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Past and Future Collide in Lima

By Hannah Vickers While Cuzco is the more popular city to explore Peru’s ancient past, the noisier, dirtier and more modern capital of the country has quite a few hidden gems. Lima’s large number of historical sacred ruins are known locally as ‘huacas’ and are strewn around the city. As the sprawling...

Renting In Phuket Thailand

By Timothy Brown You’ve decide you want to rent a property in Phuket – so now what? Finding decent rental property in Phuket requires a bit of planning and organisation, there are many traps that an unwary traveller might fall into, especially if you’re not used to Asian logic, in this article we will try...

5 of Lima, Peru’s Best Museums

  By Hannah Vickers Peru is one of the world’s cradles of civilizations, with people settling here around 15,000 years ago. Now, this country is famous for the Inca rulers and their Machu Picchu, but the Inca were just the latest of many Peruvian cultures to explore and interpret the mysterious land that...

Experience the Annual Chelsea Flower Show with Insight Vacations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 2014 www.insightvacations.com FOR MORE INFORMATION Contact: Arnelle Kendall Telephone: (561) 330-0850 Email: arnelle.kendall@travcorpusa.com Experience the Annual Chelsea Flower Show with Insight Vacations The Chelsea Flower Show has been adequately described as mother nature’s...

The Spa at The Oyster Box

Every day, I feature press releases on TheEpicureanExplorer Life Style Blog and rarely on this site. However, this property brought back many fine memories of a trip too long ago to South Africa and remind me, how much I’d love to return. It is so lovely, if you are headed to South Africa, you may wish to...

Kingsmill Resort in Williamsburg, VA

My first visit to Kingsmill Resort was in the 90s. At that time, my purpose was visiting Colonial Williamsburg, Bush Gardens, and golfing. Yes, I used to golf regularly and golfers know Kingsmill, as it is home to three championship golf courses: The River Course, The Plantation Course, and the Woods...

Kennebunkport Festival NO BUNK, a Wild Week of Frivolous Fun!

By Norman E. Hill and Maralyn D. Hill Even though we enjoyed this experience in 2012, we know that the 2013 festival was just as exceptional. We would recommend checking it out for 2014. We three journalists, Maralyn and Norm Hill and Michelle Winner, arrived on Monday night,  figuring our high expectations...

Huvafen Fushi Resort, Maldives

Aaah, summertime! Once again, it’s that time of the year when people head to the beach, have fun, soak it all up and get a tan. And, for those who are lucky enough to splurge on a holiday away from home, there’s no better place to be than Boutique Hotel Huvafen Fushi in Maldives. That’s right, folks. If you...

CHOCOLATE & WINE THEMED BARGE VACATION TO FRANCE

Since Michelle and Kurt Winner along with Norm and me took a barge trip to France, they are high on my radar. This one intrigued me, as it only has three cabins, a perfect size. The information below is from The Barge Lady. ~MDH . Tanlay, France – Forbidden fruit, temptation, and indulgence – the proverbial...

La Cocina que Canta, Rancho La Puerta, Walnut and Fig Muffins

Maralyn and I will be meeting again at Rancho La Puerta in July to present our writing workshop and take a few cooking lessons. I can hardly wait. The Ranch has so much to offer so many men and women of all ages from all over the world. Rancho La Puerta and the Golden Door have brought wellness into the...

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