Never judge a book by its cover, or food by its establishment. I’ve had the best barbecue and kebabs at gas stations. At checkout, I am still expecting to hear “do you want gas with that?” Good food can come from unassuming places. That’s where the food truck phenomenon rolls onto the scene. In certain […]
Despite the fact that I traveled by train almost every day when I lived in Europe, I made very little use of the large number of scenic railways found throughout the Old Continent. A few weeks ago I shared with you the great railroads that the USA has to offer. Now it’s Europe’s turn to impress […]
What makes a great little mountain town? To us, these places have a quaint yet unmistakable charm and draw guests with the feeling of alpine seclusion while having plenty of nearby activities and attractions. TripAdvisor recently listed their most beautiful little mountain towns, and you can visit several with Vacation Quest! Here’s a look at […]
Many of us travelers have a bucket list and I am no different in that respect. On my list are places such as Mount Rushmore, Yellowstone and Portland, but there’s also the must-do experience: taking an epic train ride in the USA.
Every time I think of Orlando, the thoughts come attached with mouse ears. As if the city is just one big collection of amusement park rides, costumed characters and souvenir shops. That couldn’t be further from the truth. In fact, beneath Orlando’s flashy façade lies an active city entrenched in tremendous Florida scenery and countless […]
For most of us, airports are places we have to visit in order to get to our final destination. Sometimes we spend more time waiting for the next flight than we would like and we need to keep ourselves occupied. A growing number of airports is trying to change that image by enticing people to […]