Shakespeare & Co. Bookstore (PARIS)

When traveling to a new destination I always try to learn the history of its most popular spots. Then, I find it more magical to visit a place whose history I am already familiar with. Let’s learn some history today. Shakespeare & Company Bookstore in Paris is located at 37, rue de la Bucherie, 75005…

Best “Ice cream” in the world? (ROME)

Good evening! Let’s talk about Gelato. Ever wonder how ice cream from a specific region could be better than any other ice cream? Well, that is because Gelato is NOT ice cream. There are no many differences, not really, but they’re not the same. Gelato has less fat content than ice cream, more milk instead…

Interview to Dawid Wiktorowski from @dwiktorowski

We are back with a new collaborator! A great opportunity to share travel tips about destinations I personally haven’t visited yet. Today, the videographer Dawid Wiktorowski tells us about his last adventure in Antartica. Here is the interview: Welcome to the community! Tell us about yourself, about where you come from and about how and…

GET ON THE HIPPIE SPIRIT (San Francisco)

Today, we’ll go over the history and what it’s left of it in the Haight neighborhood of San Francisco, once the heart oh the hippie movement. This neighborhood got his fame for The Summer of Love. The time during the summer of 1967 where over 100.000 young people, mostly college students on their summer break…

MY TRIP TO JAMAICA

 Today, I am sharing my trip to Jamaica, one of the best of the trips I have taken. For me, the most important thing about a trip is how deep and authentic the experience is, it’s not about the sightseeing or how pretty the city and its museums are, but the overall experience. This time,…

Interview with Niall from @travellersandotherstuff

Today, we are welcoming the first collaborator with The Wise Explorer. An interview about the last trip took by the Instagram user @travellersandotherstuff to two gothic/medieval cities in Germany. ——————- Welcome to the community! Tell us about yourself, where you come from and about how and when did your passion for traveling start? Hi, my…

ENJOY YOUR TRIP (Not getting Sick)

Good evening! Today, we’ll be talking about safety, about maintaining our health during a trip to an exotic place. As we saw of the last post of this blog, there are awesome opportunities to try local foods from street food stands to be able to really experience the destination like the locals, but we also have to…

STREET FOOD IN EGYPT

Today, this post is going to talk about eating out of our comfort zone. Sometimes traveling can be adventurous, with new activities, sights and foods to try, but these foods can also cause us to feel sick, sometimes slightly sick and other giving us actual food-poisoning. On this blog’s next post I’ll be giving some tricks…

EXPLORE A CITY LIKE A LOCAL (London)

Good morning! Today we will focusing of those who are traveling to a destination that they had already explore. There is always more to learn and explore in a city than just the touristic spots.Today we’ll use the example of London, a highly visited city not only for leisure but also for business purposes, so…

MOVING AROUND AN ANCIENT CITY

            Today, we are going to talk about transportation. Sometimes we get too used to cities that have a huge public transportation system, specially underground trains. This is true in most American and European cities but in many places with long history, as Rome, it’s difficult to build an underground rail system…

NEW ADVENTURE!

Let me introduce myself. I am Miss Gi, an adventure seeker and Tourism Management graduate who is very excited to start this new project. This blog’s purpose is to encourage people to take a risk, travel to remote places and at the same time, be prepared and feel safe. I’d love to share my knowledge in the…