Tagged with holiday

Why you should visit America

Why you should visit America

The land of the free.  The home of the brave.  The United States of America is an enormous country, with proud and patriotic people.  Their government may be a bit dysfunctional and is currently shut down, but the country’s influence on the world is undeniable.  Home to the world’s largest film industry*, its popular culture has found its way into … Continue reading

The cruising life

The cruising life

For those that think of themselves as proper, hardcore travellers, cruises are inherently uncool. They are either overrun by greying retirees, or drunken young partygoers. They’re not for people serious about getting out there and seeing the destinations or getting immersed into the culture; it’s all about the journey and the cruising life. If I’m … Continue reading

Going on a summer holiday?

Going on a summer holiday?

Holidays. For those of us who unfortunately haven’t (yet) managed to find ourselves a career we feel passionate about, they are often the thing that keeps us going. No sooner have we arrived back from one holiday, we find ourselves already looking forward to the next. A few weeks ago, TheRationalOptimist explored the various pros … Continue reading