Posts Tagged“Travel”

Looking for something to do to get you out of your Idaho hotel during the day? Look no farther: When you decide to do some hiking, you will find many trails for all skill levels. Below are three popular locations arranged based on the difficulty and trail skill level. Mount Borah If you are an experienced mountain climber and trail explorer, this location is for you. Mount Borah offers a steep trail to the state’s highest peak. Overall, those who have braved the hike to the summit have commented positively on the experience, stating that this trail experience is one…

Looking for a fun location for a weekend getaway? Look no further than Tucson, Arizona. This thriving city is going through a renaissance with a revitalized food scene, numerous outdoor activities for adventurers, and plenty of cultural and historical attractions. Whether you’re looking for a hopping weekend of non-stop action or a few laid-back days to alleviate your stress, Tucson is the place to be. Delicious Food Because of its proximity to Mexico, Tucson obviously has a lot of southern influence when it comes to cuisine. However, there’s more than just Mexican food, as the city also has a strong…

Located in the northern part of the United States, Minnesota is known for its connections to hockey, numerous lakes, and bountiful agricultural scene. If you’re planning a trip to this region of the country, there are plenty of things you should add to your itinerary. Whether you’re interested in the outdoors, entertainment attractions, or history, Minnesota has something for you. Image via Flickr by chefranden Step back in history onto the lands of the Dakota people at Fort Snelling, which is located at the confluence of the rivers of the Bdote. For nearly 10,000 years, Native Americans called this land…

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…