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What it’s like travelling in South East Asia with food allergies

What it’s like travelling in South East Asia with food allergies

Don\'t let your food allergy stop you from travelling; here\'s how to stay safe in foreign countries. The post What it’s like travelling in South East Asia with food allergies appeared first on Intrepid Travel Blog.
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-12 16:10:02
RTW Update: How Heather is Traveling on a Budget

RTW Update: How Heather is Traveling on a Budget

Posted: 11/12/18 | November 12th, 2018 Last December, Heather won our round the world trip contest and was gifted a trip around the world worth $50 a day! In January, she started backpacking her way through South America on a budget. Today,...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-12 16:10:15
Goodbye Views of Sarajevo!

Goodbye Views of Sarajevo!

Ah, our last day in Sarajevo!View of the city of Sarajevo from the hills near the fortress.Well, we didn't do much on our last day in the city.We had breakfast at the hotel, then we checked out and dragged our suitcases down to the ground floor...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-12 16:07:57
Lady’s Guide to the Best of Winter in London

Lady’s Guide to the Best of Winter in London

It’s winter in London. The days have shortened, the nights have closed in, and the sun has gotten too lazy to rise very high. But the darkness brings a certain magic with it, not to mention a lot of events that thrive in this environment. If...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-12 16:10:03
Thailand’s Education System: A Guide For Expat Parents

Thailand’s Education System: A Guide For Expat Parents

Southeast Asia is one of the regions in the continent that expatriates often flock to. But if there’s one country in the region that remains popular to tourists and expatriates through the years, it’s the Kingdom of Thailand. The country, in...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-12 16:10:53
From rookie tourist to responsible traveller: what I learned travelling solo in Asia

From rookie tourist to responsible traveller: what I learned travelling solo in Asia

After several trips spent navigating Asia\'s foreign customs, I have transitioned from a rookie tourist to responsible traveller. So, to help out first-time Asia travellers, I want to share some of the biggest lessons I?ve learned. The post From...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-12 16:10:02
The MSC Musica has arrived in South African waters!

The MSC Musica has arrived in South African waters!

Set Sail! If you?ve ever had even a remote desire to spend your vacation cruising the sea?s, then now is the right time to act on that desire. MSC has recently launched the stunning MSC Music in South African waters. ?Until April 2019, the ship...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-12 16:10:53
The Last Few Days

The Last Few Days

The final three days of our visit to the Big Island were filled with shopping, eating and a bit of exploring.Our exploring took us from Kailua-Kona up Hwy 19 to Hapuna Beach State Park area. We looked around there a bit and checked out a couple...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-11 16:09:46
Srebrenica (Massacre) Exhibition in Sarajevo

Srebrenica (Massacre) Exhibition in Sarajevo

Have you heard of the Bosnian War and Genocide in the 1990's" For the young generations and for those living outside of Europe, perhaps you have not.I believe this is the missing person wall. I did not take this picture though. I got this from...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-11 16:10:25
Mizen Head, Ireland: Where Sea Meets Sky at the Extreme Edge of Ireland

Mizen Head, Ireland: Where Sea Meets Sky at the Extreme Edge of Ireland

Venture to the very edge of Europe to Mizen Head, Ireland where the sea meets the sky.  Every now and then a shipping boat can be seen passing by. This tiny peninsula is Ireland?s most southerly point. Mizen Head is both an aesthetic spectacle and...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-11 16:12:53
Bosnian Easter Sunday Mass in Sarajevo

Bosnian Easter Sunday Mass in Sarajevo

First things first, I am not a religious person. I do not believe in any god or deity of some sort. I used to though. But that was a looooong time ago. Like, some 20+ years ago.Easter Sunday mass service at the Sacred Heart Cathedral of...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-11 16:10:25
All You Need to Know About Renting Camping Gear in Reykjavik

All You Need to Know About Renting Camping Gear in Reykjavik

Camping is one of the best ways to see Iceland and save money, especially during the high season of summer. Hundreds of thousands of visitors come every year to get back to the elements and enjoy time in nature. Whether you?ve decided to rent a car,...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-10 16:09:58
My Top 15 Favorite Hostels in Paris

