Guest post: A friendship discovered in a remote region of China

One of the most interesting and fun things about traveling is the people you meet during your adventures. It’s an incredibly enriching experience to connect with people from all over the world. And it’s even better when that turns into real friendship. Here’s a guest post from Marinel de Jesus, a blogger at Brown Gal Trekker, … More Guest post: A friendship discovered in a remote region of China

Local find on the road: Asheville’s Battery Park Book Exchange & Champagne Bar

When traveling, it’s important to support local businesses at the destinations we visit. Try to stay away from chain restaurants you can eat at anywhere. And don’t only go to those top, typical tourist attractions – that’s no way to truly see a city… the real side to the city anyways. Visit the unique spots … More Local find on the road: Asheville’s Battery Park Book Exchange & Champagne Bar

10 travel bloggers share their favorite kayak destination

Kayaking is a fun activity to see destinations all over the world. It gets you outside to see your surroundings up close, and it’s a nice workout to keep you active during your travels. As a unique way to explore more of an area, kayaking allows you to see beautiful scenery and wildlife and experience relaxation, paddling down a river, … More 10 travel bloggers share their favorite kayak destination

Discovering ultimate off-the-grid wilderness on Greenland’s Arctic Circle Trail

As the flames of our fire flickered to life before us, we looked out towards the desolate beach. It was a crystal clear lake almost completely surrounded by hills and mountains. Besides two loons singing a tune, there was a quiet stillness as we waited for our beef-flavored noodles to cook. Here we were completely … More Discovering ultimate off-the-grid wilderness on Greenland’s Arctic Circle Trail

Upcoming Travels: Greenland & Arctic Circle Trail

Capping the summer off with the ultimate adventure It’s been an exciting summer for me travel-wise. I’ve visited four countries (England, Belgium, Germany, and Austria) and nine states in the US, including a cross-country road trip from Tennessee to California. Now, my boyfriend and I are about to embark on our biggest adventure to date … More Upcoming Travels: Greenland & Arctic Circle Trail

Six reasons Austrian Lake District needs to be on your European bucket list

Have you ever been to a destination where you stand in awe, in absolute disbelief that you’re actually there? You had seen hundreds of photos of this exact view, but now you’re here in the flesh. It’s as if everything surrounding you looks too perfect there’s no way it can possibly be real. That was … More Six reasons Austrian Lake District needs to be on your European bucket list

Germany’s Best Kept Secret – Mecklenburg Lake District

With my feet outstretched in our rental double kayak, we glided past a heron, endless green trees, and a shallow bank spotted with lily pads. It was a quiet, cloudless morning. Birds chirped to the rhythm of our paddling and the occasional pontoon floating by. We brought our kayak to shore as we spotted a relaxing … More Germany’s Best Kept Secret – Mecklenburg Lake District