Travel Tips

How to Dress for Winter Adventures (So You’re Not Cold and Miserable)

How to Dress for Winter Adventures (So You’re Not Cold and Miserable)

Winter offers a breadth of opportunity for adventure activities from skiing to more unique pursuits like dog sledding and ice climbing. But the quickest way to ruin a winter day of fun? Feeling cold and wet. Luckily, that’s easily avoidable with the right clothing and gear.

The Only Gift Guide You Need for the Holidays (Things the Traveler in Your Life Actually Wants)

The Only Gift Guide You Need for the Holidays (Things the Traveler in Your Life Actually Wants)

There’s a common belief with travelers that experiences generally outweigh things. But that doesn’t make life easy for friends and family come holiday season. Rest assured, there are plenty of gadgets, treats, and subscriptions to fuel the wanderlust and make life easier or more enjoyable on the road.

27 Expert Tips, Tricks and Hacks for Saving Money on Travel – Every Time

27 Expert Tips, Tricks and Hacks for Saving Money on Travel – Every Time

If you want to travel more but aren’t sure how to start or regularly catch yourself using the proverbial “no money, no time” excuse, here are 27 brilliant money-saving travel tips to help you turn “someday” into today.

How Learning a Language Can Enhance Your Travel Experience

How Learning a Language Can Enhance Your Travel Experience

I’ve said many times that it’s the people that make a place and I’ve had many instances abroad where I wish I could’ve communicated better. Have you considered learning a language?

7 Hiking Tips for Beginners: How to Get Started Loving the Outdoors (from a Reformed City Girl)

7 Hiking Tips for Beginners: How to Get Started Loving the Outdoors (from a Reformed City Girl)

Want to get started hiking? Anyone can do it. Follow my tips for success on the trail from a city girl converted.

6 COOL Things to Do in Phoenix for a HOT Time this Summer (Beyond Golf Courses and Boutiques)

6 COOL Things to Do in Phoenix for a HOT Time this Summer (Beyond Golf Courses and Boutiques)

6 HOT Things to Do in Phoenix for a COOL Time this Summer (Beyond the Golf Courses and Boutiques) Visiting Phoenix in the dead of summer when it regularly breaks 100 degrees may sound crazy, but the sizzling temperatures are […]

Weird, Wacky and Wonderful: 9 Secrets Denver Locals Don’t Want You to Know

Weird, Wacky and Wonderful: 9 Secrets Denver Locals Don’t Want You to Know

While Portland and Austin may lay claim to the “keep it weird” moniker, Denver is into strange things, too (and not just the TV show). Some so bizarre the locals don’t even want you to know…

4 Reasons a Cruise is the Best Way to See Alaska

4 Reasons a Cruise is the Best Way to See Alaska

Alaska is remote, alluring, vast, and yes, even a bit intimidating. If planning a trip to Alaska feels as daunting as being there, consider a cruise where everything is taken care of for you.

6 Things to Consider When Traveling Solo

6 Things to Consider When Traveling Solo

Solo travel is one of the best gifts you can give yourself. And while it may seem uncomfortable at first and push you out of your comfort zone, the activities you try, the people you meet, and the culture you […]

It Wasn’t the Midnight Train to Georgia, but I Did Take an Overnight Sleeper Train from Denver to Chicago -- Here’s What Happened

It Wasn’t the Midnight Train to Georgia, but I Did Take an Overnight Sleeper Train from Denver to Chicago — Here’s What Happened

Content Produced in Partnership with Amtrak and Samsonite For some reason, I’ve found that holiday travel brings out the worst in people. It’s supposed to be a time for cheer, but instead, the airport becomes a place of scrooges, overrun […]