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Priceless Experiences at District Wharf D.C.

Priceless Experiences at District Wharf D.C.

This is a sponsored conversation written by us on behalf of IHG Rewards Club. But the opinions and text are all ours. Have you always wanted to be an ambassador" Enjoy the perks of elite status but don\'t ever stay enough in the same hotel to...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-19 16:07:18
I’m 13 and I’ve visited 45 countries; here’s what it’s taught me

I’m 13 and I’ve visited 45 countries; here’s what it’s taught me

The biggest thing that travel has taught me is that sometimes you will have to take risks. The post I’m 13 and I’ve visited 45 countries; here’s what it’s taught me appeared first on Intrepid Travel Blog.
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-19 16:06:44
POV: Staging Scenes To Win Awards

POV: Staging Scenes To Win Awards

Photo Courtesy PetaPixelI\'ve recently seen a blog post by PetaPixel (which is one of the blogs I visit very frequently for news on photography), and read that a photojournalist in Bangladesh vented his ire and frustration at non-professional...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-19 16:03:04
GUEST BLOG: Why Airport Concierge Services Will Take Off

GUEST BLOG: Why Airport Concierge Services Will Take Off

Wasted airport time is an accepted part of business trips. Travellers often plan to arrive at least two hours before departure, if not three, before international departures. When arriving internationally, they budget time for customs and...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-19 16:05:15
Everything you need to know about road-tripping in the Lofoten Islands

Everything you need to know about road-tripping in the Lofoten Islands

From iconic red cabins to jagged mountains soaring out of the sea, Norway has it all The post Everything you need to know about road-tripping in the Lofoten Islands appeared first on Young Adventuress.
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-19 16:07:45
Is this Bolivia’s most incredible natural wonder" Your guide to Laguna Colorada

Is this Bolivia’s most incredible natural wonder" Your guide to Laguna Colorada

Where else can you witness a flamboyance of flamingos, smoking volcanoes, and flat-as-a-pancake salt plains as far as the eye can see" The post Is this Bolivia’s most incredible natural wonder" Your guide to Laguna Colorada appeared first on...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-19 16:06:44
A History Lover’s Guide to Dublin, Ireland

A History Lover’s Guide to Dublin, Ireland

You might know a thing or two about Dublin. For example, you might know that it\'s the capital of Ireland and that it\'s the... The post A History Lover’s Guide to Dublin, Ireland appeared first on A Dangerous Business Travel Blog.
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-19 16:06:56
Finding "La Tartiflette" Dinner in Val Cenis, French Alps

Finding "La Tartiflette" Dinner in Val Cenis, French Alps

Oh wow, the time has passed so quickly. We are almost one week here in the French Alps and the winter sports holiday is almost coming to an end.We are enjoying the holiday very much and I will be posting more stories about our experiences and...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-19 16:05:23
Top 10 destinations for cycling adventures in 2018

Top 10 destinations for cycling adventures in 2018

Read on for a selection of cycling trips we\'re most excited about in 2018. New and old, near and far, short and long, the only thing they have in common is that they\'ll leave you breathless (quite literally!). The post Top 10 destinations for...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-19 16:06:44
How to Use Your Social Network to Travel the World

How to Use Your Social Network to Travel the World

One of my favorite websites is Couchsurfing. This website allows you to connect with locals abroad and get a place to stay, a friend to show you around, and local information. I remember I used it when I was first traveling and stayed at this...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-18 16:07:06
The top destinations for travel in April

The top destinations for travel in April

You?ve decided you want to travel more this year (good on you), but you?re struggling to choose your next destination. Surely there?s an easier way than trawling through endless travel… The post The top destinations for travel in April appeared...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-18 16:06:56
Sifting Through Western Sutherland?s Beaches

Sifting Through Western Sutherland?s Beaches

Scotland\'s northwestern coastline is studded with pristine strips of white and red sand beaches. More often than not you\'ll find yourself alone with the wind, waves, and gulls with nothing to remind you of the current era. As with so many...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-18 16:06:58
Island Hopping in the Sea of Cortez, Mexico

Island Hopping in the Sea of Cortez, Mexico

The Sea of Cortez is Baja California\'s own little slice of paradise, known for its crystal-clear waters, unique coastal landscapes, and exclusive -- even interactive -- sea life! The post Island Hopping in the Sea of Cortez, Mexico appeared...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-18 16:07:41
Where to Stay in San Francisco ? A Guide To The Best Neighborhoods and Accommodation

Where to Stay in San Francisco ? A Guide To The Best Neighborhoods and Accommodation

Choosing  where to stay in San Francisco can be difficult. With so many neighborhoods to choose from, selecting accommodation can be overwhelming for the first time visitor. Local writer Mimi McFadden created this guide to help you with your...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-18 16:07:26
How to fly with your kids and survive.

How to fly with your kids and survive.

