Posts Written ByRyan Broward

Paris is always a good idea: best things to do in the City of Lights

From authors such as Hemingway and Emerson to celebrities like Audrey Hepburn, Paris has captured the imagination of vagabonds and the culturally-attuned for generations. This hasn’t changed in the modern era, as Paris was the 3rd most visited city in the world in 2016, with 18 million people passing through immigration at Charles de Gaulle airport. Want to join them in the coming months? Don’t wait until the last minute to plan your trip to France’s gift to the world. Below, we will share several ideas on how you can make your time in the City of Lights memorable. 1)…

3 Tips to a Money-Saving Vacation

When was the last time you had a great vacation? You know, one where you did not fret the entire time about how much money you were spending in the process? Having a fun vacation with or without family doesn’t have to leave you worrying about expenses. Sure, vacations do not come free in most cases. While you may travel for work at little cost, is there time aside from your work responsibilities to enjoy yourself? As you think about your next vacation, be pro-active when it comes to saving money along the way. In doing so, you have one…

The Best Way to See Barcelona

  Barcelona is one of the best cities in the world to explore and was built over a long period of time, showing history from the Romans and more recently Gaudi but that’s not the only reason why people explore the rich city of Barcelona, a city renowned for it’s culture and people. Many people choose to take a tour to discover every corner of Barcelona with BGB. There are so many things to see, to get the most of your trip you need someone to show you around. A tour guide will help you to get your bearings of…

Awesome Places For a UK Break

The United Kingdom’s tourism levels have rocketed in recent years as more and more people look to take a vacation on their own doorstep. Weekend breaks in particular have seen huge rises in the last 3 years alone and recent surveys from many holiday companies have shown that far more Brits would prefer to spend their money exploring their own country than heading off to other European hotspots. There are many reasons for this shift in allegiance and whilst heading off to a foreign land is still the most popular option for tourists, it is nice to see that Brits…

Make the Internet Your Best Friend

When it comes to the Internet, you can either love it or hate it. Sure, there are some people who would say they find themselves in the middle, but for many, it is one extreme or the other. That said the Internet can in fact be your best friend over time when used in the correct manner. Should You Know Someone’s Background? One of the means to put the worldwide web to use is by doing a background check on individuals for a myriad of reasons. For instance, has the time come when you’ve decided your finances are getting the…

Choosing a good pair of sunglasses for travel

When hitting the trail, there are many things that will make your trip easier. In our mind, sunglasses are one of the most important accessories a traveler can bring, as the sun can be very strong in many popular tropical destinations. Even in temperate climates, the UV rays that the sun gives off can seriously harm your eyes over years of exposure. Protecting your sight by using sunglasses is crucial, whether you are on vacation or at home. We also realize that you want to be the coolest dude/gal on the beach. In this article, we’ll talk about how to…

Single parents: how to travel safely with kids in tow

For many of us, travelling alone is a challenge in itself – what more for single parents who want to bring their tots along with them during a holiday break or a weekend getaway? It’s no surprise that single parents get the short end of travel package deals. Travel companies focus on two adults who pay for two more than a single parent. The lack of options shouldn’t deter you because it’s definitely doable – and downright enjoyable to travel with your kid/s in tow! Here are some travel safety tips to remember so you can focus on the fun…

When Do You Know It is Time for a Vacation?

Are you feeling more than a little overwhelmed with your work and personal lives these days? In the event the answer is yes, what do you plan to do about it? For millions of people in such situations, getting away for a period of R&R is oftentimes the best solution. A getaway to an all-inclusive island resort can be what the doctor ordered. But what if you can’t afford the time or vacation for that matter? Do you sit at work and continue to run yourself into the ground? So you don’t suffer burnout sooner rather than later, set aside…

Gateway to the east coast: things to do in Halifax this summer

Unlike its west coast counterpart, Halifax doesn’t garner the same amount of attention Vancouver gets. Perhaps this is for the best, as it has kept this city a friendly place. Despite being a small city in Canada, there is much to see and do here. In this article, we’ll go over a few things you can plan an itinerary around. 1) Tour the Halifax Citadel Sitting on an elevated hill above Halifax’s downtown core is the Halifax Citadel. Around since the founding of the city 268 years ago, it solidified Britain’s hold on this part of Nova Scotia prior to…

Avoid Going Down the Criminal Path

When you take a moment to look at your life, are you happy with what you see? For millions of people, the wrong move here or there could change their lives forever. This oftentimes ends up being in the wrong place at the wrong time. For instance, have you ever missed by seconds being in a fatal vehicle accident? What about missing out when something heavy came crashing to the ground? Have you come close to falling to your death? Those scenarios and others will be questions countless individuals can answer yes to. One scenario you do have much more…