The Best of Christmas in Atlanta: 40+ Can’t-Miss Holiday Events

The Best of Christmas in Atlanta: 40+ Can’t-Miss Holiday Events originally appeared on Green Global Travel. Everyone knows that we’re passionate about ecotourism and nature conservation. But unless you’re a long-time reader, you might not know that our family is equally wild about spending Christmas in Atlanta, our hometown. ... (c) Green Global Travel - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

5 Incredible Road Trips to Take

I initially veered away from road trips, if only because of what a budget traveler I was during my early days. As time has passed, however, they’ve become one of my favorite ways to travel (although, unfortunately for me, not any cheaper). I’ve taken dozens of road trips over the past few years, in some of the world’s most amazing destinations. Check out these recommendations for the world’s best road trip hotels, then read my suggestions below. ... (c) Leave Your Daily Hell - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Mexico’s Volcanoes: Dale & Entire Team Reach Summit of Ixtaccihuatl

Congratulations to our team, we are 100% on the summit of Ixta. (c) RMI Expeditions - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

6 Hot Destinations in the British Isles to Travel to Right Now

Most people associate the British Isles with cities – London, of course, and then Edinburgh, Manchester etc. Many miss the multiple areas of outstanding natural beauty in the British Isles – the places where British people go on their holidays! These destinations are now beginning to emerge and are becoming the hottest places to visit in the UK. Here... (c) y Travel Blog - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Christmas in Atlanta: 40+ Can’t-Miss Holiday Events

Christmas in Atlanta: 40+ Can’t-Miss Holiday Events originally appeared on Green Global Travel. Everyone knows that we’re passionate about ecotourism and nature conservation. But unless you’re a long-time reader, you might not know that our family is equally wild about spending Christmas in Atlanta, our hometown. From mid-November right up through Christmas Eve, we make a point of attending as many different Atlanta Christmas events as we possibly can. We won’t even travel in the weeks before the holidays, just to make sure we have ample quality time to celebrate... (c) Green Global Travel - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Why Saint Tropez is one of Europe’s top holiday destinations

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Once a small fishing village in which there were not even holiday houses not to talk about expensive luxury hotels, Saint-Tropez today is one of the celebrity hotspots par excellence. Famous people such as Leonardo DiCaprio, Naomi Campell and P.Diddy occasionally sail with their private yacht here, but also “normal holidaymakers”, who go on a (c) Luxury Travel Tips and Vacation Ideas - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

My 5 Biggest Travel Surprises of 2017

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2017 isn’t quite over yet, neither for me—I’ve still got trips to Hong Kong, South Korea and the USA coming up—nor for the world. At the same time, it’s difficult not to become pensive and even nostalgic as December draws ever closer. To be sure, while I’ve been a traveler for almost half my life at this point, many things still managed to surprise me as I trotted the globe this year. Here are the ones that... (c) Leave Your Daily Hell - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

What makes Tokyo so special?

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A side street in Shinjuku, Tokyo What to Do in Tokyo in 5 days A handpicked selection of secret and not-so-secret things to do in Tokyo for those who wonder what makes the place special. Tendrils of smoke curl and float past scarlet pillars. Fingers fold white paper into prayers. Heads bow, hands wash in water, and the soft, sonorous chime of a gong, flecked with gold, reverberates through the crowd. This is the ... (c) Inside the Travel Lab - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Glimpses of Our Better Selves

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Categories: Best OfStoriesBody: When I lived in Haiti, my sister and I went to school in Port au Prince, but we ached and longed for summer vacations in Mirebalais every year.  Ahh, summers of ripe mangos, chasing chickens in the farm, and eating all the candy before bed. Our grandparents spoiled us. We lived the good life. Though my grandma spoiled us, she had limits. Every time I got in trouble, she wouldn't scream or shout, she would come over, get down to my level, and look at me and whisper "there's a good woman somewhere in there-- but ... (c) Wandering Educators - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Road Trip in South Wales

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Good day, I’m writing this from the Celtic Manor in Newport, Wales after finishing a most magnificent summer road trip through Wales. I’ve been to Wales a few times in recent years but I haven’t had a great road trip which in my opinion is the ideal way to see this wonderful little country. We started in Newport, ended in Cardiff and made it as far as St Davids which is best known as being the smallest city in Britain. After arriving... (c) Stop Having a Boring Life - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Spectacular views of Paris from the rooftop of the Arc de Triomphe

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Paris Panorama from the Arc de Triomphe Paris is a feeding ground for hungry snap-happy tourists. The streets are loaded with remarkable architecture, formidable cathedrals and historical landmarks. Without question, the city’s star attraction is the Eiffel Tower, the tallest structure in Paris and the most-visited paid monument in the world. Tourists flock from around the globe to... (c) Traveling Canucks - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Things to Do In Oregon City and Mt. Hood Territory

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We spent the Fourth of July weekend in Oregon’s Mt. Hood Territory for some well-deserved communing with nature. While only a half-hour’s drive away from the city of Portland, The Territory feels a world away with its small towns and a wide range of outdoor activities. For our four... (c) Travel the World - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Instagram Highlights From the Dominican Republic

