Destinations

7 Fun Facts About Fuerte Armador, Panama

July 17, 2014

Fuerte Amador, situated at the Pacific entrance to the Panama Canal, is a man-made peninsula extending out into the Pacific Ocean near Panama City. Fuerte Amador consists of a one-mile causeway that connects four small islands. Named after the first Panamanian President, Manuel Amador Guerrero, Fuerte Armador was the site of several former United States Army bases used to […]

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Destination Discovery: Nosy Be, Madagascar

July 16, 2014

We’ve always wanted to visit Nosy Be, an island off the northwest coast of Madagascar. Madagascar is an island-country in the Indian Ocean located off of the southeastern coast of Africa. Nosy Be is a popular port on World Cruises, and is one of our “bucket list” destinations.  We are thrilled to share this guest […]

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10 Amazing Things about Kansas City, Missouri

July 15, 2014

I have lived in Kansas City for the majority of my life—18 years to say the least. During the past four years I have been away at Truman State University, but that does not mean that I don’t have a plethora of memories from growing up there. Since I turned 16 and was let loose on the city scene, […]

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5 Fun Facts About Huatulco, Mexico

July 10, 2014

Located in one of the most prominent sites of Mexican culture, Huatulco (pronounced wah-TOOL-co) lies along the Bays of Oaxaca, Mexico, about 310 miles south of Acapulco. Huatulco is located at the edge of the Sierra Madre Mountains, and spreads about 20 miles along the shoreline. As an ecologically-friendly tourist site, this city of 50,000 keeps the […]

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