5 Ultra Luxurious Caribbean Resorts

Who doesn’t dream about vacationing like the Kardashians? Where money is no object and even the weather seems to cater to wishes. Here is a list of 5 ultra luxurious Caribbean resorts that will have you fantasizing about eating like royalty, daily massages, and...

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5 Uber Luxurious Hotel Pools

Everyone loves a refreshing dip in a pool, add an amazing view and fantastic service and you have the perfect vacation spot. I’ve put together a list of 5 uber luxurious hotel pools that will make you want to pack your bags. Amirandes Grecotel Exclusive Resort As if...

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Top 5 Attractions to Visit in Brazil

Home to the Rio de Janeiro Carnival, a world-class football team, and the spectacular Iguazu Falls, Brazil is one of the most exciting travel destinations in the world. The largest country in South America, Brazil borders most of the other countries on the continent....

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Trekking with Rwanda’s Golden Monkeys

There are so many trips on my bucket list that include visits to the natural habitats of animals. One that I was recently able to check off was Rwanda’s Golden Monkeys. These endangered creatures are only found in Africa and are lovingly protected by rangers that...

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5 Fantastic Things to do in Lombok Indonesia

Lombok is an island located in the West Nusa Tenggara province. It is one of 17,000 islands of Indonesia and is close to the more famous island of Bali, separated by the Lombok Strait, which lies to the west. Lombok is fast becoming a trendy island for all things...

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Intriguing Free Attractions Around the World

Traveling can be expensive, especially for a family. Often, after paying for airfare, lodging, and food, little is left for attractions. Did you know that many countries offer tours and attractions for little to no cost? Here is my list of intriguing free attractions...

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Must See Attractions in Asia

Asia is full of rich culture and history. Since moving here I’ve had the privilege of seeing some amazing attractions and learning some of its legacy. Here is a list of must see attractions in Asia. Dynasties of China China is a fascinating country made up of...

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Surprise – We’re Going to Disney!

A trip to Disney is on almost everyone’s bucket list. And whether you’re 5 or 55 the characters, rides, food, and atmosphere of the happiest place on earth brings out the kid in everyone. For children, nothing is better than finding out that a trip to Disney is...

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Snapshot Monday – Bayon Temple, Cambodia

Dating back to the 12th century, Bayon Temple is the stunning central temple of the ancient city of Angkor Thom. The temples are located north of the famous Angkor Wat. Bayon Temple was built in 1190 AD by King Jayavarman VII, and is a Buddhist temple but it...

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Turi Beach Resort – A Tropical Escape

Just a short 35- minute ferry ride from Singapore is Nongsa Batam, one of the 17,000 islands of Indonesia. And nestled among the tranquil beauty of lush hillsides and warm azure beaches, you’ll find the Turi Beach Resort. The peaceful retreat is accessible via both...

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Luxury Train Travel At Its Best

In a world where everyone is in a hurry to get somewhere fast train travel is often thought of as a crowded, time-consuming way to get to a destination. But the best way to see any country is via the railway. SeriouslyTravel has put together a list of the most amazing...

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The Inevitable Bad Adventure

As any regular traveller can attest to, inevitably the miserable adventure rears it’s ugly head. Unfortunate and unavoidable events pop up and making the most of a bad situation is key to making the most of a bad situation.

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Snapshot Monday ~ Great Barrier Reef

The Great Barrier Reef in Australia is the largest and most complex living ecosystem on our planet. It's so massive it can be seen from outer space. The enormous maze of colourful reefs stretch 2300 kilometres (1,430 miles) and is home to a vast number of plants and...

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5 Unique Boutique Hotels Around the World

Boutique hotels are quickly becoming the trend. Their intimate size creates a private and exciting atmosphere and many travelers enjoy the personal feel. From Miami to Paris these hotels can be conveniently booked through BoutiqueHotels.com and are an excellent choice...

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Snapshot Monday ~ Waters of Lombok

Since I'm a total beach girl it's natural that I love snorkeling. When I'm not on the beach or in the sea I'm looking for ways to get back to them. Southeast Asia has some of the best beaches and snorkeling spots in the world and one of my favorite places to snorkel...

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5 Exquisite Asian Wedding Destinations

Asia is the perfect choice for destination weddings. The tropical weather is warm and inviting, the powdery, white sands and tranquil warm water is idyllic for a beach wedding and best of all, you don’t have to fly off for your honeymoon, you’re already there! Here...

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World’s Most Awesome Hot Springs

Produced from the earth’s crust, the heated geothermal water of a hot spring is nature's ultimate soothing tub. Located in nearly every corner of the world these natural hot tubs attract thousands of visitors every year. Here's my list of the world’s most awesome hot...

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The World’s Best Over-Water Bungalows

I don’t know one person who, at some point in their lives, hasn’t daydreamed about spending a vacation in an over-water bungalow. Imagine yourself standing on the private deck of a luxurious bungalow perched above the bluest ocean you’ve ever seen. Now picture...

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Snapshot Monday ~ Tropical Sunsets

Sunsets are one of my favorite subjects to shoot when I travel. They are romantic, mystical, and one of mother nature's way of showing us how magnificent she is. This week's Snapshot Monday ~ Tropical Sunsets was taken off of the shores of Surin Beach Phuket,...

