Discover Local Insight About: Travel Services
by Lynda Schauf of Laura's Travel Services Inc Published: Feb. 28, 2011
Australia has great appeal for all types of travelers – families, solo travelers, young and mature! It is a safe destination where travelers find they get a good value for their dollar. While many think the flying time is too lengthy, in actuality it is about the same distance as flying to Italy. Another plus, they speak English there!
by Lynda Schauf of Laura's Travel Services Inc Published: Jan. 31, 2011
The name Dublin is derived from the Irish name Dubh Linn (meaning “black pool”). The common name for the city in Modern Irish is Baile Atha Cliath (meaning “town of the hurdled ford”). Why name it after a black pool?
by Lynda Schauf of Laura's Travel Services Inc Published: Dec. 20, 2010
There are travel experiences in ones life that leave an impression in your memory and affect your view of life. My first trip to China left such a stamp on me. The Chinese culture as a whole is dramatically different from what we live everyday in many ways, and very evident is their commitment to improving their country.
by Lynda Schauf of Laura's Travel Services Inc Published: Nov. 15, 2010
We have become very familiar with expiration dates that appear on medicines or food items; however we do not generally believe there is an expiration date on doing the things we want in life. If you are older than 18, anything that involves wheelies, jumping off ramps, or a special slot in the X Games is probably is not still a “must do”.
by Lynda Schauf of Laura's Travel Services Inc Published: Nov. 08, 2010
Vietnam has become noticed as one of the hottest destinations in Asia. After being closed to the world for nearly 20 years, it has developed a huge travel draw for tourists from all over the world.
by Lynda Schauf of Laura's Travel Services Inc Published: Oct. 28, 2010
Brazil is the largest Latin American country, covering almost half of South America. It is the fifth largest country in the world after Canada, the Russian Federation, China and the United States. The Equator cuts across the northern region of the country. Equador and Chile are the only two countries in the South American continent that do not share a border with Brazil. The Atlantic Ocean extends along the entire east coast of the country. You will find Brazil is a country with a wide range of activities and interests.
by Lynda Schauf of Laura's Travel Services Inc Published: Oct. 04, 2010
While I would love to think all readers will plan to book their next vacation with us, I know there are many options available and I expect you are receiving mailings, emails and seeing ads regularly that encourage you to make your travel plans with an online supplier or directly with a travel company.
by Lynda Schauf of Laura's Travel Services Inc Published: Sep. 14, 2010
Having just returned from a Mediterranean cruise, I wanted to share my excitement about the city where the cruise originated, Venice, Italy. It had been many years since I visited, and I was pleasantly surprised with the city’s condition and ambiance!
by Lynda Schauf of Laura's Travel Services Inc Published: Aug. 02, 2010
A day does not pass and generally more than once a day, when a friend, client or new acquaintance asks me “how is the travel business doing?” I thought it an appropriate time to share some information being distributed throughout the travel industry network.
by Lynda Schauf of Laura's Travel Services Inc Published: Jul. 07, 2010
Known to be America’s first planned city, Savannah was voted one of the “World’s Top Ten Trendy Travel Hot Spots” by the New York Times and was featured as a “Top 10 U.S. City to Visit” in Conde Nast Traveler. Savannah is also of interest to literary and musical aficionados as it is the home of Johnny Mercer, composer of “Skylark.”
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