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Top South Asian Mountains That are Worth Exploring – Couples Travel Article

Top South Asian Mountains That are Worth Exploring In the recent past, South Asian countries have grabbed a lot of attention with respect to tourism. These countries offer a unique flavor in terms of food, culture, climate and natural treasures to western tourists who have primarily been exposed to American, European or at max Mediterranean destinations. The diversity that South Asia offers is unparalleled by all means.  That being said, a major chunk of travelers that flock towards South…

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7 Ways Travel Makes You Happy | Passing Thru – Retirement Travel Article

7 Ways Travel Makes You Happy | Passing Thru (Last Updated On: August 30, 2019) Travel makes you happy and can be the ticket to a happier life overall. Here are seven reasons to use travel in your pursuit of happiness. People value happiness above almost anything else. Guest author Danny Newman believes travel will make you happy. Read how: Ask someone what they want in life, and almost everyone will say some variation of: “to be happy”. Image by…

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Liechtenstein Fun Facts — 17 Interesting Facts About Liechtenstein – USA Travel Article

Liechtenstein Fun Facts — 17 Interesting Facts About Liechtenstein Last Updated on September 11, 2019You’ve probably heard of Liechtenstein and know that it is one of the smallest countries in the world, but how much do you really know about this tiny principality sandwiched between Switzerland and Austria? Given how few fun facts (or really any facts) most people know about Liechtenstein, we thought it was time for another entry in our series of Facts You Might Not Have Known:…

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Scotland: The Tales Behind The Most Iconic Buildings – Travel Article

There are many buildings across Scotland that have stood the test of time. These iconic buildings often become integrated within the very heart of the city or town they serve. Most have a long history to share with visitors. Some of these buildings have a particularly noteworthy status as being ‘shapeshifters’ — that is, they have been used for very different purposes than their original builders and designers intended. Here we look at some of the most iconic buildings in…

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Exploring a Hidden Mine in Norway’s Forest – Egelandsgrua – Bilivoka – Norway Travel Article

Exploring a Hidden Mine in Norway’s Forest – Egelandsgrua – Bilivoka Deep inside the forest of Southern Norway an alleged old mine is hiding among trees and green bushes. Obviously we had to go explore. Prepared for exploration we drove towards Vennesla, a small town north of Kristiansand in Norway. Although the mine, named Egelandsgrua, should be well hidden our research had found a forest track running very close by the mine with less than a kilometer to walk from…

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Music, Food, and Fun: Way Out West—The People’s Festival – Sweden Travel Article

Music, Food, and Fun: Way Out West—The People’s Festival Music, Food, and Fun: Way Out West—The People’s Festival Adrianne Lind gives us a behind-the-scenes look at the three-day Way Out West Festival in Gothenburg. All photos by Jonas LindA happy festival The seductive ambiance began upon arrival. The festival atmosphere was amplified by the electricity and music in the air. People looked happy. Groups walked to the entrance of Slottsskogen Park in Gothenburg in droves. Friends sat along the green…

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Recommended by locals: Keuruu – Lakeland – Finland Travel Article

Recommended by locals: Keuruu – Lakeland Lakeland – Jyväskylä Region is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful regions in Finland. The municipalities, cities and towns in the region are a unique mix of nature, activities and people. In this post we introduce you to Keuruu. What are the recommendations to see or to do by locals? Please remember that you can find more suggestions about the area from the travel website. Old Keuruu district and The Old Rectory Restaurant Old…

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Fun Places to Visit Outdoors in Helsinki – Scandinavian Travel Article

Fun Places to Visit Outdoors in Helsinki Credit: Facebook / Suomenlinna / Suomenlinna Sea FortressArchipelagos, blue seas, and lush forests; the Finnish capital is the perfect location for nature lovers. You can get an authentic experience, view lands untouched by civilization as you head into the majestic wild. Helsinki gets a lot of sunshine between May and September thanks to its latitude, you’ll be seeing the sun even at 10.00pm! This means you can do a lot of exploring before…

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Limited space for TWO October trips! – Cuba Travel Article

Limited space for TWO October trips! As many of you know, I organize an annual group trip (sometimes two!) to Club Amigo Marea del Portillo, a small resort along the southern sole of Cuba. This year, I ended up booking a pair of groups, back to back; the Oct. 23 prices were better but some people preferred to go on the 30th. I’m perfectly happy to hang out at the resort for more than one week, so offering two separate…

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World Urban Games 2019 in Budapest – Budapest Travel Article

World Urban Games 2019 in Budapest The World Urban Games is an awesome event taking place in Budapest from September 13th to September 15th. Would you like to know more about the World Urban Games? Would you like to see it with your own eyes? How to get to the venue for the event? Find out everything you need to know about the World Urban Games in Budapest in 2019! The World Urban Games in BudapestThe World Urban Games will…

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Santani Wellness Resort & Spa – Sri Lanka Travel Article

