Columbia & Snake Rivers Cruise

One of the most visited pages on this website is Columbia River Scenic Highway – 75 miles The Dalles – Troutdale Oregon Now one of the most popular cruise lines in the States, called American Queen Voyages are offering a 7 or 9 day river cruise along the Columbia and Snake Rivers. Operating in either direction you can start in Vancouver, WA (not Canada) with an … Continue reading Columbia & Snake Rivers Cruise

NYC Reveals Latest Tourist Video

With International travellers returning to America in November, NYC is one of many visitor and convention bureau’s kicking of their campaigns to entice eager tourists to their part of the states. Entry is for double vaccinated travellers from 08 November 2021 and having proof of a negative PCR test within 72 hours of arrival.  The latest New York & Co video campaign is features Broadway … Continue reading NYC Reveals Latest Tourist Video

US to LIFT Travel Restrictions 08 November 2021

Travellers that have been double jabbed and can prove a negative test (no confirmation of PCR or LFT at the moment) at least 72 hours before departure will be allowed to enter the USA for the first time since March 2020 and the start of the Corona Virus Pandemic. USA Today Those people worried about the US accepting the Oxford AstraZeneca vaccine will be delighted … Continue reading US to LIFT Travel Restrictions 08 November 2021

Florida announces Peppa Pig – New Theme Park Legoland FL

Sorry about the hero image I could only use ‘Paper Pig’. An opening date has been announced as 24 February 2022 for the first theme park solely dedicated to Peppa Pig. Located a short walk from the Legoland Resort Hotels patrons will require a separate ticket or annual pass to enter this new theme park. The park is aimed at families with young children and … Continue reading Florida announces Peppa Pig – New Theme Park Legoland FL

Albuquerque – International Balloon Fiesta

One of the states I have still to visit has been home to one of the most photographed spectaculars in the world for almost half a century. At Balloon Fiesta Park in Albuquerque – New Mexico for 9 days in the first week of October is one of the most largest and most colourful displays of Hot Air Balloons. 2021 was the 49th running of … Continue reading Albuquerque – International Balloon Fiesta

Which Mask can you fly with?

Adding to the stress of international travel are the requirements of airlines to conform with the Coronavirus Covid-19 requirements. No longer are most airlines allowing fabric masks and medical blue masks but hospital grade masks are being frowned upon.  Some airlines are only allowing FFP1 and yet their parent companies allow them. Why is there not a unified approach to this matter? So all the … Continue reading Which Mask can you fly with?

USA – Car Rental Prices Up, UP, UUPP!!

Admittedly I haven’t looked for a rental car since the Cornavirus Pandemic put a halt on my Road Trip planning and my quest in visiting the missing six states that I am yet to visit. On the encouraging news that President Joe Biden has opened up America to vaccinated UK and European visitors I thought I would do a very soft search into a visit … Continue reading USA – Car Rental Prices Up, UP, UUPP!!

Fauci – CDC should accept Astra Zeneca vaccine to enter USA

On the news that UK and European travellers will be allowed to travel to the USA the chief medical adviser, Anthony Fauci says that the Oxford- Astrazeneca vaccine should be accepted under the travel rules announced yesterday. This is the most positive news so far that I have heard and gives me hope that my next American adventure can start to be planned. Myself and … Continue reading Fauci – CDC should accept Astra Zeneca vaccine to enter USA

US to Lift Travel Ban for UK and EU Travellers

20 September 2021 – News is breaking that the US will reverse the travel ban to allow the commencement of visitors from the UK and Europe. It is expected to be announced shortly and will start in plenty time for Thanksgiving 2021 so families can reunite at last. It will be for double vaccinated travellers at this time so watch this space to see if … Continue reading US to Lift Travel Ban for UK and EU Travellers

Coronavirus – Continuing to Disrupt Travel Plans

British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson is flying to Washington D.C to meet with President Joe Biden. The media are flying with him and others are already over there to cover the meetings. One burning question is when will UK travellers be given the green light to enter the United States once again. At this time of year as we get to the delights of the … Continue reading Coronavirus – Continuing to Disrupt Travel Plans