Does the idea of traveling long-distance travel on foot excite you? Looking to travel around the country without breaking the bank? Back-packing is the perfect solution to both those questions. Below we will look at some of the best beginner trails around the United States for long-distance hiking. No need to take six months to complete the Appalachian Trail or the Pacific Crest Trail. These less intimidating trails are right in your back yard! But, take note: these trails are not for the faint of heart.
10th of July for some people was the day David Sedaris performed a book reading in Cardiff, but, for me, it was Tuesday.
For my 23rd birthday, I was lucky enough to go to New York for a week - and it was one of the best weeks of my life.
A few decades ago, 30% of the land area across the globe was covered by forests. While this percentage may have dropped because of rapid urbanization and industrialization, forests still are a major part of the ecosystem. They are origin to exotic plants and herbs, and provide a natural environment to different types of flora and fauna. Being dominated by tall trees, shrubs, grasses, wildflowers, and animals, a few of the forest areas are converted into wildlife sanctuaries. For those adventurous by heart, forests provide them ample of opportunities to explore their wild side. But, despite verdant greenery and presence of rare medical plants, many forests have been labeled as the deadliest for humans. Major reasons that contribute to this factor are the presence of venomous plants, animals, insects, labyrinths, marshes, treacherous terrains, being haunted, and hideouts for extremists and terrorists.
Disney parks have long been the epitome of childhood dreams. Wondrous rides and attractions, photo-ops with beloved characters, and a plethora of parades and shows make Disney a place where innocence and magic come to roost.
Confession time: I'm a girl that loves a ferris wheel and have found that the best are those that overlook a beautiful cityscape. With famous wheels in cities like London, Santa Monica, and Seattle, here are my choices for the best observation wheels around the world!
During my short life I have the privilege to say I've had the most amazing traveling experiences. And if there's something I've learnt, it's how to travel like a pro. Here are some tips that'll help you become a savvy traveller.
South Korea is my favourite country out of all the places I have been travelling so far. Korean culture is so different to anything I had experienced and give me such unique experiences. This is the country that made me fall in love with travelling and ready to branch out to try new locations. Here are my reasons why, in no particular order...
Empty suitcases staring at you the night before departure? Don’t panic—here’s everything you could ever need (and not need) to pack!
Idaho, the Gem State, or to most known as the Potato State. What many native Idahoans like to keep secret, is that Idaho is a treasure trove for tourists looking for adventure a little off the beaten path. While Idaho may not host extravagant shopping malls or high-end resorts and restaurants, it does contain a rustic elegance that is not lost to its residents. If you are looking for an adventure filled, off the beaten path kind of vacation, look no further that these 5 must see places in Idaho!
Going to these destinations will add excitement to your life and cause you to go out of your comfort zone. Instead of just relaxing in the sun, you can be riskier and try something new. These unusual vacation ideas will give you priceless memories and make for wonderful stories. You can also take exquisite photos at each of these sights.