Summer is the perfect time of year to head to some of the world’s amusement parks. Whether you’re there for the rides or the food, amusement parks all over the globe are some of the most family friendly attractions in any destination. When you’re visiting with your family along for the ride, finding an activity that works for everyone can be extremely tricky. With amusement parks, it’s easier than ever to keep everyone engaged no matter what they’re into. Here are just a few of the world’s best amusement parks Continue reading World’s Best Amusement Parks
Travelling the world in search of the next big thrill means different things to different people, but there’s no doubt that there is a very specific kind of person who would be classified as a thrillseeker. No matter what kind of adventure you’re looking for, you’re bound to find it in any one of these amazing locales. Pack your Rise Gear bags and get ready to head to some of the best destinations for thrill seekers! Continue reading The Best Destinations For Thrill Seekers
It’s always a great idea to travel no matter what time of year it is, but the question then becomes where. Each month of the year presents along with it a good or bad idea for travel, depending on the peak seasons of different regions around the world. Everything for prices, larger crowds and even monsoon season can make a certain destination a good or a bad idea. Here are the best places to go through the year!
With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, plenty of travellers have already made plans to head to locations all over the world to celebrate. While everyone’s idea of romance is a little different, there are a few things that are pretty consistent across the board to set the mood. A good thing to keep in mind with some of these destinations, particularly the Caribbean, will be more expensive in the days leading up to Valentine’s Day because of how popular it is for couples to head there. So, if you’re looking to book a trip that’s more adventure than romance – try to wait until after the 14th has passed to make your plans. For travellers trying to make the most of Valentine’s Day, a honeymoon and more, here’s list of some of the most romantic destinations in the world. Continue reading World’s Most Romantic Destinations
As the cold weather in much of the world continues, there are still a handful of places that are very much a warm paradise. Bali, one of the many Indonesian islands, is the perfect place for an exotic getaway filled with sun, sand, vibrant culture and amazing food. Here are just a few reasons to check Bali off your bucket list in 2016. Continue reading Why You Should Explore Bali in 2016
For most travellers, bringing home a souvenir is the best token to have from their trip. From artisan crafts and clothing to shot glasses, everyone wants a piece to bring back from their adventures. But what about leaving your own token to say “I was here” ? In the age of selfies and instant sharing, it’s easy to show the world where you’ve been, but there’s nothing like leading your own own souvenir for someone else to stumble across like a message in a bottle. Here, we run down some of the best places on earth to leave your mark.
Booking a hotel is probably the most important part of any trip, and choosing from the multitude of places can sometimes be overwhelming. Some go for luxury amenities like ensuite jacuzzis while others focus on practical features like proximity to city centres and public transit. But what about a bit of a twist? Staying in an unconventional hotel can make for an unforgettable experience and awesome photos. Whether it speaks to your artistic side or lets you count stars instead of sheep to doze off, everyone should give these unique hotels a visit at least once!
For those of us who aren’t lucky enough to live in year-round warm weather, our favourite escapes often include white sandy beaches and clear water. Calming ocean waves and lots of sun (and a little shade) can be found in many places around the world, but some are truly beautiful spaces deserving of the word “paradise”, and make perfect places to visit, relax, party and everything in between. Here, we go through some of the world’s most beautiful beaches.