guest posts

How To Protect Your Skin When Visiting The Arctic In Winter — Nordic Wanders – Norway Travel Article

How To Protect Your Skin When Visiting The Arctic In Winter — Nordic Wanders 1.  Regularly apply high SPF sunscreen Packing your sunscreen when you’re going on holiday somewhere hot and sunny isn’t something you forget — after all, you don’t want to burn while you’re lying on a sandy beach, tanning under the scorching sun.But packing sunscreen for a winter adventure is just as important — just because it’s freezing out there or the sun is low, doesn’t mean…

Read More

West Highland Way Walking Guide – Travel Article

In an effort to bring you some new voices on Ottsworld, here is a guest post from Kit Parks. I met Kit at a blog conference. I learned that she is a podcaster and an avid long distance hiker; we immediately hit it off! We shared stories on different long distance walks and bonded! I invited her to write a guest post about the West Highland Way walk she did, and I did a podcast for her on the Kumano…

Read More

Norway off the beaten track – Scandinavian Travel Article

Norway off the beaten track Birk Husky also has a bird feeder at one of their cottages and there also is a bird-watching tower at Bordinesset. These places are easier to try bird-watching than others. In the end, I did manage to see ducks, swans, flying geese, an osprey and some small birds (tits, jays & sparrows). Of course, don’t expect to see large brightly coloured tropical birds like parrots or peacocks here. These are mostly small birds of the…

Read More

5 ways to warm up in Budapest in winter – Budapest Travel Article

5 ways to warm up in Budapest in winter Dec21 When the temperature dips in Budapest, that’s when the city comes alive with warmth! That’s because the cold months of winter are one of the best times of year to explore the Hungarian capital, with plenty of sites to see and flavours to taste that will warm your heart no matter the windchill. From Christmas markets to thermal spas, here’s how to embrace winter in Budapest. Browse the Christmas markets As winter…

Read More

Top Apps for Travel Photography — Places in Pixel – Travel Article

Travel and photography is a great combination together and we at placesinpixel (as the name suggests) embrace it everyday. If you are a traveler and a photographer then you might be having a high-end smartphone or a camera. Some photographers like to rely on smartphones rather than bulky cameras because smartphones these days are loaded with professional camera features. With smartphones at our fingertips we all are aspiring travel photographers. Even with the help of a third-party application you can…

Read More