My Top 15 Favorite Hostels in Paris

Posted: 11/9/2018 | November 9th, 2018 Paris. It?s a city on everyone?s bucket list. I?ve been dozens of times and my love for the city is well known to you all.  I love visiting Paris and can’t imagine a year in which I don’t go even for a...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-10 16:12:24
How to have the ultimate family adventure in Mexico

How to have the ultimate family adventure in Mexico

If you?re after a family adventure beyond the gated mega-resorts, here are 5 reasons you should make Mexico your next family vacation. The post How to have the ultimate family adventure in Mexico appeared first on Intrepid Travel Blog.
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-09 16:14:51
Pathfinders: top Best in Travel 2019 Instagrams

Pathfinders: top Best in Travel 2019 Instagrams

St. Ulrich\'s church in Augsburg, Germany © @californiaglobetrotter Our Pathfinder \'grammers have done us proud with this splendid selection of Best in Travel 2019 themed shots. From the imposing architecture of Belarus to lazy days on...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-09 16:15:05
Cheap Holiday Ideas: 8 Alternative Budget Vacation Deals

Cheap Holiday Ideas: 8 Alternative Budget Vacation Deals

Updated: 11/8/2018 | November 8th, 2018 While many of us dream of traveling the world (or at least taking a few months off from work in pursuit of adventure), it?s not always feasible, even for those with the best of intentions. A lot of things...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-09 16:15:03
You're Invited: Thanksgiving in France 2018

You're Invited: Thanksgiving in France 2018

Because I totally live to please you, once again I\'ve rounded up a great selection of American Thanksgiving celebrations here in the South of France and in Paris. Who attends these gala soirées" Local expats of course, but also...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-09 16:12:12
A Weekend in Winnipeg: The Best Things to Do in Winnipeg, Manitoba

A Weekend in Winnipeg: The Best Things to Do in Winnipeg, Manitoba

When most people think about Canadian cities to visit on their travels, they think of the “big ones”: Vancouver and Toronto and Montreal. Maybe Quebec City gets thrown in, or the country\'s capital city of Ottawa. But do you know which cities...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-09 16:15:04
Goldring Travel's 2019 Culinary & Cultural Cruise - Seabourn Ovation - August 3, 2019 (14 Nights)

Goldring Travel's 2019 Culinary & Cultural Cruise - Seabourn Ovation - August 3, 2019 (14 Nights)

I am pleased to announce the 2019 Culinary & Cultural Cruise by Goldring Travel.  It is a 14 night roundtrip Copenhagen, Denmark cruise starting August 3, 2019 on Seabourn\'s newest ship: Seabourn Ovation, visiting Sweden, Norway, Shetland...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-08 16:07:40
Campervan Rental Guide

Campervan Rental Guide

There?s nothing better than hitting the open road with friends or family. All you need is a full tank of gas, some road trip playlists on your phone or iPod, and a GPS to guide you on your way. Renting a campervan in Iceland and driving around the...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-08 16:07:55
What to Know about Flight Delays and Cancellation Before Your Next Trip

What to Know about Flight Delays and Cancellation Before Your Next Trip

There are some things in life that you simply can’t control. No matter how carefully you prepare for your next family holiday or big trip, there’s always a chance that something will go wrong, and you’ll be left unable to board your plane on...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-08 16:13:30
Why you should visit Sucre, Bolivia’s most beautiful city

Why you should visit Sucre, Bolivia’s most beautiful city

Your first impression of Sucre will always be a positive one! Here\'s how to make the most of this beautiful Bolivian city. The post Why you should visit Sucre, Bolivia’s most beautiful city appeared first on Intrepid Travel Blog.
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-08 16:09:54
10 dishes you have to try in Indonesia

10 dishes you have to try in Indonesia

Sweet, spicy, sour and saucy. There?s no list of adjectives long enough to describe the abundance of flavours awaiting you in Indonesia. The post 10 dishes you have to try in Indonesia appeared first on Intrepid Travel Blog.
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-08 16:09:54
The Best Neighborhoods in NYC: Where to Stay When You to Visit

