It might seem difficult to discuss Christopher Columbus in a neutral way nowadays, especially in the U.S., where he basically used to be considered a Founding Grandfather. And it would definitely be difficult to discuss weird things about him without first acknowledging the historical elephant in the room, mostly because Columbus enslaved that elephant after claiming the room in the name of Spain. Plus, he didn't land where he planned, he despoiled the soil he landed on, and he soiled his accomp
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Royal Caribbean's newest beauty is aptly named the Wonder of the Seas, and won't be ready to set sail with passengers until 2022. Here's what's happening with the latest and greatest vessel, and why you probably don't need to worry about your favorite cruise line going out of business.
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The South Pacific, a delightful package of pleasant surprises, includes Fiji, Cook Islands, Vanuatu, Samoa, Papua New Guinea, Norfolk Island, New Caledonia, Tonga, Solomon Islands, and Rarotonga. The Fiji Islands, one of the most important destinations in the South Pacific, are famous for coral islands, rainforests, island beach resorts, and traditional villages. Perfect for island hopping, backpacking, and cruising, these islands are very popular and you will be happy to visit!