SWIMMING WITH WHALE SHARKS AND SEA LIONS in the Sea of Cortez, Mexico, is an unforgettable experience.
When we travel we’re more vulnerable and, no matter how well we have prepared the trip and how well-traveled we are, it’s always easier to fall for scams.
I HAVE ALWAYS been a traveler. I backpacked across Europe solo when I was still in university, got into a bit of trouble and was mugged in Madrid on my last stop.
SUMMER is my favorite season in the Canadian Rockies. Once the snow has melted and lakes thawed, we are able to explore the vivid greens and blues of this wonderful landscape.
Eugene T. Mahoney State Park, Ashland, NE Niobrara State Park is located between Omaha and Lincoln, nestled in the hills of southeast Nebraska along the Platte River.
120,000 PASSENGERS move through San Francisco Airport (SFO) per day. Most of the in-transit passengers just shuffle to their next gate and wait out their layover slumped in a hard plastic chair.
1. Figure out how to be outside as much of the time as possible. Find your favorite outdoor cafe with Wi-Fi, learn which parks you can work from, answer emails from a ski lift or hiking trail, or squeeze in a surfing session before heading into the office, and a beach yoga class after work.
From yogurt soup to flower jam, cornbread covered with melted butter, and crispy feta pastry – Bulgaria is a paradise for the traveling foodie.
Being involved in a road traffic accident is something we all hope never happens to us, but we all know it can, so we should be prepared.
As a child, I daydreamed of traveling the world. Dreams turned into reality when I chose to take a gap year before college.
PIÑA COLADAS FOR DAYS. Endless sunshine, sugar-soft sand, and a constant supply of coconut water — this might be the picture of “all-inclusive” you have in your mind.
I’M NECK-DEEP into Twin Peaks. It’s creepy, weird, and the bizarre soundtrack plays in my head when I’m in bed, long after I’ve switched off my laptop, but I can’t help binge-watching it.
MY WIFE AND I are expecting our first child early next year. My daughter is about the size of a lemon at the moment; she looks like an alien; and she’s a restless little thing.
WHAT ARE some good reasons to visit San Francisco? Blues, folk, indie, psychedelic rock…the list goes on and on in a city that values the cutting-edge over the mainstream.
Airbnb provides a refreshing alternative to chain hotels. When you’re on the road, the service allows you to meet new people, feel as comfortable as you might at home, and explore new parts of the globe.
Follow Matador on Vimeo Follow Matador on YouTube THE OREGON COAST is rugged. I have driven every mile of the West Coast of the States and the stretch of coastline in Oregon is definitely my highlight (Big Sur and Olympic National Park are right at the top as well).
1. We’ve got dozens of weird laws that will be a buzzkill for your weekend plans. No bear wrestling, no driving blindfolded, no bathing in city fountains, and no fake moustaches that cause laughter in church.
An emergency survival kit is something essential whenever we venture out into nature, we all know that.
Follow Matador on Vimeo Follow Matador on YouTube Georgia is one of those countries we tend to overlook when we’re thinking about our next travel destination.