August 4, 2020

Zurich is the largest city of Switzerland and capital of the canton of Zürich.

Zurich is ranked second for the highest quality of living in the world.

As of January 2019, the population of Zürich is about 400,000 people. The urban agglomeration has 1.3 million and the Zü...

July 29, 2020

We had a wonderful Private Virtual Wine Tasting with Roger and Donna Beery at J. Cage Cellars, known for their award winning Pinot Noir. This is a fun and informative way to learn about the different J. Cage wines from the comfort of your home. Talking to Roger and Don...

July 22, 2020

Marcus Notaro

Winemaker @Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars

Marcus Notaro has been the head winemaker at Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars since 2013. Prior to that, Notaro was winemaker for Col Solare, a prestigious winery located in the Red Mountain appellation of Washington State. Notar...

July 17, 2020

Amsterdam, capital of the Netherlands! These days the city has a population of just over 790.000 inhabitants and is the largest city in the country. Amsterdam is located in the province ‘Noord-Holland’, situated in the west. It is one of the most popular destinations i...

July 9, 2020

A center for regional and international trade Dubai is the most populous city in the United Arab Emirates.  The city is the economic capital of the UAE and known for trade, real estate, financial services and tourism.

It is a luxury destination for travelers. 

The Burj...

July 6, 2020

 We had a fun and informative virtual wine tasting with Kenji at Knights Bridge. 

 Our selection

The Knights Bridge Story-

In 2006, several close-knit family members discovered 50 acres of hillside vineyards in Knights Valley, the perfect spot to produce exceptional...

June 30, 2020

Visit the Dubai Museum- the oldest existing building in Dubai built in 1787

 Building a dhow

Pearl Diving

At Dubai Creek in the early 20th century there were about 300 pearl diving dhows with over 7,000 sailors. The deep dives were made with only a nose clip, finger prote...

June 23, 2020

Travel Dubai with a Deluxe Ticket on the Big Bus

Deluxe Ticket

Explore Dubai with our Deluxe 5-day ticket, which also includes our Night Tour, a Dhow Cruise, Sharjah Tour, Desert Sunset Adventure, Marina Cruise, and more.

Hop on, Hop off

Explore the city at your own pace w...

June 15, 2020

Enjoy the beautiful Dubai Marina from a wooden dhow

Take this relaxing and informative hour long cruise around this artificial canal  on a beautiful wooden dhow.

Window washers 

“Dubai is an excellent example of an impressive story of transformation.

Having started as a ba...

June 1, 2020

Take a Dhow Cruise on Dubai Creek

Dhows are wooden boats built for fishing, pearl diving and trade. Originally the boats were made exclusively with wood such as Indian Teak or Pakistani tali wood. 

Multi colored cargo dhows loading and unloading – bringing merchandise fr...

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Paul and Laine Page

Thank you to the Grand Hyatt Hong Kong for this fabulous room upgrade. Room upgrades are available to Hyatt Diamond members along with Club Lounge access.

This Japanese style room on the Spa Level floor was extra special with wrap around windows and an outside patio! In Hong Kong!

Its good to be a Diamond Hyatt member.

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