Amelia Lockhart4 hours ago
I Hate the Snow
When I was little, there was nothing I wanted to see more than snow. Growing up in the suburbs of Melbourne, while there were certainly cool winters and plenty of rain, there was never any snow, and r...
WatchMojo 5 hours ago
Top 10 Secrets Flight Attendants Don’t Want You to Know
These tidbits aren’t in the preflight presentation. Welcome to WatchMojo.com and today we’ll be counting down the top 10 secrets flight attendants don’t want you to know. For this list, we’ll be going...
Haley Grimma day ago
Critter Country Animal Farm
Nestled away in the small town of Smithton, Pennsylvania is a zoo that goes by the name of Critter Country Animal Farm. It is operated by a husband and wife who provide a safe haven for many animals o...
New York: Day 3
This morning I had a scrambled eggs breakfast in the hotel restaurant. It was nice, but the chefs put an awful lot on my plate. I couldn’t even eat half of it and I usually eat loads. I’ve noticed tha...
Beginner's Travel Guide
One of the questions I get asked the most these days is "How do you travel so much?" Social media, in particular, paints a sometimes distorted picture of the reality of travel. It highlights all of th...
An Tran3 days ago
Learning Japanese
The Japanese language consists of syllabic scripts, hiragana and katakana, and kanji, Japanese-adopted logographic Chinese characters that are used in the Japanese writing system. It is said that if y...
Beginner's Travel Guide
One of the questions I get asked the most these days is "How do you travel so much?" Social media, in particular, paints a sometimes distorted picture of the reality of travel. It highlights all of th...
Mountains & Sun12 days ago
The Stereotypical Travel Bucket List
We all want to travel. Everyone has somewhere they want to see, experience, and explore. Funny thing is, those of us "travellers at heart" have quite a few places in common. Actually, we have a lot of...
Ashly Helfrich21 days ago
7 Things You Can't Miss in Iceland
Iceland is becoming increasingly popular for travelers to visit, boasting exciting things to do during every season of the year. With many options to see the wonders of Iceland, including stopover fli...
Parisian Vacation Fails
1. Pick one or two things you really want to explore. The only thing my family actually did was visit Versailles because we all love the history of it. However, be prepared for overcrowding and not re...
Nicola P. Younga month ago
10 Backpacking Tips from Experts
Backpacking can be exciting, meditative, beautiful, great exercise... a lot of wonderful things. If you're not properly prepared though, it can quickly turn into a disaster. Out in the wilderness, lac...
Alexandra Mezeula month ago
Reverse Culture Shock
If you are unfamiliar with the term "culture shock," in brief it means the mental (and sometimes physical) reaction you feel against a new place unknown to you. For instance, you have never traveled t...
Travel Do's and Dont's
Walk a mile, or a thousand, in someone else's shoes. Travel Do's and Dont's from those who have been there, done that.
Guides
Wander smarter, and talk shop with those who've been down that road before.
Beginner Backpacker
The world is yours for the taking. Where will you backpack to next?
Why You Should Go to the Rose Parade
The Rose Parade is a celebration on New Years in Pasadena, where people can watch floats, bands, an even see celebrities. It always starts at 8 AM and you can sit where ever you want. You can either b...
Visiting the Floating City
Famously known as “The Floating City," Venice attracts over 20 million tourists per year. I am fortunate enough to be living just over an hour away by train, in a small town called Vicenza. So, this w...
Aspects of Belfast
The peace lines or peace walls first appeared in Northern Ireland in 1969, after sectarian trouble first flared up across the Province. Believe it or not, in 2018, they are still there keeping differe...
10 Unknown Stories from London
Many wonderfully crazy things have happened in London, England over its many centuries. From finding mice in a lady’s hair being a normality to a one-legged man who travelled up and down a single esca...
Kaitlyn Smith2 months ago
Paris
France has the only two things toward which we drift as we grow older- intelligence and good manners.” —F. Scott Fitzgerald
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Kaylea Kidd2 months ago
5 Reasons to Travel More
Do you need a reason to travel? Are you traveling enough? Is there such thing as traveling enough? There are many reasons to travel or travel more. Here are five key reasons why people should be trave...
