April 18, 2019

Photo Feature: Winter Mountain Vista

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When travelers want a great ski vacation, they head for mountains similar to the one shown in this photo. Locations like this are also fantastic for winter destination weddings and snowshoeing. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Photo Feature: Scuba Fun

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For those who are seriously interested in exploring the scenery under the sea, a scuba diving vacation is a popular option. Granted, you’ll have to put your time into the proper training first. After that however, there a number of places around the world that are worthy of your tourist time. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || [...]

Photo Feature: Boats in a Marina

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This image of several boats in a Marina is a quintessential example of Florida travel photography. Whether you’re kicking it on the deck of your pleasure cruiser in Sarasota, St. Petersburg, Tampa, Sarasota or Longboat Key, you’ll be doing it picturesque blue water just like this. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Photo Feature: Cliffside Ocean Scene

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Ocean scenes are a fun way to practice your travel photography. They also provide inspiration for beach getaways, romantic weekends and scuba diving. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Photo Feature: Family on Bicycle Tour

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This image of a family taking a bicycle tour is a perfect example of how active travel can be incorporated into family vacations. Biking trips can be enjoyed around the world, including South America, Asia, the United States and even Scotland. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Photo Feature: Hawaiian Beach Scene

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This beach scene from Hawaii exemplifies both travel photography and the allure of beach travel. Tropical vacations to places like this one are a sought-after item on the tourism belt of many excursionists. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Photo Feature: Woman’s Golf Swing

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This woman is enjoying a golf getaway and practicing her skill set at the same time. Golf vacations are popular across a wide age range, with popular destinations including Bermuda, Florida, the Bahamas and Arizona. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Cape Town on Budget: A Guest Post by M.E. Reidy

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There are endless reasons why Cape Town appears on lists as Africa’s most popular tourist destination. Cape Town’s landscape, from beaches to mountains, its history, and its cultural vibe make it an unforgettable trip.  However, don’t let its looks overwhelm you or your wallet.  Working with a budget of $100, one can still have a [...]

How to Be a Professional Hobo


When Nora Dunn sold her financial planning practice, along with everything else she owned in 2007 to follow her dream of full-time travel, she knew she wanted to share her adventure. Theprofessionalhobo.com, Dunn’s web site, chronicles how she’s managed to travel full time in a financially-sustainable manner for over four years. In addition to freelance [...]

Speleology on a Shoestring: Budget Travel Tips for Cave Lovers


When my tour of Slovenia’s Postojna Cave started with an underground train ride, I knew it had to be massive. After witnessing the impressive formations, I immediately wanted to see more of the same. For many, experiencing the world’s notable cave systems involves a hefty price tag. However, there are several ways to handle cost [...]

Photo from the Road: Sirmione Street Scene

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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This simple street scene was photographed on the islet of Sirmione, along the shores of Italy’s Lake Garda. It’s a popular destination for tourists to take a boat ride, go for a swim, tour ancient Roman ruins and catch a romantic Italian dinner.

Top 10 Activities to Make Your South African Trip Complete


Today’s post features Travel Blogger Ben Reed from adventureswithben.com. Ben’s blog takes a light-hearted look at travel as he discovers the most fun destinations around the world. If you could only travel to one country in the world, my pick would be South Africa. The majesty of the animals, striking landscapes and spirit of the [...]

Photo from the Road: Tour Boat on Lake Titicaca

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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This tour boat ferries visitors to Peru’s Lake Titicaca, high in the Andes Mountains. A visit to this lake provides a peek into the Uros culture, high-altitude island life and beautiful blue waters to explore.

Affordable Things to Do in Miami

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Known for bling and Beyoncé sightings, Miami isn’t usually celebrated for its affordability. So how do you have a financially-feasible getaway in this city filled with glitz and glamour? Enjoy it like a local. According to the Miami Downtown Development Authority, it’s one of the fastest-growing urban centers in the United States, boasting an 85 [...]