Riveria Maya, Mexico 2020

Our first journey of 2020 was to the Riveria Maya, Mexico to finally soak up some warm weather and relax. However, we were also non-stop doing site inspections, exploring the resort and visiting parks. Starship Travel is always on a mission to see and do as much as possible, because "We know what we sell, … Continue reading Riveria Maya, Mexico 2020

2019 in Pictures and Words

2019 in pictures and words 2019 was another great year for Starship Travel.  Going into its second year, Starship Travel's newest location has proven to be very successful.  With so many travel agencies closing, it has been refreshing to get such a positive response from the neighbors of the South Elgin area and beyond. Starship ventured 30 … Continue reading 2019 in Pictures and Words

Thanksgiving in New York 2019

Linda spent Thanksgiving in New York City with her daughter, Robyn. They got to see the excitement of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade,  and start their Christmas shopping in Bryant Park. They got to watch 3 Broadway shows (Rockettes Christmas Spectacular, Frozen and Tootsies) and the Late Night with Seth Meyers. Linda and Robyn dined at the … Continue reading Thanksgiving in New York 2019

Africa and Dubai October 2019

Previous Next Cape Point We enjoyed a fully guided tour of the Cape Peninsula and visited the Constantia Winelands. Then we drove down the coast to the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve. We passed gorgeous, bright fishing villages. The views were breathtaking. Our new penguin friends at Boulders Beach in Cape Island were adorable … Continue reading Africa and Dubai October 2019

A Dad’s Guide to Disney World

Disneyworld has something for everyone! Check out the ideal places to visit for every type of dad visiting Disney.  The Sports Dad Disney World has 4 world-class, 18-hole golf courses for the dad who loves to golf. They also have mini golf for those who want to get their younger children involved. Dads can keep … Continue reading A Dad’s Guide to Disney World

Disney Springs

Disneyworld has endless ways to stay entertained and the Disney parks are just one of them. There is also a separate up-scale area called Disney Springs that is great for shopping, dining and entertainment for the whole family. In Disneyland, this is called Downtown Disney. Here are all the best parts of Disney Springs: There … Continue reading Disney Springs

Navigating Disney World

Disney World can seem overwhelming to a first-timer, or even to someone who has been many times. There are four parks, all with their own unique rides, character visits, restaurants and shows. The parks are Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Animal Kingdom and Hollywood Studios. It can seem impossible to navigate. Starship Travel is an Authorized Disney … Continue reading Navigating Disney World

What’s New in Walt Disney World

Visiting Disney World is always an adventure; no matter how many times you´ve been! Disney is a favorite for Starship Travel. It is impossible to see it all in one trip, and Disney is constantly changing and expanding. Here’s what is to come in 2019: A brand-new Star Wars: Galaxy ́s Edge land will be … Continue reading What’s New in Walt Disney World

Jamaica Funjet 500 Trip

To kick-off summer, Starship Travel traveled to Jamaica with Funjet for their 500 Gold and Platinum Trip. Linda and Karen went to the Bellefield Great House, several site inspections, and relaxed at the beach. They stayed at the gorgeous Secrets St. James hotel in Montego Bay, and were greeted with great music and entertainment. The … Continue reading Jamaica Funjet 500 Trip

Two Weeks in China with Viking Cruises

This past November, Karen and I spent two weeks in China cruising and flying with Vikings cruises. We had never gone before and we were excited to see what culture and beauty China had to offer. We flew into Shanghai from Chicago and stayed for three nights until we then flew to Wuhan where we … Continue reading Two Weeks in China with Viking Cruises