Category: Travel

Language Handy Guide to Regional Slang in the 50 US States

Handy Guide to Regional Slang in the 50 US States

Handy Guide to Regional Slang in the 50 US States We’ve written before about how the same language can sound completely different in different countries. Specifically, we’ve explored the differences between American and British regionalisms and the various Spanish expressions used in the different Spanish-speaking countries. But what about regional slang within the same country? …

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Health & Fitness No-Fear Guide to Being Sick while Traveling Abroad

No-Fear Guide to Being Sick while Traveling Abroad

No-Fear Guide to Being Sick while Traveling Abroad So you’re super pumped for your trip abroad—a trip you’ve probably been looking forward to for months. After all your preparation and packing, you finally arrive, anxious to get your adventure started and to check off all those activities you have on your itinerary. But then the …

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Language Handy Guide to Expressions and Slang in Spanish-Speaking Countries

Handy Guide to Expressions and Slang in Spanish-Speaking Countries

Handy Guide to Expressions and Slang in Spanish-Speaking Countries In a previous blog, we explored some of the differences between British and American English. Especially in the case of expressions and slang, Americans and Brits often find themselves “divided by a common language,” if you will. However, as any second-language learner or traveler knows, this …

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Performing Arts Top 10 Travel Destinations for Performing Arts Lovers

Top 10 Travel Destinations for Performing Arts Lovers

Top 10 Travel Destinations for Performing Arts Lovers We’ve written before about how fundamental art is to the human condition. It is our highest expression of ourselves. One of the best ways to truly get a sense of a people and a culture is through its art. Art is the window into a people’s view …

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Animals The Ultimate Guide to Traveling with Dogs

The Ultimate Guide to Traveling with Dogs

The Ultimate Guide to Traveling with Dogs Many of us consider our furry, four-legged friends members of our family. So it makes sense that they be involved in our family activities, right? So why not bring your pup along on your next family holiday? While certainly easier said than done, traveling with dogs is not …

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Travel 12 Travel Destinations for History Lovers

12 Travel Destinations for History Lovers

12 Travel Destinations for History Lovers One fun aspect of traveling is learning about the history of a particular place. How cool is it to be able to walk the same steps that influential historical figures once did and to better understand the paths that led people, places, and things to become who and what …

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Travel 5 Reasons Why You Must Travel by Train Before You Die

5 Reasons Why You Must Travel by Train Before You Die

5 Reasons Why You Must Travel by Train Before You Die When most people think of traveling, they think of getting on a plane and venturing off to far-away destinations. Air travel has indeed become one of the most common methods of travel due to its relatively low cost and travel time compared to other …

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Food Top 10 Destinations for Vegan Travelers

Top 10 Destinations for Vegan Travelers

Top 10 Places That Are Vegan-Friendly (Including a Guide Around Each City) With the holiday season around the corner, you might be thinking about your next vacation destination. As we’ve discussed in many previous blog posts, food is one of the best ways to experience the culture of a geographic location. If you’ve been following …

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Food The Definitive Vegetarian’s Travel Guide to Eating in Meat-Loving Countries

The Definitive Vegetarian’s Travel Guide to Eating in Meat-Loving Countries

The Ultimate Vegetarian Travel Guide for Meat Loving Countries Written by: Pavita Singh We all know that one of the best ways to get to know a new culture while traveling is through food. The way in which people prepare and enjoy food sheds light on cultural values and practices. While it is advisable to …

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Art & Culture 15 Travel Destinations for Art Lovers of the World

15 Travel Destinations for Art Lovers of the World

Written by: Pavita Singh In a previous blog post, we talked about how art is fundamental to the human condition—our highest expression of ourselves. There are various benefits to pursuing art—whether as a hobby or as a career—including creative thinking, stress relief, increased self-esteem, and improved communication. Seeing and appreciating the work of other artists …

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