Vacation

Gifts For Travelers Who Want to Stay Home

Road warriors know that with all the highs of travel can sometimes come some lows. Traveling frequently or for long periods of time can really make you miss home sweet home. So we’ve rounded up a collection of great gifts for the traveler who ...

Gift Guide: Gifts for Travelers

It’s never too soon to begin thinking about gifts for your loved ones. And for those who have travelers on their shopping lists, finding the right gift is all the more fun! We compiled a list of our favorite things for the road warriors on your ...

Black Friday and Cyber Monday Travel Deals

It’s time for the best shopping days of the year! Take a look at these great travel deals we’ve rounded up for Black Friday and Cyber Monday. And before you start your shopping, check out these 5 best credit cards for Black Friday and Cyber Monday ...

The 1,001 tales of Jaisalmer, Rajasthan

Bada Bagh, Jaisalmer, India Travelling to magical Jaisalmer in Rajasthan At the western edge of India, in the middle of the world’s second-largest desert, the fairytale kingdom of Jaisalmer appears, as if by magic, like a golden mirage in a ...

Top 5 Indian festivals for foreign visitors

Celebrating the Holi Festival in Barsana, India Indian Festivals: 5 festivals of India worth planning your trip around INDIA IS KNOWN for sensory-busting, rambunctious, non-stop festivals. At any time of the year, all over the country, Indian ...

Vipassana: 10 days of silent meditation in India

Meditation in India at a Buddhist retreat in the Himalayas is a life-changing experience. Photo Pixabay. Table of Contents Meditation in India: A vow of silence for peace of mind A guest post from Darcie Connell of Trekity.com. Ten days of ...

Essential Guide to planning your Ladakh Trip

Ladakh photo by Kit Yeng Chan. Table of Contents Essential Guide to planning your Ladakh Trip Guest post by Marco Ferrarese of MonkeyRockWorld. All photos by Kit Yeng Chan. FEW PLACES IN INDIA are as diverse and breathtaking as Ladakh, the ...

Travel Essentials for New Parents

With so many baby items on the market today, new parents could spend way too much time researching the options. Thankfully, now that I have had two babies, I’ve put in endless hours of research (twice!) and have been able to try out many different ...

Myanmar Travel Guide

Bein’s Bridge at sunset. Photo credit Monique Skidmore. Table of Contents Your introduction to Myanmar travel includes travel tips and best places to visit By guest writer Monique Skidmore of Trip Anthropologist. For many years, Myanmar was ...

How not to get sick while traveling in India

Indian food is delicious and should not be avoided, just be cautious to prevent getting sick in India. Pixabay Table of Contents How not to get sick while traveling in India TRAVEL IN INDIA, and in so many other places, definitely has its ...

Stroller Review: Maxi-Cosi Zelia Max 5-in-1 Modular Travel System

With the multitude of stroller and car seat options out there, it can be challenging for any parent to find the best option for their family. I’ve been fortunate to be able to review lots of different models and because of this, I’ve really ...

Sri Lanka food: The best things to eat

Best Sri Lanka food includes Sri Lankan curry, hoppers, sweets, and tea A guest post from Lotte of Phenomenal Globe. One of the main reasons I travel is to try new and exciting dishes. So, during our travels around Sri Lanka I tried out a ...

Best places to visit in Kolkata

The Victoria Memorial is top tourist place visit in Kolkata. Photo by Mariellen Ward. Table of Contents Best places to visit in Kolkata: An insider’s guide  Insider’s Guide to Kolkata: A guest post by Kolkata local Bedabrata ...

Travel Essentials Packing List for Asia

Deborah wearing her Marmot raincoat and handy daypack at the Giant Buddha in Taiwan Table of Contents Travel Essentials Packing List for Asia: What you need and what you don’t Guest post by Deborah Provenzale. YOU’RE EXCITED FOR your ...

How to celebrate Diwali in India

Photo courtesy San Sharma Table of Contents How to celebrate Diwali, the Festival of Lights, in India UPDATED 2019: DIWALI MEANS “rows of lighted lamps” and it is also called the Festival of Lights. It is the most enthusiastically ...

How to use an Indian toilet… and why

Homes in rural India have Indian toilets Table of Contents Indian toilets, or squat toilets, are better for you and the environment ONE OF THE MANY cultural adjustments I have made in India is learning to use an Indian toilet, or squat ...

Everything you need to know about a Sri Lanka safari

Wild elephants as seen on safari in Kaudulla National Park, Sri Lanka Table of Contents Everything you need to know to go on a Sri Lanka safari This guest post was written by Meg Atteberry of Fox in the Forest. FOR SUCH A tiny island ...

Ten years of travel blogging on Breathedreamgo

Everyone’s favourite photos: A surprise elephant blessing in Kanchipuram, February 2006 Table of Contents Celebrating 10 years of publishing Breathedreamgo Ten years ago today, I hit the publish button on Breathedreamgo for the first ...

Eat, Pray, Love and India and the quest

Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat, Pray, Love, is returning to India Table of Contents Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat, Pray, Love, returns to visit India Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat, Pray, Love, travelled to India in 2004 as part of ...

Packing for Your Next Outdoor Adventure

The great outdoors offers an endless amount of opportunities for fun and adventure. All one has to do is go out and start exploring. Well, perhaps not all; it pays to be prepared when venturing into the wilderness. For all-day or multi-day ...

Essential Gear to Record Videos on an Outdoor Vacation

Are you about to embark on a great outdoor vacation and want to record lots of amazing videos while you’re on your adventure? If that is your aim it is important that you’re prepared for it – and that starts by packing the right gear. Although it ...

How to Manage Stress When Studying Abroad

Studying abroad, whether it’s for your degree in architecture or another field of study is exciting, but at the same time, it can be filled with a lot of stress making it difficult to manage stress when studying abroad. From the pressure to ...

Why Travel to See Where Your Ancestors Came From?

Ancestral discovery and deciding to travel to see where your ancestors came from has become increasingly popular. Lots of people are interested in finding out more about their genealogy and how it all comes together to make them the person they are ...

Health and Fitness Tips to Get in Shape for a Big Hike

Hiking is truly a great activity even though it can be difficult to get in shape for a big hike. On the surface, it would appear to be nothing more than an extended walk or a great workout. Yet, in the midst of it all, hiking can be all-inspiring. ...

Travel: A Great Way to Reduce Stress

If asked what they look forward to most about travel and vacation, a majority of people would probably say something along the lines of “getting away from it all.” When pushed further, most would probably go on to talk about how vacation is a way to ...

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