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Discover The Ultimate Cultural Evening At Te Vara Nui Village In Rarotonga

Experience The Best Of Cook Island Culture With Te Vara Nui<p>One of the greatest ways to experience true Cook Island culture is not doubt with a visit …

The Viking Ship Museum, Oslo

It could be argued that Norway's most infamous exports are the Vikings. These ferocious warriors made their way across the seas to Europe and further …

Waterford Ireland – Exploring Ireland’s Ancient East

Waterford Ireland – Exploring Ireland’s Ancient East Waterford – An Irish Town with a Viking History Waterford Ireland is the country’s oldest city, …

Vatican Top 5 Highlights – How to Skip the Lines and Avoid Crowds?

Vatican definitely deserves one day on your trip to Rome. I only had a few days to prepare for my trip but just enough to do a bit upfront research …

Italy

Greek Island Hopping Itinerary: 13 Islands You Should Visit | A Map, Fork & Cork

13 Islands You Should Visit<p><i>If there’s one country I repeatedly come back to, it’s Greece. Ancient temples stand tall on cliffs overlooking the</i> …

What to Wear in Iceland

How to Choose the Right Viking River Cruise in Europe

For an unforgettable immersive and intimate travel experience, river cruising is hard to beat. River cruises don’t just take you into a country but …

European Travel

How to Enjoy A Winter Vacation in Hokkaido Japan

When we think of Japan a stunning image of slow dropping cherry blossoms, overlooked by the wonder of Mt Fuji comes to mind. Without a doubt, the …

2 Days in Florence: What to Do, See and Eat

Are you planning to spend 2 days in Florence? Keep reading for tips on the best things to do, see, and eat.<br>Oh, Florence. What a beautiful, charming …

Italy

Living History at Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site

Right before the turnoff to Bent’s Old Fort was a cobblestone arch and two stone markers. The first marker was a stone that had been installed in …

3 Castles in South Wales Worth Visiting + Welsh Castle Hotels

Exploring Three Castles in South Wales + Castles you can stay in Wales Caerphilly Castle Every year I visit my late father’s home in Caerphilly in …

American Food in Paris

<i>American food in Paris is all the rage. Check out four fun restaurants where we experienced the Parisian take on hamburgers, hot dogs, grilled cheese</i> …

The Ultimate Basic Road Trip Packing List

People wrongly assume that packing for your road trip is either ridiculously easy. Surely one just throws absolutely everything that one may need at …

How to Eat on a Budget While Traveling | Archives of Adventure - Budget Adventure Travel Blog

Mmmm eating. Possibly one of my all-time favorite activities. And one of the best ways to keep costs down is to eat a budget while traveling. Now …

4 Days in Belgium – beautiful places and castles in Wallonia

When I say Belgium, what comes first to your mind? Brussels for sure, and then I bet Antwerp, and then Ghent and most likely Bruges. And I am sure …

The Ultimate 5 Day Iceland Road Trip Itinerary

If taking an epic Iceland road trip is on your bucket list, you are not alone! These days it seems like everyone is suiting up, packing their …

European Travel

Historic Center of Telč – UNESCO World Heritage Site Czech Republic

UNESCO World Heritage Site Czech Republic: Historic Center of Telč Quick Facts about Telč: Country: Czech Republic Region: Vysocina Inscription: 1992 …

My Very Russian River Cruise: St. Petersburg Russia (Part II)

Russian River Cruise: Arriving in St Petersburg Read Part I of My Very Russian River Cruise from Moscow to St. Petersburg here. The Zosima Shashkov …

St. Petersburg

Chasing the Northern Lights Through Norway - When to Go, Where to Stay

Shades of green swirled and danced over our heads in the night sky as we sat soaking in the hot tub, while two feet of snow surrounded us. It felt …

Northern Lights

What to Pack for the Annapurna Base Camp Trek

When I was planning my trek to Annapurna Base Camp in Nepal, I wasn’t sure exactly what to pack. I had done lots of overnight hiking and camping …

Some Awesome Tips to Help You Travel by Train in Europe

To travel by train or not to travel by train.<p>That is the question.<p>Okay.<p>So I’m kinda stealing Shakespeare’s lines.<p>But really it’s a great …

Garden Route in South Africa by Lenise Calleja Photography

Why the Garden Route in South Africa is the most scenic road trip you can ever make<p>In my opinion the Garden Route in South Africa is the most scenic …

5 Family Friendly Spring Hikes Picked By 5 Adventurers Family For You

Looking for family friendly spring hikes? I always think Spring Break is one of the best time to hike with your family. Trees and flowers start to …

Universal Studios Japan - The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Japan<p>27 Comments<p>My trip to Japan has been a few months ago but I haven’t gotten around to posting anything about it yet, so here we go! On my third …

Japan

The Dwarfs of Wroclaw: How Many Can You Find?

While the colorful city of Wroclaw has plenty of beautiful buildings, the most memorable and iconic attractions are not a cathedral or monument, but …

A historical walking tour of Tallinn's Old Town

Spending One Day In Cambridge - Earth's Magical Places

Despite living my whole life just an hour away from the University town of Cambridge, I’m ashamed to say that I only recently made time to visit with …

23 Epic Destinations for a Honeymoon in New Zealand

I started out writing this post to tell you all the reasons you should honeymoon in New Zealand. Then I realised, well, New Zealand is epic and …

Rothenburg ob der Tauber: Where paths cross

Spring Break: the Best Time To Visit Mount Rushmore

<i>This post is a part of my Black Hills Road Trip Series</i><p>When’s <b>the best time to visit Mount Rushmore</b>?<p>Spring break! While spending the 4th of July (or …