Ali May

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The 10 Best Bars in Venice, Italy

John Deere Engine & Tractor Museum: Waterloo, Iowa

The John Deere Engine & Tractor Museum in Waterloo, Iowa, is one that you will want to put on your road trip list. Museum enthusiasts will love this …

Take a sunset tour at the world’s oldest working lighthouse in Ireland

The world’s oldest intact working lighthouse is based in Ireland and it is now offering sunset tours. They will take place at the 800-year-old Hook Lighthouse, which is situated at the tip of Hook Peninsula in Wexford, on the corner of Ireland’s Ancient East.<p>“Watching the sun go down at the tip of …

Ireland

These Are the 13 Most Beautiful Hikes in Europe

The Ultimate Guide to Food in Paris

Whenever I visit Paris, I try to pack in all my favorite foods. The problem is, I have <i>a lot</i> of favorite food in Paris, making it so that my trips …

France

Riding the Rails - The Joys of Train Travel

Taking to the tracks, is such a joy. I know that we are Flying Fluskeys, and flying also makes me a happy girl, but there is something special about …

Trains
European Travel

You Can Now Explore the Roman Colosseum at Night

A new late-night tour will take visitors through the ancient arena and underground.<p>Following a major restoration, the activityColosseumSymbol of the city's enduring grandeur—and complex historyColosseum in Rome is brighter and cleaner than it's been in 2,000 years. No better time to look at it …

Italy

The Roman Guy’s “Venice Walking and Boat Tour”

We met our guide, Chiara, between the two iconic columns of Piazzetta di San Marco. Succumbing to superstition, we refused to walk between the two …

Italy

Rome Public Transport: Tips for Riding the Bus

Rome—easy on the eyes, but hard on the feet. When I get to bella Roma, I flit from one historical attraction to the next like the proverbial kid in …

Italy

The Incredible Italian Island You've Never Heard Of

Plan a visit to Ischia, but don't let the secret out.<p>There are places you go to get away from it all. And then there’s Sant’Angelo.<p>To get to this Italian village, you take an hour-long ferry from Naples to the volcanic island of Ischia, nestled a few waves’ breadth from Capri in the heart of the …

The Most Luxurious (but Sneakily Affordable) Vacation Spots Across The Globe

You want all the “Roman Holiday” Audrey Hepburn vacation vibes (oversize sunnies, silk scarf, vintage convertible), but let’s be real: You’re going to have to pick and choose between lavish splurges in a city like Rome. Good news: A trip abroad doesn’t necessarily mean you have to cut the luxe out …

The Perfect Summer Beach Vacation Packing List

What do summer days, beach chairs, beach balls and beach umbrellas all have in common?That’s right, my undivided attention. Now that I have yours, …

Beaches

Monaco Revisited: Glamour, Glitz and Completely within Reach

Although the French Riviera remains the darling of the rich, famous and the fashionistas, but it’s about time we took another look.<p>You may be …

Travel

The Best Things to Do in Canada in Honour of Canada's 150th - Taylor's Tracks

2017 is Canada’s 150th birthday so what better way is there to celebrate than to travel the country and share the best things to do? I’ve put …

Canada

Best island destination - Tasmania

Although Tasmania has plenty of well-known attractions, such as <b>Cradle Mountain, Bay of Fires</b> and <b>Freycinet National Park</b>, there are also lots of …

Australia

7 Reasons Why You Must Visit Ukraine Right Now

Ukraine is probably not included in the top 10 list of countries most travelers wish to visit in Europe. But it should be. More than ever, now is the …

European Travel

13 Days Germany Itinerary - Frankfurt, Munich, Berchtesgaden, Nuremberg & Rothenberg

What comes to mind when you think of Germany ? World-famous car manufacturers ? WWII History ? or German beer and sausages ? These are the things I …

European Travel

Get your Swede on - things to do in Gothenburg, Sweden

I’m not really one for chasing after countries to tick off my “have visited” list but when the opportunity came up to spend a few days in Sweden …

European Travel

Las Vegas Bonus - UFOs!

<b>Flashback Friday – Las Vegas Bonus – UFOs!</b><p><b>Welcome to Flashback Friday – Where we share previously published articles which were reader favorites.</b> …

How much does one year of travel in Asia cost?

<i>How much does one year of travel in Asia cost? Here’s how much we spent in our year of backpacking in Asia (Eurasia, to be precise), plus some tips</i> …

Asia Travel

Two months in the Philippines – Travel expenses and costs

After having spent the last 15 years of our lives living on a professional wage which we mostly spent on wining, dining, travel and entertainment in …

Asia Travel

6 Fun Animal Encounters in Melbourne for Kids • What Ali Sees

Do your kids love learning about wildlife? Do they want to experience life on a farm? Melbourne, Australia’s second largest city offers several …

Australia

Viking Rhine River Cruise Christmas Experience – Basel to Amsterdam

A European river cruise has been on my travel bucket list since college. The parents of one of my closest friends took a river cruise and ...The post …

European Travel

Villa Del Palmar Loreto All Inclusive – The Ultimate Spa Destination

I just spent an idyllic week in Loreto, Mexico at the fabulous Villa del Palmar. I was there for dessert week which made the trip extra epic. To be …

Baja California Peninsula

Do You Want A Unique Travel Experience? Try A Homestay

Don’t you just love it when people tell you the best way to travel and see places? Like their way is the only way to truly experience a place. Well, …

Asia Travel

The Best 15 Train Travel Tips for Amtrak Travelers - Never Too Old To Travel

How to make train travel a traveler’s paradise with these 15 Train Travel Tips!<p>If you are traveling on Amtrak or any other train for more than a …

Trains

10 things this Latina Digital Nomad learned by being on the road for over a year

Digital nomad? Are you not familiar with the term? Well, a Digital Nomad is a person who works from anywhere…. essentially from any location around …

Puerto Rico

Jigokudani Yaen-Koen: Sharing a snow storm with the famous snow monkeys.

Who hasn’t seen online the famous photos of the Japanese Snow Monkeys relaxing in their hot springs? I was no exception and had to get there and see …

Asia Travel