Totally Relaxing Senior Vacation Rentals

The best part of your retirement years is probably when you are finally able to travel, to relax and have fun. What better way to do so than going on a relaxing and fun-filled vacation be it with your significant other or visiting family members from afar. Since most seniors enjoy golfing, you may check … Read more

Packing Your Wardrobe for a Summer Vacation

Streamlining your wardrobe for a summer vacation is simple when you know what to pack. You will want to check the local weather where you are planning to visit to ensure you bring along seasonally appropriate items but most regions in North America and Europe are warm and sunny from May until September. You can minimize the amount of clothing that you need by deciding which activities you may want to participate in while on vacation.

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A well-made blazer or lightweight sweater is an excellent addition even if you are planning on packing light. Opt for a sweater or blazer in a color that will work well with several outfits. Black is the perfect choice since it can be worn several times and with a wide range of clothing choices. You will also need to have at least outfit that you can wear for evenings out. Wrap dresses and basic slacks with a button down shirt are casual enough for dinner but can double for formal events if needed.

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The Best Time To Visit the Summer Capital of the Philippines

Baguio City is known as the Summer Capital of the Philippines, ironically, it is just one of the handful of cities in the country that sports a cool climate, and it being dubbed as “the summer” capital of the country has nothing to do with its climate but has everything to do with summer being its busiest season because it is the time when tourists flock to the City of Pines to escape the scorching heat of the Metro.

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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

The Best Vacation Onboard Smaller Cruise Ships

Wanting to get away from the busy and stressful city life for a while? How about spending your vacation onboard a luxurious cruise ship that will indulge your needs for leisure and relaxation?


Vacations should primarily be about relaxing, entertainment and fun. Sometimes, traveling and visiting tourist destinations can only give you more stress as you wrestle around a crowd of tourist underneath the scorching sun. A short cruise would be a better choice, but keep in mind that cruise ships are not created equal! Larger cruise ships can accommodate around 3,000 to 6,000 vacationers at a time. Having this huge number of people in a limited shape will only remind of the city’s hustle and bustle. On the other hand, smaller cruise boats have a limited passenger count from 100 to 500 people.

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