New York: Day 3
This morning I had a scrambled eggs breakfast in the hotel restaurant. It was nice, but the chefs put an awful lot on my plate. I couldn’t even eat half of it and I usually eat loads. I’ve noticed tha...
New York City in a Few Days
I went to New York in July 2016. It had always been a dream of mine to go and see the Big Apple. I was fortunate enough to go as a birthday present from my grandma. We flew out to New York and then ca...
Monica Bennett17 days ago
Mysterious Places
If you are looking for an "other worldly" experience on Long Island, there is no better place than its Coastal Plain Pondshores. When you step into this world, the first thing you notice is the eerie ...
Beginner's Travel Guide
One of the questions I get asked the most these days is "How do you travel so much?" Social media, in particular, paints a sometimes distorted picture of the reality of travel. It highlights all of th...
5 Reasons Why the Periwinkle Inn Should Be Your Cape May, NJ Hotel of Choice
In the seaside town of Cape May, New Jersey sits a beautiful pink boutique hotel along the famed Beach Avenue. The newly remodeled hotel has been around for more than 40 years, and has served guests f...
Nicola P. Young7 days ago
Pieces of Gear All Beginner Backpackers Need
Backpacking is one of the most wondrous activities. For all those reasons it's so wondrous, it's also dangerous. The home comforts of civilization don't exist out on the trails, and so it's important ...
Haley Grimma day ago
Critter Country Animal Farm
Nestled away in the small town of Smithton, Pennsylvania is a zoo that goes by the name of Critter Country Animal Farm. It is operated by a husband and wife who provide a safe haven for many animals o...
Christina Hendrya month ago
Glacier National Park/Avalanche Lake: I Went for a Little Stroll in the Woods Yesterday
Let me start this out by saying that this is the first time in a long time that I have done any serious hikes with elevation. In fact, the last time that I did, I was maybe 5-years-old in Germany in t...
Ginny Dorseya month ago
Desolate Highway
This past weekend my wife and I went on an adventure to what we thought would be a sleepy small town in rural Oklahoma. We got in the car, turned on some tunes, and headed southwest about two hours ou...
Jeff Nevil4 days ago
Saving England’s Treasures—Heritage Buildings as 21st Century Homes
Protecting and restoring period properties has never been more important and beneficial; preserving history whilst incorporating it in the modern architectural sphere is something that all should cons...
Alan Russell12 days ago
The Holburn Museum, Bath
Beyond Pulteney Bridge and Coffee Bridge, where incidentally they serve the most fabulous hot a steamy pulled pork bap, is Great Pulteney Street. If you can resist the temptation to return to the main...
Goran Kezić14 days ago
Where Do Stags Go Celebrating?
The stag do trend is experiencing a shift from indulging debauchery with your mates in some seedy bar to visiting European cities and absorbing the foreign culture. It has become an excellent excuse t...
Cynthia Cline13 days ago
Financial Tips for Planning Family Trips
About a year and a half ago my mom brought to my attention a great idea, when planning our family trips all parties going on the trip transfer money into one savings account to keep track of how much ...
James Smith21 days ago
Do You Really Need Money to Travel?
Ahh, the dreaded M-word. Money is the biggest barrier to travel. Like most ‘yeah but’s, there is a large portion of truth in it. Yes, you do indeed need money to travel... mostly. It is possible to ge...
Georgie Greenwaya month ago
Volunteering with Workaway
Workaway changed all the expectations I had for travel. I always assumed it to be a luxury for the wealthy and the free, but that never stopped me from planning, saving, and hoping that I would be abl...
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Hana Bernik7 days ago
Traveling Europe at 18
Yes, I know, the video is horrible quality. But cut me some slack, it was filmed on an iPhone and it was my first time making one! I'll start off by telling you what was so out of the ordinary about this trip. Three years ago my loving, beautiful grandfather passed away. He and my grandmother live in a small European country called Slovenia, so me and my family halted our lives for a few days and hopped on a plane from New Jersey for the funeral. In the airport terminal, there was a cluster of y...
Ángel
This is Ángel; he takes care of the land my family owns. If you traverse your way to Central America, into Panamá, and find your way to the Province of Herrera and the district of Las Minas, you will ...
