Destinations

World’s Most Breathtaking Ski Resorts

Aiguille du Midi, Chamonix, France via Shutterstock*
Aiguille du Midi, Chamonix, France via Shutterstock*

From towering peaks and stunning alpine scenery to charming villages, skiing and snowboarding can offer some of the most breathtaking vistas around. Here are some of...




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    Top 5 Destinations to Visit in South America

    South America is one of the most unique and intriguing destinations in the world. A continent so rich with diverse cultures and heritages, you’ll never... Read more

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    Outdoor Adventure in Greenland

    Original article on www.gonomad.com “Oh my god!” I repeatedly say out loud, even though there was nobody around to hear me. Standing at a view... Read more

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    10 Unforgettable Experiences Around the Riviera Maya, Mexico

    Are you ready for some fun? You can’t beat the Riviera Maya as a fun holiday destination. It is one of the most visited places... Read more

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    Patagonia – ‘The Big Three’

    Patagonia: an unforgiving, sometimes grim, yet achingly handsome corner of the globe. So why visit this chunky blade of mountains and bleak desolation that slices... Read more

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    Top Reasons to Visit York

    If you haven’t yet explored the entirety of England, then these top reasons to visit York might just help you complete your journey. York is... Read more

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    Top Tourist Attractions in Yemen

    Many people visit Yemen to see its top tourist attractions every year. Situated at the South-bend of the Arabian Peninsula in South West Asia, Yemen is a... Read more

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    Running a Marathon in the Canadian Arctic

    “Polar bear” someone yelled.  I whipped my head towards the window of the rickety school bus where I was sitting with thirty other adventurers on... Read more

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    Volunteering in Dhikurpokhari, Nepal

    Original article on www.gonomad.com Our group, the Pokhara 31 we call ourselves, start off piled into two rickety buses bouncing around the dusty roads of... Read more

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    The Best Countries for Backpacking

    While you have a long standing passion for travel, your budget precludes you from living like a rockstar while on the road. Until you have... Read more

  • Cross-country skiing in Peter Lougheed Park (Leigh McAdam, Hike BikeTravel)

    Top 19 Places in Canada for Cross-country Skiing

    In some cities like Ottawa, Quebec City and Calgary it has been estimated that up to 5% of the population puts on a pair of Nordic skis... Read more

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    7 Countries Not to Miss in 2015

    Awesome Australia Few countries can rival the massive continent and country of Australia in terms of beauty, wilderness, culture, flora and fauna. In fact, the... Read more

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    6 Places to Visit in Holland Apart From Amsterdam

    A lot of tourists start and finish their trip in Holland in Amsterdam and often overlook visiting other interesting places in the country. Lovers of... Read more

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    5 Common Mistakes Backpackers Make

    The thrill of backpacking, the excitement of arriving at a new destination, friendships forged with other backpackers and the common mistakes that backpackers make; these... Read more

  • n this Dec. 11, 2014 photo, skiers and snowboarders take a run at Breckenridge, in Colo. Business is booming in Colorado’s mountain resorts, and the addition of recreational marijuana stores this year has attracted droves of customers curious about legalized pot. But in some quarters, there’s anxiety that ski towns have embraced marijuana a little too much. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

    Colorado Resort Towns Worry Legal Pot May Hurt Tourism Image

    BRECKENRIDGE, Colo.—Business is booming in Colorado’s mountain resorts, and the addition of recreational marijuana stores this year has attracted customers curious about legalized pot. But... Read more

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    Bajawa Day Trip: Volcanoes, Traditional Villages, and Hot Springs

    On my trip to Flores I stopped at Bajawa, which is about half way between Labuan Bajo (for Komodo National Park) and Moni (for Kelimutu... Read more

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    5 Backpacker Meccas Around The World!

    Every year, people young and old delay going to school, starting careers, or they abandon bad ones in order to take the plunge towards seeing... Read more


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