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Pacific Vacation Travel Agencies Raleigh NC

Local resource for Pacific vacation travel agencies in Raleigh. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to vacations in the Pacific, as well as advice and content on the latest and hottest luxury resorts in the Pacific where you can schedule your vacation.

Eva Fujimoto
(919) 782-1900
5171 Glenwood Ave Ste 111
Raleigh, NC
Agency
Hickory Beeline Travel
Membership Associations
American Society of Travel Agents
Destinations
Africa, Australia / New Zealand, Canada, Caribbean, Europe-Northern, Europe-Western, Latin America & Mexico, Pacific Islands-Tahiti, Fiji, Bali, etc., South America, U.S. - Alaska, U.S. - Hawaii
Specialities
Adventure Travel, Barge / Canal / RiverCruises, Business Travel, Cruising / Cruise Lines, Destination Weddings, Family Fun, Family Travel, Honeymoon, Luxury Travel, Safari, Scuba Diving, Spa / Fitness
Website
www.hickorybeeline.com

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Travel Experts
(919) 846-2544
212 Sawmill Road
Raleigh, NC
 
Beechwood Tours Inc
(919) 571-4608
2319 Hales RD
Raleigh, NC
 
AAA Carolinas
(800) 222-4357
2301 Blue Ridge RD
Raleigh, NC
 
Carlson Wagonlit Travel
(919) 510-6681
4513 Creedmoor Rd
Raleigh, NC
 
Prestige Travel/American Express
(919) 787-8083
Carolina Corporate Centre,5400 Glenwood Ave., Ste 200
Raleigh, NC
Services
NO FINANCIAL SERVICES

Travel Leaders
(919) 493-8282
4215 University Drive
Durham, NC
 
AAA Vacations
(919) 832-0543
2301 Blue Ridge RD
Raleigh, NC
 
Beechwood Tours Inc
(919) 571-1602
3522 Haworth Dr
Raleigh, NC
 
Argo Travel
(919) 876-9595
2431 Spring Forest RD
Raleigh, NC
 
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I’ve Been Travelling

And I love being free. The last month has been pretty hectic, with trips around Australia and New Zealand, plus a very eye-opening humdinger of a trip to Taiwan.
I’ll give my reasons in depth in a future Lucire, but I think Taiwan is the next big vacation spot. You’d normally think of an island holiday as being Bali, Fiji or Tahiti, but when I saw the Sun Moon Lake and the Alishan region, I was adamant that this would be the next big thing.
Gen Chiang Kai-shek obviously liked Sun Moon Lake so much he had his holiday home there.
Less expected was the very real need to know some Mandarin. As a native Cantonese speaker, this was a surprise but by the end of my time there, I was beginning to ?gure out which consonant sounds were replaced by which. For westerners the best explanation is that the two dialects differ as much as Danish and Italian: they may share an alphabet, but you’d struggle to understand complete sentences.
I also didn’t see any native Taiwanese, despite having headed to the south of the island. There is a theory that Polynesians, once upon a time, hailed from Taiwan. In the documentary Made in Taiwan, hosts Nathan Rarere and Oscar Kightley met up with an aboriginal Taiwanese and remarked at their similarities.
I’ve posted some of my odder pics, shot for a friend of mine in New Zealand via those newfangled cellphones (I had to take one with me for emergencies), at my Vox blog , and the rest will emerge progressively. Others I’ll wait till someone scans...

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