40 Fun Facts About Dubai, United Arab Emirates

November 23, 2015

A friend is headed to Dubai this week. While we wish we were going, this background research will get us prepared when we do make a visit to Dubai and the United Arab Emirates. 40 Fun Facts About Dubai, United Arab Emirates 1. Located on the southeast coast of the Persian Gulf with a population of […]

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15 Fun Facts About Malaga, Spain

October 29, 2015

In anticipation of an upcoming visit to Malaga, Spain, we researched some interesting facts about Spain’s sixth largest city located on the coast of the Mediterranean. 15 Interesting Facts About Malaga, Spain 1. Located just 80 miles north of Africa, Malaga is the southernmost large city in Europe. 2. Malaga is one of the world’s oldest […]

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Exploring the Causeway Coast of Northern Ireland

October 21, 2015

One of the highlights of our September trip to Belfast was a day trip exploring the Causeway Coast of Northern Ireland. We booked a full-day trip with Odyssey Coach Tours, whose tours are given in smaller vehicles with fewer people. We liked the fact that this company’s Giant’s Causeway Day Tour travels in the opposite direction […]

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A Visit to the Titanic Quarter and Titanic Belfast

October 14, 2015

As cruise aficionados, we couldn’t resist a visit to the shipyards where the ill-fated RMS Titanic was built in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Titanic Belfast is a 130,000 sq. ft. monument to Belfast’s maritime heritage that opened in 2012. The attraction is located in Belfast on the site of the former Harland & Wolff shipyard on Queen’s Island, an area of reclaimed land dating to […]

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