Bekah Boudreau19 days ago
Why I Hate Backpackers
So far on my ten week adventure through South-East Asia, I have been on two backpacking trips, and plan to go on one more before catching a flight back to Canada. Now, don't get me wrong, I adore back...
An Trana month ago
I Love School Lunch
I haven’t had a school lunch for over a decade, and from what I remembered, it was mediocre at best. But boy oh boy am I glad to have the school lunches here. My middle school and all my elementary sc...
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J Rose a month ago
Japan Travel Destinations
If you’re looking for an adventure like no other, Japan is the place to visit. Japan has such a rich history that could be experienced through its architecture and customs. While there are so many pla...
Kayla Bloom2 months ago
Voyage Into Vietnam
Stepping into the airplane, I was nervous and yet could barely contain my excitement. I had been in plenty of planes before, but this one was different. Barely a year ago I had decided to take the plu...
CosCom Writers16 days ago
4 Tips to Stay Fit While Traveling
Traveling is one of the most invigorating activities we can consider: meeting new people, exploring a culture, discovering new smells in other latitudes, and other pleasurable expectancies. Although w...
Amy Camerona month ago
Adapting to Au Pair Life
‘The measure of intelligence is the ability to change.’ - Albert Einstein. Adaption. It’s something that we all have to do in life. Whether you are adapting to a new school, job, city, or person, it i...
Sarah Writes2 months ago
Travel Naked
My friends thought I was mad. I can see why—the hurricane of emotions that preceded my decision to leave New Zealand had really messed up my hair, and left me hollow-eyed and twitchy. Quitting my job,...
Mountains & Sun12 days ago
The Stereotypical Travel Bucket List
We all want to travel. Everyone has somewhere they want to see, experience, and explore. Funny thing is, those of us "travellers at heart" have quite a few places in common. Actually, we have a lot of...
Jordan Dale16 days ago
My Disneyland “Must Ride” List
Disneyland, the happiest place on earth—and most expensive. Well, maybe not most expensive. I’m sure we can all agree, though, the tickets, food and merchandise from Disneyland cost way too much. And ...
Ashly Helfrich21 days ago
7 Things You Can't Miss in Iceland
Iceland is becoming increasingly popular for travelers to visit, boasting exciting things to do during every season of the year. With many options to see the wonders of Iceland, including stopover fli...
An Tran3 days ago
Learning Japanese
The Japanese language consists of syllabic scripts, hiragana and katakana, and kanji, Japanese-adopted logographic Chinese characters that are used in the Japanese writing system. It is said that if y...
Steven Altman9 days ago
Jante Law
Wandering through a Scandinavian city, some pieces will immediately stand out for you. The old brick buildings in greys, whites, dull yellows, and if in Sweden, reds. The clothing of the people as the...
Mar 🌸16 days ago
A Girl in Costa Rica
I’m writing this while the feelings are still fresh. The sole purpose of this trip was decided in a very unexpected manner, and everything about it turned out the same way. Nothing about it was subtle...
Emily Elliotta month ago
Traveling to the Safe States Part 2
In my last post I talked all about the first part of our trip, how we’ll be traveling down the West Coast and through the southern states, and our preconceived notions of how the southern states treat...
Emily Elliotta month ago
Traveling to the Safe States
My posts over the next two months are going to be a little different from my normal posts. My wife and I are going on our honeymoon, and we are taking a seven week long road trip around the country. W...
Emily Elliott2 months ago
Week 1: Oregon to Utah
So far in our trip we have traveled from Seattle to Portland, from Portland to Central Oregon, and yesterday (Monday, August 13th) we went from Central Oregon to Utah. Today, we will be driving from U...
Visiting Cairo as a Female Tourist
I recently went on my honeymoon to Cairo, Egypt, and was mindful of the fact that it is a country with different views on what is considered appropriate to wear, especially for women. Whilst these may...
Bekah Boudreau20 days ago
Being a Female Solo-Traveller
The first time I travelled by myself (other than to my grandparents an hour away from home) I was 16, naive and ready to take on the world head-on. Of course I decided to choose the beautiful country ...
Karley Kincaid25 days ago
A Waddle in the Woods
On a sweltering Friday morning in July, we woke up at zero dark thirty and got ready to head out on our adventure. Our group was myself, my husband Greg, and our neighbor Lou. Greg and Lou are both ex...