Driving with a Dog, How to Do it Right and Ensure Their Safety

 Are you planning on traveling with your dog? Do you have a dog car kennel? Driving with a dog is something we all should be mindful of.   We use our cars a lot, whether it be for the commute to work, the dropping off and collection of our children or the supermarket shop,…

8 Urban Legends and Ancient Myths of Romania

Myths of Romania.   We’ve all heard of Dracula but do you know any of the other fascinating legends and myths of Romania? Richly marked with medieval castles, cities, and ruins, Transylvania is home to the real Count Dracula, portrayed in fiction by Bram Stoker as a vampire. This particular myth has been…

40 Gift Ideas for Tweens So You Can Nail it for Any Occasion

This article contains affiliate links at no cost to you. The small commissions from affiliate partners help pay expenses so we can bring you great content like this.   Getting gift ideas for tweens can be a challenge. Gift shopping for my son was so much easier when he was a toddler and a…

The Lazy Girl’s Guide on How to Pair Food and Wine

Ever want to just hang out with your besties and share a glass (or two) of wine, but you don’t know how to pair food and wine? Don’t beat yourself up. Until about five days ago, I couldn’t pair wine if my life depended on it. That doesn’t mean I don’t love a…

8 Most Beautiful Gothic Castles in The UK You Need to Visit

Entangled in bloodthirsty battles, princes, princesses, ghosts, and magic, the castles that can be found all over Europe seem to each have their own barely-believable fairy tales. If you’re planning a trip to the UK and want to see some of these enchanting buildings for yourself, I’ve compiled a list of seven Gothic Castles…

Exploring the Legacy of Thor in Norway – In the Footsteps of Vikings

When looking for Thor in Norway, it’s important to remember that the legends of Norse Gods were shared orally for many years before being transcribed. It was the Vikings who carved these stories into wood and stone and forged talismans of Thor’s hammer into metal. And while time has taken the Viking people…

Totally Awesome and Magical Things to do in Dusseldorf Germany

Düsseldorf is a perfect city-break destination. Offering everything a traveler looks for in a city like shopping, dining, parks, culture, nightlife and unique experiences. This summer I had the opportunity thanks to the nice folks at Tourism Düsseldorf, to explore everything this hidden city has to offer. From castles to dancing fairy tale…

Camping Trip Devices You Should Have With You

Isn’t a camping trip the greatest travel adventure? Getting out into nature, camping in the woods or nestling beside a river or stream can soothe the soul in ways that other social experiences simply can’t.   Most people know the basics of camping: You set up a tent, roll out your sleeping bag,…

Preparing for a Trip and What You Should Expect in Return

Traveling is one of the great joys in life. It allows you to see and experience cultural treasures from all around this incredible planet, enriching the mind and soul. However, there are some things to consider when preparing for a trip.   The truth is that extensive traveling can be hard on the…

Traveling During Current Global Health Concerns

These days, it’s hard to discuss anything without immediately acknowledging the strange year we’re all experiencing. And that is certainly true when it comes to traveling during current global health concerns.   For many, these are dark times. But that doesn’t mean you can’t try to fill your days with a little sunlight…

Top Vacation Countries Currently Closed to Tourists

So many people want to see their favorite places again, to be able to tour the top vacation countries and be happy, away from the everyday stress and workload.   In the past, you could have gotten a visa at the snap of a finger and take that needed weekend break, or gone…

4 Things to Know About a Familial Death While Traveling

Many individuals and families are not traveling this year. They’re worried about the world’s health situation, and what they would face if there was a death while traveling. It’s understandable since illness is everywhere.   However, some families are still traveling in 2020. Maybe you’re taking the whole clan to see some relatives.…

How to Keep Your Home Clean While You’re Traveling

When you’re planning a vacation, do you worry about how to keep your home clean while you’re gone? Do you dread the thought of having to clean once you get home?   Worrying about things when you should be enjoying your vacation will keep you from getting the most out of it.   …

Trick or Treat 2020 Style: What You Need to Know

The leaves are falling, pumpkins are ripe in the patch, and there’s a chill in the air. That must mean Halloween is right around the corner. Are you ready to trick or treat 2020 style?   This year brings special challenges for Ohio natives, as well as many others, who have been wondering…

Best Weekend Getaways – Choosing the Perfect Destination

Given the choice, we’d all love to be sipping from a tall glass of something cool in the sun. Or perhaps you’re more of a city person? Then again, you may be the kind of person who likes to mix things up a bit. Regardless of your preferences, there are some good tips…

4 Things An Avid Traveler Needs

Traveling is a truly unique experience that pushes boundaries and exposes you to a whole new way of looking at things.  Each trip comes with its own list of necessities, some of which even an avid traveler needs.   If you’re from the city, the lush greens and the relatively quiet life of…

Villas in Cyprus – How to Choose the Right One for Your Vacation

Picture yourself in Cyprus enjoying the island’s sun, sandy beaches, history, culture, food, and adventures. A gentle breeze blows in from the Mediterranean. Now, all you have to do is choose where to stay. There are 5-star hotels, budget B&Bs, campsites, and villas in Cyprus to choose from.   Of all the many…

Adventure Vacation Starter Pack: 5 Must-try Adventure Sports

Many people associate holidays with relaxing on the beach, reading books, sunbathing, or sipping drinks by the pool. Of course, relaxing is one way to spend your vacation, but it will not be perfect for everyone. Some people prefer active vacations or even adventure sports.   There are adventure lovers who need to…

Mindfulness and Self Development Strategies for Happiness

The biggest test of modern living is balancing between a demanding work life and maintaining a balanced personal life with optimal health and happiness. One way to accomplish this is by using mindfulness and self development strategies.   You will often hear people narrow down self development strategies to healthy eating habits and…

6 Advantages of Sending Business Christmas Photo Cards

The Christmas season is here, and you can’t wait to share the love with those close to you. But Christmas is not only about reaching out to your loved ones. It is also a tremendous opportunity for you to reach out to those who otherwise remain inaccessible by sending business Christmas photo cards.…

What to Pack for Camping, A Successful Beginner’s Guide

Ah, the great outdoors! From scenic scapes and curious wildlife to campfire moments and adrenaline-pumping adventures, there’s plenty of fun to be had, as long as you know what to pack for camping comfort.   Outdoor trips are being encouraged now more than ever. With minimal contact between visitors and no shortage of…

8 Things To Avoid When You Rent A Car In The UAE

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is one of the most developed countries in the world. The Emirates is home to some of the biggest business ventures and commercial brands in the Middle East. It’s also popular with tourists. So, it’s no surprise that there is a large number of people who rent a…

Cities To See When Visiting Sicily

If you are interested in traveling to an Italian Island which is both an exotic and exciting place for couples, friends, and individual travelers as well, try visiting Sicily. This place is full of destinations and ancient landmarks.   There many archaeological sites as well as popular beaches, islets, and archipelagos to explore.…