Australia’s Most Exciting City Break Destinations


Australia is known for the outback and laid-back beach living. But it’s also a great city break location. If you’re travelling in Oz and fancy a break from wildlife spotting and adventure sports, take some time to discover these urban gems. Continue reading “Australia’s Most Exciting City Break Destinations”

Six of America’s Top Hiking Destinations

Hiking to a survey site (Citizen Science)

There’s nothing quite like getting out and stretching the legs. If you don’t have enough time in your busy daily schedule to find time for a walk, you can always plan a hiking trip.

Even if you aren’t a seasoned hiker, you will enjoy exploring nature. You don’t have to start off with a huge walk if you aren’t experienced. Take it easy and start off with a short walk on day one. As the days go on, you can build up. Don’t feel like you are only on vacation just to go hiking, though. You can also spend your time sightseeing or taking part in other active pursuits such as mountain biking or kayaking.

So, if you fancy going on a walking vacation, here are some of The State’s best destinations. Continue reading “Six of America’s Top Hiking Destinations”

Turn Camping into a Luxury Experience with These Tips

This tent is the definition of luxury! #camping #outdoors

Photo credit: Ark PP

Camping is a great way to get to know places up close. The great thing about it is that there are so many ways to do it. You can go wild camping with a tent and sleep under the stars. You can go to a campground that has just the bare minimum of facilities or one that has just about everything you could need. And if you don’t want to be in a tent, you can camp in an RV. Many people love the idea of being a bit more in touch with nature, but they don’t want to rough it. If you would rather add a bit of luxury into your experience, try some of the methods below. Continue reading “Turn Camping into a Luxury Experience with These Tips”

Taking On The Australian Outback

taking outback

Taking a trip in the Australian Outback is one of life’s greatest adventures and suitable for those who truly want to get to know Mother Earth with her beauty as well as her harsh and unexpected nature.  One who decides to explore the Outback has a true adventurous soul and it usually pays off.  Continue reading “Taking On The Australian Outback”

The Very Best Of America’s East Coast

Heading to Cannon Mountain, NH

When most people think of an American road trip, they think of the classics. Taking Route 66 from Chicago to Los Angeles is the all-time favourite. It’s one of the best ways to see every aspect of the country, from east to west. Others will take the coast road along the west, drinking in California, and enjoying its wonderful sights. But, what about the east coast? There’s got to be a great road trip across there, right? Well, I think I found the perfect route. Want to hear about it? Continue reading “The Very Best Of America’s East Coast”

We’ve Done It Again… Packed up all our things and moved into a new adventure

moving road cat

You may or may not have noticed that I’ve skipped the Weekly Small Pleasures Sunday post for two weeks. I apologize for those who participate, I will make one next week and feature the links of those who have been participating in spite my absence.  I been busy! Continue reading “We’ve Done It Again… Packed up all our things and moved into a new adventure”

3 Natural Wonders You Need To See To Believe

Aurora Borealis - Bear Lake, Alaska

The internet is a fantastic tool for inspiring holiday plans and allowing us to see incredible natural wonders. But seeing a picture on a screen is not the same as seeing it up close and experiencing it first hand. The world is jam packed full of these wonders which often cannot be explained. They can make you realize how powerful Mother Nature really is and how we often take this beautiful world of ours for granted.

So instead of looking at these wonders on social media or on Google, why not go and find them for yourself. Here is a brief list of some natural wonders you need to see to truly believe: Continue reading “3 Natural Wonders You Need To See To Believe”