Archive for June, 2013

#FriFotos: Take a Hike

#FriFotosfollow is a weekly Twitter chat where travelers can share their favorite photos based on a certain theme. To see this week’s theme and photos, search #FriFotos on Twitter. Tweet one of your own and join in the fun!...


Top 5 Coastal Towns in the U.K.

Summer is the season that many people wait all year for, from counting down the days until the sun to prepping for their next big trip. As fun as summer can be, sometimes you never get around to doing what you really want to do...



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From Kandy to Colombo: A Sri Lankan Adventure

  After a 3-night stay in a village in Sri Lanka, my travel friend, Mahak and I decided we wanted to go to Kandy and Colombo. We arrived in Kandy by bus from our small village’s nearest bus station, and Colombo by tr...


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8 Best Travel Books of All Time

Please don’t ask me to choose between my love for books or travel, as I simply couldn’t. In fact, I love nothing more than combining the two passions and use books to inform and inspire my next burst of travelling. I try to...



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The Open Road: Tasmania

Originally published in WildJunket Magazine Summer 2013 here’s no soundtrack to the view that stretches out in front of me from my lofty perch on the summit of Mount Amos in Tasmania’s Freycinet National Park. That...


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Best in Travel: Why Southeast Asia, Charming Honeymoons in India, and Buying the Ticket

Every Wednesday, we round up the best of the online travel media and feature it here on Best in Travel. To join in the fun, follow us on  on Twitter @WildJunket and tag your favorite stories with #WJmag. We’ll bring  t...



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Marseille Through Film

Marseille is the sunniest city that lies at the south of France, with its azure blue seas of the Mediterranean touching its coast.  The crashing waves on the coastline force the hardened, chalk-white limestone cliffs to form i...


Tips on Long-exposure Travel Photography (Part 2)

To recap, long-exposure photography is a type of photography which involves setting the shutter speed very low, thereby sharply capturing stationary elements and blurring moving elements within the frame. We started with four t...



#FriFotos: Fun in the Summer

#FriFotosfollow is a weekly Twitter chat where travelers can share their favorite photos based on a certain theme. To see this week’s theme and photos, search #FriFotos on Twitter. Tweet one of your own and join in the fun!...


Top 5 Urban Hikes

They say the best way to get to know a city is to live like a local; eat, drink and shop where the locals choose and you’ll soon become well acquainted with your new destination.  For me, I find a bit of perspective always h...