Santani Wellness Resort & Spa Santani chose to design contemporary dwellings based on the concept of the ‘Ambalama’, which is the Sri Lankan word meaning ‘place of rest.’ Historically, pilgrims and traders moved around this sun-kissed island on foot. Simple shelters called Ambalama came into being, offering these travellers somewhere safe to rest up for the next leg of a long journey. This human need to rest has not changed; today’s travellers too are in need of a place to…

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What’s on at Hay Festival Segovia 2019? – Mooching around Spain – Spain Travel Article

What’s on at Hay Festival Segovia 2019? – Mooching around Spain The Hay Festival is on in Segovia over the weekend of September 19th to 22nd and as always there is a packed programme of talks by writers from all over the world as well as concerts, exhibitions and no doubt quite a lot of drinking wine at the pavement terraces in the Plaza Mayor and dancing in the streets too. On Thursday, September 19th, the pianist and author James…

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A great way to spend a 13 hour layover in Japan | – Tokyo Travel Article

A great way to spend a 13 hour layover in Japan | I was dreading a 13 hour layover in addition to an airport transfer from Haneda to Narita on my return flight back home to the US. While I was researching my transfer options form Haneda to Narita, I stumbled into this layover tour with Travel Assist. I was already in transit when I decided to inquire on a Friday. Tony was very responsive. After a few emails back…

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Must Have Dog RV Travel Gear & Accessories – Couples Travel Article

Must Have Dog RV Travel Gear & Accessories If you spend the majority of your vacations with your dog then you more than likely have to pack a bag for them also.  Even more so on your next RV travel adventure.  There are so many great pet travel accessories out there to help your pet travel better.  Hana has a few of her favorites and they made the list.  Do you see something we missed??  Let us know! what some…

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Many Ways to Visit Trondheim, Norway – Retirement Travel Article

Many Ways to Visit Trondheim, Norway A Trondheim landmark is the Old Town Bridge over the Nidelva River. Many roads lead to Trondheim, Norway, but visitors don’t necessarily take the time to get to know this important town midway up the Norwegian Sea coast. Even though Trondheim is Norway’s third largest metro area (pop. 275,000) it may seem like an unlikely destination. It’s some 500 kilometers (310 miles) from Oslo and a very long day’s drive from Bergen, which would…

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New Orleans Bars: 10 Best Places To Grab a Drink – USA Travel Article

New Orleans Bars: 10 Best Places To Grab a Drink There’s perhaps no city in the US that knows how to party quite like New Orleans. Now I know New York can throw it down, and I realize they call Las Vegas Sin City for a reason, but you just can’t beat the Big Easy when it comes to nightlife. There are so many awesome New Orleans bars that you could go out every night for a year and not…

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Colourful Views Of Parliament Hill In Ottawa For Canada Day – Retirement Travel Article

Colourful Views Of Parliament Hill In Ottawa For Canada Day Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Pinterest1 Celebrate Canada Day In Ottawa At the last minute, we planned a trip before our big Nordic country cruise. We were treated to the greatest view of Parliament Hill in Ottawa for Canada Day. Our upgraded hotel suite on the top floor of the Westin Ottawa had a wrap around balcony. With Parliament Hill laid out in front of us, we saw the vista light…

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MUST READ-How To Plan The Perfect Paris Honeymoon – Couples Travel Article

MUST READ-How To Plan The Perfect Paris Honeymoon Are you looking to plan the most romantic Paris honeymoon? You have come to the right place! First of all, congratulations on getting married and choosing to plan a Paris honeymoon. Paris is one of the most romantic cities in the world and the culture perfectly blends the old and the new. Whether this is your first time in Paris and you want to see all the major sites, or you have…

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Kakigori at Yelo – Let it snow! – Japanese food – Tokyo Blog – Tokyo Travel Article

Kakigori at Yelo – Let it snow! – Japanese food – Tokyo Blog Kakigori, Japanese shaved ice, is one of the most refreshing treats you can get yourself in the summer. The “flakes” are much lighter than the shaved ice in Denmark, almost like a cup full of snow, and the fluffy texture makes it almost impossible to eat without a spoon. You can get kakigori at lots of places all over the city, but the very best comes from…

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Cooking luxe in the Algarve – Scribbler in Seville – Spain Travel Article

Cooking luxe in the Algarve – Scribbler in Seville Lola, chef Lucia Ribeiro, and me at Mimo Algarve.The natural setting of Pine Cliffs Resort is stunning – atop a sandstone escarpment looking onto the sea. Pine Cliffs Resort, near Albuferia on the Algarve coast of Portugal, has a hotel, villas and apartments.Ceramic tiles are used to decorate both the exterior and interior of Portuguese houses.If you and your family like to stay at beautiful, tastefully designed beach resorts close to…

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Discover the soul of Galle with iDiscover Galle – Sri Lanka Travel News – Sri Lanka Travel Article

