A beginner’s guide to skiing holidays

January is a tough month. With the Christmas festivities a distant memory and our summer holidays too far away to get excited about, many of us are feeling a little down. However, who says you have to wait till the summer months for your getaway? Why not do something different and plan a winter ski trip?

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If you’re tempted by the thought of the piste, take a look at our beginner’s guide to planning a ski vacation.

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No Fuss Family Holiday with Vacation Packages

Family vacation can be such an exciting moment that everyone looks forward to. But this is not the case for the person tasked to do all the planning and arrangement. Whatever activities your family wish to have, it can be easily arranged without all the stress and hassle of planning and implementing. Vacation packages for … Read more

A Romantic Evening in Paris

The occasion was my first marriage anniversary, so it had to be something special, to rekindle the affection and love that we have for each other. My wife is fond of surprises and I manage to leave her awestruck every time I plan something. But this time it had to be different, something which she would cherish telling her grandchildren with that beautiful smile that adorns her face every time I express how much I love her.

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image by agawdilim on Flickr

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Vacation Rentals: Options and Features to Consider

Vacation rentals are the more practical accommodation option for a traveling family or group of friends. Usually a spacious condo or suite is offered with en-suite amenities to cater to the demands of vacationers and families during their trip. So when searching for a place to rent out for your next trip, check the features … Read more

Trendy Miami

The city of Miami in Florida U.S.A. is home to some of the world’s trendiest locations, artistic peoples, and many more. Miami boasts as a one of the best tourist destinations in the world having a diverse culture in the city. The diversity of its culture is reflected in many televisions and radio network hubs in the world.  A vast variety of cuisine delicacies, sports facilities and many more spectacles await visitors coming to Miami Florida. A Private Jet Charter will take these guests into Miami and the surrounding neighborhood to experience the diverse culture and trends of Miami.

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The South Beach area is one attraction in Miami that is widely popular across the globe. The beach area serves many major entertainment sites, bars and restaurants, hotels, malls, and boutiques. The wonderful things to do in Miami South Beach include going around the area in a scooter and a segway vehicle; while in the waters, riding on a jet ski and taking a boat tour can also be fun. For some adrenaline junkie, a parasailing would definitely let one’s hair stand. Also rediscovering one’s inner child is possible upon riding a boat tour on a pirate ship with complete pirate costume of the crews.

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Global Summer Sailstice celebrates 13th Year

Hear ye sailing community, sailors and non-sailors worldwide are welcome to join the global sailing celebration on the 13th annual international holiday for sailors come 22nd of June 2013.

Summer Sailstice

Summer Sailstice is an international event that was launched in 2001 with John Arndt as its founder aiming to connect the global sailing community in a fun, creative, multifaceted, multi-location sailing holiday.  It is a global sailing holiday celebrated on the weekend closest to the summer solstice. Every year, Summer Sailstice connects more than 19,000 sailors all over the world—cruisers, racers and recreational—to celebrate and showcase life under sail.  The celebration has continued to grow in popularity and has expanded to include participants from Asia, across the Americas and Europe.

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Fabulous family breaks in San Francisco

No longer just renowned for its lack of inhibition and strident gay community, San Francisco has a surprising lot to offer the vacationer.  Sitting on the Pacific Ocean, it has cool summers, steep hills, fog, cable cars and world-famous landmarks, such as the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz.

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Where to take the kids

San Francisco is a great place to take the family on vacation, with many attractions to entertain both kids and adults alike.  The San Francisco Zoo on Sloat Boulevard has the smallest insects and some of the largest mammals within its walls; also a delightful miniature steam train called Little Puffer that the kids will love. At the Aquarium of the Bay, visitors can walk along transparent tunnels beneath the simulated ocean, with over twenty thousand different aquatic animals, including octopus and sevengill sharks, swimming around them. In the Touch the Bay exhibit, you can even touch some of the creatures. For a different type of water fun, there is the Aquatic Park with several swimming pools, water slides and a rock-climbing wall. 

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A New Year for New Travels and Adventures

Fancy Expeditions wishes each and every traveler, explorer, adventurer and holidaymaker a Happy New Year. Let 2013 be an entirely fresh start towards new travel itineraries, wonderful expeditions for a safe and superb journey for people who love to hop and wander from one place to another. May your routes, trips and vacations be full … Read more

Top Five Places to Hunt Down Santa Claus This Christmas

Once Halloween is over and Thanksgiving approaches, kids will begin asking about Christmas. Be prepared this year by planning a holiday excursion to visit Santa in various venues. If you are not in the vicinity of New York or Florida, some of these venues may require a holiday trip, but the experience will be different than the normal trip to the local mall. Santa visits are special in any location, but the visits will be especially memorable if you travel with the kids this holiday season. Here are a few examples of places to hunt down Santa this holiday season.

1. North Pole, New York

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Santa’s house
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