Goliger's TravelPlus

99 Flips | 3 Magazines | 12 Following | @goligerstravel | We're Fluent in Travel. 

The abandoned mansions of billionaires

While most of Shekhawati’s havelis have crumbled and remain abandoned, a small window into the world of these painted mansions is being preserved.<p><b>A former home of opulence</b><br>Forgotten in the barren landscapes of Rajasthan’s Thar Desert, the Shekhawati region was once home to the unabashed opulence of …

Welcome to TravelPlus Goliger's

Family Vacations

Overwater Bliss on the Island of Love

You can swim to your overwater bungalow through a magical turquoise lagoon filled with colourful tropical fish when staying at the Sofitel Moorea la …

Welcome to TravelPlus Goliger's

Family Vacations

The future of first class: Private suites come with king-size beds for two, the largest TV screen on a plane and smart technology that anticipates passengers' needs

A London design firm has created the ultimate first class suite for passengers who are looking for a level of luxury and privacy that those in …

In-flight Entertainment

Living in the world’s sunniest cities

In these five lucky locales, the sun can shine more than 90% of the time. We asked residents how they live their life when the skies are cloudless and blue.<p>Soaking up the sun is easy in a place where it shines more than 90% of the time. With nary a cloud in the sky, living in one of the world’s …

South Africa

2016’s Hottest Hotels: The 16 Most Anticipated Openings

A new hotel is to a seasoned traveler what a new car smell is to a gearhead. (Basically, pure heaven.) Even the rehabilitation of legendary properties can be just as thrilling. Here, we take a look at the 16 openings that we’re most excited for in 2016.

Welcome to TravelPlus Goliger's

Welcome to TravelPlus Goliger's

Family Vacations

5 Tips for Planning a Fun Cruise With Kids

After our latest fun and relaxing cruise with our kids, I've come to the realization that I wouldn't mind cruising with them at least once a year. This is our third cruise as a family, my 10th in general, and, I have to say, each year cruising together gets easier. I think it's partially because …


10 Awesome Dog-Friendly U.S. Cities to Visit in 2015

As dog lovers, the thought of having to leave our four-legged best friends at home for an extended period of time while we’re away can be incredibly …

8 Tips For Taking Your Kids On Their First Backpacking Trip

My husband, Sam, and I completed our first backpacking trip together in New Zealand’s rugged mountains four months after we were married. Actually, …

The Most Beautiful Places in Canada

Canada’s much-admired diversity isn’t just about people, cultures, and languages. It’s also about the spectacular scenery across the world’s second-largest nation. From coves to cathedrals to cliffs, here are some of our favorite vistas.<p>Sulphur Mountain, Banff National Park, Alberta<p>University of …

Five Ski Resorts Perfect for Families

These mountain escapes have something for everyone: bunny slopes, moguls, and merlot.<p>Skiing as a family ranks high on the dream vacation list, but …

The World's Friendliest Islands

Experience nature at some of this Belize island's wildlife sanctuaries — and then chat with residents. "I made true friends with many locals during …

Washington State

Welcome to TravelPlus Goliger's

Family Vacations

I amsterdam

13 things only someone who’s been to Jamaica will understand

1. Jerk, curry, patties…it’s all about the food.<p>With a cultural heritage extending from indigenous to West African, European, Indian, and Chinese, …


Welcome to TravelPlus Goliger's

Family Vacations

20 Things You Need To Know About Brazil

With FIFA 2014 just around the corner, and the Rio Summer Olympics taking place in 2016, Brazil has been all the buzz around the internet and in conversation. But how much do you really know about the country?<p>Did you know that in the city of Laguna, fishermen use dolphins as their assistants to …


What I Learned from my Homestay in Nepal

<i>Save 15% on more than 80 tours during our 12 Days of Good celebration! When you book, you'll help connect local people (like those in Barauli) to the</i> …