8 Amazing Things to do in Winter Around the World

Winter is here and with it plenty of amazing snow-capped adventures in countries all over the world. From ski bobbing in the Jizera Mountains to igloo building in the French Alps, here are eight challenging, out of the ordinary and downright exhilarating, things to do in winter worth traveling for. Base Camp Crawl Where: Himalayas, […]

Travel Together Without Killing Each Other: 10 Essential Tips

Tom Kris Camino de Santiago - -10 Tips on How to Travel Together - The Insatiable Traveler

How to travel together for years without killing each other. That is the question. And the answer, well, It’s not coming from me. Why? Because I haven’t a clue. No wisdom to impart. I’m not married and I’ve traveled solo more times than with friends, lovers or family. (It’s a rather wonderful indulgence to be […]

The Most Epic Canada Bucket List Of Spectacular Views!

Aurora and the Main Lodge at Blachford Lake Lodge/ Photo: Martina Gebarovska

When I think of an epic bucket-list destination, it won’t make the grade without a spectacular view, which may or may not be a breathtaking landscape. Any scene that stops you in your tracks, puts a smile on your face, or simply makes you gasp with wonder is worth a visit in my book. Canada is […]

Hot Air Balloon Rides: All You Need to Know

Ever thought about taking a hot air balloon ride? Floating above an exotic destination with vistas that take your breath away? You should. No matter how many adventures you embark upon, you’ll never forget a ride in a hot-air balloon. There’s no feeling of speed or ascension. You glide. It’s as if your basket is […]

Guide: How to Survive Long Flights in Economy

View from Plane window

I’ve taken a lot of I’ve-been-on-this-plane-forever flights through the years, and while the ever-shrinking legroom and lack of amenities are frustrating, here are some tips from me and some of my fellow travelers, on how to survive long flights in economy. Updated January 2020 What to Wear on a Long Economy Flight and Still Look […]

Take a Picture Perfect Day Trip to Cape Point South Africa

Man practices yoga at water's edge on Kalk Bay

It was the crack of dawn on a Saturday and we were parked along Boyes Drive, a windy mountain road overlooking the ocean. As the sun rose, the water turned from black to dark blue until streaks of silver appeared where the morning light kissed the waves. We were starting our Cape Town day trip […]