Travel to Greece: It’s Beautiful

Located in southern Europe on the Balkan peninsula, Greece is a country full of rich history. Perhaps no other country in the world has influenced the language, arts, politics, and philosophy of western civilization as much as this country. Greece’s rich history in itself is enough to attract travelers; but throw in the country’s striking… Continue reading Travel to Greece: It’s Beautiful

Tipping When on Vacation

It is often confusing to know when and how much to tip when you are traveling to foreign countries. The word tip stands for “to insure promptness”—interesting since this implies you would tip before the service is delivered! Many of the countries I have visited have had very different customs regarding tipping. The last thing… Continue reading Tipping When on Vacation

Travel Safety Tips

I think we have all heard about tourists being robbed while on vacation abroad. I was warned about this when we went to Italy, Paris and Spain. There are many methods that thieves use to rob American tourists, but the one I experienced in Spain really takes the cake.  I was prepared when visiting Spain.… Continue reading Travel Safety Tips

10 Places to Meet Singles in San Francisco

One of our members talks about being single in San Francisco and some of the top places to find a date!  According to some stats done from SF Weekly of the 808,976 people in San Francisco there are 60,045 single heterosexual men, and 68,749 single heterosexual women between the ages of 20-40. Being single myself,… Continue reading 10 Places to Meet Singles in San Francisco

The World of Online Dating

A Singles by the Bay Travel Club member offers an interesting take on her experience with online dating: “Hello beautiful, you look real and great to me”. That was how the message to me began. I looked at the screen with an immediate thought, “I look real? What does that mean?” At the urging of… Continue reading The World of Online Dating

The Benefits of Cruising

  One of our Members writes about their experiences and thoughts on cruising. Cruises can be a lot of fun……but only if you do it right. Now a day, you can pretty much go anywhere in the world via a ship, so it’s important to plan your trip accordingly. I know there are cruises that… Continue reading The Benefits of Cruising

Dating Over 40: A look into one woman’s single frustrations…

  It’s a cold, slightly windy day. The kind of morning that has you bundled up and wishing you could still be snuggled in the warmth of your bed instead of fighting your way to an overcrowded cubicle with your name on it. Purposefully strolling into the building you walk straight into a solidly tall… Continue reading Dating Over 40: A look into one woman’s single frustrations…

Experiencing Playa Del Carmen as a Single and in Groups

  One of our members, Yaro, wanted to tell us about his experience in Playa Del Carmen. A very interesting read especially if you’re a single traveler! So I recently returned from an all-inclusive vacation in Playa Del Carmen, which is located on the Yucatan peninsula in Mexico. This was my fourth all-inclusive trip to… Continue reading Experiencing Playa Del Carmen as a Single and in Groups

Our First Singles Hawaii Adventure!

  Back in March of 2011 Singles by the Bay Travel Club had our first singles Big Island adventure…and what an awesome adventure it was! Every year our singles travel club goes to this magical island and we go all over the place. I’d be willing to bet we do the only tour out there… Continue reading Our First Singles Hawaii Adventure!