“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness.” – Mark Twain
Friday April 18th 2014

Posts Tagged ‘New 7 Wonders’

Iguazu Falls – A True Natural Wonder

Iguazu Falls – A True Natural Wonder

Iguazu Falls is one of those places where the phrase ‘pictures just don’t do it justice’ is 100% accurate. No offense to Rio’s Christ the Redeemer – but to me Iguazu Falls is the real New Wonder of the World in Brazil. Simply awe inspiring!!

Rio de Janeiro – Beautifully Dangerous

Rio de Janeiro – Beautifully Dangerous

Rio manages to pack a staggering amount of beauty into a relatively small area – whether Sugarloaf, Christ the Redeemer - even the Favelas from a distance. While it’s unfair to say that beauty is only skin deep, visitors must be aware of their surroundings to prevent becoming a victim of Rio's darker side.

Cancun, Mexico

Cancun, Mexico

There are tons of watersport activities to do in Cancun. Throw in world class fishing/scuba diving in nearby Cozumel, Jungle/Cenote excursions near Playa del Carmen and the Mayan ruins of Chichen Itza/Tulum and it's easy to see why Cancun is such a popular destination.

Rome – A Little Underwhelming

Rome – A Little Underwhelming

My overall impression of Rome is – underwhelmed. It’s like the movie everyone tells you was so great (like any Tarantino flick) and you watch it wondering what all of the fuss was about. Don’t get me wrong, I’ll always value my experiences as each one provides something new; but if I had it to do over again, I’d take a Tour of Italy ...[Read More]

Egypt – The History of Civilization

Egypt – The History of Civilization

Egypt Travel Review - A once in a lifetime experience. The Great Pyramids and the Sphinx was just the start. Read about my adventures to cosmopolitan Alexandria and Luxor - the cradle of civilization.