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8 Things They Don’t Tell You About the Everest Base Camp Trek

8 Things They Don’t Tell You About the Everest Base Camp Trek

Nepal is often portrayed as this mystical land where people go to discover their true selves at an Ashram with some type of magical shaman leading them down a path of enlightenment. I’m not sure where those people are going, […]

5 Places to Get Seriously off the Grid in Ruidoso

5 Places to Get Seriously off the Grid in Ruidoso

Content Produced in Partnership with Discover Ruidoso If you’re looking for things to do in Ruidoso, simply turn to the outdoors. When’s the last time you sat and listened to nature? Like really listened? I’ll be the first to admit I […]

Skiing in Germany Means Extreme Tobogganing, A Secret Igloo Hotel, and Views for Days

Skiing in Germany Means Extreme Tobogganing, A Secret Igloo Hotel, and Views for Days

When most people think of Germany, their mind immediately goes to castles, winter markets, and Oktoberfest. But Germany is an untapped adventure paradise. Not only did I not know you could ski in Germany, but I definitely did not know […]

How to Have the Ultimate Adult Spring Break in Myrtle Beach

How to Have the Ultimate Adult Spring Break in Myrtle Beach

Content Produced in Partnership with Visit Myrtle Beach Remember the days when you got two weeks off in December, a week off in March, and two whole months for summer break without a care in the world? Yeah, me either. […]

Why Yes, You Can Be Picnicking By a Glacier in Alaska Before Lunchtime

Why Yes, You Can Be Picnicking By a Glacier in Alaska Before Lunchtime

Content Produced in Partnership with Travel Juneau Whether you think visiting Alaska in the winter is crazy awesome or just plain crazy (spoiler: it’s not that much colder than the lower 48), there’s a huge misconception that it’s crazy far […]

48 Hours in Tahoe South: OMG Food, Fun and Fresh Pow

48 Hours in Tahoe South: OMG Food, Fun and Fresh Pow

Content Produced in Partnership with Tahoe South Most Coloradans don’t leave the state to ski, and why would you? We have 20+ resorts right here. But experiencing different mountains is the test of a true alpine lover. With direct flights […]

The Ultimate Banff Itinerary – Four Iconic Parks in Five Days

The Ultimate Banff Itinerary – Four Iconic Parks in Five Days

Two provinces. Three girls. Four parks. Five days. If it sounds like a jigsaw puzzle figuring out this trip itinerary, I can assure you it was. Banff is on almost everyone’s bucket list and you could spend weeks combing through […]

Macon me Crazy: 5 Reasons Macon is a Great Southern Getaway

Macon me Crazy: 5 Reasons Macon is a Great Southern Getaway

Content Produced in Partnership with the Visit Macon An easy drive from Atlanta, Macon is a quick weekend road trip steeped in history and oozing with charm. Home to five colleges and more than 6,000 historic homes, the architecture is […]