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Cultural Travel

Pure Vacations guide to cultural travel around the world.

The Danish people are happy people! And I’m not saying this just because I love Denmark and its people. The World Happiness Report 2018 shows…
There is more to Lapland than Santa Claus and his reindeers! Yes, I love a Santa story just as much as the next guy, but…
What better land to experience wild adventures than New Zealand? After all, Kiwis invented bungee jumping, jet boating, and zorbing, and are notorious for their…
Israel is more than a pilgrimage destination. It’s true that it is believed that many religious events for those of the Jewish, Christian, and Muslim…
Although they are not as popular as other islands, the Channel Islands are definitely worth visiting and discovering. Yes, it’s possible for some people to…
Winter is coming indeed! And what better place to enjoy it than Norway? This time we’re going to make a stop in Alta, the largest…
Europe has its own Hawaii and it’s called the Azores. This remote Portuguese archipelago is a destination for those who love exotic islands, adventures, hiking,…
Galapagos is a fascinating corner of our planet – a paradise for wildlife and unforgettable experiences. After all, this archipelago is probably the most famous…
There are many fascinating places in the world but there’s something about Peru that makes this land truly unique. Ancient Peru is more than a…
Quick question: can you point to Vanuatu on a map? Good for you! You know your geography better than most people. Vanuatu is a place…
Everything in Iceland is extraordinary. Even the most ordinary things become outstanding in Iceland. A simple walk usually transforms into a hiking expedition across glaciers,…
Amsterdam is one of my favorite places in the world. It’s a perfect illustration of how I am as a traveler: free, tolerant, fun, and…