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11 Things You Must Have on Your Taiwan Bucket List

11 Things You Must Have on Your Taiwan Bucket List

The original explorers called Taiwan, “the beautiful island,” for its lush greenery, craggy coast, and volcanic landscape, but the country has so much to offer travelers beyond just breathtaking nature.

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.

A Historic Route 66 Road Trip Across Illinois: Driving from Chicago to St. Louis

A Historic Route 66 Road Trip Across Illinois: Driving from Chicago to St. Louis

Whether you’re a history buff, motorhead, photographer, road trip enthusiast, or general travel lover, driving Route 66 is a trip everyone should take at least once in their lifetime. Here’s how to get your kicks on the Mother Road.

The Ultimate Oregon Coast Road Trip: Eugene to Portland and Columbia River Gorge (with Map!)

The Ultimate Oregon Coast Road Trip: Eugene to Portland and Columbia River Gorge (with Map!)

Waterfalls, lighthouses, and sea lions, oh my! Here’s the ultimate drive itinerary to see the best of the Oregon coast.

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?

Absolutely Everything You Need to Know About Havasupai Falls from Scoring Permits to Things You Never Thought to Ask (Plus, Detailed Packing List)

Absolutely Everything You Need to Know About Havasupai Falls from Scoring Permits to Things You Never Thought to Ask (Plus, Detailed Packing List)

Sequestered below the rim of the Grand Canyon, the magical land of Supai looks like a cross between Narnia, Avatar, and Jurassic Park that few are privileged enough to see. Home to the Havasupai Tribe, or the “People of the […]

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.

Goa-head and Be Inspired: 7 Beautiful Places to Visit in India

Goa-head and Be Inspired: 7 Beautiful Places to Visit in India

With so many beautiful places in India, planning a trip can be a daunting task. Whether you seek the rich culture of Rajasthan, the glorious beaches of Goa, or a spiritual pilgrimage in the mountains, here’s where to inspire your trip.

48 Hours in Lawrence: Everything to Sip, Savor and See in Kansas’s College Town

48 Hours in Lawrence: Everything to Sip, Savor and See in Kansas’s College Town

Lawrence, is one of the most recognizable cities in Kansas, if for nothing else than the University’s storied sports legacy. But beyond the campus and rowdy bar scene, the city has a whole host of other attractions to entice visitors.

The Little Apple with a Big Bite - 9 Things You Need to Do in the "Other" Manhattan

The Little Apple with a Big Bite – 9 Things You Need to Do in the “Other” Manhattan

Nicknamed Manhappiness or Manhappenin’ by locals, Manhattan, Kansas is a fun stop on your way to Wichita, Topeka, or Kansas City. Here’s how to take a bite out of the Little Apple.