Tibet Itinerary Ideas that Will Show You the Best of the Region

If you are looking to travel Tibet, this post will show you some of the best Tibet itinerary ideas to help you plan your own adventure. Tibet is a spiritual place that has the power to move even the most hardened traveler. This remote, far-flung region is seemingly in a world of its own, with fabled villages tucked between…

How to deal with stray street dogs in Nepal

Street dogs fighting in Thamel has become a common sight – likewise in Lakeside Pokhara and Chitwan A tourists guide to not getting bitten by a street dog in Nepal About 12 years ago in Nepal there was a massive dog cull to deal with the out of control dog population problem within the country. The numbers reduced dramatically, as did the number of dog bites…

Hairstyles for Brides with Long Hair

Your hairstyle is your crowning glory on your wedding day, and above all else, it needs to compliment your dress. The style of dress you’ve chosen should be used as a guideline to what type of hairstyle you want to go with on the big day. Consider the neckline, the sleeve length and the length of the dress and whether …

Video: The First Ascent of Nyainqentangla Southeast in Tibet

Back in October of 2016, alpinists Nick Bullock and Paul Ramsden made the historic first ascent of a 7046-meter (23,116 ft.) peak in Tibet called Nyainqentangala along the Southeast Face. This section of the mountain had rarely been visited and the valley that surrounds it largely unexplored. But the two men went anyway on what would be their first major expedition together. It took them seven… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more!

Travel to Egypt in Ramadan: What to Expect on your Holiday

Ramadan in Egypt is one of my favorite times of the year. If you’re traveling in Egypt during Ramadan, it can be fascinating to experience and learn about the beliefs and practices of millions of Egyptians. Ramadan: What Is It All About Anyway? Ramadan is the name of the 9th month in the Islamic calendar. It is a month that more than 1 …

Denali Expedition: Walter & Team Visit the Edge of the World

Last night was chilly once again, but today the sun is out in full and has warmed us up

Ugrachandi & Bhairab Statues in Bhaktapur & the Artist who lost his hands

The Ugrachandi Statue in Basantapur Chowk in Bhaktapur – a statue so stunning it cost the sculptor his hand … but that’s not the end of the story The statues so beautiful they cost the artist his hands As tales go in Nepal the one about the Ugrachandi and Bhairab statues has been one that has stayed popular for the past 300 or so years. It’s a short one…

Travel Faroe Islands: A Detailed Guide and Itinerary

Are you planning to travel Faroe Islands? Here’s my complete Faroe Islands guide and itinerary with details on the best places to explore, eat and sleep in 4 days. Travel Faroe Islands: A Complete Guide & Itinerary In the depths of the Atlantic Ocean, tiny islands with jagged peaks and vertiginous cliff faces jut out from the sea, piercing into the sky like giant daggers. Sea stacks, craggy bird cliffs and black…

Top 5 Museums in Israel

Did you know that Israel boasts the highest number of museums per capita in the world? That is probably because Israel is home to a nation that dates back 3,800 years, and it has accumulated a lot of stuff. On your next trip to Israel, don’t miss these top five museums. Israel Museum and Shrine of the Book The Israel Museum is one of the most…

Video: The Top 10 Most Beautiful Hikes in the World

This weekend is the long Memorial Day holiday here in the U.S., which often unofficially starts the summer season. No doubt, many of you will be heading outside not only over the next few days, but the next few months too, and you’ll be looking for some great trails to hike along the way.

Don’t eat at St. Mark’s Square – Venice, Italy

Venice has had it rough the last few years. As I was doing research for this article, I found that people have been writing about the overflow of tourism to Venice for a long time. You can find articles on the death of Venice, restricting the number of tourist, can Venice save itself from its own popularity, and more as far back as 2007. It seems to have only gotten worse too. I have a confession to make. I was fined €200 because I am an idiot. More accurately, I was preparing a quick sandwich to eat …

Everest Base Camp Trek: Grom & Team Acclimating Day above Pheriche

. We climbed just up over 16,000ft to help our bodies adjust to the upcoming altitude of BC (base camp).

Checklist to Planning the Perfect Vacation

With summer break just around the corner, most of us would soon be considering ideas about where to spend this time of year in order to make the most out of it. While spending your free time in a destination of your choice, surrounded by the people you love and the environs you admire…

Video: The Stunning Great Barrier Reef and the Threats That It Faces

In this video we join surfers Belinda Baggs and Wayne Lynch, along with free diver Kimi Werner, as they travel on a sailing expedition to the Great Barrier Reef to assess the health of the largest living structure on the planet. The GBR is an important ecosystem for thousands of different species and provides protection from