Tag Archives: Travel+Leisure

Guided Tours: ‘Quebec City -Quebec, Canada’ (Video)

Take a peek into the rich history of Quebec with this informative walking tour. We learn about the founding of this historic city and explore legendary attractions such as Morrin Centre, Petit Champlain Street, Notre-Dame de Quebec Basilica-Cathedral, and The Ice Hotel!

Video timeline: ​ 0:00​ Introduction 0:34​ Founding and Independence of Quebec City 1:36​ Dufferin Terrace 2:10​ Aux Anciens Canadiens 2:44​ La Buche 4:00​ Morrin Centre 5:20​ Quebec City Hall 5:56​ Notre-Dame de Quebec Basilica-Cathedral 7:09​ Quebec Seminary 8:00​ Petit Champlain Street 8:48​ The Fudgerie 10:00​ Quebec’s building architecture 10:45​ Saint-Pierre Street 11:24​ Place Royale Town Square 12:21​ Instagram worthy Fresco 13:00​ Saint John Street 13:50​ The Ice Hotel 15:40​ Conclusion

Travel Guide: Diving & Exploring In ‘Bermuda’

Explore the rich history and culture that Bermuda has to offer with Bermuda local, Weldon Wade. From diving in the ocean blue with Guardians of The Reef and snorkeling at John Smith’s Bay, to experiencing the pink sand at Jobson’s Code and the delicious seafood at Wahoo’s Bistro and Patio – there is so much to see and experience at this beautiful destination.

Video timeline: 0:00​ Introduction 0:29​ About Weldon Wade 1:27​ Snorkeling at John Smith’s Bay 2:12​ Visit Jobson’s Code 2:44​ Eat at Wahoo’s Bistro and Patio 3:43​ Diving with Guardians of The Reef 4:47​ Shipwrecks along Bermuda’s South Shore 6:56​ Conclusion

Bermuda is a British island territory in the North Atlantic Ocean known for its pink-sand beaches such as Elbow Beach and Horseshoe Bay. Its massive Royal Naval Dockyard complex combines modern attractions like the interactive Dolphin Quest with maritime history at the National Museum of Bermuda. The island has a distinctive blend of British and American culture, which can be found in the capital, Hamilton.

Travel Guide: ‘Rome – How To Plan Your Trip’ (Video)

Here’s a quick rundown of essentials you need to know before planning your trip to the spectacular city of Rome in Italy’s Lazio region.

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​ Introduction 00:05​ The Basics 00:15​ Airports 00:31​ Public Transport 01:15​ Key Phrases 01:35​ Best Time to Visit 01:51​ Five Neighborhoods to Visit 03:18​ Landmarks 04:24​ Etiquette 04:54​ Cuisine

Walking Tours: ‘Amorgos Island In Greece’ (Video)

Located near Naxos and Ios, on the southern side of the Cyclades archipelago, Amorgos is one of the most beautiful Greek islands. So, it’s not a surprise that it was the setting location of the famous 1988 movie “The big blue”, starring Jean Reno!

Video Timeline: 00:00​ Introduction 00:45​ Lagada 01:23​ Greek Orthodox Church 02:00​ Edge of the Village of Tholaria 02:33​ Olive Press 04:17​ The Virgin Mary of the Upper Side of The Village 05:03​ The Holy Trinity 05:44​ Essential Oil Distillery 07:34​ Bay of Aegiali

Top Walking Tours: ‘Paris – Hidden Gems & Landmarks’

Paris, France’s capital, is a major European city and a global center for art, fashion, gastronomy and culture. Its 19th-century cityscape is crisscrossed by wide boulevards and the River Seine. Beyond such landmarks as the Eiffel Tower and the 12th-century, Gothic Notre-Dame cathedral, the city is known for its cafe culture and designer boutiques along the Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré.

Video timeline: 00:00​ Introduction 00:35​ Shakespeare and Company Bookstore 01:25​ Wallace fountains 02:14​ Oldest bridge in the City 03:15​ Pont des Arts 04:00​ Notre Dame 05:27​ Louvre Museum 06:08​ Eiffel Tower 06:53​ Montmartre 07:40​ Wall of Love

Travel Guide: Places To Visit In Los Angeles (Video)

Los Angeles might be known for their green juices and yoga but they also have some awesome activities you can take part in on your next vacation. From a stand up paddle boarding yoga class to a calm walk on the Tuna Canyon Trail, get out and explore what Los Angeles has to offer.

Video timeline: 00:00​ Introduction 00:26​ The Original Farmer’s Market 01:24​ Tuna Canyon Trail 02:50​ YogAqua 04:05​ Venice Beach Shopping & Art 04:28​ Kapowui Surfing

Travel Guide: Great Places To Stay & Eat In San Diego

Travel may be changing but that does not mean you can’t experience a little adventure. San Diego has a lot to offer and we explore some of the top places that are still eagerly awaiting your visit. From the best places to stay like the Tower 23 Hotel named after lifeguard post 23 to the modern Pendry San Diego Hotel. We also explore some of the best restaurants that are sure to please.

Video timeline: 00:00 Introduction 00:33 Tower 23 Hotel 01:36 Little Italy Food Hall 02:42 The Baked Bear 03:25 Pendry San Diego Hotel 04:39 Born & Raised Restaurant 05:15 The Lodge at Torrey Pines 06:13 George’s Ocean Terrace

Travel & Leisure: ‘Santa Barbara, California’

If you’re looking for the perfect vacation well spent, you have come to the right place. Whether you prefer nature walks, sailing, wine tasting, or trying new foods, Santa Barbara is home to a plethora of exciting activities at various price points. So, there’s something for everyone to enjoy! Check out these 6 incredible activities to try on your next trip to Santa Barbara, and start planning your vacation today.

Video timeline: 0:00​ Introduction 0:25​ Douglas Family Preserve 0:48​ Eat This, Shoot That! 1:47​ Self Guided Red Tile Walking Tour 2:13​ Los Padres Outfitters 3:16​ Municipal Winemakers 4:14​ Santa Barbara Sailing Center 4:48​ Conclusion

Santa Barbara is a city on the central California coast, with the Santa Ynez Mountains as dramatic backdrop. Downtown, Mediterranean-style white stucco buildings with red-tile roofs reflect the city’s Spanish colonial heritage. Upscale boutiques and restaurants offering local wines and seasonal fare line State Street. On a nearby hill, Mission Santa Barbara, founded in 1786, houses Franciscan friars and a museum. 

E-Bike Tour: ‘Santa Fe – New Mexico’ (Travel+Leisure)

Join us in an educational e-bike tour of the historic Santa Fe area! If you’re a history buff, dive into the details of the San Miguel Mission and the Oldest House in the USA. If you’re an art enthusiast, you’re sure to love the beauty and excitement of the Santa Fe Railyard art district, as well as the uniqueness of the Prescott Gallery & Sculpture Garden. This e-bike tour offers something for everyone to enjoy.

Video timeline: 0:00​ Introduction 0:23​ San Miguel Mission 1:28​ Santa Jose Bell 2:07​ San Miguel Mission Artifacts 2:53​ Oldest House in the USA 3:43​ Canyon Road 4:23​ Santa Fe Railyard 5:04​ Prescott Gallery and Sculpture Garden 6:18​ Conclusion

Santa Fe, New Mexico’s capital, sits in the Sangre de Cristo foothills. It’s renowned for its Pueblo-style architecture and as a creative arts hotbed. Founded as a Spanish colony in 1610, it has at its heart the traditional Plaza. The surrounding historic district’s crooked streets wind past adobe landmarks including the Palace of the Governors, now home to the New Mexico History Museum.