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South African Wine: An Amazing Must Do Virtual Experience

Crisp whites, full bodied reds, you don’t need to be a sommelier to enjoy good South African wine. However, we wanted some information from an expert, so we decided to check out some of the best South African wineries with Manfred. If you get a chance to journey to South Africa, you will have to […]

Jack the Ripper: Take a Gruesome Journey into the Macabre

Do you wish you were more knowledgeable on the macabre? Learn more about the infamous Jack the Riper and impress your friends with your freakish knowledge of this serial killer. Visit the gruesome past of Jack the Ripper on this virtual tour of London with our host Jaime. Jaime is a writer and performer living […]

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Medieval Dubrovnik : Explore tales of violence and forbidden romance

Do you think history is boring? Not when you add stories of star crossed lovers, murder, and scandal. Medieval Dubrovnik has all of these. These tales will leave your friends astonished with your intimate knowledge of history. The city Dubrovnik, is considered a world heritage site. The old town of medieval Dubrovnik was added to […]

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History Travel: The Ultimate American Road Trip

If you are like me, then you probably thought learning about history in school was boring. I remember having this greasy teacher in 8th grade that made us endlessly copy notes. It wasn’t until I got older that I started appreciating history through reading historical novels and history travel. If you want the past to […]

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Prague Historical Tour: Learn how to be a Plague Doctor

During the beginning of the current pandemic, I think we all had that feeling of impending doom, not knowing what the future held, what tragedies were in store for us and our loved ones. I’ve read a lot of historical novels over the years about various plagues both in the U.S. and in Europe. I […]

Mixed Drinks with Rum: Captivating History & How to Make Classic Recipes

Several years ago my husband and I visited a rum distillery during our road trip to New Orleans so we thought it would be fun to take this virtual class to learn more. It was 10am in Wellington, New Zealand when we met up with Ray for our virtual Rum class. We learned about the […]

Irish Whiskey Best: Stories and How to Drink it

Here we recount Irish Whiskey best tasting practices along with some historic tales. Since we couldn’t actually go to Ireland, we decided to bring Ireland to us. We traveled through Zoom to learn about Irish Whiskey. Our host, John, began the session with introductions and asked everyone what they would be drinking during the tour. […]

Irish Fairy Tales: Thrilling Tales of Truth and Fiction

We recently had the pleasure of meeting with Mark and some other virtual travelers for a virtual tour of Irish fairy tales and weird true stories from Dublin. If you enjoy these Irish fairy tales you may enjoy additional tales paired with a virtual Irish Whiskey tasting. Ancient History During the last ice age, glaciers […]

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French Food Recipes: How to Create a Fabulous Meal at Home

If you can’t travel to France, then bring France to your home by cooking romantic French cuisine. Try these French food recipes starting with an appetizer of tapenade, an olive spread. Then cook up some Pan Fried Fish with white asparagus. Of course, serve it with some white wine. Then set the mood with some […]