Category: Travel

5 Spectacular Places to Watch the Sunrise and Sunset

Vintage wall art is great and all, but what if the backdrop to that special activity was the most perfect sunrise or sunset? Here are the best places to soak up the golden scene. No filter necessary. Gold Coast, Queensland The early bird catches the worm—or at least the perfect sunrise. For Australians, surfer culture means riding the waves...

The World’s 6 Most Famous Streets

Whether it’s for their historic nature, inherent uniqueness, or simply because they are the heart and soul of their city, these 6 famous streets are worth the journey in and of themselves. 1. Lombard Street This famed San Francisco street is truly one of the city’s coolest spots to visit. After all, with a one-block stretch on Russian Hill that includes eight...

6 Most Beautiful Natural Pools in the World

From a swimming hole atop a 355-foot waterfall in Africa to a cobalt blue lagoon in the Dominican Republic, these six attractions will more than convince you to jump in the water this summer. The Devil’s Pool Twice the height of Niagara Falls, Victoria Falls in southeastern Africa is the largest waterfall in the world. But for some brave souls,...

6 Cheap Ways to Exchange Money Abroad

Travelling abroad? Don’t squander your hard-earned cash by getting gouged on exchange rates and hefty service charges. Here are four of the most expensive ways to exchange money abroad, along with four cheap and convenient alternatives. DO NOT exchange money at the airport Every international airport has currency exchange booths lining the terminal walls. While they offer convenience, they offer little...

5 Things You Should Know Before Travelling Alone

1. Some companies now specialize in solo travel Decide who you would like to travel with. Some tour operators, like Australia-based Peregrine Adventures and its sister company, Intrepid Travel, have reported up to a 40 per cent increase in solo travel in the past five years, with the most substantial growth in vacationers who are 65-plus. Companies are noticing and creating more options. Peregrine Adventures...