Posts Tagged ‘Sights’

Take a Break in Tampa

Wednesday, January 28th, 2009

If you are looking for a nice warm place to visit this winter, Tampa, Florida should definitely make your short list.  With beaches that go on for miles and an infectiously friendly atmosphere, this city was clearly designed with tourists in mind.  So when you are ready to start planning your next getaway, consider the place that has it all!

Once you have made your decision on where to go, it is only fitting that you choose a tour company that will have you covered from arrival to departure.  With Tampa Tours, you are sure to have all of your sightseeing needs met and exceeded.  Whether your idea of a great time is spending a romantic evening on the water or checking out the area wildlife, you will not be disappointed by your experience.

When you are in the mood to have a leisurely day taking in the scenery, the Deluxe Little Manatee River Canoe or Kayak Trip is just what you need.  You can float down the river at your own pace while you soak up the beautiful surroundings and take some time to appreciate the wildlife that you see around you.  Some of the animals you might see on your trip are manatees, turtles, fish, birds, and alligators.  You may also spot some hogs, otters, and deer along the way so keep an eye out!  Towards the middle of your day, you can go fishing, check out the lay of the land, or stop off for a waterside picnic.

In Tampa, the activities don’t stop just because the sun goes down.  If you are still in the mood for some action, check out one of the dinner cruises on offer.  A fantastic combination of fine dining and entertainment, these cruises are a definite crowd pleaser and an excellent chance to check out the sights without braving the city traffic.  Similar trips are available at lunch time as well if that is more to your liking.

One such cruise is the Dinner Dance Cruise from St. Petersburg.  With incredible waterfront views of Tampa Bay, you are able to see so much more than you would by land because you have the opportunity to do so from many different vantage points.  As you take a walk up and down the decks you will see the city lit up as it stands out against the night sky.  The view, in combination with the food and entertainment, makes your trip that much more memorable so it is a great activity to share with friends or loved ones.

For more ideas for how to spend your time in Tampa, visit www.tampatours.net and see why this city has become a favorite for travelers around the country and the world.

Choose Your Cruise

Wednesday, January 14th, 2009

No matter where you are vacationing, there is bound to be a night where all you want to do is sit back and relax, and what better way to do so than on a dinner cruise? If you are anywhere in the US or Canada, Dinner Cruises can help you identify the best options for you and your traveling partners to make your trip truly special.

Not only do you get to enjoy a relaxing evening on the water, but you are also treated to a top-notch meal and quality entertainment throughout the night.  Your luxury cruise liner is fitted with the best equipment to optimize your comfort during your stay.  So whether you are visiting Nashville, spending time in Montreal, or taking a break in Hawaii, you are completely covered.

For those who are more interested in kicking back during the day, there are a number of more casual lunch cruises available.  This is a perfect opportunity to catch some rays while being guided around to see the fantastic scenery in your location of choice.  Sightseeing can get tiring, so this is your chance to let someone else do all the heavy lifting.

Take a look at www.dinnercruises.us today and let Dinner Cruises help you to find the best water activities and cruises to meet your needs.

Sun, Sand and Stunning Views

Tuesday, November 18th, 2008

With Mexico being so close to your vacation spot of San Diego, you must take advantage of the many amenities that San Diego Tours offers across the border.  Its close proximity allows you to see even more of the west coast during your vacation.

One option that San Diego Tours provides in Mexico is the Tijuana, Mexico Tour.  You will find so many wonderful things about this tour as Tijuana is a very historic and cultural city in Mexico.  One of your first stops on this completely narrated bus tour is at Paseo de los Heroes Avenue, meaning Road of the Heroes in English.  This is one of the most important avenues in all of Tijuana, and possibly Mexico as well, as it represents and celebrates the heroes of the Mexican Revolution.

Another stop along the way is the Tijuana Cultural Center.  This spherical shaped building contains a museum of Mexican history along with exhibits from different regions of the country.  Additionally, the center contains a lecture hall, IMAX® Theater, concert hall, video room, beautiful courtyards, café and bookstore.  While on this tour, you may shop through the colorful bazaars and find interesting handcrafts from the many different regions of Mexico.   There is no doubt that with this wonderfully historic based tour, you will enter back in the States more knowledgeable and impressed by Tijuana, Mexico.

Another Mexican locale that San Diego Tours can offer you is the Rosarito Beach Mexico Tour.  This tour takes you to amazing spots that you may not have known were there.  Your tour begins with a brief drive through Tijuana and a stop at the Rosarito Beach Hotel.  This hotel was a hidden getaway for the famous in the 1940s and still is a popular hotel specializing in relaxation.

