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Top 5 Reasons Snowbirds Should Trade in Puerto Vallarta For Mazatlán

First off let me say this, I absolutely love Puerto Vallarta and used to spend time living there as a snowbird during the winter. In the last three years though, things have changed and it hasn’t been for the better. With a sad heart we decided to move on from Puerto Vallarta and traded it …

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Hard Rock Hotel Collapses in New Orleans While Under Construction

A large portion of the Hard Rock hotel under construction on Canal Street in New Orleans has suddenly collapsed. Local New Orleans media outlet WWL-TV is reporting 1 dead, 3 missing and 18 injured in the incident.  Several construction workers reportedly had to run to safety as upper floors began to fall on top of …

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In Honor of EL CAMINO – Take The BREAKING BAD Tour in a Replica RV

With the debut of El Camino: A Breaking Bad movie, fans are going crazy over anything to do with the famous TV series. One of the best ways to celebrate the release of the new El Camino film, is to take the Breaking Bad RV Tour in Albuquerque, New Mexico.  The tour gives fans a chance …

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Canada Issues Travel Warning For Mexico Regarding Timeshares

The government of Canada has issued a new travel advisory for Canadians to be aware of high pressure sales tactics used to sell timeshares in Mexico.  In a new advisory, the Government of Canada is informing its citizens to do their homework and be diligent before signing any timeshare contracts.  If you’ve traveled to Mexico, …

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Canadian City Ranked 3rd Best In The World by Travelers

One Canadian city made the top 10 ‘Best Cities in the World’ by Condé Nast Traveler. The 2019 Readers Choice Awards tallied over 600,000 reader votes to determine the winners.  Québec City, Canada came in third place overall for ‘Best City in the World’. Hilltop Québec City is a place for all seasons. The charm of its 17th-century …

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California Bans Plastic Shampoo Bottles in Hotels

California has banned hotels from giving guests small plastic shampoo bottles under a new law.  Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday that he had signed a law banning hotels from giving guests any plastic bottles filled with soap, shampoo or conditioner. The law will take effect in 2023 for hotels with more than 50 rooms and …

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Family On Beach Vacation Finds Half a Million Dollars Worth of Cocaine

A family enjoying their vacation on South Carolina’s Fripp Island came across a mysterious package washing up on the beach. Police say they stumbled across over a half-million dollars of cocaine. The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office said they were contacted on Sunday night after a member of the group spotted the package and transported it back to …

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Flight Attendant With Hepatitus A May Have Exposed Passengers To Disease

Passengers on serveral American Airlines flights might have been exposed to Hepatitis A by a flight attendant, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has announced. At least one of the exposures took place on a flight between San Francisco and Charlotte on Sept. 21, North Carolina-based Mecklenburg County Public Health Department confirmed. The …

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3 Cities In Mexico Rated Best In The World By Travelers

Three Mexico Cities have made the top 10 ‘Best Cities in the World’ by Condé Nast Traveler. The 2019 Readers Choice Awards tallied over 600,000 votes to determine the winners.  Attitudes are shifting and it appears travelers are trading in all-inclusive resorts for culture, experiences and authenticity.  3 Cities in Mexico Ranked Best In The World …

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The Hotel HACK That Will Help You Sleep Better Has Gone Viral On Twitter

After spending over 1000 nights in hotels the past 5 years, I like to think of myself as an expert traveler. I thought I knew all the hacks out there to make my stay more comfortable until I saw an ingenious post that has gone VIRAL on Twitter.   The hotel hack posted by social media …

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‘Nightmare’ For Riders Stuck on Disney World’s New Cable Cars For Hours

Walt Disney World park-goers were stuck for up to 3 hours aboard the newly launched “Skyliner” aerial cable car system Saturday night.  Firefighters and rescue workers were dispatched to lift people from the gondolas and bring them back down to the ground safely.  Emergency responders were brought in to rescue trapped riders (Photo: BlogMickey.com) “One …

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Australian Travel Influencers Released After Spending 3 Months In Iran Prison

British-Australian woman Jolie King and her Australian boyfriend, Mark Firkin, have been released from a prison in Iran. The couple says they are “extremely happy and relieved” to be back in Australia. The couple from Perth had been detained for several months after being arrested for reportedly illegally flying a drone without a permit. They …

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