As any Russian school child will know, Tynda is a great train hub, the capital of the Baikal-Amur Mainline (BAM) - the other trans-Siberian railway. It is also a key setting off point on the partially-constructed Amur-Yakutsk Mainline into the heart of Russia’s diamond region of Yakutia, also called the Sasha Republic.
First of all, let me apologize for the title of this post, but I couldn’t resist no matter how corny it may be. The fact is though that my visit to one of France’s swankiest coastal communities, Saint-Tropez, was anything but corny.
by Kristin, Be My Travel Muse Wading into the coolness, the temperate and refreshing water rippling in waves of periwinkle as I went, I floated into a perfect little bay, surrounded by those iconic Thai rocks that jut up dramatically, perfectly framing the little beach cove.
This post was contributed by Sivan, our student travel expert! A picture-perfect destination nestled between emerald-colored lakes and snowcapped mountains, Interlaken has long been admired as a dream getaway. In the heart of Switzerland, Interlaken is surrounded by the dramatic Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau Mountains.
There is no city like New York. If it’s your first time visiting, you probably already have an image in your head of what the experience will be like from TV shows and movies, but you’ll quickly realize that reality may not align with your expectations.
New York is a dream destination for so many travelers. And there are so many things to do in the city, it’s overwhelming. Perhaps that’s why so many tourists end up staying firmly on the beaten path, afraid to venture out of their comfort zone in the slightest. And they end up making the same mistakes over and over.
I’m so excited to share the highlights and testimonials from my first TBA Escapes Photography Tour in South Africa, sponsored by Fujifilm USA. My goal with creating TBA Escapes was to curate tours for the adventurous female traveler– the woman who dreams of colorful destinations far from her comfort zone. The “From the Bush to the Beach” Photography Tour in South Africa became just that.
Welcome back to Solo Female Travel Stories, where we share the stories of amazing solo female travelers from around the world to encourage us all to be a little more adventurous. I previously shared the story of Becky, a fearless single mother who travels solo when her child has grown up.