Category Archives: Rural/CountrySide

The Most Remote Hotels and Resorts

More than seven billion people live on Earth, a number that is expected to grow to 10.9 billion by the year 2050. With each day urbanization sweeps the globe, the isolated areas—the middle-of-nowheres —are becoming…

A Taste of Indian Royalty: Jaipur

Jaipur is the capital of the princely state of Rajasthan, the only ‘desert’ state in India, located in the north-west, along the border with Pakistan. Its history is unique in that the past is still…

2015 Summer Trip Holidays

Statistics show this Summer will be the most popular year for travel. But do you know where to spend your time off? We’ve selected ten outstanding destinations that are perfect for summer getaways. Get ready to plan…

Reviving Rwanda with Tourism

Piercing chants cut the silence. First one, then another; like a group of birds in conversation. The sounds are soon joined by frenetic movement smoothed by rhythmic drumming as men bearing headdresses and long, pointed spears make…

Rejuvenating in Reykjavik, Iceland

Iceland is all about the wild outdoors. It’s one of the most naturally beautiful countries I’ve ever visited, and it’s chock full of extreme features like volcanoes, glaciers, expansive geo thermal areas, waterfalls and geysers.…

Taking the Road Less Travelled

There are plenty of “2015 Hot Travel Destination” lists circulating, even though the dust has settled a bit. As we field questions about our own favorite destinations, most memorable experiences and where we recommend people…