Travel Do's and Dont's
Walk a mile, or a thousand, in someone else's shoes. Travel Do's and Dont's from those who have been there, done that.
25 Safety Tips for Traveling
We live in a beautiful and vast world filled with all sorts of amazing sights and flavors. Thankfully, since the invention of the internet, its become much smaller and easier to experience other cultures first hand. You can do just about anything nowadays in the palm of your hand. The world is literally at your fingertips. However, we also live in a dangerous world where many love to prey on the unsuspecting and vulnerable. Don't let the fear of that happening stop you from traveling the world, if your heart so desires.
The Springbrook National Park Waterfalls that Are a Must Visit
Springbrook is a natural paradise nestled on the Gold Coast Hinterland. Ancient forests, lookouts, rare plants, walks, waterfalls, and beautiful birds, this place has it all. Many of the lookouts and waterfalls are kid-friendly and convenient to access. Even if you are not an avid walker or super-fit, you can still enjoy the natural glory of this park.
Four life long friends just graduated college. What was next? Straight to the real world? No, how about a four week journey from Boston, MA to Portland, OR and back.
Be Less Stressed When You Travel
Summer is a popular time to travel. Unfortunately, more people traveling usually means more a more stressful experience for each traveler. In 2017, UK tourists spent almost $45 billion while traveling in other countries. Spain, France, and Italy ranked as the most popular destinations for Brits. To some extent, however, traveling can cause anxiety wherever you go. There’s so much to worry about. The good news is that you can reduce your stress levels in a few different ways.
Tips and Tricks to Stay Healthy While Eating Abroad
Going to a different country is a dream that most people have, but only some people actually accomplish. Whether you want to go to Paris, the city of lights, or India there will be some drastic differences between the city you visit, and what you are used to. There are going to be differences such as hygiene practices, food eaten, and even how driving is set up.
Minimalist Travel Guide: Packing Must-Haves
For most people, an ideal trip includes a hotel, a plane ticket and countless cocktails by the pool. Not for me. Before I was born my parents were campers and they traveled through Europe and Asia with nothing but their tent and backpacks. Having a child didn’t change them that much, and I am so grateful for that. My childhood was filled with exciting adventures, sleeping underneath the stars, imagination, and bruises from playing outside and I wouldn’t change a thing. Today, backpacking is in my blood and I can’t wait for my vacation so I can just pack the essentials and hit the road. I’ve spent years polishing my packing list and learning which things should be left at home. When you are traveling the last thing you want is to be slowed down by your luggage, and believe me, most things you think you cannot live without will just weigh you down. On the other hand, regardless of whether you will be staying in a hotel or sleeping in a tent, there are several things that need to find their place in your backpack or you will find yourself in a bit of a pickle. So, without further ado, here is a list of things I always carry with me when I am on the road.
3 Things You Might Forget to Pack for a Road Trip
You’re about to hit the open road for a weeklong trip. The car’s all gassed up, you have the best snacks, and music all picked out, and you’ve written down every address and phone number you need in your phone. However, as with most trips, you keep feeling like you’re forgetting something. It might be nothing, or it might be something that could make or break your road trip. Some items might seem rather obvious to keep in your car, especially for a road trip, but it goes without saying that it’s always important that you have the best materials available to keep your road trip fun and safe.
How to Be a Solo Female Traveller Extraordinaire
While the first time around can be intimidating, travelling alone can be really rewarding. For female solo travellers, there are a few extra precautions that are worth taking, but you can still travel very safely in most areas.
Taking a Bite Out of The Big Apple
New York City has always held a deep fascination for me, a girl from a small coastal city in South Africa with no concept of skyscrapers or subway systems. What I knew of New York I learned from movies and TV shows, and believed the city to be glamorous, gritty, alive with possibilities, and heaving with people & cultures. Yet I wasn't to discover this for myself until this year, after many years of travelling around Africa, UK, and Europe.
How Can a Single Woman Travel Safely?
It is possible for a lone woman to travel safely, provided certain precautions are taken. Potentially dangerous situations can be avoided while maximizing the joy and pleasure they can get out of their trips.
Inspiring Ways to Travel Europe on a Budget
I was a student for the best part of the last seven years. During that time, I traveled through almost 20 European countries. Most times, I had virtually no money.
Beginner's Guide to Camping with Kids
Camping is one the most super fun and affordable ways to have an adventure with your kids. Getting close to nature affords them the educational opportunity to watch the natural environment up close and satisfy their curiosity. Hiking on trails gives kids and parents the opportunity to explore and test physical endurance as they take in the wonderful sceneries. Camping is a great time to bond with your kids and build lasting memories. Some experts even suggest that travel such as camping hasten cognitive growth in children because they are exposed to an unusual stimulus. Camping is hands down an easy way to escape outdoors with your family. However, nothing can ruin a camping weekend than forgetting essential equipment. Camping with kids is fun and rewarding and there are some details to consider to get the best experience out of it. Here are some tips you should carefully consider: