Over 12 days, travel writer Ralph Grizzle experienced everything Princess Cruises® has to offer with an 11-night Denali Explorer Land and Sea Vacation and the results were as breathtaking as you might imagine. The cruise line actually offers 18 different land tour options in Alaska, with another multitude of possible combinations, including having the land-tour portion … [Read more...]
United States Vacation Planning
United States vacation planning tips, guides, photos and videos to help make your next vacation the best possible from Florida to California to Hawaii and everywhere in between.
‘Dude! Alaska is soooooooo awesome!’ These were the words uttered by my 10-year-old son on our first morning in that most majestic of American states, Alaska. We had sailed from Seattle two days before, and on this morning, I awoke early, peeked out the curtains and nudged Alex awake. I told him that we had arrived in Alaska and waited for him to wipe the sleep from his … [Read more...]
Majestic mountains. Rustic ranches. Gorgeous lakes. Stunning red rocks. Atmospheric ghost towns. Rushing rivers. All make stunning backdrops for a wedding ceremony, and Colorado is blessed with all of these, as well as a plethora of resorts that range from rustic to five-star luxury. In fact, one of the most difficult things about throwing a destination wedding in Colorado … [Read more...]
Did you know that the U.S. has some of the most spectacular beaches in the world? With over ninety-thousand miles of coastline there’s no doubt that you can find your beach. From secluded Hawaiian paradises, to the hot Miami nightlife scene, to the family boardwalk atmosphere of Myrtle Beach, there really is something for everyone, and they can be close to home. Try out some … [Read more...]
Given the wealth of opposition, from Memphis and New Orleans particularly, you have to sit up and notice Nashville’s nickname of Music City. Walk around and you’ll soon see that the city lives and breathes the title, and although country music is the main draw, you'll find generations of musicians playing everything from jazz to R&B. It’s no surprise then, to find a … [Read more...]