We all need a break sometimes. If you want to take a vacation where you can truly escape, check out one of these destinations for going off the grid.
Alaska’s wild terrain offers the perfect background for an off-the-grid escape. Many areas within the state have scant cellphone reception and WiFi access. Take this opportunity to explore the untouched land throughout the state.
Nestled among the Himalayas, this remote south Asian country is known for its picturesque monasteries, palaces and shrines. The country remained mostly isolated from the rest of the world until the mid 20th century. Take in the unspoiled environment.
Located near Zanzibar in Tanzania, this private nature reserve opened in 1991. The reserve is home to a coral reef sanctuary, forest reserve, visitor and education center, a small eco lodge and historical monuments. There is no electricity, which makes the spot ideal for anyone looking to get away.
The Central American country boasts a rugged terrain with beaches, rainforests and volcanoes. There are plenty of adventurous and relaxing activities to enjoy during your visit. Resorts throughout the country offer accommodations without Internet access, so you can truly enjoy your surroundings.
When you are home and lose your purse, it can be extremely problematic. When you are traveling and it happens, it can be disastrous. While the event itself can't be undone, following a few simple steps can help lessen the sting.
For most of us, time in the car is “me time.” You can listen to that podcast you’re captivated by, blast that pop song and sing along at the top of your lungs or listen to the next chapter in that biography e-book you’re almost finished. A road trip only amplifies those opportunities. So, next time you’re traveling by road, take the wheel and take control. Opt for a rental car on your next vacation, rather than a rideshare, taxi or public transportation, and enjoy the open road on your own terms.
Singapore is known for being on the cutting edge of many industries, so it can be strange for foreigners to group the city-state with developing Southeast Asian nations like Thailand, Cambodia or Vietnam. But the multicultural hub represents diverse nationalities and religions, and knowing as much as possible before visiting Singapore can help you prevent any faux pas. Here are a few things you shouldn’t do when visiting Singapore.
ONCE THE FINAL MEETING WRAPS and the last contract is signed and sealed with a handshake, what’s next? Do you catch a flight back home or do you take advantage of the destination? If your next business trip is to Italy, we suggest adding a few more days to explore the country’s most amazing hot spots. Make time for more than a mouthwater- ing Italian meal in these three cities.
Santa Monica, California, has such an incredible array of restaurants and bars, it can be difficult to choose one. Rustic Canyon on Wilshire Boulevard makes it easy to decide; the restaurant manages to clearly set itself apart from the rest.