CulturGo hopes this section will inspire you to pack up everything and head out into the unknown, to explore the farthest reaches of our planet, and your soul, to see the world for what it really is.
Our travel magazine combines the adventures and stories of our featured members around the world! A fun and easy way to share their experiences, while promoting cultural ties within the community.
Cultural travel is a type of travel that emphasizes experiencing life within a foreign culture, rather than from the outside as a temporary visitor. Cultural travelers leave their home environment at home, bringing only themselves and a desire to become part of the culture they visit.
A group tour can be an easy way to find and meet like-minded group of people to travel with, share, have fun, and make new memories. It takes the pressure off having to go out and find travel buddies. And it also allows you to be social and share experiences with people while you’re traveling.
Here are some group trip benefits: Deepen Your Relationships. Venture Further off the Beaten Path. Feel Safe Wherever You Go. Create Lasting Memories. Try Something New. Share Your Strengths. Feel Supported. Take Better Photos.
Luxury trips are for travelers looking who want their dreams to become reality, looking for something unique, above their expectations with superb service where their needs and wants are fulfilled. This includes exclusivity, privacy, and everything from relaxation to adventure, with pampering and extras, the best of the best: intimate experiences, private plane, personalized services, gourmet meals, and beautiful surroundings that together promise a maximum of pleasure and a minimum of stress. Maybe it’s champagne at liftoff or a Michelin-starred restaurant, an accompanying reservation, in the lobby, a king-size bed, and marble-lined bathroom, or a butler to pack and unpack your luggage, etc.
“Adventure is a path. Real adventure – self-determined, self-motivated, often risky – forces you to have first-hand encounters with the world.
The world is the way it is, not the way you imagine it. Your body will collide with the earth, and you will bear witness.”
Istanbul is one of the most beautiful cities in the World. The city is situated on both sides of the Bosphorus. If you are a history lover you will find more than you expect, the Old Historic peninsula is on the Unesco World Heritage list. The Topkapı Palace, an old Ottoman Palace, carries the “Spoon Diamond” and many more. You can buy many local goods in The Old Grand Covered Bazaar which is World famous. Leather goods, towels, gold & silver jewelry, and many more are also very famous.
Rome Italy Europe’s most intoxicating brew of dazzling art, earth-shaking history, and city life with style. On this Rome vacation, your tour guide will resurrect the grandeur of ancient Rome’s Colosseum, Forum, Pantheon, and nearby Ostia Antica. From the Renaissance and Baroque eras, you’ll marvel at St. Peter’s Basilica, the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel, and the Borghese Gallery. You’ll also enjoy today’s Rome, with neighborhood walking tours, memorable restaurants, and time to explore on your own.
Lugano is the largest and most important town in Ticino; its beauty and gorgeous setting make it one of Switzerland’s most popular holiday resorts. Lugano is not the region’s only lake. The northern end of Lake Maggiore extends from Italy into the Swiss Ticino, and at its top lies Locarno, its villas and gardens rising above the lake. Locarno and nearby Ascona are connected to Italian lake towns by regular boat services and by a shore-hugging road.
Gstaad is an upscale resort town in the Bernese Oberland region of the Swiss Alps. Its soaring mountains and prestigious international boarding schools have long made it a holiday destination for royalty and celebrities. Cable cars connect surrounding ski areas such as Wispile and Rinderberg, with hundreds of kilometers of all-level pistes and cross-country trails. Glacier 3000 offers nearly year-round skiing
St. Moritz is a luxury alpine resort town in Switzerland’s Engadin valley. It has hosted the Winter Olympics twice, has the Cresta Run, a world-championship bobsled run made of natural ice, and an outdoor Olympic ice rink. Its frozen lake hosts polo, cricket and even horse racing on ice. Ski and snowboard areas include Corviglia, Diavolezza and Corvatsch, and there are well-groomed cross-country ski trails.
Zermatt, in southern Switzerland’s Valais canton, is a mountain resort renowned for skiing, climbing and hiking. The town, at an elevation of around 1,600m, lies below the iconic, pyramid-shaped Matterhorn peak. Its main street, Bahnhofstrasse is lined with boutique shops, hotels and restaurants, and also has a lively après-ski scene. There are public outdoor rinks for ice-skating and curling
Plovdiv is a beautiful city, so it is no surprise that many places under the hills are particularly suitable for romantic experiences. There is nothing wrong with the classic dinner date at a restaurant, there are many options in Plovdiv, but if you want to impress your partner with an interesting choice for a date, visit the following romantic places in the ancient city
St Moritz is one of the premier ski resorts in Switzerland, attracting the rich and famous. High in the Swiss Alps, well-to-do Europeans love the challenging ski trails and the charming town of St Moritz. There are a number of quaint villages and towns near St Moritz in the Engadine region, plus an amazing national park, all of which are worth visiting.
Ticino is a canton apart: graceful, open, laissez-faire. This is the most glamorous of Swiss regions: the waterfront promenades of Lugano, Locarno, and Ascona contain a rich social mix of jet-set resorters among the tightly pruned trees, rhododendrons, and bobbing yachts. Yet a drive of a few miles brings the canton’s impoverished past into view.
“In this way you will be compelled to grapple with the limitless kindness and bottomless cruelty of humankind – and perhaps realize that you yourself are capable of both. This will change you.
Nothing will ever again be black-and-white.”
How to Pack
Going on vacation is the best. Not so fun? Trying to cram your cutest outfits into your suitcase. The best way to prevent creases and make the most of your space is to use the roll method. Lay tops face-down, fold in the sleeves, and roll from the bottom up. Once you’ve rolled everything, place pants and tops in your suitcase before shoes and accessories
Smart travel starts before you even leave the house. If you’re traveling with kids, whether you’re flying or driving, some extra planning can go a long way. Make sure to pack plenty of games, movies, and music to keep children entertained for the long travel hours. Even though there might be snacks on the plane or fast food stops on the way, a hungry kid is a grumpy one.
Vacations shouldn’t be stressful.
Vacation time is precious, so how can you make the most out of it? Most people’s happiness levels dropped back, shortly after the trip, suggesting that anticipating the trip had a more impact on happiness than the trip itself. Here are a few tips: Savor the anticipation. Don’t over schedule. But do prepare. Avoid the work sandwich. Take lots of pictures, Make a vacation playlist.