The Best of Singapore: Food, Architecture, Crazy Rich Asians Tours & More

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The release of the film Crazy Rich Asians has drawn a lot of attention to Singapore, a fascinating island country. We have just returned from the city, where we revisited our favorite locations and experienced the best of the country’s food, art, shopping, gardens and unique Peranakan culture. Singapore’s black-and-white houses date from the colonial era and reflect the country’s fascinating past. A visit to Gardens by the Bay—a huge waterfront park—is a must when visiting Singapore. Garden Rhapsody is a ... (c) Artisans of Leisure – Luxury Travel Blog – Artisans of Leisure - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Chamonix – The Ski paradise in France

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The small French alpine town of Chamonix, the birthplace of alpinism, which attracts uninterrupted visitors, flanked by a mountain panorama, crowns of fir peaks and deep glaciers. The colorful and dynamic city at the foot of Mont Blanc attracts many visitors every year. Its landscape of heroic proportions makes other Alpine resorts tame. Paradizo is (c) Luxury Travel Tips and Vacation Ideas - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

30 Pictures of Oman That Will Make You Want to Visit

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As I look back through the pictures of Oman I’ve curated for you I’m struck, superficially, by how many of them include people. I’ve focused primarily on landscape photography for many years, largely because of the negative impact asking someone’s permission to photograph them has on the final photo. But... (c) Leave Your Daily Hell - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

All You Need to Know: 15 Australia Travel Tips

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Categories: Best OfTravelingBody: Australia—it’s on everyone’s bucket list…and for good reason! There’s an extraordinary amount of things to see, do, taste, and experience in this remarkable country.   Here are our best Australia Travel Tips…     Visas Yes, you will need a visa to enter the country. Luckily, it can be done from home! You can apply for Australia visa online right here. It’s fast, easy, and inexpensive. It attaches... (c) Wandering Educators - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Fun Myrtle Beach Experiences Away From the Beach

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Millions of people descend on Myrtle Beach and the entire Grand Strand region every year to enjoy incredible weather and some fun in the sand. That’s fine, but that’s also not me. Don’t get me wrong, I like the beach but more in an “admiring from a distance” kind of way. My attention span is far too short to allow spending hours in a chair just ... (c) LandLopers - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Holiday Gift Guide: The Best Bluetooth Headphones for Travel [2018]

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It’s that time of year: Halloween is fresh over. Time to throw out the candy corns (again) and, assuming you’re a lunatic, put up the holiday decorations. It also means you need to start thinking about holiday gift shopping. If you’re looking to buy a gift for that favorite traveler in your life, there’s only one thing they’re going to be happy with this year: Airbnb gift cards. OK, two things: I guarantee they’d also love a new pair of headphones — wireless headphones, in particular. Here are the... (c) Vagabondish - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

3 Top Fruits and Vegetables to Eat

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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... (c) Four Jandals Adventure Travel Blog - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

White Pass And Yukon Route Railway In Alaska, A Most Scenic Mountain Trip

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The White Pass and Yukon Railway links the port of Skagway, Alaska located in the United States and Whitehorse, the capital of the Canadian Territory of the Yukon. Normal commercial operations of the rail-line ceased in 1982, but was partially revived as a heritage railway in 1988. In 2018, the historic line would be bought by Carnival Cruise Lines. This scenic mountain trip, a wonder of steel and timber, is the 26... (c) WanderingTrader - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Photo of the Day: The Neon Museum Las Vegas

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2Backpackers: Backpacking, Hiking & Adventure Travel Blog - Photo of the Day: The Neon Museum Las Vegas Subscribe Now -> An Old Ornate Golden Nugget Sign from 'The Neon Museum Las Vegas Boneyard' A lot of people think that Las Vegas has little history or culture, which is understandable given the fact that the city is often about the... (c) 2Backpackers: Backpacking, Hiking & Adventure Travel Blog - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

My Top 14 Hostels in Amsterdam

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Posted: 11/19/2018 | November 19th, 2018 Amsterdam will always have a special place in my heart. I spent a month there on my first trip around the world in 2006. I made local friends, wandered far and wide, and really got to know the city and its people. I fell in love with Amsterdam that trip. I’ve been back to visit Amsterdam every year since. The city is one of the most visited and backpacked in Europe. And it’s filled with hundreds of... (c) Nomadic Matt's Travel Site - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Ashley Isaacs Ganz on The Best of Ireland

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We asked Artisans of Leisure founder and CEO Ashley Isaacs Ganz to share some favorite experiences in Ireland based on her most recent visit to this beautiful country. Read more about her tour and the best of Ireland. Q.) Tell us about your trip. Where did you go? I traveled all over the country, and I also spent some time in Northern Ireland.  I had never been to Belfast before… …and I enjoyed exploring the city’s highlights, including renowned pubs… …antiques markets… …and taking an excursion to Giant’s... (c) Artisans of Leisure – Luxury Travel Blog – Artisans of Leisure - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Miami Florida – Luxury Travel Guide

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Miami, the name already arouses many associations. Being located on the Atlantic coast of Florida it is known for its endless beaches, eternally bright sun, whimsical climatic conditions and colorfully dressed, tanned people on surfboards or inline skates. High palm trees line the boulevards, various luxury islands with very magnificent luxury villas are located around (c) Luxury Travel Tips and Vacation Ideas - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

