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Ensure You Have An Adventure Of A Lifetime

It’s easy to fall into the tourist trap when you head on holiday. After all, you can go to an area which is well known as a popular travel destination, and then you can stick around the resort if it’s an all-inclusive holiday resort. But while you might have a good holiday, it’s unlikely to be very memorable. In fact, you might struggle to remember it in years to come. Therefore, here are some ways you can ensure you have an adventure of a lifetime when you next travel. Don’t book anything before you go A lot of travelers sort out their holiday itinerary before they even get on the plane. In fact, they know exactly what they plan to do every day, and where they are going to stay for the duration of the trip. They might even have booked a load of activities to keep them busy. But while there is nothing wrong with being organized, you are bound to have an exciting holiday if you are a bit more spontaneous. After all, …

5 Unexpectedly Awesome Adventures in the UK

The United Kingdom is a destination that doesn’t often go hand-in-hand with adventure. We think of London and we think of roast dinners, not of tropical islands or snowy mountains, but United Kingdom is an adventurer’s dream location and has so much more to offer than abandoned castles, fish and chips and Westminster Abbey. But first thing’s first; with recent political events, there are many questions flying around about visas and how easy it will be to travel to the United Kingdom from now on. Before you book your flights to experience these epic escapades, check out etias.com or your local government travel advice website to find out if you are eligible for a visa waiver or if there any conditions to entering the UK. Find peace on a tropical island No jokes, the United Kingdom does tropical island escapes, and they do it well. The Isles of Scilly, which are just 28 miles off the coast of Land’s End, are a group of islands which are filled with palm trees and gardens, miles of …

Awesome Water Parks Around The World Which Should Be On Your Bucket List!

Going to a waterpark is a brilliant thing to do during your holiday. If the weather is hot, then it’s a fun way to cool off in the sun. There are so many amazing water parks around the world you should visit. Here are a few awesome ones which should be on your bucket list! Aquaventure Waterpark in Dubai  If you are head to Dubai, you need to check out the Aquaventure Waterpark. It’s one of the top rated water parks on TripAdvisor. It’s so much fun as there are so many unique water rides you will want to try. You should also try one of the great zip lines across the park. If you are feeling brave, you should try one of the slides which go through a shark-filled lagoon! If you fancy relaxing after the water rides, there is also a pristine beach to chill out on. Aquaventure. The Atlantis, Dubai, United Arab Emirates Sunway Lagoon Water Theme Park in Malaysia Another awesome water park that should be on your bucket list is …

Day + Night 8: Jet Ski + Rumours Friday

We found a water sport place that carries the kind of jet ski Annie prefers so we returned there so she can fulfill her summer wish of driving a jet ski. The place is called Force8 Watersports and the guy working there Tony is super awesome and friendly. Annie rented a sea doo jet ski and I took photos and videos while she was out in the water. First Tony talked her about the jet ski and made sure she was comfortable and knew everything then she was on her own. She started of slow to warm up first, but then later she was driving that thing around like mad. I was definitely impressed by her jet ski skills. After her drive, Tony let us use the beach beds which was super awesome! 🙂 We talked to him for a while about travels, his and ours. It was around that time that my energy started dropping, and because of this we ended up staying there chilling out all afternoon. After the beach we went back to the apartment …

Music: Women of Wanderlust

Good Evening from Cyprus Everyone!!!! ☀ ☀ ☀ As you probably already know there are 2 things I love in this World with passion, the World itself & Music & I couldn’t possibly live without either. The best thing ever is when these 2 are combined 🙂 It’s such perfection for any Wanderluster! Well this evening I was chatting with Miss Mirre Oost from Mirre Op Reis & she shared an awesome new song with me that she just came across. But before I share this beautiful song with you & its lyrics, let me just share a little brief 2 second history of how the 2 of us met. So this is our little backstory: We met right before we jumped out of a plane for the first time with our awesome little group in beautiful Empuriabrava, Spain in May & the rest as they say is history, instant friends! 🙂 Here are our videos below. The rush of adrenaline is unreal, best feeling for sure. My highlight of 2015 definitely! 🙂 Now as Winter …

