How to Layer Clothes for Travelling

One of the perpetual challenges of travelling is how to pack light while still being prepared for a wide variety of situations. This is where wearing layers comes in handy, but what does it actually mean to layer your clothing? Thought technically correct, there is more to layering than simply wearing a jacket on top of a shirt on top …

How to Survive Bear Encounters

For many travellers within Canada, seeing bears in the wild is a highlight of a trip, as log as they’re seen from a safe distance. Interestingly, bears are travellers themselves, going hundreds of kilometres to seek food, shelter and mates, often venturing into urban areas to find what they’re looking for. Making things even more complicated, bears will eat almost …

10 More Ways for Amateurs to Photograph Their Travels Like a Pro

Continuing from last week’s list, here are 10 more tips on how to take amazing photos while travelling. Tip 1: Go for Candid Shots It is true that posed shots can work fairly well, especially if you need to get a specific shot. However, more often than not these often look unauthentic. Keep your eyes peeled and capture your subject doing …

Why Do Reviews Differ for the Same Hotel or Tour?

Unlike the guidebooks of twenty or even ten years ago, in today’s world of travel, most people are now looking online at blogs, social media and review sites such as TripAdvisor to determine travel details. While this is great in many ways, it also has its own flaws. Who do you trust when the same hotel or tour is said …

How to Stay Safe While Travelling the World

Travel is one of the most amazing things you can do in your life, allowing you to experience the awe-inspiring planet we call home. However, though not as prevalent as many people think, danger can also be found along with the beauty. While most of the threats should not deter you from travelling somewhere, it is still wise to be …