travel tips

Five Tips for First-time Travel Abroad

Lexa Pennington's picture

If you've never traveled outside the U.S., it's natural to feel overwhelmed at the prospect. But if you're well prepared, you can make this one of the most enjoyable experiences of your life. Every traveler has their own interests and travel preferences, but keeping some basics in mind can help take the worry out of the impending travel overseas. 

Heading to Spain? Our 5 Best Travel Tips

Lexa Pennington's picture

Spain is a hot climate with a rich culture and affordable beer—it’s no wonder it’s one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world.

Here are our 5 best tips when heading to Spain for a holiday.

Heading to Spain? Our 5 Best Travel Tips

Heading to the Philippines? Our 10 Best Travel Tips

Dr. Jessie Voigts's picture
 
With the world opening back up, it might be time for you to start travel planning again (albeit safely). The Philippines is a foodie’s paradise and a cross-cultural wonderland, with rich cultural heritage and history and extremely friendly locals. There are large, global cities and small villages to explore...and SO MUCH to do.
 
Heading to the Philippines? Our 10 Best Travel Tips
 

Read This: 100 Things To Do In Iowa Before You Die

Dr. Jessie Voigts's picture

If you've never learned how interesting Iowa is, now's your chance! We're so happy to share a new book by author Sara Broers, entitled 100 Things To Do In Iowa Before You Die. This fascinating book is chock full of cool things about a state you might not know much about (raises hand!). Once you dig in, you'll be amazed at how MUCH there is to do, explore, and see in this cool midwest state. 

How To Pack for a Stay in a Cabin

Asako Maruoka's picture

If hotels are not your thing and camping is way too adventurous for you, then where do you go? Cabins!

Cabins offer the same proximity to nature and outdoorsy experience as any camping adventure, while also letting you settle in cozily after a long day of excursions.

How To Pack for a Stay in a Cabin

8 Best Travel Tips for a Fantastic Journey

Bert Maxwell's picture

Are you planning to travel and take a break from the daily worries of life? Do you know how to plan a successful and fun trip? Here’s all the information you need to plan a journey that encompasses all you need to travel well, from where to go to how to get there to local travel tips.

Planning A Vacation? 6 Tips To Pick Your Destination

Asako Maruoka's picture

With pandemic restrictions slowly lifting, now it’s a great time to move around and travel. Due to work, domestic obligations, and overall life stress, it's always a good idea to take a break and move around as much as you comfortably and safely can. With that said, it's easier said than done to book a place and go through with your travel plans. The hardest part of the experience is picking a place to visit (So. Many. Choices.), and that's where most people scrap the idea entirely.

Where to go on holiday in Bulgaria

Asako Maruoka's picture

Often forgotten and underestimated (probably because of the location), Bulgaria is becoming a more and more popular destination for travelers looking to explore somewhere historic, cultural, and new to them. There are so many places to see and moments to experience in Bulgaria! Here are my top three places to visit on your holidays in Bulgaria.

Where to go on holiday in Bulgaria

History Comes Alive in Old San Juan

by Sandy Bornstein / Mar 14, 2022 /
Sandy Bornstein's picture

Where in North America can you celebrate five centuries of history? From now until June 2022, Puerto Rico is celebrating the 500th anniversary of the founding of Old San Juan. Established by the Spaniards in 1521, Old San Juan has the distinction of being “the oldest continuously inhabited post-European contact city under United States territory and the second oldest in the entire Western Hemisphere.”

Why You Should Consider Experiencing A Crewed Catamaran Charter in Greece

Asako Maruoka's picture

With people becoming more adventurous and curious about traveling to other locations, there has been a significant growth in the number of tourists wanting a unique and luxury experience abroad. This has also sparked a curiosity in many individuals to visit top destinations like Greece, which is globally recognised for its luxury holiday ventures. 

Pages