The Limitations of TripAdvisor and Guidebooks

You are planning a trip to a new destination. The flight is booked. Now you are really getting excited. Because it is so new to you that you know nothing about it other than that you can’t wait to go there and experience all that it has to offer. So that gets you thinking. You better organize everything in advance so …

Seven International Marathons For Travellers

For many people travel is only considered as a way to remove oneself from everyday life and have a chance to relax and rejuvenate. On the other hand there are many people who look at travel as a way to challenge themselves physically and mentally in ways they don’t do at home. One prime example is runners who travel around …

The Strange Case of the Modern Adventure Traveller

When I say adventure, what comes to mind? Chances are that your definition will vary from mine, which will vary from someone else’s definition. The Oxford dictionary defines adventure as “an unusual and exciting, typically hazardous, experience or activity”. However, what is unusual and exciting to one may be ordinary to another. Within the past few years the Adventure Travel …