From rugged mountains to lush rice terraces and stretches of white sand beaches, the Island of the Gods has something for everyone. Bali’s diversity plays out all around the island, whether it’s surfers catching waves beneath a sea temple in Uluwatu or young backpackers crossing paths with the super-rich in Nusa Dua.
A few months after learning she wouldn’t be moving on to the next round of the recruitment process for a position with Toggl, a website that offers online time tracking for small businesses, Laurel Wright, 31, received a branded t-shirt in the mail. This is just one example of what millennials are calling ‘rejection swag’ — branded goods that companies give out during the hiring process to take the sting off, well, rejection.
Autumn is a magical season: the leaves change from green to golden yellows and crimson reds, food is ready for picking, and the crisp temperatures beget cozy scarves and warm drinks.
Here are twenty US cities where, according to locals and travel experts, fall colors add a little something extra to the place:
Before we could buy food from around the world at any time of year, our lives centered around the changing seasons. Autumn was traditionally a time for harvest—a period that determined whether we would survive the cold winter months. Naturally, festivals and traditions arose to celebrate and give thanks for a bounteous harvest.
Did you know that Brazil is the fifth largest country in the world? The nation extends over 47 per cent of the South American continent, making it the largest country in Latin America. But when many travellers are Brazil-bound, they plan on spending most of their time searching for the girl from Ipanema in Rio de Janeiro or Instagramming Iguazu Falls.
Booking your flight several months in advance, avoiding group trips, and traveling with traveler’s checks – these are just a few of the tips people are given when they’re planning a vacation.
Unfortunately, we’ve been led astray. Read on for 20 things you thought were good ideas but can actually be huge travel mistakes.
Some travel destinations get all the glory! It seems that every tourist and their mother wants to visit London, Paris, and New York – but what about some of the more obscure place? Visiting lesser-known destinations offers the opportunity to travel without expectations or preconceived ideas and to connect with locals.
Francophiles who love culture but not the cold will find a home in Martinique. The surf, the Tour des Yoles festival, and miles of ocean—home to dolphins and whales—make it the perfect place for nature lovers.
“Bon courage,” one said, snickering – the tire looked like it had been shredded in an industrial food processor.
“Occupying spaces in which I am not welcome is resistance.”
In Martinique, close the guidebooks and let a local lead the way.
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Book a ticket and just leave is one of the inspirational travel quotes that doesn't always apply to wanderlust-filled carriers of an Indian passport. This is a reported piece featuring interviews with people who make travelling on an Indian passport work.
You didn’t earn this privilege; you simply won the linguistic lottery.
There is this sumptuous and luxurious idea that France is all about dipping croissants in a café au lait and walking along the Seine holding a baguette.