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Welcome to the online travel magazine and blog published by Linda Aksomitis & David Aksomitis. They spent the ’80s on snowmobile racetracks across North America, where they developed a love for excitement and adventure. From speed events to the history of machines (agricultural to military), and hiking trails to castles and national historic properties, you’ll find your next bucket list adventure here with them and guide2travel’s contributing writers. Just choose a location from the sliders below to begin exploring.

About the Photo

The photo in the header above was taken in Tulum, Mexico, by Linda Aksomitis.

Destinations in Canada

Things To Do in Nanaimo, British Columbia, If You Only Have One Day

Check out these things to do in Nanaimo, British Columbia. Situated on Vancouver Island on Canada’s west coast, Nanaimo is beautiful in fall foliage.

3 Reasons Why You Should Book a Fall Trip to Ontario

Ontario, Canada, is the perfect place to visit in the fall. Find entertainment, culture, and relaxation plus the country’s most beautiful fall foliage.

4 Great Ways to Spend an Evening Out in Vancouver

Vancouver is one of Canada’s most popular cities for visitors. Check out these 4 great ways to spend a fun evening out in North America’s sushi capital.

Plan to Travel to Vancouver for Your Vacation? Here’s a Vancouver Travel Guide!

No matter what time of year you plan to travel to Vancouver for your vacation, you’ll find some tips for a great visit to Canada’s most beautiful city.

Visit & Hike Claybank Brick Plant National Historic Site: A Great Regina Day Trip

Take a day trip from Regina, Saskatchewan, to discover the Claybank Brick Plant National Historic site museum and hike the Massold Clay Canyon.

Top Reasons Why You Should Fly to Toronto This Year

Toronto, Canada’s largest city, is a cosmopolitan travel destination that’s one of the most multicultural cities in the world and offers lots of things to see and do.

Best Day Trip From Regina: Ogema’s Historic Train Ride & Pioneer Museum

Adventures from an historic train ride being chased by outlaws on horseback to seeing a threshing machine harvest grain at the museum to a pitchfork fondue supper!

Relax in the Fabulous Mineral Springs of Canada’s Dead Sea: Little Manitou Lake

Enjoy the healing waters of Little Manitou Lake – Canada’s Dead Sea – in Saskatchewan. Soak in the natural minerals of the lake or the pools at Manitou Springs Resort and Spa.

Discover the Spectacular Kluane National Park & Reserve in the Yukon

Kluane National Park and Reserve may be Canada’s best kept secret in spectacular natural wonders. Find glaciers, hiking, historic sites and more.

Discover Prairie Giants – Visit the Inglis Grain Elevators National Historic Site

The Inglis Grain Elevators National Historic Site at Inglis, Manitoba, provides examples of the prairie giants that once were the icons of Canadian plains.

Destinations in the United States

Visit the Amazing Bonanza Farm & Bonanzaville Museum in North Dakota

Visit the only Bonanza farm National Historic Landmark – Bagg Bonanza Farm – in Mooreton, ND. Then check out the Bonanzaville Museum in Fargo, ND.

Road Trip Adventures in Minnesota: Discover Minnesota’s Iron Range

Discover things to do on the Mesabi and Vermilion ranges of Minnesota’s Iron Range. Learn about iron while experiencing the best of Minnesota nature.

Plan to Hike Toadstool Geologic Park in Nebraska

Toadstool Geologic Park has many fossils and rare geological formations. Here are some tips on what you’ll find on a hike and how to plan your hiking trip.

How To See Albuquerque, New Mexico, From 4000 Feet Above

There’s an adventure to give everyone a view of Albuquerque, NM, from the skies – Sandia Peak Tramway to the balloon fiesta to paragliding!

Legends Motorcycles Museum — A Must See Attraction in Utah

Legends Motorcycles Museum in Springville, Utah, has 200+ vintage motorcycles including rare Harley-Davidson motorbikes & art gallery. Free museum on I-15.

7 Reasons to Visit the Kentucky Derby Museum When You’re In Louisville, KY

The Kentucky Derby Museum archives a century-and-a-half of thoroughbred horse racing in Kentucky – here are 7 reasons to visit when you’re in Louisville.

Top Things to See in Yellowstone National Park Driving the Grand Loop

Find the most spectacular spots to stop on the 140 mile Grand Loop through Yellowstone National Park’s 10,000 hydrothermal features including 500 geysers.

