New, meets old, meets busy, meets shopping, etc This ‘Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China’ is the fourth most densely populated territory on Earth. 1st is Macao (a short boat ride away), 2nd Monaco (but it is tiny), 3rd Singapore and then Hong Kong (HK). HK is home to about 7.5 million people and is smaller than greater London – but HK is not a city, rather a physically diverse territory. *Of the top-10 most densely populated countries or territori
Dublin Mark the date – or even go further and call Go Ahead Vacations to book your space on our Ireland and Scotland trip. I am leading a custom trip to Ireland and Scotland the second half of October. This will be an excellent voyage and its always good to get back to my old home. Feel free to call me if you have specific questions, but it is worth noting, there is a $100 discount if you book before January 31 and an extra $100 if you have travelled with Go Ahead previously.
This trip was not the typical cruise adventure, rather they wanted to go inland and frankly so did I. Everyday was an event and I remember why I love the North. For such a massive territory, Alaska has very few roads – in fact our longest day driving (from Valdez to Fairbanks) was nearly 400 miles (640 kms) and effectively the route involved one left turn! Of course the drive all the way to Alaska is known as 'the Longest Run.' Set along the chilly Chena River, Fairbanks is u