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10 African Countries Where Americans Can Visit ‘Visa Free’

10 African Countries Where Americans Can Visit ‘Visa Free’

10 African Countries Americans Can Visit Without a Special Entry Visa.

It is important to be knowledgeable about the entry requirements of a country you plan to visit. Unfortunately, due to a lack of planning, it is quite common for American citizens to incur unforeseen expenses as a result of carrying insufficient documentation. This can completely spoil travel plans, so it is best to be prepared. Luckily, It is important for instance, to check to be sure that your passport is valid for 6 months past the dates of your travel and that you have several blank pages available for stamps. Africa is a continent that offers the opportunity for Americans to visit several of its countries on a visa-free basis. Here’s a look at the African countries that do not require Americans to have special visas.

March 29, 2017 | By More
How to Avoid Travel Burnout on a Long-Term Trip

How to Avoid Travel Burnout on a Long-Term Trip

How to Maintain Your Excitement While Traveling Long-Term
Travel-Burnout is a very real deal, and we’ve got some advice to help you overcome it!

Some say that traveling – on a long-term basis – is one of the most rewarding things one can take on in this life. On the other hand, we all know that travel-burnout is a very real threat to long-term travelers, which can quickly make things go from being rainbows and butterflies to nothing but utter loneliness.

February 22, 2017 | By More
How To Choose The Very Best Fishing Charter

How To Choose The Very Best Fishing Charter

Finding the best fishing charter for your next vacation. A person can spend years trying to catch a prize fish and learning how a pro finds the secret fishing spots. The alternative comes from using a reputable fishing charter since you would be able to have a great experience in the hands of professionals. Fishing charters normally give you access to a luxury fishing boat, rods, reels and bait, and the experience of locals that know the best spots to catch the very best fish in the local area.

The only real problem is that fishing charters come in all types and are not that easy to choose if you do not know what to consider. Before selecting a really great fishing charter, you will want to conduct some research. Here are our top tips for finding the ideal fishing charter at your next destination:

February 20, 2017 | By More
Alaska Fishermen Share Best Spots For Catching The Big One!

Alaska Fishermen Share Best Spots For Catching The Big One!

13 Best Fishing Spots in Alaska for Catching The Big OneAlaska is known to be the state of adventures.

If you have a particular hobby, then Alaska will attract you. The kind of beauty and wonderful fishing spots makes Alaska the best in the world. You can catch some of the biggest Salmon fishes here. Alaska is located in Extreme North America and shares the maritime boundary with Russia. Apart from its perfect geographical location, Alaska is indeed a Disneyland for Fishing lovers. So, here are the best fishing spots in Alaska that you must visit.

February 15, 2017 | By More
How To Choose Your Perfect Ski Mountain in Colorado

How To Choose Your Perfect Ski Mountain in Colorado

Colorado Cream: Best Ski Resorts in Colorado and which mountain is best for you.

For many winter sports enthusiasts, Colorado has become synonymous with great skiing. The state’s ideal location within the Rocky Mountain region makes it a hotspot for snow lovers, and several ski resorts have earned outstanding reputations among locals and tourists alike. Here is a list of the best ski resorts in the great state of Colorado and what they offer different types of skiers and snowboarders. Make some of these your next winter destination this year with these resort ideas.

January 19, 2017 | By More
Discover Camping in the Grand Canyon of the East – Letchworth State Park, NY

Discover Camping in the Grand Canyon of the East – Letchworth State Park, NY

How to Camp in Letchworth State Park and Discover the Grand Canyon of the East

You think New York is one big concrete jungle that makes you mad with the hurly-burly of the city life. But the Big Apple has something huge to offer – camping to one of the greatest escapes you’ll ever have: Letchworth State Park. There’s no better place than famed Letchworth State Park which is known as the “Grand Canyon of the East,” and considered by many as having one of the most incredible scenery in the eastern states.

