Enjoying our first dinner during a group tour of Sicily, I turned to our guide and told him that the meal was excellent. This being Sicily, the reply was not all that surprising. “You can steal my money but don’t touch my food,” Alessio remarked. He followed that remark by claiming, “If lunch or dinner doesn’t have at …
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Mention New York City and “islands” isn’t likely to come up. Many people don’t know that the Big Apple encompasses over 40 islands, many worth a visit.
Have you ever wondered how states got their nicknames? In the mid-1800s, so much precious metal covered the ground in Nevada that prospectors could shovel it up. A century later, an avian disaster struck birdlife along the Louisiana coastline. Today visitors may relive those chapters of the past in Nevada, Louisiana and elsewhere while learning …
Sampling new foods as you go around the country can be a pleasurable and educational part of travel. Or it can offer a challenge. That’s the case when diners confront home-grown favorite foods which ― for better or worse ― are popular in specific states or regions. Earning bonafides by eating like the locals is …
Provence, France: Captivating hill towns and Medieval history; farmer’s markets and festivals; wonderful wines and glorious cheeses ― and the magic of UNTOURS.
Places in the United States share their name, but little else, with destinations here and around the world. Some probably are close to where you live.
Overseas Adventure Travel’s emphasis on Learning & Discovery adds a whole new dimension to their itineraries as this trip to Sicily, Italy confirms
Italy’s Piedmont region boasts lovely landscapes, fabulous food and wonderful wines. Tiny towns and a unique gastronomic-related profession add to its appeal
From food to fashion, music to mystery, cruises focus on a variety of interests. Check out the something-for-everyone variety.
Aquarium Encounters in Marathon Key, Florida offers interactive, captivating experiences underwater and above ground with a variety of sea life.
Dramatic overlooks, mountains, rushing waterfalls and giant sequoias are a few of the natural wonders in California’s Yosemite National Park.
An UNTOUR through Italy’s Tuscan countryside is a whirlwind adventure filled with vino and vistas, endlessly explorable hill towns, narrow streets traversing centuries of history, vineyards galore, palate-enhancing feasts and welcoming companions.