I’ve heard countless times that “love is in the air” when you go to Barcelona and after spending the last summer there with my partner, I totally agree. While Paris may have the reputation of the “city of love”, many travelers will be pleasantly surprised by the romantic charms of its Spanish counterpart. Many cities in Spain are romantic, but none so… Read More
We have a lot of great writers that share their travel stories with The Planet D readers. This is a collection of guest posts on our travel blog.
Guest Writer Aram Balakjian shares his reasons to visit Colombia and why it is more than cocaine. 15 Reasons to Visit Colombia There are few countries so bound by a single association as Colombia is to cocaine. In many corners of the world, Pablo Escobar simultaneously stands as the most famous drug lord of all time and the most famous Colombian…. Read More
You’ve decided to step out of your comfort zone and planned a trip to beautiful Iceland. Naturally, one of the most often asked questions is what to pack for an adventure there, especially if you are not exactly accustomed to colder, harsher climates. What to Pack for a Winter Trip to Iceland What makes Iceland one of the top winter… Read More
When my husband Peter and I first decided to take a trip around the world, I sat down with Google flights and calculated the cost of our transportation. (Our travel itinerary took us down the west coast of the U.S., through parts of Central and South America, Europe, Egypt, India, and South East Asia.) For 24 countries, my estimated overall… Read More
Cebu offers a gateway into the Philippines and is a great alternative to the chaotic Manila. You can connect onto other amazing places such Palawan, Boracay and Bohol. I’ve rounded up my favourite top 10 mid-range to luxury hotels in Cebu, Philippines and share videos tours of what it’s like to stay in the city. If you have been watching my… Read More
Israel is loved by many travelers regardless of faith or culture. There are many things to do in this tiny country; I’ll show you my top 10 things to do in Israel. With a lot of concerns for safety when traveling there, I have to say that I felt safe and would recommend traveling to Israel to anyone. Top 10… Read More