So you want to ride the rails on a budget without becoming a train hopping hobo? Here are some ways to score free Amtrak tickets using a bit of creativity and travel hacking techniques.
It’s summer, it’s hot, but you still want to hit the trails! Let your feet feel the breeze with these top hiking sandals. We’ll also share the best outdoor sandals for water sports and adventure travel.
Madrid is one of my favorite cities. Located right in the center of Spain it is a great place to start a Spanish adventure! But first, let’s explore the city.
Perhaps you are already a convert to traveling with a carry on backpack, or maybe you are interested in trying it for the first time. There are many advantages to traveling with a backpack instead of a rolling suitcase. A backpack is convenient when traveling in European cities with lots of cobblestones and stairs like Granada, Lisbon, Venice or Toledo.
Iceland is a popular stopover destination when traveling between Europe and North America. Travelers might stay one day or a week. Luckily even on a short trip it is possible to see many of Iceland’s amazing sights within just one day if you plan carefully.
Lisbon is a magical city and has a lot to offer the visitor. Whether you stay for a weekend or a month, here are some of our favorite things to do, and of course tips for eating and drinking too! And we’ve included a handy google map you can view on your smartphone or computer.
Croatia is a beautiful country with stunning cities and charming towns and villages. But Croatia is also known for its fantastic natural beauty. Here are some of the most popular and beautiful parks in Croatia.
Yosemite National Park and the surrounding Sierra Nevada mountains has long been popular with artists, climbers, hikers and explorers. Ansel Adams snapped his famous photos here and John Muir loved exploring the peaks and valleys.
Granada is an ancient city full of fascinating history. The most famous landmark is the Alhambra, which is a must see when visiting Granada. But if you are also wondering about other amazing things to do in Granada, including non touristy activities and amazing places to eat, read on!
San Diego is a is a fun tourist destination with sunshine almost every day in both winter and summer. Some say that San Diego has the most ideal climate in the world. Let’s take a trip!
There is more to do in Big Sur than just pass through on your way north or south. Learn about the history of the area and the film, art and literature connections. We’ll tell you our favorite photo ops and secret hiking spots.
Explore Palm Springs off the beaten path. Discover these 11 secret spots in Palm Springs, ranging from outdoor activities to enjoying quirky art and modern local architecture.
Searching for the best places to stay Palm Springs where you can enjoy the sunshine, take a dip in the pool and perhaps have a cocktail or two? Here are our top picks for fun hotels in Palm Springs for adults plus unique places to stay in Palm Springs.
Am ancient walled city in the center of Spain just a short distance from Madrid, Toledo has a lot to offer the visitor. What to do in Toledo, Spain for a day, weekend or longer? Read on to discover some secrets of Toledo.
One of the best ways to escape the Strip is to take a 2 day trip from Las Vegas. If you have your own vehicle you can reach some of these places to visit near Las Vegas by car within a few hours.