10 resolutions all travel-lovers should make in 2021

10 resolutions all travel-lovers should make in 2021

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Go even slowerDon’t get us wrong: it’s time to travel more – but let’s roam closer to home, then when we go to faraway places, savour longer, slower trips. 10: Geek out on eco infoThere’s more greenwash out there than ever – tune your sustainability antenna with enjoyable ‘edutainment’. Now read:What is sustainable travel? All the terms you need to knowWhat is sustainable travel? All the terms you need to know Inspiration What is sustainable travel?
10 sustainable destinations to visit in 2021

10 sustainable destinations to visit in 2021

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Also worth celebrating for their green and ethical ways…Rwanda gets high-fives for saving the wild mountain gorilla from extinction as does Seychelles for its work boosting biodiversity. All hail Switzerland for its super-slick waste management – it might not sound sexy, but 900 wastewater treatment plants and a recycling rate of 53 per cent is impressive. In the Netherlands, Rotterdam is another winner when it comes to exemplifying circular-economy ways. New Zealand gets points for announcing it intends to have a carbon-neutral public sector by 2025. Now read:10 of the most sustainable cities in the world10 of the most sustainable cities in the world Destinations 10 of the most sustainable cities in the world10 stays in the UK that contribute to conservation projects10 stays in the UK that contribute to conservation projects Places To Stay 10 stays in the UK that contribute to conservation projectsThe most peaceful countries in the world
10 Tips To Help You Work From Home

10 Tips To Help You Work From Home

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Otherwise, the whole thing you’re working on can turn out wrong which is both a waste of time and frustrating. A lot of the same tactics you might use to stay focused at the office work while you’re at home too. Setting boundaries around your work hours and communicating them with friends and family can help minimize those unexpected interruptions and keep you focused throughout the day. Of course, if you’re working from home with kids, some of this may be easier said than done. We’ve got you covered with tips on how to work out when you can’t get to a gym.
10 European Discoveries for 2021

10 European Discoveries for 2021

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The last several years, my New Year tradition has been to assemble a list of 10 European Discoveries. And that’s the theme of my 2021 European Discoveries: 10 places where you might want to settle in for a week, or a few, and really get to know a fascinating corner of our planet. Where are you hoping to slow down and savor our world in 2021? We wanted to savor the delightful market days (jours de marché) that hop from place to place around the bucolic Provençal countryside. If you have the means to travel, as soon as it’s safe, consider booking a return visit.
10 Climbing Tips for Beginners

10 Climbing Tips for Beginners

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After you’re done climbing, don’t use lotion on your hands. When you’re climbing, though, you want to keep your hands as dry as possible. Climbing TermsWhen you start spending time in the gym, it will sometimes feel like people are speaking a different language. Equipment:Rock Climbing Shoes – pretty self-explanatory, but they are tight shoes necessary for climbing. feet of textured climbing surface, there is a yoga studio, showers, social areas, and a gym to help you train.
11 Essential Questions to ask Your Travel Partner

11 Essential Questions to ask Your Travel Partner

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Traveling with a friend means adventures, cocktails, and inside jokes that will have you in fits of laughter well after your return. We recently posted an article about how overseas travel will make couples stronger, and the same can certainly be true for friendships. For others, itineraries mean an hour-by-hour plan of what you'll be doing, where you'll be eating, and when you'll take bathroom breaks. There truly is no right or wrong way to plan (or not plan) a trip, and both types of travel can be equally rewarding. You'll both learn something -- even if it is how much you hate traveling with (or without) a plan.
11 Incredible Things to Do in Grand Teton National Park Wyoming

11 Incredible Things to Do in Grand Teton National Park Wyoming

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There’s no denying the beauty of the Teton range in Grand Teton National Park. 11 INCREDIBLE THINGS TO DO IN GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK1. GO ON A HIKEThere is a wide range of hikes in Grand Teton National Park. CAMPINGThere are 6 campgrounds at Grand Teton National Park. CLIMBING AND MOUNTAINEERINGGrand Teton National Park is a popular spot for mountaineers.
15 Amazing Places with the Best Mexican Food in San Diego

15 Amazing Places with the Best Mexican Food in San Diego

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I was never been a huge fan of Mexican food, that is.. until we moved to San Diego. Now that I’m a believer, we go and eat it every now and again, but we haven’t had too much luck outside of San Diego and LA. After a year of living in San Diego, here are our favorite spots. 15 Amazing Places with the Best Mexican Food in San DiegoWe also triedCity Tacos, North Park – we really wanted to like them because they were in our neighborhood, but they were just overrated. On our first visit, we had just gotten back from Hawaii and we were hunting down best Mexican food in San Diego (and pseudo-Mexican food like California burritos!).
19 AWESOME Things to Do in Banff, Canada (Epic 2021 Guide) – NOMADasaurus Adventure Travel Blog

19 AWESOME Things to Do in Banff, Canada (Epic 2021 Guide) – NOMADasaurus Adventure Travel Blog

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READ MORE – Don’t miss out on our complete guide to the best Banff hikes. Photo credit: Banff & Lake Louise Tourism / Paul Zizka Photography. Rafting on the Bow River – Photo Credit: Banff & Lake Louise Tourism / Paul Zizka Photography. 11) Hike Around Lake Louise and the Nearby TeahousesOne of the true gems of the region, Lake Louise is almost as iconic as Banff itself. If you head out into the Banff National Park, Canada’s first national park, your chance of seeing some wildlife goes up drastically.
27 Adventurous Things to Do in Costa Rica

27 Adventurous Things to Do in Costa Rica

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Costa Rica is actually a “sweet spot” when it comes to spotting humpback whales. They hang out in the waters near Costa Rica for a few months – from December to April – to breed and raise their young. The group of whales from the southern hemisphere makes its way to Costa Rica in mid-July and stay until the beginning of November. Try to line up your trip with the annual Whale and Dolphin Festival, where you’re almost guaranteed to spot a whale! Party on the beachIf you want to dance the night away on the beach with an Aguila in hand (the local beer), there’s a good chance you’ll find a good time in Tamarindo or Puerto Viejo.
35 Fun Things to Do in Cape Town, South Africa

35 Fun Things to Do in Cape Town, South Africa

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Situated on South Africa’s southwest coast, Cape Town is unlike any other city in the world. With close proximity to vineyards, exciting hiking trails, and scenic drives, Cape Town attracts all types of travelers. Cape Town has been on our travel dream list for years, and each time we talk with people who’ve traveled to this South African city, it continues to rise higher on our list! Our editor, Amanda, has spent a few months living in Cape Town, and says it is her favorite city in the world. In addition to Amanda’s expertise, we’ve called upon our friends, Marie and Bill, who have also called South Africa home.
5 reasons to visit Okinawa in southern Japan in 2021

5 reasons to visit Okinawa in southern Japan in 2021

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From food and nature to hotels and history, here are five compelling reasons to visit Okinawa in 2021. History lovers should not miss Funauki village where the dreamy tropical atmosphere belies a dramatic past: a 19th-century coal mine occupied by the Japanese Army during World War II is among several local war sites. Accessible only by boat from jungle-covered Iriomote Island in the Yaeyama archipelago, the village is set on an expanse of ivory-white beach. Stay at Oku Iriomote Cottage and take a chartered boat trip with the friendly owner Ikeda-san. Explore the world of natural plant-dying at Shimaai Farm on Ishigaki Island.