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Here are the Most Romantic Places on Earth

By Steph | September 1, 2017

Whether you are celebrating an anniversary, a honeymoon or simply taking a weekend away with your loved one it is a great idea to head to a place that is romantic. Here are 5 of the most romantic places on earth. Victoria Falls, Africa Victoria Falls is the largest waterfall in the world and it […]

How Much Does it Cost to Travel? Long Weekend in Montreal

By Steph | September 1, 2017

Welcome to a new series we’re running on Why Wait, called How Much Does it Cost to Travel? The goal of this series is to provide you with real budgets people have used for trips they have actually taken. This could be anything from a long weekend in Miami to 6 months backpacking around South East […]

6 Stunning Fountains to see on Your Travels

By Steph | August 31, 2017

Fountains are a thrilling sight for people of all ages and there are often large crowds gathered in front of them, and people throwing their pennies in. Even seasoned travellers find themselves drawn to watch the majestic beauty of the flowing water. Here are 6 stunning fountains that you will not want to miss on […]

5 Things To Do in Your 20s Across the Globe

By Steph | August 30, 2017

Your 20’s should be a time for exploring the globe and experiencing new thrills. It is a great time to remove yourself from your comfort zone and do something each day that scares you. Travelling is a great way to learn more about yourself and forge new friendships that will last your lifetime. Here are […]

6 Amazing Historic Destinations

By Steph | August 29, 2017

People have been documenting history for thousands of years and this has helped us to understand how life has changed over the years. Visiting places that have stood for that long is another great way to learn more about our history. Here are 6 amazing historic destinations. Cambodia Cambodia is located between Thailand and Vietnam […]

How Much Does it Cost to Travel? Tasmanian Road Trip

By Steph | August 25, 2017

Welcome to a new series we’re running on Why Wait, called How Much Does it Cost to Travel? The goal of this series is to provide you with real budgets people have used for trips they have actually taken. This could be anything from a long weekend in Miami to 6 months backpacking around South East […]

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Responsible Travel: Yes, You Can Do Something!

By Megan Stetzel | August 24, 2017

This is the second installment of my responsible travel initiative that was spearheaded by a recent visit to Portland to stay with Hostelling International’s Portland Hawthorne location and attend their Global Goals Fair. You can read the first installment here. Sustainable travel is something I really want all travelers to be more conscious about. We […]

How Much Does it Cost to Travel? Luxury Adventure in Iceland

By Steph | August 17, 2017

This is part of a series on Why Wait, called  How Much Does it Cost to Travel? We know that financial considerations are probably the biggest factor you grapple with when planning a trip. Hard numbers can be difficult to come by, especially when everyone has their own unique travel style and considerations. The goal […]

River Cruising in Your 30s is Unexpectedly Awesome

By Guest Poster | August 14, 2017

So…you know you’re…umm…a bit younger than the typical demographic, right? That’s my 60-something mom speaking, giving me a gentle warning over Facetime that my husband and I quite possibly just signed up for an 11-day float down the lower Danube with a boatful of octogenarians. When I went on mine, even I was on the […]

How Much Does it Cost to Travel? 3 Weeks in Central America

By Steph | August 11, 2017

Welcome to a new series we’re running on Why Wait, called How Much Does it Cost to Travel? The goal of this series is to provide you with real budgets people have used for trips they have actually taken. This could be anything from a long weekend in Miami to 6 months backpacking around South East […]

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Best Carry On Luggage: Because Backpacking Isn’t Forever

By Megan Stetzel | August 10, 2017

It has happened. I’ve finally gotten to the point in my life where a backpack is not my preferred way to pack my belongings when traveling and may not be the best carry on luggage option out there. Eventually, I guess we all get to that stage of the game. I’m not saying that there […]

5 Lessons That Came From Doctors Telling Me I Would Never Be Able to Travel

By Guest Poster | August 7, 2017

1. To never take my health for granted Prior to being diagnosed with my two chronic illnesses, I was very healthy. I thought it was a result of my own doing, I ate right, stayed active and slept the right amount. Well now it is very clear in my mind while yes, these elements play […]