Articles written by: Ben Kerns

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7 Safety Tips for Men Who Travel Alone

Traveling solo is an exciting experience, but it comes without the added protection of safety in numbers you might be used to having. While men might not face the same perils in solo traveling around the world as women, there’s still risk involved. Follow these tips to keep yourself, and […]

RFID and Why You Need to Be Aware Of It

RFID and Why You Need to Be Aware Of It

In the digital age we live in simply losing your wallet isn’t the only threat you have to worry about when traveling overseas. Now, potential crooks can use RFID technology to steal your credit card numbers, and therefore your money, without stealing anything off you at all. You need to […]

6 Spectacular Summer Beach Spots of Northern Africa

6 Spectacular Summer Beach Spots of Northern Africa

While many Americans are packing their bags and heading south to the Caribbean this summer, those in the know are heading to Africa instead. That’s because the continent is home to some of the world’s most spectacular beaches, all at an affordable price. The best of the best are located […]

10 Less Popular European Countries You Should Definitely Visit

10 Less Popular European Countries You Should Definitely Visit

There are approximately 50 countries in Europe, but judging by the lack of travel marketing for most of them, we wouldn’t hold it against you if you didn’t know that. Forget about France and Italy—here are some little talked about European countries you need to visit. images ©istockphoto

What To Look For When Choosing A Travel Pack

What To Look For When Choosing A Travel Pack

A travel backpack is the single most important piece of equipment for the traveler who spends a lot of time on the road or trail. It carries all your gear, makes you look stylish and can even serve as an impromptu pillow or cuddle buddy (hey, won’t judge). Not all […]

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Lend a Helping Hand Through Voluntourism

Travel opens us up to experiencing an exciting world of different cultures and places, but as some traveler’s know those places aren’t always flourishing. Many third-world countries could use a little help here and there, so why not volunteer during your travels to help make the world a better place? […]

6 Places To Visit in South America On A Budget

6 Places To Visit in South America On A Budget

If you’re looking for an escape but find yourself unable to afford the luxuries of places like Rio de Janiero, maybe it’s time to step off the beaten path a little. Here are some South American vacation spots that you can enjoy on a budget that will still give you […]

8 Irish Castles You Need to Explore

8 Irish Castles You Need to Explore

With St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner we thought it time to pay tribute to one of the luckiest lands on Earth—Ireland. There are numerous things to do in the land of the leprechauns, but to get a true sense of the storied history we recommend a castle tour […]

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Sucre, Bolivia: Possibly The Most Charming City in the World

If you’re looking for a city loaded with charm and an endless variety of activities for your next getaway, look no further than Sucre, Bolivia. It might just be the most charming city in the world. The Buildings Are Absolutely Beautiful There’s a reason they call this the White City. […]

6 Destinations That Are Incredibly Dangerous (And Why You Should Visit Them Anyway)

6 Destinations That Are Incredibly Dangerous (And Why You Should Visit Them Anyway)

There are many reasons to scratch a destination off your bucket list (lack of culture, butt ugly locale, boring natives), but a perceived—and sometimes real—threat doesn’t have to be one of them. Here are some tourist destinations that might not currently be the safest places to be, but are still […]