Activities

So you want to get away, but you don't know where to go or what to see? We've put together a list of some of the possibilities and catagorized them to help get your imagination churning!

Information on Casinos

So you fancy yourself a gambler, or you just can’t get enough of the lights, shows, and extravagance of the casino scene? Well, if it is casinos you want, we can take you across the world to the cream of the crop. If you’re seeking a small-town casino scene, perhaps Reno, Nevada is the place for you; however, if it’s glamour you crave, how about the City of Lights - Las Vegas, Atlantic City, or New Orleans? And that’s just in the U.S.!

Las Vegas, Nevada

Monte Carlo Casino, Monaco, France

The world has much to offer us in the realm of prodigal casino environments. From our neighbors in the Bahamas and Antigua, to our casino-loving brethren in the culturally exquisite Macau, China and Monaco, venturing across the ocean for these locations is more than worth it!

Information on Cruises

Ah, the relaxation of a cruise. Nothing can really compare to its pure serenity. As you glide across the ocean, you can enjoy the endless entertainment aboard the ship, or simply catch some sun on the deck as the captain navigates you to various locations to indulge each of your senses.

Alaskan Glaciers

Nassau, Bahamas

Seeking the beauty of nature in its simplistic glory, one could take in a cruise to Alaska. Enjoy the culture of the small villages that have stood in time and maintained their genuine touch, and then hop back on the ship to experience a humbling tour through the glaciers of the north. You say you covet sun and sand? Then come aboard one of the many ships that venture through the Caribbean and Mexican Riviera, stopping along the unique island ports to embrace their luscious beaches and diverse music.

Information on Family Fun

Whenever the topic of family trips comes up, the first word out of anyone’s mouth usually is Disneyland, and for good reason. Disneyland offers the perfect balance of rides and shows. In recent years, they’ve built upon the entertainment with the introduction of the California Adventure Park as well. While in the Anaheim area, you can take a short trip to Knott’s Berry Farm in Buena Park for a change of pace and a smaller scene.

Disneyland, Anaheim, California

Busch Gardens, Tampa, Florida

The west coast offers many opportunities for family entertainment beyond just Disneyland. Just over a hundred miles south of Los Angeles is San Diego, one of the most family-friendly cities in the county. San Diego offers visitors the opportunity to get acquainted with species of land and sea life spanning that can be found across the world. See koalas being fed in the famous San Diego Zoo, take a safari drive through an African jungle at the Wild Life Animal Park, and be blown away by killer whales and dolphins at Sea World. And a mere thirty minute drive up the freeway from San Diego in the city of Carlsbad is Legoland California, a park that gives homage to the toy we all know and love. And don’t think California is the only state to offer the ultimate family experience!

Information on Museums & Art

Museums are the keepers of our being. What are we if not the result of where we’ve been? Take a trip to a museum and find yourself. Walk through the halls of history and enjoy your very own travel through time. On American soil rest some of the premiere museums in the world. In New York, visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City and the Museum of Modern Art in Manhattan. The Art Institute of Chicago provides a healthy balance of modern and historical art in its own right. And, of course, the Smithsonian in Washington D.C., the largest museum in the world, houses some of this nation’s most priceless historical artifacts.

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

The Smithsonian, Washington D.C.

Adventuring abroad for your art fix will surely satisfy your creative appetite. Be it the Prado Museum in Madrid, Spain, the Uffizi Gallery in Florence, Italy, or the State Hermitage in Saint Petersburg, Russia, there is history dating back to the beginning of time under these roofs. Even grander than these inspiring treats are two elite locations, Musee du Louvre in Paris, France, and the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, Egypt. The Louvre is the keeper of the greatest art works in the world, most notably the famous Mona Lisa by the well-known Florentine artist and inventor Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci. A visit to the Egyptian Museum will reveal art and technological advancements far before their time as invented by Egyptians long, long ago.

Musee du Louvre, Paris, France

The Egyptian Museum, Cairo, Egypt

Dare to be inspired, dare to learn more about yourself by looking into the soul and spirit of a masterpiece. Visit one of these incredible museums today!

Information on Sight Seeing

Whether it is natural occurrences, historical sites, or architectural marvels, there are sights to behold both here and abroad. On the west coast are locations such as San Francisco, California and Seattle, Washington. While in San Francisco, you can take in the many cultural regions and cuisines, visit the Sony Metreon for a peak at advanced technologies on their way to our homes, or take a ferry ride to the infamous Alcatraz prison and walk the halls once shared by criminal masterminds such as George “Machine Gun” Kelly, Al Capone, Henri Young, and Robert “Birdman” Stroud. While in Seattle, Washington, you can take a trip to the famous Space Needle and enjoy fine dining at over 600 feet, and enjoy a ride through the city on one of the nation’s premiere monorail systems.

Alcatraz Prison, San Francisco, California

The Space Needle, Seattle, Washington

On the east coast you can spend a few days taking in the many sights of New York. Visit the Statue of Liberty, Rockefeller Center, Empire State building, and the amazing Niagara Falls. A day trip to New Jersey can offer a chance to take in one of the most important locations in this country’s history, Ellis Island. Here you can view photos and logs of the many people who came to this country by ship, passing through the gates of the island with their families. And when speaking of historical locations on the east coast, one has to mention Washington, D.C. Walk up the stairs of Lincoln Memorial, or take a picture of the largest, free-standing, stone monolith in the world, the Washington Monument. And, of course, what trip to Washington D.C. would be complete without a visit to the White House. Artifacts of the nation’s heritage exist throughout the north-east, each site a marvel and miracle in its own way.

Liberty Island, New York

The Colliseum, Rome, Italy

Of course, other countries have their own flare and wonder to behold. A trip to Europe can yield the history of the Renaissance, the Roman Empire, or the Spanish conquistadores. A voyage to Asia provides remains of battles of the ages, the Great Wall of China, the fantastic collections of the Ming dynasty, and much, much more. And, of course, counties that share a continent with the United States, Mexico and Canada, offer miracles of their own. The fusion of cultures in Canada emits a beauty and tranquility rarely seen. An adventure through the forests of Mexico demonstrate a people from many years ago, wise beyond explanation in the skills of math and battle, even by today’s standards. Yes, there are sights to be seen, anywhere and everywhere. Are you ready to take the reins?

Information on Top Beaches

In the need for the sun and the sand, and water for as far as the eye can see? The United States has some well-known, and others not so well-known, incredible beaches. Whether it is the popular Palm Beach, Florida, or the equally beautiful and lesser-known Cumberland Island, Georgia, you are sure to get the peace on the beach that you are looking for. For a more celebrated beach endeavor, Miami, Florida offers a cultural environment that only enhances the beach experience. And of course we cannot forget Hawaii. Hawaii boasts some of the best beaches in the world, the most famous of all being Hapuna Beach. With multiple resorts mere feet from the sand, this location is sure to impress.

Key Biscayne, Florida

Bondi Beach, Sydney, Australia

Just south of the United States, Mexico is sure to be a crowd-pleaser for beach enthusiasts. Puerto Vallarta, Acapulco, Cabo San Lucas, and Cancun all offer white sands and crystal clear water, beautiful and pristine. For a taste of something different, maybe a trip to Antigua, Fiji, Australia, or the Canary Islands can offer you a spin on the beach scene you never would have imagined. Australia is a must-see for any water sport connoisseurs out there.



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