Tag: vacation

Albania’s Legend of Skanderburg

In Albania, hearts swell with national pride at the mere mention of his name. Born George Castriot into a noble family, the man who would famously go down in history as Skanderbeg led an anti-Ottoman rebellion that planted the seeds of cultural identity for Albania and Macedonia.

This is Macedonia; Astounding Nature, Enriching Culture and Incredible History

With its secluded location north of Greece, east of Albania, and west of Bulgaria, Macedonia boasts a rich and enduring culture that has been shaped and, yes, sometimes tested, by its geography and its history.

The Historic Center of Toledo, Spain

Ancient Toledo, Spain is packed with history within its old city walls, Arab, Jewish and Christian monuments, and the former home of Mannerist painter El Greco.

Sunset Tides in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

Manuel Antonio National Park is located in the Puntarenas Province in Southwest Costa Rica.

Magical Tikal, Guatemala

The Mayan people left a huge mark on parts of Central America.

Cruisin’ on the Danube River

A river cruise is a truly unique experience much different from touring by bus or car.

A Cat Nap in Serengeti National Park, Tanzania

A beautiful leopard takes a rest in a tree in the Serengeti National Park located in Tanzania, Africa.

The Mysteries of Giza, Egypt

The Great Sphinx is located in Giza, Egypt and is located just outside of Cairo, Egypt, on the other side of the Nile.

The Window to Lisbon, Portugal

The São Jorge Castle sits in the historic center of the beautiful Lisbon, Portugal. This Moorish castle overlooks the entire city from a hilltop and gives you the extraordinary view seen in the picture.

The City Built of Rock – Petra, Jordan

The city of Petra is known for being built and carved into the surrounding rock. This ancient city, located in the southwestern desert of the country, is surrounded by mountains with plenty of passages and […]