Travel Stories

Hidden Lakes in Europe

Hidden Lakes in Europe

Lake life. We all dream of it, but where do we find it? These hidden lakes in Europe are dreamy, picturesque and begging to be admired by the committed wanderer.

Cairngorms National Park: Escape to the Scottish Highlands

Cairngorms National Park: Escape to the Scottish Highlands

Scotland— the land of sheep, whisky and rugged terrain. Here, the unpredictable weather makes for an always exciting adventure. With plenty of pubs and cozy hideaways to escape from the elements, there’s no excuse not to embrace all that this stunning nation has to offer.

Celebrate Ukrainian Culture

Celebrate Ukrainian Culture

Ukraine: a country where ancient history and architecture intersect with progressive ideas and people. Here, a deep appreciation of tradition, arts, and culture is complimented by the bountiful natural beauty and resources found within Ukraine. To learn more about this beautiful country and its people, dive into some of the rich and enduring aspects of Ukrainian culture.

Travel Safety Tips

Travel Safety Tips

Traveling internationally can be intimidating, and nobody wants to be robbed, get hurt, sick or scammed while out on an adventure – luckily there are plenty of ways to travel smart! We believe that the experiences, cultural exchanges, and relationships that you build while traveling heavily outweigh the risks. We’ve put together our top travel safety tips for you, so that you can feel prepared when traveling and ready to have the time of your life!

Leave No Trace Travel: the Ultimate Guide

Leave No Trace Travel: the Ultimate Guide

Leave No Trace is about more than just saving the planet, it’s about saving the people, too. Preserve the cultural, ecological, environmental and social integrity of the place we call home by practicing leave no trace at home and while traveling the world.

The Faroe Islands: Your Next Nordic Adventure

The Faroe Islands: Your Next Nordic Adventure

The Faroe Islands are the Nordic adventure you never knew you needed. This quiet, quaint corner of the North Atlantic Ocean is one of Europe’s last true hidden gems. The people are friendly, the landscape is extreme and the culture is rich. You won’t find big-box chain businesses or crowded city streets. On the Faroe Islands, you will find an experience that will have you asking why you didn’t visit sooner.

Where Should I Travel Next?

Where Should I Travel Next?

The world’s been cooped up for the better part of two years. After spending all that time dreaming about your next vacation, deciding where to go next is harder than ever. If you’ve already visited most of your bucket-list destinations, consider taking the plunge on that truly once in a lifetime vacation. Dive historic wreck sites, climb one of the world’s highest peaks or treat yourself to that all-inclusive getaway. Here’s your guide to finding the perfect off-the-beaten-path vacation you never knew you were missing.

Flagstaff, a City of Wonder – and More

Flagstaff, a City of Wonder – and More

To my south, red rocks flash in the sun, engulfed by endless ponderosa pine. Coconino National Forest stretches nearly two million acres, soaring as high as the San Francisco Peaks. Recreation seemingly has no end here.