We’re Dying to Visit These Ultra-Cool Modern-Day Speakeasies

We’re Dying to Visit These Ultra-Cool Modern-Day Speakeasies

Call us snobby, but there’s just something exhilarating about being in the know, you know? Nothing takes the night up a notch like discovering the trendiest bar in town behind an unmarked door.

If you love traveling and cocktails as much as we do, add these world-class speakeasies to your bucket list:

Tired of Museums? 5 Quirky Spots to Get Your Culture Fix Abroad

Tired of Museums? 5 Quirky Spots to Get Your Culture Fix Abroad

Museums are great, but to truly get a taste of modern local life you’re going to have to earn your cultural education elsewhere.

Not sure where to begin? Here are five quirky ways to learn more about local life while you’re traveling.

Wellness Retreats are the Buzzy Travel Trend That Will Actually Improve Your Health

Wellness Retreats are the Buzzy Travel Trend That Will Actually Improve Your Health

Travel has been shown to decrease stress, improve brain health, boost your immune system, and make you feel happier over time. Modern travelers are planning trips with their health in mind, which means wellness retreats are on the rise. 

Curious about the benefits a wellness retreat can offer? I’ve got the lowdown for you right here.

10 Mistakes Every Traveler Makes (And How to Avoid Them)

10 Mistakes Every Traveler Makes (And How to Avoid Them)

There’s no way to plan for every potential setback that can arise on a trip, but there are definitely steps you can take to prevent common travel mistakes from turning your vacation upside down! To help you avoid these classic pitfalls, I’ve put together a list of handy travel tips you can use to guarantee an amazing time abroad.

Travel Trends You Need to Know: Mini-moons, Mega-moons, and Babymoons

Travel Trends You Need to Know: Mini-moons, Mega-moons, and Babymoons

Gone are the days of traditional weddings held in hometown churches and two-week honeymoons spent at chain resorts, with more and more couples opting for less conventional marriages and adventures abroad to match.

Enter: mini-moons, mega-moons, and babymoons.

6 More Travel Apps to Help You Plan the Perfect Getaway

6 More Travel Apps to Help You Plan the Perfect Getaway

As someone whose personal and professional lives revolve around travel, I use a ton of different apps to plan my trips and make life easier while I’m abroad (how the heck did people manage before GPS and Google Translate came along?? 🤯). I fully understand the frustration of dealing with a crappy app, which is why I’m here to cut through the noise and give you the lowdown on some of the best travel apps around.

Skip the Crowds and Visit These 6 Under-the-Radar Destinations Instead

Skip the Crowds and Visit These 6 Under-the-Radar Destinations Instead

Massive crowds of tourists are not only a pain to deal with as a visitor, but they can be hugely problematic for the locals as well. So how can we, as socially-responsible travelers, help fight overtourism? Be part of the solution rather than the problem by opting for off-season adventures, infusing as much of your trip cost as you can into local businesses and accommodations, and exploring alternatives to overcrowded destinations.

5 Ways to Travel Better This Year

5 Ways to Travel Better This Year

No more worn-out duffle bags, no more waiting in security lines, no more wasting time at the airport! If we want to be smart professionals who are always on the go and experience the world, we need to start acting like it!

Check out my top 5 things you can do to completely change how you travel in the coming year.

Why You Should Gift Experiences Instead of Things This Year

Why You Should Gift Experiences Instead of Things This Year

Recent research into the psychological effects of materialism shows a strong relationship between our desire to own more stuff and an increase in anxiety, depression, and disengagement from others—and the hyper-materialistic holiday season only seems to aggravate the problem.

One solution? Channeling some of the money you would’ve spent on things into experiences, instead.

25 More Awesome Gift Ideas for Travelers (2018 Edition)

25 More Awesome Gift Ideas for Travelers (2018 Edition)

We had so much fun putting together our holiday gift guide last year that we’ve gone and done it again! In our 2018 Holiday Gift Guide, you’ll find 25 more awesome gift ideas for travelers of every type, whether they’re into fashion, beauty, fitness, art, or tech.