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7 Tips for Planning an Unforgettable Trip

The destination has been chosen, the airfare has been booked, and a rough itinerary has been set. Dream trip, here you come! Now, the hard part: trying to decide how to spend those precious hours of your holiday. You want to get the full experience on your trip, without falling […]

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The Best Beds and Sheets in US Hotels

Most people travel to explore local sites, cuisine and attractions. But what about travel for those who are yearning for a good night sleep? Thanks to the popularity of firm mattresses and Grade-A quality sheets, hotels are evolving to become bed-specific destinations. If visiting one of these major cities, book […]

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8 Beautiful U.S. Destinations to Make a Splash

When it starts to warm up, nothing makes a vacation better than adding some water fun to the mix. Whether a lake, river, beach or waterfall- a wet destination is the best for enjoying natural beauty and cooling off in the hot sun. Explore some of the most stunning U.S. […]

7 Tips for Traveling with Just a Carry-on Bag

7 Tips for Traveling with Just a Carry-on Bag

All travelers hate waiting around the baggage claim, and it seems like the airline fees for checking a bag just keep going up. The best way to avoid all of that hassle is to travel with just a carry-on, which is easier than you might think, regardless of where you […]

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The 7 Best Destinations on the Planet to View Wildlife

One of the best elements of travel is that it gives us the opportunity to see things that we normally wouldn’t encounter in our daily lives. For some, that means strolling through the Louvre, completely surrounded by some of the most famous works of art that mankind has ever produced. […]

Behind the Lens in the Mentawai Islands of Indonesia

Behind the Lens in the Mentawai Islands of Indonesia

As a photographer traveling the world covering a multitude of subjects, it’s fair to say that I’ve seen a lot.  But of those places, Indonesia is one of my favorites, especially with my cameras. My cameras live inside my Pacsafe bags begging to be out in the water as much […]

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Must-visit European Islands

When thinking of an island, most people think of the Caribbean, Hawaiian Islands, or Polynesia. Believe it or not, historic Europe boasts spectacular islands situated along coastal shorelines. Travelers, who seek history, nature, and beautiful beaches, look no further than these must-visit European Islands for your next summer vacation. Sardinia, […]

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6 Kid and Parent Friendly Vacations

It is our belief that a family vacation should be just that—a vacation for the family. Just because you have kids doesn’t mean the next 18 years of your life will be spent traipsing through water parks and attending princess-themed resort breakfasts. Here are 6 vacation ideas that prove that […]

Simon Yin: Travelling for Work vs Play

Simon Yin: Travelling for Work vs Play

Random people on the street are always commenting on how lucky I am to be able to travel around the world for my job.  My response:  “Heck yea!”  But behind the scenes, it’s also really hard work. So what’s it like to really get paid to travel?   PROS: – […]

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Top Life Changing Vacations

True travelers know something that most tourists can’t understand; experiencing magnificent trips and vacations can transform perceptions and change lives. If you’re bored of the desk job and in need of some personal development, take yourself higher with these life-changing vacations. Climb Everest Although making it to the top is […]