Articles written by: Ben Kerns

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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 [...]

Climb Your Way Around Australia

Climb Your Way Around Australia

There’s no place better to reach for the skies than the land down under. Check out some of the best climbing spots in Australia. Mt Arapiles, Victoria It’s nearly impossible to mention rock climbing and Australia in the same sentence without someone bringing up Mt Arapiles. The—somewhat—small mountain hosts over [...]