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World’s 7 Best Oktoberfests

World’s 7 Best Oktoberfests

‘Tis the season for pumpkin beer, hoppy ale, and lederhosen. Oktoberfests are here, and all over the world people are celebrating the wonderful gift of barley and hops. Das Oktoberfest have been in celebration since 1810, and those who cannot make it to the world-famous Munich celebration need not fear, [...]

15 Adventure Quotes to Get you Moving

15 Adventure Quotes to Get you Moving

It’s funny how a collection of sentences, a statement, or even a single word can inspire adventure within your mind. And here for you today, to help you stay on the adventurous path, is a collection of some of the greatest poets, writers, and outdoor enthusiasts on what they have [...]

Simon Yin: Becoming Someone Else for All Hallow’s Eve

Simon Yin: Becoming Someone Else for All Hallow’s Eve

In the spirit of All Hallow’s Eve, I shall write a blog on becoming someone else, embodying the spirit of another soul, and delving deep into your spirits as you spit out an alien being from your belly that spawned from the depths of hell. I’m talking of course about [...]

6 Things to Know About Travel Alerts and Warnings

6 Things to Know About Travel Alerts and Warnings

When the government issues a travel alert or warning for a destination you’ve got your eye on, you’ll want to pay attention—but don’t go cancelling your plane tickets just yet. Travel advisories aren’t always a be all end all. If there is one in place that could affect your travel [...]

6 Best Destinations for Weekend Warriors

6 Best Destinations for Weekend Warriors

We all dream of being outside 24/7, but reality can be a bitter pill to swallow. That being said, when Friday rolls around, you know you have to be ready to go and take full advantage of what the great outdoors has to offer. Whether you plan on hitting the [...]

Zombie Walks Around The World

Zombie Walks Around The World

From Toronto’s altruistic zombie walk (last year, they raised funds for the Heart and Stroke Foundation because, according to organizers, zombies have to plan for the future too) to London’s beer-fueled zombie pub crawl, there are a whole lot of places for the undead to convene and let their hair [...]

6 Dreamy Yoga Destinations

6 Dreamy Yoga Destinations

What feels even better than an awesome yoga class? An awesome yoga class in a breathtakingly  beautiful setting. From mountainside chaturanga in India to downward dogs on the beach in Nassau, read on for a roundup of the best yoga destinations guaranteed to satisfy your wanderlust and spiritual yearnings all [...]

8 Tips to Discovering BC’s Discovery Islands

8 Tips to Discovering BC’s Discovery Islands

Northeast of Campbell River, British Columbia, the wide Strait of Georgia narrows into a maze of islands, channels and coastal mountains called the Discovery Islands. The winding channels and steep mountains make it look like an ideal sea kayak touring destination. And it is, but go with caution: the Discoveries [...]

6 Phenomenal Fall Festivals in Europe

6 Phenomenal Fall Festivals in Europe

Most people travel to Europe during the summer months to experience excellent weather, café culture and Mediterranean beaches. However, fall season offers exciting outings and phenomenal festivals equipped with cheaper airfare, hotels and temperate climate. Fall attaches the heartstrings of many European lovers, and is the primo destination for harvests, [...]

Adventures in South America

Adventures in South America

The changing of seasons means Spring is on the way in South America.  LAN and TAM Airlines have teamed up to give away three trips to South America for the next three-weeks. For the first week, travel by train to the gorgeous Avenue of Volcanoes in the Andes highlands. Enjoy stunning [...]