From beaches to mountains, from lakes to deserts, and from starstudded streets to 18th-century Spanish architecture, California truly has it all. This western state has miles upon miles of natural and manmade beauty to explore, making it quite possibly one of the most photogenic regions in the world. These Instagram shots showcase California’s incomparable magnificence.
Passports, foreign currency, electronic chargers, cameras, lenses, maps, umbrellas, snacks, wallets, adapters…the list goes on and on. When you’re on the road, keeping all of your belongings organized can be a major struggle. There are times when your suitcase, backpack, or purse may seem like a bottomless pit, with your packed items apparently disappearing into a black hole whenever you need them most.
Another year has flown by, holiday celebrations are wrapping up, and 2018 has arrived. With any luck, your new year brings with it a long list of travel plans and dreams. Wherever your adventures take you this year, these 18 travel tips will make your journeys better than ever before.
Are you someone who gets a warm fuzzy inspiring feeling when reading travel quotes as you prepare for your next adventure?
I am. But after exhausting the list of classic travel quotes, I started seeking inspiration from sports. Why not take a quote from something else you love in life and see if you can find some travel inspiration? Perhaps that’s religion or food. Or what about a movie star or your favourite author?
Have you ever wondered about the germs and bacteria on airplanes?
I don’t think of myself as a germaphobe, but have you considered the quality of air and the cleanliness of airplane cabins?
For such a narrow country, Chile packs quite a punch. The Andes Mountains, the Atacama Desert, Pacific coastline, Patagonia, and colorful cities like Santiago and Valparaíso can all be found within this South American wonderland, so it’s no surprise Lonely Planet has named Chile its #1 country to visit in 2018. Wondering why? These Instagram photos speak for themselves.
Keokee’s Gabbing with Globetrotters series explores the experiences of travelers all around the world and features their tips and stories. Today, we’re speaking with Anna Budich.
Anna is a Filipina currently based in Tokyo and teaching English to Japanese kids and adults. She is also a licensed Ikebana teacher under the Sogetsu School of Ikebana.
For as much of a thrill as exploring the world may be, there’s one thing most travelers agree on: the actual act of getting there can be a major drag. Airplanes are crowded, cramped spaces where you’re more likely to get a crick in your neck than a wink of sleep, leaving you grumpy and groggy when you finally reach your destination. Flying long distances doesn’t have to be totally miserable, though! Here are nine ways to make your next flight more comfortable.
Dramatic landscapes, active volcanoes, towering glaciers, and opportunities to witness the Northern Lights have made Iceland one of the world’s most beloved travel destinations. There’s a good chance you’ve already fallen in love with the country, even if you haven’t visited and have only heard tales and scrolled through awe-inspiring photos. But for those of you who still need some convincing – or just can’t get enough of Iceland – here are 15 Instagram photos that will make you want to book a flight now.