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One Great City: Be surprised by Winnipeg on your summer vacation

Winnipeg doesn’t have the greatest reputation in the Canadian travel scene. Most often, it is completely ignored by the travel media. When it is mentioned, it is often mocked for being a boring city that has nothing remotely exciting to see. One only needs to have seen the Simpsons episode where a sign trumpets, “We were born here – what’s your excuse?”, to understand the stigma surrounding Winnipeg. Formerly known by the blase motto, ‘One Great City!’, this Canadian city now known as ‘The Heart of the Continent’ has plenty of historic buildings, markets, museums, and other attractions that will…

5 Things You Must Do in Utah

Utah is a beautiful place for travelers far and wide to explore thanks to the many national parks and hiking trails. If you’re paying a visit to Utah, you’ll want to know there’s more than enough to keep you busy during your short or prolonged stay but make sure you consider the following places to ensure you get the best out of Utah itself. 1. Shop at City Creek Center  Based in Salt Water City, the City Creek Center offers the perfect experience for shoppers. The mall itself offers more than 100 shopping outlets and restaurants for you to enjoy…

Top 3 Reasons To Visit Mexico City

Seven years ago I travelled around Mexico with my good friend Lloyd Claycomb, we were on the road for around 2 months and managed to take in a hell of a lot of this great country. The final place on the tour was Mexico City, the capital and in my opinion, one often greatest cities in the World. I fell in love with the city instantly and try to get back there at least once a year for a couple of weeks with the family.  I keep speaking to people who have never been to Mexico City and I cannot…

6 Reasons Why a River Cruise Should be on Your To Do List This Year

If you are looking for an exciting and fun vacation this year that differs from the usual 2 week sunshine break by the beach then why not consider heading off on a river cruise. Whether you sail the Danube, experience the Amazon or gently coast down the huge River Nile, a cruise offers you a huge range of experiences, benefits and more importantly, incredible sights for you to lay your eyes on. If you need any more convincing as to why a river cruise is for you this year then read on to find out just why it needs to be…

Here’s A List of Travel Manners People Should Know

If there is one other thing that remains constant in people’s lives regardless of where they live, it is the urge to be travelling anywhere in the world without worrying about expenses or which route is the most ideal to take. Why not, right? Being able to go on a trip around the world is by far the best kind of therapy, the best kind of escape we can do. All those places we have not seen, the people we have not met, and of course, all the food we can gorge on. However, our excitement during our travels makes…