Most Americans are well aware that Thanksgiving is the busiest travel time of the year. If you’re one of the 94.5 million Americans traveling over 50 miles for that turkey gravy, chances are that once you finally make it home you’ll be griping about the heavy traffic, flight delays, or other travel-related headaches.
But how many of us stop to think, on the day we are supposed to be most grateful for our blessings, how lucky we are to have these modes of transportation at our disposal? I’m guessing you’ve probably never heard this around the dinner table: “I’m grateful for this delicious meal with my family, our good health, and the railroad tracks that brought me home in time.”
So to help you get in the spirit of gratitude for the many travel luxuries we often take for granted, here is a throwback to what travel used to be like in the U.S. (Makes that baby crying next to you the entire flight, not seem so bad, doesn’t it?!)
There’s no place on Earth that compares to the vast white wilderness of Antarctica: snow, ice, water and rocks. Until recently, Antarctica was off limits to the traditional traveler. Not anymore! Find out all there is to know about the mystical continent of Antarctica.
Scuba diving is one of the most popular recreational water sports in the world. There are many different criteria to consider when choosing the best diving site, clarity of water, to the colorful flora, caves and relics etc. Here are the best and most beautiful scuba diving sites that will guarantee the perfect underwater experience!
Going on a safari is one of the most unique and memorable family trips you can experience. Just imagine the beauty of the animal kingdoms, the scenery, the sunset, the variety of ecosystems and the nature. Sound intriguing? We’ve put together this list of African safaris that are sure to blow you away!
These days, our smartphones are with us everywhere we go, whether we are at home or out and about. Since our phones are always on hand, why not put them to use on vacation? Check out this list of apps for your smartphone that you cannot go without on your next vacation!