WatchBoom.com's Travel Destinations for the Month of July 2017
Sun-kissed strands, azure seas, emerald cliffs crashing to thundering surf –there are more reasons to visit Kauai than there are shells on the beach.
But before I visited last month, I never knew one of them was its hip and happening food and agriculture.
Attention adventurers: How would you like to go salmon fishing in Russia up above the Arctic Circle... or camp out in the 12,000-foot-high mountains of Ethiopia... or play cowboy on a real cattle drive in Wyoming... or check out the awesome Aurora Borealis in Alaska?
There was a time when you had to line up someone to watch the kids while mom and dad went off on a cruise. Today, the lines are filling more cabins by adding things to do for seagoing youngsters (thus selling tickets to the whole family). Here’s a sampling of attractions for kiddies on the ships this summer: pajama parties, ice cream and pizza bashes, cartoon movies, video games, hip-hop dance lessons, water shows, arts and crafts classes, games on little tables shaped like Mickey Mouse’s ears... well, you get the idea.
No, I had not heard of Bisbee, AZ.
Such a shame. It’s worth the two hour drive south from Tucson.
“You interested in an underground mine tour?” A friend asked.
Cool, dark, historical ... yes, of course.
Travel authority Yvette Cardozo didn’t travel to the Olympics in her search of the world’s fittest athletes. Instead she spent a day on the boat with commercial prawn fishermen, the fittest of the fit.