10 Must-See Destinations for 2014!

1. Rio de Janeiro
riobrazilRio has certainly been a popular destination recently.  This past year, Rio de Janeiro hosted the 2013 World Youth Day and this upcoming summer they will be hosting many FIFA World Cup games, including the final!  In 2016, this destination will also be the first South American city  to host the Summer Olympics.  But the excitement doesn’t end there, with beautiful landscape, laidback beach culture, and of course, Carnival, Rio de Janeiro has landed itself as our number one destination for 2014!  Experience a guided adventure through Rio de Janeiro with our tours! (more…)

Walk in the Footsteps of Musical Giants in Historic Liverpool

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When anyone mentions Liverpool, the common man may simply think of the popular Football/Soccer team. However, when I hear I think of the musical acts that came out of that blue-collar city and paved the way for musicians for generations to come. Liverpool is most famously known for being the birthplace of The Beatles.  Yet, Liverpool is the hometown of groups from the 60’s such as Gerry and the Pacemakers, new wave group from the 80’s A Flock of Seagulls, and 90’s pop sensations BBMak, as well as a range of solo artists ranging from Cilla Black to Elvis Costello. Liverpool is truly the epicenter for musical talent. So much in fact, that in the 60’s, the sound that came out of Liverpool was known as the “Mersey Beat” (Liverpool resides along the River Mersey). Clearly, if you’re a musical nerd like me, Liverpool is a city that you need to visit! I was going to write another blog that outlined my journey through Liverpool, but my heart was set on doing anything that involved The Beatles with the very little amount of time I had to explore the city. However, there is so much to do in Liverpool. Here at 5 things to do in this city that is boasting with culture! (more…)