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Wild Cat Species of the World and Where to Find Them

From the rabbit-sized Black-footed cat of Southern Africa to the 320-kilogram Siberian tiger of the Russian Far East, the feline family represents …

Everything you need to know about the slow boat to Luang Prabang

We have made many, many border crossings on our travels, but few as epic and unpredictable as the two-day slow boat from Northern Thailand to Laos. …

Faux Pas in India

Planning your travel in India can be overwhelming. You probably need multiple vacations to cover its 29 states, enjoy the food and culture of a …

Slumdog Millionaire

Don’t Let Your Dream Holiday Turn Into A Nightmare: Common Travel Mistakes To Avoid - The Bucket List Project

No matter whether you are planning on visiting Mexico or Moldova, there is a lot to consider when it comes to organizing the perfect holiday. Most …

Guide to Swimming with the Sea Turtles at Apo Island, Philippines

The first time I’ve encountered a sea turtle in its natural habitat was during our Pescador Island Hopping in Moalboal, Cebu. During that time, we …

Backpacking North East India - Now on Amazon!

<i>Backpacking North East India: A Curious Journey</i> – now on Amazon and other fabulous stores. The book follows the footsteps of two backpackers, as they …

Backpacking

Where To Stay In Toronto - Best Areas and Best Hotels for First Time Visitors - Traveling Pari

Where To Stay In Toronto – Best Hotel Guide For Tourists<p><i>This post has affiliate links. Read this to understand what it means.</i><p>When I visited Toronto …

Toronto

Overnight Hike Newbie? The Ultimate Overnight Hiking Guide

Doing your first overnight or multi-day hike can be a bit daunting to start off with. What on earth do you pack? How are you going to carry <i>all</i> The …

A Road Trip Essentials List - Your Complete Guide

Posted on June 18, 2018June 28, 2018<p>The road trips are all fun but can be daunting too about what to pack and what to leave behind. So finally you’re …

How much does it cost to travel the world?

It’s the question we are asked more often than any other. “How much does it cost to travel?” Conveniently, it’s one we can answer with pinpoint …

Off the Beaten Track: Learn about the Blackfeet in Browning, Montana

Off the Beaten Track Series:<p>Sometimes, tourists are unavoidable. Venice, the Eiffel Tower, the Coliseum, they’re all packed with hordes of …

A weekend in Bilbao - Seeking the Spanish Sun - Spain travel blog

Bilbao in the Basque region of Northern Spain, is known for its lush green scenery and its culinary treats. I had high expectations of the city but …

Top 5 things to do in Algarve

Algarve is a popular destination in Portugal for turquoise water, beach fun and for seafood. In the summer, this coastal region becomes a travelers’ …

European Travel

Espoo archipelago, my favorite nature escape from Helsinki (UPD 2018) - Finland Travel Blog - Best Places to Visit in Europe

We go to the Finnish Archipelago! Finland is known as a land of thousands of lakes and islands. But somehow I have noticed, that most of the visitors …

European Travel

Q & A with a Cruise Ship Passenger - Part 1

Welcome to the new Sunday feature a ‘Q & A with a Cruise Ship Passenger’. Earlier this year we had ‘The Officer Wife Series Travel & Cruise Tips Q & …

Burano, the colorful Island: a paradise for the photographers.

The island of Burano is considered the home of the Venetian lace and it’s very famous due to its colored buildings.<p>The boat to reach it from Venice …

28-day itinerary for Peru: land of the Incas

Many people choose Peru as a starting point for exploring South America. However, the abundance of attractions can make it hard to decide what to …

Ultimate Guide To Surviving Jet Lag 20 Top Tips

The part of travel that everybody hates, yes the dreaded “Jetlag” – also called <b>desynchronosis. Jet lag</b> can happen to anyone regardless of how many …

Cuba: a timeless travel in this amazing Caribbean Island.

You probably already know that traveling to Havana is like traveling back in time: the weathered buildings, the old classic cars and the rich history …

Cuba

Åland islands, beautiful but lifeless, +5 things to do - Finland Travel Blog - Best Places to Visit in Europe

Seriously, I have a little bit mixed feelings about Åland. Indeed, the place is very beautiful, but somehow, I have managed to come back home …

Travel Diary: Stunning Santorini, Greece, in 3 Days | The Globe Diary

Santorini in Greece is immediately recognisable for it’s picture-perfect white and blue coloured cliffs and stunning sunsets — it’s no wonder it is …

Discover la Ville de Dinant in Belgium

<b>Dinant,</b> a beautiful city, and municipality lie in the Wallonia part of <b>Belgium.</b> 90 kilometers south-east of <b>Brussels,</b> 30 kilometers south-east of …

Why Volunteering Abroad Should Be On Your Bucket List - The Bucket List Project

With the age of technology bringing us more information about desired locations, must-do excursions, and global events, our bucket lists get longer …

Cycling to the sights: things to do in Chiang Rai

There are so many things to do in Chiang Rai, but not everything is within walking distance. Cycling is a fun, easy, cheap and fairly safe way to get …

Best hotel & restaurant with view of Eiffel Tower - Paris

Posted on April 4, 2017June 18, 2018<p>Paris can be both overwhelming as well as mesmerizing for first timers! Same was true for me, I fell for the …

Wildlife watching in Khao Yai

Covering 2168 sq km, Khao Yai is the third largest National Park in Thailand. It incorporates one of the largest primarily intact monsoon forests in …

Spring Season in Keukenhof, Season of marvelous Tulips Collection

Keukenhof, as an habitual way before summer comes in its is the spring. When spring comes it means nature will be no more in mode hibernation. Nature …

Daffodils

One day in Rothenburg

The complete name is ‘Rothenburg ob der Tauber’. This is the medieval town with red-roofed houses looking over the river Tauber. Hence the name. Here …

A weekend in Belfast - The (vegan) Guide

A Weekend in Belfast – Vegan Guide<p>Belfast is, in our opinion, an underrated destination. If you want to see a small city with incredibly nice people …

Ireland

Boutique Hotel in Killarney - Cahernane House Hotel

Killarney is one of the most beautiful and popular areas in Ireland because of the Ring of Kerry and Killarney National Park. The city is also …