November 2013

9 Fun Facts: Komodo Island, Indonesia

November 18, 2013

When Komodo Island is mentioned, travelers typically think of the legendary Komodo Dragon. While this species of giant lizard might be fascinating, there are so many other exciting things to find out about┬áKomodo Island. This aerial view of the northern tip of Komodo Island was taken by Jon Hanson. 1) Komodo Island is a part […]

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Visiting Bora Bora? 8 Fun Facts to Know

November 11, 2013

Known for its luxury resorts, crystal clear water, and white, sandy beaches, Bora Bora is an international tourist destination as well as major cruise port. Photo: An aerial view of Bora Bora, by Makemake at the German language Wikipedia Bora Bora is an ideal destination to visit, but before you plan your trip, here are […]

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Photo Journey: Turning 16 on a Carnival Cruise in Mexico

November 7, 2013

My birthday has always fallen right in the middle of spring break. For my “sweet sixteen”, my family went on a cruise to Mexico. Not only was I turning 16, but my sister was celebrating her final spring break in high school. It was my first cruise, and best birthday I’ve ever had. We went […]

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5 Tips for Planning a Golf Trip

November 4, 2013

This is my fourth year playing college golf–and through lots of trips, and many mistakes, I’ve become a much more prepared traveler and golfer. Hannah preparing to hit a shot into the green at Tangle Ridge in Dallas, Texas. From Georgia, to Florida, to Texas, I’ve made several trips all over the country to play […]

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