Why do we travel? What are the benefits of travelling? So, you’re thinking of travelling? Is this your first time? Is it your 20th time? Where do you want to go? Why do you want to travel? Here are ten great reasons travellers have been journeying around the world for centuries, and why you should … Continue reading Travel: What are the reasons and benefits?
Written by Courtney Bowen at travelcuts Volunteering to Voluntouring Volunteering has morphed into a new experience because more travellers are interested in making a difference when they are travelling. At home you might volunteer to help out at a soup kitchen, at a fundraiser day for a local organisation or plant seedlings on the weekend … Continue reading Volunteer while travelling – Make a Difference
Two weeks to uncover India, from traffic-filled Delhi to modern Mumbai, an on-the-ground view of some of India’s most fantastic towns and cities Written by Nicola Easterby, for G Adventures India is irresistible one moment and exasperating the next. But even after two weeks of the country’s turbulent behaviour, I was left wanting more. It … Continue reading Two Weeks Uncovering India, Delhi to Mumbai
What is it about Europe that makes it so perfect for first-time travellers? Here’s Contiki’s view on Euro-venturing… When the wanderlust grabs a hold of you and you go on your first real trip, we all seem to find ourselves in Europe. It’s just what you do and where you go when you’re ready to … Continue reading Europe – Perfect For First Time Travellers!
Contiki knows a trip to Europe will change you forever. Here’s why… The world is a big old place, and sometimes one of the biggest travelling challenges can actually be deciding where to venture to next. When you’re choosing between the Caribbean coast lines of Belize, the lush tropical lands of South East Asia or … Continue reading Europe, a life changing destination with Contiki
Written by Courtney Bowen at travelcuts “I am strong, I am invincible, I am woman…” Forty-seven years ago, these lyrics were released in a song “I Am Woman”, by Australian-American artist Helen Reddy. The song was featured a year later in the 1972 film, Stand Up and Be Counted and later became a number one … Continue reading International Women’s Day – “I am strong, I am invincible, I am woman.”