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

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Hawaii

Unique Tours in Hawaii for Adventurers at Heart

When you step off an airplane or cruise ship in Hawaii and look around, it’s hard to imagine this place even exists within the United States. With a world-class metropolitan city, adventure hiking, exotic marine life, and exquisite scenery, Hawaii vacations make the list for a must-see multi-generational destination. It’s also a pretty spectacular place… Continue reading Unique Tours in Hawaii for Adventurers at Heart

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Europe

Top 10 Best Experiences to Have in Europe

If you don’t have your Europe wish list handy, go ahead and toss it aside because you’re going to need a new one altogether after this. Instead of the usual European vacation, conjure up the kind of bucket list experiences you’ll always remember from speed boats, golf cart tours, icy hideaways, and snowmobiling across glaciers.… Continue reading Top 10 Best Experiences to Have in Europe

Caribbean

Best Experiences in the Caribbean for Everything on Your List

For being comprised of such small islands, the Caribbean offers a diverse range of fun and adventure from water sports to rainforests. The hard part about visiting the area is figuring out where to go and what to do. Fortunately, each island is branded with its own unique strengths and beauty. Here’s how to tackle… Continue reading Best Experiences in the Caribbean for Everything on Your List