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Lifting the Veil Off Transylvania

By Norman Dacanay   Crisp. February mornings in Bucharest are downright crisp. After a couple of days in Bucharest, my wife and I were ready to get out of the city. We wandered through the train station looking for our ride out of the city, only to...

Chasing Imperfections in Barcelona

The house breathed, heaving slowly underneath me, a living entity. Or perhaps the undulating rooftop I stood upon aroused that sentiment. Twisting spires next to me, like the flared nostrils of a dragon, wheezed out ventilation. Casa Mila was not what I expected: fanciful for...

Get it Cheap! 3 Apps For Finding The Most Affordable Flights

By: Oliver Wilson   When it comes to budgeting travel expenses, most tourists find airline flights the most expensive part of vacations. In fact, early last month, Fortune revealed that the top US airlines announced that they have raised the cost of flights since last year. Despite...

15 Most Bizarre Hobbies around the World [Infographic]

What we do in our own time is totally up to us, but for some people it becomes a real business. Check out this infographic to find the most bizarre hobbies around the world and let us know if you have one yourself!     Source: Gifts.co.uk....

Staycation in LA: How to Enjoy Venice Beach in One Day

I live in Los Angeles. As metropolitan cities go, it’s a humongous network of neighborhoods, each with its own vibe. This summer, I staycayed for one month at my friend’s Venice Beach pad a block from the Boardwalk. It helps to have friends in cool...

10 Reasons To Say “Yes” To Long-Term Solo Travel

Solo travel will alter your life forever — regardless of your age, circumstances or where on this planet you wish to go.   #1 – Why long-term travel? Think of yourself as a pioneer on an interior expedition. Yes, you are off to foreign lands, cultures and languages,...