For thousands of years, mankind has made its mark on the world. Some of the greatest buildings have withstood the tests of time and survive as great monuments to the civilizations of long ago and today we continue to build, higher, grander - anything to prove our greatness.
Plane travel is getting easier every day. With budget airlines like Spirit, Easyjet and Norwegian, the world is getting cheaper and more feasible for many people.
Part of the charm of traveling abroad is getting to know new people and the lives they lead. You would be surprised to find just how different lives abroad can be, but also how many things are similar. A good way to really get to know a culture is by getting to know its people.
One of the best ways to travel is with your stomach as your compass. Around the globe, peoples and their cultures are built on the backbone of what they eat. The ritual of gathering for a meal is strong and who you eat with can be just as important as what you eat.