Russell Westbrook Travels

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TUMI + Russell Westbrook Join Forces On Collaboration Collection TUMI, the leading global travel and lifestyle brand, announced today the brand’s latest addition to its lifestyle offering with a dynamic limited-edition collection in collaboration with Oklahoma City Thunder Point Guard and 2017 NBA MVP, Russell Westbrook. Westbrook, known for his ferocity on the court, as well [...]

DOWN TIME: FANTASY ISLAND

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DOWN TIME: FANTASY ISLAND Good news for avid divers or those curious to explore the treasures of the sea. As the #1 to the sun, Sunwing is pleased to announce it will be offering exclusive vacation packages to the newly-renovated Fantasy Island Beach Resort, Dive and Marina in Roatan. Vacationers looking to get away this winter can [...]

Meeting in Mexico

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Mexico’s Meetings And Events Industry Ranks 5th In The Americas In 2016 Mexico has seen rapid growth in its meetings industry, reporting a 10.4% increase in business in the first two months of the year when compared to the same period in 2016, announced the Mexico Tourism Board. According to the International Association of Congresses [...]

Downtime: Cuba

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Royal Caribbean International Opens Sailings to Cuba Adventure Seekers Can Now Visit Havana on Empress of the Seas from Miami or Tampa Salsa music, dominoes, Mojitos and historic Havanan eighborhoods are easier to reach than ever before for guests on Royal Caribbean International. The newly revitalized Empress of the Seas will make history for the cruise line with its [...]

The View from Breakers Hotel: June 8

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This is the first in a series of summer blogs about the mother-daughter travels of myself and my 22-year old daughter. Though we live in Hampton Roads, we just can’t seem to keep still. Maybe were also Rom, in addition to being Black and Native American, but that’s another story for a later date. Today [...]

Journey Women

  Afiya, webmaster/designer of Wilesmag.com and her mother, Shonda Buchanan, travel writer and English professor, have enjoyed numerous mother-daughter trips, from California Wine Country to Mexico to Senegal. Stay tuned for their summer journeys to Hawaii, Montana, Los Padres National Forest in the California mountains, and the Kingdom of Tonga.       Shonda Buchanan [...]