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“We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.”   

            – Anonymous

Travel should be a lifestyle choice and the way you travel is reflective of your life priorities. Leisure has no definition, it all depends on how you feel happy and satisfied. Similarly your travel choices are greatly influenced by your lifestyle choices.

If you are adventurous then a safari trip can be your travel choice, if you love peace,nature and solitude then off beat locations would entice you and if you like lights, music and dance then may be you will choose to make a trip to some upcoming musical show. Your style of living, personality and habits determine your travel choice to a great extent.

The selections on this page including thoughtful and inspiring stories that offer a glimpse into one’s life journey. These stories are reflections of a life that is being well lived.

  • Climate change was one of the main factors Plunkett McCullagh presented to his family when he pitched using part of the family’s inheritance from selling their countryside pub to found Heyday Chalet, a new coliving spot for digital nomads in Morzine, France.

  • When I initially heard about free air life, my mind immediately conjured up images of people hiking frozen glaciers, swimming across the fjords and scaling mountains of terrifying heights.

  • Mountain View, California, nestled in the heart of Silicon Valley, is a bustling city that attracts visitors and new residents alike with its unique blend of culture, innovation, and scenic beauty.  It's a place where the past and future intersect, offering a plethora of things to see in Mountain View that capture the imagination of tech enthusiasts, history buffs, and nature lovers. The city’s diverse attractions range from high-tech corporate campuses to historical sites and green spaces, ensuring there's something to delight every type of explorer. The charm of Mountain View is not just in its tourist spots but also in the quality of life it offers, making it a popular destination for people looking for a new place to call home. With its community-focused living, excellent educational institutions, and abundant greenery, it's no wonder that many consider living in Mountain View, CA, a dream.  For those captivated by its [...]

  •     Choosing the perfect place to raise a family is one of the most important decisions a parent can make. Factors such as safety, education, healthcare, and overall quality of life play a crucial role in this decision. Recent research suggests that Budapest, Hungary, has emerged as a hidden gem for families seeking an exceptional quality of life. In this article, we'll explore the top reasons why Budapest stands out as the best place to raise a family. Safety and Low Crime Rates One of the primary concerns for families is the safety of their loved ones. Budapest boasts impressively low crime rates, making it one of the safest European capitals. The city's commitment to maintaining a secure environment is reflected in its well-trained police force and strict law enforcement. Whether you're strolling through the historic streets or enjoying a peaceful evening in the parks, you'll feel secure in [...]

  • Ahh, Costa Rica! If you’re moving to the lovely Central American country, let me be the first to say congratulations. You have a lot to look forward to. It’s not a coincidence that so many foreigners are packing their bags and relocating to Costa Rica. But before you commit, there are a few things to consider.

  • If you're looking for tourism opportunities linked explicitly to gambling, we have available advice for you. Even though quite a few countries are relatively liberal in their gambling laws in Europe, Norway remains one of our top picks. Indeed, Norway may not be the most liberal of them all. Several laws regulate gambling. However, it means that you are primarily protected by the actual government and have an opportunity to enjoy this activity without fearing that you will be scammed as a tourist just passing through Norway. To give you more context, today we are taking a closer look at the tourism industry in Norway, travel opportunities, and everything that deals with online and land-based casinos in this country. Laws and Regulations for Casinos in Norway Let's first determine whether gambling is legal in Norway. A simple answer is yes. You are allowed to gamble and place bets as a [...]

  • Party animals, pay attention. Summer is here in full force. So, if you're still looking for places to party like summer will never end, keep these top 12 party spots north of the equator in mind.

  • Travel vicariously through author Karen Gershowitz’s compelling stories as she gives us an up-close, often humorous look at the defining moments that only travel can offer.

  • I bend to reach under a blueberry bush, knowing the juiciest berries are hiding underneath, where all the other pickers have missed them.

  • Greeks don’t seek kefi, they find it naturally in their day-to-day lives.

  • There is really no such thing as a “successful” traveler. You may have accomplished travelers or well-traveled people, but being a successful traveler is quite subjective and should be left up to the opinion of others. That’s largely because traveling is seen as such a temporary, fleeting thing. You save up your vacation time, look for a great vacation spot, and make sure to actually take that vacation each year. Even though you may believe traveling to be a temporary thing, there are plenty of people in the world who make it a full-time gig. How? By becoming digital nomads. Digital nomads are those that bounce around from spot to spot, running a business or working online. The term digital nomad is open, and can be one of many different things. Below, we’re going to discuss some basic tips to help you be a successful digital nomad and keep the [...]

  • Google will bring its travel-related apps and products under one landing page known as Trips. People who come to will find Google Flights, Google hotels search, the mobile Google Trips apps and others and plan out their travel easily and effectively. At Trips, users can look for a destination and choose their flights, travel guides, hotels or vacation packages. Once a trip has been set up, regardless of how it’s booked, Trips can be used to see the booking receipts that provide users with confirmation codes, itinerary and travel information. Users will also see weather reports for their travel dates. There have been tidbits of Trips throughout different Google products the last several months, but they’ve now been combined into one area. A person who makes a reservation at a hotel or restaurant can find the business on Google Maps, which will show the reservation date and time. Clicking [...]