Tips for the beginner sea kayaker

Written by Crystal Seas

Kayaking can be calming or adventurous. This experience gets even bigger when you kayak in the ocean. Here are a few tips for first time kayakers:

Take lessons

When it comes to sea kayaking, it is best that first timers should take lessons to get the basics down. When it comes to ocean, without the basic skills you can get into trouble very quickly. Most areas will have outfitters throughout the coastal area offering various levels of lessones.

Reasons to Learn a New Language Before You Travel

By Samuel Phineas Upham When you travel, learning a new language can offer an incredible benefit to you. Aside from feeling less lost, you’ll actually feel free to get around and explore parts of a city that might have otherwise turned you off. That’s not the only reason to bother learning a new language. Here are just a few possible encounters where knowing even a hint of the native tongue will help. Free Yourself from the Tourist Itinerary When you can speak another language, you’re able to ask for things that might

3 of the world’s sunniest cities

Most travelers consider soaking up the sun a must when on holiday. Visiting a sunny destination definitely has its benefits, from happy, laid back locals to a lot of time spent outdoors. The sunniest locations described below are located in the United States, Australia and the Middle East.

Phoenix, Arizona, United States - This small city sees the most sunny days in the world. The city was once run down, but now is a bustling area with young professionals, farmers’ markets, coffeehouses, food trucks and museums. If

The Cayman Islands Offers Real Estate For Every Type of Buyer

Cayman Islands real estate offers a truly luxurious stay due to its Caribbean beauty. With an increase in real estate activity, both local buyers and those oversees will find a beautiful selection of luxury homes. Cayman properties on the market range between 3,500 to 48,000 square feet of living space with picturesque views, luxurious amenities, and limitless accommodations. If you’re looking to purchase or rent a luxurious paradise, look for real estate in Grand Cayman. Here are some Grand Cayman real estate properties that buyers can expect to find

How to Travel to the UAE in Style and Luxury

The United Arab Emirates isn’t just a getaway, it’s a luxury vacation. It’s an opportunity to live life to the fullest, and almost anyone can do it. Once you rent a car in Abu Dhabi, especially a Mercedes or a Maserati, you’ll have some idea of what’s in store for you. Vast shopping malls full of attractions are just a short drive away, with exotic food and restaurants all over the city. It’s easy to get lost in luxury when you visit Abu Dhabi, but only

How to Travel on a plane with a young child

Traveling on a plane with a young child can be stressful. Not only do you need to worry about making sure your belonging are safe, you have the added worry of making sure your child is entertained and comfortable. Here are a few tips to making that first flight with your child a less stressful one.

Travel off peak - Speak to your travel agent or airline and ask them when flights are less full. At off peak times, you will be able to get a better

Things to Keep in Mind When Buying Cushions for Your Patio

Written by: The Foam Factory When looking into new patio furniture, or replacing the cushions of your old outdoor furniture, there are certain things you should keep in mind before making any purchases. Remember that anything that stays outdoors will be subject to much more wear and tear than your typical indoors equivalent would. For this reason, buying something of good quality is of utmost importance. No one wants to buy something only for it to be in ruins shortly thereafter. Here are the signs to look for. Remember to ensure that

Learn the Tips You Need to Drive Safely in Abu Dhabi

If you’re planning your first trip to the United Arab Emirates, you’re going to be in for a bit of culture shock when it comes to navigating the roads. City planning isn’t the issue, other drivers and pedestrians are. You could be forgiven for feeling like you’re on set of the newest Mad Max movie for your first day on the road, but these tips will get you into driving shape so you can fully enjoy everything Abu Dhabi has to offer. Step One: Determine Which Car Rental is Right for

Adding Adventure to Your Next Vacation

By Crystal Seas

The next time you have some vacation time saved up, what do you plan on doing? If you’re like most people, it probably involves something you’ve done numerous times before. For whatever reason, the vast majority of people simply go back to what they’re used to and, as a result, come back from their vacations without a strong sense that they had much fun or even did all that much to begin with.

If this is something you want

Spend a Half Day Touring Hong Kong’s Unique Street Markets

By Phin Upham Street markets are a long tradition in China, and they can be lively and bustling shopping centers. Most of these places are selling souvenirs and small goods, but a few are selling truly unique items. Some of these trades have grown into massive sub-markets within these thriving street bazaars. Set out for half a day and enjoy the food, sights, sounds and bargains of these three unique Hong Kong street markets. Flower Market City life can be overwhelming, and Hong Kong is densely populated. It’s an incredible