As most of you know, this is a topic I?ve covered quite often. And as my son grows up, his needs, tantrums and my survival tips ( a.k.a bribery and distraction) take on a new light with each flight. Having survived 31 flights ( all Return flights...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-18 16:07:41
Positive progress: the EU fight against plastic waste

Positive progress: the EU fight against plastic waste

Lots of us witnessed the distressing scenes of an albatross unintentionally feeding plastic to its chick. Or, the hawksbill turtle tangled in a plastic bag, in the BBC’s latest series… The post Positive progress: the EU fight against plastic...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-18 16:06:56
Lady’s 6-Day London Itinerary

Lady’s 6-Day London Itinerary

In recent years I’ve shared my suggestions for London itineraries on the blog. From one day to five, I’ve recommended my favorite ways to discover the city in whatever number of days you have here. They’ve been some of my most popular posts,...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-18 16:06:57
Antarctica and Patagonia: An Adventure on the Seabourn Quest - Part II (Falkland Island Penguins)

Antarctica and Patagonia: An Adventure on the Seabourn Quest - Part II (Falkland Island Penguins)

My Antarctic and Patagonia Adventure on the Seabourn Quest continued with two days at sea before arriving at the Falkland Islands.  During this period there was a combination of preparation, lectures and leisure time...and concern over whether we...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-18 16:05:30
#EatTheRainbow: Colorful food from around the world

#EatTheRainbow: Colorful food from around the world

Colorful food has been making waves around the world of late, and 2018 will see no stop to that trend. But before Instagram came along, did you know that bright foods have been staples in many countries for years" Red: Red Velvet Cake (USA) First...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-18 16:06:59
One is the Loneliest Number

One is the Loneliest Number

Got an invite to go fishing so I jumped at the chance. Linda was with the gang out at the Banana Plantation and due to the invite, we had to split up for the day. One of our friends, Charles, set the fishing trip up with a new-to-us guide named...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-18 16:05:11
China’s top attractions worth going out of your way for

China’s top attractions worth going out of your way for

China is a big country, with some BIG attractions. Here are our favourites that are worth changing your itinerary for. The post China’s top attractions worth going out of your way for appeared first on Intrepid Travel Blog.
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-17 16:07:27
Who are Lonely Planet Locals"

Who are Lonely Planet Locals"

Making the most of city life in Paris © Westend61 / Getty Images Who are Lonely Planet?s Locals" Sometimes what you really need when planning your next trip is the no-holds-barred, insider scoop on a place. In over 100 cities across the world,...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-17 16:07:39
A Lot of Friends

A Lot of Friends

It took me 20 shots to get this selfie. We hopped on the bus and headed to La Manzanilla this morning. On the way, I sat with a lovely young lady who was new to the area and we chatted about La Manz and this area as a whole. Her name was Sondra and...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-17 16:05:34
An essential guide to visiting hammams in Morocco

An essential guide to visiting hammams in Morocco

An ancient ritual that\'s as integral to Moroccan life as tagine and mint tea, visiting a hammam offers respite, and a way to get a deeper understanding of the culture and people. The post An essential guide to visiting hammams in Morocco...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-17 16:07:27
The National Museum of the Pacific War and Killer BBQ

The National Museum of the Pacific War and Killer BBQ

At Majestic Pines RV Resort, Willis, Texas...Since our rally in Marble Falls was so close to Fredericksburg, we decided to drop in there and take a look at the Pacific War Museum. I had heard that it had seen a massive expansion and, since I am a...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-17 16:05:33
24 Hours in Nice – Sometime’s You Only have a Day to See it All

24 Hours in Nice – Sometime’s You Only have a Day to See it All

Face it: sometimes you don?t have a great deal of time to spend in a city. But I?ve learned that you can pack a lot in in just 24 hours, if you plan ahead and prioritize what you want to do. Here\'s what I did with my short 24 hours in Nice,...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-17 16:08:02
How to plan your travel calendar

How to plan your travel calendar

As a blogger, one of the first things that I always focus on is to create an editorial calendar. It helps me to plan my content and keeps me focussed. However there is another calendar which is more important than the editorial calendar and that is...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-16 16:07:28
Travel photography tips for kids

Travel photography tips for kids

Leaving the kids in charge will result in an entirely different photo collection, full of candid shots. The post Travel photography tips for kids appeared first on Intrepid Travel Blog.
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-16 16:06:42
Can I Wear Capris in Egypt" (Or a Complete Egypt Packing Guide for Women)

Can I Wear Capris in Egypt" (Or a Complete Egypt Packing Guide for Women)

When I was preparing for my tour in Egypt, I had so many questions about what to pack. This was going to be my... The post Can I Wear Capris in Egypt" (Or a Complete Egypt Packing Guide for Women) appeared first on A Dangerous Business Travel Blog.
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-16 16:06:53
First Day of Skiing in Val Cenis (French Alps)

First Day of Skiing in Val Cenis (French Alps)

Hi - Bonjour! I am writing from the French Alps =)It's winter and its that time again for the yearly wintersports holiday!We arrived in the Alps Saturday afternoon. The weather was looking good but that does not say for the weather the next day....
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-16 16:05:23
My Mom Said This Blog is Boring