The Best Neighborhoods in NYC: Where to Stay When You to Visit

Posted: 11/7/2018 | November 7th, 2018 Trying to find accommodation in New York City can be a painstaking long process given the large number of hotels and neighborhoods to stay in. This is a city of 10 million people. It?s massive and there?s a...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-08 16:11:43
Christmas Markets in Stockholm 2018

Christmas Markets in Stockholm 2018

Christmas market in Gamla StanPhoto by Jeppe Wikström/Visiting Christmas markets when in Stockholm in December is a popular activity, whether to do some holiday shopping or just to get in the spirit of the season. The first one opens in a little...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-08 16:07:09
The Ultimate Travel Guide to Kandersteg & Lake Oeschinensee

The Ultimate Travel Guide to Kandersteg & Lake Oeschinensee

Our Kandersteg & Lake Oeschinensee travel guide features tips on the best time to visit, how to get there, where to stay, things to do, and more! The post The Ultimate Travel Guide to Kandersteg & Lake Oeschinensee appeared first on...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-08 16:13:30
Back in Texas and Making Winter Plans

Back in Texas and Making Winter Plans

At Lake Conroe Thousand Trails, Willis, Texas...Leaving Nashville, we spent a few days at one of our favorite campgrounds--Tom Sawyer RV Park in West Memphis, Arkansas, situated right on the west bank of the Mississippi River. We\'ve been there...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-08 16:07:04
Lady’s 9 Songs that Will Make You Fall in Love with London

Lady’s 9 Songs that Will Make You Fall in Love with London

I’ve written about books that will make you fall in love with London. I’ve written about films that will do the same. Today I want to continue the trend with London songs. London Songs There’s no shortage of songs about London, from vintage...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-08 16:09:54
24 hours of Turkish food

24 hours of Turkish food

Before heading to Turkey, I had no idea of the food that awaited me. In fact, my knowledge of the local gastronomy was limited to Turkish Delight and assumptions about its similarity to Greek cuisine. Boy, was I mistaken. The post 24 hours of...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-08 16:09:54
8 travel lessons I learned from working as a funeral director

8 travel lessons I learned from working as a funeral director

The monuments and museums are doubtless worth seeing, but it?s the unexpected connections with people that make travel, and life, magical. The post 8 travel lessons I learned from working as a funeral director appeared first on Intrepid Travel Blog.
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-07 16:10:24
Explore Sydney on a Budget: 13 Cheap or Free Things to Do

Explore Sydney on a Budget: 13 Cheap or Free Things to Do

Updated: 11/06/2018 | Novemebr 6th, 2018 As my friends and I drank wine in the shadow of the Opera House, I couldn?t help but be happy ? I was back in Sydney for the first time in five years and I was here for over two weeks! ?Shall we go...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-07 16:10:36
4 life lessons I learned from India as a western traveller

4 life lessons I learned from India as a western traveller

When feeling overwhelmed by the daily grind, I fondly recall India?s golden rule, taught to me by Varsha, my local Intrepid guide: ?Just do the opposite of what would be normal anywhere else in the world?. The post 4 life lessons I learned from...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-07 16:10:24
Trip To Wuhan & Wudang Mountain From Kota Kinabalu

Trip To Wuhan & Wudang Mountain From Kota Kinabalu

Pack. Unpack. Pack. Unpack. And keep repeating.That\'s what I did for the past few months. It would be a lie if I said I\'m not exhausted but then, this is the fun part of the travelling process.So right after I came back from UK & Europe, I...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-07 16:07:24
7 food tips when in Greece

7 food tips when in Greece

When studying abroad in Greece what should you look forward to most? is it the beaches" Is it the language" Is it the ruins" While we?re a fan of all of those, let?s be honest with ourselves. We travel to Greece for? THE FOOD. Anyone headed to...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-07 16:10:26
?ina ake akua i noho ai

