Category Archives: North America

Disney World – Dream Vacation or Stressful Nightmare?

Disney World

I was chatting to a friend yesterday who had just returned from a 2 week break at Disney World in Orlando, Florida and I was asking them if they’d had a good time? Their answer was interesting.

What Do You Need to Know About Yosemite National Park?

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You might assume that a trip to the US would be all about big skyscrapers, bigger burgers and insane inner city traffic.

Well, you could make a trip to the kind of place where this is your reality for a few days but wouldn’t you rather get out and see some of the most spectacular scenery on Earth? Of course you would.

What Exactly Are the Rocky Mountains?

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Once you start thinking about travelling to new places it is incredible how many tempting places you will find on the planet.

I once got pretty far into the project of planning a 6 month trip to North America and even with such a long time planned there I still couldn’t work out how to narrow down my list of possible destinations.

The Best Places in the World to See a Geyser

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Is it just me or is everyone else fascinated by geysers as well? This natural phenomenon occurs in a few different places over the world, although they are still relatively rare.

Geysers tend to be found in places with volcanic activity so where would you like to go and see one? There are over a thousand known geysers on the planet and most of them are incredible to look at.

5 Mexican Traditions You Will Love

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Mexico is one of the most exciting countries in the world for anyone who wants to see colourful and fascinating traditions which have a long and rich history. The following are just a few of the top Mexican traditions which you are sure to love.

Listening to Mariachi Bands

Music plays a big part in a trip anywhere and in Mexico you will hear a lot of it. Mariachi is the type of music which most tourists enjoy, although the music is only part of the attraction. The elaborate outfits are also interesting and the music is often performed at a variety of different social occasions. If you see a group looking really smartly dressed and carrying violins, trumpets and guitars then be sure to stop and have a listen. It might take you a while to get used to this style of music but after you have you will start humming along to the tunes.