After visiting the hotel and getting a look at the beautiful ocean views, the tour bus will then take you into the town of Rosarito, which was actually the filming location of the movie Titanic.  At this point, you will be given time to shop from the local vendors or dine at one of the many fantastic eateries in the area.  This tour is perfect if you want to experience a piece of culture you never knew existed.

The trip to Ensenada, Mexico should be enough to satisfy any sightseer looking for beautiful views, but the Ensenada Mexico Tour with Lunch offers much more than the natural beauty.  Not only will you witness the spectacular views from the tour coach along the way, but you will visit the Baja coastline to enjoy the amazing features Mother Nature has brought to the area.

Along the coastline, there are many small villages to visit and experience a different side to Mexico.  You will also be taken to the Rosarito Beach Hotel and see a bit of the town.  Additionally, the tour stops at a small fishing town where you will enjoy your lunch at a wonderful restaurant.  There is plenty of time to get some shopping in or take a pleasant walk along the beach.  This could be the most memorable part of your entire trip and is something you definitely will want to visit again.

There are plenty of reasons to check out the wonderful areas of Mexico while visiting California.  It is a wonderful experience that will provide great memories for you to share for many years to come.  Book your tour tickets today at www.sandiegotours.us.

Breathtaking Views from Up Above

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

The internationally renowned resort city of Las Vegas has always been known for its lavish clubs, vast amount of gamblers and big shows thus giving it the nickname, Sin City.  What people may not realize is that when you visit Vegas, there is much more than that.  There are wonderful locations in and around the area that are so beautiful and even more beautiful from the view above.   

One of the greatest places on earth and has even been named as one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, is close by.  The Grand Canyon serves as a favorite vacation spot for many travelers in the area. 

On the Grand Canyon Helicopter Tour from Las Vegas you will get a view of the Canyon that few people ever get to see.  This is the premier helicopter tour as it takes you further and deeper into the Canyon than any other helicopter tour.  You will get views of beautiful Lake Mead and the Hoover Dam.  As you soar above and through the massive Grand Canyon, you will gaze into the magnificent array of colors that seem to be painted on this canvas of a landscape.  The sights are astounding and are sure to leave you speechless.  After gliding over the wonder your tour comes to an end, but not before you observe the bright lights and gleaming signs of the Vegas Strip.  This is a wonderful tour through and through!

The lights of Vegas are a spectacular sight and are even more stunning at night.  The Vegas Nights Helicopter Flight of Las Vegas Strip is a great way to get a truly unique view of brightest city on Earth.  Though your flight is short, it is all you need to experience the wondrous, glittering view.  You will soar over the Strip and downtown Glitter Gulch.  The gleaming, shimmering lights of the dramatic city are nothing short of breathtaking.  On this magnificent helicopter ride, you will enjoy VIP treatment and complimentary drinks.  The spacious 7-seater chopper is perfect for a group of friends wanting a memorable way to see the city, or a romantic evening for a loving couple. 

There is nothing like seeing striking spots than from above them.  Lost Wages Tours aerial views can provide you with memories to last a lifetime!

Explore the Heart of Denali by Air

Tuesday, November 11th, 2008

A trip to Denali, Alaska is a perfect opportunity to become one with nature.The beautiful valleys, mountains and sky in this area are truly an indescribable sight.Denali Tours can help make your already beautiful vacation even better as there are plenty of wonderful things to do during your visit.

If you want to see the beauty from above, try out The Air Tour.This private plane will fly along the Alaska Range into the heart of Denali Park.Down below there are stunning snow capped mountains, rushing streams and a variety of native wildlife.Everything you will be stamped into your memory for eternity as the sights are some of the most beautiful in the world.

The plane will soar past the massive glaciers and even may make it all the around Mt. McKinley.Seeing this peak is something few people see from the ground and is practically a sure thing from the air.Be one of the few by being a part of this miraculous flight.

Being able to explore above it all is such a spectacular experience!Not many people get to say they did something so awesome.Be one of the few to journey to it as well as experience the Alaskan wilderness by raft, mountain bike, kayak and so much more, by visiting www.denalitours.us.Reserve your vacation activities from Denali Tours today!

Entertaining Dinner Shows Across the Globe

Monday, November 10th, 2008

Everyone needs something fun and entertaining to do during their vacation evenings.Many venture off to experience the city’s nightlife while others simply enjoy a nice dinner out and head to bed earlier to be ready for the next day’s activities.One thing that everyone seems to enjoy is a thrilling dinner show.

