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Amsterdam Review

After completing our extensive tour of the entirety of the UK and the Republic of Ireland we arrived in Amsterdam on the 8th of May 2005. Our previously arranged tour guide met us at the airport, Mr. Marius Hovius, owner of “De Dagtoertaxi.” translated it simply means, “Day Tours,” I assure you there is nothing simple […]

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Vacation Rental Review: Villa Tropical, Rincon, Puerto Rico

Our final destination for the day was the coastal town of Aquadilla, but as the villa was self-catering, we decided to stop at a nearby grocery store and stock up for our 3-day stay. After an hour of browsing and grabbing a wide assort of goodies and a tidbit of real food, we proceeded to […]

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Review: Charlie Car Rental and San Juan

After our long and totally adventurous journey around most of the planet and after only 6 months back in the States, we were off again. After spending 6 weeks visiting our family in sunny California and a 3-month break in Austin, Texas, we traveled to Florida. Spending some time in numerous Fl. beach cities we […]

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Game Lodge Review: Leopard Lodge, South Africa

Our crew travels the globe in search of the best the world has to offer and in South Africa we discovered an access in phenomenal contributes to the world’s magnificence. South Africa is truly a diverse land with a rainbow collation of people, culture and stunning geography. From the beautiful bays of Cape Town through […]

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Game Lodge Review: Golden Leopard Resorts, South Africa

While we were touring in South Africa we noticed that a few of the game reserves as well as many game lodges were not particularly keen on catering to families with children. It seems a shame that so many unique experiences are not available to the young in our society. They are after all…our future. […]

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Review: Karanga Tours, South Africa

In the beautiful and fascinating country of South Africa there are countless memories waiting to be made. It is a land blessed by nature. Serene hills, golden beaches that linger effortlessly along the mountainous coast, hundreds of miles of the most vivid green grass and flora, flowing rivers, thick bushland and thousands of wild and […]

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Game Lodge Review: Amakhosi Lodge and Zululand

I have had the opportunity and honor to travel this glorious planet for some thirty-eight years. I have transcended mountains, crossed plans and some of the most desolated deserts in the world. I have stood on hills overlooking some of the most beautiful fjords and wind swept valleys. I have also sailed midsts the Greek […]

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Review: Mkuze Falls Game Lodge and Zululand

For any hotel to acquire a five star rating is to say the least a tedious ordeal. For a hotel or lodge to acquire a five star rating in the middle of the South African bush would be almost impossible, but there is one such lodge? Mkuze Falls Lodge and Game Reserve. Situated in the […]

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Review: Martingale House in Cape Town

Snuggled along the deep valleys, rolling hills and mountain cliffs, on the western cape of South Africa, the small city of Hout Bay is encroached with snow-white sandy beaches and framed with trees & thick flora. In the midst of this artistic African wonderland is where we spent an entire month during our 8-month extensive […]

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Hotel Review: The Grand Hyatt, Sao Paulo

The world of business is extensive and demanding, it covers every region of the globe and one hotel stands out above the rest when it comes to serving the needs of the business traveler…The Hyatt family of hotels. In the second largest city of the world, Sao Paulo, Brazil, the business capital of the southern […]

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