This Guy Quit His Job, Bought An Army Truck, And Traveled Africa For Over A Year

August 11, 2017

Let’s face it: we’ve all fantasized about leaving our jobs to travel, but not many of us have the means to actually do it. I’ve definitely fantasized about taking a year to experience all that the world has to offer, but I’ve accepted that it just isn’t in the cards for me — at least not in the foreseeable future. After seeing what one man made possible after years of…

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16 Times When The Reality Of Travel Fell Painfully Short Of Expectations

August 3, 2017

If you’ve ever battled your way through a sea of selfie sticks, you know that the reality of visiting dream destinations isn’t always so sweet. You just can’t underestimate the power of a great camera and a clever crop. While traveling is absolutely always a privilege, you have to admit that watching throngs of people ham it up for selfies against famously beautiful backdrops is a little jarring (and endlessly…

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12 Must Visit Places For Your Purr-fectly Relaxing Cat-Themed Vacation.

August 2, 2017

You don’t have to be a crazy cat lady to appreciate the adorable cuddliness of a cute kitten. And tourism boards the world over have taken note. The popularity of cat cafés has been rising over the past few years. Finally, they have been popping up in America. While you wait for your hometown to create its own ode to all things feline, you might want to look into visiting one of these purr-fect…

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This Couple Said

July 30, 2017

When Mike and Anne Howard tied the knot two years ago, they wanted a more adventurous honeymoon. So they quit their jobs, rented out their apartment and started their marriage with an epic round the world trip. 6 continents, 33 countries, 302 places…and more memories than they can count. The “honeytrek” took them just under two years, 675 days to be exact. Their travel philosophy: “Go places too far to…

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Travelers In Dublin Airport Were Stunned When The Terminal Was Totally Taken Over

July 23, 2017

When an incredible flash mob swarmed a terminal at the Dublin Airport one day with 60 of the world’s leading Irish step dancers, every traveler was speechless. Talented folks representing 11 countries, the members of Take The Floor performed a traditional dance to the music of Beoga. Even the most frustrated travelers were blown away! Sure, these tourists might have been dreading their middle seats on impending eight-hour flights, but…

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You’re About To Get Jealous Of What This Dog Does Every Day

July 21, 2017

You know what’s better than traveling? Nothing. Just kidding — dogs are way better, and that’s probably why this four-year-old golden retriever named Aspen is living the absolute dream. Along with his pals Hunter and Sarah Lawrence — a photographer and floral designer, respectively — Aspen hits the open road and sees some of the most stunning sights that America has to offer. Luckily for us, his mom and dad…

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Here’s Why You Should Always Check The Exchange Rate Before Converting Money Abroad

July 18, 2017

The summer before my senior year of college, I headed off to Prague for three weeks. While I took in the many sights (and craft beers), I swiped my debit card without giving it a second thought. But as my travel agent mother warned me more than once, it’s best to check the exchange rate before spending or withdrawing money to ensure that you’re getting the most bang for your…

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Oh, Deer! This Japanese Town Is Overrun By A Bunch Of Bambis.

July 14, 2017

If you travel just about two hours outside of Tokyo to Nara, Japan, you might think you’ve stepped into a Disney movie. If you think about how India feels about cows, you’ll have an idea of how this town feels about deer. They are approximate 1,200 deer roaming their streets. It’s as adorable as it sounds. Among the temples, shrines (including one of the world’s largest shrines to Buddha) and ancient…

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They Were Waiting For Their Flight When An Airline Presented Them With A Miracle

July 13, 2017

Airline travel has become quite the hassle. Getting everyone to the airport on time, going through the grueling security line, and making it to the gate before boarding can feel like a superhuman feat. But it gets especially ridiculous around the holidays, when wait times swell and delays seem inevitable. That’s why WestJet wanted to surprise a few unsuspecting passengers when they were waiting for their flight to board. Watch…

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This Hotel Lets You Get Away From It All In Beautiful Tree Houses

Want to get out into the peacefulness of nature without sleeping in a tent? Want to stay in a beautiful hotel, but would rather avoid the stress of a city? Thanks to this stunning getaway, now you can. Hotel Robins Nest, located in a forest in Hesse, Germany, is a serene little place where you can relax in the beauty of nature. Each room is a tree house. Hotel Robins…

July 9, 2017
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