With fewer than 400 African wild dogs estimated to be left in South Africa, seeing one of these apex predators in the wild is always a privilege.
With a new wave of campers comes Wi-Fi, plush robes, and apps that make booking a campsite as easy as calling an Uber
Heading to South Africa? Why not add Victoria Falls too?
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If you don’t mind a little dew on your shoes, golf courses, especially private ones, are often places to find celebrities or follow in the footsteps of the famous. Longtime PGA professional Michael Kernicki, now the general manager at True North Golf Club, sometimes shares his “star stories.”
This company has the most departures for women-only adventure travel, with 26 counties covered in 2018.
Traffic and a run on Moon Pies were anticipated in some places as as Americans prepared for Monday’s eclipse, the first to move coast to coast in nearly a century.
Switzerland’s largest city may be full of bankers but it has the feel and charm of a small town
Mexico City’s dining scene is exploding.
With award-winning restaurants like Enrique Olvera’s Pujol and Eduardo García‘s Máximo Bistrot, the city’s dining options are increasingly gaining international recognition, and eager tourists are taking note.
While the farm-to-table idea is not new in the food world, some higher-end restaurants in Mexico City are beginning to source their ingredients directly from the famed floating gardens of Xochimilco. Sometimes referred to as the “Mexican Venice” for its canals and brightly colored boats, Xochimilco is home to gardens that use ancient cultivation techniques to produce over 2.5 tons of food per month.
With the help of a business called Yolcan, Xochimilco’s produce is now being served in Mexico City’s most acclaimed restaurants. Ahead, a look at the techniques used there.
Source: Associated Press
This week, we shared another exciting update from Disney’s Hollywood Studios that the Muppets Courtyard, along with a portion of the former Streets of America will be re-imagined by Walt Disney Imagineering to become a new area called Grand Avenue.
Grand Avenue is inspired by present-day downtown Los Angeles, featuring vintage office buildings and warehouses representing the different vibrant districts and cultures of the city. One hot spot will be the BaseLine Tap House, a cheerful corner pub specializing in beer and wines from California.
Grand Avenue is set to open in fall. Check Jennifer’s original story for more details.
And Disney Parks Blog readers were among the first to learn that the Disney Parks Moms Panel Search 2018 is here. The search will open at noon ET on September 6, 2017 and run through noon ET on September 13, 2017.
Heading into its 11th year, the Disney Parks Moms Panel is a trusted source offering tailored parent-to-parent vacation advice in a convenient question-and-answer format. Applicants will be selected based on their personal experience with various Disney destinations, and their ability to communicate their Disney knowledge to prospective guests in easy-to understand and friendly ways.
To find out more, visit www.momspanelsearch.com.
Here are some of the other stories we worked on this week.