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The 24 Best Travel Blogs of 2014

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Adventure Video Of The Year: A Lovable American Douchebag in Kyrgyzstan

In summer 2011, American alpinist and Piolet d’Or winner Kyle Dempster, sponsored by mountain gear maker Outdoor Research, took off on his bike …

11 The Most Colorful Cities In The World You Must Visit

I often wonder what makes a city beautiful? Is it the architecture, the landscape, the people? Maybe it’s something even simpler like color. A …

Useful Tips For Creating A Beautiful Basement Bedroom Interior

Most people don’t really think of the bedroom as being an extra room in their home. It’s usually a space used for storage but, in fact, it could be …

Best 10 Ideas For Storing Your Kitchen Knives Safely

In the kitchen there are a lot of utensils that could be dangerous to work with if you’re careful and knives are definitely on the first place in …

A Modern Transformation For The St Pancras Penthouse Apartment in London

The St Pancras Penthouse Apartm London and it has been recently redesigned and transformed. It was a project by Thomas Griem of TG Studio. The …

5 Dolomites Winter Experiences Not to Miss

The Dolomite Mountains may be known for their world-class ski slopes, but there's much more to this beautiful region. Winter in the Dolomites is sure to be jam-packed with fun, exciting and unforgettable activities.<p><b>Explore Gourmet Cuisine in the Dolomites - "A Taste for Skiing"</b><p>The Dolomites happen …

8 Things You May Not Know About Fiji – Wild Junket Adventure Travel Blog

3<p>Before traveling to Fiji, we’d hardly traveled much in the Pacific – besides Australia – and didn’t know much about the region. But this trip to …

caribbean Archives – Wild Junket Adventure Travel Blog

By Hannah Enightoola|2017-11-09T19:59:18+00:00September 20th, 2017|<p>Thrilled to have one of my closest friends, Hannah Enightoola, share a story here …

17 Stress-Less Travel Lessons

There is one rule I come back to, over and over again, and it's flexible enough that it can be applied to almost any travel quandary: Be where you are.<p>I love making up little rules for myself when I travel, even if I break most of them. ("Just 30 more minutes online and then I'll go outside.") …

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America's Most Charming Accents (PHOTOS)

Lintner admits that she does judge folks by their accent when she travels, but in a good way. "I trust someone with an authentic accent," she says, "because they're probably natives -- and so they know the best hidden places to go."<p>For Dallas-based Crissy Lintner, a certain kind of voice can …

10 Ways To Eat For (Mostly) Free On The Road

Gratis gourmet meals, complimentary appetizers, and snacks on the house aren't hard to procure -- as long as you know where to look. Here are 10 clever little tips for finding free food on the road.<p>We've offered tips on everything from finding cheap flights to saving money on hotel stays. But …

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World Food Tour: 7 Specialties Not to Miss (PHOTOS)

As if we needed another reason to visit Hawaii.<p>If you're a foodie, cuisine plays an important role in your vacation. We can relate. Luckily, we've gotten to sample a lot of great food while off investigating hotels across the globe, and we've particularly enjoyed discovering various destination's …

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How to plan a round-the-world trip

Itʼs the ultimate trip: circumnavigating the planet, and stopping off wherever takes your fancy. Great for travellers who want to see it all, or who are just plain indecisive. But booking a round-the-world (RTW) trip can be a complex business. Hereʼs our guide to getting started.<p>How to do it<p>The …

Traveling on the Threshold

It's easy for me to dispense shallow platitudes about lives lived fully. The challenge comes with putting this into practice while simultaneously balancing the duties and obligations owed to friends and loved ones back home.<p>They say that it's more fun to go 60 mph in a car built for 40 than to go …

10 Places You Should Go While They're Still Cheap

While there are plenty of tricks for squeezing the most out of every vacation dollar, one of the simplest options is to find a place that has a lot to offer but hasn't yet been hit by the price inflation that comes with big-time popularity.<p>It's a fact almost every traveler faces: The world is …

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How to Plan Your Next Great Adventure - Part 2 of 2

This is part two of "How to Plan for Your Next Great Adventure." Part one dealt with figuring out your itinerary and finding the right price. In this follow up, we'll take a look at other things to consider (travel insurance and unexpected costs) as you prepare for your trip of a lifetime.<p>This is …

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How To Be A Travel Writer In 2013

But what the hell is a travel writer? The cliched images likely come to mind: the zip-off pants-wearing, notepad-wielding, globetrotting do-gooder, or maybe the unshaven, whiskey-drinking, chain-smoking, ex-Peace Corps polyglot.<p><i>Same terrain, new tools. Behold the new school. Photo by Chris …

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Impressive Contemporary Apartment In London

There are many wonderful properties and spectacular apartments in London and some of them are even situated in one of London’s most sought after …

Five Tips To Update A Single Guest Bedroom

Guest bedrooms are a great place to experiment with your design ideas. As these rooms are not always in use they can make for ideal testing ground to …

Highlights of the Ice Run: From the Northern Lights to the Ice Hotel – Wild Junket Adventure Travel Blog

Over the winter, we took off on an epic train journey around the coldest reaches of Europe armed with our Eurail global passes and plenty of winter …

Top 10 Eastern European getaways

For years Eastern Europe was the undiscovered half of the continent - but things have changed. The diverse highlights of Eastern Europe are now drawing travellers by the trainload. Here are our top 10 Eastern European getaways.<p>1. Julian Alps, Slovenia<p>The Julian Alps form Slovenia's dramatic …

The 10 Best Small Towns In America

In a time when "authentic" is a travel buzzword, these hamlets are attracting visitors with an often unexpected—and surprisingly sophisticated—array of independent and locally-minded cultural, outdoor, and culinary offerings, all minus the urban price tags.<p>The only downside to all this small town …

15 Backsplash shelves – both practical and good-looking

In the kitchen, one of the ways in which you can add color, texture and style to the décor is by using eye-catching backsplashes. But the backsplash …

Beautiful Bedroom Benches Design Ideas, Inspiration & Decor

Designing a bedroom is all about bringing different elements together and ensuring that they work seamlessly. Like in every other aspect of interior …