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Frequently Asked Questions about Traveling to Iceland

Anyone who has been following travel trends has no doubt seen Iceland growing in popularity – and for good reason. This country has so much to offer, from adventure to natural beauty to culture to cuisine. If you’re interested in experiencing Iceland for yourself but want to learn more, good news! Our partners at Iceland… Read More >

5 Reasons to Give the Gift of Travel

Finding the perfect gift is tricky. Will that argyle sweater be too small for your dad? What if your husband all of a sudden has an aversion to whiskey? And still to this day, you’ve never given your sister a gift that she hasn’t immediately returned. Did you know studies show the happiness we feel… Read More >

Cruise Trends for 2020

There is no one-size-fits-all trip, especially when it comes to cruising. Each cruise line has a unique offering, both on-board and on land, and they are constantly enhancing the experience. So before we sail into the New Year, take a look at the top cruise trends for 2020. Wellness on Board Wellness is a buzzword… Read More >

Just Back From: Alaska with Holland America Line

Meet Kristen Meckem, Brownell Independent Advisor and explorer of The Last Frontier. Kristen recently spent 8 days with her family aboard Holland America’s Eurodam on an adventure to Alaska. Now that she has returned from her trip, she is sharing everything you need to know about taking a cruise to Alaska.  Length of trip: 8… Read More >

Southern Africa Country Guide

Southern Africa has a little bit of everything. Each country features unique experiences, from wildlife viewing to cultural activities to magnificent landscapes. So whether it is your first or fifth trip to the region, it is hard to decide where to go. Our partners at Africa Inscribed break down what to do in each destinations… Read More >