America’s Deep South

Atlanta This college city is known as the Capital of the New South. Although a modern centre, Atlanta still has some historic neighbourhoods which are a reminder of its historic roots. The headquarters of CNN (the world’s largest news service provider) and fizzy drink producer Coca-Cola are both located in Atlanta and offer tours of their buildings. The city has a number of different districts including; Sweet Auburn – this historic district is Atlanta’s principal African-America area and is where Martin Luther King Junior was born and raised. Buckhead – this upmarket district has some of the best upmarket hotels, restaurants and shops as well as some great architecture. Peachtree Road is right in the centre of this fashionable area and has over 100 bars and restaurants all within 3 blocks! Little Five Points – a trendy neighbourhood with restaurants, cafes, shops and bookstores.… Read more “America’s Deep South”

Universal Orlando Resort presents The Spirit of New Orleans with Mardi Gras

Pacific Resort, and the magnificent night-time entertainment complex, Universal Citywalk. Florida holidays are particularly popular with families who have children of all ages.  The whole family will love being part of the entertainment here as they swing above the streets with Spiderman, soar high above Hogwarts with Harry Potter, help Agent J defeat the aliens and help Shrek in his fight to save Princess Fiona.… Read more “Universal Orlando Resort presents The Spirit of New Orleans with Mardi Gras”

Florida Travel Guide

Florida holidays are particularly popular with families who have children of all ages. From family-friendly inns and hotels to luxury penthouses, Florida has top-class accommodation to suit everyone. When it comes to dining out visitors will be spoilt for choice with restaurants to suit all budgets and palettes, from seafood diners to romantic al fresco dining and much more. Shoppers will not be disappointed as Florida is a shopper’s haven with amazing shopping malls, designer boutiques and quaint little local stores.… Read more “Florida Travel Guide”

Rosen Plaza, Orlando, International Drive – Hotel Review

” A good hotel situated towards the bottom of International Drive, within walking distance of many bars, shops and restaurants. We found the hotel very clean and our room was very spacious. This hotel is a 100% smoke-free environment which we liked. Would recommend this hotel for couples looking for bargain holidays or anyone on business.  The location is great but I would certainly recommend hiring a car in Orlando so you can get to see all the attractions and it’s also easy to get to the Coast both being approx an hours drive away.”  Satkar indian restaurant.… Read more “Rosen Plaza, Orlando, International Drive – Hotel Review”

Western America Natural Wonders

Yosemite National Park – America’s first national park. The Yosemite National Park stretches across the western slopes of the Sierra Nevada mountain chain, covering an area of more than 750,000 acres. Most of the park is a designated wilderness with amazing granite cliffs, streams, waterfalls and giant sequoia groves. Designated a World Heritage Site in 1984, most visitors spend their time at the park in the Yosemite Valley which covers seven square miles of the park. The park has five vegetation zones – lower montane, upper montane, chaparral and oak woodland, alpine and sub-alpine.… Read more “Western America Natural Wonders”