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What Life's Really Like to Trek The Inca Trail: A Traveller Tells All

I had decided to tackle the Inca Trail during one of those life reassessments that every human experiences in their mid-30s.


Live in Canada? Here's Where Your Travel Dollar is Strongest

Canadians are resilient. When they want to travel, they won’t let a weak exchange rate get in the way.


The World's 10 Friendliest Countries

When choosing their next holiday destination, most people begin with the scenery or culture, but we believe that ‘friendliness’ should be high on the list.


Travel Trends in 2017: Next Year's Hottest Destinations

The travel world just got its big annual shake-up, with the expert list-makers at Lonely Planet releasing the 2017 version of their Best in Travel series.


The Naked Truth: A Non-Nudist's Guide to Using a Japanese Onsen

I’m not a big nudist. In fact I think the best time to be nude is when you have a lot of clothes on, and maybe a coat.


10 Reasons Slovenia Should Be Your Next Big Eurotrip

Slovenia – the relatively quiet country that we’d known almost nothing about became one of our most memorable stops in Europe.


4 European Countries Where the US Travel Dollar Is Strongest

One thing Europe hasn’t always had the best rep for: being a cheap vacation destination. That is, until now.


So, What Does Brexit Mean For Travellers?

Today the world has woken up to find Britain and the EU are going their separate ways. But what impact will it have on travel?


The Best (And Worst) Times to Visit the Galapagos Islands

When to go and what to see in the Galapagos Islands.


What It's Like To Do A Homestay In The Peruvian Andes

We're headed towards Chivay Valley for lunch before we continue to our homestay for the evening in Canocota...