Archive for the ‘Adventure’ Category

Ski the Slovenian Alps This Winter

Posted on: December 13th, 2013 by paul


Do you like skiing? How about combining a ski trip with some culture while in the Alps? Aside from some of the finest skiing in the world, the Alps are located within close proximity to many historic cities. (more…)

They Speak German in Italy?

Posted on: September 18th, 2013 by paul

When you picture Italy, you most like think of pizza, wine, the coliseum, and most of all, the Italian language. However, were you aware that there is a small part of Italy that speaks predominantly German? South Tyrol (or Alto Adige as it’s called in Italian) is an interesting mix of Italian and Austrian cultures, combining the best of both worlds. (more…)

Ritten Renon, Italy: Festival of St. Bartholomew

Posted on: September 6th, 2013 by paul

Have you ever been at the top of a mountain? Take it a step further, have you ever had a party at the top of the mountain? Well, how about a party celebrating the yearly occasion of walking the farm animals down the mountain to warmer temperatures and greener pastures? Well that’s exactly what happens in many regions of the Alps, specifically in South Tirol, Italy. (more…)

The Cottage Workout

Posted on: July 25th, 2013 by paul

Want to have some fun at the cottage while you work out? It’s always difficult to motivate yourself to get out of relaxation mode while you are hanging out on the dock but a little creativity in the design of your workout can go a long way. If you are the type of person that likes to stay fit while on vacation at the cottage, try this workout.  (more…)

Dramatically Zen Blog Series: Belize Edition

Posted on: July 10th, 2013 by paul

Most of my friends would describe me as the antithesis of a backpacker, so when they learned I was traveling by myself through Thailand, Australia, and Bali, they were in a suspended state of shock.   When I returned home from my travels unscathed, refreshed, and oddly, with a slight Australian accent, my friends knew I had hit my life’s stride in traveling.  So when my University friend, MK, asked me to join her backpacking through Belize, I excitedly responded, “you betta belize it.” (more…)

Things to do in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Posted on: May 23rd, 2013 by paul

Many travelers to Thailand generally flock to the beaches of the Koh Phi Phi, Phuket, Koh Samui, and Koh Phangnan for the full moon party. But anyone who wants to get a true sense of the diverse landscape Thailand has to offer must visit Chiang Mai.  (more…)

Adventure In Punta Cana

Posted on: April 10th, 2013 by paul

Punta Cana is a popular tourist destination filled with tons of activities just waiting for you. It can be difficult to tell which companies are legitimate or how dilapidated their facilities may have become (more…)


Posted on: March 13th, 2013 by paul

If you plan on taking a vacation to the Puerto Plata area and love eco-adventures we’ve got the perfect day trip for you! Eco-tourism has really been budding in the Dominican and this is possibly one of the most fun things to do on the whole island! (more…)

The Bluest Water

Posted on: February 1st, 2013 by paul

There are many things in the world that are so beautiful you simply do not know how it’s possible they exist. Normally caves are dark, wet and unappealing. (more…)

A Staircase To Heaven

Posted on: January 11th, 2013 by paul

On the island of O’ahu, Hawaii the Haiku stairs were once used as means to install a number of antennas for the Naval Radio Station as from here signals could be picked up by submarines from as far as Tokyo! (more…)