3 Tips for Planning A Trip To The Smoky Mountains

There are some places in the U.S. that you’ve got to see at least once in your life. For many people, the Great Smoky Mountains is one of those places. This national park is a great place for you and your loved ones to get in touch with nature and see some amazing sights along the way. But if you’ve never been to this area, you might be unsure of the best way to plan your trip or what things to set as your priorities. So to help with this, here are three tips for planning a trip to the Smoky Mountains.

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What it Really Means to be Good to Yourself

There are so many different ways to say “I love you,” many of which we take for granted and perhaps aren’t even aware of because they’ve become clichéd, somewhat. “Drive safe”, “have a safe trip”, “call me when you arrive”, “are you crazy?”, “take really good care of yourself / be good to yourself…” – these are all some ways to say “I love you” we would appreciate more if we were more aware of the deeper manifestation of what love really is. Read more

Top 5 Chinatowns in Australia and Beyond

One of the most exciting things about the dozens of Chinatowns that dot the globe is that every single one offers something new and exciting. In Toronto you can enjoy the annual Toronto Dragon Boat Race, in Manila you can try the famous bull testicle soup, and in Melbourne you can appreciate the long history of the Chinese on the Western side of our world. Read more

3 Tips For A Less Stressful TSA Experience At The Airport

While you and your travel companions are likely ecstatic about your upcoming adventure, the one thing you might not be over the moon about is actually getting to your final destination. Although some people love airports and flying and everything that has to do with the whole traveling experience, most people find getting to and through the airport to be a real hassle. And with the strict security measures that are always in force, you might be feeling like it’s just a matter of time before your TSA experience becomes the downfall of you. Luckily, there are things you can do to minimize the chances of you having a bad encounter at this juncture of your travels. To show you how you can do this, here are three tips for a less stressful TSA experience at the airport.

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Why Is It Important to Try New Things When Travelling?

Travelling itself has a number of fantastic benefits to consider, but when you add in the fact that you can try many different new and exciting activities or experiences, it just gets even better. Stepping outside of your comfort zone isn’t always something that some people are happy to do, but there are so many advantages to trying, that it’s well worth it.

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Bringing Back the True Spirit of Humanity

While the beauty of nature as it exists in its currently evolutionary phase is indeed contributed to by what can be the real cruelty of natural selection, the fact that our most-developed organ as the human species is our brain probably means that we can get it right by way of doing things differently to the rest of the animals. Can you imagine men having to fight it out to the death in order to win mating rights for example? Read more

4 Excellent Camping Options

Lots of people enjoy camping while they’re traveling. But camping doesn’t mean the same thing to everyone. People have many different conceptions of the activity, and that’s why you should discuss what everyone’s expectations are, with all of your traveling party, before you leave.

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