Discover An Awe-Inspiring Ancient City

Our Places & Pics feature today is Machu Picchu, Peru. Machu Picchu is an Incan citadel set high in the Andes Mountains in Peru.  Built in the fifteenth century Machu Picchu was abandoned when the Inca Empire was conquered by the Spaniards in the sixteenth century.  It was not until 1911 that the archaeological complex was […]

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Bridges of Budapest

Our Places & Pics image today is one of the many great bridges in Budapest, Hungary. The two halves of Budapest (Buda & Pest) are separated by the beautiful Danube river and are connect by eight magnificent bridges.  Each bridge has it’s own very unique story and you’ll get a completely different view of the […]

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Riomaggiore – A Cinque Terre Jewel

Our Places & Pics image today is in Riomaggiore, Italy. Riomaggiore is one of five famous colorful, cliff-hanging villages of the Cinque Terre in the Italian Riviera. It is situated along the ridges of the two terraced hills that descend steeply into the water, and is characterized by the colorful facades and slate roofs of its […]

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Lonely Planet’s World’s Best Region Rating Goes To…..

World’s Best Region According to Lonely Planet, this designation should go to Belfast and the Causeway Coast!  That’s why they’ve rated rated this region the best in the world to visit for this coming year. They praised it’s “timeless beauty and high-grade distractions” – golf, whiskey and some of the world’s most famous rocks.   This […]

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