Northampton’s Paradise City Arts Festival is “Springtime in Paradise” on Memorial Day Weekend

May 5, 2014

Meet over 260 extraordinary artists and master craft makers traveling from every corner of the country to show off original works in ceramics, painting, decorative fiber, art glass, furniture, jewelry, metal, mixed media, photography, large-scale sculpture, wearable art and woodworking. The award-winning Paradise City Arts Festival opens to the public at the Three County Fairgrounds in Northampton, [...]

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Rome, the Eternal City, How Do I Get to Know You?

April 23, 2014

Some people dream of living in Rome, others must be satisfied with just visiting the Eternal City. How do you find out what to see in Rome and accomodation in Rome? The best place for some readers is to hear what others have to say, by visiting TripAdvisor and getting honest comments from travelers who are [...]

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Yachts Are Sometimes Better Borrowed Than Owned

April 21, 2014

New England has a short but gorgeous summer season.  Our family spent decades enjoying the coast of Massachusetts on the island of Martha’s Vineyard, where my grandmother Essie bought a hilltop cottage in 1951.  Even back then, one of the funnest things to do was to walk downtown to the Edgartown Yacht Club and gawk [...]

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Around the South China Sea

April 7, 2014

This tour round the perimeter of the South China Sea takes in everything from crazy, 24 hour nightlife to long, lazy days on white sand beaches; from bustling, spice-scented street markets to gleaming cities bristling with skyscrapers. Just decide whether you want to fly or – if you’ve got a month or two – go [...]

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Sorrento, Italy: Easy to Love

March 20, 2014

Before embarking on my first ever trip to Sorrento I was warned that it is a place very easy to fall in love with. Being what I consider to be a voracious traveller, having seen some of what are described as the best sights in the world. I put this to the back of my [...]

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RailEurope Offers for Spring Travel in Europe

March 19, 2014

Rail Europe Inc. is offering a free extra travel day with the purchase of the Eurail France-Italy Pass, Eurail Italy-Spain Pass, Eurail France-Spain Pass and Eurail Italy Pass, allowing travelers to further explore the popular destinations of France, Italy and Spain. ·         Booking dates: March 17 – April 29, 2014 ·         Travel dates: Will have [...]

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