During July, the topic of the month is rail travel, and where better to travel by rail than Cinque Terre in northern Italy? Of course, if you’re travelling from Canada (or the U.S.A.), you’ll need to hop on a plane to Italy first, but once in “il Bel Paese,” there are plenty of rail services connecting Cinque Terre (via La Spezia) to the rest of the country.
La Mesa del Junquillo is a plateau that rises 869 metres between two reservoirs (Siberio & Parralillo). The top is surrounded by several man-made caves for rooms and storage. The view of the Tejeda Caldera from the top of the plateau are stunning.
In this article, I highlight two ideal regions in New Zealand where you can go on a variety of immersive excursions that, I believe, will provide you with a good experience and understanding of the landscapes, wilderness and culture that New Zealand is known for, as well as provide an awesome adventure. On North Island, you’ll experience Māori culture as well as volcanic landscapes, and on South Island, you’ll experience rugged wilderness and spectacular fiords.
The 10 best places to visit in Australia according to Touropia. Watch the video or view a list.
A UNESCO World Heritage site worthy of an excursion is Mount Etna on the island of Sicily in Italy. The largest active strato volcano in Europe and highest in Italy, on clear days, it is visible from half of Sicily, so even on a visit to the island you’re bound to see its peak at some point.
Do you know where in the world you can tour the Hobbiton Movie Set?
If you’re a movie buff, or loved the Hobbit and Lord of the Rings movies, then you’ll probably know exactly where in the world the Hobbiton Movie Set is located…but if not, can you guess?
Follow the trail of clues to find out where you can tour Hobbiton.
Below are 14 safety tips for solo female travellers that other women have used when travelling alone, including myself and my sister, who is much younger than me and recently travelled solo in Vietnam and Australia.
Where in the world can you find this stunning dolphin-shaped lake? I cruised this lake during a tour of the mountainous region where it is located. You too can see this lake as part of an adventure tour that winds its way through no less than 5 countries.
So, you’ve been chatting with your best friend about a destination you really want to check off your bucket list or about really needing a short getaway. Your partner has no interest in going with you, or can’t get the time off work, but you really don’t want to go on your own. Turns out your best friend is in the same boat, so you decide it might be a great idea to gather a few more friends and other female family members and arrange a group trip to make it more fun.
But where do you start?
One of the reasons I started my travel business was because I realized, like me, there are many other women around my age, who don’t get to travel as much as they should. They want to travel to exotic countries, check off their bucket list items and experience the world, but for one reason or another, they don’t get to do so.