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Best Winter Activities in Canada

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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

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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

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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,…

Best Hiking Locations for Adventure Seekers

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When it comes to planning a vacation, most people think about destinations in terms of sightseeing, beach locations, and popularity of the location. Areas like New York, Florida, and California often make the cut, as they have exciting attractions like Coney Island, Disney World, and Hollywood. The truth is, while those destinations do provide entertainment, they are also tourist attractions. You will end up dropping a lot of money for a crowded and chaotic trip.   Instead, consider looking into an outdoor adventure vacation. For those who thrive in the natural world, communing with nature through hiking will be one…

Fun Facts and Statistics about International Travel

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International travel is more popular than ever before and with more and more people traveling the astonishing fun facts and statistics about international travel keep adding up. There are Over 6 Disney Theme Parks Worldwide Theme parks are big business and there are now Disney Resorts on 3 continents, including one in Paris, Hong Kong, and Tokyo. There is also a massive, completely redesinged, Disneyland Shanghai slated to open in 2016. Next step is try and talk to photographer at the passport office into letting you keep your Mickey Ears on for the photo. U.S. Passport Holders are at an All Time High Partly due…

What To Know Before Visiting Disney World

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A trip to Disney World is a thrilling, once-in-a-lifetime experience for you and especially your kids. North America’s most famous theme park truly does have something for everyone, whether its the golf course or the water parks or one of the hundreds of other experiences on offer. It’s impossible not to have fun at Disney World, but first time visitors can be forgiven for feeling a little overwhelmed by the sheer size of it all. Don’t worry though, because with a few quick pointers you’ll easily get the most out of your trip. What’s there? The first thing visitors need to…

Choosing A Domestic Vacation Spot May Be Your Best Course Of Action

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It’s the middle of winter, and you’ve been stuck in some far Northeastern city, such as Boston or Providence, for entirely too long. Perhaps you were sent to Chicago on a new assignment, and you’re ready for a change of climate and scene. Maybe the exact opposite is true, and you’re stuck down in Miami where the only two seasons seem to be “summer” and “not quite summer.”  Avoid The Winter Blues With Some Timely Vacation Travel If seasonal affective disorder is getting you down, it’s definitely time to make a positive change. A nice long vacation is in order…

The best beaches in Los Angeles

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Thinking about sneaking in one last getaway before school and big work projects start up in the fall? Los Angeles is a destination that has much to offer, from the movie stars of Hollywood, to the exclusive restaurants and bars that can be found like places like Malibu. However, some of the best experiences in the area can be had by searching for the best beaches in Los Angeles, as the soul of Southern California can be found where the scent of the sea can be inhaled deeply. In order to gain the best possible appreciation for the beaches that…

The 3 Best Hawaiian Islands Not to Miss!

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Many people have numerous states checked off their list when it comes to exploring the USA, but one of the most attractive ones in the Union remains unchecked, mostly due to its location smack in the middle of the vast Pacific Ocean. That state is none other than Hawaii, and while getting there can be quite the long haul adventure, its many sights and attractions make it well worth the trio. The following best Hawaiian islands not to miss will ensure that you choose the isle in the archipelago that is best suited to your personality. 1) Maui Looking for…