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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 […]

Most Impressive Buddha Statues in the World

Most Impressive Buddha Statues in the World

So you want to see the Buddha, and that doesn’t include the statue sitting at the local Pier One Imports’ sales shelf. But you’d rather see the real thing where power and spirituality fuse together for a one-of-a-kind experience. Travel with your best behavior as the Buddha hears and sees […]

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Top Wine Destinations

As people continue to sip and savor their favorite flavored grape, the wine industry continues to think outside the barrel with various wine events including bike and wine. For those who prefer the snarky atmosphere, there’s no need to bike and wine, rather sit, sip and savor the view, wine […]

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6 Free (and Fun) Things to Do in Toronto

Toronto isn’t a cheap city. Real estate prices are astronomical and dinner at some of the city’s popular restaurants can run you a cool 200…before drinks. That being said, you don’t need a shipping magnate’s bank account to enjoy all that Toronto has to offer, you just need to know […]

6 Places to Try Sandboarding

6 Places to Try Sandboarding

Though the melting snow on the mountains appears to signal the end of another boarding season, snowboarding enthusiasts will be pleased to know that there is a warm-weather alternative that is just as much fun. In fact, even if you’ve never stepped into the bindings of a snowboard before, sandboarding […]