January 10, 2017 | By More
13 Exhilarating Adventure Activities in Wales, Brecon Beacons vs Wye Valley

13 Exhilarating Adventure Activities in Wales, Brecon Beacons vs Wye Valley

Brecon Beacons vs Wye Valley Activities – All The Adventure You Can Handle! The Brecon Beacons and Wye Valley are two stunning areas less than 20 miles from one another. Each has its own distinct geographical beauty, but both are hugely popular tourist destinations perfect for getting outdoors.

Brecon Beacons National Park is a grassy, heather-clad mountainous region situated just above South Wales’ historic coal mining region. This dramatic landscape, shaped by glaciers in the last Ice Age, was designated a national park in 1957. Here you’ll find South Wales’ highest peak, Pen y Fan, and a whole host of cracking outdoor activities reign supreme. In contrast, the Wye Valley is condensed to 58 miles of the River Wye to form some spectacular limestone gorge landscapes and dense ravine woodlands.

December 20, 2016 | By More
Top Choices For Great Skiing in Europe

Top Choices For Great Skiing in Europe

Best skiing locations in Europe

Europe is one of the best and exciting destinations in the world for all you ski enthusiasts. If you’re looking for thrills, skiing, snowboarding, snowshoe walks or just a white venture away with the family, then Europe is the destination that will fit all your snowy needs.

If you’re a little less energetic and just want to enjoy the view, Europe has some of the most beautiful scenery in the world. The traditional alpine villages and soaring mountain tops with the breath-taking views will make your glad you made the journey. When you finally hit the bottom of the slope, you’ll be welcomed with charming hotels equipped with trendy shops and quality restaurants and activities for all ages.

December 14, 2016 | By More
6 Epic Spots For Adventures in Germany

6 Epic Spots For Adventures in Germany

Six Sites For Epic Adventures in Germany

The Germans are still trying to make us think that they are too temperate to have anything to do with adventure, but they can’t fool us. Germany has every vital ingredient that would pump up a crazy wild ride for any adventurer. So without any further ado, here are the six epic adventure spots that you can discover on your next trip to Germany.

October 31, 2016 | By More
A Traveller’s Guide to Samui’s Beautiful Offshore Islands

A Traveller’s Guide to Samui’s Beautiful Offshore Islands

Travellers’ Guide to Koh Samui – Thailand’s Beautiful Offshore Islands

Luxurious villa life, pristine white shores, fresh coconuts, swinging hammocks, do you think that is all there is to Koh Samui? Think again! Travelling to Koh Samui encompasses more than just discovering the tropical island. Just a short distance away from Samui lie various offshore islands, each with its own alluring charms. Not sure which one to visit? Hop on a speedboat with us for a tour around these islands.

October 10, 2016 | By More
Best Roads For Long Motorcycle Rides in USA – Take The Scenic Route

Best Roads For Long Motorcycle Rides in USA – Take The Scenic Route

Best Mortorcycle Routes For Long Scenic Drives

A motorcycle is more than a way to get from one place to another. It’s a way to experience the ride more fully than you can in a car. The most important part of that experience is the route, and there are plenty of great roads to choose from for a long and pleasant ride. Before putting your bike away for the winter, think about checking out some rides made for viewing the fall foliage. Get out your thicker jackets and see if any of these rides are in your area.

October 5, 2016 | By More
Ultimate Otherworldly Iceland Adventures

Ultimate Otherworldly Iceland Adventures

Can Iceland Really Offer Perfect Otherworldly Conditions for Adventure?

Interested in finding the next great adventure location for your holiday? How about travelling to Iceland this year and see whether tourists who have been there are right when they say it is the land of otherworldly adventures. What could you do there? You could engage in a wide number of adventures in caving tours, ice caves, go for glacier hiking or even amazing snowmobile tours. The fun does not stop here. Just imagine yourself in a super jeep tour together with friends or hiking to master the world. Let’s see more about what Iceland has to offer to tourists around the world interested in having the adventure of their life.

October 3, 2016 | By More
Exploring Palawan Island Philippines and It’s 8 Must-See Sites

Exploring Palawan Island Philippines and It’s 8 Must-See Sites

Discovering Palawan Philippines, and it’s 8 Must-See Sites

There is no doubt that Palawan is one of the most admired travel destinations in the Philippines. Its pristine beauty has captivated the hearts of many tourists who’d very much love to return to this tropical paradise. From its glistening waters, fancy beaches and many other island attractions, this island never fails to astonish its guests.

