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Traveling on a Budget

Traveling on a Budget

If you love traveling but don’t have the funds to do it at luxury prices, you are not alone. There are very few who can actually afford to spend thousands on vacation. That doesn’t mean you have to deprive yourself of a great experience. You can travel on a budget by...

A Look Into the Caribbean for Vacation

A Look Into the Caribbean for Vacation

The Caribbean is a tropical vacation destination about which most people only dream, and those lucky enough to visit agree that it is beyond deserving of its remarkable reputation. A land made up of gorgeous beaches with silky sand and turquoise water, majestic...

Characteristics of Sustainable Travel

Characteristics of Sustainable Travel

Many people feel a great desire to travel the world referred to as wanderlust. The motives behind this longing can range from needing a change of scenery to wanting to see the land of one's ancestors. While travel has become easier than ever, we must keep in mind that...

Hotels That Are Handling COVID-19 Well

Hotels That Are Handling COVID-19 Well

The travel industry is one that has seen a constantly changing environment in the light of the COVID-19 pandemic, with the hotel industry being no exception. Leading hotel brands have been forced to adapt, through better social distancing and cleaning policies to...

Travel Trends in 2022

Travel Trends in 2022

Travelers are poised to go on epic adventures in 2022. After years of pandemic dictated lockdowns and closed borders, tourists are ready to venture out into the world again to satisfy their wanderlust. Although the general landscape has changed, with COVID vaccination...

A Look into Prepping for a Backpacking Trip

A Look into Prepping for a Backpacking Trip

Backpacking is something that anyone can do to get some physical activity and enjoy the sights and sounds of nature. While you don't need any special training, you should start out with short trips that will take you just a couple of hours to complete. This will give...

Tips on Keeping your Family Safe During Summer Travel

Tips on Keeping your Family Safe During Summer Travel

People are taking their kids on vacation again this year. These families would not have left their homes months ago, but new discoveries regarding the virus have given us guidelines. If we follow them, we can keep our families safe from the pandemic without giving up...

Small Towns to Visit Throughout the United States

Small Towns to Visit Throughout the United States

When it comes time for a vacation, consider visiting one of the many small towns scattered throughout the U.S. These small towns are often quaint, off the beaten path, and have more to offer than most tourists realize. Don't overlook Bar Harbor, Maine, as a desirable...