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Commemorative Events for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Culture / USA

Commemorative Events for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

If Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. were still alive, he would be turning 86 this year—on Thursday, January 15. In honor of his birthday, and in light of the recent… Read More…

Travel Tip: What You Need to Know About Traveling to Cuba
Caribbean / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: What You Need to Know About Traveling to Cuba

You’ve probably heard the government has relaxed the trade embargo to Cuba, but what exactly does that mean for you? Here’s what to expect in the coming months. Right now,… Read More…

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Southeast Asia / The Travel Detective® Blog

Travel Detective Blog: Singapore 50 Years After Independence

The Republic of Singapore is a sovereign city-state with a unique history. Located on the Malaysian Peninsula, Singapore was once a British colony and a part of Malaysia. In 1965,… Read More…

New Guided Tour Destinations for 2015
Adventure Travel & Sports / Destinations / Eco Travel

New Guided Tour Destinations for 2015

If you’re getting ready to plan your summer vacation, there are a lot of options this year that include guided tours. While not everyone is a fan of traveling in… Read More…

Peter Greenberg’s Hot Destinations for 2015
CBS News / Destinations

Peter Greenberg’s Hot Destinations for 2015

We’ve officially entered a new year, with new horizons to explore. You can watch my report below for CBS News about hot destinations for 2015. Keep reading to learn more… Read More…

After Policy Shift, Can U.S. Citizens Travel to Cuba?
Caribbean / CBS News

After Policy Shift, Can U.S. Citizens Travel to Cuba?

On Wednesday, President Barack Obama announced that the United States will renew diplomatic ties with the island nation of Cuba. The long-standing travel ban has not yet been lifted for… Read More…

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Specialized Travel / Travel Tips / USA

Travel Tip: Civil War Anniversary Events

As 2015 approaches, there are some significant anniversaries ahead, including the final year commemorating the Civil War. Check out these Civil War anniversary events. For the past four years, we’ve… Read More…

Image Credit: Lehava Kiryat Mozkin
Culture / USA

Three Cities with Celebrations for Hanukkah 2014

Hanukkah celebrations begin tonight, and continue until the last night on December 24th. If you’re traveling during that time, you’ll find Hanukkah 2014 events all over the country. But what… Read More…

The Island of Dominica: Like A Local
Caribbean / Like a Local

The Island of Dominica: Like A Local

Dominica may have the beautiful beaches typical of the Caribbean, but the tiny island nation isn’t the tourist playground we typically associate with Caribbean tourism. Dominica is actually best known… Read More…

Celebrating the Holidays With a Multigenerational Trip to Jamaica
Caribbean / Family/Kids Travel

Celebrating the Holidays With a Multigenerational Trip to Jamaica

Multigenerational travel is a great way to spend time with the whole family—parents, grandparents, and children—and discover somewhere new. It’s also an alternative to celebrating the holidays at home—you can… Read More…

Travel Tip: The 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall
Germany & the Netherlands / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: The 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall

There’s an important anniversary coming up and some very meaningful ways to celebrate it. I’m talking about the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. On the weekend… Read More…