Karen Warren

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Book Review: The World’s Best Bowl Food by Lonely Planet

You can always rely on Lonely Planet’s recipe books to come up with an eclectic mixture of the familiar and the exotic, an individual selection of …

Loneliness

What is Home? Thoughts on Being a Third Culture Kid - Passport & Plates

<b>What is home?</b><p>This is a question I’ve been wrestling with a lot with over the last few years. I don’t say this in the literal sense of course. The …

Time I

Top Three Attractions of Ayutthaya

1. Wat Mahathat<p>Wat Mahathat means ‘temple of the great relics’. It is one of the most significant and oldest site in Ayutthaya. The place was once a …

Asia Travel

Escape The Crowds In Thailand: 5 Unspoiled Thai Islands

The Thai authorities recently made the bold move to close Maya Bay on Koh Phi Phi, the beach made popular in DiCaprio movie The Beach, during the low …

Asia Travel

Cattle on LSD and 8 more weird bike touring stories that happened to us

Cycloscope are proud users of the best touring bikes in the world<p>Indonesia<p>9 short travel stories from a bicycle journey around the world<br>funny, weird, …

Lawn Mowing

Butchart Gardens Victoria A Treasure of Canadian Gardening

A visit to this slice of heaven on earth will make you wish you could return for more discoveries in every season. Thankfully you can.<p>Mrs. Jennie …

Travel

Colombian Coffee Country: Is Filandia a Better Alternative to Salento?

<i>Parque Naciónal los Nevados</i> and <i>Valle de la Cocora</i> are big draws for travellers. Likewise, <i>Café Jésus Martin</i> offers plenty for those who love Third …

Travelers

Unravelling the Layers of Medieval Obidos, Portugal

In all my travels through <b>Portugal</b>, few places compare with the visual splendour that you find in <b>Obidos</b>. A small town in central Portugal, Óbidos is a …

European Travel

10 Cool Things to do in Bali

<b>Bali is a beautiful travel destination, packed with culture, wonderful food, beaches and striking landscapes. Here are 10 spots you shouldn’t miss</b> …

Asia Travel

10 Unmissable Places to Visit in Japan

Japan is somewhere I think everyone should visit. From futuristic skyscrapers to tranquil bamboo forests and neon arcades to serene temples, it’s …

Japan

Discovering Roman London

London’s long history is one of its many attractions for visitors. Yet less is known of the city’s Roman past than of the Middle Ages or the …

England

6 ways to stay safe while traveling solo

As I’m sure you can imagine, telling my family and friends that I was off on a solo travel adventure was met with considerable concern. A bright-eyed …

Solo Travel

Opera Garnier Paris: one of the most beautiful places to visit in Paris

After all these years living in Paris, we still needed to cross the Opera Garnier tour off our bucket list. The reason? We have visited most of Paris …

France

Trans Canadian Train Across Canada - A Bucket List Trip

Somewhere between the railway towns of Gogama and Longlac, on the Canadian Shield, I dream there’s an earthquake. But it’s only the train shuddering …

Canada

Travel Photography: Brilliant Street Art in London

London is a street art paradise. On a random walk you’re likely to come across some phenomenal pieces by local and international artists.<p>Street art …

Streetwear

Best Walking Sandals for Women: Rated & Reviewed

<b>Finding good hiking sandals can be a difficult task. But when you’re on the trail or walking for long periods of time, you need a pair of sandals</b> …

Shoes

Wine Tasting in Lisbon Portugal

(Updated On: April 5, 2018)<p>While Porto in Portugal is known as a popular destination for wine lovers (or more specifically, Port lovers), Lisbon …

European Travel

Postcard: Classiebawn Castle in Ireland

American expat, Talia, recently visited the Cassiebawn Castle in County Sligo, Ireland, a 19th-century castle near the village of Cliffoney. Read the …

How to find sponsors for your adventure travels

Cycloscope are proud users of the best touring bikes in the world<p>How to get travel sponsorship for road trips, bicycle expeditions or any sort of …

Marketing

Why You’ll Want To Be Green in Brunswick, Melbourne

I’m all for being a tourist in your own town and when I met Claudi, the founder of GreenMe Melbourne, at a Travel Massive event I told her to put me …

Australia

Kew Gardens: London’s “Lesser Known” UNESCO World Heritage Site

London has four UNESCO World Heritage Sites, but one – the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew – is less visited than the others. Each of the others – the …

England

Botanical Gardens of Bath

With lush plants and flowers, huge trees, ponds, and hidden monuments, this place feels a bit like discovering Narnia.<p>Founded in 1840, the Botanical …

Botanical Gardens

Garden Visit: Lessons from the Impressionists at the New York Botanical Garden

We were a group of seasoned garden writers at the NYBG press preview of The New York Botanical Garden’s Impressionism: American Gardens on Canvas<i>.</i> We …

10 Ideas to Steal from Botanical Gardens Around the World

Botanical gardens exist to teach people about plants—how to identify, display, and use them for medicinal purposes—and historians and …

Landscaping

Discover street art in Ajo, Arizona

Share this!<p>(Last Updated On: April 6, 2018)<p>The exuberant street art in Ajo, Arizona is a bold and colorful sign of this old mining town’s artistic …

Streetwear

Paris is Always a Good Idea: 7 Reasons to Keep Visiting Paris

Paris is one of the most visited cities in the world and one of the most romantic cities in Europe. There are endless reasons why people choose to …

France

Bali Indonesia: MONKEYS, PYTHONS AND TIGERS (8)

I can’t finish this series without dedicating one post to animals. All of you probably know stories about monkeys at the Monkey Forest or the Uluwatu …

Asia Travel

Dental Tourism: Why Dental Implants Cost Way Less in Algodones

Although dental tourism has been around for a long-time, the prices that most Westerners face to maintain their dental health at home is making more …

Dentistry