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The Topeka Traveler

The International Date Line

November 27th, 2018|Categories: OCEAN CRUISING|

Because the world is round and rotates creating day and night the question becomes: when does the day start and where? To fix a time – and consequently a date – it was decided in 1884 to establish the International Date Line at 180 degrees longitude ...

Maui, Paradise in the Valley Isle

August 21st, 2018|Categories: DESTINATIONS|

Maui, one island in the archipelago of the six main Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean, is a favorite tourist destination. What makes this small island of little over seven hundred square miles and relatively low population such a star ...

Ships Within Ships

July 25th, 2018|Categories: OCEAN CRUISING|

Many loyal followers of cruise lines have the opportunity these days of “stepping up” to luxury but still cruising on their favorite ships with the concept of an exclusive area or "ship within a ship". Cruisers are familiar with the difference ...

A Real Rail Vacation

June 18th, 2018|Categories: LAND VACATIONS|

If you are considering a self-guided tour for your next vacation, check out the options for rail travel with your travel professional. Touring by rail is not only convenient but can also take you places in comfort and style.

Mdina, Malta

May 29th, 2018|Categories: DESTINATIONS, MEDITERRANEAN, OCEAN CRUISING|

While Valletta in Malta is a spectacular tourist destination and popular cruise port in the Mediterranean, do not hesitate to venture further inland in your exploration of this tiny island. One town you should not miss is the walled city of Mdina.