Caribbean, Puerto Rico

Don’t Miss These Things to Do in San Juan Puerto Rico

Visiting Puerto Rico’s so-called “walled city” is like traveling back in time to another world. Old San Juan is the second oldest town in America and a stroll down its blue cobblestone streets provides a gateway to Puerto Rican history and culture. Visitors on historic tours and on foot marvel at the charm of the… Continue reading Don’t Miss These Things to Do in San Juan Puerto Rico

Alaska

The Ultimate Guide to Whale Watching in Juneau

The Ultimate Guide to Whale Watching in Juneau  Anyone who has a travel bucket list likely has two things on their agenda: Alaska and Whale Watching. Why not combine the two with a Juneau, Alaska Whale Watching adventure? Whether you’re cruising through Alaska or are just visiting by plane or car, you can still join a shore excursion of… Continue reading The Ultimate Guide to Whale Watching in Juneau

Caribbean, Puerto Rico

Take an Old San Juan Walking Tour and Savor the City’s Flavors

There may be no better way to truly immerse yourself in a new destination than to befriend it through its history and food. Take a walk-through Old San Juan on a culinary walking tour to discover a world-class destination and one the second oldest European-founded city in the Americas. Start your food and history inspired… Continue reading Take an Old San Juan Walking Tour and Savor the City’s Flavors

Caribbean, Cruises, Vacations, Volunteer

5 Reasons to Volunteer on Vacation with ShoreTrips

Cruising into the tropics after months of careful vacation planning can feel completely surreal. Soaking up all that sun and adventure in the Caribbean often reminds us of how fortunate we are to share the experience and good fortune with our loved ones. But you can also share that sense of good fortune with the… Continue reading 5 Reasons to Volunteer on Vacation with ShoreTrips

Australia, Vacations

Essential Adventures in Sydney, Australia

Surrounded by a sparkling harbor and beaches, Sydney wows year-round visitors with its world-class attractions and access to unique and natural beauty. Fortunately, travelers looking for Sydney shore excursions have plenty to choose from. Attractions like the Royal Botanical Gardens and the Opera House are nearby, while Sydney day trips to the Hunter Valley unveils some… Continue reading Essential Adventures in Sydney, Australia

Animals, Vacations

Best Animal Encounters Around the World

Nothing feeds ideas for a bucket list than animal encounters that leave you wanting more. Whether you’re a solo, family, or baby boomer traveler; animal encounters provide a totally unique experience that fuels your sense of adventure and scratches your itch for travel at the same time. From swimming with dolphins in the Caribbean to… Continue reading Best Animal Encounters Around the World

Vacations

Family Reunion Travel Ideas — from Grandparents to Parents to Grandkids

Whether you see your extended family regularly at Sunday dinners or only gather during holidays, breaking free from the status quo rejuvenates your group and creates new chances to bond and create lifelong memories. Plan that family reunion or vacation you’ve been putting off and join together for a trip of a lifetime. Tips for… Continue reading Family Reunion Travel Ideas — from Grandparents to Parents to Grandkids

Alaska

A QuickStart Guide for Traveling to Alaska

Finding that fantastical destination that’s ideal for a cruise, wildlife viewing, fishing, and outdoor fun sounds like a tall order, but is well within reach. An Alaskan vacation fits the bill for wilderness lovers and anyone who appreciates stunning scenery and plenty of fresh air. Alaska also makes for the perfect multigenerational trip, family vacation,… Continue reading A QuickStart Guide for Traveling to Alaska

Cruises

How to Choose A Cruise Line

Cruising has soared in popularity over the years and has expanded past elite cruises for retirees and couples. It’s really no wonder the cruise business is booming with the hundreds of destinations and onboard amenities to choose from whether live entertainment or pools. There’s also a cruise for everyone whether you’re craving adventure, romance, relaxation,… Continue reading How to Choose A Cruise Line