Rick Carassai

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British Airways Begins Flights to Lima

British Airways has announced that it is launching new direct flights to Lima.<p>Daytime flights will depart from London Gatwick throughout the summer …

Science Confirmed It’s OK to Spend All Your Money on Travel

<b>Now, we have it on official paper. If scientists give you the green light, then you know it’s on. It’s OK to spend all your money on travel.</b><p>The guys …

Top 9 Things to Do in New Zealand

When thinking about a vacation destination, New Zealand should be an obvious choice. Exploring the rugged landscape, a visitor is bound to have an …

16 Places to See Before You Die

The following tourist destinations are perfect for escaping to nature sites. In a stunning way, these sites commune with the elements, creating …

News from Ecuador: Volcanic Activity and Strikes

<b>Ecuador is living a difficult situation those days. Summed to a general strike by diverse groups upset with President Rafael Correa started on</b> …

Discovering Tayrona National Natural Park

The blue Atlantic bathes some of the most beautiful Colombian coast north-east from Santa Marta. Large white rocks rise amid the waters breaking the …

Adventure Travel in Nepal

Located in Asia, surrounded by China to the north and by India to the South, the Federal Republic of Nepal is a small landlocked country. Equipped …

The 10 Best Party Beaches Around the World

It might be too late for that last hurrah this summer, but who says you shouldn’t start planning ahead? The countdown to your next vacation begins …

10 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in South America

Did you know that there are 59 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in South America? And that list is growing as new sites are added.<p>UNESCO World Heritage …

Discovering Oman

As late as the 70s Oman was a quiet, poor and conservative backwater. That all changed when the current Sultan took over the reign of power and …

Discovering Uyuni Salt Flats

<i>Indigenous legend tells a story of a girl named Tunupa who lived in the valley, as beautiful as no one else, who had a wáwa, a baby, which promised</i> …

Japanese archaeologists discovered 24 new geoglyphs in Nasca

<b>A team of Japanese archaeologists, researchers at Yamagata University, have discovered 24 new geoglyphs in Nasca that could be among the oldest in</b> …

Archaeology

Bolivia Roadblocks: Protesters Cut Access to Potosi

<b>Protesters have cut off access to the Bolivian mining city of Potosi in a dispute with the government over infrastructure investment.</b><p>Access to the …

South America

Interesting Facts about Brazil Carnival

<b>The most important thing to know about Brazil Carnival is that during this time of year, anything and everything could happen – and it most often</b> …

Brazil

Bolivia: Amantani Island Homestay

Homestays are an incredible way to really live a day in the life of locals while you are travelling. Many homestays offer accommodation and meals in …

amantani

How to Travel Solo but Not Alone

Travel solo but not alone! Meeting other travellers means that there’s someone to look after your bags whilst you pop into a shop, someone to …

Travel

New eVisa for Kenya

<b>Travellers planning an upcoming trip to Kenya can now apply for their visa online as part of a new initiative introduced by the Kenyan National</b> …

Immigration

Why Travel Solo

<i>“In each of us dwells a wanderer, a gypsy, a pilgrim. The purpose here is to call forth the spirit. What matters most on your journey is how deeply</i> …

The Most Epic Travel Selfie of all Time

Check out the most epic travel selfie compilation by Alex Chacon on his Modern Motorcycle Diaries, riding in over 36+ countries, driving over …

Undiscovered

Nepal to re-open Historical Sites to Visitors in August

<b>Press Trust of India (PTI) reported that Nepal will be re-opening its historical structures and monuments to tourism and general public starting on</b> …

The Best Greek Islands for this Summer

<b>White washed houses clinging to the steep island hillsides. Picture perfect crystalline blue and turquoise waters of the Aegean Sea. It’s these</b> …

European Travel

Wildebeest Migration in Africa

<b>Watching a wildebeest migration first-hand on a safari in Africa may possibly be one of the most miraculous scenes experienced in life. During the</b> …

Wildlife

The 10 Greatest Female Solo Travellers

<b>In honour of all women adventuring around the globe, here are the inspiring achievements of ten of history’s greatest female solo travellers.</b><p>They …

Volunteer while Travelling

Participating in a volunteer program while travelling is a fantastic option to extend your trip while enjoying the chance to give something back to …

Best places to travel in February?

February is a fantastic month to pack your travel gear and set off in search of the warm sun that is very much missed by the northern hemisphere. …

5 Mexican Dishes That Will Make Your Taste Buds Go Crazy

Mexican dishes are famous all around the world. If you ask someone that have never actually been in Mexico, he will tell you everything about …

Top 7 I The Most Romantic Getaways For Travelling Couples!

We are feeling inspired by old St.Valentine, and wanted to give some travel advice to all the lovebirds out there! Why not make your next adventure …

A Guide to Backpacking through Europe

Europe is without a doubt one of the most travelled places on the planet. With its amount of amazing landscapes, art and culture, together with open …

European Travel

Bolivia: Oruro Carnival Guide

Today, March 3rd 2015, on the stark altiplano region of Bolivia, 3.7015 metres above sea level, takes place one of the biggest Andean Festival in …

Festivals

The Top 6 Destinations in Northern Thailand

Proudly advertised as the land of smiles, Thailand offers much more than friendly people. Firmly rated as the world’s top tourist destination, few …

Thailand