Come Join The Vancouver Polar Bear Swim 2011

The Polar Bear Swim has been a tradition in Vancouver since 1920! It takes place every 1st of January. January 1, 2011 marks the 91st annual Vancouver Polar Bear Swim at English Bay, Vancouver, Canada. At the start of each year, thousands of people come to English Bay to take a dip in […]

World’s Tallest Climbing Wall At Bjoeks Climbing Center

Adventure travelers who want to ride the waves usually head off to Hawaii. Mountain hikers head off to Nepal. And where would the ultimate rock climbing traveler head off to? It is no where else than the Netherlands. In the city of Groningen, you will find the daring structure that will take […]

Enjoy A Meal Cooked With Solar Power In Chile

We hardly hear about restaurants that use solar power to cook the meals they serve us. It is not only Eco-friendly, it saves energy too. This small, family-run restaurant in Chile has gone from regular firewood oven, pots and pans in cooking meals to using solar energy. The restaurant is called The […]

Year of Tiger Is Ending But Not The Crisis Facing Tigers

2010 is the year of tiger according to the Chinese astrology. Though the year of tiger is almost over, the crisis facing the tigers is not.  Believe it or not, hundred years ago there had been 100,000 tigers in the wild. Now it is estimated that there are only about 3,200 tigers […]

Travel Do’s And Dont’s To Save You From Disappointment

When we travel there is so much to remember. Where did I keep the money, did I lock the kitchen window, where is the hotel room key and the list go on. On top of that, sometimes we do things that make us go ‘what was I thinking‘ in our heads. This […]