The wedding is over and it is time to relax! Kick off your shoes, sip a cool tropical drink and feel the warm gentle breeze while sunbathing on a beautiful white sand beach. Choose the Caribbean, Mexico or our own
Hawaiian Islands. Explore small tropical towns with the locals, snorkel with sea turtles or discover underwater wrecks. Enjoy the breathtaking view of cascading waterfalls from a helicopter or swim beneath the misting falls. Take romantic strolls along sandy beaches and gaze at awe-inspiring sunsets.
Experience the excitement of waking up in a different exotic port each day. Immerse yourself in local culture then return to the ship to rejuvenate and get pampered at the spa. Cruises offer fine or casual dining, & complimentary 24-hour room service. The nightlife abounds with a wide range of Broadway and comedy shows, live music, dancing under the stars or in a nightclub, Vegas-style games in the casino, or simply taking a romantic stroll on deck. Want more to do? Some include rock climbing, water slides, shopping, people watching, riding a carousel, ice skating, karaoke, treasure hunts and so much more. The list is endless!
Costa Rica - A small country boarded by the Pacific Ocean on one side and the Caribbean Sea on the other. A diverse country of lush, beautiful rainforests, a rumbling volcano, and beautiful beaches. Observe playful monkeys in the trees, walk through butterfly dense forests, dare to cross swinging bridges over lush forests and look for exotic animals.
England - View the traditional changing of the guards at Buckingham Palace or a peaceful river ride on the Thames in London. Explore the medieval town of York or the mystery of Stonehedge. Don't forget to visit Liverpool, the home of the Beatles!!!!
France - In Paris, stroll along the Seine River, visit the museums displaying centuries of beautiful masterpieces by the great artists such as Giverny and Monet. How about a romantic dinner atop the Eiffel Tower or on a riverboat along the Seine River while taking in the beauty of the city! Float silently above the vineyards in a hot air balloon ride over the wine country in Southern France!
Ireland - It is truly greener on the other side! Sleep in a 14th century castle, kiss the Blarney Stone, step into a lively pub in the evening full of song and spirit, and simply enjoy the warmth and friendliness of the Irish folk!
Italy - Take in ancient Rome with ruins dating back over 2,000 years, explore the quaint medieval towns in Tuscany with fabulous food and wine and top it off with a gondola ride in Venice! Don't forget to have a gelato!
Greece - Experience a donkey ride on the hills of Santorini and explore the ancient Acropolis in Athens! Walk through the archaeological site, Knossos, on the island of Crete.
Germany - Visit Neuschwanstein Castle (the inspiration for Disney's castles), historic Berlin or raise a glass of beer in Munich's Octoberfest! What can be more breathtalking than a river cruise along the Rhine & Moselle Rivers.
Holland - Travel throughout the canals in Amsterdam with a visit to Anne Frank's House. See the famous windmills just outside the city.
Switzerland - Take in the breathtaking beauty on a cable ride up the tallest peak in the Alps. Renowned for beautiful lakes, Swiss watches and delicious chocolate.
Spain - Stroll the quaint city of Seville, home of the many orange trees & the Seville Cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Enjoy the famed Flamenco Dancers! Ole! Take a quick train ride to the interesting Christian/Jewish city of Cordoba. Experience the exciting culture & lifestyle of Madrid, home to the oldest restaurant in the world & visit the Sagrada Familia Cathedral in Barcelona.
Portugal - Stroll through the clean city of Lisbon and admire the tile work throughout. Visit the small towns: Fatima (home of religious miracles & pilgrimages), the hilltop town of Sintra, the most beautiful beach found in Nazare, and Obidos known for quaint shops along cobblestone streets.
Vienna, Austria: Visit the beautiful Schonnbrunn Palace and take a tour of the Sound of Music sites.
Prague, Czech Republic: Known as the city of 100 spires and Baroque statues on the Charles Bridge.
Budapest, Hungary: Two unique areas of the city divided by the Danube River -- "Buda" , the quiet side of the city and home to the Buda Castle and "Pest", home to the famous Jewish Quarter.
There is so much to see in our own back yard:
California - One of my favorites, San Francisco, a small city to explore; ride down the breathtaking scenic coastline to Los Angeles, home of Hollywood; on to San Diego, famous for its Zoo & the historic Coronado Hotel.
The Wild, Wild West of the Canyonlands - Take in the breathtaking town of Sedona, followed by the awe-inspiring, mouth dropping Grand Canyon. Drive up to another gorgeous spot, Lake Powell , followed by Monument Valley (home of the Navajo Native Americans and famous scenery in John Wayne movies). Finish it off with the equally beautiful Bryce & Zion National Parks.
Las Vegas - Exciting, tons of activities to choose from (gambling, dazzling shows, ziplining, world famous shops, desert adventures & so much more).
Florida - Beautiful beaches, fun theme parks such as Walt Disney World, Universal Studios & Sea World, explore space explorations at the Kennedy Space Center, drive on the famed Daytona Beach, take in the nightlife in Miami Beach, or catch an exquisite sunset in Key West.