Have Yourself a Poopy Catalan Christmas

HAVE YOURSELF A POOPY CATALAN CHRISTMAS

There is no Santa in Catalonia. That's right - none. The kids in the northern part of Spain are told that Santa passes them over and...

Things to do on an Iceland Stopover

THINGS TO DO ON AN ICELAND STOPOVER

I was finally doing it; the exit sign was in front of me shining brightly like a beacon. I was going to step out of the airport into...

 
 
 
How to Spend a Day Like a Local in Jaipur

HOW TO SPEND A DAY LIKE A LOCAL IN JAIPUR

This article was originally published on The Journal , the Intrepid Travel Blog. I have their permission to repost it. The moment I...

5 Unique Experiences on the Faroe Islands

5 UNIQUE EXPERIENCES ON THE FAROE ISLANDS

I'm happy to report that after 12 years of traveling extensively, it's still possible to have those days where a new place stuns you...

 
 
 
When the Unexpected Happens While Traveling

WHEN THE UNEXPECTED HAPPENS WHILE TRAVELING

I had dozed off on my early morning Atlantic Airways flight from Iceland to the Faroe Islands. Fighting jetlag from my previous day's...

Iceland, Greenland, Faroe Islands

ICELAND, GREENLAND, FAROE ISLANDS

These are the destination outliers, the remote and less-visited islands in the North Atlantic. In fact, up until 2010, few people had...

 
 
 
Things To Do When You Are New To Denver

THINGS TO DO WHEN YOU ARE NEW TO DENVER

Even though I moved to Denver in June of 2017, I actually feel like I've only been here a few months. I'm still trying to get to know...

My Favorite Travel and Hiking Gear of 2018

MY FAVORITE TRAVEL AND HIKING GEAR OF 2018

It's my favorite time of the year - the holiday season! When I was younger I was loco about the holidays, and even though that has...

 
 
 
My 6 Favorite Experiences in Rajasthan India

MY 6 FAVORITE EXPERIENCES IN RAJASTHAN INDIA

This article was originally published on The Journal , the Intrepid Travel Blog. I have their permission to repost it. “Did you go...

Going to Great Heights Hiking in Crested Butte

GOING TO GREAT HEIGHTS HIKING IN CRESTED BUTTE

You have to love a place that sits where the road ends. I think that's what made Crested Butte Colorado so special to me, it sits at...

 
 
 
Taj Mahal Photography Tips for a Short Visit

TAJ MAHAL PHOTOGRAPHY TIPS FOR A SHORT VISIT

One of the hardest things about travel photography is the fact that you are only in a place for a short moment. In that time you have...

An Aunt, a Niece, and India

AN AUNT, A NIECE, AND INDIA

I instinctively held my breath and my whole body was clenched into a knot as I looked out the front window of the taxi. “Brake, brake...

 
 
 
How to do No Trace Hiking and Camping

HOW TO DO NO TRACE HIKING AND CAMPING

In an effort to bring you some new voices on Ottsworld, here is a guest post from writer and outdoor adventurer Ben. I was excited...

Roam Sweet Roam Car Camping

ROAM SWEET ROAM CAR CAMPING

I read the Facebook comment “If you're anywhere near Crested Butte, I'd love to say hi!!” left by Ottsworld reader, Vicki Hill. I often...

 
 
 
Packing for India's Monsoon Season

PACKING FOR INDIA'S MONSOON SEASON

The tallest brick minaret in the world - Qutub Minar in Delhi It was as if I had walked into a brick wall. It startled me and I rocked...

Too Scared to Travel To India? I Have a Solution

TOO SCARED TO TRAVEL TO INDIA? I HAVE A SOLUTION

Fear is a weird and powerful thing. It controls our decisions and can hold us hostage. I have plenty of fears - too many. However,...

 
 
 
My Story of How I Ended Up with Blood Clots From Flying

MY STORY OF HOW I ENDED UP WITH BLOOD CLOTS FROM FLYING

There are lots of things that can either be frustrating or scary about flying. There's the lost/delayed luggage, delays, lines at security,...

