Field Notes

10 Travel Instagram Accounts to Take you on a Visual Escape

Whenever the moment strikes when you want to get on a plane and go as far away from real life as possible, travel Instagrammers and blogger's sites can be just what the doctor ordered to cure your restless and wandering heart. These accounts (and the...

5 Books to Make You Fall in Love with Travel

Those that have traveled the world over can attest to a feeling of invigoration and wonder at experiencing a new place for the first time. The sights, the sounds, the aromas all put your senses on high alert, taking in as much of your surroundings...

10 of the Most Amazing European Street Artists to Discover and Follow

The streets are increasingly becoming witnesses of the creativity of hundreds if not thousands of artists around the world. Spaces that were once ignored by pedestrians, are now being highlighted by the work of incredible visual storytellers. Europe is home to some of the most...

5 Tips to Make Your Glamping Trip a Success

If you’re intrigued by the idea of glamping for your next travel escapade, take a gander at these tried but true tricks of the trade to maximize your wilderness experience.   1. A Little Prep Goes a Long Way   A little glamping preparation will make the journey to...

The Literary Suburbs of Key West

By Natasha Orme   When my other half suggested visiting Key West on our Florida holiday, I wasn’t all that excited. I mean, I hadn’t really heard of the place (I must have been living under a rock) and didn’t know what was there. Only when I...

A Beginner’s Guide to Glamping

Let’s be honest: ‘glamping’ isn’t exactly the most tantalizing term to toss around. There’s no delicate roll off the tongue and it always makes me start humming Glamorous by Fergie (ft. Ludacris). None of which are terribly bad (it’s a catchy song), but it definitely...

A Mural Festival That Changed Vancouver’s Face

Earlier this month we hosted a guided bike tour, in partnership with the bike sharing service Mobi, of the newly created murals after the first ever Vancouver Mural Festival celebrated in the city. Our very own Joanna Riquett took 20 people around the Mount Pleasant...

Swimming With Wild Dolphins in Oahu, Hawaii

Brought to you by Beth Richards Swimwear      Generally, I'm terrified of anything that lives and moves under water. Dolphins are not the exception and even though I have touched and played with dolphins before, I was on land and not sharing the same pot of water...

4 Reasons Why You Should Add Palawan to Your Bucket List

We all have dream destinations we want to visit one day. Whether it’s in the country or somewhere abroad, we all have the yearning to step foot into a different place and see something unique, something fascinating. Palawan is one of the most notable travel destinations...