Category: General Travel

Top Scary Places To Visit in The World – Our Fun List Of Ghost and Gravestone Tours

Top Scary Places To Visit in The World – Our Fun List Of Ghost and Gravestone Tours

1. Capuchin Crypt and Catacombs, Rome, Italy A large portion of ancient Rome is buried under the banks of the ever flooding Tiber River (Tevere) and also under the construction of modern Rome. This is an amazing playground for archaeologists and new exciting discoveries are made yearly (especially with the recent excavations for line C …

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Holiday Travel Reminders

Holiday Travel Reminders

It is estimated that 25 million travelers will take to the skies this Thanksgiving weekend. With elevated security measures in place at airports across the nation, the Transportation Security Administration is taking steps to make sure everyone understands the rules. The big change from years past is the whole issue of taking liquids on board …

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Top 10 happiest countries

Top 10 happiest countries

Which country in the world where people are the happiest ? Each year, large institutions and magazines develop a classification according to different criteria : wealth per inhabitant, security , liberty, health and scenic beauty . While many of the top 10 countries are part of Europe, need to seek France which does not appear …

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Things to consider about Travel Insurance

Things to consider about Travel Insurance

For me, as a person living in the US – the word “Insurance” elicits an immediate negative reaction. In my experience, insurance companies are in general a true pain to deal with. SO naturally, I was NOT excited to figure this out. WHAT KIND TO CONSIDER The travel insurance can mean a few things, usually …

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Worldwide Destinations for Wildlife Photographers

Worldwide Destinations for Wildlife Photographers

If you’re interested in photography and wildlife then get yourself down to the Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition that is on display in London’s National History Museum until 11th March. This is simply a stunning showcase featuring images of the natural world from a wide range of amateur, professional and young photographers. I usually …

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Motorcycle Tours

Motorcycle Tours

There has been a rise in the number of holidaymakers who are looking for more of a hands-on, thrill seeking holiday experience. For some a motorcycle tour may just be the ticket! The idea of a motorcycle tour is that you ride as part of small convoy either through just one country or through numerous …

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Bizarre Adventure Holiday Destinations

Bizarre Adventure Holiday Destinations

I’ve noticed a trend for strange holidays of late. All I really want to do this year is take a gentle cycling holiday, cruise along some pretty countryside, stop off at a few vineyards, sample the local wines, eat too much, attempt to cycle it off again the next day, you get the picture. Unfortunately, …

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Dream Destinations for Car Enthusiasts

Dream Destinations for Car Enthusiasts

 Destinations for Car lovers Got a gear-head in your life who wants to get away? Or are you a motoring enthusiast yourself with a desire to combine your passion with some much-needed R&R? There are a number of unique, thrilling vacation locations, which cater for the car nut. Here are a few suggestions… AUTOSTADT – GERMANY …

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Four alternative honeymoons for adventurous lovers

Four alternative honeymoons for adventurous lovers

It’s five years since I got married and thanks to my wonderful friends and family, my wife. After that special day, the wedding, came the honeymoon and as we were whisked away to the airport, still bleary-eyed from the night before, thoughts of romantic strolls and candlelit dinners kept hang-overs at bay until we reached …

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The Best Destinations for Family Sailing Holidays

The Best Destinations for Family Sailing Holidays

Every summer the main topic of discussion in the Pandora Inn at Mylor in Cornwall revolves around sailing holidays. Who went where and with whom? Crewed or un-crewed? As far as previous family holidays go was it the best one ever? Would you go again? I imagine these discussions have been going on at the …

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The World’s Weirdest Beaches

The World’s Weirdest Beaches

The Earth is an amazing place filled with an abundance of diverse beauty that can be seen in everything from the clouds in the sky to the mysterious creatures of the deep. Holidaymakers might be surprised to learn that even some of the beaches of the world go beyond the ordinary with surprising colour palettes …

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5 Hottest Beach Adventures to Keep Your Summer Cool

5 Hottest Beach Adventures to Keep Your Summer Cool

With a breadth and depth that few Europeans can fathom, the States hosts some of the most dramatic scenery around. Vast deserts – check! Towering mountains – got ‘em! Thousands of miles of sandy coastline – there! Rare and unusual national parks – most definitely! An endless array of world class cities with fabulous cuisine, …

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Five Fascinating Links Between Spain and the U.S

Five Fascinating Links Between Spain and the U.S

One of life’s great pleasures is without a doubt exploring the quirks and foibles of a new country, going beyond the tourist traps and discovering something for yourself, something you’d never find in any other country or culture. Just as fascinating however as the country itself, is the links it shares with other nations; it …

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5 Fun Vacation Destinations for Families with Toddlers

5 Fun Vacation Destinations for Families with Toddlers

Vacationing with your toddler takes a little ingenuity to make it a fun and if possible, relaxing time for all. Choosing the wrong location can be a huge, expensive babysitting experience however, if the right spot is found your toddler will be more than happy. These are 5 vacation destinations for families with toddlers that …

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Top Surfing Locations Throughout the Globe

Top Surfing Locations Throughout the Globe

Surfers around the world are always on the lookout for the best locations with choice waves. From Australia to the Caribbean, top surf destinations attract tourists and thrill-seekers from every corner of the globe. Here are a few of the best to choose from when planning your surf vacation. Gold Coast, Australia Offering a plethora …

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5 Most Desired Honeymoon Destinations

5 Most Desired Honeymoon Destinations

When planning a honeymoon, newlyweds yearn for everything to be perfect and unforgettable. With so many superb options available, finding a great honeymoon location is easy. The difficult part is choosing just one! The five cities below are some of the favorite honeymoon destinations of brides and grooms everywhere. Paris, France Paris is celebrated for …

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Europe Tours for Young People

Europe Tours for Young People

Many of the Americans and Australians who travel across the world every year embark on Europe tours. This is particularly true of the gap year students and young people who want to see the world before continuing their education or starting work. But with so many Europe tours companies available, finding the right one can …

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Five Outdoor Sports That You Have to Try when Camping

Five Outdoor Sports That You Have to Try when Camping

Nature provides us with a natural background for fun and excitement.  If you are like me, though, you may not understand just how to use it to gain all that it has to offer.  Knowing some fun activities to complete with your family can be helpful.  Included is a list of outdoor sports that my …

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7 Underwater Wonder Locations To Explore, Including 5 Past Civilizations

7 Underwater Wonder Locations To Explore, Including 5 Past Civilizations

There´s another world waiting to be discovered beneath the ocean. The natural beauty of the underwater world is often hidden from sight by the density of the water and sometimes, more astonishingly, divers find lost ancient worlds that were swallowed by the ocean thousands of years ago. Take a look at our list of the …

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