How to Travel Whenever You Want

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 …

Back to the Most Beautiful Village in Spain

Back to the Most Beautiful Village in SpainOne of the joys of our mother-daughter European trip this summer, was returning to Spain and our gorgeous white village&nbsp One of the joys of our mother-daughter European trip this summer, was returning to Spain and our gorgeous white village where Mozart went to school for five months in the winters from first through fourth grade. It’s been voted the prettiest village in Andalucia by the …

Two Weeks in Cuba – Itinerary and Tips

Before I arrived in Cuba with my friend, we had the idea of travelling the entire length of the country from west to east. After Havana we’d head west to Viñales and from there we’d make our way to Baracoa with the view of stopping at various cities and towns in-between. However, when we arrived we discovered two weeks …

PHOTO: Tomb of Jesus, Inside the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Old Jerusalem

Click on title to view photo in large format. The Tomb of Jesus is said to be located inside this Edicule (shrine), which stands in the center of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in the Old City of Jerusalem. The original church, dedicated in 336 AD, was ordered built by Emperor Constantine. The cave where Jesus was entombed was…

Living to Travel

If you consider yourself an expert on travelling and exploring the world, then you surely know that the best way to ensure a wonderful experience is to make sure you are getting the best deals. From transportation, to food, to lodging, and so many other essentials, finding the best price possible will not only extend your stay but allow you to enjoy more things than could be done otherwise. For example, if you…

PHOTO: Harbour Bridge and Circular Quay in Sydney, Australia

Click on title to view photo in large format. Circular Quay in Sydney, Australia, sits at the heart of the city. At the head of the Quay is the main ferry terminus, while the famous Harbour Bay Bridge lies at its foot. The location is more than practical; it was on this precise spot that the settlement of Australia was founded. Thus it seems appropriate that today a multitude of ferries depart every few minutes, transporting locals to and from work and tourists to Manly, Watsons Bay, Mosman,… …

East Hampton Point – East Hampton, NY

East Hampton Point| 295 Three Mile Harbor/Hog Creek Road | East Hampton, NY  Established in 1992, East Hampton Point is a luxury resort located on Three Mile Harbor just minutes from the Village of East Hampton. It offers a world class waterfront restaurant, luxurious accommodations and a full-service marina and boatyard. In addition to

Women’s March – Change, Inspiration, Travel, Love & Family

Women's March – Change, Inspiration, Travel, Love & Family The Women's March changed our lives, likely all of our lives. I'm not a Democrat or Republican and have  The Women's March changed our lives, likely all of our lives. I'm not a Democrat or Republican and have never been political. but see this more of a moral issue than a political one. We found it tremendously inspiring that over 5 million women, men…

The truths behind travelling: It isn’t as glamorous as Instagram lets you believe!

  This post is for all the Instagram addicts scrolling through envious holiday pictures, fabulous travels and lives lived in paradise! The travel dream is real and can be achieved by anyone who puts their mind to it. It could be you enjoying the sun on the perfect beach in paradise… but

Things you can do in Greece!

Spending vacations is not as simple as it seems like. You have to decide where to go and how to spend your vacations lively. This is a question which confuses so many people when it comes to going on vacations. Well, one of the best ways to do that is in Greece. Yes, …

PHOTO: Painting the Steps Between Vijayana Garam Ghat and Kedar Ghat in Varanasi, India

Click on title to view photo in large format. In Varanasi, India, more than 90 ghats (stairways) lead down to the banks of the Ganges River. Hindus come from around the world to immerse in the river they consider sacred. Unfortunately, this was often a difficult proposition. The ghats were covered in mountains of mud …

Traveling Laos with Children

Traveling Laos with children can be both rewarding and challenging, but its merits definitely outweigh the cons. Here are some of our practical tips for traveling Laos with children. We’re just returned from a trip to Laos with our two-year-old girl Kaleya, and it turned out to be one of our favourite trips with her to date. In all honesty, we didn’t expect much from Laos – having heard about the notorious party scene in Vang …

Chinese New Year in Singapore: A Festival of Traditions

For those celebrating Chinese New Year in Singapore, here is a guide on the traditions and practices of the festive season. In the oriental world, the year has only just begun. We’re currently in Singapore, ringing in the Year of the Rooster with my family and friends. Chinese New Year is one of the most important festivals of the year here, celebrated in fervor for 15 whole days with a flurry of traditions and cultural practices – …

My Fourth Travel Blog Exchange Conference – TBEX in Manila, Philippines

This past October, I flew to the Philippines, to attend the Travel Blog Exchange Conference, officially known as TBEX in Manila 2016. My association with TBEX began back in 2009, when an email between six travel blogger friends became the impetus for the first get-together in Chicago. There were barely 100 people at that event. We were crammed into a too-small room in the Chicago Cultural Center that had temperamental air conditioning and non-existent wifi. But to this day, it remains the best TBEX I’ve ever attended. Travel… (Visited 401 times, 401 visits…