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THE BEST OF YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK IN ONE AMAZING DAY

We just got back from our very first visit EVER to the Yosemite National Park and now we keep wishing that we could visit there again and again. A …

National Parks

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Do I Hate My Job? - Getting Out Of My Comfort Zone

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Helsinki – The Northern Princess

-This post is written by Kevin from Kevin’s Travel Diary –<p>Many people do not know or simply forget about one amazing country in Northern Europe. …

Two Day Taipei Itinerary with Recommendations from a Local

The best affordable luxury riads in Marrakech

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What to do in Valletta - How to spend 24 hours in the Maltese capital

Click here for table of contents<p>What to do in Valletta, Malta<p>Bus transport is plentiful here in <b>Malta</b>, but driving into Valetta from St Julians, where …

18 Things to do in Singapore

One of the most vibrant, exciting, and gorgeous cities that we have visited is Singapore. It’s a place where you can get lost in the streets and find …

7 Fun and Useful Eco-conscious Products for Those Who Love Planet Earth

<i>Lucy Gomez of Get Camping Wild shares eco-conscious products that you can use in your daily living, some of which you can use while traveling. Find</i> …

Berlin

From Paris we hopped a train and headed to our next destination, and I owe this leg of our trip all to my son. When we were discussing our next …

How to avoid tourists in Greece

Travel Gift Guide for the Holiday Season - Expat and the City

<b>The holiday season is upon us</b>: the weather is getting colder, decorations are popping up in homes and holiday parties are aplenty. With all the …

unexpected tips: singapore bucket list

Singapore is a small country, only 719.1 km2, yet people are always wondering, <i>what is there to do?</i> At first glance, Singapore may seem like the kind …

Island Hopping in Flores, Indonesia - Day 3

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 …

Climbing Batu Caves Steps To See The Famous Temple Cave

Batu Caves in Malaysia is a place worth visiting<p>One of the highlights of our Kuala Lumpur trip was visiting Batu Caves. I’ve always seen beautiful …

OCS Guide to New Caledonia's Southern Lagoon

Free Walking Tour of Jewish Quarter Prague

Certain places leave a lasting impression on your mind. Seems like that happens even if the place wasn’t in your conscience before visiting.<p>While in …

Hiking the Osmeña Peak in Dalaguete, Cebu

The first time is always the most memorable!<p>I vaguely remembered my first hike. It was summer and I didn’t really know what to expect.. I love …

What We Discovered In El Nido On A Scooter

Exploring <b>El Nido on a scooter</b> is one of the highlights of our <b>Philippines</b> trip! It is a convenient, cheap and a fun way to get to all the undiscovered …

How Not To Do A Layover in Taipei: four helpful hints for newbies

Despite all the pre-trip planning – and there was a LOT – we didn’t plan for a layover in Taipei. It was a spur of the moment decision, made without …

10 Gift Ideas for Travellers - Travel Tips - Becksplore

Travel Tips<p>12 Comments<p><i>(This post contains affiliate links, for more information read this privacy policy)</i><p>Christmas is right around the corner and it …

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Three extraordinary women winemakers in Saussignac, POMEROL, and Sicily

Here's Why You Should Add Peru To Your Bucket List - The Bucket List Project

Peru is famous for many things; the birthplace of Paddington Bear, the adventures of Indiana Jones, and, stepping out of the world of fiction for a …

South America

Winter in Paris: Louvre Pyramids on a Skateboard

Winter in Paris : the Louvre Pyramides on a skateboard<p>December has come, and with it the cold came. <b>It actually snowed</b> in Paris on the night of …

The Sad Story of the Jews of Spain - The Royal Tour

It’s Saturday, Shabbat (the Jewish sabbath). The Synagogue of El Transito in Toledo, Spain is crowded, but there is no service taking place. Tourists …

Cooking classes in Bali: suitable even for those who dislike cooking

First of all, I have to admit that I am not the biggest fan of cooking. While living in Lithuania, I used to cook (simple dishes) mainly at home, …

Don't miss Bali because of the tourists! Here's authentic Bali, Indonesia!

Bali is a destination that seems to split opinion. Many flock their due to its popularity, especially backpackers and Australian tourists. Others …

Travel anxiety management tips: handy tips to overcome travel fears

There are a lot of people out there for whom the world is their oyster. Not only do they love to travel, but set out doing so without the slightest …