Travel Blog

5 Adventurous Ideas for Active Girlfriend Getaways

5 Adventurous Ideas for Active Girlfriend Getaways
Who says a trip with your sisters or best friends has to center exclusively around spas and shopping? Schedule some true bonding time with a girlfriend getaway that also packs in some serious adventure. You’ve been planning a vacation with your closest friends for ages—and finally managed to lock...

Travel Rain Day: How Real Travelers Beat Bad Weather

Travel Rain Day: How Real Travelers Beat Bad Weather
Don’t let a downpour ruin your vacation! Make the most of inclement weather with advice from travel bloggers on finding the sunny side of rainstorms. Patrícia Cuní knows all about dealing with bad weather on vacation. During a trip to Ljubljana, Slovenia, the Madaboutravel.com blogger headed out to...

What to Take in Your Airplane Personal Item

What to Take in Your Airplane Personal Item
Every flight represents a rare opportunity to do exactly what you want to do for a few hours—with no last-minute calls, meetings, or demands to interrupt you! Use your time wisely by filling your carry-on bag with all of the essentials you need to maximize your mini-break at 30,000 feet. Sure,...

How to Save Money for Your Next Big Vacation

How to Save Money for Your Next Big Vacation
Going on a major trip can be expensive, but by following these 5 simple money-saving strategies, you'll have a robust vacation fund in no time! Maybe you're dying to go on a safari , or a hut-to-hut hiking adventure or a bike tour in wine country , but you're worried that it might drill a serious...

6 Can’t-Miss Adventure Activities in Peru

6 Can’t-Miss Adventure Activities in Peru
Ready to experience a major rush in one of South America’s top action-packed hotspots? Find out how to paraglide, piranha fish, and paddleboard your way through Peru. Looking for an action-packed destination with wallet-friendly prices, a variety diverse landscapes and a spirit of adventure to fuel...

Hiking the Inca Trail: How to Plan and What to Pack

Hiking the Inca Trail: How to Plan and What to Pack
From price breakdowns to packing lists, this guide to planning and preparing for the Inca Trail may just be as valuable as ancient Incan gold. For the Incas, all roads led to Machu Picchu. But for travelers to Peru today, there’s really only one true way to get there: The Inca Trail. Technically,...

Summer Travel: Best Places to Visit in July and August

Summer Travel: Best Places to Visit in July and August
From gorgeous beaches and exciting outdoor activities to delicious local food and inspiring cultural experiences, these five destinations offer everything you need for a memorable summer trip. After a winter like the one most of us in the U.S. just had (freezing!), you may be itching to make the...

International Tipping Etiquette: How Much to Give

International Tipping Etiquette: How Much to Give
Are you visiting a country where tipping is expected, appreciated in special circumstances—or actually considered insulting ? Avoid potential embarrassment or confusion by using this essential guide to tipping around the world to study up before you go! When it comes to tipping while traveling,...

Wild Beaches! Discover These 3 Unspoiled Sandy Havens

Wild Beaches! Discover These 3 Unspoiled Sandy Havens
Want to avoid resort areas that are crowded, expensive, and overly manicured? Get back to nature by visiting the world’s most beautiful, off-the-beaten path beaches. Picture this: You're on a beach vacation, trying to find the perfect spot on the sand to lay your towel, but sweaty bodies and...

Exercise Anywhere: Portable Workouts for Travelers

Exercise Anywhere: Portable Workouts for Travelers
Don’t let a hectic travel schedule keep you from getting or staying fit. Adopt one of these on-the-go exercise regimens, which can help you stay in shape in any city, state, time zone, or hemisphere! By nature, travel can be disruptive to a routine—including your workout routine—which makes it all...

Pages