Portugal Road Trip

Portugal is a southern European country on the Iberian Peninsula, bordering Spain. Its location on the Atlantic Ocean has influenced many aspects of its culture: salt cod and grilled sardines are national dishes, the Algarve’s beaches are a major destination and much of the nation’s architecture dates to the 1500s–1800s, when Portugal had a powerful…

How to Spend a Perfect Weekend in Nashville

DC has politics. LA has movies. And Nashville has music. That alone would make it worth a visit in our books. But these days, Music City has been singing a new tune. Indie rock idols‚ Jack White, Kings of Leon‚ play alongside country legends. Chefs are making national waves for imaginative takes on downhome fare.…

Must See Destinations in Ireland

Storytelling, falconry, harvesting oysters, step-dancing and staring off the edge of a cliff at Dun Aengus on Inis Mor. today I’m dreaming of Ireland and my memories of the wonderful times I have had on the Emerald Isle. You can go to Ireland for many reasons, but the locals, food and customs will always be…

Best Food Cities in the World

Travelers love to eat, and one of the most unique aspects of travel is the luxury to sample great restaurants and exotic cuisine from all around the globe. The excitement is in experiencing new tastes that broaden your culinary horizon, and new flavors that calibrate your taste buds. Mapping Megan gives TripHound The Best Food Cities in…

Italy Travel Blog

The history of Italy can be characterized as two periods of unity separated by a millennia and a half of division. In the sixth to third centuries BCE the Italian city of Rome conquered Peninsular Italy; over the next few centuries this empire spread to dominate the Mediterranean and Western Europe. Today, Italy has an…

The Do’s and Dont’s of a New Zealand Road Trip

Needing a break from the crowded tourist activities? Rent a camper van to take an amazing and relaxing road trip through New Zealand!  Roadtripping give you the opportunity to freedomcamp and explore beautiful sites without all of the hustle and bustle of the tourist attractions. Young Adventures fills us in on The Do’s and Dont’s of a New Zealand…

Things To Do in Tokyo

It’s huge, it can jangle your nerves and it tends to be expensive, but for an experience that feeds all of your senses and leaves you wanting more, go to Tokyo and go now. Tokyo, Japan’s busy capital, mixes the ultramodern and the traditional, from neon-lit skyscrapers to historic temples. The opulent Meiji Shinto Shrine…

The Best Places To Travel With Your Dog In The U.S.

All across America, these are some of our favorite places to visit with our dogs. Fortunately, there are lots of dog-friendly travel destinations that both you and your four-legged friend can enjoy together. With just a little advance research, you can find dog-friendly hotels, dog-friendly restaurants and bars, and lots of parks for playtime and…

Experience……Ecuador!

Ecuador is a country straddling the equator on South America west coast. Its diverse landscape encompasses Amazon jungle, Andean highlands and the wildlife-rich Galapagos Islands. In the Andean foothills at an elevation of 2,850m, Quito, the capital, is known for its largely intact Spanish colonial center, with decorated 16th- and 17th-century palaces and churches including…

Morocco Budget Travel Guide

Morocco is a North African country that has a coastline on both the North Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea. It has borders with Western Sahara to the south, Algeria to the east and the Spanish North African territories of Ceuta and Melilla on the Mediterranean coast in the north. From skiing to desert sand-boarding, there are…