Over the past 20 or so years that I’ve been travelling, I have overheard conversations between fellow travellers discussing an entire nation of people, those being Americans. This most recently enforced by an overheard conversation whilst in America. “Only 5%…

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Yellowstone National Park is one of the most famous national parks in America as well as being the first national park in the world established in 1872. Why travel to Yellowstone? I travelled through here two years ago in summer…

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The United States is gigantic so I can’t say I’ve seen it all. When travellers beam they’ve “done America!” it’s just not possible. Yes we may have explored the red rock deserts in the west, hiked the Appalachian Trail to…

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I always viewed the US as a safe place to travel, perhaps too safe in comparison to the wilds of trekking in Patagonia, cycling in China, hiking the Inca Trail or sailing down the Nile. However, I was intrigued by…

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The midnight sun is a strange thing to encounter, especially for those of us used to timing our bedtime by how dark it is outside. So what is this strange phenomenon and what does it mean for you when you…

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