Two Top South American Destinations

Cuzco, Peru If you are planning to visit Machu Picchu though, best hurry. Further trekking limits may soon be put in place to protect the site and limit the number of hikers able to access the site, according to our local sources. While restrictions have been in place for a while already, there is talk that more restrictions are needed …

Cuban Cuisine, A Beginner’s Guide

While Cuba’s restaurant scene is improving, no trip to Cuba is a gourmet tour. Formerly, all restaurants were owned and run by the state. However, slowly, private restaurants are beginning to emerge. It is definitely worth trying some excellent home-style cooking at one of the country’s few family-run restaurants, called paladares. In Havana, some of the paladares are so sophisticated …

The Packing Expert’s Guide to Packing for an Adventure Travel Tour

Packer extraordinaire, Trish Sare (Owner of BikeHike Adventures) is always on the go and knows the art of packing efficiently. In fact, she has refined the art of packing effectively for an international trip down to a very precise science. Here’s the short little video tutorial she recently filmed for you to show you how to pack like a pro for …

5 Trending New Summer 2016 Destinations

Istria, Croatia Why is this THE exciting place to go now? Because Istria boasts all the best of the famed Dalmatian Coast combined with the charm of Italy. The Dalmation Coast has been an ‘it’ destination for a while already and with that status comes crowds. Lots of them. Likewise, in Italy, it’s increasingly difficult to avoid the crowds of …

Your Vietnam Travel FAQs — Questions and Answers

YOUR TOP VIETNAM TRAVEL FAQS Watch/listen to our recently recorded Vietnam FAQ video on Youtube here. How has Vietnam travel changed over the years? In the early days of Vietnam opening up to adventure travel, there were certainly not as many travellers there as there are today. However, it is still very possible to get off of the beaten track …