September 21, 2016 | By More
7 Best Hikes in America’s West – Full of Thrills and Wonder

7 Best Hikes in America’s West – Full of Thrills and Wonder

The 7 Best and Most Spectacular Hikes in America’s West.

Yes the West is huge. It can be hard to figure out where, exactly, one should strike out for a mind-blowing hike. Other than tropical jungle, there’s every type of terrain imaginable. There are rainforests, high deserts, mountains, canyons, plains, and even an entire landscape of nothing but lava rock called Craters of the Moon.

August 12, 2016 | By More
5 Himalayan Hikes For The Average Fit Traveler

5 Himalayan Hikes For The Average Fit Traveler

Himalayan Hikes (Treks) That The Average Fit Traveler Can Tackle – Yes You Can!

You may be surprised to learn that the Great Himalayan Mountain range has treks for all types of travelers, from epic and challenging to the easiest and most accessible. Many people avoid this travel destination because they assume that it’s all covered in snow. In reality, many paths are actually blooming with greenery: flower fields, plain plateaus and camping sites that are not positioned at extreme altitudes, are easy to find.

July 29, 2016 | By More
Post Card From Sri Lanka, Discover the Pearl of the Indian Ocean

Post Card From Sri Lanka, Discover the Pearl of the Indian Ocean

Let Us Share Exclusive Travel Secrets of Beautiful Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is a gorgeous place that is rightfully recognized as the ‘pearl of the Indian Ocean’. Sri Lanka is attracting the interest of more and more travelers across the globe thanks to its scenic beauty and courteous culture. Sri Lanka is a handsome and exotic destination alive with striking culture, distinctive language, nature, wildlife, picturesque landscape, beaches and tradition.

July 21, 2016 | By More
Where I’d Like To Be Today!

Where I’d Like To Be Today!

Life is full of stress, challenges and sometimes just boredom.  When I need a boost, I simply think of where in the world I’d like to be today.  Here are this weeks picks: Thursday 5/26 Exploring the Peloponnese region of Greece. Unspoiled, uncrowded and filled with ancient sites. The Peloponnese was named #1 place in […]

May 25, 2016 | By More
Backpacking Through Thailand My Story of Self-Discovery

Backpacking Through Thailand My Story of Self-Discovery

If you asked me why I was planning to travel through Thailand a year ago, I would have spouted off some nonsense about the beauty of the earth, the people, and the spirituality of traveling alone and having a grand adventure. I had ideals and I was certain that I was an open-minded, easy-going individual, and that I would be welcomed into the fold. I thought I was rugged enough to withstand primitive accommodations, and that I could have an experience that I would remember forever. On my trip however, all of my misconceptions about myself went out the window; I had to reshape my own opinion of myself, and I learned a few things.

Let me share them.

May 24, 2016 | By More
Exploring The Wild West Coast of Iceland

Exploring The Wild West Coast of Iceland

Want to explore wild west? Western Iceland remains off the beaten track and well worth exploring.

Iceland has become a popular tourist destination in the recent years. It has some of the most stunning landscapes in the world and fantastic views of the Northern Lights; the capital city Reykjavik is also well known for its vibrant, bustling atmosphere and welcoming locals. However, just an hour from the city is the relatively unexplored ‘Wild West’. There are an abundance of ice caves, lava tubes and small villages which offer an amazing glimpse if traditional Icelandic life. Places to visit in this part of Iceland include:

March 25, 2016 | By More
Road Trip Bliss, Going-To-The-Sun Road To Reach The Crown-of-the-Continent

Road Trip Bliss, Going-To-The-Sun Road To Reach The Crown-of-the-Continent

Your guide to reaching the unforgettable Crown-of-the-Continent in Glacier National Park

I remember standing on a boardwalk atop a glacier. Besides the brown and gray weather-beaten boardwalk, the entire landscape was white. The sky was incredibly blue. A crowd of people lined the boardwalk, snapping pictures.

March 16, 2016 | By More