30 Pictures That Will Make You Want to Visit Taiwan

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My latest trip to Taiwan began in a torrential downpour—and ended under the brightest sunshine you can imagine. This was pleasant for my mood, though it didn’t do the Taiwan photos I took that final day any favors. Not that I was pre-occupied with such details as I set up my tripod on the steps of Quanhua ... (c) Leave Your Daily Hell - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Ways to Give Back to Local Communities When Travelling

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Categories: Best OfTravelingBody: Supporting the local communities of places we visit as tourists and travellers is a great way to give back, show your appreciation, and receive a warm welcome from the locals. After all, we’re visitors in their hometowns, so the least we can do is show respect and offer support in simple yet impactful ways. Wondering how you can give back on your travels and make yourself a... (c) Wandering Educators - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

The 5 Best Places To Teach Abroad For Fun!

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Have you ever thought about living abroad? Have you ever wondered where are the best places to teach abroad? Experiencing something completely foreign and exotic? Maybe escaping from the predictability of Western society. If so, then you certainly wouldn’t be the first Westerner to do so. Of course, it is only feasible if you can financially support yourself. Some are fortunate enough to have saved a good amount of money or have highly specialized jobs in engineering or programming that pretty much make them employable anywhere in the world. If... (c) Stop Having a Boring Life - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Eating My Way Around Myrtle Beach in 6 Bites

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I expected a lot from my first trip to Myrtle Beach and while I knew I’d be eating well, I never expected the culinary aspect to be as important as it was. More than the gorgeous beach views or the fun activities, food well and truly defined my time in ... (c) LandLopers - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Thailand reveals three concepts to promote 55 secondary tourist cities

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The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has curated three concepts for promoting the group of 55 secondary destinations to help develop and market their tourism economies and cultural assets in an environmentally-friendly way. These 55 provinces, which get less than four million local and foreign tourists a year, are to get increasing prominence in TAT’s future marketing campaigns. TAT’s research has identified the need to position these secondary 55 provinces within the “big picture” of ... (c) Travel News | eTurboNews - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Holiday Gear Guide: 5 Must-have Gifts for Active Travelers

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It’s that time of year when it seems the whole world is blanketed in one big, fat, holiday-red-tag sale. Whether you’re buying for someone else or treatin’ yo’ self to gifts for the holidays, now is the best (read cheapest) season to buy. Here are five must-have gifts for the active traveler in your life (even if that active traveler is you) … Best Gifts for ... (c) Vagabondish - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Best Places to Relax in Austin, Texas

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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 ... (c) Four Jandals Adventure Travel Blog - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

The Green Corridor – Singapore’s former railway line that’s now a walking path

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I’m a big fan of urban walking, and Singapore – being the urban planning masters that they are – are planning to create one of the world’s greatest walks along a former railway. Singapore and Kuala Lumpur were once connected by a direct railway, which ran from Keppel Road near Downtown Singapore to the Kuala Lumpur Station. I took this train from Singapore in 2009, and it was a pleasant alternative to taking the bus. The railway was closed in 2011, and the service was replaced with a cross-bridge shuttle ... (c) Nomadic Notes - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Multnomah Falls, Oregon: America’s Most Beautiful Waterfall

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Multnomah Falls is located in the Colombian River Gorge and can be found in northwestern Oregon. Spanning two tiers on basalt cliffs, it is the tallest waterfall in the state at 620 feet or 189 meters. There are many travelers that consider the site, to be Americas most beautiful waterfall. It is the 27th stop in our travel series Off The Beaten Path. Multnomah... (c) WanderingTrader - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

The 20 Best Christmas Lights Near Atlanta for 2018 (with Map!)

[UPDATED NOVEMBER 10, 2018] It’s no secret that our family truly loves Christmas. Whether we’re heading out to enjoy our favorite Atlanta Christmas events or staying home to savor our beloved Christmas traditions, we tend to spend the entire month of December (and half of November) celebrating our favorite holiday. Christmas lights are one of our favorite seasonal traditions. So naturally we decorate our home festively every year, both inside and out. I put up so many festive lights on the house, I’ve been called “Sparky” (after Clark Griswold) on more than one occasion. But we... (c) Green Global Travel - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

RTW Update: How Heather is Traveling on a Budget

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Posted: 11/12/18 | November 12th, 2018 Last December, Heather won our round the world trip contest and was gifted a trip around the world worth $50 a day! In January, she started backpacking her way through South America on a budget. Today, she’s written a blog post about how she’s been able to stay on budget for the last 36 weeks and the lessons she’s learned as a new traveler! ... (c) Nomadic Matt's Travel Site - Read entire story here. … [Read more]

Cruising the Mekong River in Vietnam & Cambodia

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A luxury cruise on the Mekong River is a great way to visit beautiful but difficult-to-access parts of Vietnam and Cambodia in style. Our favorite Mekong cruises start in the Mekong Delta, a fascinating rural part of Vietnam near Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City), and journey up the river to Phnom Penh, Cambodia, over several days. En route, travelers... (c) Artisans of Leisure – Luxury Travel Blog – Artisans of Leisure - Read entire story here. … [Read more]