Bucket list items for great travel stories

Bucket list items for great travel stories

Everyone I know has got some kind of bucket list - including myself. For some it is a list of the meals they want to try, for others it is the craziest things they want to do, but for most it is made up of amazing places they want to visit. Here are my top bucket list items I think will make great travel stories for my grandchildren one day. Do you have your own tales? Do not hesitate to add the list to the comment section, maybe later they will serve as a topic for another article. In t... [read more]

The most beautiful affordable islands in the world

The most beautiful affordable islands in the world

When we think of our dream vacation, we often imagine a paradise island. Set against the scenic background of a palm-fringed, sandy beach, surrounded by crystal clear water - it really does sound nice, does it no? But why not make your dream come true? There are loads of beautiful islands in exotic places that are actually rather affordable travel destinations. We collected some of the most amazing islands with the most breathtaking beaches in the world that are also relatively cheap. Whi... [read more]

The best must-see festivals in Spain

The best must-see festivals in Spain

The list of why we love Spain is nearly endless. The Mediterranean country's many wonders include the beaches, the monuments of the Spain's history from both the Christian and Islamic times, the amazing national parks of the Pyrenees - and not only - and much more. But we also love this pearl of the Iberian peninsula because of its amazing and definitely must-see festivals, like bull races, very well illustrated in the below video. So which one is your favorite festival in Spain? Is it fu... [read more]

The best small towns in the USA for culture vultures

The best small towns in the USA for culture vultures

There are so many things for which you can adore or hate small towns, but allow me to talk about the 'adore' part of the deal today. You can love the people, the green grass, the fact that everyone knows everyone, the charming local pub and many other things - I love small towns for all of the above... But this time let's see which are the best small towns in the USA for culture vultures. The below towns are not only adorable, but they are also significant from some cultural point of vie... [read more]

Top things you must do in Morocco

Top things you must do in Morocco

Morocco has always been one of the most exotic countries for me. The endless desert with its cruel beauty, the dizzying crowds of the Marrakech bazaar, the baths and the sight of the Tuareg on their camels - they enchant me. As you will see in the short video below, the country offers loads of adventures and can cause incredible surprises. The best things you must do in Morocco are different for everyone who likes the country, here is one version and if you would like to add anything, ple... [read more]

Top 5 most hated airports in the world

Top 5 most hated airports in the world

When one plans to travel, one always sees lists about the best sights, restaurants and so on. But we must always know about things or places to beware of. The most hated and the worst airports are not necessarily the same thing, but I will try to combine all factors to come up with a list of the absolutely awful. Now behold the most hated airports in the world. The factors are very diverse from lack of professionalism of the staff through bad language skills to facilities. Do you have a ... [read more]

Top 5 best airports in Asia

Top 5 best airports in Asia

Naturally, you do not choose a travel or vacation destination based on the quality of the airport you arrive to. However, it is definitely interesting to know which are the greatest airports from a the viewpoint of cleanliness, comfort, entertainment and more. The below five are the best airports in Asia, all have excellent facilities where waiting between two flights is a real pleasure for anyone, so if you happen to be traveling to the area and you have the possibility, fly to one of th... [read more]

What are the features of a good hotel

What are the features of a good hotel

Naturally, the question is a little strange as the phrase means something different for every traveler based on their tastes and needs. Still, there are certain general features that a quality establishment must posses. Probably a collection of such characteristics will be most useful for less experienced travelers, but the real globe trotters may also find something new here. As you will see in the cute and funny video below, the comfort level of a bed is absolutely necessary - how else ... [read more]

Top 5 worst airlines for economy class flights

Top 5 worst airlines for economy class flights

Flying economy class can really be a pain - the queues, the waiting and small legroom, not even mentioning the occasional rude staff. Of course, there are exceptions, airlines companies providing a great in-flight experience with nice crew, good food and great services. However, today's article is about the top 5 worst airlines, at least for passengers flying on economy class flights. Have you ever had any really bad experience with one of these or another airline? Let us know about all ... [read more]

The best economy class airlines in the world

The best economy class airlines in the world

Flying on economy class, although costs less, but can be a very unpleasant experience: delays, high fees... should I go on? Fortunately there are exceptions, airlines where passengers are treated really kindly, where flying economy is a pleasure. Interestingly most of the best economy class airlines are Asian... those guys know something about quality and friendliness, that is certain! Have you got any very positive flight experience? What was the airline? Share with us the name of your f... [read more]