Road trips are an art. Road trips require a trustworthy and reliable car, snacks, the right group of friends and the perfect playlist. No matter where you go and if your with friends, family or a significant other, the right music can make or break a road trip. The following list has a diverse group of songs that can fit in on any road trip. Hip-hop, rock, alternative, it’s all covered. They say it’s not the destination but the journey that matters. The soundtrack also matters.
Traveling is when most of the memories of your life happen. Everyone has a “remember the time we went here” story to tell. The best way to keep those memories is to take a lot of pictures. In these modern times it is not shameful to take a picture of yourself. There is even a term for it, selfie. On your travels you may see things that you want to show people and include yourself to as a way to say “I was here.” A selfie is the perfect way to do that. As you check off the destinations of your travel bucket list. Here are some selfies you might want to take a try at re-creating.
Eating seems like it is a simple task for everyone to do. It is something that we do everyday and is something we need to do to stay alive. They way people eat differs in different parts of the world. If you are a global citizen then you should be aware of the different dining etiquette practices of other countries. These practices can help you connect with people abroad and it pulls you out of the naive tourist bubble. Read the following list of dining do’s and don’ts in other countries if you are preparing to go abroad.
If there is one thing we as humans know how to do, it is celebrate life’s triumphs. All over the world people celebrate for many different reasons. Birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, holidays, historical dates or events, tradition, and the list can go on forever with reasons why people celebrate. Some celebrations are small. Only a few people gather and have a good time. Other celebrations are huge. These celebrations usually happen on an annual basis and for a certain period of time. No matter where in the world you can find a huge celebration. Here is a list of some of the worlds biggest and most outrageous celebrations.
Being a celebrity means you have to make appearances all the time. Charity functions, premieres and openings often require the presence of a popular public figure. The best way to get to these events is by plane. Celebrities are still people and can have a range of emotions that can be shown at any given time. It seems that these emotions are often displayed while flying and the flight crews are often on the receiving end. Flight attendants have to deal with people everyday and seeing a celebrity on their flight may not be a surprise for them. How these celebrities act is what the flight crews remembers. Here are some accounts from flight crew members of how some celebrities behaved while flying to their destination.
Flying is one of the greatest inventions that man has come up with. It has provided expedited transportation for people and cargo. It can be a hassle and very stressful at times. Especially on an empty stomach. Whether you have no time to eat or you can bring what you want to eat on the plane, hunger is known to ruin passenger’s flights. There are meals and snacks that the airlines offer but they are extremely over priced and you’ll feel like a sucker if you give in and buy them. Lucky for you, below is a list that I have put together that contains tasty snacks that you CAN bring on the plane.
U.S. Customs is very particular about what they let in the country. Many people go on trips to other countries and buy souvenirs only to get them confiscated at customs. Before going on a trip overseas is would be wise to check for things that you cannot bring back to the states. Just because the rest of the world considers it to be legal doesn’t mean the U.S. does. Some of the things that are banned in the U.S. are for our own protection. Other times it doesn’t make since why some things are banned. Either that is the law and we must adhere to it. So next time you want to bring something back from overseas makes sure it isn’t anything on this list.
Picking a hotel can be a hassle when going on vacation. Your lodging should be as adventurous as your vacation. Some people like to camp in the wild when they travel, others stay with friends or family. The more conservative find the popular name brand hotels that they are familiar with. If you want to change things up a bit try staying in a hotel that was once a prison. Old prisons and jailhouse have been converted to luxurious hotels where guest can experience the best hospitality the area has to offer. Some of the hotels have completely transformed the building, while others kept remnants to the facilities past. It’s a little exciting to be able to tell your friends that you stayed in a room where it is possible that someone got shanked.
It is not uncommon for people to leave things in their hotel rooms. Some of the most common things that get left are phone chargers, sunglasses, and maybe even a pair of shoes. Those things can easily be replaced or returned. There are other things that are found in hotel rooms that are a lot stranger. This list has some of the most bizarre findings a hotel staff can find. Housekeepers must have interesting jobs if they find weird and creepy, and sometimes cool stuff like this all the time.
The summer is is in full swing and the water parks are open for business. One of the best things to do to beat the heat is to take a ride on a water slide. There are different types of slides that have different features like tunnels, loops or drops. Some water slides are extremely fun to ride while others are completely terrifying. The bigger the slide the scarier it is. Some water slides have been known to be so terrifying that their are strict age and weight requirements to ensure the riders safety. These rides were not created to be kid friendly. Only the bravest of the thrill seekers try these water slides. Here are the most terrifying water slides in America.