Em Dashed

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Winter in Queenstown: Activites to Do and Things to Know

High energy folklore spirit at Wenceslas festival

Witness pure Bohemian spirit at Cesky Krumlov…<p>No better place to kick start your Czech Republic trip than with the most delicious slice of the …

Festivals

Experience the Arts in London

London is home to some of the best theatre and art in the world. If you’re traveling to London, take some time to consider experiencing the arts. …

England

What Not to Do on Your Northern Lights Chase: A 7 Point Checklist for Your Family to Ensure Viewing the Northern Lights

When we settled on chasing the Northern Lights in Norway for our Christmas celebrations we took a lot of time to prepare. Even frantically so. We …

Northern Lights

Island Hopping in Flores, Indonesia - Day 1

After 6 months of waiting, we finally did the island hopping in Flores, Indonesia. We went there last June and rent a pinisi – a traditional …

Asia Travel

A Guide to Vietnamese Drip Coffee

For true coffee lovers, Vietnam will be just an ideal destination. One of the first things I noticed was the way Vietnamese respect their coffee …

Coffee

The Best Travel Websites You Need to Know About

en_GB<p>article<p>Planning a journey is so easy when you know the best travel websites to search for flights, accommodation, transports and …

Travel

How to handle work trips abroad

Holiday! Celebrate! Well no. Not quite…<p>So you’ve been handed the news that you are required to travel abroad for work. It might be for a night, it …

Productivity

5 Tips to Help You Adjust to Higher Altitudes

You don’t have to climb Mt. McKinley to experience altitude sickness. Even a change in altitude of a few thousand feet can result in headaches, …

Sea Level

Cuba: MY LITTLE BLUE TAXI – SIDECAR! (2)

Thought to type down few tips on things to do in Havana first, but I just can’t wait to tell you about my lovely tour around the city, actually the …

Cuba

Circumnavigating the Globe in One Afternoon on an L.A. International Food Tour

Repatriation is never an easy process for anyone who’s spent time overseas, but if there’s one city that makes the transition easy, it’s my hometown, …

Los Angeles

36 Hours in Cambridge, England

Luxe Adventure TravelerCambridge is world famous for its top five university. One of the oldest in the world, the University of Cambridge exudes …

European Travel

7 Unmissable Places to Visit in Tuscany

<b>Tuscany knows its charms and isn’t afraid to show them off. Teetering hilltop towns surrounded by rolling hills, dramatic religious buildings,</b> …

Italy

Travel Smart: Preparing for your trip to Manila

They say that Manila is an acquired taste. But despite the seemingly endless traffic and bureaucratic government, Manila’s grit, hospitable locals, …

Asia

Best Paris Hotels with Eiffel Tower View

YOUR PARIS HOTEL WITH EIFFEL TOWER VIEW Looking for Paris hotels with a view? And why not “that view”, a Paris hotel with Eiffel Tower view? Named …

France

Porto for Design Lovers

There’s a lot of great design in Porto! From creative independent designers to excellent art galleries, Porto’s design scene is blooming.<p>As a first …

European Travel

5 Things You Didn't Know About Antarctica - Love & Road

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Antarctica

Things to Know When Staying in New Zealand Hostels

New Zealand

Transportation Strikes in France 2018: info, dates and best tips for traveling to Paris

Paris Travel Blog 2018. France Strikes 2018 post first published on 2nd April 2018. Last Update: 11th April 2018 STRIKE IN FRANCE TODAY (FRENCH …

Transportation

9 Reasons To Visit Bristol, England This Year | While I'm Young

Quirky, colourful and unconventional in the best possible way: Bristol needs to be on your list of UK cities to visit this year. The largest city in …

England

Postcard: Mendocino County, California

From the little-known wine region of Anderson Valley to the Point Cabrillo Light Station, California’s Mendocino County is full of things to do and …

Mendocino County

Looking for the best beach holiday destinations

The perfect beach holiday is something that many people seek to attain. There is nothing as relaxing as lying on the warm sand and watching the …

Beaches

10 Free Things To Do In San Francisco

Check out the top 10 free things to do in San Francisco. Even though the city is quite expensive, there are a number of things to do in SF for free, …

San Francisco

12 Most Beautiful Villages in Provence, France

The Provence region of France is one of the most beautiful and culturally intriguing places in the world. It’s also incredibly diverse. From the rich …

France

Things to do in Gozo with Kids: Why This Maltese Island Should Be Your Next Family Trip

When families are looking for an easy island break the immediate destinations which come to mind include the Balearics, the Canaries, and the Greek …

European Travel

The best beaches in Bali

Beaches of Bali and beyond<p>The beaches of Bali offer so much more than just drinking cheap beer while lounging under an umbrella. Here is a hand …

Asia Travel

Chasing Waterfalls: Discovering Tallulah Falls in North Georgia

Georgia brings to mind Spanish moss and the languid ease of Savannah, the urban hustle of Atlanta or red dirt roads bisecting the pastoral farmland …

Hiking

10 things you didn't know about accommodation booking with Booking.com

For years, I had been booking my accommodation strictly via hostel websites (directly via links I found on Google maps and via the portals …

Hospitality

Vigan Tourist Spots You Can Visit In A Day – Exploring The Philippine's World Heritage City

The first leg of our Ilocos Tour started with a day trip in Vigan, Ilocos Sur.<p><b>Vigan is a component city and capital of the province of Ilocos Sur</b>. …

Asia Travel

The Golden Chariot Train Review: Everything You Need to Know

17<p>27<p>9<p>1<p>Shares 54<p><i>Psst, FYI - this post may contain affiliate links, which means I earn a commission (at no extra cost to you) if you purchase from</i> …

Asia Travel