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10 Best Luxury Safari Camps In Africa for the Ultimate Experience

Which are the top 10 best luxury safari camps in Africa? This is of course debatable as it’s not always the most expensive which are the best. What makes one better than the other all depends on what exactly you want from your safari. Nevertheless here is a list of Africa’s top 10 most famous and unique luxury camps, well worth a safari holiday. Best Luxury Safari Camps Cottar’s 1920s Camp, Maasai Mara, Kenya This camp is furnished fully with antique campaign furniture and boasts some of the most romantic and spoiling tents in all of Africa. Run by the … Read more

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6 Best Food Festivals From Around The World

It’s summer and you know what that means… Food festival time! Here are the best food festivals for the foodies out there. Our discussions made over food have shaped the modern world as we know it. We as human beings LOVE food, even vegetarians.  It pervades into every aspect of our lives and with the proliferation of the travel and tourism industry in the last 50 years, cuisines from every corner of the globe have been exported, translated and transferred. Best Food Festivals Whether it’s an international gathering or a lone street stall, why not get inspired the next time … Read more

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Top 10 Best Things to Do in Lake Tahoe Nevada

Whether you are making it your destination or part of a larger trip, there are many fun things to do in Lake Tahoe. Stunningly blue Lake Tahoe sits on the California-Nevada border. It the largest alpine lake in North America.  There are plenty of activities to enjoy there no matter the season. Go skiing or snowboarding in the winter and golfing, fishing, paddle boarding, parasailing, jet skiing, windsurfing, camping, horseback riding, and hiking in the warmer months. Whether you are looking for adventure or wanting to relax, there are lots of awesome things to do in Tahoe. Best Things To Do … Read more

Travel to Escape Reality

Do We Travel to Escape Reality?

Do we travel to escape reality? My grandmother has a very specific view of people who travel a lot, especially older people. She can’t understand how they can’t just be happy with staying at home, why their souls are so restless and unhappy with their current situation. I hear and read this a lot: If you travel all the time, you’re running away from something. Do you think that is true? Are we running away from something? If so, then what are we running from? Do We Travel to Escape Reality I believe that nearly all of us are running, … Read more

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Most Unusual Hotels and Castles to Stay in Around the World

There are many interesting and unusual hotels and castles around the world. In the United States, many are familiar with Las Vegas hotels– each one unique with its own theme and attractions. Also in the US are Disney hotels and Legoland hotels as well as themed waterparks. But there are less-known unique hotels across the world… everything from treehouses to Irish castles. It’s common for travelers to make the practical option of staying in an inexpensive hotel or hostel. After all, in most cases you really just need a safe, comfortable place to sleep in at the end of a … Read more

Beautiful Camping Spots Around The World

Learn about some of the most beautiful camping spots around the world. The first time Nathan and I traveled around the world was in 2008. We barely had enough money to survive for a few months. Many people have asked us how we managed to keep our travel costs to such a bare minimum, especially when traveling through countries like New Zealand. One of our “secrets” was camping – we’re not big campers; nor do we go hiking much. In fact, neither of us had ever gone camping before, and had no idea what we had signed up for. Our … Read more

Why I Travel Instead Of Study

Why I Traveled Instead of Studied Right Out of High School

I grew up watching my those around me either have time or have money. They never seemed to have both at the same time. Many of my older relatives told me that if they could have done it again, they would have traveled while they had the chance… before they had a mortgage and a family. They waited until retirement, and for some of them, that was years later than they hoped for. Their health wasn’t was it was, nor was their bank account. “Prioritize travel!” is what they told me. Yet, I felt the pressure to “be doing something … Read more

How to Survive the Pamplona Running with the Bulls In Spain

Running with the Bulls Spain

Running with the bulls – A holiday in Spain in July is always a good way of guaranteeing sunshine, but why not make it a little different this year and visit Pamplona during the Running of the bulls while you’re there as well. The running of the bulls is an iconic event, and the town fills up fast. You can book it as part of a package, or you could make a visit to Pamplona as part of a longer break in Spain — perhaps after a relaxing last-minute holiday to Catalonia which is not too far from there. In … Read more

5 Best European Canyons & Gorges for Hiking

Europe has some amazing natural assets, which explains why in many places one of the most popular things to do is to explore the local nature. In my opinion, the most beautiful walks are those surrounded by water, such as lakes, waterfalls, rivers and gorges. Best Gorges and Canyons in Europe Here are five amazing gorges and canyons in Europe that are well worth exploring. Vintgar Gorge, Slovenia Not far from the beautiful lake village Bled in Slovenia, is one of the Slovenia’s most beautiful attractions: the Vintgar Gorge. The gorge is 1600 meters long and you walk along the … Read more

Things To Do In Copenhagen Denmark

Copenhagen, Denmark Things To Do & Travel Tips

Here are some great things to do in Copenhagen Denmark. It’s a great city to spend a long weekend or even a week. Denmark as a whole is actually a really nice country, which was why a few weeks ago I wrote a post about things to do in Denmark without having to visit Copenhagen – but no matter how beautiful Denmark is, Copenhagen is still a place you can’t miss!  Things To Do In Copenhagen Denmark Get Your Adrenaline Rush At Copenhagen Tivoi (Theme Park) The Copenhagen Tivoli opened in 1843 and is the second oldest amusement park in … Read more