Five Must-Do Fiji Activities

Five Must-Do Fiji Activities Fiji is an island of crystal clear water, white sand and palm trees, sunshine and beautiful weather. It’s no surprise that a place like this is one of the most popular wedding and honeymoon destinations. How can you make the most out of your romantic Fiji vacation? Stay in an overwater bure When […]

Redwood Scenic Drive California

Redwood Scenic Drive California  Most people think of white-sanded beaches, sun-tanned bodies, and Tex-Mex when they think of California. But the California stereotypes miss out on some of the most spectacular scenery in Northern California (and America), through the Redwoods Coast drives. At the north of California in Humboldt County, you get to see some […]

Five Ways To Keep Fit and Active When Traveling

Five Ways To Stay Fit & Active When Traveling 1. Use Body Weight and/or Tabata Interval Training Schedules With No Equipment Empty #Pilates #reformer studio – looks a little like something out of #hellraiser A photo posted by North and South Nomads (@northandsouthnomads) on Mar 3, 2014 at 8:33am PST One of the best ways […]

Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort & Spa

Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort & Spa Posting this on a Monday morning is probably a little unfair… But it could also be great motivation to remind yourself why you’re at work – so that you can earn money to hang out in beautiful places where you can relax! Bora Bora has an impressive reputation. […]

Five Things To Do In Gilroy California

Five Things To Do In Gilroy California Gilroy Garlic Festival If you consider yourself a foodie, or you just enjoy a festival with beer, wine, good food and good music, then time your visit to California to coincide with the Gilroy Garlic Festival. It’s a celebration of all things garlicky, with music and alcohol to […]

Natural Bridges Vallecito California

One day I’ll write a post about the places you never need to visit in America. There’s far too many “10 places you need to visit” listicles already, but no one ever looks at the unpleasant side of travel. No one warns you about the places you don’t want to visit. Delhi will be pretty high on […]

Paddle boarding in Bora Bora

Recently, an anonymous travel writer penned a story about the most over-rated holiday destinations. Bora Bora was on this list. When I think of Bora Bora, I think “boring”, she said. I suspect many of our readers would happily take that bore away from the writer! But, if you don’t love the beach, sun, sand, […]

Diving with Manta Rays in Bora Bora

  “That suit, it is… sexy.” The French guy gives me a look up and down, and an approving nod. Right now, I’m struggling to understand why French people get such a bad rap. “Sexy for ze sharks!” laughs his older colleague.  Apparently he thinks my stylish, pink-purple Roxy wetsuit is going to be good […]

On the road again – Toronto to California to the Rockies

  Our last trip to the States was disastrous. Fun, but still disastrous. My handbag was stolen in Las Vegas. This was not just a mild inconvenience. It’s a huge inconvenience, worry, panic and money-suck when that handbag contains: yours and your husbands passports; your work visa for the country you live in; your house keys […]