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One of the first things I do after I get home from a trip is to go through my photos and see what I was able to capture. Many of these images are also shared on Instagram, and since not all of you follow me on that platform I thought I’d share some of the stories and photos I have... (c) LandLopers - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Delta, Korean Air joint venture granted approval by U.S. DOT

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The joint venture will create a combined network serving more than 290 destinations in the Americas and more than 80 in Asia. Click to read the full article Delta, Korean Air joint venture granted approval by U.S. DOT (c) eTurboNews (eTN) - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

I’m Going Traveling, Dammit! (When to Ignore the Bad Advice of Others)

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Over ten years ago, I quit a great job to live and travel abroad. People told me I was crazy, and a few tried to persuade me not to do it. Given that a decade has since passed and my life is going pretty well, I think I’m qualified to say that ... (c) Vagabondish - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Gokyo Trek: Elias & Team Visit Khumjung Monastery

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Today we continued to descend the Gokyo valley towards Khumjung, The Green Village, which, with its twin city, Kunde, hosts the largest population of Sherpa people in the Khumbu. (c) RMI Expeditions - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Is China still allowing foreign tourists to visit Tibet? update 2017

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The Potala Palace Lhasa, Tibet Yes, the Nepal China overland border opens again on September 16th October 29th 2017 One of the most popular questions I get is how to travel from Nepal to Tibet overland. It’s a very easy thing to do as that previous link to my travel guide will show. Likewise from mainland China into Tibet is also very easy. However, due to strict permits and security checks from ... (c) The Longest Way Home | Travel Blog - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

How to Travel Whenever You Want

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Imagine being able to travel whenever and wherever you want. Fellow travel bloggers, Agness and Cez from Etramping  share a couple of ways to make that a reality. Click to read more of their insider tips. Sometimes don’t you feel the urge to buy a ticket and take off, without thinking about your job or other responsibilities? And then reality bites, and you hate how you’re stuck to your job or ... (c) Wild Junket Adventure Travel Blog - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Summer Events to check out in Surfers Paradise

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The weather is already heating up on the Gold Coast and everyone is getting ready for some hot days on the beach. Christmas is just around the corner and with it all the big summer events and festivals that happen at this time of year. Surfers Paradise is at the centre of it all and makes a great base for exploring the Gold Coast and attending the events on the Gold Coast’s summer schedule... (c) Four Jandals Adventure Travel Blog - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Video: Overlanding on the Morrison Jeep Trail in Wyoming

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The Morrison Jeep Trail is a legendary overlanding route amongst off-roaders. It is a 22-mile stretch of road that crosses through the Shoshone National Forest and can test the nerves and stamina of even the best drivers. In this video, we join a team of overlanders as they embark on this epic drive, which pushes them and their equipment to the limits. If you've ever wondered why off-roading is... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] (c) The Adventure Blog - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Stealth SERE Kit

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Response blade, carbide rod saw, diamond rod saw, Kevlar cord saw, polymer handcuff key, titanium Bogotas, garrote and shim pick saw. *Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape. This kit is to be worn, not carried. It is designed for deep covert “carry” – to remain undetected under the scrutiny of a physical search but easily reachable when required. More details as well as instructions on building your own will be published on Vinjatek for Pro Members. Stealth SERE Kit /// Stay up to date with newly published posts, newsletters, exclusives ... (c) VINJABOND - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Surfing & Hot Springs In Tofino On Vancouver Island

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Exploring Vancouver Island’s West Coast Vancouver Island, Canada The second half of my Vancouver Island road trip took me to the island’s West coast, and the fun little hipster surf town of Tofino. It’s a lush wilderness outpost on the edge of the sea. I was on a self-drive road trip with Canada By Design — their Coastal Cultural Explorer Tour of Vancouver Island. Which means I was following a basic itinerary, while my accommodation, a rental car, ... (c) Expert Vagabond - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Road Trips Make Me Lose My Mind (in a good way)

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Wandering Earl Road trips. There’s something about the idea of a road trip that makes many people, including myself, go nuts from intense excitement. Just the thought of a road trip triggers such giddiness and ecstasy that I immediately start dreaming of all kinds of magical road trip scenarios. And I can get lost in such thought for hours. Usually, what makes me so enthusiastic about a road trip has nothing to ... (c) Wandering Earl - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Where I’m At: October, 2017 – Tokyo edition

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[Where I’m At; a monthly update of what I’ve been up to, site news, and where I’m going next.] Where I’ve Been Greetings from Tokyo! The month began at Singapore Changi, which set the pace for a busy travel month. It’s been years since I’ve done so much travel, and certainly the most since my back injury last year. London A post shared by James Clark ?? (@nomadicnotes) on Sep 3, 2017 at 11:23pm PDT I visit Europe once a year which always begins London. This is ... (c) Nomadic Notes - Read entire story here. … [Read more]