The Best Summer Cities To Visit

With summer quickly approaching, it’s going to be the perfect time to visit some of the world’s most amazing cities! While these destinations are great during any time of year, there’s something special about the summer months that make it the absolute best time to take in all the sights, sounds, smells and more. Here are just a few of the best summer cities to visit! Continue reading The Best Summer Cities To Visit

World’s Most Interesting Museums

All over the world, you’ll be able to find some of the most interesting museums showing things that lean a little bit on the unconventional side. It’s important to think about what you want to see and what you might be open to seeing as well!  No matter what you might think you want to learn about, there’s more than likely a museum somewhere in the world for you to learn about it. Here are just a few of the world’s most interesting museums! Continue reading World’s Most Interesting Museums

Perfect Winter Getaways

Perfect Winter GetawaysWith the winter seasons approaching fast, more and more travellers will be planning their last trips of the year just in time for the leaves to fully fall along with the snow. Some travellers will opt to get as far away from the cold as possible, while others will welcome it and go right to it. It’s important to know just what kind of getaway you want so you have an idea of what to look for when the time comes. During the winter months, different regions of the world will be experiencing their own winters, summers, peak, dry and rainy seasons depending on where you go. These are important factors to think about before you can make any real decisions about where you want to go. Here are just a few of the most perfect winter getaways.



This is the kind of getaway that’s perfect for those who love winter, the holidays and old fashioned New England hospitality. Here, you can find everything from pond skating, skiing to plenty of holiday events to while there. You can even stay at a mountaintop lodge run by the Von Trapp family. Yes, from the Sound Of Music!



Goa is a beautiful, warm and sunny getaway that’s a popular destination for families from all over the world. Located in southern India, this small state is a collection of dozens of beach towns for you to relax on. Each of the beach hotels cater to specific types of clientele, so it will be important to do a bit of research before booking so you know that you’ve chosen the right one. You can find some pretty reasonable rates for rooms no matter what time of year you go, and even during the busy winter months. Aim for a 4-star hotel during your stay and you should be in good hands.

Perfect Winter Getaways

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Puerto Vallarta is heralded as one of the country’s best spots for tourism, and a true gem. It’s resorts are not only beautiful, interesting and authentic, but also lack much of the security issues that can be found in other parts of the country. The weather during the winter months is excellent if you’re trying to get out of the cold, and you’ll also be able to find some pretty great flight and hotel deals pretty easily. During this time of the year, Mexico is actually in its own winter as well; albeit one quite different from the frigid temperatures of North America.


Iceland is a great escape for those who welcome the cold, but just want to be in a new environment full of natural beauty. This arctic island offers plenty of sights, from the Northern Lights to vast snow tundras. If winter sports like skiing and snowboarding are your thing, Iceland is the perfect place for you to go. If you still need a spot to warm up, try hot spring spas like Blue Lagoon about an hour outside of Reykjavík.

No matter where you decide to spend a few weeks this winter, it’s always important to be prepared and well-packed by using luggage like our Rise Gear system. Your clothes will thank you. Happy Travels!