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The 5 Worst People to Choose for a Travel Buddy

The 5 Worst People to Choose for a Travel Buddy

When planning a trip, no matter how big or small, there are always decisions to be made. Where do I go? What do I do? How much money do I bring? Should I take my favorite shirt or will it get ruined? While these are all great questions, there is [...]

Six Places to see in the Emirates

Six Places to see in the Emirates

Usually when one thinks of the Middle East they’ll think of war, terror, oil, and maybe more mobs. What some may not be as aware of is that there is much more culture, history and warmth there than you may expect. If you’ve never been to the United Arab Emirates [...]

Best Beach Hut Vacations

Best Beach Hut Vacations

The world is comprised of various magnificent beaches, which restores mind and rejuvenates bodies. For the ultimate sun, sand and sea vacation, beach goers can stay footsteps away from the shoreline in a beach hut. Beach fanatics can vacation in tiki-style “boxes” to luxurious huts to best suit the pocket [...]

Closing Week Powder at Aspen Highlands

Closing Week Powder at Aspen Highlands

My knuckles were as white as the view out the windshield of my middle-aged Toyota Corolla. Cars and trucks littered the ditches. In the opposite lanes traffic stood still, sequestered behind a jackknifed semi trailer on I-70. It was April, and I was on my way to Aspen Highlands to [...]

Sri Lanka: Best Kept Secret of the Indian Ocean

Sri Lanka: Best Kept Secret of the Indian Ocean

Are you ready to ride the back of an elephant across the golden sands of a pristine beach or traverse ancient ruins and temples that have been in a the world for over 3000 years? Do you dream of hiking through lush rainforest, sampling unique cuisine and exploring a land [...]

Just a Show of Support to the Staff at Nyungwe

Just a Show of Support to the Staff at Nyungwe

As you probably know, we’re big advocates of ecotourism and what Nyungwe National Park is doing through the Nyungwe Nziza Project. The Nziza Project is aimed at transforming the Park and surrounding communities into a viable ecotourism destination, capable of generating employment and equitable income for the local communities. The [...]

8 Tips for Ladies Traveling in Cairo

8 Tips for Ladies Traveling in Cairo

I was a young lady traveling in Cairo, Egypt once. I met many wonderful people whom I still keep in touch with, and experienced so many beautiful memories. Cairo is such a enchanting place to visit, and Egyptian culture is rich and ancient. But, if you are a woman traveling [...]

Gunma Cycle Sports Center: A Cycling Twist on Amusement

Gunma Cycle Sports Center: A Cycling Twist on Amusement

They say different strokes for different folks, but it’d be very unlikely to here this while buckling oneself into a roller coaster: “Hey, you know what would be cool? If this roller coaster went about a quarter as fast… and if we pedaled our way to the peak!” Despite the [...]

5 Travel Tips for the United Arab Emirates

5 Travel Tips for the United Arab Emirates

The heat from the Arabian sun is causing water droplets to form on my forehead as I walk in temperatures ranging from 90-110 degrees depending on the time of day. The United Arab Emirates is a beautiful land with lots of culture, but with that culture comes certain guidelines that [...]

Glamping

Glamping

Camping is essentially a chance to get out and experience nature. To some, experiencing nature means going all out, man versus wild style. To others, experiencing nature is watching a sunrise. For those just interested in the sunrise, glamping is your style. Glamping, or glamorous camping, is a great way [...]