While Australia may be known for surfing, there are plenty of other outdoor activities to enjoy here, including these top six from guest author Roxana Oliver.
Finding famous places in Berlin is made easy by an abundance of guidebooks, tourism websites and blogs dedicated to navigating the city. However, figuring out where you’ll spend time before, afterwards, and in-between is often more difficult than it seems. This guide seeks to make it easier — while making it taste really good, too. That is, if you like coffee.
Whether you’ve set your sights on an all-inclusive luxury cruise, an all-American road trip, a wild African safari, or anything in between, there’s little in the way of an adventure in your later years.
On the Salisbury plains of England stands one of the most debated and mysterious prehistoric monuments in existence: Stonehenge.
If you look closely, you’ll see the Ocean State is a traveler’s dream and a history buff’s heaven: Its natural terrain and geography provide countless outdoor activities for vacationers and adventurers alike, its restaurant offering satisfies every foodie’s curiosity, its art scene produces and attracts top creatives, and its history of deeply-rooted dissent leaves no question that general American badassery originated here.
Nowhere has US culture and travel collided more perfectly than on the classic American road trip. With iconic pieces of the country’s history and pristine natural preservations paralleling the yellow and white lines dashing across the map, hitting the open road is not only one of the best ways to see America, it’s one of the best ways to live and breathe it. From scenic coastal byways to remote stretches between national parks, these 10 classic road trips will take you through some of the most iconic locations around the country.
While the spectators at big city fireworks shows must face seas of traffic or watch from afar, spectacular small town fireworks displays light up the sky above festivals, parades and more modest crowds in Small Town USA. To get the same explosive show with all the music and fun without the big city hassle, check out some of our favorite shows this Fourth of July.
On Ireland’s southwest coast, layers of ancient stone plummet into the sea in two of the most spectacular geological formations in the world: The staggering Cliffs of Moher and the Burren Geopark. These stunning natural attractions draw nearly a million visitors every year, and for good reason.
Just a few steps inside the Guinness Storehouse at St. James Gate Brewery, a sense of its history and grandeur is overwhelming, starting with the 9,000 year lease signed by Arthur Guinness in 1759 displayed in a glass seal in the floor. Circling above the seal are seven floors connected by an interweaving network of escalators and turquise steel beams, rising higher and wider in an atrium the shape of a pint glass. From the ingredients that go into the iconic dark ruby pints to its transportation to the rest of the world to its signature advertising, each floor takes you through a piece of Guinness history. But the best stop of all is at the top.
Often known as a hub of academic and research centers, the Triangle is rapidly growing into a food, brewery and travel destination, too. Whether you’re in downtown Raleigh, Chapel Hill’s Franklin Street or anywhere in between, you won’t have to venture too far to find a food truck rodeo, live outdoor music, big events, great beer and even better food.
This guest post from Holiday Lettings – TripAdvisor digs out this season’s most fragrant flower festivals, from Cornwall to Canberra.
Many students are searching for something more meaningful, memorable and exciting than your typical MTV-esque spring break. These seven Travel Well-approved alternative spring break trips are ideal for those looking for adventure, relaxation and enrichment on a college budget.
Travel Well spent a weekend exploring Richmond, VA, and we quickly discovered the depth of attractions the city has to offer active travelers once you look below the surface. If you take the time to explore it like a local, Richmond becomes much more than just another historic American city.
Fall is one of the best times of years to get moving outdoors, which is increasingly important as holiday treats start appearing around every corner. Stay active and help prevent winter weight gain with some of our most favorite things to do in Autumn.
Hiking the Cinque Terre is no walk in the park, but the experience does the body good and gives you memories to treasure for a lifetime.
Turin, Italy, is the birthplace of chocolate as we enjoy it today in its solid form. Explore some of its best chocolate specialties and chocolatiers in this post on Alexa’s chocolate tour of the city.
For Allen’s 28th birthday, Alexa snuck him away from work with a surprise skydiving trip for his first ever jump.
Turin, Italy is a hidden gem of culture and history, especially for its 3 big C’s: Coffee, Chocolate and Cars. This post explores the city’s coffee and its immaculate cafes through a letter from Alexa’s old blog.
Staying active on vacation isn’t always easy, but the NC Outer Banks’ nearly endless supply of adventures offers plenty of incredibly fun opportunities to get healthier without sacrificing vacation hours in the gym.