Halloween Traditions Around The World

Halloween is curious in that many people participate in the festivities but few know why! I’ve heard many explanations as to how Halloween originated – The Roman feast of Pomona – the Buddhist festival of the dead – the Celtic festival of Samhain. I for one am less interested in how it began and more interested in what it has …

Why The World Needs Street Performers

From country to country and place to place, we find both BIG and SMALL differences in what we discover. It’s our mission as adventure travellers to squeeze out as much experience we can from each place we visit. We revel at unique architecture, devour strange new foods, and adapt to unusual (to us) cultural practices. One varying aspect of travel …