Discovering Venice, Italy!

Sarah Martin asked: Transportation around Venice is simple due to the countless types of water transportation available. Depending on a traveler’s budget, they can select a more upscale ride on a gondola or private taxi, or save money and take advantage of the “vaporetti” (public water buses). Many tourists in Venice prefer the vaporetti due […]

Yacht Charter in the Central Cyclades

The areas prevailing wind during the summer months is the infamous Meltemi blowing from the N-NW. It is first felt in June and becomes stronger through July, August and September when it can reach force 8. It dies down in October. In the spring and autumn gales are common from the N and the SE. […]

Setting Sail In St. Thomas

For several years, one of the most popular activities for visitors to St. Thomas hasn’t taken place on the island. Instead, tourists cruise the crystal-clear waters surrounding this unique island, soaking up the sun and finding adventure in the water. With numerous charters and rental organizations catering to the tourists of the island – each […]

Rome Tourist Information: Weather in Rome, Italy

Daniel Jowssey asked: Autumn Weather in Rome Without fail, Romans recommend that the best time to travel to Rome is from mid-September to October. Yes, it might rain, but the temperatures turn out to be quite nice, even if it is getting a tiny bit chilly at night. Almost no one recommends November, but I’ve […]

European Cruises: The New Way To “sea” Europe

Darlene Berkel asked: Europe bound travelers who want to get the most value for their money should seriously consider Europe cruises. And to meet the expected demand for Europe cruises, cruise lines are offering exciting and diverse European cruise itineraries. According to a recent article, a 10 day Europe land tour for a family of […]