Raymond Walsh

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35 Things to Do in Guadalajara, Mexico

- | Category: Escapes<p>Shares 0<p>Being the capital city of the Mexican state of Jalisco, and the second most populated city in Mexico, you’ll never run …

Mexico

The World's Top Travel Blogs of 2018

This list ranks the world’s top travel blogs on the basis of algorithmic authority. It attempts to measure the authority of the website based on …

Mainstream Media

Travel Safety Tip: Do You Have a Traveller’s “Safe Word?”

You’ve probably heard of the term “safe word” for folks involved in kinky sex, but what about a “safe word” for travellers?Bear with me, I’m in a …

Travelers

Upscale Travel Gifts for Men

Upscale Travel Gifts for MenDeciding on travel gifts for men can be daunting, especially for those who have a taste that runs towards the upmarket. …

Shopping

Niagara Falls Helicopter Ride to Remember

Niagara Falls is a place I had always wanted to go. I love waterfalls and really wanted to see Niagara Falls in person to really get a sense of the …

Begpacking: The Devolution Revolution Among Backpackers

If one can’t afford to travel, well then, one ought just as well stay put.Or should one?No money? No job? No <i>prah-blemmmmmm</i><i>.</i> At least that’s the …

Local Economies

5 Quirky Places to Stay in France

It seems these days that hotel rooms are becoming more and more lifeless. In fact, it can be hard to tell the difference between hotel rooms in New …

Dining Rooms

Awesome Roadside Attractions for Your North Dakota Roadtrip

Summer is coming (despite what the Game of Thrones folks might say), and that means road trip time. North Dakota should definitely be on your radar …

North Dakota

Packing Hacking 101: How to Maximize Your Carry-on Luggage

Packing Hacking 101: How to Maximize Your Carry-on LuggageLesson 1: Choosing a Carry-on BagI’m not one of those folks who normally travels with …

Luggage

Uber Santiago: You’d be great if you’d just fix this one wee little thing

Getting from Comodoro Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport (SCL) to downtown Santiago with UberOkay, it’s beef time. I’m looking at you Uber …

Airports

How to Buy an Artificial Leg in Laos (and why you probably should)

I was going to title this article simply by what it’s actually about — The COPE Visitor Centre in Vientiane, Laos — but how many of you would’ve …

Laos

A Guide for Canadians Who Want to Travel the World

I was 21 years old when I left North America for the first time, on a plane headed from Vancouver to Paris. I didn’t know what would happen – I just …

Asia Travel

Peek Inside the Wonderfully Bizarre Buddha Park in Vientiane, Laos

Legend has it that Buddha Park creator Luang Pu Bounleua Sulilat fell into a cave as a young man and met a hermit named KeoKu who would become his …

Asia Travel

Tips for Keeping Your Luggage Safe While Travelling

Tips for Keeping Your Luggage Safe While TravellingI can procrastinate like a champ. And one thing procrastinators excel at is looking for shortcuts. …

Luggage

101 Best Travel Quotes to Inspire Your Wanderlust

I’ve long been obsessed with finding the best travel quotes. There’s something satisfying about discovering quotes about travelling that encapsulate …

Books

Family hiking in Lech Zürs am Arlberg, Austria

An excellent (and exclusive) ski destination, Lech Zürs am Arlberg in Austria’s westernmost province of Vorarlberg is also world-class during the …

European Travel

How To Get To Machu Picchu By Train

Getting to Machu Picchu can be an adventure in and of itself, but with this guide, we can make traveling to Machu Picchu by train a lot easier.<p>There …

South America

Travel Tech: Road Testing the Parrot Bebop 2 FPV Drone

<b>A drone is the hottest travel accessory to have in your arsenal at the moment, particularly when it comes to content creators. For us, it’s not just</b> …

Drones

A Walking Tour of Liverpool’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites - Earth's Attractions

Article by <b>Laura Bowery</b><p>Quite possibly one of the UK’s most misunderstood cities is Liverpool. From childhood there were the stereotypes of tracksuits, …

How much does it cost to travel to Dubai

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What to Pack in Your Carry-on for a Long-Haul Flight

Many moons ago I flew from Calgary to Guatemala City with a change of planes at LAX. I wasn’t aware I was supposed to pick up my checked bag in LA …

Long Haul

Hogtied in Laos: Pigs in Skintight Cages and Other Market Barbarity

Phoukam Garden Agriculture Wet Market, Phonsavan, LaosWhenever I see the word “wet” preceding the word “market” I know it’s usually time to break out …

Time I

Free The Bears Laos and the Vile Bear Bile Trade

People can be a sick, perverted species. This much I know is true. Thankfully there are many kind souls on this planet that dedicate their lives to …

Bears

101 Stocking Stuffers for Men Who Love Travel

Christmas Stocking Stuffer Gift Ideas for MenWell, it’s that time of year again. You know, Santa, sleigh, reindeer. And Christmas shopping. Oh the …

Shopping

The Year of Living Dismally: A Life and Blog Update

<i>“Alarmingly dull. As dreary in real life as he was on his blog.</i> <i>Leaves to mourn only his hosting company, who although did not know him personally,</i> …

Border Crossings

5 Quirky Things to Do in Virginia Beach

<i>If you’re planning on heading to Virginia Beach, check out HotelsCombined for the best possible pricing on hotel rooms. It compares all the major</i> …

Virginia Beach

The Best Travel Pillow Reviews 2017 — Memory Foam, Inflatable Neck, or Buckwheat

Hunting for the best travel pillow in 2017 was not something I’d thought would keep me up at night, but here I am, lurking in airport shops, scouring …

Memoryfoam