The World

The World

World Map painted on hands

“The world is so empty if one thinks only of mountains, rivers and cities; but to know someone here and there who thinks and feels with us, and though distant, is close to us in spirit—this makes the earth for us an inhabited garden.”

–Saint Augustine

The world has so much to share with those wish to travel and those who are into traveling. Possibilities of exploring the world are endless. The world has so much to offer – from its nature, to histories of lands, cultures of various groups across the globe, different flavors to savor or simply to escape one’s monotonous life. The reasons for another trip around the world are many , if not just love for traveling. The world beckons us to step out of our cozy homes and daily routines and take a trip to any place ,known or unknown.

Unpack the beauty and wonders of the world through the insightful stories below.  Travel and explore the globe in your own way, make another unforgettable trip to a new place.

  • Some wonderful travel options are available to the LGBTQ+ community, where travel can be enjoyed without fear of discrimination or violence.

  • Our plans of chasing our bucket list across the world in 2020 have been replaced by cancellations, quarantines, and an uncertain future. Many countries still have a ban on non-essential travel, and others have opened borders under strict restrictions. It's safe to say that we travel lovers have had to do some pivoting.

  • Looking for unique ways to shower the ones you love with gifts and praise for Valentine’s Day? We’ve got you covered with inspiration from different cultures around the world who honor love in unique ways. Here are 18 of the sweetest ways that people declare their love on Valentine’s Day from Bulgaria to Guatemala and beyond.

  • During February, there is an influx of travel stories for the “Best Places to Celebrate Black History Month”. It’s great and there are so many places I want to visit! However, the same list almost disappears into the ether as soon as March 1st arrives.

  • Ahoy, fellow travelers! If you’re embarking on your first-ever cruise vacation, you’re in for a treat! Cruises allow you to visit multiple destinations, and shore excursions help you enjoy your time on land to the fullest. However, planning a shore excursion can be overwhelming, especially for first-time cruisers. Don’t worry, though; we’ve got you covered! This twelve-step guide will help you plan a successful shore excursion. Let’s begin. 1. Consider The Preferences Of Your Travel Companions  Picture this: you’re planning a fantastic shore excursion and want everyone to have a memorable experience. But keep in mind that different people have varied interests.  For example, if you’re planning excursions in Nassau Bahamas, while you may prefer thrilling underwater adventures, some of your travel companions might be into cultural immersions. To ensure a pleasant trip, consider everyone’s preferences.  Once you’ve taken everyone’s desires into account, you can plan a well-tailored itinerary that [...]

  • As selfies with tigers, primates and other wild species front Instagram and Facebook feeds, tourists are now forced to question the morals and ethics of their encounters with captive animals.

  • As the world eagerly awaits the stroke of midnight on New Year's Eve, cities across the globe gear up to bid farewell to the old year and welcome the new with awe-inspiring displays of fireworks. These dazzling shows have become synonymous with celebration, joy, and the promise of a fresh start. Join us on a captivating journey across continents as we explore the New Year's Eve fireworks displays that have captured the world's imagination. Since we will be ringing in the new year in Las Vegas, I’ll start there.

  • Today, while most countries continue to honor New Year's Day on January 1st, each country's traditions couldn't be more different.

  • Picture this – it's the last day of the year, and everywhere you look, people are gearing up for a night of celebration. New Year's Eve has this enchanting vibe, a mix of saying goodbye to the past and embracing the unknown of the future. One thing that adds that extra sparkle to the festivities is the mesmerizing display of fireworks that paints the night sky with bursts of color.

  • Young man playing drums during Kwanzaa. celebration

    Kwanzaa, the vibrant and culturally rich holiday that celebrates African heritage, unity, and community, is observed by millions of people worldwide. As the holiday gains widespread recognition, communities around the globe come together to commemorate the principles and traditions of Kwanzaa. While the celebrations vary in scale and style, some locations stand out as hosting the largest and most impactful Kwanzaa festivities.

  • Kwanzaa, a celebration deeply rooted in African heritage, offers a unique opportunity for individuals across the globe to come together in unity, reflection, and festivity. In this article, I will delve into the rich history of Kwanzaa, explore its profound meaning, examine where it is celebrated, assess its acceptance on a global scale, and understand why it is observed the week following Christmas.

  • It turns out that Santa Claus doesn't visit the entire world. Officially, the Christmas holiday is on the 24th and 25th of December each year. However, in reality, each region and country celebrates Christmas at earlier or later dates based on their own traditions and beliefs.