The barren desert. Sand, rock and cacti. Mountains of dirt and sand protruding along the?horizon. An unending winding road into the distance. We left the chaos and bright lights of Las Vegas behind and headed off into the Nevada desert. With clear blue skies and the sun streaming down, we wove our way along Nevada?s […]

Whether we’re on a river or the ocean, exploring Europe or the Caribbean, we absolutely love cruising the waters from destination to destination. From two Viking River Cruises?in Europe, to a social impact cruise with Fathom to a large ocean cruise with MSC, over the past year we’ve had a taste of some very different […]

Naturally our quest for the best?burgers continues in every destination we reach and Vegas, Nevada, home to a whole slew of restaurants, including burger joints, was no exception. With its vast array of celebrity chefs opening house along the strip and an ever-increasing focus on providing incredible culinary experiences, you?re bound to find a good […]

By Denise Nelson Just recently I found myself in Scottsdale, Arizona. It’s a beautiful city with a lot to do, enjoy and see, so of course I had to see the landscapes and what the city had to offer a cyclist like myself. I took to the roads early in the morning to ride through […]

By Carolann? What is the first thing that comes to mind when someone mentions Nevada? Las Vegas? Gambling and bright lights? Stage shows and performers? Maybe you just think desert and barren land? What if I were to tell you that everything you?ve seen and heard about Las Vegas, all the TV and movie highlights […]

By Claire & Rosemary of Authentic Food Quest Unusual South American Foods You Should Try South America, the world?s fourth?largest continent offers plenty to see and do for any type of traveller. With almost 60 UNESCO Heritage sites, your travels may include visiting the spectacular Perito Moreno Glacier, Argentina, or Machu Picchu, Peru or maybe […]

After two river cruises in Europe and a Caribbean cruise on a small ship focused on impact travel, we were anxious?to experience a large ocean cruise line for the first time. When we confirmed our booking with MSC Cruises for a 4-day cruise to Cozumel, Mexico, we were excited and eagerly anticipated what a ship, […]

NOTE: Fathom is no longer in operation though Carnival operated cruises that dock at Amber Cove in the Dominican Republic may still offer impact excursions like the ones we’ve described. What do you get when you combine a Caribbean cruise with a desire for social impact? Seven days of immersive travel and an opportunity to […]

Something incredible has happened in Buffalo. A resurgence of energy and a city-wide invigoration of its people. From the arts and culture scene to the food scene to the night life and outdoor activities available, Buffalo, New York has become one amazing destination to visit. We were fortunate to be able to spend several days […]

By Dave Brett of Travel Dave UK When it comes to the Nordics, normally ‘affordable’ is not a word you would associate with this unique area of the world. However, Finland is the most affordable destination within this region that still packs a mighty punch for your hard earned buck. Did you know that Finland […]