Fun things to do on San Juan Islands

Each of the San Juan Islands has its own distinctly different personality. San Juan Island is the second biggest and most populous of the islands, with a less wild, more gently undulating landscape than Orcas Island, much more going on than Shaw or Lopez Islands. Here are some fun things to do according to San Juan PM:

Friday Harbor

If you're arriving by ferry from Anacortes you'll arrive directly into Friday Harbor and it's worth spending some time here. You can head straight for Café

A Decadent Hazelnut Feast at Paris’ Angelina Tearoom

If you're addicted to Nutella and that hazelnut flavor is something you constantly crave when it comes to sweets, you definitely have something special in store for you at the Angelina Tearoom. Think of everything you love about hazelnut, only classed up into a truly luxurious experience.

Start out with a pastry from their classic collection. The Succès Noisette features a delightful hazelnut dacquoise biscuit enriched by pure sea salt. It's accompanied by whipped hazelnut cream, a crunchy praline heart, and nuts.

Next, sample the

My Top Travel Destinations

Article written by David Guillod.

One of my all-time favorite activities to do in my spare time is traveling. Simply visiting a city or country that I have never been to before to learn about the culture is not only eye-opening, but life changing. Seeing through the eyes of another local and experiencing life in his or her shoes can truly change one’s perspective on living

New York City, New York

New York City holds a special place in my heart. It’s a destination

Why You Should Sleep Properly if You Want to Fly

Summary: Flying can be quite dangerous if you do not take the proper precautions.

Few things are as exciting as piloting a plane. Flying up in the air and piloting an aircraft high above the ground can give you a new perspective of the world you live in. Flying, much like driving a car, can still be a dangerous activity. There are certain things you should keep in mind, with regards to sleeping, if you want to fly safely.

Restoring the Body and Mind


Interesting things to do in Paris

Article submitted by Cécile Zarokian

What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think about Paris? It is probably the Eiffel tower or one of the several other popular attractions in the capital. These are all great places and should be a part of any list of places to visit. However, if you want to avoid the tourists and relax and enjoy the city there are so many more things to see:

During tourist season, everyone visits the Louvre and Musée d’Orsay. You

The advantages of renting a holiday home

A lot of travelers don’t realize that there are alternatives to hotels and resorts when they travel. Hotels and resorts are great, but nothing beats having your own house or apartment during a holiday. They are a break from the city’s busy life. Here are some more reasons why you should rent a holiday house instead of staying at a hotel


Unlike staying in a hotel where you pay hefty rates for laundry, you will have access to an in-house washer and dryer. This is

How to choose your travel destinations?

If you decided to travel more this year, you might have realized that you prefer to accumulate experiences rather than possessions. Which also means that you will have to start saving for your next big trip. But to decide on a budget, you will have to decide on where you want to go first. Here are some simple questions that will help you decide.

Be open-minded – If you don’t know a lot about a destination, but still want to visit, start off by researching what you

How to Stay Fit While on the Road

Summary: Even though you are traveling that does not mean you have to slow your workout schedule down.   From needing to get to and from the airport to figuring out hotel plans, traveling can take a lot of time out of a person’s schedule. Business meetings, exploring the city, and other events can also leave one feeling exhausted and tired at the end of the day. That being said, it is still possible to keep up your workout schedule while you are out-of-town.   Starting or ending your day with a solid workout

How to survive the middle seat

Having to sit through a long haul flight in a middle seat can be a nightmare.  But sometimes passengers just don’t have a choice, especially if the middle seat is the only option. Here are a few tips on how to survive the middle seat.

Try and change it – Although you may have had no option when booking your ticket, you can try calling your airline a few days prior to your flight to see if any aisle seats have become available. If this fails, try

Things Every Boat Owner Should Have Out in the Water

Summary: When you are out in the ocean you want to make sure you have everything you’ll need to have a fun and safe time.   Being out in the waters, whether that be on a lake or out in the ocean, can be incredibly rewarding. That being said, in most scenarios it is better to be safe than sorry. Coming prepared, especially under circumstances that could potentially be dangerous will save you the headache and give you the peace of mind of knowing that you will be prepared for what may