When someone mentions travel to Portugal, they probably mean visiting Lisbon or Porto. Southwest of Portugal proper, however, is an autonomous Portuguese archipelago filled with great wine, beautiful botanical gardens and a wonderful climate.
Getting to Madeira can be a little bit tricky. Most likely, travelers will need to catch a connecting flight. Europe has many direct flights to the islands, but if you are traveling from the United States, you need to connect somewhere.
Most of the high-end accommodations on the island can be found in Funchal. Funchal is home to many 4- and 5-star hotels, so check them out for a luxurious stay.
When you get to Madeira, make sure to visit Funchal, the capital and home to Madeira Botanical Garden, a tropical garden, the Funchal Cathedral and many more once-in-a-lifetime sights. To sample some excellent local wines, make a stop at Blandy’s Wine Lodge.
While on Madeira, stop at the Porto Moniz natural swimming pools. The pools are filled with seawater, which constantly crashes over a rocky barrier. It should not be missed.
There are plenty of tour companies all over Madeira willing to give visitors truly unique views of the island. Tours range from wildlife tours to rover-rides reaching the remote spaces of the island. Don’t forgo the chance to connect with the unique nature of this remote island.
Bleisure — it’s a term we’re all familiar with these days. After all, millennials drive the rising trend, combining business and leisure trips regularly. Take a few days to decompress in a new destination after a hectic schedule of meetings and business.
Considering Philadelphia is the birthplace of the cheesesteak, there’s no better place to try one. There are countless cheesesteak shops around the city. One of the most classic debates among Philadelphians is which place has the best. Here are some of the most popular shops; stop by and see for yourself which is the best one.
When the weather starts to get warmer after a long, cold winter, everyone wants to spend as much time outside as possible. If you are bored of the normal outdoor places, spice it up and head to a sculpture garden instead.
All Nippon Airways (ANA) is the largest airline in Japan. With flights from the United States to Japan and all of Asia, it's the perfect airline to book your next trip with. From ANA's amazing in-flight food to its excellent customer service, it comes as no surprise ANA has been awarded five stars for its seventh consecutive year by the SKYTRAX World Airline Rating.
Wasting hours on an airport layover can feel brutal, especially when all your work is done and all your social media networks exhausted. Instead of idly waiting for the time to pass, take some time to get in a workout and give your energy levels a boost.