Dr J

55 Flips | 9 Magazines | 9 Following | 8 Followers | @sidewalksafari | Full-time Googler, part-time 40-something #travel #blogger at Sidewalk Safari. American #expat living in Dublin. Ph.D. scientist (once upon a time).

Awesome Activities in Rio de Janeiro: What to See, Things to Do, and Places to Eat in Brazil’s City of Famous Beaches | Sidewalk Safari | Part-time Travel Blog

0 0 Edit this post<p>What comes to mind when you think of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil? Beaches of course, and great food and culture. We spent five days in …

How to Book the Cheapest Flight Possible this Summer

Summer is upon us (and by “us”, I mean you lucky folk who live in the Northern Hemisphere), and now is the time to figure out where you want to spend …

Air Travel

Howe Caverns New York - A Family Friendly Cave Experience

During our road trip from Manchester Vermont to Toronto, we were in no rush. Along the way, we were actively looking for amazing places to explore. …

The Best Things to do in Darwin

<i>This guest post is brought to you by Shandos of Travelnuity, who shares her top things to do in Darwin, Australia.</i>When most visitors to Australia …

Dublin to Cliffs of Moher Day Trip - Maps 'N Bags

Impressive. That’s what I had heard about this place before going there, but on the inside, I really had no idea of what to expect when I left Dublin …

12 Most Beautiful Villages in Provence, France

The Provence region of France is one of the most beautiful and culturally intriguing places in the world. It’s also incredibly diverse. From the rich …

France

Travel Photography: Estonian Wooden Houses

I took my camera for a walk to see Tallinn’s beautiful and colourful wooden houses.<p>Kalamaja is a lovely district of Tallinn, Estonia. It’s not too …

European Travel

Top 10 Movies To Watch Before Traveling to Italy!

Whale watching in Mirissa // Sri Lanka

Whales are deeply fascinating, almost mythical creatures and one of the best places in the world to see them is off the coast of the small town of …

13 Awesome Places to Visit in Queensland

Queensland is one of the best states to visit while backpacking around Australia! There’s a diverse range of activities to do here.<p>You can relax at …

Australia

Brighton Day Trip: The Best Things to do, Eat and See - Love & Road

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40+ Photos of Berlin's Street Art at the East Side Gallery - Remnant of the Berlin Wall

Berlin – where the streets have a story to tell in the form of art. It is the city where the roadside paintings speak louder than the road …

What To Do in London When It Rains

Rainy days are common in London any time of year, but you can still enjoy the city and stay dry.<p>The weather in London is so unpredictable. When it …

England

How to Find your Next Destinations with tripcentral.ca

Everybody wants to escape somehow. Whether you’re trying to escape the Canadian coldness or simply relax and forget you ever got a job, there are …

6 ways to stay safe while traveling solo

As I’m sure you can imagine, telling my family and friends that I was off on a solo travel adventure was met with considerable concern. A bright-eyed …

Solo Travel

Things to do in the Whitsundays | A Guide to the Whitsunday Islands

<b>The Whitsundays is one of the world’s most iconic areas, known for its location near the Great Barrier Reef. Although this archipelago of islands</b> …

Best Hostels in Sydney: The Ultimate Guide

There’s no doubt if you go backpacking around Australia, you will eventually visit Sydney. It’s the biggest city and the first place that springs to …

Australia

How to handle work trips abroad

Holiday! Celebrate! Well no. Not quite…<p>So you’ve been handed the news that you are required to travel abroad for work. It might be for a night, it …

3 Adventure Day Trips From Malaga Guaranteed to Make Your Day

You’ve landed in Malaga in Spain and had an absolute blast drinking the wine, eating all that ham, soaking up the art and culture and getting lost in …

Zealandia, New Zealand Wildlife the Way Nature Intended

Tucked up over the city of Wellington is Zealandia, an ecosanctuary reminiscent of the days before humans arrived in New Zealand. A predator-proof …

New Zealand