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Gas Stations in Iceland – A Complete Guide on Everything You Need to Know

By Ian Hoyt // Jul 19, 2021

Visiting Iceland is amazing. Until you rent a car to drive around the country and the gas stations have you scratching your head. Gas stations in Iceland can be a bit strange to Americans who are used to the typical convenience store and self-service. That’s why we put together this guide so you can be prepared when you visit Iceland.  There are four different fuel companies that you will find in Iceland, differentiated based on […]

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5 Best Hammock Straps for Your Adventure

By Ian Hoyt // Jul 7, 2021

Picture yourself relaxing on a hammock after a long day of hiking or swimming. There’s just something about the gentle swaying motion that helps put you at ease, and not to mention the perfect panoramic view you get. Many of us love to bring hammocks to our adventures because they’re convenient and portable. Just roll them up, put them in your bag or knapsack, and you’re good to go. But finding the right hammock can […]

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10 Waterfalls in Greece for the Perfect Nature Retreat

By Ian Hoyt // Jul 6, 2021

Greece is blessed with some of the most scenic waterfalls you will ever see. Many tend to forget that this country is more than just beaches and coastlines, which leaves plenty of hidden gems to discover inland. If you are looking to go off the beaten path, then go chasing waterfalls, literally, on your next Greek getaway. Let’s explore some of the best waterfalls in Greece. Neda Waterfalls, Peloponnese Polilimnio Waterfalls, Peloponnese Edessa Waterfalls Souda […]

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10 Destinations for the Best Day Trips from Dubrovnik

By Ian Hoyt // Jun 29, 2021

The coastal city of Dubrovnik, located near the Adriatic Sea, has become an up-and-coming location for tourists in recent years. It’s most commonly known as the shooting location of the popular series, “Game of Thrones”. Aside from that, the city is known for its Old World charm, picturesque corners, and pebbled beaches, among many other attractions.  The best part is that day trips from Dubrovnik can take you to the most picturesque locations in the […]

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Seven Movies Like Eat Pray Love That Will Have You Itching to Travel

By Ian Hoyt // Jun 23, 2021

Movies like Eat Pray Love have inspired countless people to get out, explore the world, and experience all of life’s little joys. The movie is based on Elizabeth Gilbert’s memoir of the same title. Starring Julia Roberts as Gilbert, the movie follows her trips around the world and chronicles her year-long journey of self-discovery. Seven Movies Like Eat Pray Love Discover everything else that life has to offer, albeit vicariously for now, with our list […]

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Five Beautiful Iceland Towns that Will Take Your Breath Away

By Ian Hoyt // Jun 22, 2021

Iceland, the Nordic island just off the coast of Greenland, is famed for its extraordinary landscapes and endlessly long summer days. The Vatnajökull and Snæfellsjökull national parks surround cloud-piercing glaciers and the country’s active volcanoes. In this article, we’ve narrowed down the five must-visit Iceland towns for your next adventure to this beautiful country. Reykjavík Reykjavík is fondly known as Smoky Bay after the towering steam columns that rise from its hot springs. It’s the […]

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How to Visit the Best Iceland Fjords: Our Ultimate Guide

By Ian Hoyt // Jun 17, 2021

Iceland is the land of mythical enchantment and home to dramatic landscapes of exploding geysers, hot springs, and plopping mud-pits. On your next visit, head to the Iceland fjords to lose sight of people and immerse yourself in nature’s beautiful gifts. What is a fjord? Fjords are deep and narrow waterways that reach all the way inland. Most of Iceland’s fjord formed during the last ice age, as glaciers moved towards the sea and carved […]

The Five Best Cities To Live In Portugal

By Ian Hoyt // Jun 15, 2021

With its balmy weather and stunning beachfront cities, Portugal has earned a reputation among modern nomads as the Eurozone’s hidden gem. Some are drawn in by its incredible tax benefits, while others come for relaxation and a high standard of living. Regardless of where you choose to live, rest assured that you can immerse yourself in the best cities in Portugal and still enjoy one of the most affordable costs of living in Europe. Traveling […]

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How to Move to Iceland from US

By Ian Hoyt // Jun 9, 2021

Iceland may sound cold and uninhabitable, but the country is one of the most wonderful places to live. Iceland’s natural surroundings are incredible and fun to explore while residents are welcoming to those who decide to move there. Icelanders enjoy the best of both worlds since the capital city is a busy urban center, one that features a small-town feel where you can socialize and experience a little nightlife. If you’re ready to become an […]