The 5 Best Family Beaches in Canada

When thinking about vacationing in Canada, beaches aren't necessarily the first thing to come to mind. But, it may surprise you to discover that Canada is actually home to several picturesque beaches that are great for families - and you'll find them all across the country. Here's an overview of...
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12 Awesome Facts About Jordan

Less than 200 miles (300 kms) north to south and much thinner, Jordan packs Red Sea beaches, Roman ruins, rushing canyons, a host of UNESCO World Heritage Sites and the world's lowest point into a compact package. Young metropolitan Jordanians soak up Amman's buzzing nightlife while bedouins...
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6 Most Dangerous Hiking Trails In The World

Are you a hiking enthusiast who loves to test the limits? Maybe you prefer to look at the gorgeous pictures other people take on the trails. If you are in the second category, these hikes might not be for you. When we consider dangerous hikes, we often think of extreme elevation and steep...
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11 Things You Didn't Know About San Francisco

San Francisco is a pretty well-known place. When you think of San Francisco, you might think of the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz prison, or the steep streets and rolling hills. This city is also known around the world for countercultural movements of the 1960s. If you're a foodie, you might...
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The 8 Best Tropical Vacations

The draw of a tropical destination is irresistible for most people. From the moment you lay your eyes on the pristine white sands and azure seas you start to feel a sense of peace. Although many tropical beaches have unifying features, no two are made the same. Here are eight that are worth your...
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Top Beach Destinations Around The World

Travelers who are tropical at heart agree: there's nothing like the feeling of warm beach sand between your toes. Read on to discover some of the top beach destinations worldwide. If you're a certifiable beach bum, you may have heard of some of these beaches already - that's because they're...
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Top Ten Ski Resorts in the USA

Do the words "fresh powder" get your blood pumping? Is there nothing like a hot meal and a cold beer after a day on the slopes? Whether you're a skiing novice or a diamond pro, here are ten slopes you've got to hit: 10. Steamboat Springs, CO Home of the oldest ski hill in Colorado,...
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The Blue Mountain Experience

Blue Mountain is very popular among those who love to ski, so it sometimes comes as a surprise to curious explorers that the peak is great fun to visit throughout the year. Nestled in the heart of Ontario, the Blue Mountain holiday village has been carefully refined over the years, and today...
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8 Reasons To Visit Oslo in the Winter

If you're planning a winter getaway, Oslo should be at the top of your list. There are lots of reasons why Norwegian people rate as some of the happiest people in the world, year after year! It could have to do with the amazing museums, ski slopes, the booming economy and delicious food that the...
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A Beginner’s Guide to Alaska

With 586,412 square miles of glorious land to explore, Alaska offers plenty of opportunities for enthusiastic travelers to delve into new worlds. Aside from its masses of glaciers, thousands of freshwater salmon and towering national parks, it’s also home to some of America’s best attractions. If...
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How to Pack Efficiently for any Winter Getaway

As you plan your winter vacation you might be dreaming of snow-capped mountains, ice-skating rinks, peppermint schnapps and sledding. If you're an adrenaline junkie looking for winter adventure, skiing and snowboarding might be on your mind. No matter where you're going this winter, it can be...
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How to Choose Between Skiing and Snowboarding

If you’ve never taken part in winter sports you may be wondering which is right for you. Skiing and snowboarding are among the most popular, and while similar in some ways, they are very different in others. While one has you hitting the slopes attached to two planks (skis), the other is carried...
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Trekking For Beginners: How To Do It

If you've never trekked before it can be daunting. But like with all challenges, once you have it down there's no turning back. You'll be enjoying the great outdoors – with no cars and minimum technology – complete with beautiful views, the sounds of nature and adventures by the bucketload.Hiking...
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