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A 12,000-Mile Road Trip Across the U.S. Based on Lewis and Clark!

This exciting article is from Teaching Traveling! If you see it on any website besides www.teachingtraveling.com or any RSS feed besides the one from …

RVs

Fears We Had About Traveling Full Time

Choosing to change our entire lifestyle is terrifying. Turning “maybe one day…” into “let’s do this!” requires overcoming all the fears and reasons …

Happiness

What is Working (and Living) Life Like for Digital Nomads?

Traveler and founder at The Remote Life<p>Nishchal Dua is a serial entrepreneur and traveler. He has built two companies and had a successful …

Stay At Rema Resot Paro: Our Detailed Review & Experience

<i>I’m sitting on a bench on the front porch of my cottage. I can see the panoramic view of the Paro Valley beautifully surrounded by green paddy fields</i> …

Bread

Outdoor Skills to Make the Best of Your Next Adventure

Most of us at some point in time, fantasize about wandering off in the woods and living of the land for an extended period of time. As unrealistic as …

The Hotel Room Workout. 3 Exercises every traveler should know

The Struggle is Real:<p>Wondering what a hotel room workout is? I have been traveling full time for almost 3 years. Needless to say I’ve done a hotel …

Temple Hopping in Bali - 3 Temples You Really Must Visit

Elysium Apartments Corfu - Greek Paradise with a View

Corfu is an island off Greece’s northwest coast in the Ionian sea. It was a place I knew nothing about prior to my trip in 2014. The only reason we …

Camels and Camping: Taking the Kids to Wadi Rum

We had had a busy morning, exploring Little Petra and driving to Wadi Rum’s desert, in the south of Jordan. The husband and I were looking forward to …

Jordan

Williams Hill Pass OHV Park: Our First Cabin Experience

We have tent camped, truck camped and stayed in a pop up, but we had never stayed in a cabin. There’s something about the idea of snuggling up in a …

A Weekend Itinerary in Doha - Why You Shouldn't Just Fly Through Qatar!

With a weekend to spare, Nathan and I decided to hop over to Doha, Qatar. Though I work with a number of teachers that have lived in Doha in the …

Best way to pack for a trip with packing cubes. How to use packing cubes

I’m pretty sure that many of you have encountered the problem of how to pack for the trip. When we just started traveling very often, packing was …

Luggage

Best places to photograph Sedona

Best places to photograph Sedona When you are visiting Sedona, it doesn’t take too much to see a spectacular view while you are driving around, …

Hiking

Shortcut Travel Guide to Luxembourg City [Infographic]

Luxembourg might not be the first European destination that comes to mind, but to overlook it as a travel destination would be a huge mistake. …

Travel Guides

9 Must Know Myanmar Travel Tips - 2018

39<p>44<p>439<p>1<p>1<p>Shares 524<p>If you are traveling to Myanmar you must have known my first Myanmar travel tip, go now!! If you are thinking about putting …

Roosevelt Island ( Aerial Tram)

• <b>Where/What is Roosevelt Island?</b>• <b><br>Attractions at Roosevelt Island?</b>• <b><br>How do i get there?</b>• <b><br>Where is Aerial Tram Located?</b>• <b><br>Tickets for Tram?</b>• <b><br>How long is the tram</b> …

Lighthouses

Route 66 ...... Road Trip America

Route 66 /bwb-images<p>Foreign Travel can be great – new cultures, languages, foods, customs. But sometimes it’s nice to travel a bit closer to home. …

Waterfall Gully: An After the Rain Hike Through Shakespear Park in New Zealand

While the recent rains created havoc for much of the Auckland region, Shakespear Park seemed to flourish. Colours deepened to a richer shade, a fresh …

Enchanted Walk Cradle Mountain • Tasmania Family Travel • What Ali Sees

Why Kids Love The Enchanted Walk Cradle Mountain<p>When we arrived at Cradle Mountain Lake St Clair National Park in north west Tasmania, I was struck …

A Baja California Sur Road Trip: family travel meets awesome

When you say Baja California, I think most people are instantly going to think “Off-roading and military car inspections…” Well, yeah, that’s totally …

Where to Eat in Girona – A Girona Food Guide

<i>Check out this Girona food guide for our favorite food spots in the charming Costa Brava city.</i> <br>Girona hit the international culinary radar in 2013 …

Ice Cream

Observing Everyday Life in Suzhou China

With just one day to visit, we only got a glimpse of life in Suzhou China. Sitting about 100km west of the big city of Shanghai, we could sense the …

China

Winter Weekends to Travel on a Budget! * Ginger on the Go

It's only fair to share...<p>This post has been updated for Winter 2018! Start booking your winter travel now!<p>When people think of Winter travel, their …

Do you know how important trip insurance is?

<b>Medical</b><p>– so if you get sick during your trip, you will get money back for your medical expenses, however, will need receipts in most cases. Make sure …

Flying

The Amankila ABC.

Today I want to show you more of my recent favorite hotels: the Amankila in Bali. Here I got to spend a couple of nights and attend their on-site …

Asia Travel

A local's guide to Hong Kong - Earth's Attractions

<i>Hong Kong is a complex destination to visit. From beautiful architectural elements to be discovered to amazing food, from nature with places to</i> …

Hong Kong

Driving Off a Cliff at Dead Horse Point State Park

SUMMER ROAD TRIP, DAY 61<p>It’s one of the most iconic chick flicks of the 90’s: two BFF’s, the open road, a murder, a police chase and a plunge off a …

National Parks

What to do in Turin Italy | Italy's First Capital City

If you love coffee, you’ll be pleased to discover that the northern city is home to the world-renown Lavazza (Lavazza) coffee brand. And Turin also …

Italy Road Trip - 14 Things to know before you Self drive!

Self drive in Italy or not?<p><b>So, you have zeroed down</b> to Italy as your holiday destination. Good choice indeed! After planning your itinerary and …

Italy