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6 Things Not to do When Traveling Abroad

6 Things Not to do When Traveling Abroad

Kids, don’t try this at home…err, abroad. Here are 6 travel fails that landed tourists in hot water.   Keep the Memorable Name Carving for a Tree with your Lover Chinese teen Ding Jinhao just wanted to leave his mark after visiting the 3,500-year-old Temple of Luxor in Egypt, and [...]

Best Countries to Booze

Best Countries to Booze

Some of the best travel stories are created from a mixture of boozing stirred with a long night and possibly poured until the next morning. Most of the world has lenient drinking laws as well as long hours with some bars and clubs closing at 5:00am. So if your looking [...]

6 Disappointing Tourist Attractions

6 Disappointing Tourist Attractions

It isn’t a horrible idea to be a little tacky and touristy from time to time, when you’re a tourist, you’re a tourist…there isn’t much way around it.  But have you ever gotten really hyped up for a tourist destination just to get let down?  There you are, all ready [...]

Great Summer Reads About Vacations That Go Horribly Wrong

Great Summer Reads About Vacations That Go Horribly Wrong

If you’ve got some epic summer travel plans… well, good for you. But if work, family, or financial obligations are keeping you from taking a luxurious getaway this year, then do the next best thing and read about people whose vacations evolve into nightmarish ordeals. It’ll give you peace of [...]

New Zealand- The Most Beautiful Corner of the World

New Zealand- The Most Beautiful Corner of the World

New Zealand Known as the most beautiful corner in the world, New Zealand offers people untouched nature, recreational activities, and rich indigenous heritage that has lasted throughout the ages.  New Zealand is the land of zealous, a world of wonder with enthusiasm and passion from the skyscrapers in Auckland to [...]

A Beginner’s Guide to ‘Round the World’ Airfare

A Beginner’s Guide to ‘Round the World’ Airfare

You’ve probably heard rumors about a magical plane ticket that enables passengers to visit as many countries as they wish, while traveling in either an easterly or westerly direction, for a flat fee. Maybe you’ve considered purchasing this fare yourself, or even drafted a crude list of countries you’d visit [...]

Dos and Don’ts to a Successful Flight

Dos and Don’ts to a Successful Flight

To some, a successful flight means you arrived alive. To others though, it’s the little things, like getting an extra bag of mini-pretzels that matter. While you can probably forget about that extra bag of pretzels, these other tips may help. Pack it in Do: Pack light is the theme [...]

5 Tips to Keep Your Stuff Safe in School

5 Tips to Keep Your Stuff Safe in School

It’s important to feel safe in school, but safety starts with you and the decisions you make. Trust isn’t something to take lightly, especially when you spend a great deal of time on campus or in the dorms where distractions of friends, studying and activities leave little time to worry [...]

9 Towns to Visit During Your Oregon Coast Road Trip

9 Towns to Visit During Your Oregon Coast Road Trip

Every summer, millions of tourists flock to the quaint seaside towns and serene marinas that dot the Oregon Coast. At roughly 350 miles, most of which can be accessed by Highway 101, this picturesque stretch of seafood joints and sand dunes is perfect for weekend road-trippers. Here’s a list of [...]

A Festival in the Clouds: Alma, Colorado

A Festival in the Clouds: Alma, Colorado

There is something in the water around little mountain towns; it just seems to make everyone super friendly. Last weekend I was in such a town called Alma, Colorado. I don’t think I was in the town and out of the car for more than 30 seconds before I felt [...]