All posts by Matthew Clemente

The best cameras for travelling

How to choose the best camera for travelling

As a photographer, I often get asked for advise on which camera to buy. With many people, it’s specifically what’s the best camera for travelling? While there’s single answer for every person, this article outlines what to consider and provides a few recommendations for every

Scuba diving with sharks in the Dangerous Lagoon tank at Ripley's Aquarium of Canada in Toronto

Scuba diving in unusual places

Our top 3 unusual places to scuba dive When we think about scuba diving, we usually think about warm, tropical waters, full of coral, fish and sea turtles. Maybe some sharks if you’re adventurous. But there are also other, more unusual places that you can

The Star Ferry between Hong Kong and Kowloon

How to take the Star Ferry between Hong Kong and Kowloon

The Star Ferry is a ferry service between Hong Kong Island and Kowloon, crossing the Victoria Harbour. It’s been in operation since 1888, and today it carries 26 million passengers per year. It’s very inexpensive, offers amazing views of the Hong Kong skyline, and is a convenient way to cross the harbour.

Over-under photo of the Sweepstakes shipwreck in Tobermory's Big Tub Harbour

Scuba diving in Tobermory

Tobermory is one of Canada’s best locations for scuba diving, and one of the top freshwater dive sites in the world. Scuba diving in Tobermory is renown for its numerous well-preserved shipwrecks. The scuba diving is all within the Fathom Five National Marine Park, which

The Portal Maya sculpture at Parque Fundadores on the beach in Playa del Carmen

3 Days in Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen and the Riviera Maya area of Mexico is a popular tourist destination. While Playa is a bit of a party town, with all-inclusive resorts, bars and clubs, it’s also perfectly situated for cultural and adventure tourism. We show you how to spend 3 days in Playa del Carmen and see some fascinating sights (beyond the club).