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Rio de Janiero and its Brazilian Brilliance

Rio de Janiero and its Brazilian Brilliance

April 2, 2013, 11 Comments

Looking at a map of the Americas, it is easy to let your eyes glide from the Northern reaches of the barren Canadian Shield down through the Central plains, Western mountains, and Southern deserts. From there, it’s on to the vast curve of Mexico, filtering out into the beautiful volcano laden strip of Central »

Top 5 Things to do in Brazil

Top 5 Things to do in Brazil

November 7, 2012, 2 Comments

Craig Martin talks about 5 of the must do's in Brazil »

Visual Adventure: Brazil

Visual Adventure: Brazil

March 31, 2012, 2 Comments

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C’mon Get Happy with the Wanderers-in-Residence

C’mon Get Happy with the Wanderers-in-Residence

March 20, 2014, 2 Comments

Today is the International Day of Happiness. Officially endorsed by the United Nations in 2012, this day recognizes that that the pursuit of happiness is a fundamental human right. It’s written in Hindu scripture that “there is no happiness for the person who does not travel”—so today we’ve reached out to none other than »

Your planet in 7 seconds: Arms Wide Open

Your planet in 7 seconds: Arms Wide Open

March 18, 2014, No Comments

This week, we’ve got seven seconds for one of the world’s new seven wonders—Rio’s Christ the Redeemer Statue in Brazil. If you’re ever lost in the streets of Rio, cast your eyes upward to the 93-metre statue — its right arm points to Ipanema Beach while its left arm points to Maracana, the world’s largest »

10 Tips for Flying with Kids

10 Tips for Flying with Kids

March 13, 2014, 12 Comments

As we board the plane for our trip from California to Brazil with our two toddler sons, I can see people looking, wondering if we will be sitting next to them. We take our seats, and the two women sitting near us ask if the kids will sleep. I tell myself not to worry, »

Pics of the Week

Pics of the Week

March 7, 2014, No Comments

It was an exciting week out there on our planet! Once again, Rio‘s Carnival set the standard for “how to throw a party,” while storms rolled over beaches in Sydney, Australia. Love prevailed at the summit of Kili just in time for a relaxing afternoon on the docks of Algonquin National Park in Canada »

Pics of the Week

Pics of the Week

February 28, 2014, 1 Comment

Whether you travel to see beautiful sights, incredible scenery or to interact with different cultures – there is always a scene to watch unfold. And we hope this round up of our Pics of the Week gives you a glimpse of just that. Starting in Brazil, to the markets in Istanbul, the bright lights »

10 Tips for Sustainable Travel with Kids

10 Tips for Sustainable Travel with Kids

January 30, 2014, 8 Comments

We all know that the world’s population is growing. In many countries, the middle class is growing, too, resulting in many more international travellers than ever before. As the number of people travelling increases, tourism puts even more pressure on the world’s cities, historical sites, and environment. This developing reality means that sustainable travel »

Pics of the Week

Pics of the Week

January 24, 2014, 1 Comment

Zip around the world through our “Pics of the Day” weekly round up. Stand high above the city in Rio, float in space taking in the great white continent of Antarctica, and come down to Earth for a reminder that baby animals are always going to be cute »