El Nido Palawan (Philippines) – HipCity Guide

Imagine pristine white sand beaches, enchanting lagoons, karsts Limestone Mountains, water so clear it’s like glass, unexplored coves, spectacular archipelago, and a sunset that...

Beyond the Olympics: Why Lake Placid, NY is the Ultimate Weekend...

As some of you know, Lake Placid, NY was host to both the 1930 and 1980 Winter Olympic games (depending on your age and...

Weekend Trips from Madrid: Hidden Gems of Rural Spain

Spain is the ideal vacationing spot for many Brits and Americans, and for good reason. Sure, everybody knows that Barcelona and Madrid have a lot...

Guam Uncovered: The Best Hidden Healthy Food Joints

So now that you're a bit more familiar with Guam and its bar scene, let's move onto my favorite pastime--err I mean, activity: eating!! As...

7 Tips for Exploring Rio de Janeiro on a Budget

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Figuring out what to do in Rio de Janeiro when you're on a tight budget might not be the easiest task, but it is possible....

Top 10 Budget Stays in Rio de Janeiro

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  Many budget travelers are surprised when they start planning their trip to Rio de Janeiro because many of the hostels and hotels aren't quite...

Cities Less Traveled: Why Santa Teresa is the Cultural Gem of...

When most tourists visit Rio de Janeiro they generally stick to the Ipanema and Copacabana neighborhoods, where the touristic beaches are lined with tanga-wearing, caipirinha-drinking locals....

6 Most Romantic Hotels in Rio de Janeiro

When you think of Rio de Janeiro, one of the first things that probably pops into your head is a colorful image of Carnavalwith scantily clad...

Guam Uncovered: Best Bars in Tumon

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The best part of traveling, in my opinion, is having the freedom to create your life any way you want. Changing plans last minute...

Ribera del Duero: the unknown Spanish wine region that shot to...

Ribera del Duero was, for many years, a relatively quiet wine producing region in the North of Spain- until the 1980´s. Suddenly, the world...