Travel Talk

13 Unique Experiences You Could Have on Your Next Trip

Every time you turn around, some development company is building a new luxury hotel or resort, trying to attract guests with a range of new and unique amenities. If you travel often, chances are you’ve seen every amenity under the sun, and still want more.

13 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Brazilians

When you think about Brazil, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Many people will say the Amazon rainforest, the amazing beaches, or maybe Carnival. But what about Brazilians? Unless you spend a considerable amount of time exploring the country, you might assume they’re just a warm and welcoming bunch. Indeed, they are! But,...

Travel the World from Your Couch: The Wonders of VR

Technology is a marvelous thing. It provides us with the opportunity to discover, learn, and grow from the comfort of our office chairs. And, thanks to powerful, user friendly and affordable Virtual Reality (VR) tools, that experience is getting more immersive (and valuable) every single day.

The World in Chips

Even if you’re an adventurous eater, chances are you tend to stick to your old favorites when it comes to snack food. Everyone loves curling up on the couch with a brew, or a can of soda, and a huge bag of potato chips. Proven favorites like sour cream and onion, salt and vinegar, and...

Hot Magma: Active Volcanoes You Can Visit

Historical sites and stories from around the world chronicle the dangers of living too close to a volcano. Whether you visit Herculaneum and Pompeii in Italy, which sit right underneath Mt. Vesuvius, or the areas surrounding Mount Unzen in Japan, you’ll see evidence of life completely annihilated by the fallout from the neighboring volcano’s eruption.

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13 Questions You Should Ask Before Traveling Long Term

If you’re reading this article, you’re probably about to hit the road for your gap-year trip and need a last-minute check, just to be sure you’ve covered everything. Or maybe you’re in the early stages of planning and gathering information about your upcoming trip. Either way, you’ll find answers to common questions travelers ask before...

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Why You Should Consider Slow Travel

If you’ve ever come across the term “slow travel” and weren’t so sure what it meant, the first thing to understand is that it’s not only about how fast you travel. Slow Travel is a branch of the Slow Movement, which encompasses many different categories such as Slow Medicine, Slow Parenting, Slow Photography, and many...