If you happen to be working or running a business, there’s no doubt that time is always an important factor for you. In fact, there’s no better time to admit that time is money. This is quite relatable when you get yourself in a situation where you have to travel and work at the same time. In most cases, postponing the work might just inconvenience you by taking up the little time you have left to rest upon your return. In any case, nobody likes to do things during the last minute as you tend to find yourself rushing through...

Words: Len Rutledge  Images: Phensri Rutledge The little nostalgic steam engine huffs and puffs its way up the steep track as we leave the lakeside village of St. Wolfgang in Austria. We are bound for the Schafberg Mountain and our carriage is full of expectant and excited people. The joy of travelling in toy mountain trains is unexplainable in words but we all feel it. This is a real adventure. The steepest, steam cog-railway in Austria has been ascending this mountain since 1893. It takes 35 minutes to reach the summit, climbing...

There really isn’t a wrong or right way to plan a trip. It really is up to you. For some people, the minimalist approach is best. If you are like this, then you may feel like planning too much would get in the way of having spontaneous fun. For other people having very detailed plans is the only way to ensure that you are making the most of your fun. There are many different styles of travel planning, but they all will come with their benefits and challenges. Let’s go through some of the most common problems and how to keep them...

When you hear the words “winter break” what instantly comes to mind? Is it the beautiful charm of festive markets in Munich and Prague? The snowy paradise of the Dalmatian coast in nations such as Croatia? Or is it the beguiling light show of the Northern Lights in Norway and Iceland? Well, winter holidays are definitely not short of options and there is one more cold season getaway that should definitely feature among the answers and that is Slovenia. This little-known country comes into its own during winter and here are five reasons...

As you mention Australia to a foreigner they immediately think about kangaroos, coral reef, endless deserts, and boiling hot weather. Little do people know, but Australia has numerous stunning natural sights that truly make this county stand out from all others. From the north to the south, from east to the west, there are incredible attractions and sights yet to be seen by many people. Some natural attractions are so mesmerizing that leave visitors breathless, and if are wondering what they are, read on to find out. 1. Kakadu Known...

Traveling is one of the most fulfilling experiences a person can have. Meeting new and interesting people, seeing new places, becoming (for a short while) part of a foreign culture – all these things make traveling to a foreign country a must for anybody who has the opportunity to do so. However, often people forget about regular healthy habits that they have at home. One of these is oral hygiene. Nobody would contest the fact that dental hygiene is important. However, when we travel, we escape our old lives, at least for a time,...

Krabi is well-known as the gateway to the stunning Andaman islands. It’s crystal-clear waters, and unspoiled beaches attract tourists from all over the world. The options for outdoor activities are endless making it a traveler’s paradise. Krabi is the perfect holiday destination for those who love spectacular scenery and relaxation. Each island features turquoise waters, white-sand beaches, limestone cliffs, waterfalls, caves, and exotic wildlife. If you’re planning on island-hopping in Krabi, you can partake in...

One of the best ways to expand your horizons and gain new experiences and try foreign food and then bore everyone home AND your momma on how tasty it is even though it’s pointless because they can’t really try it is to set sails and go on a journey to a new destination! Australia, for example! A country of exotic (if at times incredibly aggressive and poisonous) animals, picturesque coral reefs, and the Sydney opera house! … Omg, there’s this cake, it’s called Lamington, and it’s the finest buttery thing,...

Going on a road trip with your family can be a great way to bond, have fun together, and, of course, learn something new about the world around you. However, planning such a road trip can be everything but fun if you’re new at it. With that in mind, here are a few tips that should help you organize your trip and have the time of your lives. Make full use of your breaks First things first, when you take breaks, make use of them. Everybody should go to the bathroom, especially the kids (even if they don’t feel like going...

Australia is one of the top destinations that everyone seems to dream of visiting one day. By taking a closer look at what this beautiful destination has to offer, it is not a surprise that most people are fascinated by it. From breath-taking beaches to unique wildlife, it seems as Australia has it all. Nevertheless, flying to this marvellous country might take a while, and not to mention that it tends to be quite expensive. Despite the cost, there are numerous reasons to save up and venture across the gorgeous Pacific. A lot of people...