Everest BC Trek & Lobuche Climb: Dale & Team Enjoy Snowy Walk to Lobuche

Walking to Lobuche was peaceful and quiet with no wind and soft steps in snow.

Colombia Itinerary: A Detailed Guide for 10 Days in Colombia

This post contains affiliate links. I will earn a small commission when you use my links to make a purchase, at NO extra cost for you. Rest assured I only recommend products I believe in. Explore the best of Colombia with this 10-day Colombia itinerary compiled by my friends Dorene and Troy from Travel Life Experiences. Colombia has become quite a popular place to travel in recent years because of its own reinvention. Since the end of the 50-year civil war, there is a massive wave of optimism, economic development, and tourism…

The Ultimate Travel Bucket List For 2019

The dead of winter is when your mind starts to conjure up images of sandy beaches and buzzing cities. But as relaxing as daydreaming about sun-soaked islands and cosmopolitan capitals may be, it won’t get you to any of the top 10 tourist destinations in the world anytime soon. Wised-up travellers know to plan ahead for their dream holiday and this, of course, starts with deciding where to go. From time-honoured ‘classics’ to hotspots that are on the brink of discovery, here’s our list of this year’s top 10 tourist destinations in the…

12 indulgent experiences to enjoy onboard a cruise ship

Everyone should take at least one cruise in their lifetime. Want to visit multiple places on one trip? Experience different cultures while living in luxury and trying something new every day? A cruise offers this and more. Cruise lines are becoming increasingly creative in the activities and experiences they put on for their passengers – here are 12 of the most indulgent waiting for you…

3 Top Fruits and Vegetables to Eat

Eating more or eating less: What is better? We are bombarded by conflicting and confusing diet advice flashing in the media or extolled by healthcare experts and doctors. Who do we trust? What do we eat more or less of? Do we eat more fat or less? Should we eat 6 meals a day, a day or less? Should we fast for 16 hours each day or eat all day? The…

Best Places to Relax in Austin, Texas

Sometimes you just need to get away from it all. You work a busy schedule, you’re bombarded by important tasks, and you just don’t have any time to relax before you have to get up and do it all over again. So, when getting away from the stresses of your everyday life, a city like Austin, Texas might not be first on your mind. It …

Why you Should book Zimbabwe as your Next African Safari Holiday

Following years of planning and a supposed £120 million loan from China, Zimbabwe finally opened its landmark Victoria Falls International Airport back in 2016. Even more recently, it was announced that Brits would be able to board direct flights from London, creating a portal into a world of unheralded adventure and relatively unspoiled landscapes. It’s also seen demand…

Ama Dablam: Elias & Team Leave Namche, Enjoy the Views

We left Namche and got a step further up the hill under the best weather possible.

Thamel Through Time: book review

Thamel Through Time is a new coffee table book that looks at the past, present and future of Kathmandu’s iconic area known as Thamel and the hotel that started the areas tourism boom Kathmandu Guest House A historic look at Thamel & the iconic Kathmandu Guest House Is there anywhere else in the world that can rival Thamel for its addictive kaleidoscope of sensory bombardment? The moment you enter its …

Traveling Japan with Kids: My Detailed Guide & Tips

This post contains affiliate links. I will earn a small commission when you use my links to make a purchase, at NO extra cost for you. Rest assured I only recommend products I believe in. With vibrant pop culture, neon streetscapes and kid-friendly amenities, Japan is a great family travel destination. This is my comprehensive guide to traveling Japan with kids. There’s nowhere else like Japan. It is ultra modern yet traditional, highly urbanized yet filled with nature, and its people are respectful and polite, yet creative and open-minded. The multi-faceted…

Camping with Your Guitar: Things to Consider

Going on a camping trip with an acoustic guitar is always a fun and exciting idea that’s definitely possible with proper planning. Going anywhere with an instrument can be a complicated affair, with factors to consider such as the weather, handling, storage and even if your guitar can survive the trip to and from your destination unscathed. If you don’t want to…

I’m Off to Red Bull Rampage!

My busy travel schedule continues this week as I’m once again heading out of town. This time I’m off to Utah to attend the Red Bull Rampage mountain bike event. If you’re not familiar with this crazy downhill race, check out the video below. It is quite an experience. I’ll be gone through the rest of the week, so updates are likely to be scarce, particularly since we’re in

Island Hopping On Oahu & Kauai With Hawaiian Airlines

Exploring Waikiki Beach in Hawaii Hawaii, United States The 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. This post is sponsored by Hawaiian Airlines & Barclays. Last…

Ama Dablam: Elias & Team Fly to Lukla, Begin Trek

It is definitely special to be back in the Khumbu, and while we’ve haven’t seen yet any major peaks, the change of pace from city to mountain, feels good and helps build up the excitement for the mission we have ahead.