Daily Archives: March 22, 2012

Travel Tidbits – Hidden and disappearing destinations

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10 hidden places most people don’t know about
10 hidden destinations from Joe Yogerst, one of the authors of National Geographic’s Secret Journeys of a Lifetime… Yahoo Travel News

 

 

 

5 Hidden Gems in New York City
Here are five free or inexpensive places that aren’t mentioned in any of the four major guidebooks… New York Times

 

 

 

Top 5 disappearing places
For your next trip, consider these Top 5 disappearing places and enjoy them before they’re lost to future generations… Yahoo Travel News

 

 

 

 

Piotr Redlinski for The New York Times

The Hidden Route to Machu Picchu
Machu Picchu was first seen by an American 100 years ago… New York Times

 

 

 

 

 

Going green ... Papakolea Beach, Hawaii. Photo: Steve Dunleavy SteveD./Flickr

The world’s most unusual beaches
Candy sands, disappearing waves, transformed trolls – if life’s a beach, these are its strangest days… Sydney Morning Herald

 

 

 

 
11 new hotel wonders
Some of the world’s best architects have started exploring a new frontier — hotels — and the results will leave you speechless… CNN

 

 

 

 

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About All About Travel

Opened in 1978, All About Travel is located in the Oklahoma City area.  We are a family owned and operated company that has strived to provide our clients with the highest quality of service for more than 30 years.  Our agents can arrange all your travel needs from the individual hotel and/or car reservation to an around the world cruise.  Nothing is out of reach.

We can help plan your honeymoon, your destination wedding or the much needed getaway for two.  Don’t forget about your business, we can handle all the travel needs for your company as well.  Anything from an airline flight and hotel for a meeting or all the planning needed for your next company-wide seminar.  We can arrange hotel space for all attendees and meeting rooms for all purposes.

Our agents travel to many destinations on FAM trips (Familiarization trips) these trips are designed by tour operators and cruise lines to make certain that travel agents are up-to-date on popular destinations and cruise ships.

So the next time you need to, or better yet, want to travel…Let us help, it’s what we do.

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Willow Stream Spa at Mayakoba: Chocolate Nourishment for the Soul

Travel Destination Bucket List

Imagine being covered from head to toe in decadent dark chocolate – the ultimate pampering begins at Willow Stream Spa at Mayakoba Fairmont Resort in the Mayan Riviera.  For chocolate lovers – nourishment for the soul begins here!

The Food of the Gods package is decadent, a 60 minute treat for the senses.  Chocolate, or Ka’kaw (Mayan word for chocolate), was highly revered in pre-Hispanic Mexico.  Often offered as a tribute to the gods, it was, and still is, considered to be edible gold.  Loaded with antioxidants, this experience includes a cacao mask body wrap, scalp massage and finishes with a coconut oil and rose essence massage.

Time stood still as I lay on the table, music gently playing in the background.  The rich scents of chocolate permeated the air as my massage therapist gently rubbed the warm mixture over my body.  My mind drifted to the gift shop where…

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Photo Mania – Cherry Blossoms in full bloom

Places Unknown

The Cherry Blossoms are in full bloom. There are thousands of people coming out to look at them, everyone taking photos. Some are looking super pros, with big camera, click, click, click. Some are somewhere in the middle with midsize cameras and P&S. Some are with their smart phones only. True photo mania.

Click me!

Click me!

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A Royal Hideaway in Mexico