?ina ake akua i noho ai

The first thing I must make perfectly clear is that there is no flowing lave in Hawai?i Volcanoes National Park or anywhere on the Island of Hawaii. This was made known to us by the million signs distributed throughout the Visitor Center and by...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-07 16:07:28
4 reasons why Turkey is the hottest destination for wellness travel

4 reasons why Turkey is the hottest destination for wellness travel

Wellness in Turkey isn?t necessarily about chilling on the white sands of Antalya or practising your downward dog in Dalaman (not that there\'s anything wrong with either). The post 4 reasons why Turkey is the hottest destination for wellness...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-07 16:10:24
Why you should travel to Iran as an American (and what to expect)

Why you should travel to Iran as an American (and what to expect)

As we traveled the country, countless locals approached me and my other tour companions to chat with us. They were all curious to know about us, our life in our respective countries, and how we were enjoying Iran. The post Why you should travel to...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-07 16:10:24
October 2018 Travel and Blogging Recap

October 2018 Travel and Blogging Recap

October is always going to be a pretty exciting month for me – both my birthday and wedding anniversary fall within the first 10 days of the month! It\'s also usually my favorite month of the year because Ohio is bursting with fall color, but...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-06 16:09:37
4 Best Cafés in Reykjavik - Warm Up When It's Cold Outside

4 Best Cafés in Reykjavik - Warm Up When It's Cold Outside

The cold has arrived in Reykjavik, and with it, one of my favorite pastimes. Relaxing in a café with a mug of something piping hot in your hands as you let the aroma waft towards your nose is probably one of the best feelings on earth. Compound this...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-06 16:07:43
6 reasons to pair a tour with your Australia semester abroad

6 reasons to pair a tour with your Australia semester abroad

So you’re planning your study abroad in Australia? your visa?s been granted. Your saving is going? okay. You?ve put your deposit down on your Air New Zealand flights. You?ve already selected the classes your taking. What now" Do you sit and...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-06 16:09:27
10 Game of Thrones Locations to Visit in Northern Ireland

10 Game of Thrones Locations to Visit in Northern Ireland

Taking a Game of Thrones tour around Northern Ireland is an absolute must-do for anyone serious about their love for all things Westeros! The post 10 Game of Thrones Locations to Visit in Northern Ireland appeared first on Ordinary Traveler.
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-06 16:10:13
Why every wildlife lover should go sailing on Mexico?s Baja Peninsula

Why every wildlife lover should go sailing on Mexico?s Baja Peninsula

When Jacques Costeau referred to Mexico\'s Baja Peninsula as "the world\'s aquarium", he wasn\'t wrong. The post Why every wildlife lover should go sailing on Mexico?s Baja Peninsula appeared first on Intrepid Travel Blog.
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-06 16:09:26
Goldring Travel's 2018 Culinary & Cultural Cruise - Part VII (The Seabourn Chefs Let Loose! and Katakalon, Greece)

Goldring Travel's 2018 Culinary & Cultural Cruise - Part VII (The Seabourn Chefs Let Loose! and Kata...

With the Goldring Travel 2018 Culinary & Cultural Cruise on the Seabourn Encore approaching the end, things were anything but winding down!The only thing "winding down" was the dessertfor our Food & Wine ExperienceBut more on that later!Read on...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-06 16:07:31
Iceland News: Icelandair to Acquire Wow Air

Iceland News: Icelandair to Acquire Wow Air

In breaking news out of Iceland, national airline Icelandair is in the process of acquiring low-cost carrier WOW air. The young airline has faced financial hardships as of late despite its popularity and viral marketing campaigns. Their telltale...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-06 16:07:43
Sarajevo: Dinner at Restaurant Kibe Mahala in the Hills

Sarajevo: Dinner at Restaurant Kibe Mahala in the Hills

The beautiful ambiance and views at the top of the restaurant.Restoran Kibe Mahala in Sarajevo.I have to say that Restaurant Kibe Mahala, is hands down, the best restaurant in Sarajevo when it comes to ambiance and views.This upscale restaurant in...
Travels-Blogs - 2018-11-06 16:07:42
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