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Americans will be able to renew their passports online

Americans will be able to renew their passports online

      Americans will be able to renew their passports online   According to recent news from the U.S. Department of State, Americans will be able to renew their passports online as soon as next year.The program will require applicants to meet a specific set of criteria, including that they are at least 25 years old, that their most recent passport was valid for 10 years, and their old...

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Hong Kong To Drop Travel Quarantine

Hong Kong To Drop Travel Quarantine

Hong Kong To Drop Travel Quarantine   Hong Kong will no longer require travelers to undergo three days of mandatory hotel quarantine upon arrival, lifting the burden on international travelers to Hong Kong for the first time since early 2020. The new rules take effect starting September 26. Travelers will only have to undergo three days of self-monitoring post-arrival and an antigen test 24...

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Japan to Officially Drop Daily Traveler Limit

Japan to Officially Drop Daily Traveler Limit

Japan to Officially Drop Daily Traveler Limit   Starting October 11, Japan is opening its border to foreigners without heavy COVID restrictions. International travelers can enter Japan without being part of a tour group. Japan is ending its international daily arrivals cap and will reinstate visa waivers. The daily visitor cap is currently at 50,000 and had been as low as 20,000 just a few...

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The Langham Boston – College Concierge

The Langham Boston – College Concierge

Hotel offers for families of Boston students    The Langham Boston College Concierge   It is the time of year again where our – somehow! – where all grown up children are packing their bags and leaving the house once again to head back to school. We know that many of our River Oaks Travelers have students studying at esteemed Boston colleges such as Boston University, Harvard, Tufts,...

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Tanzania

Tanzania

Known For: The Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater, Mt. Kilimanjaro, The Big Five, Adventure, World Class BeachesTanzania is home to some of the most stunning natural sights in Africa. From the peak of Mt. Kilimanjaro to the endless herds of wildebeest and zebra on the plains, there's something for everyone to enjoy. And the sounds of bird calls echoing through Ngorongoro Crater or the crashing waves...

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Gibb’s Farm

Gibb’s Farm

Karatu, TanzaniaGibb's Farm Review  Many travelers bypass this charming countryside retreat in their rush to reach Ngorongoro Crater, but guests looking for a chance to relax after days of “African Massages” on the bumpy backroads of the many National Parks should consider stopping over for a day or two of relaxation and tranquility. Every corner of the property – from the original farmhouse...

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Four Seasons Serengeti Lodge

Four Seasons Serengeti Lodge

Central Serengeti, Serengeti National Park, TanzaniaFour Seasons Serengeti Lodge Review: There’s no place more iconic in East Africa than the majestic Serengeti National Park and with its enviable location in the heart of this untamed landscape the Four Seasons Serengeti Lodge offers up familiar comfort set against an unfamiliar backdrop. With all the sumptuous luxuries and service that you...

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andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge

Ngorongoro Conservation Area, TanzaniaandBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge Review The Ngorongoro Crater Conservation Area is a must see for most travelers to Tanzania and this stunning lodge located directly on the crater rim offers travelers the chance to wake up right in the middle of the majesty. Whether you’re enjoying coffee on your private deck with your toes (in some cases literally!)...

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Sanctuary Swala Camp

Sanctuary Swala Camp

Arusha, Tarangire National Park, TanzaniaSanctuary Swala Camp Hotel Review While the iconic Serengeti National Park and Ngorongoro Conservation Area may be the best known parks in Tanzania the lesser know Tarangire National Park is a great opportunity to explore off-the-beaten-path! Located around two hours by car (or a quick 20 minute flight) southwest of Arusha this is a great first safari...

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Arusha Coffee Lodge

Arusha Coffee Lodge

Arusha, Tanzania Arusha Coffee Lodge Hotel Review The easily accessible town of Arusha is a great first (or last) stop for travelers exploring the iconic National Parks of Tanzania (Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater, Tarangire and Manyara)! It’s also home to this charming hotel nestled among the greenery of one of Tanzania’s oldest coffee plantations. Enjoy waking up to the aroma of freshly roasted...

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