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The world is jam-packed with things to do. From events and festivals to attractions and free activities, how do you choose to spend your travel time?

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The Peak of One of Gaudi's Mansion Art Pieces in Barcelona, Spain, Europe
A Day in Barcelona on a Budget

Spending the day walking the streets of Barcelona offers the perfect opportunity to see, feel and learn the local history and architecture in a single day.

A Lazy Barbary Macaque Relaxing on Some Rocks in Southern France's Rocamadour Monkey Park, Europe
Monkeying around France with Barbary Macaques

Did you know southern France has free roaming Barbary Macaques? Meet, touch and learn all about this endangered species at the Forêt des Singes in Rocamadour.

Slovenia UNESCO Cave in the Karst Plateau Region of Europe's Balkan Countries, East Europe, No watermark
Exploring the Skocjanske James Cave

Famed for its caves, Slovenia's Karst region has some of the most unique underground systems in all of the Balkan countries. Join us as we venture into the heart of the Skocjanske James UNESCO cave.

Several Coasteering People Along the Coast with WIND in Portugal
Coasteering the Portuguese Arrábida Nature Park

If you are an adrenaline junkie, who wants to avoid the crowds while traveling in Portugal, head to the Arrábida region of this country and try coasteering, an extreme sport that combines swimming, climbing, and cliff jumping.

Ali and Joey Windsurfing in Spain on the Mer Menor close to La Manga
Trying our Hand at Windsurfing Spain’s Mar Menor

Trying to windsurf for the first time is no easy feat but a good place to start is on Spain's Mar Menor a sheltered lagoon well-known for watersports.

The Cliffs And Water Of The Island Of Zakynthos
Zakynthos To Do’s for the Non-Diver

Use this list during your vacation to take yourself to the top 5 most important sites on Zakynthos island!

The Rear Of A Sailboat Anchored Near The White Beach
Sailing on Santorini

Take to the water and sail around Santorini, one of Greece's most beautiful volcanic islands.

Blue Dome Of A Church On Santorini
Hopping Over to Santorini Island

Combine the natural beauty of Santorini with some rich history and stunning sights for the ultimate Greek vacation.

Looking Across at the Stadium
A Day at an Olympic Stadium

While traveling Greece, don't miss out on Athen's Panathenaic Stadium, a world renown sports complex that hosted the first modern day Olympic games.

Temple on the Cliff
Making Friends with Poseidon

The tip of Cape Sounion, Greece was the picture perfect spot for our half day adventure and swim with Poseidon, the mighty god of the sea.

The Sun Behind The French Alps
Snowboarding the French Alps

Looking for some fun in the snow? Flaine, France is the perfect place to hit the slopes on your winter vacation.

Some Beer On The Wall Of The Brewery In The Netherlands
Amsterdam’s Windmill Brewery

Combine beer tasting with urban beauty on your Netherlands vacation. Stop for a drink or stay for a tour at Amsterdam's only windmill brewery.

Cheese Shop In Gouda And Samples
From Gouda with Love

What better way to indulge in a little dairy goodness than in the Netherlands historic city of Gouda!

Pink Sky And Kinderdijk Windmills
A Horizon of Windmills

Explore the windmills filled horizon of the Kinderdijk while learning all about Dutch history in just one day.

Joey's Big Splash
Northern Ontario Polar Dipping

What better way to welcome the New Year than with a plunge into the cold lake waters of northern Ontario.

Fingerprint
Escape the Diefenbunker

Kick your gaming up a notch by visiting the Diefenbunker, the world's largest escape room in Carp, Ontario.

View of the Granada Cathedral
The Best of Granada

On vacation in Granada, Nicaragua and wondering what to do? Check out the best 9 things to do around the city.

Coffee Plantation
Hiking the Mombacho Volcano

Step by step we ascended Mombacho's 4,400 feet in the hot sun and hiked the crater trail giving ourselves heat exhaustion in the process.

Side View of Someone Sliding Down
Volcano Boarding in Léon

Recklessly sliding down the Cerro Negro volcano on a piece of plastic is not an activity for the fainthearted.

So ya Wanna be a Surfer?

The wild Pacific waves of San Juan del Sur are a hit with the surfers. Read about our weekend at Nicaragua's most popular surfing destination.

The Red Hot Inside of Masaya
Feeling the Heat in Masaya

The city of Masaya has tours galore looking to show off their active volcano, colourful markets and exquisite pottery.

A Toucan at the Costa Rica Tour Pool
Miravalles Volcano Tour

The Miravalles Volcano Tour gave us a the best overview of some of Costa Rica's highlighted activities.

The Azure Rio Celeste Waterfalls
El Río Celeste

Hidden in the jungles of Tenorio National Park, the Río Celeste proves time and time again that it is a favourite waterfall among Costa Rican tourists.

The Looming Natural View of the Arenal Volcano
3 Outdoor Adventures in La Fortuna

La Fortuna is a small city with a big personality. This tourist hot spot has some unique outdoor places that are a must-see.

Funnel Spider
The Rainforest Bugs and Beasts

The cloud forests of Monteverde, Costa Rica are home to some interesting jungle creatures.

Turtle Side Profile
I left my Heart in Ostional

Read about our trip to Ostional and find out about the prime sea turtle nesting beaches in Costa Rica.

Ali And Joey With The Ironman Sign
Racing to Become an Ironman

Push your endurance limits by racing the monster of all triathlons, an Ironman.

Smoking Mars Like Landscape in Myvatn
Hiking in Mývatn

Iceland's natural beauty is overwhelming, specifically around Mývatn. Check out the top 5 places to hike in this region.

The Blue Water
Iceland Hot Springs

Take a dip in the Blue Lagoon and the Mývatn Nature Baths, two of Iceland's best geothermal hot springs.

Icelandic Horses
The Iceland Bucket List

Try these 9 adventures and truly feel like you have lived it up on your vacation to Iceland.

Seljalandsfoss Waterfall with Ali
Don’t Go Chasing Waterfalls

Iceland's pristine beauty is world renowned and after having visited 8 different waterfalls around the country we now understand why.

Rainbow Over a Field
Icelandic Trolls

The Fossatún troll gardens is a neat spot to check out and learn about Icelandic fables and superstitions.

The Glacier Lagoon in Southern Iceland
Icebergs

Seeing the beauty of Iceland's world renowned Jökulsárlón Lagoon was a jaw dropping experience. Check out our frigid adventure.

Cuban Streets with a Green Old Fashioned Car
Highlights of Cuba

Follow our vacation highlights for a list of the best things to do while travelling to Cuba.

A Wall of Skulls
Les Catacombes

Explore the Catacombs of Paris; one of the creepiest tourist site in France.

Close Up of the Tower
La Tour

Check out the complete guide on what to expect when climbing the Eiffel Tower.

Amsterdam Bike Silhouette
Visiting the Netherlands

From world famous windmills to delicious cheeses, there is no shortage of places to see in Holland all year round.

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