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Planning Your Next Mexico Vacation

Planning Your Next Mexico Vacation

We’ve been to Mexico on a number of occasions over the years and love the fact that it’s close and easily accessible from the United States. And we are now entering the time of year (winter!) when we tend to start day dreaming about being on a beach and soaking up the warmth and sun. So, we have been starting ... Read More »

Five Greek Islands to Consider for Your Next Holiday

Five Greek Islands to Consider for Your Next Holiday

The islands of Greece are an ideal holiday destination for every type of traveler. With beaches that rival those of the Caribbean, a rich history that influenced the entire world, an amazing culture with delicious cuisine and a varied natural landscape, the Greek islands are the place to go. If you are planning your next holiday, it is worth considering ... Read More »

Postcard Perfect Zanzibar

Postcard Perfect Zanzibar

“This place looks like it jumped straight off a postcard.” This was Matt’s reaction after we checked into our beachfront lodging, walked out onto the white sand and gazed at the perfect turquoise water. Afterย our unbelievable 3-day safari in the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater, our group was given a short reprieve from setting up and taking down tents to relax ... Read More »

Five Days on Alona Beach, Panglao Island

Five Days on Alona Beach, Panglao Island

Getting to Alona Beach Getting to Panglao Island is fairly easy, at least it was for us anyway. We flew into Cebu City and took a taxi from the airport to the ferry port, which is a quick 20-minute ride. (GBG TIP: Head to the departure area and flag a taxi with a meter instead of grabbing a taxi outside ... Read More »