Do you have a beach bucket list? Most people do and the beaches in the Maldives feature highly in these must-do, honeymoon or once-in-a-lifetime style lists. But you don’t need to fly half way around the world to experience a deserted beach. And, actually, the beauty and solitude of some of the tiny islands can … Continue reading 46 Beaches For Your Bucket List
Are you ready to shake the family tree and find out who you really are? This is your chance to trace your family’s heritage, and experience the culture of your ancestors.
My friends at World Nomads have partnered up with Ancestry.com to give one lucky winner (plus a guest) the adventure of a lifetime.
Basically, they want to send you on a genealogy mission to trace your roots, traveling to the country of your ancestors while researching your family’s heritage, wherever that may be.
Let me tell you from personal experience, a trip like this is super fascinating and definitely memorable!
A few years ago I traveled to Ireland with my own family to follow in the footsteps of my grandmother who immigrated from a small Irish town across the ocean to the United States when she was only 17.
It was a magical experience, seeing where she grew up, and learning about a side of the family we didn’t know much about. The kind of trip I think everyone should attempt once in their lifetime.
Distance Is Only Relative
Whether you want to track down the rural village in Spain where your great uncle started his booming butter business, delve deeper into family legend of royal ties in 19th century Thailand, or find out more about the Irish clan behind the dusty family crest on your grandmother’s desk, they want to help you connect to your story.
Click Here To Enter The Contest
What Does The Winner Receive?
Applications close May 29th, and the winner is chosen on June 20th.
What Are You Waiting For!
Like me, I’m sure your family has told you stories passed down from generation to generation. Stories about your heritage, culture, and ancestry.
The more we know about ourselves and our family’s past – the more our personal identity evolves.
This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to visit the country of your ancestors, and dive deep into the history of how you became you.
You’ll learn things you never knew before, and will get a better feel for where you and your family came from.
The information can broaden the way you think about your identity, and will open your eyes to a whole new part of your personal story.
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I hope you learn something new about your ancestry like I did. Good luck! ★
Where are your ancestors from? If you win this, who would you invite as a guest? Drop me a message in the comments below!
The capital of Sri Lanka, Colombo is rich is architectural history with a fabulous mix of colonial buildings, high-rise modern buildings, shopping malls, a wonderful sandy beach and fine dining opportunities. It’s definitely worth a stop on a tour of Sri Lanka and it’s definitely worth staying in five-star luxury while doing so, and in … Continue reading Review: Mövenpick Hotel Colombo
The Manor Weston Near Bicester is a charming, historic English country house sat in lovely country gardens with swathes of lawns up an impressive tree lined driveway. This hotel would be the perfect setting for an Agatha Christie style murder mystery. In fact, you can enjoy a delicious afternoon tea on the terrace and then … Continue reading Review: The Manor Weston Near Bicester
More than an outing with friends or family, Parisian rooftops are becoming an “Art de vivre à la Française”. We have picked 5 of the best rooftops in Paris below. More and more bars are climbing up to Parisian altitudes. Whether it is sunny or rainy, you will always find locals having a drink and … Continue reading 5 Of The Best Parisian Rooftops Bars
As you may know, this year marks the 90th anniversary of the famed Royal Hawaiian Hotel. For this special occasion the hotel has turned to one of its most loyal patrons, Paul Mayer, aka the Master of Ballet Flats, who has been a regular guest at the hotel for 25+ years, visiting up to 4 … Continue reading Royal Hawaiian Paul Mayer Collection – My Favourite Pink Shoes!
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In my selection of the 10 best luxury resorts in the world for wildlife, try the luxury wilderness lodge of the Sal Salis set in the dunes which border the beach and the Ningaloo reef. Enjoy a red kangaroo grazing amongst the dunes, the beautiful song of a butcherbird or a humpback whale breaching just … Continue reading Ten Of The Best Luxury Resorts In The World For Wildlife
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Did you know that there are 6 places you can visit in Paris for free, if you are under 25. As you know, Paris, the French Capital is internationally known for the multiple sites to visit and for all the secrets that this city keeps. If you are under 25 years old, come and discover … Continue reading 6 Places In Paris That You Can Visit For Free, If You Are Under 25
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Is there anything nicer than dipping your toes the surf and soft white sand? Here is our pick of the 10 best white sand beaches in North America. Some are easy to get to and are located within hours of the major cities of New York, Los Angeles, San Fransisco and Vancouver. Others are equally … Continue reading 10 Best White Sand Beaches In North America
If the sunshine is out in the romantic city of Paris, we have put together a top 5 list of the best outdoor activities for you to try in and around Paris. Palace of Versailles Gardens, Versailles The history around these gardens is huge and starts in 1661 when Louis XIV decided that they were … Continue reading The Top 5 Outdoor Activities In And Around Paris