Destinations, News

UK Staycation: Accommodation Adventures in England

As everyone can finally plan their holidays and staycations for this summer, we’ve selected our favourite accommodation experiences in England. Celebrating ‘The Great British Staycation’ of 2020, Buyagift.com are giving up to 60% off weekend getaways and breaks purchased through them. We at The Rucksack News have chosen our favourite places to stay for every… Continue reading UK Staycation: Accommodation Adventures in England

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Travel the World from Home with Magellan TV

Documentary streaming service Magellan TV has released a series of new titles for viewers to Travel the World from Home.   To engage viewers and allow everyone to ‘Travel the World from Home’ the online Magellan TV have introduced special programmes which can be accessed through their subscription service. Accessible through Google Play, Apple iOS,… Continue reading Travel the World from Home with Magellan TV

Destinations, News

Reintroducing New South Wales One Adventure at a Time

List of more than 200 adventures created by Australian tourism board Destination NSW showcases the region’s versatile locations and activities. Compiled to help future visitors plan whilst reminding locals of everything their home region has to offer across Sydney and New South Wales (NSW), the tourism board is reintroducing the area, one NSW adventure at… Continue reading Reintroducing New South Wales One Adventure at a Time

Destinations

The Summer Sun and Open Spaces of Myrtle Beach

South Carolina’s Myrtle Beach is welcoming visitors to enjoy outdoor activities and al fresco dining on land and at sea. As one of America’s popular beach destinations, Myrtle Beach in South Carolina homes 60 miles of sandy coastline over 14 communities, from Little River to Pawleys Island. Also known as the Grand Strand the area… Continue reading The Summer Sun and Open Spaces of Myrtle Beach

Destinations, News

This Summer is Bringing IMAX Films to Hulu

IMAX Corporation have announced that a collection of their documentaries are to be shown exclusively on Hulu over this summer. Innovative filmmakers IMAX are recognised globally for their experiences that have viewers sitting on the edge of their seat. For summer 2020, a collection of these will be streamed via American platform Hulu.   The… Continue reading This Summer is Bringing IMAX Films to Hulu

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Free Online Summer Camp to Enjoy Outdoor Activities

A series of activities has been lined up through Camp Tinkergarten’s online summer programme for parents and kids to enjoy. Starting on Friday 19th June, parents are invited to join in Camp Tinkergarten with their kids to enhance their outdoor skills. Due to run until Saturday 15th August, Camp Tinkergarten consists of eight weekly schedules… Continue reading Free Online Summer Camp to Enjoy Outdoor Activities

Adventures, Books, News, Stories

The Dusk and Dawn eBook is Available Now

The collection of Dusk and Dawn short stories is now available to purchase and download in an eBook. After the eight short stories which compile the Dusk and Dawn: Coming Out of Lockdown series by travel writer Jennifer Hardy for TheRucksack.News became popular and received positive feedback from so many people, it was decided to… Continue reading The Dusk and Dawn eBook is Available Now

Destinations, News

Virtual Reality Travel App Available Now

"Can you imagine of a better time to launch a virtual reality travel app?" That was the question asked by John Graham and Steve Perillo, company founders of Travel World VR and the people behind the new virtual travel app. Starting out by offering promotional services to travel companies in the destination, transport, tour operations… Continue reading Virtual Reality Travel App Available Now

view over a central oregon landscape
Destinations, News

Discover Central Oregon Through Adventure Calls Web Series

Adventure Calls is the web series created by photographer Chad Copeland with Central Oregon’s tourist board to showcase the regions highlights. To offer a virtual experience that everyone can enjoy via their website or on YouTube, Visit Central Oregon have been running episodes of their Adventure Calls series since April. Compiled of eight episodes, with… Continue reading Discover Central Oregon Through Adventure Calls Web Series

the castlerigg stone circle in englands lake district
Destinations, News, Reviews

Free English Heritage Sites to Visit Now

More than 180 of English Heritage’s free sites are open to visitors with all others to hopefully reopen by August. England’s history can be discovered for free, including the Iron Age and Medieval, Saxon, Norman or Roman times through historic walls, castles, crosses, abbeys, stone circles, bridges and more at sites across the country that… Continue reading Free English Heritage Sites to Visit Now