5 Countries Alex Wants to Visit

Varadero Beach in Cuba

  Alex recently made a video about 5 countries he wants to visit. As a traveler, it’s difficult to pinpoint exactly where to go, as the world is so vast. Alex wants to go just about anywhere, but here’s an expanded version of his Top 5 countries (in no particular order):   1. Cuba Cuba … Read more

Germany: Vegan Paradise?

Germany, from the outside looking in, looks like a vegan paradise. There’s a vegan supermarket chain, vegan restaurants are popping up and more people are leaving animals products behind!   The amount of young people liking Alex’s Instagram photos from Germany, in addition to the 339 results on HappyCow (for Berlin only!) are proof that … Read more

Vegan Pizza & Vegan Cupcakes

What a treat to get vegan pizza and vegan cupcakes in one evening. We were home recently for a short time before the Christmas holidays. Our friend, Lisa, who recently started a new business called Concierge Optimal Health, invited us and other friends over for an opportunity to make vegan pizzas in her outdoor pizza … Read more

Airport Food – Add Vegan Options

Airport food is lacking and needs to add vegan options everywhere. We have traveled through various airports and not one has offered a decent vegan meal. Sure, there are dried fruits, nuts and granola bars – all overpriced but nothing much else. The Miami Airport offers Clif Bars at a hefty price but that is … Read more

House Sitting Basics – Tips to be Successful

Here are some house sitting basics to help you become a successful house sitter in any part of the world. Many people are curious about the concept of house sitting and how to become part of it. Follow these tips and see if you want this lifestyle and then learn how to be good at … Read more

Puerto Rico: Why We Want to Visit

Puerto Rican Flag

Puerto Rico is a beautiful Caribbean island that is a territory of the US. It’s of growing appeal to us here at Vegans Travel. Why?   Here’s a few reasons why Puerto Rico is attractive to us:   1. Puerto Rico is a US territory. As US citizens, this makes staying in Puerto Rico for … Read more

Don’t Forget Travel Essentials To Pack

Here is a list of travel essentials or must pack little items that we need for successful travel. They are items that one might easily forget about but we have found they make a big difference in making the travel experience that much easier and successful. Paper Towels. Just packing a few paper towels can make … Read more

What’s Cool in Zihua

Noni on the Tree

There are plenty of cool people, places and things to do in Zihuatanejo, Mexico or Zihua as many fondly call this place. This used to be a sleepy fishing village from what we have read. They even filmed a beach scene from the film Shawshank Redemption right here. Zihua has beauty, beaches and tropical weather … Read more

Vegan Travelers: Eat Seasonally & Save Money

scene in portugal / island of madeira / funchal / mercado dos lavradores

    Eating seasonally will empower you as a vegan traveler. What does it mean to eat seasonally? Well, eating seasonally means that you eat whatever the local area is producing. If you’re in Hawaii you’d eat more apple bananas (a different banana cultivar) and papayas, indulge in figs and hazelnuts in Turkey, and rice … Read more