What to Do When You’re Snowed-In in Toronto

It would be a bit of an understatement to say that Toronto weather has been poor recently. You can click here to read a recent news report about the “bitterly cold” spate of weather that hit this Canadian city in January. Arctic mass air led to a massive cold snap and that cold air brought snow with it – many Torontonians found themselves snowed in. Snow may get you a day off work but at some point, staying under the...

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The Complete Guide to Surfing in the Mentawai Islands

The Mentawai islands are an amazing place. Exotic, remote, beautiful, and they offer some of the best surfing in the world. The waves swell up to 15 feet high year-round, the water is delightfully warm, and they aren’t as crowded as many other surfing destinations around the world. Getting there is half the fun, but it isn’t as simple as booking a standard flight. Here’s the complete guide to surfing in the Mentawai islands, including...

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The 5 Coolest Ways to Travel Around the World

Private Jet Whether your Floyd Mayweather or a humble shopkeeper you have probably dreamt about flying around the world in your private jet! How realistic this is is, of course, another story but it’s always good to dream. For many people owning your own private jet is a way to flaunt your lifestyle, for others though it might be about catering to their crazy international schedule. But for everyone fortunate enough to have...

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Finding New Ways to Explore The World

Bored of the same old beach holidays and tourist traps? Find yourself doing the same old things over and over when you go on vacation? If so, it’s time to mix it up a little. Why not set yourself some goals and challenges, push yourself out of your comfort zone and do something new? Here are a few ideas to get you started. Work abroad Working abroad enables you to experience a place in the world in a new way. You still get to find out...

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Why Aren’t You Educating Yourself While Travelling The World?

Witnessing the curvature of the earth, sailing through clouds and listening to the humming noise of jet engines becomes the norm when you travel the world. The robotic voice over the tannoy telling you what gate and platform you need to be on becomes background noise as you move around the various airports and train stations of the world. You live in the moment, taking in all the new experiences and time after time, meeting new...

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The Nomad’s Guide to Budapest

When you want to break the mould and do it your way, there’s nothing better than becoming a nomad. You’ve got the freedom and flexibility to go anywhere and work anywhere, so why not take a look at Budapest. It’s fast becoming one of Europe’s premier destinations, and there’s a whole host of things to do there… Take a walk on Castle Hill It’s a world heritage site for a reason, and it’s the first place you want to head to after...

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What is Cancun?

Even if you don’t know much about Cancun, the sound of the name itself is enough to trigger that “tropical vacation response” in anyone. Say it slowly: Cancuuuun. Can’t you practically taste the margaritas, feel the warm ocean breeze and see the turquoise water sparkle in the sun? The city was nonexistent before the 1970s and is actually the result of careful planning by Mexico’s tourism board. They were very successful in making it...

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Most unusual bridal traditions from around the world!

Everyone loves a wedding here in the UK! From choosing the perfect outfit to admiring the wedding rings, it’s a happy occasion for all. However, different cultures have their own unique ways of preparing for and celebrating the happy couple’s nuptials. Traditions in Germany Many traditions in Germany occur before the wedding even begins. For example, before a future bride-to-be is even engaged, she saves away pennies, which will then...

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The Most Underrated Places to Visit This Year

Durban, South Africa Durban is one of South Africa’s most loved destinations, and it’s easy to see why. Durban’s landscapes are diverse and offer travelers a well-rounded trip. While you may be happy to spend all your days on Durban’s beautiful beaches, by far the best thing to do, is experience the wildlife and great open plains. Thanda Safari, a game reserve just 260km from the city center is the ideal place to experience authentic...

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5 Amazing Things to See and Do in Santorini

The Greek island of Santorini pops up time and time again on lists of ‘must-see’ destinations, but what is all the fuss about? Quite simply, there is nowhere else like it in the world, and it offers a huge range of activities in a simply breath-taking landscape. Santorini is also in a great location for visiting some surrounding areas. If you’re interested in a little nightlife, it’s also worth noting that the famous party island of...

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