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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 […]

The Best Carry-On Luggage for Your Travel Style

The Best Carry-On Luggage for Your Travel Style

Content Produced in Partnership with WorldTraveler.com Luggage is no small purchase. You’re investing in a bag you expect to use for a long time. Your carry-on is your essential travel partner. It comes with you around the world. It protects […]

Things I Wish I Knew Before Attending Oktoberfest

Things I Wish I Knew Before Attending Oktoberfest

I went to Oktoberfest for my dirty 30, and you better believe it was the best way possible to celebrate a milestone birthday (even for a gal who doesn’t like beer…shhh). But there was a lot I wish I’d known […]

11 Beauty Hacks for Lazy Travel Girls to Look Effortlessly Chic

11 Beauty Hacks for Lazy Travel Girls to Look Effortlessly Chic

I don’t know what it is lately, but it seems like everyone on Instagram would have you believing they’re effortlessly dressed to the nines in full makeup and flowing dresses. This new breed of DIY travel girl next door turned […]

For Travel Style as Versatile as You Are: prAna is Simply the Best

For Travel Style as Versatile as You Are: prAna is Simply the Best

Content Produced in Partnership with prAna If you know me, you know yoga pants are a staple in my lazy chic wardrobe. Day or night, winter or summer, they are somehow incorporated into my weekly outfit choices (call it one […]

Patagonia is Incredibly Hard to Plan, But Totally Worth It Once You Get There

Patagonia is Incredibly Hard to Plan, But Totally Worth It Once You Get There

A lot of people wonder where Patagonia is located because it’s basically the edge of the Earth. As far south as you can possible get in South America, the raw wilderness clings to the very tip of the continent. Rugged and […]