Holidays

Voluntourism: Holidays That Make A Difference

Over recent years, voluntourism has had a lot of negative press. Which is unfortunate, considering the good that you can do, giving up a few weeks of your holiday to help the betterment of others and the environment. You only need to do a quick Google search, in order to find horror stories about voluntourism, but if you choose the right company and pick the perfect project, you can really help impoverished areas of the world. Choose Your Project Wisely Rule number one of voluntourism: choose Read more [...]

Take A Volunteer Vacation!

If wanderlust is calling you, consider taking a volunteer vacation to South Africa. You’ll see this beautiful and interesting country from a totally different perspective, experiencing South African culture unlike any tourist. As a volunteer, you’ll work alongside community members to make a difference in the lives of children and animals who need your help. If you’ve always wanted to see wild animals up close, there are over 10 packages available that place you right on rehabilitation reserves. Read more [...]

A Skier’s Class Act: Snow Schools on Whistler Blackcomb

If you are planning a ski holiday to Whistler Blackcomb, you may be keen to brush up on your skills. If so, you will have plenty of opportunities to improve your technique through the various programs provided by the official ski school. Here is a guide to the ski school and what they have on offer so you can start planning your instruction when you arrive. Whistler Blackcomb Ski and Snowboard School There is only one school in Whistler, but it provides a huge range of classes and lessons including Read more [...]

Ironman Mont-Tremblant: Bigger and Better Than Ever

In the world of sports, few events can boast a reputation for endurance that comes close to the Ironman. This race is known across the world as one of the toughest events there is, and every year it arrives in Mont-Tremblant for one of the qualifying races for the world championship. Here's what you need to know if you want to spectate or take part in the race. Overview of the Ironman The Ironman is a race that is held in locations all over the world and is organized by the World Triathlon Corporation Read more [...]

Not for the Faint of Heart: Skiing Corbet’s Couloir in Jackson Hole

If you’re a professional skier, one of the toughest things for you is finding a slope that challenges you. Well, look no further than the Corbet’s Couloir at Jackson Hole. It’s More Than Just Steep Yes, it’s a steep drop, but getting in to the Couloir can be challenging in and of itself. If you’re not comfortable with “drop ins,” then you’re not going to like this. You literally have to scoot down an uneven terrain or jump into the slope to get going. And, once you’re in, the Read more [...]

Things to include on your holiday checklist

Holidays. The very word might put a smile on your face. Being able to snatch a week or two away from the stresses and strains of everyday life can help you to relax and unwind, and it provides you with a chance to see the world. However, if you’re to get the very most from your vacations, some careful planning is required. Before your next adventure, it’s worth taking a look at the following checklist. Choose the perfect accommodation It’s difficult to enjoy even the very best holiday destinations Read more [...]

4 Reasons You Should Visit St. Martin

One part French, one part Dutch, St. Martin is truly one of the most unique island destination in the Caribbean. Cultural diversity isn’t the only reason to escape to this slice of paradise. This Caribbean nation boasts some of the best attractions found down South, and any true seeker of fun-in-the-sun should consider it for their next truly unforgettable holiday getaway. A Beach For Everyone The island of St. Martin is covered in miles of white sand complemented by turquoise blue ocean lapping Read more [...]

Visit Iceland with Tauck Tours

When you mention Iceland, most people think of cold, barren places with a few geysers and lots of volcanos. However, there is actually a lot more to Iceland than that. Tauck Tours focus on delivering off the beaten track tours to people who want to have the holiday of a lifetime without having to cripple themselves financially. One of the tours they offer is a tour to Iceland. So why should you go there? Iceland with Tauck Tours When you visit Iceland with Tauck Tours, you will get to cruise various Read more [...]

The Best Activity Holidays in Europe

Experiencing everything that Europe has to offer is a desire of many a traveller. With so many countries to cover and an endless amount of travel, exploring Europe can be hard to plan and also come at a high price. As well as visiting the Eiffel Tower or seeking out true Italian pizza, consider taking an active holiday to see the best beaches and countryside that Europe has to offer. Naples on Horseback This part of Italy is home to Vesuvio National Park – so called because it surrounds Mount Read more [...]

Limassol Tourism and Holidays

Limassol has a very deep as well as colorful history. There are many historical sites to see while on your visit to Limassol. If you are planning for a holiday, Limassol stand the right place for you. You will find some of the famous historical sites such as Berengaria Castle, the place where Richard Lionheart married Berengaria, Kolossi Castle as well as the famous Ancient City of the Amathus. There are also many archaeological spots to enjoying seeing. Limassol boasts a very great coastline with Read more [...]