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  • Father-Son Mancation - Monterey Motorsport Weekend

    header-imageKensington Tours sends us quiete possibly the most amazing (and WAY over the top) mancation package I have ever laid my eyes on.

    This is a magical, once-in-a-lifetime Monterrey Motorsport weekend in sunny California. From the Concourse D'Elegance on the sacred greens of Pebble Beach to the Rolex Monterrey Motorsports Reunion at the famed Laguna Seca Track, this is the fully loaded adventure that Dad's dreams are made of.

  • Awesome European Stag Weekend Destinations

    Choosing a destination for your stag weekend is probably the most important decision to make when planning your stag do abroad. Get it right and prepare to be toasted all weekend long for your excellent foresight and planning skills – get it wrong and be ready to incur the wrath of your fellow stag do revelers.

    Here, we’ll take a look at three top European stag party destinations that should be under consideration for any self-respecting group.

  • Preparing for the Indianapolis 500

    indy-500-headerWhile not for everyone, attending a world-class sporting event is an awesome excuse to round up the guys and head off on an adventure. Visiting the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is one such opportunity and certainly one that EVERY race fan should attend at least once in their lives.

  • Man-Friendly Holidays

     

    So many holiday sites are dedicated to families, couples, backpackers and women, but what about the average bloke? He’s not what you’d call well represented in the travel market. However, there is a growing market for male-only holidays.

    Man-friendly holiday destinations go beyond Las Vegas and Eastern Europe’s capitals. There are hundreds of locations across the globe that cater well to the average man’s needs. Here are our three top picks.

  • How To Visit The Canary Islands on a Budget

    With their white-sand beaches, stunning mountainous interior and all-year-round balmy temperatures, the Canary Islands are the perfect choice for a relaxing holiday in the sun. Play your cards right and you could enjoy a trip to this Mediterranean paradise for a fraction of what you might expect. Here are our top tips for seeing the Canaries on a budget.

  • A Tour of European Beer Destinations

    As Americans the idea of traveling to Boston, San Diego, and Portland to explore great beer cities is a common concept but what about exploring European Beer Destinations too? I'm sure you are thinking just of Belgium and Bavaria but great beer can be found all over Europe with deep heritage mixed with innovated and inspired new brewmasters taking beer to the next level.

  • Top Places in the World to Enjoy an Ultra Masculine Golf Weekend

    Sport plays a big part in most mancations - and for many of you, heading off for a round of golf IS the mancation. If you and the guys are not talking about it, you’re probably watching it together or playing it together.

    Golf remains a popular hobby for many groups of friends and associates and it is also a great excuse to see some of the most beautiful scenery in the world. The following golf destinations are perfect if you want to spend some quality man time together and enjoy a round or two of golf... 

  • Ultimate Stag Weekend in Edinburgh Scotland

    Guest Post from a Man Tripping reader: Getting married last year enabled me to go on an epic stag do to Edinburgh that will long in the memory. Why? Check out the itinerary to see what me and my three closest buddies got up to in the Scottish capital, where he stayed in one of many spacious Edinburgh cottages ideal for small groups.

  • Low-Down on the Ultimate Northumberland Man Trip

    My friends in the UK tell me that the English county of Northumberland is a popular destination for stag parties and groups of guys looking for thrills and spills aplenty. While our friends in the UK may already know the best places to stay, others should visit Northumberland cottages can provide an ideal base for a few days for a bunch of blokes, so with the accommodation sorted, all you’ve got to worry about is sorting out the entertainment.

    Fear not, though, as here at Man Tripping we’ve compiled a comprehensive list of things to do.

  • Norwegian Epic Mancation Review Guide

    Here we bring you a cruise ship guide to the best getaways for the perfect Cruise Mancation. The first ship we will focus on in this series is the NCL Norwegian Epic.

    The Norwegian Epic is perfectly equipped to cater for a Mancation and here is why.

  • Swimming Pool Safety Tips

    free-form-poolPool safety month may be over but pool safety is always important to Barrington Pools, and essential to remember all year round. With the weather getting warmer and going swimming gets that much more enticing, we thought it was time to provide a refresher course in pool safety. Remember, this is important to know - whether you have a pool at home, or if you go on a Father's Day guys weekend with your kids.

     

  • Living The High Life In Milwaukee for a Great Guys Weekend!

    Sometimes it is easy to fall into the trap of thinking we need to go somewhere extravagant on the other side of the country for a guys weekend. Man Tripping's newest writer, Seth shares with us his experience visiting Milwaukee recently for a Chicago Bulls away game - and much more!

  • Guys Only Adventures in Australia

    So you’ve found yourselves flights to Australia. You have organized your travel insurance and your emergency first aid kit. You are equipped with tents, hiking boots and insect repellent.

    Or possibly the most recent guidebooks on culture and cafés in Sydney. Now it’s time to decide the details of your guys-only vacation down under.

     

  • Adrenalin Pumping Extreme Adventures In Australia

    Heart pounding and adrenalin flowing is what could the plan for the day when visiting seven of Australia’s most exciting adventures. From doing a nosedives in a stunt plane to swimming with sharks, there are adventures abound on  land, sea or air.

  • Cleveland Mancation - Beer, Sports, and Manly Food

    Cleveland is a great town - yes, it is also the "mistake on the lake" and the place where a river caught fire years ago. Don't let that deter you though, this town really has a TON of stuff for an ultimate guys weekend or mancation. While my wife is from Cleveland and I drive by / through the area on a fairly regular basis, I really had no idea exactly how much cool stuff for guys this town has - and we touched only a small part of it during our tour hosted by Positively Cleveland.

  • Asheville North Carolina - Beer, Music, and Fantastic Food

    Biltmore may be what draws many people to Asheville, NC, but it certainly isn't the only thing down here. Asheville itself is a fantastic destination for guys looking for a fun and unique way to spend a few days - drinking craft brews, listening to fantastic music, and eating some of the country's best food. Seriously, if the beer isn't enough reason to visit, the cuisine certainly is!

  • Tips for Renting a Car for a Road Trip

    Planning for a road trip as part of a mancation can be a long and arduous process. There’s the deciding where to go, sorting out a hotel for the area, and a rental car should you need one.

    Car rental can be one of the most important aspects of planning a road trip, especially if you are heading abroad to embark on yours. Here are a few things you should bear in mind if you’re thinking of hiring a car as part of your trip.

  • Tips for Great Road Trips

    Getting ready for a last minute summer road trip this year?

  • James Bond Locations European Mancation

    Who hasn't at some time or another dreamed of being James Bond? Now you can do a tour of some of the sites from the Bond films as well as other movies including "The Bourne Identity" and even "Star War"!

    Oh yeah, this sounds like a fantastic way to see Europe and pretend to be a super secret spy at the same time.

  • St. Pete Beach Mancation Ideas Roundup

    tradewinds-mancationIf you haven't been here before, St. Pete Beach is located just south of Tampa and St. Petersburg and has a ton of great stuff for guys looking for a quick escape. While suprisingly winter is a slow time down here, I had a great time and would absolutely recommend that you consider it for your next guys weekend too!

    While sipping a Miami Vice at one of Tradewinds's several pool-side bars, I had a chance to chat with bartender Garrick Roe and some of the guys about their favorite places to go and things to do.

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