Archives for 2013

Sage Mountain National Park – Tortola British Virgin Islands

At 1,716 feet, Sage Mountain is the BVI’s highest peak. In 1964 Laurence Rockefeller donated 92 acres on top of Sage Mountain and the first BVI National Park was started. The park is laid out with several manicured trails twisting and winding through the bush. Although it is not a “Rainforest” in the truest sense of the word — it receives less than … [Read more...]

Khoy’s Mailing Service in BVI

Khoy's Mailing and Delivery Service is located on Main Street in Road Town, Tortola, in the British Virgin Islands (BVI). Their contact information is: 284.494.4539 (phone) 284.494-8391 (fax) (e-mail) They are on Main street, across from St. Georges Anglican Church, between two large pink buildings. If you are on … [Read more...]

Camino de Compostela Tours: A Wonderful Way to Explore Northern Spain

World travelers and vacationers know the best tours in Spain can sometimes be those that are off the beaten path; Camino de Compostela tours is one such journey. Globetrotters, both new and seasoned, can enjoy the scenic beauty of Northern Spain, while also engaging in one of the oldest religious pilgrimages known in the world. The History The … [Read more...]

The North Face Yavapai Laptop Backpack

I received this backpack as a gift almost 5 years ago and it is still going strong. Through the years I have used it as a gym bag, for day hikes, weekend getaways, and as a carry on bag when flying. It is very durable and has good padding to protect your laptop. This backpack expands nicely to carry a large number of items. I was able to pack all … [Read more...]

Marriage Travel Tips

U.S. embassy and consulate personnel cannot perform marriages in foreign countries. Depending on the law of the foreign country, local civil or religious officials generally perform marriages.  Marriages performed overseas are considered valid in the country where they take place if they are entered into in accordance with local law.  Recognition … [Read more...]

Oakley Half Jacket 2.0 Sunglasses

Life is all about change in fact, it's the only constant, and because you love to be outside and the lightinglike everything else in lifeis never the same, Men's Oakley Half Jacket 2.0 Sunglasses come equipped with interchangeable lenses so you can perform to your highest ability with the utmost of visual clarity, no matter the type of day. Whether … [Read more...]

Brunton Restore Solar Panels

Efficient and compact, the Brunton Restore Solar Panels are ideal for charging your personal devices such a digital camera, smart phone or iPod. This integrated power pack features an internal battery that keeps extra energy at hand, twin solar panels that keep the battery at peak capacity in less time, and advanced polycrystaline solar technology … [Read more...]

What To Do If You Lose Your Passport

Report a lost or stolen valid passport immediately! For passports lost or stolen overseas, please contact the nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate. If your passport has been lost or stolen, please see additional information oncompromised identities and identity theft. TO REPORT YOUR LOST OR STOLEN U.S. PASSPORT Report Your Valid Passport … [Read more...]

Pelican 1490 Deluxe Laptop Computer Case

Designed with the professional or serious photographer in mind, these cases offer total protection against impact, vibration, and thermal shock for your camera or laptop. Padded adjustable interior compartments instead of pluck-n-fit foam and an ergonomic curved and padded shoulder straps allows you to sling it over your shoulder. The 1490 Computer … [Read more...]

Nathan Quick View Water Bottle

Don't miss a single alert or phone call with the Nathan QuickView Water Bottle carrier. The conductive plastic window allows you to control your phone without taking it out of the carrier so you can text or answer phone calls on the fly. In addition, an ear bud opening was designed into the construction of this carrier so you can listen to music or … [Read more...]