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Viking Cruises Into the Midnight Sun journey

Viking Cruises Into the Midnight Sun Highlights and Tips

Viking Cruises Into the Midnight Sun itinerary combines wild and beautiful ports with magical days at sea on a journey above the Arctic Circle and into the land of Nordic legends. The 15-day Viking Ocean Cruises trip between London and Bergen stops in 10 ports, with an emphasis on Norway. Three days at sea fill out […]

McCool Travel interview with Anna Faustino of Adventure in You.

5 Minutes With Anna Faustino of Adventure in You

For McCool Travel’s 163rd travel interview, I am pleased to present Anna Faustino from Adventure in You. I had the epic opportunity to hang out with Anna (and 7 other intrepid travelers) on a 5 day Nepal trek last year. Her GoPro photo of our group rafting the Trishuli River in Nepal is one of my favorites. Anna […]

things to do in Amarillo

8 Great Things to Do in Amarillo

“Step Into the Real Texas,” they like to say in Amarillo, Texas. While Amarillo is the largest city in the Texas panhandle, it is even one of the dozen largest cities in Texas. “Real Texas,” I gather, means avoiding the hustle and mayhem of the big city and appreciating the people, things, and surroundings. While Amarillo […]

8 Great Spots to Visit in the Florida Keys. Article and photo by Charles McCool for McCool Travel.

8 Great Spots to Visit in the Florida Keys

I have fortunately visited the Florida Keys twice in the past six months. Pretty nice since I no longer live in South Florida. There are hundreds of options but here are 8 great spots to visit in the Florida Keys (the Conch Republic), mixed in with a few pictures and descriptions. 8 Great Spots to Visit […]

McCool Travel interview with Samantha Feuss of Have Sippy Will Travel

5 Minutes With Have Sippy Will Travel: Samantha Feuss

For McCool Travel’s 162nd travel interview, I am pleased to introduce my audience to Samantha Feuss from Have Sippy Will Travel. Her Twitter feed recently caught my eye as she publishes compelling travel content. She graciously took time to share the below travel thoughts and expertise. Have Sippy Will Travel‘s bio: Samantha Feuss: Have Sippy Will Travel HOMETOWN … […]

Maldives Adventure Activities. Article on McCool Travel. Photo by Ashley Bustillo

8 Great Maldives Adventure Activities for Daring Travelers

8 Great Maldives Adventure Activities for Daring Travelers After almost 20 hours of flight time on three different planes and multiple cups of Starbucks coffee we finally crossed over through international borders to arrive in Paradise! The Maldive islands are composed of 26 circle shaped atolls made up of over 1,000 islands located in the […]

Daytona Beach sign

8 Great Things to Do in Daytona Beach

While visions of NASCAR dance in your head, I must tell you there are tons of things to do in Daytona Beach all year round. During my early October visit, when the weather is not too muggy and is getting cooler, I experienced adventure, culture, nature, shopping, and such fantastic food. Daytona Beach is home of LPGA (The […]

McCool Travel: keep your new year's resolutions at Canaan Valley Resort

How to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions at Canaan Valley Resort

It is easy to make new year’s resolutions but often difficult to keep your new year’s resolutions. With a number of winter activities to experience, therapeutic facilities to enjoy, and variety of food options to sample, Canaan Valley Resort struck me as a most convenient place to keep your new year’s resolutions. That realization struck me this past weekend—the first weekend […]

5 Fun Hyundai Elantra GT Features. Photo and article by Charles McCool for McCool Travel.

5 Fun Hyundai Elantra GT Features

The 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT is a fun, affordable hatchback with more than ample interior space and storage. Entering its second generation with the 2018 model, the Hyundai Elantra GT’s redesigned interior detailing is elegant and useful. The car is fun to drive, comfortable, and is much different than its cousin, the Hyundai Elantra sedan. […]

lose weight when you travel

5 Fascinating Ways To Lose Weight When You Travel

Since the most popular New Year resolution is to lose weight, surely either you are planning to or know someone who is. My primary new year resolution is to lose weight and maybe it will finally happen! Since I travel often, it would be great to lose weight when you travel. What better way to lose weight than […]