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Setbacks on the road

Posted by on Apr 16, 2014 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Setbacks on the road

Traveling is something that can bring fulfilling experiences along with challenges. It’s one of those things in life that will make you grow, bring smiles and some tears, amazing memories and great new friends, along with some difficult situations. Long-term traveling, especially, brings with it a diverse and unique set of experiences, many wonderful and some also challenging. So, if you have decided to live abroad or spend a good chunk of time away from home, get ready for a life-changing experience immersed in a different culture; you will return home a changed person. Above all be sure to prepare for some of the challenges that are likely to arise.

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When the adventure goes wrong – what are your rights?

Posted by on Apr 16, 2014 in Adventure | Comments Off

Traveling is one activity that adds so much adventure and fulfillment to your life. Whether you are exploring new countries, meeting local people or just relaxing on a beach, there are so many opportunities to expand your horizons and try things you have never imagined. It is the sort of experience that will leave you a completely different person when you return home, and in a good way. Unfortunately, however, when you are traveling accidents do sometimes happen. It’s not convenient or pleasant, but it is something to be aware of and to prepare for as much as possible. Obviously you do not want to go into your trip expecting to get hurt, but becoming aware of what to do in case of injury while on an adventure holiday can help smooth out the process.

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Diving in Crystal Clear Verzasca River

Posted by on Apr 7, 2014 in Adventure | Comments Off

The Verzasca is a Swiss 30-km long mountain river originating at Pizzo Barone and flowing into Lake Maggiore. It is known for its clear turquoise water and vibrant colored rocks, as well as its treacherous currents. The Verzasca Dam is a few kilometers upriver from this lake.

verzasca river diving  Diving in Crystal Clear Verzasca River

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One of the longest caves, the Lamprechts hole cave (Lamprechtshöhle)

Posted by on Mar 17, 2014 in Nature | Comments Off

 While there are countless caves that can be visited throughout Europe, perhaps one of the most popular destinations is that of the Lamprecht’s Cave (Lamprechtshöhle) which can be found in Austria. The Lamprechtsofen is located in the northermost outcrop of the Leoganger Steinberge. It is the youngest of the Dachstein Caves.

lamprechtshöhle  One of the longest caves, the Lamprechts hole cave (Lamprechtshöhle)

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An Affordable Getaway: Saving Money While Vacationing in Mexico

Posted by on Feb 27, 2014 in Exotic Locations | Comments Off

Just because you’re going south of the border doesn’t mean you need to say hasta la vista to your bank account. Mexico is a conveniently affordable vacation destination for many Americans, but a few too many tequila shots can worm you out of all the funds you worked hard to save up. Follow these helpful vacation planning tips to make the most of your trip to Mexico.

mexico 1024x678 An Affordable Getaway: Saving Money While Vacationing in Mexico

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Win A Getaway for Six to Kissimmee, Florida

Posted by on Feb 17, 2014 in Adventure | Comments Off

Are you needing a break from stressful life at home, school, or work? Instagram and Experience Kissimmee proudly presents the Rock Your Vacation contest. Rock Your Vacation contest is a contest where one creates and posts a video on their public Instagram profile and lets it be judged on its originality and overall knowledge of their dream destination. The participant must make an original 15-second video clip with the hashtag “#RockYourVacation” attached to it on Instagram and make sure they followed “@ExperienceKissimmee” beforehand. After it is posted, the submission will receive an approval and Experience Kissimmee will post a comment on the Instagram video with a link. The participant will click on the given link and verify their entry and the video will show up in a video gallery on www.RockYourVacation.com

Rock Your Kissimmee 1 Win A Getaway for Six to Kissimmee, Florida

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King George Falls

Posted by on Feb 8, 2014 in Adventure | Comments Off

King George Falls is spectacular a dual waterfall that drops 80 meters vertically into a dramatic gorge, making it the tallest waterfall in the Kimberley of Western Australia. Experience the magic and beauty of this Kimberley coastal highlight as well as exploring the isolated and pristine Timor Sea Coast.
King George Falls  King George Falls

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