Dinner shows can be appreciated by people of all ages with all sorts of interests.Wherever you plan on vacationing, you can see if there is a dinner show near you on the Dinner Shows’ website to take your group out for an evening full of fun!

One of the most popular locations with hundreds of dinner shows is Branson, Missouri.This is a great place to have some fun on a riverboat, in a theater, or any other fun venue.Aboard the Branson Belle Riverboat, you can enjoy an elegant cruise, delicious food and non-stop entertainment.

Additionally, you can watch western classics during one of the many Chuckwagon shows that are performed in cities all over the U.S.

Another great location for a dining show is Nashville, Tennessee.Like Branson, this city is full of great shows that everyone in the family will love.For a blast from the past, the Cowboy Town Wild West Show & Campfire Supper is a great choice.The General Jackson Dinner Cruise & Show is another great opportunity.The showboat will float along the Cumberland River providing you with an excellent meal and even better Broadway style performances.

Dinner Shows offers many types of entertainment so you can pick and choose which one best fits your interests.Additional locations include Atlanta, Orlando, Richmond, Chicago, Niagara Falls, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Hawaii and many, many more!

Each of the shows listed on Dinner Shows’ website, www.dinnershows.us, are extremely popular so if you find one that strikes your fancy, reserve it soon as they sell out quickly.

Wine and Dine on Exciting Cruises and Shows in Ohio

Tuesday, November 4th, 2008

Ohio is a wonderful state to visit as it is full of great activities to do.  With several large cities within the state, there is no doubt that you will find plenty of fun and excitement during your stay.  Ohio Tours can help make that possible by providing you with an array of tours, activities and attraction tickets.

One of the most praised tours that you can be a part of is the Cleveland Lunch Cruise.  It is a perfect way to take a break from sightseeing, shows or visiting with friends and family while still experiencing the city.

Enjoy an excellent lunch and exceptional entertainment aboard a luxury ship with a crew available to cater to your every need.  A vacation is not a vacation without spending time kicking back and relaxing.  What is great about this ship is that there are enclosed spaces as well as open decks which are great for a stroll to check out the sites.  The ship will cruise under historic bridges as well as give you stunning views of the Cleveland skyline.  Instead of just seeing the beautiful city like everyone else does, this cruise gives you the chance of seeing the sights in a brand new way! 

Everyone is looking for fun things to do in the evening and what better way to have some excitement than with a dinner show?  The Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre in Columbus would be a fantastic addition to anyone’s vacation.  The show’s them changes throughout the year, so if you want to make another trip back some other time you can see something completely different!  In addition to wonderful entertainment, the food served to you is incredible!  Your trip to Ohio would not be complete with a thrilling night in Ohio’s original murder mystery dinner theatre. 

Another great way to spend an evening in Ohio is aboard the Cleveland Sunset Dinner Cruise.  The scrumptious buffet meal is completely unlimited so you can eat as much as you like throughout the evening.  While you wine and dine, amazing musical talent will provide entertainment for you and your party.

When you need to take a break from the large meal and dancing, take a step onto the outdoor decks of the ship.  A nice walk under the star filled night sky is a perfect addition to your perfect night.  What better way to spend an evening than enjoying delicious food, hearing engaging music and gazing at the beautiful night sky?

Since there are so many wonderful things to do while visiting Ohio, there is no doubt that you will have an excellent vacation.  Let Ohio Tours provide you with your vacation fun to ensure this is your best trip to date.   Visit www.ohiotours.net and check out all there is to do in Ohio!

Choose Vienna as your Holiday Destination

Friday, October 31st, 2008

By choosing Vienna, Austria as your vacation, you would be selecting an absolutely perfect site to spend your holiday.  Vienna is a wonderful city as it has the third highest quality of living within the European Union and has plenty of opportunities for you have an enjoyable time during your stay.

While visiting the city, Vienna Tours can provide you with a number of tours and attractions.  Many tourists tend to take boat tours in Vienna or enjoy the Sound of Music Tour.  Other tours offered take you to the many historic sites around the city.  Vienna Tours even provides vacations to other cities nearby.

One of the most popular tours people enjoy is the Prague Bus Tour.  You take an exciting drive aboard a roomy tour coach through the beautiful historical areas of Moravia, the Czech Republic’s eastern region. 

When you reach Prague, you will realize why it is called “The Golden City.”  With some of its architecture dating back to the 14th Century, the city is full of architectural gems and cultural splendor.  You will ride through the economic and cultural center of Bohemia, the core of the former Czechoslovakia. 

