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Packable Wine

Packable Wine

Nothing is more luxurious than a glass of wine after a long day of traveling. It’s classy, it’s elegant, it’s something your mom would approve of, or maybe not.

6 Ways to Meet New People While Traveling

6 Ways to Meet New People While Traveling

Traveling alone or in a group can start to get boring after awhile, especially if you’ve created your own North American microcosm in your hotel room. One way to shake things up is to reach

Biggest Drops in Tourism

Biggest Drops in Tourism

The international tourism industry controls billions and billions of dollars of the world’s economy. Many cities, even countries, are made or broken based on the success of their tourism industry. In an ideal world, tourism

5 Alternatives to Skiing

5 Alternatives to Skiing

Let’s say your friends are heading up to the slopes for a weekend of glorious skiing and fresh powder. And let’s say you really want to go because…hello, a weekend in the mountains with

7 Places you Need to Take a Road Trip

7 Places you Need to Take a Road Trip

Getting some friends together, jumping in the car and heading out into the unknown is one of the most adventurous and fun things to do.

Exploring the 1,000 Islands Archipelago: A Carnival for Travelers

Exploring the 1,000 Islands Archipelago: A Carnival for Travelers

If you’ve never been to the 1,000 Islands Archipelago, you are missing some serious adventure confined to one small region. Situated inside the Saint Lawrence Seaway, the 1,000 Islands Archipelago (also Thousand Islands) gets its

How to Squat on an Asian Toilet

I’m sure none of us have sat relaxed on our toilet reading a magazine with the thought, “Man, this would be cool to do while squatting.” Believe it or not, the squatting toilet was the toilet of choice for many Chinese from the distant past, as well as today. And [...]

6 Historical Adventures that Went Terribly Wrong

6 Historical Adventures that Went Terribly Wrong

If you’ve lost your bags, had your wallet stolen, or become lost in a city where you don’t speak the language, your travel experience can quickly turn from dream to nightmare. However inconvenient these instances

Ready…Set…Rickshaw

Adventure craving vagabonds like ourselves couldn’t ask for a crazier way to travel than the Rickshaw Race. Forget traditional bus rides, these high speed “pimpin” lawn mowers race across 35,000 kilometers of Indian landscape – all in the name of charity. If you think of it, this is the way [...]

Around the World: The Hangover Edition

Around the World: The Hangover Edition

The holidays are over and the detoxing has begun. Now is the time of year where the entire nation, perhaps the world, is nursing a wicked hangover. Your head is pounding, your stomach is turning,