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6 Volcano Destinations to Cross off Your Bucket List

With Cost Rica’s Turrialba making recent headlines, there’s no better time to cross off ‘visit a volcano’ from your bucket list. From Hawaiian behemoths to Japanese giants, get ready to heat things up with our guide to the best volcanoes to visit. Mount Pelee, Martinique In 1902, the eruption of […]

6 Underrated Cities Worth Visiting

6 Underrated Cities Worth Visiting

While cities like Paris, New York, and Tokyo get all of the attention, there’s something to be said about taking the road less traveled. Or in this case, visiting the city less popular. Coastal gems, historical treasures and awe-inspiring cultural hotspots are all featured in this guide to some of […]

The Medina of Essaouira

The Medina of Essaouira

Many of the cities in Morocco have a medina (old town) that are worth getting lost in, but there is something special about the coastal town of Essaouira. Not only was it named a UNESCO World Heritage site for its beauty and rich history, but the town is literally named […]

7 Islands for the Adventurous

7 Islands for the Adventurous

If you think of island paradises as a hammock, a long beach to walk on, and a Mai Tai, these islands will not be for you. These small specks of land speak to the adventurous, each in its own way. Like beauty, island paradise is in the eye of the […]

7 Off the Beaten Path European Villages

7 Off the Beaten Path European Villages

Do you want to escape the big European cities? Explore the road less traveled with these off the beaten path European villages. From cute and quaint architecture to marvelous and fancy castles, there is more to Europe than meets the mainstream travel guide. Trust us, you won’t be disappointed. Bibury, […]

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Landing At Lukla: The World’s Scariest Airport

The tiny Twin Otter danced around the mountains, and my palms clung to the armrests. Through the porthole window, I could make out terraced patties, tin-roofed farmhouses, and numerous mountain villages in the Himalayan foothills. Between the thin fog of this deep-green valley, jagged snowcapped peaks teasingly surfaced under a […]

7 Emerging Adventure Travel Destinations for 2015

7 Emerging Adventure Travel Destinations for 2015

The New Year always arrives with a rush of excitement, bringing plenty of hope and promise along with it. That is especially true for adventure travelers, who are always on the lookout for exciting new destinations and experiences for their next journey. While the tried and true classics like Paris […]

It’s December! Where did the time go?

It’s December! Where did the time go?

I toyed with the idea of doing a year end recap with some of my favorite moments,  but then I thought, that’s boring, everyone does that! So instead, I am here to talk to you about my favourite ways to ‘take the edge off’. Yes, boys and girls, these are […]

6 Must-Visit European Fall Destinations

6 Must-Visit European Fall Destinations

Looking to book a much-needed vacation but aren’t sure where to go? Why not head to one of these incredible European countries that promise to be at their all-time best this time of year. From historic road races in Greece to  folk celebrations in Ireland, read on for a guide […]

Walking the Inca Trail

Walking the Inca Trail

In September, my wife and I fulfilled a long-standing bucket list entry of ours and hiked the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu. Our trip came after more than a year of progressive hiking, and we carefully researched different trekking organizations in order to get the most out of our Andean […]