10 Best Stops on The Meeting of the Great Rivers National Scenic Byway

Check out 10 of the best stops with history to hiking on The Meeting of the Great Rivers National Scenic Byway, one of the 7 natural wonders of Illinois.

Surprising World War II History Attractions & More in Fredericksburg, Texas

From historic WWII attractions to hiking at Enchanted Rock, there’s lots to keep visitors busy in Fredericksburg, Texas!

Best Places to Find Frontier & Old West Cowboy Adventures in Nebraska

5 of the best places in Nebraska to find frontier and old west cowboy attractions, from historic homesteads to cowboy and fur trade museums to boot hill!

Destinations Around the World

A Journey of Remembrance to Canadian War Memorials

Many Canadian war memorials are dotted across Europe. Learn more about visiting these 12, from Passchendaele to Vimy to Juno Beach.

Discover These Top 5 Treks in Nepal

Check the highlights of these 5 treks in Nepal. Trekking in the Himalayas is the adventure of a lifetime. Discover treks from Everest Base Camp to Poon Hill

Guide to Northern Ireland: An Unexpected Hit with Tourists

A guide to Northern Ireland providing planning tips for a visit to Ireland and cities such as Belfast. See attractions from UNESCO sites to Titanic Museum.

10 Himalayan Treks Below 5000 Meters

If you’re looking for adventure take one of these Himalayan treks. These 10 hikes are all below 5000 m and cover various seasons and levels of difficulty.

Catamaran and Snorkeling Adventure in Puerta Plata in the Dominican Republic

Discover why Puerta Plata in the Dominican is a great winter holiday. Add a catamaran boat ride and snorkeling in coral reefs to your tropical adventure.

Australian Road Trips for Wildlife and Nature Lovers

Plan your Australian road trip today to explore its unique nature and wildlife! This article takes you from the Uluru National Park to UNESCO fossil sites.

Explore the Most Fascinating Sites of Canberra

Check out these historic spots in Canberra, Australia’s capital city. The city was designed as a garden city in 1912 by architect, Walter Burley Griffin.

Visit the Pearl of the Persian Gulf and Explore These Top Attractions!

Bahrain, often called the land of pearls, is a destination also rich in history. Check out the ancient history of the Persian Gulf in its many attractions.

New Zealand Travel Ideas — 6 Extraordinary Adventures

Discover the wonders of New Zealand with these New Zealand travel ideas. You’ll find 6 extraordinary adventures from glowworm caves to sightseeing cruises.

Discover 8 Great Adventures in Australia’s Outback

Consider these 8 great adventures in Australia’s Outback when you’re planning your adventure holiday in Australia!

Welcome to the online travel magazine and blog published by Linda Aksomitis & David Aksomitis. They spent the ’80s on snowmobile racetracks across North America, where they developed a love for excitement and adventure. From speed events to the history of machines (agricultural to military), and hiking trails to castles and national historic properties, you’ll find your next bucket list adventure here with them and guide2travel’s contributing writers. Just choose a location from the slider below to begin exploring.

 

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A Journey of Remembrance to Canadian War Memorials

Many Canadian war memorials are dotted across Europe. Learn more about visiting these 12, from Passchendaele to Vimy to Juno Beach.

Visit the Amazing Bonanza Farm & Bonanzaville Museum in North Dakota

Visit the only Bonanza farm National Historic Landmark – Bagg Bonanza Farm – in Mooreton, ND. Then check out the Bonanzaville Museum in Fargo, ND.

Discover These Top 5 Treks in Nepal

Check the highlights of these 5 treks in Nepal. Trekking in the Himalayas is the adventure of a lifetime. Discover treks from Everest Base Camp to Poon Hill

Things To Do in Nanaimo, British Columbia, If You Only Have One Day

Check out these things to do in Nanaimo, British Columbia. Situated on Vancouver Island on Canada’s west coast, Nanaimo is beautiful in fall foliage.

Guide to Northern Ireland: An Unexpected Hit with Tourists

A guide to Northern Ireland providing planning tips for a visit to Ireland and cities such as Belfast. See attractions from UNESCO sites to Titanic Museum.

10 Himalayan Treks Below 5000 Meters

If you’re looking for adventure take one of these Himalayan treks. These 10 hikes are all below 5000 m and cover various seasons and levels of difficulty.