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France – 5 Unique Art Tours

France is synonymous with all things inventive. Whether it’s her world famous landmarks, renowned paintings, or exquisite food and celebrated champagnes, no visit is complete without a unique guided tour of France through art. I’ve put together a list: France - 5...

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6 of the Best Luxury Villas in Thailand

Villas are a remarkably trendy way to spend a vacation. And in a gorgeous tropical country like Thailand there is no other way to experience luxury than by indulging in the opulence of an ocean side villa. SeriouslyTravel has put together a list of the 6 of the Best...

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Off the Beaten Track in Southeast Asia

When you're travelling around, sometimes you want to get away from your fellow tourists and really immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the local area. You don't want to fall for the moneymaking schemes invented to bring in the tourists and sightseers: you...

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5 Best Dive Sites in Asia

Asia is home to some of the world’s best dive sites. With sparkling clear waters, warm temperatures, and a plethora of marine life, divers from all over the world visit the destination every year. I’ve put together a list of the 5 Best Dive Sites in Asia. Derawan...

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Weird and Wonderful Hotels Around the World

Most of us work year after year, save, and sacrifice for that once in a lifetime vacation. Why not make it the most unique experience you can? Venture off the beaten track to discover some of the world’s most distinctive places to spend a night.

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Top 5 Attractions Not to Miss in Madrid

The city of Madrid is known for its many ancient monuments, art museums and nightlife. This Spanish city is an ideal destination for a city break, and if you choose to travel to Madrid, make sure to visit these top five places. The Prado Museum Madrid is a city known...

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Snapshot Monday ~ Monkey Portrait

While traveling through the mountains of Lombok, Indonesia I came across these little guys all along the road. I couldn't help but stop to grab a few snapshots. Since I absolutely them, I was in monkey heaven! Here's my instalment of snapshot Monday ~ monkey portrait.

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Things To Do In Cebu Philippines

With its white sand beaches and stunning dive sites, Cebu City, which has dynamic bars, up-and-coming eateries and countless island-hopping opportunities, is a tourist’s paradise. I’ve put together a fantastic list of things to do in Cebu Philippines, an exciting,...

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Swimming with Giants

I’ve experienced many things during my travels. I’ve snorkeled with black tip sharks, went scuba diving with a wild moray eel, jumped off a 50 ft. cliff… but nothing compares to my recent encounter swimming with giants. While visiting the island of Cebu, Philippines I...

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Snapshot Monday ~ Tumalog Falls

I stumbled on this amazing grotto while visiting the Tumalog Falls in the small city of Oslob located on the island of Cebu in the Philippines. The turquoise green water comes from the mountains that are constantly filtering fresh, crystal clear water into the pool....

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5 Must See Attractions in Australia

Here are my picks for 5 must see attractions in Australia Great Barrier Reef Listed as one of the Seven Wonders of the World, the Great Barrier Reef is one of the largest living structures on our planet and can be seen from outer space. To protect the thousands of...

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Snapshot Monday ~ Fishing Villages

In Southeast Asia fishing is a mainstay of life. On many islands that dot the coasts of the region it's the only source of food. While traveling throughout the many islands I make it a point to stop and visit the fishing villages I encounter to get a sense of how...

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Marie Chat’s With Peter Greenberg

I recently sat down with Peter Greenberg, a multiple Emmy-winning investigative reporter, producer and one of America’s most recognized and respected travel news journalists. Also known in his industry as “The Travel Detective,” Peter is the travel editor for CBS News...

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Karimunjawa, Indonesia ~ An Explorer’s Nirvana

I recently traveled to Karimunjawa, Indonesia, also known as Karimun Java, one of the many gorgeous islands of Indonesia. Traveling from Singapore on Garuda Indonesia, I flew into Jakarta with a connecting flight to Semarang, the capitol and largest city in Central...

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The Tranquil Beauty of Sabang, Indonesia

These crystal clear waters can be found off the shores of Sabang which is a municipality consisting of a main island and various smaller islands off the northern tip of Sumatra. The Islands are located off of Aceh, Indonesia and are a haven for scuba and snorkeling...

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Snapshot Monday ~ Iguazu Falls

This amazing waterfall lies on the boarder of Argentina and Brazil. Located in the Iguazu National Park the Iguazu Falls (also known as the Devil’s Throat) is one of the world’s largest waterfalls. Stretching almost 2,700 meters (2 miles) long and 80 meters (1/2 mile)...

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Snapshot Monday ~ Guan Yin of the South Sea

This amazing 135 meter (441 foot) Golden Jade Guan-yin Buddha sits 40 kilometers (25 miles) from Sanya City in the People’s Republic of China. The bodhisattva Avalokiteśvara statue depicts Guanyin cradling a sutra in her left hand, gesturing the Vitarka Mudra with her...

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Singapore ~ A Traveler’s Haven

Singapore is a melting pot of several Asian countries. Although founded by a Brit in 1819 named Sir Stamford Raffles, it was originally conquered and occupied by the Japanese. She gained her independence in August of 1965 and has been a rising star in the financial...

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5 Amazing Luxury Hotels in New Zealand

New Zealand is an adventurer’s paradise. Home to unspoiled landscapes and world-class wine travelers can find a plethora of activities to enjoy in this opulent wonderland. Once believed to be for the explorer only, luxury vacations in New Zealand are fast becoming the...

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