You might be surprised that there's a miracle on 34th Street in the Hampden area of Baltimore, Maryland, during the Christmas season. This celebration of Christmas and lights that draws locals and travelers to this area every year is a popular atttraction on the east coast.
What is one of the best ways to discover exotic Panama, explore the Panama Canal and experience the amazing tropical landscape of Costa Rica? A yacht cruise may be just the ticket to experience the rich cultural heritage and diverse natural environment of these Central American countries. The two countries, located next to each other, are bordered by the Caribbean Sea on the eastern side and the North Pacific Ocean on the western side, with the Panama Canal linking the North Atlantic and the North Pacific Oceans.
A river, history, culture, architecture and so much more provides a rich menu of things to do in Prague. This travel video gives you a short window into the views of what a traveler can experience in the city. In less than two minutes you will find yourself dreaming of a fairytale vacation to Prague Someday! As part of our series on visiting Prague, you can find out more about what to do in this city here.
What 12-day trip in France will bring you the best in French culture, food and scenery? This itinerary by two of our someday trippers will give you a start on a perfect trip through France. The tour itinerary starts with 2 days in Paris, then Chenonceaux for 2 days, then 3 days in Bordeaux, and finally 5 days in Nice with day trips to Monaco and more. The journey started on October 24, 2016 with all the details summarized here and then captured live daily in new articles with all the full details of this once-in-a-lifetime adventure through France. Planes, trains and automobiles set this couple on a journey they will never forget. Let's follow Kelly and Charles as they explore France.
If you've ever wanted to see what goes on behind the scenes in a French bakery, you'll enjoy this creatively done video of a master baker at work. You may wonder why the black and white footage in the beginning, but hang in there, the color soon warms up as the croissants are gently brushed with melted butter. You will see the baker masterfully creating delicious looking baguettes and croissants. The video will have you dreaming of croissants, and if you're on your way to Paris, you will find plenty of bakeries with fresh baked croissants, among other mouth watering pastry delights, displayed in their window.
On our recent road trip from Paris to Switzerland, we stayed a night at the quaint and charming Hotel Moulin des Ruats located in the heart of nature in the Burgundy region of France. As we passed through the town of Avallon on our way to the hotel, we were not sure if we were on the correct road as it was a narrow winding road along a river in the forest. We wondered whether our navigation system was leading us in the right direction. But we pressed on a little further and voila! Tucked away in the woods was the entrance to Moulin des Ruats.
There is so much to do, see and experience at the oldest continuous Farmers' Market in the USA. Learn all about this tradition in Old Town, Alexandria, Virginia, in this short video. Since this is our home town, we go to the Farmers' Market almost every week to see what's new and buy fresh-off-the farm fruits, vegetables and other foods, including fresh made breads, pastries, pasta, and pickles, to name a few. There are so many more delicious foods at the market and many other things as well. The fact that this one has been around since the 1700s is pretty amazing.
Are you hungry? If not, then you probably will be once you watch this video that will certainly cause your mouth to water and your senses to pique as you watch this sensory overload of rustic French food being prepared in kitchens in the small village of Chablis, France. The sight of savory steaming stews and wine swirling in a glass, and fields of grapes will have you dreaming about French food and wine. The music sets just the right mood while you're transfixed by the sight of all the delicious looking dishes being prepared. You'll be looking for your French cookbook, or you can try Saveur's French Country Cooking recipes if you're ready to experiment in the art of French cooking.
What is the best 5-day trip to see the beautiful country of Switzerland? It depends on what you want to see but this itinerary will give you a start on our trip through central Switzerland. Our goals were to see a few UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the beautiful Alps, and both city and rural life. For many we would highly recommend that you travel through Switzerland on their train system. Many would say it is the best in Europe with second class being close to first class in other European countries. The Swiss Travel Pass and the beautiful panoramic views you can get by traveling by train make the decision even easier. For our travels we blended train and automobile so that we had the flexibility to get where we needed to for our photography and video.
The amazing terraces of the Lavaux vineyards are a UNESCO World Heritage Site you should add to your list when planning your travel to Switzerland.
Did you know that when you plan your travel to Switzerland you could mark 11 sites off your UNESCO World Heritage bucket list? The Lavaux region is one of the 11 sites located in the country of Switzerland. Lausanne on Lake Geneva is the closest major city to the area. From Geneva, you can travel to the region in about an hour by train or car and in under 2 hours from Bern.