France:Travel writer Desiree Michels shares the ups and downs of her hut-to-hut hiking tour through the mountains of Park de la Vanoise, French Alps.
Exploring Transylvania: Vampires Not Included Romania’s quiet farm-filled region might disappoint those searching for blood By John Dowling Since this is a story about Transylvania, Romania, it’s going to be scary, right? Set in a dark, damp forest with clouds of mist wafting through the trees. Throw in a creaky carriage bound for a mysterious […]
Fighting the Costs of Travel: CBS’s Travel Expert Peter Greenberg shares tips Traveling is something most of us want to do. However, often, instead of traveling we find ourselves scrolling enviously through someone else’s vacation photos wishing it was us. But unfortunately, travel is something that is unaffordable and out of most people’s reach. However, […]
Iceland: Strange is The New Normal in Reykjavik By Kirstie Pelling It’s oh so quiet It’s oh so still You’re all alone And so peaceful until….. (Björk) For a far-flung place with a tiny number of residents, Iceland makes a make a very big noise. It has a vibrant nightlife, a colorful history and a […]
Isla de Ometepe, Nicaragua Destination Guide
Isla de Ometepe, Nicaragua: Managua to Ometepe is 130 km, the island is a paradise very much worth visiting for deserted beaches, volcanoes and fun.
Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve in Mexico
Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve: A Natural Retreat, Amigos Style. The author describes the Amigos of Sian Ka’an, a non-profit Mexican organization.
Santa Rosa de Copán, Honduras
Santa Rosa de Copán offers an agreeable change from tourist traps and scorching cities in a mountain setting, it’s one of the nicest cities in Honduras.
Todos Santos Cuchumatan, Guatemala
Todos Santos Cuchumatán, Guatemala, where to go, what to see. This Mayan town doesn’t cater to tourists and holds a drunken fiesta horse race every year.
Budget Beaches of Sayulita, Mexico
Sayulita: A guide to the budget beaches of Sayulita, Mexico – Sayulita camping, lodging, kayaking, horseback riding, and much more.
El Mirador, Guatemala: La Gran Aventura
A guide to the El Mirador, the Mayan ruins, and treasures of this historic site in the jungles of Guatemala. How to get there, where to stay, what you’ll see.
Loi’s Lights: Thailand’s Beautiful Loi Krathong Festival
Thailand, Loi Krathong Festival in November is a festival of fire and water, and one of Thailand’s most beautiful festivals to boot.
Cambodia’s Joyful Bon Om Touk Festival
The Bon Om Touk, Water and Moon Festival is one of Cambodia’s Biggest Event of the Year By Dagmar Busshoff Fluttering flags embroider the waterfront during Bon Om Touk. Laughing workmen carry hundreds of strings of white mini-lights to drape every imaginable surface along the quay. The atmosphere is as electrifying as the lights, though, […]
Take a Load Off: Adopt an Elephant
How to adopt an elephant in Thailand to help preserve their habitat with World Wildlife Federation, a symbolic gesture that helps fund elephant research.