If you want your holiday to be nature friendly, there is a way to do it. Of course, ski resorts rely on the environment as the main draw for visitors. Protecting the environment, including the flora and fauna in the area, is essential for a sustainable future. Booking with environmentally friendly tour operators such as […]
Continuing on with our travel clothing week series, today’s post is all about the best travel jackets and what type of coat you should bring with you when you travel. One note about travel jackets that doesn’t necessarily apply to all of our clothing posts – if you’re investing in a coat that will survive […]
Elegant, sophisticated and classy. That is the only way to describe this magnificent setting situated just one hour from London. Wickham House offers spectacular scenery in a serene and harmonious location perfect for holding both corporate events and even Berkshire weddings. Currently under the care and supervision of James and Philipa D’Arcy, it is a […]
Walk into any REI and you’re bound to be overwhelmed by the number of backpack options. Should I choose medium or large? Unisex or women’s? Blue or black? With so many choices, it’s no wonder travelers struggle to find the perfect backpack, the most important piece of travel gear. But it’s not impossible. Here’s how to find the best backpack for you.
We’re in the final 24 hour countdown to Argentina and our bags are officially packed. I’m proud to say, after much pruning of our packing list, we stuffed all of our travel gear into two carry-on size recycled packs — so it’s better for the environment and for our backs. We’ll be spending the next 4 months traveling through Central and South America, getting to know the region, and practicing our Spanish. Since Argentina is a huge, geographically diverse country, we’re bringing clothes for every climate. The only things I’d add to this packing list for a longer round-the-world trip would be a scarf and a pair of long underwear.
Lanzarote is known for the quality of its food, and it’s easy to see why. The destination is home to the Canary Islands’ best wineries, with delicious vegetables grown in volcanic soil, tasty goat cheese and a plentiful bounty of fresh seafood direct from its numerous small fishing harbors. All of this is served up […]