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Remembering How to Travel Again in Vorarlberg Austria

It had been a long time since I’d taken a flight anywhere.  My international travel plans had screeched to a halt along with the rest of the world back in early 2020, and now, some 18 months later, I was finally ready to fly abroad again – to the region of Vorarlberg in Austria. When [...] Source

The Best Things to do in Lima Peru

Whilst Machu Picchu remains the reason why many people choose to come to Peru, it is in fact Lima that is one of the best places to visit in Peru, with many top-rated things to see and do here. In this article, we’ll cover 6 of the very best things to do in Lima, and [...] Source

Silvretta Stausee Reservoir Walk in Vorarlberg Austria

Have you ever seen a lake so perfectly turquoise it doesn’t seem real?  That was my first thought when I saw Silvretta Stausee Reservoir, that it looked fake!  The jewel-like colour of the water seemed other-worldly, but it reminded me of the glacier lakes I had seen in the mountains of Peru.  It was real.  [...] Source

Vancouver to Banff Road Trip Through the Rocky Mountains

There are several different driving routes from Vancouver to Banff, but for this road trip itinerary, we’ll focus on the Northern Route that passes through a section of the Rocky Mountains and several provincial and national parks in British Columbia and Alberta. This epic Vancouver to Banff road trip is considered to be one of [...] Source

Tips for a Healthy Digital Nomad Work-Life Balance

Having a healthy work-life balance is vital, no matter what job you have.  However, as many of us are now working from home or from desks all over the world, maintaining that balance can be a challenge, especially for full-time digital nomads trying to work, live and travel at the same time.  After nearly five [...] Source

14 Unique Places to Visit in Mexico

A trip to Mexico is a bucket list item for many travelers. Mexico is a very versatile country that has something to offer everyone. The tropical beaches, authentic villages, mysterious cenotes, ancient Mayan ruins, pristine rainforests, Mexican cuisine, waterfalls, and national parks are just a few of the reasons why Mexico is so beloved by [...] Source

Small Travel Gifts – Cheap Travel Stocking Stuffers to Buy This Year

Need some last-minute travel gifts?  These small travel gifts make great stocking stuffers and can be sent directly to the recipient, so if you can’t see your loved ones this Christmas then choose some of these to send them.  Alternatively, if you’re looking for small and cheap Christmas gifts for friends who love travel, these [...] Source

7 Steps to Renting a Campervan for a Road Trip

After the stress and confinement of the last few years, it seems almost everyone is looking for the freedom and adventure of a campervan road trip. The idea that you can pick up and drive off into the unknown and explore a new country is liberating, if not a little overwhelming at first! If you’re [...] Source

Where to Go in Italy in Winter

A trip to Italy is delightful in summer when you can make the most of the warm evenings, enjoying dinner and a glass of wine on any restaurant terrace. However, planning to visit Italy in winter can be just as rewarding.  Here are my top tips for visiting Italy in winter, including where to go, [...] Source

Why You Should Visit Chicago in Winter

Don’t shy away from the Midwest during wintertime!  While it might be cold, there are plenty of things to do in Chicago to keep you warm, or to get into the festive spirit.  Read on to discover why you should visit Chicago in Winter.  This is a guest post written by Valentina from Valentina’s Destinations [...] Source

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