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Chicago Travel: Multiple Austrian connections

So the two of us expatriate Austrians are staying at the Arlington House Hostel, in itself an exciting experience, to be immersed in this environment of young (and older) travellers from all over the world. We got going early again this mo ... Read more

The Winter Park Scenic Boat Tour

The Winter Park Scenic Boat Tour, founded in 1938 and located just 15 minutes north of downtown Orlando, is one of these lovely side trips that combine beautiful scenery, a bit of local history, some close-up exposure to local wildlife and ... Read more

The New Pittsburgh: Clean Air, Parks, Sports, Museums and Culture

In our last article we provided with some background on the history of Pittsburgh and its transformation from polluted steel city to one of the most livable cities in the United States. Naturally, this also makes Pittsburgh a great travel d ... Read more

Costa Rica Travel: Explorations of Tortuguero Village

After our adventurous excursion to Costa Rica’s Caribbean coast, we were ready for some local explorations: Tortuguero Village was waiting for us. In the mid-afternoon our group of about 40 people was loaded onto two long boats, we left P ... Read more

Interlaken Discoveries: Lunch on the Harder Kulm, Souvenirshop Zryd an ...

With our impromptu visit to the Grand Hotel Victoria-Jungfrau complete, we strolled by a series of historic hotels on the main street of Interlaken during our walking tour on May 10, 2013. Then we crossed the Aare River again to arrive at t ... Read more

The MacKinnon-Cann Inn: Where Home and Garden Television Meets the Tra ...

I had spent a wonderfully rejuvenating night wrapped up in the soft high-thread-count sheets and comforters of my temporary home at the MacKinnon-Cann Inn in Yarmouth. After an exciting drive down the Evangeline Trail yesterday that include ... Read more

Niagara Falls Attractions: Family Day at the Niagara Falls History Museum

My visit to the Heartland Forest on a cold day in February of 2015 had been lots of fun. After a short drive I arrived at my second destination of the day: the Niagara Falls History Museum where a full day of activities had been planned for ... Read more

Couch Surfing: A Cheap and Authentic Way to Travel

Looking for an original and cheap way to travel the world? Then, CouchSurfing might just be the solution you have been searching for. But what exactly is CouchSurfing? CouchSurfing is a non-profit hospitality exchange network consisti ... Read more

Green Travel – Making Better Environmental Travel Choices

We all hear the term “global warming” all the time. During recent months I have started to read travel stories how the permanent ice cap of Mount Kilimanjaro is melting,how ski resorts in the Alps are going to be closing permanently due ... Read more

Exploring the Halifax Harbourwalk and Pier 21 - Canada's Immigration M ...

My Halifax City Tour, expertly narrated by Allen Mackenzie, a passionate Haligonian in a kilt, had provided me with a great overview of this city, and my visit to the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic had added to my knowledge of Halifax, par ... Read more

Travel Photography - Some Basic Resources

I have been experimenting for a while now with travel photography, and every time I go away I take hundreds of pictures.The most I ever took on a trip were 900+ pictures on my trip last year to Spain! After that experience I realized that a ... Read more

The Diego Rivera Museum in Guanajuato

After this morning’s exciting mountainbiking adventures outside of the city, this afternoon I would have a chance to delve into Guanajuato’s cultural attractions one last time e before my early evening departure back to Guadalajara. Amo ... Read more

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