Save Your Phone: Baidu to the Rescue!

Save Your Phone: Baidu to the Rescue!

If you are like most guys out there on the run with your smart phone you glance down only to see your battery is down to 30% and it is not even 11AM!  Yes, the joys of having apps that take up a ton of energy like Facebook, watching Hockey or Basketball on the TSN app or … Continued

Great day for the Los Angeles Zoo!

Great day for the Los Angeles Zoo! By Sage Porter There is so much to explore around the Los Angeles area and when the LA Zoo asked to host us for a morning, I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to go and bring my mom who was visiting form Colorado.  The morning we visited the zoo … Continued

Zipkick Blogger: Allison Foat from Cape Town Diva

  Zipkick Blogger:  Allison Foat from Cape Town Diva 1- Where was the first place that you traveled that made you think WOW—travel is amazing (think history book come to life or …..) I was 15, in France on my first ever trip out of South Africa for ballet training in the South of France and Paris. One morning … Continued

Why I’m Going to Burma (Myanmar)

Richard Bangs is a judge in our We Said Go Travel Writing Contest. The contest is extended for two weeks to December 10, 2015. Please share your story of gratitude! When word got out I was thinking of taking a group to Burma this November, I received this email: Dear Mr. Bangs: I strongly advise … Continued

5 ways celebrate your birthday in Boracay in the Philippines

5 ways to celebrate your birthday on Boracay

Boracay island in the Philippines is well known for being touristy. But venture away from the crowded area around Station 2 and there’s a bunch of fun things you can to do make your birthday truly special and memorable. This was how those cheeky Nomadic Boys set out to celebrate Sebastien’s 9th 25th birthday on Boracay island: … Continued

Zipkick Blogger: Dave Brett from Travel Dave

Zipkick Blogger:  Dave Brett from Travel Dave    1- Where was the first place that you traveled that made you think WOW—travel is amazing (think history book come to life or …..) Has to be my first trip to Finland, it changed everything. This was my first time travelling solo on my own, first time encountering a … Continued

Panama Folio No. 1 [Green]

My Journals come in all sorts of colours. Folio no. 1 is a happy kelly green with gold stamped lettering. It remains my favourite one because it was my first one, and contains in its pages my first visits to Africa and the Middle East. Folio no. 2 is Schiaparelli pink with silver gilt. Folio … Continued

Copenhagen

The Perfect Romantic Getaway To Copenhagen, Denmark

As originally featured on the website Hilton Mom Voyage By Lisa Grabelle I LOVE traveling. Obviously, I LOVE my kids, too. But there’s something else I LOVE…my amazing husband of 16 years! So this summer my husband and I vacationed without our girls and discovered what just may be the perfect romantic getaway — Copenhagen, … Continued

Finalists: 2015 Summer Independence Travel Writing Contest

Finalists for the SUMMER INDEPENDENCE 2015 Travel Writing Contest Thank you to Jessica Tsuzuki, Richa Gupta, Alan Seeger, Zainab Suleman, Sarah Shin, Gina Nelson, Heather Whitehall-Trochon, Amelie Gagne, Mark Schmitt and Hailey Hennessy for your incredible articles. Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2015 Summer We Said Go Travel Writing Contest!  Please find the Finalist articles below. … Continued

Zipkick Bloggers: Stefan and Sebastien from Nomadic Boys

Zipkick Bloggers:  Stefan and Sebastien from Nomadic Boys PHOTO Stefan and Sebastien at the Puu Jih Syh Temple, Sandakan, Sabah, Malaysia Borneo, August 2015 1- Where was the first place that you traveled that made you think WOW—travel is amazing (think history book come to life or …..) Stefan first got bitten when he was old enough … Continued

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