Posts Tagged“Travel”

If you have ever travelled, you know one of the hardest things to plan for is what kind of shoes you need to bring. This day in age we have weight and luggage restrictions placed on travelers by airlines so it is important to pack efficiently and effectively. Most people despite what they think really want to be comfortable when they travel. It is best when traveling to bring only items which you will surely use versus bringing everything from home including the kitchen sink. When I think about traveling, shoes are one of the most important items in my…

When visiting Tokyo, it is helpful to be aware of the city’s culture. You want to assimilate with the locals without showing unintentional disrespect. Here is a look at certain traditions that may not be well-known to first-time visitors of Tokyo. Historical Culture Before visiting Tokyo, it is important to be aware of the area’s traditions and ancestry. Many customs have been in existence for centuries. Japanese people have deep cultural roots and continue to incorporate their beliefs into everyday life. Although some of the customs may seem unusual, learning how to act and blend with the residents will make…

In 2014, a whopping 74.8 million people visited the USA according to its Office of Travel and Tourism Industries. On top of that, tourists spent a total of $220.8 billion while visiting, giving America a dominant 14.2 per cent share of world traveller spending ahead of the likes of Spain and China. Therefore, the USA must be doing something right in terms of the attractions and activities it has to offer. But where exactly can these sights and sounds be found? Well, here are just 5 cities you must visit in America whether you’re coming from overseas or are an…

It should come as no surprise, but there are many people out there who love to travel and see the world and while sometimes it’s nice to just escape with you own thoughts and desires on a solo venture, others it can be truly amazing to share the experience with a companion by your side. Whatever the age, it’s always worth bringing someone along for the ride. As you grow older more opportunity to see the globe arises and believe it or not there are plenty others out there looking for someone just like you too. How do you find…

Tenerife is a thriving tourist destination, it has been one of the most popular holiday places in Europe for many years. It’s the ideal place for a perfect holiday because there is something there for any type of traveller; backpackers, families, singles, couples or groups of friends. The most popular Canary Island is a paradise for anyone that loves the sun and sand. With so many choices throughout the European continent to choose from for your next holiday in the sun, here are some fantastic reasons why you should be booking up Tenerife as soon as possible. With flights so…

Thinking of spending a luxurious weekend in LA? The possibilities are limitless in this glamorous city, making it hard to decide on what to do during your time in California’s most exciting destination. Fortunately for you, we have done the research for you, and have put together an itinerary that will make the most of your weekend break in one of America’s best holiday locales. Check it out below… Feast your eyes upon the finest art in the west Los Angeles is widely considered to be a city defined by glitz and glamor, and it lives up to this reputation…

  Tourists and expats of South Korea often want to quickly immerse themselves in Korean culture because it has so much to offer. Thankfully, some facets of the Korean lifestyle can be seen and experienced with the help of technology, particularly through mobile apps. Tech-savvy tourists of today draw help from mobile apps to explore the hidden gems of a country. eMarketer estimates that there will be 1.75 billion smartphone users by the end of this year, which is a major progression from the 1 billion users estimated by the parent company of UK-based entertainment site Pocket Fruity. The statistics…

It may be one of the more sedate sports in the world, but snooker offers both players and fans a chance to take a wild ride across the globe. Like all professional sports, snooker tournaments take place around the world and that means various locations are thrown into the spotlight. From the UK to Germany, Australia and beyond, the professional snooker tour visits a ton of fantastic resorts throughout the year. If you’re planning on jumping on the bandwagon, it’s handy to know some of the things you can do when the players take a break. Of course, when you’re…

Just like any other travel destinations, knowing the best time to visit Isla Mujeres will spare you the woes most travelers experience when visiting the famous Mexican island in the Caribbean Sea. Once a Mayan sanctuary to goddess Ixchel, this island is now considered one of the top destinations in Mexico, with its pristine beaches and laid-back vibe. Just don’t let the name fool you, it ain’t just an island paradise with semi-clad women playing siren to lure the opposite sex, it’s a destination for all! If you already have your eyes set on this beautiful Island off the Yucatan…

Many people slag on cities across the United States for being carbon-copies of each other, as they contain a strip mall, franchise restaurant, and car-orientated monoculture that would would leave you disoriented if you were kidnapped, blindfolded, and then dropped in the middle of another city. However, the best hipster cities in America constantly strive to create a sense of identity that breaks the traditional; mold in divergent ways. Visit each place in the list below, and you may find that your trip will become a much more exciting one… 1) New York City, NY While this cosmopolitan city is…