Discover the soul of Galle with iDiscover Galle – Sri Lanka Travel News The hand-drawn map is an artistic ode to Fort. Inspired by historic seafarer’s maps, a team of passionate architecture students from Moratuwa University, Gayan, Hirantha and Shenan, took out their pencils and brushes to jointly create a map of the city they love   Galle Fort is a gem of a heritage town; its red-roofed, white-washed colonial houses catapult you back to days-long-gone. But more than the…

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Check out These Events for BPBW Beer Week in Budapest 2019 – Budapest Travel Article

Check out These Events for BPBW Beer Week in Budapest 2019 Last year was so much fun, let’s do it again. After a successful inaugural BPBW festival in 2018, BPBW Beer Week in Budapest is back for 2019 and it is jam-packed with more beer, more bands and more excitement. This time around, festival participants will have the opportunity to try beers from 60 breweries from around the world during the two day tasting sessions on May 24 and 25.…

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American Airlines says it will continue expanding flights to Cuba – Cuba Incentive Travel Associates – Cuba Travel Article

American Airlines says it will continue expanding flights to Cuba – Cuba Incentive Travel Associates Reprint from Radio Havana Cuba |  J. Miyares  | May 23, 2019 American Airlines, the leading international carrier serving Cuba, said on Wednesday that it intends to offer additional flights to the island despite moves by the United States to tighten its economic blockade and further restrict travel between the two countries. “The level of the impact is being studied, but our focus at this…

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Skógar Museum in South Iceland center of history and culture – Scandinavian Travel Article

Skógar Museum in South Iceland center of history and culture Iceland has many things to offer when it comes to nature, like waterfalls, glaciers, volcanoes and black sand beaches. But what about the people living here? How did they live? What did they do and how did they survive the hard living conditions? If you are driving the south coast of Iceland you get an opportunity to answer these questions as well a many other about the life in Iceland…

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Perfect sky to tempt the northern lights into performing, 29.03.2019 – Finland Travel Article

Perfect sky to tempt the northern lights into performing, 29.03.2019 Tonight as the twighlight faded the northern lights became visible across the sky. We stopped to watch them a couple of times on our journey out into the wilderness. Then as we progressed the lights became very bright, a short distance to a good viewing spot and one extra stop to watch the strongest display of the evening. Beautiful tall fingers of light reaching up into space, just what we…

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The Most Dangerous Animals in the World 2019 – Sweden Travel Article

The Most Dangerous Animals in the World 2019 Want to know which is the deadliest animal in the world? Here’s a list of the most dangerous animals in the world, ranked by deaths per year. The title as the most dangerous animal in the world can, of course, be ranked in different ways, but for the sake of facts and logic, I’ve chosen to count the estimated annual deaths per animal, instead of what destruction they can cause.Can you guess…

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Gåten Tyrkia – Happy Landing – Norway Travel Article

Gåten Tyrkia – Happy Landing De lekreste hoteller og noen av de aller verste. Himmel og helvete på et kvarter. Hva er det som trekker meg tilbake gang etter gang? Jeg fant nemlig sjarmen og hyggen, det helt autentiske og noen ganger rørende. …. men la meg være helt ærlig: det var ikke kjærlighet ved første blikk! Store deler av Tyrkia heller mer mot det orientalske enn det vi forbinder med Europa. Det er pruting selvfølgelig, markedsplasser og mange av skikkene har…

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Allure of the Seas to Get $165 Million Refurbishment | – Travel Article

Royal Caribbean’s fleet “Amplification” project continues.  Next up is the 5,400 passenger Allure of the Seas refurbishment scheduled during a nearly-two month dry dock event in Barcelona next spring. The Allure of the Seas refurbishment is scheduled over a 58-day drydock to the tune of $165 million dollars. Allure of the Seas Refurbishment Includes… You’ll see the biggest change at the waterparks.  First, they’re adding the tallest waterslide at sea called the Ultimate Abyss.  Then they’ll also add the Perfect…

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Island Hopping On Oahu & Kauai With Hawaiian Airlines • Expert Vagabond – USA Travel Article

Island Hopping On Oahu & Kauai With Hawaiian Airlines • Expert Vagabond Exploring Waikiki Beach in HawaiiHawaii, United StatesThe aloha spirit is alive and well on the tropical islands of Hawai’i. With delicious food, cultural experiences, beautiful beaches, and outdoor adventures — there’s something for everyone in the rainbow state.Last week Anna & I visited the islands of Oahu and Kauai with Hawaiian Airlines to celebrate the re-launch of the Hawaiian Airlines World Elite Mastercard, issued by Barclays.Hawai’i and I…

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5 must go to food spots in Oahu, Hawaii – USA Travel Article

5 must go to food spots in Oahu, Hawaii I recently went to Oahu, Hawaii for a friend’s 30th birthday and ate some of the best poke I’ve ever had in my life and some dank loco moco. The food scene in Hawaii is similar to what you’d experience with the locals themselves – relaxed and casual, but on point. It is also more affordable than eating in SF, though that may not be saying…

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