Summer travel across Europe - famous landmarks and grassy hill over blue sky

France vs Italy: Which Cultural Marvel is the Right European Vacation for You?

If ever there were a “Sophie’s Choice” between two beloved countries, this is surely it. France and Italy are two of the best-loved and most-visited countries in the world. They boast incredible cultures with long histories, great food and drink, lovely architecture, comfortable climates, and some of the greatest monuments the world over. Ideally, you […]

Old Town Pier of Bryggen in Bergen, Norway

Explore Scandinavia, Absolute Beauty in Northern Europe

Few destinations blend old and new as seamlessly as Scandinavia. Visitors to Northern Europe quickly discover why Norway, Sweden, and Denmark lead the world in innovation, sustainability, and happiness. Celebrating their rich past, even as they focus on the future, Scandinavia’s capital cities, Oslo, Stockholm, and Copenhagen are ideal spots for a cultural holiday, either […]

Bran Castle at Night with Full Moon, Transylvania, Romania - Cropped

Digging Up Myths, Magic, and Monsters on Your Europe Vacation

Roaming the centuries-old sites and cities of Europe, we’re constantly reminded of just how much history there is to discover, from Iceland to Istanbul. Where there’s history, there’s mythology, and where there’s mythology, there’s magic and monsters. It would be impossible to list all the great spots for a Halloween-inspired Europe vacation in one article, […]

Tiger at London Zoo, London, England, UK (United Kingdom)

Zoos Around the World

There are, according to the American Zoo and Aquarium Association, over 10,000 zoos around the world, so while travelling, the opportunities to visit one are innumerable. Whether as an adult or a child, most people love zoos. But first, what is the definition of a zoo? I quote from one source, “An establishment that maintains […]

Table Mountain sunset, Cape Town, South Africa

Uncovering the Splendours of Southern Africa: Safari, Cape, Wine, and Waterfalls

While luxury travel options abound in Africa, only Goway’s Holidays of a Lifetime carry the company’s “Promise of Something Special.” More than just luxury accommodation and transport, these all-inclusive trips emphasize the kinds of local experiences travellers can’t find at home. This often means unique local dining experiences, distinctive or iconic accommodations, all of which […]