The best way to see Milford Sound

The best way to see Milford Sound

It came as no surprise to learn that Milford Sound is New Zealand’s most visited spot. It attracts up to a million visitors each year. Depending on your schedule, interests and depth of your pockets, Milford Sound can be enjoyed from the air, boat, kayak, underwater...
Delicious seafood paella in Barcelona

Delicious seafood paella in Barcelona

Updated January 14, 2018 Hunting for the perfect paella in Spain can be a hit-and-miss exercise. But, thanks to the sharing economy and a grandmother’s recipe, we scored a hit with a delicious seafood paella in Barcelona. Experiences with locals This particular...
Exploring Cambodia’s dark history

Exploring Cambodia’s dark history

Updated January 1, 2018 Do you include dark tourism in your travels? If you’ve visited the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam, Auschwitz in Poland or the 9/11 Memorial in New York City, you’ve engaged in dark tourism. “Dark tourism” describes travel to places...
5 Steps to using Wi-Fi in Cuba

5 Steps to using Wi-Fi in Cuba

Using Wi-Fi in Cuba isn’t something one does while juggling other things. It’s a stand-alone activity that needs to be coordinated with others. These 5 steps to using Wi-Fi in Cuba will help you plan your approach. Note: Information is accurate as of November 2017,...
MacGyver kit for travellers

MacGyver kit for travellers

Updated December 23, 2017 If you could foil pickpockets, fashion makeshift packing aids, or repair travel gear with a few items weighing next to nothing, would you be tempted to add them to your packing list? If so, maybe you need a MacGyver kit for travellers. Why...
Travelling with duct tape

Travelling with duct tape

Updated December 21, 2017 What’s the deal with duct tape? Why is it on so many travellers’ packing lists? When I finally packed a small quantity, the reasons became clear. The dangling straps on my bags were driving me crazy so I reached for the duct tape....

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