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6 Reasons to Plan a Trip to Banff, Canada

6 Reasons to Plan a Trip to Banff, Canada

Fresh mountain air, glacial lakes, and the Rocky Mountains. If that sounds good to you, then you’ll want to check out Banff, Alberta, Canada. Banff is the only town situated within a Canadian National Park–meaning not only do you get the beautiful Canadian wilderness, but you also get the opportunities [...]

The Country’s Best Birdwatching Spots

The Country’s Best Birdwatching Spots

Birdwatching is a truly rewarding pastime, whether you’re a die-hard ‘bird nerd’ or just an aspiring ornithologist. Most seasoned birdwatchers will tell you that Africa, Australia, and Central America are the best places in the world to catch a glimpse of our feathered friends, and they have a point ― [...]

Emirates Airlines’ Airbus A380 Ups the First Class Ante

Emirates Airlines’ Airbus A380 Ups the First Class Ante

Flying first-class is indisputably awesome no matter which carrier you choose. That being said, a new video currently making the rounds on social media shows the sweet, sweet ride that first-class passengers can enjoy when they book a private suite to or from Dubai on the Airbus A380, the most [...]

Inspirational Quotes to Get You Wanting to Explore Nature

Inspirational Quotes to Get You Wanting to Explore Nature

There is something to be said about a good inspirational quote. It’s the a way a good line can be the spark to set our imaginations on fire, for simple words to push you past your day and to get you energized about the life you live. So here, for the [...]

New Cruise Ships Set Sail in 2014

New Cruise Ships Set Sail in 2014

Get ready to sail the seven seas aboard some of the most magnificent cruise ships around. Cruise ships are stepping up their amenities and entertainment to provide guests with one-of-a-kind sailing and class. Instead of feasting your eyes at the buffet, drop your jaw in awe while looking outside of [...]

7 Romantic Activities in Whistler, British Columbia

7 Romantic Activities in Whistler, British Columbia

 You may know Whistler for its incredible mountains and high-adrenaline activities, but what you might be surprised to know is that this ski resort town has a more sensitive side, too. Many people are already in on the secret: Whistler has become a popular destination for weddings and honeymoons. But [...]

Must Visit Rural Retreats

Must Visit Rural Retreats

Many travelers dream of relaxing on a white sandy beach, drinking coconut water and gazing at the ocean seashore. Interestingly enough, many people prefer the serene countryside environment to escape the city stress. So whether you want to hike the local trails or milk a cow at a dairy farm, [...]

6 Tips for Eating Cheaply While on Vacation in Hawaii

6 Tips for Eating Cheaply While on Vacation in Hawaii

When talking about beach destinations over dinner with your significant other, the idyllic notion of a trip to Hawaii came up. Until you joked aloud that “a gallon of milk in Hawaii is like, $12 dollars,” so they swiped their phone and Googled “gallon of milk cost hawaii.” The first [...]

The 4-1-1 on the 4-2-0: Pot Tourism in the U.S. and Abroad

The 4-1-1 on the 4-2-0: Pot Tourism in the U.S. and Abroad

Pot tourism is a high… er, hot topic among travelers these days. In 2012, voters in two U.S. states, Colorado and Washington, approved initiatives that decriminalized the recreational use of marijuana, while Uruguay recently became the first country to completely legalize pot. Then there are Canada, the Netherlands, Jamaica, and [...]

14 Festivals Across the Globe That You Should Attend in 2014

14 Festivals Across the Globe That You Should Attend in 2014

Why not make some extravagant travel plans to ring in the New Year? If you’re to looking experience your new-found surroundings like never before, these festivals will give you a healthy dose of local culture that you’ll be talking about for years. Bob Marley Week (Feb. 2-8) We’re all looking [...]