The real challenge is finding someone that is willing to let you be free.
In The Palace of the Snow Queen, author Barbara Sjoholm explores all that Scandinavia has to offer—light, darkness, cold, snow, and people
America is Beautiful: 30 observations from a cross-country road trip. (Photo: David Lee)
Danielle reviews Gumbo Tales: Finding My Place at the New Orleans Table by Sara Roahen and finds it’s for more than just foodies.
The box reads, “For wherever the road takes you.” Perfect, I thought, as I opened it, put on the new Serengeti Siena glasses, and hopped into my packed car. For those of you that were unaware, I just returned from a solo 6-week cross-country road trip. I drove through 32 states, stopped in 25 cities, […]
The following is a sponsored post. No matter how many budget tips or tricks we use, traveling can get awfully expensive. And it’s oftentimes the flight’s fault. In the past year, the AP reported that the average cost of a domestic US flight was $328. When we consider the additional costs such as taxes and baggage […]
As a reader of travel books and memoirs, I think it’s safe to say that I am passionate about other people’s journeys. Keep in mind, however, that these journeys I speak of are hardly ever the physical ones. Each globetrotter, nomad, and wander-luster explores the world for his or her own unique reasons, experiences it […]
A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of joining fashion and travel writers and editors at a Robert Verdi Twitter Party. It was unlike anything I’ve ever been to: the apartment was chic and decorated with beach, as well as exotic, accents. There were platters of sliced vegetables, bread, meats, and cheeses. Bacardi Torched […]
I wasn’t used to the people I meet on the road not liking me.
One night I was listening to the Lost Girls speak about their travel experiences, and nearly 200 hours later, I already had my own solo 6-week cross-country road trip planned. Well, for the most part. In the past few weeks, I’ve heard all of it, from the “you’re absolutely insane!” to the “I’m so jealous, […]