restaurants | Restaurants in Louisiana | | Comments: 1

Get in Tune with Nature in Orange County

Get in Tune with Nature in Orange County
Though the “O.C.” is mostly known for it’s beaches and shopping, it has still has a lot to offer if you’re aiming to getting closer to nature.  Whether in the city or not, you can find lush woodlands, a spring meadow, a gentle weeping willow tree, or the namesake orange tree...
Orange County | Tags: arboretum | featuredarticle | nature center | | Comments: 0

Seattle Wine Wins Gold

Seattle Wine Wins Gold
I love it when good things happen to good people, and in news released today it looks like one local Olympic medalist will be taking home another medal. Chateau Rossi label Al Rossi, a Bronze Medalist at the 1952 Helsinki games, was recently informed that his 2007 Chateau Rossi Cabernet-Merlot blend...
Seattle | Tags: wine | | Comments: 11