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At Grownup Travels, we believe in the kind of travel where you bring home stories, not souvenirs. We look for adventures with rough edges but soft landings, accommodations that are unique or boutique, and the kind of cultural experiences that make your travels more memorable. Read some of our latest articles below, scroll down to browse a destination that interests you, or visit our photo galleries that are sure to fuel your wanderlust.
Eight years or so ago I bought Henk a book called Bed in a Tree, a collection of weird and wonderful types of accommodation from all around the world. Included here was a listing for Free Spirit Spheres, spherical treehouses suspended in a small forest of cedars and...read more
There is more than one way to get high in Tofino, Canada’s version of a California surf town, but the one that draws people to this town by the thousands probably isn't the one that immediately comes to mind. No, the real high that people seek in Tofino is a natural...read more
"Farmhouse chic" is all the rage as a décor trend these days, but it is also how I would describe our stay at Transvaal Farm Guest House in Perth County, about 2 hours outside of Toronto. The perfect balance of authentic farm living with all the upscale comforts of...read more