• The 10 Best Christmas Vacations for 2019 | SmarterTravel
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    The 10 Best Christmas Vacations for 2019 | SmarterTravel

    The 10 Best Christmas Vacation Spots 10. Rome Italy: Listen to the Pope give Christmas mass at St. Peter’s Basilica or shop the Christmas markets at Piazza Navona and the Spanish Steps 9. Quebec City, Canada: The city’s Old World Charm and events such as the Grand Marche Christmas Market transport visitors to a holiday wonderland 8. Israel: How better to spend Christmas than by making a pilgrimage to the Holy Land? Join the celebrations at the Church of Nativity or visit the Western Wall to see the lighting of the menorah 7. North Pole, Alaska: Nearly 400,000 letters to Santa are sent to this living Christmas village every year.…

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    5 Facts About BLM Land | Free RV Camping | Travel Tips Tuesdays

    what’d it do my mood change travel to Tuesdays and today we’re talking to you about five facts about BLM yes and that does not stand for black lives matter nope BLM is a public lying where you can go fishing hiking and in our case company yes so let’s talk about the five facts about BLM’s vamanos alright so the first fact about BLM’s they’re free yes and we all know how much I love free so if you’re looking for a camping site and you want something free find a BLM land now fact number two there’s no hook ups in most BLM lands so that means that…

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    Vacation Rental Potential Episode 1 | Vacations by design

    An outdated border can be tricky to take down. One way to work around it is to simply tape and paint a border right over it. Sometimes the biggest eyesores make the best statement pieces. A fresh coat of paint, some new hardware and vinyl paper… make a dramatic transformation. To keep a non-functioning fireplace as the star of the room, add a grouping of candles. It creates a dramatic effect and makes the room warm and inviting for guests. A quick and easy kitchen update is to simply swap out old hardware for new hardware. A quick and inexpensive way to make a great outdoor space is to do…

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    Packing For a Road Trip with Dogs | Road Trip Hacks With Dogs

    ♪ Guess what we’re doing today! ♪ So, as most of you know We are currently on a very long distance road trip from Northern Michigan all the way to Los Angeles, California. Then heading north to Washington, Montana and back to Michigan eventually. Today’s video is all about how to prepare for a road trip with your dogs. You can also use this with how to prepare for overnight stay long distance trips. Basically is the same. How to prepare for an epic adventure with your dogs. The first thing we are going to need is a dog bag. That’s right! A dog bag. Sometimes it’s just easier when…

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    My name’s Alex and this is my van, Penny. This is my pup Talkeena. After college I took a year off to go do some unpaid internships, to explore the world, and discover myself. I ended up moving to New Zealand for a year. While I was there I was living out of a tent and I saw all these super cool van conversions. I just got really inspired by what people were doing with such little material in such little space. After the year was up I came back to Washington and I moved to Seattle and I got the big kid job. I got the nine-to-five, the office,…

  • THAILAND VACATION – Secluded Beaches and Wildlife Heaven
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    THAILAND VACATION – Secluded Beaches and Wildlife Heaven

    We had two weeks to spend traveling Thailand. She likes sugar and spice and everything nice. I liked snakes, snails and puppy-dog tails. She was seeking crystal-clear waters and beautiful resorts on Private beaches. I was there to rough it in the jungles and see the wildlife, the elephants, the monkeys and lizards and snakes! We were both there for the food, to spend as little money as possible and to avoid these guys at all costs. This is our quest for the perfect dream vacation in Thailand first Stop, Khao Sok. We’re boating with a small group to our isolated floating bungalows for a night. our tour guide reassured…

  • Hikes & Things to do in Cusco, Peru (incl. Machu Picchu, Lares Trek, Rainbow Mt, Humantay‚Ķ)
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    Hikes & Things to do in Cusco, Peru (incl. Machu Picchu, Lares Trek, Rainbow Mt, Humantay…)

     [Music] Hola from Peru. In this episode, I’m going to show you around Cusco and the Cusco region, one of my favorite areas in the country. In partnership with G Adventures, I will introduce you to an alternative Machu Picchu experience with the Lares Trek and the Sacred Valley, not to mention all the delicious Peruvian dishes I’m going to try. Are you ready to explore? Vamanos. [Music] Of course, we need to start this episode here in the historical center of Cusco with a little walking tour to introduce you to this beautiful city. We’re now at the Plaza de Armas where you can find most of the…

  • Vacation Rental Potential Episode 5 | Vacations by design
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    Vacation Rental Potential Episode 5 | Vacations by design

    Updating your home to create a cozy mountain retreat, doesn’t have to break the bank. For an instant kitchen update, consider removing some upper cabinetry. It really opens up the space and allows you to show off a variety of appliances to guests. It’s an inexpensive way to transform the room, since you’re removing something and not adding it. Adding a creative backsplash will go a long way to creating a unique space your guests can enjoy. Using wood adds interest and texture, doesn’t require any tiling experience and cost a fraction of the price. Go bold or go home with focal points. Whether it’s a contrasting paint, a stone…

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    In this video I am going to show you how you can find the cheapest flights online no matter where you are going. I am going to show you my personal booking techniques and a super secret book tool you probably haven’t heard of yet which potentially can save you hundreds to thousands of dollars on your next trip. My name is Mike I am a travel vlogger youtuber and entrepreneur and in the past few months I have traveled to Bangkok, Bali, Cape Town, London, Munich all over the world. Because we travel so much, I developed a booking technique that saves us a ton of money every time…

  • Vacation Rental Potential Episode 1 | Above and beyond
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    Vacation Rental Potential Episode 1 | Above and beyond

    A beach vacation is at the top of most people’s wishlist. But there’s nothing worse than hiking all the way to the beach, setting up the perfect spot only to discover you’ve forgotten something. Help your guests never forget a thing, by going above and beyond with a thoughtful beach bag they can take and go. I start with affordable canvas beach bag I bought at a local discount store. Make sure it has long handles so it can easily be carried over a shoulder. The first thing I add to the bag is a brightly colored beach towel. Try to get a discount by buying them in bulk. Next,…