Ten Tips for Train Travel in Europe

Victoria Grossack If you’re planning to travel in Europe, consider taking the train when you journey from city to city. Train travel can be less expensive than other alternatives and you will not suffer the...
Blue domed churches on the Caldera at Oia on the Greek Island of Santorini

Exploring Greece: Santorini

Santorini is the jewel of the Greek Cyclades Islands. The crescent-shaped island, just north of Crete, attracts visitors from all over the world. During the summer months, thousands of tourists come to wonder...
Pisa, place of miracles the leaning tower and the cathedral baptistery, Italy

Culture Fatigue in Italy: Four Tips for Avoiding It

So you’re going on vacation to Italy and you plan to visit some museums and art galleries while you’re there. One thing you can be sure of is that Italy has no shortage of those. But what you may not know...
Treasure chest isolated on white background

5 Tips for Packing Light on Your Next Holiday

Travelling light can be a much more comfortable experience than lugging around heavy bags whenever you go. It can also be significantly cheaper in some parts of the world, particularly in Europe where it...
British Columbia Provincial Parliament in Victoria at Sunset

Victoria British Columbia Offers a Tourist Paradise

If you are looking for a tourist destination that offers spectacular scenery, attractive historic buildings, great shopping and restaurants, and a leisurely pace, the City of Victoria, on the west coast of...
Fond Ferdinand Foundations

Seychelles’ Fond Ferdinand Foundation

Visitors enjoy a walk on the wild side at the Seychelles' stunning nature reserve and trail. The natural beauty of the Seychelles Islands is the focus at the Fond Ferdinand Nature Reserve, located on...
La Torre de la Libertad

Explore! – Equatorial Guinea

There are two main parts to this small Central African nation and former French colony – its five islands and the mainland. Bordering Gabon and Cameroon, the country is one of Sub-Saharan Africa’s biggest...
Tourists and the local residents of Dakar

Explore! – Senegal

Senegal, in western Africa, is well known for its warmth and hospitality. Not for nothing has it been dubbed the, ‘Country of Teranga’, the word for hospitality in its most widely-spoken language,...
Catholic Basilica of Our Lady of Peace

Explore! – Ivory Coast

The western African nation of Ivory Coast is a land of extreme contrasts, from pristine rainforests and green hills to vibrant cities, with smart restaurants and superb street stalls. What’s more, most areas...
Santa Maria in Sal Island

Explore! – Cape Verde

The archipelago of nine Atlantic islands making up Cape Verde, 500km off the coast of Africa, has been named the African Caribbean. Still relatively new to tourism, Cape Verde is the region’s most...