Battle of the Bags
In one corner we have a durable, sleek and chic hard-sided "spinner" set. In the other corner we have a tried, true, and traditional soft-sided suitcase. Which is best? You could ask your friends, you could ask your family, but how about asking an office full of travel agents? You're in luck! We have just done that for you
54% prefer soft shell, 23% prefer hard shell, and 23% have no preference.
For those that preferred polycarbonate, it was usually because of durability. However, some just enjoyed the overall look of the material. Hard shell suitcases also typically zip right down the middle, giving you equal room on each side for organizing - a great benefit!
For those that preferred polyester, some commented on its flexibility with packing and transporting,…
Water, Water, Everywhere
Which should you choose
Environmentally, the vote would easily be for the reusable bottle. It is rumored that the standards for tap water in the US are actually even higher than the standards for bottled water. If you are traveling within the country, choosing tap water can be a safe and environmentally friendly choice.
Drinking bottled water not only produces more plastic waste, but can also be very draining to your wallet on a trip! Bottled water prices are undoubtedly higher than the cost of filling up a reusable water bottle, especially in areas with high tourism. Consider the cost of purchasing 2-3 bottles of water per person per day. That can add up quickly! However, many locations around the world have tap water that is quite different than that of a tourist's…
Gondolas, Gates, and Gastronomy
Three Nights From $298 Per Person*
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Tours operated by Travel Impressions, Ltd. Rate as listed above is land only, per person and based on double occupancy. *Luxury properties have free Wi-Fi throughout hotel, 24 hours, valid for two devices. Free WiFi in the lobby at Grand Bahia properties, 24 hours. No device limit at both Luxury properties and Grand Bahia Principe properties. Blackout, weekend, holiday and peak season surcharges apply. Rate and promotion are accurate at time of printing and are subject to changes, exceptions, cancellation charges and restrictions. All advertised savings are reflected in rate. Rate is subject to change based on currency fluctuations…
It's a bird... It's a plane...
Thanksgiving is only three months away!
Thanksgiving of 2017 saw the most travelers in 12 years! About 4 million Americans flew to their destinations last year and the number of travelers in general increased by 3.3% from the year before.
What will 2018 bring? Do you usually travel for Thanksgiving? Let us help.
Toy Story Land Opening Soon
There aren't waves and you always see land
You are on land daily
There is an ever changing view
Easy access to the center of town
No wait time to get on shore
Complimentary shore excursion included at each port
Wi-fi is free
TSA, NCL, PADI
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) pre check will get you through the security line at the airport more swiftly. You do not need to remove your shoes, jackets, belts, laptops or take your 3 oz. liquids out of your carry on luggage.
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