Saturday, February 3, 2007

Genealogy services a new feature on travel web sites

Genealogy travel is becoming ever more popular. An article in The South African Star, "Getting back to your roots in the UK," points out that many tourist organizations are now presening genealogy content and searches on thier web sites, catering to this group of travelers. Focusing on travel to the UK, in particular, the article notes with "over nine-million emigrants sailed from Liverpool alone in just one 100-year period (1830-1930), imagine how many more millions around the world can trace their ancestry to the UK."

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Tuesday, January 30, 2007

Sit down for meal with those who share your Lithuanian family name

Family history tours are continually gaining in popularity, tours to Ireland, England, Italy are common. Now, if you are one of five-million Americans whose ancestors came from Lithuania, a a press release yesterday announced a new service that will take you there. You can learn more about these tours at www.LithuaniaVisits.com.

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