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6 Reasons You Need to Visit Canada

Canada is a great country to visit for every traveller. Whether you wish to go backpacking with friends, travel with your family, or honeymoon as a couple, this great country offers something for everyone. Canada is a diverse place and although you may think that it is all mountains and scenery, there is more to Canada than you would think. Whale Watching This is a great thing to do for any animal lover; when else can you get this close to the biggest mammals in the world? A fabulous sight to behold, whale watching is one of the rarest things…

How to Take Your Leased Vehicle on a Road Trip

When you signed the lease on your car, you may have had visions of road trips floating through your head. It’s a great way to take a vacation, especially when you know it’s not really “your car” that’s going to have a little wear and tear. However, one of the biggest mistakes made with leased cars is going over the mileage. Every lease is different, and if you enjoy frequent road trips a high mileage lease is probably for you. These leases let you go farther and add more miles on the car with slightly higher monthly payments—but no risk…

3 Fun Couple Adventures

Where are some of the best places for you and your significant other to go to get away for a short period of time? For many couples, time spent together seems to be too short. Whether work, school, family commitments, the list of things keeping two together grows. That said look at some fun adventures that you and your mate can have. If you dig hard enough, you will oftentimes discover that many activities do not cost that much. In fact, many of them end up being free. Among some of the more common free ones can be hikes, bike…

Where Will Your Next Journey Take You?

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Unless you are unable to travel for one reason or another, you are thinking about where your next journey may be. With that in mind, is it time to go on your next journey? If the response is yes, where exactly will that journey take you? Many Options at Your Fingertips In trying to decide where your next journey may land you, think about where you’d like to go. For instance, even if you’re not a family person, there may well be an allure to go to Walt Disney World or Disneyland? Given both have welcomed millions over the years, it…

5 Family-Friendly Activities in Orlando [That Aren’t Theme Parks]

  If you’re one of the millions of incoming visitors to the Orlando area this year odds are you’ve heard about its world-famous theme-parks. While there is nothing wrong with visiting these wonderful tourist destinations it’s certainly not the only attraction Orlando has to offer. If you’d like to go against the grain and take on Orlando in style, with a little help from a local, then here are five of the best options families choose from while staying in the City Beautiful this summer. Fun Spot America Fun Spot, off International Drive, has something to satisfy every person who…

Top Things to Do on the Western End of San Francisco

San Francisco is a popular tourist city, but at 232 square miles, it’s impossible to see it all. Travelers who focus on specific parts or neighborhoods of the city will likely have a better vacation experience. The western end of San Francisco has plenty to offer that people might not normally consider when traveling to California. One such example is the San Francisco Zoo. The zoo has rescued over 1,000 endangered and exotic animals that now have a home and people to care for them. Visitors will also enjoy the native and foreign plants, lush gardens, and 250 species of…

Best Winter Activities in Canada

Calling all snow bunnies – why not fly to Canada for your holidays? The other half of North America might be featured less in international news, but it is blessed with clean air, friendly people and amazing natural wonders. When winter arrives, the mountains of Canada turn into perfect skiing and snowboarding playgrounds with some of the best snow conditions in the world. Better yet, there are different places for various levels, whether you are a curious beginner or a hardcore slalom expert. An Exciting Winter Holiday at the Banff Ski Resort Nestled in the awe-inspiring Canadian Rocky Mountains, it…

8 Pawsome Vacations to Get Your Dogs Barking

You love to see new places ― and so does your dog. You love to explore the great outdoors ― and so does your dog. You love to go on long walks ― and so does your dog. So, when you leave on a new adventure, why don’t you take your pup along with you? As long as you travel to a pet-friendly destination, you and your pooch can enjoy some time away from home. The following eight pawsome vacations are fur-ociously fun for you and your four-legged friend, so the next time you pack your bags, make sure you…

The Lazy Traveler’s Guide to a Las Vegas Weekend  

Everyone loves getting away for a weekend, but not everyone likes to figure out logistics, such as where they will get away to and what they will do once they have gotten away. Especially when it comes to a vacation hot spot like Las Vegas, many travelers balk at the overload of opportunities in their chosen destination. However, a failure to plan will only result in a supremely unrewarding stay-cation at home while more prepared travelers get to enjoy the delights of Sin City. Fortunately, you might be lazy, but you aren’t stupid. Just for completing a cursory web search,…

Things to consider before a Disney Park trip

No doubt if you’re reading this, it means the kids are already nagging you to go to Disney World, and you’re considering it! Do so, it’s a blast of exhilarating experiences that you and the kids will remember for a lifetime. But remember, it can also leave you with a throbbing head and aching feet if you don’t take the time to prepare. The thing about Disney World is, well, it’s huge, and that means there’s a lot to learn before you go. For one thing, did you know that Disney World is actually several separate parks, including Magic Kingdom,…