After lunch, you will see an array of famous sites throughout the city including Charles Bridge – the stone Gothic bridge built in 1172, the National Theatre, the Jewish Cemetery, Wenceslas Square – the beautiful area full of shopping, eateries, hotels and casinos, and the elaborate homes on the Moldavian river banks.  This tour is a favorite among tourists!

Another great tour is the Panoramic City Tour with Boat Ride.  On this thrilling tour of Vienna, you will take a relaxing boat ride which will provide excellent views of the stunning city.  As you float down the Danube, you will catch views of the Wiener Prater – the large public park, the 826-foot high Danube Tower complete with a rotating restaurant that you may enjoy later during your trip, and Friedensreich Hundertwasser’s most well-known building the Hundertwasser.  The building contains apartments, offices and terraces but looks more like a painting than a building. 

On the way back, you will see the magnificent hills of the Vienna Woods and amazing sights of the vineyards.  This is a perfect way to relax during your vacation while still seeing the wonderful city of Vienna.

There are so many tours, attractions and activities in Vienna, Austria.  Reserve your tickets today at www.viennatours.net. 

Explore Festive Louisiana

Wednesday, October 29th, 2008

Louisiana is the world’s festival capital which means there are fun and exciting festivities to be enjoyed year round.  In addition to have many, many fun activities throughout the year, Louisiana is an extremely charming place.  There is no other way to experience Louisiana’s charm than by diving into its unique culture.

A great way to see some of the major aspects of the state is by taking part in the New Orleans Ultimate Tour by Van.  Louisiana Tours offers this fantastic ride through the city streets and is something you should not pass up.  This tour also includes a real Cajun lunch that you are sure to love!  It is a real adventure as all the guests not only get to see the great locations within the city, but also have a chance of taking a ride on a high-speed airboat on the bayou.  Additionally, you may even get to hold a baby alligator!

If you fell in love with the Cajun bayou then you will love this:  the Cajun Swamp Boat Private Tour.  This ride through the southern Louisiana swamplands is a one-of-a-kind experience that the whole family will enjoy.  Your guide is a Cajun native and can let you in on the secrets and legends of the area.  During this tour, you will spot the local wildlife like alligators, snakes and egrets as well as some pretty spectacular views.

For a fun night out during your vacation, try out the New Orleans Dinner & Jazz Cruise.  New Orleans is well known for its music scene and once that is combined with the views aboard the boat, you may never want to leave.  Once aboard the massive steamboat, you will receive breathtaking views of the New Orleans night skyline, enjoy a delectable buffet style meal, and be completely entertained by the live jazz performers.

In the French Quarter Walking Tour, you will see parts of the state and hear incredible stories that the average visitor may miss.  Your local guide provides you with stories and tales of America’s oldest and most unique neighborhood.  This tour will take you to the most famous sites in the Quarter like beautiful courtyards, the Pharmacy Museum, Bourbon Street, historic streetcars, the Jackson Square artists and much, much more.  Many of the spots that were destroyed in Hurricane Katrina have been renovated and replaced so this is a great way to see the old and new mesh together.

For a truly wonderful vacation, visit Louisiana.  Here you can experience thrills, fun, romance and history making it a very worthwhile trip.  Book your vacation activities at www.louisianatours.net.

Travel through Texas

Monday, October 27th, 2008

With Texas being such a large state, you will never find yourself without something fun and exciting to do.  Your dream Texas vacation can become a reality through Texas Tours.  Your visit can be anything you want it to be with the wide array of tours, activities and attraction tickets that are laid down at your feet.

A great thing to do in Texas is to get to know the city where you staying.  Austin, San Antonio, Dallas and El Paso all have complete tours throughout the city.  You can even make a trip to Juárez, Mexico from Texas and tour around that area as well. 

The Austin in 90 Minutes Tour is a great introduction to the city as you will see 30 of the city’s major historical and cultural attractions.  You can keep track of your favorite parts so you can go back and see them more in depth later during your stay.  Another great city tour is the San Antonio Grand Tour where you get to visit the Alamo, Mission San Jose, Market Square and many more great locations.

If you are looking for some underwater fun and are staying in or near South Padre, try out one 12 diving trips located there.  In some you will get to swim with tropical fish through the beautiful coral reef and with others you can explore through an abandoned ship wreck.  Whatever you choose, you are sure to be happy with your decision. 

Other fantastic activities offered by Texas Tours include dinner shows in Dallas, trolley tours in San Antonio, dude ranch visits throughout the state, helicopter rides over Fort Worth, and turkey hunting in Seymour to just name a few.

If you want your trip to Texas to create memories to last a lifetime, reserve your activities through Texas Tours at www.texastours.net. 


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