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7 of Africa’s Finest Safari Destinations

7 of Africa’s Finest Safari Destinations

The African safari is a bucket list item for millions of travelers. The following destinations allow visitors to view iconic wildlife and stunning natural features, but they also excel in creating a full-fledged safari experience for their guests. Chobe National Park, Botswana If elephants are your thing, then this game [...]

How to Pack for a Surf Trip to the Tropics

How to Pack for a Surf Trip to the Tropics

Packing for the tropics should be easy. You don’t need much. Still, many people tend to make some serious mistakes when packing for their first surf trips to the tropics. Packing too much can be cumbersome. Packing too little can be deadly. While it’s always tempting to utilize the ol’ [...]

GET LOST: Granada

GET LOST: Granada

Welcome to this week’s edition of GET LOST.  Every week, I will analyze a new city that you might not have thought of visiting, and highlight the reasons you might travel and enjoy this new location! Where is Granada? Spain—at the foot of the Sierra Nevada Mountains Best Time to [...]

Essential Accessories for Sleeping on Planes

Essential Accessories for Sleeping on Planes

There are many reasons why people struggle to sleep during flights, such as the constant cacophony of mechanical noises, the discomfort of economy-class seats, or general stress brought on by the countless “what if?” scenarios of air travel. Thankfully, there are plenty of solutions, as well. These accessories will help [...]

Best Books About Adventuring on a Budget

Best Books About Adventuring on a Budget

For most of us, both traveling and experiencing adventure are a necessary requirement for a happy life. Also for many of us, finances — or lack thereof — play a significant role in how often we invest in this aspect of our lives. If a tight budget is in the [...]

10 Sexiest Cities

10 Sexiest Cities

Sex is a part of modern-day culture. Cities ‘round the world are known for their sex appeal but some places contain that “je na sais qua.” Eye-catching fashion, appealing architecture and dazzling nightlife crazes sex-filled thoughts day and night. Take a walk down catwalk lane as you strut your stuff [...]

8 Effective and Free Language Learning Programs

8 Effective and Free Language Learning Programs

Learning a new language can open up employment opportunities, reduce stress during international trips, and ― at the very least ― allow you to effectively communicate with a wider swath of the population. And thanks to the advent of interactive online technology, it’s never been easier to add to your [...]

Bicycle Rickshawing – A Traveling Occupation

Bicycle Rickshawing – A Traveling Occupation

So I’m sure you either live in, or have found yourself in some city where you may possibly be in the carriage of someone pedaling you around town on their bicycle; this system of taxi being better known as the rickshaw or pedicab. It’s become a regular late night form [...]

Top Ten Things To Do In Australia’s Northern Territory

Top Ten Things To Do In Australia’s Northern Territory

By Kraig Becker Catch A Sunset On Darwin Harbor Located on Australia’s northern coastline, Darwin is a bustling community with plenty to offer visitors. The city has a raucous nightlife, fine dining and a laid back vibe that is uniquely Australian. But the city also happens to boast some of [...]

Savor These 8 Exotic Dishes from Around the World

Savor These 8 Exotic Dishes from Around the World

Eating is a huge part of the travel experience and nothing is more memorable than biting into foreign deliciousness that you can’t find back home. But some exotic delicacies are pretty, well, exotic. Here are 8 dishes from around the world that’ll totally tantalize your taste buds. Sheep Testicles Known [...]