Posts Tagged“USA”

Image source: *~Dawn~*  For some of us, a sun-drenched holiday destination simply will not do. We want a trip that changes our perspective and makes us think differently about our place in the world. Alaska, with its soaring mountains, magnificent wildlife and spectacular glacial coastline, delivers just that. This northern-most American state is home to a mere 736,732 people and only around 20 per cent of it is passable by road. It’s also not directly connected to the lower 48 states in the US and you’ll still need a US Visa to visit. It’s the perfect get-away-from-it-all destination with a whole…

The French Open, Paris Several musicians – including Frank Sinatra – have offered up songs in tribute to the iconic location that is Paris over the years – and who could begrudge them? There is endless opportunities for fun in the capital of France and if you love your tennis, there’s a great reason to be here for the French Open, the second of the four Grand Slam tennis events of the season. Held in May-June each year, the French Open is always a special time not least for the usually perfect weather. This is an ideal time to be in…