Khan Al-Khalili: Cairo’s market attraction

Khan Al-Khalili: Cairo’s market attraction

 

In a city as vast and sprawling as Cairo one could easily get lost in a simple neighborhood, imagine then a massive market or souk that is centuries old spanning several neighborhoods and touching up against all the famed sites in the ancient city. Such is the length and breadth of the Kahn Al-Khalili market. Continue reading

Sintra Portugal: scenic beauty and resorts near Lisbon

Sintra Portugal: scenic beauty and resorts near Lisbon

 

For anyone headed to Portugal it is a country that offers an impressive variety of culture, cuisine and friendliness. Of course many will be anxious to see the capital and perhaps the seaside towns, but if Sintra is not on the list, it certainly should be. Offering a marvelous daytrip from Lisbon, this historic and hilly town is a great experience of the lush countryside and culture of Portugal. This town is easily reached by any number of buses or trains as well as a series of good highways if you happen to be using a car. Continue reading

Hotel Review: JW Marriott Panama: Golf and Beach Resort

Hotel Review: JW Marriott Panama: Golf and Beach Resort

 

Set in the undisturbed farmlands and private shores of the Panamanian Pacific rises a heavenly escape, the JW Marriott, as a golf and beach resort it offers spectacular environs in which to enjoy both of these pleasures and many more in between. What is even more attractive is that the greater area within which the resort is built, known as Buenaventura is an ever expanding complex of shops, neighborhoods, villas and specialty stores which will continue to thrill visitors who come in the future for first or repeat visits. Continue reading

Airline Review: SWISS International Air Lines

Airline Review: SWISS International Air Lines

 

Comfort at home and abroad is one of the main hallmarks of this notable European carrier. SWISS International Airlines is a standard bearer of classic European excellence in flight and a dynamic carrier whose destinations connect the small but central homeland to the world. It is an airline that focuses on major connections between the Americas, Asia, Africa and Europe. Continue reading