Everything You Need to Know About Walking Saint Olav's Way in Norway

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT WALKING SAINT OLAV'S WAY IN NORWAY

“What next?” is typically the first thought on people's minds as they finish the Camino de Santiago. Long distance hiking and pilgrimages...

 
 
 
Why You Should Travel More

WHY YOU SHOULD TRAVEL MORE

I am currently 30,000 feet in the air flying home after an incredible 2 week vacation in India with my niece. These 2 weeks actually...

Leave Your Burdens Behind on Saint Olav Ways

LEAVE YOUR BURDENS BEHIND ON SAINT OLAV WAYS

Burdens...we all carry many with us. What if you could just choose some to leave some behind? That's what I was thinking about as I...

 
 
 



Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

Georgia – Tbilisi has been the capital city since the fifth century, the country of one of the most ancient histories and cultures in the world. Its special geographical... Read more ...

Tigerair flight to Melbourne turns back after ‘booklet' discovered onboard

Tigerair flight to Melbourne turns back after ‘booklet' discovered onboard

Tigerair flight TT271 en route Melbourne was turned back to Sydney after a booklet was discovered on board with a censured word written on the back of it. The flight was near... Read more ...

Bahamas Tourism & Aviation Minister attends air services meeting in Nairobi

Bahamas Tourism & Aviation Minister attends air services meeting in Nairobi

Bahamas Minister of Tourism and Aviation Dionisio D'Aguilar led a delegation attending negotiations on air services in Nairobi, Kenya, 10-14 December 2018. Other members of the... Read more ...

The New Land Rover Defender Looks Just Like a Mercedes G-Wagen From Here

The New Land Rover Defender Looks Just Like a Mercedes G-Wagen From Here

For years we've been eagerly waiting to see what the next Land Rover Defender will look like. The last “new Defender” concept came out in 2011, and since then, the only... Read more ...

European Waterways Helps Guests Celebrate 500 Years of French Renaissance

European Waterways Helps Guests Celebrate 500 Years of French Renaissance

European Waterways is inviting guests to celebrate “500 years of Renaissance Heritage” in France in 2019 with hotel barge cruises in the Loire Valley, a region that was at the... Read more ...

Knock Knock Pattaya Countdown 2018 receives support from Tourism Authority...

Knock Knock Pattaya Countdown 2018 receives support from Tourism Authority of Thailand

The “Knock Knock Pattaya Countdown 2018” electronic dance music concert has received support from the Tourism Authority of Thailand . Organised by the China Travel Service Head... Read more ...

Check In Your Baggage In Advance at The Gare Du Nord

Check In Your Baggage In Advance at The Gare Du Nord

Air France customers travelling from Paris-Charles de Gaulle will be able to check in their baggage in advance at Paris Gare du Nord. On the day of their flight, customers will... Read more ...

Hong Kong to welcome 2019 with pyromusical over Victoria Harbour

Hong Kong to welcome 2019 with pyromusical over Victoria Harbour

The Hong Kong Tourism Board will usher in the New Year with a spectacular pyromusical above the iconic Victoria Harbour.The Hong Kong New Year Countdown Celebrations 2019 will... Read more ...

Hong Kong to welcome 2019 with pyromusical over Victoria Harbour

Hong Kong to welcome 2019 with pyromusical over Victoria Harbour

The Hong Kong Tourism Board will usher in the New Year with a spectacular pyromusical above the iconic Victoria Harbour. The Hong Kong New Year Countdown Celebrations 2019 will... Read more ...

17 cool last-minute gifts for the music lover in your life

17 cool last-minute gifts for the music lover in your life

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Most of us... Read more ...

When Companies Pour Money Into SUVs Because The Good Times Will Never Stop

When Companies Pour Money Into SUVs Because The Good Times Will Never Stop

It's a good thing vehicle development is not on a years-long timescale and changing whole product strategies overnight is very easy to do. Read more ...