Ranches are a great alternative vacation option. You still get away from the hustle and bustle of normal life, but, instead of laying on a beach, you are treated to the slow-moving life of a ranch. There are many adventures to be had on a ranch, including horseback riding, hiking, working with animals and helping with the day-to-day operations.
The first decision is deciding what you want out of a ranch vacation. Similar to other vacations, not all ranch trips are the same. Some are more hard work than others and some are focused on sightseeing and enjoying the great outdoors. There are also many locations for ranch vacations — in mountainous regions, forests or deserts.
Make sure to pack sensibly. Most likely, there are lots of physical activities happening on a ranch, so clothing should be durable and ready for all kinds of weather. Many ranches include horseback riding and this can be a toll on your muscles if you’re not used to riding for hours at a time. Pack appropriate medication and aids for muscle pain.
Ranches are a fun way to experience a different way of life and are enjoyable. This type of vacation is a fantastic alternative to the norm and will leave you with great memories.
Barcelona has seen a recent influx of craft cocktails bars within the past five years or so, and Sant Antoni seems to be one of the city’s epicenters of such swanky watering holes. Amid the crisscross streets, organic grocery stores and the soon-to-open, recently renovated Sant Antoni market is Bitter, an inconspicuous cocktail bar where there’s more than meets the eye.
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.
Friends and family members of travelers are always looking for the right gift. It’s hard to find something that will surprise a traveler and also be something they use often. Many are trying to look past the typical gifts travelers get, such as notebooks and pens, and looking more toward destination-specific or more unique items. Gift giving can be difficult for some that don’t know what a traveler is looking for or needs, but these three gifts are a great starting point.
Bleisure — it’s a term we’re all familiar with these days. After all, millennials drive the rising trend, combining business and leisure trips regularly. Take a few days to decompress in a new destination after a hectic schedule of meetings and business.