With an average of 6 million visitors per year over the last decade, the Munich Oktoberfest has rightfully become known as the World’s Largest Folk Festival. This year, Oktoberfest took place from September 22–October 7. While the event is popularly known for it’s beer drinking, it is also a place where tradition is carried on and history comes to life. If you couldn’t make it this time around, here’s what you missed beyond the beer and pretzels… Plus, learn about an Exclusive Oktoberfest Vacation Package you can book for next year!
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From creepy cemeteries to eerie islands, paranormal places attract our attention. Some of the destinations on your bucket list have a dark history, and after learning about them, the hairs on the back of your neck may stand up a little straighter when you visit. Read about the World’s Most Haunted Places, and view the cruises that will take you there…if you dare. Read more
While some travelers enjoy the commotion of summer in Cape Cod, things can get a bit busier (and hotter) by the end of August. Thankfully, that’s when sweet September rolls around. The fall shoulder season is one of Cape Cod’s best-kept secrets. That’s when there’s plenty of room at the beach and less traffic. But the weather and the water are still warm and delightful! Here are the top 4 reasons to visit Cape Cod in September.
A planned trip can add a pep to your step and a glimmer of dreaminess to your future forecast. It’s exciting getting away and almost equally exciting just planning and counting down the days to your long-awaited getaway. Allow yourself to be carried away in this serendipity anticipation. Read more
What better way to celebrate your freedom than by traveling to iconic cities in the United States? Take a nostalgic journey to Boston and make a first-hand visit to Cape Cod and Plymouth Rock. Reminisce to when Pilgrims and European settlers first arrived in America and take in all the rich history and culture that Cape Cod has to offer. Drive down the historic and scenic route 6A, the Old King’s Highway, to get a view of the Cape Cod lighthouse and visit the Cape Cod National Seashore Visitor’s Center at “Land’s End”—Provincetown. No trip to New England would be complete without spending a day touring the affluent summer colony of Martha’s Vineyard. With its brightly painted cottages with gingerbread trim, this island day trip acts as the icing on the cake to your New England experience. Read more
The ocean—the largest habitat on Earth. We know more about the surface of Mars than we do about life in the depths of our oceans, hence the appeal of the series Blue Planet and Blue Planet II. As noted by The Telegraph, Narrator Sir David Attenborough reveals the wonders of this underwater world, urges us to care for our planet, and perhaps entices us to take a leap into the deep. Take a deep breath, and explore these awe-inspiring Blue Planet filming locations and the Journeys that will take you there. Read more