Have you ever travelled to discover your family’s history? Have you ever walked in the footsteps of your ancestors? How AncestryDNA Added Meaning to our Travels Dave and I have travelled all over the world having adventures in 106 countries on all seven continents. We’ve explored history in distant lands and studied cultures on foreign soil, but we’ve never really… Read More
The travel blog of theplanetd. An Adventure Travel blog for couples featuring advice, tips, inspiration and photos for couples seeking vacation destinations around the world.
Bitten by the wanderlust more so than before, I had started frequently traveling, escaping to the destinations as feasible by my number of leaves (I was working full-time then, as a software developer), clubbing weekends, long holidays, etc. since 2014. So it was time for me to experiment traveling farther, away from my country India, and move out of my… Read More
Located in the Arabian peninsula, the Sultanate of Oman is a country full of colors, culture, history, natural wonders and… Adventures! Discover 5 experiences you could enjoy on your trip to Omani mountains, valleys, canyon, desert and islands. Experiences Oman 1. Hike in the Oman’s Grand Canyon Jebel Shams is the highest mountains in Oman reaching 3009 meters (9872 ft)…. Read More
Before we stepped out of our old comfortable lives in the UK to travel the world we were about as unadventurous as it got. During an average week, the farthest we would walk would be to the local shop. We’d never climbed a mountain in our lives and never had any inclination to. The closest thing we did to thrill… Read More
Dave and I tried foraging for our food once. It was a morning spent searching for mushrooms in Spain with Michelin Star Chef, Francesc Rovira. These mushrooms were going to be used as the main ingredient for our lunch. After a quick lesson of showing us which mushrooms were good, which were poisonous, and which were just plain terrible we… Read More
Since I first began traveling and writing on my blog Active Planet Travels back in 2011, I’ve had the opportunity to see some of the most unique places anyone could ever think of and I’ve experienced some the most remarkable adventures around the world. Top 8 Adventures Around the World Since then, I’ve not only gained knowledge from personal experience… Read More