Wanderlust Films: Moonrise Kingdom

If you are looking for a cool movie to watch, may I suggest Moonrise Kingdom Sure it’s super quirky, but that’s what makes this little film a delight! Seriously, the movie is pure magic! 🙂 Moonrise Kingdom has it all: Epic Cast Wicked Acting Great Soundtrack Awesome Storyline Tons of memorable quotes you are gonna wanna write down Beautiful unexpected surprises A special love story Tons of Adventure & Fun Simplicity & color Yellow is everywhere! 🙂 In fact, I would go as far to say, that if you don’t like this Film, we are not gonna be friends 🙂 So what are you waiting for? Go pop some popcorn, get cozy & start watching!

Why We Love Safaris And You Should Too!

Holidays are the perfect opportunity to see and experience things that you don’t have the chance to normally do in life, and there’s no better way to take yourself out of the ordinary than taking a safari. Here are some of the reasons why going on safari should be on your Bucket List. Once in a Lifetime Experiences One of the fundamental features of a great vacation is creating lifelong memories. What could be a better way to build those golden experiences than seeing beautiful animals in their natural habitats? In addition to that, you’ll get to see spectacular sunsets while also enjoying the extreme comfort of spending a few nights in a luxury lodge. What more could you ever want? The Weather Let’s face it, adverse weather conditions can throw a major spanner into the works. The whole world feels better when the sun is shining. You’re virtually guaranteed high levels of heat when travelling across Africa’s greatest safaris. It does, of course, mean that you’ll have to take extra care of your skin. But …

Day 1 – Night 1 w/ Miss Anna R.

Hey guys, I’m still here! 🙂 I got sick recently & just couldn’t focus to write anything, but I’m all good now. Actually the reason why I got sick was because 1. I didn’t have my daily fruit & veggie smoothies at the Airbnb apt by the sea & 2. We did a lot in a very short amount of time as there was no time to waste….& now I’m about to let you know all the shenanigans we got up to. I went over to pick up Annie from the Larnaca  International Airport. I haven’t seen her in 4 years & we’ve known each other for a decade now. The airport pick up was a surprise 🙂 I actually got emotional when I saw her, crazy! Had a few tears of joy stream down my face, I couldn’t help it. We went over to our Airbnb apt first to drop off our luggage & then we checked out the beach below our apt. Little beach below the apt My Airbnb Room above 🙂 We went out for a coffee …

14 Tips to Enhance Your Ski Trip

  Ski trips can be a lot of fun, but you can’t just arrive and expect to be able to navigate the slopes as easily as pro skiers. You’re going to need to do a little research first so you can prepare properly! Here are 14 tips that should help to enhance your ski trip:   Get as Fit as You Can   If you’re going on a ski trip soon, you should try to up your fitness levels as much as possible. Start as early on as you can so you can really make the most of your time skiing. The fittest people are always the best skiers! There are even specific exercises and things you can do to improve your technique, so look those up. The more core and leg strength you have, the better. Skiing is a sport, so you need to prepare for it properly. It’s definitely one of the best winter sports out there!   Make Sure You Invest in Good Gear   Although it isn’t all about gear, investing …

Expert Advice for Setting Up an Epic Gap Year

We get lots of opportunities to travel in our lifetime, but the way we do it can change as we get older. One of the best times to travel is when you’re in your late teens or early twenties. That’s why so many people take a gap year before or after university. When you’re a bit older, you can start looking for more comfort or you have to keep your kids in mind. You have the freedom to go wherever you want and do what you want on a gap year. Even though they’re usually taken before or after uni, you can plan one whenever you want. Taking a year, or just six months, out of your career can change your life. I travel whenever I can, but if I could plan a full year of travelling, this is how I would plan it. Work or Play The first thing you need to decide is what to do. You can use your gap year purely for pleasure, or you can combine it with work or …