17 Bird’s-Eye Views of the World’s Most Stunning Landscapes [Slideshow]

To see the world from great heights is to appreciate its vast splendor. The intricacies on the ground form an even greater composite when you look down from the seat of an airplane, helicopter or scenic viewpoint. These views, both breathtaking and humbling, are why people travel. We compiled some of our favorite sky-high views […]

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 See the World In-Depth with Tour Vacations

Tour vacations offer fantastic sights and adventures you might not see by booking the traditional accommodations. With a full itinerary based on your interests pre-baked into your own trip, tours are easy ways to create trips you have only dreamed of. Through the Global Connections Travel Agency, you have a vast selection of tours featured […]

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 No Train, No Gain: Europe Edition

Despite the fact that I traveled by train almost every day when I lived in Europe, I made very little use of the large number of scenic railways found throughout the Old Continent. A few weeks ago I shared with you the great railroads that the USA has to offer. Now it’s Europe’s turn to impress […]

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 No Train, No Gain: US Edition

Many of us travelers have a bucket list and I am no different in that respect. On my list are places such as Mount Rushmore, Yellowstone and Portland,  but there’s also the must-do experience: taking an epic train ride in the USA.

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 Our Members Go Where the Wild Things Are [Slideshow]

The world is a wild place and some of our members’ Shoot for the Stars entries are proof of that. Have you ever come face-to-face with an exotic bird? Witnessed the raw force of a humpback whale or a majestic wild horse? These Global Discovery Vacations members have and then some. Here are some of our […]

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