November 2013

The spacious Deluxe Room King at ARIA Resort and Casino at CityCenter.

Posted on November 7th, 2013

Las Vegas Embraces the Future

With visitor numbers on the uptick, a repeat visitor rate of 84 percent, and more than $6 billion in projects under way in Las Vegas—from the Strip to Downtown—this sleepless city, embraced by stunning high desert scenery, continues “to deliver on expectations of visitors and provides a new and different experience for every visit,” says Art Jimenez, sr. director of leisure sales for the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA).


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Binalong Bay, a coastal town in northeast Tasmania.

Posted on November 7th, 2013

Tasmania, A Devilish Destination

Tasmania, the island long thought of as Australia’s gawky little sister, is rapidly making headway into becoming the destination of choice for those who want to experience a place that beckons with an atmosphere of remoteness.


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Deck outlook at Ruckomechi Camp.

Posted on November 7th, 2013

Zimbabwe, Southern Africa’s Comeback Kid

After a decade of political ruin and economic disaster, there is lots of good news coming out of Zimbabwe.


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The picturesque hill town of Signagi is known for its historical monuments.

Posted on November 7th, 2013

Georgia Off the Radar

It was just after a scrumptious lunch of trout, fresh tomato and cucumber salad, Georgian cheese and bread, boiled and seasoned potatoes, and ajapsandali (an eggplant dish with bell peppers, tomatoes, garlic and spices) at Valodia’s Cottage in the Samtskhe-Javakheti region of Georgia when travel agent Elizabeth Koon from Coronado, CA, exclaimed, “You know, Georgia is the new frontier for the sophisticated traveler!”


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