Before traveling to foreign countries you always have a list of things to consider. Travel vaccinations are one of the things that usually don't come to mind right away, but surely are a very essential part of every trip. In this blog post I will cover travel vaccinations that are mandatory and recommended when traveling to Africa, Southeast Asia and Central & South America. These
Channels and boats sailing on them, it's quite a romantic idea isn't it? With this description I guess you are thinking of Venice, Italy, a world-wide famous city for its channel and floating houses. However, it is not the only one! If you would like to feel like you are in Venice without the crowds and the carnival masks, here are five cities you should
While visiting Brazil five years ago I was really concerned about what can happen there in terms of safety. We were a small group of young adults and ambitious to explore the world. While traveling a day alone I got "asked" from Favela children to give them my money, what I did. I gave them all I had with me, which was in fact just
Are you thinking about independent travel but you are not sure if you should go with a group? You have time and interest for a solo trip, but you do not know how many other single travelers would join? Here is some data you may find interesting - “According to the Cruise Lines International Association, approximately 17% of cruise passengers are single, divorced or separated.
Is Europe overrated? Many are traveling to exotic destinations in the Middle East and Asia, but is traveling to Europe something of the old days and now long gone? In other words, is it still worth exploring the Old Lady Europe or should one look to the other places for a vacation? Tons of books about tourism, tourist guides and TV shows shout out about
Air travelling has never been as cheap as today since consumers have the internet available as a major source of information to compare prices between any airline they want. The transition from the former days in which travellers had to pay a fortune to having real offers available for flights has happened.
Online cheap flight comparison platforms seem to help us finding the cheapest way
The global crisis is turning the world upside down, and yet people seem to become more and more creative, respectful and thoughtful every day. Poverty is increasing in traditionally rich countries, and as a consequence, some old ideas come back and are seen as new and refreshing in our society.
A good example for that comes from an old Italian tradition called “Caffee Sospeso” (which
Leaving Europe during the horse-meat scandal, made me think about my own personal experiences with food abroad and what I have seen and/or heard. In the subsequent article you will see a list of the five most exotic dishes.
Exotic dish one: Kopi Luwak
Digested and extracted coffee beans from the Asian Palm Civet, which is a kind of cat and lives in Indonesia or Sumatra. The cat’s enzymes
When deciding upon a guided group tour or wondering what shall be included in the tour, research your options. There are plenty of tour operators out there that provide different quality of the tour experience. Before starting your search you need to understand what would you like to see in the most amazing tour you are about to take.
First and foremost, be aware that
The Berlin wall was for many Berliners, not only a physical division of the city but also much more symbolic: the fight for freedom in two different political regimes on either side of the concrete barrier. 1989 the wall falls and many citizens celebrated in the streets the arrival of democracy to East Berlin.
In 2013, Berliners from both sides are also taking the streets,