5 Tips for more authentic travel experiences

For many people who have a potent thirst for adventure, the point of travelling is to visit a country and leave feeling like you really experienced the true spirit of the destination. Unfortunately, unless you know a lot of local people, it can be easy to get looped into a more manufactured, “touristy” experience while you’re out there. Despite what you may think, there’s no set personality type that will lead to a more authentic experience. Anyone can get closer to the heart of a destination with the right approach. If you want your next travel experience to be more raw and authentic, here are a few pointers to help you along.

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Fun and simple tips to stay active while traveling

Going on vacation can be one of the best times in the year. Most people use this time to relax and let go of the stresses of life. Unfortunately, though, this usually doesn’t fit into most people’s fitness goals. Instead, spending a week or two without proper exercise could have a huge impact on your progress. This doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t travel, though. Instead, you just need to find ways to get active while you’re out there. And, to help you out, this post will be going through some of the best vacation activities that also work you out.

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The essence of going off the grid when travelling

I was off to a remote island for 2 weeks with no internet service. When I came back to civilization, I read a message from my Team Leader asking me to accomplish something due… 4 days ago (face palm). I made sure everything was well in order before I left but this task came up while I was away on my tropical adventure. Oh, well.

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