Yogyakarta is special for many reasons. From culture to history. From pluralism to patriotism. This city almost has everything for everyone. But there is one place you can’t forget when you visit this place. Tugu Station. [Read more…]
After working hard throughout the year and following your fitness routine you’ve earned a well-deserved holiday – but should you take a complete break from the healthy lifestyle your body has become accustomed too?
Whether you’re exploring a new city or heading for the beach, a break from your day-to-day grind is a good thing, but you can still do a few things to stay fit while you’re away.
Well it might seem like a bit of a no-brainer really since the natural inclination would be to point at an SUV as the best vehicle for a road-trip, if we were living in an ideal world, but it all depends on what kind of road-trip you’ll be taking, and where. [Read more…]
I may have a friend who works for one specific airline, but I’m all too grateful that there are many other airlines competing for the same air routes and for the same customers. Competition is good in any industry, but particularly more so in the air travel industry with consumers ultimately being the main beneficiaries. [Read more…]
Well, it looks like we all made it through another UK winter. We had the usual heavy rain, floods, snow, ice and winds that nature likes to throw at us, but like good English people, we survived! Now, with the weather on the improve, my thoughts are wandering to distant horizons again. There’s nothing like a beautiful sunny day to make you think about travel. There is no end of places a person can go to and to where that person has never been before, so we might as well pull out a map of the world, stand back 10 paces, and throw a couple of darts. [Read more…]
The Central American country of Costa Rica is famous among travellers for its magnificent volcanos, incredible beaches and the numerous adventures which await in the country. Just book yourself a luxurious rental property in Costa Rica and dive into the various adventures and cultural experiences Costa Rica has in store for you. However, a big part of experiencing the local culture of someplace new is through food, and Costa Rica doesn’t disappoint its visitors in that segment too. The Costa Rican cuisine is truly excellent, and you really can’t go wrong with any of their dishes. That said, there are a few dishes which you truly need to try while you are there. Here are some of those must have Costa Rican delicacies, which you need to keep an eye out for. [Read more…]
Are you thinking about taking a holiday anytime soon? Is there a special vacation spot that you have been dying to visit? If you answer “yes” to any of these questions then it is time for you to book a holiday. But before you take off on your journey, you will need to remember to do a few things. Use this simple checklist to help you remember the important things. [Read more…]
Sometimes vacation is all about the destination – you can’t wait to spend a week on the beach or hiking in the mountains since you live in a city, but sometimes destinations are incidental, to result of following our passions around the globe. This tends to be what happens when you turn the best of the global convention circuit into your travel guide and go wherever your greatest interests lead you. It’s actually a really enjoyable way to go places you might never otherwise think to go. [Read more…]
Leaving familiar soil to explore other destinations is a privilege that not everyone gets. Whether you’ve been planning this trip for years or it was spur of the moment, the hope is that you’ll have a good time. You’ve probably already decided where you’re going to go and what you’ll do when you get there, so all that’s left to do is pack. You’re probably excited to get going, but before you do, make sure you have these things with you. [Read more…]