My Mom Said This Blog is Boring

Last month, my mom told me she thought this blog was boring. ?Where?s all the fun stuff" I want to see more photos of you traveling. I don?t care about these other updates.? ?Mom, I live in Austin now. You know I?m not on the road that much,? I...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-16 16:06:52
So...What's Happening"

So...What's Happening"

Quoi de Neuf" This week I thought I\'d share a couple short, newsy things that recently caught my eye: a vintage ice cream truck, a new place to store your luggage in Avignon, a farm for fresh flowers all winter, upcoming fundraisers, the...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-16 16:04:56
Everything you need to eat in Italy: a city-by-city guide

Everything you need to eat in Italy: a city-by-city guide

To really excel at culinary tourism, bring elastic clothing and friends to share all the food. (Oh, and this guide.) The post Everything you need to eat in Italy: a city-by-city guide appeared first on Intrepid Travel Blog.
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-16 16:06:42
Montenegrin Coast - the Best Options on the Adriatic Sea.

Montenegrin Coast - the Best Options on the Adriatic Sea.

ULCINJAfter an overnight bus from Kosovo, through Albania, and into Montenegro, I arrived into the seaside town of Ulcinj.  Despite being in Montenegro, the town I was staying in for the next couple days was over 70% Albanian and 10% percent...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-16 16:04:59
Travel to Iran: A 2018 update for US citizens

Travel to Iran: A 2018 update for US citizens

Thankfully, things are back to ?normal? and visas are being issued again. Unfortunately, decisions like that can really damage the reputation of a country and many travellers can be put off visiting. The post Travel to Iran: A 2018 update for US...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-16 16:06:42
Cuban revolution: 11 things I learned while cycling through Cuba

Cuban revolution: 11 things I learned while cycling through Cuba

Think the best way to see Cuba is from the back of a vintage convertible" Think again. The post Cuban revolution: 11 things I learned while cycling through Cuba appeared first on Intrepid Travel Blog.
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-15 16:07:55
Lady’s 7 Incredible Places to Ski around the World

Lady’s 7 Incredible Places to Ski around the World

I’m skiing in Japan today. I’ve wanted to ski here for a long time, and I’m excited to finally experience what everyone says is the best powder in the world. But Japan isn’t the only good spot to ski, and if you’re looking for inspiration...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-15 16:07:56
Antarctica and Patagonia:  An Adventure on the Seabourn Quest - Part I

Antarctica and Patagonia: An Adventure on the Seabourn Quest - Part I

I have dreamed of exploring Antarctica and Patagonia for over fifty years.  For me (and doesn\'t this sound like it these articles are going to be personal") capturing photographs of penguins or thinking about the failures of Shackleton are not...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-15 16:06:06
Prizren - the Cultural Capital of Kosovo

Prizren - the Cultural Capital of Kosovo

PrizrenThe stark difference with the two most populous cities in Kosovo is beauty.  Pristina, the capital hardly compares to the beauty of Prizren.  The old town of Prizren is like something out of an Ottoman fairy tale.  Situated beneath a...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-15 16:05:59
15 Civil Rights Sights You Should Visit with your Kids

15 Civil Rights Sights You Should Visit with your Kids

As we observe the birthday of one of the great Civil Rights leaders in the United States, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and in the year of the 50th anniversary of his assassination, I wanted to share some of the Civil Right sights that you should...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-15 16:08:15
Spain in one week: The Ultimate Guide

Spain in one week: The Ultimate Guide

Spain has so much to offer that you could spend a lifetime there and still have something else to see (I moved to Barcelona for this very reason!). But for those who are short on time, we?ve come up with a 7-day itinerary. The post Spain in one...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-15 16:07:55
GUEST BLOG: Five Things Travellers Look For In A Travel Agent

GUEST BLOG: Five Things Travellers Look For In A Travel Agent

Many travellers dread the idea of planning their trip, especially air travel, because of the uncertainty it involves. Enter travel agents, who can add value by helping alleviate the stress that the air travel brings with it.Are you a travel agent...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-15 16:06:05
14 of the best short walks in New Zealand that will blow you away

14 of the best short walks in New Zealand that will blow you away

From epic glaciers to thundering waterfalls, New Zealand really does have it all The post 14 of the best short walks in New Zealand that will blow you away appeared first on Young Adventuress.
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-15 16:09:01
Shore Life

Shore Life

The aquatic life and birds along the shore of the Bahia de Navidad were going crazy all day long. We walked the playa to Casa Rosa to watch the sunset.One of the locals had caught a net full of little fish and everyone was tossing the bait in the...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-14 16:05:27
Back to Our Little Casa

Back to Our Little Casa

After a quick stop back to the cold frozen homestead in Idaho, we packed up and our neighbor Steve drove us over to Spokane International. We confirmed all our house guests who will be taking care of things and made sure the place was in order...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-01-14 16:05:27
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