After you peruse the following wonders of forests and their numerous benefits and you’ll be ready to plan your next vacation walking in the woods. Improved health and wellbeing   Discover why the Japanese love “Forest Bathing” or Shinrin-Yoku. It’s the amazing practice of wandering in the woods to improve health and wellbeing. And…

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Why visit New Zealand’s most famous destination? For starters, Rudyard Kipling called it the Eighth Wonder of the World. Milford Sound is the shining star of New Zealand’s  South Island for many reasons. It is the inspiration for travelers to journey to this out-of-the-way, natural corner of Fiordland, a region in the island’s southwest corner.…

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Here are some of the reasons to add an Amazon River cruise on the top of your travel list: The region’s amazing biodiversity since the vast Amazon River is the second-longest river the moves across the continent of South America as it passes through Brazil, Colombia, and Peru.           More than a…

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  “You cannot surprise an individual more than twice with the same marvel” Mark Twain, Life on the Mississippi But the Mississippi River offers three experiences and surprises that you will not find anywhere else.         Feel like an explorer. When you travel along the Mississippi River you can dive deep into the…

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From the beginning of time to the 21st-century people described certain areas as being holy or magical, as having a concentrated power or presence of spirit. Ancient legends, historical records, and contemporary reports tell of extraordinary, even miraculous happenings at these places where the sick become well; deities appear; artists receive inspiration, prophets see visions…

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Why should you get outdoors? Numerous scientific studies found that nature improves our health and well-being in at least three ways:     Physical activity increases when we get outdoors. Nature makes us move. Nature revives and helps us recover from stress. We find our concentration improves, and we can also reduce our pulse rate…

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Are you thinking about a Christmas in Scandinavia? Here is a quick journey of the places to visit. The long Nordic winters inspire locals to be masters of Christmas cheer. Share in their warmth and merriment where you can experience local Christmas traditions in Scandinavia. While the countries may share some seasonal customs, all Scandinavian…

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