Everything You Need to Know About Tipping on a Cruise

The question of tipping—how much and to whom—is always a hot topic among travelers, especially when it comes to cruise gratuities. The cruise industry has tried to make tipping less stressful and less complicated by incorporating automatic tipping on mainstream lines and instating a “no gratuities required” policy on most luxury ocean lines. Unlike the cruising days …

The 7 Best Hoover Dam Tours

@TravelUsNews @Holly Johnson IF YOU’RE SCOPING OUT the Grand Canyon or visiting Las Vegas, you may be considering a daytrip to the Hoover Dam – the National Historic Landmark that keeps the Colorado River at bay. At the time of its completion, dam workers used 6.6 million tons of concrete, more than 5 million barrels of cement and 45 million pounds …

Exploring Cappadocia, Turkey

@Iescape @Lyndon The gnarled yet graceful landscape of Cappadocia in Turkey is the stunning result of volcanic eruptions millions of years ago. Since then, numerous civilisations have passed through, all leaving their mark. The result is a magical and utterly captivating environment of extraordinary rock formations, rose-coloured ravines, stone-hewn churches, labyrinthine underground cities, ancient cave dwellings and …